Instructables: exploring - living - decor - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:28:12 PST BLOX v1.01 Beautiful Succulent Arrangement http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Succulent-Arrangement/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:36:29 PST
DIY Airplant Terrarium and Sculpey Cow Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Airplant-Terrarium-and-Sculpey-Cow-Skull/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:19:19 PST
Dodecahedron 2015 Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Dodecahedron-2015-Calendar/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:42:34 PST
The Beauty of Nature Coaster DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Beauty-of-Nature-Coaster-DIY/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 18:29:57 PST
DIY IKEA Document Wall Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Art-Work-or-Document-Wall-Holder/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 19:27:44 PST
Sequined Halloween Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Sequined-Halloween-Ornament/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:19:28 PST
Workshop Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Pumpkin/
Workshop Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/E6NK/I1YU276H/FMRE6NKI1YU276H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/E6NK/I1YU276H/FMRE6NKI1YU276H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/E6NK/I1YU276H/FMRE6NKI1YU276H.SMALL.jpg jeffbuffington23 This is the easiest pumpkin you will ever carve. Just find a good size pumpkin and raid your kids toy box. Gather your supplies This is what I used for this project.Medium - large bookCraft sticksCraft gluewood stain Collection of toys. I used playmobil accessories. Make the floor For the flo...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 23:08:30 PDT
Low-cost / High-scare Slender Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-High-scare-Slender-Man/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:48:49 PDT
Dremmel Carved Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremmel-Carved-Pumpkin/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:19:30 PDT
How to Make a Cannibalistic Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cannibalistic-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:14:06 PDT
Kids Jack-o'-lantern Halloween Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Jack-o-lantern-Halloween-Craft/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:53:47 PDT
Face Breakout Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Breakout-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:24:01 PDT
Guts and Gore Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Guts-and-Gore-Halloween-props/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:01:54 PDT
Werewolf DIY Throw Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Werewolf-DIY-Throw-Pillow/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:15:43 PDT
Poseable Mummy Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Poseable-Mummy-Hands/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:46:38 PDT
Papercraft Zombies http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-Zombies/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:30:14 PDT
Halloween Garage Door Silhouette http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Garage-Door-Silhouette/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:57:02 PDT
Classic Witch's Broom http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Witchs-Broom/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:50:58 PDT
Giant Spider With Webified Victim! http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Spider-With-Webified-Victim/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:40:37 PDT
Control Your Halloween Decorations With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Halloween-Decorations-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:43:56 PDT
Reaper Yard Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Reaper-Yard-Statue/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:51:07 PDT
Glam Halloween Gourds http://www.instructables.com/id/Glam-Halloween-Gourds/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:02:26 PDT
Vampire Fangs Place Card Holders! http://www.instructables.com/id/Vampire-Fangs-Place-Card-Holders/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:02:51 PDT
Wolverine Claws Through The Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wolverine-Claws-Through-The-Wall/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:21:49 PDT
Candy Delivery Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Delivery-Monster/
Candy Delivery Monster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/7526/I169LGOB/F3S7526I169LGOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/7526/I169LGOB/F3S7526I169LGOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/7526/I169LGOB/F3S7526I169LGOB.SMALL.jpg gwfong The Candy Delivery Monster is the final module in a bigger Halloween themed Rube Goldberg-like system that members of the Marin Makerspace is making for the Bon Air Center Halloween Bash 2014. Kids come to the shopping center and, besides trick-or-treating at the stores, they donate food (for the Ma...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:38:02 PDT
Spider Web Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Web-Lanterns/
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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 13:49:25 PDT
Color Changing All Seeing Eye Crystal Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-All-Seeing-Eye-Crystal-Ball/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:24:20 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 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
Sculpt a prop head THE EASY WAY! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpt-a-prop-head-THE-EASY-WAY/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 19:08:32 PDT
Macabre Bell Jars From Recycled Pop Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Macabre-Bell-Jars-From-Recycled-Pop-Bottles/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 15:12:01 PDT
Captain America Shield Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Shield-Wall-Decoration/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 04:03:25 PDT
Trick or Treat Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Trick-or-Treat-Sign/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 12:59:24 PDT
Halloween "Severed Leg" Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Severed-Leg-Prop/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 12:08:05 PDT
BEETLEJUICE inspired table setting http://www.instructables.com/id/BEETLEJUICE-inspired-table-setting/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 10:37:11 PDT
How to Make a Skeleton & Corpse from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Skeleton-Corpse-from-Scratch/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 19:00:49 PDT
Portable and cheap lighting for outdoor decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-and-cheap-lighting-for-outdoor-decoration/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:06:37 PDT
Halloween Candy Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Candy-Jar/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:53:31 PDT
Wooden Hodge Podge Owl http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hodge-Podge-Owl/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:15:45 PDT
DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Jars/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:30:56 PDT
Sandblasting Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandblasting-Glass/
Sandblasting Glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SMALL.jpg heypatima Sandblasting glass is fun and easy! It's a great way to repurpose old bottles to use around the house. Materials needed:- Clean and dry glass bottles, vases, or drinking glasses- Masking tape (a variety of widths)- Exacto knife- Cutting board- Straight edge- Sandblaster- Your design! Setting Up Yo...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:44:01 PDT
Halloween Tire Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Tire-Cover/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:47:35 PDT
Transform cheap Dollar Store plastic skulls into high quality, realistic looking Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Vastly-increase-the-level-of-realism-quality-and-d/
Transform cheap Dollar Store plastic skulls into high quality, realistic looking Halloween props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to transform low quality Dollar store skulls into high quality, expensive looking halloween props.I will detail two methods you can use to achieve these effects. Gather Materials Materials Needed:As many $1 halloween skulls as you wish from the dollar stor...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:29:33 PDT
Picture Frame Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Terrarium/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:04:39 PDT
Easy Witch's Cauldron from a Yoga Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Witchs-Cauldron-from-a-Yoga-Ball/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:10:38 PDT
Papercraft skull with glowing eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-skull-with-glowing-eyes/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 04:09:56 PDT
Scary & Cute Zip-Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Scary-Cute-Zip-Monster/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 04:45:10 PDT
Life-Size Jack Skellington http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Jack-Skellington/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:52:18 PDT
Singing Pumpkins Illusion DIY guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Singing-Pumpkins-Illusion-your-complete-DIY-guide/
Singing Pumpkins Illusion DIY guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/8S7J/I0DOKPUN/FFS8S7JI0DOKPUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/8S7J/I0DOKPUN/FFS8S7JI0DOKPUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/8S7J/I0DOKPUN/FFS8S7JI0DOKPUN.SMALL.jpg davidandora In 2001, Disneyland introduced the Nightmare Before Christmas elaborate holiday overlay to their Haunted Mansion attraction. In the section normally featuring the beloved bust statues singing "Grim Grinning Ghosts", they are displayed with singing, animated jack-o-lanterns covering them. Since then,...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:20:21 PDT
Optical Illusion Halloween Colouring Activity http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Illusion-Halloween-Colouring-Activity/
Optical Illusion Halloween Colouring Activity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/LPE0/I0ENLQWV/FB5LPE0I0ENLQWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/LPE0/I0ENLQWV/FB5LPE0I0ENLQWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/LPE0/I0ENLQWV/FB5LPE0I0ENLQWV.SMALL.jpg jhutchison This is a perfect low budget classroom or kids club activity for Halloween. Its easy to do and only needs equipment that most people would already have.When this picture is hanging on a wall the eyes of the character follow you around the room due to an optical illusion that is frequently used in ha...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:53:59 PDT