Instructables: exploring - living - use http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:40:12 PST BLOX v1.01 Radiographic Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Radiographic-Lamp/
Radiographic Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/UL73/I3VHKW8G/FLNUL73I3VHKW8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/UL73/I3VHKW8G/FLNUL73I3VHKW8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/UL73/I3VHKW8G/FLNUL73I3VHKW8G.SMALL.jpg NegroJ I like re-using and re-cycling. My lamp broke up so i tried to make another one that fits better my bad taste. What you need I'm lazy and italian so i don't know the name of every part of the material needed.Just few word about the transparent plate. Obviously it's not glass, it's plastic.TOOL:- ...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:48:33 PST
How To Grow Aloe Vera From a Leaf (And Use It) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Grow-Aloe-Vera-From-a-Leaf-And-Use-It/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 18:28:46 PDT
Saving Wilted Greens http://www.instructables.com/id/Saving-Wilted-Greens/
Saving Wilted Greens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/KA88/HSKV0Y6I/FCXKA88HSKV0Y6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/KA88/HSKV0Y6I/FCXKA88HSKV0Y6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/KA88/HSKV0Y6I/FCXKA88HSKV0Y6I.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Revive, save, and ENJOY your wilted greens in several easy steps.  Whether your greens are from the local farmers market, your garden, or a supermarket, they will all wilt eventually. Since most greens, and especially varieties like lettuces and spinach are largely comprised of water, they wilt eas...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:03:10 PDT
Modding trash can to take plastic shopping bag - recycling at its best http://www.instructables.com/id/Modding-trash-can-to-take-plastic-shopping-bag-rec/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/YMWK/HRI8R6EL/FU4YMWKHRI8R6EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/YMWK/HRI8R6EL/FU4YMWKHRI8R6EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/YMWK/HRI8R6EL/FU4YMWKHRI8R6EL.SMALL.jpg Hieu I have one of those steel trash can that can be purchased from any big box store - mine happened to be from the sweedish based furniture store that you assemble yourself -- starts with an "I" and end with an "A". I modded it to accept plastic shopping bags so I dont have to buy trash bags for it. Wo...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 14:31:44 PST
trendy belts from old bicycle tires http://www.instructables.com/id/trendy-belts-from-old-bicycle-tires/
trendy belts from old bicycle tires - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/28U9/HVYPWD3U/FJN28U9HVYPWD3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/28U9/HVYPWD3U/FJN28U9HVYPWD3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/28U9/HVYPWD3U/FJN28U9HVYPWD3U.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi In my opinion developing this project is a must for any good ecologist as you. Indeed cycling around the city would further contribute to preserve environment if we find an alternative use of consumed or punctured tires. This is not an original idea, recently you can buy these belts in fairs and mar...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 10:03:19 PST
Monster Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Pots/
Monster Pots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/5CPC/HNICTILK/FYC5CPCHNICTILK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/5CPC/HNICTILK/FYC5CPCHNICTILK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/5CPC/HNICTILK/FYC5CPCHNICTILK.SMALL.jpg Athram Turning an old pot into a decorative 'monster pot' is very simple and a great thing for children to have a go at. Pots of almost any size can be turned into any sort of monster you can imagine. I thought there had to be something better to do with old pots rather than just throwing them away! Equi...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 08:02:18 PDT
How to easily use key rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-use-key-rings-6/
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 19:28:11 PDT
How to easily use key rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-use-key-rings-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/8DIP/HLZRD9S0/FNF8DIPHLZRD9S0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/8DIP/HLZRD9S0/FNF8DIPHLZRD9S0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/8DIP/HLZRD9S0/FNF8DIPHLZRD9S0.SMALL.jpg trans4mation Here's another quick tip on how to easily use key rings. If you have a screw nearby thats all you'll need. Just wedge it between the rings and twist!
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:25:31 PDT
How to easily use key rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-easily-use-key-rings-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/I3I1/HLZRD81L/FMLI3I1HLZRD81L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/I3I1/HLZRD81L/FMLI3I1HLZRD81L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/I3I1/HLZRD81L/FMLI3I1HLZRD81L.SMALL.jpg trans4mation Need help with that key ring? Have a pen? Sweet.
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 18:53:42 PDT
How To Easily Use Key Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Easily-Use-Key-Rings-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ZYN/HLR1T6QR/FJR9ZYNHLR1T6QR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ZYN/HLR1T6QR/FJR9ZYNHLR1T6QR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ZYN/HLR1T6QR/FJR9ZYNHLR1T6QR.SMALL.jpg M3G Key rings are annoying. It's a pain to open them, and sometimes they snap shut before you manage to get the key on them. Fortunately, you can solve this problem with a quarter *Mobile users: if the video doesn't play click on "MVI 0893" and it will open. Instructions - Get a coin about the size of...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 18:25:22 PDT
Hands Clean Super Scrubbie! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hands-Clean-Super-Scrubbie/
Hands Clean Super Scrubbie! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/NM36/HIUXARPA/FQ6NM36HIUXARPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/NM36/HIUXARPA/FQ6NM36HIUXARPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/NM36/HIUXARPA/FQ6NM36HIUXARPA.SMALL.jpg lotuslady Don't know what to do with those pesky milk cartons? Here is an easy step by step tutorial to turn your garbage into something practical! Once you finish this Hands Clean Super Scrubbie, you will have a great duster or sponge on your hands! First you will need several supplies, including...... - 1 ...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 22:14:28 PDT
Fun Flower Gate http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Flower-Gate/
Fun Flower Gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/0ECH/HIPIQXG0/FW60ECHHIPIQXG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/0ECH/HIPIQXG0/FW60ECHHIPIQXG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/0ECH/HIPIQXG0/FW60ECHHIPIQXG0.SMALL.jpg artlife     This is an expansion upon the fun flower fence instructable. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Fun-Flower-Fence/   When I was out of town a few months ago, my wife surprised me by building a gate for our picket fence. She told me on the phone that she did this. She is actua...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 20:54:05 PDT
What are Brushes? http://www.instructables.com/id/What-are-Brushes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/NDO6/HHS9CPO2/FDRNDO6HHS9CPO2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/NDO6/HHS9CPO2/FDRNDO6HHS9CPO2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/NDO6/HHS9CPO2/FDRNDO6HHS9CPO2.SMALL.jpg cel9ena Learn different types of different brushes to use for make up! Make sure to subscribe to my youtube channel youtube.com/cel9ena
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:03:14 PDT
PULLEY PLANTER http://www.instructables.com/id/PULLEY-PLANTER/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 15:01:39 PDT
Plastic milk carton into dust pan and containers http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-milk-carton-into-dust-pan-and-containers/
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Tue, 21 May 2013 08:02:37 PDT
Recycle ceramics into awesome Mosaic stepping stones http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-ceramics-into-awesome-Mosaic-stepping-ston/
Recycle ceramics into awesome Mosaic stepping stones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/22R8/HFSHG2YT/FO422R8HFSHG2YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/22R8/HFSHG2YT/FO422R8HFSHG2YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/22R8/HFSHG2YT/FO422R8HFSHG2YT.SMALL.jpg CloudsDriftingBy I am a Middle School Art Teacher, and sometimes after a round of firing ceramics, there are pieces left over. Over the years, the pile gets bigger and bigger. One day, I decided to make a Mosaic! This is exciting, one, because I get to give the kids hammers and ask them to smash up pottery, and two,...
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Wed, 1 May 2013 13:43:53 PDT
DIY Starter Makeup Kit and More! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Starter-Makeup-Kit-and-More/
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 05:58:24 PDT
Rainbow Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Fish-1/
Rainbow Fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/91CK/HFD1D4IO/F9L91CKHFD1D4IO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/91CK/HFD1D4IO/F9L91CKHFD1D4IO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/91CK/HFD1D4IO/F9L91CKHFD1D4IO.SMALL.jpg makedo-able We collected our chocolate foil and Easter egg wrappings and created something with them, they're so colourful and eye-catching they make the perfect holiday craft material. Here's our Rainbow Box Fish. We gave an old box some fins, a tail, fish lips, an egg carton eye and of course rainbow coloured...
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 16:31:54 PDT
*Re-Purpose* Hand Towel (into) Childrens BIB - PURPLE http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-Purpose-Hand-Towel-into-Childrens-BIB-PUR/
*Re-Purpose* Hand Towel (into) Childrens BIB - PURPLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/SJGH/HF244CPW/FX8SJGHHF244CPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/SJGH/HF244CPW/FX8SJGHHF244CPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/SJGH/HF244CPW/FX8SJGHHF244CPW.SMALL.jpg Kanatka If *YOU* enjoy this Instructable, please take a moment to VOTE for it !  WHY spend money on Children's Bibs when YOU can make one for NO-COST.  This one I made using the MEN'S TIE (into) BIAS TAPE on another Instructable I made), and a Re-Purposed Hand Towel.  They are delightful, well made and can ...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 16:27:39 PDT
*RE-PURPOSED* - Men's Tie (into) Bias Tape - PURPLE http://www.instructables.com/id/RE-PURPOSED-Mens-Tie-into-Bias-Tape-PURPL/
*RE-PURPOSED* - Men's Tie (into) Bias Tape - PURPLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/ZMXR/HF244CGI/FJAZMXRHF244CGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/ZMXR/HF244CGI/FJAZMXRHF244CGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/ZMXR/HF244CGI/FJAZMXRHF244CGI.SMALL.jpg Kanatka If *YOU* enjoy this Instructable, please take a moment to VOTE for it !  Men's Tie's can be purchased very inexpensively at the Thrift Stores, Yard Sales, Estate Sales, Auctions - OR - You probably already have a few laying around if you have MEN in your family !! :D  Men's Ties are almost always ma...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 15:05:10 PDT
*REPURPOSED* Women's FASHION Tie - PURPLE http://www.instructables.com/id/REPURPOSED-Womens-FASHION-Tie-PURPLE/
*REPURPOSED* Women's FASHION Tie - PURPLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VW27/HF23MDWR/F38VW27HF23MDWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VW27/HF23MDWR/F38VW27HF23MDWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VW27/HF23MDWR/F38VW27HF23MDWR.SMALL.jpg Kanatka If YOU enjoy this Instructable, please VOTE for it !!  I Love sharing my Passion for Creating and hope you enjoy this project.  GREAT way to RE-USE, RE-CYCLE, RE-PURPOSE a Men's Tie !!  Men's ties come in all shades, widths but are almost always made of SILK.  If YOU have a favorite tie from the men...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 11:08:46 PDT
diy dirt cheap hepa filter for your vacuum !! http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-dirt-cheap-hepa-filter-for-your-vacuum-/
diy dirt cheap hepa filter for your vacuum !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/4CAN/HE07P0DC/FRK4CANHE07P0DC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/4CAN/HE07P0DC/FRK4CANHE07P0DC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/4CAN/HE07P0DC/FRK4CANHE07P0DC.SMALL.jpg slamfist I live in a town with a lead smelter and have lots of animals, so needless to say dust is a huge problem, after vacuuming i feel horrible for a couple days, so i invented a solution what you need. you will need the following items: old cardboard box, felt pen or pencil, scissors, duct tape, ...
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 15:36:56 PST
Fabric Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Art/
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Fri, 25 Jan 2013 18:06:24 PST
Beauteous Repurposed Trunk- On the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Beauteous-Home-Office-in-a-Trunk-On-the-Cheap/
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Mon, 21 Jan 2013 07:38:46 PST
Turning a bulletin board into a canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-bulletin-board-into-a-canvas/
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Thu, 3 Jan 2013 16:17:53 PST
Upcycled Pine Cone Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Pine-Cone-Wreath/
Upcycled Pine Cone Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/03IR/HA4MB8J8/FOF03IRHA4MB8J8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/03IR/HA4MB8J8/FOF03IRHA4MB8J8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/03IR/HA4MB8J8/FOF03IRHA4MB8J8.SMALL.jpg straycatmeow My oldest daughter wanted her own wreath after seeing the one her little sister made. This is an easy older kid project and alot of fun. This wreath doesn't take alot of materials to make and all of it was upcycled from things we had here in the house or on the farm. The only cost was the glue stick...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 19:32:42 PST
McDonalds Christmas Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/McDonalds-Christmas-Wreath/
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Sun, 2 Dec 2012 18:51:07 PST
How To Use A Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-A-Tie-1/
How To Use A Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/CZ26/H6S49FQE/FC9CZ26H6S49FQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/CZ26/H6S49FQE/FC9CZ26H6S49FQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/CZ26/H6S49FQE/FC9CZ26H6S49FQE.SMALL.jpg Niraj.Deshmukh One end should be considerably wider than the other. Make sure the wider end is on the right, and about a foot (30cm) lower than the thinner side on the left. Tie Start 2 Cross the wide end over the narrow end, creating somewhat of an uneven "X" with the thinner side on the bottom and the wider s...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 07:56:27 PDT
Re-branding clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-branding-clothes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/3IY9/H5W8ABNO/FJ03IY9H5W8ABNO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/3IY9/H5W8ABNO/FJ03IY9H5W8ABNO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/3IY9/H5W8ABNO/FJ03IY9H5W8ABNO.SMALL.jpg dancing_sam This hoody was rescued from a trash heap some time ago and was awaiting a solution to the rather noticeable branding smattered across the chest, which I wasn't keen on sporting.  Cue inspiration from Miriam Dym's logo removal service, via an awesome new initiative/movement: MEND*RS.  As the pictur...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 06:18:42 PDT
Magnetic Paper Clip Greeting Card and Book Marker http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Paper-Clip-Greeting-Card/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:57:08 PDT
Book Marker http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Marker/
Book Marker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/Z7RY/H5R9EL79/FH0Z7RYH5R9EL79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/Z7RY/H5R9EL79/FH0Z7RYH5R9EL79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/Z7RY/H5R9EL79/FH0Z7RYH5R9EL79.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Here are a couple of quick and easy book markers you can make that will be perfect for school. Let me show you how easy it is!  Supplies Small scraps of colored paper. A light weight card stock is perfect. Paper clips. Tooth picks. Floppy disk.  Marker. Round metal from floppy for closu...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 20:42:13 PDT
Emergency Gift Wrap From Office Supplies http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Gift-Wrap-From-Office-Supplies/
Emergency Gift Wrap From Office Supplies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/CAFI/H5IRWS69/F2HCAFIH5IRWS69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/CAFI/H5IRWS69/F2HCAFIH5IRWS69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/CAFI/H5IRWS69/F2HCAFIH5IRWS69.SMALL.jpg sunshiine We all have had a day where things don't go as planned. You are at the office and her surprise party has already started!  The gift is on your desk  . . .but it has not been wrapped. Your file has 15 more minutes to complete and you are ready to fly out the door except for the gift wrapping. What ...
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 14:06:29 PDT
Educator's Guide - Using Instructables With Your Students http://www.instructables.com/id/Educators-Guide-Using-Instructables-With-Your-S/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/9CON/H58PK8H9/FBS9CONH58PK8H9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/9CON/H58PK8H9/FBS9CONH58PK8H9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/9CON/H58PK8H9/FBS9CONH58PK8H9.SMALL.jpg MikeCicc Why to use Instructables with your students: Instructables is a great place for your students to document a project-based-learning activity. There's no better way for a student to demonstrate that they learned something through a project than for them to document and explain it to ot...
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 10:33:16 PDT
Corona Salt And Pepper Shakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Corona-Salt-And-Pepper-Shakers/
Corona Salt And Pepper Shakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/ZW0F/H54089CS/FQUZW0FH54089CS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/ZW0F/H54089CS/FQUZW0FH54089CS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/ZW0F/H54089CS/FQUZW0FH54089CS.SMALL.jpg sunshiine We recently went out to eat at a Mexican Food Restaurant, which is a treat for us because we don't go out to eat very often. My husband reached for the salt and pepper shakers and poured some over his food. He exclaimed!  " Now, these are some salt and pepper shakers!"  So I examined the lid and k...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 21:44:41 PDT
Reuse Bottles, Make Salt And Pepper Shakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-bottles-Make-Salt-And-Pepper-Shakers/
Reuse Bottles, Make Salt And Pepper Shakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/GOMY/H4ZN4TLD/FN5GOMYH4ZN4TLD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/GOMY/H4ZN4TLD/FN5GOMYH4ZN4TLD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/GOMY/H4ZN4TLD/FN5GOMYH4ZN4TLD.SMALL.jpg sunshiine This instructable was inspired by a phone call I received from my son. He was leaving a spice store http://savoryspiceshop.com/ and was so excited to share with me; the wonderful spices they sold there. I had ordered some vanilla beans from Madagascar and paid quite a lot for them and they were dr...
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Mon, 23 Jul 2012 20:51:45 PDT
T-shirt Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-Necklace/
T-shirt Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/N3SK/H4VQSZ0I/FB7N3SKH4VQSZ0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/N3SK/H4VQSZ0I/FB7N3SKH4VQSZ0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/N3SK/H4VQSZ0I/FB7N3SKH4VQSZ0I.SMALL.jpg amandacat How to re-use or recycle an old or worn out T-shirt into a necklace. You are going to need either fabric scissors or rotary cutter. (A rotary cutter is fairly easy to use with this project.) Also you will need a cutting mat to protect your table top. Obviously you will need a T-shirt. Lay Shirt ...
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Sun, 22 Jul 2012 13:30:20 PDT
Traffic Cone Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Cone-Backpack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/UVEP/H27LSO2U/F2AUVEPH27LSO2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/UVEP/H27LSO2U/F2AUVEPH27LSO2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/UVEP/H27LSO2U/F2AUVEPH27LSO2U.SMALL.jpg neeebs So i happened upon some traffic cone covers from an area i like to hang out in with my friends. I always like having new backpacks cuz theyre so handy and theyre fun to personalize and stuff. This is my backpack made from a few traffic cone covers.  ill put up my step by step soon but for now i jus...
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Wed, 23 May 2012 23:18:43 PDT
Picture frame re-purpose: desk top / counter top message board http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-frame-re-purpose-desk-top-counter-top-m/
Picture frame re-purpose: desk top / counter top message board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/NR5J/GZHJVIHE/F8JNR5JGZHJVIHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/NR5J/GZHJVIHE/F8JNR5JGZHJVIHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/NR5J/GZHJVIHE/F8JNR5JGZHJVIHE.SMALL.jpg Efitall After losing the 1,000th sticky note of things I had to get done today, I decided to implement a less disposable solution.  This small, stand-alone chalkboard doesn't get buried under the pile of paperwork on my desk.  Beyond that, it sits there staring at me all day, which makes it a lot more diffi...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2012 10:52:34 PST
Cardboard Box Moose Head Wall Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Box-Moose-Head-Wall-Hanging/
Cardboard Box Moose Head Wall Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/LKV3/GYZNVD18/FMDLKV3GYZNVD18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/LKV3/GYZNVD18/FMDLKV3GYZNVD18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/LKV3/GYZNVD18/FMDLKV3GYZNVD18.SMALL.jpg N36 OK, so this is my first instructable, so be gentle!  What to do with an old cardboard box?  Easy, make a moose head with it...  I'll show you how. Takes about 2-3 hours. You will need There is a good chance you already have all the bits and pieces necessary already (making this pretty much FREE ...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 05:30:16 PST
Cuddly Queen Size Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-A-Cuddly-Queen-Size-Quilt-In-A-Day/
Cuddly Queen Size Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/H544/GXGHSUXM/FO6H544GXGHSUXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/H544/GXGHSUXM/FO6H544GXGHSUXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/H544/GXGHSUXM/FO6H544GXGHSUXM.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Looking for a Valentines gift you can make for your Valentine?  You can't go wrong with this quilt.  It is easy enough for guys to make and the love of your life will be proud that you showed off your feminine touch.  Everyone loves a cuddly quilt.   Have you ever had an old pair of shoes ...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 22:43:03 PST
Onion Bag Gift Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Onion-Bag-Gift-Wrap/
Onion Bag Gift Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/3K90/GWF65HRS/F9Q3K90GWF65HRS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/3K90/GWF65HRS/F9Q3K90GWF65HRS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/3K90/GWF65HRS/F9Q3K90GWF65HRS.SMALL.jpg sunshiine I love onion bags for crafting!  I have so much more fun creating wrapping from throwaway items than shopping for them at the store.  Each creation has its own unique style.  The Instructables website has challenged me to recycle.  I have not always saved packaging from things that I have purchased ...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 18:34:27 PST
Finger-less Gloves From A Flannel Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-less-Gloves-From-A-Flannel-Shirt/
Finger-less Gloves From A Flannel Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/YO7E/GVZPOXV2/F43YO7EGVZPOXV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/YO7E/GVZPOXV2/F43YO7EGVZPOXV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/YO7E/GVZPOXV2/F43YO7EGVZPOXV2.SMALL.jpg sunshiine I have not seen finger-less gloves made from  shirt cuffs so I thought I would give it a try.  I thought they turned out very well.  They are easy to make and keep your hands warm.  These would make great texting gloves! I used a sewing machine but they could easily be hand stitched requiring little...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2011 23:13:46 PST
How To Make Post It Notes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Post-It-Notes/
How To Make Post It Notes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/XWV6/GVA8ECS9/FORXWV6GVA8ECS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/XWV6/GVA8ECS9/FORXWV6GVA8ECS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/XWV6/GVA8ECS9/FORXWV6GVA8ECS9.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Post it notes are nice to have,  but in my opinion they are a luxury I do not want to spend money on.  I decided to make my own.  I remember seeing an article on yahoo or one of the news type web pages a few months ago about how to make your own.  When the Office Supply contest was posted,  I though...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 00:44:04 PST
Adjustable basketball hoop for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-basketball-hoop-for-kids/
Adjustable basketball hoop for kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/51FJ/GVA8DY5E/FTE51FJGVA8DY5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/51FJ/GVA8DY5E/FTE51FJGVA8DY5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/51FJ/GVA8DY5E/FTE51FJGVA8DY5E.SMALL.jpg Duplo for Daddies My 3 years old son has started liking basketball, and I wanted to make a hoop for him. This is made with some scrap wood and plastic piping I had laying around. What you need Base board, about 2x2 feet (I used an old kitchen cabinet door) 2  2"x2" wooden blocks 12 anchors for plastic piping 3 pla...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2011 15:48:47 PST
T-Shirt Potholder http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-Potholder/
T-Shirt Potholder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/CANM/GV7CY3E9/FD3CANMGV7CY3E9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/CANM/GV7CY3E9/FD3CANMGV7CY3E9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/CANM/GV7CY3E9/FD3CANMGV7CY3E9.SMALL.jpg sunshiine The  weekly challenge T-shirt contest has inspired me to make a t-shirt potholder.  I do not like the potholders sold in stores so I make my own.  My sister shares my opinion and often request me to make her a few. She managed to receive about a dozen the last time but I spent a lot more time making...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 20:59:15 PST
5 minute newspaper bag http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-newspaper-bag/
5 minute newspaper bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/HIT6/GU7F34L4/FLCHIT6GU7F34L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/HIT6/GU7F34L4/FLCHIT6GU7F34L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/HIT6/GU7F34L4/FLCHIT6GU7F34L4.SMALL.jpg MichelMoermans This instructable will show you how to make an easy bag from an ordinary newspaper in less then 5 minutes! This idea came to me when the newspapers kept stacking up in my dormroom and I didn't have any other use for them but to throw them out... Which is a waste since there is so much to do with th...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2011 08:43:34 PDT
Pocket Size Cold Gel Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Size-Cold-Gel-Pack/
Pocket Size Cold Gel Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/MYOP/GTQ7C3MC/FDGMYOPGTQ7C3MC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/MYOP/GTQ7C3MC/FDGMYOPGTQ7C3MC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/MYOP/GTQ7C3MC/FDGMYOPGTQ7C3MC.SMALL.jpg sunshiine I always keep a gel pack in my refrigerator or freezer because I use them for burns, headaches, and muscle aches and pains. I used to suffer from migraine headaches and gel packs could knock them out very quickly. I had a serious fall several months ago and just recently started seeing a massage the...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:02:39 PDT
Basket Ball Hoops, Bot Puzzle, and Rubbing Stone http://www.instructables.com/id/Basket-Ball-Hoops-Bot-Puzzle-and-Rubbing-Stone/
Basket Ball Hoops, Bot Puzzle, and Rubbing Stone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/HX17/GTJF2CYB/FGMHX17GTJF2CYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/HX17/GTJF2CYB/FGMHX17GTJF2CYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/HX17/GTJF2CYB/FGMHX17GTJF2CYB.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Supplies List of supplies for each individual item. Basket: Milk jug ring Gold coins netting Needle Strong yellow threadPole: Tape Magnet Glue Empty spool Pen with pocket clip Straw Miniature clothes pin Instructable's sticker Scissors Na...
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Sun, 9 Oct 2011 18:11:17 PDT
10 unique uses for LEMONS! http://www.instructables.com/id/10-unique-uses-for-LEMONS/
10 unique uses for LEMONS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/1DJJ/GS3BDIC8/F1U1DJJGS3BDIC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/1DJJ/GS3BDIC8/F1U1DJJGS3BDIC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/1DJJ/GS3BDIC8/F1U1DJJGS3BDIC8.SMALL.jpg the_lonely_snake Believe it or not ,there is a lot more to do with a lemon than just lemonade .stuff you never thought of ~  P.s: i am new here so any comments/feed backs are much appreciated :) Create Natural Blond Highlights Shampoo hair and rinse with a mixture of 1/4 cup lemon juice and 3/4 cup water. Bask ...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 09:18:51 PDT
How to make a Pen/Pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-PenPencil/
How to make a Pen/Pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/9NA7/GNRSY3SY/FOF9NA7GNRSY3SY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/9NA7/GNRSY3SY/FOF9NA7GNRSY3SY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/9NA7/GNRSY3SY/FOF9NA7GNRSY3SY.SMALL.jpg scistone An epic combo of a pen and pencil. Materials You need a spring pen, pencil, gripper, and(optional) pen spring and rubberband. Making the pen part First you need to take apart the pen. Keep the spring and inner pen. Put the rubber band into the spring as shown. Slide the spring and rubber ban...
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Tue, 17 May 2011 13:44:15 PDT