Instructables: exploring - living http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:42:37 PST BLOX v1.01 Christmas Tree Trunk Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Trunk-Wreath/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:33:21 PST
Poké Ball Sequins Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Poké-Ball-Sequins-Ornaments/
Poké Ball Sequins Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/10CO/I3THUIK3/FV310COI3THUIK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/10CO/I3THUIK3/FV310COI3THUIK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/10CO/I3THUIK3/FV310COI3THUIK3.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick I've been wanting to do Poké Ball sequins ornaments since I was shown a collection of them last year. I decided to stick with the standard Pokémon Poké Ball for this year. Here is my tutorial for how to put them together. Supplies Ornament:Styrofoam Balls (2 1/2 inch for Large; 1 1/2 inch for sma...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:59:09 PST
Last Minute Gifts + Giveaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-Minute-Gifts-Giveaway/
Last Minute Gifts + Giveaway - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FALZ/I3THUE9Y/F4EFALZI3THUE9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FALZ/I3THUE9Y/F4EFALZI3THUE9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FALZ/I3THUE9Y/F4EFALZI3THUE9Y.SMALL.jpg SaraB5 This post originally appeared on omghow.com Are you running out of time to get all your holiday shopping done? (Thanks, finals!) Don't worry. There are lots of options. Here are just a few really quick and easy gifts to give to your loved ones. Gift Cards Most gift certificates you can purchase o...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:21:01 PST
DIY Seashell Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Seashell-Candle/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:38:12 PST
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Alice-in-Wonderland-Talking-Doorknob-Mold/
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SMALL.jpg physicsenthusiast "Sorry, you're much too big, simply impassable." "You mean impossible?" "No, impassable! Nothing's impossible"Here I'll walk through my process of making the Talking Doorknob from scratch. You need: Access to Solidworks (or some other 3D design software if you want to make your own) Access to a Sho...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:19:04 PST
Tri Color Sakura Solid Paint Marker http://www.instructables.com/id/Tri-Color-Sakura-Solid-Paint-Marker/
Tri Color Sakura Solid Paint Marker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/1CX4/I3VHVWCT/F071CX4I3VHVWCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/1CX4/I3VHVWCT/F071CX4I3VHVWCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/1CX4/I3VHVWCT/F071CX4I3VHVWCT.SMALL.jpg conceptualstratagem 1. Start by choosing three colors that work well together. Look at color wheel and decide on a color scheme that's harmonious. Also consider the hue of the surfaces the opaque paint will be applied to. Try grouping together only dark colors or bright ones2. place your splitter cap on the marker. Ens...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:04:06 PST
Blow Dryer And Straightener Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Blow-Dryer-And-Straightener-Holder/
Blow Dryer And Straightener Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/TVD3/I3VHW62F/FGJTVD3I3VHW62F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/TVD3/I3VHW62F/FGJTVD3I3VHW62F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/TVD3/I3VHW62F/FGJTVD3I3VHW62F.SMALL.jpg AlyyMizfortune What you'll need: -A 3x3x2 45 degree wye PVC pipe. Approx $3.99-spray paint of your color choice-paint markers-newspaper Lay Out Newspaper And Paint Pipe Spray paint the pipe away from your clothes and remember it helps to wear a scarf around your nose because of fumes. -Be careful which way the...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:01:22 PST
How To Make Harry Potter Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Harry-Potter-Ornaments/
How To Make Harry Potter Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/BCO4/I3XTVMWK/FWOBCO4I3XTVMWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/BCO4/I3XTVMWK/FWOBCO4I3XTVMWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/BCO4/I3XTVMWK/FWOBCO4I3XTVMWK.SMALL.jpg Ludvic Hi!in this video i show you a simple Tutorial for make a special Ornaments for Christmas!in this case about Harry Potter saga, in particular:The Golden SnitchCheck this video for see the final result and other incredible Ornaments like "The Pokeball Ornaments" PS: Yes it is in italian, but you can n...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:02:42 PST
Living Plant Pendant Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Living-Plant-Pendant-Necklace/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:10:50 PST
Harry Potter Ravenclaw Robe Hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Ravenclaw-Robe-Hoodie/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:24:17 PST
Unusual Uses for Plastic Lids http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Uses-for-Plastic-Lids/
Unusual Uses for Plastic Lids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/M7NK/I3VHSQIA/FRDM7NKI3VHSQIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/M7NK/I3VHSQIA/FRDM7NKI3VHSQIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/M7NK/I3VHSQIA/FRDM7NKI3VHSQIA.SMALL.jpg ezman IntroductionConsider the Plastic Lid. The top of snack, tennis balls, coffee, raisins, peanut butter, etc, containers. They are round, vary in size and they are versatile. It is because of its attributes that inspired this instructable. If you search instructables you can find a few uses f...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:45:09 PST
Heirloom Necktie Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Necktie-Chair/
Heirloom Necktie Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/AR20/I3VHSO4Q/FG2AR20I3VHSO4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/AR20/I3VHSO4Q/FG2AR20I3VHSO4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/AR20/I3VHSO4Q/FG2AR20I3VHSO4Q.SMALL.jpg nantuckettiechic Neckties are perfect for weaving chairs. Find yourself an old rush seat chair or stool. They're easy to find, once the seat gives out, no one wants them. If you have a chair with a not-too-bad seat, you can weave right over it. Add a cushion if you like. I'll show you how. Oh, where to find ties? Me...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:12:46 PST
Make a holiday card holder that's perfect for everyday http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-holiday-card-holder-thats-perfect-for-every/
Make a holiday card holder that's perfect for everyday - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/V1IF/I3THRGJW/FVBV1IFI3THRGJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/V1IF/I3THRGJW/FVBV1IFI3THRGJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/V1IF/I3THRGJW/FVBV1IFI3THRGJW.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife There are so many good holiday card holder ideas that I can’t resist making another. And I have a new wayto display holiday cards that I think you are going to love. I love using holiday cards as a way to decorate, and I’ve used ribbon, clothespins, and more to display them. But now I’ve finally com...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:49:19 PST
Origami Swan and Quilled Flower pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Swan-and-Quilled-Flower-pots/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:23:50 PST
How to Make a 3 Tier Cake Stand Mad Hatter Style http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-3-Tier-Cake-Stand-Mad-Hatter-Style/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:14:17 PST
How to Make Glasses Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Glasses-Case/
How to Make Glasses Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Q3GL/I3THPVHR/FVFQ3GLI3THPVHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Q3GL/I3THPVHR/FVFQ3GLI3THPVHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/Q3GL/I3THPVHR/FVFQ3GLI3THPVHR.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made glasses case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel!Give it a try!! Cut out the leather Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of glasses case. Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Draw the seam line Dra...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 03:27:59 PST
Glowing wind mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-wind-mill/
Glowing wind mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/0RHX/I3VHRTSY/FZX0RHXI3VHRTSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/0RHX/I3VHRTSY/FZX0RHXI3VHRTSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/0RHX/I3VHRTSY/FZX0RHXI3VHRTSY.SMALL.jpg naveen1_e4d Makers: Naveen,BharathLocation:E4d Banjarapalya MakerspaceWe made this "Glowing Wind Mill" for the Instructables build night on Chibitronics-Circuit Stickers. It is a simple windmill drawing with blinking LEDs. Materials;Copper tapeA4 Sheetscolor pencils,circuit stickers - Blink effect sticker, 3 LE...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 03:16:09 PST
hot Cocoa Gift Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/hot-Cocoa-Gift-Ornaments/
hot Cocoa Gift Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/O9KA/I3VHRPYA/F3JO9KAI3VHRPYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/O9KA/I3VHRPYA/F3JO9KAI3VHRPYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/O9KA/I3VHRPYA/F3JO9KAI3VHRPYA.SMALL.jpg kdeeny in this quick, cheap, ANDDD simple instructable I'll show you how to make a pretty cool and neat way to make gift ornaments of your choice with very few items :) these shown are hot Cocoa ornaments. enjoy! get your items! first you need the ornaments which I got at Walmart for 96 cents a piece. t...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:34:16 PST
E4D circuit wall http://www.instructables.com/id/E4D-circuit-wall/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:09:38 PST
Mini Terrariums http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Terrariums/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 01:19:03 PST
Upcycled Cardboard Bulletin Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Cardboard-Bulletin-Board/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 20:57:18 PST
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle (TMNT) Sequins Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtle-Sequins-Ornament/
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle (TMNT) Sequins Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/3SF7/I3THOHEQ/FNC3SF7I3THOHEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/3SF7/I3THOHEQ/FNC3SF7I3THOHEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/3SF7/I3THOHEQ/FNC3SF7I3THOHEQ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Sequins ornaments are really fun to make, and I have been wanting to do Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle sequins ornaments since last year. I decided to give then a go. They are great decorations for your Christmas Tree or for anytime of the year. If any of the directions don't make sense, or you have an...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 20:13:58 PST
Build a Cat House http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Cat-House/
Build a Cat House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HVJK/I3VHOTF9/FVNHVJKI3VHOTF9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HVJK/I3VHOTF9/FVNHVJKI3VHOTF9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/HVJK/I3VHOTF9/FVNHVJKI3VHOTF9.SMALL.jpg tiggeroush2 We will need one plastic tub, foam, and a small blanket.We will also nee something to cut the tub with.We cut the hole in the tub 5"X5".Only cut the bottom and two side of the hole. Do not cut the top off. Bend the flap up. This will block the rain from coming in. We then put in some foam to kee...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:37:30 PST
Snowman Head Container Out Of A Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowman-Head-Container-Out-Of-A-Cup/
Snowman Head Container Out Of A Cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/1LQG/I3VHO4HA/F6F1LQGI3VHO4HA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/1LQG/I3VHO4HA/F6F1LQGI3VHO4HA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/1LQG/I3VHO4HA/F6F1LQGI3VHO4HA.SMALL.jpg ckerr5 Here's a creative and crafty idea for that last minute person you need a gift for. You need simple, cheap stuff that you probably have lying around the house! Materials First you need to assemble your materials.-White cup with a lip/ledge near the top (see image)-Black sharpie-Orange paper-Colore...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 18:29:23 PST
Mason Jar Christmas Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Christmas-Candles/
Mason Jar Christmas Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/HCHD/I3THSVGU/FYRHCHDI3THSVGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/HCHD/I3THSVGU/FYRHCHDI3THSVGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/HCHD/I3THSVGU/FYRHCHDI3THSVGU.SMALL.jpg LionelTheElephant These are wonderful decorative candle holders perfect for the Christmas table, or any other surface! Gather Materials For this Christmas craft all you will need is a mason jar, cranberries (not dried), floating candles (you can get these at Walmart), water, and finally some pieces of real or arti...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 18:08:42 PST
simple (inexpensive) handprint gift for the grandparents or parents! http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-inexpensive-handprint-gift-for-the-grandpar/
simple (inexpensive) handprint gift for the grandparents or parents! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/1SKO/I3THO3TP/FA11SKOI3THO3TP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/1SKO/I3THO3TP/FA11SKOI3THO3TP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/1SKO/I3THO3TP/FA11SKOI3THO3TP.SMALL.jpg chelsea s this is a great gift any grandparent or parent would love to have! its super quick, super easy and super inexpensive! also a great last minute Christmas gift!! gather materials the materials you will need are:an ovenplain white plates ($1 @ dollar tree)a paper plate or something to squeeze the pa...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:31:56 PST
grow lights made from LED's and cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/grow-lights-made-from-LEDs-and-cardboard/
grow lights made from LED's and cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/HVEZ/I3THO197/FQ1HVEZI3THO197.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/HVEZ/I3THO197/FQ1HVEZI3THO197.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/HVEZ/I3THO197/FQ1HVEZI3THO197.SMALL.jpg MrBOMBARD this instructable should show how i made a (mostly) full spectrum LED light grow light on an old pizza box disk. Materials you will need some materials:Led's-at least 6 (i used 14 Led's of 6 different colors, the more variety of colors the better)Wire- 22 gauge 2 wire cord ( i had 10 feet and ha...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 17:09:04 PST
Mango Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Mango-Stick/
Mango Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/FFYL/I3VHNOII/F4TFFYLI3VHNOII.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/FFYL/I3VHNOII/F4TFFYLI3VHNOII.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/FFYL/I3VHNOII/F4TFFYLI3VHNOII.SMALL.jpg akouna Mango is my favourite fruit.Using a mango stick will let you eat a mango without getting your hand spoiled.It is easy to assemble and it requires only two parts : 1- a 3 cm. (1 1/4") stanless steel wood screw 2- a 10 X 0.8 cm. (4 X 0.4 ") plastic or wood stick.The tools you need :- a drill- metal sa...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:14:33 PST
How to set up a shrimp tank http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-a-shrimp-tank/
How to set up a shrimp tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/OQCB/I3VHNETF/FPJOQCBI3VHNETF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/OQCB/I3VHNETF/FPJOQCBI3VHNETF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/OQCB/I3VHNETF/FPJOQCBI3VHNETF.SMALL.jpg Unboxingexperience7 I love animals. I always wanted a pet. However, I live in a small flat and work full time. Therefore, I decided to start a shrimp tank which should be manageable without being the whole day at home. This is an instructable on the setting up of my shrimp tank. Shrimps can be added 3-4 weeks after. ...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:51:30 PST
I Love My Bear 3D Childrens Door Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/I-Love-My-Bear-3D-Childrens-Door-Sign/
I Love My Bear 3D Childrens Door Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/IPBZ/I3THNB06/FB5IPBZI3THNB06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/IPBZ/I3THNB06/FB5IPBZI3THNB06.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/IPBZ/I3THNB06/FB5IPBZI3THNB06.SMALL.jpg JamesP8 Make a door sign for a child's bedroom or nursery.I made this for my own personal use to compliment the rest of the 'I Love My Bear' accessories in my child's nursery (as Toys R Us did not make a matching sign) but it also works very well in it's own right.I have designed it to have a 3D effect. The...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:34:09 PST
LOVELY HEART http://www.instructables.com/id/LOVELY-HEART/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:08:59 PST
BLINKING FACE http://www.instructables.com/id/BLINKING-FACE/
BLINKING FACE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/TXBE/I3THMM9D/FYDTXBEI3THMM9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/TXBE/I3THMM9D/FYDTXBEI3THMM9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/TXBE/I3THMM9D/FYDTXBEI3THMM9D.SMALL.jpg kushal kumar Makers: Rohith Gowda, Deepak, Kushal KumarLocation: E4D Banjarapalya MakerspaceWe made this "Blinking Face" for the Instructables Build Night on Chibitronics - Circuit Stickers. The idea was to use the materials to create a fun design that looks cool.Materials;Copper TapeCircuit Stickers LEDsA4 Shee...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:48:19 PST
How to make a Santa beard from dog hair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Santa-beard-from-dog-hair/
How to make a Santa beard from dog hair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/MCKX/I3THMIVI/F3JMCKXI3THMIVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/MCKX/I3THMIVI/F3JMCKXI3THMIVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/MCKX/I3THMIVI/F3JMCKXI3THMIVI.SMALL.jpg sabbiesmom Here's what you will need: paper towels packing tape parchment paper scissors Santa hat dog brush white dog Gather some dog hair Use the dog brush on the white dog to gather enough hair for your beard. Treats may help garner cooperation from dog. They did in my case. Create a Santa beard patt...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:21:31 PST
SUPERCHEAP Cover for tablet, ebook reader http://www.instructables.com/id/SUPERCHEAP-Cover-for-tablet-ebook-reader/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:10:02 PST
Single bead wirework pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-bead-wirework-pendant/
Single bead wirework pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/1B2P/I3VHLESD/FSU1B2PI3VHLESD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/1B2P/I3VHLESD/FSU1B2PI3VHLESD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/1B2P/I3VHLESD/FSU1B2PI3VHLESD.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput When I get an idea for a pendant, I sketch it out and make it. Sometimes it turns out just the way I want it to, sometimes it doesn't. This is the perfect example of a pendant that didn't turn out the way I wanted it to. This pendant was the first attempt for my christmas gift exchange. Because of t...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 05:56:02 PST
Triple swirl wirework pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-swirl-wirework-pendant/
Triple swirl wirework pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/1AHK/I3VHLESG/FKI1AHKI3VHLESG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/1AHK/I3VHLESG/FKI1AHKI3VHLESG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/1AHK/I3VHLESG/FKI1AHKI3VHLESG.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput All things I make start somewhere. Sometimes they get a succesful ending, sometimes I get totally lost in making it. If that happens, I just keeping working on it, hoping it can still be fixed. Most of the time, it can. This Christmas, I'm doing a gift exchange. I had a perfect idea for a pendant, s...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 05:56:01 PST
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
Disabling UK HSBC Premier Debit card contactless payment http://www.instructables.com/id/Disabling-UK-HSBC-Premier-Debit-card-contactless-p/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:45:45 PST
Matrix Game Corked Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Matrix-Game-Corked-Board/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:17:15 PST
Easy and CHEAP X Acto Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-CHEAP-X-Acto-Blade/
Easy and CHEAP X Acto Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/UKTX/I3VHKH41/FK1UKTXI3VHKH41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/UKTX/I3VHKH41/FK1UKTXI3VHKH41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/UKTX/I3VHKH41/FK1UKTXI3VHKH41.SMALL.jpg NegroJ Outside it's cold and I'm lazy. Need new blade for my Knife and I got an idea: I fawking love Wilkinson razor blade, so why don't try put it on my knife? What you need Easy.Material: 1 Wilkinson razor bladeTool: Pincer Ler's do it Just break the razorblade in the right place in order to get th...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:25:37 PST
Make a Bamboo Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bamboo-Lamp/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:32:36 PST
Spooky Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Christmas-Tree/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:18:05 PST
Two Turtle Dove Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Turtle-Dove-Gloves/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:40:19 PST
Astroturf Dish Drainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Astroturf-Dish-Drainer/
Astroturf Dish Drainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/A20Y/I3THLEYX/FG6A20YI3THLEYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/A20Y/I3THLEYX/FG6A20YI3THLEYX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/A20Y/I3THLEYX/FG6A20YI3THLEYX.SMALL.jpg ucn So what do you do with leftover astroturf samples and a sink that runneth over with dishes? Make an astroturf dish drainer, of course! This contemporary mod-drainer brings a little colour into the dreary job of dish-washing, and is presentable enough to remain in full view on my kitchen counter.Heck...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:05:38 PST
DIY Embroidery Floss Bows http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Embroidery-Floss-Bows/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:06:02 PST
Sea Glass Mosaic Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Sea-Glass-Mosaic-Bowl/
Sea Glass Mosaic Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/MBAG/I3THL3VG/FG5MBAGI3THL3VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/MBAG/I3THL3VG/FG5MBAGI3THL3VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/MBAG/I3THL3VG/FG5MBAGI3THL3VG.SMALL.jpg creativesocialworker This is a tutorial for a sea glass mosaic bowl that I made as a Christmas gift.Supplies Bowl (This one was painted at a paint your own pottery studio)Sea glassGlue (hot glue or guerrilla glue)Grout (unsanded works best, but I used sanded for this piece) or plaster of parisSpongeHigh Gloss Stone/Tile...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:49:48 PST
Minion Upcycling http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-Upcycling/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:27:20 PST
Holiday Village Houses http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Village-Houses/
Holiday Village Houses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/N6AE/I3VHIJDM/FTHN6AEI3VHIJDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/N6AE/I3VHIJDM/FTHN6AEI3VHIJDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/N6AE/I3VHIJDM/FTHN6AEI3VHIJDM.SMALL.jpg Igioteno This is a great decoration for the holidays. Materials PaintCardboardCardboard boxPaint brushesHot glue gunScissor Paper Steps Make a roof and glue it to the box.Paint the box any color you want.Make the house into any kind of building.Add the roof tiles. Results You can make many to make ...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:35:21 PST
Wood Block Printing with the ShopBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Block-Printing-with-the-ShopBot/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:53:46 PST
Rendering Beeswax http://www.instructables.com/id/Rendering-beeswax/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:15:36 PST