Instructables: exploring - living - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:29:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 EASY STORAGE BOXES http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-STORAGE-BOXES/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 05:56:38 PDT
How to Make a Cute Mosaic Tile Mirror Frame. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cute-Mosaic-Tile-Mirror-Frame/
How to Make a Cute Mosaic Tile Mirror Frame. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/6GAA/I8FQX36O/FAY6GAAI8FQX36O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/6GAA/I8FQX36O/FAY6GAAI8FQX36O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/6GAA/I8FQX36O/FAY6GAAI8FQX36O.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu That is very easy and simple!!Give it a try!! Prepare a wooden board Prepare a wooden board. Put a paper pattern Put a paper pattern. Draw a line Draw a line. Attach bond Attach bond. Stick a mirror Stick a mirror Put mosaic tile Put mosaic tile. Knead joint sealant of the tile ...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 02:49:04 PDT
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Use-Old-CDs-for-Mosaic-Craft-Projects-DIY-K/
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SMALL.jpg upmade This instructable goes into detail about how we (my partner Renier and I) created a mosaic backsplash using CDs and the tips and tricks we learned along the way.The backsplash is truly impressive. When light shines on it, it creates beautiful colorful light shows that change depending on where you ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:40:39 PDT
World Map Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Map-Wall-Art/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:30:53 PDT
Easy sparkly mirror upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-sparkly-mirror-upgrade/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:07:05 PDT
Polymer clay Jewel bugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymer-clay-Jewel-bugs/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:59:44 PDT
animal jewelry holder http://www.instructables.com/id/animal-jewelry-holder/
animal jewelry holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/QA1K/I8H87XST/FZLQA1KI8H87XST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/QA1K/I8H87XST/FZLQA1KI8H87XST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/QA1K/I8H87XST/FZLQA1KI8H87XST.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink There are so many different versions of this jewelry holder online, but I don't think we've had it on Instructables yet! It's super simple and and I can't stop myself from doing a project that involves spray painting. :DI've decided to keep my animal jewelry holder very plain, but they look great wi...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:49:58 PDT
DIY Bubble Bath, Homemade-Style http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bubble-Bath-Homemade-Style/
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Sat, 25 May 2013 10:40:28 PDT
Fix Foggy Headlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Foggy-Headlights/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 20:41:17 PDT
Homemade Dryer Sheet Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Dryer-Sheet-Replacement/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:16:30 PST
Beetles in Resin Jewelry! http://www.instructables.com/id/Beetles-in-Resin-Jewelry/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 13:33:43 PDT
Repurposed Copper Tubing Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Copper-Tubing-Bracelet/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 18:05:20 PDT
Make Money With Your Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Money-With-Your-Instructables/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 12:30:43 PDT
Recycled Plastic Bead Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Plastic-Bead-Bracelets/
Recycled Plastic Bead Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/5CEI/I7YLJS81/FOB5CEII7YLJS81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/5CEI/I7YLJS81/FOB5CEII7YLJS81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/5CEI/I7YLJS81/FOB5CEII7YLJS81.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design Make gorgeous satin or jewel tone beads out of old plastic cups, plastic soda bottles and milk jugs - just about anything thin enough to bend cut and bend. I combined the plastic beads I made with recycled glass beads and a few findings to make beautiful, recycled bracelets. They're fun, easy, and a...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 15:42:17 PDT
Egg Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-Etching/
Egg Etching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/C3L0/I7YLK2PZ/FI8C3L0I7YLK2PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/C3L0/I7YLK2PZ/FI8C3L0I7YLK2PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/C3L0/I7YLK2PZ/FI8C3L0I7YLK2PZ.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Welcome to the wonderful world of egg etching! This super fun scientific technique is perfect for making non-traditional Easter eggs by allowing you to create, patterns, tones/shades, and surface textures without the use of dyes. BONUS: The Easter Bunny will give you extra chocolate because you hav...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 16:10:55 PDT
Lace Bridal Cuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-Bridal-Cuff/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:42:03 PDT
paper roll picture http://www.instructables.com/id/paper-roll-picture/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:06:38 PDT
how to make neem soap http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-neem-soap/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:50:23 PDT
redneck washing machine http://www.instructables.com/id/redneck-washing-machine/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:42:52 PDT
Turn Gift Wrapping Paper into Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Gift-Wrapping-Paper-into-Wall-Art/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:33:00 PDT
DIY Spring/Easter wreath- Polymer clay (Fimo) tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SpringEaster-wreath-Polymer-clay-Fimo-tutorial/
DIY Spring/Easter wreath- Polymer clay (Fimo) tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/0CR1/I7Q0UNCP/FDA0CR1I7Q0UNCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/0CR1/I7Q0UNCP/FDA0CR1I7Q0UNCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/0CR1/I7Q0UNCP/FDA0CR1I7Q0UNCP.SMALL.jpg sandrartes Easy way to make a wreath with polymer clay (Fimo Soft) Make a polymer clay circleAdd branches, leaves, flowers and berriesBake it at 110°C/230°F during 30 minutes After baking, wrap the branches around the circle and tie a ribbonNow you can use it as a Spring or Easter decoration! :D ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:14:00 PDT
how to sew a zippered pillow cover http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-sew-a-zippered-pillow-cover/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:36:01 PDT
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Notebook-Jacket/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:20:10 PDT
Make Your Own Jewelry Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Jewelry-Pouch/
Make Your Own Jewelry Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/L25I/I7IJ4PSL/FBCL25II7IJ4PSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/L25I/I7IJ4PSL/FBCL25II7IJ4PSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/L25I/I7IJ4PSL/FBCL25II7IJ4PSL.SMALL.jpg The Joyful Organizer Organizing jewelry can be a challenge. Organizing tools can be expensive. Well, this DIY solves both of those problems. AND, it’s fun! This organizer could also hold important items, small toys, office items, vitamins and more….go crazy with it! Make it in any color you want, with any color stri...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:18:49 PDT
Personalized Globe Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Globe-Art/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 20:03:29 PDT
Turn an old end table into a cigar humidor http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-end-table-into-a-cigar-humidor/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:56:09 PDT
spring cleaning guide http://www.instructables.com/id/spring-cleaning-guide/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/046F/I7CC7IAV/FA0046FI7CC7IAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/046F/I7CC7IAV/FA0046FI7CC7IAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/046F/I7CC7IAV/FA0046FI7CC7IAV.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Our authors here at Instructables take cleaning SERIOUSLY. The first day of spring is fast approaching, so why not get a teeny head start on your spring cleaning? We've got homemade cleaning products and supplies, tips and tricks for cleaning all kinds of things around your house, and even some solu...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:20:55 PDT
Comics Shoes: Hightops & Platform Clogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Comics-Shoes-Hightops-Platform-Clogs/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:58:34 PDT
Wire Wrapped Gemstone Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Wrapped-Gemstone-Tree/
Wire Wrapped Gemstone Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/Z3SZ/I7D5VOA1/FZIZ3SZI7D5VOA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/Z3SZ/I7D5VOA1/FZIZ3SZI7D5VOA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/Z3SZ/I7D5VOA1/FZIZ3SZI7D5VOA1.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design This tutorial will teach you how to make the ultimate wire wrapped tree. It features natural gemstones with a large jasper donut serving as the canvass for realistic wire roots and branches. The branches are accented with beautiful peridot or malachite foliage. Once you learn the techniques for maki...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:28:34 PDT
Recycle Old PVC Into Flat Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-PVC-Into-Flat-Sheets/
Recycle Old PVC Into Flat Sheets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/CRNI/I7CCCQFX/FIQCRNII7CCCQFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/CRNI/I7CCCQFX/FIQCRNII7CCCQFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/CRNI/I7CCCQFX/FIQCRNII7CCCQFX.SMALL.jpg kludge77 When you think about PVC, you're probably like me, and consider it as a tube. Well, it's pretty easy to get it into flat material for the shop. I flattened a 4" piece of schedule 40 PVC in about 20 minutes. You just need a heat gun and a flat surface.Odds are, you've got loads of the stuff sit...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:22:18 PDT
DIY Death Star Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Death-Star-Candy-Dispenser/
DIY Death Star Candy Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/P0BC/I7AB1A29/FRAP0BCI7AB1A29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/P0BC/I7AB1A29/FRAP0BCI7AB1A29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/P0BC/I7AB1A29/FRAP0BCI7AB1A29.SMALL.jpg Nerd Builds Today i'll show you how make your own death star candy dispenser for about $15! All of the materials can be gotten from local stores and the project can be done in a weekend!Materials:Touch Candy Dispenser: $8 (i got mine from Target on sale, however if you cant find it there it s on amazon here: ht...
By: Nerd Builds

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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 14:04:31 PDT
Tiny Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Room/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 13:26:49 PDT
Cozy Knitted Dog Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Cozy-Knitted-Dog-Scarf/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:09:42 PDT
how to add a border to a quilt block http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-add-a-border-to-a-quilt-block/
how to add a border to a quilt block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Adding a border to a quilt block is a great way to add a little variety to your quilt tops. It's also a great way to increase the size of a quilt block to turn it into a placement, tote bag, or pillow. :DBest of all? Adding a border to a quilt block is super easy and you can make it look anyway you ...
By: jessyratfink

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:59:26 PDT
Cable Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Organizer/
Cable Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/5Z35/I77G6LTC/FOH5Z35I77G6LTC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/5Z35/I77G6LTC/FOH5Z35I77G6LTC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/5Z35/I77G6LTC/FOH5Z35I77G6LTC.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 Simple, elegant, useful and cheap.Made from a door stopper and a wire Door stopper, wire, cuter, a tube this is all, what you need Bend the wire around the tube to the width of the door stopper Cut of the excess and use it to Melt two holes in the rubber a candle works just as well Sti...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:11:55 PDT
Miniature Book Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Book-Pendant/
Miniature Book Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/CS8F/I760U37K/F3XCS8FI760U37K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/CS8F/I760U37K/F3XCS8FI760U37K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/CS8F/I760U37K/F3XCS8FI760U37K.SMALL.jpg starforest Ideas come to me at the most unexpected times and I usually forget them unless I write them down. Which is frustrating for me when I can't remember them. I never liked carrying note books around all the time as they seemed too bulky. What I really wanted was something that was hands-free, but always...
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:23:41 PDT
How to Origami a Talking Crow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Origami-a-Talking-Crow/
How to Origami a Talking Crow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/35BX/I74N8UMP/FTC35BXI74N8UMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/35BX/I74N8UMP/FTC35BXI74N8UMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/35BX/I74N8UMP/FTC35BXI74N8UMP.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This model can also pick up things in its beak.For fun, try your hand at picking up beans or other small objects from a plate. ​White side up White side up, fold in half diagonally.Fold right point to the left point and unfold. Fold sides down Fold sides down to meet at center crease. Fold b...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 20:37:31 PDT
How to re-cover an ironing board http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-recover-an-ironing-board/
How to re-cover an ironing board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/MHSI/I735X7M4/F9MMHSII735X7M4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/MHSI/I735X7M4/F9MMHSII735X7M4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/MHSI/I735X7M4/F9MMHSII735X7M4.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I've had the same ironing board for about a decade now and recently I realized I really needed to change out the cover and padding. If you're having problems with your iron dragging on your ironing board, or if you can feel the metal through the padding you should re-cover your ironing board too! :D...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:10:44 PDT
how to make an alcohol free cannabis tincture http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-an-alcohol-free-cannabis-tincture/
how to make an alcohol free cannabis tincture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/TGQM/I6YY0O8Z/F2MTGQMI6YY0O8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/TGQM/I6YY0O8Z/F2MTGQMI6YY0O8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/TGQM/I6YY0O8Z/F2MTGQMI6YY0O8Z.SMALL.jpg cannalove A glycerin tincture is a cost effective and safe way to medicate with cannabis. It's alcohol free, which is great for those who are sensitive to it. It's also entirely customizable, just like cannabis coconut oil. You can choose to use only sativa strains for daytime medication, high CBD strains for...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 13:49:24 PDT
Pyramid Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Pouch/
Pyramid Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VETM/I6W2XKC3/FN4VETMI6W2XKC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VETM/I6W2XKC3/FN4VETMI6W2XKC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VETM/I6W2XKC3/FN4VETMI6W2XKC3.SMALL.jpg hinagiku I needed a small wallet for my coins and stuff and I thought why not make one?It was really fun to make and it wasn't time consuming at all.Hope you enjoy...:))PS.I wanted to explain it with pictures as much as possible thats why the instructions are kind of short.If you have any questions please f...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 12:20:10 PST
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-care-trick-you-need-to-know-Frig-it-sprig-it/
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife I call this lawn care repair trick ‘sprigging’. If you have another name for it, or have tried it, I’d love to know how it worked for you. I use this trick to re-grow grass in areas where it has stopped growing or been worn out—and where it appears seeds refuse to grow no matter how many directions ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:38:45 PDT
Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Dragon-Eggs/
Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/0XJA/I6YXLRHX/FXC0XJAI6YXLRHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/0XJA/I6YXLRHX/FXC0XJAI6YXLRHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/0XJA/I6YXLRHX/FXC0XJAI6YXLRHX.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make the Dragon Eggs from Game of Thrones to celebrate the new season and to add some fun to your upcoming Easter egg hunt! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need Sticky back foam sheetsScissors DecoArt Dazzling Metallics Americana Multi-Surface Satin Paint in brown and white DecoAr...
By: Mark Montano

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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 07:25:28 PST
Instructables Wallet Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Wallet-Pendant/
Instructables Wallet Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/62XA/I6W2Y95E/FJE62XAI6W2Y95E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/62XA/I6W2Y95E/FJE62XAI6W2Y95E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/62XA/I6W2Y95E/FJE62XAI6W2Y95E.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Turn your Instructable Patch into a wallet pendant using the 3D printed STL file attached in the step below.The STL file is designed attached in the next step is designed so that you can hold atleast 4 cards(say your debit/credit card,Drivers licence and work/student Id) and few currency notes folde...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 15:05:02 PST
No Sew Boho Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Boho-Curtains/
No Sew Boho Curtains - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/GD1U/I6UND63T/FQJGD1UI6UND63T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/GD1U/I6UND63T/FQJGD1UI6UND63T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/GD1U/I6UND63T/FQJGD1UI6UND63T.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make professionally finished curtains without a sewing machine! Not one single stitch! Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Pashmina scarf (I like the ones with fringe)Iron E-6000 Stitchless Iron-On Glue Scissors Masking tape 1/2" yard of matching cotton fabric Measure and cut Cu...
By: Mark Montano

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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:53:24 PST
Geometric Wood & Copper Fruit Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Wood-Copper-Fruit-Bowl/
Geometric Wood & Copper Fruit Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/EFR4/I6UNBV69/FFWEFR4I6UNBV69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/EFR4/I6UNBV69/FFWEFR4I6UNBV69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/EFR4/I6UNBV69/FFWEFR4I6UNBV69.SMALL.jpg Makery This is a quick and easy way to elevate a plain wooden fruit bowl and bring it bang up to date with geometric copper accents You'll need a wooden bowl, masking tape and copper spray paint Mark out your design with masking tape. I went for simplicity with retro looking, nesting triangles. You...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:39:57 PST
How to Make a Cool Leather Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Wallet/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:20:53 PST
Coconut Milk Leave-in Conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Milk-Leave-in-Conditioner/
Coconut Milk Leave-in Conditioner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/TVI5/I6NI5WPV/FGYTVI5I6NI5WPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/TVI5/I6NI5WPV/FGYTVI5I6NI5WPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/TVI5/I6NI5WPV/FGYTVI5I6NI5WPV.SMALL.jpg netty086 Coconut Milk Leave-in Conditioner is an DIY project that is fast, cheap, and leaves your hair feeling like a dream! Not only is it easy to make, but the natural ingredients also have many health benefits for your hair. The process First, you will need to gather the ingredients:1/2 cup Coconut M...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:35:42 PST
Nature Inspired Notebook Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Inspired-Notebook-Cover/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:21:37 PST
Rhinestone Boho Cuffs http://www.instructables.com/id/Rhinestone-Boho-Cuffs/
Rhinestone Boho Cuffs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/QTWS/I6NI5553/FUQQTWSI6NI5553.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/QTWS/I6NI5553/FUQQTWSI6NI5553.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/QTWS/I6NI5553/FUQQTWSI6NI5553.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Multicolor rhinestone cuffs add instant glamour to almost any outfit. Make these with cup chain, cabochons and random jewelry pieces. Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need Wire cuttersE-6000 Glue Jewelry pieces Cabochons Flat back rhinestones Cup chain Chain Flat metal cuff Tape T...
By: Mark Montano

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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:40:28 PST
Floating Shelf For TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Shelf-For-TV/
Floating Shelf For TV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/0N2H/I6M2OQBT/FFP0N2HI6M2OQBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/0N2H/I6M2OQBT/FFP0N2HI6M2OQBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/0N2H/I6M2OQBT/FFP0N2HI6M2OQBT.SMALL.jpg Engineer of None This all idea started when i installed my flat screen TV on the wall.I need a solution to put my TV Box and Wii also attached to the wall, a simple shelf will do the trick but i didn't want to drill holes in the wall again because this necessity can change in the future and i don't want to patch th...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:31:38 PST