Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - cardboard - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:42:48 PST BLOX v1.01 LEDCube http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDCube/
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By: Wenting

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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 13:41:01 PST
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...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 02:10:08 PDT
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Mind-Gear-Lighted-Wall-Fixture/
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Instructables Lovers :-), Recently I had to get my wrist watch repaired as it fell down from stairs. Guess what, it was a small misalignment of a watch gear, so the watch guy repaired it in front of me. He used a a small lamp to see details inside the watch  and while I was watching it with c...
By: Tarun Upadhyaya

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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 01:20:39 PDT
Cardboard vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-vase/
Cardboard vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/AO28/HDYTVMRR/FHGAO28HDYTVMRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/AO28/HDYTVMRR/FHGAO28HDYTVMRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/AO28/HDYTVMRR/FHGAO28HDYTVMRR.SMALL.jpg dagelias In this instructable I'll show you how you make a cardboard vase out of basic things that you probable have. This is great for someone having a low budget party!  the stuff needed is: Brush Glue Cardboard Knife Soda/Fanta, 0,5L bottle dumbbells ca 5 kg Finding the shape To get the best results...
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 11:36:18 PST
Valentine's Day Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Wreath/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 10:24:26 PST
Cardboard Faux Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Faux-Fireplace/
Cardboard Faux Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/6QI8/GW89M026/FUK6QI8GW89M026.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/6QI8/GW89M026/FUK6QI8GW89M026.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/6QI8/GW89M026/FUK6QI8GW89M026.SMALL.jpg Cation Designs It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, especially now that my apartment has a fireplace! All you need is a large cardboard box, a box cutter, scissors, tape, , hot glue, brown wrapping paper, and a Sharpie. Tape up the corners of a large cardboard box. I used duct tape to secure the corne...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 14:20:06 PST
Mod Circle side table, step stool, basket, etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Circle-side-table-step-stool-basket-etc/
Mod Circle side table, step stool, basket, etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/JNRD/GQ4EYDI5/F3YJNRDGQ4EYDI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/JNRD/GQ4EYDI5/F3YJNRDGQ4EYDI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/JNRD/GQ4EYDI5/F3YJNRDGQ4EYDI5.SMALL.jpg INFUSEDgoods I've wanted to make a basket that looks like this for a while now.  Thanks to instructables and the cardboard challenge I got the motivation to make it happen.  When thinking about making it I decided I wanted it to have multiple uses and to look somewhat like an art piece.  So here it is, I like ho...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 23:56:29 PDT
3D Cardboard Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Cardboard-Decor/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 03:19:52 PDT
Fragrant Mint Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Fragrant-Mint-Wreath/
Fragrant Mint Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/KJML/GGMMM2JA/F9PKJMLGGMMM2JA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/KJML/GGMMM2JA/F9PKJMLGGMMM2JA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/KJML/GGMMM2JA/F9PKJMLGGMMM2JA.SMALL.jpg muddysuzi My mint plant has taken over the garden, plus I need a pretty wreath for the holiday season.  Let's put this aggressive plant to good use. Get everything together You will need: -old cardboard big enough to cut your wreath frame out of, the size is up to you -duct tape, any color -scissors -mint...
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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 15:51:30 PST
Custom Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Candles/
Custom Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/32A5/G619HHUW/FI432A5G619HHUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/32A5/G619HHUW/FI432A5G619HHUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/32A5/G619HHUW/FI432A5G619HHUW.SMALL.jpg mrdebos I know there are plenty 'candle-making' instructables on here already, but most of them end with rather straightforward, standard shaped candles. With this instructable I will try to give some examples of what you can do with candles to make them original, and personal! Besides this is my first ins...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2010 08:05:31 PST
reclaimed cardboard tube DIY chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/reclaimed-cardboard-tube-DIY-chandelier/
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Wed, 5 Aug 2009 11:47:53 PDT
Cardboard Shoji Screen - Room Partition http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Shoji-Screen-Room-Partition/
Cardboard Shoji Screen - Room Partition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/HHR9/FXK6A8V1/FGLHHR9FXK6A8V1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/HHR9/FXK6A8V1/FGLHHR9FXK6A8V1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/HHR9/FXK6A8V1/FGLHHR9FXK6A8V1.SMALL.jpg tonictina This is a great inexpensive way of making a Shoji Screen room divider with cardboard, especially for those college students out there on a budget! I made no new purchases and only made use of whatever items I had on hand. You can modify the dimensions or materials to suit your needs. Materials ...
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Sat, 25 Jul 2009 15:08:35 PDT