Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Nov 2014 03:24:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Let's Make your own vinyl wall decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-your-own-vinyl-wall-decals/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:08:21 PDT
Dremmel Carved Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremmel-Carved-Pumpkin/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:19:30 PDT
Making 9,000 Grow Spheres http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-9000-Grow-Spheres/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:07:42 PDT
Transform a Small Space Using Mosaics (Part 2 of Mosaic Space) http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-Small-Space-Using-Mosaics-Part-2-of-Mo/
Transform a Small Space Using Mosaics (Part 2 of Mosaic Space) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/X7KC/I1QXTRWQ/FIDX7KCI1QXTRWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/X7KC/I1QXTRWQ/FIDX7KCI1QXTRWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/X7KC/I1QXTRWQ/FIDX7KCI1QXTRWQ.SMALL.jpg Carebearmom Do you have a space in your basement or maybe an old messy closet that you need to transform or fix up?We did, and it was under our basement stairs. While my husband had transformed most of our basement into a padded play area for our two girls, we still had this unsightly closet space to deal with...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:58:56 PDT
Werewolf DIY Throw Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Werewolf-DIY-Throw-Pillow/
Werewolf DIY Throw Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/XPQX/I1OU549M/FR5XPQXI1OU549M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/XPQX/I1OU549M/FR5XPQXI1OU549M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/XPQX/I1OU549M/FR5XPQXI1OU549M.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Keep a werewolf in your living room this Halloween without the worries of potty training and damaged furniture! If this little guy looks familiar, then you may have seen the Halloween episode of the short-lived craft competition show "Craft Wars" on TLC back in 2012. I made a version of this werewo...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:15:43 PDT
Wolverine Claws Through The Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wolverine-Claws-Through-The-Wall/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:21:49 PDT
DIY T-Shirt Jersey Shag Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-T-Shirt-Jersey-Shag-Rug/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:32:29 PDT
Peony- 3in1 fruit basket & decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Peony-3in1-fruit-basket-decoration/
Peony- 3in1 fruit basket & decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/HHZ3/I1941RZP/FW7HHZ3I1941RZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/HHZ3/I1941RZP/FW7HHZ3I1941RZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/HHZ3/I1941RZP/FW7HHZ3I1941RZP.SMALL.jpg tyc012 If you need a beautiful and useful decoration, if you addict in puzzle game, that's a good idea to delight your home. peony is fruit basket set with three layers. You can separate to use or put it together, flexible use as you want. The elegant design not like ordinary 3D puzzles, it's more difficul...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:38:12 PDT
Painting Murals on your Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Murals-on-your-Wall/
Painting Murals on your Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SMALL.jpg MrThomas303 Hi everyoneDoes your room lack flare or just look plain boring? Why not give it an artistic overhaul! This instructable will go over all the steps I took to spruce up my boring wall in my room. Hopefully by following these simple steps you can wow your friends and be the envy of your siblings. Wha...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 PDT
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Forest-Wall-Mural/
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/QAVU/I169OHVJ/FLWQAVUI169OHVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/QAVU/I169OHVJ/FLWQAVUI169OHVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/QAVU/I169OHVJ/FLWQAVUI169OHVJ.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos When we moved into our new house, one of the first projects that we undertook was to put together a nursery for our first baby that would be arriving in only a few months. We decided to go forest theme. The biggest part of this was a large wall mural that was composed of tree silhouettes. Here is a ...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:49:11 PDT
Thumbprint wedding tree. http://www.instructables.com/id/Thumbprint-wedding-tree/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:26:30 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
Custom Switch covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Spice up those boring old plain white light switch plate covers! Make your own! The beauty of making your own is that you can choose the image, the layout, and the colors as well as totally amaze your kids with your awesomeness.You will need: 1. Switch covers (I buy over-sized white plastic ones at...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 PDT
Faux-Bronze Crow Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Bronze-Crow-Statue/
Faux-Bronze Crow Statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/83TX/I0TW1W8U/FI983TXI0TW1W8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/83TX/I0TW1W8U/FI983TXI0TW1W8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/83TX/I0TW1W8U/FI983TXI0TW1W8U.SMALL.jpg davidandora I live in a gated courtyard building in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood. We have two columns at our entryway that I wanted to design large, realistic, but thematic statuary for their tops during the Halloween season. I also love crows, and that classic Edgar Allen Poe- haunted aesthetic. I think they ...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 21:08:56 PDT
Captain America Shield Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Shield-Wall-Decoration/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 04:03:25 PDT
Beautiful Backsplash http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Backsplash/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:29:10 PDT
Comic Onomatopoeia Fridge Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Onomatopoeia-Fridge-Magnet/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:34:15 PDT
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Tiny-Betta-Tank/
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SMALL.jpg mmmelroy This is the home of Falcor, my work companion. It's Been Awhile This tank has survived for almost 2 years. My elephant ear betta seems to enjoy it as much as can be expected. Aquisitions I only needed a few things:--A glass container-- some gravel substrate-- a moss ball Marimo--live plant of...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:48:18 PDT
Sugar Skull Flameless Votives http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Flameless-Votives/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:13:23 PDT
Quick & easy cute lantern for garden parties or dinner decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-easy-cute-lantern-for-garden-parties-or-dinn/
Quick & easy cute lantern for garden parties or dinner decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/HJAL/I028VWCV/F5SHJALI028VWCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/HJAL/I028VWCV/F5SHJALI028VWCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/HJAL/I028VWCV/F5SHJALI028VWCV.SMALL.jpg Nozebra I saw cute lanterns in a store which were super expensive, so I decided to be inspired by the idea to use glass containers with a wire to carry the lantern.All you need is:Empty jars (from pasta sauce or jam)Glue remover (to remove the sticky glue from the paper labels on the jars)Galvanized steel w...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:08:45 PDT
Sugar Skull String Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-String-Lights/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:04:13 PDT
Paper Plate Ball Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plate-Ball-Decoration/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:53:25 PDT
Quick and Simple Dry Erase Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Simple-Dry-Erase-Board/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:20:21 PDT
DIY Papercut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Papercut-Lamp/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:46:58 PDT
Faux painting copper plating effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-paining-copper-plating-effect/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 15:08:55 PDT
8 Bit Etching with Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Bit-Etching-with-Dremel/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:31:07 PDT
Noren no biru Japanese Bricobart Beer Instructables Robot Banner http://www.instructables.com/id/Noren-no-biru-Japanese-Bricobart-Beer-Instructable/
Noren no biru Japanese Bricobart Beer Instructables Robot Banner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/GGN6/HZH6X966/FGEGGN6HZH6X966.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/GGN6/HZH6X966/FGEGGN6HZH6X966.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/GGN6/HZH6X966/FGEGGN6HZH6X966.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Domo arigato, Instructables Roboto. Announce to visitors that you run a reputable establishment...wait, at least one that has beer. Noren are traditional Japanese banners/curtains hung up in doorways or entrances. They are utilitarian by providing some privacy and may block odors traveling to the ne...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:40:21 PDT
Turn An Antique Washboard Into A Nice Keyring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-An-Antique-Washboard-Into-A-Nice-Keyring-Hold/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:49:32 PDT
Revamp Old Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-Old-Artwork/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:05:09 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Map Rose Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Map-Rose-Wreath/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:50:07 PDT
Beaded Pillows (without a stitch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-Pillows-without-a-stitch/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:49:12 PDT
smoky entrance mirror w/ keyhooks http://www.instructables.com/id/smoky-entrance-mirror-w-keyhooks/
smoky entrance mirror w/ keyhooks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/PQSX/HZ13FKE0/F76PQSXHZ13FKE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/PQSX/HZ13FKE0/F76PQSXHZ13FKE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/PQSX/HZ13FKE0/F76PQSXHZ13FKE0.SMALL.jpg aliasaint I have been looking for an entrance mirror with keyhooks, and even the ones I find at thrift stores are generic/gaudy/gigantic. I had this picture frame that's okay enough, and found some tiny metal pegs, and this awkward mirror from my bathroom that is functional but nerve-wracking, having no guard...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:25:29 PDT
Cheap and Easy Aromatherapy Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Aromatherapy-Diffuser/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 01:47:51 PDT
Revamp an Old Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-an-Old-Globe/
Revamp an Old Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SMALL.jpg brn1986 Hey everyone! So, I love travelling and I especially love maps and globes.I've been seeing a bunch of stuff online about things you can make with globes and I decided to try my own spin on it. The plan was to make a chalkboard globe like I saw online but to outline the continents first as I still wa...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:48:22 PDT
Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
Nespresso Bluebells http://www.instructables.com/id/Nespresso-Bluebells/
Nespresso Bluebells - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/MCNE/HYZO0CPI/FUIMCNEHYZO0CPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/MCNE/HYZO0CPI/FUIMCNEHYZO0CPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/MCNE/HYZO0CPI/FUIMCNEHYZO0CPI.SMALL.jpg peskychloe These coffee pods make surprisingly realistic bluebells, as well as making a pleasing bell like sound. Cleaning the pods out Nespresso pods are an interesting material. It's very light, easy to work with, beautifully coloured metal, but to get that metal involves messing about with used pods.I'm ...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:17:36 PDT
Mosaic Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-Stairs/
Mosaic Stairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/X7IO/HYTNWORA/FQRX7IOHYTNWORA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/X7IO/HYTNWORA/FQRX7IOHYTNWORA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/X7IO/HYTNWORA/FQRX7IOHYTNWORA.SMALL.jpg Carebearmom Do you want to make your staircase a focal point in your home? Are your basement stairs lacking luster and you don't want to pour money into a new type of wood? Well a cheap and easy solution is to mosaic your stairs! The greatest cost of the project is time! The rest of the cost depends on what...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:49:59 PDT
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/awesome-5x5-giant-art-from-shower-curtain/
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/AOF5/HYR3HNE5/FX3AOF5HYR3HNE5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/AOF5/HYR3HNE5/FX3AOF5HYR3HNE5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/AOF5/HYR3HNE5/FX3AOF5HYR3HNE5.SMALL.jpg egreer1 big art costs big money, so i thought what solution can i make for this. On sites like amazon you can find cool finky shower curtains with all sorts of prints from 10$. Be sure you get a fabric on not a plastic one You will also neednail gun and/or drill and screwssaw6 1x2x6 sstaple gunCut 1...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:35:17 PDT
Cloud Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-Mirror/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:57:05 PDT
Nine Fun Place Card Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Fun-Place-Card-Ideas/
Nine Fun Place Card Ideas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NX10/HYI64N7Z/FP1NX10HYI64N7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NX10/HYI64N7Z/FP1NX10HYI64N7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NX10/HYI64N7Z/FP1NX10HYI64N7Z.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make fun place cards to spice up your next dinner with friends. Give them away as parting gifts. See the video tutorial here! Toy Animals With a craft knife, carefully add a slit to the back of small toy animals Punch out large card stock circlesInsert in the slit Personalized Wine Glasse...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 07:00:50 PDT
How to paint a star/night-sky themed nursery that will last until high school. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-a-starnight-sky-themed-nursery-that-w/
How to paint a star/night-sky themed nursery that will last until high school. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SMALL.jpg kellechu Before I even had kids, I started painting my guest room in a star/night-sky theme because I am really, really, REALLY nuts for outer space and all things star-related. Like the "all-I-ever-wanted-to-be-was-an-astronaut-ever-since-I-was-a-little-girl" sort of obsession that has just grown stronger ...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 19:20:49 PDT
Cheap Homemade Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Homemade-Coasters/
Cheap Homemade Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SMALL.jpg tcolo'n Alright! My first instructable! So, a quick intro to what you're doing. You'll be using some basic utensils and items found around the house to put together a neat little coaster for your drink. I'm always putting together cool projects, and lately, I've been using a lot of cardboard. It occurred to...
By: tcolo'n

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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 02:10:08 PDT
Crochet-Trimmed Butterfly Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Trimmed-Butterfly-Hanging/
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By: watchmeflyy

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:34:41 PDT
DIY Découpage Ostrich Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Découpage-Ostrich-Eggs/
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By: Erica_DIY

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:41:06 PDT
Painted Fabric Rugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Fabric-Rugs/
Painted Fabric Rugs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/BZ4Q/HY12HVU6/F6GBZ4QHY12HVU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/BZ4Q/HY12HVU6/F6GBZ4QHY12HVU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/BZ4Q/HY12HVU6/F6GBZ4QHY12HVU6.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make no-sew painted fabric rugs in any style and size to match your home decor. Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need (to make both rugs) YOU'LL NEED1 yard printed fabric 2 yards heavy cotton canvas Americana Multi Surface Paints in your favorite colors Minwax Polycrylic E-6000 Stitchle...
By: Mark Montano

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:08:47 PDT
Embroidered Vintage Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Wall-Clock/
Embroidered Vintage Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/LEH1/HXYYGEUO/FZOLEH1HXYYGEUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/LEH1/HXYYGEUO/FZOLEH1HXYYGEUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/LEH1/HXYYGEUO/FZOLEH1HXYYGEUO.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 I have recently found a lot of old burlap in my basement (yes, old enough to be really vintage!). For this reason I was thinking of ways to use it, when the idea of the clock came to my mind. Whether burlap is old or new, it always gives a "vintage feeling" to whatever it's used for.For this project...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:39:55 PDT
Tea Light Paperweights http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-Light-Paperweights/
Tea Light Paperweights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/B2WX/HXYO1K8T/FCSB2WXHXYO1K8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/B2WX/HXYO1K8T/FCSB2WXHXYO1K8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/B2WX/HXYO1K8T/FCSB2WXHXYO1K8T.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Take basic glass tea light holders and turn them in to beautiful paperweights with your favorite images. See the video tutorial here! You'll need Laser printed imagesGlass tea light holders Famowood Glaze Coat Scissors Glitter Plastic cups Disposable wood stirrers Prepare your images Laser...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:44:19 PDT
Spruce Up Plastic Organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Spruce-Up-Plastic-Organizers/
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By: BeeZeeArt

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 06:17:52 PDT
Mosaic Space Book Nook http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-Space/
Mosaic Space Book Nook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/9B4L/HXRZKN18/FMX9B4LHXRZKN18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/9B4L/HXRZKN18/FMX9B4LHXRZKN18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/9B4L/HXRZKN18/FMX9B4LHXRZKN18.SMALL.jpg Carebearmom Create a book nook or play area in an unused space under your stairs! This space was a storage space in our basement! MaterialsFrames, built ins, and trim:WoodNailsTable sawPaintMosaicsBroken tiles, colored glass (preferably upcycled scrap from a stained glass store)Mastic tile adhesiveWeldbond glu...
By: Carebearmom

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 02:07:45 PDT