Instructables: exploring - living - mobile - featured Fri, 3 Jul 2015 09:12:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ikea Hack: Mobile Whiteboard
Ikea Hack: Mobile Whiteboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sake of Making The Mobile Whiteboard is a whiteboard on wheels. I had a white gloss Ikea Linnmon desk but I needed a whiteboard. Some iron pipe later and I made it happen. Materials + Tools Materials: All pipe is 3/4" galvanized iron from Home Depotwhite high gloss Linnmon table top from Ikea90 degree elbow pip...
By: Sake of Making

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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:52:04 PDT
Custom Mobile Phone Case - Project Geek #5
Custom Mobile Phone Case - Project Geek #5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> ProjectGeek One of the most easiest projects that one can do. It takes less than 2 hours and it costs nothing.I always wanted a cool looking case for my phone but none in the market matched my tasteI had a clear case lying around, so i though i will get my hands dirty and make something fun out of it.I had pass...
By: ProjectGeek

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Sat, 30 May 2015 08:10:15 PDT
Found Object Mobile
Found Object Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> Danger is my middle name I tend to walk a lot and spend a lot of time outside and end up finding a lot of interesting things on the ground. I decided to make this mobile out of some of the feathers and things I have found on my walks.Anyone can make this project and I think it would be a great way to commemorate a trip som...
By: Danger is my middle name

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Fri, 8 May 2015 15:42:24 PDT
Decorative Paper Orbs
Decorative Paper Orbs - More DIY How To Projects]]> HappyWorld Do you have a place or a wall in your house that lacks a charm of its own? You may be thinking to put something on it, but don't know what exactly. Why not some beautiful paper orbs? This instructable will tell you how can make your own paper orbs to decorate your house! Gathering the materials Y...
By: HappyWorld

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Wed, 6 May 2015 06:55:13 PDT
Space Themed Mobile
Space Themed Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> bagnitsch Learn to make this fun mobile that a child can grow up and steers away from the traditional planet ball solar system mobile or a typical baby mobile.This is another project for my nephew and I hope he'll like this mobile for years to come! Gather Your Supplies You will have to do some hunting fo...
By: bagnitsch

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Tue, 5 May 2015 20:23:39 PDT
Paper Serviette Ballerina
Paper Serviette Ballerina - More DIY How To Projects]]> shazni When we were small we used to make and play with dolls. When I came across Stariy Chemodan’s blog I just fell in love with her ballerinas and was reminded of the ones we used to make. For some reason her ballerinas reminded me of the Nutcracker and ballet :-) . I thought it would make a beautiful gi...
By: shazni

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:53:37 PST
Felt Solar System Mobile
Felt Solar System Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> kellechu Have you seen this beautiful Solar System Mobile by author yosyam yet? I ran across it recently and I wanted to make it right away! One small hiccup though--I don't know how to crochet. . .But I do know how to wet felt and needle felt. So here's my interpretation of yosyam's Solar System Mobile, ...
By: kellechu

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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 10:52:18 PDT
Origami Crib Mobile
Origami Crib Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> hixair This is a mobile i made to hang in our baby's room. I liked the idea of an origami mobile, but i wanted something really pure and simple. I put some inspiration on Pinterest ( bought several things and the overall budget was 15€ (you could probably l...
By: hixair

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:24:13 PDT
Mobile Dog House
Mobile Dog House - More DIY How To Projects]]> Roughley I have always been amazed at how much a decent dog house can cost you from the pet store. Build a nice dog house that works better, lasts longer and is mobile? Challenge accepted. Measure your mutt We got my dog Zelda when she was about a year old from the pound. Being our first dog we didn't hav...
By: Roughley

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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:48:45 PDT
LEGO hands fit cables perfectly!
LEGO hands fit cables perfectly! - More DIY How To Projects]]> projectsugru [WARNING] may cause excitement!We got emailed a genius little discovery by sugru-er Andreas from Germany... and it's blown our minds :) And we need to share it.Who knew?! sugru + LEGO minifigures are the perfect way to keep your cables organised and AWESOME! As sugru bonds to most materials, it mea...
By: projectsugru

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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:56:37 PDT
Paper Magnolia Mobile
Paper Magnolia Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> sinansoykut I've been wanting to make this mobile for a while and a friends wedding is coming up soon, which means it won't have to live at my mobile-saturated house anymore. The construction was pretty simple if a little time consuming. The main difficulty lay in balancing the thing after due to limited branch...
By: sinansoykut

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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:21:58 PDT
Paper Mobile
Paper Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> kendeliza Summer always gets me thinking about things in the air---birds, insects, pollen… After thinking about hummingbirds for a few days, I made one out of paper. The bright colors and lightness of the material lend itself well to depicting something as dainty and almost ethereal as a hummingbird. So here ...
By: kendeliza

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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 14:29:37 PDT
DIY Origami Bells
DIY Origami Bells - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ludorn I needed a break from everyday life and put my new instructions ready.The idea came to me through my post Paper Diamonds with Bells. The folding of the Bells is similar and I need to use my mother pearls!;-)What we need: The usual suspects: scissors, pliers, compass (or something round) paper wire p...
By: Ludorn

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Sun, 18 May 2014 15:58:49 PDT
DIY Mobile Pediatric Stander
DIY Mobile Pediatric Stander - More DIY How To Projects]]> MSD14045 Rochester Institute of Technology Senior Design Group 14045 Groups Public Website Background: A motorized pediatric stander is a device similar to a wheelchair, meant to assist a disabled child to move around their environment in an upright position. The device should be able to provide safe, co...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 07:22:15 PDT
Chicken Tractor
Chicken Tractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> jackolsenperth I constructed this chicken tractor for an Environmental Anthropology class, aiming to be able to accommodate around five laying chickens and the possibility of raising chicks. The roost space is in the sheltered upper portion of the A-frame as are the two nesting boxes that are accessible from the o...
By: jackolsenperth

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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:45:20 PDT
Glow-in-the-Dark Space Mobile
Glow-in-the-Dark Space Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> andrewt We've been thinking about rockets and spaceships this week at 123D and we had some cool glow-in-the-dark filament for a Makerbot Rep2, so naturally: GLOW IN THE DARK SPACESHIPS!This is a quick weekend project, and perfect for teaching a kid how to be careful with Krazy Glue. (I've been scraping KG o...
By: andrewt

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:06:14 PDT
Mobile Kitchen, a bike trailer kitchen on gas
Mobile Kitchen, a bike trailer kitchen on gas - More DIY How To Projects]]> IP2014groep08 Hello We are group 08 of the Intensive Program 2014 Urban Gardening This is a collaboration between Howest, Ugent, IDC, Velt, Transitiestad Kortrijk, BUDA::Lab, Designregio Kortrijk and stad Kortrijk. This instructable is about building a "mobile kitchen", it offers a firm base for any mobile kitch...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:21:36 PDT
Spacebrewer - Remote Tea Making Device
Spacebrewer - Remote Tea Making Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> AdielFernandez We wanted to make a device that would allow us to remotely brew a cup of tea. Why? Because tea is awesome! On those cold winter days, you would be able to have a tea brewed and ready for you by the time you arrived home. You can also brew tea for your friends and family even if you're across...
By: AdielFernandez

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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 04:24:49 PDT
Make a "Birds Mobile" for your child
Make a "Birds Mobile" for your child - More DIY How To Projects]]> le FabShop About one year and a half ago, Bertier (President of le FabShop) asked me if I could design a toy mobile with our new MakerBot.  I had no time for it, but kept the project on my To Do list, just in case an opportunity would show up.  Life being life, the perfect moment came when our friend and col...
By: le FabShop

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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:44:34 PDT
How to Make a Felt Tented Baby Mobile
How to Make a Felt Tented Baby Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> amandarabern These instructions are only for the tent! Maybe it's just me, but I hate the way that exposed plastic mobiles look. The tent makes for a cute base for an assortment of nursery themes. As you can see, mine is a circus theme (I found the pattern for the elephants here) but this would also pair well ...
By: amandarabern

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:26:12 PST
Sea Glass Heart Hanging
Sea Glass Heart Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> watchmeflyy This project was inspired by a birthday present; for one of my friends' sixteenth birthday, I made her a sea glass wall hanging because some of our best memories are from our jogs to the nearby beach. While designing the mobile, I thought about making the outline of a heart but decided not to; that ...
By: watchmeflyy

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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:03:07 PST
iPhone 5 Case, of Leather and Titanium
iPhone 5 Case, of Leather and Titanium - More DIY How To Projects]]> Scotttland I wanted a very thin leather case for my iPhone 5.  Most of the ones I've seen either offer little protection or add bulk by trying to be a wallet and not quite making it.  While this case does not replace a wallet (I carry a lot of cards and I use my phone a lot, I don't want to be whipping-out my ...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:09:18 PDT
Crocheted Elephant Mobile
Crocheted Elephant Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> tessalene This mobile was designed for a dear friend's newborn baby. With some creative guidance from the mother-to-be, I kept my design simple and decided to stick with one color of yarn and one crocheted animal. Any crocheted animal or object in any color (or variety of colors) would work great.  The eleph...
By: tessalene

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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:15:58 PDT
Colourful Crane Mobile
Colourful Crane Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChrysN A few year back I had folded a bunch of origami cranes that I had hanging from a long strand in the corner of my room.  I got a bit bored with the way it look so I made a mobile with the cranes to change things up.  The cranes were in pastel shades so I arranged them like a rainbow.  The cranes move...
By: ChrysN

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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 14:13:25 PDT
LOVE MOBILE (wind chime)
LOVE MOBILE (wind chime) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Susan Cirigliano This instructable will show you how to create a ceramic LOVE MOBILE  (sculpture), a hanging artwork.....The  one you love can hang it in their window or garden and think of you each time the breeze makes it chime..... supplies The supplies you will need are; clay rolling pin 4X18 template undergl...
By: Susan Cirigliano

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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 09:14:28 PST
The Jack-O-Mobile
The Jack-O-Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sky-Monkey I've always been a big fan of Halloween, and ever since I painted my car orange, I've felt the urge to do something Halloween themed with it. So, I decided to turn it into a Jack-O-Lantern. I was originally thinking of using sheet magnets, or a latex paint that would peel off, but I ultimately decid...
By: Sky-Monkey

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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 10:22:18 PDT
Change Table Mobile for infant - DIY - Forest Theme
Change Table Mobile for infant - DIY - Forest Theme - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bonnonon This is a very simple instructable that is  low in cost and high in reward, while being easy to make.  My wife was complaining about our daughter rolling around and getting distracted while she was trying to change her. She asked me to set up a mobile and hang it from the ceiling. Considering all t...
By: Bonnonon

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Fri, 24 Aug 2012 23:55:40 PDT
Make a Mod Mobile
Make a Mod Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> dollarcraft This mobile is a great way to bring some mid-century modern into your home for less than a buck. Yep! I said a buck. In fact, if you work from materials in your stash, or your recycling bin, your only expense will be the two pennies you use to weigh the mobiles down. I used two main colors for the t...
By: dollarcraft

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Tue, 15 May 2012 14:26:21 PDT
Neodymium Mindfulness Mobile
Neodymium Mindfulness Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bungi-bun I heard somewhere that before you speak, check if what you are about to say is true, kind, useful, and at the right time. Maybe the Buddha said it (?), I'm not sure, but these four checkpoints have helped me a lot when I feel angry/argumentative or wanting to participate in some gossips/criticisms...
By: Bungi-bun

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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 16:37:10 PDT
Rainy Day Mobile scoochmaroo As soon as I saw this picture online, I knew I had to make this adorable amigurumi mobile for my friend's baby!   The original pattern is from the Crochet Today magazine, May/June 2010 issue.  I found it for free via this link, but of course I modified it some to fit my own needs. I used Lion Brand...
By: scoochmaroo

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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 15:26:16 PDT
Mobile Phone Hoodie and Texting Gloves
Mobile Phone Hoodie and Texting Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> canucksgirl This mobile phone/MP3 player hoodie and texting gloves are easy to make and customizable to your hands and electronic devices. There is no pattern. Just easy to follow directions so you can make this yourself. For this project, I up-cycled a pair of shorts, but you could use a thicker t-shirt mater...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 09:10:50 PST
Banksy-style CCTV Mobile
Banksy-style CCTV Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> fungus amungus Want to raise a kid to be ready for the surveillance society? Get started the right way with a CCTV mobile! This is based off of a drawing by the street artist Banksy and is not for sale. All of the files you need to make are free here. Now, let's make this thing! Model the CCTV and centerpiece ...
By: fungus amungus

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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 15:31:50 PST
Glow-in-the-dark Star Mobile
Glow-in-the-dark Star Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> fungus amungus My son gets really excited about seeing the stars at night. But since we're in a relatively urban area with lots of light pollution we don't get to see to many of them at night. About 2 or 3 from his room, that is. So I decided that what he could use is a starry mobile that glows in the dark to hang...
By: fungus amungus

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Fri, 30 Dec 2011 10:19:33 PST
Make a Book Mobile
Make a Book Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> JuniperBooks Transform old books into a whimsical moving sculpture Materials Three books. 20’ of 1/16” cable A 36” steel rod, 5/16” in diameter (Steel welding rods can be found at the hardware store, and usually they will be happy to cut it to length for a nominal fee.) A 26” steel rod, 5/16” in diameter Drill ...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 11:57:18 PDT
chopsticks deco-mobile
chopsticks deco-mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hunrichse a wonderful piece of art made entirely of sticks materials - used chopsticks - glue - one cardboard tube - fishing line and a needle - lot of pacience start to glue the chopsticks use lines that already have the tubes paste all the sticks next to each other until the end of the row Put...
By: Hunrichse

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Sun, 7 Aug 2011 18:32:53 PDT
Macros of my garden shot via mobile phone bhvm Shots are taken with my trusty old Nokia n73 and Magnifying glass trick. Re-affirms that its the cameraman and not just the camera thats important Save image and view EXIF more more details No Editing except Re-sizing and Brightness. Since many of you are curios about the magnifying glass trick, ...
By: bhvm

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Tue, 10 May 2011 23:40:57 PDT
How to Make Edible Angry Birds lizzomarek Making the Red Bird I asked the makers of the hit game "Angry Birds" if I could make some toppers for a few cake orders I had been getting. They encouraged me to go nuts and send photos! I've been making a ton ever since. You can see them on my Etsy and ...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:43:20 PDT
Educational Mobile with Platonic Solids
Educational Mobile with Platonic Solids - More DIY How To Projects]]> ansanma Create an amazing mobile composed by the five platonic solids: * Tetrahedron, with 4 faces each one an equilateral triangle. * Hexahedron (aka cube), with 6 faces each one a square. * Octahedron, with 8 faces each one an equilateral triangle. * Dodecahedron, with 12 faces each one a pentagon. ...
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Sun, 10 Oct 2010 14:00:32 PDT
Solar System Mobile
Solar System Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> yosyam I made this solar system mobile for kids room. You will need 1 several different colors of yarn 2 different sizes of styrene form balls 3 crochet hook and scissors, craft glue, needle... A single crochet Crochet 9 balls putting styrene form balls inside as Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, ...
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Fri, 3 Sep 2010 20:30:44 PDT
DIY High-Contrast Baby Mobile
DIY High-Contrast Baby Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> thedahlpod I was given this challenge by my wife today: make a high-contrast mobile for our new son using only things we have in the house. Here's how to make a baby mobile on the cheap from items you have around the house. All you need is an internet connection, some extra wire hangers, some duct tape, cardbo...
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Sat, 18 Mar 2006 19:23:10 PST
Halloween Hanging Mobile Project
Halloween Hanging Mobile Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> abbtech The Halloween Hanging Mobile Project was lots of fun. Hand drawn images were cut out using a Fireball V90 CNC machine as pieces of the spooky mobile. Draw the images and scan them into the computer Images need to be drawn and scanned into the computer. Marker was used to give nice solid lines. T...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2009 02:58:25 PDT
Secret Image Shadow & Light Sculpture
Secret Image Shadow & Light Sculpture - More DIY How To Projects]]> dan This hanging light sculpture looks interesting from any angle, and makes nice shadows. But from one precise viewing point, a secret image is revealed! You can build a sculpture like this from any number of different materials. Select your materials I built this sculpture using scrap plastic tri...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2005 00:48:56 PST
Make a super cute and crafty baby mobile
Make a super cute and crafty baby mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> kazaam I put this one together for a friend who is expecting shortly. mobile material I bought a large plastic bowl at Walgreens. I needed something solid to hold all the other parts I mean to add. preset for stars I drilled a number of holes for the stars in the bowl basin, and holes for the danglin...
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Fri, 30 May 2008 22:33:00 PDT
Bat-Mobile hanging toy, for babies and goths
Bat-Mobile hanging toy, for babies and goths - More DIY How To Projects]]> steampunk_rocker My niece, Carys, just turned one and loves wind chimes, mobiles, and other things that hang from above. For Christmas, I decided to make her a cute but spooky dangling toy. The name was a happy coincidence. Only minimal sewing experience is needed, and in a pinch you could even substitute fabric ...
By: steampunk_rocker

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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 09:54:27 PST