Instructables: exploring - living - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:31:37 PST BLOX v1.01 Christmas Tree Napkin Fold http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Napkin-Fold/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:31 PST
Just keep Swimming Aquaponic- Grow Wheat Grass with Betta Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-keep-Swimming-Aquaponic-Grown-wheat-grass-wit/
Just keep Swimming Aquaponic- Grow Wheat Grass with Betta Fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/LKOS/I3TH8NW3/FIOLKOSI3TH8NW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/LKOS/I3TH8NW3/FIOLKOSI3TH8NW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/LKOS/I3TH8NW3/FIOLKOSI3TH8NW3.SMALL.jpg SonikaJAnand For the Mason Jar contest I decided to try Aquaponics. My kids always wanted a Betta fish, so I thought why not try it in a Large Mason Jar as a Aquaponic system. Plus I had read a blog in which it said never fear failure as they are pillar to success and with every try one gets better at what ever ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:26:44 PST
Homemade Christmas-Gift Key Fob http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Christmas-Gift-Key-Fob/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:44 PST
Making a Metal Bowl from the Battleship USS Texas BB-35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Metal-Bowls/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:17 PST
Penny Spiral Coaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Spiral-Coaster/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:38:05 PST
Pop Culture Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-Culture-Snowflakes/
Pop Culture Snowflakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/XAMY/I3THAU8T/F5KXAMYI3THAU8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/XAMY/I3THAU8T/F5KXAMYI3THAU8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/XAMY/I3THAU8T/F5KXAMYI3THAU8T.SMALL.jpg nchess1 Ahh yes, the holidays. The time of year when people come together with family and friends, reflect on the past year and of course, cut out paper snowflakes. With the holidays in our hearts and pop culture in our minds, the Delphic Digital team has created a tradition with a series of DIY snowflake t...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:11:11 PST
Cherry Blossom Art From Soda Bottle in 11 Easy Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-Blossom-Art-From-Soda-Bottle-in-11-Easy-Ste/
Cherry Blossom Art From Soda Bottle in 11 Easy Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/C94D/I3THBVSM/FFGC94DI3THBVSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/C94D/I3THBVSM/FFGC94DI3THBVSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/C94D/I3THBVSM/FFGC94DI3THBVSM.SMALL.jpg Cute DIY Projects This awesome painting project will show you how you can easily paint your own cherry blossoms in 11 simple steps, and end up with an impressive artwork that you will be proud of. All it requires is a few supplies, a little creativity and would you believe, an empty soda bottle! It's fun, hands on an...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:11:03 PST
Harry Potter Amortentia Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Amortentia-Necklace/
Harry Potter Amortentia Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/UPTP/I3TH95YB/FQ3UPTPI3TH95YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/UPTP/I3TH95YB/FQ3UPTPI3TH95YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/UPTP/I3TH95YB/FQ3UPTPI3TH95YB.SMALL.jpg OzzLpZ This is a project based on the Harry Potter Franchise/Universe. Though I must admit I am in no way a HUGE fan like most are. But do find the movies entertaining and fun to watch. However this project was inspired by someone who is indeed a HUGE fan of Harry Potter. Where one night drinking at Chile'...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:46:14 PST
how to make a gift bow http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-gift-bow/
how to make a gift bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/0QRA/I3TH7F13/FVW0QRAI3TH7F13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/0QRA/I3TH7F13/FVW0QRAI3TH7F13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/0QRA/I3TH7F13/FVW0QRAI3TH7F13.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Gift bows are something I never have on hand. NEVER. The last time it was 11 PM and I needed a gift bow I found a perfect tutorial for making gift bows on Twig & Thistle. It worked so well I knew I wanted share it here. :DWhile the measurements I provide here will make standard size gift bows, you ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:00:15 PST
Harry Potter Bookend http://www.instructables.com/id/Hogwarts-Express-Bookend-Harry-Potter-Aparador-de-/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:10:47 PST
Pie Tin Hanukkah Menorah with GE iTwinkle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pie-Tin-Hanukkah-Menorah-with-GE-iTwinkle-Lights/
Pie Tin Hanukkah Menorah with GE iTwinkle Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/3C33/I3TH7DMX/FVE3C33I3TH7DMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/3C33/I3TH7DMX/FVE3C33I3TH7DMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/3C33/I3TH7DMX/FVE3C33I3TH7DMX.SMALL.jpg BillT3 Just in time for Hanukkah, this is a "circles of colors" pie tin menorah: a DIY holiday decoration powered by the wildly fun GE G-35 iTwinkle color changing LED lights. The menorah is a companion project to my pie tin Christmas tree Instructable, using all of the same ideas. But instead of one ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:03:42 PST
Backlit Box Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Box-Art/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:15:29 PST
DIY Paper umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-umbrella/
DIY Paper umbrella - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar I have made my entry for Instructables contest category - PAPER CRAFT CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So if you like this craft, kindly vote and help me get through this. I would really appreciate your support.Here is an easy way to make a cute umbrella with home supplies.Construction time - ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:50:31 PST
DIY - Making of Lord Ganesha at home http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-of-Lord-Ganesha-at-home/
DIY - Making of Lord Ganesha at home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar I have made my entry for Instructables contest category - HOMEMADE GIFTS CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So if you like this craft, kindly vote and help me get through this. I would really appreciate your support.Ganesh Chaturthi, a very famous festival celebrated in my home country - India....
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:50 PST
A320 NAV Database Update http://www.instructables.com/id/A320-NAV-Database-Update/
A320 NAV Database Update - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/UW0B/I3PK2N15/F30UW0BI3PK2N15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/UW0B/I3PK2N15/F30UW0BI3PK2N15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/UW0B/I3PK2N15/F30UW0BI3PK2N15.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 Any one working in aviation knows the importance of NAV Database. It is regularly updated ( Each 28 Days ).Today , I'm going to share the process of NAV Database update on Airbus A320 airliner with you.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Navigational_databaseYou can update NAV database using a set of flopp...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:48:49 PST
Mario Bros Fish Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Bros-Fish-Tank/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:04:23 PST
Leather Key Holder Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Key-Holder-Necklace/
Leather Key Holder Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/IT9L/I3PK1UTM/FMRIT9LI3PK1UTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/IT9L/I3PK1UTM/FMRIT9LI3PK1UTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/IT9L/I3PK1UTM/FMRIT9LI3PK1UTM.SMALL.jpg push_reset Need a stylish way to keep your keys close at hand? This easy-to-make leather key sheath can be worn as a necklace or be used as a key holder and identifier. Gather Materials + Lobster claw style clasp or small snap hook+ Scraps of thick leatherrecommended thickness ~3mm~ 18" square inches + 40"...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:57:15 PST
Loft-bed foldable wood stair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-bed-foldable-wood-stair/
Loft-bed foldable wood stair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After the foldable stool-step and the stair-table, I had a request to design... believe or not, a foldable wood stair for a loft-bed!For a project like this a 3D printed scale model is very useful, so I suggest you to make one if you have a 3D printer. You will find attached 3D drawing files in last...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:04:05 PST
Charlie Brown's Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Charlie-Browns-Christmas-Tree-1/
Charlie Brown's Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/BCPO/I3H4PD8B/F1TBCPOI3H4PD8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/BCPO/I3H4PD8B/F1TBCPOI3H4PD8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/BCPO/I3H4PD8B/F1TBCPOI3H4PD8B.SMALL.jpg joecooning Charlie Brown's tree may have been mocked by his friends at first, but you'll find it will make a perfectly charming decoration for your own home. And being fake, it will last year after year, and no needles to clean up.Materials small dowel rod small wood plank (I got one that was 3"x24") strong wi...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:46:51 PST
CHRISTMAS COOKIE PLATE http://www.instructables.com/id/CHRISTMAS-COOKIE-PLATE/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:42:49 PST
Poinsettia Christmas Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Poinsettia-Christmas-Card/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:28:58 PST
Christmas JOY Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-JOY-Decoration/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:22:02 PST
Closed Aquatic Ecosystem http://www.instructables.com/id/Closed-Aquatic-Ecosystem/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:52:19 PST
How To:Signature Katniss Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/How-ToSignature-Katniss-Braid/
How To:Signature Katniss Braid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/AZ85/I3R70LC9/F8LAZ85I3R70LC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/AZ85/I3R70LC9/F8LAZ85I3R70LC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/AZ85/I3R70LC9/F8LAZ85I3R70LC9.SMALL.jpg ojeda8th The Hunger Games heroine, Katniss Everdeen, has fought many epic battles. Whether they are in the arena,woods, or the Capitol, she always has her signature braid whipping back and forth as she fires her arrows. Now, even though, you are probably not getting ready to go to war with the Capitol or fig...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:21:46 PST
Deck the Halls with Paper! 3D Snowflakes, Paper Chains, Advent Calendar and More! http://www.instructables.com/id/Deck-the-Halls-with-Paper-3D-Snowflakes-Paper-Chai/
Deck the Halls with Paper! 3D Snowflakes, Paper Chains, Advent Calendar and More! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/X3KT/I3PJZUEX/FU5X3KTI3PJZUEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/X3KT/I3PJZUEX/FU5X3KTI3PJZUEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/X3KT/I3PJZUEX/FU5X3KTI3PJZUEX.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Deck the Halls with reams of Paper!This is holiday decorating on the cheap. There's been plenty of years that we've had to go cheap on decorating. I was inspired by Elf, I love all the silly snowflakes and paper chains that Buddy puts up everywhere.And, this would make some killer decorations for ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:03:01 PST
How to make a BAT-bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-bookshelf/
How to make a BAT-bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/3ZWQ/I3R71X8N/FO83ZWQI3R71X8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/3ZWQ/I3R71X8N/FO83ZWQI3R71X8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/3ZWQ/I3R71X8N/FO83ZWQI3R71X8N.SMALL.jpg briciius if you want to make this awesome DC comics inspired bookshelf you will need some stuff :2 pine wood panel size 180 cm x 70 cm jigsaw - drill - wood glue - sand paper and a lot of clamp !!!! Trace the plan of the bookshelf. as always i use illustrator to trace the plan.If you want the AI files, fe...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:27:19 PST
Easy knitted leg warmers, wrist warmers and cap http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-knitted-leg-warmers-wrist-warmers-and-cap/
Easy knitted leg warmers, wrist warmers and cap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/VM13/I3PJU6G9/FWOVM13I3PJU6G9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/VM13/I3PJU6G9/FWOVM13I3PJU6G9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/VM13/I3PJU6G9/FWOVM13I3PJU6G9.SMALL.jpg Nelimare In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make this set of matching accessories to keep you warm. The things you will need: Yarn, obviously, and knitting needles,the ones with the string in between.I'm using wild wild wool from rico design in color number 015 and knitting needles with 8mm...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:54:21 PST
Atomic Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Atomic-Snowflakes/
Atomic Snowflakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/RVG5/I3PJU7B9/FLSRVG5I3PJU7B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/RVG5/I3PJU7B9/FLSRVG5I3PJU7B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/RVG5/I3PJU7B9/FLSRVG5I3PJU7B9.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead Who doesn't love a little mid-century modern, particularly when the cost isn't sky high due to demand?These snowflakes were inspired by the atomic age and all the fabulous designs of that time. There are antennas, atoms, bubbles, and sunbursts, and the template is free and printable! Gather Mater...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:00:35 PST
Copper plated, Domed Altoids Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-plated-Domed-Altoids-Box/
Copper plated, Domed Altoids Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/GURB/I3PJTPTM/FJRGURBI3PJTPTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/GURB/I3PJTPTM/FJRGURBI3PJTPTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/GURB/I3PJTPTM/FJRGURBI3PJTPTM.SMALL.jpg valentinepeter This is a simple little project where you convert a typical Altoids Tin into a hammered, copper plated tiny box great for Steampunk and holding small gifts!Materials: Altoids Tins, I like to use the large rectangular types, but the large round ones should work tooPaint Stripper (You may need to expe...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:18:27 PST
Bunny Ear Cap and Pant http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunny-Ear-Cap-and-Pant/
Bunny Ear Cap and Pant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/D5JQ/I3R6ZGNH/FK6D5JQI3R6ZGNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/D5JQ/I3R6ZGNH/FK6D5JQI3R6ZGNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/D5JQ/I3R6ZGNH/FK6D5JQI3R6ZGNH.SMALL.jpg shazni My sister gave birth recently and I adore my latest little nephew. He's such a cute little bunting that I love to crush and cuddle him. He reminds me so much of a little bunny that I thought to make him a cute bunny cap like they have in baby photo props. It's so warm he could wear it out when it's ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:52:31 PST
Rugby Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Rugby-Stocking/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:23:15 PST
Steampunk Menorah http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Menorah/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:53:50 PST
Creating Custom Gift Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Custom-Gift-Wrap/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:44:32 PST
Handbag Made From Cat Picture http://www.instructables.com/id/Handbag-Made-From-Cat-Picture/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:14:30 PST
From green husk to dye http://www.instructables.com/id/From-green-husk-to-dye/
From green husk to dye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/4817/I3H5SY8J/F384817I3H5SY8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/4817/I3H5SY8J/F384817I3H5SY8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/4817/I3H5SY8J/F384817I3H5SY8J.SMALL.jpg Joekevdv Green husks are very easy to use for a deep brown dye! You can use it as paint or dye for paper and textile. Collecting, drying and crumbling green husks Green husks are the green shells around walnuts. The best time to get the green husks is in September. Then the husks will shrivel, turn black ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:44:28 PST
Adding sense of touch to a prosthesis http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-sense-of-touch-to-a-prosthesis/
Adding sense of touch to a prosthesis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/R5DU/I3H5SRC6/F7YR5DUI3H5SRC6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/R5DU/I3H5SRC6/F7YR5DUI3H5SRC6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/R5DU/I3H5SRC6/F7YR5DUI3H5SRC6.SMALL.jpg dsuarez If your hand has ever fallen asleep or gone numb for some reason, you know how how difficult it is to grab anything without a good sense of touch. Now imagine how amputees might feel! Scientists are currently working on adding a sense of touch to prostheses through several different, very high-tec...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:28:18 PST
How to make a colorful-candle!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-colorful-candle/
How to make a colorful-candle!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/D85X/I3PROI9Q/FEQD85XI3PROI9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/D85X/I3PROI9Q/FEQD85XI3PROI9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/D85X/I3PROI9Q/FEQD85XI3PROI9Q.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This candle is made from a candle and a crayon.Everybody can very easily make it, and it is very beautiful!!Give it a try!! Matererials a candlea pana crayona utility knifea bowla cupchopsticksa rubber band Break The Candle Break the candle for the candle melts very well. Boil Water Boil wa...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:20:00 PST
DIY Paper woven photo-frame / fridge magnet. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-woven-photo-frame-fridge-magnet/
DIY Paper woven photo-frame / fridge magnet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar On reading this, if you like this craft work please vote for me ( voting button on top right corner ). I have made my entries for Instructables categories - PAPER CRAFT CONTEST & HOMEMADE GIFTS CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So kindly help me get through this and I would definitely appreci...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:00:36 PST
DIY Crochet Bows! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Crochet-Bows/
DIY Crochet Bows! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/7LQT/I3PJPCXM/F3Q7LQTI3PJPCXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/7LQT/I3PJPCXM/F3Q7LQTI3PJPCXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/7LQT/I3PJPCXM/F3Q7LQTI3PJPCXM.SMALL.jpg kiwi-makes-things2000 As you probably know I crochet a LOT so here is my little easy projects,so Let's get started! First, Gather Stuff Yarn ScissorsCrotchet hookRuler Yarn needle Now Chain 30 Row 1:Hdc in the second chain from the hook repeat to the last chain,chain 2 turnRow 2:Dc in second chain from hookKeep go...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:37:13 PST
Design and Prototyping of the Skelequill Start to Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Prototyping-of-the-Skelequill-Start-to-/
Design and Prototyping of the Skelequill Start to Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/8QA4/I3PJQBCP/FJW8QA4I3PJQBCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/8QA4/I3PJQBCP/FJW8QA4I3PJQBCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/8QA4/I3PJQBCP/FJW8QA4I3PJQBCP.SMALL.jpg beewhitlock Sometimes there's just nothing out there that suits your particular needs. Maybe those other things are too heavy, too expensive, too small, too big, etc. They just don't fit how you want. Well, the best thing to do in that situation is to make your own thing! But where in the heck do you start?This...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:55:42 PST
Suspended Wooden Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Suspended-Wooden-Chair/
Suspended Wooden Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LQVC/I3PJRS0G/FUXLQVCI3PJRS0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LQVC/I3PJRS0G/FUXLQVCI3PJRS0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LQVC/I3PJRS0G/FUXLQVCI3PJRS0G.SMALL.jpg MartinP6 The purpose of this project is to create something out of wood alone that either solves a problem or enhances an experience. Our group decided to create something that could be placed in a home and complete a specific function. Some of our ideas were creating a table, a cabinet, or a chair. In the e...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:07:52 PST
3D Mickey mouse head http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Mickey-mouse-head/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 02:39:07 PST
How to make a hammock/swing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-hammockswing/
How to make a hammock/swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/RSAI/I3R6XYQL/F2IRSAII3R6XYQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/RSAI/I3R6XYQL/F2IRSAII3R6XYQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/RSAI/I3R6XYQL/F2IRSAII3R6XYQL.SMALL.jpg lore.dedobbeleer In this Instructable you will learn to make a portable swing, that you can turn into a hammock and vice-versa. Easy to take with you when you go out for a walk in the park or forest Sewing the loops. Cut out 10 strips of fabric (9cmx27cm).Fold the short sides and sew with a zigzag stich, so you o...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:53:23 PST
Necktie Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Necktie-Purse/
Necktie Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell I have a mild but growing fetish for cheap neckties purchased at my local Goodwill. For years I've been drooling over skirts, capes, and other cool little wearables made from these silky little jewels, and I finally caved and made one of my own! I present, the Necktie Purse!These make EXCELLENT last...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
Baby Groot Christmas Tree Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Groot-Christmas-Tree-Ornament/
Baby Groot Christmas Tree Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/66MY/I3R6WSVB/F6K66MYI3R6WSVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/66MY/I3R6WSVB/F6K66MYI3R6WSVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/66MY/I3R6WSVB/F6K66MYI3R6WSVB.SMALL.jpg LD_P Give dancing baby Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy a chance to add to the Christmas spirit this season by making this cute, festive Groot ornament. This little tree-baby is all decorated up in Christmas lights and a Santa hat, so show him off on your own tree!Watch the video for full instructions!...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:50:24 PST
Copper Ring Bird Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Ring-Bird-Ornament/
Copper Ring Bird Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/DOGP/I3R6X0RP/FXEDOGPI3R6X0RP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/DOGP/I3R6X0RP/FXEDOGPI3R6X0RP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/DOGP/I3R6X0RP/FXEDOGPI3R6X0RP.SMALL.jpg Moose Art Design I had to cut some copper pipe a couple months back and bought a pipe cutter down at my local hardware store. After a while I realized that this cool little tool could be used in a lot of applications besides your basic home repairs. It could be used to make really cool pieces of art! Check out this ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:05:14 PST
Brain Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Brain-Board/
Brain Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/TZW9/I3PJRBUG/FHXTZW9I3PJRBUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/TZW9/I3PJRBUG/FHXTZW9I3PJRBUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/TZW9/I3PJRBUG/FHXTZW9I3PJRBUG.SMALL.jpg randofo The Brain Board is a cork bulletin board shaped like a brain for helping you remember. Sure, you may have an actual brain that accomplishes these feats, but sometimes it is just not quite up to the task. Whether it be used for small to-do items, important appointments, or for sentimental keepsakes, ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:08:34 PST
Little Galaxy Luminaries http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Galaxy-Luminaries/
Little Galaxy Luminaries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong These simple mason jar luminaries take only 15-20 minutes to create and make delightful little mood lights or night lights for your resident star gazer (or Trekkie). Your cut out patterns can be as simple or complex as you make them. For the purposes of this Ible, we'll do a quick and easy look wi...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:44:33 PST
Cancun Airport to Resorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Escape-a-Mexican-Airport/
Cancun Airport to Resorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/U1SC/I3PRKPZT/FTSU1SCI3PRKPZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/U1SC/I3PRKPZT/FTSU1SCI3PRKPZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/U1SC/I3PRKPZT/FTSU1SCI3PRKPZT.SMALL.jpg jprussack Welcome to Mexico!How to for avoiding the aggressive cabbies of Cancun...The initial excitement of landing and passing through customs is followed by the onslaught of cab drivers aiming to fleece travelers who typically look to travel only 5-15 miles from the airport. On a recent trip to Cancun I w...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:38:00 PST
Ladder Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Christmas-Tree/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:52:43 PST