Instructables: exploring - living - handmade - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 24 May 2015 18:38:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Notebook-Jacket/
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Change a cheap notebook to a more luxurious one! Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the notebook. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Materials needed These are all the materials you ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:20:10 PDT
How to recycle a plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-recycle-a-plastic-bottle/
How to recycle a plastic bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5QPO/I7CCA12U/FJ05QPOI7CCA12U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5QPO/I7CCA12U/FJ05QPOI7CCA12U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5QPO/I7CCA12U/FJ05QPOI7CCA12U.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Make a broom with the use of the plastic bottle Cut off the bottom Cut off the bottom of the plastic bottle. Cut off the top Cut off the top of the one. Clip the one Clip the one with scissors. Wear the one Wear the one over another. Make a hole Make a hole to screw. Fix a handle F...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 02:13:33 PDT
Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Knife-Sheath-1/
Leather Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/HITO/I78VK6P9/FWPHITOI78VK6P9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/HITO/I78VK6P9/FWPHITOI78VK6P9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/HITO/I78VK6P9/FWPHITOI78VK6P9.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hi!Two months ago I started making yet another knife. Unfortunately I was so exited, that I forgot to take any pictures of the process, however I was able to take pictures, while making a sheath for that knife!I was amazed, when realized, how cheap it cost to me, only about 3 euros (3.1 dollars) and...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 07:13:36 PDT
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
Simple Leather bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-braclet/
Simple Leather bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/O5TI/I6J7SPYM/F13O5TII6J7SPYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/O5TI/I6J7SPYM/F13O5TII6J7SPYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/O5TI/I6J7SPYM/F13O5TII6J7SPYM.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM A month ago I decided to make another knife. To complete it, I had to buy some leather for the knife sheath. Some of the leather was left unused, so I took a piece of it and made a fancy braclet! Cutting the leather First of all, I took a piece of paper and folded it around my arm, to find out, h...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:10:24 PST
How to make an iPhone Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-iPhone-Jacket/
How to make an iPhone Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made an iPhone Jacket case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the iPhone. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter. Be careful not to cut your fingers!These are...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:42:17 PST
Glasses rack on wine bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Glasses-rack-on-wine-bottle/
Glasses rack on wine bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8MEC/I4IL5J5B/F998MECI4IL5J5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8MEC/I4IL5J5B/F998MECI4IL5J5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8MEC/I4IL5J5B/F998MECI4IL5J5B.SMALL.jpg vatkin In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make this simple and beautiful wooden rack for your wine glasses that fits on top of a wine bottle. Its a nice way to showcase a nice bottle of wine and an easy and interesting way of serving a bottle and glasses to the table. If your invited over fo...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 09:40:31 PST
Souvenirs envelope book http://www.instructables.com/id/Souvenirs-envelope-book/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 08:57:32 PST
How to Make a Decorative Paper Bow (with template). http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Decorative-Paper-Bow/
How to Make a Decorative Paper Bow (with template). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/7X7Z/I301JW9A/FMH7X7ZI301JW9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/7X7Z/I301JW9A/FMH7X7ZI301JW9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/7X7Z/I301JW9A/FMH7X7ZI301JW9A.SMALL.jpg Hallmark UK Yes folks! It’s that time of year already!!! And if you’re anything like us you are bound to have leftover scraps of wrapping paper from the previous year’s Yuletide season!Instead of banishing this bounty to the recycling bin however… why not try up-cycling your old gift wrap into a beautiful decor...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:39:15 PST
Leather Cutout Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cutout-Mask/
Leather Cutout Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/3QHK/I1K3R264/F8K3QHKI1K3R264.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/3QHK/I1K3R264/F8K3QHKI1K3R264.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/3QHK/I1K3R264/F8K3QHKI1K3R264.SMALL.jpg Stitch and Shutter I do love cutout leather. This mask is simple yet gives you just the right amount of edge. I adore this design for so many reasons: it's really straight-forward, minimal yet intriguing, and best of all you can do your own thing with it. I myself am really quite the minimalist so I love a strong, bas...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:11:26 PDT
Custom Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:55:45 PDT
Custom Tooled Leather Briefcase / Messenger Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Tooled-Leather-Breifcase-Messenger-Bag/
Custom Tooled Leather Briefcase / Messenger Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/F642/I169JBKM/FZHF642I169JBKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/F642/I169JBKM/FZHF642I169JBKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/F642/I169JBKM/FZHF642I169JBKM.SMALL.jpg Lederhart Create a pattern, either using a preexisting or purchased pattern, or creating your own. In this case I created my own based on the final dimensions I wanted the bag to be. Choosing and transferring artwork to be tooled. You can draw your artwork onto the pattern and then case the leather and ...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:53:46 PDT
Leather Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Wrap/
Leather Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WLT9/I155ARCP/F9HWLT9I155ARCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WLT9/I155ARCP/F9HWLT9I155ARCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WLT9/I155ARCP/F9HWLT9I155ARCP.SMALL.jpg oud25 One of the weak points of an axe is the haft. The haft is the area below the axe head. An issue with the haft is if you happen to be chopping wood and you find a slightly rotten piece. Your axe head will go through it easily but the ring of bark and wood attached to the bark is solid still. So when ...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:52:58 PDT
How to Make a Key Ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Key-Ring-Tags/
How to Make a Key Ring Tags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/OSRM/I0TVIXMK/FAMOSRMI0TVIXMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/OSRM/I0TVIXMK/FAMOSRMI0TVIXMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/OSRM/I0TVIXMK/FAMOSRMI0TVIXMK.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Leather Prepare the leather. Apply the Oil Apply the oil to the surface of the leather. Make sure you apply a heavy coat of oil. Prepare the Template Prepare the template. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a le...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 03:10:53 PDT
Simple Leather Briefcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Briefcase/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 01:02:30 PDT
How to make a vase for a single flower http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-vase-for-a-single-flower/
How to make a vase for a single flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/XIL4/I0NOKRYG/F6CXIL4I0NOKRYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/XIL4/I0NOKRYG/F6CXIL4I0NOKRYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/XIL4/I0NOKRYG/F6CXIL4I0NOKRYG.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I introduce a way to reuse burnt out a light bulb to the vase for the single flower. Materials Prepare materials, burnt out the light bulb, pliers, a hammer, an awl, a bolt. Remove Parts Remove metal parts of the tip with the use of pliers. Break a Grass Break a grass of the tip with the us...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:11:19 PDT
Super Easy DIY Rubber Band Jewelry- Making Candy Color Flower Loom Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-DIY-Rubber-Band-Jewelry-Making-Candy-Co/
Super Easy DIY Rubber Band Jewelry- Making Candy Color Flower Loom Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7AYT/HZJOC4XJ/F437AYTHZJOC4XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7AYT/HZJOC4XJ/F437AYTHZJOC4XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/7AYT/HZJOC4XJ/F437AYTHZJOC4XJ.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Hi, guys, this is an easy instruction on making flower loom band bracelet. The elastic band bracelet requires colorful rubber bands, rubber band hook and S clip (all can be found on Pandahall ) Hope you will check this flower loom bracelet instructions out and comment, or like! Materials needed ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:15:55 PDT
Simple bound journal with recycled materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-bound-journal-with-recycled-materials/
Simple bound journal with recycled materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/0EH4/I02911QH/FDL0EH4I02911QH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/0EH4/I02911QH/FDL0EH4I02911QH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/0EH4/I02911QH/FDL0EH4I02911QH.SMALL.jpg maudlin This is an inexpensive (or, possibly free), simple bound journal which allows you easily customize a small notebook with recycled materials and your favorite writing papers. The binding is easy to tie and easy to loosen, allowing pages to be swapped out at will, or allowing you to insert printed ma...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:19:46 PDT
How to make iPhone speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-iPhone-speaker/
How to make iPhone speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/8AJU/HZUSNX4L/FFK8AJUHZUSNX4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/8AJU/HZUSNX4L/FFK8AJUHZUSNX4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/8AJU/HZUSNX4L/FFK8AJUHZUSNX4L.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This "iPhone speaker" is made of a paper tube and cups. I can make it very easy! Materials ・a paper tube ・two paper cups Make a Hole Make a hole in the paper cups with a utility knife. Put the Paper Tube Put the paper tube into the hole. Make a Hole for iPhone Make a hole to insert iPhon...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 03:24:55 PDT
Handmade Tools for Leather Tooling http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Tools-for-Leather-Tooling/
Handmade Tools for Leather Tooling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/44YF/HZDYDAGC/FOY44YFHZDYDAGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/44YF/HZDYDAGC/FOY44YFHZDYDAGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/44YF/HZDYDAGC/FOY44YFHZDYDAGC.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hey!!I always have thought that at some point everyone is lucky, you just have to find your spot, the place and the time where you, by doing what you really enjoy, certainly will find your luck. A few months ago I somehow stumbled upon this website, and thought: "Why not?". So I published my first i...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:23:08 PDT
Leather Craft+Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-CraftLighting/
Leather Craft+Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/8JVY/HZB3HU9V/F9O8JVYHZB3HU9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/8JVY/HZB3HU9V/F9O8JVYHZB3HU9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/8JVY/HZB3HU9V/F9O8JVYHZB3HU9V.SMALL.jpg AAAHan Handmade Leather Craft + LED Lights !!!It's easy to make. Materials 1L steel cans, leather 345mm * 130mm, Led Strip Module, 12V DC power supply , sewing thread Hand sewing & Drilling The stitching on the leather.Drill a hole in the bottom.Use the rivet & label.Foil stamping by Kingsley Mac...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:15:33 PDT
Bigger on the Inside Invite http://www.instructables.com/id/Bigger-on-the-Inside-Invite/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:12:11 PDT
elle, e-Waste Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/elle-e-Waste-Jewelry/
elle, e-Waste Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/82A5/HVTWAFTX/FLN82A5HVTWAFTX.SMALL.jpg ameliechucky This is a personal project inspired by all every day electronic devices and the speed with which they are discarded nowadays. Since I live in USA, I am surprised by how quickly multiple objects are considered garbage and you can easily find them on the streets every day. I have collected objects...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 14:37:04 PDT
Flower ring made from copper http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-ring-made-from-copper/
Flower ring made from copper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/WTJ0/HVMP7CTM/F0ZWTJ0HVMP7CTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/WTJ0/HVMP7CTM/F0ZWTJ0HVMP7CTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/WTJ0/HVMP7CTM/F0ZWTJ0HVMP7CTM.SMALL.jpg MunnuB This tutorial walks through the process of creating your very own flower ring. This instructable is a great project to undertake if you want to master jewelry soldering in a single project.I'll break the instructable into multiple steps: Planning (thought process, autocad pdf file, stone size) ...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 21:25:02 PDT
Egyptian Jewelry: How To Make The Prince's Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Egyptian-Jewelry-How-To-Make-The-Princes-Necklace/
Egyptian Jewelry: How To Make The Prince's Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/N798/HUHT1AO3/FATN798HUHT1AO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/N798/HUHT1AO3/FATN798HUHT1AO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/N798/HUHT1AO3/FATN798HUHT1AO3.SMALL.jpg antoniraj The ancient Egyptians wore exotic jewelries made out of so many things to guard them from evil forces. Even the dead were decorated with jewelries like collars, bracelets, earrings and anklets. Though many items were used to make jewelries, the Egyptians liked gold more than anything else as gold re...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:04:21 PDT
Sauna Smoke Soap http://www.instructables.com/id/Sauna-Smoke-Soap/
Sauna Smoke Soap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/77FD/HU1RQAVM/FZB77FDHU1RQAVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/77FD/HU1RQAVM/FZB77FDHU1RQAVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/77FD/HU1RQAVM/FZB77FDHU1RQAVM.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate I really enjoy a quality soap: something sweet but not overly perfumed, few ingredients and handmade. I spent a month experimenting with this recipe over a few batches and this last has turned out really nice, simple to make, with only 5 ingredients and you can make it over a campfire if you wish...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:25:00 PDT
How to Make a Card Key Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Card-Key-Case/
How to Make a Card Key Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/IY1F/HU0GPZB9/FC6IY1FHU0GPZB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/IY1F/HU0GPZB9/FC6IY1FHU0GPZB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/IY1F/HU0GPZB9/FC6IY1FHU0GPZB9.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Since the original vinyl case is cheaply made, I made a card key case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the card key case. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leathe...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:25:59 PDT
How to Make a Bankbook Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Bankbook-Case/
How to Make a Bankbook Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/QM1A/HTC6900H/FLZQM1AHTC6900H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/QM1A/HTC6900H/FLZQM1AHTC6900H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/QM1A/HTC6900H/FLZQM1AHTC6900H.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Since the original vinyl case is cheaply made, I made a bankbook case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the bankbook. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cut...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:23:52 PDT
How to the iPhone Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-the-iPhone-Jacket/
How to the iPhone Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/6JS7/HT5CPBGB/FWU6JS7HT5CPBGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/6JS7/HT5CPBGB/FWU6JS7HT5CPBGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/6JS7/HT5CPBGB/FWU6JS7HT5CPBGB.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made the iPhone Jacket. Because it is the iPhone Jacket which is very simple made, I can easily make it!! Cut Leather along a Template I cut leather along a template. When I cut the part of the curve, I cut to turn a template. I can easily cut the one!! Prepare two Pieces of Leather I prepar...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 01:11:12 PDT
How to Make Key-ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Key-ring-Tags/
How to Make Key-ring Tags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/OK47/HSGFYON5/FIGOK47HSGFYON5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/OK47/HSGFYON5/FIGOK47HSGFYON5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/OK47/HSGFYON5/FIGOK47HSGFYON5.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made a key-ring tag this time!! So as it is easy, please challenge!! Cut Leather along a Template I cut leather along a template. When I cut the part of the curve, I cut to turn a template. I can easily cut the one!! Scratch the Leather Backside I scratch the part applying adhesive. In that ...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 22:35:58 PST
How to Make the Card-Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Card-Case/
How to Make the Card-Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/8NFQ/HS769LFX/FJG8NFQHS769LFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/8NFQ/HS769LFX/FJG8NFQHS769LFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/8NFQ/HS769LFX/FJG8NFQHS769LFX.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made a card case of leather. I challenged leathercraft for the first time.I want to make it a lot in future!! Paint Leather with Oil Leather becomes strong when I paint with oil.Let's paint thoroughly! Cut Leather I cut it on the basis of a gauge. I am straight sharp when I use the ruler. ...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 02:27:30 PST
DIY Hair Tie Charm Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hair-Tie-Charm-Bracelet/
DIY Hair Tie Charm Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/TJ4X/HQQLONG1/FBVTJ4XHQQLONG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/TJ4X/HQQLONG1/FBVTJ4XHQQLONG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/TJ4X/HQQLONG1/FBVTJ4XHQQLONG1.SMALL.jpg Mixed Kreations Handmade charm bracelet made using chain, and a stretchy hair tie. Tools Needed 2 chain nose pliers1 round nose pliers Supplies ChainStretchy hair band tieHeadpinPearlCharmSplit JumpringLarge hole bead Spacer Bead This was a last minute bead that I decided to add. Connect Chain First op...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:15:35 PST
Paper heart decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-heart-decorations-1/
Paper heart decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/0TDH/HP8PLTLN/FKF0TDHHP8PLTLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/0TDH/HP8PLTLN/FKF0TDHHP8PLTLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/0TDH/HP8PLTLN/FKF0TDHHP8PLTLN.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I was trying to use an origami module that I use a lot (for example here and here) for making decorations. I knew that I could make flat squares and triangles with it, so I realized hearts should be possible to make with them. I drew out the heart, to know how many pieces it would take, and folded a...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:24 PST
Handmade Engagement Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Engagement-Ring/
Handmade Engagement Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/ZL8Y/HOUFRZBA/FDAZL8YHOUFRZBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/ZL8Y/HOUFRZBA/FDAZL8YHOUFRZBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/ZL8Y/HOUFRZBA/FDAZL8YHOUFRZBA.SMALL.jpg rmstrong So that's it? You're crazy about your girlfriend, right? Well good because its about time you realized she is incredible! It is entirely possible to craft a handmade engagement ring for her. That what happened to me! This guide is for a silver engagement ring crafted out of a block of silver. I wil...
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 18:21:07 PST
T-Shirt into Continuous Yarn! http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-into-Continuous-Yarn/
T-Shirt into Continuous Yarn! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/8R0V/H54087O2/FC08R0VH54087O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/8R0V/H54087O2/FC08R0VH54087O2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/8R0V/H54087O2/FC08R0VH54087O2.SMALL.jpg ReverieAerie In this instructable I will show how to turn an ordinary t-shirt into a string of continuous yarn! T-shirt yarn is great for recycling old t-shirts you never wear, and turning them into something more useful. How could t-shirt yarn be useful? Well, you can make all sorts of nifty things from it, inc...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:28:11 PDT
Custom Platinum engagement ring- from CAD to finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Platinum-engagement-ring-from-CAD-to-finish/
Custom Platinum engagement ring- from CAD to finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/WW4U/HI3TYC1C/FAOWW4UHI3TYC1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/WW4U/HI3TYC1C/FAOWW4UHI3TYC1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/WW4U/HI3TYC1C/FAOWW4UHI3TYC1C.SMALL.jpg Honus Here's how to create a classic Diamond engagement ring from start to finish. This custom ring is made in Platinum and has one hundred small Diamonds set in the mounting. This particular style mounting uses a method known as bead setting- there are four tiny metal beads that hold each small stone in ...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 02:06:24 PDT
How to Make Fabric Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Fabric-Buttons/
How to Make Fabric Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/HYFL/HI3TIR70/F7XHYFLHI3TIR70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/HYFL/HI3TIR70/F7XHYFLHI3TIR70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/HYFL/HI3TIR70/F7XHYFLHI3TIR70.SMALL.jpg Haus Page Custom fabric buttons are easy to make and kits are commonly sold in all major fabric stores, sewing supply companies, and Wal-Mart for $3-5. You can also buy them online. We used a lovely kit for ours made by Armommy which is a basic fat quarter. You can make your own by tracing out 1 1/2-2 1/2 in...
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:13:47 PDT
RING DOG TOY http://www.instructables.com/id/RING-DOG-TOY/
RING DOG TOY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/PZLC/GQZJMKWD/FQOPZLCGQZJMKWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/PZLC/GQZJMKWD/FQOPZLCGQZJMKWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/PZLC/GQZJMKWD/FQOPZLCGQZJMKWD.SMALL.jpg J3443RY Create this two-tone ring dog toy by combining two lengths of the basic 4 strand crown knot. Easily adjust the size and scale of this toy based on the rope or the size of your pet. For 3/8" rope figure 4" of rope for every 1" of finished knot, ie: 6" finished knot uses 24" of rope.   Begin b...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 01:39:20 PDT
Jazzed up bobby pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Jazzed-up-bobby-pins/
Jazzed up bobby pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/1GGH/HHJO56QX/FCE1GGHHHJO56QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/1GGH/HHJO56QX/FCE1GGHHHJO56QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/1GGH/HHJO56QX/FCE1GGHHHJO56QX.SMALL.jpg chazortiz Want to jazz up your plain old bobby pins? If so, then this tutorial is for you. First lets gather up our materials needed for this simple project: wire: 20 gauge/24 gauge Pliers: wubbers (looping), flat head, cutters Bobby pins jumbo craft stick seed beads focal beads black polymer clay Cut your ...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 14:37:53 PDT
Origami bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-bracelet/
Origami bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/EQIU/HGG4Z9SJ/F8EEQIUHGG4Z9SJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/EQIU/HGG4Z9SJ/F8EEQIUHGG4Z9SJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/EQIU/HGG4Z9SJ/F8EEQIUHGG4Z9SJ.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bracelet is made from 15 origami cubes. Although it takes some time, I think it's worth it.  What do you need? To make this bracelet you will need - paper (mine were about 2,4 cm and gave cubes of 1x1x1) - yarn - closure - jump ring - needle - time Folding a module To make one cube you wi...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 11:21:19 PDT
Make This Adorable Felt Butterfly Pillow Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-This-Adorable-Felt-Butterfly-Pillow-Cover/
Make This Adorable Felt Butterfly Pillow Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/Z4IY/H337KWY7/FGBZ4IYH337KWY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/Z4IY/H337KWY7/FGBZ4IYH337KWY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/Z4IY/H337KWY7/FGBZ4IYH337KWY7.SMALL.jpg Fab You Bliss A couple of weeks ago I posted a fun tutorial on “How to make a felt sunflower pillow”. And never in my wildest dreams did I imagine that post would have as huge of a response as it has. Yet, I’m very happy for it…to say the least!!! So…since it was such a hit, I decided to make another felt pillow...
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:29:31 PDT
Handmade Bamboo Lantern. Using old bamboo blinds. http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Bamboo-Lantern-Using-old-bamboo-blinds/
Handmade Bamboo Lantern. Using old bamboo blinds. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/TRFT/HDYZ6QLH/F57TRFTHDYZ6QLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/TRFT/HDYZ6QLH/F57TRFTHDYZ6QLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/TRFT/HDYZ6QLH/F57TRFTHDYZ6QLH.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Dear Fellows, This is like a dream come true, I had always been so much amazed by artwork & furniture made using Bamboo and kept wondering how this strong grass (yes, it is a grass) can be bend to make so many beautiful shapes. Believe it or not, at the back of my house, there is a giant bamboo tre...
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 02:26:00 PST
Giant DIY Paper ROSE Flowers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-DIY-Paper-ROSE-Flowers-On-the-Cheap/
Giant DIY Paper ROSE Flowers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/NDCG/HD4VMK03/F7ONDCGHD4VMK03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/NDCG/HD4VMK03/F7ONDCGHD4VMK03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/NDCG/HD4VMK03/F7ONDCGHD4VMK03.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Gigantic Paper Flowers! These gorgeous flowers are simple to make and super cheap. They are perfect for decorations for whimsical parties! These would be gorgeous for weddings, Baby showers, photo props, tea parties, Birthdays, Valentine's day!  Who wouldn't be totally smitten by the giver of a do...
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 17:15:29 PST
How to make a solitaire engagement ring http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-solitaire-engagement-ring/
How to make a solitaire engagement ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/K3IS/HAIK2T26/FAMK3ISHAIK2T26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/K3IS/HAIK2T26/FAMK3ISHAIK2T26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/K3IS/HAIK2T26/FAMK3ISHAIK2T26.SMALL.jpg HRhV You've reached that stage. You want to propose to the one you love, but you don't necessarily want to go down the line of buying a traditional engagement ring. You would much prefer to create something yourself. Give it that individual feel, and make the ring much more of a personal item. This inst...
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Tue, 29 Jan 2013 07:56:06 PST
Gumball Machine Valentines (with free printable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gumball-Machine-Valentines-with-free-printable/
Gumball Machine Valentines (with free printable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TMQD/GX3M1DT0/F8OTMQDGX3M1DT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TMQD/GX3M1DT0/F8OTMQDGX3M1DT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/TMQD/GX3M1DT0/F8OTMQDGX3M1DT0.SMALL.jpg ThreeMoonBabies Here are the gumball valentines that I designed. I think they turned out really cute. Hope you like them! Here is the tutorial and free printable, so you can make them too! Get the PDF to print the bottom part of the valentine here. You can print it on any color paper card stock that you wish...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2012 08:54:39 PST
Make a Self-tie Bow-tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Self-tie-Bow-tie/
Make a Self-tie Bow-tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/VMZK/H337JZRZ/FNLVMZKH337JZRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/VMZK/H337JZRZ/FNLVMZKH337JZRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/VMZK/H337JZRZ/FNLVMZKH337JZRZ.SMALL.jpg piggleliggle I'm a kind of traditional person who firmly believes in tying your bow ties. I tried making my first bow tie ever, and I'm proud to say that it turned out all right :) Bow ties aren't hard to make at all, although sewing them by hand can take a while o.O But imagine the awe of your peers when they r...
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Sat, 9 Jun 2012 00:20:40 PDT
Elegant Lightbulb Flower Vase w/ copper & wooden base - Repurposed & Reused http://www.instructables.com/id/Elegant-Lightbulb-Flower-Vase-w-copper-wooden-b/
Elegant Lightbulb Flower Vase w/ copper & wooden base - Repurposed & Reused - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/NVKA/HABDGXZV/FJJNVKAHABDGXZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/NVKA/HABDGXZV/FJJNVKAHABDGXZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/NVKA/HABDGXZV/FJJNVKAHABDGXZV.SMALL.jpg jawasan  Ok here is a nice gift to make and give for the holidays...or any time of the year for that matter. It's a vase made from a repurposed lightbulb and some scrap copper with a pine wood base. Very simple! Best of all it doesn't cost you much...just time and effort. Awesome! So here we go.... MATERI...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 21:44:00 PST
Handmade Platinum engagement rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-made-Platinum-engagement-rings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/16J4/GLWR1ST1/FPY16J4GLWR1ST1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/16J4/GLWR1ST1/FPY16J4GLWR1ST1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/16J4/GLWR1ST1/FPY16J4GLWR1ST1.SMALL.jpg Honus Since my day job is making jewelry I figured I'd show a few engagement rings I've made. These are entirely hand made from Platinum. The first ring was an especially challenging job as the opening in the the side of the ring is only 8mm wide. The vine sections are made from fourteen separate Platinu...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2011 22:11:22 PDT
Melt and Pour Soap Making - Home Made Soap the Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Melt-and-Pour-Soap-Making---Home-Made-Soap-the-Eas/
Melt and Pour Soap Making - Home Made Soap the Easy Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/B30G/F6S8RX3A/F09B30GF6S8RX3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/B30G/F6S8RX3A/F09B30GF6S8RX3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/B30G/F6S8RX3A/F09B30GF6S8RX3A.SMALL.jpg Babyshoes This is a great way to make 'home made' soap as presents for friends and family. All the information you need to get started is around on the internet, but tends to be a little scattered. I taught myself to do this about a year ago when I wanted to make presents for Christmas rather than simply buyi...
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Sat, 15 Dec 2007 08:01:08 PST