Instructables: exploring - living - fun - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:10:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Awesome Shrink Film Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Shrink-Film-Rings/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 11:53:33 PST
#SELFIE Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/SELFIE-Mirror/
#SELFIE Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/JUQL/I6004H4I/FS4JUQLI6004H4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/JUQL/I6004H4I/FS4JUQLI6004H4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/JUQL/I6004H4I/FS4JUQLI6004H4I.SMALL.jpg randofo The #SELFIE Mirror is a mirror modified to include a vinyl cutout of the hastag "SELFIE". It is really as simple as that. This solution was designed to handle most of your #SELFIE watermarking needs. With this simple IRL modification you can throw away all of your photo editing software. Well -- som...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:41:53 PST
Easy Buckle Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Buckle-Ring/
Easy Buckle Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/5LF1/I5WCQQCW/FOH5LF1I5WCQQCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/5LF1/I5WCQQCW/FOH5LF1I5WCQQCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/5LF1/I5WCQQCW/FOH5LF1I5WCQQCW.SMALL.jpg imthemaker If you like rings, and want something easy to make, then this is the project for you, a super cool buckle ring! Supplies A strip of leather (about 7cm/3")A thick needle and threadA buckleScissorsA thimble (optional but I recommend using one) Attaching the Buckle Fold a small portion of the lea...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 11:44:47 PST
Sparky: The $3 Micro Fish Tank Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparky-The-3-Micro-Fish-Tank-Filter/
Sparky: The $3 Micro Fish Tank Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/6I0J/I55MTARM/FF96I0JI55MTARM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/6I0J/I55MTARM/FF96I0JI55MTARM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/6I0J/I55MTARM/FF96I0JI55MTARM.SMALL.jpg imthemaker Meet Sparky, a micro filter for fish tanks that only costs $3. It is so simple to make and it is the perfect size for a betta tank or another small aquarium. If you want to use it with a larger tank, you can just double up!Why do you need a Filter?A filter is absolutely essential for any fish tank! ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:52:24 PST
'Hello' Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Rocks/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
Draw Your Hand In 3D - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-Your-Hand-In-3D-DIY-Tutorial/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:15:09 PST
Jam Jar Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Jam-Jar-Piggy-Bank/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 17:50:09 PST
Fun & Easy Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Easy-Jewelry/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 11:06:58 PST
Building Skyrim Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Skyrim-Armor/
Building Skyrim Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/2GI9/I42MHSRN/FON2GI9I42MHSRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/2GI9/I42MHSRN/FON2GI9I42MHSRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/2GI9/I42MHSRN/FON2GI9I42MHSRN.SMALL.jpg ZombTech In this Instructable I shall teach you the way of foam smithing yourself some epic skyrim steel armor and a nifty iron helmet. I know its not as cool as daedric armor, but lets be honest that stuff is so main stream anyways haha. Well lets get to building now shall we!?What you will need: • Eva foam...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:10:29 PST
Wooden Cube in a sphere Christmas Bauble Tree Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cube-in-a-sphere-Christmas-Bauble-Tree-Orna/
Wooden Cube in a sphere Christmas Bauble Tree Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/LZRJ/I3TI15WK/FKPLZRJI3TI15WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/LZRJ/I3TI15WK/FKPLZRJI3TI15WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/LZRJ/I3TI15WK/FKPLZRJI3TI15WK.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I've been meaning to attempt a cube in a box for some time, but have never gotten around to it, to busy making carousels!So I thought I would finally have a go, but instead of just a cube in box I would make a Christmas ornament for our tree. I think it turned out quite good - please leave comments ...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 02:35:56 PST
Geometrical paper objects for christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometrical-paper-objects-for-christmas/
Geometrical paper objects for christmas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/LAN4/I3VHADM1/FSHLAN4I3VHADM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/LAN4/I3VHADM1/FSHLAN4I3VHADM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/LAN4/I3VHADM1/FSHLAN4I3VHADM1.SMALL.jpg iivanovskis Included 4 templates with different designs - octahedron, double obelisk, icosahedron, and trapezohedron. This is what you'll need:Printer. Colorful a4 paper sheets. Double-sided tape or white glue. Scissors. Crafting knife Cutting mat. Metal ruler.Download templates. Print template on colorful pa...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:01:52 PST
Christmas Tree Napkin Fold http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Napkin-Fold/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:31 PST
Brain Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Brain-Board/
Brain Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/TZW9/I3PJRBUG/FHXTZW9I3PJRBUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/TZW9/I3PJRBUG/FHXTZW9I3PJRBUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/TZW9/I3PJRBUG/FHXTZW9I3PJRBUG.SMALL.jpg randofo The Brain Board is a cork bulletin board shaped like a brain for helping you remember. Sure, you may have an actual brain that accomplishes these feats, but sometimes it is just not quite up to the task. Whether it be used for small to-do items, important appointments, or for sentimental keepsakes, ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:08:34 PST
Paper Icicles for Frozen Ceiling Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Icicles-for-Frozen-Ceiling-Decoration/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:14:25 PST
Jam Jar Night Light (Castle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jam-Jar-Night-Light-Castle/
Jam Jar Night Light (Castle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/CEWD/I3GX62XM/FV2CEWDI3GX62XM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/CEWD/I3GX62XM/FV2CEWDI3GX62XM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/CEWD/I3GX62XM/FV2CEWDI3GX62XM.SMALL.jpg Barry Neeson In this instructable i am going to show you how to recycle an old jar into a charming nightlight that can be used in side or out doors and can be left unattended as it doesn't use an open flame. Tools and materials MaterialsA Jar.Polymer clay. Grey (or in my case mixed black and white) granite, m...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:56:18 PST
DIY Perler Bead Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Perler-Bead-Bowl/
DIY Perler Bead Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/9FIE/I327ECAB/F709FIEI327ECAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/9FIE/I327ECAB/F709FIEI327ECAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/9FIE/I327ECAB/F709FIEI327ECAB.SMALL.jpg jujubee31 This is a super easy craft to make and it's fun to do with your kids! (Be careful doing this with small children may be a chocking hazard) You can use this for organization or for looks! Gather Your Materials •vegetable oil•perler beads •oven safe bowl you want the final product to look like •ov...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:20:34 PST
Bleach Stamped Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-Stamped-Sweatshirt/
Bleach Stamped Sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is something I have wanted to try a while. I have seen bleach stamping done on colored cardstock and wanted to see how it would look on fabric. The results were fun and different. Materials SweatshirtBleachPaper towelplastic bowlFoam and/or rubber stampsPiece of cardboard the size of your s...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:46:50 PST
Personalized Frozen Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Elsa-Ornament/
Personalized Frozen Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/HDJV/I2I46JG7/FOLHDJVI2I46JG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/HDJV/I2I46JG7/FOLHDJVI2I46JG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/HDJV/I2I46JG7/FOLHDJVI2I46JG7.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch With the holidays upon us, it's time to start making ornaments! What cuter theme to make than Frozen!? What You'll Need - Clear plastic ornament- Piece of flat clear plastic (You can find on some kind of packaging usually)- Acrylic paints- White paint pen- Epson salt- White glitter- Sugar beads -...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 19:45:12 PST
Origami Flower Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Flower-Garland/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 15:14:56 PST
Simple Pneumatic Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pneumatic-Machine/
Simple Pneumatic Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/5KHR/I1YU0C69/F3X5KHRI1YU0C69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/5KHR/I1YU0C69/F3X5KHRI1YU0C69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/5KHR/I1YU0C69/F3X5KHRI1YU0C69.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This project draws on similar ideas from previous work, but without the use of hot glue. This construction process is very simple, and unlike some of my hydraulic projects, these pneumatic machines operate using only compressed air instead of water. Materials and prep Materials: 9 craft stick5 ju...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:58:18 PDT
Wooly Willy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooly-Willy-Costume/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:47:12 PDT
5 minute cheap and easy rear projection screen http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-cheap-and-easy-rear-projection-screen/
5 minute cheap and easy rear projection screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/JCMU/I1WHE2NY/FKJJCMUI1WHE2NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/JCMU/I1WHE2NY/FKJJCMUI1WHE2NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/JCMU/I1WHE2NY/FKJJCMUI1WHE2NY.SMALL.jpg melarky Looking for a new way to decorate for the holidays? This projection screen is great for Halloween, Christmas, New Years, 4th of July, just about any holiday you want to make cooler!We use this projection screen in our front window at home as well as at my husbands work (makes for a great eye catcher...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:51:55 PDT
Let's Make your own vinyl wall decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-your-own-vinyl-wall-decals/
Let's Make your own vinyl wall decals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/WT63/I1TPRUSV/FDLWT63I1TPRUSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/WT63/I1TPRUSV/FDLWT63I1TPRUSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/WT63/I1TPRUSV/FDLWT63I1TPRUSV.SMALL.jpg alesandrome This is a quick how-to on making a vinyl wall decal easily and cheaply for your office using existing artwork and a Cricut Explore. Setting up your cutting board. First things first bringing in your artwork to Cricut's Design Space. To keep things simple you would want your logo/motto/message/quo...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:08:21 PDT
How to Make a Match House http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-House-1/
How to Make a Match House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/FMSM/I1NUKIWY/FTQFMSMI1NUKIWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/FMSM/I1NUKIWY/FTQFMSMI1NUKIWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/FMSM/I1NUKIWY/FTQFMSMI1NUKIWY.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a house from matches. It is fairly simple to make and requires no tools. It can be made without using any glue or tape. It is a fun project when you are bored and can be used as a gift or just for fun. This requires a lot of matches and time. Similarly to the match cube I made, th...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:02:17 PDT
Halloween Costume 80's Perm http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-80s-Perm/
Halloween Costume 80's Perm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers! I'm back and I wanted to show y'all my own tutorial (not based or taken from anyone, it's my idea) that I'm so excited about and I hope y'all love it! Supplies 1- flat iron2- 10-15 square sheets of tin foil3- brush Sections First you're going to take a section of your hair and...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:26:05 PDT
Non-Soldering Solar Bug http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Soldering-Solar-Bug/
Non-Soldering Solar Bug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Our first project was the simple and fun Solar Cockroach. For the longest time we've been trying to find a fun way of making a version of that project for even younger students; and this is what we came up with!We found that younger students need a good tactile approach when it comes to solar energ...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:46:40 PDT
How to Make a Water Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Water-Candle/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:42:07 PDT
How to Make a Match Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Cube/
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By: Von Malegowski

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:10:46 PDT
Ultimate Halloween Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Halloween-Decorations/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/53ZL/HKVKP90X/FMM53ZLHKVKP90X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/53ZL/HKVKP90X/FMM53ZLHKVKP90X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/53ZL/HKVKP90X/FMM53ZLHKVKP90X.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit I ADORE Halloween! I grew up in a town where Halloween was and is a BIG deal. School gets out for Halloween in my home town, we have two nights of trick-or-treating and a crazy big Halloween parade. Growing up like that Halloween gets in your blood. I found instructables because I was looking f...
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 13:50:29 PDT
Give your house something to wear! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-house-into-a-cartoon/
Give your house something to wear! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/3H7O/I0TVL9K6/F5C3H7OI0TVL9K6.SMALL.jpg Nick Nortier In this tutorial I will explain how to make your house into a giant character that will transform your neighborhood into a real life cartoon.I find it enjoyable to illustrate my lists, even if it involves stick figures and words that are misspelled for the sake of humor.Tools and Materials:CameraPri...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 14:38:42 PDT
Extending Grabber http://www.instructables.com/id/Extending-Grabber/
Extending Grabber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/RFOB/I0TV1PFZ/F1CRFOBI0TV1PFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/RFOB/I0TV1PFZ/F1CRFOBI0TV1PFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/RFOB/I0TV1PFZ/F1CRFOBI0TV1PFZ.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance Materials For the basic example, you'll need:8 craft sticks2 milkshake straws, cut into quarters2 skewersDesignable components:Pipe cleanersRubber bandsFor testing:2 cups Assemble and reinforce the beams Create four beams by inserting the craft sticks into the pieces of straws.Leave a small g...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 16:48:25 PDT
Halloween piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-piñata/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 09:16:33 PDT
Wooden Hodge Podge Owl http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Hodge-Podge-Owl/
Wooden Hodge Podge Owl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WR6M/I0QJB3I6/F2YWR6MI0QJB3I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WR6M/I0QJB3I6/F2YWR6MI0QJB3I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/WR6M/I0QJB3I6/F2YWR6MI0QJB3I6.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Fall is just about here. Celebrate by making a cute one-of-a-kind hodge podge owl for your home or yard. Make it an Event Invite friends over to make one with you. Gather supplies and prepare a work space for you and your pals. The fun part is no one's owl will look the same. Ahead of time you c...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:15:45 PDT
Indoor Electric Car (for cheap under $5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Electric-Car-for-cheap-under-5/
Indoor Electric Car (for cheap under $5) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/MAWM/I0HZ3AND/FOUMAWMI0HZ3AND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/MAWM/I0HZ3AND/FOUMAWMI0HZ3AND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/MAWM/I0HZ3AND/FOUMAWMI0HZ3AND.SMALL.jpg powertothepeople I built a little 3 wheeled car to drive around my house. I built it just for fun and it would be great for kids. See the video below.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9DTjssGms8I&list=UUTYbMALV5XenyKIcTXUJbzgOne day I challenged myself to build a small electric car that I could use to drive aroun...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:44:48 PDT
Easy Witch's Cauldron from a Yoga Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Witchs-Cauldron-from-a-Yoga-Ball/
Easy Witch's Cauldron from a Yoga Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/L049/I0LDZHX7/F1BL049I0LDZHX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/L049/I0LDZHX7/F1BL049I0LDZHX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/L049/I0LDZHX7/F1BL049I0LDZHX7.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Double, double toil and trouble! This witch's cauldron is an easy DIY project that will help set the scene for any spooky party. You don't have to be an artist to make it and it's made using easy-to-find materials, some you probably already have in your house. Materials You will want to gather..1...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:10:38 PDT
Project Yolk http://www.instructables.com/id/Yolk/
Project Yolk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/XLW9/I0C9538M/FJ1XLW9I0C9538M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/XLW9/I0C9538M/FJ1XLW9I0C9538M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/XLW9/I0C9538M/FJ1XLW9I0C9538M.SMALL.jpg Studio Egg The act of cooking and preparing food brings with it many subtleties and nuances. From finding the perfect way to pepper a salad to the ultimate technique in which to scramble eggs – a long debated issue between many cooks. This mass of personal preferences combined with the countless tools and gadg...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:57:54 PDT
Make A Frankencooler Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Frankencooler-Pumpkin/
Make A Frankencooler Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/BJTN/I09LSVBW/FZ7BJTNI09LSVBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/BJTN/I09LSVBW/FZ7BJTNI09LSVBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/BJTN/I09LSVBW/FZ7BJTNI09LSVBW.SMALL.jpg Graphicjack This instructable will show you the basics for turning any pumpkin into a fun, spooky festive Halloween cooler. I've provided lots of details in my past instructables on specific carving techniques so If I move to fast in this one check out some of my others Instructables for more detailed info. ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:27:20 PDT
Sugar Skull Flameless Votives http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Flameless-Votives/
Sugar Skull Flameless Votives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/IKCP/HZXYMILZ/F18IKCPHZXYMILZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/IKCP/HZXYMILZ/F18IKCPHZXYMILZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/IKCP/HZXYMILZ/F18IKCPHZXYMILZ.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is a quick, fun and easy project that is great for Halloween and year round. This is the remix of Sugar Skull String Lights ! Materials Skull shaped candy bowls - Target dollar section and also at Dollar tree.Permanent markers in as many colors as you have!LED tea lights. Drawing on your ...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:13:23 PDT
Plinko Party Costume w Prizes for Contestants http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinko-Party-Costume-w-Prizes-for-Contestants/
Plinko Party Costume w Prizes for Contestants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/7CJF/I05F3TIM/FN17CJFI05F3TIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/7CJF/I05F3TIM/FN17CJFI05F3TIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/7CJF/I05F3TIM/FN17CJFI05F3TIM.SMALL.jpg patricholas424 First of all, I would like to thank mazinbenny for his a-mazing Plinko Instructable that I roughly based this on. Ultimately, it's TPIR (The Price is Right) we have to thank for the game of Plinko! Even Bob Barker said himself - "A Plinko board would make a good costume" circa 1980s. In this insc...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:18:11 PDT
Blown Paint Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Blown-Paint-Monsters/
Blown Paint Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Another great little activity to do with your kiddos. It's a really simple, really fun and imaginative craft idea.All you need is:paper: thicker paper is best, like card stock or water color paperwatercolor paints and brushcup or waterstrawsharpie or other marker Pile on the Paint First thing we ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:22:39 PDT
Kids Light Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Light-Matrix/
Kids Light Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/B532/HZPDWJ1Q/FWLB532HZPDWJ1Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/B532/HZPDWJ1Q/FWLB532HZPDWJ1Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/B532/HZPDWJ1Q/FWLB532HZPDWJ1Q.SMALL.jpg Ryan MacKenzie This is a weekend project for the family. Primarily aimed for kids around the age of two who love to switch on and off lights. What you will need Tools:Wire cutters Wire strippersSoldering iron Hot glue Screw drivers16mm holesawrulerConsumables:All consumables except for box were purchased from...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 07:02:00 PDT
Fastest/ Best Way to Skin a Mango: 10 Second Mango Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Fastest-Best-Way-to-Skin-a-Mango-10-Sec-Mango-Hack/
Fastest/ Best Way to Skin a Mango: 10 Second Mango Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/WMMP/HY0DOPV3/FG2WMMPHY0DOPV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/WMMP/HY0DOPV3/FG2WMMPHY0DOPV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/WMMP/HY0DOPV3/FG2WMMPHY0DOPV3.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog Separate that sweet fruit from its skin in ten seconds! This awesome life-hack/ food-hack will save you time and maximize the amount of fruit you get from every mango. Watch This Video! Watch this video to see me demonstrate first hand exactly how it's done! Cut your mango Every mango has a p...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:22:26 PDT
Stingray Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Stingray-Paper-Airplane/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:36:59 PDT
How to instantly chill any drink! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-instantly-chill-any-drink/
How to instantly chill any drink! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SMALL.jpg mkovtchega Hi, today Im going to show you how to instantly cool down any drink! Its super easy, fun and its a great life hack that you can use in hot summer weather. The only thing that kind of sucks is that the bottle is small and you can't fit a lot of your drink into it, but that's easily fixed by doing thi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:27:36 PDT
Super Hero Medal Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Hero-Medal-Hanger/
Super Hero Medal Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/7MAC/HYZX3F74/FSY7MACHYZX3F74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/7MAC/HYZX3F74/FSY7MACHYZX3F74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/7MAC/HYZX3F74/FSY7MACHYZX3F74.SMALL.jpg Bannockburn Clang! Bang! Kapow!No, it's not the sound of another Avengers battle but rather the sound of the scores of medals my son has hanging from his closet door. They're constantly falling off the door knob, getting stuck in the door when it closes and generally making a mess and racket. He also loves ...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:35:18 PDT
Make your own Pom Poms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Pom-Poms/
Make your own Pom Poms! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY If you don’t absolutely love pom poms or haven’t ever considered making them yourself, perhaps we can sway you after this week’s DIY. We adore pom poms and were beyond excited to discover the Clover Pom Pom Maker, which allows you to crank out pom poms of all sizes and 10 times faster than the conve...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:26:29 PDT
Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-Party-Learn-to-Tie-Dye/
Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Would you believe that I have never tie dyed before? Raise your hand if you have NEVER tie dyed before...I see some hands!Tulip tie dye is great! It's one step process makes it so easy to use! Dyes are permanent and color-fast...so they wont fade in the wash!This was my first go at it...and you kno...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:59:29 PDT
DIY Piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Piñata/
DIY Piñata - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/36UT/HYFNRUA3/F6436UTHYFNRUA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/36UT/HYFNRUA3/F6436UTHYFNRUA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/36UT/HYFNRUA3/F6436UTHYFNRUA3.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY I love piñatas. There’s something really satisfying about smashing a colorful sculpture to pieces as heaps of candy scatter everywhere. It’s been years since I’ve been to a party where a piñata was the highlight so this year, I’m determined to incorporate it into my Cinco de Mayo festivities. Alt...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:59:09 PDT
Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
Comic Book Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Shoes/
Comic Book Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/1BD4/HXMKT19P/FIU1BD4HXMKT19P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/1BD4/HXMKT19P/FIU1BD4HXMKT19P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/1BD4/HXMKT19P/FIU1BD4HXMKT19P.SMALL.jpg scooter76 Here is a step by step guide on how to recycle some old shoes and comic books into something fantastic.I have seen many variants of this project on the web, but thought I would share with you how I made mine.I recently moved back to North America from Scotland, and as a parting gift to a good friend...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:17:11 PDT