Instructables: exploring - living - simple - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 4 Mar 2015 05:32:42 PST BLOX v1.01 Make a Medieval Ring Brooch - Without a Torch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Medieval-Ring-Brooch-Without-a-Torch/
Make a Medieval Ring Brooch - Without a Torch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/GD5V/I6RSF6BW/FCKGD5VI6RSF6BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/GD5V/I6RSF6BW/FCKGD5VI6RSF6BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/GD5V/I6RSF6BW/FCKGD5VI6RSF6BW.SMALL.jpg RabbitDance This Instructable will show you how to make a simple ring brooch with a few hand tools and some wire. My instructions assume you have some basic experience with jewelry making, but even if you don't, this is still pretty simple. Practice on some thin, cheap craft wire if this is your first project, ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:33:02 PST
Hanging Microwave Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Microwave-Shelf/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:03:51 PST
Wood Valentine Heart Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Valentine-Heart-Pendant/
Wood Valentine Heart Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/EVNC/I66CW1YM/FRMEVNCI66CW1YM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/EVNC/I66CW1YM/FRMEVNCI66CW1YM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/EVNC/I66CW1YM/FRMEVNCI66CW1YM.SMALL.jpg Corinbw I wanted to make something special for my valentine this year, so i made a necklace.You will need:-Some type of woodcutting saw. I used a bandsaw, but a bow saw or even a hand saw would work.-Sandpaper. 100-1500 grit, or just whatever you have.-Finish. Mineral oil or wax or anything would work.-Any ...
By: Corinbw

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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 16:10:56 PST
Awesome Shrink Film Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Shrink-Film-Rings/
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By: Not_Tasha

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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 11:53:33 PST
Simple Copper Ring - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Copper-Ring-DIY-Tutorial/
Simple Copper Ring - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/GSJJ/I5QMY25Z/FOLGSJJI5QMY25Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/GSJJ/I5QMY25Z/FOLGSJJI5QMY25Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/GSJJ/I5QMY25Z/FOLGSJJI5QMY25Z.SMALL.jpg victordoes This is a really quick and simple craft. And the method can also be used with silver or gold which might be an even better choice for a ring. :) You will need:Something hard that can take a pounding, I use an anvil. Hammer with a flat headPliers/CuttersSomething to reheat the metal if it gets to har...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 04:46:17 PST
Yvonne: An Innovative and Cheap Desk Tidy for under $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Yvonne-An-Innovative-and-Cheap-Desk-Tidy-for-under/
Yvonne: An Innovative and Cheap Desk Tidy for under $1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/UINK/I5MD4ZMK/FMSUINKI5MD4ZMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/UINK/I5MD4ZMK/FMSUINKI5MD4ZMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/UINK/I5MD4ZMK/FMSUINKI5MD4ZMK.SMALL.jpg imthemaker Meet Yvonne, a modernistic, multifunctional and very affordable desk tidy. This project is perfect for you or as a gift to friends, spouses and other family members.What does it do?Yvonne will hold pencils, pens, makeup, office supplies, candles and pretty much anything within reason. It can sit on ...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 11:21:28 PST
'Hello' Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Rocks/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 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
Glasses rack on wine bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Glasses-rack-on-wine-bottle/
Glasses rack on wine bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8MEC/I4IL5J5B/F998MECI4IL5J5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8MEC/I4IL5J5B/F998MECI4IL5J5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8MEC/I4IL5J5B/F998MECI4IL5J5B.SMALL.jpg vatkin In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make this simple and beautiful wooden rack for your wine glasses that fits on top of a wine bottle. Its a nice way to showcase a nice bottle of wine and an easy and interesting way of serving a bottle and glasses to the table. If your invited over fo...
By: vatkin

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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 09:40:31 PST
Fun & Easy Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Easy-Jewelry/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 11:06:58 PST
Building Skyrim Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Skyrim-Armor/
Building Skyrim Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/NR7R/I441WY4O/FJINR7RI441WY4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/NR7R/I441WY4O/FJINR7RI441WY4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/NR7R/I441WY4O/FJINR7RI441WY4O.SMALL.jpg ZombTech In this Instructable I shall teach you the way of foam smithing yourself some epic skyrim steel armor and a nifty iron helmet. I know its not as cool as daedric armor, but lets be honest that stuff is so main stream anyways haha. Well lets get to building now shall we!?What you will need: • Eva foam...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:10:29 PST
Decorate Christmas Tree with Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorate-Christmas-Tree-with-Papercraft/
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By: Mr AbAk

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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 05:50:27 PST
Christmas Tree Napkin Fold http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Napkin-Fold/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:31 PST
Paper Icicles for Frozen Ceiling Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Icicles-for-Frozen-Ceiling-Decoration/
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By: AngryRedhead

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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:14:25 PST
How to make a coin into a pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-coin-into-a-pendant/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:49:12 PST
Simple cute crochet headband with video hair-styling tutorials http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-cute-crochet-headband-with-video-hair-styli/
Simple cute crochet headband with video hair-styling tutorials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls I saw these headbands at a boutique selling for $20! I took one look at them and knew I had to figure out a pattern for them. So I sat down with my crochet hook and experimented until I came up with this pattern. This is a super simple pattern that even a beginner could do. Once you have the patter...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 07:44:41 PST
Gold Deer Head Trophy Filigree Necklace! http://www.instructables.com/id/Gold-Deer-Head-Trophy-Filigree-Necklace/
Gold Deer Head Trophy Filigree Necklace! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/IKWV/I36LGWE9/FKWIKWVI36LGWE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/IKWV/I36LGWE9/FKWIKWVI36LGWE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/IKWV/I36LGWE9/FKWIKWVI36LGWE9.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Gold Deer Head Trophy Filigree Necklace!The perfect statement necklace for your winter wardrobe!Nope, it's not laser cut acrylic!You wont believe how simple this is to DIY! Supplies This is an amazingly simple DIY project! You just need:Shrinky Dink plastic (or plastic #6)Scissors/hobby knife or ...
By: doodlecraft

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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 13:45:29 PST
Little Yarn Toques http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Yarn-Toques/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:47:54 PST
Add a zipper to a knit cowl... http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-zipper-to-a-knit-cowl/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:37:57 PST
Make a Butter Knife for Spreading Cold, Hard Butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Butter-Knife-for-Spreading-Cold-Hard-Butter/
Make a Butter Knife for Spreading Cold, Hard Butter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/IMXW/I2D6IN4Z/FBVIMXWI2D6IN4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/IMXW/I2D6IN4Z/FBVIMXWI2D6IN4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/IMXW/I2D6IN4Z/FBVIMXWI2D6IN4Z.SMALL.jpg cammers Hello Instructablers.Here's how you can make a butter knife that can handle cold butter straight from the fridge without ripping up your bread or toast.The original idea is not mine. I spotted it on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1070983896/th...The project was super-successful, a...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 03:36:02 PST
BED FRAME http://www.instructables.com/id/Beam-Bed-Frame/
BED FRAME - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/26RM/I3DQ8ZOH/FFL26RMI3DQ8ZOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/26RM/I3DQ8ZOH/FFL26RMI3DQ8ZOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/26RM/I3DQ8ZOH/FFL26RMI3DQ8ZOH.SMALL.jpg abeaule This tutorial is to show you how to make a really simple and nice looking bed frame. Perfect for Attic Flat or to update your palette bed. It cost me about 50euros to make, but if you can find some old beams it will be a lot cheaper. Thats the only thing that was expensive. Personally I would of pre...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:57:53 PST
Simple Pneumatic Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Pneumatic-Machine/
Simple Pneumatic Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/5KHR/I1YU0C69/F3X5KHRI1YU0C69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/5KHR/I1YU0C69/F3X5KHRI1YU0C69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/5KHR/I1YU0C69/F3X5KHRI1YU0C69.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This project draws on similar ideas from previous work, but without the use of hot glue. This construction process is very simple, and unlike some of my hydraulic projects, these pneumatic machines operate using only compressed air instead of water. Materials and prep Materials: 9 craft stick5 ju...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:58:18 PDT
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/E8YZ/I1VZ63QZ/FETE8YZI1VZ63QZ.SMALL.jpg vatkin Hi,I'm going to show you a couple of ways to decorate your walls with a silhouette or an image of your choosing. These few easy steps require almost no artistic skills nor do they cost a lot to do.All you need is:-projector (you can also use an overhead projector for silhouettes).-Paint. I will expl...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Simple Leather Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Leather-Pouch/
Simple Leather Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Z5H2/I1OTXTDW/FO8Z5H2I1OTXTDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Z5H2/I1OTXTDW/FO8Z5H2I1OTXTDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/Z5H2/I1OTXTDW/FO8Z5H2I1OTXTDW.SMALL.jpg newtnewt I am constantly scoring thrift stores for new materials to use and the other day I came across this perfect long suede shirt for only 5! I plan to maybe make a larger tote later on ,but I thought the rough thickness of this particular suede would make a really great little pouch for carrying you...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:35:13 PDT
Halloween Costume 80's Perm http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-80s-Perm/
Halloween Costume 80's Perm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/RKNJ/I1NUDLWO/FI6RKNJI1NUDLWO.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey momoluvers! I'm back and I wanted to show y'all my own tutorial (not based or taken from anyone, it's my idea) that I'm so excited about and I hope y'all love it! Supplies 1- flat iron2- 10-15 square sheets of tin foil3- brush Sections First you're going to take a section of your hair and...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:26:05 PDT
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-My-Little-Pony-Derpy-Costume/
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume!Derpy...or Muffins...or Derpy Hooves! She is cute and silly!She has become one of the most loveable background ponies on My Little Pony.She even has a cameo appearance in Equestria Girls!What's not to love with her funny crossed eyes?! Tangent Story Sidetrack...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:48:19 PDT
How to Make a Water Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Water-Candle/
How to Make a Water Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/BI8J/HZZRDTAT/FDLBI8JHZZRDTAT.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a very easy water candle. This type of water candle is a wick that is centered inside a jar filled with water. The wick is fueled by a thin layer of oil on top of the water. Materials -Cooking oil -Water -Container/Jar -Candle wick -Scissors-Thin plastic disk (for the thin pla...
By: Von Malegowski

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:42:07 PDT
How to Make a Match Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Cube/
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By: Von Malegowski

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:10:46 PDT
Wet Molded Leather Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wet-Molded-Leather-Case/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 20:09:49 PDT
Envelope - New From Old http://www.instructables.com/id/Envelope-New-From-Old/
Envelope - New From Old - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DABY/I0TV85IS/FPQDABYI0TV85IS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DABY/I0TV85IS/FPQDABYI0TV85IS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DABY/I0TV85IS/FPQDABYI0TV85IS.SMALL.jpg Hinkiepunk This 'ible will show you how to make a brand new envelope without any traces of the previous address or stamp/s. The whole project takes about 5 mins to make! Feel free to vote in the contests! You Will Need - a pair of scissors- a used large format envelope- a ruler (or a guillotine)- an envelop...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 05:34:12 PDT
A notebook to suit your needs http://www.instructables.com/id/A-notebook-to-suit-your-needs/
A notebook to suit your needs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/QURR/I0RYTTDR/FYGQURRI0RYTTDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/QURR/I0RYTTDR/FYGQURRI0RYTTDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/QURR/I0RYTTDR/FYGQURRI0RYTTDR.SMALL.jpg Raitis Instructables is a place where a lot of creative people gather - of that I'm sure. However, I'm not sure how much of that creativity is actually retained due to various issues. In my case that is because of the fact that I write ideas down everywhere and anywhere really. A receipt on my desk is the ...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:53:20 PDT
Simple Hanging Shelves (folding) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hanging-Shelves-folding/
Simple Hanging Shelves (folding) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/ZZNA/I05F2V9S/FCKZZNAI05F2V9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/ZZNA/I05F2V9S/FCKZZNAI05F2V9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/ZZNA/I05F2V9S/FCKZZNAI05F2V9S.SMALL.jpg michel.dedeo These are far from the prettiest hanging shelves on instructables, but they may be the simplest. Materials Materials a board or flat object that you can drill holes in string that will hold a knot two screws, 1 1/2" or longertwo washers big enough to go over the shaft of the screw and the ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:56:16 PDT
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Princess-or-Christmas-Elf-Ears-Headband/
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Elf Ears!Yes, an Elven ears headband!Whether a Christmas elf complete with stocking hat...Or an Elven Princess...these ears are the perfect accessory! Supplies You'll need:Aluminum foilPolymer oven bake clay in the desired colorrolling pinpoking devicefishing linemetal headband Make the Ear for...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:27:04 PDT
Blown Paint Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Blown-Paint-Monsters/
Blown Paint Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Another great little activity to do with your kiddos. It's a really simple, really fun and imaginative craft idea.All you need is:paper: thicker paper is best, like card stock or water color paperwatercolor paints and brushcup or waterstrawsharpie or other marker Pile on the Paint First thing we ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:22:39 PDT
Paper Plate Ball Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plate-Ball-Decoration/
Paper Plate Ball Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/LHV3/HZU0M3FM/F4QLHV3HZU0M3FM.SMALL.jpg chloesumsion Time to Complete: about 15 minutes.In these instructions, you will learn how to create these cute, decorative paper plate balls. This is a simple, easy-to-do decoration that you can use in your home, for bridal or baby showers, wedding receptions, and more! And the best part is that it only requir...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:53:25 PDT
Log Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Pen-Holder/
Log Pen Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/VJ1J/HZQTCRQN/F01VJ1JHZQTCRQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/VJ1J/HZQTCRQN/F01VJ1JHZQTCRQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/VJ1J/HZQTCRQN/F01VJ1JHZQTCRQN.SMALL.jpg notforfooduse A pen holder made from a log is a fun and simple project to make for people of all ages and all abilities. Its simple construction coupled with its everyday usefulness make this a brilliant project to do with kids. They are perfect for gifts as well!I made some of these with my cousins (9 and 12) wh...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 08:50:57 PDT
Loom Bracelet for Burning Man Gifting http://www.instructables.com/id/Loom-Bracelet-for-Burning-Man-Gifting/
Loom Bracelet for Burning Man Gifting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/GSW4/HZPE2LYI/FHOGSW4HZPE2LYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/GSW4/HZPE2LYI/FHOGSW4HZPE2LYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/GSW4/HZPE2LYI/FHOGSW4HZPE2LYI.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name I've been seeing tons of rainbow loom tutorials on Instructables recently, but never really felt the need to try it myself until I saw this loom bracelet tutorial by Mark Montano. He's a relatively new author here, but I love his style and how he's able to transform ordinary objects into fun and co...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 23:54:57 PDT
How to Ignite an Empty Zippo Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Ignite-an-Empty-Zippo-Lighter/
How to Ignite an Empty Zippo Lighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/2YJY/HZL3U5M7/F6O2YJYHZL3U5M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/2YJY/HZL3U5M7/F6O2YJYHZL3U5M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/2YJY/HZL3U5M7/F6O2YJYHZL3U5M7.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how an empty Zippo lighter can be ignited without adding fuel. Take the lighter out of the case and remove a little bit of cotton. Pull the cotton apart to thin it out and put the cotton beside the wick but pushed away from the striker wheel. Run the strike wheel against a surface to ignite t...
By: Von Malegowski

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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:49:56 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/DJMP/HZB3OCM1/FABDJMPHZB3OCM1.SMALL.jpg ucn Ever since we finished rebuilding our house, I've been on the look out for minimalist and contemporary solutions for adding a house number to our gate post. Hardware store brass numbers were out of the question. Stainless steel numbers would have cost a bomb, and would basically look the same as eve...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Single row 'perler beads' bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-row-perler-beads-bracelet/
Single row 'perler beads' bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/JKAD/HZ3YESDK/F8CJKADHZ3YESDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/JKAD/HZ3YESDK/F8CJKADHZ3YESDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/JKAD/HZ3YESDK/F8CJKADHZ3YESDK.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bracelet is a variation on my perler beads bracelet. This was my fifth instructable ever, published over 2,5 years ago. Looking back at it and making a variation was really fun to do. Instead of making two rows as I did there, I only made one row. Even though you end up with a smaller, delicate...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:55:05 PDT
Reuse the whole thing: Glass bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-the-whole-thing-Glass-bottles/
Reuse the whole thing: Glass bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/UIR4/HYR3ARCB/F2IUIR4HYR3ARCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/UIR4/HYR3ARCB/F2IUIR4HYR3ARCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/UIR4/HYR3ARCB/F2IUIR4HYR3ARCB.SMALL.jpg Raitis This is the first part of series (hopefully) of Instructables where I will show how to upcycle things to the maximum. I'm going to start with something simple - a glass bottle.Probably many of us have tried making a glass from a wine bottle and threw out the left over part of the bottle. I was doing...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 04:20:25 PDT
Piece of My Heart Puzzle Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Piece-of-My-Heart-Puzzle-Keychain/
Piece of My Heart Puzzle Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/VFJA/HYLDM1LU/FBJVFJAHYLDM1LU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/VFJA/HYLDM1LU/FBJVFJAHYLDM1LU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/VFJA/HYLDM1LU/FBJVFJAHYLDM1LU.SMALL.jpg BerryCraftyFox NOTE: find the puzzle piece design to download and print out here @ berry crafty fox where I originally posted the tutorial. Also you might notice that the numbers are off because of the way I label my tutorials on my site haha oops. This was so much fun to make! When I came up with this geometric h...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 19:27:40 PDT
Lets Bake Some Marbles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Bake-Some-Marbles/
Lets Bake Some Marbles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/AYI5/HYLDPL9V/F8QAYI5HYLDPL9V.SMALL.jpg BerryCraftyFox For clearer pictures--- berry crafty foxI have an endless fascination with anything that sparkles and glitters in the sunlight. Sun-catchers and glass orbs line my window sills and fill little dishes. So when I came across the idea of baking marbles to get beautiful little cracks while maintaining t...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 11:38:09 PDT
Simple Scented Candle by Microwave http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Scented-Candle-by-Microwave/
Simple Scented Candle by Microwave - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LH06/HYH37288/F2TLH06HYH37288.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LH06/HYH37288/F2TLH06HYH37288.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/LH06/HYH37288/F2TLH06HYH37288.SMALL.jpg catliltab Don't you like coming home to a nice, scented, candle lit room? Well, you can have that amazing feeling everyday with a quick, easy, microwave candle. Make your own personalized candle right in the comfort of your home. We're going to take you through the instructions for this easy candle adapted fr...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:11:10 PDT
How To Make Slate Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Collapsable-Pallete-Coffee-Table-Easily-S/
How To Make Slate Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/PILB/HY9Y5DVK/F23PILBHY9Y5DVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/PILB/HY9Y5DVK/F23PILBHY9Y5DVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/PILB/HY9Y5DVK/F23PILBHY9Y5DVK.SMALL.jpg jackjconnery This is a tutorial on how to create Slate Coasters. This can be created by using either re-using slate or new slate. I had made square and triangular coasters. This can be used for personal home used or great as a gift.Material:Re-used Slate or new SlateDrawer and Door Closure (Optional) PVA glueToo...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:24:09 PDT
All-Purpose Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Purpose-Organizer/
All-Purpose Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/O0MZ/HXIKECBC/FLQO0MZHXIKECBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/O0MZ/HXIKECBC/FLQO0MZHXIKECBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/O0MZ/HXIKECBC/FLQO0MZHXIKECBC.SMALL.jpg Jessie Marie Have you been needing to organize your desk but want a convenient place to stash your pens? I have always found myself digging through drawers trying to remember where I put a particular pen, but with the All-Purpose Organizer all of my pens are displayed where I can find them on the spur of the mo...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:52:04 PDT
Infinite circles crochet bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-circles-crochet-bracelet/
Infinite circles crochet bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/J1EZ/HXLME0LW/FRJJ1EZHXLME0LW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/J1EZ/HXLME0LW/FRJJ1EZHXLME0LW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/J1EZ/HXLME0LW/FRJJ1EZHXLME0LW.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This bracelet consists of three circles that have been crochet together. I used the same principle as used for mobius weaving, but normally seven rings are joined this way by weaving it in each other once. For this bracelet, I wove the circles together three times. It's quite a simple project, but t...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:05:48 PDT
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-NO-SEW-High-Waist-Bikini-in-5-Minutes/
DIY NO SEW High Waist Bikini in 5 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/R8RL/HXII0ZPJ/FUAR8RLHXII0ZPJ.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter I've been looking all over the internet for the perfect high waist bikini. I mean all over. I've Googled them, looked on Etsy, and scrolled endlessly on Pinterest and found.... nothing. Then I came across this video on Youtube from Piece of Cheap Cake and my mind was blown!WHOA! I had to try it! W...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:47:10 PDT
Towel Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Towel-Pants/
Towel Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SMALL.jpg moon flower Turn a boring towel into a cool new pair of pants.Perfect for a pool party, swim meet, or water fight.These towel pants are simple and easy to make. Supplies 1. a large towel2. scissors 3. elastic4. thread (the same or similar color as your towel)5. pen or marker6. a large piece of paper7. pins8....
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:18:27 PDT
Black and red bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-and-red-bracelet/
Black and red bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/YVNX/HXEZ6RKV/F30YVNXHXEZ6RKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/YVNX/HXEZ6RKV/F30YVNXHXEZ6RKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/YVNX/HXEZ6RKV/F30YVNXHXEZ6RKV.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput After finishing the chain for my Time turner necklace, I still had a lot of those black jump rings left. I wanted to make a bracelet with it, a bit in the same style as my hogwarts houses bracelets, but at the same time totally different. When I got the idea of this specific bracelet, I started sear...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 13:49:07 PDT