Instructables: exploring - living - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:08:51 PST BLOX v1.01 Protecting Contactless Payment Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Protecting-Contactless-Payment-Cards/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:21:28 PST
Micro Food Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Food-Kitchen/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:33:45 PST
Anywhere Nightlight with Chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Anywhere-Nightlight-with-Chibitronics/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:36:05 PST
Illuminated Tunnel Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Tunnel-Book/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:48:21 PST
How to resize your jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-resize-your-jeans/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:41:58 PST
how to remove nail polish easily http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-remove-nail-polish-easily/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:33:39 PST
Rubber Band Jar Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Jar-Opener/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:27:25 PST
Cosy feet for everyone this Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosy-feet-for-everyone-this-Winter/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:52:02 PST
$10 Kitchen/Cooking Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/10-KitchenCooking-Torch/
$10 Kitchen/Cooking Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/41BC/I5GNBZTK/FMJ41BCI5GNBZTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/41BC/I5GNBZTK/FMJ41BCI5GNBZTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/41BC/I5GNBZTK/FMJ41BCI5GNBZTK.SMALL.jpg tgvoss I was interested in a cooking torch to help make sous-vide dishes look better and to help make créme brûlée. Most of the torches designed for the kitchen are $25-$50 and require the use of small butane canisters, which cost more per ounce ($2.20/oz vs. $0.20/oz for propane). Secondly, torches design...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:00:35 PST
How to paint with blueberries! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-with-blueberries/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:33:03 PST
Refurbished Frame Photoboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbished-Frame-Photoboard/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:06:02 PST
Beef and Chicken Brown Rice Canine Meals http://www.instructables.com/id/Beef-and-Chicken-Brown-Rice-Canine-Meals/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:09:06 PST
The Build of a Giant Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Build-of-a-Giant-Spider/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:07:13 PST
How to Turn a Real Live Tree into a Cat Tree w/Hose Clamps and Ikea Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-a-Real-Live-Tree-into-a-Cat-Tree-wHose/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:37:36 PST
Slugitronics - protecting plants with chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Slugitronics-protecting-plants-with-chibitronics/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:16:52 PST
Hornets nest hiding spot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hornets-nest-hiding-spot/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:20:54 PST
Gel Manicures at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Gel-Manicures-at-Home/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:22:23 PST
How to make a moving origami ninja star http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-moving-origami-ninja-star/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:05:02 PST
New life to old toys through magnetism http://www.instructables.com/id/New-life-to-old-toys-through-magnetism/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 02:14:27 PST
Off-the-Grid Lighting Solution (LED Moser Light Evolution) http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-the-Grid-Lighting-Solution-LED-Moser-Light-Evo/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 10:59:48 PST
Paper Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Lanterns/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:29:58 PST
Using A Smoothing Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-A-Smoothing-Iron/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:44:09 PST
Split Limestone To Find Fossils!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Limestone-To-Find-Fossils/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:37:30 PST
DIY cat tent http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cat-tent/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 21:14:11 PDT
Light-effect gift card design with Chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-effect-gift-card-design-with-Chibitronics/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:37:28 PST
The Pandorica Opens painting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pandorica-Opens-painting/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 14:10:55 PST
Valentine's Surprise From Junk & Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Surprise-From-Junk-Scraps/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:27:21 PST
Rubber Band Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Wine-Rack/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 19:17:48 PST
Build a 7 Foot Nutcracker From Flower Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-7-Foot-Nutcracker-From-Flower-Pots/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:29:42 PST
Vertical Scarf and Necktie Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Scarf-and-Necktie-Hanger/
Vertical Scarf and Necktie Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/GM7A/I5DRZPB1/FFHGM7AI5DRZPB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/GM7A/I5DRZPB1/FFHGM7AI5DRZPB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/GM7A/I5DRZPB1/FFHGM7AI5DRZPB1.SMALL.jpg adamtylernelson This is a scarf/necktie organizer that can be hung in a closet or on a doorknob. It's a quick and inexpensive project, made using a few pieces of scrap wood, drill press, and table router. I made two for my girlfriend (a scarf fiend), and fixed up the prototype to use for my neckties. Storing scarve...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 06:16:58 PST
How to make an iPhone Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-iPhone-Jacket/
How to make an iPhone Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made an iPhone Jacket case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the iPhone. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter. Be careful not to cut your fingers!These are...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:42:17 PST
How to make PCB at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-PCB-at-Home/
How to make PCB at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/SH8Y/I5BS8FSQ/FFPSH8YI5BS8FSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/SH8Y/I5BS8FSQ/FFPSH8YI5BS8FSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/SH8Y/I5BS8FSQ/FFPSH8YI5BS8FSQ.SMALL.jpg Engg_suraj Hello everyone,This is instructable is about "How to make PCB at Home" without any special material.As a Electronics Engineering student, I try making DIY projects which require simple electronics circuit and making PCBs.What is PCB?A printed circuit board (PCB) mechanically supports and electricall...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:25:39 PST
Fuzzy Dice Bag of Devouring http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuzzy-Dice-Bag-of-Devouring/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:14:07 PST
Eat Locally, Save Energy - A How-to Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Eat-Locally-Save-Energy-A-How-to-Guide/
Eat Locally, Save Energy - A How-to Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/S1NZ/I5BLSMUP/FZ4S1NZI5BLSMUP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/S1NZ/I5BLSMUP/FZ4S1NZI5BLSMUP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/S1NZ/I5BLSMUP/FZ4S1NZI5BLSMUP.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design My Environmental BlogAbout 5 years ago I made a commitment to myself that I would do something about the environmental issues I care about. With work and two young kids, I didn't have a lot of bandwidth, but I had determination. I decided to do research and write a blog (the link is above). My idea ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:57:14 PST
DIY Wooden Bracelet Holders http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Bracelet-Holders/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:20:15 PST
Elastic Band Heroes http://www.instructables.com/id/Elastic-Band-Heroes/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:42:26 PST
Build a star floor http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-star-floor/
Build a star floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/HDFY/I5BAUVCA/FFTHDFYI5BAUVCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/HDFY/I5BAUVCA/FFTHDFYI5BAUVCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/HDFY/I5BAUVCA/FFTHDFYI5BAUVCA.SMALL.jpg Baldr Where it all startedI wanted something a bit geeky for the house, and I found fibre optics! Using them is very simple, but the results can be great - so once I'd completed my star floor in the bathroom I got hooked, and you'll see at the end of this Instructable some of the other things I've made us...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:50:38 PST
3D Buildings on grid paper! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Buildings-on-grid-paper/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:37:24 PST
Striped Spring Vases http://www.instructables.com/id/Striped-Spring-Vases/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:50:54 PST
Dog's Water Bucket Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Dogs-Water-Bucket-Heater/
Dog's Water Bucket Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/WXUQ/I55NK3V9/F40WXUQI55NK3V9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/WXUQ/I55NK3V9/F40WXUQI55NK3V9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/WXUQ/I55NK3V9/F40WXUQI55NK3V9.SMALL.jpg walter.warren1 If you live in an area with cold winters and have a need for an outdoor water bucket for a dog, you know that keeping it free of ice in the winter is a problem. I'd seen simple little heaters like this used in chicken coops, and decided to see if it would work to keep our dog's water bucket thawed. ...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 06:42:17 PST
Burned Holes Furniture for your Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Burned-Holes-Furniture-for-your-Garden/
Burned Holes Furniture for your Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYN4/I55N0QVS/FS3QYN4I55N0QVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYN4/I55N0QVS/FS3QYN4I55N0QVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYN4/I55N0QVS/FS3QYN4I55N0QVS.SMALL.jpg zorzo Hi makerfriends!I'm an Instructable fan since 2010, and I've always wanted to write an instructable. I noticed that there is a new contest called "BURN IT! CONTEST"... What a perfect occasion to start! With this project I'm gonna show you how to burn some logs in order to make this awesome garden fu...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 06:19:23 PST
Flowers from Mars - 1st Grade Tinkering - Week 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Flowers-from-Mars-1st-Grade-Tinkering-Week-1/
Flowers from Mars - 1st Grade Tinkering - Week 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/W8LK/I58B244P/FOPW8LKI58B244P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/W8LK/I58B244P/FOPW8LKI58B244P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/W8LK/I58B244P/FOPW8LKI58B244P.SMALL.jpg amybalsbaugh "FLOWERS FROM MARS" is the first lesson in a 10 week Tinkering series offered to first grade students. Using everyday materials in open-ended projects, we transform the ordinary to the extraordinary while nurturing problem solving skills, building creative confidence, encouraging collaboration, and...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:52:05 PST
Upcycled LEGO Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-LEGO-Crayons/
Upcycled LEGO Crayons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SMALL.jpg ShopWalrus What starts as one little box of crayons can multiply into a massive basket as soon as you turn your back--instantly you've got a mess of waxy fragments of questionable color and origin on your hands. These pieces have a way of falling to the bottom of the barrel in favor for the pointy, shiny new c...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:56 PST
how to knit an infinity scarf on a loom http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-knit-an-infinity-scarf-on-a-loom/
how to knit an infinity scarf on a loom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/GIEB/I55MWG84/FORGIEBI55MWG84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/GIEB/I55MWG84/FORGIEBI55MWG84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/GIEB/I55MWG84/FORGIEBI55MWG84.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This infinity scarf is a quick and easy knitting project that you can do on a rectangular or round loom - whatever you have around! I've been working on this pattern for a couple weeks, and now I've streamlined the process enough you should be able to have a totally finished infinity scarf in 3-4 ho...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:59:32 PST
Canvas Wall Art (With A Geek Twist) http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-Wall-Art-With-A-Geek-Twist/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
Velvet Cupcake Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Velvet-Cupcake-Skirt/
Velvet Cupcake Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Sometimes you need a skirt that has a sense of drama. In my opinion a dramatic looks is achieved with a skirt that has a lot of volume. This skirts has volume in abundance, it's super ruffly and is a full circle skirt. Lastly because it's made out of crushed velvet the ruffles really stand out an...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:29:53 PST
Sparky: The $3 Micro Fish Tank Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparky-The-3-Micro-Fish-Tank-Filter/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:52:24 PST
Magic magnetic wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-magnetic-wall/
Magic magnetic wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/KBUC/I55MWU7B/FA9KBUCI55MWU7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/KBUC/I55MWU7B/FA9KBUCI55MWU7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/KBUC/I55MWU7B/FA9KBUCI55MWU7B.SMALL.jpg Joekevdv A really easy, fun and cheap way to organize your images, prints and pictures is to create a magnetic wall. It's a little bit magical, because you don't see how the magnets are attached to the wall. Equipment Forget expensive magnetic paint or large magnetic boards, the only things you need are s...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:46:46 PST
Ginger Jars DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Ginger-Jars/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:05:49 PST
'Hello' Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Rocks/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST