Instructables: exploring - decorating - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:18:32 PST BLOX v1.01 Scrap wood wall art with secret door. http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-wood-wall-art-with-secret-door/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 01:31:38 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
Ikea kitchen toekick drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-kitchen-toekick-drawer/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2008 06:30:07 PDT
Cardboard Faux Fireplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Faux-Fireplace/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2011 14:20:06 PST
Harvest Wreath Made of Wheat Florets http://www.instructables.com/id/Harvest-Wreath-Made-of-Wheat-Florets/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 04:31:36 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
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
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
Painting Murals on your Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-Murals-on-your-Wall/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:10:15 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/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:32:29 PDT
Custom Switch covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Switch-covers/
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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/
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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
How to Make Your Own Custom Full Size Homemade Movie Posters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Custom-Full-Size-Homemade-Mov/
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 17:21:10 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
Homecoming Ribbon (updated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homecoming-Ribbon/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 07:06:10 PDT
DIY Papercut Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Papercut-Lamp/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:46:58 PDT
Tiny Tiny Betta Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Tiny-Betta-Tank/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:48:18 PDT
Paper Plate Ball Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plate-Ball-Decoration/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 06:53:25 PDT
Quick and Simple Dry Erase Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Simple-Dry-Erase-Board/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:20:21 PDT
Faux painting copper plating effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-paining-copper-plating-effect/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 15:08:55 PDT
8 Bit Etching with Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Bit-Etching-with-Dremel/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:31:07 PDT
Turn An Antique Washboard Into A Nice Keyring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-An-Antique-Washboard-Into-A-Nice-Keyring-Hold/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:49:32 PDT
Revamp Old Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-Old-Artwork/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:05:09 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Revamp an Old Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamp-an-Old-Globe/
Revamp an Old Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/57Q8/HYY8ME6I/F8K57Q8HYY8ME6I.SMALL.jpg brn1986 Hey everyone! So, I love travelling and I especially love maps and globes.I've been seeing a bunch of stuff online about things you can make with globes and I decided to try my own spin on it. The plan was to make a chalkboard globe like I saw online but to outline the continents first as I still wa...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:48:22 PDT
Nailed it! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nailed-it-Wall-decoration/
Nailed it! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/WDLS/HYWT48DA/FETWDLSHYWT48DA.SMALL.jpg Bojarski Make a simple and easy, yet beautiful wall decoration. Material you will need NailsHammerYarn A wooden plank (make sure it is not very thick otherwise you may hammer the nails through it) Choose a text, image etc... 1. Choose a text or a picture you like and cut it out on paper. 2. Tape the ...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:37 PDT
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/awesome-5x5-giant-art-from-shower-curtain/
awesome 5'x5' giant art from shower curtain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/AOF5/HYR3HNE5/FX3AOF5HYR3HNE5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/AOF5/HYR3HNE5/FX3AOF5HYR3HNE5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/AOF5/HYR3HNE5/FX3AOF5HYR3HNE5.SMALL.jpg egreer1 big art costs big money, so i thought what solution can i make for this. On sites like amazon you can find cool finky shower curtains with all sorts of prints from 10$. Be sure you get a fabric on not a plastic one You will also neednail gun and/or drill and screwssaw6 1x2x6 sstaple gunCut 1...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:35:17 PDT
Cloud Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-Mirror/
Cloud Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/19BO/HYNYONWI/F8V19BOHYNYONWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/19BO/HYNYONWI/F8V19BOHYNYONWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/19BO/HYNYONWI/F8V19BOHYNYONWI.SMALL.jpg ChrysN I had a sunburst mirror that I had made hanging from one wall of my living room which I was getting a bored. I wanted to replace it with something I made myself, so I did a Google search of "cool mirrors" to get some inspiration. I came across the lovely bubble mirrors from Calligaris, which I tho...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:57:05 PDT
Nine Fun Place Card Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Fun-Place-Card-Ideas/
Nine Fun Place Card Ideas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NX10/HYI64N7Z/FP1NX10HYI64N7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NX10/HYI64N7Z/FP1NX10HYI64N7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/NX10/HYI64N7Z/FP1NX10HYI64N7Z.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make fun place cards to spice up your next dinner with friends. Give them away as parting gifts. See the video tutorial here! Toy Animals With a craft knife, carefully add a slit to the back of small toy animals Punch out large card stock circlesInsert in the slit Personalized Wine Glasse...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 07:00:50 PDT
How to paint a star/night-sky themed nursery that will last until high school. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-a-starnight-sky-themed-nursery-that-w/
How to paint a star/night-sky themed nursery that will last until high school. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/ZTK8/HYJ3V4DZ/FABZTK8HYJ3V4DZ.SMALL.jpg kellechu Before I even had kids, I started painting my guest room in a star/night-sky theme because I am really, really, REALLY nuts for outer space and all things star-related. Like the "all-I-ever-wanted-to-be-was-an-astronaut-ever-since-I-was-a-little-girl" sort of obsession that has just grown stronger ...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 19:20:49 PDT
Cheap Homemade Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Homemade-Coasters/
Cheap Homemade Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WWVR/HYJ3W14E/FNKWWVRHYJ3W14E.SMALL.jpg tcolo'n Alright! My first instructable! So, a quick intro to what you're doing. You'll be using some basic utensils and items found around the house to put together a neat little coaster for your drink. I'm always putting together cool projects, and lately, I've been using a lot of cardboard. It occurred to...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 02:10:08 PDT
Crochet-Trimmed Butterfly Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Trimmed-Butterfly-Hanging/
Crochet-Trimmed Butterfly Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/6JFO/HY9Y4UTK/F3K6JFOHY9Y4UTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/6JFO/HY9Y4UTK/F3K6JFOHY9Y4UTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/6JFO/HY9Y4UTK/F3K6JFOHY9Y4UTK.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy My aunt bought a circular butterfly mobile ages ago, and she has it hung up in her dry cleaning and alterations shop. She asked me if I could create a companion decoration like it for her shop's window. You see, the shop has a little nook with curtains hung in front of the windows and around that re...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:34:41 PDT
How to make Glowing Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Glowing-Jars/
How to make Glowing Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/MZVU/HY7T5JW2/FX2MZVUHY7T5JW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/MZVU/HY7T5JW2/FX2MZVUHY7T5JW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/MZVU/HY7T5JW2/FX2MZVUHY7T5JW2.SMALL.jpg intamitewed They take about two minutes to make and cost only 20 cents a piece. How’s that for an enticing DIY project? These would look amazing at any outdoor party. Line walkways with them, or place them on tables.Materials:These types of jarstwo Glow Sticksscissorsrubber glovessafety glasses Grab two glo...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:53:12 PDT
Painted Fabric Rugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Fabric-Rugs/
Painted Fabric Rugs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/BZ4Q/HY12HVU6/F6GBZ4QHY12HVU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/BZ4Q/HY12HVU6/F6GBZ4QHY12HVU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/BZ4Q/HY12HVU6/F6GBZ4QHY12HVU6.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make no-sew painted fabric rugs in any style and size to match your home decor. Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need (to make both rugs) YOU'LL NEED1 yard printed fabric 2 yards heavy cotton canvas Americana Multi Surface Paints in your favorite colors Minwax Polycrylic E-6000 Stitchle...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:08:47 PDT
Embroidered Vintage Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Wall-Clock/
Embroidered Vintage Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/LEH1/HXYYGEUO/FZOLEH1HXYYGEUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/LEH1/HXYYGEUO/FZOLEH1HXYYGEUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/LEH1/HXYYGEUO/FZOLEH1HXYYGEUO.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 I have recently found a lot of old burlap in my basement (yes, old enough to be really vintage!). For this reason I was thinking of ways to use it, when the idea of the clock came to my mind. Whether burlap is old or new, it always gives a "vintage feeling" to whatever it's used for.For this project...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:39:55 PDT
● CAIRN PAPERWEIGHT ● http://www.instructables.com/id/-Sone-tower-paperweight-/
● CAIRN PAPERWEIGHT ● - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/3C0O/HXUOWY51/F853C0OHXUOWY51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/3C0O/HXUOWY51/F853C0OHXUOWY51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/3C0O/HXUOWY51/F853C0OHXUOWY51.SMALL.jpg marcellahella This is an easy and fast to do paperweight.You can use it like a pot, garden or house decor. WHAT YOU NEED You need:-stones of increasing sizes;-glue for stones (or silicon, or glue gun);-aluminum foil (optional). TRY THE TOWER Try to built a tower with the stones that you have, do you decide ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 12:24:15 PDT
Layered Felt Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Layered-Felt-Vase/
Layered Felt Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/WOY1/HXMUWVVR/F34WOY1HXMUWVVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/WOY1/HXMUWVVR/F34WOY1HXMUWVVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/WOY1/HXMUWVVR/F34WOY1HXMUWVVR.SMALL.jpg kristinaliv This project was a proof-of-concept for the idea of "laminating" or stacking thick felt slices to create a solid form. Refer to my instructable on how to Cut Industrial Felt With a Waterjet for directions on how to make a sliced form with 123D Make and how to use a waterjet machine to cut parts out ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:14:07 PDT
Laser Cut Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Light-Fixture/
Laser Cut Light Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/C0GU/HWXLFW0X/F6EC0GUHWXLFW0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/C0GU/HWXLFW0X/F6EC0GUHWXLFW0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/C0GU/HWXLFW0X/F6EC0GUHWXLFW0X.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 I recently moved to a new desk at work and I wanted to liven up the space a bit, so I made this light fixture. This was a very quick project to make, and it turned out looking pretty good! What you need (x1) White LED Strip(x1) Rocker Switch(x1) Small PC Board(x1) Universal 1000mA AC Adapter(x1) ...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:19:13 PDT
Flower Vase in Magazine Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Vase-in-Magazine-Paper/
Flower Vase in Magazine Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/JZOT/HWX48ZUD/F1JJZOTHWX48ZUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/JZOT/HWX48ZUD/F1JJZOTHWX48ZUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/JZOT/HWX48ZUD/F1JJZOTHWX48ZUD.SMALL.jpg arungvijay Here is a great looking flower vase made of magazine papers and package boxesNo buying required for making this flower vase. All we need is papers and a pieces of thick card boardsOnce we are practiced with one or two vases. We can start trying different shapes of the sameLet's see the step by step ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 02:32:36 PDT
Diy Concrete Door Stoppers http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Concrete-Door-Stoppers/
Diy Concrete Door Stoppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/Z6TG/HWAFT0L1/FOMZ6TGHWAFT0L1.SMALL.jpg HOMEmade MAKEOVERS I always wanted to connect rope and concrete together and this project seemed like a perfect match for it. Even though from the first look these door stoppers may not seem to be practical, trust me they are! First of all they are heavy enough to keep the doors in place, so no more door slamming. The...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 05:30:53 PDT
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pallet-Wood-Vertical-Blinds/
DIY Pallet Wood Vertical Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/4N1U/HWKCD8SU/FWP4N1UHWKCD8SU.SMALL.jpg Humboldtartdept Easy, stylish, budget-friendly DIY pallet wood vertical blinds! As created by humboldtartdept.blogspot.com! Install top plate connector Screw the top plate connector into your window frame. Screw in 3/8" threaded rod and 3/4" split ring hangars. Install conduit piece Cut 1/2" diameter condui...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:03:16 PDT
Big and Beautiful Bed Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-and-Beautiful-Bed-Headboard/
Big and Beautiful Bed Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/QNBP/HWDRO2IF/FA1QNBPHWDRO2IF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/QNBP/HWDRO2IF/FA1QNBPHWDRO2IF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/QNBP/HWDRO2IF/FA1QNBPHWDRO2IF.SMALL.jpg justinhyp I had this awkward window arrangement in my bedroom so I decided to cover it with a somewhat enormous headboard. Genius right? I know. I am.... Thank you. Thank you. Here is how I did it all for about $150!Follow along kiddies and you to can be as cool as me! Gather your materials Get your stuff!...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 10:07:13 PDT
Molotov Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Molotov-Lantern/
Molotov Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/FLIR/HWJNWO3I/FNJFLIRHWJNWO3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/FLIR/HWJNWO3I/FNJFLIRHWJNWO3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/FLIR/HWJNWO3I/FNJFLIRHWJNWO3I.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia Light your patio and keep the bugs away with these quick, easy, and attractive bottle lamps.Materials: bottles (beer, wine, liquor, soda, whatever)tiki torch wicks2 - 1" wood screwspipe mount hardware (I had to go to a construction supply store as opposed to the average hardware store for these, but...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 12:12:00 PDT
Upcycled Modern Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Pangolin-Lamp/
Upcycled Modern Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/FAJG/HWNGFFY1/FRBFAJGHWNGFFY1.SMALL.jpg cathychen Learn how to make this modern, artistic, yet simple lantern from recyclables. The design can be resized to fit different materials and accommodate different light fixtures and looks wonderful in multiples as indoor/outdoor lanterns for special events such as weddings.List of Materials1. 2 Sheets of ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:08:56 PDT
Building Large Lighted Marquee Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Large-Lighted-Marquee-Letters/
Building Large Lighted Marquee Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/B7S4/HW4OJK1H/FE7B7S4HW4OJK1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/B7S4/HW4OJK1H/FE7B7S4HW4OJK1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/B7S4/HW4OJK1H/FE7B7S4HW4OJK1H.SMALL.jpg KEUrban My daughter is getting married and saw a set of lighted marquee letters with the bride’s and groom’s initials, used in photos and as an accent at the reception. She asked if I could make them. Marquee letters are typically made up of a flat letterform that has lighting to make a sign visible at nigh...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 09:01:09 PDT