Instructables: exploring - living - flowers http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:16:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Summer Side-Swept French Braid http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Side-Swept-French-Braid/
Summer Side-Swept French Braid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/ZTH7/HXII4XEJ/F5TZTH7HXII4XEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/ZTH7/HXII4XEJ/F5TZTH7HXII4XEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/ZTH7/HXII4XEJ/F5TZTH7HXII4XEJ.SMALL.jpg bookworm11 Have your summer hairstyles become routine? Miss Sarcastic and bookworm11 have come together to create a Side-Swept French Braid, a great way to rejuvenate your summer look. It is extremely versatile and will make you look fresh as a daisy. Some items you will need: An Elastic/Hairband(Color of b...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:47:55 PDT
Flowery Peace Sign Light (EASY) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flowery-Peace-Sign-Light-EASY/
Flowery Peace Sign Light (EASY) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/LGTC/HXDPA21M/F8PLGTCHXDPA21M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/LGTC/HXDPA21M/F8PLGTCHXDPA21M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/LGTC/HXDPA21M/F8PLGTCHXDPA21M.SMALL.jpg aleighapeterson Things You'll Need 1. Twiney/ stick wreath2. Flower garland(s) 3. Lights4. Ribbon4. Hot glue(I got these all from Hobby Lobby) Cut The Ribbon Tie The Ribbon On The Two Sides So It Is Vertically Down The Center Of The Wreath This will be the line of the peace sign Cut Two Smaller Ribbons T...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 09:51:29 PDT
Vinyl Record Flower Bouquet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Flower-Bouquet-Lamp/
Vinyl Record Flower Bouquet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/7GE1/HX7PBK2M/FB37GE1HX7PBK2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/7GE1/HX7PBK2M/FB37GE1HX7PBK2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/7GE1/HX7PBK2M/FB37GE1HX7PBK2M.SMALL.jpg anamore83 I made this lamp using old records and puck lamps that I got from The Home Depot. You can get colored record for about $5 on eBay, or you can find them in thrift shops/second hand and of course, record stores. You can find the puck lights at The Home Depot. You can also pick up the glue & gun, pipe,...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 09:28:30 PDT
Flax Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Flax-Flowers/
Flax Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/36WY/HXA9N241/FKU36WYHXA9N241.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/36WY/HXA9N241/FKU36WYHXA9N241.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/36WY/HXA9N241/FKU36WYHXA9N241.SMALL.jpg Nicola283 These flax flowers are so easy to make and so cool! Great to add to a flower bunch or even just on their own! Also very fun to make, with a well deserved outcome! Pieces of Flax/Harakeke First of all you want to cut some flax at the base of the stem, making sure the tops aren't frayed or split...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 18:44:20 PDT
Getting Stoned http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Stoned/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:50:15 PDT
Fancy Hair Updo for Long Hair http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Hair-Updo-for-Long-Hair/
Fancy Hair Updo for Long Hair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/HSZF/HWS3S38S/FJBHSZFHWS3S38S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/HSZF/HWS3S38S/FJBHSZFHWS3S38S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/HSZF/HWS3S38S/FJBHSZFHWS3S38S.SMALL.jpg Snowball10 This hair updo is quick to make and requires only a hair clip to fasten, or, if you wish, a pin and some sliders. It is easy to decorate with ornaments of choice. If your hair is not curly, curl it with a curling iron prior to styling it. This updo works only for long hair; if you have shorter hair,...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:39:19 PDT
Fancy Hair Updo for Short Hair http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Hair-Updo-for-Short-Hair/
Fancy Hair Updo for Short Hair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/G9R1/HWS3MEQU/FCYG9R1HWS3MEQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/G9R1/HWS3MEQU/FCYG9R1HWS3MEQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/G9R1/HWS3MEQU/FCYG9R1HWS3MEQU.SMALL.jpg Snowball10 This is a simple and beautiful variation of the traditional bun. It is easy to do and requires very few accessories. It also works for both curly and straight hair; if you have straight hair, you will just need to curl it in step 4. However, this updo is best for medium length hair; if you have long...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:11:43 PDT
DIYish Wedding Custom Flower Girl Basket; Ceremony decor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYish-Wedding-Custom-Flower-Girl-Basket-Ceremony-/
DIYish Wedding Custom Flower Girl Basket; Ceremony decor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/R0NU/HWRC7A3B/FNGR0NUHWRC7A3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/R0NU/HWRC7A3B/FNGR0NUHWRC7A3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/R0NU/HWRC7A3B/FNGR0NUHWRC7A3B.SMALL.jpg Betty Blaze DIY Wedding FLower Girl Basket and Upcycled RIng Bearer Pillow Decor - Budget Wedding Overview:We wanted to have a nice wedding with 125-135 guests on a $14,000 max budget, so we had to plan and do most it ourselves. We had 8 months and 14000 budget and many projects. I will try to publish most of t...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:32:45 PDT
Keepsake jar with secret messages http://www.instructables.com/id/Keepsake-jar-with-secret-messages/
Keepsake jar with secret messages - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XILL/HWRC4ZUM/F3LXILLHWRC4ZUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XILL/HWRC4ZUM/F3LXILLHWRC4ZUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/XILL/HWRC4ZUM/F3LXILLHWRC4ZUM.SMALL.jpg kamadesign Make a wonderful gift for the weddingcouple to treasure for years to come. The idea is to let the guests at the wedding write a word which describes what they wish the happy couple for the future. Words like "happiness", "passion" and "adventures" are written down on a piece of paper, put in a small...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:58:58 PDT
Dress -Convertible Wedding style- by diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Wedding-Dress-from-DIYheartcom/
Dress -Convertible Wedding style- by diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/FJ7V/HWH10TS3/FJ1FJ7VHWH10TS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/FJ7V/HWH10TS3/FJ1FJ7VHWH10TS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/FJ7V/HWH10TS3/FJ1FJ7VHWH10TS3.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Easy and affordable DIY Wedding dress that can convert to different styles! Lay your 3.5 meters of satin fabric (45" width) down for cutting. If you want a fuller dress, use the 60" width fabric with the same instructions.Measure from your high waist (your belly button plus 2 inches upward) to t...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 22:14:06 PDT
Paper Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Mobile/
Paper Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/GBFW/HW6HXZY5/FFQGBFWHW6HXZY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/GBFW/HW6HXZY5/FFQGBFWHW6HXZY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/GBFW/HW6HXZY5/FFQGBFWHW6HXZY5.SMALL.jpg kendeliza Summer always gets me thinking about things in the air---birds, insects, pollen… After thinking about hummingbirds for a few days, I made one out of paper. The bright colors and lightness of the material lend itself well to depicting something as dainty and almost ethereal as a hummingbird. So here ...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 14:29:37 PDT
DIY: "Hypoallergenic" Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hypoallergenic-Flowers/
DIY: "Hypoallergenic" Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/VJMM/HW00J97L/F0OVJMMHW00J97L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/VJMM/HW00J97L/F0OVJMMHW00J97L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/VJMM/HW00J97L/F0OVJMMHW00J97L.SMALL.jpg camiekayy Do you know anyone that has hay fever? Perhaps allergic to pollen? This flower really solves all your problems, cause it won't send them sneezing!It's super simple, you can customize it and bring a bright bouquet with you for all those special occasions.WARNING: If they're allergic to tissue paper a...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 01:15:24 PDT
Pretty Rose Headband from diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Rose-Headband/
Pretty Rose Headband from diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Easy DIY roses and pearls headband for Fashion Fun.Make this for your flower girls, bridesmaids or for yourself! You will need these items: one headband, fabrics, pearls, netting and basic tools.Cut flower shape petals from the pink and blush fabrics. 2" wide.Cut circles from the netting, 1.5" w...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:19:43 PDT
How To Draw A Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Draw-A-Flower-3/
How To Draw A Flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/17GK/HVXDYYM7/FUD17GKHVXDYYM7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/17GK/HVXDYYM7/FUD17GKHVXDYYM7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/17GK/HVXDYYM7/FUD17GKHVXDYYM7.SMALL.jpg fionag123 The Stem null The Leaf null The Middle null The Pink Petals null The Blue Petals null Grass null Sun null
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 04:05:03 PDT
Frame Your Wedding Bouquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Frame-Your-Wedding-Bouquet/
Frame Your Wedding Bouquet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/ASIW/HVTWE85Q/FXYASIWHVTWE85Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/ASIW/HVTWE85Q/FXYASIWHVTWE85Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/ASIW/HVTWE85Q/FXYASIWHVTWE85Q.SMALL.jpg acoens After our wedding, I dried the flowers from my bouquet along with my mother and new mother-in-law's bouquets and created framed arrangements for the three of us. Mine is hanging on the wall above my laptop as I type this and we gave each of the mothers theirs as a Mother's Day gift the year after ou...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 13:45:21 PDT
DIY Flower Boutonniere http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flower-Boutonniere/
DIY Flower Boutonniere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SL7P/HVTLU1YN/FE7SL7PHVTLU1YN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SL7P/HVTLU1YN/FE7SL7PHVTLU1YN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SL7P/HVTLU1YN/FE7SL7PHVTLU1YN.SMALL.jpg csillaihnatiuc Boutonnieres are flower decorations worn by men at weddings, proms and homecomings, to name a few occasions. They are easy to make and a cost effective option for those of you who don't want to spend a lot of money to have a boutonniere made for your soon to be husband or your son's prom. You don't...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 23:30:15 PDT
Spring Flower Bouquet by diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-Flower-Bouquet/
Spring Flower Bouquet by diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/X74W/HUYM050P/FGCX74WHUYM050P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/X74W/HUYM050P/FGCX74WHUYM050P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/X74W/HUYM050P/FGCX74WHUYM050P.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding The darling spring bouquet for your wedding day. Pick your favorite spring flowers and have them cleaned and cut to similar length. Here, the flowers are tulips, carnations and hyacinths. The stems at about 10 inches . Have your lace, ribbons, pins and a pair of good scissor ready as well. S...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 18:09:05 PDT
Mother’s Day DIY: Stamped paper flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mothers-Day-DIY-Stamped-paper-flowers/
Mother’s Day DIY: Stamped paper flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/Z73N/HUWI67P0/FXDZ73NHUWI67P0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/Z73N/HUWI67P0/FXDZ73NHUWI67P0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/Z73N/HUWI67P0/FXDZ73NHUWI67P0.SMALL.jpg Fairgoods We asked Craftcation attendees to make something with our Alphabet Stamp Set and submit it to us. The winning entry is a series of decorative paper flowers by Casey Starks of Vitamini Handmade. They make your wrapped presents extra special and can be used as unique, wearable accessories. That’s two ...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 10:47:10 PDT
Felt Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Felt-Flowers-1/
Felt Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/L1G1/HUL9CXBS/FVUL1G1HUL9CXBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/L1G1/HUL9CXBS/FVUL1G1HUL9CXBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/L1G1/HUL9CXBS/FVUL1G1HUL9CXBS.SMALL.jpg jenise2000 What You Need Felt:• 5 ovals• 6 slightly smaller circles• 2 stars 1 bigger than the other• 1 circle for the base• 1 tiny circle for the middle(Look in pic)•needle and thread Thread all 5 of the ovals onto the thread. Use 2 stitches for each one.When you've done them all put the needle throug...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:53:51 PDT
Oreo Corsage http://www.instructables.com/id/Oreo-Corsage/
Oreo Corsage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/HDJT/HUK2BZZG/FWGHDJTHUK2BZZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/HDJT/HUK2BZZG/FWGHDJTHUK2BZZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/HDJT/HUK2BZZG/FWGHDJTHUK2BZZG.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Picture this: you're at the prom, and you've been dancing for hours, and would love to grab a quick snack but don't want to stop dancing with the date of your dreams. Enter: the Oreo corsage. Visually striking, but also incredibly functional, this bouquet will definitely put a smile on your face, an...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:33:50 PDT
Rainbow Bouquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bouquet/
Rainbow Bouquet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZVYG/HUJSWTIQ/F1GZVYGHUJSWTIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZVYG/HUJSWTIQ/F1GZVYGHUJSWTIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ZVYG/HUJSWTIQ/F1GZVYGHUJSWTIQ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick I love rainbows! They are bright and fun and feel good. So I decided to make some flower bouquets with hydrangeas dyed all colors of the rainbow! They are really easy to put them together, so check them out! Flowers and Supplies Flowers! - in Red - Orange - Yellow - Green - Blue - Purple - Pin...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 12:40:11 PDT
DIY Wedding Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wedding-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/V565/HUJSWBSE/FBHV565HUJSWBSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/V565/HUJSWBSE/FBHV565HUJSWBSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/V565/HUJSWBSE/FBHV565HUJSWBSE.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink It's no secret that weddings are expensive, but we want to help you cut costs! Whether you want to DIY the whole wedding or just make some decorations, we've got you covered. There are tons of clever and cost effective ways to make your wedding something to remember!Check the DIY wedding instructabl...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:57:15 PDT
Mirror refurbished with lasercut flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-refurbished-with-lasercut-flowers/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:43:07 PDT
Dutch Dyed Easter Eggs with Flowers & Onion Skins http://www.instructables.com/id/Dutch-Dyed-Easter-Eggs-with-Flowers-Onion-Skins/
Dutch Dyed Easter Eggs with Flowers & Onion Skins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J1ZI/HU4V4F4X/FDWJ1ZIHU4V4F4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J1ZI/HU4V4F4X/FDWJ1ZIHU4V4F4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J1ZI/HU4V4F4X/FDWJ1ZIHU4V4F4X.SMALL.jpg Yannietb Onion skins and flowers have been used to dye eggs in celebration of springtime in Lower Saxony—the eastern Netherlands to northern Germany and Estonia—since pagan times.  This method of dying eggs is still practiced in rural areas of the region in celebration of Easter.  Growing up in the Overijsse...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:28:13 PDT
Sword Bouquet How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Sword-Bouquet/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 17:40:48 PDT
How to: Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paper-Flowers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/2MEW/HTNO6OM6/FQ72MEWHTNO6OM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/2MEW/HTNO6OM6/FQ72MEWHTNO6OM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/2MEW/HTNO6OM6/FQ72MEWHTNO6OM6.SMALL.jpg cperalta2   In this Instructable I show how to create a flower out of paper. The video gives a detailed step-by-step progression of the flower up until the finished product.  Supplies: Paper Scissors Glue Gun Contact me with any questions: MaSoeurJewelry@hotmail.com or visit my shop MaSoeurJewelry.tictail.c...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 12:36:44 PDT
How to Make a Boutonniere http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Boutonniere/
How to Make a Boutonniere - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/RU3X/HSG26WY5/F2XRU3XHSG26WY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/RU3X/HSG26WY5/F2XRU3XHSG26WY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/RU3X/HSG26WY5/F2XRU3XHSG26WY5.SMALL.jpg tbouck As common in American culture, men wear boutonnieres at formal occasions, such as proms, weddings, and banquets. Purchasing boutonnieres from a florist can be rather expensive especially compared with the difficulty of creating one. Not only does creating your own boutonniere save money, but you can...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 10:53:47 PST
Book Page Topiary http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Page-Topiary/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 23:56:31 PST
Tissue paper flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-paper-flowers-1/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 20:49:20 PST
A curly piece of art http://www.instructables.com/id/A-curly-piece-of-art-1/
A curly piece of art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/06N5/HVKUH9E0/FYX06N5HVKUH9E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/06N5/HVKUH9E0/FYX06N5HVKUH9E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/06N5/HVKUH9E0/FYX06N5HVKUH9E0.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput For everyone who likes to draw: it doesn't have to be complicated or time-consuming! In this instructable I will show you how to make this doodle kind of drawing I make all the time. All the skills you need to have to make this, is knowing how to use a pen/pencil. When making this drawing, try n...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 02:37:28 PST
Thats a Croc of pansies http://www.instructables.com/id/thats-a-Croc-of-panseys/
Thats a Croc of pansies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/D0VW/HS70DN83/FKMD0VWHS70DN83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/D0VW/HS70DN83/FKMD0VWHS70DN83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/D0VW/HS70DN83/FKMD0VWHS70DN83.SMALL.jpg rickysp8 Cool planters for spring time only limited to the size of your feet. I bought the Crocks froom a thrift store for this project. There easy to make and a fun way to dress up your back yard. Materials, Tools and Equipment Used 3- pairs of colored Croc's     Thrift store $1.00 per pair 6- 1" deck sc...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:56:13 PST
How To Make Paper Dandelions http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Paper-Dandelions/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:05:35 PST
How to make the origami kusudama cherry Blossom Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-origami-kusudama-cherry-Blossom-Fl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/6GL3/HS5OUJ27/FSN6GL3HS5OUJ27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/6GL3/HS5OUJ27/FSN6GL3HS5OUJ27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/6GL3/HS5OUJ27/FSN6GL3HS5OUJ27.SMALL.jpg DeadlyTeaParty © DeadlyTeaParty Property Follow me on Twitter....https://twitter.com/TipTopPhotos ↆↆↆ CLICK DOWN FOR MORE! ↆↆↆ I've reached 3,000 subscribers!!! (27/2/2104) So here's an Origami tutorial! ★ƬӇЄ ƲԼƬƖMƛƬЄ ƔƛƦƖЄƬƳ ƇӇƛƝƝЄԼ!!★ ➜My art page on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nicoletas-photograp...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:02:05 PST
Organizer board - From Wood Scraps, ribbons and sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Organizer-board-From-Scrap-wood-ribbons-and-sticks/
Organizer board - From Wood Scraps, ribbons and sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KELN/HRPBN0TR/FWLKELNHRPBN0TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KELN/HRPBN0TR/FWLKELNHRPBN0TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/KELN/HRPBN0TR/FWLKELNHRPBN0TR.SMALL.jpg Mutazek I always had lots of business cards scattered on my desk and didn't know where to put them on a visible and organized place. I thought it would be good idea to make an organizer or a board to stick, I wanted something simple and "masculine", but my girlfriend wanted to a more natural looking, so I...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 22:21:55 PST
Make Bouquets of Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bouquets-of-Paper-Flowers/
Make Bouquets of Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/X3HK/HR8VCPHG/FS2X3HKHR8VCPHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/X3HK/HR8VCPHG/FS2X3HKHR8VCPHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/X3HK/HR8VCPHG/FS2X3HKHR8VCPHG.SMALL.jpg Creativeman In this instructable I have combined methods in various, previous instructables that I have made. Some new techniques are inserted so that entire bouquets can be made for your pleasure or gifts as desired. Materials and Tools Paper of various colors Glue, white pva, and hot melt glue with glue gu...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:12:10 PST
Wire Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Flowers/
Wire Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/PJWT/HRPBMNN1/F84PJWTHRPBMNN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/PJWT/HRPBMNN1/F84PJWTHRPBMNN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/PJWT/HRPBMNN1/F84PJWTHRPBMNN1.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy As Valentine's Day presents for friends, I created wire flowers. The attached message was, "My love for you is like this flower. Undying." I'm not a fan of presenting living flowers as gifts (though I wouldn't protest if I ever get any...) because they eventually die; I guess I'm practical like th...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:37:23 PST
Last Minute Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-Minute-Valentines-Day/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JC49/HRN4FKWE/FWFJC49HRN4FKWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JC49/HRN4FKWE/FWFJC49HRN4FKWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JC49/HRN4FKWE/FWFJC49HRN4FKWE.SMALL.jpg wilgubeast Today is Valentine's Day. Instead of paying through the nose for roses, lovingly handicraft a special something for your special someone. If you're without a special someone, make something for yourself. (5 minute microwave cake, anyone?) null Office project! With the included template, you can b...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:35:25 PST
baby nursery diy decor http://www.instructables.com/id/baby-nursery-diy-decor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/F9S9/HRKR0ZQE/FFVF9S9HRKR0ZQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/F9S9/HRKR0ZQE/FFVF9S9HRKR0ZQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/F9S9/HRKR0ZQE/FFVF9S9HRKR0ZQE.SMALL.jpg Kristta After the baby shower I felt a little bit sad to throw out so many nice colored paper I got in the bags with the presents for our baby so Ive decided to save them and make something pretty for him. Just a simple folding and then adding a string and the paper made beautiful flowers above the crib
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:27:42 PST
Winter's Flowery Bouquet to usher in Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/Winters-Flowery-Bouquet-to-usher-in-Spring/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 14:48:20 PST
Crochet Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Roses/
Crochet Roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/M5AT/HRKQXFMV/FYIM5ATHRKQXFMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/M5AT/HRKQXFMV/FYIM5ATHRKQXFMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/M5AT/HRKQXFMV/FYIM5ATHRKQXFMV.SMALL.jpg kayalishous These little roses are perfect for adding to hair clips, bags, or anything else you can think of. They are made in two parts and stitched together, or you can forgo the leaf and just have the flower. Materials Here is a list of the things you will need.Crochet Cotton ( in red and green)Size...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:02:18 PST
Make Realistic Paper Tulips http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Realistic-Paper-Tulips/
Make Realistic Paper Tulips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/R2AS/HRI9885E/FONR2ASHRI9885E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/R2AS/HRI9885E/FONR2ASHRI9885E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/R2AS/HRI9885E/FONR2ASHRI9885E.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie I have a confession: I am lousy at origami! All those intricate little folds, with my stubby fingers...it always ends up in a crumpled ball on the floor of my studio! I wanted to make a paper tulip (my favorite flower) that would both look realistic and be easy for a paper novice to make! The stem...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:50:29 PST
Poseable Flower Arrangement http://www.instructables.com/id/Poseable-Flower-Arrangement/
Poseable Flower Arrangement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/HIN3/HRI9807B/FBXHIN3HRI9807B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/HIN3/HRI9807B/FBXHIN3HRI9807B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/HIN3/HRI9807B/FBXHIN3HRI9807B.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Many people will be giving or receiving flowers this Valentine’s day. But there is no reason why you have to put the flowers in a boring old vase. Why not put them in a poseable flower setting. It only takes a few minutes to set up and it lets you arrange the flowers in an unlimited number of wa...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:38:14 PST
Easy Tissue Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Paper-Flowers/
Easy Tissue Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/2WYK/HRH0XOCK/FEO2WYKHRH0XOCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/2WYK/HRH0XOCK/FEO2WYKHRH0XOCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/2WYK/HRH0XOCK/FEO2WYKHRH0XOCK.SMALL.jpg KatieKay Tissue Paper Flowers are simple, quick, and inexpensive.  They are a thoughtful hand made gift that is easy to customize, looks beautiful, and can last a long time.  You can whip up a dozen flowers in about an hour.  It's a perfect gift or decoration for Valentine's Day! To get started you'll proba...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 18:58:49 PST
Paper Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Roses-2/
Paper Roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1FCO/HRBNDPT8/F271FCOHRBNDPT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1FCO/HRBNDPT8/F271FCOHRBNDPT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1FCO/HRBNDPT8/F271FCOHRBNDPT8.SMALL.jpg amartin64 Make paper roses for any occasion wuth this simple instructable. Hope you enjoy and don't get any paper cuts! First you need some paper, here i used sweet wrappers. You need a few different sizes, i used medium, small and large. Then you glue them together starting with the smallest and working ...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 11:21:31 PST
Coffee Filter Flowers! Great for Valentine's Day and Spring! http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Filter-Flowers-Great-for-Valentines-Day-and/
Coffee Filter Flowers! Great for Valentine's Day and Spring! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/3DJ0/HRCJZXCO/F8E3DJ0HRCJZXCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/3DJ0/HRCJZXCO/F8E3DJ0HRCJZXCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/3DJ0/HRCJZXCO/F8E3DJ0HRCJZXCO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Coffee Filter Flowers tutorial. If you haven't made these yet...you should! You will love them! If you have made these before...you should do it again!  :) They turn out so big and beautiful! In any color you pick! These would make the most beautiful Valentine bouquet or decoration! Supplies T...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 17:01:59 PST
DIY Hair Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hair-Accessories/
DIY Hair Accessories - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/0HDY/HR4SWDAM/F2S0HDYHR4SWDAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/0HDY/HR4SWDAM/F2S0HDYHR4SWDAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/0HDY/HR4SWDAM/F2S0HDYHR4SWDAM.SMALL.jpg creativity123 Is your hair just plain boring? Add some fun with these DIY Hair Accessories! Supplies Supplies you'll need: Bow: -Hot Glue Gun(with glue inside) -Felt -Scissors -Bobby Pin(s) Flower: -Hot Glue Gun (with glue inside) -Bobby Pin -Scissors -Fake Flower Making the Bow Accessories The first hai...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 10:30:40 PST
Vintage Inspired Valentines! http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Valentines/
Vintage Inspired Valentines! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/0HUA/HR3EKO5M/FDC0HUAHR3EKO5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/0HUA/HR3EKO5M/FDC0HUAHR3EKO5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/0HUA/HR3EKO5M/FDC0HUAHR3EKO5M.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Make Handmade Vintage Downton Abbey inspired Valentines! And the best part is they aren't specifically Valentine themed, so they could be sent all year long! Stunning with a handmade envelope too! Gather Inspiration If you are a watcher of Downton Abbey, you'll remember the season 3 episode 1... ...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 06:20:43 PST
Easy crepe paper flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-paper-flowers/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 20:18:02 PST
Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Flowers-3/
Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/WGQU/HR0AU27T/FNGWGQUHR0AU27T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/WGQU/HR0AU27T/FNGWGQUHR0AU27T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/WGQU/HR0AU27T/FNGWGQUHR0AU27T.SMALL.jpg Sara Elizabeth Shillingford These paper flowers are super easy to make and they are very beautiful too! :D  Circles Draw and cut circles of different colors, then cut them on half or just fold them! :D  Glue Assemble and glue the petals Details Add glitter, jewels, sequins or something :D You're done! Enjoy!
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 08:12:03 PST
Coconut Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Flower/
Coconut Flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/U6AA/HQV6INWY/FYGU6AAHQV6INWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/U6AA/HQV6INWY/FYGU6AAHQV6INWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/U6AA/HQV6INWY/FYGU6AAHQV6INWY.SMALL.jpg letsscrewup This is an ornamental flower made from parts of coconut,mostly used in flower vase Flower's is petal is made from the coconut component shown in the picture .with reference from http://letsscrewup.blogspot.in/2014/01/coconut-flower.html Coconut Flower stem is also made from coconut component ...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 20:32:26 PST