Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - decor - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:55:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Vertical-Blinds/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:03:16 PDT
DIY: Mason Jar Beeswax Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mason-Jar-Beeswax-Candle/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 09:31:00 PDT
Placemat Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Place-Mat-Chandelier/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 05:57:01 PDT
Twine Ball Lamp Shades http://www.instructables.com/id/Twine-Ball-Lamp-Shades/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 15:59:49 PDT
Glass Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Christmas-Tree/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 08:45:33 PST
DIY no sew bow pillow cover! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-no-sew-bow-pillow-cover/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 This DIY room decor tutorial is super easy and the final result is very girly and polished. This is what you'll need: -A piece of fabric -A pillow -Scissors -Fabric glue, hot glue or thread and needle if you want to sew. Measurements in my case: Large piece of fabric: 70x70 cm (28x28 in) Small p...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:45:38 PST
Jars of Glowing Spirits http://www.instructables.com/id/Jars-of-Glowing-Spirits/
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 20:49:04 PDT
Sheet Music Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Music-Flowers/
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 18:39:28 PST
DIY Vintage Light Up Marquee Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vintage-Light-Up-Marquee-Letters/
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 19:21:57 PDT
Giant Map Ampersand http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Map-Ampersand/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 13:47:59 PDT
Decorative Candy Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Candy-Bowl/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 17:40:04 PST
How to Make Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Candles/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 17:21:22 PST
No-Sew Collage Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Collage-Pillow/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 08:21:41 PDT
Wedding Paper Lantern Sculpture for $1. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Paper-Lantern-Sculpture-for-1/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 15:52:59 PDT
3D Cardboard Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Cardboard-Decor/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 03:19:52 PDT
Picture Frame Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Headboard/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 12:07:32 PST
Jackalope Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Jackalope-Wall-Mount/
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Sat, 29 Jan 2011 23:11:17 PST
Hanging Magazine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Magazine-Rack/
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Sun, 7 Nov 2010 16:54:08 PST
$10 Removable Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Removable-Wall-Art/
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Sat, 13 Mar 2010 11:36:05 PST
Christmas Ninja Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ninja-Stocking/
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