Instructables: exploring - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:52:50 PST BLOX v1.01 Harry Potter Bookend http://www.instructables.com/id/Hogwarts-Express-Bookend-Harry-Potter-Aparador-de-/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:10:47 PST
Lantern Corps Holiday Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Lantern-Corps-Holiday-Lights/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:07:32 PST
LEDCube http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDCube/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 13:41:01 PST
Sparkleball (no-melt) for the Holidays! http://www.instructables.com/id/no-melt-Sparkleball/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2008 13:56:19 PST
Artist Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Artist-Pillows/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 05:52:34 PST
Falcon On the Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Falcon-On-the-Wall/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:50:10 PST
Oyster Shell Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Oyster-Shell-Tiles/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:31:15 PST
Faux Zinc painting project http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Zinc-painting-project/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 17:30:15 PST
Colorful Room Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Colorful-Room-Update/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:45:29 PST
Painted "Bokeh Lights" Magnetic Art (from old cookie sheets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Bokeh-Lights-Magnetic-Art-from-old-cookie-/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:33:01 PST
Wooden Stake Album Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Stake-Album-Hanger/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 21:28:47 PST
Painting with Texture: Less-Than-Monochrome Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-with-Texture-Less-Than-Monochrome-Wall-De/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 05:40:39 PST
Ikea Hack: City Light http://www.instructables.com/id/City-Light/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:38:50 PST
How to make an Awesome design lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Awesome-design-lamp/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:22:51 PST
Holiday Lantern Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Lantern-Decorations/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 19:17:48 PST
Trompe L'oeil Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Trompe-Loeil-Door/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 18:42:57 PST
Easy, Elegant Air Plant Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Elegant-Air-Plant-Ornament/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 17:51:50 PST
Artful Fences http://www.instructables.com/id/Artful-Fences/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:57:25 PST
How To Make A Death Star Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Death-Star-Christmas-Ornament/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:31:43 PST
DIY Airplant Terrarium and Sculpey Cow Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Airplant-Terrarium-and-Sculpey-Cow-Skull/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:19:19 PST
Tattooed Plaster Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Tattooed-Plaster-Hands/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:52:42 PST
Lower Your Energy Bill With Chic Insulated Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/Lower-Your-Energy-Bill-With-Chic-Insulated-Curtain/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:22:11 PST
Faux Talavera Tile Backsplash http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Talavera-Tile-Backsplash/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:39:55 PST
DIY Decorative Wall Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Decorative-Wall-Panels/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:55:54 PST
How to Set a Formal Dinner Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-a-Formal-Dinner-Table/
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 22:40:18 PST
Faux Coral Centerpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Coral-Centerpiece/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 06:30:48 PST
How to build the "Proof That Tony Stark Has a Heart" gift box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-Proof-That-Tony-Stark-Has-a-Heart/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:37:12 PST
Renew the look of an old wardrobe http://www.instructables.com/id/Renew-the-look-of-an-old-wardrobe/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 06:17:47 PST
Circuit Board Wall Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Wall-Design/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:08:29 PST
DIY Wall Pop Art http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wall-Pop-Art/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 13:39:19 PST
Origami Flower Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Flower-Garland/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 15:14:56 PST
Easy silhouette/murals. no talent needed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-silhouettemurals-no-talent-needed/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:23:40 PDT
Let's Make your own vinyl wall decals http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-your-own-vinyl-wall-decals/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:08:21 PDT
Dremmel Carved Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dremmel-Carved-Pumpkin/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:19:30 PDT
Making 9,000 Grow Spheres http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-9000-Grow-Spheres/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:07:42 PDT
Transform a Small Space Using Mosaics (Part 2 of Mosaic Space) http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-Small-Space-Using-Mosaics-Part-2-of-Mo/
Transform a Small Space Using Mosaics (Part 2 of Mosaic Space) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/X7KC/I1QXTRWQ/FIDX7KCI1QXTRWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/X7KC/I1QXTRWQ/FIDX7KCI1QXTRWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/X7KC/I1QXTRWQ/FIDX7KCI1QXTRWQ.SMALL.jpg Carebearmom Do you have a space in your basement or maybe an old messy closet that you need to transform or fix up?We did, and it was under our basement stairs. While my husband had transformed most of our basement into a padded play area for our two girls, we still had this unsightly closet space to deal with...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:58:56 PDT
Werewolf DIY Throw Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Werewolf-DIY-Throw-Pillow/
Werewolf DIY Throw Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/XPQX/I1OU549M/FR5XPQXI1OU549M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/XPQX/I1OU549M/FR5XPQXI1OU549M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/XPQX/I1OU549M/FR5XPQXI1OU549M.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Keep a werewolf in your living room this Halloween without the worries of potty training and damaged furniture! If this little guy looks familiar, then you may have seen the Halloween episode of the short-lived craft competition show "Craft Wars" on TLC back in 2012. I made a version of this werewo...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:15:43 PDT
Wolverine Claws Through The Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wolverine-Claws-Through-The-Wall/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:21:49 PDT
DIY T-Shirt Jersey Shag Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-T-Shirt-Jersey-Shag-Rug/
DIY T-Shirt Jersey Shag Rug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/UWSX/I169J94C/FU0UWSXI169J94C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/UWSX/I169J94C/FU0UWSXI169J94C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/UWSX/I169J94C/FU0UWSXI169J94C.SMALL.jpg lanavonhaught So easy to make, it just takes a bit of time. Gather your materials Rugs are soooo expensive, and often don't come in the exact size or color you want. If you are like me and enjoy winding down at the end of the day with a mindless, repetitive project, this is perfect for you...it's a lot like kn...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:32:29 PDT
Peony- 3in1 fruit basket & decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Peony-3in1-fruit-basket-decoration/
Peony- 3in1 fruit basket & decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/HHZ3/I1941RZP/FW7HHZ3I1941RZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/HHZ3/I1941RZP/FW7HHZ3I1941RZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/HHZ3/I1941RZP/FW7HHZ3I1941RZP.SMALL.jpg tyc012 If you need a beautiful and useful decoration, if you addict in puzzle game, that's a good idea to delight your home. peony is fruit basket set with three layers. You can separate to use or put it together, flexible use as you want. The elegant design not like ordinary 3D puzzles, it's more difficul...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:38:12 PDT
Painting Murals on your Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Murals-on-your-Wall/
Painting Murals on your Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/ZE9Q/I15L6R0G/F4CZE9QI15L6R0G.SMALL.jpg MrThomas303 Hi everyoneDoes your room lack flare or just look plain boring? Why not give it an artistic overhaul! This instructable will go over all the steps I took to spruce up my boring wall in my room. Hopefully by following these simple steps you can wow your friends and be the envy of your siblings. Wha...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 PDT
Silhouette Forest Wall Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Forest-Wall-Mural/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:49:11 PDT
Thumbprint wedding tree. http://www.instructables.com/id/Thumbprint-wedding-tree/
Thumbprint wedding tree. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/V44O/I169B7A5/F10V44OI169B7A5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/V44O/I169B7A5/F10V44OI169B7A5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/V44O/I169B7A5/F10V44OI169B7A5.SMALL.jpg intructable This instructable will show you how to create a thumbprint wedding tree by using simple art materials.The thumbprint wedding tree is a nice way to get memory of every guest of a wedding (or a birthday, or whatever party you want) by collecting their thumbprints. You can use it instead of a book, and...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:26:30 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
Custom Switch covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5PNK/I155KEHV/FBX5PNKI155KEHV.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Spice up those boring old plain white light switch plate covers! Make your own! The beauty of making your own is that you can choose the image, the layout, and the colors as well as totally amaze your kids with your awesomeness.You will need: 1. Switch covers (I buy over-sized white plastic ones at...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:57:14 PDT
Faux-Bronze Crow Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Bronze-Crow-Statue/
Faux-Bronze Crow Statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/83TX/I0TW1W8U/FI983TXI0TW1W8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/83TX/I0TW1W8U/FI983TXI0TW1W8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/83TX/I0TW1W8U/FI983TXI0TW1W8U.SMALL.jpg davidandora I live in a gated courtyard building in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood. We have two columns at our entryway that I wanted to design large, realistic, but thematic statuary for their tops during the Halloween season. I also love crows, and that classic Edgar Allen Poe- haunted aesthetic. I think they ...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 21:08:56 PDT
Captain America Shield Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Shield-Wall-Decoration/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 04:03:25 PDT
Beautiful Backsplash http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Backsplash/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:29:10 PDT
Comic Onomatopoeia Fridge Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Onomatopoeia-Fridge-Magnet/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:34:15 PDT
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Tiny-Betta-Tank/
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/8UCQ/I0462HXN/FC78UCQI0462HXN.SMALL.jpg mmmelroy This is the home of Falcor, my work companion. It's Been Awhile This tank has survived for almost 2 years. My elephant ear betta seems to enjoy it as much as can be expected. Aquisitions I only needed a few things:--A glass container-- some gravel substrate-- a moss ball Marimo--live plant of...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:48:18 PDT
Sugar Skull Flameless Votives http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Flameless-Votives/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:13:23 PDT