Instructables: exploring - living - home - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:19:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a king size bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-king-size-bed/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:42:31 PDT
Woven Tapestry For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Tapestry-For-Beginners/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:26:44 PDT
Cedar Succulent Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Succulent-Planter/
Cedar Succulent Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/EXIR/IBA6X1QU/FB5EXIRIBA6X1QU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/EXIR/IBA6X1QU/FB5EXIRIBA6X1QU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/EXIR/IBA6X1QU/FB5EXIRIBA6X1QU.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek Make this lovely succulent planter out of 3x3 cedar plank. Cut Your Stock to Length I had 1000mm (40'') long piece of 3x3 cedar so I cut in in half to make two of these.You can make it any length you need/like.Preferably use rot resistant wood for this project.If you can't find or buy it you can...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 20:58:52 PDT
Paracord Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Basket/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:06:52 PDT
How To Make Cold Porcelain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Cold-Porcelain/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 18:38:02 PDT
Galaxy Scanner! (make planetary pictures at home) http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Scanner-make-planetary-pictures-at-home/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 15:30:39 PDT
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawdust-its-glitter-for-Men/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 22:33:46 PDT
Nail Polish Marbled Flower Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Polish-Marbled-Flower-Pots/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 15:24:30 PDT
Drip Paint Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Drip-Paint-Flower-Pot/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 00:39:06 PDT
WALKWAY RE-DESIGN & INSTALLATION http://www.instructables.com/id/WALKWAY-RE-DESIGN-INSTALLATION/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 08:04:32 PDT
Make a cat litter box that doubles as a bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-cat-litter-box-that-doubles-as-a-bench/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:26:32 PDT
Scrabble Lovers Key Hookrail http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrabble-Lovers-Key-Hookrail/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:49:53 PDT
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Use-Old-CDs-for-Mosaic-Craft-Projects-DIY-K/
HOW TO: Use Old CDs for Mosaic Craft Projects - DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tips and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/YLNE/I8FQSBTQ/FYVYLNEI8FQSBTQ.SMALL.jpg upmade This instructable goes into detail about how we (my partner Renier and I) created a mosaic backsplash using CDs and the tips and tricks we learned along the way.The backsplash is truly impressive. When light shines on it, it creates beautiful colorful light shows that change depending on where you ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:40:39 PDT
paper roll picture http://www.instructables.com/id/paper-roll-picture/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:06:38 PDT
Turn Gift Wrapping Paper into Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Gift-Wrapping-Paper-into-Wall-Art/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:33:00 PDT
Stain Remover http://www.instructables.com/id/Stain-Remover/
Stain Remover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/9YD2/I7C80YS0/FO09YD2I7C80YS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/9YD2/I7C80YS0/FO09YD2I7C80YS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/9YD2/I7C80YS0/FO09YD2I7C80YS0.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer This is a quick home remedy to lift tough stains and is cheap and really effective. This can be used on almost any surface without fear of harm. Granite, stainless steel, walls, and clothing are just a few of the surfaces you can clean. Lemon juice is acidic, smells great, and dissolves a variety of...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:00:30 PDT
Luxurious Lemon Hand Scrub (and Laxative!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxurious-Lemon-Hand-Scrub-and-Laxative/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 16:02:48 PDT
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-care-trick-you-need-to-know-Frig-it-sprig-it/
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife I call this lawn care repair trick ‘sprigging’. If you have another name for it, or have tried it, I’d love to know how it worked for you. I use this trick to re-grow grass in areas where it has stopped growing or been worn out—and where it appears seeds refuse to grow no matter how many directions ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:38:45 PDT
Eye Cream - For Reduction Of Dark Circles http://www.instructables.com/id/Eye-Cream-For-Reduction-Of-Dark-Circles/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 01:05:35 PDT
The BEST Homemade Cough Syrup EVER http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BEST-Homemade-Cough-Syrup-Ever/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:50:54 PST
Cosy feet for everyone this Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosy-feet-for-everyone-this-Winter/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:52:02 PST
Beef and Chicken Brown Rice Canine Meals http://www.instructables.com/id/Beef-and-Chicken-Brown-Rice-Canine-Meals/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:09:06 PST
Magic magnetic wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-magnetic-wall/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:46:46 PST
Inexpensive Flower Wall Art in Minutes . http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Flower-Wall-Art-in-Minutes-/
Inexpensive Flower Wall Art in Minutes . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/0BVH/I4J75159/F3E0BVHI4J75159.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/0BVH/I4J75159/F3E0BVHI4J75159.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/0BVH/I4J75159/F3E0BVHI4J75159.SMALL.jpg SonikaJAnand These wall art are so simple to make and cost less than $ 1 per flower. I brought these tissue sheets from Costo for less than $10 and can make more than 14 large flowers. It came in a set of 120 sheets. These can be used to perk up any room and can also be used as Party decoration. I have used thes...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 13:39:54 PST
Mason Jar Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Planter/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 12:28:16 PST
Map/Journey Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/MapJourney-Wall-Art/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:19:04 PST
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Alice-in-Wonderland-Talking-Doorknob-Mold/
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SMALL.jpg physicsenthusiast "Sorry, you're much too big, simply impassable." "You mean impossible?" "No, impassable! Nothing's impossible"Here I'll walk through my process of making the Talking Doorknob from scratch. You need: Access to Solidworks (or some other 3D design software if you want to make your own) Access to a S...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:19:04 PST
DIY - Making of Lord Ganesha at home http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-of-Lord-Ganesha-at-home/
DIY - Making of Lord Ganesha at home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar I have made my entry for Instructables contest category - HOMEMADE GIFTS CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So if you like this craft, kindly vote and help me get through this. I would really appreciate your support.Ganesh Chaturthi, a very famous festival celebrated in my home country - India....
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:50 PST
DIY Reusable Fabric Coffee Cup Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reusable-Fabric-Coffee-Cup-Sleeve/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 21:55:01 PST
Prepping your Home for Winter/Summer while saving $$$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Prepping-your-Home-for-WinterSummer-while-saving-/
Prepping your Home for Winter/Summer while saving $$$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/FQJY/I0HYTBR6/F07FQJYI0HYTBR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/FQJY/I0HYTBR6/F07FQJYI0HYTBR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/FQJY/I0HYTBR6/F07FQJYI0HYTBR6.SMALL.jpg teaMJPx Usually, during the Cold Winter months and Hot Summer months, the bills for Gas/Electricity in my house jump through the roof. The higher bills, of course, are due to the usage of the furnace (for Winter) or the air conditioning (for Summer) running all the time. This year, I decided to make a dent ...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:05:17 PDT
Paper Made Tableware http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Made-Tableware/
Paper Made Tableware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/B3HF/I35RBNMR/F01B3HFI35RBNMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/B3HF/I35RBNMR/F01B3HFI35RBNMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/B3HF/I35RBNMR/F01B3HFI35RBNMR.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Karambole - paper made tablewareKarambole is a design project of mine I did in university. The way of approaching material and a creative idea by starting to work with the material paper instead of thinking and sketching first was very unnusual for me, but I learned a lot and I can only recommend it...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 03:47:14 PST
It's Christmas soon! Time to make a stylish & unique ADVENT WREATH! http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Christmas-soon-Time-to-make-a-stylish-unique-A/
It's Christmas soon! Time to make a stylish & unique ADVENT WREATH! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SMALL.jpg Ninchen There is a custom here in Germany to have an Advent Wreath on the four weeks before Christmas.On each Sunday in Advent, a further candle is lighted, i.e. one candle on 1st Sunday, two candles on 2nd Sunday, etc.Though being from Christian origin, many non-religious people have Advent Wreaths at home...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:59:03 PST
Hang Art on a Staircase! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Art-on-a-Staircase/
Hang Art on a Staircase! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/DJ0B/I2LMD2BY/F4YDJ0BI2LMD2BY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/DJ0B/I2LMD2BY/F4YDJ0BI2LMD2BY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/DJ0B/I2LMD2BY/F4YDJ0BI2LMD2BY.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio So you've just got some great new art but all your walls are full, the only place left is your staircase, what do you do? With some planning and simple jigs you can hang your work on the stair and ensure it's level and straight. Supplies Art to Be hungHammerFinishing Nails(Or Drill and Screws)Pe...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:48:14 PST
Fairy Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Garden/
Fairy Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/NP5A/I2IWBK4H/FR9NP5AI2IWBK4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/NP5A/I2IWBK4H/FR9NP5AI2IWBK4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/NP5A/I2IWBK4H/FR9NP5AI2IWBK4H.SMALL.jpg TamarasSoliloquy I saw a kit for a fairy garden in a big box story and was blown away. They were offering a cheap plastic terracotta colored pot base with cheap fairy type accessories for $25.00. Determined not to be hoodwinked by buying such an item while parting with my $25.00 I decided to make my own. Gathe...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 11:57:30 PST
Simple pillow cover with zipper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-pillow-cover-with-zipper/
Simple pillow cover with zipper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/TAFK/I2D6N8MR/FR7TAFKI2D6N8MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/TAFK/I2D6N8MR/FR7TAFKI2D6N8MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/TAFK/I2D6N8MR/FR7TAFKI2D6N8MR.SMALL.jpg Stephanie Soleil I love adding splashes of color around the house and that usually means making pillow covers.This is a very simple way of making a pillow cover that would go over a new pillow insert or an old pillow you don't like anymore. The zipper makes the insert easily removable to wash the cover or simply put...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:36:52 PST
Automated Pop-up Kitchen Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Automation-pop-up-spice-rack-or-wine-rack/
Automated Pop-up Kitchen Spice Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/06PJ/F7DWO30O/FD106PJF7DWO30O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/06PJ/F7DWO30O/FD106PJF7DWO30O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/06PJ/F7DWO30O/FD106PJF7DWO30O.SMALL.jpg Firgelli Automations - How To This is a simple Kitchen Automation project. A Firgelli Automation FA-400-12-18" stroke linear actuator was used to pop up this spice rack. Of course the top would typically be the granite square that was cut out originally, and the spice rack could be a coffee machine, microwave, TV, wine rack or a...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2007 12:19:00 PDT
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SMALL.jpg vatkin Hi,I'm going to show you a couple of ways to decorate your walls with a silhouette or an image of your choosing. These few easy steps require almost no artistic skills nor do they cost a lot to do.All you need is:-projector (you can also use an overhead projector for silhouettes).-Paint. I will expl...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
Custom Switch covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Spice up those boring old plain white light switch plate covers! Make your own! The beauty of making your own is that you can choose the image, the layout, and the colors as well as totally amaze your kids with your awesomeness.You will need: 1. Switch covers (I buy over-sized white plastic ones at...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 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
DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Jars/
DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/49C1/I0R131H4/F8M49C1I0R131H4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/49C1/I0R131H4/F8M49C1I0R131H4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/49C1/I0R131H4/F8M49C1I0R131H4.SMALL.jpg hauntedhousewife Today I'm going to show you how to recreate these rad Nightmare Before Christmas jars (aka canisters).These are replicas of the ones Sally uses in the soup to poison Dr. Finkelstein. Disney released an actual set several years ago. They aren't very big, though. They're hard to find nowadays and on ...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:30:56 PDT
Sandblasting Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandblasting-Glass/
Sandblasting Glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/QPQU/I0LCR5DG/FIVQPQUI0LCR5DG.SMALL.jpg heypatima Sandblasting glass is fun and easy! It's a great way to repurpose old bottles to use around the house. Materials needed:- Clean and dry glass bottles, vases, or drinking glasses- Masking tape (a variety of widths)- Exacto knife- Cutting board- Straight edge- Sandblaster- Your design! Setting Up Yo...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:44:01 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
simple vintage distressed display boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-distressed-display-boxes/
simple vintage distressed display boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/LM9V/I0A57K67/F43LM9VI0A57K67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/LM9V/I0A57K67/F43LM9VI0A57K67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/LM9V/I0A57K67/F43LM9VI0A57K67.SMALL.jpg thelastofthegentlemen I needed a way to display part of my vintage camera collection so here it is! planning take some time and think about how it might look and whether it will work with the style of the room..and remember little projects like this are meant to be fun :) and this one is very cheap material wise so it...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 10:13:37 PDT
INSTANTLY save MONEY!! http://www.instructables.com/id/INSTANTLY-save-MONEY/
INSTANTLY save MONEY!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/DLLM/HZ3YDLTO/FJ9DLLMHZ3YDLTO.SMALL.jpg Ultimate Warrior After listening to my refrigerator CONTINUOUSLY run (yes the coils are clean, AND it is well serviced), I began to think about a way to keep it from RUNNING so much! I'm a single guy, and I shop for groceries for myself day to day, leaving my refrigerator NEAR EMPTY!Although I'd LOVE to just unplug ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:21:34 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
Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
Nailed it! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SMALL.jpg Bojarski Make a simple and easy, yet beautiful wall decoration. Material you will need NailsHammerYarn A wooden plank (make sure it is not very thick otherwise you may hammer the nails through it) Choose a text, image etc... 1. Choose a text or a picture you like and cut it out on paper. 2. Tape the ...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
Beeswax Sushi Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Beeswax-Sushi-Candles/
Beeswax Sushi Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SMALL.jpg smori These California roll and tuna roll beeswax candles are fun to display around your house or give as wedding favors! Materials Beeswax honeycomb sheets (black, white, light pink, dark pink, green, red)WickRulerKnifeBlow dryer California Roll: Crab Meat For the crab meat for the California roll ...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:00:27 PDT
Small Rabbit Farming http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Rabbit-Farming/
Small Rabbit Farming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/GZ26/HV3Q5ECI/FW2GZ26HV3Q5ECI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/GZ26/HV3Q5ECI/FW2GZ26HV3Q5ECI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/GZ26/HV3Q5ECI/FW2GZ26HV3Q5ECI.SMALL.jpg Clarion Small rabbit farming. Under ten animals. This is to document my three years of rabbit farming and to give insight to anyone who is looking to do very small farming and may have restrictions such as land, time, knowledge etc. There's a lot of books and information but many of these offer strict breed...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 19:01:58 PDT
Placemat Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Place-Mat-Chandelier/
Placemat Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/R3PW/HUWI6161/FATR3PWHUWI6161.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/R3PW/HUWI6161/FATR3PWHUWI6161.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/R3PW/HUWI6161/FATR3PWHUWI6161.SMALL.jpg eternalskyjump This is my very fist Instructable. It was a fun project that took about 6-8 hours to complete and was literally made from items in my apartment that I was initially going to throw away.Materials:1) 10 wooden coat hangers (the pant rods removed)2) Hot glue gun3) 3 all wooden place-mats4) Bed Bath & B...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 05:57:01 PDT
Clean Your Garbage Disposal http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-Your-Garbage-Disposal/
Clean Your Garbage Disposal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Quick and easy steps to clean your garbage disposal and help it run more effectively.   Garbage disposals are wonderful built-in kitchen tools. They take almost whatever we give them and make it disappear--down the drain and out of sight.  Despite the heavy work load they take on, they are often ne...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:44:03 PDT