Instructables: exploring - living - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:47:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Triple Byzantine Weave Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-Byzantine-Weave-Bracelet/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:26:10 PDT
3 Ways to Revive Stale Bread http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Save-Stale-Bread/
3 Ways to Revive Stale Bread - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DX8T/HUBWOAKK/F0MDX8THUBWOAKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DX8T/HUBWOAKK/F0MDX8THUBWOAKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DX8T/HUBWOAKK/F0MDX8THUBWOAKK.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Three simple and easy ways to save your stale bread. There are few things that are as delicious as a fresh baked loaf of bread hot out of the oven. It's also hard to eat an entire loaf of bread while it is at it's freshest. Keeping bread fresh is a losing battle, from the moment it is done baking...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:17:57 PDT
Polymer Clay Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-Clay-Eggs/
Polymer Clay Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/YMFR/HUBAQU01/FGFYMFRHUBAQU01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/YMFR/HUBAQU01/FGFYMFRHUBAQU01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/YMFR/HUBAQU01/FGFYMFRHUBAQU01.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver This year for Easter I decided to try something a little different from the traditional dip dyed eggs I make each year. In this instructable you'll learn how to create beautiful polymer clay Easter eggs.  This is a fairly simple project and is something that can be done by both adults and children....
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:31:58 PDT
TO DO Chalkboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/TO-DO-Chalkboard/
TO DO Chalkboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/74SL/HUAAXF1P/F5K74SLHUAAXF1P.SMALL.jpg mignetic In this Instructable you will learn how to make a TO DO chalkboard using a laser cutter.  I used the laser cutters at TechShop in San Francisco to make this happen.      Things you will need: a vector of stencil letters  .25 inch thick MDF with a pre finished chalkboard surface (18" x 24") a "D"...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:53:51 PDT
Wooden egg with beads http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-egg-with-beads/
Wooden egg with beads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/7OKA/HUBAR37T/F7C7OKAHUBAR37T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/7OKA/HUBAR37T/F7C7OKAHUBAR37T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/7OKA/HUBAR37T/F7C7OKAHUBAR37T.SMALL.jpg karcsika922 This is how it's made,a wooden egg with beads glued on. Materials Wooden egg Pencil and eraser Hobby glue (little bit stronger than regular wood glue) Needles Seed beads - various color How it's made First we trace with a pencil the patterns of the design. After that we put some glue in that ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:04:06 PDT
Breath Freshening Lip Balm http://www.instructables.com/id/Breath-Freshening-Lip-Balm/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:46:28 PDT
Mirror refurbished with lasercut flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-refurbished-with-lasercut-flowers/
Mirror refurbished with lasercut flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6QMQ/HUAB24RF/FGO6QMQHUAB24RF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6QMQ/HUAB24RF/FGO6QMQHUAB24RF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6QMQ/HUAB24RF/FGO6QMQHUAB24RF.SMALL.jpg Norahbelle Decorate a used mirror with lasercut shapes for a new look! Garage sales, attics and Goodwill are good places to find nice mirrors that need a bit of updating. Materials used: Mirror (from Goodwill) Illustrator and internet for design and creating files Silver paint Acrylic (T...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:43:07 PDT
How A Prosthetic Leg Is Made! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-A-Prosthetic-Leg-Is-Made/
How A Prosthetic Leg Is Made! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/8VH0/HTRVHHWV/FQ48VH0HTRVHHWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/8VH0/HTRVHHWV/FQ48VH0HTRVHHWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/8VH0/HTRVHHWV/FQ48VH0HTRVHHWV.SMALL.jpg Pat_Maroney Being an amputee is difficult, no two ways about it. No matter what the circumstances behind an amputation are for a person, the loss of a limb is almost always a traumatic, strange, and depressing thing to endure and accept.  Fortunately the field of orthotics, prosthetics, and physical therapy hav...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:57:11 PDT
Laser Crown http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Crown/
Laser Crown - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/HVW5/HUBWOCDU/FK1HVW5HUBWOCDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/HVW5/HUBWOCDU/FK1HVW5HUBWOCDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/HVW5/HUBWOCDU/FK1HVW5HUBWOCDU.SMALL.jpg p3nguin **Update** Check back in a day or so. I am working on making it a little easier to cut with more common acrylic sizes and improved construction. Looks like I've found a way to sell the acrylic parts if you're interested in making it yourself. I need to prototype it with some new acrylic sizes and ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:37:42 PDT
Ornate Ear Cuff Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Ornate-Ear-Cuff-Tutorial/
Ornate Ear Cuff Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/PHNJ/HUBJBEMD/FG5PHNJHUBJBEMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/PHNJ/HUBJBEMD/FG5PHNJHUBJBEMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/PHNJ/HUBJBEMD/FG5PHNJHUBJBEMD.SMALL.jpg Gailavira This tutorial teaches you how to make an ear cuff that is decorated with beautiful coiled swirls and beads. Materials: • 15” 20g round dead soft wire • 3½” 20g round Half hard or full hard wire (dead soft will work if you harden it a bit before working with it) • 18’ 28g round dead soft wire • 1 4m...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:34:41 PDT
Sushi Tray Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Sushi-Tray-Jewelry/
Sushi Tray Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/192W/HUBARDD5/FE4192WHUBARDD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/192W/HUBARDD5/FE4192WHUBARDD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/192W/HUBARDD5/FE4192WHUBARDD5.SMALL.jpg joppenheimer Do you love sushi? Do you hate having to just toss these beautiful trays into the recycling bin? In that case, use the plastic trays to make unique jewelry. I have included directions for this pair. You will also find examples of other jewelry pieces all made with just two sushi trays, beads and c...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:35:06 PDT
Pog Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pog-Table/
Pog Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XTDD/HUBAR9ZT/FQIXTDDHUBAR9ZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XTDD/HUBAR9ZT/FQIXTDDHUBAR9ZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/XTDD/HUBAR9ZT/FQIXTDDHUBAR9ZT.SMALL.jpg Death Star Dee Ever wonder what to do with that pog collection from the early 90's? Don't throw away your childhood memories.. Preserve them! The Table Acquire a glass topped table in any shape! Find it cheap free or filthy! The Pogs This particular table consisted of ~400 Pogs. The Glue You will want a...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:42:47 PDT
Fix Your Sleep with Low Blue Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Sleep-with-Low-Blue-Light/
Fix Your Sleep with Low Blue Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/CPWC/HU842PBU/FBQCPWCHU842PBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/CPWC/HU842PBU/FBQCPWCHU842PBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/CPWC/HU842PBU/FBQCPWCHU842PBU.SMALL.jpg Multifarious I struggled for decades with an erratic sleeping schedule. I thought that my irregular ‘body clock’ was dooming me to a life of falling to sleep at 2-3am, waking up 5-6 hours later, feeling numb and defeated before the day even begun. Even on weekends, sleeping in until 1-2pm, I rarely ever felt l...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:43:11 PDT
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowl-Draped-Infinity-Dress/
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes In my opinion, creating an awesome outfit often revolves around finding a good balance of loose and tight, revealing and concealing. I love the draped folds of a low cowl neck, or the sexiness of an open back dress, but it’s sometimes hard to figure out how to actually wear these kind of clothes o...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:15:05 PDT
Alternative Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Alternative-Easter-Eggs/
Alternative Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/QR97/HU6NEJHO/FJ6QR97HU6NEJHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/QR97/HU6NEJHO/FJ6QR97HU6NEJHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/QR97/HU6NEJHO/FJ6QR97HU6NEJHO.SMALL.jpg Dave Hax How to make eggshell planters. Great fun to do with the Kids this Easter Watch This Video Guide Full instructions for how to make these eggshell plant pots given in this short and simple video guide. What you need: An Eggs Egg Cup A knife Kitchen Paper Cress Seeds Water Keep t...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:35:29 PDT
Fused Glass Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Fused-Glass-Earrings/
Fused Glass Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/G6G2/HUAB2B40/FWJG6G2HUAB2B40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/G6G2/HUAB2B40/FWJG6G2HUAB2B40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/G6G2/HUAB2B40/FWJG6G2HUAB2B40.SMALL.jpg mazmoiz Fusing glass in a kiln is a fascinating technique that enables artists to create unique and gorgeous projects. In this instructables, you will learn to make fused glass earrings at home. If you like my instructables, please vote for it in the Jewelry Making Contest. Tools You Will Need 1. ...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:41:12 PDT
Make an Instructables Inspired Bead Loom Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Instructables-Inspired-Bead-Loom-Bracelet/
Make an Instructables Inspired Bead Loom Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/HZE5/HUA7B4UF/FVDHZE5HUA7B4UF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/HZE5/HUA7B4UF/FVDHZE5HUA7B4UF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/HZE5/HUA7B4UF/FVDHZE5HUA7B4UF.SMALL.jpg lakej This Bracelet was made on a Bead loom.  If you don't have a bead loom i'm sure you could probably make one out of a tissue box or just tie your thread to the arms of a chair.  You will need: Seed Beads (all around the same size) Yellow,black, white, red Thread Bead Loom Scissors Glue 2 Crimp Beads C...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:33:24 PDT
Music Score Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Score-Pendant/
Music Score Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/Q73M/HUAB438H/FW8Q73MHUAB438H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/Q73M/HUAB438H/FW8Q73MHUAB438H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/Q73M/HUAB438H/FW8Q73MHUAB438H.SMALL.jpg JoeGadget Have a musician friend or relative?  Consider making this laser engraved pendant containing one of the first songs they likely learned to play.  Made from thin veneers of contrasting colors, it is sure to make them smile. I made this at TechShop   www.techshop.ws Materials and Equipm...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:27:41 PDT
How To Make a Penny Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Penny-Plaque/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/15BJ/HUB6K0T9/F4U15BJHUB6K0T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/15BJ/HUB6K0T9/F4U15BJHUB6K0T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/15BJ/HUB6K0T9/F4U15BJHUB6K0T9.SMALL.jpg HowToLou My grandmother just had her 100th birthday.  I made this plaque with one penny dated for each year of her life.  She really enjoyed it.  I got the Pennies at CoinArtSupply.com
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:58:15 PDT
Dog Pill Pouches http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Pill-Pouches/
Dog Pill Pouches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/Z69A/HUA7B3FG/FASZ69AHUA7B3FG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/Z69A/HUA7B3FG/FASZ69AHUA7B3FG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/Z69A/HUA7B3FG/FASZ69AHUA7B3FG.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Dogs, like most kids, don't like taking pills but it doesn't have to be a painful process trying to get our canine friends to swallow their medication. By simply hiding their pills in a delicious treat you'll find that your pup may actually like taking his/her medication. Big pet brands have realize...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:47:09 PDT
Zombie Pin Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Pin-Cushion/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:04:15 PDT
Simple riveted stone-trapping ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-riveted-stone-trapping-ring/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:53:35 PDT
Paracord dog collar tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-dog-collar-tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/J56T/HU841V17/FFEJ56THU841V17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/J56T/HU841V17/FFEJ56THU841V17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/J56T/HU841V17/FFEJ56THU841V17.SMALL.jpg mark_well In this tutorial you will learn how to make a paracord dog collar. I will show you the most popular design used to make collars out of paracord, namely the double cobra knot collar. Originally I made this tutorial for my website, Paracord Guild, which you are welcome to visit for additional paracord...
By: mark_well

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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 03:41:05 PDT
Paracord medallion tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-medallion-tutorial/
Paracord medallion tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OQ3F/HU841V6U/FNROQ3FHU841V6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OQ3F/HU841V6U/FNROQ3FHU841V6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OQ3F/HU841V6U/FNROQ3FHU841V6U.SMALL.jpg mark_well In this short tutorial I will show you how to make a paracord medallion.  This is a fairly rare project, in fact I I have not found it being shown anywhere other than my website, Paracord Guild. This project was shown to me by Arty Tansit and became quite popular it the paracord community. If you ar...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 04:16:05 PDT
Corsage and Boutonniere http://www.instructables.com/id/Corsage-and-Boutonniere/
Corsage and Boutonniere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/AYQ8/HU8O8YYE/F52AYQ8HU8O8YYE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/AYQ8/HU8O8YYE/F52AYQ8HU8O8YYE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/AYQ8/HU8O8YYE/F52AYQ8HU8O8YYE.SMALL.jpg Wolfbane221 You may need to make a corsage a few times in your life for weddings, prom, or dances. This Corsage and Boutonniere were made without any real flowers. If it is out of season or you just can't find the flowers you want, then you can still make a good looking corsage out of only fake ingredients. ...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:20:15 PDT
Hidden Message Egg (wine glass magnifying lens) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Message-Egg-wine-glass-magnifying-lens/
Hidden Message Egg (wine glass magnifying lens) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/UDDY/HU8O9OHN/FFVUDDYHU8O9OHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/UDDY/HU8O9OHN/FFVUDDYHU8O9OHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/UDDY/HU8O9OHN/FFVUDDYHU8O9OHN.SMALL.jpg Fikjast Scott For many years my family makes and displays Easter eggs. I try to do something different every year. This year I wanted to combine a hidden message inside the egg; readable with an attached homemade glass magnifying lens. I got the idea from micro-pictures put inside walking canes, rings, lo...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 06:16:06 PDT
Litter box poop detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Litter-box-poop-detector/
Litter box poop detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/DJH6/HU69VZ1E/FS7DJH6HU69VZ1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/DJH6/HU69VZ1E/FS7DJH6HU69VZ1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/DJH6/HU69VZ1E/FS7DJH6HU69VZ1E.SMALL.jpg Nex46 Intro: Digging through the litter box in search of the brown gold is not something I enjoy. And you don't want to go through the box, stiring up a cloud of dust, unless you're sure you're going to find something. That's why I constructed this little device. Function: Push the button and the red lig...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 04:37:56 PDT
Relove an Old, Ugly Dress: Before and After (w/ Bonus Infinity Scarf) http://www.instructables.com/id/Relove-an-Old-Ugly-Dress-Before-and-After-w-Bonus-/
Relove an Old, Ugly Dress: Before and After (w/ Bonus Infinity Scarf) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SMALL.jpg tofu911 If you like more sewing projects be on the lookout. I may be new to sewing but that just means I have a lot of projects to post. "I Smell Good" Mr. Bunny is already posted.  I'm working on a steampunk costume too. BONUS: Infinity Scarf DIY also included in this instructables (last step). I wa...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:17:09 PDT
Save Money by Throwing Out Less Food http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-Money-by-Throwing-Out-Less-Food/
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By: Teisha

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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:00:25 PDT
Functional Soldered Abacus Pinky Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Soldered-Abacus-Pinky-Ring/
Functional Soldered Abacus Pinky Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/89FE/HU843QZK/FOH89FEHU843QZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/89FE/HU843QZK/FOH89FEHU843QZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/89FE/HU843QZK/FOH89FEHU843QZK.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad What to do when the batteries in your calculator run out and there are too many buttons to press to get to the calculator app on your mobile device?  I know, no one can figure out things in their head anymore. Reach for one of the oldest calculating devices called an abacus. Lucky you just happens t...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:01:01 PDT
DIY Diaper Rash Cream http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Diaper-Rash-Cream/
DIY Diaper Rash Cream - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/ZUHV/HU8O95U3/FLXZUHVHU8O95U3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/ZUHV/HU8O95U3/FLXZUHVHU8O95U3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/ZUHV/HU8O95U3/FLXZUHVHU8O95U3.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Those poor baby bottoms suffer quite a bit! Think about it: all that booty movement, chaffing, not to mention wearing relentless un-breathing diapers that make air circulation on sensitive parts a joke! Enter in the life-changing diaper rash creme! This stuff is miraculous in that it can gently soot...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:25:33 PDT
Crochet Dragon Eggs with Baby Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Dragon-Eggs-with-Baby-Dragon/
Crochet Dragon Eggs with Baby Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/P7FJ/HU8O95N4/F9CP7FJHU8O95N4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/P7FJ/HU8O95N4/F9CP7FJHU8O95N4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/P7FJ/HU8O95N4/F9CP7FJHU8O95N4.SMALL.jpg ChrysN This all started when I made a crochet chicken for a co-worker of mine who was feeling sad that she had to give away her brood of chickens (since the city bylaws don't allow them in residential areas).   When another colleague saw the chicken I made, she wanted one too.  "You want a chicken?" I aske...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:45:47 PDT
Coiling a USB power cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Coiling-a-USB-power-cord/
Coiling a USB power cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/VYGT/HU5THOQC/FDIVYGTHU5THOQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/VYGT/HU5THOQC/FDIVYGTHU5THOQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/VYGT/HU5THOQC/FDIVYGTHU5THOQC.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is an easy way to tidy up cord that are too long or in the way. Great for the car or desk. Materials USB cord for your device (Got mine at Dollar Tree) Pencil Blow-dryer Tape Wrapping the cord Starting at one end of the pencil, tape down one end, leaving about 5 inches of slack. Wrap th...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:27:49 PDT
Crochet Espion http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Espion/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Faux stone bracelet from polymer clay http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-stone-bracelet-from-polymer-clay/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3RMK/HU5X01CT/F5Q3RMKHU5X01CT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3RMK/HU5X01CT/F5Q3RMKHU5X01CT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3RMK/HU5X01CT/F5Q3RMKHU5X01CT.SMALL.jpg debisdesigndiary http://debisdesigndiary.com/faux-stone-jewelry-from-polymer-clay/ This project is surprisingly easy to make, all you need is polymer clay and spices from your kitchen.
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:14:36 PDT
Two Ingredient, Edible Finger Paints http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Ingredient-Edible-Finger-Paints/
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:56:04 PDT
Interchangeable/breakaway fishing lure cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Interchangeablebreakaway-fishing-lure-cat-toy/
Interchangeable/breakaway fishing lure cat toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/7OML/HU5TH3E2/F987OMLHU5TH3E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/7OML/HU5TH3E2/F987OMLHU5TH3E2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/7OML/HU5TH3E2/F987OMLHU5TH3E2.SMALL.jpg Marbie25 I don't know about yours, but my cats loooove fishing lure toys. The problem is that both cats are A) rough on toys and B) too smart for their own good, which means that their lure toys don't usually last very long and, if they are sturdy, they get bored with the same one. The Pet Contest had me...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:38:08 PDT
Cardboard Cat Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Cat-Bed/
Cardboard Cat Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/2BR1/HU5TGHVY/FT62BR1HU5TGHVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/2BR1/HU5TGHVY/FT62BR1HU5TGHVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/2BR1/HU5TGHVY/FT62BR1HU5TGHVY.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 A year ago I had the honor to be a Featured Author on this site. One of the questions I was asked in the interview was about the next big project I planned to make. My answer was "a bed for my cat". Actually, my idea was to recreate a cardboard cat bed I saw on the internet. I have multiple reasons ...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:40:31 PDT
Needle-Keeping Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Needle-Keeping-Ring/
Needle-Keeping Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2R7H/HU3TMQ63/FYR2R7HHU3TMQ63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2R7H/HU3TMQ63/FYR2R7HHU3TMQ63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2R7H/HU3TMQ63/FYR2R7HHU3TMQ63.SMALL.jpg Noodleworks I do a lot of leather sewing, which involves two needles and an awl. Three items does not divide well into two hands, so it seems like I'm always putting a needle down and forgetting where, or dropping one on the floor. Rather than spend half of my time searching for a missing needle, I opted to kee...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:27:16 PDT
Soldering jewelry: workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-jewelry-workshop/
Soldering jewelry: workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0SQ3/HU4V490L/F900SQ3HU4V490L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0SQ3/HU4V490L/F900SQ3HU4V490L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0SQ3/HU4V490L/F900SQ3HU4V490L.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This instructable is based on a jewelry workshop I followed 1,5 years ago. My mother came across an advertisement for a youth jewelry workshop. She asked me if I wanted to follow it, so of course I said yes. It will show you the steps I took to make the pieces and provide you with some tips to m...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:40:59 PDT
Art Deco wood necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-wood-necklace/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:39:27 PDT
Dutch Dyed Easter Eggs with Flowers & Onion Skins http://www.instructables.com/id/Dutch-Dyed-Easter-Eggs-with-Flowers-Onion-Skins/
Dutch Dyed Easter Eggs with Flowers & Onion Skins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J1ZI/HU4V4F4X/FDWJ1ZIHU4V4F4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J1ZI/HU4V4F4X/FDWJ1ZIHU4V4F4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J1ZI/HU4V4F4X/FDWJ1ZIHU4V4F4X.SMALL.jpg Yannietb Onion skins and flowers have been used to dye eggs in celebration of springtime in Lower Saxony—the eastern Netherlands to northern Germany and Estonia—since pagan times.  This method of dying eggs is still practiced in rural areas of the region in celebration of Easter.  Growing up in the Overijsse...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:28:13 PDT
Superhero Freezer Paper Stenciled Drawstring Backpacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Freezer-Paper-Stenciled-Drawstring-Backp/
Superhero Freezer Paper Stenciled Drawstring Backpacks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/0VAU/HU4896AO/FNZ0VAUHU4896AO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/0VAU/HU4896AO/FNZ0VAUHU4896AO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/0VAU/HU4896AO/FNZ0VAUHU4896AO.SMALL.jpg dharmatradingco These backpacks are great for school, field trips, running errands with mom and dad, roadtrips and any time your little superhero needs to carry around their most important stuff for doing super things. Let's Get Started! Shopping list: Drawstring Backpacks (We pre-dyed with Bread Bag Technique...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:59:45 PDT
Easy Alter-Ego Scarves... in Jars! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Alter-Ego-Scarves-in-Jars/
Easy Alter-Ego Scarves... in Jars! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/OULA/HU488Y0N/FSSOULAHU488Y0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/OULA/HU488Y0N/FSSOULAHU488Y0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/OULA/HU488Y0N/FSSOULAHU488Y0N.SMALL.jpg dharmatradingco It's getting down to the wire to finish finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list! Did you know, you can dye multiple scarves at once in a pot with mason jars?! Awesome I know! And not just solid colors like we did in our Playsilks project but multicolored and sophisticated Devoré Silk Sati...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:55:01 PDT
DIY Easter inspired Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easter-inspired-Candle-Holder/
DIY Easter inspired Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/59VJ/HU3TMQBD/FEE59VJHU3TMQBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/59VJ/HU3TMQBD/FEE59VJHU3TMQBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/59VJ/HU3TMQBD/FEE59VJHU3TMQBD.SMALL.jpg lisaraygbor Looking for something innovative for your Easter celebrations? With little creativity, you can make an Easter inspired candle-holder and illuminate your living room. This is budget friendly and colorful candle-holder can give dramatic finishing to all your decorations. Supplies Needed: Plas...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:42:44 PDT
Fish Tank Dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Tank-Dividers/
Fish Tank Dividers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/YUFC/HU1RX9T5/FUYYUFCHU1RX9T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/YUFC/HU1RX9T5/FUYYUFCHU1RX9T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/YUFC/HU1RX9T5/FUYYUFCHU1RX9T5.SMALL.jpg jvazquez-lopez Materials 1. Office Depot (Report coverswith sliding bar)or any report covers that have the sliding bars.2. (Plastic mesh) I got mine at Walmart they come in 6pc. Size are 10.5 in X13.5 In. (a 15 and 10 gallon and smaller tanks works fine with these size) 3.(scissors) to cut mesh and sliding bar...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:00:58 PDT
Shibori Spring Fling Scarves with ColorHue Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/Shibori-Spring-Fling-Scarves-with-ColorHue-Dye/
Shibori Spring Fling Scarves with ColorHue Dye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/T587/HU1RWTU7/F98T587HU1RWTU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/T587/HU1RWTU7/F98T587HU1RWTU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/T587/HU1RWTU7/F98T587HU1RWTU7.SMALL.jpg dharmatradingco Super easy Mother’s Day Shibori scarves! Using ColorHue and some simple Shibori techniques you can make some beautiful spring silk scarves without any steaming or simmering. A great project for the kids, and handmade is always the best gift for Mother’s Day or any gift giving occasion really. Let'...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:39:22 PDT
Magic Wool How To: make a fluffy Easter bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Wool-How-To-make-a-fluffy-Easter-bunny/
Magic Wool How To: make a fluffy Easter bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/ZNLD/HU1A9S92/FE8ZNLDHU1A9S92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/ZNLD/HU1A9S92/FE8ZNLDHU1A9S92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/ZNLD/HU1A9S92/FE8ZNLDHU1A9S92.SMALL.jpg FlorisBooks This is an easy way to make lovely fluffy Easter bunnies. I've made these bunnies hundreds of times with children – even with those with no experience of wool and felting – and they always look great! Easter Bunnies tutorial taken from Magic Wool Mermaids, Fairies and Nymphs, by Christine Schafe...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:26:14 PDT
Sauna Smoke Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Sauna-Smoke-Soap/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:25:00 PDT
Super Mario Rhinestone Cuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Rhinestone-Cuff/
Super Mario Rhinestone Cuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/XYCA/HU1RRPGT/FMTXYCAHU1RRPGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/XYCA/HU1RRPGT/FMTXYCAHU1RRPGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/XYCA/HU1RRPGT/FMTXYCAHU1RRPGT.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture Rhinestones = pixels. Super Mario + rhinestones = : ) Supplies For the Bracelet: Tools: Leather Hole Punch Hammer or Rubber Mallet Scissors / Rotary Cutter Ruler Snap Setter (I purchased mine here) Painters Tape Materials: Leather (my cuff measured 8 1/4" x 3") ...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:11:11 PDT