Instructables: exploring - living - mobile Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:26:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 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...
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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...
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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...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:03:07 PST
Ezio Auditore smartphone case Eldalote Hi! I finished Black Flag and was kinda obsessed with AC, so I decided to make phone case. I had white leather and red wool so I got inspiration from Ezio Auditore's clothes. Things you'll need: - red wool - white leather - thread and needle - scissors - glue - pen - ruler Instructions: Just fol...
By: Eldalote

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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 09:39:47 PST
DIY Modern Geometric Mobile tyangster This modern, geometric mobile takes the form of a dodecahedron, one of the most interesting (and pretty) objects. Jammed pack with symmetries and the Golden Ratio, it has even been used to describe the shape of the universe! Admittedly, I am not exactly sure what that means, but it sure sounds cool....
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 17:31:14 PST
Simplest Convenient (Almost Free) Loudspeaker for all Mobile phones + a Complimentary Tumbler/Vessel( Jugaad Technology)
Simplest Convenient (Almost Free) Loudspeaker for all Mobile phones + a Complimentary Tumbler/Vessel( Jugaad Technology) - More DIY How To Projects]]> its_mishra Hello everyone, I was looking for a simple volume booster/loudspeaker for my Samsung phone when I thought of this. If some else has posted the same thing, please let me know , apologies . Its one of the most easily available items and everyone can find it,in whichever flavour or color. My work is ...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 10:44:14 PST
DIY Rag Rug Roll-Up Blinds
DIY Rag Rug Roll-Up Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> az√ľkiBEAN I really love the multiple colors on rag-rugs, and I also need blinds that are both wide, and short. The application is for the rear-right sliding window of my truck camper, but you can actually make this out of any fabric (and Length) you want. Everything was eye-balled for measurements; and I'm su...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 17:55:43 PST
A Sink for Your Truck (BOV Sink)
A Sink for Your Truck (BOV Sink) - More DIY How To Projects]]> az√ľkiBEAN I wanted a way to have potable water on the fly. I thought perhaps it would save space if I made a sink with which to wash hands and dishes, I could kill... ummm... a few birds with one stone. The potable water can be used for:-washing hands/dishes-cooking-drinking-moistening rags to wipe down anyth...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 21:09:07 PST
Snowflake Mobile
Snowflake Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> drekrugs This easy to make mobile is made of lots of paper snowflakes. Great for keeping kids busy and decorating your home for the winter! Making the Snowflakes To make a snowflake make a square of a piece of white paper. The size of the snowflakes don't matter as long as they're not too large. Mine were...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 05:54:06 PST
Super simple mobile / tablet stand
Super simple mobile / tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mojo_JoJo While on a recent business trip I realized I needed a mobile stand so I could skype with my family back home, besides, I was also trying out a new time lapse camera application on my phone. After trying to prop the phone against some books etc I decided this called for some more serious thought. Thi...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 09:03:52 PST
Snowflake Cloud Mobile
Snowflake Cloud Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> elysemercedes How to make a tissue paper cloud with lighting and snowflakes. (With help from my flying friend) Tissue Paper Cloud Materials You will need: - Tissue Paper - Wire - Scissors Folding Tissue Paper Step 2: Take 8 sheets of tissue paper and do an accourdian fold of 1 1/2" Wire Step 3: Cut t...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:11:57 PST
Butterfly Garden Mobile
Butterfly Garden Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> werewolfchik I started off with wanting to make my daughter a mobile, and after much thought and consideration, I decided that I wanted to make her something that she wasn't going to grow too old for, but rather something she might grow bored of as she gets older. So this brought me to the idea of making her som...
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 17:49:37 PDT
Catfying your Galaxy S2 with Sugru
Catfying your Galaxy S2 with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> tuttiquintella Some weeks ago we had a Sugru Build Night at LHC (Laboratório Hacker de Campinas, a Campinas-SP hackerspace). Well, I didn't have anything in hands that needed to be repaired, exactly. So I decided to exercise my girly side and catfy my cellphone, sticking some ears, paws and a tail to it :D Here's...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 22:34:49 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...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:15:58 PDT
Mobile Phone Stand Using Cassette Case
Mobile Phone Stand Using Cassette Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> mayure5h Hello friends, Here we are going to make a simple mobile phone stand using old cassette case. if you have an old cassette case lying unused in the house, you can use the plastic case of that cassette as a desk stand for your mobile phones. Remove Cassette From The Plastic Case Components Required...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 04:28:35 PDT
Easy ornamental mobile
Easy ornamental mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> Casablancaolsen To make this you will need: • 3 curtain rings • 3 small ornaments • hot glue gun • 3 wooden skewers • 2 boxes • paint\s of your choice • paintbrush • fishing wire or string • a piece of cardboard Step 1 First of all, arrange your paintbrush, and paint colour\s  and start painting the three curtai...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 18:17:49 PDT
Baby Star Wars Mobile Hardware
Baby Star Wars Mobile Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> CarpDeus My wife made several amigirumi Star Wars characters for a mobile for our soon-to-be-born grandson. Princess Leia, Yoda, R2D2 and Chewbacca, with the Millenium Falcon as the center piece. My job was to assemble the mobile. To that end, in addition to the amigirumi, I used an 8" embroidery hoop, a 2" ...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 14:04:18 PDT
$1 homemade DIY baby mobile bluescrubby So in a web search for a DIY baby mobile, all I was able to find were handmade mobiles available for sale.  In addition, many of the ones on the market feature elephants or fish or whatever ... but hung as if to be viewed from the side, not from the bottom! Here is my $1 brain-enhancing, neuron-pru...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 01:12:26 PDT
Making Easter Egg Mobile
Making Easter Egg Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> sungwoongc3  This document explains about steps for making a Easter Egg Mobile. This is basically mobile that is made with Easter eggs. Materials you need -6 or more Easter eggs -4 whiskers -12 straws -yawns -thread & needles -tape -glue -a piece of cardboard -a motor -a decorating materials. This is not that ...
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Sat, 6 Apr 2013 13:43:33 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...
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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...
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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 09:14:28 PST
Lasercut Baby Mobile
Lasercut Baby Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilyshore New baby in your life? Lasercut a personalized mobile.   I made it at techshop!  (San Francisco) Supplies I used What you need: Adobe Illustrator (that's what I used at least.  Corel and Inkscape would probably be fine too...) 1/4" birch plywood cut to 24" width by 12" high.  I cut it on the t...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2013 21:59:45 PST
Solar Airplane Mobile
Solar Airplane Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> blipvert These mobiles spin in crazy circles - powered by sunshine. A lightweight foam plane with a solar motor and propeller is counterbalanced by a solar cell. This project is for the outdoors but should be kept out of extreme weather. We made both P-51 and P-26 planes for Christmas presents. H...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 17:13:15 PST
Powered Aeroplane Mobile
Powered Aeroplane Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> awesomecreations This is a small electric-powered aeroplane that flies in a circle when suspended from the ceiling. You will need: Foam to cut the aeroplane parts out of An electric motor A small battery or power source some copper wire Tape Scissors Thin string or Fishing line A propeller Cut the aeroplane part...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 11:18:34 PST
Butterfly Ornament
Butterfly Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> llash-rosenberg Easy to make origami butterfly. Supplies What you need: A piece of wire at least 4 inches long (this can be a pipe cleaner, jewelry wire... anything you like) 2 Lucky red envelopes (any type of paper is a good substitute. such as wrapping paper or origami paper) Red envelopes can be bought in...
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Fri, 28 Dec 2012 18:38:50 PST
Ghost mobile
Ghost mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> Satrek Here's a quick piece of decoration I made with my daughter a few days ago. It's easy to make and requires stuff that I expect to be readily avaliable if you do not already have them at home.  Materials Here is what you need: - paper balls, different sizes are optional - tissue paper, white, thin...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 04:55:10 PDT
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...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 10:22:18 PDT
Bar Codes for Babies: A Mobile From Boxes calebjc First baby. Need a mobile. They are expensive. We have lots of boxes from online purchases around the house (we think they are also spawning at night.) Boxes have bar codes. Bar codes are high contrast. Babies like high contrast images in the first three months (source and source). The photos a...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 13:19:46 PDT
Mobile Workshop and Studio TheBoneCarver The mobile workshop and studio.  BACKGROUND: After first learning how to carve bone while on my honeymoon in 2002, I felt like I had finally found what I was meant to do.  Bone carving has become my primary method of relaxation.  I can carve for 12 hours a day and be physically tired, but mentally ...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 20:50:02 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...
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Fri, 24 Aug 2012 23:55:40 PDT
Seashell Windchime
Seashell Windchime - More DIY How To Projects]]> LauraLauraLynn Have you been wanting  to make a unique mobile or wind chime, and have lots of seashells laying around? Well here's just the thing, a seashell wind chime. I made it in just in hour or two, with things I already had. Have fun! Gather tools and materials First gather up all of your tools, Fishing l...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 07:25:00 PDT
Seagulls Mobile
Seagulls Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> laxap My mother has an apartment in which one part of the living rooms extends over two stories up to the roof. This makes a big space, which I thought could be nicely filled. On one hand I like mobiles with a contemporary abstract design, such as Calder's. On the other hand, I wanted to represent the on...
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 13:11:39 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...
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Tue, 15 May 2012 14:26:21 PDT
Cork Mobile andreaki Quick and easy to make, this simple design offers simple pleasure! My son, Mattt, who grew up on the Hudson River with us, was naturally drawn to boating and books about boats.  Starting with Scuffy the Tugboat and McElligot's Pool, he later moved on to Kon Tiki and Cork Boat, and later moved on to...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 17:06:51 PDT
Rocking_Chair_Mobile_Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> Vinayak Daiv 1. Launch 123D Desktop (Beta 9). 2. Sign In (Top right corner button). 3. Click on Gallery. 4. Search using string "Rocking_Chair_Mobile_Stand" 5. Choose the Category as popular to get the model. 6. Load the model. 7. Click 'No' to open in new document. Laser_Cut 8. Select the laser sheet in t...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 01:13:25 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...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 16:37:10 PDT
Bedroom Mobile
Bedroom Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> rafaelramirez What you need: 1. Colored Paper 2. Googly Eyes 3. Wooden Dowels 4. Thread 5. Scissors 6. Tape/Glue Step 1 Cut out fish shapes and draw a smile on them if that pleases you Step 2 Place googly eyes on fish using tape or glue Step 3 Cut the wooden dowel in half and then take one of the halves...
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Fri, 23 Mar 2012 18:02:01 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...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 15:26:16 PDT
Alexander Calder Mobiles with Recyclables hekuhn Linking history with art is a great way to help students create a "web" of knowledge as opposed to asking them to remember a list of random facts.  I like to focus lessons on specific artists or points in history so that I can justify to students why it is important to know about art.  If art can he...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 13:00:30 PST
New Life for Old Cell Phones: Magnetic Personal Photo or Message Frame
New Life for Old Cell Phones: Magnetic Personal Photo or Message Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> J3443RY These days we all have old, damaged or non-working cell phones. This quick & low-cost Instructable reuses these old phones and creates a great mini photo or message frame. These make a great gift for anyone or are a fun way to display photos of family or pets. This Instructable features flip styl...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 04:15:37 PST
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 ...
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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...
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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
Mobile Pillow!
Mobile Pillow! - More DIY How To Projects]]> rozalawl Hello all i'm here with my small friendly Mobile Pillow! Take it with you any where! Now when you just want a little rest you can pull out your Mobile Pillow! Cut the pieces first you'll need to cut the pieces. The sides are 8cm by 10cm, and both top and bottom are 8cm by 6cm. Sorry for the lac...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 19:06:38 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...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2011 18:32:53 PDT
Crane Mobile! EricTH Make a crane! Make several cranes! Make a crane out of the escort pages from your local weekly free newspaper! Tie some bamboo together with twine! String those cranes up and enjoy!
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 13:08:25 PDT