Instructables: exploring - play - easy - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:30:25 PST BLOX v1.01 Voldemort's wand http://www.instructables.com/id/Voldemorts-wand/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:39:09 PST
"Ring-On-A-String" Fun and Simple Game for all Ages http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-On-A-String-Fun-and-Simple-Game-for-all-Age/
"Ring-On-A-String" Fun and Simple Game for all Ages - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/XVIU/G4D5X4ZX/FVTXVIUG4D5X4ZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/XVIU/G4D5X4ZX/FVTXVIUG4D5X4ZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/XVIU/G4D5X4ZX/FVTXVIUG4D5X4ZX.SMALL.jpg durtbikedave Here is a very inexpensive project that will bring hours of enjoyment for people of all ages!  I can only take credit for the name, which I said after first playing this addicting game in a local sandwich shop. Can Materials... Materials needed are: 1- 2" metal ring 1- Screw type wall hook (Lar...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2010 00:25:45 PST
Model Rocket Ignition and Launch Pad for less than $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Rocket-Ignition-and-Launch-Pad-for-less-than/
Model Rocket Ignition and Launch Pad for less than $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/16E1/I20VQYE4/F6S16E1I20VQYE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/16E1/I20VQYE4/F6S16E1I20VQYE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/16E1/I20VQYE4/F6S16E1I20VQYE4.SMALL.jpg CameronG2 This is a simple Instructable, teaching you how to build your very own model rocket launch pad and ignition system. The reason I've made this Instructable is because most launch systems are very costly, up to $75 or more extra for a kit with one. You also cannot ignite the engines using a flame, due...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:29:43 PST
Hammered Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammered-Iron/
Hammered Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SMALL.jpg Charkhol Studios Hi there cosplayers/costume makers.I'm Mark from CHARKHOL studios and here today I've decided to share my tips and tricks on creating effective and easy metal effects.This one, is Hammered Iron. a VERY simple and easy way to create ancient and heavy looking armour pieces.Good luck :) Materials & T...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:51:45 PDT
How to Make a Match Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Rocket-3/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:35:21 PDT
Wind-Up Doll Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Up-Doll-Costume/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:52:11 PDT
Louise Costume - Bob's Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/Louise-Costume-Bobs-Burgers/
Louise Costume - Bob's Burgers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/TYAD/I1SIF30U/FMMTYADI1SIF30U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/TYAD/I1SIF30U/FMMTYADI1SIF30U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/TYAD/I1SIF30U/FMMTYADI1SIF30U.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick I really like the show Bob's Burgers, especially Louise Belcher. She is hilarious. I decided to be her for Halloween and was able to whip this up in a weekend (it could probably be done in half a day, but I get lazy and distracted easily). It's really great for a last minute costume since all you...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:42:25 PDT
Quick, cheap and easy Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-cheap-and-easy-Kaleidoscope/
Quick, cheap and easy Kaleidoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/VJCK/I1Q9D1FT/FBZVJCKI1Q9D1FT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/VJCK/I1Q9D1FT/FBZVJCKI1Q9D1FT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/VJCK/I1Q9D1FT/FBZVJCKI1Q9D1FT.SMALL.jpg timcaird In this instructable, you'll learn how to take a stacking crisps tube and turn it into a dazzling light spectacular!! A big hit with the Foundation kids at my school :)Check out the video below for a step by step guide which follows this Instructable! Gather your materials For this project, tak...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:36:40 PDT
Chips Bag Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Chips-Bag-Wallet/
Chips Bag Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/H0LS/I1NUIP3S/F3GH0LSI1NUIP3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/H0LS/I1NUIP3S/F3GH0LSI1NUIP3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/H0LS/I1NUIP3S/F3GH0LSI1NUIP3S.SMALL.jpg kenyer This chips bag wallet isn't better than many of the other wallets on this site. (especially this one I really like: Potato-Chip-Bag-Wallet) This is just the type of wallet I use for some time now that I wanted the share with you. It is really easy to make It is free. It is extremely compact It is f...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:50:33 PDT
Jackalope Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Jackalope-Costume/
Jackalope Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/Z4WK/I169RKUQ/FUIZ4WKI169RKUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/Z4WK/I169RKUQ/FUIZ4WKI169RKUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/Z4WK/I169RKUQ/FUIZ4WKI169RKUQ.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell This wall mounted taxidermy Jackalope costume is one of my most favorite things I've ever made. Not only did it help me win a costume contest at work last year, I'm pretty sure I now understand what it must feel like to be Bill Murray, Kristen Wiig, or some other well paid jokester, bringing famous ...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:24:53 PDT
Whiteboard Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiteboard-Costume/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:15:56 PDT
How to Make a Paperclip Slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Paperclip-Slingshot/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:57:23 PDT
Lego Batman Costume On The Fast & Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Batman-On-The-Fast-Cheap/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:45:01 PDT
Easy DIY phone holder keychain. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-phone-holder-keychain/
Easy DIY phone holder keychain. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/XYFV/HZI8WVN6/FGLXYFVHZI8WVN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/XYFV/HZI8WVN6/FGLXYFVHZI8WVN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/XYFV/HZI8WVN6/FGLXYFVHZI8WVN6.SMALL.jpg aescobar ortega A DIY phone holder keychain perfectly customizable and super useful for watching movies, taking pictures or doing whatever you'd like to! :D(I hope you guys could understand me, my English is not so good... Sorry for any mistakes) Main material. I used for this keychain a piece of wood glued to ...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:46:27 PDT
Left For Dead 2 Boomer Bile Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Left-For-Dead-2-Boomer-Bile-Prop/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:23:40 PDT
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Catapult-for-Kids-with-Clothespins/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:08:37 PDT
How to play the "Questions" game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-the-Questions-game/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2008 19:25:27 PDT
Making the Ladybird http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Ladybird/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:03:52 PDT
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooves-from-Comfy-Shoes-No-high-heels/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:21:15 PDT
Eeasily Fix a Nintendo 64 AV Cable With a Bad Connection (For Free!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Eeasily-Fix-a-Nintendo-64-AV-Cable-With-a-Bad-Conn/
Eeasily Fix a Nintendo 64 AV Cable With a Bad Connection (For Free!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/X36D/H6MEQZR0/F9TX36DH6MEQZR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/X36D/H6MEQZR0/F9TX36DH6MEQZR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/X36D/H6MEQZR0/F9TX36DH6MEQZR0.SMALL.jpg CreativeTiffany I adore my very used, and very loved N64 (which is actually the third one I've owned).  However my N64 is old and cranky and when I recently dragged it out of the dark comfort of it’s storage box, it threw a fit whenever I move it around too much.  The problem was with the AV cable connecting to the...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 04:33:49 PDT
ACUnity Phantom Blade the paper built http://www.instructables.com/id/ACUnity-Phantom-Blade-the-paper-built/
ACUnity Phantom Blade the paper built - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/WXEN/HXTFUX4M/FU3WXENHXTFUX4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/WXEN/HXTFUX4M/FU3WXENHXTFUX4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/WXEN/HXTFUX4M/FU3WXENHXTFUX4M.SMALL.jpg mchau2 Welcome to this paper Phantom Blade Instructable...Phantom blade, latest and perharps the deadliest weapon from the Ubisoft franchise Assassin's Creed. Fans including me would die for one. Unfortunately many fans around the globe can't own the official replica (toy) of hidden blade, due to shipping ...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:12:40 PDT
Install Zan/Voxel/Rei's Minimap Minecraft 1.7.10 [EASY] http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-ZanVoxelReis-Minimap-Minecraft-1710-EASY/
Install Zan/Voxel/Rei's Minimap Minecraft 1.7.10 [EASY] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/YWJK/HXHRESS1/FNGYWJKHXHRESS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/YWJK/HXHRESS1/FNGYWJKHXHRESS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/YWJK/HXHRESS1/FNGYWJKHXHRESS1.SMALL.jpg Megarobo Just to let everyone know, Voxelmap is the new version of Rei's Minimap and Zan's Minimap. The other mods still exist, byt they are not updated for the newest minecraft version. This mod will work on any server or single-player world, if you have cheats enabled in single-player or if you have the pe...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:40:35 PDT
Four Simple and Fun Card Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Simple-and-Fun-Card-Tricks/
Four Simple and Fun Card Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/NMBP/HLZRVL8O/FMQNMBPHLZRVL8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/NMBP/HLZRVL8O/FMQNMBPHLZRVL8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/NMBP/HLZRVL8O/FMQNMBPHLZRVL8O.SMALL.jpg ENGL421_Cards Here are four easy card tricks. Trick 1: Spelling Bee (Starting on Step 1) Trick 2: Guess the Card (Starting on Step 8) Trick 3: 4 Jacks (Starting on Step 15) Trick 4: It's a Snap (Starting on Step 22) Supplies: 1 Standard Deck of 52 Cards (No Jokers) First Trick: Spelling Bee The goal of t...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 10:47:31 PDT
Ultimate airsoft Sambucus gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-airsoft-Sambucus-gun/
Ultimate airsoft Sambucus gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DMAT/HWG09JLA/F3ADMATHWG09JLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DMAT/HWG09JLA/F3ADMATHWG09JLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DMAT/HWG09JLA/F3ADMATHWG09JLA.SMALL.jpg ivver Hello everyone! When I was a kid, I used to play with this gun, it is easy to make and very fun to play with.Sambucus (elder or elderberry) is the type of wood that has a hole through the trunk, this hole is filled with some spongy material which has to be removed for this project, I'll guide you th...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 07:58:18 PDT
Easy-Peasy PVC Water Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Peasy-PVC-Water-Gun/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:11:28 PDT
How to make an easy CO2 Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-easy-CO2-Gun/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 14:00:43 PDT
Card Throwing - The simple "trick" to do this right http://www.instructables.com/id/Card-Throwing---The-simple-%22trick%22-to-do-this-righ/
Card Throwing - The simple "trick" to do this right - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/719S/F2NOBSQO/F11719SF2NOBSQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/719S/F2NOBSQO/F11719SF2NOBSQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/719S/F2NOBSQO/F11719SF2NOBSQO.SMALL.gif Duranis I saw a couple of card throwing instructables on here which where very good, but after spending a long time following the instructions I was getting nowhere. After some practice I figured out the simple piece that was missing. You should not try to throw the cards but spin them! Getting started....
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Thu, 14 Jun 2007 12:35:29 PDT
Easy Rubberband Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Rubberband-Car/
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 14:50:46 PDT
Push pull door prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-pull-door-prank/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 02:46:40 PDT
Easy 8 Seat Poker Table Top with Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-6-Seat-Poker-Table-Top-with-Lighting/
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:16:32 PST
Portable Snare Cajon Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Snare-Cajon-Drum/
Portable Snare Cajon Drum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/NDLD/HURHUYWA/FCONDLDHURHUYWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/NDLD/HURHUYWA/FCONDLDHURHUYWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/NDLD/HURHUYWA/FCONDLDHURHUYWA.SMALL.jpg WolfgangCanoGuitars aloha! Here again to supply you with another easy instructable. Cajons are drums made out of wood shaped like a box, they are played sitting on them and then drumming on the thin wood side. The Cajon is an incredibly fun instrument! the only downside is, Portability. they make bongo cajons, but many...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 19:49:12 PDT
Minecraft PE Duplication Glitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-PE-Duplication-Glitch/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 15:00:15 PST
Easy and Funny Text Messaging Prank: Loads of lol http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Funny-Text-Messaging-Prank-Loads-of-lol/
Easy and Funny Text Messaging Prank: Loads of lol - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/4ONK/HU3TMXQB/FBO4ONKHU3TMXQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/4ONK/HU3TMXQB/FBO4ONKHU3TMXQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/4ONK/HU3TMXQB/FBO4ONKHU3TMXQB.SMALL.jpg tofu911 While messing around with my iPhone 5 I found a fun way to hack someone else's phone so that when he or she texts or sends out an email, it'll be a bit frustrating and a lot of fun. What this prank does is use the keyboard shortcut to replace words with some more interesting words or phrases. I'll...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:42:48 PDT
Great Green Concept: Find FREE stuff for any project (using Freecycle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-FREE-stuff-for-any-project/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 15:17:26 PDT
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Thumb-Piano-Mbira/
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a basic guide for building a Thumb Piano, or Mbira. They have been made for centuries all over Africa (and a few other places) and vary a lot in shape, size and sound. They belong to a group of instruments called "Lamellophones" which are percussion instruments, although the sound an Mbira m...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 07:33:38 PDT
Unlatherable Soap Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-to-Lather-Soap-A-Quick-Easy-Prank/
Unlatherable Soap Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/6HSC/HTFYEEB0/FGN6HSCHTFYEEB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/6HSC/HTFYEEB0/FGN6HSCHTFYEEB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/6HSC/HTFYEEB0/FGN6HSCHTFYEEB0.SMALL.jpg M3G This is one of the simplest yet most frustrating pranks I've ever done. The victim will become more and more agitated as the soap stubbornly refuses to lather up. And, best of all, you can prank a large amount of people with very little effort. Just leave the bar of soap beside the bathroom sink; wh...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:38:52 PDT
Prank Juice http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-Juice/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:56:35 PDT
How to Make a POWERFUL Binder Clip Mini Catapult that can shoot up to 100 feet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-POWERFUL-Binder-Clip-Mini-Catapult-t/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove I have been toying around with the idea of making a high powered catapult with a binder clip, but the design kept eluding me. That was until this design was discovered. Here I am using some jumbo craft sticks and zip ties to extend the arms of the binder clip, and they work great. In the process of...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 08:56:59 PST
Portable Game System Box: Built for < $30 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Game-System-Box-Built-for-30/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 17:10:29 PST
Be an Aeronautical Scientist: Make your Own Jet Engine for a few Pennies. http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-an-Aeronautical-Scientist%3a-Make-your-Own-Jet-En/
Be an Aeronautical Scientist: Make your Own Jet Engine for a few Pennies. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/2MD4/9G9EXCFO3KR/FS72MD49G9EXCFO3KR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/2MD4/9G9EXCFO3KR/FS72MD49G9EXCFO3KR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/2MD4/9G9EXCFO3KR/FS72MD49G9EXCFO3KR.SMALL.jpg Kiteman You can make a real jet engine for five minute's work and the price of a spoonful of meths - how cool is that?!? I doubt there's a better way to re-use all those jars under the sink. Much more fun than a trip to the bottle bank. Materials and equipment. Stuff I had lying around: Pasta sauce...
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Thu, 15 Feb 2007 04:03:59 PST
Love Songs of Dysfunction http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Songs-of-Dysfunction/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:24:07 PST
Wooden Puzzle: Six Blocks in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Puzzle-Six-Blocks-in-a-Box/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 22:38:40 PST
Quick and easy costume animal ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-costume-animal-ears/
Quick and easy costume animal ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SMALL.jpg Entanglement It's the last minute, and you need a costume, fast! This method lets you make a pair of comfy animal ears with a realistic shape in about half an hour.  It's pretty flexible - whether short dainty cat ears or giant swaying bunny ears, they'll come together in a jiffy!  Mine are pretty bright, but s...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 06:45:57 PDT
Origami spinning top http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-spinning-top/
Origami spinning top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/A2KP/HPWBYM8H/FDHA2KPHPWBYM8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/A2KP/HPWBYM8H/FDHA2KPHPWBYM8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/A2KP/HPWBYM8H/FDHA2KPHPWBYM8H.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This is just a small project that can be made in a short time. While working on one of the projects I am working on a at the moment, I came across an origami spinner I made a while ago. I took a break from the bigger projects and decided to document this project. I think spinners are awesome, I mea...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 08:06:09 PST
VHS Tape Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/VHS-Tape-Secret-Compartment/
VHS Tape Secret Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/L59W/HPT9529A/FPSL59WHPT9529A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/L59W/HPT9529A/FPSL59WHPT9529A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/L59W/HPT9529A/FPSL59WHPT9529A.SMALL.jpg M3G What's the best way to hide something you don't want found? In plain sight. If someone breaks into your room to locate the loot from a daring jewel-heist, or to recover a USB full of secret government documents chances are they will pay extra-close attention to your drawers, heating vents and basebo...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 10:07:49 PST
False Bottom Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/False-Bottom-Secret-Compartment/
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 15:36:47 PST
Jellyfish Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-Costume/
Jellyfish Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SMALL.jpg lebowski I made this jellyfish costume for my wife during on our Halloween build day here at Instructables. It turned out to be a great lesson on the value Instructables brings to the Internet. The costume idea came from a few costume sleuthing searches, probably some Pinterest results, and then onto an unna...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:31:08 PST
Shower Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Shower-Costume/
Shower Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/PY29/HO233PVG/FFAPY29HO233PVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/PY29/HO233PVG/FFAPY29HO233PVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/PY29/HO233PVG/FFAPY29HO233PVG.SMALL.jpg lebowski Our daughter wanted a shower costume for Halloween, and this Instructable can help you bring your loved ones dreams true too! We have crazy creative family in Canada who put this bug into our daughters ear, after her cousin was a shower the previous year. Thankfully they were kind enough to give me ...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:47:11 PST
Homemade "What Does the Fox Say" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-What-Does-the-Fox-Say-costume/
Homemade "What Does the Fox Say" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SMALL.jpg awunderman This is an easy, homemade DIY costume for Ylvis' "What Does The Fox Say" music video. The concepts here can be applied to other animals or any full body costume. This is my first Instructable and my first sewing project, so I would love feedback on how to make it better. Are you the kind of Hallowe...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:21:42 PST
No sew MAP Costume-Easy kids costume http://www.instructables.com/id/No-sew-MAP-Costume-Easy-kids-costume/
No sew MAP Costume-Easy kids costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/WM7E/HNICRXLJ/FH3WM7EHNICRXLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/WM7E/HNICRXLJ/FH3WM7EHNICRXLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/WM7E/HNICRXLJ/FH3WM7EHNICRXLJ.SMALL.jpg petiteallergrytreats Easy last minute costume idea.   All you need is fabric, a glue gun, scissors and 1 hour.  My son loves geography and wanted to be a MAP for Halloween.  Not exactly a popular costume, so I came up with this.  I don't sew and I don't consider myself crafty.  If you've seen my other instructables, yo...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 23:41:00 PDT