Instructables: exploring - living - bow Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:01:40 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Embroidery Floss Bows
DIY Embroidery Floss Bows - More DIY How To Projects]]> mole1 I gave up any kind of embroidery as a lost cause at about age 12. Everything would turn into balls of snarls. I'm only trying it again because I recently saw the Floss Bows invented by some genius. The DMC brand are sold in packets of 10 for about $2. There are other brands, but I haven't been ab...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:06:02 PST
how to make a gift bow
how to make a gift bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
How To Do The Bow Bun
How To Do The Bow Bun - More DIY How To Projects]]> ojeda8th Hello my name is Chandrah. This type of hair bun is unique, fun, and adorable. I personally love the bow bun i am sure you will to! This hairstyle may be a little tricky but i'm sure you'll get the swing of it! Materials For this awesome hairstyle you will need a brush of your choice, a pony, an...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:25:35 PST
1-minute Christmas Centerpiece
1-minute Christmas Centerpiece - More DIY How To Projects]]> kylara70 You can make a centerpiece in a minute or less. Start with a bow... This bow was made last year with wired ribbon. All I did to use it was fluff it back up and lay it on the table. Add 3 bulbs Insert 3 bulbs randomly among the folds of the ribbon. You do not have to hot glue unless you want...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:30:33 PST
Big Statement Hair Bow
Big Statement Hair Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rhonda Chase Design I was looking for something special to do with a big colorful piece of felt I made and decided a hair bow would be perfect. I wouldn't have to cut the felt and break up the pretty pattern. And a really huge bow is cool. You can follow this instructable using any fabric or felt you like. What You N...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:19:06 PST
Ribbon Hair Clip
Ribbon Hair Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ami9702 These lovely hair clips are easy and fun to make....You can make any color you want and wear it anywhere you want.. :) Enjoy.Materials you need:RibbonsScissorsGlueBobby pinPretty much that's all :) Cut Cut out ribbons. 2 ribbons same in color another differentone (each 8 cm). now stitch or glue...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 06:49:29 PST
Sandpaper Bow
Sandpaper Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> deweymakes Do you have a maker, woodworker, and/or DIYer on your holiday list? You spend so much time and money on finding the perfect gift, the perfect wrapping paper, why put some after thought of a bow on it?! Give your loved ones a bow that's not only decorative but is functional. Today we'll be making a...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 21:58:13 PST
How to Make a Decorative Paper Bow (with template).
How to Make a Decorative Paper Bow (with template). - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hallmark UK Yes folks! It’s that time of year already!!! And if you’re anything like us you are bound to have leftover scraps of wrapping paper from the previous year’s Yuletide season!Instead of banishing this bounty to the recycling bin however… why not try up-cycling your old gift wrap into a beautiful decor...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:39:15 PST
Doctor Who Bow Necklace
Doctor Who Bow Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> MsSweetSatisfaction Yup I like Doctor Who, is anyone shocked? My first Doctor was Christopher Eccleston and although he will always have a special place in my heart my favorite Doctor is Matt Smith. I just loved his quirkiness, and I really liked the relationship between him and Rory and Amy. Therefore this week I d...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 14:06:54 PST
How To Make A Bow With Your Hair
How To Make A Bow With Your Hair - More DIY How To Projects]]> OodlySarah Intro: This is a cute and fun style to do with your hair witch is quick and easy to do, it may be hard at first but after some time you will be able to do it in a flash.You Will Need: - a hair elastic - hair pins (2 or more)- hair that is at least shoulder length Ponytail Put your hair in a ponyt...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 16:20:09 PST
Standard Tie Into A Bow Tie (no Cutting Required)
Standard Tie Into A Bow Tie (no Cutting Required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> walshthebrad Have a bunch of regular ties, want bow ties but don't want to buy em, well you came to the right place. This will not ruin your ties. You do not need to cut anything, and with enough training this can be done within two minutes. Pick Your Favorite First grab the tie you would like to convert(not ...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:59:01 PDT
How to make a top for the beach with bow
How to make a top for the beach with bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> RoFashionEmi In this video tutorial I'll show you how to make a top with bow, for the beach.You need thread, needle, scissors and a larger shirt. It takes about 10 minutes. Luck! Details below :)
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:38:05 PDT
hair bow
hair bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> hannah.bliss.12 make your own one of a kind bow Cute sailor bow 1) start with a length of your chosen material,if the edges can fray fold to meet then in the middle and iron flat so the are tucked on the inside. 2) fold in half and iron a line in so you know where the middle is so the bow is even. 3)Nex...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:56:01 PDT
multi-wood bowtie
multi-wood bowtie - More DIY How To Projects]]> sir_ghattas Over the summer I saw several instructables for wooden bow ties so I decided to make my own with a few adjustments. Hope you enjoy it. Materials/ Tools Materials:Two or more woods of your choice (I would suggest contrasting colors)Wood glueRibbon or stringClip (optional)Tools:Band saw (or scroll ...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:47:30 PDT
Origami Crib Mobile
Origami Crib Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> hixair This is a mobile i made to hang in our baby's room. I liked the idea of an origami mobile, but i wanted something really pure and simple. I put some inspiration on Pinterest ( bought several things and the overall budget was 15€ (you could probably l...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:24:13 PDT
DIY Bow Tie: Style on the Cheap and Easy
DIY Bow Tie: Style on the Cheap and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Make Bow Tie
Make Bow Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> Preston .s This Is a cheap and easy way to make a bow tie. This version is not adjustable but im sure its not hard make it that way with Velcro or buttons. You will need You will need:IronScissorsRubber cement Fabric Ruler Paper clipMarker Cut Bow tie Dimensions - 5" 9" Neck strap (measure your neck...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:18:48 PDT
Summer Bow
Summer Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> paige18 This is a cute summer bow that you can wear whenever. Supplies Bobby pin cooled tape scissors and regular thick masking tape Tape Get a peice of masking tape. Get your colorful tape and decorate the masking tape. Cutting Cut your tape to the size you want your bow to be Taping Flip over...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 09:39:48 PDT
Hair Hair Bow!
Hair Hair Bow! - More DIY How To Projects]]> doodlecraft Hair Hair Bows!A perfect summer time or back to school updo!Great for lazy days...doesn't take much more work than a ponytail or a bun!Popularized by Miss Lady Gaga, this is a hit with tweens and teens too!It's easy to do on yourself, doesn't take much skill...and it's totally ATTENTION getting! S...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:57:45 PDT
How To Crochet A Hair Bow
How To Crochet A Hair Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> lakej Hair bows are adorable, so why not make your own? They are simple to make and very fashionable. You just have to know how to double crochet. What you'll need:Yarn Crochet Hook: 6.50mmBobby Pins (optional) Start Off With A Chain Make a chain with the desired yarn you would like for your bow. I...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:59:27 PDT
How To Make A Duct Tape Bow
How To Make A Duct Tape Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> haileyhula6 How do u make a duct tape bow? These bows are cute and easy homemade hair accessories or cute decoration for anything! :) Making The Main Part Take a piece of tape any color that you would like. Cut it to about 2 times as long as you want your bow.Fold the piece hamburger style. Trim off any sti...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 18:56:02 PDT
Versatile Hair Velcro
Versatile Hair Velcro - More DIY How To Projects]]> smori Ladies (and dudes with long hair), if you haven't already heard of hair velcro, then this Instructable is going to blow your mind. Prepare yourselves.Hair velcro is the 'hook' part of hook-and-loop fasteners. It's used just like a hair clip, but it doesn't give you that crease in your hair when you ...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:54:49 PDT
Mini Bow And Arrow
Mini Bow And Arrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> dancingowl123 This mini bow and arrow is a great toy to use. It's simple, easy and only takes a few minutes! This is my first instructable. Parts 1. Paper clip2. Rubber band 3. Dead marker/pen or pencil4. ScissorsOptionalTapeFoil Red construction paper Bow Body Bend paper clip out into a straight line. If ...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:30:48 PDT
Young Engineers: Advanced Ideas
Young Engineers: Advanced Ideas - More DIY How To Projects]]> WYE_Lance This is a collection of links to the advanced project ideas that are available for all the Workshop for Young Engineers project plans.Cork Launcher (Hinged Double Launcher, Arrow Launcher, Cork Shooter Car)Crash Test Car (Micro Car Challenge)Rubber Band Helicopter (With pipe cleaners, Inertia-Copter...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 17:21:14 PDT
Woven Bow Charm
Woven Bow Charm - More DIY How To Projects]]> watchmeflyy When I'm upset, I have the urge to create something. Anything. Anyhow, I've been stressed out and nervous about something recently so I released my frustration in the form of making something inspired by this pin . The top part with the bow caught my eye, as it was something that I thought I could r...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 11:14:14 PDT
Bow Shorts
Bow Shorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> momoluv Hey everyone it's momo and today I'm going to show you girls how to make the cutest pair of shorts for no additional cost! Let's begin. Supplies 1- string2- shorts3- needle4- scissors Cut Cut a straight line right across the back pocket Seam Removal Remove the seams with your scissors bel...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 18:39:15 PDT
Make a simple crochet bow
Make a simple crochet bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> kayalishous This is a really simple pattern that you don't even need a needle to finish. Materials and Glossary of Terms What you will needWorsted weight yarnA size H crochet hook Scissors TermsSC: Single crochetCh: Chain Beginning rectangle Ch 10*Sc across, ch 1 and turn* Repeat above until it you hav...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 06:38:49 PDT
How to Make an Adjustable Bow Tie
How to Make an Adjustable Bow Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> linaducttape This is SSUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEERRRRRRRRRRRRR easy. I recommend it for beginners with duct tape. you don't need a lot of tape. In this, I will teach you how to make it without an adjustable strap and with one. . I haven't tested how long it lasts, ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 14:00:44 PDT
Soda Can Bow
Soda Can Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> momoluv Hey everybody it's momo and today I'm going to do a super cute ring! Don't forget to vote 2- scissors3- template shown below Print So first you want to print out the template I have shown here Then Cut Cut out the pieces on the paper and then trace it on the soda can Bend It Bend the pieces...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 16:31:01 PDT
How to Tie a Bow Tie
How to Tie a Bow Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> lisohenr In this Instructable you will learn how to tie a bow tie! Adjust the length of the bowtie to your neck size using the measurements on the back of the tie. Put the tie flat around your neck with the left flap(flap A )approximately one inch longer than the right flap (flap B). Cross the fl...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:58:42 PDT
Knitted Bow Headband
Knitted Bow Headband - More DIY How To Projects]]> nikoala3 This was inspired by a headband I saw in a store. I thought it was a cute idea and it looked pretty easy to make. This is a great beginners knitting project and It's perfect for the winter! What you need 2 different color yarns 1 set of 8.0mm (No. 11) Knitting needles Knit Using both of the t...
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 15:01:38 PST
Crochet Bow Necklace Tutorial
Crochet Bow Necklace Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> bdickson1 How to make a crochet bow necklace.  For more details see my blog chain 20 Join the last chain with the first chain by a slip stitch to create a round. Rounds 1-4: HDC (half double crochet) in each chain stitch to the end of the round.  Repeat this for 4 rounds. Bind ...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 18:10:46 PST
How to make a very easy polymer clay bow
How to make a very easy polymer clay bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mizmickey So I saw some really cute bow earrings and they were 20 bucks and I thought I can make those easily Materials You need some polymer clay and something to roll it out with I an using an old bottle Step 1 Roll the clay up Step 2 Flaten and take some off of the end for later Step 3 Bring t...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 06:01:02 PST
No-Glue Bow and Arrow
No-Glue Bow and Arrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> WYE_Lance My other instructable, the Bow and Arrow, is one of the most popular projects among my students. It's fairly easy to build, customizable, and highly rewarding to play with. This project, the No-Glue Bow and Arrow, utilizes the same building ideas, though as the title implies, does not require hot gl...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 12:39:11 PST
DIY Hair clip
DIY Hair clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> caylen2528 Have Bow Part Ready Get your choice of ribbon and make it about 2 inches long and then fold both ends to the middle Glue And Tie Ribbon Get some glue and put together the way u had it then wrap some string around the middle to make it a bow then lightly glue Get A Sturdy Clip Have a clip ...
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 22:26:48 PST
Stack and Wrap Bottle Packs
Stack and Wrap Bottle Packs - More DIY How To Projects]]> alannarosewhitney Get creative and eliminate the need for tissue paper or excess packing materials by taking the term 'gift wrap' literally and using fabric-based presents to conceal a stack of stocking stuffers and other gifts. Ribbon holds it all together and the need for a bag is entirely optional depending on how...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 20:41:21 PST
Easy Christmas Wreaths
Easy Christmas Wreaths - More DIY How To Projects]]> alannarosewhitney Making a lovely Christmas wreath at home is very easy and you only need a few supplies: Wire coat hangers Cedar and Pine branches Pine Cones Wide Red Velvet Ribbon Flexible Craft Wire Pliers, Scissors and Pruning Shears Optional: short string of white lights Gather pi...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 18:21:47 PST
Very Big Bow Neck Warmer
Very Big Bow Neck Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> HollyMann Cold winter weather calls for some very warm accessories. Last year I made a neck warmer out of two layers of thick, warm fleece. Even though I have a variety of store-bought scarves - that one always keeps me the warmest! So, I decided it was time to modify that idea (as it was too plain) into some...
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 17:03:43 PST
Christmas Dream Catcher - 2013
Christmas Dream Catcher - 2013 - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jakeliedo The Dream Catcher is so well-known from the Twilight movie . This tut is just an idea for you to make a Christmas gift : Dream Catcher combined with Christmas style. I'm sure that you have ever seen the Dream Catchers , which are mystery , because of its colors and items attached . This early week i...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:13:53 PST
Fleece Hand Warmer
Fleece Hand Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ami9702 This instrucable will show you how to make a hand warmer with a cute bow ^_^ What you'll need * Sewing Machine, *Fleece fabric, *Scissor, *Chalk, *Measuring tape, *Thread and needle. Cutting fleece Measure your gloves’ size (as shown in the picture)….Draw the shape on a paper according to the ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:09:26 PST
Easy Upcycled Wrapping
Easy Upcycled Wrapping - More DIY How To Projects]]> alannarosewhitney For small gifts there is often no need to purchase wrapping paper - you can upcycle scrap materials from around your home to beautifully package presents for Christmas, birthdays or other occasions. Upcycled wrapping is great - not only because it saves you money and helps to reduce waste but it al...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 10:01:28 PST
How To Make Your Own Wind Checker
How To Make Your Own Wind Checker - More DIY How To Projects]]> lucaskelso Many big game animals have a keen sence of smell. To keep them from smelling you, you should wear scentless clothing and "play the wind". To play the wind you need to know what direction it is moving. For this, some hunters use wind checkers. Here's how to make your own.You will need:- a film canist...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 07:18:51 PST
DIY Duct Tape Bow
DIY Duct Tape Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cindy02 Let's make a wonderful and cute duct tape bow! :D Supplies You are going to need:1. Scissors/ ex-acto knife 2. Duct tape Cutting Cut 2 strips of your duct tape the exact same length. I'm using normal duct tape I don't have any patterned ones, but this would look great with patterned tape or...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:07:45 PST
Ten Steps To Keep You Hidden From Deer
Ten Steps To Keep You Hidden From Deer - More DIY How To Projects]]> lucaskelso Deer hunters, especially bow hunters know how hard it is to stay hidden from deer. Deer have good eyesight, even better hearing, and an amazing sence of smell. Here are some tips I use to keep deer obliviouse to my presence. Some of the tips may seem obviouse but people still dont use them. You Ca...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 07:34:52 PST
Knitted Hair Bows
Knitted Hair Bows - More DIY How To Projects]]> bigbowz These hair bows are fun and easy to make, and when finished, they are adorable! these instructions are for making a 11-12 cm bow. (attach to hair with bobby pin(slide bobby pin through middle of bow)) Gather materials Materials,-yarn -knitting needles (any size works, but I used a size 6)-sissors...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 18:05:30 PDT
Make a PVC Bow
Make a PVC Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kentexan This bow can be made in under 10 minutes for under $10 but can lead to hours of fun.  David Hughes taught me this so all credit goes to him.  Materials 4-5 ft. 1/2 in. pvc 100 lb. parachute cord 1/2 in. pipe insulation Two 1/2 in. pvc end caps duct tape Tools Hack Saw Knife Lighter (for...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 13:49:27 PDT
Duct Tape Bows
Duct Tape Bows - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jeana Grace These are really cute bows you can put anywhere! What You Need Duct tapeScissors Get Your Duct Tape You. Need to get a piece of duct tale that is about 6 inches Folding Turn it over then, take one end and fold it in half Edges Since my edges don't look very nice I'm going to cut the...
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 06:08:27 PDT
Super Easy PVC Bow
Super Easy PVC Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobdude hello. This is pretty self explanatory. All you do is drill a hole in both ends of PVC and then thread it. I used nylon for the string.
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:17:25 PDT
DIY Wrist Sling For Bow Part 1 Paracord Braid Steps, Part 2 How to make leather Part to Bow.
DIY Wrist Sling For Bow Part 1 Paracord Braid Steps, Part 2 How to make leather Part to Bow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> jfischer10 Items need to make paracord bow sling (3) lengths of 30-36″ long 550 paracord (1) piece of scrap leather at least 1 3/4″ wide x 4 1/4″ long and at least 1/8″ thick (thicker is better). (2) lengths of 12″ long small thread or cord. (2) lengths of 5/16″ heat shrink tubing 1/2″ long. Thick card stock ...
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 07:00:12 PDT
Awesome bow for hair-clip with Sugru gergana As part of Makerspace Urbana, we got a bunch of packets of Sugru.  Since I wanted to prettify my hair-clip, what better way than by making a bow! Just break apart small parts of the sugru and flatten them out to make the bow.  Then do a big dot in the middle with an differing color to help it stand...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 11:03:13 PDT