Instructables: exploring - living - sewing http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:28:46 PST BLOX v1.01 How to make an iPhone Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-iPhone-Jacket/
How to make an iPhone Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/1TR0/I5BS6VES/FRA1TR0I5BS6VES.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made an iPhone Jacket case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the iPhone. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter. Be careful not to cut your fingers!These are...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:42:17 PST
Velvet Cupcake Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Velvet-Cupcake-Skirt/
Velvet Cupcake Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Sometimes you need a skirt that has a sense of drama. In my opinion a dramatic looks is achieved with a skirt that has a lot of volume. This skirts has volume in abundance, it's super ruffly and is a full circle skirt. Lastly because it's made out of crushed velvet the ruffles really stand out an...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:29:53 PST
Cork Sewing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Cork-Sewing-Station/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:37:56 PST
Tarot Card Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarot-Card-Bag/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:02:16 PST
10 Life Hacks Using Rubber Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Life-Hacks-Using-Rubber-Bands/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 18:31:45 PST
DIY Journals & Book Binding http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Journals-Book-Binding/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 04:51:53 PST
How to sew an original jean hem http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sew-an-original-jean-hem/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:25:06 PST
DIY Designer Jean Hem on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Designer-Jean-Hem-on-a-Budget/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:23:16 PST
Sewing Machine Hack for distressing jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-Machine-Hack-for-distressing-jeans/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:21:22 PST
30-Second Storage Box –Tissue Box Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Storage-Box-Tissue-Box-Hack/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:04:18 PST
Simple Solution to Short Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Solution-to-Short-Sheets/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:13:07 PST
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Pajama-Frog-PJs-Holder-and-Cuddly-Pillow/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:20:35 PST
Drawstring Pouch From T-Shirt Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawstring-Pouch-From-T-Shirt-Sleeve/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 14:30:38 PST
portable swing http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-swing-1/
portable swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/PA6U/I4E6CS0B/FTDPA6UI4E6CS0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/PA6U/I4E6CS0B/FTDPA6UI4E6CS0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/PA6U/I4E6CS0B/FTDPA6UI4E6CS0B.SMALL.jpg BavoVandenHeuvel If you follow this instructable you'll be able to carry a swing with you (in the form of a bag), and mixed with a good tree branch or something in that nature,You can swing wherever you want to, when you want to. Step 1: materials you wil need,- 8 pressure washers- 2 push buttons- a sponge ( not ...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 12:08:21 PST
DIY Ribbon Flower Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ribbon-Flower-Hair-Clip/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 08:30:13 PST
Custom Homemade Hoodie Robe ~ Gift for Daughter http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Homemade-Hoodie-Robe-Gift-for-Daughter/
Custom Homemade Hoodie Robe ~ Gift for Daughter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/3V24/I4CN29TQ/FPH3V24I4CN29TQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/3V24/I4CN29TQ/FPH3V24I4CN29TQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/3V24/I4CN29TQ/FPH3V24I4CN29TQ.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH I always make my daughter her Birthday and Christmas gifts. It's usually an involved project, so she just gets one. This year I have decided to make her a super-warm robe. We live in the Northeast where it's pretty cold for several months, so she'll get lots of use out of it.In deciding how to desig...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 20:40:55 PST
Rope Pot for Coins http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Pot-for-Coins/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 06:32:37 PST
Smocking heavyweight/nonwoven materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Smocking-heavyweightnonwoven-materials/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 15:34:20 PST
Convertible Scarf-Bag! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Scarf-Bag/
Convertible Scarf-Bag! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/DNWD/I48CSUKJ/FTYDNWDI48CSUKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/DNWD/I48CSUKJ/FTYDNWDI48CSUKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/DNWD/I48CSUKJ/FTYDNWDI48CSUKJ.SMALL.jpg MaggieMaggieMaggie In San Francisco's warm-one-moment and chilly-the-next (And then warm again. And then chilly again.) weather, I'm always a little ambivalent about hauling a scarf out with me for the day. Especially if I'm going to be on-the-go and walking or biking around. Which is basically every day. I figured th...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 13:20:22 PST
LED Dog Leash http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Dog-Leash/
LED Dog Leash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/8S9O/I4CMOK2E/FEL8S9OI4CMOK2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/8S9O/I4CMOK2E/FEL8S9OI4CMOK2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/8S9O/I4CMOK2E/FEL8S9OI4CMOK2E.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer Winter months bring cold weather along with shorter days and earlier sunsets. While this causes me to want to hide in my house under a gigantic blanket, it does not stop my Dad and my 13 year old Cockapoo Toby from going on long walks in the cold after dark.Recently I was driving home at night and I...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 19:50:51 PST
Galaxy Infinty Scarf! http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-Infinty-Scarf/
Galaxy Infinty Scarf! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/SBCD/I4C2RAQX/FB7SBCDI4C2RAQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/SBCD/I4C2RAQX/FB7SBCDI4C2RAQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/SBCD/I4C2RAQX/FB7SBCDI4C2RAQX.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Every girl needs a scarf that proves that the universe does, in fact, revolve around them!This scarf is out of this world!This scarf is the coolest in all of time and space!And other such "space pun" fun! Supplies This project is simple...but it takes a few days of drying time. Here's what you wi...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 12:45:17 PST
Pom Poms Teddy Bear http://www.instructables.com/id/Pom-Poms-Teddy-Bear/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 10:10:33 PST
Fuzzy Footies out of Old Blankets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuzzy-Footies-out-of-Old-Blankets/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:23:37 PST
Embroidered "Rest" Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-Rest-Pillow/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 14:36:12 PST
Tetrahedral Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrahedral-Christmas-Ornament/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 05:04:13 PST
How to Make Glasses Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Glasses-Case/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 03:27:59 PST
DIY Bows for Embroidery Floss http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Embroidery-Floss-Bows/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:06:02 PST
Light Up Espeon Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Espeon-Pillow-That-Lights-Up/
Light Up Espeon Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CGGG/I3VHHOOW/FFMCGGGI3VHHOOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CGGG/I3VHHOOW/FFMCGGGI3VHHOOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CGGG/I3VHHOOW/FFMCGGGI3VHHOOW.SMALL.jpg LolAshley Anybody like Pokemon? I sure do! My favourite Pokemon is Espeon, hence the main focus of this project. This is actually very easy to do. The hardest part is the wiring. Mostly becuase listening to around an hour of "Happy Birthday to You" is killer. There's more information below! =^.^=Hello my lovi...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:41:05 PST
Rugby Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Rugby-Stocking/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:23:15 PST
Necktie Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Necktie-Purse/
Necktie Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell I have a mild but growing fetish for cheap neckties purchased at my local Goodwill. For years I've been drooling over skirts, capes, and other cool little wearables made from these silky little jewels, and I finally caved and made one of my own! I present, the Necktie Purse!These make EXCELLENT last...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
Double Stuffed IKEA Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Stuffed-IKEA-Pillows/
Double Stuffed IKEA Pillows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/1LUY/I3H7GROQ/FH71LUYI3H7GROQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/1LUY/I3H7GROQ/FH71LUYI3H7GROQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/1LUY/I3H7GROQ/FH71LUYI3H7GROQ.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 On my most recent trip to IKEA I bought 4 Slan Pillows to use in my new bed set.They weren't very substantial but they were crazy cheap ($2) and my local IKEA was out of most of the mid-range quality pillows. So I bought four of them because I'm an idiot who thought that I wasn't picky about the siz...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 20:02:15 PST
Roadkill Raccoon Dog Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Roadkill-Raccoon-Dog-Pillow/
Roadkill Raccoon Dog Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/JJO0/I3KBTLJX/FI9JJO0I3KBTLJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/JJO0/I3KBTLJX/FI9JJO0I3KBTLJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/JJO0/I3KBTLJX/FI9JJO0I3KBTLJX.SMALL.jpg Beaconsfield A very odd discussion about what various pets like to sit on eventually led to the creation of this: the roadkill dog pillow. Because what puppy doesn't like playing with dead animals? This raccoon is made with fleece so it's super soft and perfect for your dog or just your favorite chair. Materials...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:09:10 PST
T-Shirt grocery bag http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-grocery-bag/
T-Shirt grocery bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OFZV/I3KBS7GG/F6EOFZVI3KBS7GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OFZV/I3KBS7GG/F6EOFZVI3KBS7GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OFZV/I3KBS7GG/F6EOFZVI3KBS7GG.SMALL.jpg Jason_Pham PRESENTING, A T-SHIRT GROCERY BAG. You use a old T shirt and convert it into a grocery bag, so that you don't have to use plastic bags. You reduce the amount of plastics you use with this bag, and reduce the waste by not throwing away any plastic bags. MATERIALS Old T-shirtScissorsSewing machine ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:36:00 PST
5 Minute Fashionable Fingerless Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Fashionable-Fingerless-Gloves/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:43:14 PST
Emergency Button Repair Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Button-Repair-Kit/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:15:43 PST
Crate and Barrel-Inspired Glitter Circle Paper Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-and-Barrel-Inspired-Glitter-Circle-Paper-Gar/
Crate and Barrel-Inspired Glitter Circle Paper Garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Y7JO/I3GXA9G3/FJDY7JOI3GXA9G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Y7JO/I3GXA9G3/FJDY7JOI3GXA9G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Y7JO/I3GXA9G3/FJDY7JOI3GXA9G3.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty I saw this pretty, delicate Christmas garland in the latest Crate and Barrel catalog, and I thought what a cute idea to remix their design from 2D to 3D.(Note: I checked the Crate and Barrel website, and it’s all sold out. They no longer make or sell this for the season.)If you’re looking to add a l...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:14:36 PST
Mason Jar Pincushions! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Pincushions/
Mason Jar Pincushions! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/C5TD/I3H6XWP4/FZJC5TDI3H6XWP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/C5TD/I3H6XWP4/FZJC5TDI3H6XWP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/C5TD/I3H6XWP4/FZJC5TDI3H6XWP4.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Mason Jar Pincushions!Make an adorable and totally functional pincushion jar!Perfect for filling with all kinds of sewing paraphernalia! Supplies! You will need:Ball Mason Jars...1/2 pint size Elite collection...wide mouth!They are so cute because they are so squatty!Best place I found to buy the...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 05:50:40 PST
TUTORIAL: Advent Calendar Christmas Tree Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/TUTORIAL-Advent-Calendar-Christmas-Tree-Garland/
TUTORIAL: Advent Calendar Christmas Tree Garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/K1WA/I3DQHIEA/FEJK1WAI3DQHIEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/K1WA/I3DQHIEA/FEJK1WAI3DQHIEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/K1WA/I3DQHIEA/FEJK1WAI3DQHIEA.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty This week’s tutorials is all about paper garlands. Now that you’ve seenProf cut down our first evergreen tree, we need some decorations to make our tree merry and bright. I kept thinking of things to make our tree user-friendly, kid-friendly. Then Piano Man mentioned about the advent calendar his cl...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 05:48:12 PST
Warm Winter Vest from a Sleeping Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Warm-Winter-Vest-from-a-Sleeping-Bag/
Warm Winter Vest from a Sleeping Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/GSSA/I3DQ4UOK/F5WGSSAI3DQ4UOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/GSSA/I3DQ4UOK/F5WGSSAI3DQ4UOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/GSSA/I3DQ4UOK/F5WGSSAI3DQ4UOK.SMALL.jpg customsewing Simple Upcycling project with stunning results.You will need1 old sleeping bagSome coloured binding tape 1"CellotapeA reasonable sewing machine and threadScissors, a rule, and chalkOh, and a suitable subject that doesn't fidget Grab yourself an old sleeping bag, I just rang around a few friends a...
By: customsewing

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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 03:04:04 PST
Milano Cookie Zipper Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Milano-Cookie-Zipper-Bag/
Milano Cookie Zipper Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/ZC6R/I3BHEIMJ/FDVZC6RI3BHEIMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/ZC6R/I3BHEIMJ/FDVZC6RI3BHEIMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/ZC6R/I3BHEIMJ/FDVZC6RI3BHEIMJ.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 I wanted to make a bag/pouch that looked like a Milano cookie for my friend's birthday. He eats lots of Milano cookies for breakfast at work. The fabric that I used for the cookie part is a sort of water-repellant, khaki-colored canvas that I took off of an old coat from GoodWill. Then I used a blac...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 11:22:08 PST
Cupcake Pin Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cupcake-Pin-Cushion/
Cupcake Pin Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ZX2S/I395S004/F6WZX2SI395S004.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ZX2S/I395S004/F6WZX2SI395S004.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/ZX2S/I395S004/F6WZX2SI395S004.SMALL.jpg Otisa Great gift for the sewing lover in your family. Made from old sweaters, this is one gift that is great at recycling. Items needed -cuff of an old sweater -circle of wool for bottom-4”x2” section of flat wool (old sweater)-6”x2” section of flat wool-red button or puff ball-small leaf cut out o...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 18:00:27 PST
leather case for your device http://www.instructables.com/id/leather-case-for-your-device/
leather case for your device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/L7MN/I34E3VY3/F02L7MNI34E3VY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/L7MN/I34E3VY3/F02L7MNI34E3VY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/L7MN/I34E3VY3/F02L7MNI34E3VY3.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi To protect your new tablet or android phone nothing is better than a stylish leather case.You only need two leather pieces, a sewing machine, and a few spare time to dedicate to it. Sewing Before starting sewing I recommend to make a bit of practice, set up the tension of the threads, find the ri...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 12:42:24 PST
DIY Custom Holiday Stockings http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Holiday-Stockings/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 17:58:10 PST
Couple's Comforter http://www.instructables.com/id/Couples-Comforter/
Couple's Comforter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/RQA6/I301L2KU/FV2RQA6I301L2KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/RQA6/I301L2KU/FV2RQA6I301L2KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/RQA6/I301L2KU/FV2RQA6I301L2KU.SMALL.jpg dallassoukup I prefer a cooler sleeping environment, while she prefers a warmer one. I came up with this simple solution; by using an old sheet as a pocket, I filled her side of the comforter with stuffing and now we both get the good night's sleep we want at both of our ideal sleeping temperatures for a fractio...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:45:14 PST
Tall Guy Mods: Overall Extender http://www.instructables.com/id/Tall-Guy-Mods-Overall-Extender/
Tall Guy Mods: Overall Extender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7HJI/I2TG2YKC/FFJ7HJII2TG2YKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7HJI/I2TG2YKC/FFJ7HJII2TG2YKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/7HJI/I2TG2YKC/FFJ7HJII2TG2YKC.SMALL.jpg earz_cd "How's the weather up there?" "Did you play basketball?" "I wish I had some of your height", "It must be nice to be that tall"...just a few of the questions and comments I get almost daily. Being tall definitely has it's perks, but it's also got it's downsides - like when you smack your head on the ...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:21:40 PST
Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-A-Sweatshirt-Into-An-Appliquéd-Cardigan/
Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell One of my favorite things to do is to transform outdated, badly-designed, or oversized thrift store finds into adorable, well-fitting works of Art that I can incorporate into my day-to-day wardrobe. In this Instructable, I'll show you how to turn a $3 oversized sweatshirt into a lovely, wearable, an...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:58:31 PST
Stop Losing your Keys! Inside the Pocket Key Fob Made From and Lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-Losing-your-Keys-Inside-the-Pocket-Key-Fob-Ma/
Stop Losing your Keys! Inside the Pocket Key Fob Made From and Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/YQ7V/I2MXY2Y3/FAUYQ7VI2MXY2Y3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/YQ7V/I2MXY2Y3/FAUYQ7VI2MXY2Y3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/YQ7V/I2MXY2Y3/FAUYQ7VI2MXY2Y3.SMALL.jpg Bannockburn Problem: It's getting cold again and I walk a good bit to campus with lots of winter gear on. I'm always afraid I'm going to lose my keys because I can't quite feel them as I put them in my pocket of my coat. Also, when I pull my gloves back out of the pocket sometimes the keys want to come right...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:33:27 PST
How to Fix a Snagged Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Snagged-Sweater/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:00:24 PST
T-shirt pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-pillow/
T-shirt pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/1FJ5/I2KS7T23/FOE1FJ5I2KS7T23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/1FJ5/I2KS7T23/FOE1FJ5I2KS7T23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/1FJ5/I2KS7T23/FOE1FJ5I2KS7T23.SMALL.jpg noblebrick Kids out grow clothes they and their parents love. I don't have interest in saving bags of old clothes that won't see the light of day again. For Christmas I turned a favorite dress of my daughters and one of my son's beloved shirts into pillows. I am not a sewing expert but can use a machine well e...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:56:35 PST
how to prepare leather for sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-prepare-leather-for-sewing/
how to prepare leather for sewing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/T6YB/I2I3VK9D/FX8T6YBI2I3VK9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/T6YB/I2I3VK9D/FX8T6YBI2I3VK9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/T6YB/I2I3VK9D/FX8T6YBI2I3VK9D.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink In this instructable I'll cover the different ways you can prep your stitching line and punch holes in leather to sew it. I was completely befuddled by this process when I first starting leatherworking, but after a few months of trial and error I feel much more confident in picking and choosing whic...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:19:15 PST