Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:05:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
Nailed it! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SMALL.jpg Bojarski Make a simple and easy, yet beautiful wall decoration. Material you will need NailsHammerYarn A wooden plank (make sure it is not very thick otherwise you may hammer the nails through it) Choose a text, image etc... 1. Choose a text or a picture you like and cut it out on paper. 2. Tape the ...
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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
DIY Découpage Ostrich Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Découpage-Ostrich-Eggs/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:41:06 PDT
Easy wall art from bulk food sacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-wall-art-from-bulk-goods-bag/
Easy wall art from bulk food sacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XM8X/HXIKAB9N/FIUXM8XHXIKAB9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XM8X/HXIKAB9N/FIUXM8XHXIKAB9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/XM8X/HXIKAB9N/FIUXM8XHXIKAB9N.SMALL.jpg seamster When it comes to home decor, the lady and I prefer to adorn our home with unique and interesting items that were never intended as decorations. Like bottles, old containers, miscellaneous hunks of rusty metal, and so forth.Something we always look out for are interesting bulk food sacks. Burlap pota...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 17:02:30 PDT
Wedding DIY: Table Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-DIY-Table-Numbers/
Wedding DIY: Table Numbers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/T1ET/HXA9QL4O/FGUT1ETHXA9QL4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/T1ET/HXA9QL4O/FGUT1ETHXA9QL4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/T1ET/HXA9QL4O/FGUT1ETHXA9QL4O.SMALL.jpg Fairgoods Summer is officially here, and with it comes wedding season. We’ve created a series of wedding-themed DIYs, and the first is a set of table numbers that double as water bottles. ​What you’ll need: Latch-top water bottleMod PodgeGold glitterPaintbrushStick or toothpickGold vinylSilhouette Cameo vi...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 09:13:01 PDT
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Vertical-Blinds/
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept Easy, stylish, budget-friendly DIY pallet wood vertical blinds! As created by humboldtartdept.blogspot.com! Install top plate connector Screw the top plate connector into your window frame. Screw in 3/8" threaded rod and 3/4" split ring hangars. Install conduit piece Cut 1/2" diameter condui...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:03:16 PDT
Diy Concrete Door Stoppers http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Concrete-Door-Stoppers/
Diy Concrete Door Stoppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SMALL.jpg HOMEmade MAKEOVERS I always wanted to connect rope and concrete together and this project seemed like a perfect match for it. Even though from the first look these door stoppers may not seem to be practical, trust me they are! First of all they are heavy enough to keep the doors in place, so no more door slamming. The...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 05:30:53 PDT
DIY: "Hypoallergenic" Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hypoallergenic-Flowers/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 01:15:24 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
DIY: Typographic Pizza Pennants http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Typographic-Pizza-Pennants/
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Fri, 16 May 2014 10:51:40 PDT
DIY Oyule Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oyule-Lamp/
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Sat, 1 Jan 2011 15:02:27 PST
DIY SPRING ROOM DECOR - Cute ideas with fake flowers!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SPRING-ROOM-DECOR-Cute-ideas-with-fake-flowers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/0F5D/HUHFQ5V9/FEE0F5DHUHFQ5V9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/0F5D/HUHFQ5V9/FEE0F5DHUHFQ5V9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/0F5D/HUHFQ5V9/FEE0F5DHUHFQ5V9.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hey guys!! Spring is already here so I want to show you some diy accent pieces that you can make to spice up your room for the season. I had some leftover fake flowers from my notebook video but instead of putting them in a vase I decided to make these DIY projects.  So I hope you like them and let’...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 16:54:02 PDT
DIY Saddle/Mizzoni Sneaker Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SaddleMizzoni-Sneaker-Tutorial/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 02:10:12 PDT
DIY ROOM DECOR/organization ❤ Recycling projects| Cute&Cheap ideas! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ROOM-DECORorganization-Recycling-projects-Cute/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/Q3RG/HTEUDUKS/F03Q3RGHTEUDUKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/Q3RG/HTEUDUKS/F03Q3RGHTEUDUKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/Q3RG/HTEUDUKS/F03Q3RGHTEUDUKS.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hey guys! In today's video I bring you two recycling projects that are both easy and cheap, and I'm sure you already have at home most of the thing that are needed. For the magazine holder you will need: A cereal box, and some wrapping paper or decoupage paper. First, I spray painted the box white...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 16:41:19 PDT
Making Yarn-Wraped Painted Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Yarn-Wraped-Painted-Jars/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:57:01 PST
DIY Kit: Spring terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kit-Spring-terrarium/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:36:21 PST
DIY ROOM DECOR - No sew heart pillow! (V-day decor & gift idea) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ROOM-DECOR-No-sew-heart-pillow-V-day-decor-gif/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hi!! Today I bring you a really quick and easy DIY idea for this upcoming Valentine's day: a  no-sew heart pillow!! As you see is super simply and the final result is cute and perfect for the ocassion! You can use it to decor your bed as I did or give it as a gift to your valentine. Thanks for wa...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 12:43:20 PST
EASY & INEXPENSIVE DIY Snowballs & Snow Covered Pine Cones http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-INEXPENSIVE-DIY-Snowballs-Snow-Covered-Pine-C/
EASY & INEXPENSIVE DIY Snowballs & Snow Covered Pine Cones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/1GD1/HQVLDU9M/FXU1GD1HQVLDU9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/1GD1/HQVLDU9M/FXU1GD1HQVLDU9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/1GD1/HQVLDU9M/FXU1GD1HQVLDU9M.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 INEXPENSIVE, SIMPLE, FAST, KID FRIENDLY & AWESOME RESULTS are some of the words that come to mind about THIS project! After all the decorations have been put away for another year, the house seems a little bare and empty.  Here's a project that brings the cold, snowy winter weather inside and helps...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 09:44:37 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
DIY felt succulents http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-felt-succulents/
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 22:41:31 PDT
DIY landscape votive holders http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-landscape-votive-holders/
DIY landscape votive holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/ZESJ/HLSGSIZI/FIGZESJHLSGSIZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/ZESJ/HLSGSIZI/FIGZESJHLSGSIZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/ZESJ/HLSGSIZI/FIGZESJHLSGSIZI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I spend a stupid amount of time on pinterest looking at craft projects to get ideas. I recently found this adorable votive holder while browsing and really liked the way it looked, but I wasn't able to find similar source images very easily.  So I dumbed it down a bit and made some quick and dirty ...
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:38:52 PDT
DIY Solar Power Vintage Arrow Marquee! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Power-Vintage-Arrow-Marquee/
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 13:32:51 PDT
wood key-grip http://www.instructables.com/id/wood-key-grip/
wood key-grip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/KMWV/HJKBX68Q/F78KMWVHJKBX68Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/KMWV/HJKBX68Q/F78KMWVHJKBX68Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/KMWV/HJKBX68Q/F78KMWVHJKBX68Q.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Since wood is a beautiful material, I always love to make tools and objects from it. In this instructable you'll see how I modeled some little plates over the grip of my home keys, to make them unique and astonishing ;-) The key's outline has been altered in each picture, to prevent the keys replica...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:05:16 PDT
Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Flowers-2/
Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/4LHZ/HFPTMVJE/FZ14LHZHFPTMVJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/4LHZ/HFPTMVJE/FZ14LHZHFPTMVJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/4LHZ/HFPTMVJE/FZ14LHZHFPTMVJE.SMALL.jpg ofm11  With spring in the air, but a severe lack of flowers outside, I decided to make my own! Here's a cheap, easy, and eco-friendly decorating idea. You will need: -newspaper (or a different paper of your choosing) -wire -wire cutters -branches (from the ground-NOT a living tree) -paint Creating t...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:56:33 PDT
Valentine Heartland - Decorative Lamp a.k.a. Land of Hearts http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Heartland-Decorative-Lamp-aka-Land-/
Valentine Heartland - Decorative Lamp a.k.a. Land of Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/0XZ0/HD4VOMC3/FKH0XZ0HD4VOMC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/0XZ0/HD4VOMC3/FKH0XZ0HD4VOMC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/0XZ0/HD4VOMC3/FKH0XZ0HD4VOMC3.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Love inspires!! isn't it? Thats exactly what happened when I thought of making something for my beloved for this valentine's day. I call this Heartland because it has so many hearts (heart shaped craft mirrors) and it depicts (at least according to me) as if hearts are growing from tiny little ones ...
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 08:42:55 PST
make a Frame for an Advertising Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-Frame-for-an-Advertising-Canvas/
make a Frame for an Advertising Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/NJ31/HAQ31REJ/F1MNJ31HAQ31REJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/NJ31/HAQ31REJ/F1MNJ31HAQ31REJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/NJ31/HAQ31REJ/F1MNJ31HAQ31REJ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A friend of mine gave to me an used canvas of some jewelry or perfume advertise. Although I had better wished she introduced me to the model, I thanked her and decided to make a fast wood frame and hang it on the wall. It's a very simple instructable, but anyway it could give you some cue to reuse a...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 11:26:15 PST
Recycled Wood Pallets Thanksgiving Turkey Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wood-Pallets-Thanksgiving-Turkey-Decorati/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 08:40:25 PST
Crystal Candle Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Candle-Holders/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 18:00:38 PDT
Stencil-Like Vinyl Transfer For Laptops http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Stencil/
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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 17:12:14 PDT
Shady Shades - DIY Sunglass Curtain! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shady-Shades-DIY-Sunglass-Curtain/
Shady Shades - DIY Sunglass Curtain! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/HJS1/H5TUC3NI/FKUHJS1H5TUC3NI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/HJS1/H5TUC3NI/FKUHJS1H5TUC3NI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/HJS1/H5TUC3NI/FKUHJS1H5TUC3NI.SMALL.jpg maz212 Do you have old sunglasses just lying around?! Why not make a unique, decorative curtain out of the lenses! I love sunglasses and wanted to find a way that I could use all of the old or broken pairs of sunglasses. So I gathered a bunch of pairs from friends and family (16 pairs to be exact) and cre...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 20:44:53 PDT
Button garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Button-garland/
Button garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/7TST/H4VQ5ZX1/FSO7TSTH4VQ5ZX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/7TST/H4VQ5ZX1/FSO7TSTH4VQ5ZX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/7TST/H4VQ5ZX1/FSO7TSTH4VQ5ZX1.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This is an excellent way to use up all those buttons you bought on etsy or ebay in the midst of a whiskey fueled craftathon. (This may or may not be what actually happened) These button garlands are dead simple and absolutely adorable. I think they'd be perfect for weddings, holidays, parties or ev...
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Fri, 20 Jul 2012 19:53:16 PDT
Painted Floor on Particleboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Floor-on-Particleboard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/AGYT/GZ38IZFB/FPBAGYTGZ38IZFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/AGYT/GZ38IZFB/FPBAGYTGZ38IZFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/AGYT/GZ38IZFB/FPBAGYTGZ38IZFB.SMALL.jpg wildviolets I have a dining room that is never used, therefore it became a "catch-all". I hated it. I ripped up the carpet and intended to make it my "gal-cave". I love to paint and do some crafting and I knew it would be perfect to move my computer to also. After the carpet came up and OUT....I found guess wh...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 16:26:28 PST
Picture Frame Chalkboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Chalkboard/
Picture Frame Chalkboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/0M2W/GYGFCZRT/FTS0M2WGYGFCZRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/0M2W/GYGFCZRT/FTS0M2WGYGFCZRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/0M2W/GYGFCZRT/FTS0M2WGYGFCZRT.SMALL.jpg Whimsical Whimsies For the complete, original tutorial, visit Whimsical Whimsies! Follow these way too simple steps to make your own Chalkboard out of a picture frame! The Frame First, I found the perfect frame for this project.  It used to be black, so I spray painted it white.  The white is a great contrast fo...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 19:09:32 PST
Easy Tutorial for Hanging Pictures! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Tutorial-for-Hanging-Pictures/
Easy Tutorial for Hanging Pictures! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/IB4E/GY1D9LYP/F3NIB4EGY1D9LYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/IB4E/GY1D9LYP/F3NIB4EGY1D9LYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/IB4E/GY1D9LYP/F3NIB4EGY1D9LYP.SMALL.jpg Whimsical Whimsies Find the original tutorial at Whimsical Whimsies! When designing our hallway makeover, I wanted to find an easy way to hang the pictures.  I found a fabulous idea that I'm going to share with you.  What I used for this was: wax paper tape measure pencil tape nails framed pictures Measure Wall...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 16:58:23 PST
Easy Photo Candle Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Photo-Candle-Holders/
Easy Photo Candle Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/LJ97/GW89M28P/FY5LJ97GW89M28P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/LJ97/GW89M28P/FY5LJ97GW89M28P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/LJ97/GW89M28P/FY5LJ97GW89M28P.SMALL.jpg iamkeebler This is a super simple and cheap gift idea that is guaranteed to make any sentimental person break down and cry. That is if you are using photos that mean something to that person. You can always use non sentimental photos, but I can't guarantee the tears then. Just kidding... What you'll need: Gla...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 18:04:21 PST
Mosaic Toilet Tank Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-Toilet-Tank-Pot/
Mosaic Toilet Tank Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/A4ZM/GQ4EOH82/FG4A4ZMGQ4EOH82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/A4ZM/GQ4EOH82/FG4A4ZMGQ4EOH82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/A4ZM/GQ4EOH82/FG4A4ZMGQ4EOH82.SMALL.jpg re.Create Design Make sure you hop over to my Blue Velvet Chair blog if you like this project and want to see more interesting repurpose designs. First up is my toilet tank repurpose/upcycle. I found her, abandoned in a pile of junk behind a home improvement store and down by the river. My husband's only comment as...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2011 09:00:19 PDT
Sound effect minesweeper pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-sound-effect-minesweeper-pillows/
Sound effect minesweeper pillows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/L7UB/G8JEA1M9/FLOL7UBG8JEA1M9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/L7UB/G8JEA1M9/FLOL7UBG8JEA1M9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/L7UB/G8JEA1M9/FLOL7UBG8JEA1M9.SMALL.jpg BrittLiv In this instructable I'm going to show you, how to make your own set of minesweeper pillows. I guarantee you, that you will have a lot of fun, seeing your friends jump up, after they made themselves comfortable on the wrong pillow. If you don't know how to sew, don't worry you don't necessarily nee...
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Sat, 1 May 2010 13:07:08 PDT
How To Make Bookends From Ceramic Tile http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Bookends-From-Ceramic-Tile/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2010 14:20:02 PST
Gift Terrariums Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-Terrariums-Ideas/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/U44W/G3TE0UJW/F1CU44WG3TE0UJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/U44W/G3TE0UJW/F1CU44WG3TE0UJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/U44W/G3TE0UJW/F1CU44WG3TE0UJW.SMALL.jpg arte.sano This is just a display of some terrariums that I made as gifts during the holidays. The materials are pretty straight forward. Small crystal jar or container (this are the only materials that I bought, 1 dollar at a thrift store) Sea pebbles 1/4" to 1/2" dia. for the bottom Sea Rocks 1" to 1 1/2" d...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2009 00:32:11 PST
Make Your Own Holiday Window Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Holiday-Window-Display/
Make Your Own Holiday Window Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/2JDW/SAGEV2ZGPIY/FDX2JDWSAGEV2ZGPIY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/2JDW/SAGEV2ZGPIY/FDX2JDWSAGEV2ZGPIY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/2JDW/SAGEV2ZGPIY/FDX2JDWSAGEV2ZGPIY.SMALL.jpg TheHobbyGuy You do not need to be a major department store on 5th Avenue in New York City to create and enjoy a holiday window display. You can create your own holiday display that will be a joy to gaze upon for the holiday season. Grab your hot chocolate, put on the holiday music, slip on those cozy reindeer s...
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Fri, 8 Dec 2006 00:21:18 PST
reclaimed cardboard tube DIY chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/reclaimed-cardboard-tube-DIY-chandelier/
reclaimed cardboard tube DIY chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/ZUN9/FXXPLAM5/FWHZUN9FXXPLAM5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/ZUN9/FXXPLAM5/FWHZUN9FXXPLAM5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/ZUN9/FXXPLAM5/FWHZUN9FXXPLAM5.SMALL.jpg wvillrachel randomly walked by 48 of these cardboard tubes waiting to be recycled on way to a meeting. On the way home couldnt bring myself to walk by them. So lil ol me , dragged these cumbersome things back to my apt. My apt was in dire need of a chandelier but i was too cheap / broke to spring $300+ for all ...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2009 11:47:53 PDT
Recycled Teacup Soy candle, natural and eco friendly http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-teacup-soy-candle-Natural-and-Evrinonmeta/
Recycled Teacup Soy candle, natural and eco friendly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/OTRC/FTM73ICN/FSOOTRCFTM73ICN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/OTRC/FTM73ICN/FSOOTRCFTM73ICN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/OTRC/FTM73ICN/FSOOTRCFTM73ICN.SMALL.jpg cheekysttich I recently started helping my mother plan her wedding, as luck would have it my friend Paula at TheKnot tapped me to submit DIY tutorials for brides who want to do it themselves. This recycled teacup soy candle project will be used to decorate the tables at my mothers after party, they are beautifu...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2009 20:25:00 PDT