Instructables: exploring - decorating - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 May 2016 23:04:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Replacing Picture Frame Glass with Acrylic http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Picture-Frame-Glass-with-Acrylic/
Replacing Picture Frame Glass with Acrylic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/YRD8/FPQLJQW5/F60YRD8FPQLJQW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/YRD8/FPQLJQW5/F60YRD8FPQLJQW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/YRD8/FPQLJQW5/F60YRD8FPQLJQW5.SMALL.jpg indivara This Instructable shows how I replaced a broken picture frame glass with a sheet of transparent acrylic. This was prompted when the glass of a picture frame I valued much was broken when we were moving house last spring.What we call acrylic is actually the synthetic polymer of methyl methacrylate. I...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2009 07:21:01 PST
How to make a Gajra (Traditional Indian garland) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Gajra-Traditional-Indian-garland/
How to make a Gajra (Traditional Indian garland) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4088/GDVYRBQ3/FQ44088GDVYRBQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4088/GDVYRBQ3/FQ44088GDVYRBQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/4088/GDVYRBQ3/FQ44088GDVYRBQ3.SMALL.jpg siddharth.91 A Gajra is a traditional Indian garland that can be used in a variety of ways. Mostly it tied in women's hair and on door's etc for decoration although  you can be innovative and use these in any way you like. Apart from the decorative uses, gajras are also used as offerings in pujas (prayer). ...
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Sat, 11 Sep 2010 09:47:46 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
Dyeing Converse Sneakers using Venus Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/Dyeing-Converse-Sneakers-using-Venus-Dye/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 20:12:06 PDT
FAUX LED WINDOW!! http://www.instructables.com/id/FAUX-LED-WINDOW/
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 11:35:21 PST
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
Poster power or how to print a poster? http://www.instructables.com/id/POSTER-POWER-OR-HOW-TO-MAKE-LIFE-BRIGHTER/
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Thu, 29 Apr 2010 04:12:16 PDT
Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Dry-Erase-Wall/
Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/FXXM/H5EDUCPB/FBPFXXMH5EDUCPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/FXXM/H5EDUCPB/FBPFXXMH5EDUCPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/FXXM/H5EDUCPB/FBPFXXMH5EDUCPB.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid Feast your eyes on the incredibly awesome Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! I had a problem:  we had a dry erase board, and the best place for it happened to be right in a high traffic area of the house.  That was the main reason it was a good place, as it was easy to remember to write down a phone numb...
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Thu, 9 Aug 2012 00:06:45 PDT
How to move a couch through a tight door: AKA how to dissassemble a couch. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-move-a-couch-through-a-tight-door-AKA-how-/
How to move a couch through a tight door: AKA how to dissassemble a couch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/INFG/G9NH9EFV/FUYINFGG9NH9EFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/INFG/G9NH9EFV/FUYINFGG9NH9EFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/INFG/G9NH9EFV/FUYINFGG9NH9EFV.SMALL.jpg lbossington I am working on a basment renovation and am nearing completion.   It was about time to furnish the area so I went out an bought a couch.   I was aware that the doorway it would have to come through was pretty tight, so i bought one with the lowest back, thinking it would fit sideways. I was wrong.  ...
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Wed, 2 Jun 2010 10:15:02 PDT
Futon Easy-Off Slipcover http://www.instructables.com/id/Futon-Easy-Off-Slipcover/
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 23:42:30 PDT
Bottle Incense Burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Incense-Burner/
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Mon, 3 Jul 2006 20:27:03 PDT
How to fold a cloth napkin- crown fold http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fold-a-cloth-napkin-crown-fold/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2008 16:41:48 PDT
Make an oil-burning candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-oil-burning-candle/
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Fri, 8 Dec 2006 21:54:54 PST
Funko Pop Vinyl Wall Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Funko-Pop-Vinyl-Wall-Display/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 10:30:14 PST
Flight of Coke Butterflies http://www.instructables.com/id/Flight-of-Coke-Butterflies/
Flight of Coke Butterflies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/TUX0/GQYG5TPJ/FKSTUX0GQYG5TPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/TUX0/GQYG5TPJ/FKSTUX0GQYG5TPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/TUX0/GQYG5TPJ/FKSTUX0GQYG5TPJ.SMALL.jpg faerae We made these for my sisters wedding, they are cheap and easy to make ( although depending on how many you want they take a little time) but they look beautiful. And you get to reuse some of those plastic bottles. Gather Materials To make these you will need Clear plastic 2 liter bottle (emp...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 16:32:47 PDT
$8 Betta Fish & Flower Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Beta-Fish-Flower-Vase/
$8 Betta Fish & Flower Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/SX7Y/I4IWUTV6/FFNSX7YI4IWUTV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/SX7Y/I4IWUTV6/FFNSX7YI4IWUTV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/SX7Y/I4IWUTV6/FFNSX7YI4IWUTV6.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer This is a great gift idea that costs only $8! Thats right! Everyone who has seen my vase has wanted one and they are super simple to make! You will need:- *1* Betta Fish $2.99 Petco- Peace Lily ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 23:42:08 PST
Yarn Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Lantern/
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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 12:17:19 PST
Cloud LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-LED-Lamp/
Cloud LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/F143/IJ7WP1IC/F0YF143IJ7WP1IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/F143/IJ7WP1IC/F0YF143IJ7WP1IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/F143/IJ7WP1IC/F0YF143IJ7WP1IC.SMALL.jpg gtlsoccer This is a very fun project that can be done in only few hours. It can work as a night light or decoration.Materials:Glue gunGlue sticksStuffingPaper lanternsLED stripHookFishing lineExtension cord (Optional) Making Clouds Build the lanterns.Start glueing the stuffing to the lantern. (Two person ...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 08:18:04 PST
Using algebra for hanging pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-algebra-for-hanging-pictures/
Using algebra for hanging pictures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/Q7V2/HLOC4X40/F1CQ7V2HLOC4X40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/Q7V2/HLOC4X40/F1CQ7V2HLOC4X40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/Q7V2/HLOC4X40/F1CQ7V2HLOC4X40.SMALL.jpg scottkildall When traveling in Mexico last year, we bought some odd film stills of a movie called "El Profesor Erotico" (1976). At the time, I thought that it was an old campy Mexican TV show. Further research on the internet showed that it was a B-movie of the Argentinian variety*. We had purchased 4 photograph...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:27:24 PDT
Punisher Stencil (stencil Island Pieces) http://www.instructables.com/id/Punisher-Stencil-stencil-Island-Pieces/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 06:12:14 PDT
Hang Photo Frames Without Drilling or Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Photo-Frames-Without-Drilling-or-Tools/
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:04:49 PST
Glass Block Christmas Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Block-Chistmas-Decoration/
Glass Block Christmas Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/K2Q0/FAQEDEYD/F8BK2Q0FAQEDEYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/K2Q0/FAQEDEYD/F8BK2Q0FAQEDEYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/K2Q0/FAQEDEYD/F8BK2Q0FAQEDEYD.SMALL.jpg hlong I received one of these as a gift last year, and figured how hard would it be to make one. It was not as easy as I thought but just about anyone can make it with a little caution and safety measures. Use a glass building block to make a decoration, by drilling a hole and inserting Christmas ligh...
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Sun, 30 Dec 2007 16:33:49 PST
Christmas Light tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Light-tunnel/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2009 14:41:41 PST
Copper tubing wind chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-tubing-wind-chime/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 16:09:10 PST
Easy Scrimshaw for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Scrimshaw-for-Beginners/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 14:51:00 PDT
How to make a fabric bow. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fabric-bow/
How to make a fabric bow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/FPNX/G58D1UXZ/F4JFPNXG58D1UXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/FPNX/G58D1UXZ/F4JFPNXG58D1UXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/FPNX/G58D1UXZ/F4JFPNXG58D1UXZ.SMALL.jpg kittenglitter Bows are everywhere.  They are a great alternative to flowers which are also out there too.  There are lots of things you can create bows to adorn.  Think about headbands, hair bands, clips.  This tute can be reduced or enlarged to suit any project.  The bows make great embellishments for hand/shoul...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2010 10:41:40 PST
How to make a picture frame using an old CD http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-picture-frame-using-an-old-CD/
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Wed, 9 Sep 2009 15:11:19 PDT
Handmade Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Coasters/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2009 09:52:09 PST
Faux Stained Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stained-Glass/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2008 21:19:26 PDT
How to defeat a witch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-defeat-a-witch/
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Fri, 1 Jun 2007 11:41:47 PDT
No-Drill Dorm Room Curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Drill-Dorm-Room-Curtain/
No-Drill Dorm Room Curtain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/I28V/I0LCHW3C/F7BI28VI0LCHW3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/I28V/I0LCHW3C/F7BI28VI0LCHW3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/I28V/I0LCHW3C/F7BI28VI0LCHW3C.SMALL.jpg JaredsProjects The first night sleeping in my dorm room I was woken up early in the morning when the rising sun started to shine in through my East facing window. The provided shade didn't do much to stop the sun (see picture) so I decided to add my own curtain. This is usually a straight forward project where the...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:14:35 PDT
DIY Vintage Light Up Marquee Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vintage-Light-Up-Marquee-Letters/
DIY Vintage Light Up Marquee Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/RPQ6/H337L3U1/F77RPQ6H337L3U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/RPQ6/H337L3U1/F77RPQ6H337L3U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/RPQ6/H337L3U1/F77RPQ6H337L3U1.SMALL.jpg angelabchua I am working on planning and throwing my BFF a baby shower, and she picked an awesome theme; Vintage French Circus!  So naturally, I wanted to make the most epic shower ever known to (wo)man.  One of the things I wanted to create was a vintage looking marquee light that spelled out BABY.  Great for...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 19:21:57 PDT
Make a starburst wrapper chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-starburst-wrapper-chain/
Make a starburst wrapper chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/8FZ8/FZWXOXCD/F7H8FZ8FZWXOXCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/8FZ8/FZWXOXCD/F7H8FZ8FZWXOXCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/8FZ8/FZWXOXCD/F7H8FZ8FZWXOXCD.SMALL.jpg EncasedDeath This Instructable teaches you how to make a really cool starburst, wrapper, chain, thats easy to make. This is so simple that almost anybody can do it. If you get enough made you can learn how to make clothes and bags out of them, but I don't know how. Materials The materials list is very simple,...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2009 16:00:52 PDT
Make Crown Molding on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Crown-Molding-on-the-Cheep/
Make Crown Molding on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/0WN0/G8LC9HUJ/FUU0WN0G8LC9HUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/0WN0/G8LC9HUJ/FUU0WN0G8LC9HUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/0WN0/G8LC9HUJ/FUU0WN0G8LC9HUJ.SMALL.jpg ContraptionMaker  Today I am going to show you how to make a 6" crown molding for about 1/5 the cost of production crown.  This is what is considered a "built-up crown", meaning that the crown is assembled from parts as opposed to being molded in a shaper as one piece. Gathering Materials  The room we did this to...
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Thu, 29 Apr 2010 22:40:44 PDT
A Quick, Easy, and Cheap Mouse Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Quick-Easy-and-Cheap-Mouse-Pad/
A Quick, Easy, and Cheap Mouse Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/I5WM/FHDTJ2ZY/FVEI5WMFHDTJ2ZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/I5WM/FHDTJ2ZY/FVEI5WMFHDTJ2ZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/I5WM/FHDTJ2ZY/FVEI5WMFHDTJ2ZY.SMALL.jpg benthekahn This is an Instructable on how to make a cheap mouse pad from things you probably have around your house/shop. Its something you can make on the road if you need a mouse pad. Materials You will need....CardboardClothGlueTapeScissors/knife CUT!!! 1. Cut the cardboard to the size you want the pa...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2008 16:23:12 PDT
How to make a Lightning Cloud http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Lightning-Cloud/
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By: molecule13

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 06:15:57 PDT
Old Window Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Window-Picture-Frame/
Old Window Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/83DL/G4PC3ADL/FES83DLG4PC3ADL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/83DL/G4PC3ADL/FES83DLG4PC3ADL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/83DL/G4PC3ADL/FES83DLG4PC3ADL.SMALL.jpg noahw I like making picture frames from all sorts of things - in this case I used an old wooden window.  Re-using or appropriating different objects to become picture frames is useful because the cost of custom framing big pictures is almost prohibitive for most of the working world, and store bought fram...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2010 10:39:13 PST
Faux Stained Glass Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stained-Glass-Window/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 18:33:36 PST
Fold Fancy Towels w/pockets :) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Fancy-Towels-wpockets-/
Fold Fancy Towels w/pockets :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/PL0Q/G6MPQG69/F1DPL0QG6MPQG69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/PL0Q/G6MPQG69/F1DPL0QG6MPQG69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/PL0Q/G6MPQG69/F1DPL0QG6MPQG69.SMALL.jpg angelpeach838  Want to add a bit of nicety, flare, and elegance to your bathroom? Do you have a bath towel, hand towel, and washcloth? WELL! This is certainly the Instructable for you partner! For better laid out instructions and pictures, as well as more pictures, head over here: angelpeach838.wordpress.com B...
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Mon, 22 Mar 2010 11:58:29 PDT
Wind Hooters for your Yard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Hooters-for-your-Yard/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2009 13:01:07 PST
Creating A Picture Ribbon Board (O'Connor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-Picture-Ribbon-Board-OConnor/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 19:31:30 PDT
DIY Envelope Throw Pillow Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Envelope-Throw-Pillow-Cover/
DIY Envelope Throw Pillow Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/XDLY/H4AGKNB6/FT1XDLYH4AGKNB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/XDLY/H4AGKNB6/FT1XDLYH4AGKNB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/XDLY/H4AGKNB6/FT1XDLYH4AGKNB6.SMALL.jpg MyLoveofStyle Envelope pillow covers are a quick and easy way to spruce up a room, so if you have a room that is in need of a makeover or if you’re like me and constantly feel the need to re-decorate then diy pillow covers are just what you need. The best thing about DIY pillow cover is that they are fairly inexp...
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012 00:35:08 PDT
Repair damaged Pull Cords on Horizontal Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-damaged-Cull-Cords-on-Horizontal-Blinds/
Repair damaged Pull Cords on Horizontal Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GBLE/GUPT2VKR/FYPGBLEGUPT2VKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GBLE/GUPT2VKR/FYPGBLEGUPT2VKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GBLE/GUPT2VKR/FYPGBLEGUPT2VKR.SMALL.jpg MajikTime If you live with a cat, chances are the cords on your horizontal blinds have been used as a chew toy. This damage may even have rendered your blinds unusable as either the cords are now too short or there are knots that block it. I had five sets of blinds with this problem and set out to fix them r...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 16:21:22 PST
How To Customize Your Walt Disney Magic Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Walt-Disney-Magic-Bands/
How To Customize Your Walt Disney Magic Bands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/FP2J/IG9OPNAF/FM0FP2JIG9OPNAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/FP2J/IG9OPNAF/FM0FP2JIG9OPNAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/FP2J/IG9OPNAF/FM0FP2JIG9OPNAF.SMALL.jpg Galonii Walt Disney theme parks have done away with their "tickets" instead going for the new Magic Bands in place of the paper tickets. Before heading out to the park take a moment and decorate your band making them your personal band. Here's a quick DIY on how to do just that. Some of the thing you mi...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 20:42:21 PST
How to Make a Custom Vinyl Record Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Vinyl-Record-Clock/
How to Make a Custom Vinyl Record Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/0XX3/HD2RYFW1/F8W0XX3HD2RYFW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/0XX3/HD2RYFW1/F8W0XX3HD2RYFW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/0XX3/HD2RYFW1/F8W0XX3HD2RYFW1.SMALL.jpg yehole13 Tired of your analog being analogous to every other clock on the market?  Sick of those stacks of records you just have lying around the house?  Well worry no more!  With the same amount of time and money as seeing a movie on Saturday night, you can create a fun and unique timepiece that will bring ...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 08:24:26 PST
Designing Your Mosaic Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-Your-Mosaic-Floor/
Designing Your Mosaic Floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/QGTM/IE0V1WKO/F1VQGTMIE0V1WKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/QGTM/IE0V1WKO/F1VQGTMIE0V1WKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/QGTM/IE0V1WKO/F1VQGTMIE0V1WKO.SMALL.jpg KanPo Studios Hello everyone. A couple months ago my wife and I decided to install a brand new floor to an old house we recently purchased.A custom made mosaic floor.We hope this project will motivate anyone into a remodel of a floor . . . . . . One step at a time. This was the bedroom of a married couple...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 11:13:55 PDT
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/
Glass Etched Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/L8MH/FOD6S9ZC/F1ZL8MHFOD6S9ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/L8MH/FOD6S9ZC/F1ZL8MHFOD6S9ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/L8MH/FOD6S9ZC/F1ZL8MHFOD6S9ZC.SMALL.jpg evey5268 For Christmas this year, I am etching different beverage glasses for my family. I have coffee mugs, beer glasses, and wine glasses. Here are the general directions and how-to to make your very own personalized glasses. Materials You will need: -Clean glasses -Glass Etching -Brushes -Masking Ta...
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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/
How to Make a Simple Pillow Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/PO9Y/GI0TLSL0/F2QPO9YGI0TLSL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/PO9Y/GI0TLSL0/F2QPO9YGI0TLSL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/PO9Y/GI0TLSL0/F2QPO9YGI0TLSL0.SMALL.jpg jnifrwebb All it takes is about a yard of fabric to make a cute, custom pillow case.  My sewing skills are very lacking, but this is all straight lines, so it is super easy.  All you need is: Scissors Ruler Thread Fabric (I used about a yard of one, and about a quarter yard of another. Make a "Pattern" Usi...
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 10:22:57 PST