Instructables: exploring - living - salt - featured Tue, 7 Jul 2015 17:07:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Eco friendly cutting board cleaning
Eco friendly cutting board cleaning - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShiftyTips Stop using expensive chemicals! Save the planet and use this very simple cleaning solution! 1# Pur some salt ont he cutting board 1.1# You can use fine or rough salt depending on how hard is the dirt. Or you can mix it and use both! We did that. 2# Take a half lemon and start scrubing the s...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 10:08:52 PDT
Rust Printing
Rust Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joekevdv I've become a huge fan of rust since I learned about rust dyeing. Now I want to share another technique with you, called rust printing. It's a way to print a graphic design or a shape onto materials such as artificial leather, paper or plastic. It's an interesting technique to experiment with. Take ...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 09:02:22 PDT
Watercolor Word Art with Frisket!
Watercolor Word Art with Frisket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> doodlecraft Watercolor Word Art with Frisket!Make stunning wall art quotes for a bedroom, notes, and cards! Supplies You will need:Liquid Frisket and Incredible Nib Watercolor paperWatercolors Paint the Frisket! Begin by dipping the nib brush into the frisket and painting ordrawing on the desired quote ...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 09:46:59 PDT
Silk Rainbow Ribbons
Silk Rainbow Ribbons - More DIY How To Projects]]> jenniferdouglas Dancing Rainbow Ribbons. Here’s how to make them and have some fun with in your garden. What you will need.. To make these colourful ribbons I used a long frame the width of my habotai silk , approx.56” (144cm). I ‘m using steam fix silk paints by Dupont, but you could use iron fix for great resu...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 12:53:33 PDT
Making A Rock Salt Bracelet
Making A Rock Salt Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> kludge77 I've turned a fair amount of bracelets on the lathe. But I've never turned a block of salt before! It is beautiful material! Prepping the block I bought a block of Hymalayan salt from the local cooking store. It was 2" thick and about 10" x 8" More than enough for some experimentation!Band saw...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:09:23 PDT
Luxurious Lemon Hand Scrub (and Laxative!)
Luxurious Lemon Hand Scrub (and Laxative!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cheapdiyproject This hand scrub makes hands softer, and even fades sun spots and minor hand discolorations! Years ago, I attended the grand opening of a very high class store. In the bathroom, they had a sample jar of a salt scrub. The store was later a victim of the economic downturn, but the memory of that luxuri...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 16:02:48 PDT
Colourful Salt Jars
Colourful Salt Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> rainbowunicorns It looks like sand art but it is actually salt!!!THE CONTENT OF THE JARS WILL NOT BE EDIBLE!!! Things You Will Need -2 Jars (one for mixing the colours and another for putting the salt in)-Salt-Coloured Chalk (they can be any colour you like)-Scissors-Spoon-A Funnel (This is completely optional, ...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 21:18:33 PST
Sweet and Salty Beach Waves Texture Spray!
Sweet and Salty Beach Waves Texture Spray! - More DIY How To Projects]]> doodlecraft Sweet and Salty Beach Waves Texture Spray! We just spent the last week at the beach...and you know what...?I love salty sandy hair!I love the thick beachy texture of salty sea hair!I wanted to be able to duplicate it at home without adding sand! DIY Texture Spray! Help soft and silky hair hold f...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:59:34 PDT
DIY Dinosaur Eggs
DIY Dinosaur Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> DeandrasCrafts My oldest son was learning about dinosaurs in his class and it gave me motivation to do these Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Dinosaur Eggs (or rocks if you don't want to shape them into eggs.) We had all the ingredients, but I would suspect that some people may not have sand readily available to them.  It on...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:30:12 PDT
Best Way to Clean a Cutting Board
Best Way to Clean a Cutting Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paige Russell It's important to clean and disinfect your wood cutting boards on a regular basis, but washing with soap and water can damage the wood over time, causing the surface grain to swell and become rough - and after time split the board clean through! I'm going to show you the best way to sanitize, deodor...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 16:42:36 PST
General Tso's (mostly natural) Lozenges
General Tso's (mostly natural) Lozenges - More DIY How To Projects]]> Justin Tyler Tate I don't get sick often but growing up I was getting Strep throat every year; luckily I haven't had it for a few years. Right now I can almost feel it coming on so I was looking into prevention/home remedies because I'm currently on the Curonian Spit, in Lithuania, which is quite isolated...So for a ...
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Sat, 12 Jan 2013 11:27:25 PST
Salt from Student Tears
Salt from Student Tears - More DIY How To Projects]]> W1LL7 While I was looking around for Christmas presents for my teachers I came across THIS SITE where they sell salt made of tears it seems to just be sea salt but it sparked a thought. Being a senior in an engineering program at a smaller school I have had some hard classes, some hard teachers, and each ...
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Mon, 17 Dec 2012 00:27:01 PST
Salt Water Density Experiment
Salt Water Density Experiment - More DIY How To Projects]]> jmiksanek Here's a brightly colored science experiment that not only looks cool, but allows students to develop their own understanding of density!    I used this experiment for a freshman Physical Science class, but it could be adapted for many ages and situations.  It's also an incredibly cheap experiment t...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 21:53:30 PDT
Beach Hair
Beach Hair - More DIY How To Projects]]> scoochmaroo You don't have to live at the beach to look like you do! No longer do you have to spend big bucks at the salon for their "beach look" products. Here's something much cheaper and simpler you can make at home.Lemons naturally lighten hair, while salt adds the texture of sea breezes.Use this simple,...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2009 18:27:08 PDT
Drizzle Castles!
Drizzle Castles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> garrett10 A Drizzle Castle is a castle created by dripping a mixture of sand and water. When the water-sand Mixture drops on more sand, a Sand Droplet is formed. The water sinks into the sand below it and the result is a column of sand! The results can be stunning and can turn many heads at the beach when mad...
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Fri, 11 Jun 2010 12:17:33 PDT
Zen Art With A Water Bottle
Zen Art With A Water Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> domestic_engineer Recycle that water bottle, and make a cool sand art pendulum. This is a nice project for the kids on a day when you can't go out and play. This entertained them for hours. But when you're all done, you WILL need to vacuum, and they WILL need to take a bath. You will need: a water bottle string sc...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2009 20:45:19 PST
easy gifts: SALT & SUGAR SCRUB!
easy gifts: SALT & SUGAR SCRUB! - More DIY How To Projects]]> greenmia A couple days ago my cousin gave my mom, a tropical bath scrub. Being my odd self, I read the ingredients to find although there were many unrecognizable words, there were also many common words. I researched a bit, and I took bits of what I learned and combined them to create a salt and sugar scrub...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2008 20:07:15 PST
Grow your own Magic Crystal Tree
Grow your own Magic Crystal Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> mik3 If you found an ad for this instructable in the back of a comic book, it would read something like:"Amaze your friends by growing a crystal tree out of common table salt and a few other ingredients available from the grocery store" Gather Your Materials Gathering the ingredients is probably the ...
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Tue, 1 Jan 2008 13:39:08 PST
How to Clean Your Sinuses
How to Clean Your Sinuses - More DIY How To Projects]]> noahw You can clean your sinuses really effectively just using warm water, salt, and something called a Neti Pot. I have done it a few times now and I have to say that it really works and feels good.Many people suffer from some kind of nasal irritation, be it mucus, allergies, an infection, sinus pain or...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2007 13:36:35 PDT