Instructables: exploring - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 4 May 2016 02:58:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 11 Bouquets That Will Never Wilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bouquets-That-Will-Never-Wilt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/BL4L/INRZG497/FE3BL4LINRZG497.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/BL4L/INRZG497/FE3BL4LINRZG497.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/BL4L/INRZG497/FE3BL4LINRZG497.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Give your loved one the gift of beautiful flowers that will never wilt!Whether you quill, crochet, carve, or hammer your bouquet, it will be appreciated for years to come. And it is extra special because you made it yourself. DIY Swirly Paper Flowers Crochet Your Wedding Bouquet Copper Ros...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 15:47:50 PDT
Purple Rain, Purple Rain! (Cloud) http://www.instructables.com/id/Purple-Rain-Purple-Rain-Cloud/
Purple Rain, Purple Rain! (Cloud) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/9BPK/INQBJX2Q/F469BPKINQBJX2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/9BPK/INQBJX2Q/F469BPKINQBJX2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/9BPK/INQBJX2Q/F469BPKINQBJX2Q.SMALL.jpg sclements3 A nice big nightlight or room accent! Materials You can find just about everything at Dollar Tree!Purple transparent cups (about 20)Battery String LED Lights (10 bulbs)Hot Glue Gun and about 20 sticksStuffing (if from Dollar Tree, you'll have to dismantle a few stuffed animals)Purple string of be...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 22:20:44 PDT
《 ACTION FIGURE LAMP 》 http://www.instructables.com/id/-ACTION-FIGURE-LAMP-/
《 ACTION FIGURE LAMP 》 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/RZY6/INNGN434/FWKRZY6INNGN434.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/RZY6/INNGN434/FWKRZY6INNGN434.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/RZY6/INNGN434/FWKRZY6INNGN434.SMALL.jpg schristopher3 Cheap way to reuse old toys FUN! Materials Most of the Materials I already had but incase you didnt this is what you'll need:1.Lamp(Goodwill $2.50)2.Toys(Any will do I went for a Star Wars theme $10.00)3.Spray Paint(METALLIC Gold or Silver, White)4.Hot Glue Gun($8.00)-Tweezers-Hobby Razor Disas...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:40:44 PDT
Cement Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Cement-Vase/
Cement Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/MQN6/INM7QO9N/FV4MQN6INM7QO9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/MQN6/INM7QO9N/FV4MQN6INM7QO9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/MQN6/INM7QO9N/FV4MQN6INM7QO9N.SMALL.jpg tangytinge I feel extremely joyful when I create things on my own. This time I wanted to experiment with cement. I created a vase with it using an old plastic bottle. Though I did go wrong at places, the end result came out beautifully. Here is an instructable explaining my process, and the places where I wen...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:26:14 PDT
Antler and Rawhide Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Antler-and-Rawhide-Coat-Rack/
Antler and Rawhide Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/QKWF/INM7O3KK/FDWQKWFINM7O3KK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/QKWF/INM7O3KK/FDWQKWFINM7O3KK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/QKWF/INM7O3KK/FDWQKWFINM7O3KK.SMALL.jpg jonesaw I wanted to make something with the shed elk antlers we found this year and I was also getting a little sick of using every doorknob in the house as a coat hanger(since winter refuses to end and we still can't put the coats away yet), so this is what I came up with. Materials For this one you wi...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:22:53 PDT
Side Table Makeover with Adult Colouring Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Table-Makeover-With-Adult-Colouring-Book/
Side Table Makeover with Adult Colouring Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/54SC/INM7MS90/F6V54SCINM7MS90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/54SC/INM7MS90/F6V54SCINM7MS90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/54SC/INM7MS90/F6V54SCINM7MS90.SMALL.jpg toDIYfor Very simple way to create a custom piece of furniture with your own art work! Check out the **FULL VIDEO TUTORIAL ABOVE** Materials Adult Colouring book of choicePencil crayonsScissorsMod PodgeSponge BrushPiece of furniture you are recovering *I had previously painted my table white* Colouring ...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:58:33 PDT
Geometric Prism Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Prism-Decor/
Geometric Prism Decor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/K0U3/INM7MUVD/FFWK0U3INM7MUVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/K0U3/INM7MUVD/FFWK0U3INM7MUVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/K0U3/INM7MUVD/FFWK0U3INM7MUVD.SMALL.jpg toDIYfor Very inexpensive way to jump on this popular trend right now!**Check out the FULL TUTORIAL ABOVE** Materials StrawsSpray paint colour of choiceScissorsFishing line/thin wire Prepare Straws Cut off the bendy part of all your strawsCreate 10 long lengths and 2 medium lengths **You can experiment...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:04:28 PDT
Dino Magnets & Starburst Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Dino-Magnets-Starburst-Mirror/
Dino Magnets & Starburst Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/F2O6/INM7MZ62/FY9F2O6INM7MZ62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/F2O6/INM7MZ62/FY9F2O6INM7MZ62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/F2O6/INM7MZ62/FY9F2O6INM7MZ62.SMALL.jpg toDIYfor Simple decor piece made with items from the dollar store!**Watch the FULL TUTORIAL ABOVE** Dino Magnets: Materials Plastic dinosaurSharp knifeGold spray paintMagnet stripsHot glue gunScissors Cut and Paint Cut the dinosaur in half Spray paint entire dinosaur Add Magnet Because it was hollow...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:00:11 PDT
DIY Purple Concrete Votives http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Purple-Concrete-Votives/
DIY Purple Concrete Votives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/HS18/INHOOKPC/FZSHS18INHOOKPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/HS18/INHOOKPC/FZSHS18INHOOKPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/HS18/INHOOKPC/FZSHS18INHOOKPC.SMALL.jpg Amiegeddon In honor of His Royal Badness, Prince, we've made purple concrete votives. Here's how you can make yours! Materials List You will need petroleum jelly, a large disposable cup, a smaller disposable cup, a few stir sticks and concrete. I'm using DCI Concrete Overlay due to the faster cure time (rou...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:47:39 PDT
CLOCK OUT OF LOG http://www.instructables.com/id/CLOCK-OUT-OF-LOG/
CLOCK OUT OF LOG - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/S4NO/INBZ17U2/F3LS4NOINBZ17U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/S4NO/INBZ17U2/F3LS4NOINBZ17U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/S4NO/INBZ17U2/F3LS4NOINBZ17U2.SMALL.jpg DIY ZE Here is a quick weekend project for you. Make a clock out of log. This is a simple version of it, but you can get really creative with it. To save you some time going through all steps I've made a video.[WATCH VIDEO]Subscribe to my YouTube channel DIY ZE Get a slice of log I went to forest and pi...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 03:36:41 PDT
Multicolored Frozen Rose LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolored-Frozen-Rose-LED-Light/
Multicolored Frozen Rose LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/5RKV/INDGKQOB/F375RKVINDGKQOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/5RKV/INDGKQOB/F375RKVINDGKQOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/5RKV/INDGKQOB/F375RKVINDGKQOB.SMALL.jpg ThirdEarthDesign I created this project to add a little sparkle to the dining table when having a romantic meal with the girlfriend at home. Taking inspiration from the Enchanted Rose in Disney's Beauty and the Beast, it consists of a block of ice with a real rose encased inside. The ice is illuminated by a short st...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 05:56:13 PDT
How to Paint Glass and Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-Glass-and-Metal/
How to Paint Glass and Metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/QMBV/IN35RXUX/F3WQMBVIN35RXUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/QMBV/IN35RXUX/F3WQMBVIN35RXUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/QMBV/IN35RXUX/F3WQMBVIN35RXUX.SMALL.jpg Country Chic Paint Do you have a glass or metal project that you’d like to paint? Maybe you have a shiny, smooth surface that you’re worried about tackling. Come see this tutorial to learn our tips and tricks for getting better adhesion on smooth surfaces!In this tutorial company co-founder, Rosanne will paint and dis...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 09:03:57 PDT
How to Make a Metal Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Metal-Tree/
How to Make a Metal Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/M8AJ/IN35RYAO/FP1M8AJIN35RYAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/M8AJ/IN35RYAO/FP1M8AJIN35RYAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/M8AJ/IN35RYAO/FP1M8AJIN35RYAO.SMALL.jpg dfletch For this instructable, I chose to make a metal tree out of some coat hangers. It can be used for Halloween, or just around the house. I do suggest that you include it with other decorations, as it may look odd if not. Materials Needle nose pliersWire cutters tape Tin foil2 metal coat hangers Cu...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 09:14:45 PDT
String Butterfly ( String - Nail Art ) http://www.instructables.com/id/String-Butterfly-String-Nail-Art-/
String Butterfly ( String - Nail Art ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/FY7D/INAJLJZ8/F0BFY7DINAJLJZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/FY7D/INAJLJZ8/F0BFY7DINAJLJZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/FY7D/INAJLJZ8/F0BFY7DINAJLJZ8.SMALL.jpg ankursingh1939 If you like this instructable, please vote for this in STRING CHALLENGE & FIRST TIME AUTHOR CONTEST 2016Do you want a create a masterpiece ? You can create custom art for your home with tools and materials that are available at just about any hardware store. Whatever we do, the result of this projec...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 05:53:40 PDT
Zelda coffee table tiled mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Coffee-Table-Tiled-Mosaic/
Zelda coffee table tiled mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Y4JM/IN88MGUB/F0OY4JMIN88MGUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Y4JM/IN88MGUB/F0OY4JMIN88MGUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Y4JM/IN88MGUB/F0OY4JMIN88MGUB.SMALL.jpg nancianna The iconic Hyrule crest from the Zelda games, now in coffee table form! This is my first Instructable, so let me know if anything needs clarification or you have any other suggestions. This is also my first time working with tile, so my methods may not be the best, but it's what worked for me!Supp...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:32:18 PDT
String and Nail Art `World Map´ http://www.instructables.com/id/String-and-Nail-Art-World-Map/
String and Nail Art `World Map´ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/BPRR/IN69D2YY/FOKBPRRIN69D2YY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/BPRR/IN69D2YY/FOKBPRRIN69D2YY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/BPRR/IN69D2YY/FOKBPRRIN69D2YY.SMALL.jpg He Se This is my version of a Nail and String Art ´World Map`. What you need Here is what you need for this world map:- plywood (or any other wood) (make sure that it is at least 1 cm thick)- string - nails- hammer*I used 200gr of nails, 200m string and a piece of wood (about 40*60 cm) Find a motif a...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 06:39:39 PDT
Trash-to-Treasure Marquee Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-to-Treasure-Marquee-Letters/
Trash-to-Treasure Marquee Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JS7B/IN233WY0/FGFJS7BIN233WY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JS7B/IN233WY0/FGFJS7BIN233WY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JS7B/IN233WY0/FGFJS7BIN233WY0.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Turn discarded styrofoam packaging into beautiful 3-D marquee letters! I used GraphicStock.com for scrapbook paper patterns to print out from my home computer to cover these. Watch the video tutorial here! Stuff you'll need Printed patterns from GraphicStock.comStyrofoam Styrofoam Cutter Lar...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 16:07:55 PDT
Light-up Boho Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Boho-Chandelier/
Light-up Boho Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/AP6P/IN233XLH/FTTAP6PIN233XLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/AP6P/IN233XLH/FTTAP6PIN233XLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/AP6P/IN233XLH/FTTAP6PIN233XLH.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make a light-up boho chandelier with a tomato cage and Osram Lightify Gardenspot Mini lights. The chandelier can change colors with the swipe of your smart phone! Watch the short video tutorial here! Stuff you'll need Large tomato cage3 yards sheer cream fabric 3 yards lace cream fabric La...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 16:11:38 PDT
Eggshell LED Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Eggshell-LED-Chandelier/
Eggshell LED Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/GXWL/IN236RMN/F3CGXWLIN236RMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/GXWL/IN236RMN/F3CGXWLIN236RMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/GXWL/IN236RMN/F3CGXWLIN236RMN.SMALL.jpg taifur When I saw the Egg Contest in instructables's contest page I decided to make something using the egg specially using the eggshell. I was thinking and finally I decided to make a LED chandelier using eggshell. Last weekend I made it. Now, I want to share it here. I used 4 V LED strip and 4 V lead-aci...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 02:27:56 PDT
Homemade Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Artwork/
Homemade Artwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/XODJ/IMY41FMS/FU9XODJIMY41FMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/XODJ/IMY41FMS/FU9XODJIMY41FMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/XODJ/IMY41FMS/FU9XODJIMY41FMS.SMALL.jpg stevereiser A Little BackgroundI saw an idea online to use a shower curtain to create some sweet wall art. Using these steps you could re-purpose or use a new shower or window curtain with a print that you like. Or you can hit up the fabric store and find something different. In the end I couldn't find a sho...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 18:09:24 PDT
Alien Ship & Glowstick Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Alien-Ship-Glowstick-Decoration/
Alien Ship & Glowstick Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/EZ6U/IMUVVA8B/F9XEZ6UIMUVVA8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/EZ6U/IMUVVA8B/F9XEZ6UIMUVVA8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/EZ6U/IMUVVA8B/F9XEZ6UIMUVVA8B.SMALL.jpg glq This is a fun sci if decoration. Sorry for the upside down photos and poor photo quality--it's my first instructable! Materials 2 tart pie shells1 plastic shot glass 1 chenille stick cut in half1 alien figure (one shown is glow in the dark, sold in pack of 12 at party supply store)Scissors (or so...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 20:03:20 PDT
Painted Dipped Basket Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Dipped-Basket-Tutorial/
Painted Dipped Basket Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/AG2X/IMRYUHGM/FX1AG2XIMRYUHGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/AG2X/IMRYUHGM/FX1AG2XIMRYUHGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/AG2X/IMRYUHGM/FX1AG2XIMRYUHGM.SMALL.jpg Country Chic Paint Do you have old, tacky baskets lying around? Make them beautiful again with this tutorial by Rachel from Maison de Pax! All of the products used in this tutorial can be found on our website at www.countrychicpaint.com.Hi Country Chic Paint fans! It’s Rachel again from Maison de Pax, and I am so happ...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 09:03:39 PDT
Valentine Book Bundles - Repurpose Old Books http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Book-Bundles-Repurpose-Old-Books/
Valentine Book Bundles - Repurpose Old Books - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/IF36/IMRYUI9T/FZCIF36IMRYUI9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/IF36/IMRYUI9T/FZCIF36IMRYUI9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/IF36/IMRYUI9T/FZCIF36IMRYUI9T.SMALL.jpg Country Chic Paint Looking to add a little love to your home for Valentine’s Day? Mary from Orphans With MakeUp will show you how to make these adorable vintage-inspired book bundles with Vintage Cupcake and Vanilla Frosting that are perfect for the season! All of the paint products used in this tutorial can be found ...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 09:18:01 PDT
Royal Rose Napkins:Folding Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Royal-Rose-NapkinsFolding-Tutorial/
Royal Rose Napkins:Folding Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/QY51/IMP634KK/F9IQY51IMP634KK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/QY51/IMP634KK/F9IQY51IMP634KK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/QY51/IMP634KK/F9IQY51IMP634KK.SMALL.jpg Glitz-InspireYourStyle You can take your dining table setup to the next level by having cloth napkins folded in a fun shape or design. Folded napkins can add an elevated and professional looking touch to place settings. This Easter I folded shaped rose napkins. Last Easter I did bunnies, but this year I wanted to try some...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 21:08:09 PDT
PartyBox http://www.instructables.com/id/PartyBox/
PartyBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/728C/IMNQQP1H/FW9728CIMNQQP1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/728C/IMNQQP1H/FW9728CIMNQQP1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/728C/IMNQQP1H/FW9728CIMNQQP1H.SMALL.jpg learningtank Sometimes it´s easier to collect money or nice words for the main character.With InkJet Printers, carton and some glue it´s easy done Make a Prototype... Use normal paper to get a feeling for size and proportions, and to discuss with the party gang Choose a nice background... Print 2 or 3 shee...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 05:59:34 PDT
Fabric Painting Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Painting-Tutorial/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 11:15:21 PDT
Artistic Decorative Outlet Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Artistic-Decorative-Outlet-Cover/
Artistic Decorative Outlet Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YFY4/IMK66SQM/FZTYFY4IMK66SQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YFY4/IMK66SQM/FZTYFY4IMK66SQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YFY4/IMK66SQM/FZTYFY4IMK66SQM.SMALL.jpg clydesimmons With many creative options, this outlet cover is simple to design and make. The idea came to me after I remodeled my kitchen. I wanted enough outlets so that I wouldn't need to search and unplug every time I used an outlet. So I installed several outlets in my kitchen. After the remodel was done, I ...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 22:45:44 PDT
glass gravel lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Gravel-Lamp/
glass gravel lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/QGZH/IMK64SCK/FBOQGZHIMK64SCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/QGZH/IMK64SCK/FBOQGZHIMK64SCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/QGZH/IMK64SCK/FBOQGZHIMK64SCK.SMALL.jpg Layer 8 I've found a PMMA pipe in the basement so what to do with such a expensive piece .One idea was to create a lamp out of the transparent pipe. So I've started to think about the possibilities.The result is a decorative lamp out of glass gravel. The first prototype I don't have any photo from the pr...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 13:33:19 PDT
Floating Frame for Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Frame-for-Canvas/
Floating Frame for Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/UNST/IMJEC02V/F3QUNSTIMJEC02V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/UNST/IMJEC02V/F3QUNSTIMJEC02V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/UNST/IMJEC02V/F3QUNSTIMJEC02V.SMALL.jpg paservank As simple a frame as I could make with what I had available. The idea is quite simple: cut four bits of recycled wood with mitred corners and join then with corner brackets that are also used to secure the painting. The main thing to keep in mind is that it is supposed to be a bit rustic, so don't w...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 04:39:20 PDT
How to Glaze Furniture in Any Color http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Glaze-Furniture-in-Any-Color/
How to Glaze Furniture in Any Color - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/O3R4/IMI0ZJ37/FD8O3R4IMI0ZJ37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/O3R4/IMI0ZJ37/FD8O3R4IMI0ZJ37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/O3R4/IMI0ZJ37/FD8O3R4IMI0ZJ37.SMALL.jpg Country Chic Paint Are you looking for a specific color that doesn't quite match anything from our line? Why not play around with mixing your own colors!In this tutorial we'll show you how to mix tints, shades, tones, and colors. If you'd rather watch a video, we also have a video tutorial available in the last step!A...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 08:34:43 PDT
Chalkboard doors http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalkboard-Doors/
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 14:51:54 PDT
Little Barn Door for Home Security http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Barn-Door-for-Home-Security/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:33:50 PDT
Indirect Lighting - Temperature Sensitive Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Indirect-Lighting-Temperature-Sensitive-Lamp/
Indirect Lighting - Temperature Sensitive Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/ZAGV/IMF3TIBC/F4HZAGVIMF3TIBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/ZAGV/IMF3TIBC/F4HZAGVIMF3TIBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/ZAGV/IMF3TIBC/F4HZAGVIMF3TIBC.SMALL.jpg TomR36 The idea was to make a lamp for the ceiling that indirectly lights the room with a colour, depending on the room temperature. So for example if the room is cold, I want a warm coloured light, and if it's hot, I want the light to cool me down visually.The project consists of two / three parts. The "l...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 12:42:44 PDT
Fabric "Canvas" Using Embroidery Hoops http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Canvas-Using-Embroidery-Hoops/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 20:15:40 PDT
Geometric Crystal Terrarium Out Of CD Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Geometric-Crystal-Terrarium-From-CD-Cases/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 16:14:21 PDT
Easter Egg Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-Egg-Stand/
Easter Egg Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/Q1E3/IM9G78TD/FDRQ1E3IM9G78TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/Q1E3/IM9G78TD/FDRQ1E3IM9G78TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/Q1E3/IM9G78TD/FDRQ1E3IM9G78TD.SMALL.jpg Rcmaster06 This is a very nice and simple Easter egg stand that only needs 2 ingredients Get Stuff The only stuff you need is multiple feet of 12 gauge wire( I found mine Brocken on the side of a road) a 6in section of 1 1/2 inch dowel or pipe maybe a pair of pliers wire cutters Measure In this step...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 13:15:33 PDT
How to Mix Paint Colors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Mix-Paint-Colors/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 13:58:04 PDT
3 Things To Make From Old License Plates http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Things-to-Make-From-Old-License-Plates/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 11:37:03 PDT
Easter Eggs that Glow and Change Color http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-Eggs-That-Glow-and-Change-Color/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 21:09:18 PDT
Super Mario papercut frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Papercut-Frame/
Super Mario papercut frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/LT1R/IM55ZB81/F7KLT1RIM55ZB81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/LT1R/IM55ZB81/F7KLT1RIM55ZB81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/LT1R/IM55ZB81/F7KLT1RIM55ZB81.SMALL.jpg DespinaV I have a friend who loves Super Mario and he recently had a baby boy. So, I decided to make him a Super Mario frame for his baby room! You'll need:1. Colored card stock paper at least 220 gr (110 lb), A4 size or larger. You'll need 5 different shades of green, 2 different shades of blue, two differe...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 06:15:04 PDT
Kids Room Wall Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Room-Wall-Decoration/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 09:59:25 PDT
Three Color Distressing http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Color-Distressing/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 12:56:34 PDT
Embroidery Thread Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidery-Thread-Easter-Eggs/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 20:03:11 PDT
Citronella Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Citronella-Candles/
Citronella Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/5WKY/ILSAZTCM/FON5WKYILSAZTCM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/5WKY/ILSAZTCM/FON5WKYILSAZTCM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/5WKY/ILSAZTCM/FON5WKYILSAZTCM.SMALL.jpg krivas Citronella candles to keep pesky bugs, like mosquitoes, away!You will need: unscented tea light candles citronella oil empty can+candle warmer/ double boiler (to melt candle wax) hot glueplastic bugs spray paint glass vase twigs, leaves, flowers water Melt Find a container you can use to melt c...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 23:56:45 PDT
Ice Lanterns ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ice-Lantern/
Ice Lanterns ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/NRKQ/ILJWSOS7/FDONRKQILJWSOS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/NRKQ/ILJWSOS7/FDONRKQILJWSOS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/NRKQ/ILJWSOS7/FDONRKQILJWSOS7.SMALL.jpg LaughingSkeleton We first saw these ice lanterns on a visit to the the quaint town of Otaru on the island of Hokkaido, Japan.I was fascinated and mesmerized by their beauty and simplicity, and right away tried to grasp how they were made.After struggling a bit with wrapping my mind around how to reverse engineer one...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 10:05:56 PDT
Jagged Alliance themed digital picture frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Jagged-Alliance-Themed-Digital-Picture-Frame/
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 00:04:54 PST
Broken Mirror Art! http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-Mirror-Art/
Broken Mirror Art! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/R40H/IMI0Z3HE/FY1R40HIMI0Z3HE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/R40H/IMI0Z3HE/FY1R40HIMI0Z3HE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/R40H/IMI0Z3HE/FY1R40HIMI0Z3HE.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 Nothing beats uniquely designed wall art to make a statement in your home decor, and everyone needs a good mirror (or two)! So here's the solution...Broken Mirror Art :) BREAK THAT MIRROR! Find a large mirror or two to break. Because I was making 3 large (2' x 3') pieces of art, I needed a lot of...
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 11:11:41 PST
DIY Industrial Chic Table Transformation! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Industrial-Chic-Table-Transformation/
DIY Industrial Chic Table Transformation! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/MU4M/ILMNE9YV/FIBMU4MILMNE9YV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/MU4M/ILMNE9YV/FIBMU4MILMNE9YV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/MU4M/ILMNE9YV/FIBMU4MILMNE9YV.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 Take your boring, like-everyone-else table...and make it a one-of-a-kind, show-stopping, conversation-inducing masterpiece! Here's how... Sand Your Table That's right...the elbow grease begins. :) Take some sandpaper and sand the entire table top to bottom. Anywhere that will be painted, sand it!...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 23:05:53 PST
$7.25 Bay Window Curtains! http://www.instructables.com/id/725-Bay-Window-Curtains/
$7.25 Bay Window Curtains! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/C9J1/ILL7Y3M9/FCMC9J1ILL7Y3M9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/C9J1/ILL7Y3M9/FCMC9J1ILL7Y3M9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/C9J1/ILL7Y3M9/FCMC9J1ILL7Y3M9.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 Need easy, fast, and cheap curtains? Then here's an instructable for you! Finding cheap material I always watch my local thrift stores to catch those great deals, and finding these fabrics was no exception. The sheer blue fabric with the amazing details was found at my local thrift store for just...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 09:50:08 PST
Simple Wall Shelf using Rabbet Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wall-Shelf-Using-Rabbet-Joints/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 09:51:03 PST