Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - gift - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 02:04:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY: Mason Jar Beeswax Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mason-Jar-Beeswax-Candle/
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By: Fairgoods

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Wed, 28 May 2014 09:31:00 PDT
Small aquarium- decorated with animal dolls and mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-aquarium-decorated-with-animal-dolls-and-mos/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 05:31:03 PDT
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...
By: DIYlover89

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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 12:43:20 PST
Festive bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Festive-bottles/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:00:25 PST
Making a Leather Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Leather-Rose/
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By: from_the_toolbox

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Sat, 4 May 2013 11:05:58 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 ...
By: Tarun Upadhyaya

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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 08:42:55 PST
Ceramic and Wood Clothing Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceramic-and-Wood-Clothing-Rack/
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By: Susan Cirigliano

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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 09:09:28 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
Sushi Pillow Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Sushi-Pillow-Plushie/
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 07:52:05 PST
Easy Photo Candle Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Photo-Candle-Holders/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 18:04:21 PST
Sparkleball (no-melt) for the Holidays! http://www.instructables.com/id/no-melt-Sparkleball/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2008 13:56:19 PST
Invisible Book Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-Book-Shelf/
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Mon, 29 Jan 2007 12:19:51 PST
animated truck conveyor belt gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/animated-truck-conveyor-belt-gift-box/
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Thu, 24 Dec 2009 17:52:37 PST
Make Tree Limb Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Tree-Limb-Coasters/
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By: modhomeecteacher

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Tue, 5 May 2009 02:31:33 PDT
Christmas Ninja Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ninja-Stocking/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2008 13:35:46 PST
Gift tags made out of old B-day cards,Christmas cards, ect..... http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-tags-made-out-of-old-B-day-cardsChristmas-ca/
Gift tags made out of old B-day cards,Christmas cards, ect..... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/T3DB/FOB5JX63/FF9T3DBFOB5JX63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/T3DB/FOB5JX63/FF9T3DBFOB5JX63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/T3DB/FOB5JX63/FF9T3DBFOB5JX63.SMALL.jpg BobbySaka Don't know what to do with all of your old Cards. Well this is a good way to recycle your old Cards, and make them into gift tags!YOU NEED:Old CardsPen scissors Tag stencilhole puncher Pick your card First pick an area of the card that you would like to make a tag out of. Here I'm going to make ...
By: BobbySaka

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Thu, 4 Dec 2008 22:30:56 PST
Flowers made from plastic bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Flowers-made-from-plastic-bags/
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By: Helixthecat

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Thu, 17 Jan 2008 08:02:24 PST
A Simple Keyboard in a Bottle Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Keyboard-in-a-Bottle-Decoration/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2007 13:05:22 PST