Instructables: exploring - christmas - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 5 May 2016 22:34:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Flower Pens Make a Great DIY Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Pens-Make-a-Great-DIY-Gift/
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Thu, 29 Nov 2012 11:03:43 PST
Round Paper Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Round-Paper-Snowflakes/
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 19:54:17 PST
Super Dooper Sock Snowmen!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Dooper-Sock-Snowmen/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:58:32 PST
Christmas Dried Fruit Air freshener/decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Dried-Fruit-Air-freshenerdecorations/
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Mon, 20 Dec 2010 14:35:08 PST
EASIEST MINI- GINGERBREAD HOUSE http://www.instructables.com/id/EASIEST-MINI-GINGERBREAD-HOUSE/
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Fri, 26 Nov 2010 13:19:07 PST
Bibliophile's Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Bibliophiles-Christmas-Tree/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2011 13:54:20 PST
Make a can star with a beautiful front and backside http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-can-star-with-a-beautiful-front-and-backsid/
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:28:29 PST
The Grinch stole my Christmas lights http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Grinch-stole-my-Christmas-lights/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 18:51:25 PST
PVC Candy Cane Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Candy-Cane-Decorations/
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 23:22:33 PST
How to Colour Glass Ornaments with Sharpies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Colour-Glass-Ornaments-with-Sharpies/
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 07:41:17 PST
DIY Death Star Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Death-Star-Candy-Dispenser/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 14:04:31 PDT
Glue Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Glue-Cover/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:47:22 PST
Build a 7 Foot Nutcracker From Flower Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-7-Foot-Nutcracker-From-Flower-Pots/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:29:42 PST
Make a Miniature Book (for charms, ornaments, keychains, etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Miniature-Book-for-charms-ornaments-keychai/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 10:45:01 PST
Wooden Cube in a sphere Christmas Bauble Tree Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cube-in-a-sphere-Christmas-Bauble-Tree-Orna/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 02:35:56 PST
How To Make Harry Potter Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Harry-Potter-Ornaments/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:02:42 PST
Surprises in a candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Surprises-in-a-candle/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:15:02 PST
Paper Gift Bows/Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/paper-bows/
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Sat, 22 Dec 2007 17:28:57 PST
Ladder Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladder-Christmas-Tree/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:52:43 PST
How to make a Santa beard from dog hair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Santa-beard-from-dog-hair/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:21:31 PST
DIY X-Wing Fighter Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-X-Wing-Fighter-Ornament/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:46:08 PST
Christmas Tree Napkin Fold http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Tree-Napkin-Fold/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:53:31 PST
Pop Culture Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-Culture-Snowflakes/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:11:11 PST
Atomic Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Atomic-Snowflakes/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:00:35 PST
Homemade Glass Ball Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Glass-Ball-Ornaments/
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 14:01:00 PST
Paper Icicles for Frozen Ceiling Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Icicles-for-Frozen-Ceiling-Decoration/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:14:25 PST
"Loading" Christmas Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Loading-Christmas-Card/
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:50:08 PST
Copper flowers just in time for the holidays (No welding or forging equipment needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-flowers-just-in-time-for-the-holidays-No-we/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:13:39 PST
how to make salt dough ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-salt-dough-ornaments/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:48:54 PST
Snowflake Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-stamps/
Snowflake Stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FOXH/I3H4QWPC/F4EFOXHI3H4QWPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FOXH/I3H4QWPC/F4EFOXHI3H4QWPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/FOXH/I3H4QWPC/F4EFOXHI3H4QWPC.SMALL.jpg othermachine Stamps are great for the holidays. They can be used to decorate cards, invitations, wrapping paper, even thank-you notes. Since snowflakes are such a universal wintery graphic, they're perfect for placing everywhere.In this tutorial, we'll cover how to make your own snowflake design, as well as how ...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:10:11 PST
Paper Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Trees/
Paper Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/LQCH/I38SBWJJ/F2OLQCHI38SBWJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/LQCH/I38SBWJJ/F2OLQCHI38SBWJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/LQCH/I38SBWJJ/F2OLQCHI38SBWJJ.SMALL.jpg Hofkissed These gorgeous trees are easy to make, but look like they took you hours! Easy-peasy holiday decor in minutes. What you need... PaperScissorsTrimmer (optional) - to trim your paper into squares.The smallest square I've used is 4"x4" and the largest is 12"x12". Fold your square... Fold your sq...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 10:20:22 PST
Mini Fireplace - Upcycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fireplace-Upcycled-Materials/
Mini Fireplace - Upcycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/3X9Z/I34DWHPJ/FEM3X9ZI34DWHPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/3X9Z/I34DWHPJ/FEM3X9ZI34DWHPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/3X9Z/I34DWHPJ/FEM3X9ZI34DWHPJ.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch A fireplace can set a cozy mood in your room while giving off a "warm" glow. This miniature fire place does all of the above. Our home didn't come with a fireplace so I decided to build one to display during Christmas. This started out as a fish tank stand. Supplies Keep in mind everyone's firepl...
By: bagnitsch

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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 11:35:42 PST
Acrylic LED Christmas Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-LED-Christmas-Decoration/
Acrylic LED Christmas Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/NOD2/I327JCST/FYLNOD2I327JCST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/NOD2/I327JCST/FYLNOD2I327JCST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/NOD2/I327JCST/FYLNOD2I327JCST.SMALL.jpg janth Winter is Coming... or calling for decorations. Since i still have access to a laser cutter in the Fablab Aachen, and enlighted acrylic looks cool, i decided to use acrylic and LEDs again (and having acrylic remnants from the CuckooTankard might have also have influenced the idea :-). You can also u...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 16:05:03 PST
Paper Star Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Star-Ornaments/
Paper Star Ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/T45Y/I3B0C1CL/F6RT45YI3B0C1CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/T45Y/I3B0C1CL/F6RT45YI3B0C1CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/T45Y/I3B0C1CL/F6RT45YI3B0C1CL.SMALL.jpg 786Ayesha Here I am after a long break of nearly three months or more due to lack of time,Still on and off I have been checking on instructables unfortunately I missed out a lot of great contest which I could not take part.Christmas is around the corner. It is high time to make star ornaments for decoration....
By: 786Ayesha

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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:29:26 PST
Doctor Who TARDIS Laser Cut Money Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-TARDIS-Laser-Cut-Money-Box/
Doctor Who TARDIS Laser Cut Money Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/BQ2B/I2TR0I1F/F4EBQ2BI2TR0I1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/BQ2B/I2TR0I1F/F4EBQ2BI2TR0I1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/BQ2B/I2TR0I1F/F4EBQ2BI2TR0I1F.SMALL.jpg MrF_DT_teacher I designed this money box a while ago and never really got round to doing anything with it....until now! Seeing the FormLabs contest gave me the motivation I needed to sort this money box out and get it on to instructables. So, why do I deserve a 3D printer? Well, to quote Howard Stark; "I am limite...
By: MrF_DT_teacher

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:32:53 PST
It's Christmas soon! Time to make a stylish & unique ADVENT WREATH! http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Christmas-soon-Time-to-make-a-stylish-unique-A/
It's Christmas soon! Time to make a stylish & unique ADVENT WREATH! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A1JM/I2S6PF8D/F5VA1JMI2S6PF8D.SMALL.jpg Ninchen There is a custom here in Germany to have an Advent Wreath on the four weeks before Christmas.On each Sunday in Advent, a further candle is lighted, i.e. one candle on 1st Sunday, two candles on 2nd Sunday, etc.Though being from Christian origin, many non-religious people have Advent Wreaths at home...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:59:03 PST
Wooden Snowflake Puzzle Stockingstuffers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Snowflake-Puzzle-Stockingstuffers/
Wooden Snowflake Puzzle Stockingstuffers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/QDQD/I2S6MAZ3/FM8QDQDI2S6MAZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/QDQD/I2S6MAZ3/FM8QDQDI2S6MAZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/QDQD/I2S6MAZ3/FM8QDQDI2S6MAZ3.SMALL.jpg Boombuzz Fun little puzzles that become nice holiday decorations...everybody wants one! Make a pattern Start by drawing a pattern. Make each piece a little different, and it doesn't have to be 'perfect'. Make it easy on yourself and round all the interior corners a little so your scroll saw can make the...
By: Boombuzz

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:21:07 PST
Christmas Village http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Village/
Christmas Village - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/G8DV/FOMYNUV6/FECG8DVFOMYNUV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/G8DV/FOMYNUV6/FECG8DVFOMYNUV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/G8DV/FOMYNUV6/FECG8DVFOMYNUV6.SMALL.jpg MeDiuMRaRe One of my favorite Christmas memories as a child was watching and staring at my Uncle Durwood's Christmas tree. He had a train going around it and inside the track were figurines and scenic nick knacks they had bought on vacations and other travels. I loved that tree, and I vowed to have one of my o...
By: MeDiuMRaRe

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Sat, 13 Dec 2008 09:20:35 PST
Heart of Christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-of-Christmas/
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By: Josh Watkins

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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 07:26:37 PST
how to make a tree skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-tree-skirt/
how to make a tree skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/N4DZ/HP0CQLW5/FJTN4DZHP0CQLW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/N4DZ/HP0CQLW5/FJTN4DZHP0CQLW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/N4DZ/HP0CQLW5/FJTN4DZHP0CQLW5.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I am trying my hardest to not be a grinch this year. I bought a little tree, some lights, and some ornaments and set it up in our living room. But then I realized it looked a little naked on the bottom - I needed a tree skirt! :) Making a tree skirt is super easy to do and you can make one in any s...
By: jessyratfink

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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:56:57 PST
The Christmas State of Mind Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Christmas-State-of-Mind-Ornament/
The Christmas State of Mind Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KLGZ/I2WL8QPG/FIVKLGZI2WL8QPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KLGZ/I2WL8QPG/FIVKLGZI2WL8QPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KLGZ/I2WL8QPG/FIVKLGZI2WL8QPG.SMALL.jpg Leandro_Rolon Every year, The President of the United states delivers a Christmas message. In the spirit of the holiday season, The Christmas State of Mind Ornament pays homage to American History by celebrating Presidential Christmas Quotes shared throughout time. For The White House 3D-Printed Ornament Challeng...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 01:39:57 PST
Sliced Wood Ornaments - Year Round http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-Wood-Ornaments-Year-Round/
Sliced Wood Ornaments - Year Round - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/XUOR/HR0AR6PQ/FH6XUORHR0AR6PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/XUOR/HR0AR6PQ/FH6XUORHR0AR6PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/XUOR/HR0AR6PQ/FH6XUORHR0AR6PQ.SMALL.jpg wicked jypsi I have fallen in love with the new trend of Wood Sliced Ornaments that I see everywhere (especially on Pinterest). There are so many ways to use these guys - they can be glued on, painted, woodburned...you name it. Also, you are only limited in size by what you can get your hands on. They do come in...
By: wicked jypsi

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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:39:07 PST
Less Messy Christmas Tree Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Less-Messy-Christmas-Tree-Removal/
Less Messy Christmas Tree Removal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/VRPT/HQU4AH3P/FR0VRPTHQU4AH3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/VRPT/HQU4AH3P/FR0VRPTHQU4AH3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/VRPT/HQU4AH3P/FR0VRPTHQU4AH3P.SMALL.jpg rolltidehank This is my method for getting rid of my live Christmas tree without trashing the house. By January the needles and branches are extremely brittle and go everywhere. No pictures knocked off the wall. No scratched walls. No back breaking from lugging a whole tree. No wasting time with those giant and ...
By: rolltidehank

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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 12:33:15 PST
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Christmas-Sweater-One-for-You-and-One-for-You/
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 So glad that my creation was among the Finalists...but to WIN is just SUPER!!! Thank You for your votes and support! Ugly sweaters are everywhere!  But lets get creative and make a "Super Ugly" Sweater!!  At the end of this Instructable there is a BONUS, quick and super easy Ugly Sweater for your...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 21:52:19 PST
Unorthodox nativity, Gabriel's message in a plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Unorthodox-nativity-Gabriels-message-in-a-plastic-/
Unorthodox nativity, Gabriel's message in a plastic bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6CCN/HPJBJ97N/FPP6CCNHPJBJ97N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6CCN/HPJBJ97N/FPP6CCNHPJBJ97N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6CCN/HPJBJ97N/FPP6CCNHPJBJ97N.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge It's a old catholic tradition to put up a nativity scene for Christmas to reminds us of the origin of the feast. The tradition is dying in the Netherlands. Big Santa is gaining interest with generous decorations, gifts, big trees, and too much to eat. The message of Scrooge gets lost in all Santa mo...
By: Ruud van Koningsbrugge

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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 02:05:49 PST
Sequin Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Sequin-Christmas-Ornament/
Sequin Christmas Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QRQM/HPPSPW9F/FLLQRQMHPPSPW9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QRQM/HPPSPW9F/FLLQRQMHPPSPW9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/QRQM/HPPSPW9F/FLLQRQMHPPSPW9F.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 Every year for Christmas I like to make my uncle an ornament. He's a huge Oregon Ducks fan, so my ornaments tend to be ducks themed. This is one of my favorite types of ornaments to make because you can choose whatever colors or shapes you like. Although it can take a while to sew on all of the sequ...
By: nikoala3

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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 13:43:24 PST
Q-tip star http://www.instructables.com/id/Q-tip-star/
Q-tip star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/71UL/HPOWCWA7/FF971ULHPOWCWA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/71UL/HPOWCWA7/FF971ULHPOWCWA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/71UL/HPOWCWA7/FF971ULHPOWCWA7.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge A challenge for fiddly fingers. Please watch the video and see how it works! Needed are only 5 Q-tips for each star. And no tools but your fingers. So start trying! Bending Prepare all q tips by bending the to left and right , in a zig-zag way The easy part Take first Q-tip and lay it down on ...
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 06:19:57 PST
How to see right through Christmas wrapping paper! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-see-right-through-Christmas-wrapping-paper/
How to see right through Christmas wrapping paper! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/UD0Z/G400W58S/F8SUD0ZG400W58S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/UD0Z/G400W58S/F8SUD0ZG400W58S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/UD0Z/G400W58S/F8SUD0ZG400W58S.SMALL.jpg ugleee This video shows you how to use an ordinary camcorder to see through Christmas wrapping paper (or any most any wrapping paper for that matter). It worked on every wrapping paper we had in the house, which doesn't necessarily mean it will work on yours. What you need: An old school DVD camcorder (o...
By: ugleee

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Tue, 25 Dec 2012 05:35:53 PST
Concrete Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Christmas-Tree/
Concrete Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/NBT0/HPJOIXM9/FQJNBT0HPJOIXM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/NBT0/HPJOIXM9/FQJNBT0HPJOIXM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/NBT0/HPJOIXM9/FQJNBT0HPJOIXM9.SMALL.jpg CHENG Concrete This concrete christmas tree is made using the same foam forming approach as the Concrete STOP. Materials + Supplies: Foam Plastic Liners Base Board Spray Adhesive Rubber Gloves Tools: Something to Cut Foam Sandpaper 100% Silicone Caulk CHENG Corner and Seam S...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 10:50:08 PST
Sketchy Christmas: A Family-Friendly Drawing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchy-Christmas-A-Drawing-Game/
Sketchy Christmas: A Family-Friendly Drawing Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/RQAT/HPFZZ5FM/F8TRQATHPFZZ5FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/RQAT/HPFZZ5FM/F8TRQATHPFZZ5FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/RQAT/HPFZZ5FM/F8TRQATHPFZZ5FM.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead Some of my favorite funny family moments involve Pictionary and people guessing the oddest things similar to Jess calling out, "BABY FISH MOUTH!" in When Harry Met Sally, and strangely enough When Harry Met Sally actually makes several classic Christmas movie lists.  My favorite is the New Year's pa...
By: AngryRedhead

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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 17:19:26 PST