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Jan. 17, 2008

Welcome back!

Check out the entries in the Lion Brand Yarn Slideshow Challenge. There are some fantastic projects and designs on display! Enter your own projects, click the button to vote for your favorites, and chat with the authors in the comment section! There's nothing like good feedback to inspire even more great projects. Check out the list here!

Which of our 14 great finalists should win the $15K VersaLaser? Let us know!

Check out these cool instructables!

How to UPGRADE from Vista to Windows XP on a Acer laptop
Did your new laptop come with Vista? Is it not as fast as you'd hoped? Here's how to switch back to XP.
posted by CharredPC on Jan 9, 2007
"Hide-in-plain-sight" Cat Litterbox
Build a cat litterbox that can be placed anywhere in your home. With a clever cage design, the litter doesn't spread out onto your carpet.
posted by Kiribub on Jan 14, 2008
Venezia Napkin Rings
Knit your own wire and bead napkin rings for Christmas or any other occasion. Each set uses 30 gauge wire and about 95 beads on each.
posted by evey5268 on Jan 11, 2008
Knife Making Without Tools
Make a hunting knife from a butter knife by rubbing it on wet pavement and wrapping the handle with cord. It looks and feels good in the hand.
posted by TimAnderson on Jan 11, 2008
Super Nightvision Headset Hack!
Make a Super Bright Nightvision Headset that lets you walk around in total darkness AND record what you see!
posted by Kipkay on Jan 16, 2008
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The DIY Fisheye Lens — Using Nothin' But a Pair of Old Glasses and Some Tape (Photojojo)
Instructables has teamed up with Photojojo bring you some really cool photograph tutorials, like this one for a slick DIY fisheye lens.

Homemade Whiteboard
Do whiteboard prices seem way too high? Make your own to get the dimensions you want and save a lot of cash.
posted by ausable on Jan 8, 2008
Furoshiki: Have Bed Sheet Will Travel
Furoshiki is a Japanese method of tying a piece of cloth into a wrapping or in this case a kickin' bag.
posted by keng on Jan 13, 2008
Make a Super Bouncy Ball
Learn how to make a great little toy using a chemical reaction and easy-to-get chemicals. Great science-fun for kids!
posted by pudi.dk on Jan 9, 2008
Bluetooth PSP/PS2 Headset Mod
Use a Bluetooth device for PSP games and the upcoming Skype addition. Also works for chatting while playing PS2 games on the PS3.
posted by N3M3515 on Jan 15, 2008
Airbrush
Make a portable lung-powered airbrush with a bit of tubing and scrap materials to apply that finishing touch to your latest masterpiece.
posted by msolek on Jan 10, 2008
 
Now go make something awesome, and I'll see you next week!

eric - Eric