Instructables: exploring - living - valentine - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:08:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make Realistic Paper Tulips http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Realistic-Paper-Tulips/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:50:29 PST
Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-marks/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 01:06:55 PST
Quill Me A Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Quill-Me-A-Heart/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:39:07 PST
DIY Valentine Tag Garland- Simple, Fast & Fun! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Valentine-Tag-Garland-Simple-Fast-Fun/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 06:13:34 PST
Valentine Paper Clay LOVE BUG Treat Box!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Paper-Clay-LOVE-BUG-Treat-Box/
Valentine Paper Clay LOVE BUG Treat Box!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WJVO/HS0D97E1/FE6WJVOHS0D97E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WJVO/HS0D97E1/FE6WJVOHS0D97E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WJVO/HS0D97E1/FE6WJVOHS0D97E1.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 Coming up with something unique for Valentines Day can be a challenge.    I needed a way to "wrap" two concert tickets, and the usual gift cards and holders were so generic, so I came up with the "Love Bug Box" and buried the tickets in the candy! It's a cute little paper mache' box, that you can...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 13:47:23 PST
How to make a Weighted Companion Cube! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Weighted-Companion-Cube/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:25:21 PST
Heart love cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-love-cushion/
Heart love cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/8RN7/HRTWL2GQ/F5D8RN7HRTWL2GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/8RN7/HRTWL2GQ/F5D8RN7HRTWL2GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/8RN7/HRTWL2GQ/F5D8RN7HRTWL2GQ.SMALL.jpg zeyanimisbah It’s the month you say “I HEART YOU” to all you love. Make your loved once happy with a heart throw pillow as a gift. It’s easy and the best part is, you could make it yourself. Things you will need: White fabric Red fabric paint Paint brushes Rhinestones Fabric glue Paper and pencil Fabric and ...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 21:49:48 PST
Heart Shaped Cookie Cutter From Tin Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-Shaped-Cookie-Cutter-From-Tin-Can/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:15:44 PST
Beaded heart pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-heart-pendant/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:53:15 PST
Heart-shaped Tea Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-shaped-Tea-Bag/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 13:01:12 PST
Tetris heart card http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-heart-card/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 23:50:45 PST
Brown Bag Mold Paper Casting for Valentine’s Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Brown-Bag-Mold-Paper-Casting-for-Valentines-Day/
Brown Bag Mold Paper Casting for Valentine’s Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/WVIF/HRKR1OTU/FAOWVIFHRKR1OTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/WVIF/HRKR1OTU/FAOWVIFHRKR1OTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/WVIF/HRKR1OTU/FAOWVIFHRKR1OTU.SMALL.jpg craftknowitall This is the 3rd Valentine’s Day I shared how I made a Valentine for my Sweetheart. We were very poor when we first got married and we decided to create cards for each other rather than spend a lot of money. Each year I try to make something new and unique. This year I dragged out my Brown Bag Mold...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 10:24:25 PST
Origami rose http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-rose-1/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2009 10:41:50 PDT
Light-up Music Box for my Valentine (You are my sunshine) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Music-Box-for-my-Valentine-You-are-my-sun/
Light-up Music Box for my Valentine (You are my sunshine) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/YWSL/HR3EQLA5/F57YWSLHR3EQLA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/YWSL/HR3EQLA5/F57YWSLHR3EQLA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/YWSL/HR3EQLA5/F57YWSLHR3EQLA5.SMALL.jpg Reichenstein7 A Music Box for my Valentine complete with a light-up, tie-dye stained glass sunshine. Parts List: Wooden Box (holds the parts and presents as the final project) Micro switch (allows everything to cut on when the box lid is opened) Music box (electric motorized) [Mine plays "You are my Sunshine"...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 16:15:25 PST
Valentine Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Bottles/
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 08:49:12 PST
Sweetheart Embroidery Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweetheart-Embroidery-Kit/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:30:14 PST
"You're out of this world!" Kids Valentines http://www.instructables.com/id/Youre-out-of-this-world-Kids-Valentines/
"You're out of this world!" Kids Valentines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/NI37/HR3EIGNQ/FRTNI37HR3EIGNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/NI37/HR3EIGNQ/FRTNI37HR3EIGNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/NI37/HR3EIGNQ/FRTNI37HR3EIGNQ.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My son wanted to give something other than candy for his Valentine's Day cards. We checked one of my favorite sites together, and sure enough, he picked this valentine, because he wanted to give a bouncy ball to all his friends. This valentine was pretty cool to make, but I admit, I did all th...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:34:43 PST
You took my heart away, Easy Valentine's Day Card http://www.instructables.com/id/You-took-my-heart-away-Easy-Valentines-Day-Card/
You took my heart away, Easy Valentine's Day Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/06YI/HRI95I5E/FSX06YIHRI95I5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/06YI/HRI95I5E/FSX06YIHRI95I5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/06YI/HRI95I5E/FSX06YIHRI95I5E.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Lovely citizens of Instructables, Can a Valentine's day gift be without a greeting card? Well May be. I don't know. But... I always like to give one or receive one..mmmm...may be it is a tradition, may be people just love greeting cards....LOL. I made a greeting card after ages, I guess last card I ...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 09:44:52 PST
Poseable Flower Arrangement http://www.instructables.com/id/Poseable-Flower-Arrangement/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:38:14 PST
Restaurant Lifehack - Instant Flower Valentine http://www.instructables.com/id/Restaurant-Lifehack-Instant-Flower-Valentine/
Restaurant Lifehack - Instant Flower Valentine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/DF56/HRI97ZX3/F6QDF56HRI97ZX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/DF56/HRI97ZX3/F6QDF56HRI97ZX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/DF56/HRI97ZX3/F6QDF56HRI97ZX3.SMALL.jpg The King of Random This cheesy and spontaneous "lifehack" will definitely make someones day, and could be  the perfect way to break the ice. Watch the Video! WARNING:  Making paper roses for more than one person at a time may lead to jealousy, confusion, and/or competition for your attention.  Use of video co...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:27:33 PST
Easy Tissue Paper Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Paper-Flowers/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 18:58:49 PST
Make-Out Practice Pillow for Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Out-Practice-Pillow-for-Valentines-Day/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 13:34:15 PST
Retro Valentine's Day Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Valentines-Day-Card/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 18:01:04 PST
Twin Hearts Wire Ring For your Valentine http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-Hearts-Wire-Ring-For-your-Valentine/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 04:12:56 PST
Silk Thread Valentine's Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Silk-Thread-Valentines-Card/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 04:06:16 PST
TUTORIAL: A Charlie Brown (Mailbox) Valentine’s Card http://www.instructables.com/id/TUTORIAL-A-Charlie-Brown-Mailbox-Valentines-Card/
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 09:48:27 PST
Downton Abbey Cut Silhoutte Greetings Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Downton-Abbey-Cut-Stencil-Card/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 06:14:41 PST
Paracord Plant Hanger With Purple Hearts (Tradescantia Pallida) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Plant-Hanger-With-Purple-Hearts-Tradescan/
Paracord Plant Hanger With Purple Hearts (Tradescantia Pallida) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/KWFN/HRBN9X8Q/FATKWFNHRBN9X8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/KWFN/HRBN9X8Q/FATKWFNHRBN9X8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/KWFN/HRBN9X8Q/FATKWFNHRBN9X8Q.SMALL.jpg antoniraj It is spring and time to plant some ornamentals in containers... Why not make an Indoor plant hanger from paracord and plant with Purple Hearts (Tradescantia pallida) to commemorate Valentine's Day also...? A Step-by-step instructable to make a plant hanger from paracord... Material And Tools ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 08:45:04 PST
Projects for Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Projects-for-Valentines-Day/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/YNWR/HIGF70Q9/FBGYNWRHIGF70Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/YNWR/HIGF70Q9/FBGYNWRHIGF70Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/YNWR/HIGF70Q9/FBGYNWRHIGF70Q9.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Making homemade Valentine's Day cards and gifts is about the cutest thing possible. Try your hand at making some great Valentine's Day presents from these cool projects for Valentine's Day! null null null null null null null null null null null null ...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 15:35:14 PDT
52 Things I Love About You Card~ http://www.instructables.com/id/52-Things-I-Love-About-You-Card/
52 Things I Love About You Card~ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/I07Q/HCV97XZB/FIXI07QHCV97XZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/I07Q/HCV97XZB/FIXI07QHCV97XZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/I07Q/HCV97XZB/FIXI07QHCV97XZB.SMALL.jpg Stephanefalies I've seen pictures of these "52 Things I Love About You" decks of cards floating around the internet all over the place, so I thought this year I would give it a try and make my own for my sweetie and share how I did it with all of you. Hope you enjoy! Supplies! You'll need: 1 Deck of Playing Car...
By: Stephanefalies

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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 03:08:31 PST
Stitched Border Valentine's Day Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Stitched-Border-Valentines-Day-Card/
Stitched Border Valentine's Day Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/VOSV/HD4VO52I/FG7VOSVHD4VO52I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/VOSV/HD4VO52I/FG7VOSVHD4VO52I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/VOSV/HD4VO52I/FG7VOSVHD4VO52I.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick I have been wanting to do a stitched border card and Valentine's seemed like a good reason to make one.  Just whipped it up today so it doesn't take too long to put all together. What You Need Need a couple things to get started. Supplies: 4 colors of embroidery floss Cross Stitch Needl...
By: Penolopy Bulnick

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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 16:06:03 PST
DIY ROOM DECOR - No sew heart pillow! (V-day decor & gift idea) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ROOM-DECOR-No-sew-heart-pillow-V-day-decor-gif/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hi!! Today I bring you a really quick and easy DIY idea for this upcoming Valentine's day: a  no-sew heart pillow!! As you see is super simply and the final result is cute and perfect for the ocassion! You can use it to decor your bed as I did or give it as a gift to your valentine. Thanks for wa...
By: DIYlover89

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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 12:43:20 PST
Valentine's Day - Folded Book Art - Heart inside a heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Folded-Book-Art-Heart-inside-a-hear/
Valentine's Day - Folded Book Art - Heart inside a heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/7GDK/HR3EO4YR/FWV7GDKHR3EO4YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/7GDK/HR3EO4YR/FWV7GDKHR3EO4YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/7GDK/HR3EO4YR/FWV7GDKHR3EO4YR.SMALL.jpg Magistro This Folded Book Art is a perfect gift to give for Valentine's Day! After searching for a while i found this website that offers patterns, this was one of their promotion patterns and i just love to share this with you! In the next steps i'll explain to you how to fold this heart into a book. (I u...
By: Magistro

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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 03:34:08 PST
Magnetic Kissing Stuffed Animals http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Kissing-Stuffed-Animals/
Magnetic Kissing Stuffed Animals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/HEL8/HR8VB5P4/FJ1HEL8HR8VB5P4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/HEL8/HR8VB5P4/FJ1HEL8HR8VB5P4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/HEL8/HR8VB5P4/FJ1HEL8HR8VB5P4.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos   Stuffed animals make great Valentine's Day presents. But you can make them even better by just added a couple of magnets. If you place a small magnet inside the mouths of a pair of stuffed animals, they will pull towards each other and kiss whenever they are close to each other. This is a si...
By: DIY Hacks and How Tos

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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 12:37:19 PST
Photo Frame with Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Frame-with-Hidden-Compartment/
Photo Frame with Hidden Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/IQO1/HR0AU83O/F32IQO1HR0AU83O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/IQO1/HR0AU83O/F32IQO1HR0AU83O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/IQO1/HR0AU83O/F32IQO1HR0AU83O.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 In this Instructable I want to show you how to make a double use photo frame. It looks like a regular frame at the front, but contains a secret compartment in the back. It can be used to hide things or to simply organize little objects or memories that have to do with the front photo. I dedicate th...
By: lindarose92

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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:23:47 PST
Embroidered Conversation Heart Knit Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-Conversation-Heart-Knit-Coasters/
Embroidered Conversation Heart Knit Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SMALL.jpg bdickson1 Get ready for Valentine's Day by whipping up your very own set of Conversation Heart Coasters!  For more details see my blog JustBCrafty.com Materials: US size 8 knitting needles worsted weight acrylic yarn, white and V-Day inspired colors Knitted Heart Pattern yarn needle Knit the heart To make...
By: bdickson1

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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 19:05:50 PST
Love Greeting Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Greeting-Card/
Love Greeting Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/URTF/HPT69DGJ/FUAURTFHPT69DGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/URTF/HPT69DGJ/FUAURTFHPT69DGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/URTF/HPT69DGJ/FUAURTFHPT69DGJ.SMALL.jpg tsvetopleti With or without reason, we can always express your love to a loved one,especially if it is something original made byour own hands.Here'sa proposal for a greeting card, suitable for all occasions. Required supplies colored paper - 2 colorslinepencilscissorspen orsomething optional captionglue ...
By: tsvetopleti

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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 00:58:36 PST
February Memory Hearts http://www.instructables.com/id/February-Memory-Hearts/
February Memory Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/3VMT/HD2RRUMY/F5J3VMTHD2RRUMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/3VMT/HD2RRUMY/F5J3VMTHD2RRUMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/3VMT/HD2RRUMY/F5J3VMTHD2RRUMY.SMALL.jpg photographerjane Every February I used to feel sad as my Dad's and my own birthdays are back to back this month. I never got to know my dad growing up, hence the sadness. One year I decided to do something joyful for my dad, and for me. I created a memory heart as a gift for him. Now I hang them up every February. P...
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 11:03:34 PST
Medieval Heart Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Heart-Card/
Medieval Heart Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/5J0Z/HDHW4ZU0/FUM5J0ZHDHW4ZU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/5J0Z/HDHW4ZU0/FUM5J0ZHDHW4ZU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/5J0Z/HDHW4ZU0/FUM5J0ZHDHW4ZU0.SMALL.jpg mistyp Recall the romance of medieval times with this striking romantic card, suitable for Valentine's day or every day! Using common materials, it appears as though you have forged a heart out of solid metal, with your beloved's name in bold relief on the cover, representing the secure place that s/he hol...
By: mistyp

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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 11:29:12 PST
Valentine heart and hug waterproof mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-heart-and-hug-waterproof-mittens/
Valentine heart and hug waterproof mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/WW4P/HD7U1AAK/FJYWW4PHD7U1AAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/WW4P/HD7U1AAK/FJYWW4PHD7U1AAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/WW4P/HD7U1AAK/FJYWW4PHD7U1AAK.SMALL.jpg babybayrs On the n-th day of school, my daughter lost her best mittens-favorite color, waterproof, and fit well. Since then, she has been stuck with her only mittens and never lost them again. They were made of one layer fleece. She went downhill skiing, country skiing, and school outside recess with them. Th...
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 23:08:45 PST
QR Code Love Note Needlepoint http://www.instructables.com/id/QR-Code-Love-Note-Needlepoint/
QR Code Love Note Needlepoint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/1Q82/HD4VHF16/FDC1Q82HD4VHF16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/1Q82/HD4VHF16/FDC1Q82HD4VHF16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/1Q82/HD4VHF16/FDC1Q82HD4VHF16.SMALL.jpg smith library True Geek Love Valentine's Gift!! Supplies 1 - Cross stitch material 2 - Crochet thread 3 - Large eye needle 4 - Embroidery hoop 5 - Square frame All the stitch counts and size of material depends on the size of frame being used.  I found a 10"x10" frame with 7.5"x7.5" opening. The crochet t...
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 17:44:29 PST
Pixie feet: An accessory for the feet ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixie-feet-An-accessory-for-the-feet-/
Pixie feet: An accessory for the feet ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/N9AY/HD7U0SAC/F29N9AYHD7U0SAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/N9AY/HD7U0SAC/F29N9AYHD7U0SAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/N9AY/HD7U0SAC/F29N9AYHD7U0SAC.SMALL.jpg Pushan Panda Women love accessories, and women love to be trend setters. Inspired from ethnic Indian jewelry, these foot accessories complement a wide range of clothes. They look great on bare feet, can be worn with a variety of footwear, and make the simplest of slippers fun! Tools and materials you will need...
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 21:05:50 PST
Bouquet of Duck Tape Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Bouquet-of-Duck-Tape-Roses/
Bouquet of Duck Tape Roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MKS9/HD4VM0K1/F4AMKS9HD4VM0K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MKS9/HD4VM0K1/F4AMKS9HD4VM0K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MKS9/HD4VM0K1/F4AMKS9HD4VM0K1.SMALL.jpg poptart7 This  is how to make a dozen roses for Valentines day. i made this for valentines day for my mom so she could use the pens but have a decorative one. i made theses at my house. I learned that you can have a pen but you can have a decorative one also.   Supplies supplies you need for making duck ...
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 14:44:38 PST
Valentine's Day Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Wreath/
Valentine's Day Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/7ZEQ/HD4VLZ1X/F8G7ZEQHD4VLZ1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/7ZEQ/HD4VLZ1X/F8G7ZEQHD4VLZ1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/7ZEQ/HD4VLZ1X/F8G7ZEQHD4VLZ1X.SMALL.jpg elewis03 I don't know about you, but I've been seeing DIY wreaths all over Pinterest. However, all of the tutorials I've seen use styrofoam or straw wreaths in the shapes of heart. I am not spending money on something I could potentially mess up, so instead I used cardboard. I used: Cardboard Felt Ribbon Sc...
By: elewis03

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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 10:24:26 PST
Valentine Heartland - Decorative Lamp a.k.a. Land of Hearts http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Heartland-Decorative-Lamp-aka-Land-/
Valentine Heartland - Decorative Lamp a.k.a. Land of Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/0XZ0/HD4VOMC3/FKH0XZ0HD4VOMC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/0XZ0/HD4VOMC3/FKH0XZ0HD4VOMC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/0XZ0/HD4VOMC3/FKH0XZ0HD4VOMC3.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Love inspires!! isn't it? Thats exactly what happened when I thought of making something for my beloved for this valentine's day. I call this Heartland because it has so many hearts (heart shaped craft mirrors) and it depicts (at least according to me) as if hearts are growing from tiny little ones ...
By: Tarun Upadhyaya

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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 08:42:55 PST
Musical Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Jewelry-Box/
Musical Jewelry Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/QI0L/HCJO1H6N/FC8QI0LHCJO1H6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/QI0L/HCJO1H6N/FC8QI0LHCJO1H6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/QI0L/HCJO1H6N/FC8QI0LHCJO1H6N.SMALL.jpg warspyder I wanted to make a gift for my wife that would mean more than just going out and purchasing something. This YouTube video was the inspiration for my Musical Jewelry Box. I did several things differently than the author did, however it did sparked the process behind my build. Original Design Goals  ...
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Thu, 7 Feb 2013 23:38:34 PST
Recycled Crayons for Valentine's Day Kid's Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Crayons-for-Valentines-Day-Kids-Craft/
Recycled Crayons for Valentine's Day Kid's Craft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/KWXX/HCV9COTQ/FL6KWXXHCV9COTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/KWXX/HCV9COTQ/FL6KWXXHCV9COTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/KWXX/HCV9COTQ/FL6KWXXHCV9COTQ.SMALL.jpg BounceyBunny It is my 4-year-old daughter’s first year in preschool, which means it’s the first time she gets to hand out Valentine’s Day gifts. After a considerable amount of searching for suitable craft ideas (since that’s much more fun than buying something pre-made from the store), I came across this excelle...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 10:53:40 PST
Ombre Paint Chip Valentine http://www.instructables.com/id/Ombre-Paint-Chip-Valentine/
Ombre Paint Chip Valentine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/XWQF/HCV9C7F0/FOVXWQFHCV9C7F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/XWQF/HCV9C7F0/FOVXWQFHCV9C7F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/XWQF/HCV9C7F0/FOVXWQFHCV9C7F0.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick This is a great way to make a simple card for Valentines.  I chose to use those paint chips but you can easily just use different colored pieces of cardstock. Supplies Here is what I used for this project.  You can make substitutions wherever you want to. Supplies: Paint chips in 5 colors ...
By: Penolopy Bulnick

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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 10:02:09 PST
Love can be small: Show your love put in a small crochet heart. http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-can-be-small-Show-your-love-put-in-a-small-c/
Love can be small: Show your love put in a small crochet heart. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/RPZ9/HCV8NMA0/F6NRPZ9HCV8NMA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/RPZ9/HCV8NMA0/F6NRPZ9HCV8NMA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/RPZ9/HCV8NMA0/F6NRPZ9HCV8NMA0.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This is my first own crochet design and I really want to share it. So, if you are looking for something you can give your valentine, why don't you try this? what do you need just the normal crocheting stuff - yarn - crochet needle - scissors  the chain Start with a slip stitch. Then, make a ...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 11:39:25 PST
Simple Heart Keychain Fob http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Heart-Keychain-Fob/
Simple Heart Keychain Fob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/C7WL/HCV99PW3/FNUC7WLHCV99PW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/C7WL/HCV99PW3/FNUC7WLHCV99PW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/C7WL/HCV99PW3/FNUC7WLHCV99PW3.SMALL.jpg kmac1 This is a quick and simple Valentines Day gift.  Inexpensive and practical, this durable gift is sure to hang around for awhile. Supplies There are several way to complete this project.  I will demonstrate three ways you can close the loop for the fob.  All are relatively simple, it just allows f...
By: kmac1

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Fri, 8 Feb 2013 23:29:33 PST