Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - wall Sat, 4 Jul 2015 23:32:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Picture Wheel
Picture Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> bginoza Do you want a cool new peice of wall art that also has function?Who wouldn't?Make yourself a cool wheel to display pictures. It's awesome and it's easy :D Gather materials All you need is:Primerpaint color of your choiceclear coattire with rim Clean Make sure that your tire is clean. If you t...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:22:08 PDT
Rainbow Metallic Wall Art
Rainbow Metallic Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> Floridascholar I've been wanting to add some color to my apartment walls and what better way than to go all out with every color of the rainbow? I was shopping at Michael's Arts and Crafts with a 40% off coupon in my pocket and came across a canvas sale with 5 various canvas sizes in one pack for ~$13! Score! But ...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:57:20 PDT
Woven Tapestry For Beginners
Woven Tapestry For Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> Payge Bring new light to your home with the century old art of weaving! This is a super easy, beginners guide to making a beautiful woven tapestry. (Rainbow colors optional!) Supplies -Weaving Loom (I made mine with an old picture frame and 60 trim nails (30 on top and 30 on the bottom 1/2" apart)-Shed...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:26:44 PDT
Painting A Mural
Painting A Mural - More DIY How To Projects]]> Andydimarzio Once in a while I want to try new stuff. Mainly because I want to see how far I can get with creating things. Almost a year ago I was thinking that I really wanted to paint something, something big! Unfortunately, I'm no Michelangelo so no Sistine Chapel for me. Oh well, on with more simple stuff th...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 11:58:22 PDT
Printers Drawer
Printers Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jamesbardin In this tutorial I will show you an idea I got from my grandpa on how to use antique printer drawers. It is fairly easy to do and can be quite tough at first to fill up. Materials Materials:Printer's drawerDrillScrewsWall hanger (used to hang frames or something of such sort)LevelLots of small ni...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:32:24 PST
Reclaimed String Art Plaques
Reclaimed String Art Plaques - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShopWalrus You know those wooden plaques that were probably hanging all over your grandmother's walls growing up? Normally covered in calligraphy and farm scenes, they have a tendency to not add much in the way of modern decor. If you find yourself with a stack of these on your hands, don't fret--they can be t...
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 15:58:40 PST
Refurbished Frame Photoboard
Refurbished Frame Photoboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShopWalrus Sometimes getting individual frames for photos is expensive and labor intensive (to hang or not to hang, neat grid vs. collage style, there's just no escape), so larger alternatives make switching out displays easy. This particular hourlong project takes the place of your college pinboard for a fun ...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:06:02 PST
Triangle Mural Wall Design
Triangle Mural Wall Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> Laserbird This Instructable is for a Triangle Mural Wall Design. It is a decoration for our makerspace to brighten up the area and inspire creativity!MATERIALS:QTY DESCRIPTION1 Pencil1 Large T-Square or chalk lineA/R Primer Paint (Dark or Light depending on the colors you choose)A/R Latex Gloss Paint in many ...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 17:50:19 PST
DIY Ice cream sticks photoframe
DIY Ice cream sticks photoframe - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rajat Cool We eat our ice creams and throw ice cream sticks,but very few of us reuse them.So let's reuse them in an unique manner.We can make a simple photo frame out of ice cream sticks.So start collecting ice cream sticks now. Materials required What you need is just a handful of ice cream sticks and fevi...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 09:20:00 PST
Wall hanging wood vase
Wall hanging wood vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> dashinggurl This is my first project on Instructables......hope everyone likes it..Please give your suggestions and plz vote for me.. Things you'll need... Square piece of wood Foam Card paper Silver sheet Bead necklace Thumb pin Stick Glue Scissor Broach Tape Tissue paper Plain paper Black paint Making s...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 07:52:39 PST
Wooden Stake Album Hanger
Wooden Stake Album Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> ZombieFrog I've collected a lot of albums in my time. Many of them look really cool and it's a shame that they've spent most of their years hidden away in a stack. I had heard of some people framing and hanging albums. Great idea! But professional framing gets pricey quick and I want to hang 20 or more albums....
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 21:28:47 PST
How to add character to a plain wall by paint and Accessorizing
How to add character to a plain wall by paint and Accessorizing - More DIY How To Projects]]> SonikaJAnand My hall way was white in color,the standard color the builder sells the new houses. Though I love white walls as it lights up the area, I felt tired of seeing the same color day in and out so for this contest I did a small make over. I decided to paint it a dark neutral color. I choose from a warm c...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 23:31:49 PST
Easy Wall Asian Decoration
Easy Wall Asian Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> ◄ Fudog ► Decorating your wall can give headaches ! What kind of art ? What wallpaper ? What if I don't like it in a month or in the next hour ??? Also, if you are renting a place you probably can't paint your walls unless your landlord is very open ! So you will think "Wall Stickers" ! Well that is what I th...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:14:06 PST
Circuit Board Wall Design
Circuit Board Wall Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> Laserbird This Instructable is how to create a circuit board design on your wall. These walls are part of our new makerspace and is part of the renovation process. The building that our makerspace resides has been run down for over 7 years and with the help of volunteers, we have been able to transform it int...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:08:29 PST
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed - More DIY How To Projects]]> vatkin Hi,I'm going to show you a couple of ways to decorate your walls with a silhouette or an image of your choosing. These few easy steps require almost no artistic skills nor do they cost a lot to do.All you need is:-projector (you can also use an overhead projector for silhouettes).-Paint. I will expl...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY Hacks and How Tos When we moved into our new house, one of the first projects that we undertook was to put together a nursery for our first baby that would be arriving in only a few months. We decided to go forest theme. The biggest part of this was a large wall mural that was composed of tree silhouettes. Here is a ...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:49:11 PDT
Painting Murals on your Wall
Painting Murals on your Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> MrThomas303 Hi everyoneDoes your room lack flare or just look plain boring? Why not give it an artistic overhaul! This instructable will go over all the steps I took to spruce up my boring wall in my room. Hopefully by following these simple steps you can wow your friends and be the envy of your siblings. Wha...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 PDT
Wolverine Claws Through The Wall
Wolverine Claws Through The Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> DjPR3S Want to make it look like Wolverine just slashed through your wall? Now you can for less than 10 dollars!! --------------------------------------------------------------Materials Craft foam sheets (2X)Paperclips (12X)Super Glue Chrome Spray Paint Scissors Printer and computer Cardboard Cut and Gl...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:21:49 PDT
DIY Epic wall signs
DIY Epic wall signs - More DIY How To Projects]]> JanacBanac This is very simple and easy tutorial, for DIY epic walls signs. I choosed "keep calm and drop the bass", which came out pretty epic in my opinion! I used 5 cm (2 in) tape. Just start "taping" the wall and making like a nice text that you want to have on your wall. I recommend to choose something in...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:02:29 PDT
Hang Prints Without Damaging Them or The Wall
Hang Prints Without Damaging Them or The Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> ocatroppa This is for people who want to decorate their rooms/apartment with art prints but cannot (or aren't allowed) to poke holes in the walls. Tape or sticky tack is basically your only option, but you also don't want to damage your print in the process. The idea is to create a backing that uses corners l...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:56:29 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> ucn Ever since we finished rebuilding our house, I've been on the look out for minimalist and contemporary solutions for adding a house number to our gate post. Hardware store brass numbers were out of the question. Stainless steel numbers would have cost a bomb, and would basically look the same as eve...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Nailed it!
Nailed it! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bojarski Make a simple and easy, yet beautiful wall decoration. Material you will need NailsHammerYarn A wooden plank (make sure it is not very thick otherwise you may hammer the nails through it) Choose a text, image etc... 1. Choose a text or a picture you like and cut it out on paper. 2. Tape the ...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
Multicolor squares wall
Multicolor squares wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> pizzidave This is easier than it looks. It's basically math and plotting. I have provided the equation and plotting technique I used to get my results. The size of the square varies on the number of squares wanted on the wall. The colors and styles are limitless. I did it using small cans of oops paints from ...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:06:53 PDT
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> pcmofo I'm a part-time professional photographer and I love taking pictures! Sometimes I work really hard to take an idea in my head and turn it into a finished picture. Like everyone else, I share my pictures online with friends and family, but I really want to display some of my images at home.  Typical...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:52:05 PDT
InstaWall - More DIY How To Projects]]> nevenstev Here is one idea for wall decoration with your Instagram photos. All you need for this is: Instagram photos InkJet printer Some photo editor (I am using CorelDraw X4) Decorative wall nails paper shears photo sticers Downloading your instagram photos Go to www.insta...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 10:49:00 PST
Glass Christmas Tree
Glass Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> MikenHarnish This is a wall decoration I created to go with my blue and silver Christmas theme. It was very simple And cost about $50 total. At the end of this instructable I have a picture of how I changed the shelves for Valentines day. These are the tools you will need. Materials These are the tools you wi...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 08:45:33 PST
A waterproof panel poster.
A waterproof panel poster. - More DIY How To Projects]]> JourPT Made this waterproof panel poster for my little kid, it's a Lancia Stratos from the 70s. This is my way of doing a panel poster using A4's and a laminator. I know there some instructables way better than this one around here but most of them are just plain printed paper and because my house in the ...
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 12:34:16 PST
DIY Wall-decor with recycled Newspaper
DIY Wall-decor with recycled Newspaper - More DIY How To Projects]]> Saveena I had an idea for 2014 and thought I’d experiment with it. I felt like sprucing up my place to raise the energy so that I had something new and inspiring to wake up to but, I didn’t want to spend a lot of money doing it. I wasn’t keen on searching several stores to find something that attracts me ei...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 09:52:58 PST
Clothespin Gallery
Clothespin Gallery - More DIY How To Projects]]> xxpanama I have a huge collection of pictures and postcards like my flatemate says: “top card collection.“ I always wanted to hag those cards and pictures somewhere. so I thought abut a method to hang the cards on the wall. The good thing about this picture wall is, that you don’t need to destroy the picture...
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 07:48:28 PST
Frameless Floating hanging pictures on wall (0,00€ / 0,00$)
Frameless Floating hanging pictures on wall (0,00€ / 0,00$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> nemo13 easy costless null Hi,I just wanted hang some pics in he room of my kids and I was somehow in a hurry (dont ask why)so what you will need:- a wall to hang on  :)- some pictures or photos(I used Comics covers and some superheroes illustrations)the pics or photos "must" be printed on hard paper (at...
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Fri, 13 Sep 2013 14:07:43 PDT
Create custom wood art using laser engraving
Create custom wood art using laser engraving - More DIY How To Projects]]> fxiao Made this at Techshop ( using their laser cutter You will need: Block of wood (Can be found at Goodwill, scrap stores, or just make it yourself) Laser cutter A few cool fonts you like ( A phrase - maybe check out a few rap lyrics Illustrator Create your artwork on Il...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 12:23:35 PDT
Build 3-D Papercraft Terrains: Minecraft Style
Build 3-D Papercraft Terrains: Minecraft Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> laboratory424 Some gamers need a Railgun, others choose an M1A1, most seem to desire an Energy Sword...but what we need is a pickaxe! That's right, our current favorite diversion from lab work is Minecraft. We didn't want the fun to stop on the screen, so we created giant, 3-D, papercraft Minecraft terrains on ou...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 14:02:09 PDT
baby's room decoration
baby's room decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> maalvina Painting a big tree, with houses and hot air balloons on the background.  I used latex paint, brushes, sponges, and paint rollers.  Background First I made the clouds and the tree. I painted small houses to cover power sockets  (wall plates separately).  For the houses' shapes I used stencils a...
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 14:36:08 PDT
Zombie Hand Holder
Zombie Hand Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
living room wall decoration sara m. preparation: today i  applied some stencil work to my living room using: tree shape stencil paint colors that give furniture's colors (in my case i used black, orange, yellow, white) brush painting roll tape i made 3 layers: far trees, middle, and foreground my furniture is two colors: beige and...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 12:01:57 PDT
Removable Hockey Jersey Wall Mount
Removable Hockey Jersey Wall Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> B4SEC4MP Hockey fans are fierce and loyal creatures. The next best thing to wearing your favorite hockey "sweater" is to have it hanging on the wall for everyone to admire! I wanted a way to enjoy my favorite team colors and crest even when my team wasn't playing. This desire inspired me to create a removab...

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Mon, 13 May 2013 15:31:18 PDT
Flameless Candle Sconce for Cheap
Flameless Candle Sconce for Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> hithernthither For this project I bought all the materials at the dollar store for a total of $12, which made 2 sconces.You will need:-Fake flowers-Flameless tea light candle-Plastic shot glass-Pretty, lightweight serving platter-Wall (poster) mounts-Picture hanging kit-Clear tape (optional) Attach Shot Glass To...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 12:49:57 PDT
Modular Wall-Art
Modular Wall-Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> bowser82 A while back I had an idea when i saw a sort of pillow wall (movie, series, can't remember). Wouldn't it be cool to have that on your wall as well? But just sawing out a panel, drilling a few holes in it, filling it with foam and upholstering it with a fabric, leather, old curtains or whatever... Th...
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Sun, 12 May 2013 03:05:51 PDT
kids room 1: clouds sara m. hi, im not a decore specialist but im preparing the room for my expected baby girl so i wanted to share with you how i will make it first thing i made these clouds.. i saw something like this in the internet but i made it on my own way, so let us see how to do it: what i used: cardboard white and...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 11:18:56 PDT
if you are not a good painter, you can make a stylish painting too sara m. Hi all, even if you do not have the painting talent , it will be easy for you just bring the following and you will do a terrific job 1- cardboard and cut it as in the picture with the dimensions that fits your wall 2- wall painting with the color you want 3- small brush to be easy to use in narro...
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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 13:58:58 PDT
$ DIME FRAME $ Add bling to your boring picture frame.
$ DIME FRAME $ Add bling to your boring picture frame. - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigRJess For this Instructable I will show you how to customize or add 'bling'  to your plain ole' boring picture frame. Required materials: * picture frame (any size but make sure your dimes will fit). * dimes (or pennies, nickels etc). * epoxy resin (any brand is fine). * Tarn-X or CLR stain/tarnish r...
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Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:13:20 PDT
Red Wall with Birds and Branches lindarose92 Here is the wall of my bedroom (forgive the quality of my pictures). I painted the wall in red and prepared the stencils of the birds and branches. Honestly I didn't draw them, I searched the shapes online, printed them and traced them on transparent paper. This is the way I prepared my stencils an...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 04:33:05 PST
How to make a picture frame covered whiteboard EYSpace For a complete resource guide on this project, go to: Whiteboards are great for brainstorming and keeping track of projects, but incorporating one in a home office so that it blends in with the décor isn't eas...
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Sat, 8 Dec 2012 06:28:27 PST
Decorative Plaques
Decorative Plaques - More DIY How To Projects]]> cheese lover I made these plaques for my room for decoration on my wall. It is cheap and looks nice when your done. It also has very little steps. This is my first instructable, enjoy! materials decal popsicle stick plaque stain (optional) paint (optional) Polyurithane stain or paint If you want any paint ...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 16:08:12 PST
How to Reappropriate Adventure Time Halloween Instructable Parts ecsaul23 Halloween is over and we no longer need our Lady Rainacorn. What do with it all now so I can have my wagon back...throw it away?? I put too much work into for that. So......what to do with it???? Reappropriate it!! First I had to get it all off the wagon. The head,neck, and front legs are all one ...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 13:50:43 PST
"Paint Splatter" wall decor design
"Paint Splatter" wall decor design - More DIY How To Projects]]> lnzylu Try this paint splatter  technique if you are looking for an unusual and visually striking design for a wall in your home or business. This is a photo of the finished project from my hair salon where it was always a focus of interest and great conversation starter.  The advantage of this technique o...
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 15:50:40 PDT
Sunglasses wall display amandaggogo Just a quick video tutorial on how to make a super rad wall hanging display for those 30 odd pair of sunglasses you refuse to get rid of because you "might wear them someday." Sorry guys, no photo's this time, only video, the next one I promise to have both video and photo instructions on for those ...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 12:05:17 PDT
Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! depotdevoid Feast your eyes on the incredibly awesome Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! I had a problem:  we had a dry erase board, and the best place for it happened to be right in a high traffic area of the house.  That was the main reason it was a good place, as it was easy to remember to write down a phone numb...
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Thu, 9 Aug 2012 00:06:45 PDT
Flowers on the Wall
Flowers on the Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> strudl1803 In this tutorial I will show you how you can put flowers on your wall using only simple tools. For little money you can add this eye-catcher to your flat as a unique combination of real plants and stylish design! Use a normal drain-pipe and choose the length as you please. Sign the center along ...
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 04:08:26 PDT
Giant 3-D Papercraft Space Invaders
Giant 3-D Papercraft Space Invaders - More DIY How To Projects]]> laboratory424 We like to be prepared for an alien invasion...Nerf guns loaded, extra rations of nachos packed away, and a Klingon dictionary in the back pocket. Unfortunately, such preparations tend to be forgotten in the routine of day-to-day life. As a subtle reminder, we created giant, 3-D, papercraft Space In...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 07:09:46 PDT