Instructables: exploring - living - decorate - featured Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:52:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make A Paper Birthday Banner
Make A Paper Birthday Banner - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joekevdv Celebrate your or someone else's birthday with a self-made paper banner! You can personalize the message, shapes and colors. And if there's no upcoming birthday to celebrate, you can also make a banner to send a message to someone special or to decorate your home. What You Need To make your own p...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:27:44 PDT
Vintage Butterfly Poster Box
Vintage Butterfly Poster Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> momoluv Hey momoluvers. It's momo! And today I'll be making a much anticipated reuse project. Reusing cardboard, book pages, and paper scraps. I love this instructable because it looks so good on my wall in my vintage themed room. Enjoy! Supplies 1. 12x12 in. Patterned paper2. Small and large scissors3. ...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:16:14 PDT
Rock-Dodo - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ruud van Koningsbrugge After my last instructable about fake fossils on left over mosaic stones, i still had plenty of pieces of rock left over.Where there is plenty material, there should be an idea to use. So here are some decorative "stone age" Dodo's Materials What you will need to copy me: some copper installation...
By: Ruud van Koningsbrugge

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Sun, 17 May 2015 02:58:39 PDT
Space Themed Mobile
Space Themed Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> bagnitsch Learn to make this fun mobile that a child can grow up and steers away from the traditional planet ball solar system mobile or a typical baby mobile.This is another project for my nephew and I hope he'll like this mobile for years to come! Gather Your Supplies You will have to do some hunting fo...
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Tue, 5 May 2015 20:23:39 PDT
Elegant Ring Organizing Box
Elegant Ring Organizing Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ami9702 This is a easy to make ring box.Following this tutorial you can learn to make a simple ring box and keep your rings safe tidy.For this project you need:Card PaperX-acto knifeGlueSpongeMarker/Pen Box Take a pen and ruler and draw similar sized and angled line on every 4 corners (The line should be...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 02:33:28 PDT
Magic magnetic wall
Magic magnetic wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joekevdv A really easy, fun and cheap way to organize your images, prints and pictures is to create a magnetic wall. It's a little bit magical, because you don't see how the magnets are attached to the wall. Equipment Forget expensive magnetic paint or large magnetic boards, the only things you need are s...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:46:46 PST
Decorate Christmas Tree with Papercraft
Decorate Christmas Tree with Papercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mr AbAk Hello Guys we are back with some paper crafts for you to decorate your Christmas tree..We have made these from hard photo paper and you can use anything you like....We have Made 2 Beautiful Santas And 2 Cute Snowmans...We Have Got This idea from small santa decorative used in decorating Christmas Tr...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 05:50:27 PST
Origami Fireworks
Origami Fireworks - More DIY How To Projects]]> momoluv Hey momoluvers it's momo and today I'm making an awesome craft that makes cute decor for Christmas. It's called origami fireworks because it looks like fireworks when you spin it Supplies 1- scissors2- 15 sheets of 9x9 cm paper Fold Fold the paper diagonally both waysNow fold the paper in four...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:35:36 PST
Circuit Board Wall Design
Circuit Board Wall Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> Laserbird This Instructable is how to create a circuit board design on your wall. These walls are part of our new makerspace and is part of the renovation process. The building that our makerspace resides has been run down for over 7 years and with the help of volunteers, we have been able to transform it int...
By: Laserbird

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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:08:29 PST
Wicked Witch Pumpkin
Wicked Witch Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> Craft Klatch You will need:- Pumpkin - pick one with a good stem - Acrylic paint - greens, black, white, yellow, red - Glue - Black craft foam - Ribbon and sticks - optional - Yarn, raffia or sticks (for hair) - Fishing line Here is the video, so you can see exactly what I did. Paint your pumpkin ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:35:13 PDT
Painting Murals on your Wall
Painting Murals on your Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> MrThomas303 Hi everyoneDoes your room lack flare or just look plain boring? Why not give it an artistic overhaul! This instructable will go over all the steps I took to spruce up my boring wall in my room. Hopefully by following these simple steps you can wow your friends and be the envy of your siblings. Wha...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 PDT
Revamp Old Artwork
Revamp Old Artwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> brn1986 Hey everyone!This was just a little project I've been wanting to do for awhile and finally had a chance to get around to it today. You can take old artwork and revamp it with your favourite quote or a word or whatever you like!This project took me 3 hours to make and cost me $6.75. It would take le...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:05:09 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
Ombre Paint Your phone
Ombre Paint Your phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> dvspec This is my first instructable, so let me know if something is not clear. A few years ago, I found a cover that I really liked, but it was twenty or thirty dollars. I'm a tightwad, so I found fingernail polish that looked similar to the holographic quality of the cover and painted the phone with it...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 15:45:36 PDT
Faux Mosaic; match flowerpots to mosaic wall
Faux Mosaic; match flowerpots to mosaic wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ruud van Koningsbrugge A simple paint technique with great result, and lots of possibilities to vary on the theme.I wanted a flowerpot against the facade of my house, matching the mosaic the previous house owner glued to the wall. As you can see the mosaic tiles are dark blue, and there aren't many blue flowerpots. So I b...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 02:20:10 PDT
Mess Free Easter Eggs
Mess Free Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> kelleymarie Easy, quick, and mess free way to decorate your Easter eggs this year with temporary tattoos.  Whether you are creating an easter centerpiece or decorating eggs for the Easter Bunny to hide, temporary tattoos are a fun new way to do so. Temporary tattoos offer endless decorating possibilities for y...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 17:08:46 PDT
Crayon Easter Eggs
Crayon Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> kelleymarie An easy, mess free way to decorate your easter eggs this year with items you most likely already have.  There are lots of store bought kits out there to help kids and adults alike dye their Easter eggs, and the results are beautiful. This year, I felt like doing something a little different with ma...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:41:23 PDT
Cereal Box Letters
Cereal Box Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> katvanlew I have seen these letters in different sizes at craft stores. They can be made for next to nothing using cereal boxes and shredded paper. A great idea would be to spell out "FAMILY" hang the letters on the wall surrounded by photos of your family. Or maybe do the same with "FRIENDS". What about th...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 19:06:29 PDT
Decorative World Travel Map
Decorative World Travel Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> english tea Turn a standard map of the world into a showcase for your travels by plotting the places you've been. Make a plain wall into a travel diary and source of inspiration. Foam Board Layer 1 - Lay the foam board next to each other so the total size is larger than your poster Layer 2 - ...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 14:43:03 PDT
How to make Chains from Soda Can Tabs
How to make Chains from Soda Can Tabs - More DIY How To Projects]]> The King of Random Turn your soda can tabs into an awesome aluminum chains!  What you do with them is completely up to you! For more project videos, check out Watch the Video! WARNING: Cutting metal clips with scissors can result in cuts, scrapes or tears.  Adult assistance, and/or gl...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 10:25:13 PST
Little Birdie with Tree Ornament from Paper Scraps
Little Birdie with Tree Ornament from Paper Scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> Little Mom on the Prairie A little bird lands on a Spring-awakened tree, nestled between the fresh leaves, with bright green grass sprouting at its base... I first came up with the idea for this terrarium style ornament - using a mini bird from my craft bin and scrap paper - it was to capture that first Spring moment! Ther...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 17:37:31 PST
How to Paint Your Piano!
How to Paint Your Piano! - More DIY How To Projects]]> carrielynneh Ah, the old piano. That big, brown, I'm-doing-nothin-for-ya furniture piece that's sucking the design right out of your living room (shrieking in the background). And while it seems to be a good decoration piece with it's doily and all, think how amazing it would really be when you ditch the blah br...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 21:47:34 PST
Heatproof your mug with creative sugru designs!
Heatproof your mug with creative sugru designs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> projectsugru This is a great project for creating custom designs on your mugs that can double up as a heatproof coaster! In this project we will show you how to create the grass and flowers design above, but see step 6 for some more inspiration. Sugru is ideal for this project because: It's soft to the tou...
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 07:35:43 PST
Easter Eggs scoochmaroo Eggs are a major part of Easter - whether you dye them, paint them, make them from strings, hide them, prank your kids with them, fill them with confetti, or add a little technology to them, Easter eggs are awesome! We've put together this guide to help you decide how you'll trick out your eggs for...
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 12:54:22 PDT
How to Colour Glass Ornaments with Sharpies
How to Colour Glass Ornaments with Sharpies - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChrysN I originally saw this trick used in making tie dyed t-shirts with Sharpies and rubbing alcohol. I'm not really into tie dye shirts so I tried it out on a different medium, glass; specifically, I wanted to use this technique to paint a glass ornament for Christmas.  In this instructable I will show y...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 07:41:17 PST
Bilge Water Bottle
Bilge Water Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> starshipminivan This is a brown glass bottle given the look of a filthy, aged ceramic whiskey jug with just a little paint and dirt. Your read that right--dirt. I embellished this bottle to hold the whiskey for this year's Halloween party. Each of our liquors and mixers was given a unique and spooky or gross-soundi...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 08:37:53 PDT
No-Sew Collage Pillow
No-Sew Collage Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> lockem This no-sew collage pillow is a cute and inexpensive way to spice up a boring couch. Because the pattern is affixed to the pillow via ironing instead of sewing, it's a fairly quick craft if you keep the design simple. The best pillows for this project come with a fitted removable cover, however any ...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 08:21:41 PDT
Fabric Flowers! Easy Tutorial Ase0esA Here's an easy to follow step by step tutorial how to make the prettiest fabric flowers! Enjoy!
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Thu, 21 Jul 2011 01:52:53 PDT
Giant button - a nice handmade gift for crafters
Giant button - a nice handmade gift for crafters - More DIY How To Projects]]> noahw So maybe you, or someone you know likes to sew and craft, and has a burgeoning button collection that hasn't quite gotten off the ground yet, and is also in need of some nice original wall art to decorate their home with?  Look no further because making your very own giant button is the perfect thou...
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Thu, 4 Mar 2010 11:42:54 PST
Personalize Shoes with Acrylic
Personalize Shoes with Acrylic - More DIY How To Projects]]> kiffakitty Personalizing shoes is a fun activity for both adults and children who love to paint and express themselves in artistic ways. Shoes can have any pattern the designer wishes. The first thing to do, before even buying the shoes, is to have a basic idea of what you are going to draw. Take careful consi...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2009 00:55:55 PDT
DIY Vinyl Wall Art
DIY Vinyl Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> britsteiner I live in an apartment and dig doing large-scale art. Apartments, however, are usually a pain to paint and then paint to cover-up your awesome paint, and an especially big pain when you move around as often as I do. I do like having bright, interesting spaces, so I was brainstorming on creating a ...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2008 19:23:52 PDT
T-shirt Rug
T-shirt Rug - More DIY How To Projects]]> randofo About a week ago I moved into a brand spanking new and completely unfinished artist studio. After painting the walls a nice shiny white, I turned my eye towards the floor. At first, I considered leaving it as plywood, but then I realized unfinished plywood floors were going to become very noisy and ...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2008 12:30:29 PDT
How to Pick and Decorate a Christmas Tree
How to Pick and Decorate a Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> canida How to identify and set up a great Christmas tree. Bring home a tree Go out and find a tree. The best ones are those you cut yourself, as they'll be fresher, healthier, and will smell more strongly. This year I was lazy, so I picked mine up at Home Depot. It's not the same, and I'll do it righ...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2005 23:17:59 PST
Credit-Card Flower Box (Fridge Magnet)
Credit-Card Flower Box (Fridge Magnet) - More DIY How To Projects]]> PocketSized Turn your old Credit-Cards (or any plastic card) into a nice little flower box to grow your own mini flowers in. These are sure to lighten up your fridge, office desk or any other drab place that needs a little of nature's creations to lighten it up. What you will need Credit-Card (or similar) M...
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Fri, 8 Jun 2007 22:30:25 PDT