Instructables: exploring - living - cardboard - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:57:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Scale Model of Historic Building: Courthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Scale-Model-of-Historic-Building-Courthouse/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:11:54 PDT
Mario Candy Box Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Candy-Box-Dispenser/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:50:48 PDT
Give your house something to wear! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-house-into-a-cartoon/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 14:38:42 PDT
Giant C Clamp Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-C-Clamp-Headphones/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:24:10 PDT
Cuff-link Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuff-link-Storage-Box/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:09:57 PDT
Cardboard cat bed scratcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-cat-bed-scratcher/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:17:40 PDT
Yin Yang jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Yin-Yang-jewelry/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 13:59:12 PDT
Cheap Homemade Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Homemade-Coasters/
Cheap Homemade Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SMALL.jpg tcolo'n Alright! My first instructable! So, a quick intro to what you're doing. You'll be using some basic utensils and items found around the house to put together a neat little coaster for your drink. I'm always putting together cool projects, and lately, I've been using a lot of cardboard. It occurred to...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 02:10:08 PDT
Totoro Papier Machecrete Garden Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Totoro-Papier-Machecrete-Garden-Statue/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:56:59 PDT
Giant Doctor Who Ring Bearer Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Doctor-Who-Ring-Bearer-Rings/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:22:41 PDT
make and bind the ~perfect~ notebook from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/make-the-perfect-notebook-from-scratch/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 09:38:57 PDT
Blinging out a cardboard Cat Fort http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinging-out-a-cardboard-Cat-Fort/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 16:02:29 PDT
How to make jewelry using cardboard and superglue http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-jewelry-and-stuff-using-cardboard-and-/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 08:51:43 PDT
Laser Etched Spiderman & Batman Cardboard Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Spiderman-Batman-Cardboard-Art/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:47 PDT
DIY eco friendly cardboard ball for cat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-eco-friendly-cardboard-ball-for-cat/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:30:22 PDT
Cardboard Marker Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Marker-Holder/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 11:09:12 PDT
Bonus: The papercraft moose http://www.instructables.com/id/Bonus-The-Moose/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 08:36:11 PDT
Giant Monogram Prop made with Duct Tape and Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ombre-Monogram-S-made-with-Duct-Tape-and-Cardb/
Giant Monogram Prop made with Duct Tape and Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/M87X/HCV9A1CS/FG7M87XHCV9A1CS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/M87X/HCV9A1CS/FG7M87XHCV9A1CS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/M87X/HCV9A1CS/FG7M87XHCV9A1CS.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Brought to you by the letter "S"! This is a tutorial for a fabulous monogram made from cardboard and duct tape! This cost me $5 for supplies...and it's nearly 3 feet tall! I did an "s", you could do any letter, shape or thing you can think of! Would be an easy way to make pinata's too! dumpste...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 17:13:29 PST
Create faceted papercraft-objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-faceted-paper-objects/
Create faceted papercraft-objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SMALL.jpg krummrey Faceted sculptures and objects are all the rage these days. And they are ideal to make from paper or cardstock. You don't need fancy 3D-programs or design skills. But it takes time and patience to make them. There's a lot of paper to be printed, cut and glued. If you want to skip the next st...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 09:18:43 PST
Hack your trash can http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-your-trash-can/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:37:47 PST
Paper Roll Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Roll-Snowflakes/
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 14:03:54 PST
Photo Frame with Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Frame-with-Hidden-Compartment/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:23:47 PST
Cat Scratcher Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Scratcher-Tower/
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 13:18:13 PST
TUTORIAL: DIY Six-Sided Cardboard Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/TUTORIAL-DIY-Six-Sided-Cardboard-Christmas-Tree/
TUTORIAL: DIY Six-Sided Cardboard Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/2JK6/HP8OKXDE/F6R2JK6HP8OKXDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/2JK6/HP8OKXDE/F6R2JK6HP8OKXDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/2JK6/HP8OKXDE/F6R2JK6HP8OKXDE.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty I share another tutorial on how to make a DIY cardboard Christmas tree. Even if you’ve already got a beautiful evergreen decorated with glowing Christmas lights, you can make one of these to create some new memories with your family. This tutorial is also for teachers who want to have a simple tree ...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 12:24:05 PST
Leda's Study: my Mystery Build 2013 entry http://www.instructables.com/id/Ledas-Study-my-Mystery-Build-2013-entry/
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 01:11:20 PDT
D.I.Y. Cardboard Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cardboard-Stamps/
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 07:20:11 PDT
Giant cardboard Cthulhu that guards the gold http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-cardboard-Cthulhu-that-guards-the-gold/
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 15:58:34 PDT
Makedo Lion Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Lion-Mask/
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 15:53:33 PDT
Barrette Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrette-Organizer/
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 18:34:23 PDT
Makedo Parrot Costume: Wearable Bird Wings and Parrot Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Parrot-Costume-Wearable-Bird-Wings-and-Par/
Makedo Parrot Costume: Wearable Bird Wings and Parrot Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/662U/HJ49ZR21/F8X662UHJ49ZR21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/662U/HJ49ZR21/F8X662UHJ49ZR21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/662U/HJ49ZR21/F8X662UHJ49ZR21.SMALL.jpg makedo-able Flap your way into the Makedo menagerie with these beautiful Bird Wings and Parrot Hat, as designed by artist Lottie Smith from the UK. It looks intricate but the construction is really simple. Join us as Lottie talks through how to make a pair of Wearable Bird Wings and a matching Parrot hat compl...
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 16:49:37 PDT
Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions Style Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Ask-an-Engineer-Despicable-Me-Minions-Style-Puppet/
Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions Style Puppets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Want more Powerpuff Engineers? How about Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions puppets? A favorite webshow is Adafruit's Ask an Engineer hosted by Limor "Ladyada" Fried and Phil Torrone. And working behind the scenes is Johngineer. So why not do a mashup of Despicable Me minions and the awesome g...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:19:17 PDT
Cardboard Jewelry - A full set http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Jewelry-A-full-set/
Cardboard Jewelry - A full set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/U5IM/HIW83PWC/FZLU5IMHIW83PWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/U5IM/HIW83PWC/FZLU5IMHIW83PWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/U5IM/HIW83PWC/FZLU5IMHIW83PWC.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya I love CARDBOARD, I am obsessed with CARDBOARD, I am going crazy with a tons of Ideas in my mind for stuff that can be build using this super humble, super amazing thing called CARDBOARD. Oh.. dear I think I am being overwhelmed. Oh Hello you creative soul out there :) A few weeks before I publish...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 23:56:10 PDT
Chicken Skeleton Paper Puppet http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Skeleton-Paper-Puppet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/H0LQ/HGU2PK7L/FAMH0LQHGU2PK7L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/H0LQ/HGU2PK7L/FAMH0LQHGU2PK7L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/H0LQ/HGU2PK7L/FAMH0LQHGU2PK7L.SMALL.jpg organgrinder Overview This skeleton puppet will be used as a prop when I have a market stall.  I'll probably do a few more animals and stick them in some foam.  It is always a good idea to have a few props in your display that people are welcome to play with.  This project took me less than an hour to put toge...
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Wed, 15 May 2013 02:09:45 PDT
How to make a recycled word garland http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-recycled-word-garland/
How to make a recycled word garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SNMV/HFPTICJ9/FKRSNMVHFPTICJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SNMV/HFPTICJ9/FKRSNMVHFPTICJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/SNMV/HFPTICJ9/FKRSNMVHFPTICJ9.SMALL.jpg elewis03 If you've followed my blog for awhile, you know that I really enjoy making garlands. I have made three (!) before and I will probably continue to make many, many more. The one I made today is probably my favorite so far. It took a lot of materials and tools to make this simple project, but I already...
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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 15:06:23 PDT
Cat Cave From Printer Box and Old Carpet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Cave-From-a-Printer-Box-and-Carpet/
Cat Cave From Printer Box and Old Carpet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QAG1/HFD10TCH/FDLQAG1HFD10TCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QAG1/HFD10TCH/FDLQAG1HFD10TCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QAG1/HFD10TCH/FDLQAG1HFD10TCH.SMALL.jpg AndyGadget We recently went to our local Blue Cross to meet some cats with the intention of adopting one.  Things proceeded rather quickly and we met Ozzy, agreed to adopt him and arranged to collect him the next day.  It's a long time since we've had a cat so a trip to the pet-shop ensued to get carrier, litt...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 10:37:25 PDT
Recycled Cardboard Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Cardboard-Shelf/
Recycled Cardboard Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RY6W/HEXUHRJW/F8NRY6WHEXUHRJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RY6W/HEXUHRJW/F8NRY6WHEXUHRJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/RY6W/HEXUHRJW/F8NRY6WHEXUHRJW.SMALL.jpg english tea I set myself the challenge of building a shelf from cardboard. Not a temporary, flimsy shelf but a permanent, rigid and functional shelf. The cardboard I chose was from shoe boxes. It was thin corrugated cardboard with a thicker, nicer looking presentation side. Step 1 To make the brackets start...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 16:25:42 PDT
Easter or Picnic Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-or-Picnic-Basket/
Easter or Picnic Basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YWVO/HEI41GB7/FGOYWVOHEI41GB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YWVO/HEI41GB7/FGOYWVOHEI41GB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YWVO/HEI41GB7/FGOYWVOHEI41GB7.SMALL.jpg makedo-able Here’s a creative Easter project that’s sure to keep you and the little ones busy these holidays. Find some boxes and make this basket to store all the treats you find along your Easter hunt. We constructed it using Makedo tools which you can find here mymakedo.com. Gather materials To create t...
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Thu, 21 Mar 2013 00:10:44 PDT
Cardboard and Duct Tape Viking Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-and-Duct-Tape-Viking-Helmet/
Cardboard and Duct Tape Viking Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/H3YH/HEBNAR0X/FXYH3YHHEBNAR0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/H3YH/HEBNAR0X/FXYH3YHHEBNAR0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/H3YH/HEBNAR0X/FXYH3YHHEBNAR0X.SMALL.jpg Duct Crossing This guide will teach you how to make a viking helmet out of nothing but duct tape and cardboard (and some other stuff). I made this for the Make to Learn contest so here are the questions: What did you make? I made a viking helmet! This is actually my second try at a viking helmet, the first one i...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 20:50:17 PDT
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Mind-Gear-Lighted-Wall-Fixture/
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Instructables Lovers :-), Recently I had to get my wrist watch repaired as it fell down from stairs. Guess what, it was a small misalignment of a watch gear, so the watch guy repaired it in front of me. He used a a small lamp to see details inside the watch  and while I was watching it with c...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 01:20:39 PDT
Cardboard Tube Piggy Bank. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Tube-Piggy-Bank/
Cardboard Tube Piggy Bank. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/KN08/GLL4UIFS/FFMKN08GLL4UIFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/KN08/GLL4UIFS/FFMKN08GLL4UIFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/KN08/GLL4UIFS/FFMKN08GLL4UIFS.SMALL.jpg sajusa99 What did I make? I made a Piggy Bank out of a discarted cable stool.It functions to save money. How did you make it? With the help of my Dad and my brother we disassamble the cable stool geting out the cardboard tube which is the main part of the piggy bank using it as a container for the coins. Whe...
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Fri, 15 Feb 2013 12:39:42 PST
6-Pack Egg Carrier with Encapsulated Eggs! http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Pack-Egg-Carrier-with-Encapsulated-Eggs/
6-Pack Egg Carrier with Encapsulated Eggs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/JMCC/HE07P4U6/F2OJMCCHE07P4U6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/JMCC/HE07P4U6/F2OJMCCHE07P4U6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/JMCC/HE07P4U6/F2OJMCCHE07P4U6.SMALL.jpg handprints We have chickens!  I love them a lot and they are great egg layers.  So good, in fact, that we have ample eggs to share with our friends.  Some friends are good about returning the cartons.  Some are not so good and our egg to egg carton ratio has been thrown off.   I looked online to buy some, but...
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Sun, 10 Mar 2013 01:10:01 PST
LEGO Brick Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Spice-Rack/
LEGO Brick Spice Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/FWE3/HDYZBNEB/FREFWE3HDYZBNEB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/FWE3/HDYZBNEB/FREFWE3HDYZBNEB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/FWE3/HDYZBNEB/FREFWE3HDYZBNEB.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! Ahoy-hoy Instructabrarians!   Three questions: Do you like cooking?  Do you also love LEGO? Now ask yourself, if both of these questions apply, haven't you ever wanted to cook LEGO?   Of course not! LEGO is plastic and as the food loving nation that we have learned from years of experience mankin...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 23:40:01 PDT
Sweet BABY booties http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweet-BABY-booties/
Sweet BABY booties - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/3SXL/HE07POWU/FGC3SXLHE07POWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/3SXL/HE07POWU/FGC3SXLHE07POWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/3SXL/HE07POWU/FGC3SXLHE07POWU.SMALL.jpg DaysLikeThis Create some sassy little baby shoes for your favorite little piggies with duct tape and cardboard!  Gather supplies Gather up your supplies :) the free baby shoe pattern I used is HERE, it comes in different sizes :)  Create shoe pieces prepare the shoe sole Assemble Shoes Admire:) ...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 19:14:17 PDT
Easy DIY Iron Wall Art! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Iron-Wall-Art/
Easy DIY Iron Wall Art! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/EVIK/HDYZ6PO7/F67EVIKHDYZ6PO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/EVIK/HDYZ6PO7/F67EVIKHDYZ6PO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/EVIK/HDYZ6PO7/F67EVIKHDYZ6PO7.SMALL.jpg shazni Take a good look at the picture...what do you see...A beautiful metal wall art... scroll down to find out how to do this super  super easy wall art...  :-D Take a good look Gotcha! Tell me the truth....you came to the next step thinking this is metal right?? ;-) well you are wrong! This is simp...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 12:41:30 PDT
Cardboard Waste Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Waste-Tower/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/WS2E/HDXM7O41/F18WS2EHDXM7O41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/WS2E/HDXM7O41/F18WS2EHDXM7O41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/WS2E/HDXM7O41/F18WS2EHDXM7O41.SMALL.jpg dontstop1990 I made this when I moved into my dorm room at college and got fed up having such a messy trash and recycling situation. I designed something to elegantly separate trash from paper recycling and plastic/metal recycling. Having just moved to New York City, I was inspired by the efficiency of building ...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 16:29:14 PST
Cardboard vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-vase/
Cardboard vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/AO28/HDYTVMRR/FHGAO28HDYTVMRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/AO28/HDYTVMRR/FHGAO28HDYTVMRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/AO28/HDYTVMRR/FHGAO28HDYTVMRR.SMALL.jpg dagelias In this instructable I'll show you how you make a cardboard vase out of basic things that you probable have. This is great for someone having a low budget party!  the stuff needed is: Brush Glue Cardboard Knife Soda/Fanta, 0,5L bottle dumbbells ca 5 kg Finding the shape To get the best results...
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 11:36:18 PST
Duct Tape Designed Sketch Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Designed-Sketch-Book/
Duct Tape Designed Sketch Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/QJQE/HDOVW261/FBUQJQEHDOVW261.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/QJQE/HDOVW261/FBUQJQEHDOVW261.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/QJQE/HDOVW261/FBUQJQEHDOVW261.SMALL.jpg kmac1 A fun personalized sketch book made with cardboard and duct tape.  It measures 4 1/2" by 5 7/8" and has 46 pages to unleash your creativity. Supplies This little sketch book can be made with stuff hanging around the house. Supplies: Cardboard Duct tape (a variety is better for personalizatio...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 19:46:21 PST
Quick Coffee Cozy http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Coffee-Cozy/
Quick Coffee Cozy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Y76B/HDOW71C3/FYKY76BHDOW71C3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Y76B/HDOW71C3/FYKY76BHDOW71C3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Y76B/HDOW71C3/FYKY76BHDOW71C3.SMALL.jpg kmac1 Quick, convenient coffee cozy. Supplies Don't have a commercial coffee cozy for that piping hot coffee?  Make one to take with you! Supplies: Coffee Cup Duct Tape Cardboard Paper Straight edge/ Ruler Pencil Scissors Xacto knife Template Lay the coffee cup on a  piece of paper.  Rest ...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 19:49:28 PST
The Cardboard T- rex fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cardboard-T-rex-fossil/
The Cardboard T- rex fossil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/MMK5/HDOW9XJG/F66MMK5HDOW9XJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/MMK5/HDOW9XJG/F66MMK5HDOW9XJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/MMK5/HDOW9XJG/F66MMK5HDOW9XJG.SMALL.jpg nidhish1 In this instructables I will show you how to make a fossil out of cheap materials such as cardboard and tape. The fossil I made really looked like one just escavated from ground. I took less than 3 hours to make it. Here are the stuffs you need: Sheet of Cardboard White glue cardboard box sand Cu...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 01:34:44 PST
Valentine's Day Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Wreath/
Valentine's Day Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/7ZEQ/HD4VLZ1X/F8G7ZEQHD4VLZ1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/7ZEQ/HD4VLZ1X/F8G7ZEQHD4VLZ1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/7ZEQ/HD4VLZ1X/F8G7ZEQHD4VLZ1X.SMALL.jpg elewis03 I don't know about you, but I've been seeing DIY wreaths all over Pinterest. However, all of the tutorials I've seen use styrofoam or straw wreaths in the shapes of heart. I am not spending money on something I could potentially mess up, so instead I used cardboard. I used: Cardboard Felt Ribbon Sc...
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 10:24:26 PST