ReadyMade: How to Make [Almost] Everything: A Do-It-Yourself Primer
The do-it-yourself experts at ReadyMade magazine have a new book out instructing in the art of design - offering projects like a custom coffee table constructed out of phone books, a chopstick clock, a colander light sconce and a shoebox shoji screen, all with complete instructions. The authors even document the pros and cons and successes and failures of their projects. $16.50
It's from ReadyMade, how could you go wrong?