Instructables: exploring - living - craft - easy - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:31:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Water Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Water-Candle/
How to Make a Water Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a very easy water candle. This type of water candle is a wick that is centered inside a jar filled with water. The wick is fueled by a thin layer of oil on top of the water. Materials -Cooking oil -Water -Container/Jar -Candle wick -Scissors-Thin plastic disk (for the thin pla...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:42:07 PDT
How to Make a Match Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Cube/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:10:46 PDT
Piece of My Heart Puzzle Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Piece-of-My-Heart-Puzzle-Keychain/
Piece of My Heart Puzzle Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/VFJA/HYLDM1LU/FBJVFJAHYLDM1LU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/VFJA/HYLDM1LU/FBJVFJAHYLDM1LU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/VFJA/HYLDM1LU/FBJVFJAHYLDM1LU.SMALL.jpg BerryCraftyFox NOTE: find the puzzle piece design to download and print out here @ berry crafty fox where I originally posted the tutorial. Also you might notice that the numbers are off because of the way I label my tutorials on my site haha oops. This was so much fun to make! When I came up with this geometric h...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 19:27:40 PDT
Lets Bake Some Marbles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Bake-Some-Marbles/
Lets Bake Some Marbles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SMALL.jpg BerryCraftyFox For clearer pictures--- berry crafty foxI have an endless fascination with anything that sparkles and glitters in the sunlight. Sun-catchers and glass orbs line my window sills and fill little dishes. So when I came across the idea of baking marbles to get beautiful little cracks while maintaining t...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 11:38:09 PDT
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-NO-SEW-High-Waist-Bikini-in-5-Minutes/
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter I've been looking all over the internet for the perfect high waist bikini. I mean all over. I've Googled them, looked on Etsy, and scrolled endlessly on Pinterest and found.... nothing. Then I came across this video on Youtube from Piece of Cheap Cake and my mind was blown!WHOA! I had to try it! W...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:47:10 PDT
The 5 Minute Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/The-5-Minute-Scarf/
The 5 Minute Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/WYX3/HXG6OLKE/FLLWYX3HXG6OLKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/WYX3/HXG6OLKE/FLLWYX3HXG6OLKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/WYX3/HXG6OLKE/FLLWYX3HXG6OLKE.SMALL.jpg dharmatradingco Microwave Dyeing with Silk and Acid Dyes.Silk Scarves are a great way to add a little color to your life and it is easier and faster than you think to make your own amazing hand dyed scarf. This is a great project for making quick gifts, as a fun activity with a bunch of friends at a party, or for m...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:05:21 PDT
Felted Kitty Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Felted-Kitty-Cats/
Felted Kitty Cats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/UV5T/HX42QMNX/FL7UV5THX42QMNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/UV5T/HX42QMNX/FL7UV5THX42QMNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/UV5T/HX42QMNX/FL7UV5THX42QMNX.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers it's momo and today I'll be showing you crafty people how to make a cute kitty out of felting wool! This is so adorable even if you don't like cats that much! ;) I hope you have fun!!!Picture credit- bubzbeauty Supplies 1- felting wool (I suggest using 2 colors; one for the cat, an...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:39:47 PDT
Dollar Bill Origami- Shirt and Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Origami-Shirt-and-Tie/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:03:56 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
DIY: Magnetic Bookmark Clips http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magnetic-Bookmark-Clips/
DIY: Magnetic Bookmark Clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/5F2Z/HW0FYJBE/F0B5F2ZHW0FYJBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/5F2Z/HW0FYJBE/F0B5F2ZHW0FYJBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/5F2Z/HW0FYJBE/F0B5F2ZHW0FYJBE.SMALL.jpg stephanieliang15 "Paperclips and binder clips leave creases on my paper." "Post-its loose its stickiness; So NOT eco-friendly." "I lose my bookmark all the time."Well, my friends here's the solution! Magnetic bookmarks come in handy when you want to keep your documents crease-free and when you want to jazz up your o...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 10:16:52 PDT
Easy Leather Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Leather-Bracelet-1/
Easy Leather Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/CZDK/HVFKXBJ7/FWYCZDKHVFKXBJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/CZDK/HVFKXBJ7/FWYCZDKHVFKXBJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/CZDK/HVFKXBJ7/FWYCZDKHVFKXBJ7.SMALL.jpg Ael R This instructable is about how to create a simple and nice leather bracelet.It was the first time I worked with leather, so I decided to create a leather bracelet because it is simple and doesn't require a lot of time or money. I also have other projects using leather, it's why I bought a couple of ...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 13:58:39 PDT
Bride & Groom Decorative Wedding Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Bride-Groom-Decorative-Wedding-Glasses/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 14:46:22 PDT
Sauna Smoke Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Sauna-Smoke-Soap/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:25:00 PDT
Photo-Pebbles..Easy as D-I-Y! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-as-D-I-Y-Photo-Pebbles/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:45:47 PDT
Jar Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-Lights/
Jar Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S8GR/HT1M3CF4/F6US8GRHT1M3CF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S8GR/HT1M3CF4/F6US8GRHT1M3CF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S8GR/HT1M3CF4/F6US8GRHT1M3CF4.SMALL.jpg nealdog simple and cheap indoor/ outdoor solar lights The supply's! supply's...box cutter/ utility knifehot glue and gunsharpiemason jar or other vesselcheap solar lightscrew driver is optional but makes fitting easier. getting to work one of the first steps...take apart your solar light. it should br...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:01:36 PDT
Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-marks/
Bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FD6/88EK/HSBSLQEH/FD688EKHSBSLQEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FD6/88EK/HSBSLQEH/FD688EKHSBSLQEH.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FD6/88EK/HSBSLQEH/FD688EKHSBSLQEH.SMALL.jpg robot_ I made these paper bookmarks for valentine's day. It is a 5 minutes work for a bunch of these once you have the materials ready. Materials Paper of any color/design you like Paper clips Glue Method Cut the paper into heart shape. (I have used about 6 layers of papers cut...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 01:06:55 PST
Easy Rainbow Loom Bracelet with Perler Beads Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Rainbow-Loom-Bracelet-with-Perler-Beads-Tutor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/V5AK/HRWNE8WH/FYBV5AKHRWNE8WH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/V5AK/HRWNE8WH/FYBV5AKHRWNE8WH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/V5AK/HRWNE8WH/FYBV5AKHRWNE8WH.SMALL.jpg DabblesandBabbles This video tutorial will show you how easy it is to make a rainbow loom bracelet with perler beads. This pattern is great for beginners. To get going on this project you’ll need a rainbow loom (and hook), rainbow loom elastics, and perler beads.  All of these items can be found at Michaels.  Once ...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 16:56:48 PST
DIY Valentine Tag Garland- Simple, Fast & Fun! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Valentine-Tag-Garland-Simple-Fast-Fun/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 06:13:34 PST
Dollar Bill Origami 5 Or 6 Point Money Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-Origami-5-Or-6-Point-Money-Star/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 19:13:34 PST
Easy Tissue Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Paper-Flowers/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 18:58:49 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: woven rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-woven-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/U9UH/HRBE2UK0/FL1U9UHHRBE2UK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/U9UH/HRBE2UK0/FL1U9UHHRBE2UK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/U9UH/HRBE2UK0/FL1U9UHHRBE2UK0.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a woven rug with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blunt to hur...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:55:52 PST
Simple Knit Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Knit-Pillow/
Simple Knit Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/1KAL/HQF9HD7Y/FRC1KALHQF9HD7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/1KAL/HQF9HD7Y/FRC1KALHQF9HD7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/1KAL/HQF9HD7Y/FRC1KALHQF9HD7Y.SMALL.jpg bdickson1 Brighten up your living room by making your own simple knit pillow! For more details see my blog JustBCrafty.com Materials you'll need: - 1 skein Red Heart Super Saver in Pumpkin (worsted weight acrylic yarn) - US size 8 knitted needles - 16 x 16 inch Pillow form - Yarn needle - US size I crochet ...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:01:49 PST
DIY Instagram/Polaroid magnets!! Super simple UNDER 2$ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-InstagramPolaroid-magnets-Super-simple-UNDER-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IL5A/HQGHLWQU/FOTIL5AHQGHLWQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IL5A/HQGHLWQU/FOTIL5AHQGHLWQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/IL5A/HQGHLWQU/FOTIL5AHQGHLWQU.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Today I bring you a really cheap and cute DIY: Instagram magnets! They are really easy to make and the perfect way of showing your favourite memories. You will only need: - Some Instagram printed pictures - Foam core board - Magnets or magnetic adhesive tape First we need to cut the printed pictur...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:11:26 PST
How to make a kawaii sushi pillow!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-kawaii-sushi-pillow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/UO2F/HQ3KHR4O/F8XUO2FHQ3KHR4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/UO2F/HQ3KHR4O/F8XUO2FHQ3KHR4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/UO2F/HQ3KHR4O/F8XUO2FHQ3KHR4O.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Do you want to spice up your room? If you like kawaii stuff or cute things this is a good idea to decorate your bed. All you need for this project is: -Something round for the pattern (like a dish) -White fabric (I'm using regular fabric) -Black fabric (I'm using fur fabric) -Little squares of fel...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 03:44:15 PST
Creative letter lamp for cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Creative-letter-lamp-for-cheap/
Creative letter lamp for cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/VHBO/HOUFQNO6/FH8VHBOHOUFQNO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/VHBO/HOUFQNO6/FH8VHBOHOUFQNO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/VHBO/HOUFQNO6/FH8VHBOHOUFQNO6.SMALL.jpg MyWampie Do you feel like your place feels empty or looks boring? And, are you creative, but you find it hard to get started on a project? Then this is a project for you!The letter lamp is a lamp that is pleasing the eye. Especially when you know that you made it yourself. it consists of materials that are ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 08:28:50 PST
Layered Crayon Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Layered-Crayon-Candles/
Layered Crayon Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/NQXD/HLZRQUDY/FRGNQXDHLZRQUDY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/NQXD/HLZRQUDY/FRGNQXDHLZRQUDY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/NQXD/HLZRQUDY/FRGNQXDHLZRQUDY.SMALL.jpg ramannoodles Use crayons to create unique candles for your home or as a gift for a loved one. Approximate completion time: 45-60 minutes per candle. Ages 12+, or ages 6-11 with adult supervision and assistance. Gather Supplies Crayons (any brand) Shredded wax (any brand) White or uncolored scented wax (optio...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 10:11:15 PDT
Quick and Easy Mini Bunting http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Mini-Bunting/
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 00:17:07 PDT
Homemade Air Freshener Gel http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Air-Freshener-Gel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/W3DB/HD4VN3RG/F97W3DBHD4VN3RG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/W3DB/HD4VN3RG/F97W3DBHD4VN3RG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/W3DB/HD4VN3RG/F97W3DBHD4VN3RG.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts I wanted to share my experience with making these easy and useful Air Freshener Gels.  A relatively low cost Do-It-Yourself room air freshener, you may have all the ingredients already! I keep one in each vehicle and at my desk at work. The total time it takes to make is about five to six (5-6) mi...
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 21:11:04 PST
DIY CONCRETE:: Coasters + Trivets http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CONCRETE-Coasters-Trivets/
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 11:27:01 PST
Make Mittens from Old Sweaters DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Mittens-from-Old-Sweaters-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZQJT/HBNXVJZJ/FHLZQJTHBNXVJZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZQJT/HBNXVJZJ/FHLZQJTHBNXVJZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZQJT/HBNXVJZJ/FHLZQJTHBNXVJZJ.SMALL.jpg creme de la craft Let's give those shrunken, worn out sweaters a second life by turning them into warm little mittens! With just a few simple materials and the most basic hand stitch you can do, you'll have your very own handcrafted mittens in minutes! Pick a sweater with lots of pattern or add your own decor with bu...
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Sun, 13 Jan 2013 09:51:52 PST
Draft Stopper for drafty doors http://www.instructables.com/id/Draft-Stopper-for-drafty-doors/
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Sat, 22 Dec 2012 10:17:16 PST
Needle Felted Owls http://www.instructables.com/id/Needle-Felted-Owls/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 18:40:20 PST
Polymer Clay Pumpkin Pie Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-Clay-Pumpkin-Pie-Tutorial/
Polymer Clay Pumpkin Pie Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/XOBC/H9G176DK/FULXOBCH9G176DK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/XOBC/H9G176DK/FULXOBCH9G176DK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/XOBC/H9G176DK/FULXOBCH9G176DK.SMALL.jpg ThreeMoonBabies What you need: bottle cap (Unused and flattened type is the best.  You can find them at craft stores, Amazon, or on Etsy.  You can also look at stores that cater to home brewing.) beige/crust colored polymer clay orange/pie colored polymer clay  (I mixed orange, brown, and gold to get a...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 20:01:55 PST
Sculpey Mr. Spock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpey-Mr-Spock/
Sculpey Mr. Spock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/4P0R/H9G0ZKJO/FPN4P0RH9G0ZKJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/4P0R/H9G0ZKJO/FPN4P0RH9G0ZKJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/4P0R/H9G0ZKJO/FPN4P0RH9G0ZKJO.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit Sculpey is one of the many brands of polymer clay on the market.  It's one I happen to like, but that may simply due to the fact in my small rural community I can access it pretty easily. This instructable will walk you through creating your own Mr. Spock, which can be used, after you create it, as...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 09:39:37 PST
Woven Shrink Plastic Soap Dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Shrink-Plastic-Soap-Dish/
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Fri, 9 Nov 2012 13:36:01 PST
How To Renew Dried Out Sculpey Cheaply http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Renew-Dried-Out-Sculpey/
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 17:41:27 PST
Polymer Clay Decorated Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-Clay-Decorated-Pumpkin/
Polymer Clay Decorated Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/EPFF/H8RK8IQD/F0LEPFFH8RK8IQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/EPFF/H8RK8IQD/F0LEPFFH8RK8IQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/EPFF/H8RK8IQD/F0LEPFFH8RK8IQD.SMALL.jpg ThreeMoonBabies We made a polymer clay decorated pumpkin! And...I'll show you how to make one too! This project kind of reminds me of a Mr. Potato Pumpkin Head:) I made mine look like a bat, but really...the possibilities are endless. You can even just make a bunch of teeth and add to a carved pumpkin (like thi...
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 15:39:31 PDT
Masquerade Mask DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Masquerade-Mask-DIY/
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:48:52 PDT
Angry Birds http://www.instructables.com/id/Angry-Birds/
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By: sunshiine

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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 18:56:53 PDT
DIY Monster Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Monster-Shoes/
DIY Monster Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/YQ5O/H6730WBF/FK7YQ5OH6730WBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/YQ5O/H6730WBF/FK7YQ5OH6730WBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/YQ5O/H6730WBF/FK7YQ5OH6730WBF.SMALL.jpg rrkrose Aren't these adorable? They are made out of tissue boxes, tissue paper, and a green sponge. Lots of recycling going on! These can be made in several colors and are great for boys or girls. I made these for my 9 year old sister and she loves them. These were very easy to make and only took a few hour...
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Sat, 1 Sep 2012 12:36:20 PDT
how to make a friendship bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-friendship-bracelet-1/
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:11:20 PDT
Magnetic Paper Clip Greeting Card and Book Marker http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Paper-Clip-Greeting-Card/
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By: sunshiine

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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:57:08 PDT
Mini RCA Record Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-RCA-Record-Player/
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By: sunshiine

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Sat, 18 Aug 2012 22:12:55 PDT
Duct tape and Storage bag binder pencil pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-tape-and-Storage-bag-binder-pencil-pocket/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/TCGE/H5JVX8FE/FONTCGEH5JVX8FE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/TCGE/H5JVX8FE/FONTCGEH5JVX8FE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/TCGE/H5JVX8FE/FONTCGEH5JVX8FE.SMALL.jpg ch2create You will need: One gallon sized slider style storage bag Duct tape in desired print or color Plastic cutting mat optional (helps to cut the duct tape) Ruler, marker, scissors Three-hole punch or regular hole punch 1. Measure and cut 3 inches off the bottom edge of the storage bag.  Discard the...
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 17:04:21 PDT
Large Luggage Tag--Easy Kid's Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Luggage-Tag-Easy-Kids-Craft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/C5B9/H4AGM0K4/FABC5B9H4AGM0K4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/C5B9/H4AGM0K4/FABC5B9H4AGM0K4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/C5B9/H4AGM0K4/FABC5B9H4AGM0K4.SMALL.jpg ch2create I just got back from a short  vacation this week and I had no trouble picking out my bags from all the others in the airport.  They are labeled quite colorfully and big enough to stand out on an airline luggage carousel.  Of course I have black luggage-- and so does everyone else!  To help get on wi...
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Mon, 23 Jul 2012 08:43:08 PDT
Braiding Wheel Friendship Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Braiding-Wheel-Friendship-Bracelets/
Braiding Wheel Friendship Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/HLIN/HY4L5Y9K/F1YHLINHY4L5Y9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/HLIN/HY4L5Y9K/F1YHLINHY4L5Y9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/HLIN/HY4L5Y9K/F1YHLINHY4L5Y9K.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey I recently bought a large pack of embroidery thread intending to make some of those normal knotted friendship bracelets. Instead I learned how to make these braided ones and they are so much easier and faster to make that I've become a little obsessed with making them.  Now, you might have seen the...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:51:34 PDT
Home Decor Art: Quilting Hoop Wall Art with Scrap Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Decor-Art-Quilting-Hoop-Wall-Art-with-Scrap-/
Home Decor Art: Quilting Hoop Wall Art with Scrap Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/HMYF/H4AG8V0P/F2DHMYFH4AG8V0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/HMYF/H4AG8V0P/F2DHMYFH4AG8V0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/HMYF/H4AG8V0P/F2DHMYFH4AG8V0P.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter This project is a cheap and easy way to make art for your home. There are so many ways to do this project and the end result is nothing short of artsy! What You Will Need What You Need: -Quilting Hoops. You can find these at any local hobby or sewing shop. Get as many as you want! Try to pick ou...
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 07:28:27 PDT
Recycle Old Clothes: Turn White Ribbed Tanks into New Colorful Tops http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Old-Clothes-Turn-White-Ribbed-Tanks-into/
Recycle Old Clothes: Turn White Ribbed Tanks into New Colorful Tops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5L7B/H4AGJ0IH/F3D5L7BH4AGJ0IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5L7B/H4AGJ0IH/F3D5L7BH4AGJ0IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/5L7B/H4AGJ0IH/F3D5L7BH4AGJ0IH.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter This tutorial will show you how easy it is to recycle clothes! Here we will take a pack of men's ribbed tank tops and dye them. They turn out so cute and are perfect for summer. What You Will Need -A pack of men's tank tops or an old shirt -Rit Dye: pick out any color you choose! You can find th...
By: HomemadeisBetter

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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 09:30:57 PDT
Make a Pin Cushion out of a Vintage Jewelry Box or Coffee Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pin-Cushion-out-of-a-Vintage-Jewelry-Box-or/
Make a Pin Cushion out of a Vintage Jewelry Box or Coffee Cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/PRCX/H2MYJVFQ/FF8PRCXH2MYJVFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/PRCX/H2MYJVFQ/FF8PRCXH2MYJVFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/PRCX/H2MYJVFQ/FF8PRCXH2MYJVFQ.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter This is a fast and easy way to make a pin cushion. This would make a great gift for any sewing lover. It takes only 10 minutes and looks cute as a button when you're finished! What You Will Need What You Will Need: -Vintage Jewelry Box, Coffee Cup, or anything that is round and has some depth to ...
By: HomemadeisBetter

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Fri, 25 May 2012 23:13:36 PDT
Papercraft Flowers (Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-Flowers-Easy/
Papercraft Flowers (Easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/OXJX/H1YONGR9/FYTOXJXH1YONGR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/OXJX/H1YONGR9/FYTOXJXH1YONGR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/OXJX/H1YONGR9/FYTOXJXH1YONGR9.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit Happy spring instructavillians!  What a great way to keep flowers alive and fresh all year long than to make them out of paper!  There are several uses for making papercraft flowers, in this instructable I will be using them to make a wall hanging for mothers day. Materials Needed Materials Neede...
By: poofrabbit

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Sat, 12 May 2012 20:36:00 PDT