Instructables: exploring - living - green - reuse - repurpose http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:21:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plastic bottles and bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-bottles-and-bags/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V6E1/HIYWMP3T/F7QV6E1HIYWMP3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V6E1/HIYWMP3T/F7QV6E1HIYWMP3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V6E1/HIYWMP3T/F7QV6E1HIYWMP3T.SMALL.jpg foobear Great ideas for reuse! null null null null null null null null null null null Amazing potential null null null Beautiful null This gives me some ideas null Inspiring null Love it null null null This gives me an idea null ...
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 01:45:13 PDT
parasitic planters http://www.instructables.com/id/parasitic-planters/
parasitic planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/UQNJ/HG85CZKG/FMAUQNJHG85CZKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/UQNJ/HG85CZKG/FMAUQNJHG85CZKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/UQNJ/HG85CZKG/FMAUQNJHG85CZKG.SMALL.jpg foobear When I bought my house, there was and still is a good deal of this invasive species established here called Japanese Knotweed.  It has an appearance like bamboo, but without much structural strength to it.   It's very prolific and tends to shade out other vegetation.  And it grows from a three inch ...
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Tue, 7 May 2013 18:50:35 PDT
free standing vertical planter http://www.instructables.com/id/free-standing-vertical-planter/
free standing vertical planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9M7D/HFSHV3I2/FHN9M7DHFSHV3I2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9M7D/HFSHV3I2/FHN9M7DHFSHV3I2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9M7D/HFSHV3I2/FHN9M7DHFSHV3I2.SMALL.jpg foobear Here's a way to grow plants vertically using limited space and water.   It also allows seedlings to get up high into the sunlight, outwitting the aggressive invasive species in the yard, if you have them like I do. You could make a flowering fence with these if you were so inclined. I got the init...
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Tue, 7 May 2013 18:04:31 PDT
Shopping bag from plastic shopping bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopping-bag-from-plastic-shopping-bags/
Shopping bag from plastic shopping bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/A9JL/H5405XWN/FU3A9JLH5405XWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/A9JL/H5405XWN/FU3A9JLH5405XWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/A9JL/H5405XWN/FU3A9JLH5405XWN.SMALL.jpg dezine Just finished my new plastic shopping bag made from old plastic shopping bags! I recently posted a project on my website (Home-Dzine.co.za) using my DIY super-large crochet hook and the whole idea behind designing the hook was to be able to make a shopping bag with plastic bags. Well, it's done and ...
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Fri, 27 Jul 2012 08:24:35 PDT
Re-purpose those pesky 'free internet' CD's into coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purpose-those-pesky-free-internet-CDs-into-c/
Re-purpose those pesky 'free internet' CD's into coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/2LWC/FVW22EOL/FGX2LWCFVW22EOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/2LWC/FVW22EOL/FGX2LWCFVW22EOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/2LWC/FVW22EOL/FGX2LWCFVW22EOL.SMALL.jpg Zibodiz Over the course of the last few years, I've picked up a dozen or so of those 'free AOL' CDs; it seems that you can't buy a computer, check your mail, or even buy a tech-magazine without one of them falling into your lap. Being the packrat I am, I just couldn't bring myself to recycle them. After le...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2009 19:30:23 PDT
Wine Cork Wine Charms http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Wine-Charms/
Wine Cork Wine Charms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/891J/FV15TI48/FZN891JFV15TI48.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/891J/FV15TI48/FZN891JFV15TI48.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/891J/FV15TI48/FZN891JFV15TI48.SMALL.jpg dobbylvr Wine charms can be really useful. Pop one on and you'll never forget which glass is yours. They can also be a great way to upcycle and or be creative. These particular wine charms were made as a birthday present for my mom, and are made with the wine corks that I forced her not to throw out. I used ...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2009 06:14:34 PDT