Instructables: exploring - living - nails - popular Sun, 5 Jul 2015 14:37:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Newspaper Nail Art
DIY Newspaper Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> Felicia Does Hi! I will teach you how to do newspaper nails! It's super easy and super fun! Perfect for those who wants to start doing nail art! Now let's go!What you will need: A newspaper (of your choice) One bottle of light nail polish - (white, beige, silver, pink... You choose!) A scissor Nail polish r...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:18:40 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) the improbable mystic (3D printing feet and putting them on a bed of nails)
(Pier 9 AiR) the improbable mystic (3D printing feet and putting them on a bed of nails) - More DIY How To Projects]]> steflenk This is a whimsical Instructable project involving 3D printing. It is fun. On the first day of my Pier 9 artist residency I walked up to my desk to see this glorious object perched there, made by previous AiR Gabriel Kaprielian. A foot with a flower growing out of it. I was smitten. I decided I too ...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:28:44 PDT
How to Remove Gel Polish at Home
How to Remove Gel Polish at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiriko Kikuchi Having gel polish removed at the salon can cost up to $10, at least where I live in San Francisco. Save yourself some cash and a trip to the spa by removing it at home using regular acetone polish remover and petroleum jelly. Gather Your Supplies You'll Need:Petroleum jelly Acetone polish remove...
By: Kiriko Kikuchi

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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 14:16:12 PDT
Strung Out Maps!
Strung Out Maps! - More DIY How To Projects]]> eLVirus88 Maps are the best. Combine them with some tools and a bit of software and you've got a winning combination of weekend fun. I've seen many cool examples of string art on Pinterest, Etsy, etc. and have been wanting to give it a shot.It was a rainy day, I had a huge stock of scrap wood, and I needed so...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:54:36 PDT
Thermocolor (Color Change) Nail Polish
Thermocolor (Color Change) Nail Polish - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheProcrastibaker If you've seen any of my other Instructables from this week, then you know I am thermocolor-crazy right now.Thermocolor (also referred to as thermochromic) pigment is an amazing and unique substance. This Instructable will show you how to make your very own custom thermocolor nail polish using those...
By: TheProcrastibaker

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Fri, 15 May 2015 10:46:47 PDT
Hedgehog Mani-Pedis
Hedgehog Mani-Pedis - More DIY How To Projects]]> Not_Tasha One of the most essential and important parts of hedgehog ownership is nail trimming. Hedgehog nails grow fast and need to be trimmed every 2-4 weeks (every hedgehog is different) otherwise you risk serious vet bills. Hedgehog nails curl under and if not trimmed, the nail will curl into their skin a...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 19:03:18 PDT
Reclaimed String Art Plaques
Reclaimed String Art Plaques - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShopWalrus You know those wooden plaques that were probably hanging all over your grandmother's walls growing up? Normally covered in calligraphy and farm scenes, they have a tendency to not add much in the way of modern decor. If you find yourself with a stack of these on your hands, don't fret--they can be t...
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 15:58:40 PST
Do-it-yourself French Manicure
Do-it-yourself French Manicure - More DIY How To Projects]]> batgirl87 Like so many other girls, I have the need to feel pampered and to look especially nice on certain occasions. One way to gain that classic, elegant look a a french manicure. There are many types of French Manicures, just Google and you will come up with many different styles. One thing remains the s...
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Fri, 16 Jul 2010 12:06:05 PDT
Nailed it!
Nailed it! - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Coachella Ferris Wheel Nail Art
Coachella Ferris Wheel Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> ElizabethHudy Colors Used:Snow Me White - Sinful ColorsLemonade - OrlyPink Blink - Sally HansenCotton Candy - OrlyJewlie Box - Barielle ShadesBarefoot in Blue - EssiePepperminty - CiateMigi Nail Art Pen in Black Painting your base 1. Paint a base coat of white polish. It doesn’t need to be perfect. It is just ...
By: ElizabethHudy

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:57:58 PDT
Gemstone / Rupee Nail Art
Gemstone / Rupee Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> ElizabethHudy I made a tutorial for all of you on how to do these gemstone/rupee nails that I did a little while ago! The concept was originally inspired by a wood block painting tutorial done by Fabric Paper Glue, but I just loved the illusion and look of it so much that I wanted to adapt it to nail art! Getti...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:02:40 PDT
Horse Shoe Nail & Cement Nail Jewelry
Horse Shoe Nail & Cement Nail Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> Fikjast Scott I have always been fascinated by jewelry made from nails ever since I was a boy. My family would go to the Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village in Dearborn Michigan. In the village there was a blacksmith that would demonstrate his skills by making rings from Horse shoe nails. He would give them...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:17:59 PDT
Cheetah Print Nail Art
Cheetah Print Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> nailsbyjordan Here's how to do this cute and easy cheetah print nail art! All products used will be at the end of the tutorial. Enjoy! :) Base Coat Start off by applying a base coat, this will help keep your nail healthy and stop yellowing. I'm using the Beauty Secrets base coat. Base Color Next apply your ...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 19:03:35 PST
Coconut Oil Home Remedies
Coconut Oil Home Remedies - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sam.anne.tha Coconut oil sure is trendy these days. A simple search for "coconut oil" on Instructables yields countless recipes. Strangely enough, I rarely consume or cook with coconut oil. Instead, I apply it topically almost daily as part of my beauty and health care routine. It smells great, saves me money, a...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 17:18:40 PDT
"The Presence" NIN Scarf in Illusion (Shadow) Knitting Stellaria Illusion knitting is a crazy thing. Look at it head-on, and it just looks like boring stripes. Stripes are cool for *some*, but just too plain for others.BUT....if you take a step back, so you're looking at the piece at an angle, something amazing happens! A subtle image begins to emerge! The ti...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2008 08:44:39 PST
Checks Nail Art
Checks Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> lindarose92 This is a very easy nail art, yet the final effect is really nice. It can be done with any combination of colors you like. I chose pink first of all, because I have a pink nail art pen, and I thought that light blue would have been a great contrast for the pink color. The nail art pen makes it easi...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 12:33:33 PDT
Spring Floral Nail Art
Spring Floral Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> lindarose92 Nail Art is a big fashion in my country right now, and although I am not very good at it, I like to try it from time to time. I used purple nail polish as base for my nail art and painted the flowers with acrylic paints...I know it may sound weird but it really works! All you have to do is adding t...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 11:47:57 PDT
Japanese Cherry Blossom Nails
Japanese Cherry Blossom Nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> HillaryMK How to paint Japanese cherry blossoms on your nails to give them a more exciting and exotic look. NOTE: It's helpful to have a few reference pictures on hand. Use a search engine to find various pictures of Japanese cherry blossoms. This will make it easier to paint them on later. Tools you will n...
By: HillaryMK

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Tue, 18 Sep 2012 11:22:30 PDT
My Love Stands Out
My Love Stands Out - More DIY How To Projects]]> HammerTime17 I am going to show you how to make a very creative valentines gift for that special someone in just a few easy steps. Materials Piece of Wood: to whatever size you want Wood Stain: any color or brand Staining Brush: any brush works best for your stain Hammer: any size but smaller works better Nai...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 02:01:45 PST
Lace Nails lindarose92 These nails are perfect for Valentine's Day! All you need is red nail polish and black lace! First of all cut 10 little pieces of black lace, they should be about as big as your nails but they can also be smaller for a different effect. Now paint one nail and apply a piece of lace on it while the ...
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Mon, 4 Feb 2013 11:21:30 PST
Sharpen a Nail Clipper
Sharpen a Nail Clipper - More DIY How To Projects]]> Phil B Many years ago when this nail clipper was new I needed to cut a couple of fine copper wires. I had nothing else at the time and I used my nail clipper. The wires made nicks in the cutting edges of the clipper. Eventually I learned a way to sharpen the clipper's cutting edges evenly and did so. (...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2008 16:54:15 PST
Tie-Dye your fingernails
Tie-Dye your fingernails - More DIY How To Projects]]> TristaGee Is one, solid shade of nail polish just not doing it for you? Problem solved. Here is an easy and fun tutorial on how to marble your fingernails, or how to give them a tie-dyed feel. Materials 1. Shallow container of water (I find that cool or room temperature works best) 2. Scotch tape (or any ...
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Thu, 21 Apr 2011 22:44:49 PDT