Instructables: exploring - living - fashion - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 01:29:39 PST BLOX v1.01 Fashion Guide for Small and Pretty Women http://www.instructables.com/id/Fashion-Guide-for-Small-and-Pretty-Women/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 17:49:33 PST
Belt Hole Punch http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Hole-Punch/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:52:54 PDT
How to Fix a Snagged Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Snagged-Sweater/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:00:24 PST
Add a zipper to a knit cowl... http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-zipper-to-a-knit-cowl/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:37:57 PST
Leather Corset Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Corset-Tutorial/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:18:55 PST
How to Sew a Set-in Sleeve With Ease http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-a-Set-in-Sleeve-With-Ease/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:08:09 PDT
Steel toe bunny slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-toe-bunny-slippers/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:13:27 PST
DIY Graphic Leggings - Skinned http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Graphic-Leggings-Skinned/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:32:59 PDT
Easy Giant Zipper Hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Giant-Zipper-Hoodie/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:38:15 PDT
How To Tease Your Hair Into a Easy Bouffant http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tease-Your-Hair-Into-a-Easy-Bouffant/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 10:23:30 PDT
Simple Leather Briefcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Briefcase/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 01:02:30 PDT
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Princess-or-Christmas-Elf-Ears-Headband/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:27:04 PDT
DIY Oversized T-Shirt : No-sew http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oversized-T-Shirt-No-sew/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:41:50 PDT
Embellished Sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Embellished-Sunglasses/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:06:22 PDT
DIY Glittery Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glittery-Shoes/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:26:46 PDT
Open-Source 3D Printed Couture by XYZ Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Source-3D-Printed-Couture-by-XYZ-Workshop/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:51:56 PDT
How to Print Fabric at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Printing-Fabric-at-Home/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:08:37 PDT
JOIN OUR OPEN SOURCE ELEMENT DRESS! http://www.instructables.com/id/JOIN-OUR-OPEN-SOURCE-ELEMENT-DRESS/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:34:40 PDT
DIY Midi Circle Skirt with Pockets : No Pattern! http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Length-Circle-Skirt-with-Pockets/
DIY Midi Circle Skirt with Pockets : No Pattern! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/0RRA/HZ9O8F3O/FVM0RRAHZ9O8F3O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Fall is upon us. All you need to get by is a good comfortable skirt with places to put your stuff (pockets!).This skirt is made in midi-length, which is the length you will see down the runways and in the stores for Fall. Pantone's color of the season for Fall 2014 is Radiant Orchid. Pantone is alri...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:52:59 PDT
DIY Cat Purse Using Custom Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Face-Purse-with-Custom-Image/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:56:38 PDT
Refashioned Maxi Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Refashioned-Maxi-Dress/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:56:51 PDT
Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-Party-Learn-to-Tie-Dye/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:59:29 PDT
Upcycling a Thrifted Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-a-Thrifted-Dress/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 09:59:35 PDT
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Homework-to-Dress-ShirtMaking-Geek-Chic-Fashi/
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SMALL.jpg jgulick I recenlty opened a company called Variable Fashion. Our goal at Variable is to make business appropriate clothing for geeky people. We think smart is sexy and we should wear our geekyness with pride! The following Instructable is showing you how we went from our friend's math thesis to making a dre...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:34:51 PDT
CoolDown Neck Wrap, with a sleek modern look http://www.instructables.com/id/CoolDown-Neck-Wrap-with-a-sleek-modern-look/
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Sun, 23 May 2010 16:19:16 PDT
DIYS Ribbon Lei & Head Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYS-Ribbon-Lei-Head-Piece/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 08:12:01 PDT
Suit Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Suit-Clutch/
Suit Clutch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SMALL.jpg spunk This instructable is about recycling an old men's suit into a clutch. This project is a nice way to give beloved but unused clothes a new purpose. You could use it to breath new life into an outgrown graduation suit - or make a clutch for your mother made of your fathers wedding suit...If you d...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:03:56 PDT
The Art of Wearing a Saree http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Art-of-Wearing-a-Saree/
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 01:40:35 PDT
DIY No-Sew Cardigan http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-No-Sew-Cardigan/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2011 06:29:03 PST
Anti-Theft Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Theft-Wallet-1/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:04:20 PDT
Redneck T-shirt Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Redneck-T-shirt-Repair/
Redneck T-shirt Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/SHLV/HWDFDKW9/FCUSHLVHWDFDKW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/SHLV/HWDFDKW9/FCUSHLVHWDFDKW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/SHLV/HWDFDKW9/FCUSHLVHWDFDKW9.SMALL.jpg jleblanc10 I had a good sized rip in a favorite work shirt, and figured I ought to patch it. Well, duct tape never did stick too good to wet stuff, so first wash I knew it would be gone. Had some of that 100% Glue to try out, and it's flexible, so what is there to lose?Oh, by the way, this is my first Instruct...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:29:57 PDT
$5 Easy Infinity Shirt Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Easy-Infinity-Shirt-Tutorial/
$5 Easy Infinity Shirt Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SMALL.jpg Kiriko Kikuchi [Photo by Ama Wertz]I came up with the idea for this shirt during the heat wave in San Francisco a few weeks ago. I had just started beauty school, with its "all black" dress code, and all of my black things were sweaters, because this is San Francisco and we only experience summer for thirty minute...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 23:55:21 PDT
Dress - fashion or bridesmaid by diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Fashion-or-Bridesmaid-Dress-by-diyheartcom/
Dress - fashion or bridesmaid by diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Fuchsia bridesmaid's dressFuchsia backless wrapped bridesmaid's dress. Absolutely easy to make and it looks amazing!Material: 1.5 meter (45 inches in width) Recommended using the well draped fabric in solid color. This design is very much like an apron dress. Measure the width of the dress's fr...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 10:54:32 PDT
DIY Satin Flower Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Satin-Flower-Hair-Clip/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:18:55 PDT
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowl-Draped-Infinity-Dress/
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes In my opinion, creating an awesome outfit often revolves around finding a good balance of loose and tight, revealing and concealing. I love the draped folds of a low cowl neck, or the sexiness of an open back dress, but it’s sometimes hard to figure out how to actually wear these kind of clothes o...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:15:05 PDT
DIY Beaded Swirly Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-Swirly-Ring/
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By: Muhaiminah Faiz

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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 09:43:43 PDT
How to Use a Dress Form http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Dress-Form/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:16:55 PDT
Fiber Optic Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Dress/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:55:58 PDT
How to Make a Pleated Paper Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pleated-Paper-Dress/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 17:01:15 PDT
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cyber-Goth-Shoulder-Armor/
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Protect yourself from unfashionable time traveling ninja warriors with these relatively easy to make leather shoulder pieces. Mine were made with the help of a laser cutter, but they could also be cut out by hand with a lot of patience, sharp scissors and an exacto knife. Lacing under the arm ma...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:43:06 PDT
How To add Elbow Patches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-add-Elbow-Patches/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 22:30:52 PST
How to make Chains from Soda Can Tabs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Chains-from-Soda-Can-Tabs/
How to make Chains from Soda Can Tabs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/I5ZM/HS61A4BF/F38I5ZMHS61A4BF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/I5ZM/HS61A4BF/F38I5ZMHS61A4BF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/I5ZM/HS61A4BF/F38I5ZMHS61A4BF.SMALL.jpg 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 www.thekingofrandom.com 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
How to Uncrease Your Sneakers!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Uncrease-Your-Sneakers/
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 20:56:00 PDT
DIY Swirly-Heart Stud Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Swirly-Heart-Stud-Earrings/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 05:57:11 PST
Two Toned Button Up Shirt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Toned-Button-Up-Shirt/
Two Toned Button Up Shirt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0FPA/HR9V7ZCX/FX40FPAHR9V7ZCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0FPA/HR9V7ZCX/FX40FPAHR9V7ZCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0FPA/HR9V7ZCX/FX40FPAHR9V7ZCX.SMALL.jpg toy-maker Have you ever wanted to look like a hipster but you couldn't find an ironic enough shirt? Well look no more! In this instructable you will learn how to harness the power of cloth to create a one if a kind fashion masterpiece. Supplies: For this project you will need scissors, pins, a sewing machi...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 13:04:51 PST
DIY 6-Swirls Wire Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Swirls-Wire-Ring/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 03:24:40 PST
DIY Satin Rose Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Satin-Rose-Ring/
DIY Satin Rose Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/FX7N/HW380MVB/FLAFX7NHW380MVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/FX7N/HW380MVB/FLAFX7NHW380MVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/FX7N/HW380MVB/FLAFX7NHW380MVB.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz Making satin ribbon rose with the folding technique is quite popular and one of my favorite fabric flower patterns. I made some satin ribbon rose rings last week and learned a few tricks about it. This ible will show how I made the satin ribbon rose rings and some basic tips about making the rose. ...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 01:56:04 PST
Festival/Utility Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/FestivalUtility-Belt/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 18:20:44 PST
Low Crotch Swants (Easy Swants) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Swants/
Low Crotch Swants (Easy Swants) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/WVLM/HO2332CE/FCRWVLMHO2332CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/WVLM/HO2332CE/FCRWVLMHO2332CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/WVLM/HO2332CE/FCRWVLMHO2332CE.SMALL.jpg criztos This is a really simple way to make your own Swants (Sweater + pants). You can find the original swants tutorial here . I´m showing you a easy way to make your own low crotch swants.  It takes about 35 minutes to make them and you only need to cut and sew. Materials and tools: - A sweater that f...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:13:32 PST
How to make a tote bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-tote-bag/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 19:03:54 PST