Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:39:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 ● CAIRN PAPERWEIGHT ● http://www.instructables.com/id/-Sone-tower-paperweight-/
● CAIRN PAPERWEIGHT ● - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/3C0O/HXUOWY51/F853C0OHXUOWY51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/3C0O/HXUOWY51/F853C0OHXUOWY51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/3C0O/HXUOWY51/F853C0OHXUOWY51.SMALL.jpg marcellahella This is an easy and fast to do paperweight.You can use it like a pot, garden or house decor. WHAT YOU NEED You need:-stones of increasing sizes;-glue for stones (or silicon, or glue gun);-aluminum foil (optional). TRY THE TOWER Try to built a tower with the stones that you have, do you decide ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 12:24:15 PDT
Layered Felt Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Layered-Felt-Vase/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:14:07 PDT
Laser Cut Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Light-Fixture/
Laser Cut Light Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/C0GU/HWXLFW0X/F6EC0GUHWXLFW0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/C0GU/HWXLFW0X/F6EC0GUHWXLFW0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/C0GU/HWXLFW0X/F6EC0GUHWXLFW0X.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 I recently moved to a new desk at work and I wanted to liven up the space a bit, so I made this light fixture. This was a very quick project to make, and it turned out looking pretty good! What you need (x1) White LED Strip(x1) Rocker Switch(x1) Small PC Board(x1) Universal 1000mA AC Adapter(x1) ...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:19:13 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 ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 02:32:36 PDT
Diy Concrete Door Stoppers http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Concrete-Door-Stoppers/
Diy Concrete Door Stoppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SMALL.jpg HOMEmade MAKEOVERS I always wanted to connect rope and concrete together and this project seemed like a perfect match for it. Even though from the first look these door stoppers may not seem to be practical, trust me they are! First of all they are heavy enough to keep the doors in place, so no more door slamming. The...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 05:30:53 PDT
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Vertical-Blinds/
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept Easy, stylish, budget-friendly DIY pallet wood vertical blinds! As created by humboldtartdept.blogspot.com! Install top plate connector Screw the top plate connector into your window frame. Screw in 3/8" threaded rod and 3/4" split ring hangars. Install conduit piece Cut 1/2" diameter condui...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:03:16 PDT
Big and Beautiful Bed Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-and-Beautiful-Bed-Headboard/
Big and Beautiful Bed Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/QNBP/HWDRO2IF/FA1QNBPHWDRO2IF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/QNBP/HWDRO2IF/FA1QNBPHWDRO2IF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/QNBP/HWDRO2IF/FA1QNBPHWDRO2IF.SMALL.jpg justinhyp I had this awkward window arrangement in my bedroom so I decided to cover it with a somewhat enormous headboard. Genius right? I know. I am.... Thank you. Thank you. Here is how I did it all for about $150!Follow along kiddies and you to can be as cool as me! Gather your materials Get your stuff!...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 10:07:13 PDT
Molotov Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Molotov-Lantern/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 12:12:00 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
Building Large Lighted Marquee Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Large-Lighted-Marquee-Letters/
Building Large Lighted Marquee Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/B7S4/HW4OJK1H/FE7B7S4HW4OJK1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/B7S4/HW4OJK1H/FE7B7S4HW4OJK1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/B7S4/HW4OJK1H/FE7B7S4HW4OJK1H.SMALL.jpg KEUrban My daughter is getting married and saw a set of lighted marquee letters with the bride’s and groom’s initials, used in photos and as an accent at the reception. She asked if I could make them. Marquee letters are typically made up of a flat letterform that has lighting to make a sign visible at nigh...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 09:01:09 PDT
EASY DIY Mr & Mrs Etched Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-DIY-Mr-Mrs-Etched-Glasses/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 17:28:29 PDT
How to make a designer mirror frame using rope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-designer-mirror-frame-using-rope/
How to make a designer mirror frame using rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/S9ZM/HV80IPZG/FJJS9ZMHV80IPZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/S9ZM/HV80IPZG/FJJS9ZMHV80IPZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/S9ZM/HV80IPZG/FJJS9ZMHV80IPZG.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Dear makers,Today in this instructable I will show you how to make a designer mirror frame using rope. Yes, no wood, no plastic, no metal, no glue etc. Just good old...rope :). I had this idea since long, but I was busy making jewelries :).As awesome (and may be complicated) as it looks, it is easie...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 11:00:56 PDT
Small aquarium- decorated with animal dolls and mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-aquarium-decorated-with-animal-dolls-and-mos/
Small aquarium- decorated with animal dolls and mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5RSJ/HU09X66Q/F825RSJHU09X66Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5RSJ/HU09X66Q/F825RSJHU09X66Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5RSJ/HU09X66Q/F825RSJHU09X66Q.SMALL.jpg 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
Functional Corner Wall Art Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-corner-wall-art/
Functional Corner Wall Art Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/V3DR/HUX9QNPF/FD0V3DRHUX9QNPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/V3DR/HUX9QNPF/FD0V3DRHUX9QNPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/V3DR/HUX9QNPF/FD0V3DRHUX9QNPF.SMALL.jpg eternalblisked Greetings instructables! This particular design is about two years in the making. It was not until this week that I added more touches/pieces to this functional corner wall art. It is made of 100% wood (hacked IKEA deck pallet squares) and has LED lights aligning the tops of each layer of the displa...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 23:43:24 PDT
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Change-Floating-Photo-Wall/
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SMALL.jpg 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
Wooden Plexi Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Plexi-Lighting/
Wooden Plexi Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/BUPG/HUU1IQ05/FJVBUPGHUU1IQ05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/BUPG/HUU1IQ05/FJVBUPGHUU1IQ05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/BUPG/HUU1IQ05/FJVBUPGHUU1IQ05.SMALL.jpg byapıcı A lighting design with wood and pelxi glass. What do you need? · 7 x “10 cm x 10 cm” plexiglass (3mm thickness recommended)· 14 x 10 cm length LED strips (The color that you prefer)· 2 x “2 cm x 16 cm x 10.6 cm” sized wooden piece· 1 x “2 cm x 14 cm x 10.6 cm” sized woo...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 18:20:41 PDT
Faux Mosaic; match flowerpots to mosaic wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Mosaic-match-flowerpots-to-mosaic-wall/
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Sat, 3 May 2014 02:20:10 PDT
Wine Cork Name Card Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Name-Card-Holders/
Wine Cork Name Card Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/XL35/HV3ZNBAL/F4GXL35HV3ZNBAL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/XL35/HV3ZNBAL/F4GXL35HV3ZNBAL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/XL35/HV3ZNBAL/F4GXL35HV3ZNBAL.SMALL.jpg acoens Two simple steps to upcycle wine corks into name card holders for a wedding or special event. As with most of my projects, I made it Techshop! Sanding a flat surface The corks need a flat surface to keep them upright. Given that I was sanding 200 corks, I wanted something quicker than hand sandin...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:31:35 PDT
TO DO Chalkboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/TO-DO-Chalkboard/
TO DO Chalkboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SMALL.jpg mignetic In this Instructable you will learn how to make a TO DO chalkboard using a laser cutter.  I used the laser cutters at TechShop in San Francisco to make this happen.      Things you will need: a vector of stencil letters  .25 inch thick MDF with a pre finished chalkboard surface (18" x 24") a "D"...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:53:51 PDT
Pog Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pog-Table/
Pog Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XTDD/HUBAR9ZT/FQIXTDDHUBAR9ZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XTDD/HUBAR9ZT/FQIXTDDHUBAR9ZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XTDD/HUBAR9ZT/FQIXTDDHUBAR9ZT.SMALL.jpg Death Star Dee Ever wonder what to do with that pog collection from the early 90's? Don't throw away your childhood memories.. Preserve them! The Table Acquire a glass topped table in any shape! Find it cheap free or filthy! The Pogs This particular table consisted of ~400 Pogs. The Glue You will want a...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:42:47 PDT
Unconventional Office Decor - your clients definitely remember you http://www.instructables.com/id/Unconventional-Office-Decor-your-clients-definitel/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:40:23 PDT
How to Make a Naked Egg for Easter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Naked-Egg-for-Easter/
How to Make a Naked Egg for Easter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/VT43/HTZUMG3A/FJTVT43HTZUMG3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/VT43/HTZUMG3A/FJTVT43HTZUMG3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/VT43/HTZUMG3A/FJTVT43HTZUMG3A.SMALL.jpg francescapereira A “naked egg” is an egg that has no shell. Let me say that again, an egg with no shell. This is not something you normally run across and even when I show a naked egg to someone they often just don’t get the idea that the shell is gone – yet the egg stays intact. Here’s what you need Let’s get to...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:49:07 PDT
Ice Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Candles-1/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 05:37:09 PDT
Reupholster a chair from the bones up http://www.instructables.com/id/Reupholster-a-chair-from-the-bones-up/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:31:32 PDT
CD Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Eye-Catching-CD-Wreath/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2008 12:39:37 PST
Portal bookends http://www.instructables.com/id/Portal-bookends/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 06:24:33 PDT
Ombre Hard Boiled Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Ombre-Hard-Boiled-Eggs/
Ombre Hard Boiled Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/G4LR/HTK2JCHN/F65G4LRHTK2JCHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/G4LR/HTK2JCHN/F65G4LRHTK2JCHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/G4LR/HTK2JCHN/F65G4LRHTK2JCHN.SMALL.jpg bobcatsteph3 Disclaimer: if you have a problem with food dyes, this post isn't for you.  The eggs in the pictures are PEELED hard boiled eggs, pretty cool right? I essentially color them the same way as the ones in the shell. I've done it before in this 'ible http://www.instructables.com/id/Shasha-Deviled-Eggs-...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 09:48:08 PDT
Cute Crochet Egg Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Crochet-Egg-Holder/
Cute Crochet Egg Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/C207/HTJP9WI9/FT0C207HTJP9WI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/C207/HTJP9WI9/FT0C207HTJP9WI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/C207/HTJP9WI9/FT0C207HTJP9WI9.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Every year around Easter time I see many decorated eggs. Some of them are really beautiful and unique, but I'm not so good at painting so I wanted to find something different this year. So here is the idea I came up with: a cute eggholder that dresses eggs up! This way the egg is decorated and holde...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 09:27:44 PDT
Game of Thrones Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Throw-a-Game-of-Thrones-Party/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:33:01 PST
Flickering Origami Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-Origami-Lantern/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:41:23 PDT
Twine Ball Lamp Shades http://www.instructables.com/id/Twine-Ball-Lamp-Shades/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 15:59:49 PDT
Faux Marble Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Marble-Flooring/
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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 13:33:08 PST
Laminated Paper Pendant Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminated-Paper-Pendant-Lampshade/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:29:06 PDT
Adding Depth (and Swagger) to IKEA's Otherwise Flat Hexagonal Hönefoss Mirrors http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Depth-and-Swagger-to-IKEAs-Otherwise-Flat-H/
Adding Depth (and Swagger) to IKEA's Otherwise Flat Hexagonal Hönefoss Mirrors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/UGW4/HSPP864O/FFXUGW4HSPP864O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/UGW4/HSPP864O/FFXUGW4HSPP864O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/UGW4/HSPP864O/FFXUGW4HSPP864O.SMALL.jpg hanttula IKEA makes some nice and decidedly not plain square mirrors named "Hönefoss." They're hexagonal in shape and come in a box of 10 for $15 (5 each of two different hues of brown). You can read all about them on IKEA's site: http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/60182059/ The mirrors look pret...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 09:06:45 PDT
Making Yarn-Wraped Painted Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Yarn-Wraped-Painted-Jars/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:57:01 PST
DIY Shutter Towel Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Shutter-Towel-Rack/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 19:16:46 PST
How to make custom sticker or a small logo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-custom-sticker-or-a-small-logo/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 07:37:17 PST
Pterodactylus Desk light http://www.instructables.com/id/Pterodactylus-Desk-light/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 02:57:54 PST
Ice Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Flowers-1/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 04:18:27 PST
How to make a Flower Wrap the right way. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Flower-Wrap-the-right-way/
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Sun, 13 Dec 2009 20:21:12 PST
EASY & INEXPENSIVE DIY Snowballs & Snow Covered Pine Cones http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-INEXPENSIVE-DIY-Snowballs-Snow-Covered-Pine-C/
EASY & INEXPENSIVE DIY Snowballs & Snow Covered Pine Cones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/1GD1/HQVLDU9M/FXU1GD1HQVLDU9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/1GD1/HQVLDU9M/FXU1GD1HQVLDU9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/1GD1/HQVLDU9M/FXU1GD1HQVLDU9M.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 INEXPENSIVE, SIMPLE, FAST, KID FRIENDLY & AWESOME RESULTS are some of the words that come to mind about THIS project! After all the decorations have been put away for another year, the house seems a little bare and empty.  Here's a project that brings the cold, snowy winter weather inside and helps...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 09:44:37 PST
Artificial Pine Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Artificial-Pine-Tree/
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 15:23:06 PST
Magic in a bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-in-a-bottle/
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 08:08:28 PST
Starry star http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-star/
Starry star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/V3UX/HQ4787GK/FIFV3UXHQ4787GK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/V3UX/HQ4787GK/FIFV3UXHQ4787GK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/V3UX/HQ4787GK/FIFV3UXHQ4787GK.SMALL.jpg zeyanimisbah Things you will need: Craft paper Glue Pair of scissors/paper knife A pencil A ruler Step one: Start drawing lines, mine were ½ cm thick or you could use a paper shredder to get even paper stripes. And cut out all stripes in to 8” long You will need 12 paper stripes to make one star. Step tw...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 00:22:11 PST
Wall of Rainbow Koi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-of-Rainbow-Koi/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 11:50:36 PST
Bedside Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedside-Lantern/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 17:41:16 PST
Make a fancy ice lantern using a bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-fancy-ice-lantern-using-a-bucket/
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Sun, 3 Jan 2010 10:58:35 PST
Paper Airplane: The Nakamura Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Airplane-The-Nakamura-Lock/
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Mon, 15 Mar 2010 07:40:05 PDT
Paper heart decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-heart-decorations-1/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:24 PST
How to Tie a Florist Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Florist-Bow/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2011 15:26:12 PST