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Plans can be ordered for five styles of outside seating you can build. (1) Patio stools built from 3/4" oak with seats of wrapped rope. (2) Collapsible deck chairs have three legs of 1-1/4" wood linked by rope. Dowels support a canvas sling seat and back. (3) Patio chairs and serving table are built from plywood and 1x12s. (4) Contemporary version of old park benches are built from 3/4" plywood and lumber. (5) A two-part chaise bench provides 12 feet of seating or sun bathing.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1974 (v.52#6) pg. 42

Sketch and photo show how to build a chaise longue from cedar fenceposts and 2x6s. Est. cost: $49.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1977 (v.55#7) pg. 115

Lounge chair slipcover and pillow gives a faded chaise new life. Est. cost: $25.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1984 (v.62#2) pg. 81, 148

Sunning platform has a canvas bed laced to a wooden frame. Est. cost: $98.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1987 (v.65#7) pg. 90, 151

Empire-style outdoor chaise longue with slated seat. Est. cost: $72.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1988 (v.66#7) pg. 37, 41

Chaise longue (French for long chair) features adjustable back, adjustable under-knee support, large wheels for ease of moving, and a small slide-out table which can be positioned on either the left or right side. Constructed from 60 running feet of 1x8 stock (spruce, pine, cedar, ...).
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Jul-Aug 1999 (v.22#9) pg. 28

Outdoor lounger is made from cedar decking material and features room for two. The dual backrests adjust independently to six different positions. Lawnmower wheels facititate moving this large unit.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Summer 2002 (v.25#9) pg. 18

Deck chaise built from plywood and dowels. Est. cost: $42 plus cushions.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1981 (v.4#9) pg. 23

Sturdy cedar chaise, umbrella table, and bench.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1983 (v.6#9) pg. 14
Added Info CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul 1983 (v.6#10) pg. 23

Poolside furniture built from 2x4, 2x6, 2x8, and 4x4 stock. Chaise lounge and matching table.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul 1988 (v.11#10) pg. 30

Portable sun chaise is made from 4 pieces of plywood hinged together and covered with a colorful foam pad.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 19 1981 (v.94#7) pg. 92, 164

Sun lounge made from pine and spruce is 79" long. One end has wheels and the other end has shaped handles. The backrest is adjustable/removable to permit you to sit up, recline, or stretch out.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #209 May-Jun 1980 (v.30#5) pg. 42

More classic 2x4 furniture. The Mock II chair and footstool can be flipped over to form a "hammock" or chaise longue.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #219 May-Jun 1981 (v.31#5) pg. 22

Redwood furniture set. (1) Chair and ottoman feature wooden frame covered with stretched canvas. (2) Umbrella table. (3) Chaise lounge.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #238 Apr 1983 (v.33#4) pg. 114

Outdoor lounger. Inclined tanning lounger features a modern styling, gracefully curved legs, curved top slats, and wheels. A matching table is also shown.
FINE WOODWORKING #64 May-Jun 1987 pg. 70

How to needlepoint the plastic mesh cover of a Samsonite Body Glove chaise longue. Pattern for tulip in a pot furnished.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING NEEDLECRAFT Spring-Summer 1978 pg. 70, 121

A chaise and chair to build with PVC pipe frames, canvas slings and cushions.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1980 (v.5#4) pg. 54

Outdoor chaise lounge for two is built from pressure treated lumber and has a built-in sunshade.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #638 Jul 1981 (v.77) pg. 80J

Easy-to-build outdoor redwood furniture. (1) Chaise lounge. (2) Chair. Both move about easily on 8" wooden wheels.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #662 Jul 1983 (v.79) pg. 59

King-size chaise longue holds two people.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1965 (v.124#2) pg. 140

Hooded chaise longue built from plyfoam.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1965 (v.124#5) pg. 151

Chaise longue chair. Wooden frame covered with webbing. Four legs. Fixed reclining position.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1966 (v.125#6) pg. 140

Build a redwood chaise with an adjustable backrest. Est. cost: $50.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1977 (v.147#6) pg. 120

Six outdoor classics in redwood. (1) Barbecue cart. (2) Chaise longue. (3) Telephone caddy. (4) Planter box. (5) Beverage serving tray. (6) Table.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1984 (v.161#7) pg. 94

An elegant redwood slatted chaise lounge features an adjustable back and rubber-tired steel wheels.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1999 (v.176#8) pg. 96

Heavy-duty chaise longue.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Sep 1963 (v.34#9) pg. 78

Build a rolling chaise lounge. Features an adjustable slatted seat and back. The wheels are metal pulley wheels equipped with V-belt "tires". Est. cost: $150.
SUNSET Jun 1984 (v.172#6) pg. 120, 174

Make a pad to fit your chaise longue.
SUNSET Jun 1984 (v.172#6) pg. 174

Modern, streamlined chaise longues rely on plywood and dowels as their primary materials. Est. cost: $75.
SUNSET Jun 1993 (v.190#6) pg. 118

Chaise longue with slatted top is built from heart redwood. Design scaled for standard 6-foot cushion. Complete instructions included. Est. cost: $160.
SUNSET Jun 1995 (v.194#6) pg. 108

Chaise lounge cushion with overlapping-blocks design in a plain weave.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #32 Spring 1984 (v.8#4) pg. 24

Chaise lounge and matching armchairs are made entirely from wood. Their "elegance" comes from clean lines, carefully rounded corners and a high-gloss finish.
WOOD MAGAZINE #5 Jun 1985 (v.2#3) pg. 58

Lazy-days chaise features a wooden frame, slatted seat and adjustable back, wheels for moving, and a standard cushion.
WOOD MAGAZINE #143 Sep 2002 (v.19#5) pg. 44, Insert

Chaise longue. Wooden framework features both an adjustable back rest and an adjustable leg rest. The whole unit can be moved around on two wooden wheels (wheelbarrow fashion).
WOODSMITH #45 Jun 1986 pg. 6, 12

Lounging around in style. An award-winning garden lounger features semi-circular laminated sides, tilting back, movable armrests, and a gently-curved seat and leg rest. Built entirely of Western red cedar.
WOODWORKING #21 Feb-Mar 1991 pg. 24

Chaise longue of wood and rope construction.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1963 (v.19#3) pg. 26

Sun sled chaise longue for sun bathers.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1963 (v.19#4) pg. 31

Convertible chaise lounge is built from wood. Use for outdoor seating, a low table, or as a plant stand. Back is adjustable from horizontal to vertical. Unit is 75" long and 24" wide.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1981 (v.37#4) pg. 34

Comfortable outdoor lounge chair (chaise longue) pivots to three positions. Built from 2x4, 2x6, and 2x8 lumber.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1986 (v.42#4) pg. 40

An adjustable lounge on wheels. Constructed entirely of wood, this slatted platform features adjustable backrest and leg rest. Large wheels facilitate moving.
WORKBENCH Jun-Jul 1992 (v.48#3) pg. 66
Added Info WORKBENCH Oct-Nov 1992 (v.48#5) pg. 8