Instructables: exploring - living - crafts - popular Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:32:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Image Transfer to Wood
Image Transfer to Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> CabinetDoorGuys No fuss method for transferring an image onto wood using minimal supplies! I have tried several other methods with mixed results, but THIS WORKS! Supplies You will need:1. A piece of raw (unfinished) wood - lighter woods work better2. Coarse grit (60 or 80 G) sandpaper3. Paper cutter, or scissors...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:56:15 PDT
How to make iPhone speaker
How to make iPhone speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> ishiyasu This "iPhone speaker" is made of a paper tube and cups. I can make it very easy! Materials ・a paper tube ・two paper cups Make a Hole Make a hole in the paper cups with a utility knife. Put the Paper Tube Put the paper tube into the hole. Make a Hole for iPhone Make a hole to insert iPhon...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 03:24:55 PDT
Homemade Flower Hat
Homemade Flower Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> Erica_DIY It’s a French tradition dating back to the 1800s where a couple would preserve mementos from their wedding and marriage together in a glass cloche bell jar. One of the many sentimental items included, besides jewelry, photographs and locks of their babies hair, is the bride’s wedding crown which...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:41:20 PDT
Charles Mackintosh shirt
Charles Mackintosh shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ruud van Koningsbrugge I bought a purple flannel shirt in a sale for almost nothing ( 3 euro). When the bright cellophane came off the color was not so purple as I had thought. A drab misty purple-grey. Boring! Now more than a year later I only put it on once, and my colleagues wondered what had been gone wrong in the lau...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:59:30 PDT
Incredible Binder Clips
Incredible Binder Clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Anodized Aluminum Voronoi Pattern Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> othermachine In keeping with the spirit of making things on the Othermill that are not circuit boards, we were playing around with engraving anodized aluminum when we thought we could do one better and make earrings. Here's a quick rundown on how we did it. What You Will Need An OthermillG-code files for yo...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:06:13 PDT
Yarn Balloon Easter/Holiday Eggs
Yarn Balloon Easter/Holiday Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> vfrpic These are super simple decorations for Easter, Christmas, or any holiday you choose. just change the yarn or string and embellishment colors. Step 1-Shopping List 1-School glue and water (50/50 mixture)2-Yarn3-Water balloons4-Wax paper5-Medium bowl6-Some TIME!Optional-GlovesOptional-Glitter, Spa...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:31:29 PDT
Hooded Baby Towel
Hooded Baby Towel - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mickiswing I'm sharing this tutorial under one condition. If you and I are ever going to the same baby shower, I get to give them the towel! wink, wink I like these so much better than most store bought baby towels. They're cheaper to make, averaging around $10 per towel, and they're much bigger, thicker and ...
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Sun, 17 Feb 2008 14:52:08 PST
Candle-Powered Paper Carousel
Candle-Powered Paper Carousel - More DIY How To Projects]]> Teisha A Christmas Pyramid is a rotating pyramid-shaped structure that is usually powered by the heat of candles around the pyramid’s base. (Take a look at the link above to see some pictures.) The heat from the candles causes blades at the top of the pyramid to rotate, which causes platforms of figurine...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:28:33 PST
How to make a Weighted Companion Cube!
How to make a Weighted Companion Cube! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sabsta Hey!This is my simple but very very very very very time consuming Weighted Companion cube tutorial!I designed and made it myself so it took around 50 -60 hours!It wasn't very difficult, however if it is your first time doing cross stitching then I'd recommend this tutorial video here!It helped me so...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:25:21 PST
Make Bouquets of Paper Flowers
Make Bouquets of Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> Creativeman In this instructable I have combined methods in various, previous instructables that I have made. Some new techniques are inserted so that entire bouquets can be made for your pleasure or gifts as desired. Materials and Tools Paper of various colors Glue, white pva, and hot melt glue with glue gu...
By: Creativeman

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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:12:10 PST
Diagonal Weave Catalog Basket - Cylinder Shaped
Diagonal Weave Catalog Basket - Cylinder Shaped - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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.
How To Make A Dragon scale Loom Bracelet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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)
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY 2013 (Tipping the Ladder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Felting Wool Sweaters - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paige Russell Felting old wool sweaters is an easy way to make room in your closet AND get really great material for all kinds of crafts! Check the Blend There are only two things that are important to felting success:1. The fiber type / blend:I have found that a blend of 65% or higher wool content yields the ...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:28:40 PST
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY (Stuck in the Chimney 2012)
UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DIY (Stuck in the Chimney 2012) - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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...
By: Mr. Noack

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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:49:18 PST
DIY body scrub ♲ 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 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:
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 00:23:40 PDT
Repurposing an old computer
Repurposing an old computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> knife141 Someone once asked me what they could do with an old computer, and my reply was, "Anything you want!" We all have them -- they're in the back of the closet, or in the dusty attic or basement, or sitting out in the garage.  Some may or may not work, and may or may not be worth fixing.  And some are ...
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 05:41:05 PDT
Create Custom My Little Pony Toys!
Create Custom My Little Pony Toys! - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
instructables tubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
How to Make a Duct Tape Hair Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> superdes1 You will need: Your favorite color of duct tape Bobby Pin Ruler Scissors or an Exacto Knife Step 1 Cut an 18.5 inch piece of duct tape. Step 2 Fold the piece in half but leave a little piece of sticky side still free. Then fold it like you are making a bracelet. Step 3 Fold the to...
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Sat, 12 Mar 2011 10:16:54 PST
How to Make Vintage Bottlecap Magnets
How to Make Vintage Bottlecap Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> smileee2 There are a lot of bottlecap magnet tutorials out there, but I happen to LOVE all things vintage, so I took it to another level with clippings from old (vintage) magazines. Vintage magazines have such unique colors, beautifully yellowed pages, with fun and quirky images. Vintage clippings make this ...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 17:57:49 PDT
DIY Book Jewelry Box
DIY Book Jewelry Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Pop Tab Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShaJen Start raiding those recycling bins! Turn aluminum can tabs into cool jewelry! Gather your supplies For starters, you need a pile of pop tabs. Somewhere between 20-26, depending on wrist size. You also need elastic cord and scissors. That's it! No other supplies necessary. Start assembling Cut...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2008 21:00:29 PDT
Shirt and Tie Oragami
Shirt and Tie Oragami - More DIY How To Projects]]> hnguyen27 Material(s): Any paper dollar. Step 1: Fold dollar in half. Step 2: Fold top left and right corners to the crease. Step 3: Fold the triangle part down. Step 4: Take the right side of the triangle and fold a bit to the left. Make sure the angle at the tip of the triangle matches with ...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 15:36:40 PDT
Pincushion Cuff Tutorial
Pincushion Cuff Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> keykalou This pincushion cuff is my favorite sewing accessory! Just strap it on and get busy sewing. It goes where you go, so you won't find yourself frustrated when you are standing there holding an area to pin only to discover that the pincushion is waaaaay over there out of reach. Cut Pieces Cuff(2...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2009 16:55:45 PST
Make This Adorable Felt Butterfly Pillow Cover
Make This Adorable Felt Butterfly Pillow Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> Fab You Bliss A couple of weeks ago I posted a fun tutorial on “How to make a felt sunflower pillow”. And never in my wildest dreams did I imagine that post would have as huge of a response as it has. Yet, I’m very happy for it…to say the least!!! So…since it was such a hit, I decided to make another felt pillow...
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:29:31 PDT
DIY Jewelry: Hologram & Felt Earrings 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
Cold Porcelain Clay Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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! 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: Origami:  QT Rose! Designed By: Hyo A...
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 07:35:43 PST
Recycled Crayons for Valentine's Day Kid's Craft
Recycled Crayons for Valentine's Day Kid's Craft - More DIY How To Projects]]> BounceyBunny It is my 4-year-old daughter’s first year in preschool, which means it’s the first time she gets to hand out Valentine’s Day gifts. After a considerable amount of searching for suitable craft ideas (since that’s much more fun than buying something pre-made from the store), I came across this excelle...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 10:53:40 PST
How to Thread a Sewing Machine
How to Thread a Sewing Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> Efemmeral Machine from a flea market or thrift shop with no instructions? Now you can finally use it The Machine Setup This is your basic sewing machine. No fancy stuff. It has a presser foot and a thin arm where the bobbin goes for hemming and detailed work. I set mine up on my ironing board so that I hav...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2006 15:24:14 PST
How to make an origami Harry Potter Dementor! TCGames In this tutorial, I will show you how to make an origami harry potter dementor! Enjoy and Have fun :D! Origami: Dementor Designed By: JA Voyer Made By: Suhas Sunder
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Mon, 7 May 2012 10:48:51 PDT
Crafted Dragonfly
Crafted Dragonfly - More DIY How To Projects]]> Manick Yoj This glow-in-the-dark-eyed, handmade dragonfly is my most recent creation. It was not an overly difficult project but it made for an unusual and interesting gift. I thought it might be a fun project to share as it was quite satisfying to work on. If you are looking for a project in a similar style,...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 20:37:37 PST
Amazing flower pop up card.
Amazing flower pop up card. - More DIY How To Projects]]> golics Make an amazing flower pop up card.You need 10 piece of normal printer paper.for paper rose ball cool paper cd case paper snowflake 3dhttp://www.metac...
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Wed, 21 Nov 2007 13:51:07 PST
Weaving Paper Hearts
Weaving Paper Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> childmade These woven hearts are made from various prints of card stock and have a lovely pattern and texture.  If you don't have a selection of card stock available, pages from magazines are a great alternative. They work wonderfully as-is on a lovely Valentine's day card, or glued onto a toothpick as a cup...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2012 10:22:18 PST
Succulent Wall Art
Succulent Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> designrevolver I decided to make some living wall art with succulents. This time around was more of an experiment to see how it could be done. I have compiled a step by step instruction as to how I made my own living art box to hang on a wall. As a note, I made this prototype with the concept of making more with ...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2011 15:44:05 PST
DIY Home Depot Bracelet
DIY Home Depot Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> Henry Happened Hi! I'm Stephanie, the blogger at Henry Happened . I have a bit of a DIY addiction and love to roam Home Depot for easy (and cheap) inspiration. Here's a simple project that screams "industrial chic!" :) Last time I roamed the aisles at Home Depot I picked up this metal thingy. Ok, it's actually a ...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2011 09:21:24 PDT
How to Make a Book Without Glue, Staples, or Tape
How to Make a Book Without Glue, Staples, or Tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mothys There is a way to make a book without tape, glue or staples.The materials you need are:-Paper-A Pair of SisccorsYou might need many sheets of paper based on what you are making, but keep this in mind one sheet of paper equals 4 pages.This is my first instructable so please rate and comment it. U w ...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2009 16:23:41 PST
A Perfect Twist
A Perfect Twist - More DIY How To Projects]]> barefootbohemian I use a LOT of twisted wire in my art. So looking about for good ideas on different things I could do, I noticed there was no instructable (at least that I could find) for twisting wire. Even with all the really great instructables available on the site, I still couldn't find one.  Of course this do...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2010 15:20:24 PST
Multi Strand Finger Loop Braiding
Multi Strand Finger Loop Braiding - More DIY How To Projects]]> SFHandyman In this Instructable, I'm going to teach you how to make Finger Loop Braids. With this technique you can make braids with just your hands that have 10 or more strands each. They can be used for anything. Bracelets, chokers, belts, hat bands, as trim on clothing, or furniture... If you need a strong ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2008 02:00:55 PDT
Halloween Lamps You Can Make!
Halloween Lamps You Can Make! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Creativeman To get into the halloween spirt, ooooooohhhhhhh, I decided to make some decorative lamps for the holiday.  These were easy to make, and virtually free, except for the lights.  I bought those after christmas last year, and they were on sale at walmart for $1.00  for a string of 20!  I bought 5 or 6, ...
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Thu, 15 Oct 2009 03:20:01 PDT