Instructables: exploring - living - home - gift http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:58:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Beeswax Sushi Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Beeswax-Sushi-Candles/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:00:27 PDT
Photo Cube Candle Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Cube-Candle-Holder/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 21:23:08 PST
Wooden Plate Clock Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Plate-Clock-Tutorial/
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By: HomemadeisBetter

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Fri, 6 Apr 2012 15:32:50 PDT
Lucky Charm Fairylights http://www.instructables.com/id/Lucky-Charm-Fairylights/
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Thu, 15 Mar 2012 09:23:30 PDT
How to Make Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Candles/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 17:21:22 PST
Homemade Present Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Present-Bow/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2011 12:39:02 PST
Beaded Round "Mug Rugs" Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-Round-Mug-Rugs-Coasters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/8K7I/GMX1QFQ8/FEF8K7IGMX1QFQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/8K7I/GMX1QFQ8/FEF8K7IGMX1QFQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/8K7I/GMX1QFQ8/FEF8K7IGMX1QFQ8.SMALL.jpg BeadfulThings Green, orange and purple are perfect Spring OR Summer colors! I made these 3" round "mug rugs" (coasters) using glass seed beads by the hundreds! I am a big fan of wire work with beads, but am branching out from the classic beaded flowers. . .
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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 10:33:27 PDT
Make a Button Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Button-Tray-1/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2009 20:55:57 PDT
DIY Pedicure http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pedicure/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2009 17:19:47 PST
How to Make Origami Christmas Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Origami-Christmas-Ornaments/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2009 19:32:17 PST
PaperCraft Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/PaperCraft-Christmas-Tree/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2008 17:52:37 PST
Duct Tape Ornament/Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-OrnamentDecoration/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 23:32:07 PST
Decorative Wooden Snowman Family. http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Wooden-Snowman-Family./ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/NBDB/F9T3VHLM/FHGNBDBF9T3VHLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/NBDB/F9T3VHLM/FHGNBDBF9T3VHLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/NBDB/F9T3VHLM/FHGNBDBF9T3VHLM.SMALL.jpg Spl1nt3rC3ll I made these quite a while ago, and just dug them out of the attic. I desided to tell you how to make this merry family. They are very simple to make, and younger kids can make them too (With the holes pre-drilled). Carefull of the hot glue! Needed: Hot glue Spices/herbs fabric wooden dowel Dril...
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Sat, 8 Dec 2007 13:43:46 PST