Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - recycle - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:44:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Flower Vase in Magazine Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Vase-in-Magazine-Paper/
Flower Vase in Magazine Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/JZOT/HWX48ZUD/F1JJZOTHWX48ZUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/JZOT/HWX48ZUD/F1JJZOTHWX48ZUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/JZOT/HWX48ZUD/F1JJZOTHWX48ZUD.SMALL.jpg arungvijay Here is a great looking flower vase made of magazine papers and package boxesNo buying required for making this flower vase. All we need is papers and a pieces of thick card boardsOnce we are practiced with one or two vases. We can start trying different shapes of the sameLet's see the step by step ...
By: arungvijay

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 02:32:36 PDT
Upcycled Modern Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Pangolin-Lamp/
Upcycled Modern Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SMALL.jpg cathychen Learn how to make this modern, artistic, yet simple lantern from recyclables. The design can be resized to fit different materials and accommodate different light fixtures and looks wonderful in multiples as indoor/outdoor lanterns for special events such as weddings.List of Materials1. 2 Sheets of ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:08:56 PDT
American Flag Upcycled Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Upcycled-Pallet/
American Flag Upcycled Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/2KRP/H7430HH7/FET2KRPH7430HH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/2KRP/H7430HH7/FET2KRPH7430HH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/2KRP/H7430HH7/FET2KRPH7430HH7.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Upcycle old Pallets into fabulous patriotic outdoor home decor! We live in a military town and keep this up year round!  I love it!  And it makes it easy to find my house! Assemble the structure You'll need a few old pallets.  They are pretty easy to find free!  You can even ask at Lowe's or Hom...
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 07:32:20 PDT
DIY Oyule Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oyule-Lamp/
DIY Oyule Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/T0DP/G68H0ON0/FQUT0DPG68H0ON0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/T0DP/G68H0ON0/FQUT0DPG68H0ON0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/T0DP/G68H0ON0/FQUT0DPG68H0ON0.SMALL.jpg Magnelectrostatic The Oyule lamp is an oil lamp made of light bulbs from the artist Sergio Silva, who sells them for $650. I agree that it does look nice, but the materials only cost about $10: Paraffin oil A wick Two burned out light bulbs A piece of wood Black gloss paint Twelve neodymium magnets (8 small cylindric...
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Sat, 1 Jan 2011 15:02:27 PST
Zombie Hand Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Hand-Holder/
Zombie Hand Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/BKNM/HIW8C0HO/FOLBKNMHIW8C0HO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/BKNM/HIW8C0HO/FOLBKNMHIW8C0HO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/BKNM/HIW8C0HO/FOLBKNMHIW8C0HO.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Yesterday, later in the afternoon, I had this idea of a hand coming out of a wall that could be used to hold keys, jewelry or whatever you want. I thought this would have been perfect for the Zombie Contest but I realized that there was only one day left to enter! For some unknown reasons, ideas com...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:55:46 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
LED Recycled Book Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Recycled-Book-Lamp/
LED Recycled Book Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/3MX6/H1JUJERF/FK13MX6H1JUJERF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/3MX6/H1JUJERF/FK13MX6H1JUJERF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/3MX6/H1JUJERF/FK13MX6H1JUJERF.SMALL.jpg marfru There are so many books that are simply thrown away as they have very little resale value, so follow our easy step by step instructions and see how easy it is to create your own upcycled lampshade by recycling your old books. n this Step by step project we will show you how to upcycle an old book a...
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Fri, 4 May 2012 12:26:41 PDT
Orange Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Orange-Candle/
Orange Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/I5MR/GX106U2U/F59I5MRGX106U2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/I5MR/GX106U2U/F59I5MRGX106U2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/I5MR/GX106U2U/F59I5MRGX106U2U.SMALL.jpg DualPhase This instructable will show how to make a candle from any citrus and kitchen oil in minutes. Materials & Tools 1) Orange, Grapefruit, Lemon 2) Knife 3) Any type of oil, Vegetable, Olive, Canola, etc. Remove the Middle Remove / eat the middle portion of the orange being careful to leave the...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2012 20:20:43 PST
Wedding Paper Lantern Sculpture for $1. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Paper-Lantern-Sculpture-for-1/
Wedding Paper Lantern Sculpture for $1. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/BI7W/GQX1NUJT/FMTBI7WGQX1NUJT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/BI7W/GQX1NUJT/FMTBI7WGQX1NUJT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/BI7W/GQX1NUJT/FMTBI7WGQX1NUJT.SMALL.jpg TabbyDeAnne Hello gals and guys! I’m getting married!! This October on the 22nd! I’m super excited but also on a strict budget. I wanted a bunch of WOW Factor on the cheap! I found a great deal on paper lanterns last year during the off season and picked them up just in case I might need them. Now that the time...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 15:52:59 PDT
Trolley with fruit box http://www.instructables.com/id/Trolley-with-fruit-box/
Trolley with fruit box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/90EI/GQ8VBGVU/FD490EIGQ8VBGVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/90EI/GQ8VBGVU/FD490EIGQ8VBGVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/90EI/GQ8VBGVU/FD490EIGQ8VBGVU.SMALL.jpg PeckLauros Hello This car was made using a box of fruit that would go straight to the trash. I hope this creation can serve as an idea for you also recycle this material. Materials: - A box of fruit; - A wooden board * I used a cutting mdf that I had at home and made the wheels with a saw. But the whe...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 08:33:48 PDT
Fragrant Mint Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Fragrant-Mint-Wreath/
Fragrant Mint Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/KJML/GGMMM2JA/F9PKJMLGGMMM2JA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/KJML/GGMMM2JA/F9PKJMLGGMMM2JA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/KJML/GGMMM2JA/F9PKJMLGGMMM2JA.SMALL.jpg muddysuzi My mint plant has taken over the garden, plus I need a pretty wreath for the holiday season.  Let's put this aggressive plant to good use. Get everything together You will need: -old cardboard big enough to cut your wreath frame out of, the size is up to you -duct tape, any color -scissors -mint...
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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 15:51:30 PST
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