Instructables: exploring - living - holidays - craft Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:04:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Egg Ornament
Egg Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> fschicho These beautiful Easter ornaments are surprisingly easy! Begin by holding the egg in your non-dominant hand. Poke a hole in the top and bottom of the egg with a safety pin. Make the holes wider with the pin. Break up the yolk of the egg with a straightened out paper clip over a cup. Blo...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:04:14 PDT
How To Dye Easter Eggs With Rice
How To Dye Easter Eggs With Rice - More DIY How To Projects]]> Penolopy Bulnick It is always fun to decorate eggs at Easter time! Over the years, people have come up with many different methods, but this was the first time I saw a method that involves dying rice with food coloring and using that to speckle dye eggs. I found a video on YouTube of SurpriseFunTV using an egg dying...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 20:38:20 PDT
DIY Easter Baskets
DIY Easter Baskets - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sweetblyss Hi everyone! I hope you enjoy this craft because it was so fun and easy to make! I hope this inspires you to be creative and get crafting with items you have around the house! DIY Easter Baskets You will needcontainer (I used a recycled candle jar)acrylic paint and brushescraft material like ribb...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:40:19 PDT
Easter / Springtime Sparkleball
Easter / Springtime Sparkleball - More DIY How To Projects]]> sparkleball_lady Colorful sparkleball perfect for Easter project or spring bacchanal. Also perfect project for kids. You holepunch and drill. They can join cups and add lights. What you need 50 soft 9 oz tumbler-style ("solo") cupsmini-lights, white or colorcoated electrical wire or zip-tieshole-puncherclothesp...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:08:42 PST
Mechanical Heart
Mechanical Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> sandrartes Small box made with polymer clay, with rudimentary mechanism. You can fill it with love words and offer to someone special! Materials used in this project:- Polymer clay- 2 cookie cutters with 2 different sizes - fimo liquid - Epoxy glue - embossing powder - head pin - Ribbon end crimp - key cha...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:42:21 PST
Make a perfect Valentine’s Day wreath in less than an hour
Make a perfect Valentine’s Day wreath in less than an hour - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyFixitUpLife Last-minute Valentine’s Day wreath can make the perfect statement in less than an hour.I’m a wreath-addict. I love making holiday wreaths so much that I might start recognizing national cereal day (March 7), talk-like-a-pirate-day (September 19), and ice cream month (July) just to have an excuse to ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:56:43 PST
Fringe Christmas trees are fun and easy to make
Fringe Christmas trees are fun and easy to make - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyFixitUpLife A simple cone can become elegant fringe Christmas trees in just a few steps.I might be obsessed with fringe. But I’m not worrying about it. Instead, I’m running after my love and decorating my holiday mantel with a trio of fringe Christmas trees. Ridiculously easy to make! Start with cardboard con...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:34:23 PST
Make a holiday card holder that's perfect for everyday
Make a holiday card holder that's perfect for everyday - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyFixitUpLife There are so many good holiday card holder ideas that I can’t resist making another. And I have a new wayto display holiday cards that I think you are going to love. I love using holiday cards as a way to decorate, and I’ve used ribbon, clothespins, and more to display them. But now I’ve finally com...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:49:19 PST
Giant Duck Ornaments
Giant Duck Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> adamwatters In the fall of 2013, there was a giant rubber duck floating in the rivers of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was big news. At the time, I was teaching a high school shop class. We decided to make holiday ornaments commemorating the year the duck came to Pittsburgh. We made a bunch for sale at a craft f...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:36:24 PST
Dodecahedron 2015 Calendar
Dodecahedron 2015 Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> blissful2015 A fun DIY 2015 calendar you can hold in your hands instead of flipping the pages – a 3D dodecahedron calendar made of just 2 pieces of paper! This would be fun to use as Christmas tree ornaments as well, and let your guests help themselves to a mini desk calendar for the new year! Print and cut...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:42:34 PST
DIY Advent Calendar
DIY Advent Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Steph Show Hey everyone! Here's a new idea for making your own Advent Calendars this year! Hope you like it! xo Steph :)
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:50:49 PST
DIY Easter Egg Wreath
DIY Easter Egg Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> creativity123 This DIY Easter Egg Wreath is the perfect decoration for any Easter occasion! Also, this could make an awesome gift. So let's begin! Gathering the Supplies Supplies you will need: -A bag of 36 plastic Easter eggs (I showed 2 bags of 36 plastic eggs when I only needed one bag.) -A Cereal Box -...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:50:50 PDT
Mess Free Easter Eggs
Mess Free Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> kelleymarie Easy, quick, and mess free way to decorate your Easter eggs this year with temporary tattoos.  Whether you are creating an easter centerpiece or decorating eggs for the Easter Bunny to hide, temporary tattoos are a fun new way to do so. Temporary tattoos offer endless decorating possibilities for y...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 17:08:46 PDT
3 Easy Egg Dyeing Patterns
3 Easy Egg Dyeing Patterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> creativity123 This instructable will show you three different patterns for dyeing an easter egg. The first decoration will be stars. The second will be rubber bands and the last one we will be using reinforcement labels to create a circle. So let's begin! Supplies These are the things you will need for this ...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 10:28:27 PDT
Crayon Easter Eggs
Crayon Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> kelleymarie An easy, mess free way to decorate your easter eggs this year with items you most likely already have.  There are lots of store bought kits out there to help kids and adults alike dye their Easter eggs, and the results are beautiful. This year, I felt like doing something a little different with ma...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:41:23 PDT
Recycled Holiday Card Boxes
Recycled Holiday Card Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nik727 At the end of the holiday season, do you have a lot of cards you don't know what to do with?  Well here is the perfect use for them and solution to your problem! It's practicle, simple, quick, and saves you money! Materials... Old Christmas cards Scissors Glue or tape Ruler Pa...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 20:41:51 PST
Paintball Ornament
Paintball Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nik727 This is a unique ornament that makes a perfect gift, and you may even want to keep one for yourself!  They are simple and each one turns out different. Materials... Paint Ornament (glass or plastic) Take off the ornament's cap and pour/ squirt a paint color into the ornament.  Try and run the ...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 19:45:16 PST
DIY Glitter Snow Globe
DIY Glitter Snow Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> creativesocialworker I am a child therapist and this is essentially a "Calm Bottle" (see here) with a Christmas twist. Supplies Jar (I chose a round plastic jar from the Dollar Store) Clear glue (or glitter glue) White and silver glitter (fine and regular grain) Hot glue gun Christmas miniatures ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 11:45:17 PST
10 Life Hacks You Need To Know For Christmas!
10 Life Hacks You Need To Know For Christmas! - More DIY How To Projects]]> The King of Random 10 amazing tips and tricks, for Holiday challenges! Watch the Video! In this video you'll see how to; - Convert a bag of chips into decorative wrapping paper - Protect your wrapping paper from unraveling in storage - Send Christmas letters without having to buy envelopes - Make custo...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 10:27:07 PST
How to blow and decorate an egg DeadlyTeaParty Thought I'd create a video on how to blow and decorate an Egg seeing it's Easter!
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 12:06:18 PDT
Happy Easter: Don't Paint Your Eggs, Paint Your Sphero
Happy Easter: Don't Paint Your Eggs, Paint Your Sphero - More DIY How To Projects]]> gosphero This Easter, forget the vinegar and food dye. Paint your Sphero instead! If you’ve been hanging around our Facebook page over the last few months, you’ve probably seen a hand-painted Sphero rolling around. Every now and then we’ll give away a custom ball as a prize, say for the Show Us Your Balls or...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 10:21:28 PDT
Washcloth Easter Bunnies!
Washcloth Easter Bunnies! - More DIY How To Projects]]> ZombieTalia I've made these for a while now and lately a few friends wanted to know how I did it, sooo I decided to create this Instructable. These guys are very easy to make and you can make many in one sitting. Stuff you need What you need: A new square washcloth (doesn't have to be white), 7 White pom po...
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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 12:13:33 PDT
The Newspaper Christmas Tree
The Newspaper Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> the.bead.rolls.on I really wanted a Christmas tree. We had just moved from Oregon and left our boxed one in storage and I really did not want a fresh live one with all the complications. What to do? Then a dream of a paper tree came to me. The resulting tree did not look like the dream but it was even nicer in a way....
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 06:13:09 PST
Creative Valentines Gift
Creative Valentines Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> Chip Fixes I wanted to give my girlfriend a unique gift for Valentines Day and the idea of putting something special inside a light bulb came to me after seeing an Instructable on how to make light bulb coat hangars. I was expecting it to be a lot more work than it was. I was actually able to complete the proj...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 18:13:48 PST
DIY Holiday Storage Container From Suitcases
DIY Holiday Storage Container From Suitcases - More DIY How To Projects]]> spottedwalker Here is another project made from something that had almost out lived it's usefulness and I credit my Sister for this project. She made a small suitcase for me a few years back so I could store some of my Christmas tree ornaments. I liked it so well I made myself another one plus 9 more for Christma...
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Tue, 1 Jan 2013 21:19:14 PST
Decorating Tissue Paper with Homemade Stamps
Decorating Tissue Paper with Homemade Stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jessie Marie In this instructable you will not only learn how to decorate tissue paper for the holidays with stamps, but also how to make the stamps. These stamps are inexpensive, easy to make, and only take a few minutes to create! All you need to get started is a hot glue gun and some containers from a toy ven...
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Sun, 23 Dec 2012 21:59:19 PST
Simple Holiday Gifts scoochmaroo Gift giving doesn't have to be stressful or complicated,  It doesn't have to involve crowded shopping malls or holiday sales pressures.  Give a gift from the heart and the hands this year.  Check out these great suggestions for simple holiday gifts you can make for everyone in your life.  Handmade g...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 10:45:14 PST
Snowflake pattern Gift Wrap
Snowflake pattern Gift Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> Susan Cirigliano Making your own gift wrap is fun, easy and fairly inexpensive. The snowflake stamp is made by using an eraser. It just takes time to print the patterns, but, your family and friends will love that you created it for them! supplies you will need erasers, I like to use gum erasers 2"X1"X1" (I buy t...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 18:21:03 PST
DIY Sphero Thanksgiving Costumes and Display gosphero This Thanksgiving, Sphero is thankful for the numerous bacon recipes and specialty desserts that the Orbotix team will most definitely create for this hardworking appcessory. He is also thankful for his ballin' fans around the world who have rolled by his side as well as the new ones who are just ca...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 12:18:09 PST
DIY Vintage Inspired Painted Pumpkin for Halloween! jessamarie Nice to meet ya, we're Jessa and Judd from Pearl + Earl's Good-Time Vintage Blog, and this is our pumpkin!  Click here for the whole step-by step with more photos and text.  We'd love to hear what you think!   xo P + E
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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 16:04:52 PDT
Easter Egg Decoration or Gift Craft
Easter Egg Decoration or Gift Craft - More DIY How To Projects]]> erinboo420 This is a very fun (and messy) Easter craft to use as decoration or even to give to a family member, friend, or teacher! Kids are encouraged to participate!! Supplies Initial Steps Supplies Used 1 spool of Red Heart Fashion Crochet Thread in a spring color  balloon (I used 22.8cm size balloons) S...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 10:59:52 PST
Wire Hearts
Wire Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> Blechmen A very nice craft and looks awesome on necklaces! Materials 1. Think Wire 2. Wire Cutters/Strippers 3. Pliers 4. Red String 5. Hot Glue Gun Stripping and Bending the Wire Bend the wire in the shape of a heart Wrap the String Looks very good on necklaces and so fourth.
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 07:45:58 PST
Quick & Easy No Sew Heart Shaped Valentine Gifts
Quick & Easy No Sew Heart Shaped Valentine Gifts - More DIY How To Projects]]> J3443RY Extra sweet & just in time for your Valentines giving. This quick and easy no sew 3 in 1 template can be used for a coin purse, a key fob, or a ring case with just minor modifications to this gift of handcrafted love. You can leave your hearts modern & simple, or by using paint pens , permanent mark...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2012 15:41:21 PST
Wire Tree of Life
Wire Tree of Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> Blechmen A wire tree of life. Materials Also thinner wire that the thick wire  and a Soldering gun. Making the circle Making the Tree Now to make the tree inside the circle. Cut 12 wires (thinner) with a length of 12" Your Done!
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 16:09:59 PST
Coffee Bag Gift Embellishment
Coffee Bag Gift Embellishment - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunshiine I am giving a friend of mine fresh ground coffee for Christmas this year.  This instructable was inspired by the gift wrapping contest.  I always make an effort to wrap my gifts an extra notch because I can't afford to buy expensive gifts.  I can however,  make them look classy and pretty giving the...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2011 16:32:47 PST
Holiday how to: Record Bowls! amandaggogo Video how to on making record bowls. You will need: A record* Pot Sink full of water Potholders Oven Paint, Markers, Fabric, etc for decorating bowl if you want to *It's best to use old records that are broken, scratched, chipped, not worth anything, that do not work. Please do not turn a vintage B...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2011 22:50:24 PST
An Egg-cellent Egg Fortune
An Egg-cellent Egg Fortune - More DIY How To Projects]]> geomorgan This is a great gift you can make for anyone. It is perfect since it's cheap and easy but always fun. By the end you should have a hollow egg that looks like it hasn't been cracked, but when opened, it will have a fortune inside! Materials Materials: -1 egg -1 thumb tack (or a needle or somethi...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2011 15:00:19 PDT
Gifts from the Heart scoochmaroo Nothing says love like a handmade gift.   Gifts from the Heart is a collection of 18 projects sure to woo your Valentine.   From sweet treats to cute and cuddlies, we've got you covered.  Start crafting your way into someone's heart today! A Dozen Red Origami Roses A unique twist to the traditio...
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Tue, 18 Jan 2011 17:36:52 PST
Thanksgiving Picture Turkey Magnets
Thanksgiving Picture Turkey Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> Carleyy Turn your family and friends into turkey magnets!  Its the perfect holiday craft for children and a fun and silly way to decorate the kitchen for Thanksgiving. Materials Card Stock or Foam Paper - I wanted to make my turkeys with foam paper, but the craft supply stores I went to were all out from...
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Mon, 8 Nov 2010 12:10:25 PST
Thanksgiving Spoon Magnets
Thanksgiving Spoon Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> Carleyy Decorate your refrigerator for the holidays with these spoon magnets.  Its a fun and easy craft project to do with the kids. I have included a PDF of  the pilgrims clothing so all you have to do is print, cut, and glue! Materials Spoons Googly Eyes: 2 per spoon Craft Glue Scissors Construction P...
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Thu, 4 Nov 2010 21:58:58 PDT
July Fourth 2009: Ester, Alaska jesse.hensel Homemade Hometown Parade
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Mon, 6 Jul 2009 12:58:48 PDT
Soda Can Rose
Soda Can Rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> dindanpacman Want to make something special for that special someone? This Instructable will show you how to make a beautiful flower with just a few materials and a little bit of time. The best thing about it is that instead of throwing away your empty soda cans, you can make a wonderful bouquet of flowers!This ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 21:40:23 PDT