Instructables: exploring - BE428C8A3A071029AC23001143E7E506 - craft - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:26:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Band-Flyer-Lamp/
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By: Koji Crill

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:20:28 PDT
Gift Card Envelope http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-Card-Envelope/
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By: cahelming

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:08:10 PDT
Wicked Witch Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Wicked-Witch-Pumpkin/
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By: Craft Klatch

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:35:13 PDT
S.H.I.E.L.D. Tote Bag (With Hidden Hydra Logo) http://www.instructables.com/id/SHIELD-Tote-Bag-With-Hidden-Hydra-Logo/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:32:02 PDT
Scale Model of Historic Building: Courthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Scale-Model-of-Historic-Building-Courthouse/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:11:54 PDT
How to Make a Perforated Key Ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Perforated-Key-Ring-Tags/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:12:10 PDT
Simple Leather Briefcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Briefcase/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 01:02:30 PDT
Thor's Mighty Odeon Hammer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thors-Mighty-Odeon-Hammer/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 18:07:28 PDT
How to Make a Key Ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Key-Ring-Tags/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 03:10:53 PDT
How to make a Minecraft Dirt Block Tissue Box Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Minecraft-Dirt-Block-Tissue-Box-Cove/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 04:44:31 PDT
Make Your Very Own Plush Kinect! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-You-Very-Own-Plush-Kinect/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 20:06:54 PST
Glowing Critters http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Critters/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:16:16 PDT
Impressed Sugru Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Impressed-Sugru-Stamps/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:08:34 PDT
How to make a vase for a single flower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-vase-for-a-single-flower/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:11:19 PDT
Picture Frame Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Terrarium/
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By: Teisha

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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:04:39 PDT
Foamboard Minecraft Diamond Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Foamboard-Minecraft-Diamond-Sword/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:32:27 PDT
Minecraft chest pencil case http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-chest-pencil-case/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:54:47 PDT
Video Tutorial: Magnetic Switch Light Up & Music Sponge Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Tutorial-Magnetic-Switch-Light-Up-Music-Spon/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 02:23:28 PDT
Glovebox/Ashtray Trash Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/GloveboxAshtray-Trash-Pouch/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:04:35 PDT
Scratch-Off Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-Off-Globe/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:57:34 PDT
5 Second Exploding Popsicle Stick Frizbee http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Second-Exploding-Popsicle-Stick-Frizbee/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:26:46 PDT
DIY Adventure Time Enchiridion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Adventure-Time-Enchiridion/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 16:47:53 PDT
LED Felt Carrot with Soft Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Felt-Carrot-with-Soft-Circuits/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 10:33:57 PDT
DIY Papercut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Papercut-Lamp/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:46:58 PDT
DIY "Brown" Bag (waxed canvas lunch bag) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Brown-Bag/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 08:28:36 PDT
DIY Invitation Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Invitation-Ornament/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:47:14 PDT
Become Your Own 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Become-Your-Own-3D-Printer/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:13:27 PDT
Sputnik Scultpure http://www.instructables.com/id/Sputnik-Scultpure/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:26:29 PDT
12 Amazing First Time Authors http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Amazing-First-Time-Authors/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction In this collection you will find 12 first time authors who this past week published some awesome projects. Check out these authors projects and be sure to make these first time authors feel welcome! Giant Bubble Wands How to make giant bubbles, really how can not be the most amazing thing you've...
By: MsSweetSatisfaction

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:46:59 PDT
DIY Live Edge Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Live-Edge-Clock/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:40:45 PDT
Easy Incense Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/incense-holders/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:10:17 PDT
Leather Craft+Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-CraftLighting/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:15:33 PDT
How to Make a Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paracord-Bracelet-6/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:25:26 PDT
Pom Poms By The Dozen Or More http://www.instructables.com/id/Pom-Poms-By-The-Dozen-Or-More/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:46:24 PDT
How to make a Japanese lampshade. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Japanese-lampshade/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:37:26 PDT
Decoupage a 3D print object http://www.instructables.com/id/Decoupage-a-3D-print-object/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:26:32 PDT
DIY Construction Paper Solar Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Construction-Paper-Solar-Prints/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:51:25 PDT
How to make an Origami Ninja Star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Origami-Ninja-Star-3/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:10:42 PDT
Mary Poppins Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Mary-Poppins-Umbrella/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:48:48 PDT
How to Make a Dragon Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Dragon-Head/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 00:02:04 PDT
Homemade Flower Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flower-Hat/
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By: Erica_DIY

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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