Instructables: exploring - living - christmas http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:22:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Build A Ginger Bread House http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Ginger-Bread-House/
Build A Ginger Bread House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/HTF2/HXLMU6CX/F2KHTF2HXLMU6CX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/HTF2/HXLMU6CX/F2KHTF2HXLMU6CX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/HTF2/HXLMU6CX/F2KHTF2HXLMU6CX.SMALL.jpg lesteryoder This Instructable was originally only a photo Instructable but now has been converted to a step by step Instructable so that you can better see the comments that I added to the photos. I hope you enjoy this revision.Finished Ginger Bread House with light inside. The windows and roof are covered with...
By: lesteryoder

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:45:04 PDT
How To Make Fake Snowballs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fake-Snowballs/
How To Make Fake Snowballs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/2ISZ/HWLD0Y9L/FJ32ISZHWLD0Y9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/2ISZ/HWLD0Y9L/FJ32ISZHWLD0Y9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/2ISZ/HWLD0Y9L/FJ32ISZHWLD0Y9L.SMALL.jpg tgonzalez3 A little tutorial on how to make fake snowballs.I needed to make fake snowballs for my Jack Frost costume that I will need later on during my Senior Week at school as well as cosplaying. Enjoy the tutorial! Any questions feel free to comment! What You'll Need • Epsom salt• Styrofoam Balls• Plates...
By: tgonzalez3

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:35:28 PDT
How to Make a Christmas Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Christmas-Gift-Box/
How to Make a Christmas Gift Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3G04/HWDRLR1U/FCL3G04HWDRLR1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3G04/HWDRLR1U/FCL3G04HWDRLR1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/3G04/HWDRLR1U/FCL3G04HWDRLR1U.SMALL.jpg howtovideos77 Enjoy Arts & Crafts? Like making decorations for the holidays?In this video, I'm going to show you a very easy way to make a Gift Box for Christmas
By: howtovideos77

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:54:56 PDT
Christmas Card Display and Stow-Away http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Card-Display-and-Stow-Away/
Christmas Card Display and Stow-Away - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/JMQY/HVW4NBE7/FRDJMQYHVW4NBE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/JMQY/HVW4NBE7/FRDJMQYHVW4NBE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/JMQY/HVW4NBE7/FRDJMQYHVW4NBE7.SMALL.jpg JessRen It's usual to have leftover gift wrapping after holidays, as well as an abundance of gift boxes. The thin-grade cardboard of clothing boxes in particular can perform just like oak tag, and without a highly coated, branded finish, they can be as good for drawing. Regardless of finish or branding, how...
By: JessRen

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 1 Jun 2014 12:02:05 PDT
Snowflake Ornament Place Card Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-Ornament-Place-Card-Holder/
Snowflake Ornament Place Card Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/S3B2/HVS1FYL4/F60S3B2HVS1FYL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/S3B2/HVS1FYL4/F60S3B2HVS1FYL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/S3B2/HVS1FYL4/F60S3B2HVS1FYL4.SMALL.jpg jfelt Last Christmas I was thinking of a way to decorate my table with something other than Christmas trees. I came up with this. Snowflakes are great because you can use these throughout the whole winter season, not just for Christmas.Supplies· Glass ornament place holders· White glitter·...
By: jfelt

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 29 May 2014 19:48:49 PDT
Christmas Ornament Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornament-Storage/
Christmas Ornament Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/GL0F/HVGXMVRX/F6KGL0FHVGXMVRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/GL0F/HVGXMVRX/F6KGL0FHVGXMVRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/GL0F/HVGXMVRX/F6KGL0FHVGXMVRX.SMALL.jpg kjpyatt Simplified Ornament Storage(or hardware storage)(This is kind of silly, but it's my first Instructable, and a chance to see how to use Instructables)If, by chance, you were like us, storing ornaments in their original little boxes at times, or wrapping them in tissue or packing paper, it takes fore...
By: kjpyatt

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 20 May 2014 08:41:51 PDT
Bottle Cap Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Cap-Ornament/
Bottle Cap Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/2D6U/HSUEM61A/FTD2D6UHSUEM61A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/2D6U/HSUEM61A/FTD2D6UHSUEM61A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/2D6U/HSUEM61A/FTD2D6UHSUEM61A.SMALL.jpg dcivarson A friend posted a picture of a bottle cap snowman ornament her daughter made for her.  I wanted to try it for myself, but she was going into surgery and I didn't want to bother her by asking for instructions.  I checked the internet, but all the instructions required using a hot glue gun and ribbon....
By: dcivarson

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 16 Mar 2014 12:44:35 PDT
Bottle Reindeer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Reindeer/
Bottle Reindeer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/0I7J/HP9NH4OM/FSY0I7JHP9NH4OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/0I7J/HP9NH4OM/FSY0I7JHP9NH4OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/0I7J/HP9NH4OM/FSY0I7JHP9NH4OM.SMALL.jpg lego man invents 1red cotton balls2pipe cleaners2googly eyes1Glue gun1beer bottle rap the first pipe cleaner just below the bottle cap and twist in the backCut the other pipe cleaner into 1 inch pieces and rap 1 on each antler glue the eyes and the nose is on to the bottle with the glue gun DONE Than...
By: lego man invents

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 2 Feb 2014 21:41:53 PST
Scandinavian Reindeer Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Scandinavian-Horse-Decoration/
Scandinavian Reindeer Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/MBA8/HR3EFL4L/FF0MBA8HR3EFL4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/MBA8/HR3EFL4L/FF0MBA8HR3EFL4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/MBA8/HR3EFL4L/FF0MBA8HR3EFL4L.SMALL.jpg tootler001 This is a super easy design to make your candles have that festive touch. It looks really pretty, and is perfect for the winter holidays. You Need... Around 45 cm of foil, depending how thick you want your horse to be. A strip of foil, around 4cm wide, a dried up pen, a pencil, scissors and pape...
By: tootler001

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 1 Feb 2014 10:22:56 PST
Paper Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Wreath/
Paper Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TOL4/HR0ATN7J/FQ4TOL4HR0ATN7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TOL4/HR0ATN7J/FQ4TOL4HR0ATN7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TOL4/HR0ATN7J/FQ4TOL4HR0ATN7J.SMALL.jpg timothy drake In this instructable I will be showing you how to make a paper wreath.I will be entering this instructable into the paper craft contest and I would appreciate it if you voted for me Materials For this project you will need glue and paper Take a square piece of paper an fold it in half diagona...
By: timothy drake

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:50:29 PST
Recycled Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wreath/
Recycled Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/NKOG/HR0AQYCC/FTENKOGHR0AQYCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/NKOG/HR0AQYCC/FTENKOGHR0AQYCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/NKOG/HR0AQYCC/FTENKOGHR0AQYCC.SMALL.jpg jenia #1 This is a fun and easy wreath! Stuff You Need Wire wreath structureEmpty plastic bottlesSparkly spray paint1 yard blue fabricSafety pinsPine conesRibbon Wire Stretchy ribbon (in picture) Put Together Cut the bottles in half. After that you will need to cut them in to strip with out detaching ...
By: jenia #1

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 13:55:20 PST
Less Messy Christmas Tree Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Less-Messy-Christmas-Tree-Removal/
Less Messy Christmas Tree Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/VRPT/HQU4AH3P/FR0VRPTHQU4AH3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/VRPT/HQU4AH3P/FR0VRPTHQU4AH3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/VRPT/HQU4AH3P/FR0VRPTHQU4AH3P.SMALL.jpg rolltidehank This is my method for getting rid of my live Christmas tree without trashing the house. By January the needles and branches are extremely brittle and go everywhere. No pictures knocked off the wall. No scratched walls. No back breaking from lugging a whole tree. No wasting time with those giant and ...
By: rolltidehank

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 25 Jan 2014 12:33:15 PST
Chrismas star http://www.instructables.com/id/chrismas-star/
Chrismas star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/61II/HQI6ZSXD/FCY61IIHQI6ZSXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/61II/HQI6ZSXD/FCY61IIHQI6ZSXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/61II/HQI6ZSXD/FCY61IIHQI6ZSXD.SMALL.jpg dudeawesome2 Perfect for your chrismas tree! Things You Need -paper (you can make it any color)-scisors-glue-pensil-ruler Making1 Make12 1cmx15cm Making2 Fold 2 in half Making3 Glue them together into a + Making 4 Making5 null Get 2 Make 2 Making 6 Put Them On Each Other Making 7 Put ...
By: dudeawesome2

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 10:20:06 PST
Mr. T is Christmas!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-T-is-Christmas/
Mr. T is Christmas!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/8OD9/HQ0HSWJ7/FDP8OD9HQ0HSWJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/8OD9/HQ0HSWJ7/FDP8OD9HQ0HSWJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/8OD9/HQ0HSWJ7/FDP8OD9HQ0HSWJ7.SMALL.jpg cain2622 Not much to it, my favorite character when I was a boy on the front and a one eyed reindeer with a stach on the back.  Enjoy and have a great New Year! I used window "puffy drying" paint to give it the raised look.   It took about 6 hours to dry on each side, so you have to be patient before you ca...
By: cain2622

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 6 Jan 2014 15:24:20 PST
Uglysweaterbots http://www.instructables.com/id/Uglysweaterbots/
Uglysweaterbots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UW87/HQ43ZOG5/FF4UW87HQ43ZOG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UW87/HQ43ZOG5/FF4UW87HQ43ZOG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UW87/HQ43ZOG5/FF4UW87HQ43ZOG5.SMALL.jpg engineersdaughter Made in California by uglysweaterbots, they love to help youTheir intentions are goodbut their aim not so true. Ugly Sweater Bots at work If you have a plan, now would be the best time to draw it out. I didn't. I just collected all the materials I could find: the ugly sweatshirt, fabrics, findi...
By: engineersdaughter

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 6 Jan 2014 12:11:45 PST
My Burlap Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Burlap-Christmas-Tree/
My Burlap Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/2K91/HQ2XT6QM/FVG2K91HQ2XT6QM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/2K91/HQ2XT6QM/FVG2K91HQ2XT6QM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/2K91/HQ2XT6QM/FVG2K91HQ2XT6QM.SMALL.jpg Abbysgreegree Tree Base I started with a long piece of scrap board about 7' long. I needed stability so I screwed the board into a 5 gallon bucket and filled the bucket with sand. Tree Frame I wanted the tree to be at least half round and I knew I wanted the ability to staple the fabric onto the tree form....
By: Abbysgreegree

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Jan 2014 21:10:13 PST
Christmas pudding Christmas ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-pudding-Christmas-ornament/
Christmas pudding Christmas ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/UDI7/HQ1E0NB1/F4DUDI7HQ1E0NB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/UDI7/HQ1E0NB1/F4DUDI7HQ1E0NB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/UDI7/HQ1E0NB1/F4DUDI7HQ1E0NB1.SMALL.jpg moppety These look good enough to eat, but they're for hanging on the tree. Tools: scissors needle paintbrush Materials: paper clay, or other kind of clay gold wire green felt red beads (~4mm) with a hole large enough for the wire acrylic paint in cream and brown paint-on varnish gold ribbon Form the...
By: moppety

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Jan 2014 14:07:41 PST
Christmas tree Christmas ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-tree-Christmas-ornament/
Christmas tree Christmas ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/QRN1/HQ4413A2/FNXQRN1HQ4413A2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/QRN1/HQ4413A2/FNXQRN1HQ4413A2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/QRN1/HQ4413A2/FNXQRN1HQ4413A2.SMALL.jpg moppety A Christmas tree for your Christmas tree. Tools: rolling pin small knife cutting board pencil multiblade scissors paintbrush (if painting) hot glue gun tweezers gel glue - I find Krazy Glue to not be sufficiently gel-like, try another brand small bowl or plate (for seed beads) toothpick Q-tip Ma...
By: moppety

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Jan 2014 13:29:29 PST
Snowflake Christmas ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-Christmas-ornament/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/62MF/HQ1E0BBV/FBQ62MFHQ1E0BBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/62MF/HQ1E0BBV/FBQ62MFHQ1E0BBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/62MF/HQ1E0BBV/FBQ62MFHQ1E0BBV.SMALL.jpg moppety When made with paper clay, this snowflake is lighter than it looks! Tools: ball-point pen toothpick rolling pin circular cookie cutter oven small knife paintbrush Materials: 1 package white oven bake (e.g. FIMO or Sculpey) clay  1 package air-drying clay (e.g. paper clay) acrylic paint matte gla...
By: moppety

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Jan 2014 12:35:13 PST
Holiday Desktop Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Desktop-Decoration/
Holiday Desktop Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/CWF8/HQ1DQZCC/FM2CWF8HQ1DQZCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/CWF8/HQ1DQZCC/FM2CWF8HQ1DQZCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/CWF8/HQ1DQZCC/FM2CWF8HQ1DQZCC.SMALL.jpg LAWNMUSIC I usually make mini foam tombstones for people to put on their desks around Halloween time, but I thought I'd try something related to Christmas.  It's nice to personalize your space and show your holiday spirit. I did two different versions of this, both with EPS foam (the type made of compressed ...
By: LAWNMUSIC

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 4 Jan 2014 21:03:35 PST
The cat lady ugly christmas sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/The-cat-lady-ugly-christmas-sweater/
The cat lady ugly christmas sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/FMSH/HQ0HSQTD/F4CFMSHHQ0HSQTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/FMSH/HQ0HSQTD/F4CFMSHHQ0HSQTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/FMSH/HQ0HSQTD/F4CFMSHHQ0HSQTD.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink In honor of our first ever Ugly Sweater Contest, I have created this light up cat lady sweatshirt monstrosity. It features Luna Tuna (the cat hanging off the tree) and Big Dee (the fat one helping knock it over) because they're the best. It's super easy to do and I've included the pattern for the t...
By: jessyratfink

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 4 Jan 2014 11:11:07 PST
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Christmas-Sweater-One-for-You-and-One-for-You/
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 So glad that my creation was among the Finalists...but to WIN is just SUPER!!! Thank You for your votes and support! Ugly sweaters are everywhere!  But lets get creative and make a "Super Ugly" Sweater!!  At the end of this Instructable there is a BONUS, quick and super easy Ugly Sweater for your...
By: ryeomans1

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 2 Jan 2014 21:52:19 PST
emergency Christmas tree replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/emergency-Christmas-tree-replacement/
emergency Christmas tree replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/Y8S2/HPYHMVDM/F64Y8S2HPYHMVDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/Y8S2/HPYHMVDM/F64Y8S2HPYHMVDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/Y8S2/HPYHMVDM/F64Y8S2HPYHMVDM.SMALL.jpg theatermuse Christmas eve tree disaster...need immediate simple replacement Hopefully your lights survived. I used those, ornament hangers, tacky removable poster stuff and an occasional nail gather the objects, I found the ornament hangers above to be ideal pick a location Accept you will need to use at...
By: theatermuse

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 2 Jan 2014 18:52:45 PST
Cast Gingerbread People for Christmas Wreaths http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Gingerbread-People-for-Christmas-Wreaths/
Cast Gingerbread People for Christmas Wreaths - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/MI3Q/HPYHLWA0/FERMI3QHPYHLWA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/MI3Q/HPYHLWA0/FERMI3QHPYHLWA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/MI3Q/HPYHLWA0/FERMI3QHPYHLWA0.SMALL.jpg blipvert Homemade outdoor wreaths using store bought materials can be even grander when custom ornaments are added. Sculpt, cast, paint, and adorn your wreath with these cute gingerbread people. The casting involved here is more advanced than our previous Instructables; using latex molds backed by plaster of...
By: blipvert

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 2 Jan 2014 16:46:48 PST
Christmas Jumper http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Jumper/
Christmas Jumper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/N1XV/HPT9526O/F7EN1XVHPT9526O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/N1XV/HPT9526O/F7EN1XVHPT9526O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/N1XV/HPT9526O/F7EN1XVHPT9526O.SMALL.jpg Athram This relatively simple, easy to make Christmas jumper can be made in under an hour and will still look great at any 'ugly Christmas jumper' party! Materials You will need:1 old jumperGreen Tinsel6 Baubles Large white pom-pomsSmall, light boxesWrapping paperRibbonCard/paperFelt tipsNeedleThread ...
By: Athram

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 31 Dec 2013 14:05:29 PST
How to Make a Shadowbox Christmas Scene http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Shadowbox-Christmas-Scene/
How to Make a Shadowbox Christmas Scene - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/KGZ2/HPRIAL6P/F3EKGZ2HPRIAL6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/KGZ2/HPRIAL6P/F3EKGZ2HPRIAL6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/KGZ2/HPRIAL6P/F3EKGZ2HPRIAL6P.SMALL.jpg p_m_onkey For this project you will need:  - A Shadow Box - A Sharp X-Acto Knife - A Surface to Cut On. (I used an old cutting board) - Mounting Tape - A Straight Edge - Scissors - Paper in Two Shades of Red, Leafy Green, Plain Green, Wood Colored, Cream Colored, Orange, Yellow, Tan, Black, Grey, and Gold - ...
By: p_m_onkey

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:58:59 PST
Origami Snowman Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Snowman-Instructions/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0D7Q/HPT91MIH/FE00D7QHPT91MIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0D7Q/HPT91MIH/FE00D7QHPT91MIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0D7Q/HPT91MIH/FE00D7QHPT91MIH.SMALL.jpg origamite This is easy origami snowman instructions. You need only square piece of paper :) Happy Folding :)
By: origamite

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 30 Dec 2013 02:58:47 PST
Laser Cut Snowman Photo Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Snowman-Photo-Ornament/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/NYVE/HPU6ZYCH/F1NNYVEHPU6ZYCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/NYVE/HPU6ZYCH/F1NNYVEHPU6ZYCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/NYVE/HPU6ZYCH/F1NNYVEHPU6ZYCH.SMALL.jpg AzzysDesignWorks I made these ornaments because my lovely wife was busy with our new daughter, and couldn't do the holiday baking she normally does. They were made at Techshop Pittsburgh on their wonderful Trotec laser machines, which can be reserved for only a few hours, because everyone is using them! Attached a...
By: AzzysDesignWorks

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 29 Dec 2013 21:02:30 PST
Sequin Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Sequin-Christmas-Ornament/
Sequin Christmas Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QRQM/HPPSPW9F/FLLQRQMHPPSPW9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QRQM/HPPSPW9F/FLLQRQMHPPSPW9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QRQM/HPPSPW9F/FLLQRQMHPPSPW9F.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 Every year for Christmas I like to make my uncle an ornament. He's a huge Oregon Ducks fan, so my ornaments tend to be ducks themed. This is one of my favorite types of ornaments to make because you can choose whatever colors or shapes you like. Although it can take a while to sew on all of the sequ...
By: nikoala3

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 Dec 2013 13:43:24 PST
DIY Holiday Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Holiday-Wreath/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/Z7JJ/HPOWD3DL/FZOZ7JJHPOWD3DL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/Z7JJ/HPOWD3DL/FZOZ7JJHPOWD3DL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/Z7JJ/HPOWD3DL/FZOZ7JJHPOWD3DL.SMALL.jpg HollyMann This is a simple, affordable festive wreath that can be a nice holiday project to do with the kids (or the cat). :) After Christmas last year, I bought the wreath and a bunch of other little decorative attachments and things. After Christmas deals are great - and you can get things between 50-90% of...
By: HollyMann

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 Dec 2013 09:56:49 PST
Q-tip star http://www.instructables.com/id/Q-tip-star/
Q-tip star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/71UL/HPOWCWA7/FF971ULHPOWCWA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/71UL/HPOWCWA7/FF971ULHPOWCWA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/71UL/HPOWCWA7/FF971ULHPOWCWA7.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge A challenge for fiddly fingers. Please watch the video and see how it works! Needed are only 5 Q-tips for each star. And no tools but your fingers. So start trying! Bending Prepare all q tips by bending the to left and right , in a zig-zag way The easy part Take first Q-tip and lay it down on ...
By: Ruud van Koningsbrugge

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 Dec 2013 06:19:57 PST
Unorthodox nativity, Gabriel's message in a plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Unorthodox-nativity-Gabriels-message-in-a-plastic-/
Unorthodox nativity, Gabriel's message in a plastic bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6CCN/HPJBJ97N/FPP6CCNHPJBJ97N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6CCN/HPJBJ97N/FPP6CCNHPJBJ97N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6CCN/HPJBJ97N/FPP6CCNHPJBJ97N.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge It's a old catholic tradition to put up a nativity scene for Christmas to reminds us of the origin of the feast. The tradition is dying in the Netherlands. Big Santa is gaining interest with generous decorations, gifts, big trees, and too much to eat. The message of Scrooge gets lost in all Santa mo...
By: Ruud van Koningsbrugge

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 Dec 2013 02:05:49 PST
Tacky Reindeer Christmas Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Tacky-Reindeer-Christmas-Sweater/
Tacky Reindeer Christmas Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/SDPF/HPOM2XGP/FPASDPFHPOM2XGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/SDPF/HPOM2XGP/FPASDPFHPOM2XGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/SDPF/HPOM2XGP/FPASDPFHPOM2XGP.SMALL.jpg jessicahenderson88 Tacky sweater parties are one of the most fun theme parties of the year! It's time to show your creativity & make a memorable shirt perfect for all of those holiday party pictures. I got this idea from a Pinterest pin. I would link it here, but I can't seem to find it anymore. Don't be too serious a...
By: jessicahenderson88

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 Dec 2013 21:16:44 PST
Gingerbread Star Wars AT-AT walker http://www.instructables.com/id/Gingerbread-Star-Wars-AT-AT-walker/
Gingerbread Star Wars AT-AT walker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/VI4C/HPO2FPQH/FM7VI4CHPO2FPQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/VI4C/HPO2FPQH/FM7VI4CHPO2FPQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/VI4C/HPO2FPQH/FM7VI4CHPO2FPQH.SMALL.jpg thestylishgeek I was inspired by some gingerbread AT-AT walkers I saw online and decided to try my hand at creating one. Although you can create your own gingerbread pieces, I did it the easy way and bought these pre-made ones from IKEA. I used about 3-4 packs of these, which was plenty. The great thing is that th...
By: thestylishgeek

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 Dec 2013 18:35:55 PST
Laser-cut algorithmic snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-algorithmic-snowflakes/
Laser-cut algorithmic snowflakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/XS45/HPO2FLMP/FN5XS45HPO2FLMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/XS45/HPO2FLMP/FN5XS45HPO2FLMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/XS45/HPO2FLMP/FN5XS45HPO2FLMP.SMALL.jpg perplexity Follow these instructions to create vector diagrams of snowflakes and use a laser cutter to cut them from acrylic, wood, or paper.  The snowflakes are generated using a randomized algorithm, so no two will be alike. Before you begin, make sure you have Processing and Inkscape installed on your comp...
By: perplexity

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 Dec 2013 15:27:59 PST
2 minute Christmas Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/2-minute-Christmas-Bracelet/
2 minute Christmas Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/23CT/HPLO2W4L/FIB23CTHPLO2W4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/23CT/HPLO2W4L/FIB23CTHPLO2W4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/23CT/HPLO2W4L/FIB23CTHPLO2W4L.SMALL.jpg suvarna lakshmi All you need is just a coconut leaf to make a Christmas bracelet. Collect a tender coconut leaf from a coconut tree Hold both ends of leaf and remove the center part of the leaf. Take one half of the leaf. Now cut the leaf into two unequal parts. The larger part is he...
By: suvarna lakshmi

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 25 Dec 2013 09:50:49 PST
Customizable ornaments from notebook and wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-ornaments-from-notebook-and-wood/
Customizable ornaments from notebook and wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/NYIC/HPLSPBD3/FFGNYICHPLSPBD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/NYIC/HPLSPBD3/FFGNYICHPLSPBD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/NYIC/HPLSPBD3/FFGNYICHPLSPBD3.SMALL.jpg assemblyrequired Well, it's that time of year again- Time for gifts, snow, and dealing with terrible mother-in-laws. Welcome back to the holidays! I happen to celebrate Christmas, and I needed a gift idea for my parents. Last year, a large number of our ornaments broke in a broken tree stand mishap, so I thought I m...
By: assemblyrequired

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 25 Dec 2013 07:16:33 PST
How To Make Christmas Table Place Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Christmas-Table-Place-Cards/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/0B9Q/HPLSP52G/F410B9QHPLSP52G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/0B9Q/HPLSP52G/F410B9QHPLSP52G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/0B9Q/HPLSP52G/F410B9QHPLSP52G.SMALL.jpg HowToLou These are easy and only cost about 33 cents each.
By: HowToLou

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 24 Dec 2013 16:47:13 PST
Paper snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-snowflakes-3/
Paper snowflakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/DG76/HPLFFWLK/FPLDG76HPLFFWLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/DG76/HPLFFWLK/FPLDG76HPLFFWLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/DG76/HPLFFWLK/FPLDG76HPLFFWLK.SMALL.jpg sweenyme This is a short tutorial on how to make paper snowflakes the right way. Aquire a piece of paper. Just go find a piece of paper and some scissors. Fold fold the piece of paper in half. This first fold doesn't really matter so the fold can be as sloppy as you want. Fold again Fold the pa...
By: sweenyme

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 24 Dec 2013 13:23:27 PST
Easiest and Fun Hand Made Christmas Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-and-Fun-Hand-Made-Christmas-Cards/
Easiest and Fun Hand Made Christmas Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/UH25/HPKAU2QT/F8ZUH25HPKAU2QT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/UH25/HPKAU2QT/F8ZUH25HPKAU2QT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/UH25/HPKAU2QT/F8ZUH25HPKAU2QT.SMALL.jpg lisaraygbor The art of handmade Christmas cards is a treasure for the creator and recipient alike. Whether the card is decorated with jingle bells, decked in ribbons, or highlights colorful mittens, the effort and time you spend will well worth it as it beautifully conveys your love and warmth. So, this festive...
By: lisaraygbor

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 23:50:12 PST
Easy Christmas Wreaths http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Christmas-Wreaths/
Easy Christmas Wreaths - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/BK9Z/HPKATT0G/FQEBK9ZHPKATT0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/BK9Z/HPKATT0G/FQEBK9ZHPKATT0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/BK9Z/HPKATT0G/FQEBK9ZHPKATT0G.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney Making a lovely Christmas wreath at home is very easy and you only need a few supplies: Wire coat hangers Cedar and Pine branches Pine Cones Wide Red Velvet Ribbon Flexible Craft Wire Pliers, Scissors and Pruning Shears Optional: short string of white lights Gather pi...
By: alannarosewhitney

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 18:21:47 PST
Peace On Earth Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Peace-On-Earth-Gift/
Peace On Earth Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/4JLW/HPJOJ60M/FWI4JLWHPJOJ60M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/4JLW/HPJOJ60M/FWI4JLWHPJOJ60M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/4JLW/HPJOJ60M/FWI4JLWHPJOJ60M.SMALL.jpg guitarman96 Every one has a person they know that when you ask them what they want for Christmas they say Peace on Earth so this year get them what they want with the peace on earth ornament What You Need Wire cuttersWirePliersStringSuper glueSticker lettersEarth globe/ ornament Building Take the wire and...
By: guitarman96

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 12:44:56 PST
Concrete Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Christmas-Tree/
Concrete Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/NBT0/HPJOIXM9/FQJNBT0HPJOIXM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/NBT0/HPJOIXM9/FQJNBT0HPJOIXM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/NBT0/HPJOIXM9/FQJNBT0HPJOIXM9.SMALL.jpg CHENG Concrete This concrete christmas tree is made using the same foam forming approach as the Concrete STOP. Materials + Supplies: Foam Plastic Liners Base Board Spray Adhesive Rubber Gloves Tools: Something to Cut Foam Sandpaper 100% Silicone Caulk CHENG Corner and Seam S...
By: CHENG Concrete

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 10:50:08 PST
Drawn Mickey Mouse Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Mickey-Mouse-Ornament-Difficult-Version/
Drawn Mickey Mouse Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/WNNY/HPJOIV07/F8JWNNYHPJOIV07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/WNNY/HPJOIV07/F8JWNNYHPJOIV07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/WNNY/HPJOIV07/F8JWNNYHPJOIV07.SMALL.jpg tcosbm16 Everybody likes Disney and mickey Mouse is the most famous of all Disney characters. This is a fun project. I will post an easier one for kids that also is mickey, but a little easier than this one. Both look great. Here's how you make this ornament.      1. Collect Supply     2. Make a sketch, colo...
By: tcosbm16

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 23 Dec 2013 08:55:20 PST
Make your own creative Xmas stockings from felt and scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-creative-Xmas-stockings-from-felt-an/
Make your own creative Xmas stockings from felt and scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/MDOH/HPIGR777/FR7MDOHHPIGR777.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/MDOH/HPIGR777/FR7MDOHHPIGR777.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/MDOH/HPIGR777/FR7MDOHHPIGR777.SMALL.jpg cloudscraftin Here is a step by step tutorial to sewing your own customized Xmas stocking from found scraps and decorations. Assembling your Supplies You will need: A piece of sturdy cloth as long as your stocking pattern doubled over thread needles embroidery thread or button thread in complimentary color...
By: cloudscraftin

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 18:05:03 PST
Postage stamps into tiny tree ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Postage-stamps-into-tiny-tree-ornaments/
Postage stamps into tiny tree ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/OSRT/HPG4NZNG/F6POSRTHPG4NZNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/OSRT/HPG4NZNG/F6POSRTHPG4NZNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/OSRT/HPG4NZNG/F6POSRTHPG4NZNG.SMALL.jpg lccarson I got a special parcel today. I loved the contents (Yay! Rainbow pencils from Duncan Shotton's Kickstarter campaign!) and I loved the Japanese stamps. Remember how wonderful it was, as a kid, to get a package addressed to you from relatives overseas? We're iced in around here this afternoon so I dec...
By: lccarson

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 17:08:07 PST
Recycle A Tangled Christmas Decoration! http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-A-Tangled-Christmas-Decoration/
Recycle A Tangled Christmas Decoration! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/J571/HPEG7VBB/FKLJ571HPEG7VBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/J571/HPEG7VBB/FKLJ571HPEG7VBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/J571/HPEG7VBB/FKLJ571HPEG7VBB.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer What do you do with a tangled Christmas garland? Turn it into tree ornaments of course! With nothing more than a pair of scissors, you can turn something that would otherwise be trash into some brand new decorations! Materials You will need:-One tangled Christmas garland-Scissors Separate And C...
By: nerfrocketeer

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 12:37:14 PST
Stuffed animal tree topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Stuffed-animal-tree-topper/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/OJ57/HPFZZVXL/FVXOJ57HPFZZVXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/OJ57/HPFZZVXL/FVXOJ57HPFZZVXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/OJ57/HPFZZVXL/FVXOJ57HPFZZVXL.SMALL.jpg caprice1193 This is a tree topper I made cause I couldn't find anything I liked for our smaller tree. The hardest part for me was finding a small enough stuffed critter (was looking for a snowman) that was still big enough to fit the toilet paper tube I used. First thing you need to do is make a hole in the bo...
By: caprice1193

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 11:32:31 PST
Tractor Stocking Stuffer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tractor-Stocking-Stuffer/
Tractor Stocking Stuffer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/IHLX/HPFZRFOS/F94IHLXHPFZRFOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/IHLX/HPFZRFOS/F94IHLXHPFZRFOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/IHLX/HPFZRFOS/F94IHLXHPFZRFOS.SMALL.jpg katvanlew Aren't these the cutest little stocking stuffers you've ever seen? You can make several in hardly any time at all.  They are perfect for co-workers and classmates.   Supplies Wrigleys gum (if you purchase gum in 5 stick packages, you will need 2 packages per tractor) or roll of Life Savers f...
By: katvanlew

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 10:45:56 PST
Коледен Свещник http://www.instructables.com/id/Коледен-Свещник/
Коледен Свещник - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YR4I/HP8F2ILF/F0LYR4IHP8F2ILF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YR4I/HP8F2ILF/F0LYR4IHP8F2ILF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/YR4I/HP8F2ILF/F0LYR4IHP8F2ILF.SMALL.jpg emilToteb Празниците наближават, ето една идея, която ще внесе още уют удома. Необходими материали За свещника ще ви трябват:Няколко изкуствени борови клонки3-4 шишаркиОрехи, лешници, шипки, боровинки или други дребни плодовеСушени цветяКапачка за буркан ( тип Омния )Декоративно фолиоСвещСиликонов пистолет...
By: emilToteb

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 10:42:21 PST