Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - home - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:56:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
Custom Switch covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Spice up those boring old plain white light switch plate covers! Make your own! The beauty of making your own is that you can choose the image, the layout, and the colors as well as totally amaze your kids with your awesomeness.You will need: 1. Switch covers (I buy over-sized white plastic ones at...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 PDT
Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
Placemat Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Place-Mat-Chandelier/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 05:57:01 PDT
House Number http://www.instructables.com/id/House-Numbers/
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 20:56:03 PDT
Giant Map Ampersand http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Map-Ampersand/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 13:47:59 PDT
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
Make Your Own Genma vinil fridge decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Genma-vinil-fridge-decoration/
Make Your Own Genma vinil fridge decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/WSQT/GO2NLQXG/FP9WSQTGO2NLQXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/WSQT/GO2NLQXG/FP9WSQTGO2NLQXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/WSQT/GO2NLQXG/FP9WSQTGO2NLQXG.SMALL.jpg botanicals Easy steps to make a fancy vinil decoration for the fridge, the wall, or whatever you want to uplift. In this case we choose a character for the manga Ranma, the panda Genma. Materials and Tools Needed: - PC & Printer - Scissors/Scalpel - Pencil - Vinil or contact paper This its my first instruca...
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Tue, 24 May 2011 11:09:53 PDT
Convert a Broken Microwave into a Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Broken-Microwave-into-a-Mailbox/
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Sat, 29 May 2010 20:12:41 PDT
Jar Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-Clock/
Jar Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/U2M3/G7DYZBHB/FAZU2M3G7DYZBHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/U2M3/G7DYZBHB/FAZU2M3G7DYZBHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/U2M3/G7DYZBHB/FAZU2M3G7DYZBHB.SMALL.jpg scooter76 Here is a fun and easy way to make an unusual clock for your desk, office or just around the house. This project took me about 30 minutes to make and cost less then $5. I'll admit, it is hard to read the time, but it;s a great conversation starter, and looks neat and different at the same time. I...
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Sun, 11 Apr 2010 13:45:30 PDT
Easy Bamboo(chopsticks) place setting http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bamboochopsticks-place-setting/
Easy Bamboo(chopsticks) place setting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/D0MX/FR7EUXOP/FF0D0MXFR7EUXOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/D0MX/FR7EUXOP/FF0D0MXFR7EUXOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/D0MX/FR7EUXOP/FF0D0MXFR7EUXOP.SMALL.jpg jianqiang Usually these are made from real bamboo branches/stalks but I thought, why not use chopsticks? Originally, I wanted to use disposible ones that you can just steal from restaurants, but I suppose I'm a little adverse to stealing? I just don't go to those restaurants very often. I was going to use the...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2009 19:05:44 PST