Instructables: exploring - living - decor - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:29:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Photo Pocket Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photo-Pocket-Cushion/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:48:24 PDT
smoky entrance mirror w/ keyhooks http://www.instructables.com/id/smoky-entrance-mirror-w-keyhooks/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:25:29 PDT
Revamp an Old Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-an-Old-Globe/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:48:22 PDT
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/awesome-5x5-giant-art-from-shower-curtain/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:35:17 PDT
Foam Creations: The Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Creations-The-Hook/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:29:57 PDT
Build a License Plate Birdhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-License-Plate-Birdhouse/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:09:24 PDT
Shell Heart Home Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Shell-Heart-Home-Decor/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:38:57 PDT
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Vertical-Blinds/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:03:16 PDT
DIY: Mason Jar Beeswax Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mason-Jar-Beeswax-Candle/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 09:31:00 PDT
Placemat Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Place-Mat-Chandelier/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 05:57:01 PDT
Twine Ball Lamp Shades http://www.instructables.com/id/Twine-Ball-Lamp-Shades/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 15:59:49 PDT
Glass Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Christmas-Tree/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 08:45:33 PST
Embroidered Conversation Heart Knit Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-Conversation-Heart-Knit-Coasters/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 19:05:50 PST
DIY no sew bow pillow cover! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-no-sew-bow-pillow-cover/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 This DIY room decor tutorial is super easy and the final result is very girly and polished. This is what you'll need: -A piece of fabric -A pillow -Scissors -Fabric glue, hot glue or thread and needle if you want to sew. Measurements in my case: Large piece of fabric: 70x70 cm (28x28 in) Small p...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:45:38 PST
Simple Knit Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Knit-Pillow/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:01:49 PST
Sew It yourself - Pillowcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-It-yourself-Pillowcase/
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:10:08 PST
Abominal Snowman Hunting Trophy Christmas Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Abominal-Snowman-Hunting-Trophy-Christmas-Decorati/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 10:56:02 PST
Light Up Christmas Tree Cones DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Christmas-Tree-Cones-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/BKZW/HP3FUOR9/FL3BKZWHP3FUOR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/BKZW/HP3FUOR9/FL3BKZWHP3FUOR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/BKZW/HP3FUOR9/FL3BKZWHP3FUOR9.SMALL.jpg chicdesigncafe This DIY video will show you the easy steps on how to make Christmas tree cones that light up. This is a great project for the holidays and it is so customizable for any decor. All you have to do is buy gorgeous paper that compliments your home. The sky is the limit. Have fun, and stay chic and craf...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 20:44:36 PST
DIY Fall Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fall-Candle-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/Q4AX/HMMFB1O6/F96Q4AXHMMFB1O6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/Q4AX/HMMFB1O6/F96Q4AXHMMFB1O6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/Q4AX/HMMFB1O6/F96Q4AXHMMFB1O6.SMALL.jpg chicdesigncafe This Fall home decor accessory could not be any easier to create. With a few materials and a few steps you can add this to your home decor for Fall now!
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 09:28:35 PDT
Halloween "Bleeding" Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Bleeding-Candles/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 16:21:35 PDT
Jars of Glowing Spirits http://www.instructables.com/id/Jars-of-Glowing-Spirits/
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 20:49:04 PDT
Patterned Concrete Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Concrete-Planters-with-Patterns/
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 01:34:13 PDT
Coconut Shell Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Shell-Jewelry-Box/
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Sat, 25 May 2013 01:37:20 PDT
Eco-Friendly Thumbtacks from Recycled Old Jewelry, Buttons, Stones, etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Friendly-Thumbtacks-from-Recycled-Old-Jewelry/
Eco-Friendly Thumbtacks from Recycled Old Jewelry, Buttons, Stones, etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/SGKH/HF23XI2L/FO6SGKHHF23XI2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/SGKH/HF23XI2L/FO6SGKHHF23XI2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/SGKH/HF23XI2L/FO6SGKHHF23XI2L.SMALL.jpg Heidi Anne I do a lot of arts projects with salvaged materials, and these tacks were a simple, fun endeavor. I love how they recycle little pieces and can be customized for whoever wants them since they incorporate a range of materials. Make-to-Learn Youth Contest What did you make? I made a small collection...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 19:34:01 PDT
Climbing Easter Bunny Cut-Outs http://www.instructables.com/id/Climbing-Easter-Bunny-Cut-Outs/
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 20:17:22 PST
Sheet Music Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Music-Flowers/
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 18:39:28 PST
Paper Butterfly Stickers with Smileys! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-Butterfly-stickers-with-smiley-faces/
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 06:53:35 PST
Paper Cut Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Chromatic-Wall-Art/
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Thu, 29 Nov 2012 06:01:56 PST
Pardon My Duct Tape Turkey-- Happy Thanksgiving http://www.instructables.com/id/Pardon-My-Duct-Tape-Turkey-Happy-Thanksgiving/
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Tue, 20 Nov 2012 14:50:11 PST
Halloween Home Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Home-Decor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/E5Q0/H82U84UD/FOSE5Q0H82U84UD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/E5Q0/H82U84UD/FOSE5Q0H82U84UD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/E5Q0/H82U84UD/FOSE5Q0H82U84UD.SMALL.jpg ChrysN Halloween decorations don't have do be ghoulish.  Be inspired with these stylish decorating ideas to dress up your home whether you are hosting a Halloween party or you are just really into the Halloween spirit. These fun and spooky crafts are easy to make the whole family can get into the spirit. ...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 10:05:52 PDT
Day of the Dead Planters. http://www.instructables.com/id/Day-of-the-Dead-Planters/
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 21:59:38 PDT
Boot-i-licious Halloween Cauldron http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-i-licious-Halloween-Cauldron/
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Thu, 4 Oct 2012 09:33:32 PDT
Rainy Day DIY - Painted Antlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainy-Day-DIY-Painted-Antlers/
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 08:55:07 PDT
Home Decor Art: Quilting Hoop Wall Art with Scrap Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Decor-Art-Quilting-Hoop-Wall-Art-with-Scrap-/
Home Decor Art: Quilting Hoop Wall Art with Scrap Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/HMYF/H4AG8V0P/F2DHMYFH4AG8V0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/HMYF/H4AG8V0P/F2DHMYFH4AG8V0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/HMYF/H4AG8V0P/F2DHMYFH4AG8V0P.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter This project is a cheap and easy way to make art for your home. There are so many ways to do this project and the end result is nothing short of artsy! What You Will Need What You Need: -Quilting Hoops. You can find these at any local hobby or sewing shop. Get as many as you want! Try to pick ou...
By: HomemadeisBetter

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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 07:28:27 PDT
DIY Vintage Light Up Marquee Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vintage-Light-Up-Marquee-Letters/
DIY Vintage Light Up Marquee Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/RPQ6/H337L3U1/F77RPQ6H337L3U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/RPQ6/H337L3U1/F77RPQ6H337L3U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/RPQ6/H337L3U1/F77RPQ6H337L3U1.SMALL.jpg angelabchua I am working on planning and throwing my BFF a baby shower, and she picked an awesome theme; Vintage French Circus!  So naturally, I wanted to make the most epic shower ever known to (wo)man.  One of the things I wanted to create was a vintage looking marquee light that spelled out BABY.  Great for...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 19:21:57 PDT
Giant Map Ampersand http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Map-Ampersand/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 13:47:59 PDT
Hanging Yarn Ball Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Yarn-Ball-Art-1/
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By: HomemadeisBetter

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Sun, 29 Apr 2012 20:01:22 PDT
Mason Jar Stencil Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Stencil-Tutorial/
Mason Jar Stencil Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QJS6/H1JUGNYQ/F58QJS6H1JUGNYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QJS6/H1JUGNYQ/F58QJS6H1JUGNYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QJS6/H1JUGNYQ/F58QJS6H1JUGNYQ.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter I love Mason Jars. This project shows you an easy way to jazz up your Jars, Glasses, or anything really! Since I used a bird to dress up my Jar I had to post this video from Portlandia: (I love this show) What You Will Need What You Will Need: - Jar or Glass. Anything you would like to sten...
By: HomemadeisBetter

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Sun, 29 Apr 2012 07:40:48 PDT
Wooden Plate Clock Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Plate-Clock-Tutorial/
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By: HomemadeisBetter

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Fri, 6 Apr 2012 15:32:50 PDT
Sharing O' the Green - Irish Maiden Made in Glass ( no pun intended) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharing-O-the-Green-Irish-Maiden-Made-in-Glass-/
Sharing O' the Green - Irish Maiden Made in Glass ( no pun intended) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Q3NT/G3TDV9NW/F0OQ3NTG3TDV9NW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Q3NT/G3TDV9NW/F0OQ3NTG3TDV9NW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Q3NT/G3TDV9NW/F0OQ3NTG3TDV9NW.SMALL.jpg barefootbohemian May there always be work for your hands to do. May your purse always hold a coin or two. May the sun always shine on your windowpane. May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain. May the hand of a friend always be near you. May God fill your heart with gladness to cheer you.   This gives m...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 11:17:32 PDT
Decorative Candy Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Candy-Bowl/
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By: kaytea27

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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 17:40:04 PST
Instant Lounge Seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Lounge-Seats/
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By: makecation

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Thu, 28 Oct 2010 20:16:34 PDT
How to Make Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Candles/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 17:21:22 PST
Seashell Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Seashell-Christmas-Tree/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2011 12:51:05 PST
Make a Chalkboard Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Chalkboard-Pumpkin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/3FNS/GUEN7OD9/FYO3FNSGUEN7OD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/3FNS/GUEN7OD9/FYO3FNSGUEN7OD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/3FNS/GUEN7OD9/FYO3FNSGUEN7OD9.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie My daughter and I made a few chalkboard pumpkins from craft pumpkins. Use them to count down the days til Halloween, or draw a different jack-o-lantern face every day of October! Materials: Craft pumpkin chalkboard paint paint brush chalk 1. Wipe down the pumpkin to remove and dust or dirt. 2. Pa...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 17:58:37 PDT
Cheap Easy Halloween Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Easy-Halloween-Decor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/FMIM/GU7FXR15/F3RFMIMGU7FXR15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/FMIM/GU7FXR15/F3RFMIMGU7FXR15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/FMIM/GU7FXR15/F3RFMIMGU7FXR15.SMALL.jpg logannebell I love Halloween, but who has money to spend on decor. This my idea for cheap modern easy decoration. What you will need: 1. foamballs found at any dollar store 2. Candy - I used candy corn but you can use anything. The gumballs with one eye look cool 3. Plastic spider 4. Glue Gun Step 1. Glue gun c...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2011 21:35:42 PDT
Mosaic Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-Rug/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2011 07:12:30 PDT
Boom Boom Clock bomb Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-Boom-Clock-bomb-Prop/
Boom Boom Clock bomb Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/20CD/GSUSMOF8/FJD20CDGSUSMOF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/20CD/GSUSMOF8/FJD20CDGSUSMOF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/20CD/GSUSMOF8/FJD20CDGSUSMOF8.SMALL.jpg spagan HI, this is my first ever instructable, I made a prop bomb clock, out of some junk i had laying around the house mostly. Hope you like it.  Materials Plastic cube-like shaped water container Black, Red, and silver spray paint Duct tape Black cable tape Cotton stuffing A dvd case Cardboard paper t...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2011 05:17:55 PDT
No-Sew Collage Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Collage-Pillow/
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By: lockem

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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 08:21:41 PDT
Paint Chip Easter Egg Party Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Chip-Easter-Egg-Party-Garland/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 13:43:40 PDT