Instructables: exploring - living - led - decoration http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:44:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden LED stripe art http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-LED-stripe-art/
Wooden LED stripe art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/NHHC/I1C4698F/FH5NHHCI1C4698F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/NHHC/I1C4698F/FH5NHHCI1C4698F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/NHHC/I1C4698F/FH5NHHCI1C4698F.SMALL.jpg Pinaut Using a natural gap in a wooden supporting beam at my home to place a RGB LED stripe. Power supply is a old phone charger and a resistor for low voltage at the red led's. :-)
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:16:37 PDT
Lighthouse - Aquarium decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighthouse-Aquarium-decoration-1/
Lighthouse - Aquarium decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/EJTZ/I0NWJIUO/F76EJTZI0NWJIUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/EJTZ/I0NWJIUO/F76EJTZI0NWJIUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/EJTZ/I0NWJIUO/F76EJTZI0NWJIUO.SMALL.jpg emsatalo If you want original decoration for your aquarium made of yourself, then this is your instructable. What will you need to make mini bricks? gule for wood (C-200)caliperhacksawclayfilepencilwoodenslats How to make a form and mini bricks? Measure wooden slats. Brush the edges of the slats with w...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:19:37 PDT
Papercraft skull with glowing eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-skull-with-glowing-eyes/
Papercraft skull with glowing eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/WQCR/I0LCDS1S/FRSWQCRI0LCDS1S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/WQCR/I0LCDS1S/FRSWQCRI0LCDS1S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/WQCR/I0LCDS1S/FRSWQCRI0LCDS1S.SMALL.jpg krummrey This Halloween I wanted more than a carved out pumpkin. I wanted something scarier. A skull with red glowing eyes. So off to google I went to find, download and build one. There must be plenty of templates out there. Everyone loves skulls. That's what I thought, turns out I couldn't find one that ha...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 04:09:56 PDT
Lighthouse - Aquarium decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighthouse-Aquarium-decoration/
Lighthouse - Aquarium decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/GL9G/I0NWJEER/FVBGL9GI0NWJEER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/GL9G/I0NWJEER/FVBGL9GI0NWJEER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/GL9G/I0NWJEER/FVBGL9GI0NWJEER.SMALL.jpg emsatalo If you want original decoration for your aquarium made of yourself, then this is your instructable. What will you need to make mini bricks? gule for wood (C-200) caliper hacksaw clay file pencil wooden slats How to make a form and mini bricks? Measure wooden slats. ...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 02:35:13 PDT
E-Textile Rudolph Christmas Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/An-overview-of-the-project-and-what-you-will-need-/
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 06:41:43 PST
Pressure plate switch for Halloween decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Pressure-plate-switch-for-Halloween-decorations/
Pressure plate switch for Halloween decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/JWNB/HNXS098L/F3EJWNBHNXS098L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/JWNB/HNXS098L/F3EJWNBHNXS098L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/JWNB/HNXS098L/F3EJWNBHNXS098L.SMALL.jpg compufobia This a pressure plate switch to set off these cheap little skull things from Wal mart. they were made to be path markers and came with spikes to stick into the ground but I wanted to use them as porch decorations. I extended the wires with some old speaker wire so i could hang them around, and used ...
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 11:43:16 PST
Halloween Sugru Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Sugru-Lights/
Halloween Sugru Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/K0K3/HN82KUKH/F5NK0K3HN82KUKH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/K0K3/HN82KUKH/F5NK0K3HN82KUKH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/K0K3/HN82KUKH/F5NK0K3HN82KUKH.SMALL.jpg j44 A fun mini project to make some custom Halloween decorations. LED tea lights are used to add a little shine to some Sugru sculptures. What you need You will need A few packs of Sugru. LED tea lights. A few tools to shape the Sugru, I used a small screwdriver. Modify the LED tea light I p...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:30:27 PDT
Dollar Store Skull Strobe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Store-Skull-Strobe-Light-The-Stroboskull/
Dollar Store Skull Strobe Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YJKU/HN82O5D2/FNBYJKUHN82O5D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YJKU/HN82O5D2/FNBYJKUHN82O5D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YJKU/HN82O5D2/FNBYJKUHN82O5D2.SMALL.jpg M3G I was wandering around the dollar store trying to find cool last-minute decorations for Halloween when I saw a cool plastic skull. As I left the Halloween aisle I spotted a bunch of cheap LED headlamps and flashlights. Suddenly, I had an idea; I looked down at the skull and saw how well let the ligh...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:36:13 PDT
Arduino Light Display With Vixen http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Display-With-Vixen/
Arduino Light Display With Vixen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/PMD0/GYVDIIT6/FR3PMD0GYVDIIT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/PMD0/GYVDIIT6/FR3PMD0GYVDIIT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/PMD0/GYVDIIT6/FR3PMD0GYVDIIT6.SMALL.jpg wirenut1980 I will show you how to create your own computerized light show!!  If you have any questions or comments feel free to post. WARNING  WARNING  WARNING  WARNING WARNING WARNING  WARNING  WARNING  WARNING WARNING THIS PROJECT USES HIGH VOLTAGE! IF YOU DO NOT KNOW HOW TO HANDLE HIGH VOLTAGE HAVE A FRIE...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 12:00:21 PDT
Dollar Store Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Store-Pumpkin/
Dollar Store Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/EKNM/HM33VQJI/FU3EKNMHM33VQJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/EKNM/HM33VQJI/FU3EKNMHM33VQJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/EKNM/HM33VQJI/FU3EKNMHM33VQJI.SMALL.jpg monterreymachito Why pay exorbitant prices for kitschy Halloween decorations when you can make your own cheaply and quickly? This instructable will show how to make a simple Jack O' Lantern using materials only available at Dollar Stores. We'll start with this basic design and explore further in other Instructable...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 15:21:07 PDT
Christmas Changing Color LED Window Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Changing-Color-LED-Window-Candle/
Christmas Changing Color LED Window Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/CDCQ/HA4M84WH/FXICDCQHA4M84WH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/CDCQ/HA4M84WH/FXICDCQHA4M84WH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/CDCQ/HA4M84WH/FXICDCQHA4M84WH.SMALL.jpg badjer1 Well it is that time of year again and I hauled out the decorations only to find one of my window candles was broken.  After not being able to find the exact replacement to match the ones I had, I set out to rebuild them to something completely different.  Enter the Changing Color Window Candle!   R...
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Thu, 29 Nov 2012 20:38:01 PST
Christmas Stocking with LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Stocking-with-LED-lights/
Christmas Stocking with LED lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/04B4/H8NA3UT9/FTX04B4H8NA3UT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/04B4/H8NA3UT9/FTX04B4H8NA3UT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/04B4/H8NA3UT9/FTX04B4H8NA3UT9.SMALL.jpg Aleisis This project began as a way to use up some oddments of fabric I had stored away. Many of the Christmas stockings you see for sale are modern in appearance and often rather tasteless, so I decided to make one with a richer, more antique feel to it, and a curled-up toe as a nod to the tradition that S...
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:27:13 PDT
LED Felted Star http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Felted-Star/
LED Felted Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/I2RK/H8NA3UHC/FWTI2RKH8NA3UHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/I2RK/H8NA3UHC/FWTI2RKH8NA3UHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/I2RK/H8NA3UHC/FWTI2RKH8NA3UHC.SMALL.jpg Aleisis This is a fun little project - a guide to making an unusual decoration just in time for Christmas! I used handmade felt, but any fabric would do. The main feature is a colour-changing LED light in the middle of the star. I've used a technology called conductive thread, which looks and behaves like c...
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 08:20:11 PDT
LED Strobe Pumpkin Decoration for Halloween for only $3 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strobe-Pumpkin-Decoration-for-Halloween-for-on/
LED Strobe Pumpkin Decoration for Halloween for only $3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/TE1Z/H6S417ZO/F3QTE1ZH6S417ZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/TE1Z/H6S417ZO/F3QTE1ZH6S417ZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/TE1Z/H6S417ZO/F3QTE1ZH6S417ZO.SMALL.jpg powerman666 Go down to the Dollar General and buy 3 things A Carvable Pumpkin An LED Strobe Light and AA bateries Carve it Now cut the top open enough to fit the LED strobe light into the pumpkin. You can even carve a face into it if you want. I didn't carve a face into mine yet because I liked the way it ...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 19:43:33 PDT
Lightup Christmas Tree Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightup-Christmas-Tree-Decoration/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/X79A/GW88OWJ2/FJHX79AGW88OWJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/X79A/GW88OWJ2/FJHX79AGW88OWJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/X79A/GW88OWJ2/FJHX79AGW88OWJ2.SMALL.jpg Auger Duval This lighted tree decoration is something I made up on a Sunday morning. It uses ~1/16 plexiglass/acrylic both clear and black 6 LED's and 2 AAA batteries. My son had gotten some pictures to color from a local kids event. I thought I could color in the picture a little differently. I imported a p...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 15:28:12 PST
INFLATABLE GLOWING HALLOWEEN BOO GHOST! http://www.instructables.com/id/INFLATABLE-GLOWING-HALLOWEEN-BOO-GHOST/
INFLATABLE GLOWING HALLOWEEN BOO GHOST! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/PSQL/GU63TUUV/F18PSQLGU63TUUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/PSQL/GU63TUUV/F18PSQLGU63TUUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/PSQL/GU63TUUV/F18PSQLGU63TUUV.SMALL.jpg DarkRubyMoon Two good friends of mine love Halloween and are making their own little haunted house this year. Since I love to make Halloween decorations, but have no place to store them after I make them, I was very happy to offer to make them a ghost decoration. My first thoughts naturally was to do some elabo...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2011 15:06:49 PDT
Make Wooden Reindeer from Tree Branches http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Wooden-Reindeer-from-Tree-Branches/
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Sun, 12 Dec 2010 18:53:13 PST
Shadow box gift label http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-box-gift-label/
Shadow box gift label - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y92Y/G3KXR1TL/FRYY92YG3KXR1TL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y92Y/G3KXR1TL/FRYY92YG3KXR1TL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/Y92Y/G3KXR1TL/FRYY92YG3KXR1TL.SMALL.jpg _fatguy This guide will illustrate how to create a shadow box which uses LED's to illuminate a design. Any design can be used, and as such, the shadow box can make a unique gift label, when the recipients initial is illuminated. Basic soldering is required for this guide. There are numerous soldering instr...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2009 15:18:37 PST
Talking Arduino Halloween Skeleton http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Arduino-Halloween-Skeleton/
Talking Arduino Halloween Skeleton - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/WON7/G1BB3QHT/FDUWON7G1BB3QHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/WON7/G1BB3QHT/FDUWON7G1BB3QHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/WON7/G1BB3QHT/FDUWON7G1BB3QHT.SMALL.jpg samseide Welcome to another of my instructables!So Halloween is upon us again and I really wanted to use the Arduino I had.  I went to the halloween store and found a skull with a hinged skull and that was the spark that began this project.  I knew that it would probably be easy to have a servo move using th...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2009 20:57:26 PDT
Mini Christmas Tree (With Lights!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Christmas-Tree-With-Lights/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2008 08:58:56 PST
Wooden Christmas tree with colour-changing lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Christmas-tree-with-colour-changing-lights/
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Thu, 30 Nov 2006 15:27:19 PST