Instructables: exploring - decorating - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:18:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Modern Stainless Steel Home Numbers DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Stainless-Steel-Home-Numbers-DIY/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:56:00 PDT
2 Hour Upholstered Headboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Hour-Upholstered-Headboard/
2 Hour Upholstered Headboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/RFS9/GTB9PLHA/FR5RFS9GTB9PLHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/RFS9/GTB9PLHA/FR5RFS9GTB9PLHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/RFS9/GTB9PLHA/FR5RFS9GTB9PLHA.SMALL.jpg jessandstavro That title may be a bit 'sensational' but this is a really fast project that takes next to no time. Easy, inexpensive and a great focal point for your bedroom, this is a fun project that you can start and finish in just a few hours.  (Visit my other Instructable for the platform bed to complete the ...
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Tue, 4 Oct 2011 18:13:42 PDT
Glass Etched Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Etched-Glasses/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2008 10:04:23 PST
How to Make a Simple Pillow Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Pillow-Case/
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 10:22:57 PST
Hammered leaf and flower prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammered-leaf-and-flower-prints/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2009 20:37:06 PDT
Tissue Paper Pom Poms http://www.instructables.com/id/Tissue-Paper-Pom-Poms/
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Sat, 28 Aug 2010 14:04:20 PDT
Wooden Log Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Log-Sign/
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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/
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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
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...
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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
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
3D Printed Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Lantern/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:51:07 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
Pallet Desktop Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Desktop-Planters/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 13:51:49 PDT
Paperclip Picture Hangers http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperclip-Picture-Hangers/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:52:25 PDT
United States Map - Recycled Wood Decorative Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/United-States-Map-Recycled-Wood-Decorative-Piece/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 03:21:07 PDT
Scanned hands long board holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Scanned-hands-long-board-holder/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 12:09:29 PDT
DIY Carousel Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Carousel-Lartern/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 06:22:42 PDT
Make a no weld metal hanging lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-no-weld-metal-hanging-lantern/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 12:45:33 PDT
Hidden Key in House Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Key-in-House-Numbers/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 12:38:58 PDT
Beautiful DIY Mirror for less than $35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-DIY-Mirror-for-less-than-35/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:19:07 PDT
Rock-Dodo http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Dodo/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 02:58:39 PDT
Penny jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-jar/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 17:58:27 PDT
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawdust-its-glitter-for-Men/
Sawdust, it's glitter for Men! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/IQVT/I9ISXOFQ/F2FIQVTI9ISXOFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/IQVT/I9ISXOFQ/F2FIQVTI9ISXOFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/IQVT/I9ISXOFQ/F2FIQVTI9ISXOFQ.SMALL.jpg al3may In this project we shall be ustilizing sawdust as man glitter!Let's transform some plain boring glass jars into some sawdust decor which would go great with that rustic farm house style theme. Gather your materials You will need something to Glitterfy in a manly way, for this I chose these glass ...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 22:33:46 PDT
DIY Sofa Slip Covers - The Complete Know How http://www.instructables.com/id/The-101-Of-Sofa-Slip-Covers/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 10:57:21 PDT
How To Make Man Cave Signs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Man-Cave-Signs/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 17:21:14 PDT
Laser + Glitter = Red Galaxy + Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Glitter-Red-Galaxy-Party/
Laser + Glitter = Red Galaxy + Party - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8ZKE/I93FFVCO/FT78ZKEI93FFVCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8ZKE/I93FFVCO/FT78ZKEI93FFVCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8ZKE/I93FFVCO/FT78ZKEI93FFVCO.SMALL.jpg jegatheesan.soundarapandian Laser light + Glitters makes wonders. It works on the principal of Diffuse Reflection.Want to see red galaxy in your room just switch off the light and switch on the laser light.U can also make party lights very cheaply.(Two projects in this project, second continue after the first one) Materials ...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 22:44:38 PDT
Penny Coaster: Make A Coaster For $.16! http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Coaster-Make-A-Coaster-For-16/
Penny Coaster: Make A Coaster For $.16! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/WKCK/I941AZSI/FILWKCKI941AZSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/WKCK/I941AZSI/FILWKCKI941AZSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/WKCK/I941AZSI/FILWKCKI941AZSI.SMALL.jpg funtogether Nice cup coasters can cost upwards of $100! Fortunately, there is a way to make a very nice coaster for less than $.20! This coaster is made of pennies (and hot glue) and is a great conversational centerpiece. Enjoy! Materials 16 PenniesA Hot Glue Gun w/ Hot Glue StickVinegar To Help Clean The...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:49:19 PDT
Easy to make Fancy LightBox's http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-make-Fancy-LightBoxs/
Easy to make Fancy LightBox's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/XAJZ/I8ZR00OY/FZQXAJZI8ZR00OY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/XAJZ/I8ZR00OY/FZQXAJZI8ZR00OY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/XAJZ/I8ZR00OY/FZQXAJZI8ZR00OY.SMALL.jpg bobyo134 In this Instructable I will walk you though designing and building a really fancy looking Lightbox. I am very lucky and have access to Laser cutters, a full wood shop, paint booth and many other fancy things. Even though I used these things, it doesn't mean that it can't be done using basic hand too...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:33:23 PDT
Element Collection with Pill Capsules! http://www.instructables.com/id/Element-Collection-with-Pill-Capsules/
Element Collection with Pill Capsules! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RRMB/I760T9PB/FY5RRMBI760T9PB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RRMB/I760T9PB/FY5RRMBI760T9PB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RRMB/I760T9PB/FY5RRMBI760T9PB.SMALL.jpg Kutluhan This is my element collection. Not collected all of the elements (You can't). But the idea of putting small samples in pills is a good idea.Before starting to work i need to give some warnings.Pill are made for humans to swallow them. If you have a child or curious friends, please securely place the...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:15:58 PDT
Rubik's cube mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-cube-mosaic/
Rubik's cube mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/TEP4/I6YY06OP/F0ITEP4I6YY06OP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/TEP4/I6YY06OP/F0ITEP4I6YY06OP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/TEP4/I6YY06OP/F0ITEP4I6YY06OP.SMALL.jpg arcadeprecinct A while ago, I saw mosaics created of Rubik's cubes on the internet and as a cube-enthusiast I wished I could make/have one myself. However, there were two obvious problems:1. You need a lot of cubes, which means it's going to be very expensive.2. It's going to be very large and you have to find a p...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:30:40 PDT
5 DIY Projects that will Increase the Value of your Home http://www.instructables.com/id/5-DIY-Projects-that-will-Increase-the-Value-of-you/
5 DIY Projects that will Increase the Value of your Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/POKI/I71QD77V/FDHPOKII71QD77V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/POKI/I71QD77V/FDHPOKII71QD77V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/POKI/I71QD77V/FDHPOKII71QD77V.SMALL.jpg alex698 Your home is arguably one of the biggest investments you will ever make in your life, so you no doubt want to make it as big a one as possible, especially if you’re considering selling it in the near future.Therefore we’ve put together a list of 5 DIY projects that you can do in your home that will ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 15:26:59 PDT
Painted Book Staircase http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Book-Staircase/
Painted Book Staircase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/H1F3/I697QPH1/FSAH1F3I697QPH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/H1F3/I697QPH1/FSAH1F3I697QPH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/H1F3/I697QPH1/FSAH1F3I697QPH1.SMALL.jpg Zuzuredman I've seen several painted book staircases online, but when I wanted to create my own I couldn't find any tutorials. So here it is! I am in no way a professional painter. It's not perfect by any means. There are a few sloppy edges and lines and that's ok in my house because I'm not a perfectionist ...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:27:44 PST
#SELFIE Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/SELFIE-Mirror/
#SELFIE Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/JUQL/I6004H4I/FS4JUQLI6004H4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/JUQL/I6004H4I/FS4JUQLI6004H4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/JUQL/I6004H4I/FS4JUQLI6004H4I.SMALL.jpg randofo The #SELFIE Mirror is a mirror modified to include a vinyl cutout of the hastag "SELFIE". It is really as simple as that. This solution was designed to handle most of your #SELFIE watermarking needs. With this simple IRL modification you can throw away all of your photo editing software. Well -- som...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:41:53 PST
Reclaimed String Art Plaques http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-String-Art-Plaques/
Reclaimed String Art Plaques - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/IRH2/I5THWFC3/FQ4IRH2I5THWFC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/IRH2/I5THWFC3/FQ4IRH2I5THWFC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/IRH2/I5THWFC3/FQ4IRH2I5THWFC3.SMALL.jpg ShopWalrus You know those wooden plaques that were probably hanging all over your grandmother's walls growing up? Normally covered in calligraphy and farm scenes, they have a tendency to not add much in the way of modern decor. If you find yourself with a stack of these on your hands, don't fret--they can be t...
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 15:58:40 PST
Paper Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Lanterns/
Paper Lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/U7VF/I5DSE7EP/FMQU7VFI5DSE7EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/U7VF/I5DSE7EP/FMQU7VFI5DSE7EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/U7VF/I5DSE7EP/FMQU7VFI5DSE7EP.SMALL.jpg hinagiku If you love candles this diys for you.Paper creates really amazing shadows.You can use this candles to decorate every room :)) Materials -Candles-A jar or a glass-paper-paint-scissors Yingyang shape Draw a yingyang shape using a round object.Cut one side and paint it black then glue it to the...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:29:58 PST
Striped Spring Vases http://www.instructables.com/id/Striped-Spring-Vases/
Striped Spring Vases - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/DYH7/I5B3ZIDV/FX9DYH7I5B3ZIDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/DYH7/I5B3ZIDV/FX9DYH7I5B3ZIDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/DYH7/I5B3ZIDV/FX9DYH7I5B3ZIDV.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Grab an old record player and some thrift store vases and make some beautiful striped vases for spring! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need An old record playerAmericana Gloss Enamels Cardboard Tape Glass vases Rubbing alcohol Paintbrushes Prep the record player Make a stack o...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:50:54 PST
IF I COULD I WOOD ( A faux treasure chest ) http://www.instructables.com/id/IF-I-COULD-I-WOOD-A-faux-treasure-chest-/
IF I COULD I WOOD ( A faux treasure chest ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/FLZP/I50X4SB1/FNNFLZPI50X4SB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/FLZP/I50X4SB1/FNNFLZPI50X4SB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/FLZP/I50X4SB1/FNNFLZPI50X4SB1.SMALL.jpg The Juliart No trees were harmed in the making of this Ible. If I could I would, create lots of things from wood ,but for so many people across this country ,who may not have access to the proper tools,or have space restrictions ,noise ordinances or just simply com...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 03:38:19 PST
Monkey's Fist Tablecloth Weights http://www.instructables.com/id/Monkeys-Fist-Tablecloth-Weights/
Monkey's Fist Tablecloth Weights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/47KH/I4XP5DAD/FZF47KHI4XP5DAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/47KH/I4XP5DAD/FZF47KHI4XP5DAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/47KH/I4XP5DAD/FZF47KHI4XP5DAD.SMALL.jpg keremulu Strong gusts and wind bursts can be a nuisance on nice summer picnics or outdoor entertainments. One easy and elegant solution is to hang weights along the edge of a tablecloth to keep it intact. Here is how to use a monkey's fist knot to make decorative weights for a tablecloth. The origin of the m...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 14:44:46 PST
Pimp your Medicine Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-your-Medicine-Cabinet/
Pimp your Medicine Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/8XZ5/I4PHKUHT/FXX8XZ5I4PHKUHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/8XZ5/I4PHKUHT/FXX8XZ5I4PHKUHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/8XZ5/I4PHKUHT/FXX8XZ5I4PHKUHT.SMALL.jpg kenyer After remodeling my bathroom, I needed a new medicine cabinet. I couldn't find anything I like, so I bought a second hand boring, simple medicine cabinet and gave it the same treatment that I gave my guest room wall.I decorated it with dragons and unicorns because... well... dragons and unicorns :)T...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 02:45:14 PST
What's Behind the Door? Peel Away Paint LED Lamp/ Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-Behind-the-Door-Peel-Away-Paint-LED-Lamp-Nig/
What's Behind the Door? Peel Away Paint LED Lamp/ Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/96A7/I4CMNTVN/FZ296A7I4CMNTVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/96A7/I4CMNTVN/FZ296A7I4CMNTVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/96A7/I4CMNTVN/FZ296A7I4CMNTVN.SMALL.jpg krivas What's inside your bedroom door? Gather Materials I used very inexpensive materials, most of which I bought at the dollar store. Materials: Foam Poster BoardPoster Board PaperBlue Vellum PaperParchment PaperToggle SwitchBatteryGlue GunLED Lights- The ones I used were already connected because I p...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 10:11:36 PST
My Indoor Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Indoor-Garden/
My Indoor Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/L8CZ/I4E6EL1I/FMDL8CZI4E6EL1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/L8CZ/I4E6EL1I/FMDL8CZI4E6EL1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/L8CZ/I4E6EL1I/FMDL8CZI4E6EL1I.SMALL.jpg chanchala.singh.58 I love all the pop up contests on Instructables. They help clear up my to do list. Since September i am thinking of decorating my new apartment - however due to some reason was not able to do so. Due to this indoor gardening contest i put some extra effort to plant all these things. I planted• A min...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 22:20:15 PST
Cardboard box birds http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-box-birds/
Cardboard box birds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/50HQ/I49RUZLR/FEK50HQI49RUZLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/50HQ/I49RUZLR/FEK50HQI49RUZLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/50HQ/I49RUZLR/FEK50HQI49RUZLR.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge Decorative birds made from reused cardboard boxes from cookies,tea, frozen vegetables, breakfast cereals. Not even scissors are needed. Just a glue gun, and crafty fingers. I make them in all sorts, and sold some on Etsy. Please feel free to contact me if you want me to make one for you. But for all...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:48:18 PST
Make Tree Limb Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Tree-Limb-Coasters/
Make Tree Limb Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/6RZ8/FU6LRBAS/FZT6RZ8FU6LRBAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/6RZ8/FU6LRBAS/FZT6RZ8FU6LRBAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/6RZ8/FU6LRBAS/FZT6RZ8FU6LRBAS.SMALL.jpg modhomeecteacher A fallen limb all sliced up turns into a naturally appealing set of coasters. (I see a Mother's Day present.) You need a chop saw or miter saw, some wood stain and a sealer. Materials You need a chop or miter saw, a sander, wood stain, a polyurethane sealer or a craft sealer, foam brush, felt fo...
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Tue, 5 May 2009 02:31:33 PDT
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Alice-in-Wonderland-Talking-Doorknob-Mold/
Alice in Wonderland "Talking Doorknob" Mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/0POI/I3XU0U5U/FZS0POII3XU0U5U.SMALL.jpg physicsenthusiast "Sorry, you're much too big, simply impassable." "You mean impossible?" "No, impassable! Nothing's impossible"Here I'll walk through my process of making the Talking Doorknob from scratch. You need: Access to Solidworks (or some other 3D design software if you want to make your own) Access to a S...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:19:04 PST
Folding Cloth Table Napkins http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Cloth-Table-Napkins/
Folding Cloth Table Napkins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/856O/FNI3YDSF/FMY856OFNI3YDSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/856O/FNI3YDSF/FMY856OFNI3YDSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/856O/FNI3YDSF/FMY856OFNI3YDSF.SMALL.jpg snoyes Spruce up the Christmas dinner table so Grandma will pinch your cheek, impress the cute waitress at Olive Garden, or make the school cafeteria feel a little less like a prison mess hall with some of these napkin folds. Napkin art is a type of origami, but the medium is a lot more forgiving than pape...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2008 11:19:11 PST
Falcon On the Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Falcon-On-the-Wall/
Falcon On the Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/H4F0/I2BR7EHN/FU0H4F0I2BR7EHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/H4F0/I2BR7EHN/FU0H4F0I2BR7EHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/H4F0/I2BR7EHN/FU0H4F0I2BR7EHN.SMALL.jpg C Unrath What I decided to do was to add a stencil to a wall in our guest bedroom / hobby space. Gather Materials Before any project I like to gather up the materials that will be used.For this I used:2 Quarts of OLYMPIC ONE paint (Knights Armor and Steeple Gray)Paint Rollers (1 small roller, and 1 regula...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:50:10 PST
Oyster Shell Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Oyster-Shell-Tiles/
Oyster Shell Tiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/X1SO/I3BHLAFC/FNVX1SOI3BHLAFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/X1SO/I3BHLAFC/FNVX1SOI3BHLAFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/X1SO/I3BHLAFC/FNVX1SOI3BHLAFC.SMALL.jpg Maria Finn I was asked to open oysters on two separate occasions for two of my favorite places in the San Francisco Bay area-the Dolphin Club and The Headlands Center for the Arts. Following the events, when face with huge piles of oysters shells, instead of tossing them out, I made oyster shell tiles that ar...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:31:15 PST