Instructables: exploring - living - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:33:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn An Antique Washboard Into A Nice Keyring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-An-Antique-Washboard-Into-A-Nice-Keyring-Hold/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:49:32 PDT
Crochet Olympic Rings Charm/Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Olympic-Rings-CharmPendant/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:45:54 PDT
Maternity to Non-Maternity Shirt Refashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Maternity-to-Non-Maternity-Shirt-Refashion/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:13:26 PDT
Card Pyramid Stuff Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Card-Pyramid-Stuff-Holder/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:25:31 PDT
PVC End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-End-Table/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:52:00 PDT
Plastic bottle mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-bottle-mug/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:55:33 PDT
DIY Bow Tie: Style on the Cheap and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bow-Tie-Style-on-the-Cheap-and-Easy/
DIY Bow Tie: Style on the Cheap and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/LG6Y/HZFDZSHH/F3SLG6YHZFDZSHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/LG6Y/HZFDZSHH/F3SLG6YHZFDZSHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/LG6Y/HZFDZSHH/F3SLG6YHZFDZSHH.SMALL.jpg BrendanMH Howdy! In this instructable I am going to show you how you can sew your very own bow tie!These are great because you can pick out any fabric you want, and it doesn't cost much at all.The way I show you uses a sewing machine, but you'll also get by just fine with a needle, some thread, and patience. ...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:49:13 PDT
Making a sand cast bronze sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-sand-cast-bronze-sculpture/
Making a sand cast bronze sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/7C3E/HN2R9YB2/FT67C3EHN2R9YB2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/7C3E/HN2R9YB2/FT67C3EHN2R9YB2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/7C3E/HN2R9YB2/FT67C3EHN2R9YB2.SMALL.jpg albertdicruttalo Here's a sculpture that I made a few years ago that combined cast and fabricated bronze. Bronze casting can be done in your back yard if you have a leaf blower and a small refractory furnace. Sand casting, in particular, is a fast and cheap way to cast metal. Start making the mold Adding sand to ...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:28:09 PDT
Revamp Old Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-Old-Artwork/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:05:09 PDT
Stingray Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Stingray-Paper-Airplane/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:36:59 PDT
Making Garage Storage Cabinets (I) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Garage-Storage-Cabinets-I/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:20:11 PDT
how to patch stretchy jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-patch-stretchy-jeans/
how to patch stretchy jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AVSW/HZDYH965/FGWAVSWHZDYH965.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AVSW/HZDYH965/FGWAVSWHZDYH965.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/AVSW/HZDYH965/FGWAVSWHZDYH965.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I have a love/hate relationship with stretchy jeans. I love them because they fit my body type loads better than standard denim jeans, but they also have a tendency to rip much easier. Last month my two favorite pairs of jeans developed holes right under my butt and I was heartbroken. Mostly because...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:19:54 PDT
Customizable 3D Printed Jewelery http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-3D-Printed-Jewelery/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:37:02 PDT
How to Print Fabric at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-Fabric-at-Home/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:08:37 PDT
JOIN OUR OPEN SOURCE ELEMENT DRESS! http://www.instructables.com/id/JOIN-OUR-OPEN-SOURCE-ELEMENT-DRESS/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:34:40 PDT
Airtight Seal For plastic bagged foods http://www.instructables.com/id/Airtight-Seal/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:48:25 PDT
Leaning stool / human kickstand / wobble chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaning-stool-human-kickstand-wobble-chair/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:13:20 PDT
Dream catcher Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Dream-catcher-Garland/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:09:49 PDT
how to wash your hair less http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-wash-your-hair-less/
how to wash your hair less - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Q5VV/HZCJ045Q/FQ1Q5VVHZCJ045Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Q5VV/HZCJ045Q/FQ1Q5VVHZCJ045Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Q5VV/HZCJ045Q/FQ1Q5VVHZCJ045Q.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink All through my childhood, I washed my hair every single day. As I got older and felt constantly pressed for time between multiple jobs and full time school, I was desperate for a little extra time. I figured cutting out the extra five minutes in the shower and the amount of time I spent combing/dryi...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:16:41 PDT
Turks Head Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Turks-Head-Knot-1/
Turks Head Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/3NWF/HZCIXEQT/F813NWFHZCIXEQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/3NWF/HZCIXEQT/F813NWFHZCIXEQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/3NWF/HZCIXEQT/F813NWFHZCIXEQT.SMALL.jpg Dhani C This tutorial will show you how to make turks head knot, more specifically a Boy Scout Neckerchief slide (or a “woggle”). Items Needed Turks Head TubeParacordParacord Threading NeedleHair Bands-snag free rubber bandsWhite GlueTurks Head Instructions ScissorsLighterHot Glue Gun Make The Turks He...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:26:52 PDT
Horizons: Site-specific Perspectival Art Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Horizons-Site-specific-Perspectival-Art-Installati/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:32:25 PDT
Glam Rock Chain Cuffs http://www.instructables.com/id/Glam-Rock-Chain-Cuffs/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:01:05 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SMALL.jpg ucn Ever since we finished rebuilding our house, I've been on the look out for minimalist and contemporary solutions for adding a house number to our gate post. Hardware store brass numbers were out of the question. Stainless steel numbers would have cost a bomb, and would basically look the same as eve...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Tin Can Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Planter/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:01:51 PDT
Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Length-Circle-Skirt-with-Pockets/
Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Fall is upon us. All you need to get by is a good comfortable skirt with places to put your stuff (pockets!).This skirt is made in midi-length, which is the length you will see down the runways and in the stores for Fall. Pantone's color of the season for Fall 2014 is Radiant Orchid. Pantone is alri...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:52:59 PDT
DIY Photo Pocket Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photo-Pocket-Cushion/
DIY Photo Pocket Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/4JM3/HZB3I0Z2/FF54JM3HZB3I0Z2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/4JM3/HZB3I0Z2/FF54JM3HZB3I0Z2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/4JM3/HZB3I0Z2/FF54JM3HZB3I0Z2.SMALL.jpg LD_P A beautiful and functional way to display photos in a room This project is a beautiful way to personalise room decor, and also can be customised, and changed frequently. This makes it a great addition to any room. It is also a fun way to display Instagram photos, which are the perfect shape for thes...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:48:24 PDT
Paint a Faux Marble Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Faux-Marble-Finish/
Paint a Faux Marble Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/W6CV/HZ9O8GAY/FLBW6CVHZ9O8GAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/W6CV/HZ9O8GAY/FLBW6CVHZ9O8GAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/W6CV/HZ9O8GAY/FLBW6CVHZ9O8GAY.SMALL.jpg dalekim Many years ago, I bought a marbleize kit to paint a table, and the results were surprisingly good. Equally surprising was how simple the kit was, so I will reproduce the steps here.The items you need are:4 colors of paint: black, gray, dark green, and white (In my case, I used black spray paint, and...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:03:47 PDT
How to instantly chill any drink! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-instantly-chill-any-drink/
How to instantly chill any drink! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SMALL.jpg mkovtchega Hi, today Im going to show you how to instantly cool down any drink! Its super easy, fun and its a great life hack that you can use in hot summer weather. The only thing that kind of sucks is that the bottle is small and you can't fit a lot of your drink into it, but that's easily fixed by doing thi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:27:36 PDT
Nature Watercolour Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Watercolour-Paint/
Nature Watercolour Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/JQS4/HZ9O6PKT/FG1JQS4HZ9O6PKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/JQS4/HZ9O6PKT/FG1JQS4HZ9O6PKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/JQS4/HZ9O6PKT/FG1JQS4HZ9O6PKT.SMALL.jpg LionelTheElephant Using the pigments in berries, leaves, flowers and other colourful things from nature you can make your own watercolour paint! I used some nature I found in my backyard. The idea behind this was an interest in using nature to create a relatively common material that can be used. What You Will Need:A...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:59:19 PDT
Pillowcase Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillowcase-Dress/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:36:12 PDT
Lasercut Mini Mint Tin Watercolor Palette http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Mini-Mint-Tin-Watercolor-Palette/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:38:24 PDT
10 Fashionably Geeky Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Fashionably-Geeky-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Here we have 10 fashionably geeky projects for you to choose to recreate, or to take inspiration from and create something all your own. D.I.Y. Pixelated Heart Pendant Can't go wrong with the classic representation of health. Doctor Who "Something Blue" TARDIS Shoes! A pair shoes perfectly...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:26:42 PDT
Cardboard cat bed scratcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-cat-bed-scratcher/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:17:40 PDT
Cat Face Purse Using Custom Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Face-Purse-with-Custom-Image/
Cat Face Purse Using Custom Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/CREM/HZ9O8FHK/FUHCREMHZ9O8FHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/CREM/HZ9O8FHK/FUHCREMHZ9O8FHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/CREM/HZ9O8FHK/FUHCREMHZ9O8FHK.SMALL.jpg push_reset Make your own cat purse and print custom fabric at home!I first spotted a cat face purse on a Japanese blog, as soon as I saw it, I quickly searched every corner of the nets and found it was a sold out design of a Japanese fashion label Ahcahcum Muchacha. Months after eyeing it and being unable to f...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:56:38 PDT
Candy Box made of Souvenir Maps http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Box-made-of-Souvenir-Maps/
Candy Box made of Souvenir Maps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/SQIX/HZ9O5G4B/FP2SQIXHZ9O5G4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/SQIX/HZ9O5G4B/FP2SQIXHZ9O5G4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/SQIX/HZ9O5G4B/FP2SQIXHZ9O5G4B.SMALL.jpg wendyknit I brought back a bag of chocolate Mozart Kugel from a Viking river cruise to give to my family. They were just loose in a bag and I wanted to make a better presentation. I made boxes out of the souvenir maps that we got at every city. Cut your paper square. I used a papercutter, and made one p...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:37:06 PDT
Sputnik Scultpure http://www.instructables.com/id/Sputnik-Scultpure/
Sputnik Scultpure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/1062/HZ9O5RTV/FIV1062HZ9O5RTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/1062/HZ9O5RTV/FIV1062HZ9O5RTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/1062/HZ9O5RTV/FIV1062HZ9O5RTV.SMALL.jpg Preval Make an affordable version of the popular Sputnik Sculpture for your home. What you'll need 1” to 2.5” smooth foam ballGold craft paint (Folk Art brand, No. 580 Taupe) 1 - 2 packs of bamboo skewers E6000 glue Plier snips PencilPreval SprayerNote: Our sculpture was made with a 2.5" foam ball. The...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:26:29 PDT
12 Amazing First Time Authors http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Amazing-First-Time-Authors/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction In this collection you will find 12 first time authors who this past week published some awesome projects. Check out these authors projects and be sure to make these first time authors feel welcome! Giant Bubble Wands How to make giant bubbles, really how can not be the most amazing thing you've...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:46:59 PDT
TEMPERA PAINT http://www.instructables.com/id/TEMPRA-PAINT-Hidden-Images/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:08:05 PDT
A beer for two flames http://www.instructables.com/id/A-beer-for-two-flames/
A beer for two flames - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/QXDX/HZ9O2V7N/FE2QXDXHZ9O2V7N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/QXDX/HZ9O2V7N/FE2QXDXHZ9O2V7N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/QXDX/HZ9O2V7N/FE2QXDXHZ9O2V7N.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi When you wish to decorate a party, or add some interesting features at pub tables, you can use empty beer bottles and a pair of flames. Follow this simple tutorial to understand what I mean. Cut the bottle With an empty beer bottle you can make much more than trash it! If you don't believe me mak...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:53:12 PDT
TFIOS Nail Art http://www.instructables.com/id/TFIOS-Nail-Art/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:01:28 PDT
incense holders http://www.instructables.com/id/incense-holders/
incense holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/P2XH/HZ88PI19/FTVP2XHHZ88PI19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/P2XH/HZ88PI19/FTVP2XHHZ88PI19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/P2XH/HZ88PI19/FTVP2XHHZ88PI19.SMALL.jpg asergeeva Incense gets a bad rap for being too hippie but I love it – especially this sage version. Up until this weekend, I was burning my incense in an old Altoids case so it was about time for an upgrade. I made these holders from air-dry clay which I then painted and varnished. It takes a few days for th...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:10:17 PDT
Polo Shirt Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Polo-Shirt-Makeover/
Polo Shirt Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y8F9/HZ9O22HN/F7HY8F9HZ9O22HN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y8F9/HZ9O22HN/F7HY8F9HZ9O22HN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y8F9/HZ9O22HN/F7HY8F9HZ9O22HN.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Add some style to any polo shirt with a little fabric. Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need 1/4 yard of fabric that matches your shirtSewing machineStraight pinsNeedle and threadIron and ironing boardRuler and paper to make your patterns Create your pocket Make your pocket pattern in...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:19:45 PDT
How to Make a Batik Print Reddit 404 Pillow Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Batik-Print-Reddit-404-Pillow-Cover/
How to Make a Batik Print Reddit 404 Pillow Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/OMWM/HZ9O2487/FCSOMWMHZ9O2487.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/OMWM/HZ9O2487/FCSOMWMHZ9O2487.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/OMWM/HZ9O2487/FCSOMWMHZ9O2487.SMALL.jpg DesiCrafts Reddit is our sweetheart, our source of great knowledge and we have learnt so much from it. I love Reddit alien so much. I wanted to make it Desi style over a pillow cover. So I have chosen Batik printing technique to make the pillow cover. I have tried to cover all steps with pictures, kindly feel ...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:34:04 PDT
Convertible Sun Hat Made from Strips of Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Sun-Hat-Made-from-Strips-of-Fabric/
Convertible Sun Hat Made from Strips of Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/4B2Y/HZ88QK3L/F9I4B2YHZ88QK3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/4B2Y/HZ88QK3L/F9I4B2YHZ88QK3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/4B2Y/HZ88QK3L/F9I4B2YHZ88QK3L.SMALL.jpg SnazzyBot Summer is great, but without a sun hat and sunscreen, I would spend it looking like a lobster. I usually wear a military surplus bush hat, but I wanted something a little more... well, ladylike. One day I was sitting outside, waiting for someone I was supposed to meet. I had been wanting to make a s...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 20:00:49 PDT
Wooden Chair Mat http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Chair-Mat/
Wooden Chair Mat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/DWYT/HZ88PS1P/FFTDWYTHZ88PS1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/DWYT/HZ88PS1P/FFTDWYTHZ88PS1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/DWYT/HZ88PS1P/FFTDWYTHZ88PS1P.SMALL.jpg seamster I work from a home office situated in a carpeted room, where I sit for hours at a time next to a computer screen.To protect the flooring and provide a smooth rolling surface, I acquired a plastic chair mat from an office store.However, I soon found that I was extremely unsatisfied with the performan...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 17:08:16 PDT
Floating bedside table http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-bedside-table/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:13:57 PDT
Make Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bow-Tie/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:18:48 PDT
Black Veil Brides War Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Veil-Brides-War-Paint/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:49:00 PDT
Map Rose Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Map-Rose-Wreath/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:50:07 PDT
Maori Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Maori-Necklace/
Maori Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/DP9D/HZ6T8ITW/F8KDP9DHZ6T8ITW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/DP9D/HZ6T8ITW/F8KDP9DHZ6T8ITW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/DP9D/HZ6T8ITW/F8KDP9DHZ6T8ITW.SMALL.jpg laxgeo Hello Dudes and Dudets! Today I will be demonstrating how I carved my Maori tribal pendant. You can pick one up for like $20 online, but where's the pride in that? This way you will be able to say "I (state your name) made this with my own two hands! " But don't worry it'll be fun! I did mine over t...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:35:49 PDT