Instructables: exploring - guide - living - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 06:02:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 10 Awesome First time Authors 9/27/2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Awesome-First-time-Authors-9272014/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FAT/VW11/I0LDX8E2/FATVW11I0LDX8E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FAT/VW11/I0LDX8E2/FATVW11I0LDX8E2.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FAT/VW11/I0LDX8E2/FATVW11I0LDX8E2.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction That time of the week again! Check out these awesome authors who achieved wonderful things on their first try here on instructables! Check out their builds and welcome them to the community! Crayon Machine This please my inner child immensely! Yarn Bowl New way of making bowls, even better...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:15:40 PDT
10 Awesome First time Authors 9/20/2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Awesome-First-time-Authors-9202014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/N3V6/I0C8XCP6/F30N3V6I0C8XCP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/N3V6/I0C8XCP6/F30N3V6I0C8XCP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/N3V6/I0C8XCP6/F30N3V6I0C8XCP6.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction This past week we had a bunch of awesome first authors. So I've gathered up 10 of them for your viewing pleasure. Be sure to check them out, congratulate them, and welcome them to our awesome community! USA Flag made with diffused LED LED can do awesome things, and this is really pretty! Porc...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:20:46 PDT
12 Awesome First Author Round UP! 9/14/2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Awesome-First-Author-Round-UP-9142014/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FIG/DC3C/I02938TQ/FIGDC3CI02938TQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FIG/DC3C/I02938TQ/FIGDC3CI02938TQ.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FIG/DC3C/I02938TQ/FIGDC3CI02938TQ.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction This week we had so many awesome first time authors! Check out what these people completed on their first try! Make sure you say hi and make them feel welcome in the instructables community! Bug Out Bike - Apocalypse Bicycle A bike for the END OF RULE! DIY Organic Eyeshadow Eyeshadow that I ...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:00:47 PDT
10 Awesome First Time Authors 9/07/2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Awesome-First-Time-Authors-9072014/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FQ3/AX9B/HZS8VER6/FQ3AX9BHZS8VER6.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FQ3/AX9B/HZS8VER6/FQ3AX9BHZS8VER6.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FQ3/AX9B/HZS8VER6/FQ3AX9BHZS8VER6.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction This week we had some awesome first time authors. In this collection we have a round up of 10 of them. Check out their awesome stuff and be sure to welcome them to our amazing community! TXT ME A cool new way to communicate! Lasercut plywood violin Lasercut plywood instruments? That's aweso...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 11:50:35 PDT
10 Awesome First Time Authors 8/30/2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Awesome-First-Time-Authors-8302014/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F6N/V7EO/HZI8TOU8/F6NV7EOHZI8TOU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F6N/V7EO/HZI8TOU8/F6NV7EOHZI8TOU8.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F6N/V7EO/HZI8TOU8/F6NV7EOHZI8TOU8.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction This past week we had some awesome first time authors! Here I've rounded up 10 of them, check them and make them feel super welcome because they did an amazing job on their very first instructables EVER. Garden Fireplace with Bench Just look at this amazing fire pit, it's just, aaaah it's so p...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:11:19 PDT
10 Fashionably Geeky Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Fashionably-Geeky-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Here we have 10 fashionably geeky projects for you to choose to recreate, or to take inspiration from and create something all your own. D.I.Y. Pixelated Heart Pendant Can't go wrong with the classic representation of health. Doctor Who "Something Blue" TARDIS Shoes! A pair shoes perfectly...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:26:42 PDT
12 Amazing First Time Authors http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Amazing-First-Time-Authors/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/8GU3/HZ6T96MK/FLT8GU3HZ6T96MK.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction In this collection you will find 12 first time authors who this past week published some awesome projects. Check out these authors projects and be sure to make these first time authors feel welcome! Giant Bubble Wands How to make giant bubbles, really how can not be the most amazing thing you've...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:46:59 PDT
DIY Solar Power Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Power-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/QI52/HY7T0WIF/FW3QI52HY7T0WIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/QI52/HY7T0WIF/FW3QI52HY7T0WIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/QI52/HY7T0WIF/FW3QI52HY7T0WIF.SMALL.jpg deba168 If you search for good DIY solar power project for your home there are thousands available on internet. Some of them are very complex and require special tools or knowledge. Others are relatively simple to construct which a child can make with items found in your house. I have chosen the list one...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:50:23 PDT
How to Survive Dorm Living http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Survive-Dorm-Living/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/F5UI/HZ13G7E0/FYLF5UIHZ13G7E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/F5UI/HZ13G7E0/FYLF5UIHZ13G7E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/F5UI/HZ13G7E0/FYLF5UIHZ13G7E0.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction For those of us went to college, dorms were a necessary evil. You space was limited, you might have kitchen or might not, suddenly you don't have access to your parents cooking supplies, no one seems to have the same idea of quiet as you, and you were stuck with this bland room with bland furnitur...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:35:01 PDT
10 Instructables for Sewing in an Apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Apartment-Sewing/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXP/WUB1/HZ13G6FA/FXPWUB1HZ13G6FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXP/WUB1/HZ13G6FA/FXPWUB1HZ13G6FA.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXP/WUB1/HZ13G6FA/FXPWUB1HZ13G6FA.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Sewing is space consuming. From the supplies to the laying out of the fabric. This collection will be a gathering of some of the awesome instructables to help those of us living in a space constraint to still be able to sew to our hearts content. Mini Pressing Board An ironing board that's as e...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:26:42 PDT
Sugru Build Night (July 2013) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Build-Night-July-2013/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/CXKQ/HJKBMG9R/F88CXKQHJKBMG9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/CXKQ/HJKBMG9R/F88CXKQHJKBMG9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/CXKQ/HJKBMG9R/F88CXKQHJKBMG9R.SMALL.jpg Carleyy These projects were created during the sugru build night in July 2013. Check out sugru.com null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null ...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 14:29:14 PDT
Concrete http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/3F1Y/HY8ILD8P/FGY3F1YHY8ILD8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/3F1Y/HY8ILD8P/FGY3F1YHY8ILD8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/3F1Y/HY8ILD8P/FGY3F1YHY8ILD8P.SMALL.jpg ARSteAm Beetlejuice Concrete Art Chair Concrete Garden Bench Hydro Hive Concrete Egg Stand Concrete Hexagon Plant Pot null
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:15:49 PDT
THE BEST ORIGAMI PROJECTS http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-BEST-ORIGAMI-PROJECTS/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/K0KU/HY12EIKU/F3RK0KUHY12EIKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/K0KU/HY12EIKU/F3RK0KUHY12EIKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/K0KU/HY12EIKU/F3RK0KUHY12EIKU.SMALL.jpg Ayushi Sharma Hey guys, this collection contains the best origami projects on instructables. So, just sit back and start making some of these and just enjoy..:) Origami Gift Box instant party paper lanterns A Dozen Red Origami Roses Paper ball ornaments for your Christmas tree The Spiral Data Ta...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:41:18 PDT
[newsletter] Remote Control Cat Harness, Ultimate FM Transmitter, SelfiesBot — Twitterbot http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Remote-Control-Cat-Harness-Ultimate-FM-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/O0UA/HXTUWCSH/FB2O0UAHXTUWCSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/O0UA/HXTUWCSH/FB2O0UAHXTUWCSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/O0UA/HXTUWCSH/FB2O0UAHXTUWCSH.SMALL.jpg randofo From the Editors Home Tech Contest Whether you're upgrading your automatic garage door, motorizing your window blinds to block out afternoon sun when you're away, or automa...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:26:59 PDT
The Ultimate Rainbow Loom Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Rainbow-Loom-Guide/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/US13/HWVAXCM6/F4TUS13HWVAXCM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/US13/HWVAXCM6/F4TUS13HWVAXCM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/US13/HWVAXCM6/F4TUS13HWVAXCM6.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Time to start making with your Rainbow Loom! We'll get you started with making a basic bracelet on the loom and work you up to making crazy starburst bracelets and fun little charms! If you're feeling really lucky, go for the Hexafish Bracelet! It may look intimidating, but it just takes practice...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:27:33 PDT
sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/sewing-2-3-4-5-6/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/ZDX4/HWVAN5IA/F37ZDX4HWVAN5IA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/ZDX4/HWVAN5IA/F37ZDX4HWVAN5IA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/ZDX4/HWVAN5IA/F37ZDX4HWVAN5IA.SMALL.jpg rlciavar This collection is a guide to the world of sewing! It covers everything from selecting fabrics to using a mannequin and sewing a backpack. Whether you've never threaded a needle or regularly sew wedding gowns I'm sure there's something in here for you! For beginners I suggest starting with my "sewin...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:57:32 PDT
Project-Based Engineering for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Based-Engineering-for-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This is a collection of project-based engineering lessons for kids. Project-based learning allows students to control the direction and pace of their learning. Activities that promote investigation, critical thinking, and hands-on subject matter are also central to project-based learning.Thes...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 12:13:01 PST
DIY swimsuits http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-swimsuits/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FH7/Y0RW/HYJ3Z891/FH7Y0RWHYJ3Z891.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FH7/Y0RW/HYJ3Z891/FH7Y0RWHYJ3Z891.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FH7/Y0RW/HYJ3Z891/FH7Y0RWHYJ3Z891.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Thanks to our first ever Swimwear Contest, we've got loads of DIY swimwear tutorials!Check out some of our free swimsuit tutorials below to learn more about how to sew your own bikini, one-piece or swimsuit cover up. They include free swimsuit patterns and step-by-step help to get you in your own DI...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 14:50:40 PDT
Featured Author: TinkeringProductions http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-TinkeringProductions/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Q2XD/HVS16URE/FYKQ2XDHVS16URE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Q2XD/HVS16URE/FYKQ2XDHVS16URE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/Q2XD/HVS16URE/FYKQ2XDHVS16URE.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name If you have ever wondered how to make your own onion powder, or Canadian Fire (or were just wondering what it is!), you may have stumbled across the profile of TinkeringProductions. I recently got to ask him questions about his start on Instructables, his very interesting day job, and exciting up...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 13:37:50 PDT
Instructables Robot Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Projects-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/A4AF/HVOE0YNK/FGOA4AFHVOE0YNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/A4AF/HVOE0YNK/FGOA4AFHVOE0YNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/A4AF/HVOE0YNK/FGOA4AFHVOE0YNK.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Over the years our community has made some amazing projects involving the Instructables Robot, but we want to see more! Check out our Instructables Robot Contest and share your best robot project for your chance to win a drawing from Christian Anthony (the creator of the Robot!) or a Robot necklace ...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 19:51:14 PDT
Featured Author: The King of Random http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-The-King-of-Random/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/4GQ8/HVGXRT54/F0M4GQ8HVGXRT54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/4GQ8/HVGXRT54/F0M4GQ8HVGXRT54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/4GQ8/HVGXRT54/F0M4GQ8HVGXRT54.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The King of Random truly lives up to his name and has posted videos and step-by-step Instructables on everything from how to use diapers to grow plants to how to make your own candy cannon. He never fails to surprise and delight with fun, unusual and relatively accessible projects. Recently I go...
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Thu, 22 May 2014 11:10:49 PDT
Pretty Kitty Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Kitty-Cats/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/B2SX/HV9FUDUQ/FOGB2SXHV9FUDUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/B2SX/HV9FUDUQ/FOGB2SXHV9FUDUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/B2SX/HV9FUDUQ/FOGB2SXHV9FUDUQ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Here are some of the many pretty kitty cats on Instructables. DIY cat tent Cardboard Cat House The Cat Launcher - Energetic Cat's Workout Toy or Just a Lazy Owner how to grow cat grass Cat bow tie + pattern Catpanion Cube how to trim your cat's claws Twine Cat Toys ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 12:57:17 PDT
Leatherworking http://www.instructables.com/id/Leatherworking/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/NRSQ/HUYLVWZH/F8CNRSQHUYLVWZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/NRSQ/HUYLVWZH/F8CNRSQHUYLVWZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/NRSQ/HUYLVWZH/F8CNRSQHUYLVWZH.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Over the past couple years, we've seen a huge increase in leatherworking here in the Instructables community! Below is a collection of some of my favorite leatherworking tutorials on the site, as well a ton that are great for learning the basics.We're running our first ever Leatherworking Contest fr...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 15:58:40 PDT
Maker Family Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Family-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/XX3K/HUYLUZBL/FW4XX3KHUYLUZBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/XX3K/HUYLUZBL/FW4XX3KHUYLUZBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/XX3K/HUYLUZBL/FW4XX3KHUYLUZBL.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Here at Instructables we love getting the whole family involved in making! Our authors have created tutorials for playdough, outdoor water playgrounds, forts, wooden swords, friendship bracelets and more - have a look below and take notes for summer break. :DIn the spirit of making things with your ...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 14:43:24 PDT
Featured Author: deandrascrafts http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-deandrascrafts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/I9OC/HUY47CN8/FXDI9OCHUY47CN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/I9OC/HUY47CN8/FXDI9OCHUY47CN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/I9OC/HUY47CN8/FXDI9OCHUY47CN8.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name DeAndra Buchanan, known as DeandrasCrafts around these here parts, is well known for her fun, simple, educational, and kid-friendly craft projects and fun crochet patterns. Recently, I was fortunate enough to get to pick her brain about how she got started, where she finds inspiration, and how sh...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 12:39:31 PDT
Light Bulb Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/D46X/HUU1CFDG/F4FD46XHUU1CFDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/D46X/HUU1CFDG/F4FD46XHUU1CFDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/D46X/HUU1CFDG/F4FD46XHUU1CFDG.SMALL.jpg RuudvandeLooij Always when searching and gathering materials for all kind of projects I come across light bulbs, so probably many of you will also cross roads with a light bulb once in a while. Since light bulbs tend to die after a while, it's the perfect upcycle material. This collection brings together the most ...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 11:27:22 PDT
cat projects http://www.instructables.com/id/cat-projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/Q5WN/HUQASB3V/FP2Q5WNHUQASB3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/Q5WN/HUQASB3V/FP2Q5WNHUQASB3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/Q5WN/HUQASB3V/FP2Q5WNHUQASB3V.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Whether you want to make cute cat-themed items for yourself or something for your kitties, the Instructables community has it covered! We have all kinds of fantastic cat toys, cat treats, cat furniture and even cat costumes - the projects in this guide are only the tip of the iceberg. Check out our ...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 10:36:43 PDT
DIY Wedding Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wedding-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/V565/HUJSWBSE/FBHV565HUJSWBSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/V565/HUJSWBSE/FBHV565HUJSWBSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/V565/HUJSWBSE/FBHV565HUJSWBSE.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink It's no secret that weddings are expensive, but we want to help you cut costs! Whether you want to DIY the whole wedding or just make some decorations, we've got you covered. There are tons of clever and cost effective ways to make your wedding something to remember!Check the DIY wedding instructabl...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:57:15 PDT
April Showers http://www.instructables.com/id/April-Showers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/0I69/HUFW62N3/FCX0I69HUFW62N3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/0I69/HUFW62N3/FCX0I69HUFW62N3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/0I69/HUFW62N3/FCX0I69HUFW62N3.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name April showers bring May flowers, but in the mean time, here are some projects to help you deal with the downpour. Rain Chain At Roof Gutter Copper Rain Chain Pressure Activated Light-Up Umbrella All Weather Trench Clean the gutters and put in leaf gaurds How to Make a Rain Pon...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 14:46:24 PDT
Decorating Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Decorating-Easter-Eggs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/85QT/HU1RWIE4/FZ685QTHU1RWIE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/85QT/HU1RWIE4/FZ685QTHU1RWIE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/85QT/HU1RWIE4/FZ685QTHU1RWIE4.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Have you decided how you are going to decorate your Easter Eggs this year? You can go with traditional dip dying, but why not try something new! Take out a box of crayons and start coloring, grab a silk tie and see how the design transfers or you could even head over to your laser cutter and see w...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:28:29 PDT
How to Get Free Stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Free-Stuff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/ZCOC/HWNGGG00/F6VZCOCHWNGGG00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/ZCOC/HWNGGG00/F6VZCOCHWNGGG00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/ZCOC/HWNGGG00/F6VZCOCHWNGGG00.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides It turns out that you can get and do a lot of things in this world for free.  "How to Get Free Stuff" shows you how to tap into this secret market!  From free magazines, to free yachts, to a free first class flight upgrade, this is your guide to the sweet life.  So put away your wallet, check out th...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:27:44 PDT
Easy Salon Hairstyles http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Salon-Hairstyles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/Z23V/HTHKETOC/F38Z23VHTHKETOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/Z23V/HTHKETOC/F38Z23VHTHKETOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/Z23V/HTHKETOC/F38Z23VHTHKETOC.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick You don't always have to go to a salon for a salon-quality hairstyle! Sharelle Loudd from Beautique Salon in San Jose, CA gave us tips on how to do fancy hairstyles easily by yourself or with your friends! Learn how to do hairstyles for every occasion including fun everyday styles and beautiful in...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 14:14:31 PDT
LoTek http://www.instructables.com/id/LoTek/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/97JD/HS5OUIBT/F5C97JDHS5OUIBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/97JD/HS5OUIBT/F5C97JDHS5OUIBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/97JD/HS5OUIBT/F5C97JDHS5OUIBT.SMALL.jpg alcurb Low-technology items that are very useful but don't necessarily depend on electronics and electricity to function. Also these items are intended or can be built with non-electrical hand tools. These items or methods can be implemented with materials laying around.The idea behind this collection is a...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 13:08:36 PST
Projects using Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Projects-using-Sugru/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/328S/HWNGGNZG/F32328SHWNGGNZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/328S/HWNGGNZG/F32328SHWNGGNZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/328S/HWNGGNZG/F32328SHWNGGNZG.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Sugru is basically the most awesome stuff ever. Buy some, play with it, you will fall in love. There are so many things you can mod and hack with just a little bit of the stuff! Check out these projects using Sugru to get some cool ideas! Sugru Locker Shelf Make your own Shaped bracelets S...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:34:06 PDT
101 Crafty Gifts http://www.instructables.com/id/101-Crafty-Gifts-To-Make/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/D685/HWNGGSSM/F5ND685HWNGGSSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/D685/HWNGGSSM/F5ND685HWNGGSSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/D685/HWNGGSSM/F5ND685HWNGGSSM.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo 101 Crafty Gifts is a collection of simple, beautiful gifts you can make!  Looking for that perfect gift to make for someone? This collection of over 100 projects from Instructables.com has step-by-step instructions and pictures to get you going! Whether you're into knitting, sewing, food, or craft...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:35:22 PDT
Last Minute Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-Minute-Valentines-Day/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JC49/HRN4FKWE/FWFJC49HRN4FKWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JC49/HRN4FKWE/FWFJC49HRN4FKWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/JC49/HRN4FKWE/FWFJC49HRN4FKWE.SMALL.jpg wilgubeast Today is Valentine's Day. Instead of paying through the nose for roses, lovingly handicraft a special something for your special someone. If you're without a special someone, make something for yourself. (5 minute microwave cake, anyone?) null Office project! With the included template, you can b...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:35:25 PST
10 Candy-less Valentines for Kids to hand out at School http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Candy-less-Valentines-for-Kids-to-hand-out-at-S/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/C2OF/HRKR0HMT/F1UC2OFHRKR0HMT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/C2OF/HRKR0HMT/F1UC2OFHRKR0HMT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/C2OF/HRKR0HMT/F1UC2OFHRKR0HMT.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Kids love candy, but sometimes, handing candy out at school just isn't appropriate. Or, you just want to balance the candy to valentine ratio your children get. Either way, here are 10 cute candy-less valentines for your kids to hand out at school! null null null null null nu...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:34:10 PST
Valentines for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-for-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/8BS1/HRKR0ESC/FTM8BS1HRKR0ESC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/8BS1/HRKR0ESC/FTM8BS1HRKR0ESC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/8BS1/HRKR0ESC/FTM8BS1HRKR0ESC.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Do you still not have treats for your kids to take into school and give to their friends? You're in luck! We have some DIY Valentines perfect for kids! null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null ...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:45:25 PST
Projects for Valentine's Day http://www.instructables.com/id/Projects-for-Valentines-Day/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/BULX/HWNGH9CZ/F6KBULXHWNGH9CZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/BULX/HWNGH9CZ/F6KBULXHWNGH9CZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/BULX/HWNGH9CZ/F6KBULXHWNGH9CZ.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Making homemade Valentine's Day cards and gifts is about the cutest thing possible. Try your hand at making some great Valentine's Day presents from these cool projects for Valentine's Day! Moustache Valentines No Candy Valentine For Kids Retro Valentine's Day Card D.I.Y. Pixelated Hea...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:36:26 PDT
Valentine's Day Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Day-Cards/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/08SL/HR8VET9V/FJD08SLHR8VET9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/08SL/HR8VET9V/FJD08SLHR8VET9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/08SL/HR8VET9V/FJD08SLHR8VET9V.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Keep it easy this Valentine's day with a homemade card. Make an easy pixelated one, or take your time and stitch a Doctor Who Tardis for your special someone. null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null nul...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 18:01:59 PST
5 Minute Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/SAZI/HWNU5UG7/F0VSAZIHWNU5UG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/SAZI/HWNU5UG7/F0VSAZIHWNU5UG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/SAZI/HWNU5UG7/F0VSAZIHWNU5UG7.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides Happen to have a few extra minutes? Need to entertain someone for a little while? Well, look no further because here are some great things you can do and make in the next few minutes. Epic ventures to build your own butler robot (in 55 easy steps), are awesome, but can take some time. It's cool, w...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:40:02 PDT
Learn New Skills http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-New-Skills/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/QSAB/HPY97NXK/FSTQSABHPY97NXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/QSAB/HPY97NXK/FSTQSABHPY97NXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/QSAB/HPY97NXK/FSTQSABHPY97NXK.SMALL.jpg wilgubeast Acquire a new skill to increase your cognitive capacity. These projects by Instructables staff and featured authors will help you get started with new skills, and the Instructables community is full of great project ideas to help you build on what you learn. null The premier introduction to Ardui...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 15:50:15 PST
16 Gifts for the Office Gift Exchange http://www.instructables.com/id/16-Gifts-for-the-Office-Gift-Exchange/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/RDDC/HPKATZY2/FQVRDDCHPKATZY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/RDDC/HPKATZY2/FQVRDDCHPKATZY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/RDDC/HPKATZY2/FQVRDDCHPKATZY2.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick What do you get for your fellow employees?  Don't think too much on it, just pick out one of these projects and you will be all set.  This collection of 16 awesome office gifts include projects made from office supplies and projects you would just love to have at the office!  Take a look, pick one o...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 21:53:26 PST
Christmas Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Ornaments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/U93W/HPKATYZ3/FVMU93WHPKATYZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/U93W/HPKATYZ3/FVMU93WHPKATYZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/U93W/HPKATYZ3/FVMU93WHPKATYZ3.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Decorate your tree this year with unique hand-made Christmas Ornaments!  No ones tree will look as festive as yours.  So many ornaments including origami, LEDs, beads, and more! null Toys as ornaments! null Power up your Christmas and give your tree Extra Life with these super cute Super Mari...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 21:53:07 PST
Alternative Christmas Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Alternative-Christmas-Trees/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/DDGD/HPEG8ISP/FEUDDGDHPEG8ISP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/DDGD/HPEG8ISP/FEUDDGDHPEG8ISP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/DDGD/HPEG8ISP/FEUDDGDHPEG8ISP.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink No time to buy and decorate a real Christmas tree? Sick of the wonky and dusty fake one in your basement? Try an alternative Christmas tree! :D We've collected some of our favorite alternative Christmas trees on Instructables in this guide - there's something for every skill level here! Alternative...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 23:22:36 PST
Make a Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wreath/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/D4AQ/HPEG8HMX/FVTD4AQHPEG8HMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/D4AQ/HPEG8HMX/FVTD4AQHPEG8HMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/D4AQ/HPEG8HMX/FVTD4AQHPEG8HMX.SMALL.jpg frenzy Now that the holidays are here, its wreath season! Show your joy for the year by creating a unique wreath for your door or living room! Making your own wreath is fun for the whole family! null null null Scrounging the ground of my apartment complex, I found some good wreath making fodder...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 23:15:39 PST
Paper Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Snowflakes-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/SF67/HPEG8FJF/F2JSF67HPEG8FJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/SF67/HPEG8FJF/F2JSF67HPEG8FJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/SF67/HPEG8FJF/F2JSF67HPEG8FJF.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Paper Snowflakes are incredibly easy, traditional decorations for the Winter season.  All you need is paper, scissors and you are all set!  You can make them an exact imitation of real six pointed snowflakes, or branch off and see what fun designs crop up from your crazy cutting!  Grab your scissors...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 23:09:11 PST
16 Great Gifts made from Garbage http://www.instructables.com/id/16-Great-Gifts-made-from-Garbage/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/XZWZ/HPCWWIFP/F4TXZWZHPCWWIFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/XZWZ/HPCWWIFP/F4TXZWZHPCWWIFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/XZWZ/HPCWWIFP/F4TXZWZHPCWWIFP.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick If you've delayed your gift shopping a little too long this holiday season, check out these 16 great gifts that are made out of things you were just going to throw away anyway.  Some are quick, some are easy, and some don't take much effort at all.  Don't make up any excuses this year; it's so easy ...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 22:44:34 PST
Craftsman Holiday Project Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Craftsman-Holiday-Project-Guide/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/8NE4/HPCWWB7G/F498NE4HPCWWB7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/8NE4/HPCWWB7G/F498NE4HPCWWB7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/8NE4/HPCWWB7G/F498NE4HPCWWB7G.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Working on some holiday decorations and gifts for your loved ones? Craftsman offers an amazing range of quality tools that allow you make anything you can imagine. Here are some great Instructables, sponsored by Craftsman, to help make your holidays merry and bright!If you're planning on making so...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 22:43:50 PST
Manly Knits http://www.instructables.com/id/Manly-Knits/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/XOXR/GJQEIA6X/FUCXOXRGJQEIA6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/XOXR/GJQEIA6X/FUCXOXRGJQEIA6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/XOXR/GJQEIA6X/FUCXOXRGJQEIA6X.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Real men knit.  "Manly Knits" is your guide to real manly knitting ideas.  Whether the term "cast-on" is foreign to you, or you're ready to knit up a full-on skull balaclava, we've got great ideas to inspire your next project.  Knit yourself a Steve Zissou hat, a giant moustache, a beard warmer, and...
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Fri, 25 Feb 2011 10:56:54 PST