Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - gift http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:00:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
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
Butterfly Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Wreath/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 19:27:47 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
Rat Bank Ceramic http://www.instructables.com/id/Rat-Bank-Ceramic/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/47N4/HR0AWDQQ/FHR47N4HR0AWDQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/47N4/HR0AWDQQ/FHR47N4HR0AWDQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/47N4/HR0AWDQQ/FHR47N4HR0AWDQQ.SMALL.jpg molinukas It eats as much as our well known orange  cat from Hollywood: Garfield, it has as big and blue eyes as precious   Siberian Husky, it has such a long tongue as the biggest gossip in the world and  it has such a big heart as Little Prince has. Let me introduce you with Rat named Rod. This cute little ...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 15:00:25 PST
Photo Cube Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Cube-Candle-Holder/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 21:23:08 PST
Festive bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Festive-bottles/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:00:25 PST
One of a Kind Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/One-of-a-Kind-Picture-Frame/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/F7WP/HNVBFRN3/FXVF7WPHNVBFRN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/F7WP/HNVBFRN3/FXVF7WPHNVBFRN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/F7WP/HNVBFRN3/FXVF7WPHNVBFRN3.SMALL.jpg jnifrwebb Supplies Needed Wooden Craft Frame Wood Burner Computer and Printer Ball Point Pen Mod Podge Glitter Sponge Brush
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 08:32:47 PST
How to Make a Profile Silhouette http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Profile-Silhouette/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/4LWE/HIGFJV2V/FLN4LWEHIGFJV2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/4LWE/HIGFJV2V/FLN4LWEHIGFJV2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/4LWE/HIGFJV2V/FLN4LWEHIGFJV2V.SMALL.jpg m4keshiftmichelle In this tutorial I have made two profile silhouettes out of colored paper for a bridal shower. It's super easy.
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 17:16:18 PDT
Making a Leather Rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Leather-Rose/
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Sat, 4 May 2013 11:05:58 PDT
Industrial Monster Candlestick http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Monster-Candlestick/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/IDBN/HD7U0WXF/FS5IDBNHD7U0WXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/IDBN/HD7U0WXF/FS5IDBNHD7U0WXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/IDBN/HD7U0WXF/FS5IDBNHD7U0WXF.SMALL.jpg Falkenberg hello, this is an Candlemonster i´ve made completely from carscrap. It´s very huge, and heavyweight (90cm height and nearly 10Kg weight) it´s completely welded and very strong. The arms and the Head are adjustable. It´s made of: -Head, is an Seat Diesel Pump and an other vw enginepart wich i don´...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 22:09:11 PST
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
Laser etched glass coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-etched-glass-coasters/
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Sun, 16 Dec 2012 16:51:32 PST
Ceramic and Wood Clothing Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceramic-and-Wood-Clothing-Rack/
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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 09:09:28 PST
VANITY MIRROR http://www.instructables.com/id/VANITY-MIRROR/
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 12:47:09 PST
How to make diaper cakes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-diaper-cakes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/J9SQ/H7QCY80Q/FQQJ9SQH7QCY80Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/J9SQ/H7QCY80Q/FQQJ9SQH7QCY80Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/J9SQ/H7QCY80Q/FQQJ9SQH7QCY80Q.SMALL.jpg babyfavors How To Make Diaper Cakes from http://BabyFavorsAndGifts.com Baby shower gift ideas, Nappy cakes, Baby shower cakes, tutorial for diaper cakes
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 12:55:27 PDT
DIY (Recycling): Watch/ Bracelet Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Recycling-Watch-Bracelet-Holder/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:26:06 PDT
Custom Illusion Wine Holder Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Illusion-Wine-Holder-Gift/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/9K1O/H2TIG0PQ/FLP9K1OH2TIG0PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/9K1O/H2TIG0PQ/FLP9K1OH2TIG0PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/9K1O/H2TIG0PQ/FLP9K1OH2TIG0PQ.SMALL.jpg olichno Introduction I've seen this a long time ago at a winery and always wanted to try and make it myself.  Having  a couple birthdays and weddings coming up made this the perfect time to learn. This makes a great gift with the lasered customization and I actually used one of these as a serving platter wi...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 13:43:51 PDT
Lucky Charm Fairylights http://www.instructables.com/id/Lucky-Charm-Fairylights/
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 09:23:30 PDT
How to make a heart candle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-heart-candle/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 18:34:11 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
How to Wrap a Classy Package http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wrap-a-Classy-Package/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 20:47:31 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
Simple Fall Collage http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fall-Collage/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/YQCG/GUHFUFVP/FSFYQCGGUHFUFVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/YQCG/GUHFUFVP/FSFYQCGGUHFUFVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/YQCG/GUHFUFVP/FSFYQCGGUHFUFVP.SMALL.jpg iamkeebler This is super simple and cute way to trap fall in a frame. It also makes a great gift for nature lovers too!   All you need is: A page from an old book (I pick a page out of a dictionary) A frame (I got mine from a thrift store for $0.90!!!) Some pretty leaves ModPodge Piece of cardb...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2011 20:36:48 PDT
(rose) snowball http://www.instructables.com/id/decor-rose-in-a-lamp/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2011 09:49:05 PDT
DIY Smores Wedding Favors! Yum! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smores-Wedding-Favors-Yum/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/P6YK/GQ8VBJLM/FLYP6YKGQ8VBJLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/P6YK/GQ8VBJLM/FLYP6YKGQ8VBJLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/P6YK/GQ8VBJLM/FLYP6YKGQ8VBJLM.SMALL.jpg vgavrich This is such a delicious, simple to put together, wedding favor that I did for my wedding.  My guests loved it!  I came up with it because it was DIY, it was cheap, and I loved that it was interactive.  I had a great time putting  them together with my soon-to-be family and it ended up so much bette...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 16:41:32 PDT
Cool Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Coasters/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2011 08:23:15 PDT
Beaded Round "Mug Rugs" Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-Round-Mug-Rugs-Coasters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/8K7I/GMX1QFQ8/FEF8K7IGMX1QFQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/8K7I/GMX1QFQ8/FEF8K7IGMX1QFQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/8K7I/GMX1QFQ8/FEF8K7IGMX1QFQ8.SMALL.jpg BeadfulThings Green, orange and purple are perfect Spring OR Summer colors! I made these 3" round "mug rugs" (coasters) using glass seed beads by the hundreds! I am a big fan of wire work with beads, but am branching out from the classic beaded flowers. . .
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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 10:33:27 PDT
How to Make a Simple Pillow Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Pillow-Case/
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 10:22:57 PST
Your dog's gift exchange item http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-dogs-gift-exchange-item/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/IUDK/GC4G1GBG/FRMIUDKGC4G1GBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/IUDK/GC4G1GBG/FRMIUDKGC4G1GBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/IUDK/GC4G1GBG/FRMIUDKGC4G1GBG.SMALL.jpg your dog Hahaha I don’t mean to be stuck up but I love my screen name :D Anyways so this is a slide show I made on my gift exchange item. I was originally inspired by SerJ's Instructable, Make a Clock out of a Bicycle Brake Disc. So kudos to him! I wanted to make a clock out of a disk brake, but coul...
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Tue, 3 Aug 2010 22:59:39 PDT
The Perfect Gift: RAW Cookie in a Mini-Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Gift-RAW-Cookie-in-a-Mini-Box/
The Perfect Gift: RAW Cookie in a Mini-Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/SYHD/G76MFC0N/F8BSYHDG76MFC0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/SYHD/G76MFC0N/F8BSYHDG76MFC0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/SYHD/G76MFC0N/F8BSYHDG76MFC0N.SMALL.jpg khalterman Necessities to make a Mini-Box • Printer • Card Stock (110 lb. white or color works best) • Cutting Surface (i.e. IKEA thin plastic cutting board) • X-Acto Knife • Ruler • Letter Opener / Boning Tool • Colored Pencils / Pens • Rubber Cement - Glue • Tissue • Ribbon Print out the Mini-B...
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Sun, 21 Mar 2010 00:51:03 PDT
animated truck conveyor belt gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/animated-truck-conveyor-belt-gift-box/
animated truck conveyor belt gift box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/KEEL/G3KYALPJ/F0EKEELG3KYALPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/KEEL/G3KYALPJ/F0EKEELG3KYALPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/KEEL/G3KYALPJ/F0EKEELG3KYALPJ.SMALL.jpg dave spencer Every year my family has a contest to see who can make the best gift wrapping job.  My little nephew LOVES trucks and construction equipment.  So I figured I would make some trucks drive around on the lid of a box for him.  I went through a few ideas and bounced some ideas off of my friend Ben.  We ...
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Thu, 24 Dec 2009 17:52:37 PST
the fun, surprising, exploding gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/the-fun-amazing-surprising-exploding-gift-box/
the fun, surprising, exploding gift box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/J89U/G33OXF9F/FKAJ89UG33OXF9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/J89U/G33OXF9F/FKAJ89UG33OXF9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/J89U/G33OXF9F/FKAJ89UG33OXF9F.SMALL.jpg dave spencer This will probably not be so fun or amazing if you give it to your grandmother and she has a heart attack, but other than that you will be a Christmas hero.  Really easy and relatively quick to build and cost $3 at the dollar store plus some stuff I had lying around the house.  Also can be used for ...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2009 14:29:03 PST
Simple Wooden Rose Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wooden-Rose-Picture-Frame/
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Sat, 12 Dec 2009 11:10:51 PST
Tea light lantern with customizable printing. http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-light-lantern-with-customizable-printing/
Tea light lantern with customizable printing. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/SV8P/G33OXAOQ/FM8SV8PG33OXAOQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/SV8P/G33OXAOQ/FM8SV8PG33OXAOQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/SV8P/G33OXAOQ/FM8SV8PG33OXAOQ.SMALL.jpg one-lightbulb A unique and creative gift Idea for the holidays. It is Christmas time again and you have no idea how to make gift. In this instruction I will show you how to build a lantern with customizable images or text. What you need! - sheet translucent paper (printable) - pair of scissors or exacto k...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2009 01:25:13 PST
How to Make a Beautiful 'Memories' Collage for Holidays, Mother's/Father's Days, etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Beautiful-Memories-Collage-for-Hol/
How to Make a Beautiful 'Memories' Collage for Holidays, Mother's/Father's Days, etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/QGT8/G32A7SXB/FBDQGT8G32A7SXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/QGT8/G32A7SXB/FBDQGT8G32A7SXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/QGT8/G32A7SXB/FBDQGT8G32A7SXB.SMALL.jpg M!dn!8ht_Sun  During the holidays, I often find myself out of money to buy everyone gifts, so I usually wind up making my own. This year, I decided to make a homemade gift more meaningful by making my parents a huge 'memories' collage from my old pictures, clothes, craft supplies and memorabilia from my (early) ...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2009 21:54:31 PST
Christmas Pails/Lanterns/Gift Cans (Recycle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-PailsLanternsGift-Cans-Recycle/
Christmas Pails/Lanterns/Gift Cans (Recycle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/HYAW/G2L3BR6M/FT1HYAWG2L3BR6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/HYAW/G2L3BR6M/FT1HYAWG2L3BR6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/HYAW/G2L3BR6M/FT1HYAWG2L3BR6M.SMALL.jpg maidmercy I kept on forgetting to take my cans to be recycled , and they kept falling out everywhere. So I decided I would recycle them myself. Since it's Christmas , it seemed like a good idea to do them up and give them away. For this project you'll need a few things. Can/sPaint and brushes . If you want to...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 20:37:52 PST
Practical (Cheap) Bottle Cutting http://www.instructables.com/id/Practicle-Bottle-Cutting/
Practical (Cheap) Bottle Cutting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/H2SF/G2HDZZJR/FF8H2SFG2HDZZJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/H2SF/G2HDZZJR/FF8H2SFG2HDZZJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/H2SF/G2HDZZJR/FF8H2SFG2HDZZJR.SMALL.jpg haventmadeabombyet This shows a cheep and effective way to cut glass bottles for your own needs, such as drinking glasses, shot glasses, vases, pencil holders, and anything else you can think of. No cracks or sharp edges. This may not be an ideal technique if you want to produce a lot of bottles, but a cheap way to cu...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2009 06:05:57 PDT
White Swan http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Swan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BZ2S/FWBNG0X4/FYABZ2SFWBNG0X4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BZ2S/FWBNG0X4/FYABZ2SFWBNG0X4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/BZ2S/FWBNG0X4/FYABZ2SFWBNG0X4.SMALL.jpg jelenamitic77 The swan was made of a piece of wire and straps of thin fabric wrapped around it. The best fabric is a stocking, but you can use any other material that you like. The crown was crocheted out of silver thread.
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Sun, 28 Jun 2009 06:58:14 PDT
Make Tree Limb Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Tree-Limb-Coasters/
Make Tree Limb Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/6RZ8/FU6LRBAS/FZT6RZ8FU6LRBAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/6RZ8/FU6LRBAS/FZT6RZ8FU6LRBAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/6RZ8/FU6LRBAS/FZT6RZ8FU6LRBAS.SMALL.jpg modhomeecteacher A fallen limb all sliced up turns into a naturally appealing set of coasters. (I see a Mother's Day present.) You need a chop saw or miter saw, some wood stain and a sealer. Materials You need a chop or miter saw, a sander, wood stain, a polyurethane sealer or a craft sealer, foam brush, felt fo...
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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
Mini Christmas Tree (With Lights!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Christmas-Tree-With-Lights/
Mini Christmas Tree (With Lights!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/13RX/FOVWLXVM/F9H13RXFOVWLXVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/13RX/FOVWLXVM/F9H13RXFOVWLXVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/13RX/FOVWLXVM/F9H13RXFOVWLXVM.SMALL.jpg Gjdj3 This mini Christmas tree is perfect to add holiday spirit to any desk and could also make a good gift (At least I hope so! I plan to make more and give one to my brother and one of my LED obsessed friends). It can be made using scrap materials from other projects, and is really easy to put together....
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Fri, 19 Dec 2008 08:58:56 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 ...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2008 22:30:56 PST
Sparkleball (no-melt) for the Holidays! http://www.instructables.com/id/no-melt-Sparkleball/
Sparkleball (no-melt) for the Holidays! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/PJNS/FNNKCW8V/FTJPJNSFNNKCW8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/PJNS/FNNKCW8V/FTJPJNSFNNKCW8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/PJNS/FNNKCW8V/FTJPJNSFNNKCW8V.SMALL.jpg sparkleball_lady A sparkleball is a magical ornament handmade from plastic cups and mini-lights; usually displayed at Christmas or holiday time. You'll need 50 soft 9 oz. tumbler-style plastic cups, a hole-puncher, a drill with a 1/2" bit, a string of mini-lights (100-150), and 200 small zip-ties. (recycled clean c...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2008 13:56:19 PST
The Invisible Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Invisible-Bookshelf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/JUYB/FH9ZFMH0/F3BJUYBFH9ZFMH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/JUYB/FH9ZFMH0/F3BJUYBFH9ZFMH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/JUYB/FH9ZFMH0/F3BJUYBFH9ZFMH0.SMALL.jpg lukethebook333 Here is my "Invisible Book Shelf" with inspiration from the following Instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-Book-Shelf/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2008 09:00:17 PDT
Romantic Tennis Ball Rose/tullip http://www.instructables.com/id/Romantic-Tennis-Ball-Rosetullip/
Romantic Tennis Ball Rose/tullip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/LQUR/FCEIJ1QI/FRMLQURFCEIJ1QI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/LQUR/FCEIJ1QI/FRMLQURFCEIJ1QI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/LQUR/FCEIJ1QI/FRMLQURFCEIJ1QI.SMALL.jpg benda A rose Made out of a tennis ball and wire that can be filled with candy or a small gift Supplies ok what you need is *red/black magic markers *Tennis Ball*green wire*not shown* or a dowel*Razor blade*be careful* Color ok now you take your red marker and color your tennis ball all red and let i...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2008 22:39:52 PST
Flowers made from plastic bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Flowers-made-from-plastic-bags/
Flowers made from plastic bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/HQTX/FBG0AC1I/FPAHQTXFBG0AC1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/HQTX/FBG0AC1I/FPAHQTXFBG0AC1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/HQTX/FBG0AC1I/FPAHQTXFBG0AC1I.SMALL.jpg Helixthecat These are my instructions for making flowers out of old plastic bags. plastic bags are good because they come in all sorts of colours, are pretty tough and well, if you're making flowers you might as well be green and recycle a bag or two. This instructable gives the directions for making a rose l...
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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