Instructables: exploring - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:50:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Silhouette: Faux Glass Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Faux-Glass-Etching/
Silhouette: Faux Glass Etching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/B1TG/ICP0Y114/FKRB1TGICP0Y114.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/B1TG/ICP0Y114/FKRB1TGICP0Y114.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/B1TG/ICP0Y114/FKRB1TGICP0Y114.SMALL.jpg steve.m.graves I make decals for a living and have lots of tricks to share. One trick is using specialty vinyl. There are lots of vinyls (or polyesters, etc.) that don't look like vinyl. There are materials that look like brushed aluminum, gold, silver, leather or wood for example.One of my favorites is vinyl t...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:53:59 PDT
Sugar Skull Plates http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Plates/
Sugar Skull Plates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/3IFX/ICNNHWMS/F4Z3IFXICNNHWMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/3IFX/ICNNHWMS/F4Z3IFXICNNHWMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/3IFX/ICNNHWMS/F4Z3IFXICNNHWMS.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make food-safe sugar skull plates and add some color to your dinner table! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need Rubbing AlcoholE-6000 Spray Adhesive Krylon spray paint in white and colors you like Images from GraphicStock.com Scissors Black Short Cuts Paint Pen Minwax Polycrylic ...
By: Mark Montano

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:13:36 PDT
Turn Beer Cans into an Anthropologie-Inspired Lantern Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Beer-Cans-into-an-Anthropologie-Inspired-Lant/
Turn Beer Cans into an Anthropologie-Inspired Lantern Garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/NCXO/ICMHN5YI/F6DNCXOICMHN5YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/NCXO/ICMHN5YI/F6DNCXOICMHN5YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/NCXO/ICMHN5YI/F6DNCXOICMHN5YI.SMALL.jpg lcrookston This is a look-for-less craft for a cute garland. The craftosphere is full of Anthropologie copycat DIYs, so please enjoy another one that also incorporates a bit of recycling.I saw this beautiful lantern garland in my last Anthropologie catalog, and though I have not had the pleasure of seeing it ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:51:48 PDT
Tea Time Fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-Time-Fountain/
Tea Time Fountain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/SRW9/ICJM2QFK/FSUSRW9ICJM2QFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/SRW9/ICJM2QFK/FSUSRW9ICJM2QFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/SRW9/ICJM2QFK/FSUSRW9ICJM2QFK.SMALL.jpg Knhall This cute little fountain is a perfect project for a tea-enthusiast. It could also be easily modified to suit a coffee theme, but no one drinks coffee in my household. This project takes several days to complete, due to the need for the waterproof sealant to cure. Gather your supplies To start th...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:44:24 PDT
Portal Lemon Grenade Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Portal-Lemon-Grenade-Display/
Portal Lemon Grenade Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/YR5K/ICD7FCFS/FKIYR5KICD7FCFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/YR5K/ICD7FCFS/FKIYR5KICD7FCFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/YR5K/ICD7FCFS/FKIYR5KICD7FCFS.SMALL.jpg Boddeeen One of my favorite game franchises of all time is portal. Everything from the gameplay to the characters and dialogue. Anyone who has played portal 2 has become familiar with Aperture Science CEO, Cave Johnson and his increasingly insane rants. The most famous of them is concerning a grenade made ou...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:08:41 PDT
Wall flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-flowers-1/
Wall flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/OVD4/ICHHOQL0/F7MOVD4ICHHOQL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/OVD4/ICHHOQL0/F7MOVD4ICHHOQL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/OVD4/ICHHOQL0/F7MOVD4ICHHOQL0.SMALL.jpg CosetteT I started to feel comfy enough to decorate my livingroom. Most people have this predetermined layout, color scheme and overall idea of what the outcome was going to be. I decided to roll with what I had already. Gold and Black. First i spray painted my shelves black gold and threw some silver in, th...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:52:38 PDT
Floating Candle Centrepiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Candle-Centrepiece/
Floating Candle Centrepiece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/NQXJ/ICICUWWP/F7XNQXJICICUWWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/NQXJ/ICICUWWP/F7XNQXJICICUWWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/NQXJ/ICICUWWP/F7XNQXJICICUWWP.SMALL.jpg littleCUPCAKEZ This is a great and affordable centre piece that looks super cute! It could go with any wedding theme!Things you will need:Flowers of your choiceA candle that wont tip on top of waterA vase/ bowl Gather your flowers, Go to a flower shop or go on a walk to gather some flowers for your centrepiece....
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:12:00 PDT
Decorative Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorative-Arrows/
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By: foolishandforgetful

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 08:19:20 PDT
Marbled Thrift Store Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Marbled-Thrift-Store-Lamp/
Marbled Thrift Store Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/ZDQ3/ICD7J7KI/F2RZDQ3ICD7J7KI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/ZDQ3/ICD7J7KI/F2RZDQ3ICD7J7KI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/ZDQ3/ICD7J7KI/F2RZDQ3ICD7J7KI.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Marble a thrift store lamp with this easy spray paint marbling technique and lampshade upstyle! Watch the short video tutorial here You'll need Thrift store lamp (painted white)Round wood plaque E-6000 Glue Americana Multi-Surface Metallic Gold Americana Multi Purpose Sealer Spray mount Clear...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 15:14:41 PDT
Game of Thrones Dragon Egg Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Dragon-Egg-Box/
Game of Thrones Dragon Egg Music Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/Y1WH/ICD7E86Z/FZBY1WHICD7E86Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/Y1WH/ICD7E86Z/FZBY1WHICD7E86Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/Y1WH/ICD7E86Z/FZBY1WHICD7E86Z.SMALL.jpg rickdod3 For this project I was looking to make something for my younger cousin as a 18th birthday present. She is a HUGE Game of Thrones fan so I set out to make her a gift that she would cherish and never forget! Gather Materials I found a few of these dragon eggs online for sale, but after seeing how...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:28:03 PDT
Glass memo board in your choice of colour http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-memo-board-in-your-choice-of-colour/
Glass memo board in your choice of colour - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZZOD/ICBS50DG/F99ZZODICBS50DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZZOD/ICBS50DG/F99ZZODICBS50DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/ZZOD/ICBS50DG/F99ZZODICBS50DG.SMALL.jpg dezine Forget about whiteboards and messy chalkboards... make this glass memo or menu board and spray the back of the glass with any Rust-Oleum colour to match you existing decor. To clean simply wipe the glass and write again!I always have plenty of offcuts lying around in the workshop just in case I come...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:51:41 PDT
Bottle-Bottom Tea Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Bottom-Tea-Light/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 11:01:01 PDT
DIY Handmade table lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Handmade-table-lamp/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 04:52:31 PDT
Birch frame with floating photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Birch-frame-with-floating-photos/
Birch frame with floating photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/LAM9/ICACJ84Y/FWXLAM9ICACJ84Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/LAM9/ICACJ84Y/FWXLAM9ICACJ84Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/LAM9/ICACJ84Y/FWXLAM9ICACJ84Y.SMALL.jpg David Catriel I love heading out into the mountains, going for a good hike, and enjoying the views. I've also wondered several times if there was anything I could do with birch since it's such a beautiful wood with all the paper-like peeling bark, and this weekend I messed around a bit with one idea. A way to put...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 15:54:23 PDT
Custom string-lights with Silhouette Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-string-lights-with-Silhouette-Cameo/
Custom string-lights with Silhouette Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/H89R/IC6I9LWH/FW8H89RIC6I9LWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/H89R/IC6I9LWH/FW8H89RIC6I9LWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/H89R/IC6I9LWH/FW8H89RIC6I9LWH.SMALL.jpg erin0212 The Silhouette Portrait makes it easy to add custom pierced lanterns to string lights. Design your lights There are lots of templates for the Silhouette - free and for a small charge. I picked a pyramid box from http://www.birdscards.com/pyramid-box/ You can download the template directly into y...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 11:12:32 PDT
Boho Home Decor Projects! http://www.instructables.com/id/Plaster-of-Paris-Home-Decor-Projects/
Boho Home Decor Projects! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/NSNH/IC37DYW6/F3QNSNHIC37DYW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/NSNH/IC37DYW6/F3QNSNHIC37DYW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/NSNH/IC37DYW6/F3QNSNHIC37DYW6.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make these 3 beautiful projects with one simple silicone mold (got mine at the 99c store) and some plaster of Paris! Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Silicone flower moldAmericana Acrylic Neon Paints E-6000 Glue DecoArt Triple Thick Gloss Glaze Simple Mirror Plaster of Paris Drill w...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:53:18 PDT
Rainbow Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Projector/
Rainbow Projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/WFEN/IC2A5DYR/FHXWFENIC2A5DYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/WFEN/IC2A5DYR/FHXWFENIC2A5DYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/WFEN/IC2A5DYR/FHXWFENIC2A5DYR.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci Rainbow ProjectorThere is nothing quite like the majesty and splender of a huge vivid rainbow on a bright day after a storm. Unfortunately rainbows seem to be more than a little uncooperative when trying to coax them indoors. All I wanted was nature's splash of multicolored light on the ceiling. B...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 23:55:19 PDT
small bathroom makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/small-bathroom-makeover/
small bathroom makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/ZHEL/IC0VFJ3L/FA7ZHELIC0VFJ3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/ZHEL/IC0VFJ3L/FA7ZHELIC0VFJ3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/ZHEL/IC0VFJ3L/FA7ZHELIC0VFJ3L.SMALL.jpg Diogo Granato I have this small bathroom in my house, kind of an extra bathroom. I wanted to have a bathroom for myself apart from my wife's bathroom. So I just needed to upgrade this one. Nothing fancy, just make it presentable. Tools gluedrillertico tico sawvarnishsanderclamps Sink I started by adding a s...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 10:53:32 PDT
Donut Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Donut-Coasters/
Donut Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/6ME1/IBYWYGNU/F7L6ME1IBYWYGNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/6ME1/IBYWYGNU/F7L6ME1IBYWYGNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/6ME1/IBYWYGNU/F7L6ME1IBYWYGNU.SMALL.jpg amandarachlee This is a fun and quirky way to avoid spills and coffee rings! Plus who doesn't love a good sprinkled donut? Anyone with a soul that's who.I'll be showing you how to make these donut coasters. Although this DIY is simple, it turns out great and you can definitely get creative with it! I made these...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:27:27 PDT
Metal yard decoration cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-yard-decoration-cat/
Metal yard decoration cat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/KHWO/IC0VENKM/F6HKHWOIC0VENKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/KHWO/IC0VENKM/F6HKHWOIC0VENKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/KHWO/IC0VENKM/F6HKHWOIC0VENKM.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard This is how we made this :) Make a template We used a decoration cat that we already had but you can print somthing on a paper. Cut the template Be careful, it can chope your damn finger. Sand sharp edges You don't want it to be sharp and cut everyone who will try to pet the metal cat... ha...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 06:23:18 PDT
pimp up the lavatory http://www.instructables.com/id/pimp-up-the-lavatory/
pimp up the lavatory - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/5PXV/IBYWZ66M/FN55PXVIBYWZ66M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/5PXV/IBYWZ66M/FN55PXVIBYWZ66M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/5PXV/IBYWZ66M/FN55PXVIBYWZ66M.SMALL.jpg Diogo Granato This was a simple DIY project to make the lavatory sink look cool. Shelf I used a nice clear wood to make a simple shelf with an compartment to store lavatory stuff like towels soaps...the compartment is the most complicated part of the project, because the shelf is just a wood board sanded an...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 14:14:55 PDT
Wooden Log Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Log-Sign/
Wooden Log Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/OKVP/IBXMKIVJ/FIAOKVPIBXMKIVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/OKVP/IBXMKIVJ/FIAOKVPIBXMKIVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/OKVP/IBXMKIVJ/FIAOKVPIBXMKIVJ.SMALL.jpg shai.rotbard This is how to make a wooden home sign out of log :) Find a good log, cut it to half and smooth it Sand and paint the half-log I decided to paint it in dark paint.Make sure the paint is good for wood and protects it from wet. Make a template I wrote my family name on it. Cut with a Dreme...
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:22:15 PDT
Making Faux PVC Bamboo http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Faux-PVC-Bamboo/
Making Faux PVC Bamboo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/CXX5/IBW261T3/FLQCXX5IBW261T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/CXX5/IBW261T3/FLQCXX5IBW261T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/CXX5/IBW261T3/FLQCXX5IBW261T3.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I love it when a project comes together! I got the idea for this project about four hours ago and now I'm posting it.It all started with zaphodd42's Make PVC Look Like Wood instructable. I use PVC in a lot of projects and I'd never thought of using this approach. I was reading the comments and someo...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 18:34:55 PDT
Small Rental Balcony Makeover: before and after http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Balcony-Makeover-before-and-after/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 13:44:20 PDT
Craftables Ep. 1: Donkey Kong Shelf with Perler Beads http://www.instructables.com/id/Craftables-1-How-to-Make-a-Donkey-Kong-Themed-Shel/
Craftables Ep. 1: Donkey Kong Shelf with Perler Beads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/5IA1/IBXMMY3R/F3O5IA1IBXMMY3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/5IA1/IBXMMY3R/F3O5IA1IBXMMY3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/5IA1/IBXMMY3R/F3O5IA1IBXMMY3R.SMALL.jpg Kavalon80 Hello, everyone! Welcome to my second instructable! (I'm still young, so please don't be rude) Today I am going to show you how to make a Donkey Kong themed shelf with Perler Beads.Mom says: "We're not making the whole shelf with Perler beads, just using Perler beads to accent and upcycle an old woo...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 11:45:24 PDT
Clock Makeover - From meh :( to colorful clock :) http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-Makeover-From-meh-to-colorful-clock-/
Clock Makeover - From meh :( to colorful clock :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/WPHN/IBUXKZ2I/FEQWPHNIBUXKZ2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/WPHN/IBUXKZ2I/FEQWPHNIBUXKZ2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/WPHN/IBUXKZ2I/FEQWPHNIBUXKZ2I.SMALL.jpg Vikalpah We got a pretty clock as gift for our wedding by one of my friend. My husband was telling that the clock was pretty hard ;) to see the time from a distance as it has a dark background. I said I will do some makeover and make it better. When I was going through the high low list column of HGTV magazi...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 11:54:19 PDT
Soffit picture frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Soffit-picture-frame/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 23:20:41 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-ULTIMATE-LIGHT-BULB-WALL-HOOK/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
Tiny Faux Taxidermy http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Faux-Taxidermy/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:41:24 PDT
Knock-off metallic mirror frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Knock-off-metallic-mirror-frame/
Knock-off metallic mirror frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/ZDRE/IBT796JU/F1QZDREIBT796JU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/ZDRE/IBT796JU/F1QZDREIBT796JU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/ZDRE/IBT796JU/F1QZDREIBT796JU.SMALL.jpg dezine Megan at 'the homes I have made' transformed her bedroom with painted furniture and new accessories. What I found striking in this room setting is the metallic silver mirror. Bought for over $120 (R1000), you can easily make this beautiful mirror at a fraction of the cost with a few materials and su...
By: dezine

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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 05:03:14 PDT
DIY Backlit Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Backlit-Poster/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 07:24:36 PDT
Copper City Skyline Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-City-Skyline-Wall-Art/
Copper City Skyline Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J3U9/IBOX1QE5/F06J3U9IBOX1QE5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J3U9/IBOX1QE5/F06J3U9IBOX1QE5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J3U9/IBOX1QE5/F06J3U9IBOX1QE5.SMALL.jpg thekites I am moving away from my home of the past five years, Glasgow. As a result I have been feeling very sentimental and thought that I would make something to hang on the wall and remind me of my favourite city! I chose copper as the material for this project because the colours fit so well with two pro...
By: thekites

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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 02:00:58 PDT
Photo Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Candle-1/
Photo Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/8DNX/IBNHHZSI/FV48DNXIBNHHZSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/8DNX/IBNHHZSI/FV48DNXIBNHHZSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/8DNX/IBNHHZSI/FV48DNXIBNHHZSI.SMALL.jpg One80Bits Another cheap, easy & unique gift for those who have everything! Plus the process is quite peaceful & hypnotic ;) Please note this Instructable uses a hair dryer & you will need to take extra care to avoid fire or burn hazards around you whilst working - if you need to take a break or if anything fe...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 05:10:30 PDT
DIY simple buttercream frosting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-simple-buttercream-frosting/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 20:58:55 PDT
Butterfly origami wall decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-origami-wall-decor/
Butterfly origami wall decor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/KOUA/IBM23ADX/F7ZKOUAIBM23ADX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/KOUA/IBM23ADX/F7ZKOUAIBM23ADX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/KOUA/IBM23ADX/F7ZKOUAIBM23ADX.SMALL.jpg Praveena Ravishankar This post is on how to make a beautiful wall decor incorporating origami in butterfly shape. Materials required Color paper/Origami paper ScissorsDouble sided tape/one sided tap I chose 15cmx15cm. If you are using color paper, make sure you take a square paper. Its simple, just fold two diago...
By: Praveena Ravishankar

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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 07:18:37 PDT
Pallet Plant Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Plant-Stand/
Pallet Plant Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/N8NW/IBJTJOBI/FRFN8NWIBJTJOBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/N8NW/IBJTJOBI/FRFN8NWIBJTJOBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/N8NW/IBJTJOBI/FRFN8NWIBJTJOBI.SMALL.jpg Solidroque A fun and interesting design that doesn't take long to build. Cut your boards You will need 6 boards.1) 12" X 5 1/2" (The base)1) 2 1/2' X 5 1/2" (The stand)2) 11" X 5 1/2" (The upper shelves)2) 16" X 5 1/2" (The lower shelves) Cut the base slot Cut a 15 degree angle no deeper than 3/4 of the ...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:54:12 PDT
Picture Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Wheel/
Picture Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/6EAA/IBJTIP3Q/F9K6EAAIBJTIP3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/6EAA/IBJTIP3Q/F9K6EAAIBJTIP3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/6EAA/IBJTIP3Q/F9K6EAAIBJTIP3Q.SMALL.jpg bginoza Do you want a cool new peice of wall art that also has function?Who wouldn't?Make yourself a cool wheel to display pictures. It's awesome and it's easy :D Gather materials All you need is:Primerpaint color of your choiceclear coattire with rim Clean Make sure that your tire is clean. If you t...
By: bginoza

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:22:08 PDT
Independence Day Door Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Independence-Day-Door-Wreath/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:00:08 PDT
Copper pipe photo frames http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-pipe-photo-frames/
Copper pipe photo frames - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/6S4V/IBDI3VUB/F3E6S4VIBDI3VUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/6S4V/IBDI3VUB/F3E6S4VIBDI3VUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/6S4V/IBDI3VUB/F3E6S4VIBDI3VUB.SMALL.jpg David Catriel I'm always looking out for unusual projects to work on, and for a while I'd been thinking about the copper pipes you can get from the plumbing section at the hardware store. Combined with the 90 degree elbows and "T" connectors, they can make for a fairly interesting Lego type set where pipes can be...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 07:32:47 PDT
Rainbow Metallic Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Metallic-Wall-Art/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:57:20 PDT
Colorful Wood Pallet Wall and Sliding Barn Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Colorful-Wood-Pallet-Wall-and-Sliding-Door/
Colorful Wood Pallet Wall and Sliding Barn Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/UX6X/IBC2GJQ5/FIYUX6XIBC2GJQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/UX6X/IBC2GJQ5/FIYUX6XIBC2GJQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/UX6X/IBC2GJQ5/FIYUX6XIBC2GJQ5.SMALL.jpg David Yakos Wanting to decorate our Salient Technologies office, we tore into some free pallets, splashed on some color and hung them up. Hopefully this will help inspire some other creative spaces. Disassemble pallets Do not try to pull apart wit ha crowbar and hammer.... unless you are just trying to make ...
By: David Yakos

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:51:52 PDT
Wooden Geodes http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Geodes/
Wooden Geodes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/DAT7/IBC28A5R/FE5DAT7IBC28A5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/DAT7/IBC28A5R/FE5DAT7IBC28A5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/DAT7/IBC28A5R/FE5DAT7IBC28A5R.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura These small decorative wooden geodes are a super cute way to brighten up small spaces in your home. I made these guys a while back to fit in the spaces between my books and plants in the shelves around our living room.I made these with paints and scrap wood that were just lying around the shop. In t...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:47:48 PDT
Woven Tapestry For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Tapestry-For-Beginners/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:26:44 PDT
Cedar Succulent Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Succulent-Planter/
Cedar Succulent Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/EXIR/IBA6X1QU/FB5EXIRIBA6X1QU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/EXIR/IBA6X1QU/FB5EXIRIBA6X1QU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/EXIR/IBA6X1QU/FB5EXIRIBA6X1QU.SMALL.jpg andrea.arzensek Make this lovely succulent planter out of 3x3 cedar plank. Cut Your Stock to Length I had 1000mm (40'') long piece of 3x3 cedar so I cut in in half to make two of these.You can make it any length you need/like.Preferably use rot resistant wood for this project.If you can't find or buy it you can...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 20:58:52 PDT
3D Printed Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Lantern/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:51:07 PDT
Duct Tape Succulents and Faux Pinch Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Succulents-and-Faux-Pinch-Pots/
Duct Tape Succulents and Faux Pinch Pots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/4PWY/IB8IHZIB/FCW4PWYIB8IHZIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/4PWY/IB8IHZIB/FCW4PWYIB8IHZIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/4PWY/IB8IHZIB/FCW4PWYIB8IHZIB.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano If you have a black thumb like I do, these colorful duct succulents are the perfect plant for you! Make them in any color to match your decor. Create the pinch pots with recycled plastic bottles! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need Duct tape in various colorsDecorative paper (s...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:21:14 PDT
Giant 3-D Papercraft Space Invaders http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-3-D-Papercraft-Space-Invaders/
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 07:09:46 PDT
$1 Fix for Saggy Couch Cushions http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Fix-for-Saggy-Couch-Cushions/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 21:30:43 PDT
Make A Paper Birthday Banner http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Paper-Birthday-Banner/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:27:44 PDT
Pallet Desktop Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Desktop-Planters/
Pallet Desktop Planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/Z79V/IB22K28F/FWXZ79VIB22K28F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/Z79V/IB22K28F/FWXZ79VIB22K28F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/Z79V/IB22K28F/FWXZ79VIB22K28F.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel What are they? They are desktop planter boxes, ready to be filled with plants ranging from succulents to moss and even to mini bamboo. Pretty self-explanatory.Mine were made out of pallets as to fit the style of my desk (a pallet desk of course!). It certainly looks very nice on my desk. And yes it ...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:51:49 PDT