Instructables: exploring - living - craft - kids http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:31:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn any photo frame into a jigsaw puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-photo-frame-into-a-jigsaw-puzzle/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:38:38 PDT
The "You're at That Age" Eye Glasses Case http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Youre-at-That-Age-Eye-Glasses-Case/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 11:55:29 PDT
Zipper Rosette decorated t-shirt with detachable brooch http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Rosette-decorated-t-shirt-with-detachable-b/
Zipper Rosette decorated t-shirt with detachable brooch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/7E31/I0RYX74X/F7P7E31I0RYX74X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/7E31/I0RYX74X/F7P7E31I0RYX74X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/7E31/I0RYX74X/F7P7E31I0RYX74X.SMALL.jpg R-I-H-A-M I made this tshirt for my daughter with some simple supplies that I had handy, the brooch is detachable for easy washing, it also works as a hair clip or to decorate a purse. Supplies 2- 7" zippers from the same color for the rosette1 - 7" or smaller zipper for the center of the flower1- optional...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:59:39 PDT
Optical Illusion Halloween Colouring Activity http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Illusion-Halloween-Colouring-Activity/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:53:59 PDT
3-d Block Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/3-d-Block-Letters/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:07:14 PDT
Wooden Hodge Podge Owl http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hodge-Podge-Owl/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:15:45 PDT
How to Make 3D Rainbow Loom Ball with Rubber Bands and Bead from Pandahall.com http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-3D-Rainbow-Loom-Ball-with-Rubber-Bands/
How to Make 3D Rainbow Loom Ball with Rubber Bands and Bead from Pandahall.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/BGJN/HZUTBGX8/F03BGJNHZUTBGX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/BGJN/HZUTBGX8/F03BGJNHZUTBGX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/BGJN/HZUTBGX8/F03BGJNHZUTBGX8.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Combine acrylic beads and colorful rubber bands to make this easy cute 3D rainbow loom ball! You’ll need 7 colored rubber bands (can be found at Pandahall.com ) to make this elastic band ball. This rainbow loom ball will be great hanging accessory for keychain, phone and so on. Check this video tuto...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:14:13 PDT
How to Make a Washi Tape Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Washi-Tape-Hair-Bow/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:56:31 PDT
Easy Spider Cheek Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Loom-Charm-Bracelet/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:10:24 PDT
Make your own Pom Poms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Pom-Poms/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:26:29 PDT
Back to School Crafts With Old Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-School-Crafts-With-Old-Jeans/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:45:13 PDT
DIY Piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Piñata/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:59:09 PDT
DIY Confetti Party Poppers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Confetti-Party-Poppers/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 09:15:12 PDT
Trash to Artistic Treasure with House Paint! http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-to-Artistic-Treasure-with-House-Paint/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:24:00 PDT
Let's make a cute bumblebee pin! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-a-cute-bumblebee-pin/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:16:18 PDT
Frozen Character Altoid Tin Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Frozen-Character-Altoid-Tin-Display/
Frozen Character Altoid Tin Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/J266/HWTBKK2Z/FYSJ266HWTBKK2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/J266/HWTBKK2Z/FYSJ266HWTBKK2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/J266/HWTBKK2Z/FYSJ266HWTBKK2Z.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch How to make a cute display of paper Elsa and Anna Cut shapes from paper You will need colored scrapbook paper, Altoid tin, glitter, stickers, glue, scissors and any other little decorations you want to add. start cutting your background papers by tracing your tin and cutting out rectangles. next...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:02:27 PDT
Painted Spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Spoons/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:26:41 PDT
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Bookends-with-Hot-Glue/
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Dinosaur Bookends!Upcycle old plastic dinosaurs and pallet wood into the coolest bookends! Supplies You'll need:scrap woodplastic dinosaur toyshobby knifehot glue/gunspray paint Glue Bookends and Bisect Dino I cut some scrap wood into blocks. it's about 4 inches wide.I used two 6" tall pieces ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 13:14:46 PDT
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cookie-Cutter-of-Instructables-Robot-Natural-c/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 19:28:41 PDT
Mary Jane - Kimisha Kids Shoe Pattern by Tutorial Girl http://www.instructables.com/id/Mary-Jane-Kimisha-Kids-Shoe-Pattern-by-Tutorial-Gi/
Mary Jane - Kimisha Kids Shoe Pattern by Tutorial Girl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/HYHG/HVP6TX2D/FZXHYHGHVP6TX2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/HYHG/HVP6TX2D/FZXHYHGHVP6TX2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/HYHG/HVP6TX2D/FZXHYHGHVP6TX2D.SMALL.jpg miklavcic If you like the shoes, you could get the pattern too.link:http://www.craftsy.com/pattern/other/diy-kids-leat...Thanks for watching. Enjoy your day, Lidija Mik a.k.a. Tutorial Girl
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Tue, 27 May 2014 08:16:58 PDT
CD COASTERS WITH DECOUPAGE http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-COASTERS-WITH-DECOUPAGE/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 05:15:55 PDT
Make a Hula Hoop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hula-Hoop/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 20:10:25 PDT
DIY Mini Pinatas http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-mini-pinatas/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:36:03 PDT
How to make a mini motorcycle out of lighters (video) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-mini-motorcycle-out-of-lighters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IXTM/HTPUNY8U/FOXIXTMHTPUNY8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IXTM/HTPUNY8U/FOXIXTMHTPUNY8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/IXTM/HTPUNY8U/FOXIXTMHTPUNY8U.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog A fun and inexpensive project! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uf_2cqwRwsk
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 13:15:22 PDT
Yarn Balloon Easter/Holiday Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Balloon-EasterHoliday-Eggs/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:31:29 PDT
Fun and Easy melted crayon art for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-and-Easy-melted-crayon-art-for-kids/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:10:45 PST
Crazy Love Knit Bunny Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Crazy-Love-Knit-Bunny-Slippers/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:43:10 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
Easy Crafts with Knitted Rolls: Decorative Shawl http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Crafts-with-Knitted-Rolls-Decorative-Shawl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/7STP/HRKR33K1/FTZ7STPHRKR33K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/7STP/HRKR33K1/FTZ7STPHRKR33K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/7STP/HRKR33K1/FTZ7STPHRKR33K1.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a Decorative Shawl 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 blun...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:56:11 PST
Moustache Valentines http://www.instructables.com/id/Moustache-Valentines/
Moustache Valentines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/ZJT2/HRH0YVT0/FERZJT2HRH0YVT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/ZJT2/HRH0YVT0/FERZJT2HRH0YVT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/ZJT2/HRH0YVT0/FERZJT2HRH0YVT0.SMALL.jpg amalkhan If you don't want your wee lad hyped up on romantically-themed sugar for Valentines day this year, here is an adorable alternative, that will give your little one a natural high, and give you a great photo opp! Using paper straws and scrapbook paper, make your child's valentine a memorable one wit...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 11:50:47 PST
What's a knitted roll? (A super easy craft.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-a-knitted-roll-A-super-easy-craft/
What's a knitted roll? (A super easy craft.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm A few people have asked me this and I can't believe I forgot to explain it.  A knitted roll is a long tube of knitted fabric. They are about 3 inches by 4 feet. Its called a knitted roll because it looks like a cinnamon roll when it is coiled up in a circle. They are perfect for crafts because ther...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 20:52:53 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: 5 second scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-5-second-scarf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a scarf in 5 seconds with a knitted roll (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.  If you haven't learned the basics of knitted roll projects then...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:26:12 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: 10 minute classic scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-10-minute-classic-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a classic scarf with a knitted roll (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 t...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:20:38 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: 5 minute infinity scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-5-minute-infinity-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make an infinity scarf with a knitted roll (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...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:15:51 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: cozy toes rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-cozy-toes-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/HWOM/HRBE2V0O/FLSHWOMHRBE2V0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/HWOM/HRBE2V0O/FLSHWOMHRBE2V0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/HWOM/HRBE2V0O/FLSHWOMHRBE2V0O.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a cozy toes 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...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:08:26 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: flexible woven rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-flexible-woven-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/9CMI/HRBE2UTB/F8F9CMIHRBE2UTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/9CMI/HRBE2UTB/F8F9CMIHRBE2UTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/9CMI/HRBE2UTB/F8F9CMIHRBE2UTB.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a flexible 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 blu...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:03:44 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
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: thick and quick rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-thick-and-quick-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/P0V5/HRBE330J/FU5P0V5HRBE330J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/P0V5/HRBE330J/FU5P0V5HRBE330J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/P0V5/HRBE330J/FU5P0V5HRBE330J.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a thick and quick 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 bl...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:50:19 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: long and simple rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-long-and-simple-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/1MXD/HRBE2U2D/FEF1MXDHRBE2U2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/1MXD/HRBE2U2D/FEF1MXDHRBE2U2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/1MXD/HRBE2U2D/FEF1MXDHRBE2U2D.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a long 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 hurt...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:39:35 PST
The basics of knitted roll crafts (a super easy craft) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-basics-of-knitted-roll-crafts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/CU71/HRBE2TV1/F5ZCU71HRBE2TV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/CU71/HRBE2TV1/F5ZCU71HRBE2TV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/CU71/HRBE2TV1/F5ZCU71HRBE2TV1.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows the basic skills necessary for doing crafts with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll).  The skills are very easy to learn and the projects can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. The projects are done with yarn and a yarn needle, which i...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:23:33 PST
DIY Picture Frame Bow Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Picture-Frame-Bow-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MM3T/HR8VD12N/F4AMM3THR8VD12N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MM3T/HR8VD12N/F4AMM3THR8VD12N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MM3T/HR8VD12N/F4AMM3THR8VD12N.SMALL.jpg hilltopcustomdesigns Does your daughter have a TON of bows?? Mine does! This easy and very cheap DIY Projest for a Picture Frame Bow Holder will solve a lot of your bow storage issues while making some insanely cute wall art for her bedroom or bathroom at the same time! Before we begin on the how-to section, let me sta...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:44:27 PST
Sonic Boom (Skylanders) Piñata - display only http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Boom-Skylanders-Piñata/
Sonic Boom (Skylanders) Piñata - display only - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/N1L7/HR3EJMB5/FMKN1L7HR3EJMB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/N1L7/HR3EJMB5/FMKN1L7HR3EJMB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/N1L7/HR3EJMB5/FMKN1L7HR3EJMB5.SMALL.jpg cprice17 For his 8th birthday, my son asked for a piñata. Since he's a big Skylanders fan, he chose a character - specifically, Sonic Boom, who is a black griffin-like creature. This is my guide to how I made a griffin piñata strictly for display. What you'll need: 2 9" latex balloons (color doesn't matter)...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 10:24:14 PST
Skylander Wrecking Ball Piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/Skylander-Wrecking-Ball-Piñata/
Skylander Wrecking Ball Piñata - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/RM7W/HR4ST1K7/FC0RM7WHR4ST1K7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/RM7W/HR4ST1K7/FC0RM7WHR4ST1K7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/RM7W/HR4ST1K7/FC0RM7WHR4ST1K7.SMALL.jpg cprice17 Since I declined to let some 8-year olds smack my Sonic Boom piñata, I had to make a second one for the actual birthday party for my son. We decided Wrecking Ball would be an easy and cute one to make. What you'll need: 1 large "punching" balloon with a rubber band attached. cardboard for making ho...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 10:04:11 PST
Teddy Bear Secret Tummy!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Secret-Tummy/
Teddy Bear Secret Tummy!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/2DOU/HR3EKXKA/FSL2DOUHR3EKXKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/2DOU/HR3EKXKA/FSL2DOUHR3EKXKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/2DOU/HR3EKXKA/FSL2DOUHR3EKXKA.SMALL.jpg typeusernameherecarolina Here are the materials that you will need!Materials: · Ribbon · Teddy bear/ Stuffed Animal · Fabric – sturdy material for the compartment! · Fabric, to cover the compartment · Thread · Needle · Velcro · Sewing Machine *Please note that we took the liberty of making our own Teddy...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 09:20:29 PST
Goo! http://www.instructables.com/id/Goo/
Goo! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/MIA7/HQNC4FLA/F8ZMIA7HQNC4FLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/MIA7/HQNC4FLA/F8ZMIA7HQNC4FLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/MIA7/HQNC4FLA/F8ZMIA7HQNC4FLA.SMALL.jpg ants other stuff Items Neede To Craft Goo -glue cheap kind-laundry detergent - a cup that you don't need anymore-a stir stick that you don't need anymore-optional is food coloring Mixing 1.add 4oz of glue2.add 2tsp. Of laundry detergent 3. Mix!4. Then it should be sticky 5. There's you goo!(Add the food co...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 10:11:46 PST
Popsicle Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Picture-Frame/
Popsicle Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/4RXQ/HUVPQPT3/FIX4RXQHUVPQPT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/4RXQ/HUVPQPT3/FIX4RXQHUVPQPT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/4RXQ/HUVPQPT3/FIX4RXQHUVPQPT3.SMALL.jpg persia111 These picture/photo frames are a fun craft for a majority of ages and also work really well as gifts for others. They are not very difficult to make, but still look pretty great on display! You can make them however you'd like (colours, decoration, etc) according to your own taste. I hope you find i...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 12:23:49 PST
DIY Corner Bookmarks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Corner-Bookmarks/
DIY Corner Bookmarks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/XTLG/HPT91JZU/FGIXTLGHPT91JZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/XTLG/HPT91JZU/FGIXTLGHPT91JZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/XTLG/HPT91JZU/FGIXTLGHPT91JZU.SMALL.jpg Yellow Giraffe A bookmark isn't a plane page marker, it's an accessory. Hence, I decided to make my own bookmarks for the new book that I'm reading. The steps for making these cornered bookmarks are very easy. These bookmarks add a fun element to your book's persona.  Here are the essentials you'll need:  1. Col...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 01:50:26 PST
Stationary Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Stationary-Stand/
Stationary Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NL7K/HPQ4790A/FMHNL7KHPQ4790A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NL7K/HPQ4790A/FMHNL7KHPQ4790A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NL7K/HPQ4790A/FMHNL7KHPQ4790A.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Keeping pens and pencils organized seems daunting, especially when little hands are at work creating great pieces of art. With this straight-forward stationary stand, cleaning up and organizing pens and pencils will be as easy as coloring! Cutting and drilling wood I used soft redwood for my stan...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 18:47:23 PST
Snowflake Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-Mobile/
Snowflake Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/ZQPP/HPJBIQGL/FI7ZQPPHPJBIQGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/ZQPP/HPJBIQGL/FI7ZQPPHPJBIQGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/ZQPP/HPJBIQGL/FI7ZQPPHPJBIQGL.SMALL.jpg drekrugs This easy to make mobile is made of lots of paper snowflakes. Great for keeping kids busy and decorating your home for the winter! Making the Snowflakes To make a snowflake make a square of a piece of white paper. The size of the snowflakes don't matter as long as they're not too large. Mine were...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 05:54:06 PST
Handmade Salt Dough Ornaments: Fun for Kids and Adults! http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Salt-Dough-Ornaments-Fun-for-Kids-and-Adu/
Handmade Salt Dough Ornaments: Fun for Kids and Adults! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/5YPW/HPDB2DDL/FW05YPWHPDB2DDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/5YPW/HPDB2DDL/FW05YPWHPDB2DDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/5YPW/HPDB2DDL/FW05YPWHPDB2DDL.SMALL.jpg cloudscraftin This is how to make beautiful and inexpensive salt dough ornaments.   This is a great winter break activity for kids who need something to do with their idle hands. It can also be used to make plaques, wreaths, handprints, and for play dough. Ingredients and Supplies Ingredients: 1 bag of p...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 09:15:51 PST