Instructables: exploring - living - sewing http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:55:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY MOLLE links http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MOLLE-links/
DIY MOLLE links - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/PS7Q/I7VQML9O/FLPPS7QI7VQML9O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/PS7Q/I7VQML9O/FLPPS7QI7VQML9O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/PS7Q/I7VQML9O/FLPPS7QI7VQML9O.SMALL.jpg a_p_h_r MOLLE is now everywhere. Originally designed for armed forces, it is now popular in airsoft and paintball gear. You can also find it very useful for many other use si here is how to make your own MOLLE links.You need : A sewing machine and related sewing equipment Some 1" (25mm) webbingITW Nexus T...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:40:46 PDT
Multi Use Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Use-Bracelet/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:29:04 PDT
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Notebook-Jacket/
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Change a cheap notebook to a more luxurious one! Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the notebook. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Materials needed These are all the materials you ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:20:10 PDT
Sewing machine cover from neckties http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-machine-cover-from-neckties/
Sewing machine cover from neckties - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/7HIL/I7IVO61H/FQM7HILI7IVO61H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/7HIL/I7IVO61H/FQM7HILI7IVO61H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/7HIL/I7IVO61H/FQM7HILI7IVO61H.SMALL.jpg PicoPixie Make a decorative sewing machine cover from re-purposed neckties. Stock of neckties for upcycling/re-purposing Any ties will do for this, have a look in your local charity shop / thrift store, silk is a lovely fibre to work with!I cheated with my horde as I wanted to create a specific rainbow eff...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 15:12:19 PDT
How to thread a sewing machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-thread-a-sewing-machine-3/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:07:43 PDT
Simple Chair Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Chair-Pocket/
Simple Chair Pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/9WMA/I7AB1BAS/FC79WMAI7AB1BAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/9WMA/I7AB1BAS/FC79WMAI7AB1BAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/9WMA/I7AB1BAS/FC79WMAI7AB1BAS.SMALL.jpg Beaconsfield Since my apartment is small, I don't have room for a coffee table. But I still wanted storage near my chair for my tv remotes. So I made this quick and cheap "chair pocket" to solve that problem. It was heavily inspired by the "couch caddy", but I wanted to use supplies I already had on hand. Althou...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 12:52:09 PDT
Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Knife-Sheath-1/
Leather Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/HITO/I78VK6P9/FWPHITOI78VK6P9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/HITO/I78VK6P9/FWPHITOI78VK6P9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/HITO/I78VK6P9/FWPHITOI78VK6P9.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hi!Two months ago I started making yet another knife. Unfortunately I was so exited, that I forgot to take any pictures of the process, however I was able to take pictures, while making a sheath for that knife!I was amazed, when realized, how cheap it cost to me, only about 3 euros (3.1 dollars) and...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 07:13:36 PDT
how to add a border to a quilt block http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-add-a-border-to-a-quilt-block/
how to add a border to a quilt block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Adding a border to a quilt block is a great way to add a little variety to your quilt tops. It's also a great way to increase the size of a quilt block to turn it into a placement, tote bag, or pillow. :DBest of all? Adding a border to a quilt block is super easy and you can make it look anyway you ...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:59:26 PDT
Laser Cut Leather Flask http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Leather-Flask/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:51:33 PDT
Sandworm Body Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandworm-Body-Pillow/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:25:56 PDT
Best Bunting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Bunting/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 11:51:00 PST
Pyramid Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Pouch/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 12:20:10 PST
Small Sewing Space 13 inches by 32 inches http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Sewing-Space-13-inches-by-32-inches/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 19:56:52 PST
How to Make a Cool Leather Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Wallet/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:20:53 PST
Extend bag strap with a belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Extend-bag-strap-with-a-belt/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:29:24 PST
Sewet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewet/
Sewet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SMALL.jpg ashley.brown.92372 Hello, today I will be entering my cozy sewing closet. I love to sew and I once had a room dedicated all to my sewing and then we had children, enough said. So since then I have had a sewing corner in the bedroom ( got in the way) and a sewing "space" at the kitchen table ( I had food stuck to my se...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:58:20 PST
DIY | How to Make Professional Patches. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-Make-Professional-Patches/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:03:28 PST
DIY Yoga Bolster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Yoga-Bolster/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:37:13 PST
How to make a unique custom envelope without glue http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-unique-custom-envelope-without-glue/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:14:21 PST
Pincushion Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincushion-Ring/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 19:18:48 PST
Adafruit Adabot Hammerhead Left Shark Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Adabot-Hammerhead-Left-Shark-Plushie/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 21:45:19 PST
Transferring T-shirt silkscreens to a Hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/Transferring-T-shirt-silkscreens-to-a-Hoodie/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22:02:28 PST
Super Easy Fingerless Gloves! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Fingerless-Gloves/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14:49:28 PST
cat thunder shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/cat-thunder-shirt/
cat thunder shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ON9W/I60020HI/F4NON9WI60020HI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ON9W/I60020HI/F4NON9WI60020HI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ON9W/I60020HI/F4NON9WI60020HI.SMALL.jpg dlarocco I bought a thunder shirt for my cat. but I have 2 cats and I wasn't paying for 2 since they are $40. so I made one. things you need. you need1. old t-shirt 2. sewing machine 3. scissors 4. marker5. velcro 1in wide6. CAT OR DOG7. iron (optional ) old t-shirt lay out a t-shirt. it's a simple p...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 19:34:52 PST
Cross-stitched Valentine's card http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-stitched-Valentines-card/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:52:08 PST
Light Up Headband http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Headband/
Light Up Headband - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/LFG2/I5WCTQ0R/FMTLFG2I5WCTQ0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/LFG2/I5WCTQ0R/FMTLFG2I5WCTQ0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/LFG2/I5WCTQ0R/FMTLFG2I5WCTQ0R.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman This guide will show you step-by-step instructions with pictures on how to make your own LED headband. These instructions are designed to help you understand how circuits work and how to sew.This project is designed for beginner students. It requires basic knowledge about circuits and sewing.Difficu...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 13:38:27 PST
Sewing PVC ring, but also a thimble or ring pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-PVC-ring-but-also-as-a-thimbles-or-ring-pin/
Sewing PVC ring, but also a thimble or ring pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SMALL.jpg kokpat First, I want to say this is a ring. But it also serve as thimble and pincushion, so, try to make some !!IntroductionWhen I need to sewing, I need a needle, a place for the pincushion, a thimble.... From now, I can put most of the things on my fingers.Thimble I think my design of thimble is much bet...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:42:13 PST
Shank Button Statement Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Shank-Button-Statement-Ring/
Shank Button Statement Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/E6DL/I5UXBE2M/FM5E6DLI5UXBE2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/E6DL/I5UXBE2M/FM5E6DLI5UXBE2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/E6DL/I5UXBE2M/FM5E6DLI5UXBE2M.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Turning your shank buttons into rings is an excellent way to showcase unique vintage pieces, or hang on to a tiny bit of your favorite (but way too worn out to wear) piece of clothing. Button rings can also be a means of celebrating your favorite people. The button used in this Ible, a jeweled bug,...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 17:33:32 PST
Cheetah Makeup Brush Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheetah-Makeup-Brush-Roll/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 09:49:22 PST
$0 Spool and Bobbin Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/0-Spool-and-Bobbin-Rack/
$0 Spool and Bobbin Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/O53Z/I5QMYDNX/FFMO53ZI5QMYDNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/O53Z/I5QMYDNX/FFMO53ZI5QMYDNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/O53Z/I5QMYDNX/FFMO53ZI5QMYDNX.SMALL.jpg babybayrs I made this sewing corner spool and bobbin rack with following things which have no original purpose any more but litter the house:A tea cup neither liked nor cared to throw away.A retired baby bottle rack (which cost $5 new at Walmart).A Styron foam ball which was bought years ago and don't remembe...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 07:20:53 PST
DIY Lined Lunch Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lined-Lunch-Bag/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 07:17:34 PST
DIY Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Embroidered-Four-Leaf-Clover-Pouch/
DIY Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Embroidered felt pouch for holding cards, coins, notes, or even girls' sanitary pads! Feel free to have a try! Supplies: Felt (Lime Green & Green & Beige)6mm Colorful Acrylic Beads, Round, Green11mm Acrylic Shank ButtonSewing Thread, GreenNeedleScissors Make simple embroidery 1st, cut out a r...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 08:03:13 PST
Brooch/pin display and protector case http://www.instructables.com/id/Broochpin-display-and-protector-case/
Brooch/pin display and protector case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/BJT0/I5NS3L1O/FB9BJT0I5NS3L1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/BJT0/I5NS3L1O/FB9BJT0I5NS3L1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/BJT0/I5NS3L1O/FB9BJT0I5NS3L1O.SMALL.jpg kamadesign Do you (like me) have beautiful brooches and pins that are tucked away in some case and never used? Or maybe you go to a convention once a year and get a pin there that you keep and throw in a box when you get home? I like my pins and brooches, but unfortunately they have been tucked away in a box s...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 13:45:45 PST
Sew a Patch on a Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Patch-on-a-Jacket/
Sew a Patch on a Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/ZQZP/I5MD5HG7/FUQZQZPI5MD5HG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/ZQZP/I5MD5HG7/FUQZQZPI5MD5HG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/ZQZP/I5MD5HG7/FUQZQZPI5MD5HG7.SMALL.jpg Carleyy When I sew a patch on a jacket I go BIG! Learn to easily sew a patch onto a jacket, pants, or any fabric. This tutorial covers both sew-on patches and iron-on patches. Materials This is a very simple project. All you need is: thick fabric (I used a denim jacket)some patches: I bought mine at The...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 12:57:01 PST
How To Hem Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Hem-Jeans-1/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 09:02:26 PST
Sewing a patch in hard-to-reach places http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-a-patch-in-hard-to-reach-places/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 21:59:52 PST
DIY: Minion Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minion-Pencilcase/
DIY: Minion Pencil Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8W0B/I5J5AG6O/FKW8W0BI5J5AG6O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8W0B/I5J5AG6O/FKW8W0BI5J5AG6O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8W0B/I5J5AG6O/FKW8W0BI5J5AG6O.SMALL.jpg camiekayy Minions is coming to theaters sometime this year, and I believe all the little kids are screaming right now. Enjoy this minion pencil case tutorial as I celebrate the coming of another brilliant movie ♥ You will need: You will need:white, yellow, brown, grey and black felt or fabrica pair of jean...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:51:47 PST
How to resize your jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-resize-your-jeans/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:41:58 PST
A-line dress with bows as straps http://www.instructables.com/id/A-line-dress-with-bows-as-straps/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:33:18 PST
DIY georgette ruffled top http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-georgette-ruffled-top/
DIY georgette ruffled top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/SVQ7/I5MCZVWF/FD3SVQ7I5MCZVWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/SVQ7/I5MCZVWF/FD3SVQ7I5MCZVWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/SVQ7/I5MCZVWF/FD3SVQ7I5MCZVWF.SMALL.jpg ShaliniS3 Here's how I turned an old georgette 'dupatta' scarf into a cute upcycled ruffled top! (Worn with a camisole).Inspiration: I came across an old dupatta which my mom wasn't using any more, so I decided to test my sewing skills ..and you can see the result here in this video! :DCost involved: Minimal ...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:07:07 PST
How to make 5 panel Camp Hat | ProperFit DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-5-panel-Camp-Hat-ProperFit-DIY/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:20:02 PST
How to Make a Skinny/ Regular Tie | Fast and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Skinny-Regular-Tie-Fast-and-Easy/
How to Make a Skinny/ Regular Tie | Fast and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/Z7OI/I5DT68JO/FU4Z7OII5DT68JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/Z7OI/I5DT68JO/FU4Z7OII5DT68JO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/Z7OI/I5DT68JO/FU4Z7OII5DT68JO.SMALL.gif ProperFit Clothing How to sew a skinny necktie from scratch. Download Skinny Tie Pattern at http://www.properfitclothing.com/#!skinnytiepattern/c933. With this pattern and video you will be able to sew skinny ties and regular neckties. step by step instructions on sewing a tie. DIY skinny necktie by ProperFit Clothing...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:53:12 PST
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/
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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/
Tarot Card Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl Time- 10-15 minsMaterial - scrap fabric and suede laceI always place my spiritual cards in little cloth bags. Size & Fabric Choice I had a few different fabrics to choose from......I went with the little witches. I thought it was so cute and fitting for the cards. I have also have my cards on ...
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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/
DIY Journals & Book Binding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/MDJZ/I4YTR8LJ/FBIMDJZI4YTR8LJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/MDJZ/I4YTR8LJ/FBIMDJZI4YTR8LJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/MDJZ/I4YTR8LJ/FBIMDJZI4YTR8LJ.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha Recently I decided to start using hand-made journals/notebooks for a specific novel study activity and then I started expanding the idea to match the needs and interests of all my students. I decided having the kids made their books, rather than me making them all, would be fun and they'd learn a ne...
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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/
How to sew an original jean hem - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/79KK/I4VQ76L0/FNN79KKI4VQ76L0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/79KK/I4VQ76L0/FNN79KKI4VQ76L0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/79KK/I4VQ76L0/FNN79KKI4VQ76L0.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH Many people prefer to have an Original Hem treatment done to their designer jeans. Even if you can duplicate the thread color and distress marks to a certain extent, some hem decorations are far beyond the typical DIY's tools and materials, and are just downright too much work for even the professio...
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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/
DIY Designer Jean Hem on a Budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/VZI2/I4VQ75YQ/F06VZI2I4VQ75YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/VZI2/I4VQ75YQ/F06VZI2I4VQ75YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/VZI2/I4VQ75YQ/F06VZI2I4VQ75YQ.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH Hemming jeans to fit your inseam can be a daunting task, and then you are always left with a "new" edge which looks out of place in today's world of distressed jeans. Here I show the entire process, from hemming to distressing, so you can tackle it yourself and save $25-$40. Prepare hem The jea...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:23:16 PST