Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - gift Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:58:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a Jellyfish Ornament with InstaMorph
Make a Jellyfish Ornament with InstaMorph - More DIY How To Projects]]> cathychen In this video, we demonstrate how to make a pretty jellyfish ornament using a moldable plastic called InstaMorph. It is a great idea for a DIY gift for someone special or a fun project to do with your little ones. Mix in glow-in-the-dark resin or glitter for that extra pop for the imagination!
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Fri, 29 May 2015 16:49:40 PDT
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men!
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men! - More DIY How To Projects]]> al3may In this project we shall be ustilizing sawdust as man glitter!Let's transform some plain boring glass jars into some sawdust decor which would go great with that rustic farm house style theme. Gather your materials You will need something to Glitterfy in a manly way, for this I chose these glass ...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 22:33:46 PDT
Glitter Bottel
Glitter Bottel - More DIY How To Projects]]> Masterartwork Everybody knows the problem: It is the birthday of somebody and you don´t know what to give.The solution is the “Glitter Champagne Bottle” which is made very quickly and looks pretty good.You need:• a champagne bottle • glitter powder • glu ( UHU, Mod Podge.. )• acrylic clear varnish • adhesive tape...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 15:49:32 PDT
Crafts and Decoration: Night Light Lamp (Tree Model)
Crafts and Decoration: Night Light Lamp (Tree Model) - More DIY How To Projects]]> TrầnB Handmade NIGHT LIGHT LAMPAnother model of NIGHT LIGHT LAMP for you to choose, another way to decorate your bedroom, make your sleep better and warmer. Materials Model coverHard white cover (mica) Grass paper (green sandpaper) Light bulb Electrical wire Switch Utility knife Glue Tape Cellophane Pe...
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Tue, 5 May 2015 22:28:01 PDT
Easy Spring Wreath
Easy Spring Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> bagnitsch Surprise Mom this Mother's Day or dress up your front door with this simple wreath. If you can use cable ties or zip ties you can make this wreath! Gather Supplies For this project you will need:A grapevine wreath ($5 at most craft stores)Silk flowers (at least two types) One will be a big state...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:54:59 PDT
Wooden Wedding Sign
Wooden Wedding Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> mperkins433 So simple and easy, took less than 3hrs and most of Set up and do! Pick your wood, paint, stencils, sandpaper block and poly. I try to make my gifts match the people so that is why we went with the fish but obviously you can do or write whatever your want. I love getting sample colors from Home ...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 18:09:54 PST
How to Giftwrap a Present
How to Giftwrap a Present - More DIY How To Projects]]> UsernameCBel12 Love the holidays, but hate wrapping presents? Here are some quick & easy steps to have you wrapping gifts like a professional! What you will need... You will need your present (what ever you're wrapping), gift wrapping paper, some tape, and a pair of scissors. Alerts Always be careful when us...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:08:18 PST
Making A Bucket
Making A Bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> pewdsena That is one of my old projects. So i hope i could explain how i made it :) ingredients: - old useless magazines - tape- glue The Circle Draw a circle (as big as you want) Then cut it from bt 5 magazines so it will become thicker Rolling Roll magazine papers which are you liked. Columns Of B...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:08:33 PST
Easy Gift Idea
Easy Gift Idea - More DIY How To Projects]]> pewdsena Ingredients: -Some letter stickers-Red chocolates-A frame-Tape Everything Put the chocolate inside the frame. And tape behind it. Finally put the stickers and you're done ! It says 'IN CASE OF EMERGENCY BREAK THE GLASS' P.s. Don't forget to VOTE :)
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 09:17:28 PST
Gift Idea (including wrapping)
Gift Idea (including wrapping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> pewdsena I've been looking for the perfect gift for my friend. And I guess I already did! Ingredients:- cotton - pasteboards - ribbons - key necklaces - cards- ruler Pasteboard Necklace And The Cards You have to do a square 7 cm - 7 cm - 7 cm - 7 cmThen draw 4 equilateral triangles each side of it. (Side ...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:55:51 PST
$8 Betta Fish & Flower Vase
$8 Betta Fish & Flower Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> firefightermeyer This is a great gift idea that costs only $8! Thats right! Everyone who has seen my vase has wanted one and they are super simple to make! You will need:- *1* Betta Fish $2.99 Petco- Peace Lily ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 23:42:08 PST
DIY Coconut Lavender Body Scrub & How to Dry Lavender.
DIY Coconut Lavender Body Scrub & How to Dry Lavender. - More DIY How To Projects]]> SonikaJAnand Lavender plant does not just look gorgeous indoor or outdoor, they also make very lovely dried flower bunch. These look so French and goes well any were in any kind of home decor. I love love the idea of dried flowers rather than artificial flowers. Today I am going to show how to dry fresh Lavender...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 05:03:00 PST
Easy, Elegant Air Plant Ornament
Easy, Elegant Air Plant Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> ashleyjlong These ornaments are so ridiculously easy to make that you'll want to load up on plants and make dozens of them! Each one will be unique, based on your plant and color choices. They make thoughtful, yet inexpensive, gifts for neighbors, bosses, your hairdresser, etc. (really, anyone who deserves your...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 17:51:50 PST
How to build the "Proof That Tony Stark Has a Heart" gift box
How to build the "Proof That Tony Stark Has a Heart" gift box - More DIY How To Projects]]> DoggieDoc83 Following is my Instructable on how I created a replica of the gift that Pepper Potts gave to Tony Stark in the film Iron Man. My replica is composed of various parts from kits bought online to completely from scratch made parts. This is a lengthy instructable, and requires wiring, soldering, gluin...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:37:12 PST
Quote Picture Frame
Quote Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> wildjackal My wife and I decided that we wanted to make homemade gifts for each other for our anniversary this year. I had seen something similar to this in a store, so I decided to try my hand at it. I am very pleased with the results. Overall, the project took me about 4 hours and about $20. Materials ...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 16:31:34 PST
Vintage wedding Cushion
Vintage wedding Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftalavista My friends Kerry and Al got married this year and Kerry was going all out with her handmade wedding touches - right down to home-made white chocolate fudge in a little vintage jar as a favour! YUM YUM So I wanted to add the same crafty flare to their wedding present and decided to make something my...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:16:42 PDT
DIY: Mason Jar Beeswax Candle
DIY: Mason Jar Beeswax Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Fairgoods If you’ve always wanted to try making your own candles, our kit makes it super easyand it uses locally sourced beeswax, which also happens to smell fantastic. The kit includes two blocks of natural beeswax, a mason jar, six-inch candle wick, black pre-stamped tag, and black and white string. The tag...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 09:31:00 PDT
Small aquarium- decorated with animal dolls and mosaic
Small aquarium- decorated with animal dolls and mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> ornevo ,Cheape and Simple idea for holiday gifts Great gift for anyone who loves animals and nature lover! Recommendation: Add a personal greeting to any aquarium, I chose this quote: "Promise me one thing, Nils, always remember: the sky, the "earth, the lakes, the mountains were not given only to humans...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 05:31:03 PDT
Butterfly Wreath
Butterfly Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> letswreakhavoc Things You Need -Pencil-Old or New book pages-Scissors-Fine sharpie-Foam Ring-Water color Paints-Hot Glue Gun Drawing Butterfly's Draw butterfly's on the paper like so, be creative make them how you want. Highlighting Then trace around the butterfly with a fine point sharpie. Don't make ...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 19:27:47 PST
DIY ROOM DECOR - No sew heart pillow! (V-day decor & gift idea) 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 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
Photo Cube Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> chelsea s I wanted to make a gift for my mom that was personal and something she likes, I thought photo album?been there done that so then I thought... candles! but since she is in a nursing home with limited space and not allowed to have have fire (for obvious safety reasons) so this is what I came up with.....
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 21:23:08 PST
Festive bottles
Festive bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> Raitis To solve some of your festive season problems I present you a simple guide on how to make your own bottles with a light string inside. These are simple and pretty cheap to make while still making a stunning decoration and have proven themselves as a great gift too! Stuff you will need 1. Drill 2...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:00:25 PST
One of a Kind Picture Frame 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 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
Industrial Monster Candlestick 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
Valentine Heartland - Decorative Lamp a.k.a. Land of Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Laser etched glass coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> narced133 If you have access to a laser cutter, these coaster make great gifts.  They're easy to personalize and quick to make.  I made it at the TechShop in San Francisco. You'll need: * Access to a laser cutter * Blank glass coasters (I used Ikea Joker candle dishes) * Painters tape * Blank newsprint or b...
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Sun, 16 Dec 2012 16:51:32 PST
Ceramic and Wood Clothing Rack
Ceramic and Wood Clothing Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> Susan Cirigliano This a wonderful gift to give to just about anyone on your list.  Not only is it fun to give or receive, but it is also fun to make.  Supplies for Ceramics These are the supplies for the ceramic hook part of the project.  Clay (I used white grog, low fire) pencil clay cutter underglazes and clear...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 09:09:28 PST
VANITY MIRROR - More DIY How To Projects]]> Susan Cirigliano My daughter moved a few months and I wanted to make her a mirror for her new bathroom. I used the pieces that I created in my COLLAGE A BROOCH Instructable and designed the frame.  supplies 12X12 mirror tile 12X12 cardboard Brooches jewels ribbon glue collage a Brooch Look at my Instructables ...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 12:47:09 PST
How to make diaper cakes babyfavors How To Make Diaper Cakes from 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
DIY (Recycling): Watch/ Bracelet Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> marlegui Hello All!  This is my first time making an instructable, so I hope it is understandable and you guys like it!  So, the idea came from the fact my boyfriend has quite a collection of watches and they didn't look that great just scattered around on some shelve!  The process was really easy , non t...
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:26:06 PDT
Custom Illusion Wine Holder Gift 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
Lucky Charm Fairylights - More DIY How To Projects]]> lucylollipop While playing around with an Arduino board a few weeks ago, I was feeling a little blinded by the very bright RGB light on the board. Hunting around the house for something to diffuse the light, I found a handful of old ping pong balls - perfect! I snipped one in half, and lay it over the top of the...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 09:23:30 PDT
How to make a heart candle
How to make a heart candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> mr_jase So valentines day or an anniversary is coming up and you've got no gift to give to yor special someone, all you can think of is the unoriginal box of choclates or roses, boring. I always think that a gift made is nicer than a gift bought, and people appreciate the time and effort put into a gift, th...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 18:34:11 PST
How to Make Candles
How to Make Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> scottyxx I decided to make my own candles kind of on a whim after I was too cheap to spend $22.50 on a candle from a fancy bath store. I bought the most basic of basic supplied. This is the steps I followed on how to make the candles. If you want more instructions, or information on where I got the items che...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 17:21:22 PST
Sushi Pillow Plushie
Sushi Pillow Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilygraceking I made this pillow for my little sister a few Christmases ago and after posting the photos on instructables I had a lot of requests for instructions. I made another pillow as a gift for the holiday this year, so here is the fully documented step-by-step! This pillow can be easily customized for you...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 07:52:05 PST
How to Wrap a Classy Package
How to Wrap a Classy Package - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftknowitall Long ago, when dinosaurs roamed the earth and I was in college the first time, I had a roommate who, as soon as school was out for Christmas, would rush home to a big city in the east, to her Christmas season job.  She worked in a big department store wrapping presents.  She was paid minimum wage, b...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 20:47:31 PST
Easy Photo Candle Holders
Easy Photo Candle Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Simple Fall Collage 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
(rose) snowball - More DIY How To Projects]]> rasidanks cheap and (moderately) easy,beautiful and (extremely) romantic. a rose,a symbol of your everlasting love, the perfect present for the upcoming valentines day. Made with everyday material and a lifetime warranty. materials & tools needed Materials needed : 1)a newspaper 2)flour 3)a paper clip 4...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2011 09:49:05 PDT
DIY Smores Wedding Favors! Yum! 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
Cool Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> omgcutie2 Hi Everybody! This is my first Instructable - coasters wich I made and think are pretty cool. I'm giving this to someone I  know and came up with this idea a few days ago. So comment ! Materials  The fist step is to gather all your materials.      -siccors       -foam paint brush       -cardbo...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2011 08:23:15 PDT
Beaded Round "Mug Rugs" Coasters 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
How to Make a Simple Pillow Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> jnifrwebb All it takes is about a yard of fabric to make a cute, custom pillow case.  My sewing skills are very lacking, but this is all straight lines, so it is super easy.  All you need is: Scissors Ruler Thread Fabric (I used about a yard of one, and about a quarter yard of another. Make a "Pattern" Usi...
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 10:22:57 PST
Your dog's gift exchange item 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
The Perfect Gift: RAW Cookie in a Mini-Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
animated truck conveyor belt gift box - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
the fun, surprising, exploding gift box - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Simple Wooden Rose Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> dickit I wanted to make a picture frame for my grandma for Christmas that incorporated roses into the design, as she really liked to garden when she could get around better. This frame has room for two 5 x 7 pictures and a rose design diagonally across. I completed the whole thing in one day, so it's a q...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2009 11:10:51 PST