Instructables: exploring - living - reuse - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 5 Jul 2015 08:15:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a bow pillow out of shirt (no sew or glue) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-bow-pillow-out-of-shirt-no-sew-or-glue/
Make a bow pillow out of shirt (no sew or glue) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/GC5Z/IBFSJFUZ/FT2GC5ZIBFSJFUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/GC5Z/IBFSJFUZ/FT2GC5ZIBFSJFUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/GC5Z/IBFSJFUZ/FT2GC5ZIBFSJFUZ.SMALL.jpg KaisasLife I love this DIY because it´s about reusing...also it´s really cute, cheap, and easy to do ;) What you will need is pillow and shirt with long sleeves Put your pillow inside your shirt Close your shirt from the front Now it should look like this Take the shirt collar and fold it ins...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 01:35:21 PDT
Jewelry Armoire Redo http://www.instructables.com/id/Jewelry-Armoire-Redo/
Jewelry Armoire Redo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/SFF9/IAY0V7NI/FA5SFF9IAY0V7NI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/SFF9/IAY0V7NI/FA5SFF9IAY0V7NI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/SFF9/IAY0V7NI/FA5SFF9IAY0V7NI.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft I absolutely love this jewelry armoire and use it daily!Check out the Before and After! Scavenge a Piece! It began on a beautiful Yard Sale Saturday.I picked up this guy for $9...after quite a bit of talking them down. It was in poor shape and would need a lot of work, plus, it's laminate...I h...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:40:34 PDT
DIY Upcycled Skirt from 2 Men's Shirts - No Waste Tutorial by upmade http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Upcycled-Skirt-from-2-Mens-Shirts-No-Waste-Tut/
DIY Upcycled Skirt from 2 Men's Shirts - No Waste Tutorial by upmade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/H9TE/IAWC9OIL/FYEH9TEIAWC9OIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/H9TE/IAWC9OIL/FYEH9TEIAWC9OIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/H9TE/IAWC9OIL/FYEH9TEIAWC9OIL.SMALL.jpg upmade People often give me materials that they think could be reused, and I'm always happy to accept them because it makes me eternally grateful that they thought twice before throwing them "away." I was given 6 men's shirts (size M) one day. Used, but still in great condition. I wasn't in a hurry to get ...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 17:32:40 PDT
DIY: Glass Bottle Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glass-Bottle-Cutter/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:25:17 PDT
Pop Can Flower Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-Can-Flower-Rings/
Pop Can Flower Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/D3GY/IANRUE98/F9GD3GYIANRUE98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/D3GY/IANRUE98/F9GD3GYIANRUE98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/D3GY/IANRUE98/F9GD3GYIANRUE98.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design This is a really fun way to reuse aluminum cans. For almost no money you can make super-cute recycled flower rings for yourself and your friends. It's easy and low mess, making it a great project for families or parties. p.s. If you don't want to make rings, use the flowers to adorn whatever you li...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 19:40:55 PDT
Super Budget Incubator http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Budget-Incubator/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 09:10:59 PDT
Trash Bin to Designer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Bin-to-Designer-Lamp/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 21:43:32 PDT
CANDY WRAPPER Woven Purse/Bag! http://www.instructables.com/id/CANDY-WRAPPER-Woven-PurseBag/
CANDY WRAPPER Woven Purse/Bag! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/ALQF/I9WM4VC8/FM0ALQFI9WM4VC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/ALQF/I9WM4VC8/FM0ALQFI9WM4VC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/ALQF/I9WM4VC8/FM0ALQFI9WM4VC8.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft CANDY WRAPPER CRAFTS! Woven Purse/Bag!Perfect way to reuse bags of candy! Or the perfect way to justify eating more candy! (win/win)Make an adorable Upcycled Statement with this woven purse! Supplies Now, I've been hoarding candy wrapper bags for years. Seriously, some of them were labeled as f...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 08:41:41 PDT
Make a pretty Sardine Can Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-pretty-Sardine-Can-Box/
Make a pretty Sardine Can Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/16LJ/I9UDBQBS/FRD16LJI9UDBQBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/16LJ/I9UDBQBS/FRD16LJI9UDBQBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/16LJ/I9UDBQBS/FRD16LJI9UDBQBS.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this quick ible I'm gonna show you how to reuse empty sardine cans to make an awesome metal box. As you can see in the next step you will need just 2 sardines cans, a couple of hinges, a case catch and some aluminium pop rivets.I entered the "Reuse Contest" so if you like this ible c...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 15:05:57 PDT
Upcycled Denim Earrings DIY Jewelry Tutorial by upmade http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Denim-Earrings-DIY-Tutorial/
Upcycled Denim Earrings DIY Jewelry Tutorial by upmade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/AOJD/I9Q9CH11/FGKAOJDI9Q9CH11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/AOJD/I9Q9CH11/FGKAOJDI9Q9CH11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/AOJD/I9Q9CH11/FGKAOJDI9Q9CH11.SMALL.jpg upmade What happens when your favorite jeans rip where the sun doesn't shine? You make some accessories out of them to wear with your next pair, right? Denim pants are such a wardrobe staple that it's hard to go wrong with a denim accessory to match.I make different types of denim earrings but I find that ...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 00:11:01 PDT
Upcycled Tic-Tac-Toe http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tic-Tac-Toe/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:00:56 PDT
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Use-Old-CDs-for-Mosaic-Craft-Projects-DIY-K/
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SMALL.jpg upmade This instructable goes into detail about how we (my partner Renier and I) created a mosaic backsplash using CDs and the tips and tricks we learned along the way.The backsplash is truly impressive. When light shines on it, it creates beautiful colorful light shows that change depending on where you ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:40:39 PDT
Turn an old end table into a cigar humidor http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-end-table-into-a-cigar-humidor/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:56:09 PDT
Recycle Old PVC Into Flat Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-PVC-Into-Flat-Sheets/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:22:18 PDT
Ginger Jars DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Ginger-Jars/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:05:49 PST
Salvaged Cork Trivet/Pinboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvaged-Cork-TrivetPinboard/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 13:50:58 PST
DIY: Macrame Mason Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Macrame-Mason-Jars/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 19:09:02 PST
How to make a tennisball-hook! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-tennisball-hook/
How to make a tennisball-hook! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/6MH7/I34DZH1I/FTT6MH7I34DZH1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/6MH7/I34DZH1I/FTT6MH7I34DZH1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/6MH7/I34DZH1I/FTT6MH7I34DZH1I.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This project is Upcycling. Reuse the tennis-ball to the wall hook. This hook is very cute(?)! This face looks like "OKAME". The Old Tennis-Ball Prepare the old tennis ball. Draw a Face Draw a face on the tennis ball! Cut The Part Of a Mouth Cut the part of a mouth with the use of a utility...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 03:02:46 PST
How To Recycle HDPE Plastic The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Recycle-HDPE-Plastic-The-Easy-Way/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:18:40 PST
Recycled Tupperware/Storage Container from a Milk Jug http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-TupperwareStorage-Container-form-a-Milk-J/
Recycled Tupperware/Storage Container from a Milk Jug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RZSQ/I1944HF5/FEIRZSQI1944HF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RZSQ/I1944HF5/FEIRZSQI1944HF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RZSQ/I1944HF5/FEIRZSQI1944HF5.SMALL.jpg Nor-tea-a This tutorial will show you how to make a locking tupperware storage container out of everyday stuff you can find at most households. I have seen similar projects on the internet but they involved using a button or another piece to lock the lid, I wanted to keep it as simple as possible by using one...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:56:30 PDT
easy homemade upcycled business cards http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-homemade-upcycled-business-cards/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:34:17 PDT
Hacer una canasta con bolsas de plástico http://www.instructables.com/id/hacer-una-cesta-de-las-bolsas-de-plástico/
Hacer una canasta con bolsas de plástico - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/FS89/HX1WD2DB/FNWFS89HX1WD2DB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/FS89/HX1WD2DB/FNWFS89HX1WD2DB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/FS89/HX1WD2DB/FNWFS89HX1WD2DB.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink No hay que tejer ni hacer ganchillo para este proyecto, solo un trenzar y coser. No es un proyecto super rápido--probablemente te llevará unos días hacerlo--pero el resultado final vale el esfuerzo.Y yo mismo ya he hecho todos los errores de modo que tú no los tienes que hacer. ¡Huuurrrraaaa! Lo q...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:12:59 PDT
Recycled Personalized Cups http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Personalized-Cups/
Recycled Personalized Cups - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/X3R9/HUU1FTOY/FYVX3R9HUU1FTOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/X3R9/HUU1FTOY/FYVX3R9HUU1FTOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/X3R9/HUU1FTOY/FYVX3R9HUU1FTOY.SMALL.jpg rickyeatough I'm gonna show you how to make a Personilised cup, with anything you want printed on it, for free, using recycled materials. Please vote, favourite & have fun! Materials For this project were going to be basing this on a starbucks Seattle Latte cup. You can base it on any cup you want, but you wi...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 17:20:18 PDT
Easy no sew diy round stool made from plastic spool thingy http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-no-sew-diy-round-stool-made-from-plastic-spoo/
Easy no sew diy round stool made from plastic spool thingy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/8JZW/HT7PBIAI/F2C8JZWHT7PBIAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/8JZW/HT7PBIAI/F2C8JZWHT7PBIAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/8JZW/HT7PBIAI/F2C8JZWHT7PBIAI.SMALL.jpg PurplestarJoseph Firstly let me make it clear, I am not a crafty person at all. Secondly this was my very first attempt at anything like this. The pics and instructions are a bit wobbly because I'm doing this after the fact. Enjoy and please comment I need feed back.   Cleaning and sanding If your material i...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:45:17 PDT
Heart Shaped Cookie Cutter From Tin Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-Shaped-Cookie-Cutter-From-Tin-Can/
Heart Shaped Cookie Cutter From Tin Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/V64J/HRTKI8T8/FIGV64JHRTKI8T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/V64J/HRTKI8T8/FIGV64JHRTKI8T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/V64J/HRTKI8T8/FIGV64JHRTKI8T8.SMALL.jpg chris-mori This Instructable will tell you how to make a heart shaped cookie cutter out of a tin can. The techniques shown here can be used to make any kind of shaped cookie cutter. Tools and Materials You will need: - tin can (I used a Del Monte fruit cup can) - fine tip marker - block of wood the desired...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:15:44 PST
trendy belts from old bicycle tires http://www.instructables.com/id/trendy-belts-from-old-bicycle-tires/
trendy belts from old bicycle tires - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/28U9/HVYPWD3U/FJN28U9HVYPWD3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/28U9/HVYPWD3U/FJN28U9HVYPWD3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/28U9/HVYPWD3U/FJN28U9HVYPWD3U.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi In my opinion developing this project is a must for any good ecologist as you. Indeed cycling around the city would further contribute to preserve environment if we find an alternative use of consumed or punctured tires. This is not an original idea, recently you can buy these belts in fairs and mar...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 10:03:19 PST
Altoids Mini Motion Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Mini-Motion-Tracker/
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 10:41:31 PST
DIY: Turn VHS & Cassettes Into Party Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Turn-VHS-Cassettes-Into-Pom-Pom-Party-Decor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/3B8E/HAQ3AHAE/FB93B8EHAQ3AHAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/3B8E/HAQ3AHAE/FB93B8EHAQ3AHAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/3B8E/HAQ3AHAE/FB93B8EHAQ3AHAE.SMALL.jpg xtradocs Learn how to upcycle your old Back to the Future VHS and Paula Abdul cassette tapes into pom pom party decor! Yes, it's true. Chances are you've got a bunch hiding in the back of your closet with nowhere to go so let's put them to use. Full tutorial: http://www.cremedelacraft.com/2012/12/DIY-Upcycl...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 21:14:26 PST
Make your own Scrabble Magnet Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Scrabble-Magnet-Board/
Make your own Scrabble Magnet Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/YZS1/HAWBWD7J/F9FYZS1HAWBWD7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/YZS1/HAWBWD7J/F9FYZS1HAWBWD7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/YZS1/HAWBWD7J/F9FYZS1HAWBWD7J.SMALL.jpg non-instructed Oye! I was given a challenge from an Instructable Master. Grammers asked me not to buy her a gift but make a gift for Hanukkah. She suggested I make a collage for her. I took it the next step further. She loves the game scrabble, reading, completing projects with her friends at the TechShop, hard-wo...
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Sun, 23 Dec 2012 17:43:35 PST
Tire to Ottoman and Table. http://www.instructables.com/id/Tier-to-Ottoman-and-Table/
Tire to Ottoman and Table. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/KINV/HAQ38M0V/F9RKINVHAQ38M0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/KINV/HAQ38M0V/F9RKINVHAQ38M0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/KINV/HAQ38M0V/F9RKINVHAQ38M0V.SMALL.jpg shazni My husbands car tire needed changing a couple of years back and the tires were still lying around...I saw  this on Instructables :-D and thought hmmm...there are possibilities :-) ...but i wanted it much simpler .. and I didn't want it to be obvious that it's a  tire. I wanted it to look sooooo good...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 10:39:29 PST
His and Her Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/His-and-Her-Coat-Rack/
His and Her Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/7AAZ/HAFHKZOS/FYT7AAZHAFHKZOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/7AAZ/HAFHKZOS/FYT7AAZHAFHKZOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/7AAZ/HAFHKZOS/FYT7AAZHAFHKZOS.SMALL.jpg shizy25 Boys will be boys ...and they break toys  :-1... So what can you do with those broken cars??? Make Coat Racks!... Well since there are little girls too...thought to make some girly once for them too! Materials Materials Broken car tiers with axel Tree branches Sander 3" x 22" - wood plank Dowel C...
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Sat, 8 Dec 2012 21:24:58 PST
Build Ironman Mark VI out of makedo and cardboard paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Ironman-Mark-VI-out-of-makedo-and-cardboard-/
Build Ironman Mark VI out of makedo and cardboard paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/1P4U/H9T4PPBP/F6X1P4UH9T4PPBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/1P4U/H9T4PPBP/F6X1P4UH9T4PPBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/1P4U/H9T4PPBP/F6X1P4UH9T4PPBP.SMALL.jpg yihungkuo The idea of making an ironman simply came from my 3 kids... I wanted to make them a toy suit for roleplay and halloween, but ended up making my own size model.  In any case, they had fun during the month long period I spent making this model.  If it were not for the daily 'Daddy, where is the ironma...
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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 05:02:48 PST
Lunch Box From A Pizza Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunch-Box-From-A-Pizza-Box/
Lunch Box From A Pizza Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1JE1/H4AGLBX7/F271JE1H4AGLBX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1JE1/H4AGLBX7/F271JE1H4AGLBX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1JE1/H4AGLBX7/F271JE1H4AGLBX7.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Several months ago I was reading an article about recycling and decided to try and re-use things that could not be recycled. One thing that really surprised me was to learn that pizza boxes were on the list.  So I decided to cover a pizza box, but I must admit for the past several months I have be...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 20:38:17 PDT
Upcycle a Discarded Grill/Smoker to a Fun Planter Box(updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-a-Discarded-GrillSmoker-to-a-Fun-Planter-/
Upcycle a Discarded Grill/Smoker to a Fun Planter Box(updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/UKT5/H1ZG6KJT/FVXUKT5H1ZG6KJT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/UKT5/H1ZG6KJT/FVXUKT5H1ZG6KJT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/UKT5/H1ZG6KJT/FVXUKT5H1ZG6KJT.SMALL.jpg TheBaldFish So basically, one day I was driving past the dumpster for my building complex and I saw a perfectly good rusted out smoker.  I immediately knew it must be mine.  So I parked my car and walked over and drug it the block or so to my home.  It stayed on my porch for about a month until spring sprung.  ...
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Wed, 9 May 2012 14:20:48 PDT
Upcycled window frame scarf organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-window-frame-scarf-organizer/
Upcycled window frame scarf organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/NNRR/H1ERN1OJ/FSPNNRRH1ERN1OJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/NNRR/H1ERN1OJ/FSPNNRRH1ERN1OJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/NNRR/H1ERN1OJ/FSPNNRRH1ERN1OJ.SMALL.jpg suzelac So, you have an old window and you don't know what to do with it, but you want to do something crafty? Well friends, I have a solution for you - the upcycled window frame scarf, bag, and accessory display! Read on if you want to go from having an old window pane to a stylish and visually appealing s...
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Thu, 26 Apr 2012 12:57:55 PDT
Capri Sun Wallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Capri-Sun-Wallets/
Capri Sun Wallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/K3P1/GQYG6DSV/FXCK3P1GQYG6DSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/K3P1/GQYG6DSV/FXCK3P1GQYG6DSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/K3P1/GQYG6DSV/FXCK3P1GQYG6DSV.SMALL.jpg gwebisu I love making things out of empty Capri Sun drink containers. The packaging is shiny, colorful, and almost indestructable. Unfortunately, the indestructability also prevents regular recyclers from re-using them. So, what to do with the containers? Make some great wallets! I've made dozens of these i...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 20:33:48 PDT
Grocery Bag Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Grocery-Bag-Bracelet/
Grocery Bag Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/C867/GNOD5LM4/FKTC867GNOD5LM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/C867/GNOD5LM4/FKTC867GNOD5LM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/C867/GNOD5LM4/FKTC867GNOD5LM4.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead Thrift?  Frugality?  Eco-accessories?  Something you can do while being lazy on the couch?  You got it! This Instructable shows how to make a macrame bracelet entirely out of grocery bags (and a few beads if you prefer).  This same technique can also be applied to making a ring. Materials You w...
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Sun, 15 May 2011 19:18:16 PDT
CD/DVD Roofing Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/CDDVD-Roofing-Concept/
CD/DVD Roofing Concept - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/BHVJ/G61AVS6U/FQLBHVJG61AVS6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/BHVJ/G61AVS6U/FQLBHVJG61AVS6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/BHVJ/G61AVS6U/FQLBHVJG61AVS6U.SMALL.jpg Jayefuu I needed a use for old CDs and DVDs. My friend runs a website selling media items (mediamad.co.uk) and he gave me a stack of CDs and DVDs that he couldn't sell for a project of mine that never reached completion. To use them up I thought up this, and after not being able to find it on the web or ins...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2010 05:58:45 PST