Instructables: exploring - - patch - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:00:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 How To Patch a Front Tire Presta Valve Bicycle Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Patch-a-Front-Tire-Presta-Valve-Bicycle-Tub/
How To Patch a Front Tire Presta Valve Bicycle Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TYBE/HSGFTSUB/FI4TYBEHSGFTSUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TYBE/HSGFTSUB/FI4TYBEHSGFTSUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/TYBE/HSGFTSUB/FI4TYBEHSGFTSUB.SMALL.jpg jediahwh These instructions will help the reader patch a punctured presta valve tube for the front tire of their bicycle. You will first learn how to remove the tire and tube in order to inspect it for holes. You will then be instructed on how to patch the tube before finally returning the tube and tire to t...
By: jediahwh

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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 20:12:38 PST
bike tube repair http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-tube-repair/
bike tube repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/GB1F/HMWVZ7OW/F8PGB1FHMWVZ7OW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/GB1F/HMWVZ7OW/F8PGB1FHMWVZ7OW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/GB1F/HMWVZ7OW/F8PGB1FHMWVZ7OW.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Repairing a bike inner tube is not only simple and cheap, but it's also mandatory in respect for the environment. Indeed a punctured tube can be repaired many times before being thrown out. A different matter is when the tube is cut or the valve leaks, since it's more difficult repair the tube. Anyw...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:15:41 PDT
Intermediate MaxMSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intermediate-MaxMSP/
Intermediate MaxMSP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/EMGS/HLZRHB7C/FA3EMGSHLZRHB7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/EMGS/HLZRHB7C/FA3EMGSHLZRHB7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/EMGS/HLZRHB7C/FA3EMGSHLZRHB7C.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei This Instructable is a continuation of Intro to MaxMSP, a three part workshop I'm teaching at Women's Audio Mission here in San Francisco.  This Instructable build upon the topics discussed in Intro to MaxMSP and introduces some ways to work with audio in Max.  Part 3 of the workshop focuses on how ...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 19:28:44 PDT
Intro to MaxMSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-MaxMSP/
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:27:59 PDT
How to fix torn Converse and replace eyelets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-torn-Converse-and-replace-eyelets/
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By: Pavelos

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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 23:58:59 PDT
Patching Denim http://www.instructables.com/id/Patching-Denim/
Patching Denim - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/KJ8E/HEQ3572Z/FOGKJ8EHEQ3572Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/KJ8E/HEQ3572Z/FOGKJ8EHEQ3572Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/KJ8E/HEQ3572Z/FOGKJ8EHEQ3572Z.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura I very rarely buy new clothes, and instead recycle and repurpose my clothes until they are unwearable.  The most common repair I have to do, is fixing the crotch/inner thigh of my pants. I have performed this operation on dozens of pants, and it is very easily fixed, if you have a little bit of pat...
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Mon, 25 Mar 2013 22:51:08 PDT
Design and Machine-Embroider Iron-On Patches http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Machine-Embroider-Iron-On-Patches/
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 11:07:46 PDT
Patching Jeans; A simple Instructable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Patching-Jeans-A-simple-Instructable/
Patching Jeans; A simple Instructable. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/7DTW/H6S41PTK/FOE7DTWH6S41PTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/7DTW/H6S41PTK/FOE7DTWH6S41PTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/7DTW/H6S41PTK/FOE7DTWH6S41PTK.SMALL.jpg DanielConstable Hello and welcome to, as the title says, a simple Instructable! This is my attempt at making an easy to follow, and to the point instructable on how to patch jeans. Well gosh, looks like you've ripped your jeans. This is a rip no bigger than a quarter, but it's unsightly all the same. Cleaning ...
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Tue, 11 Sep 2012 12:54:48 PDT
Patch a truck bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Patch-a-truck-bench/
Patch a truck bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/Y9AX/H6730WTN/F7BY9AXH6730WTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/Y9AX/H6730WTN/F7BY9AXH6730WTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/Y9AX/H6730WTN/F7BY9AXH6730WTN.SMALL.jpg Zibodiz I just bought a used truck in great shape, except for a nasty hole in the bench seat.  Thankfully, that's pretty easy to fix.  Of course, this isn't for show cars, but a work truck doesn't need to be pretty; just functional. Materials needed First, you need some material to to use as a patch.  De...
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Sat, 1 Sep 2012 20:41:56 PDT
Fix a Hole in Stucco http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-Hole-in-Stucco/
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 17:39:54 PDT
How to create a hard-wearing knee patch for your kid's pants! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-hard-wearing-knee-patch-for-your-k/
How to create a hard-wearing knee patch for your kid's pants! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/0EHY/H4AGDLNR/FOY0EHYH4AGDLNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/0EHY/H4AGDLNR/FOY0EHYH4AGDLNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/0EHY/H4AGDLNR/FOY0EHYH4AGDLNR.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This Instructable was inspired by the lovely Ellen's post on gurus about How to save a favourite pair of trousers.  Thanks Ellen! The knees are always the first bit to go on kids pants - and it's a similar situation with the elbows on shirts. This project provides a fun and easy way to add knee or...
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Wed, 11 Jul 2012 04:48:40 PDT
Make Bulk Bicycle Tube Patch Kits http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bulk-Bicycle-Tube-Patch-Kits/
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Wed, 4 Jul 2012 20:33:23 PDT
Screen and Grout Fill-in http://www.instructables.com/id/Screen-and-Grout-Fill-in/
Screen and Grout Fill-in - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/X50N/H1YONCWG/FB9X50NH1YONCWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/X50N/H1YONCWG/FB9X50NH1YONCWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/X50N/H1YONCWG/FB9X50NH1YONCWG.SMALL.jpg Thinkenstein The underside of my cement washing machine was awkward to clean of leaves and other debris (see:    http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-powered-WASHING-MACHINE  ).  At first, I decided to block it in solidly with styrofoam and cement, but then decided to take a more minimalist approach, just creati...
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Wed, 9 May 2012 03:49:49 PDT
Grout and Screen Hole Patching http://www.instructables.com/id/Grout-and-Screen-Hole-Patching/
Grout and Screen Hole Patching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GVF/H0OJ6PXR/FK08GVFH0OJ6PXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GVF/H0OJ6PXR/FK08GVFH0OJ6PXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GVF/H0OJ6PXR/FK08GVFH0OJ6PXR.SMALL.jpg Thinkenstein For irregular patching jobs, like this one in an exterior privacy wall, plastic window screen and grout can be a cheap, quick, and easy way to do them.   This wall is made of nylon fishnet and cement.  Although only about 1/8 inch thick in many places, it has somehow managed to survive hurricanes. ...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2012 06:57:53 PDT
Patching a hole with skewers http://www.instructables.com/id/Patching-a-hole-with-skewers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/C8LL/GZQ40L7L/FHTC8LLGZQ40L7L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/C8LL/GZQ40L7L/FHTC8LLGZQ40L7L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/C8LL/GZQ40L7L/FHTC8LLGZQ40L7L.SMALL.jpg alejandroerickson A couple of seasons ago, one of my pontoons got some water in it.  To remove the water I liberally drilled holes in the pontoon and forced air through it for a month or two.  When the time came to patch the holes, this is what I did. 1.  I stuck short pieces of skewers into a hole I wanted to patc...
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Tue, 13 Mar 2012 10:03:16 PDT
Repair Down Booties http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Down-Booties/
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Tue, 6 Mar 2012 14:35:30 PST
How to Easily Sew a Patch onto a Shirt or Jacket! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Easily-Sew-a-Patch-onto-a-Shirt-or-Jacket/
How to Easily Sew a Patch onto a Shirt or Jacket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LU2C/GV0RRMTH/FAKLU2CGV0RRMTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LU2C/GV0RRMTH/FAKLU2CGV0RRMTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/LU2C/GV0RRMTH/FAKLU2CGV0RRMTH.SMALL.jpg Robot Lover I recently received an instructables patch and wanted to sew it on my jacket. I figured that there are probably other people out there that would like to sew a patch onto an article of clothing but don't know how, so I decided to make a simple instructable on how to do just that! If you have any sug...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2011 21:10:10 PST
Pumpkin Patch Pops http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Patch-Pops/
Pumpkin Patch Pops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/6T3E/GTXKH5UR/FNZ6T3EGTXKH5UR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/6T3E/GTXKH5UR/FNZ6T3EGTXKH5UR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/6T3E/GTXKH5UR/FNZ6T3EGTXKH5UR.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch A symbol of autumn - on a stick ! Spice cake flavored cake pop. Ingredients You will need: 1 box of cake mix ( + eggs, oil, water) frosting candy melts -2 bags gel food dye (not the kind for icing) Pretzel rods - 6 decorator's bag lollipop sticks 6"-9" - 12 Wax paper 12 cake pops Make the Ca...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 19:56:56 PDT
Lil' Pumpkin Patch Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lil-Pumpkin-Patch-Bracelet/
Lil' Pumpkin Patch Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/CJQQ/GTYSUXV7/FETCJQQGTYSUXV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/CJQQ/GTYSUXV7/FETCJQQGTYSUXV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/CJQQ/GTYSUXV7/FETCJQQGTYSUXV7.SMALL.jpg sandgurl Here is how I made my Lil' Pumpkin Patch Bracelet. I decided to make a memory wire bracelet type because it will fit most adult wrist. You can also make child's bracelet by using a smaller diameter memory wire. Supplies: Orange Beads (I used Czech Glass #6 -Make sure the hole for the bead is not t...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 07:43:27 PDT
The Instructables Mini Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Instructables-Mini-Wallet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/QEPM/GO2NM4JE/FC2QEPMGO2NM4JE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/QEPM/GO2NM4JE/FC2QEPMGO2NM4JE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/QEPM/GO2NM4JE/FC2QEPMGO2NM4JE.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead BEHOLD!  Robot can do much more than look after Instructables - he can look after your money (credit cards, gift cards, and old student ID)! To sew: Using a zipper foot on your sewing machine and leaving a long tail of thread, straight stitch along the sides and bottom pivoting at each corner....
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Tue, 24 May 2011 17:11:56 PDT
QR-Code Cross Stitch Patch http://www.instructables.com/id/QR-Code-Cross-Stitch-Patch/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2010 18:42:24 PST
Fix a flat bike tire - the Way of the Innertube http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-flat-bike-tire-the-Way-of-the-Innertube/
Fix a flat bike tire - the Way of the Innertube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/5AZ2/GGK20O0V/FAB5AZ2GGK20O0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/5AZ2/GGK20O0V/FAB5AZ2GGK20O0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/5AZ2/GGK20O0V/FAB5AZ2GGK20O0V.SMALL.jpg dan The Way of the Innertube - aka - How to fix a flat tire with your shoelace When it comes to fixing a flat tire I suggest first contemplating your philosophy towards life. The theory of the flat tire is simple, the reality can be maddening to the unprepared. Yet, there are many paths to your goal. ...
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Mon, 15 Nov 2010 22:24:49 PST
Cloth Covered Banana Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloth-Covered-Banana-Cables/
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Sat, 4 Sep 2010 23:35:02 PDT
Make an instructables patch to apply to your projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-instructables-patch-to-apply-to-your-proje/
Make an instructables patch to apply to your projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/QP3S/G7DYXUXX/FBBQP3SG7DYXUXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/QP3S/G7DYXUXX/FBBQP3SG7DYXUXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/QP3S/G7DYXUXX/FBBQP3SG7DYXUXX.SMALL.jpg derte84 The purpose of this project is to provide a link between an object and the instructable nedded to build it. For this project I will make a patch to apply to my messanger bag (instructables: www.instructables.com/id/Storm-proof-messenger-bag/ or simply point your qr-code reader to the photo of this i...
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Wed, 31 Mar 2010 12:51:13 PDT
SewUseful Plushie Personal Boom-box / Goodnight Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/SewUseful-Plushie-Personal-Boom-box--Goodnight-Pi/
SewUseful Plushie Personal Boom-box / Goodnight Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/YLXX/F46WOAO6/FQ1YLXXF46WOAO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/YLXX/F46WOAO6/FQ1YLXXF46WOAO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/YLXX/F46WOAO6/FQ1YLXXF46WOAO6.SMALL.jpg opcp There are people, like my husband, who like to fall asleep in complete silence. Then there is the rest of us, who like background music or soothing sounds to lull us into the nightscape. Often these silence sleepers complain when we sound sleepers need our noise to catch our 40 winks and we are left...
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Mon, 16 Jul 2007 15:43:41 PDT
Patch leather jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Patch-leather-jacket/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2009 04:13:30 PDT
Hug & touch sensitive Instructables robot patch http://www.instructables.com/id/Hug-amp-touch-sensitive-Instructables-robot-patc/
Hug & touch sensitive Instructables robot patch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/42H2/FWBNIZON/FMN42H2FWBNIZON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/42H2/FWBNIZON/FMN42H2FWBNIZON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/42H2/FWBNIZON/FMN42H2FWBNIZON.SMALL.jpg aniomagic I always wanted to make a simple, yet decent project with this patch, and the "pocket-sized" contest seemed like the perfect opportunity to make a robot mascot. This chap sits in my shirt pocket, just like in the contest icon, and goes with me wherever, ready to shine his light upon the world...Anyw...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2009 16:35:59 PDT
Darn! http://www.instructables.com/id/Darn/
Darn! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MWG3/FWI9VGQJ/FGGMWG3FWI9VGQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MWG3/FWI9VGQJ/FGGMWG3FWI9VGQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/MWG3/FWI9VGQJ/FGGMWG3FWI9VGQJ.SMALL.jpg TimAnderson "Darning" with a sewing machine is a quick way to sew repairs without patches, planning, or much skill. It doesn't matter how rotten and worn away the cloth is to start out.Make your stuff last forever. Save the planet.My favorite Makassarese sarong had a big rip in the back. A sarong is a tube of ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2009 23:19:03 PDT
PATCHING RUBBER WORK GLOVES http://www.instructables.com/id/PATCHING-RUBBER-WORK-GLOVES/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2009 01:50:39 PDT
How to Repair the Heel of Athletic Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-the-Heel-of-Athletic-Shoes/
How to Repair the Heel of Athletic Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/1U80/FFKCQA79/FS61U80FFKCQA79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/1U80/FFKCQA79/FS61U80FFKCQA79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/1U80/FFKCQA79/FS61U80FFKCQA79.SMALL.jpg neffk The heel of my athletic shoes wear out before the rest of the shoe. This instructable is all about how to glue in some cloth and secure it with a few stitches. Glue in Cloth Glue in a bit of cloth over the worn out part of the heel. Remove the insert first. Then use a glue that is flexible to ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2008 22:30:31 PDT
(Almost) traditional seven layer cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-traditional-seven-layer-cake/
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By: Lithium Rain

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Sat, 19 Apr 2008 19:06:16 PDT
Chip Packet Patches http://www.instructables.com/id/Chip-Packet-Patches/
Chip Packet Patches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/DY33/FEMY2T4C/FASDY33FEMY2T4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/DY33/FEMY2T4C/FASDY33FEMY2T4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/DY33/FEMY2T4C/FASDY33FEMY2T4C.SMALL.jpg wocket So you're wanting to know what to do with that shiny chip packet? Make shiny patches! Eat your chips You need: An empty chip packet. Double sided fusible interfacing Some backing fabric Sewing machine and thread Scissors Oil based paint Iron it funky! Place some material that you don't mind p...
By: wocket

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Sat, 5 Apr 2008 16:33:42 PDT
Create embroidered patches from digital images http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-embroidered-patches-from-digital-images/
Create embroidered patches from digital images - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/3A1K/FDTDO6GB/FMM3A1KFDTDO6GB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/3A1K/FDTDO6GB/FMM3A1KFDTDO6GB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/3A1K/FDTDO6GB/FMM3A1KFDTDO6GB.SMALL.jpg bekathwia Reproducing digital artwork in embroidery isn't hard if you follow these simple steps. I'll show you how using the fffffatlab text. These and more are available for purchase in the fffffat etsy shop.Materials and tools:fabric on which to embroiderembroidery flossembroidery hoopembroidery needlefabri...
By: bekathwia

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Sun, 16 Mar 2008 00:08:29 PDT
How To Make an Applique! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Applique/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2008 09:01:31 PST
Patch a Leaky Air Mattress, Inflatable Boat, etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Patch-Inflatable/
Patch a Leaky Air Mattress, Inflatable Boat, etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/U85I/FB7FPTW9/FRUU85IFB7FPTW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/U85I/FB7FPTW9/FRUU85IFB7FPTW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/U85I/FB7FPTW9/FRUU85IFB7FPTW9.SMALL.jpg TimAnderson Cut a patch from a shower curtain and use PVC pipe cement from your dad's garage to patch a leak in a PVC air mattress, inflatable boat, dry bag, etc. Garbage Santa will reward you for learning this skill. He'll put all kinds of nice inflatable stuff out at the curb for you. Inflate Air mattre...
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Sun, 13 Jan 2008 20:22:25 PST
How to make a grown up Cabbage Patch costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-grown-up-Cabbage-Patch-costume/
How to make a grown up Cabbage Patch costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/33FI/F8JUSXCN/FYM33FIF8JUSXCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/33FI/F8JUSXCN/FYM33FIF8JUSXCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/33FI/F8JUSXCN/FYM33FIF8JUSXCN.SMALL.jpg iblowstuffup This is an attempt to make a grown up cabbage patch costume. This is inspired by the Geiko commerical about the cabbage patch who grew up. I'm thinking it should be good for a Halloween costume or just good to creep out your neighbors. I'm doing it to creep our my neighbors...See it here: G...
By: iblowstuffup

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Sun, 4 Nov 2007 18:20:19 PST
How To Patch Your Clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Patch-Your-Clothes/
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By: reno_dakota

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Wed, 11 Jul 2007 20:10:42 PDT