Instructables: exploring - living - newspaper - featured Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:59:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Newspaper into Book Shelf
Newspaper into Book Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> sheebakay In the sea of ideas that I had for this contest, finally a book shelf made out of newspapers deserved fruition for many reasons. It is the cheapest project I could think of which was still challenging enough (driven by imagination and dexterity of hands). It is made out of recyclable material and is...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 20:19:18 PST
Newspaper valentine's ring
Newspaper valentine's ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> t0mm0t So valentine's day is almost there and for all the guys who just realized that, I would like to present you the cheapest and most last minute suitable gift ever. This newspaper ring only needs materials which you can get almost for free or everybody has got at home anyway. And if your girlfriend is ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 04:30:20 PST
Mini Paper Mache Light-Up Christmas Tree
Mini Paper Mache Light-Up Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> Teisha From an engineering perspective, I think paper mache is fascinating because it lets you make a mold, or a semi-permanent physical record, of something (i.e., a hand, somebody’s face, or a balloon) just using rather ordinary, inexpensive materials. A neat spin-off of paper mache is paper mache pulp –...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:58:14 PST
Paper Furniture
Paper Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> Trash To Treasure This Instructable will show you how to turn a couple of old sunday papers into a lasting piece of furniture that you can use! Supplies are extremely common, cheap and easy to use: tape, string, paper. Knowledge of lashing is required, there are many instructables that can teach you how to do this be...
By: Trash To Treasure

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:38:39 PST
DIY Recycled Paper Baskets
DIY Recycled Paper Baskets - More DIY How To Projects]]> Muhaiminah Faiz Want to make something useful, creative and eco-friendly? Well, you can always use old newspapers, magazines, calenders, brown paper bags and so on to make a number of unique and awesome craft projects. Recycling old newspaper, magazines, calender into eco-friendly baskets is one of the amazing eco-...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 07:10:44 PDT
How to Clean a Window Paige Russell This is a cleaning tale as old as time. Well, as old as windows anyway. Stubborn smudges and streaks on your windows!!  In this Instructable I'm going to show you how to clean a window or mirror, and make it spotless, using household items that also happen to be chemical free! This is by far the che...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:39:07 PDT
How to make a woven newspaper basket
How to make a woven newspaper basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> elewis03 Lately, my make-up has been all over my bathroom. I decided to make a little basket for all of it. Mine needed to be a little smaller, because I don't own much make-up. Here's my version of the newspaper basket. Hope you like it! Supplies You need:Newspaper Scissors Tape Ribbon Tacky Glue Cut t...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 16:06:49 PST
Zombie Hand Holder
Zombie Hand Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> lindarose92 Yesterday, later in the afternoon, I had this idea of a hand coming out of a wall that could be used to hold keys, jewelry or whatever you want. I thought this would have been perfect for the Zombie Contest but I realized that there was only one day left to enter! For some unknown reasons, ideas com...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:55:46 PDT
Woven Newspaper Bag
Woven Newspaper Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> ofm11  This project was definitely ambitious, but I'm so glad with how it turned out in the end! Materials Newpaper Scissors Packing Tape Needle Thread Weave Weave long 1 inch strips of paper together. Your bag can be as large as you want. As long as opposite sides are equivalent, you're good to go!...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 15:38:34 PDT
Paper Flowers
Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> ofm11  With spring in the air, but a severe lack of flowers outside, I decided to make my own! Here's a cheap, easy, and eco-friendly decorating idea. You will need: -newspaper (or a different paper of your choosing) -wire -wire cutters -branches (from the ground-NOT a living tree) -paint Creating t...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:56:33 PDT
Woven Star
Woven Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> lindarose92 This star is very similar to the Christmas Star I posted some days ago and just like that one, it can be made with plastic bags or paper from magazines or newspapers...or anything you can think of! Take your piece of plastic (or paper) and divide it in at least 20 sections and cut them. I made t...
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Sat, 29 Dec 2012 05:54:45 PST
Paper Candle Holder
Paper Candle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> lindarose92 These candle holders are all made with paper. I used newspapers but you can also use magazines or anything you want! This technique is very useful to create many things, from necklaces to bowls! You can use them as candle holders but they could also be pen all depends on you! :) Tak...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 15:53:12 PST
Newspaper Vase- Twist Weave
Newspaper Vase- Twist Weave - More DIY How To Projects]]> shazni Back here in Sri Lanka we encourage young girls with no income or education or orphans to start small business at home while looking after their kids. One of the ways we have found is newspaper's cheap and very versatile. It's the same as basket weaving...only cheaper as we use newspape...
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 07:26:31 PDT
Make a Newsie Hat
Make a Newsie Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> SelkeyMoonbeam I edit a newspaper (Frankly Speaking), and I was discussing with a fellow editor how we might make Frankly Speaking-type swag to -er- inspire people to join us. So I looked at pictures of newspaper-related things and saw newsie hats online. And then I reverse-engineered them to come up with this ne...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 17:55:11 PDT
How to open a beer bottle with a newspaper
How to open a beer bottle with a newspaper - More DIY How To Projects]]> Frederoover Supplies: 1 newspaper 1 beer bottle Fold your newspaper in half A little tip: use you're hands.. Fold your newspaper in half again Don't loose focus, concentrate on folding the paper, not the bottle! Now repeat that previous step DO NOT READ THE PAPER! Fold your newspaper in half.. again...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 08:59:35 PST
Gift Bows (from recycled paper)
Gift Bows (from recycled paper) - More DIY How To Projects]]> canucksgirl It's inevitable. You are almost finished wrapping gifts and you run out of bows! Now there's no need to run back to the store, or leave out the bow altogether when you can make your own bows with recycled paper. Use left over gift wrap, a magazine page, newspaper, craft paper, scrapbook paper, shee...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 19:35:21 PST
How to Make An Eco-Friendly Bag
How to Make An Eco-Friendly Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> howtowithmanish Please Rate this Instructable and follow me for more cool step by step guides. Made by Manish Kumar When I bought something at a store recently, the clerk handed me my purchase in a bag made from a newspaper. I liked it very much and had to make some more. SO Today I will be teaching how to make a...
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Tue, 8 Nov 2011 23:19:15 PST
How to Build your own Newspaper Hat
How to Build your own Newspaper Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> intoon For anyone who doesn't know how to, this will show you how to make a newspaper hat. A very simple technique using a full sheet of newspaper will make you the coolest looking hat on the block. Can also be used as a pirate hat, when pillaging is necessary. Thanks to Tim Anderson for excellent work b...
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Wed, 26 Jul 2006 14:11:41 PDT
Duct Tape Duck
Duct Tape Duck - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster For a long time, I've wanted to make a duck out of duct tape. It's made out of newspaper, cardboard, dowels, a couple of black marbles, and lots and lots of tape. I hung him in my office where he acts as my own personal attack duck to scare off my enemies. So far, everyone just says "aw, that's cut...
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Sun, 28 Nov 2010 23:30:25 PST
How To Make An Eco-Friendly Holiday Tree
How To Make An Eco-Friendly Holiday Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> bonnibel Everyone loves the holidays! Good friends, good food and festive decorations. But a lot of those decorations eventually end up in a landfill -- outliving us and our great great great grandchildren. So I made my first green tree out of newspaper. Hope you can too! Supplies You'll need 3-4 issues ...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2009 17:23:30 PST
Fruit Basket
Fruit Basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> cremolada Reuse, recycle, something new from something old. Materials thirteen double size newspaper pages, scissors, a glue stick and a glue gun with glue sticks, some bobby pins or bag clips, paint (your choice) and a paint brush. From the longest side fold one inch alongside each page over and over...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2009 21:23:55 PDT
Build a cheap and easy Den or Playhouse
Build a cheap and easy Den or Playhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> the noob Build a quick and easy den for your kids or friends to play in... What you need... To start you will need: //130 sheets of broad sheet newspaper //A pair of scissors //Some tape //Coloured pens or paper ...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2009 02:59:48 PST
potholder from old newspapers
potholder from old newspapers - More DIY How To Projects]]> eliajn This is a potholder / trivet / thing-to-put-hot-things-on made entirely from old newspaper, glue, and a little string.Materials:1) 8 half-size sheets of newspaper or 4 full size sheetsI used the advertisement section for the colors; extra is good to have for covering your work surface.2) scissors3) ...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2008 16:13:22 PST
Black and white and re(a)d all over: Making newspaper wrapping paper look fancy
Black and white and re(a)d all over: Making newspaper wrapping paper look fancy - More DIY How To Projects]]> moseph Reusing newspaper to wrap presents is cheap and eco-friendly. Only problem is, people usually think you are a cheap jerk when you use it to wrap stuff. This simple Instructable will teach you how to spruce up your newspaper so people can tell how much you care. This Instructable assumes you know how...
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Sat, 22 Dec 2007 22:24:38 PST