Instructables: exploring - living - coffee Mon, 25 May 2015 05:06:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Energizing Coffee Body Scrub
Energizing Coffee Body Scrub - More DIY How To Projects]]> vickyalex Recipe:1/2 cup of plain sugar1/2 cup of brown sugar1 cup of ground coffee2 tbsp coconut oil2 tbsp almond oila little vanilla extractcoffee beans to remain a nice scent (this is optional in case you do not like the scent of coffee as much) Mix all of the ingredients together Pour the scrub into...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 03:18:56 PDT
3 Bulletproof™Coffee Recipes with Cost Comparison
3 Bulletproof™Coffee Recipes with Cost Comparison - More DIY How To Projects]]> mart33n33 Coffee. Butter. Oil. Not exactly the first thing that comes to mind for a balanced and nutritious breakfast. Yet, like a fat hydra that refuses to die, this calorie-laden coffee continues to regularly grab headlines. Bulletproof™Coffee was recently introduced by a Silicon Valley veteran after bein...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:38:11 PDT
No spoon? No problem.
No spoon? No problem. - More DIY How To Projects]]> macgyver33x Very simple life hack for your coffee or tea. Sugar OK, so I'm sure we have all been here. Fresh pot of coffee just waiting to be drank. uh-oh! No spoon for the sugar? That's OK.. Use the lid! Its simple. crease the lid and scoop!!! HAHA! this is my first instructable so please bare with m...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 05:25:45 PST
Thor Meme Coffee Wall Art
Thor Meme Coffee Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyHandmadeHell I think one of my favorite memes, and one of my favorite lines from any movie, is the "This drink...I like it! Another!" inspired by a line from Thor. I wanted some artwork to hang above my coffee station in my small apartment, so I created a piece of art that combined the meme and the original line...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 12:44:13 PST
Coffee Command Center
Coffee Command Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyHandmadeHell I live in a tiny apartment with a tiny kitchen. But man do I love coffee. I love having my coffee machine out and plugged in and ready to go at a moment's notice. I love having my ground coffee right next to my coffee machine so I don't have to think too hard in the morning when I brew my (first) po...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 08:08:21 PST
Fold-Out Under-Table Storage Rack
Fold-Out Under-Table Storage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> jongscx Having an HTPC means you need to control a PC if you want to watch a Movie, play games, etc. This often leads to a messy coffee table with all the wires and keyboards, etc. Even with a wireless setup, you still need to store them somewhere.Building this allows these items to be out-of-the-way when...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:18:09 PST
Save money, Save plastics, Save the world
Save money, Save plastics, Save the world - More DIY How To Projects]]> jhutchison In the UK, each household throws about 40kg of plastics into landfill every year. These plastics can take over 100 years to break down. ( should you spend your hard earned pennies on something you are going to throw away!This instructable will shows some totally lazy way...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:07:18 PST
Hario Skerton Modification
Hario Skerton Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> lanleo After about 6 months of heavy use, I started to get really inconsistent grinds with my Skerton. I could see that the burrs were wearing out from touching each other, so I decided I had nothing to lose by trying to modify the Skerton. There are several forum posts, products, and DIY ideas for modifyi...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:06:18 PST
$5 K-Cup Baby Bottle Coffee Maker
$5 K-Cup Baby Bottle Coffee Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> syfrog So I was faced with this problem. I am the only person In our house that drinks coffee. The Keurig at work has exposed me to the K-cup coffee selection. Along with this I don't really drink enough coffee outside of work to justify spending $60 for a single brew pot. So while up with our newborn ...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:42:12 PST
Coffee Cradle
Coffee Cradle - More DIY How To Projects]]> solobo If you have even an ounce of OCD in your blood (and don't we all?), then it will bother you--in some deep, unconscious, insidious, infectious part of your soul--to see your coffee filters wilting and flattening in the dark clutter of your cabinet. It will sadden you to see gorgeous goblets of gossam...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 05:18:24 PST
Mason Jar Coffee Mug Leather Cover
Mason Jar Coffee Mug Leather Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> Vintiquities I just adore these leather covers that turn any old Mason Jar into a coffee mug. It's the perfect DIY gift for guys, gals, or anyone on your list. Now you can buy these online, but $$$ CACHING! Expensive! Now you can make your own. They are quite simple to make and create a rugged, manly type gift f...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:37:58 PST
Repurposing Coffee Maker as a Planter
Repurposing Coffee Maker as a Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> CarmelitoAndrade In case you have a Coffee Maker that does not function any more , follow this instructable to make a planter which you can use in your kitchen for that wow factor ! Use the decanter below to water the plant and to collect the access water from the plant after watering.Add an color changing LED below...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 06:58:19 PST
Making your Travel Mug more user-friendly
Making your Travel Mug more user-friendly - More DIY How To Projects]]> 1o_o7 If you are anything like me, you drink plenty of coffee out of "Travel Mugs".However, one annoying thing about this is that the little air hole on the top is always too small! It seems to be designed for "sippers" rather than "gulpers" like me. I like to take a good solid pull from the coffee not so...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:48:52 PST
Coffee System
Coffee System - More DIY How To Projects]]> tur0kk This a system that lets you brew coffee remote controlled and tells you when the coffee has the optimal drinking temperature. Wiring Wire the hardware according to the schematics. You will need: Arduino433 mhz transmitterThermistor10 kOhm ResistorRemote switchWiresBreadboard (optional)Also plug i...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:27:46 PST
Metal Coffee Pour Over Stand
Metal Coffee Pour Over Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> deweymakes I'm the only coffee drinker in my household, so I have a little #2 pour over cone coffe filter that I use every morning. Sometimes I have a problem balancing said coffee filter on top of the particular coffee cup I'm using. So I decided to build a stand for it. I chose to use a few bolts and som...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:09:52 PST
Espresso Detox Bath
Espresso Detox Bath - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiriko Kikuchi If you liked my Exfoliating Caffe Latte Face & Body Mask and Wake Up Glowing With This $3 Detox Ritual posts, you're going to love this simple Instructable for how to draw a detoxifying, energizing espresso bath. Your skin will benefit from the residual caffeine and antioxidants in the espresso grou...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:04:27 PST
Keurig 2.0 Hack
Keurig 2.0 Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> technologyguy The Keurig 2.0 is a beautiful, modern brewing machine that produces hot flavourful coffee, tea or hot chocolate at the touch of a button. It has touch screen controls, various programming options and a large water reservoir. I bought it as a replacement for my older Keurig. What I found out when I g...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 11:48:13 PDT
Exfoliating Caffè Latte Face & Body Maskè-Latte-Face-Body-Mask/
Exfoliating Caffè Latte Face & Body Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiriko Kikuchi Who doesn't love a good jolt of caffeine to wake you up? Every morning, I fix myself a latte to get going. I love treating myself to the vanilla iced cold brew latte from Sightglass, my favorite coffee shop in San Francisco (which is where I took the above photo). I love how decadent and filling - a...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 00:14:35 PDT
Starbucks Costume ($7)
Starbucks Costume ($7) - More DIY How To Projects]]> PlatypusParty578 Here is a simple tutorial on the construction of a Starbucks Coffee Costume, shown far left.Supplies:1 Light Brown Dress (I got mine at a thrift shop for about $5)1 Bottle of Forrest Green Acrylic Paint (Walmart, $1.50)1 Cream Scarf (Already Owned)1 Cream Headband (Already Owned)1 Dowel Rod (Walmart...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:17:51 PDT
Clear Acrylic Coffee Pod Holder
Clear Acrylic Coffee Pod Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> ucn Hey guys, just a quick post to share (yet another) coffee pod holder.Our Nespresso sits in a small niche in the kitchen, with a specially designed shallow drawer just below it for the coffee pods. I originally designed this holder as an insert to keep our coffee pods organised in the drawer, but in ...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:58:57 PDT
How to Survive Dorm Living MsSweetSatisfaction For those of us went to college, dorms were a necessary evil. You space was limited, you might have kitchen or might not, suddenly you don't have access to your parents cooking supplies, no one seems to have the same idea of quiet as you, and you were stuck with this bland room with bland furnitur...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:35:01 PDT
decalcify and repair your coffeepad machine
decalcify and repair your coffeepad machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> dmustace In this instructable i´m gonna show you how easy it is to decalcify you coffeemachine and save a lot of money.I repaired a Dolce Gusto where the guarantee is extinct years ago so i tried on my own to repair this. The problem was that the machine is losing water when you are gonna make a coffee. WARN...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 06:15:08 PDT
Coffee Bar Scrub
Coffee Bar Scrub - More DIY How To Projects]]> -fluffybunny- Coffee is good for your skin so make this bar for the shower!! Gather Your Ingredients All you need for this simple coffee bar is:•1/2 cup corn starch•1/2 cup sugar•1 cup coffee•water in spray bottle Pour In A Large Bowl null Mix Mix. I used my hands to make shore that there were no clumps....
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 09:34:16 PDT
Espresso / single brew coffee machine auto water filler
Espresso / single brew coffee machine auto water filler - More DIY How To Projects]]> jasit We have about 50 staff in our office, and one of the things I have to start the day is an iced espresso. Only problem was the fact no one would ever fill up the water container. Having played with arduino, I thought it would be a cool project to create an auto filler. I looked at the costs and what...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:34:27 PDT
Quick DIY French Press
Quick DIY French Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> Josh Campbell If you're really in a pinch for some high quality caffeine, there are no coffee shops around and all you have is say, a hotel coffee maker in the bathroom (gross), this life hack just might perk up your day! What you need Glass or mug preferably with no taper (the opening is the same size at the...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:44:28 PDT
Elegant beaded 'pearl' coasters
Elegant beaded 'pearl' coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tickytoria Add a little glamour to your morning coffee with these easy to make 'pearl' coasters. Materials needed What you will need to make these awesome coasters:- (pearl) beads; two sizes or one size whatever you prefer- 1cm wide ribbon- felt- glue gun- scissors- needle and thread to easily pull ribbon ...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 07:18:30 PDT
Coffee Mud Mask
Coffee Mud Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> savynaturalista Keep you Skin nice and tight this summer with this easy coffee mud mask, perfect for the face!Coffee Mud Mask Recipe:4 tbsps. bentonite clay2 tbsps. coffee grounds2- 5 tbsps. apple cider vinegar (can be substituted for water)Recipe Directions: In a small bowl add clay, coffee grounds and mix until i...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:45:59 PDT
Keurig Problems
Keurig Problems - More DIY How To Projects]]> syfrog After purchasing a suspicious $10 Keurig from the local Goodwill I was quick to find out why this brewer had been donated.The unit would make 1 good cup then eventually it would sound like it was going through the motions but you would get a partial or no cup of coffee.I didn't know if a could remis...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 17:10:14 PDT
Short Bunn G1 Coffee Grinder Mod AKA:MiniBunn
Short Bunn G1 Coffee Grinder Mod AKA:MiniBunn - More DIY How To Projects]]> langflood MiniBunn Bunn G1 ModA “How-To” for chopping the Bunn G1 down to counter height-lower the altitude and increase the attitude-This mod uses the entire case. We leave the lid and footplate/drawer intactact. We will trim the back and two side plates, and then rivet them back together. The bag chute wi...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 11:15:29 PDT
Button Loop Coffee Cozie
Button Loop Coffee Cozie - More DIY How To Projects]]> momoluv Hey everybody it's momo and today I'll be doing a button loop coffee cozie. If you haven't already check out my other cozie with a tea tag Supplies 1- thick elastic hair band2- yarn3- knitting needles {or crochet}4- button5- string6- needles {big and small} Knit Or Crochet Knit or crochet vert...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 07:22:09 PDT
Knit Coffee Cozy
Knit Coffee Cozy - More DIY How To Projects]]> momoluv In this tutorial I will show you something I do for a 'living'. And you can too! They make great money, so you can start selling them locally! Spread the word!!!!! Gather Materials 1- any yarn2- knitting needles3- felt square4- different color strings5- needles (thick and sharp point)6- patience ...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:36:35 PDT
DIY Dinosaur Eggs
DIY Dinosaur Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> DeandrasCrafts My oldest son was learning about dinosaurs in his class and it gave me motivation to do these Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Dinosaur Eggs (or rocks if you don't want to shape them into eggs.) We had all the ingredients, but I would suspect that some people may not have sand readily available to them.  It on...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:30:12 PDT
Biodegradable flower pots out of coffee grounds!
Biodegradable flower pots out of coffee grounds! - More DIY How To Projects]]> TVG3000 Did you know coffee grounds still have a lot of good uses after they've been used? In this instructable we'll make a flower pot that is completely biodegradable. This means that you can put the plant with the pot in the ground when the plant has withered. It is biodegradable because the base materi...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:26:04 PDT
How to Use the Kitchen at TechShop San Francisco
How to Use the Kitchen at TechShop San Francisco - More DIY How To Projects]]> joanadrienne If you're a member at TechShop, you've probably taken advantage of the unlimited coffee and popcorn. Maybe you've even used the microwave to "cook" some ramen noodles? But did anyone ever walk you through all the kitchen how-to's and etiquette to make you an awesome TechShop member? If not, this g...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 10:54:04 PDT
Drink Coasters - DIY Tutorial
Drink Coasters - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> LetsTryDIY Ever thought about crafting your own drink coasters? Well, here is how! Price: 1 – 5$ || Time: 1 – 3 h || Difficulty: Easy What you need For this project you will need: Napkins or printed pictures (on regular printer paper) Glue (that turns transparent when dry!) Brush Scissor Rubber foam or...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 04:17:24 PST
lunchbox saddle bag from old coveralls
lunchbox saddle bag from old coveralls - More DIY How To Projects]]> cutprogram1 I love my old lunchbox. Like my coveralls like old friends. My problem is my lunchbox will not carry my coffee cup without a soggy PB & J by lunch. Lets get started.... parts and supplies Tools ans supplies:scissorsneedlethreadleftover coveralls from another 'iblelunch boxcoffee mugand lastly...t...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 21:00:41 PST
Keurig "My K-Cup" Drying Rack
Keurig "My K-Cup" Drying Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> funcky My Love and I each received a "My K-Cup" for Christmas for use with our Keurig coffee maker. The problem is the "My K-cups" didn't have a good place to dry and store near our Keurig and we use them almost daily. So I came up with the drying rack to use that we now keep right next to our Keurig. It w...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:24:54 PST
DIY Brown Sugar + Coffee Body Scrub
DIY Brown Sugar + Coffee Body Scrub - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nomad-Creations Today I will show you how to make your own luxurious body scrub at home!  It is inexpensive to make, fun, and feels amazing :)  I show in my instructable how I made a batch and bottled some into a gift. ENJOY! Gather Your Ingredients and Tools! However big you want to make your batch, use these b...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 23:42:02 PST
Nerdy French Press Cozy from Recycled Clothes
Nerdy French Press Cozy from Recycled Clothes - More DIY How To Projects]]> arynn mckenzie I don’t know about you, but my biggest problem with a french press is not the sledge at the bottom of the pot. It is not the chance of broken glass. My problem is that no matter how wonderfully hot the first cup is the second cup of coffee is icy cold. Heck, it’s so cold I feel like I might as well...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 12:25:41 PST
The Krazy K-Cup Kontainer macgeek Keurig k cups, I love them, they are so convenient and what a great cup of coffee, yea they are expensive and waste caused by them is enormous! But as a Instructable person, and maker you know we will be able to turn these into the Altoid tins of recycling and storage! My issue was how to store t...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 12:50:32 PST
Coffee capsule holder
Coffee capsule holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kjewbee "This home runs on love, laughter and cups of coffee" A beautiful quote to start your day! Make this coffee capsule holder yourself in whatever color you want. Change the design, make it dull by losing the quote, make it smaller, bigger, whatever! If you want to make it and sell it, you can, but on...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:34:37 PST
Stylish Coffee Capsules Holder
Stylish Coffee Capsules Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> laxap Make a stylish coffee capsules holder. Today, looking for a present for my Mum, I saw, in a shop, a coffee capsule holder that would come very handy. But it was way too ugly... Then I remembered some previous design, and having some acrylic and wood leftovers. So, this minimalist contemporary desig...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 14:11:02 PST
3 DIY Beauty Products that smooth & firm skin Momasaurus How do these work? The coffee will exfoliate your skin, removing dead skin cells. Caffeine is a vasodilator, which means it constricts blood vessels in the skin. This action works to make blood vessels tighter and firmer very quickly, which is reflected in your skin texture. Recipe #1: Coffee Face ...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:49:41 PST
Map Coasters (aka Coast-To-Coasters)
Map Coasters (aka Coast-To-Coasters) - More DIY How To Projects]]> ctx1985 This is a fun little project that doesn't require a lot of materials or tools. The end result is a neat coaster that will give any room more character and a nice vintage look. What you need: -Old map or atlas -Coaster(s) -Glue -Scissors or knife -Pencil or pen -Casting resin Let's get started! ...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 00:16:40 PST
Reliced paper Bjarke This was just some common printer paper that i tarnished. I started out with finding a suiting font on Then i printed it on to the paper in max DPI. After that i burned the sides with a candlelight. (to get a black edge you need to stop the fire with your fingers) I then placed the pap...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 14:57:35 PST
"Coffee Flight Deck" for coffee tasting
"Coffee Flight Deck" for coffee tasting - More DIY How To Projects]]> BradMartinson TechShop San Jose has a Coffee Roasting workshop, and needed a way to organize the different roasts for tasting.  I designed a simple plank to hold eight demitasse cups.  The format of the workshop allows time to roast up to 8 varieties of green coffee beans, and the "Flight Deck" is used as a place...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:35:19 PDT
Homemade Coffee Candle!
Homemade Coffee Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Improvisation Here is my original Coffee Candle recipe! This project is fun, cheap and easy (if you do it right!) I saw some funky candles in the store (I think they were Yankee), and I thought to myself... "Wow, I can make one of these with some household objects!" Here is another one of my candles, check it ...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 10:24:59 PDT
Cold Process Chocolate Coffee Soap Making grace_choy Ingredients: Palm oil 200g Coconut oil 200g Olive oil 200g Beeswax 60g Naoh 90g Distilled water 240g Dark Chocolate 20g Coffee Ground (get it free from coffee shop) 10g ** Always wear safety goggles and rubber gloves  ** Work in an area that has good ventilation        1. Weight the soap maki...
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:44:35 PDT
DIY Naked Coffee Portafilter
DIY Naked Coffee Portafilter - More DIY How To Projects]]> ak666 Creating/making a naked portafilter is very simple using a hole saw. This how I made mine. Tools used: -50mm holesaw -Drill -Dremel and grinding stone or sand paper Step 1 Use hole saw to drill out bottom.  Warning Watch out for the small shaving, cover your eyes, hands and don't breath...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 04:11:37 PDT
Mobile Coffee Kit
Mobile Coffee Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> MacGyver9 This tutorial will show you how to put together a coffee kit that can be used to make a great cup of coffee whether on the road, camping or just on your back deck. One of the things I cherish is a great cup of coffee, whether it is made from a fancy coffee machine or made from scratch. When mobile (...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:01:14 PDT