Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 21:07:37 PST BLOX v1.01 Artful Fences http://www.instructables.com/id/Artful-Fences/
Artful Fences - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/FOD5/I2WENPCU/FFQFOD5I2WENPCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/FOD5/I2WENPCU/FFQFOD5I2WENPCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/FOD5/I2WENPCU/FFQFOD5I2WENPCU.SMALL.jpg Beetlesmart I like to enjoy beauty in everyday things. My family spends a lot of time in our backyard and recently I found myself looking at my drab fence. I was sitting in a patio chair with a blue glass bottled water; the sun was shining through it and it gave me an idea. Bits of glass lit up by the sun wo...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:57:25 PST
How To Make A Death Star Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Death-Star-Christmas-Ornament/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:31:43 PST
DIY Airplant Terrarium and Sculpey Cow Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Airplant-Terrarium-and-Sculpey-Cow-Skull/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:19:19 PST
Tattooed Plaster Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Tattooed-Plaster-Hands/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:52:42 PST
Lower Your Energy Bill With Chic Insulated Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/Lower-Your-Energy-Bill-With-Chic-Insulated-Curtain/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:22:11 PST
Faux Talavera Tile Backsplash http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Talavera-Tile-Backsplash/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:39:55 PST
DIY Decorative Wall Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Decorative-Wall-Panels/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:55:54 PST
How to Set a Formal Dinner Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-a-Formal-Dinner-Table/
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 22:40:18 PST
Faux Coral Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Coral-Centerpiece/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 06:30:48 PST
How to build the "Proof That Tony Stark Has a Heart" gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-Proof-That-Tony-Stark-Has-a-Heart/
How to build the "Proof That Tony Stark Has a Heart" gift box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/R46J/I2F1ZQBL/FLRR46JI2F1ZQBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/R46J/I2F1ZQBL/FLRR46JI2F1ZQBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/R46J/I2F1ZQBL/FLRR46JI2F1ZQBL.SMALL.jpg DoggieDoc83 Following is my Instructable on how I created a replica of the gift that Pepper Potts gave to Tony Stark in the film Iron Man. My replica is composed of various parts from kits bought online to completely from scratch made parts. This is a lengthy instructable, and requires wiring, soldering, gluin...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:37:12 PST
Renew the look of an old wardrobe http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-the-look-of-an-old-wardrobe/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 06:17:47 PST
Circuit Board Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Wall-Design/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:08:29 PST
DIY Wall Pop Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wall-Pop-Art/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 13:39:19 PST
Origami Flower Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Flower-Garland/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 15:14:56 PST
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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
Sugar Skull String Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/FUOE/HZWJ74NT/F97FUOEHZWJ74NT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/FUOE/HZWJ74NT/F97FUOEHZWJ74NT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/FUOE/HZWJ74NT/F97FUOEHZWJ74NT.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is a fun and easy project. It can be used for halloween or year round. Materials Skull shaped candy bowls - Target dollar section and also at Dollar treeString Lights - Ball shape preferred, but can be done with regular string lights. Permanent markers in as many colors as you have! Draw...
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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/
Paper Plate Ball Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SMALL.jpg chloesumsion Time to Complete: about 15 minutes.In these instructions, you will learn how to create these cute, decorative paper plate balls. This is a simple, easy-to-do decoration that you can use in your home, for bridal or baby showers, wedding receptions, and more! And the best part is that it only requir...
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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/
Turn An Antique Washboard Into A Nice Keyring Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/LYXY/HZGTB1AA/FAULYXYHZGTB1AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/LYXY/HZGTB1AA/FAULYXYHZGTB1AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/LYXY/HZGTB1AA/FAULYXYHZGTB1AA.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 A couple of weeks ago, my wife and I were out at some garage sales and I picked up this antique washboard for $1.00 with the intention of turning it into something. I wasn't sure what yet though! After mulling it over, I decided it would make a nice keyring holder to put somewhere near the front doo...
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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/
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SMALL.jpg ucn Ever since we finished rebuilding our house, I've been on the look out for minimalist and contemporary solutions for adding a house number to our gate post. Hardware store brass numbers were out of the question. Stainless steel numbers would have cost a bomb, and would basically look the same as eve...
By: ucn

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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