Instructables: exploring - living - crafts - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:53:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tiny Matchbox Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Matchbox-Suitcase/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 11:15:26 PDT
Digitize a work of art http://www.instructables.com/id/Digitize-a-work-of-art/
Digitize a work of art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SMALL.jpg Tcdevine I used scanning software and software to digitize jpeg files to embroider items for my grandchild to give her parents. You can digitize most things that a child or adult can draw. Create or select a piece of your child's work You can start with most drawings or pictures you have. I had my grandd...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:01:46 PDT
Strung Out Maps! http://www.instructables.com/id/Strung-Out-Maps/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:54:36 PDT
Make Your Own Thermocolor (Color-Change) Paint! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Thermocolor-Color-Change-Paint/
Make Your Own Thermocolor (Color-Change) Paint! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/XU92/I9LZERPJ/FT0XU92I9LZERPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/XU92/I9LZERPJ/FT0XU92I9LZERPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/XU92/I9LZERPJ/FT0XU92I9LZERPJ.SMALL.jpg TheProcrastibaker Have you ever wondered how items such as cups or pencils that change color when exposed to heat or cold work? They involve some form of thermocolor (also referred to as thermochromic) pigment. This Instructable will show you how to make your very own custom thermocolor paints using those pigments!!...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 08:56:26 PDT
Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Dragon-Eggs/
Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/0XJA/I6YXLRHX/FXC0XJAI6YXLRHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/0XJA/I6YXLRHX/FXC0XJAI6YXLRHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/0XJA/I6YXLRHX/FXC0XJAI6YXLRHX.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make the Dragon Eggs from Game of Thrones to celebrate the new season and to add some fun to your upcoming Easter egg hunt! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need Sticky back foam sheetsScissors DecoArt Dazzling Metallics Americana Multi-Surface Satin Paint in brown and white DecoAr...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 07:25:28 PST
Sew a Patch on a Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Patch-on-a-Jacket/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 12:57:01 PST
Navagating a Dollar Store for Instructables Hacks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Navagating-a-Dollar-Store-for-Instructables-Hacks/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:29:13 PST
Striped Spring Vases http://www.instructables.com/id/Striped-Spring-Vases/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:50:54 PST
Sugar Skull T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-T-Shirt/
Sugar Skull T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/D1MY/I4UNQRAD/F1ZD1MYI4UNQRAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/D1MY/I4UNQRAD/F1ZD1MYI4UNQRAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/D1MY/I4UNQRAD/F1ZD1MYI4UNQRAD.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make a beautiful sugar skull t-shirt (or tote) with fabric and Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint from E-6000! Watch the quick video tutorial here! You'll need Print out of skull pattern (next step)E-6000 Stitchless Glue Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint 12" x 12" piece of cotton...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 06:20:20 PST
Handmade Hot Process Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Hot-Process-Soap/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 12:10:03 PDT
Iron on Transfers for T-Shirts, Tote Bags, and Other Fabrics http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-on-Transfers-for-T-Shirts-Tote-Bags-and-Oth/
Iron on Transfers for T-Shirts, Tote Bags, and Other Fabrics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/22IY/HJ602XYB/FWJ22IYHJ602XYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/22IY/HJ602XYB/FWJ22IYHJ602XYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/22IY/HJ602XYB/FWJ22IYHJ602XYB.SMALL.jpg vintageretroantique How to Transfer Graphics Onto T-Shirts and More Iron on transfers are great for t-shirts, and once you know how to apply your own custom images to fabric with the use of iron on transfer sheets, the possibilities are endless!  You can make custom clothing, tote bags, aprons, and much more.  Whether...
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 20:51:20 PDT
Transferring a Picture Onto Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Place-a-Photo-on-Wood-Creatively/
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Mon, 1 Oct 2012 19:25:18 PDT
Soft-circuit LED Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-circuit-LED-Bracelet/
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Sat, 9 Feb 2008 17:26:04 PST
Make an Awesome Clock Using Lolly Sticks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Awesome-Clock-Using-Lolly-Sticks/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:33:06 PST
How to Make a Triangular Hexahedron out of Paper (Sonobe Units) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Triangular-Hexahedron-out-of-Paper-S/
How to Make a Triangular Hexahedron out of Paper (Sonobe Units) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/22MA/I1SBB3T5/FZL22MAI1SBB3T5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/22MA/I1SBB3T5/FZL22MAI1SBB3T5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/22MA/I1SBB3T5/FZL22MAI1SBB3T5.SMALL.jpg haiku-san About the ProcessThe art of modular origami (paper folding with multiple pieces of paper, often used to create 3D geometric shapes) has been enjoyed by all ages. It is an extremely diverse field, consisting of many models, from figures that can be made with 2 pieces of paper, to elaborate models ass...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:21:05 PDT
Turn any image into a cross stitch pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-image-into-a-cross-stitch-pattern/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 22:31:02 PDT
How to make a Paper Crane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Paper-Crane-1/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 19:35:30 PST
Super Easy DIY Rubber Band Jewelry- Making Candy Color Flower Loom Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-DIY-Rubber-Band-Jewelry-Making-Candy-Co/
Super Easy DIY Rubber Band Jewelry- Making Candy Color Flower Loom Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7AYT/HZJOC4XJ/F437AYTHZJOC4XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7AYT/HZJOC4XJ/F437AYTHZJOC4XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7AYT/HZJOC4XJ/F437AYTHZJOC4XJ.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Hi, guys, this is an easy instruction on making flower loom band bracelet. The elastic band bracelet requires colorful rubber bands, rubber band hook and S clip (all can be found on Pandahall ) Hope you will check this flower loom bracelet instructions out and comment, or like! Materials needed ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:15:55 PDT
Homecoming Ribbon (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homecoming-Ribbon/
Homecoming Ribbon (updated) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/80NP/FLKK39KC/FLT80NPFLKK39KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/80NP/FLKK39KC/FLT80NPFLKK39KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/80NP/FLKK39KC/FLT80NPFLKK39KC.SMALL.jpg Very Interesting When I moved from the west coast to Texas, I couldn't help but notice the giant ribbons people wore at the homecoming football games. Why??? Texas sized school pride! They're very cumbersome, heavy, cost a fortune, and if you don't have one, you're treated as though you have the bubonic plague. T...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 07:06:10 PDT
Image Transfer to Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Transfer-to-Wood/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:56:15 PDT
How to make iPhone speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-iPhone-speaker/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 03:24:55 PDT
Homemade Flower Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Flower-Hat/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:41:20 PDT
Charles Mackintosh shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Charles-Mackintosh-shirt/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:59:30 PDT
Incredible Binder Clips http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-Binder-Clips/
Incredible Binder Clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BVMK/HV3Q6F3J/FN8BVMKHV3Q6F3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BVMK/HV3Q6F3J/FN8BVMKHV3Q6F3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BVMK/HV3Q6F3J/FN8BVMKHV3Q6F3J.SMALL.jpg rkulkarni5 Just irritated by all tangled wires on desk wanted something to fix it or just bore to work on Monday mornings here are some of the innovative stuff that you can do from Clips : Smart Phone Stand There are almost hundreds of ways to do smart phone stand by using binder clips I personally like thi...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 23:59:21 PDT
Anodized Aluminum Voronoi Pattern Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Anodized-Aluminum-Voronoi-Pattern-Earrings/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:06:13 PDT
Yarn Balloon Easter/Holiday Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Balloon-EasterHoliday-Eggs/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:31:29 PDT
Hooded Baby Towel http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooded-Baby-Towel/
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Sun, 17 Feb 2008 14:52:08 PST
Candle-Powered Paper Carousel http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Powered-Paper-Carousel/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:28:33 PST
How to make a Weighted Companion Cube! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Weighted-Companion-Cube/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:25:21 PST
Make Bouquets of Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bouquets-of-Paper-Flowers/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:12:10 PST
Diagonal Weave Catalog Basket - Cylinder Shaped http://www.instructables.com/id/Diagonal-Weave-Catalog-Basket-Cylinder-Shaped/
Diagonal Weave Catalog Basket - Cylinder Shaped - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1FS1/HRCK3YC9/F5H1FS1HRCK3YC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1FS1/HRCK3YC9/F5H1FS1HRCK3YC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/1FS1/HRCK3YC9/F5H1FS1HRCK3YC9.SMALL.jpg wrenv Time to put those mail order catalogs to a new practical use! Supplies Needed 1 mail order catalog Scissors or paper cutter Something to use to pry staples open Plastic bottle (the size of the bottle will determine the diameter of your finished basket) from this example I used a large medicine bo...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 05:28:36 PST
How To Make A Dragon scale Loom Bracelet. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Dragon-scale-Loom-Bracelet/
How To Make A Dragon scale Loom Bracelet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/R6E1/HQJZPE66/FJIR6E1HQJZPE66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/R6E1/HQJZPE66/FJIR6E1HQJZPE66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/R6E1/HQJZPE66/FJIR6E1HQJZPE66.SMALL.jpg RAWR Its Gracie Here is what the dragon scale bracelet looks like. This is an 8 peg bracelet. The I'm showing you is a 6 peg bracelet. You can make it either 4,6,8,10 or 12 pegs long. Items You'll Need You will need: 1 rainbow loom 1 tool 2 or more colours of bands 2-6 C-clips or S-clips Placing Bands Placi...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:08:44 PST
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY 2013 (Tipping the Ladder) http://www.instructables.com/id/UGLY-CHRISTMAS-SWEATER-DIY-2013-Tipping-the-Ladder/
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY 2013 (Tipping the Ladder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CWCU/HO7XMZ1D/FTMCWCUHO7XMZ1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CWCU/HO7XMZ1D/FTMCWCUHO7XMZ1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CWCU/HO7XMZ1D/FTMCWCUHO7XMZ1D.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack Woohoo! Made the top 12 again this year. Check out my video and the other finalists and let me know what you think....   Last year I assembled my first Ugly Christmas Sweater entitled "Stuck in the Chimney". My love for building costumes around Halloween, slightly spilled into th...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 10:15:01 PST
Felting Wool Sweaters http://www.instructables.com/id/Felting-Wool-Sweaters/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:28:40 PST
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY (Stuck in the Chimney 2012) http://www.instructables.com/id/UGLY-CHRISTMAS-SWEATER-DIY/
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY (Stuck in the Chimney 2012) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/QBGK/HO237AHZ/FL5QBGKHO237AHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/QBGK/HO237AHZ/FL5QBGKHO237AHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/QBGK/HO237AHZ/FL5QBGKHO237AHZ.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack When Halloween officially ends. everyone immediately switches into festive mode. I used to get sad when costume making season ended, but then I discovered the art of the UGLY christmas sweater!  Now....some of you may have been to an ugly Christmas sweater party. Some of you may have an original be...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:49:18 PST
DIY body scrub ♲ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-body-scrub-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/WKLE/HNM457LD/F68WKLEHNM457LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/WKLE/HNM457LD/F68WKLEHNM457LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/WKLE/HNM457LD/F68WKLEHNM457LD.SMALL.jpg singlivelife Body scrubs are great!  They leave skin feeling fresh and smooth as well as healthy and glowing by exfoliating off old layers of dead skin.  (They are also a must before applying sunless tanner or getting a spray tan.)  However, sometimes you just don’t have the money to buy one or just don’t have...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 14:33:28 PST
DIY: 3 Duct Tape Necklaces http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3-Duct-Tape-Necklaces/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/ZPDS/HLH24XSV/FCSZPDSHLH24XSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/ZPDS/HLH24XSV/FCSZPDSHLH24XSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/ZPDS/HLH24XSV/FCSZPDSHLH24XSV.SMALL.jpg creme de la craft Turn ordinary duct tape into stylish fashion pieces! I've always been amazed at all the creative ways duct tape is being used these days and with the growing selection of colors, I can only imagine the list will get longer. Full tutorial: http://www.cremedelacraft.com/
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 00:23:40 PDT
Repurposing an old computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-an-old-computer/
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 05:41:05 PDT
Create Custom My Little Pony Toys! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Custom-My-Little-Pony-Toys/
Create Custom My Little Pony Toys! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/8CY0/HHS9WL7E/FDN8CY0HHS9WL7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/8CY0/HHS9WL7E/FDN8CY0HHS9WL7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/8CY0/HHS9WL7E/FDN8CY0HHS9WL7E.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft You know there are a ton of ponies from the Friendship is Magic show that you'd love to have in toy form! Well, at least the list goes on and on for us... starting with Daring Do...and enters the realm of our own custom ponies! Here's a fabulous way to create your very own custom pony! It's a super ...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:49:44 PDT
instructables tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/instructables-tubes/
instructables tubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/NWEW/HHI4SQ3S/FHJNWEWHHI4SQ3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/NWEW/HHI4SQ3S/FHJNWEWHHI4SQ3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/NWEW/HHI4SQ3S/FHJNWEWHHI4SQ3S.SMALL.jpg bobzjr Make your own clear storage tubes with this easy inexpensive method.  You decide the length (up to 8 feet).  Similar products are available, but this has several advantages.  Although utilitarian, these can look great in living spaces too. The tubes can be cut to desired length.  The square ends ar...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 23:59:04 PDT
How to Make a Duct Tape Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Duct-Tape-Hair-Bow/
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Sat, 12 Mar 2011 10:16:54 PST
How to Make Vintage Bottlecap Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Vintage-Bottlecap-Magnets/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 17:57:49 PDT
DIY Book Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Jewelry-Box/
DIY Book Jewelry Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/4RKK/HGH6JEW7/F5D4RKKHGH6JEW7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/4RKK/HGH6JEW7/F5D4RKKHGH6JEW7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/4RKK/HGH6JEW7/F5D4RKKHGH6JEW7.SMALL.jpg oneremainsclear Make a box to stow all of your jewelry. You can store it lying down or upright. Or hide your jewelry on your bookshelf!  Materials You will need: Large Book Box ( I bought mine at Michael's for $11)  Cork  Adhesive Squares Wire (Soft, Flexible 14-8 gauge) Box's to fit your other Jewelry (Braclets...
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Fri, 10 May 2013 10:50:30 PDT
Pop Tab Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-Tab-Bracelets/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2008 21:00:29 PDT
Shirt and Tie Oragami http://www.instructables.com/id/Shirt-and-Tie-Oragami/
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 15:36:40 PDT
Pincushion Cuff Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincushion-Cuff-Tutorial/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2009 16:55:45 PST
Make This Adorable Felt Butterfly Pillow Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-This-Adorable-Felt-Butterfly-Pillow-Cover/
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:29:31 PDT
DIY Jewelry: Hologram & Felt Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jewelry-Hologram-Felt-Earrings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/43AJ/HDOW6PX1/FWL43AJHDOW6PX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/43AJ/HDOW6PX1/FWL43AJHDOW6PX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/43AJ/HDOW6PX1/FWL43AJHDOW6PX1.SMALL.jpg pinkchocolatebreak It’s amazing how many things you can create with felt, from pimping tote bags to creating your own earrings. Adding broken pieces of a cd to the earrings gave it an edgy and creative touch. Plus if you’re dealing with a recent break up, breaking an old cd your ex gave you in little pieces might be t...
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Sat, 2 Mar 2013 17:13:45 PST
Cold Porcelain Clay Recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Cold-Porcelain-Clay-air-dry-modelling/
Cold Porcelain Clay Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/JJ52/GBF5KQ02/FTWJJ52GBF5KQ02.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/JJ52/GBF5KQ02/FTWJJ52GBF5KQ02.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/JJ52/GBF5KQ02/FTWJJ52GBF5KQ02.SMALL.jpg Gomi Romi I was wondering about polymer clay substitutes and decided to experiment with homemade air-dry clays. This recipes is very fast and easy to make, not to mention inexpensive. There's no need to bake either. The things that can be modelled from cold porcelain clays are incredible. Its possible to sc...
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 20:30:53 PDT
How to make an Origami Valentine's Day QT Rose! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Origami-Valentines-Day-QT-Rose/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/Q4FF/HCV8NKGX/FIJQ4FFHCV8NKGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/Q4FF/HCV8NKGX/FIJQ4FFHCV8NKGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/Q4FF/HCV8NKGX/FIJQ4FFHCV8NKGX.SMALL.jpg TCGames In this tutorial, I will show you how to make an origami QT Rose. Enjoy :D!  If you are looking to buy good quality origami paper and popular folding books take a look at the following website: http://www.origami-shop.com/index.php?ref=70&affiliate_banner_id=5 Origami:  QT Rose! Designed By: Hyo A...
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 07:35:43 PST