Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:35:15 PST BLOX v1.01 Falcon On the Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Falcon-On-the-Wall/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:50:10 PST
Oyster Shell Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Oyster-Shell-Tiles/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:31:15 PST
Painted "Bokeh Lights" Magnetic Art (from old cookie sheets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Bokeh-Lights-Magnetic-Art-from-old-cookie-/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:33:01 PST
Paper chain snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-chain-snowflakes/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 17:42:22 PST
Ikea Hack: City Light http://www.instructables.com/id/City-Light/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:38:50 PST
How to make an Awesome design lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Awesome-design-lamp/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:22:51 PST
How to Set a Formal Dinner Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-a-Formal-Dinner-Table/
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 22:40:18 PST
Artful Fences http://www.instructables.com/id/Artful-Fences/
Artful Fences - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/FOD5/I2WENPCU/FFQFOD5I2WENPCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/FOD5/I2WENPCU/FFQFOD5I2WENPCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/FOD5/I2WENPCU/FFQFOD5I2WENPCU.SMALL.jpg Beetlesmart I like to enjoy beauty in everyday things. My family spends a lot of time in our backyard and recently I found myself looking at my drab fence. I was sitting in a patio chair with a blue glass bottled water; the sun was shining through it and it gave me an idea. Bits of glass lit up by the sun wo...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:57:25 PST
DIY Airplant Terrarium and Sculpey Cow Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Airplant-Terrarium-and-Sculpey-Cow-Skull/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:19:19 PST
Lower Your Energy Bill With Chic Insulated Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/Lower-Your-Energy-Bill-With-Chic-Insulated-Curtain/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:22:11 PST
DIY Decorative Wall Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Decorative-Wall-Panels/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:55:54 PST
Scrap wood wall art with secret door. http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-wood-wall-art-with-secret-door/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 01:31:38 PST
How to build the "Proof That Tony Stark Has a Heart" gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-Proof-That-Tony-Stark-Has-a-Heart/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:37:12 PST
Renew the look of an old wardrobe http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-the-look-of-an-old-wardrobe/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 06:17:47 PST
Circuit Board Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Wall-Design/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:08:29 PST
Beautiful Succulent Terrarium in Minutes. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-beautiful-Terrarium-in-Minutes/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 12:57:26 PST
Ikea kitchen toekick drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-kitchen-toekick-drawer/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2008 06:30:07 PDT
Cardboard Faux Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Faux-Fireplace/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 14:20:06 PST
Harvest Wreath Made of Wheat Florets http://www.instructables.com/id/Harvest-Wreath-Made-of-Wheat-Florets/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 04:31:36 PST
DIY Wall Pop Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wall-Pop-Art/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 13:39:19 PST
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
Let's Make your own vinyl wall decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-your-own-vinyl-wall-decals/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:08:21 PDT
Making 9,000 Grow Spheres http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-9000-Grow-Spheres/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:07:42 PDT
Painting Murals on your Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Murals-on-your-Wall/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 PDT
Wolverine Claws Through The Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wolverine-Claws-Through-The-Wall/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:21:49 PDT
DIY T-Shirt Jersey Shag Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-T-Shirt-Jersey-Shag-Rug/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:32:29 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 PDT
Faux-Bronze Crow Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Bronze-Crow-Statue/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 21:08:56 PDT
Captain America Shield Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Shield-Wall-Decoration/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 04:03:25 PDT
How to Make Your Own Custom Full Size Homemade Movie Posters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Custom-Full-Size-Homemade-Mov/
How to Make Your Own Custom Full Size Homemade Movie Posters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7BVH/H4AG048S/FBE7BVHH4AG048S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7BVH/H4AG048S/FBE7BVHH4AG048S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7BVH/H4AG048S/FBE7BVHH4AG048S.SMALL.jpg keyblade4321 Ever wanted to make your own full size custom posters but didn't want to spend $20? Well do I have a solution for you! All you need to know are how to use a computer, scissors, and tape. I stumbled across the solution when I was making the hoverboard from Back to The Future 2. I couldn't print the e...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 17:21:10 PDT
Comic Onomatopoeia Fridge Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Onomatopoeia-Fridge-Magnet/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:34:15 PDT
Homecoming Ribbon (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homecoming-Ribbon/
Homecoming Ribbon (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/80NP/FLKK39KC/FLT80NPFLKK39KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/80NP/FLKK39KC/FLT80NPFLKK39KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/80NP/FLKK39KC/FLT80NPFLKK39KC.SMALL.jpg Very Interesting When I moved from the west coast to Texas, I couldn't help but notice the giant ribbons people wore at the homecoming football games. Why??? Texas sized school pride! They're very cumbersome, heavy, cost a fortune, and if you don't have one, you're treated as though you have the bubonic plague. T...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 07:06:10 PDT
DIY Papercut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Papercut-Lamp/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:46:58 PDT
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Tiny-Betta-Tank/
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SMALL.jpg mmmelroy This is the home of Falcor, my work companion. It's Been Awhile This tank has survived for almost 2 years. My elephant ear betta seems to enjoy it as much as can be expected. Aquisitions I only needed a few things:--A glass container-- some gravel substrate-- a moss ball Marimo--live plant of...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:48:18 PDT
Paper Plate Ball Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plate-Ball-Decoration/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:53:25 PDT
Quick and Simple Dry Erase Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Simple-Dry-Erase-Board/
Quick and Simple Dry Erase Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/KU65/HZOM4RI5/FA5KU65HZOM4RI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/KU65/HZOM4RI5/FA5KU65HZOM4RI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/KU65/HZOM4RI5/FA5KU65HZOM4RI5.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy College students, I suppose, are notoriously frugal. Or at least this one is (points at myself). (prepare for an anecdote..) Anyway, I recently began my undergraduate years in university, and in the process of unpacking I was also thinking about new additions that I didn't have in my room at home. M...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:20:21 PDT
Faux painting copper plating effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-paining-copper-plating-effect/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 15:08:55 PDT
8 Bit Etching with Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Bit-Etching-with-Dremel/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:31:07 PDT
Turn An Antique Washboard Into A Nice Keyring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-An-Antique-Washboard-Into-A-Nice-Keyring-Hold/
Turn An Antique Washboard Into A Nice Keyring Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/LYXY/HZGTB1AA/FAULYXYHZGTB1AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/LYXY/HZGTB1AA/FAULYXYHZGTB1AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/LYXY/HZGTB1AA/FAULYXYHZGTB1AA.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 A couple of weeks ago, my wife and I were out at some garage sales and I picked up this antique washboard for $1.00 with the intention of turning it into something. I wasn't sure what yet though! After mulling it over, I decided it would make a nice keyring holder to put somewhere near the front doo...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:49:32 PDT
Revamp Old Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-Old-Artwork/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:05:09 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SMALL.jpg 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
Revamp an Old Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-an-Old-Globe/
Revamp an Old Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SMALL.jpg brn1986 Hey everyone! So, I love travelling and I especially love maps and globes.I've been seeing a bunch of stuff online about things you can make with globes and I decided to try my own spin on it. The plan was to make a chalkboard globe like I saw online but to outline the continents first as I still wa...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:48:22 PDT
Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/awesome-5x5-giant-art-from-shower-curtain/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:35:17 PDT
Cloud Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-Mirror/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:57:05 PDT
Nine Fun Place Card Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Fun-Place-Card-Ideas/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 07:00:50 PDT
How to paint a star/night-sky themed nursery that will last until high school. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-a-starnight-sky-themed-nursery-that-w/
How to paint a star/night-sky themed nursery that will last until high school. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SMALL.jpg kellechu Before I even had kids, I started painting my guest room in a star/night-sky theme because I am really, really, REALLY nuts for outer space and all things star-related. Like the "all-I-ever-wanted-to-be-was-an-astronaut-ever-since-I-was-a-little-girl" sort of obsession that has just grown stronger ...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 19:20:49 PDT
Cheap Homemade Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Homemade-Coasters/
Cheap Homemade Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SMALL.jpg tcolo'n Alright! My first instructable! So, a quick intro to what you're doing. You'll be using some basic utensils and items found around the house to put together a neat little coaster for your drink. I'm always putting together cool projects, and lately, I've been using a lot of cardboard. It occurred to...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 02:10:08 PDT
Crochet-Trimmed Butterfly Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Trimmed-Butterfly-Hanging/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:34:41 PDT
How to make Glowing Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Glowing-Jars/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:53:12 PDT