Instructables: exploring - living - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:11:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Undead Hand Silhouettes - Haunted House http://www.instructables.com/id/Undead-Hand-Silhouettes-Haunted-House/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:34:37 PDT
String Art http://www.instructables.com/id/String-Art-3/
String Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/6VJX/I1WHCEGP/FET6VJXI1WHCEGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/6VJX/I1WHCEGP/FET6VJXI1WHCEGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/6VJX/I1WHCEGP/FET6VJXI1WHCEGP.SMALL.jpg Daniellatripodi I decided that I wanted to expand my art horizons and do something different, that not a lot of people see. String art! I've taught myself how to do this and would like to share with others. You need patience and time for this, but the end result will be worth it!For this instructable I will show yo...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:44:47 PDT
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
Secret Message in Audio http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Message-in-Audio/
Secret Message in Audio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/93V6/I1TR2PWH/FZQ93V6I1TR2PWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/93V6/I1TR2PWH/FZQ93V6I1TR2PWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/93V6/I1TR2PWH/FZQ93V6I1TR2PWH.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture Did you ever want to send a secret to message to your friend?Here is a fun way to do it. You can hide a secret text message in audio file, tape, CD or anywhere you can hear it.When audio is played, it will not make any sense.It will sound similar to Dial Up modem or similar to sound when trying to l...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:13:24 PDT
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Sonic-the-Hedgehog-Mascot-Costume/
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SMALL.jpg craineum After trying to talk myself and my son into doing something simpler and not so heavy... I failed. My youngest wanted to be Sonic the Hedgehog. And when looking online to get idea's he wanted nothing to do with anything that didn't look proportional. I have created the standard, and it is what i a...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:03:01 PDT
Seat Belt Buckling Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Seat-Belt-Buckling-Box/
Seat Belt Buckling Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/U65P/I1OTW13X/F2OU65PI1OTW13X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/U65P/I1OTW13X/F2OU65PI1OTW13X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/U65P/I1OTW13X/F2OU65PI1OTW13X.SMALL.jpg gravityisweak I have a pretty small car, because of that I'm really limited on my storage options. But I use my car often, both for work and for fun. Usually I find myself putting whatever is in my hands onto the passenger seat and usually by the time I get where I'm going this stuff finds its way onto the floor,...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:26:42 PDT
Halloween ideas for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/halloween-for-your-kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink We've got all sorts of costumes, decorations and food ideas for kids on Halloween. From fun and spooky party food, easy costumes and decorations you can make together - we've got it all! null Both a fun and educational costume! null A silly octopus costume - comes together really quick! nul...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:27:29 PDT
Standard Tie Into A Bow Tie (no Cutting Required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Standard-Tie-Into-A-Bow-Tie-no-Cutting-Required/
Standard Tie Into A Bow Tie (no Cutting Required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/J426/I1TR6VCJ/FOLJ426I1TR6VCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/J426/I1TR6VCJ/FOLJ426I1TR6VCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/J426/I1TR6VCJ/FOLJ426I1TR6VCJ.SMALL.jpg walshthebrad Have a bunch of regular ties, want bow ties but don't want to buy em, well you came to the right place. This will not ruin your ties. You do not need to cut anything, and with enough training this can be done within two minutes. Pick Your Favorite First grab the tie you would like to convert(not ...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:59:01 PDT
Wire & Seed-Bead Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Seed-Bead-Bracelet/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:36:12 PDT
Tonto dog rider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonto-dog-rider-costume/
Tonto dog rider costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/IMD3/I1U370DN/F5IIMD3I1U370DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/IMD3/I1U370DN/F5IIMD3I1U370DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/IMD3/I1U370DN/F5IIMD3I1U370DN.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Based off the western movie The Lone Ranger, this tiny sidekick Tonto was made to ride on the back of my dog, making her look like a horse. My version may look a little different than the one from the movie, but is recognizable immediately (and insanely adorable).Using a doll figurine as the base mo...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Star Trek Inspired LED Astronaut Costume DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Inspired-LED-Astronaut-Costume-DIY/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:13:43 PDT
Low-cost / High-scare Slender Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-High-scare-Slender-Man/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:48:49 PDT
Grim Reaper Scythe / Sickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Grim-Reaper-Scythe-Sickle/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:02:48 PDT
Savory (and Sweet) Halloween Recipes http://www.instructables.com/id/Savory-and-Sweet-Halloween-Recipes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/OS6S/I1T51G79/FJ2OS6SI1T51G79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/OS6S/I1T51G79/FJ2OS6SI1T51G79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/OS6S/I1T51G79/FJ2OS6SI1T51G79.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Sweets definitely reign supreme on Halloween, but if you eat only sugary things, you’ll get a stomachache.Balance your day of scary celebration: Here are some ideas for first getting clever with your savory snacks (followed by some sweets, for good measure). halloween cheeseburgers halloween h...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:59:01 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
Simple Spooky Blood Red LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Blood-Red-LED-Lights/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:38:36 PDT
Dremmel Carved Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremmel-Carved-Pumpkin/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:19:30 PDT
Animated Jack-O'-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:00:59 PDT
REDBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/RED-BOX/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:49 PDT
How to Make a Cannibalistic Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cannibalistic-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:14:06 PDT
3D Comic Book Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Comic-Book-Cover/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:00:00 PDT
Kids Jack-o'-lantern Halloween Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Jack-o-lantern-Halloween-Craft/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:53:47 PDT
Hat rack wall mounted http://www.instructables.com/id/Hat-rack-wall-mounted/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:33:24 PDT
Face Breakout Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Breakout-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:24:01 PDT
Guts and Gore Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Guts-and-Gore-Halloween-props/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:01:54 PDT
Found Flaura Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Found-Flaura-Buttons/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:45:57 PDT
Custom Fit Leather Armor Breast Plate Celtic Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fit-Leather-Armor-Breast-Plate-Celtic-Editi/
Custom Fit Leather Armor Breast Plate Celtic Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/DJ19/I1SIFP8Q/FEZDJ19I1SIFP8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/DJ19/I1SIFP8Q/FEZDJ19I1SIFP8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/DJ19/I1SIFP8Q/FEZDJ19I1SIFP8Q.SMALL.jpg from_the_toolbox This tutorial will provide you with the following skills:- How to make a cheap body form- How to make your own patterns- How to tool leather with hand tools- How to finish leather- How to stitch leather lacingMaterials(See links in Instructable for tools on Tandy website)Pencil Ball point penRuler, ...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:35:35 PDT
A simple Sugru Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-Sugru-Trick/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:57:29 PDT
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Make an 18th century style hand fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-18th-century-style-hand-fan/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:03:35 PDT
Crochet Big Kid/ Adult Legend of Zelda Link Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Big-Kid-Adult-Legend-of-Zelda-Link-Costume/
Crochet Big Kid/ Adult Legend of Zelda Link Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SMALL.jpg halleyscomet520 Would you like to crochet a Link costume for anyone bigger than a baby? (those patterns are listed all over the internet) Well I did too, and there were no instructions, I didn't have anywhere to start, so I decided that if I could complete the project, I would post how I did it for someone else to ...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:12:52 PDT
Stop motion puppetry with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-motion-puppetry-with-Sugru/
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By: Alex Palfreman-Brown

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:20:10 PDT
Sharpie Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharpie-Wall-Art/
Sharpie Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/9DLN/I1SB8DEC/FR29DLNI1SB8DEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/9DLN/I1SB8DEC/FR29DLNI1SB8DEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/9DLN/I1SB8DEC/FR29DLNI1SB8DEC.SMALL.jpg mperkins433 I love art and I am really picky so usually the art I want is out of my price range. I decided to try out a sharpie art after researching it online and I was estatic! I got the exact look I wanted. Old window frame I bought an old window frame from craigslist for $10, spray washed it and was cons...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:37:55 PDT
Leather Button & String Envelope Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Button-String-Envelope-Case/
Leather Button & String Envelope Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/DNUY/I1SBDCTF/FNBDNUYI1SBDCTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/DNUY/I1SBDCTF/FNBDNUYI1SBDCTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/DNUY/I1SBDCTF/FNBDNUYI1SBDCTF.SMALL.jpg Stitch and Shutter Minimalist at it again. As a huge fan of a strong, simple design, I draw a lot of inspiration from every day items. In this case (see what I did there), a button & string closure envelope. I've made several envelope clutches and cases and decided I wanted to amp it up a little bit. This design makes...
By: Stitch and Shutter

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:26:32 PDT
Make Beaded Hair Sticks out of Aluminum Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Beaded-Hair-Sticks-out-of-Aluminum-Wire/
Make Beaded Hair Sticks out of Aluminum Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/L0FI/I1SICJ3T/FG0L0FII1SICJ3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/L0FI/I1SICJ3T/FG0L0FII1SICJ3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/L0FI/I1SICJ3T/FG0L0FII1SICJ3T.SMALL.jpg DasiyD This DIY beaded hair stick is mainly made up of aluminum wires and seed beads. Its structure is very simple. I use aluminum wires to wrap its main frame. The several seed beads add a touch of sparkly. Now, come with me to learn how to make beaded hair sticks! Materials needed in DIY beaded hair st...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:53:46 PDT
Halloween Gingerbread House with lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Gingerbread-House-with-lights/
Halloween Gingerbread House with lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/OR8M/I1NVG1Z5/FROOR8MI1NVG1Z5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/OR8M/I1NVG1Z5/FROOR8MI1NVG1Z5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/OR8M/I1NVG1Z5/FROOR8MI1NVG1Z5.SMALL.jpg katvanlew Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, it is so much fun trying to figure out decorations and costumes and I always enjoy handing out candy to the neighborhood kids. For the last couple of years, I've been watching the food network and they have several food competitions. One year I was inspired ...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:06:15 PDT
Leather & Glow : Cut-out Tessellate Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Glow-Cut-out-Tessellate-Mask/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:05:21 PDT
Medieval Leather Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Leather-Pouch/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:26:20 PDT
Huge Spider's Web made of an Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Spiders-Web-made-of-an-Umbrella/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 03:37:33 PDT
How to Make a Triangular Hexahedron out of Paper (Sonobe Units) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Triangular-Hexahedron-out-of-Paper-S/
How to Make a Triangular Hexahedron out of Paper (Sonobe Units) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/22MA/I1SBB3T5/FZL22MAI1SBB3T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/22MA/I1SBB3T5/FZL22MAI1SBB3T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/22MA/I1SBB3T5/FZL22MAI1SBB3T5.SMALL.jpg haiku-san About the ProcessThe art of modular origami (paper folding with multiple pieces of paper, often used to create 3D geometric shapes) has been enjoyed by all ages. It is an extremely diverse field, consisting of many models, from figures that can be made with 2 pieces of paper, to elaborate models ass...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:21:05 PDT
From Short Blazer to Coat Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Blazer-Makeover/
From Short Blazer to Coat Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Turn a plain blazer into a couture coat dress! Watch the video tutorial here You'll need 1 Blazer2 yards heavy cotton or wool fabric 2 yards embellished lace Sewing machine E-6000 Fabri-Fuse Glue Scissors Straight pins Fabric chalk Lay out the fabric Lay one side of your blazer flatPlace t...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:54:00 PDT
DIY Graphic Leggings - Skinned http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Graphic-Leggings-Skinned/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:32:59 PDT
Advent Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Advent-Wreath/
Advent Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/N76U/I1QY7WNR/FBRN76UI1QY7WNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/N76U/I1QY7WNR/FBRN76UI1QY7WNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/N76U/I1QY7WNR/FBRN76UI1QY7WNR.SMALL.jpg Kathryn Jones Materials needed: All of the materials I used were purchased at the Dollar Tree. The only items used not purchased at the Dollar Tree were scissors and double sided tape. Scissors are sold there, double sided tape might be. -Plate, bowl, tray. Squared ceramic plate used in this project. -G...
By: Kathryn Jones

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:18:33 PDT
EYE CAN SEE YOU http://www.instructables.com/id/EYE-CAN-SEE-YOU/
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By: TheFirewalker

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:07:15 PDT
灯-lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/灯lamp/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:09:24 PDT
how to make cheesecloth ghosts http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-cheesecloth-ghosts/
how to make cheesecloth ghosts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/BK6D/I1QYGJIK/FFRBK6DI1QYGJIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/BK6D/I1QYGJIK/FFRBK6DI1QYGJIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/BK6D/I1QYGJIK/FFRBK6DI1QYGJIK.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Cheesecloth ghosts are a really cheap and fun way to decorate for Halloween! I made loads of these with my mom growing up. :DThese are a bit fancier than the cheesecloth ghosts we used to make, but they're just as simple. What you'll need a package of cheeseclothwireliquid starchscissors a medi...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:53:52 PDT
Halloween Pumpkin Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Pumpkin-Carving/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/H11M/HLSHE1XD/FF3H11MHLSHE1XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/H11M/HLSHE1XD/FF3H11MHLSHE1XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/H11M/HLSHE1XD/FF3H11MHLSHE1XD.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick It's that time of year again!  Pumpkin carving time!  People of every age love to carve pumpkins and here is where you can get started.  We have tips for carving and patterns to follow; you'll find what you need here! null null null null null null null null null ...
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Sun, 22 Sep 2013 18:22:50 PDT
Spooky Window Silhouettes With Follow-Me Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Window-Silhouettes-With-Follow-Me-Eyes/
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By: DIY Hacks and How Tos

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:50:34 PDT
Largely Clever Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Largely-Clever-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/I57N/I1NUHU9O/FRGI57NI1NUHU9O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/I57N/I1NUHU9O/FRGI57NI1NUHU9O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/I57N/I1NUHU9O/FRGI57NI1NUHU9O.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell This is a collection of my favorite (huge)ly funny costumes. Jackalope Costume I had so much fun making and wearing this costume last year it inspired me to find other costumes that are also both huge and funny. School Portrait Costume Pizza "Wings" Costume Statue of Liberty Snowglobe ...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:47:51 PDT
Introducing ... DEATH-A-CORN! http://www.instructables.com/id/Presenting-the-acorn-OF-DEATH/
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By: The Green Gentleman

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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:10:46 PDT