Instructables: exploring - living - fashion - tie http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:07:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tying a Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Tying-a-Tie-1/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:37:28 PDT
Easy Arizona Bolo Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Arizona-Bolo-Tie/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 21:36:02 PDT
How to Tie a Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Bow-Tie-3/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:58:42 PDT
Eldredge Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Eldredge-Knot/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 14:59:22 PST
How to tie a Trinity Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-Trinity-Knot/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 18:41:17 PST
Neck Tie to Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Neck-Tie-to-Bracelet/
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 19:39:44 PST
How to Tie an Eldredge Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-an-Eldredge-Knot/
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 07:44:25 PST
How To Tie A Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-A-Tie-13/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/EAEG/HN6C3LT8/FKBEAEGHN6C3LT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/EAEG/HN6C3LT8/FKBEAEGHN6C3LT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/EAEG/HN6C3LT8/FKBEAEGHN6C3LT8.SMALL.jpg splazem How to tie a tie, with two different angles and a robot voice!  Watch in HD for optimal viewing pleasure!
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:45:45 PDT
How to tie a tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-tie-12/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/TGLE/HMMF527S/F5DTGLEHMMF527S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/TGLE/HMMF527S/F5DTGLEHMMF527S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/TGLE/HMMF527S/F5DTGLEHMMF527S.SMALL.jpg Kathryn.H How to Tie a Tie (Half Windsor Knot) Hope this makes sense...
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 19:36:58 PDT
Bridal Sash Restyle – Tie Sash into a Hook&Eye Closure http://www.instructables.com/id/Bridal-Sash-Restyle-Tie-Sash-into-a-HookEye-Closur/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/JJOQ/HM8DD4VM/FT4JJOQHM8DD4VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/JJOQ/HM8DD4VM/FT4JJOQHM8DD4VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/JJOQ/HM8DD4VM/FT4JJOQHM8DD4VM.SMALL.jpg youtiquebridal This is a tutorial on how to restyle a "Tie" Bridal sash into a hook & eye closure. Greetings Everyone!  I recently took on a project I thought would benefit many DIY Brides out there.  Maybe you found a Bridal Sash with a beautiful design on the front but the tied bow on the back was not alluring ...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 20:25:17 PDT
How to Tie a Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Tie-11/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/F6G4/HLZRXOC8/FYWF6G4HLZRXOC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/F6G4/HLZRXOC8/FYWF6G4HLZRXOC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/F6G4/HLZRXOC8/FYWF6G4HLZRXOC8.SMALL.jpg ProfessorThinkzles How to tie a tie!
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 12:27:55 PDT
How To Tie Your Shoes Cool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-Your-Shoes-Cool-1/
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 14:59:26 PDT
How To Tie A Shoe Cool http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-A-Shoe-Cool/
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 22:23:41 PDT
How to tie a Double Windsor Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tying-a-Tie/
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 16:39:07 PDT
Video companion for tie-dyeing with sharpies (by Martha Stewart) http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-companion-for-tie-dyeing-with-sharpies-by-M/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/W51M/HJKBWCSD/FBQW51MHJKBWCSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/W51M/HJKBWCSD/FBQW51MHJKBWCSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/W51M/HJKBWCSD/FBQW51MHJKBWCSD.SMALL.jpg cartoonkitten24 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjWrUyRTVR0
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 09:56:34 PDT
Tie Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-2/
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 15:24:12 PDT
Vintage inspired tie front shirt:) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-inspired-tie-front-shirt/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 08:52:51 PDT
How To Tie A Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-A-Bow-Tie-2/
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Tue, 21 May 2013 17:16:33 PDT
Eldredge Necktie Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Eldredge-Necktie-Knot/
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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 19:31:11 PDT
Shibori dyed t-shirt... using bleach! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shibori-dyed-t-shirt-using-bleach/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 15:36:47 PDT
How to tie the Eldredge Knot : Step by step instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-the-Eldredge-Knot-Step-by-step-instru/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZO2Y/HFD176W8/FAZZO2YHFD176W8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZO2Y/HFD176W8/FAZZO2YHFD176W8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZO2Y/HFD176W8/FAZZO2YHFD176W8.SMALL.jpg youtiquebridal A simple diy tutorial on how to tie the Eldredge Knot.  We are dedicating the months of April and May to the Gentlemen of the Wedding Party.  There will be different tutorials to make your wedding day truly YOUnique:) Well, I hope you get inspired to make it an EXTRAordinary day:)  Regards, Ann ...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 18:37:29 PDT
How to Tie a Half Windsor Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Half-Windsor-Knot/
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 14:21:31 PDT
Trinity Tie Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Trinity-Tie-Knot/
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Mon, 4 Feb 2013 21:32:04 PST
Space Invaders Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Invaders-Tie/
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Sat, 26 Jan 2013 10:38:22 PST
How to Tie a Tie (Simplest Way) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Tie-Simplest-Way/
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Tue, 4 Dec 2012 05:36:52 PST
Turn a Wide Tie into a Skinny Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-wide-tie-into-a-skinny-tie/
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Sat, 1 Dec 2012 14:14:56 PST
Extending the Legnth of a Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Extending-the-Legnth-of-a-Bow-Tie/
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 08:10:57 PST
How to Tie Dye a T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-Dye-a-T-Shirt/
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 00:46:56 PDT
How to Tie a Double Windsor Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Double-Windsor-Knot/
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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 10:40:28 PDT
Disco No-Tie Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-No-Tie-Bow-Tie/
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012 15:31:56 PDT
How To Use A Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-A-Tie-1/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 07:56:27 PDT
Bleach printing a t-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-printing-a-t-shirt/
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 21:20:19 PDT
"Reuse old clothes to make... dresses" http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-old-clothes-to-make-dresses/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/RGFX/H58PK7FU/FA7RGFXH58PK7FU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/RGFX/H58PK7FU/FA7RGFXH58PK7FU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/RGFX/H58PK7FU/FA7RGFXH58PK7FU.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput In this guide I collected instructables about how to make dresses using old clothes. You can create beautiful dresses for a really low price. The only thing you need is some old clothes that you don't wear anymore. Enjoy it! null null null null null null null null null null null ...
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 04:05:48 PDT
The Art of Wearing a Saree http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Art-of-Wearing-a-Saree/
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 01:40:35 PDT
8-Bit Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Bit-Bow-Tie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/NREX/H3XN8G15/FXWNREXH3XN8G15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/NREX/H3XN8G15/FXWNREXH3XN8G15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/NREX/H3XN8G15/FXWNREXH3XN8G15.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! And how may I be of assistance to you, sir? Salutations Instructabrarian, Sirs and Madams, Whether you are a gamer attending the yearl Ball at your retro video game convention or even just attending a rather fashionable hackerspace, chances are you want to look your best.  Honor the classic video ...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 23:45:20 PDT
Mesh and Tie Cutout Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Mesh-and-Tie-Cutout-Shirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/PKTI/H3W4J7YE/F6JPKTIH3W4J7YE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/PKTI/H3W4J7YE/F6JPKTIH3W4J7YE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/PKTI/H3W4J7YE/F6JPKTIH3W4J7YE.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam Over lunch a while back,some friends and I were discussing unusual t-shirt modifications. This design was among the top contenders: a mesh shirt with a tie cut-out. It turns out to be pretty easy- just time consuming to cut the mesh bits out of the shirt! I had originally intended it to look douchey...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 22:19:51 PDT
Upcycled Tie Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tie-Shirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/8MLS/H3QF5XDQ/FZQ8MLSH3QF5XDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/8MLS/H3QF5XDQ/FZQ8MLSH3QF5XDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/8MLS/H3QF5XDQ/FZQ8MLSH3QF5XDQ.SMALL.jpg love4pds I had a bunch of my husbands ties I had to throw away so thought I would make a nice silk shirt with them. I love the competing patterns that make it interesting. The top part is an old spaghetti strap top that was too short. I sewed the ties on the outside of it because tie fabric is very thin. I h...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 12:24:05 PDT
Ballet Shoe Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballet-Shoe-Makeover/
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 11:23:27 PDT
Tie with a hidden Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-with-a-hidden-Wallet/
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Sun, 20 May 2012 20:07:38 PDT
How To Shorten Your Shoelaces When They've Become Too Long To Single Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Shorten-Your-Shoelaces-When-Theyve-Become-/
How To Shorten Your Shoelaces When They've Become Too Long To Single Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/Q3OK/GWKKN5VH/FEBQ3OKGWKKN5VH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/Q3OK/GWKKN5VH/FEBQ3OKGWKKN5VH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/Q3OK/GWKKN5VH/FEBQ3OKGWKKN5VH.SMALL.jpg 2xlbu4u If you are a person like me who wears athletic shoes most of the time, you most certainly have to deal with the annoying problem of shoelace growth.  Over the lifetime of the shoe, everything stretches. The lace holes will elongate bringing them closer and closer together.  This results in shoelaces...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 17:27:05 PST
Quick Reverse Tie-Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Reverse-Tie-Dye/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2011 15:00:37 PDT
DIY Floral Hair Clip Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Floral-Hair-Clip-Accessories/
DIY Floral Hair Clip Accessories - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/B6AA/GPBD5J0K/FG6B6AAGPBD5J0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/B6AA/GPBD5J0K/FG6B6AAGPBD5J0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/B6AA/GPBD5J0K/FG6B6AAGPBD5J0K.SMALL.jpg hushmush This is a guide for making really easy and quick hair accessories. You can also make them with a lot of other things, not just flowers. I had these lying around, so I used them. Materials: - glue - hot glue gun - fake flowers - hair clips/ties/band - scissors - disposable plate - tiny paintbrush (c...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2011 14:11:11 PDT
Keyboard Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Keyboard-Tie/
Keyboard Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/8EEV/GKXTX2B3/F648EEVGKXTX2B3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/8EEV/GKXTX2B3/F648EEVGKXTX2B3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/8EEV/GKXTX2B3/F648EEVGKXTX2B3.SMALL.jpg hummer_head It's time to get formal and why not combine it with some ouside the box thinking. Why should the old keyboard just stay in a drawer that isn't going to be opened soon.This is the idea i came up with. Collecting the parts I am sure that many of you opened a keyboard atleast once. In this case e...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2011 13:44:10 PST
How to tie your shoe? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-your-shoe-1/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 05:18:15 PST
Personalized Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Bracelets/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/AC30/GKLISJRC/FOYAC30GKLISJRC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/AC30/GKLISJRC/FOYAC30GKLISJRC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/AC30/GKLISJRC/FOYAC30GKLISJRC.SMALL.jpg rschack These are some bracelets that I made from embroidery floss to sell at school. They are personalized with peoples names and their preferred colors..
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 13:33:28 PST
How To Slim a Necktie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Slim-a-Necktie/
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Fri, 26 Nov 2010 13:27:27 PST
How to tie a double Windsor knott (a necktie) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-double-winzer-knott-a-necktie/
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Mon, 4 Oct 2010 16:09:24 PDT
Elastic (No Tie) Shoelaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Elastic-No-Tie-Shoelaces/
Elastic (No Tie) Shoelaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/G0V4/G7DYPP8L/FJ5G0V4G7DYPP8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/G0V4/G7DYPP8L/FJ5G0V4G7DYPP8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/G0V4/G7DYPP8L/FJ5G0V4G7DYPP8L.SMALL.jpg ERCBIENG  Tired of bending down to tie your shoe every  10 minutes?  Replace your old fashion shoe laces with an elastic band to create comfortable slip-ons.  This is very easy to do and only costs around $2. This conversion is best for everyday shoes.  How it works: Elastic banding will replace your norma...
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Tue, 6 Apr 2010 15:47:07 PDT
Pick Any Shirt to Make a Tie-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Pick-Any-Shirt-to-Make-a-Tie-Shirt/
Pick Any Shirt to Make a Tie-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/FWDX/G5FQZXNP/FYFFWDXG5FQZXNP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/FWDX/G5FQZXNP/FYFFWDXG5FQZXNP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/FWDX/G5FQZXNP/FYFFWDXG5FQZXNP.SMALL.jpg vdraper  Start out with any t-shirt you would like to cut up. Cut The Sides  Cut the sides of the shirt all the way up the side and even the sleeve. Make sure the cut is as straight as it can be, the only thing that should be still stuck together after this step is the neck of the shirt. Cut Strips  C...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2010 07:42:40 PST
How to make a checker board on your shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-checker-board-on-your-shoes/
How to make a checker board on your shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/F97Q/G56ZZPRQ/FU4F97QG56ZZPRQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/F97Q/G56ZZPRQ/FU4F97QG56ZZPRQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/F97Q/G56ZZPRQ/FU4F97QG56ZZPRQ.SMALL.jpg Squills Materials needed:           Two shoe laces per shoe                 (different color laces work best) First Shoe Lace 1. Start by lacing the bottom of the shoe normally.  Make sure the laces are even. 2. Chose a side of the shoe and take that half of the shoe lace and come threw the whole direct...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2010 09:01:34 PST