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Garden kneeler. Handy garden project serves as both a low bench and a kneeling pad.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Mar 2000 (v.23#5) pg. 29

Denim gardener's apron has built-in knee pads which fold-up into pockets when not needed. Est. cost: $16.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 26 1982 (v.95#15) pg. 104, 157

Kneepad pockets. Sew pockets on the knees of your workpants. Stuff them with foam pads when doing a lot a kneeling.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #348 May 1994 (v.44#5) pg. 87

Wordless Workshop suggests how to make a portable, padded kneeling bench for gardening with loops to hold hand tools.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #377 Apr 1997 (v.47#4) pg. 116

The sleeping pad made of ensolite used by campers is recommended as a kneeling pad for gardeners.
FINE GARDENING #66 Mar-Apr 1999 pg. 10

In-line skating kneepads recommended for use when gardening.
FINE GARDENING #68 Jul-Aug 1999 pg. 8

Tip: Reinforce and cushion the knees of work pants by attaching bonded padding material (used for quilts).
FINE HOMEBUILDING #47 Jun-Jul 1988 pg. 28

Tip on adding knee-level belt loops on each side of your work pants to prevent knee pads from slipping down.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #105 Oct-Nov 1996 pg. 38

Tip: Make waterproof knee protectors from old truck tire inner tube.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1981 (v.25#3) pg. 32

Kneeling bench for gardeners is built from pine, with a 1" thick foam pad covered by vinyl. Leather straps on each end serve as tool holders.
HOME MECHANIX #683 Mar 1985 (v.81) pg. 70
Correction HOME MECHANIX #689 Sep 1985 (v.81) pg. 9

Padded kneeling bench features hand rails that make getting up and down easier, plus a tray for tools.
HOMEOWNER Jan-Feb 1987 (v.12#1) pg. 20

Home-made knee pads from carpet scraps.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1987 (v.12#10) pg. 63

Boat cushion type of life preserver recommended as a garden kneeler.
KITCHEN GARDEN #6 Dec 1996-Jan 1997 pg. 10

Shealring knee pads. Make a pair of strap-on knee pads from odd pieces of woolskin. The wool is placed inside when wearing.

How to make a trio of garden helpers. A hose guard, dibbles and cord, and a kneeling bench.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #87 May-Jun 1984 pg. 152

Kneeler bench for gardeners has side shelves for tools.
ORGANIC GARDENING Mar 1979 (v.26#3) pg. 84

Garden kneeling pad made from pieces of old garden hose.
ORGANIC GARDENING Mar 1982 (v.29#3) pg. 20

Add "knee savers" padding to gardening pants.
ORGANIC GARDENING Sep 1985 (v.32#9) pg. 19

Combination knee-pad and garden caddy is made from a 1x2-foot piece of plywood with a rag rug fastened to one end and a plastic basket fastened to the other end.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1986 (v.33#2) pg. 24

Gardener's kneeling bench provides a padded surface off the ground and has a compartment in the base for hand tools.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jun 1989 (v.36#6) pg. 62

Tip recommends sewing patch pockets onto knees of gardening pants to hold foam kneepads.
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov-Dec 1997 (v.44#8) pg. 72

Tip: Attach a carpeted pad to the inside of a pickup's tailgate to reduce knee pain.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1990 (v.167#12) pg. 53

Combination tool carrier and kneeling bench for gardening and other low jobs.
POPULAR SCIENCE May 1964 (v.184#5) pg. 204

Double-duty garden stool for either sitting or kneeling.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #51 May 1996 (v.9#3) pg. 26, Insert

Make a kneepad garden apron.
WOMAN'S DAY Apr 7 1981 (v.44#8) pg. 164

How to build a padded kneeler and garden tool caddy combination.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1977 (v.33#4) pg. 57