Instructables: exploring - BE428C8A3A071029AC23001143E7E506 - craft - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 2 Aug 2014 00:31:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homemade Flower Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flower-Hat/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:41:20 PDT
Easy Knitted Gramma Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Knitted-Grama-Slippers/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:14:29 PDT
Retro Camper Hoop Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Camper-Hoop-Art/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:23:50 PDT
How to make your own Octopus Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Octopus-Plushie/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 17:24:05 PDT
Welcome to the Jungle- Elephant Head Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Welcome-to-the-Jungle-Elephant-Head-Papercraft/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:08:03 PDT
Cardboard Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Boxbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Chassis-for-Cheap-Robots-1-Boxbot/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:43:34 PDT
Foam Creations: The Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Creations-The-Hook/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:29:57 PDT
Comic Book Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Shoes/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:17:11 PDT
Don’t Upset Kitty! (LittleBits Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-Upset-Kitty-LittleBits-Project/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:32:55 PDT
Cute Concrete Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Concrete-Planter/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:25:04 PDT
Dinosaur Serving Dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Serving-Dish/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:15:42 PDT
Motors and Wheels for Cheap Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Motors-and-Wheels-for-Cheap-Robots/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:42:15 PDT
Trophy Wine Bottle Toppers http://www.instructables.com/id/Trophy-Wine-Bottle-Toppers/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:56:17 PDT
Paper Motorized Walking Machine "Sculpture" http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Motorized-Walking-Machine-Sculpture/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:48:10 PDT
Green Hornet/Kato Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-HornetKato-Mask/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:45:54 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Business Card Case/Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Business-Card-CaseHolder/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 20:31:17 PDT
Felted Kitty Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Felted-Kitty-Cats/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:39:47 PDT
Yarn Patriotic Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Patriotic-Wreath/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 16:39:08 PDT
Make a Tank Top From an Old T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Tank-Top-From-an-Old-T-shirt/
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 14:44:40 PDT
DIY Beeswax Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beeswax-Crayons/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:14:04 PDT
DIYS Ribbon Lei & Head Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYS-Ribbon-Lei-Head-Piece/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 08:12:01 PDT
How to make your own Cthulhu Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-Cthulhu-Plushie/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 19:47:30 PDT
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cookie-Cutter-of-Instructables-Robot-Natural-c/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 19:28:41 PDT
Felt cupcake delicious http://www.instructables.com/id/Felt-cupcake-delicious/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2009 18:19:06 PDT
How To Make The Bitty-Q - (A Drink-Can BBQ) #Mikehacks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-The-Bitty-Q-A-Drink-Can-BBQ/
How To Make The Bitty-Q - (A Drink-Can BBQ) #Mikehacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/0TA3/HWUJY554/FG60TA3HWUJY554.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/0TA3/HWUJY554/FG60TA3HWUJY554.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/0TA3/HWUJY554/FG60TA3HWUJY554.SMALL.jpg The King of Random Got an itch to grill, but don't have a BBQ handy? Here's an awesome little hack, to satisfy your meaty cravings one bratwurst at a time! Watch the Video! WARNING: Cutting aluminum cans will give the metal very sharp edges. Sharp edges cut skin. You may want to use gloves to mitigate any risk....
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 10:38:06 PDT
Puzzle invitations - solve it and you're invited! http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-wedding-invitations-solve-it-and-youre-invi/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:28:15 PDT
Keepsake jar with secret messages http://www.instructables.com/id/Keepsake-jar-with-secret-messages/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:58:58 PDT
Superhero Hooded Towel http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Hooded-Towel/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:29:15 PDT
Custom Faux Batik Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Faux-Batik-Fabric/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 08:11:43 PDT
Diffused Glue Stick Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Diffused-Glue-Stick-Lamp/
Diffused Glue Stick Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/733T/HWNUD1P0/F82733THWNUD1P0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/733T/HWNUD1P0/F82733THWNUD1P0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/733T/HWNUD1P0/F82733THWNUD1P0.SMALL.jpg vishalapr Last week, I received the glue gun I ordered almost a month ago which I replaced with my older mini glue gun. The mini glue gun used thin glue sticks(7mm) whereas the new one I got used only normal sized glue sticks(10mm). So I had a whole bunch of these thin glue sticks left over, thought for a bit...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:51:32 PDT
Cardboard Cryptex Safe! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Cryptex-Safe/
Cardboard Cryptex Safe! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/0V53/HWP86NP0/FKR0V53HWP86NP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/0V53/HWP86NP0/FKR0V53HWP86NP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/0V53/HWP86NP0/FKR0V53HWP86NP0.SMALL.jpg comsa42 A cryptex is a portable vault used to hide messages and valuables. Most cryptexes are built from robust materials such as metal and wood. However, a cryptex can also be built out of cardboard. A cardboard cryptex is easier to build than a metal or wooden one. Obviously, a cardboard cryptex is just f...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 16:16:52 PDT
Chalkboard Memo Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalkboard-Memo-Wreath/
Chalkboard Memo Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/6CG8/HWLCX48J/FMO6CG8HWLCX48J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/6CG8/HWLCX48J/FMO6CG8HWLCX48J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/6CG8/HWLCX48J/FMO6CG8HWLCX48J.SMALL.jpg amalkhan This Instructable is dedicated to online shoppers who have packages waiting for them on their doorsteps daily. I, like many of you, looked forward to seeing brown boxes piled up at my door, but was getting agitated by the sound of the doorbell ringing whilst my offspring napped. How could I still ha...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 12:53:19 PDT
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Vertical-Blinds/
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept Easy, stylish, budget-friendly DIY pallet wood vertical blinds! As created by humboldtartdept.blogspot.com! Install top plate connector Screw the top plate connector into your window frame. Screw in 3/8" threaded rod and 3/4" split ring hangars. Install conduit piece Cut 1/2" diameter condui...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:03:16 PDT
Knit a Working Circuit Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-a-Working-Circuit-Board/
Knit a Working Circuit Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y0EQ/HWIMST00/FP8Y0EQHWIMST00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y0EQ/HWIMST00/FP8Y0EQHWIMST00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y0EQ/HWIMST00/FP8Y0EQHWIMST00.SMALL.jpg jseay For this instructable, I'll demonstrate how to knit circuitry, using a simple LED circuit as an example. The instructions assume you already know how to knit, solder, and wire up LEDs. (If you need to brush up on those skills, there are great tutorials all over the web.)IntroductionAfter discoveri...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:16:41 PDT
Beeswax Sushi Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Beeswax-Sushi-Candles/
Beeswax Sushi Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SMALL.jpg smori These California roll and tuna roll beeswax candles are fun to display around your house or give as wedding favors! Materials Beeswax honeycomb sheets (black, white, light pink, dark pink, green, red)WickRulerKnifeBlow dryer California Roll: Crab Meat For the crab meat for the California roll ...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:00:27 PDT
DIY Sidewalk Chalk http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sidewalk-Chalk/
DIY Sidewalk Chalk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/5196/HWDFE2AT/FY15196HWDFE2AT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/5196/HWDFE2AT/FY15196HWDFE2AT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/5196/HWDFE2AT/FY15196HWDFE2AT.SMALL.jpg creativity123 Are you tired of buying sidewalk chalk to draw on the sidewalk every summer? Well, you found the right instructable! This DIY Sidewalk Chalk is perfect for drawing on the sidewalk and it is washable! Drawing on the sidewalk can be very fun, so let's start making our own DIY Sidewalk Chalk! :) Gath...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 13:48:20 PDT
'Merican Leather Belt (w/ Shotgun Shell Conchos) http://www.instructables.com/id/Merican-Leather-Belt-w-Shotgun-Shell-Conchos/
'Merican Leather Belt (w/ Shotgun Shell Conchos) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/695R/HWCJJAE3/F66695RHWCJJAE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/695R/HWCJJAE3/F66695RHWCJJAE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/695R/HWCJJAE3/F66695RHWCJJAE3.SMALL.jpg from_the_toolbox Yes, you read correctly, this is the best 'Merican belt you can ever make. The best feature of the belt is its custom made shotgun shell conchos. This is a great project to show just how 'Merican you are and use up some of your empty shells.Overview: In this instructable you will learn how to: 1) ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:19:43 PDT
DIY Magnetic Dart Board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magnetic-Dart-Board/
DIY Magnetic Dart Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/D8UY/HWCJIW1L/FE6D8UYHWCJIW1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/D8UY/HWCJIW1L/FE6D8UYHWCJIW1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/D8UY/HWCJIW1L/FE6D8UYHWCJIW1L.SMALL.jpg Golddogs123 Sick of all of those holes being punctured in your dartboard? No problem. Now you can test your dart-throwing skills with this incredible magnetic dartboard! Since it is magnetic, it doesn't wreck the dart board by making holes every time you throw a dart. It was designed with the standard dartboard...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:07:57 PDT
Custom Reupholstered Bicycle Saddle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Reupholstered-Bicycle-Saddle/
Custom Reupholstered Bicycle Saddle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/0YFR/HWCJI3EZ/FC50YFRHWCJI3EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/0YFR/HWCJI3EZ/FC50YFRHWCJI3EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/0YFR/HWCJI3EZ/FC50YFRHWCJI3EZ.SMALL.jpg Mark Christian Bolick SUTURE In this Instructable you will learn how to design and construct your own custom reupholstered bicycle saddle out of genuine leather. More advanced instructions will teach you how to add perforations to your embossed logo, as depicted. General instructions will teach you how to emboss a personalized ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:04:57 PDT
Painted Spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Spoons/
Painted Spoons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/JYKA/HW8T6ALE/F3FJYKAHW8T6ALE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/JYKA/HW8T6ALE/F3FJYKAHW8T6ALE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/JYKA/HW8T6ALE/F3FJYKAHW8T6ALE.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Same ol' boring spoons got you yawning? Spruce them up with a little bit of whimsy and color!In this instructable, I'll show you how to paint wooden cooking spoons. Let's get started! Materials For this project, you will need:Wooden Spoons Acrylic paint(s) Paint brush(s)Optional- Masking tape or...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:26:41 PDT
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Bookends-with-Hot-Glue/
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Dinosaur Bookends!Upcycle old plastic dinosaurs and pallet wood into the coolest bookends! Supplies You'll need:scrap woodplastic dinosaur toyshobby knifehot glue/gunspray paint Glue Bookends and Bisect Dino I cut some scrap wood into blocks. it's about 4 inches wide.I used two 6" tall pieces ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 13:14:46 PDT
Leather Juggling Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Juggling-Balls/
Leather Juggling Balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/HYIE/HW4OI8OF/FXIHYIEHW4OI8OF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/HYIE/HW4OI8OF/FXIHYIEHW4OI8OF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/HYIE/HW4OI8OF/FXIHYIEHW4OI8OF.SMALL.jpg chrismori Learning to juggle with round balls can be a challenge because if you drop them, they tend to roll away. These leather juggling balls won't roll away on you because they are filled with bird seed. They are a nice size and weight and are ideal for beginners and experts too. Materials You will need...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 00:19:23 PDT
Elegant Butterfly Cut Out Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Elegant-Butterfly-Cut-Out-Card/
Elegant Butterfly Cut Out Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/WW51/HW0FVQ2Q/FJ6WW51HW0FVQ2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/WW51/HW0FVQ2Q/FJ6WW51HW0FVQ2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/WW51/HW0FVQ2Q/FJ6WW51HW0FVQ2Q.SMALL.jpg shazni Weddings are so romantic. The first indication of what type of wedding it's going to be is indicated in your card. So think carefully what theme you want and then plan your card accordingly. The texture of your card, the colors, everything depends on what you want your wedding to look like. Here i...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 13:03:33 PDT
Canvas Shoes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-Shoes/
Canvas Shoes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/A0Y7/HW3K5K43/FXEA0Y7HW3K5K43.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/A0Y7/HW3K5K43/FXEA0Y7HW3K5K43.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/A0Y7/HW3K5K43/FXEA0Y7HW3K5K43.SMALL.jpg notnowmyheadhurts LETS PUT A SMILE ON THAT...SHOE? Good News Everyone! You're all probably wondering why I've gathered you all here today, well I have a fun project for you! A project that will make you the coolest Bat around! The Concepts: You can transfer an image onto a canvas by covering the back of said image wi...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 13:26:40 PDT
DIY Can Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Can-Light/
DIY Can Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/KBQG/HVXBXMHR/FPZKBQGHVXBXMHR.SMALL.jpg MarkYu Here's a fun little DIY project that turns out very nice. This is also a very cheap project to do since it consists of household items. Read on to find out how to make this really neat lighting fixture! Materials Materials-Soup Can -Lid to fit the can-Drill-Drill bit (I found a 13/64 in. bit to w...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:49:31 PDT
Decoy Strawberry Rocks to Deter Bird Burglars http://www.instructables.com/id/Decoy-Strawberry-Rocks-to-Deter-Bird-Burglars/
Decoy Strawberry Rocks to Deter Bird Burglars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/OCQK/HWLD47JB/FFZOCQKHWLD47JB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/OCQK/HWLD47JB/FFZOCQKHWLD47JB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/OCQK/HWLD47JB/FFZOCQKHWLD47JB.SMALL.jpg smori These painted strawberry rocks will fool pesky birds from stealing the real strawberries from your garden. The birds will be attracted to the realistically painted berries. Once the birds get fed up with the rocks, they'll leave your strawberries alone. Gather Materials Materials:rocks (thoroughl...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 23:19:00 PDT
Cross-Stitched Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Stitched-Instructables-Robot/
Cross-Stitched Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/1JPC/HVTWFXNY/FP51JPCHVTWFXNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/1JPC/HVTWFXNY/FP51JPCHVTWFXNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/1JPC/HVTWFXNY/FP51JPCHVTWFXNY.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz I posted a request on this forum topic for Instructables robot contest! Though I didn't get any reply but I was really surprised and excited when a saw that Instructables has finally launched 'Instructables robot contest'!Since I've started cross stitching again I thought .. why not cross stitch In...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 01:31:08 PDT
elle, e-Waste Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/elle-e-Waste-Jewelry/
elle, e-Waste Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SMALL.jpg ameliechucky This is a personal project inspired by all every day electronic devices and the speed with which they are discarded nowadays. Since I live in USA, I am surprised by how quickly multiple objects are considered garbage and you can easily find them on the streets every day. I have collected objects...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 14:37:04 PDT
Assassin's Micro Crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Assassins-Micro-Crossbow/
Assassin's Micro Crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/XTHN/HVR7P4VG/F0LXTHNHVR7P4VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/XTHN/HVR7P4VG/F0LXTHNHVR7P4VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/XTHN/HVR7P4VG/F0LXTHNHVR7P4VG.SMALL.jpg The King of Random This article of desktop weaponry accommodates multiple rounds of ammunition, launches exploding tipped cross-bow bolts, and slings wooden matches over 30 feet away. In this project we're turning some ordinary household items, into a surprisingly versatile, micro-crossbow. Watch the Video! WARNIN...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 20:32:15 PDT
How to Make a light for Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-light-for-Photography/
How to Make a light for Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EIQW/HUYLT1F7/F3PEIQWHUYLT1F7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EIQW/HUYLT1F7/F3PEIQWHUYLT1F7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/EIQW/HUYLT1F7/F3PEIQWHUYLT1F7.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu How to Make a light for PhotographyWhen you take a picture of something, you can't do it well if the light is dark.Make the light for photography to get enough light. Materials a base boarda corrugated plastica velcro tapean aluminum foila socketa double sided tapea switcha outleta joining termi...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 06:52:24 PDT