Instructables: exploring - living - christmas - present - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:22:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Gift Wrap Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gift-Wrap-Bow/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 20:33:20 PST
Reusable Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusable-Gift-Box/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 02:33:50 PST
Cute wooden Christmas countdown blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-wooden-Christmas-countdown-blocks/
Cute wooden Christmas countdown blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls These blocks are simple to make, great beginner wood project that will be a great keepsake for you and your family. Makes great inexpensive presents for your friends or your kids teachers at school. Here is what you need:4x4 post (not pressure treated) you can find these at lowe's, home depot or you...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:13:19 PST
Sketchy Christmas: A Family-Friendly Drawing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchy-Christmas-A-Drawing-Game/
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 17:19:26 PST
Abominal Snowman Hunting Trophy Christmas Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Abominal-Snowman-Hunting-Trophy-Christmas-Decorati/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 10:56:02 PST
How to make a DIY snow globe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DIY-snow-globe/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:04:58 PST
Christmas Present That Lights Up When You Put it Under the Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Present-That-Lights-Up-When-You-Put-it-U/
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 17:54:53 PST
Christmas tree shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-tree-shelves/
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Sun, 30 Dec 2012 23:03:00 PST
Glass bottle gifts http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-bottle-gifts/
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:54:43 PST
Would You Like a Moustache? http://www.instructables.com/id/Would-You-Like-a-Moustache/
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Sat, 1 Jan 2011 20:36:33 PST
Explosion Box! http://www.instructables.com/id/Explosion-Box/
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Fri, 19 Mar 2010 23:16:29 PDT
Make a Hidden Christmas Tree Watering System http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hidden-Christmas-Tree-Watering-System/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2008 15:23:04 PST