Instructables: exploring - living - decor - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:03:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Glass Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/CBI8/HQ1E04E1/FYKCBI8HQ1E04E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/CBI8/HQ1E04E1/FYKCBI8HQ1E04E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/CBI8/HQ1E04E1/FYKCBI8HQ1E04E1.SMALL.jpg MikenHarnish This is a wall decoration I created to go with my blue and silver Christmas theme. It was very simple And cost about $50 total. At the end of this instructable I have a picture of how I changed the shelves for Valentines day. These are the tools you will need. Materials These are the tools you wi...
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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/
Embroidered Conversation Heart Knit Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SMALL.jpg bdickson1 Get ready for Valentine's Day by whipping up your very own set of Conversation Heart Coasters!  For more details see my blog JustBCrafty.com Materials: US size 8 knitting needles worsted weight acrylic yarn, white and V-Day inspired colors Knitted Heart Pattern yarn needle Knit the heart To make...
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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/
Sew It yourself - Pillowcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/RATB/HQCWGSDT/FABRATBHQCWGSDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/RATB/HQCWGSDT/FABRATBHQCWGSDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/RATB/HQCWGSDT/FABRATBHQCWGSDT.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Sew yourself some pillowcases. You need: - some lovely fabric - new or big enough leftover - your sewing machine +thread - zipper Preparing I am going to make a pillowcase for a 40x40cm pillow.So I need a piece of fabric which is laid double with 40x40cm+ 1-2cm seam allowance for 3 sides. Side ...
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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
Make Concrete Planters/Vase with Patterns 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/
Sheet Music Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/3FAB/H9T4CGC1/FZK3FABH9T4CGC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/3FAB/H9T4CGC1/FZK3FABH9T4CGC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/3FAB/H9T4CGC1/FZK3FABH9T4CGC1.SMALL.jpg Jessie Marie Have you ever wanted to make sheet music flowers to display in your living room, hang on your wall, or give to your friends? Well, here's a super simple way to make them speedy quick with no special supplies! Just follow these instructions and in less than 10 minutes you will have your very own shee...
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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/
Paper Cut Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/E6EQ/H9T4CMTF/FO4E6EQH9T4CMTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/E6EQ/H9T4CMTF/FO4E6EQH9T4CMTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/E6EQ/H9T4CMTF/FO4E6EQH9T4CMTF.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz Have an empty wall? then this instructable can really help you! I always look for easy crafting, art and sewing. Paper cut art is one of my favorite. In this instructable will show you how to make an easy, colorful, cheap yet lovely wall art.  Materials needed Materials needed to make this wall a...
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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 mynameiskorrine 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...
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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/
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 19:21:57 PDT
Giant Map Ampersand http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Map-Ampersand/
Giant Map Ampersand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ZPNH/H1JUJEZ1/FPQZPNHH1JUJEZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ZPNH/H1JUJEZ1/FPQZPNHH1JUJEZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ZPNH/H1JUJEZ1/FPQZPNHH1JUJEZ1.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe Recently I have been putting some time into making my studio a bit more presentable. Now that I can outsource all my messy work to Nottingham Hackspace I can focus on a more tidy space. When reading my new favourite blog Apartment Therapy I noticed a penchant for giant letters. As you can see from ...
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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/
Hanging Yarn Ball Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/HCA4/H1JUIE0I/FDYHCA4H1JUIE0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/HCA4/H1JUIE0I/FDYHCA4H1JUIE0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/HCA4/H1JUIE0I/FDYHCA4H1JUIE0I.SMALL.jpg mynameiskorrine I love these! They look great hanging at different lengths in a corner of a room. What You Will Need What You Will Need: -1 Bottle of Elmer's Glue -Corn Starch -Water -Measuring Cup - 100% Cotton Yarn - White or Light in Color (Feel free to try any color you want. I chose a lighter color, becaus...
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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 mynameiskorrine 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...
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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/
Wooden Plate Clock Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/G9FO/H0OJ2DH3/FLRG9FOH0OJ2DH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/G9FO/H0OJ2DH3/FLRG9FOH0OJ2DH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/G9FO/H0OJ2DH3/FLRG9FOH0OJ2DH3.SMALL.jpg mynameiskorrine This DIY Project is an easy way to turn an old wooden plate into a new clock. These wooden plate clocks make awesome gifts. I'll be honest though.... I'm keeping mine! I love how it turned out! What You Will Need What You Will Need: -Wooden Plate (I got mine at a thrift store for $1.00! The thinn...
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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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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 17:40:04 PST
Instant Lounge Seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Lounge-Seats/
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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/
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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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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
Wedding Paper Lantern Sculpture for $1. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-Paper-Lantern-Sculpture-for-1/
Wedding Paper Lantern Sculpture for $1. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/BI7W/GQX1NUJT/FMTBI7WGQX1NUJT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/BI7W/GQX1NUJT/FMTBI7WGQX1NUJT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/BI7W/GQX1NUJT/FMTBI7WGQX1NUJT.SMALL.jpg TabbyDeAnne Hello gals and guys! I’m getting married!! This October on the 22nd! I’m super excited but also on a strict budget. I wanted a bunch of WOW Factor on the cheap! I found a great deal on paper lanterns last year during the off season and picked them up just in case I might need them. Now that the time...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 15:52:59 PDT
3D Cardboard Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Cardboard-Decor/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2011 03:19:52 PDT
Window Shutter Mail Sorter http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-Shutter-Mail-Sorter/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 12:57:40 PDT
Build a better aquarium plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-199-aquarium-plant-into-a-1000-plant/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2011 14:49:39 PDT
Picture Frame Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Frame-Headboard/
Picture Frame Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/0UVS/GJQEBET0/FOK0UVSGJQEBET0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/0UVS/GJQEBET0/FOK0UVSGJQEBET0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/0UVS/GJQEBET0/FOK0UVSGJQEBET0.SMALL.jpg Carleyy A simple headboard is the perfect way to spice up your bedroom. Adding small accents to any room goes a long way.  Check out some of my other simple home decor projects: Door Knob Bookshelf Legs, Hanging Magazine Rack, and Hanging Desk Organizer.   Materials Picture Frame Primer Sp...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 12:07:32 PST
Door Knob Bookshelf Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Door-Knob-Bookshelf-Legs/
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Wed, 16 Feb 2011 14:05:33 PST
Jackalope Wall Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Jackalope-Wall-Mount/
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Sat, 29 Jan 2011 23:11:17 PST
Kids Hand Print Snowman Bulb Decor Gift for Christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Hand-Print-Snowman-Bulb-Decor-Gift-for-Christ/
Kids Hand Print Snowman Bulb Decor Gift for Christmas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TGP7/GHTLLD3H/FP2TGP7GHTLLD3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TGP7/GHTLLD3H/FP2TGP7GHTLLD3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TGP7/GHTLLD3H/FP2TGP7GHTLLD3H.SMALL.jpg TabbyDeAnne Hello ladies and gents! This is a very special project that my 5 year old son and I did together. Well, the beginning anyway. I wanted something for our Christmas tree that I could put up every year and it would have my sons hand print on it. I loved this so much that I made two of them! One for me ...
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Fri, 17 Dec 2010 15:22:05 PST
Hanging Magazine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Magazine-Rack/
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Sun, 7 Nov 2010 16:54:08 PST
Halloween Decorating http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Decorating/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/0EBS/GE39MF7V/FHU0EBSGE39MF7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/0EBS/GE39MF7V/FHU0EBSGE39MF7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/0EBS/GE39MF7V/FHU0EBSGE39MF7V.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Want to dress up the house for Halloween but need and need some inspiration. This guide will help get your home ready for spooks, ghosts and goblins.  Halloween decor werewolf head I think your haunted house wall needs a big scary monster on it. Let's figure out how to make a realistic werewolf h...
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Thu, 28 Oct 2010 14:19:14 PDT