Instructables: exploring - guide - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:04:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 [newsletter] Electric Micro Kart, Homemade Lightbulb, Quadcopter HACK http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Electric-Microkart-Homemade-Lightbulb-Q/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsPenolopy Bulnick is Leaving Instructables!"Who is that person and why should I care?" Because I bring you these awesome newsletters 3 times a week! I just wanted to give a sendoff and since I create the newsletter, I get to put whatever I want right here :) At least for this one ...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:13:58 PDT
[newsletter] Faux Google Glasses, 5 Foolproof Bar Bets, Portable Wii Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Faux-Google-Glasses-5-Foolproof-Bar-Bet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors5 Ways to Clean a Funky Water Bottle!There's nothing more unappetizing than opening up a water bottle for a cool refreshing drink just to be overwhelmed by the smell of an overused, under-washed water bottle. Check out these 5 effective methods to clean a water bottle and learn whi...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:09:14 PDT
[newsletter] Cheap Mosquito Trap, RC Tank, Coconut Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Cheap-Mosquito-Trap-RC-Tank-Coconut-Bik/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsCheap and Easy Portable Air Conditioner!The weather is getting hotter and you need a way of cooling off. Air conditioners are great, but they're not always where you want them. Fix that now with your own portable air condition that is cheap and easy to make!Itty Bitty Bikinis and ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 23:26:00 PDT
[newsletter] Perfect Steak, Edible LEDs, Mobile Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Perfect-Steak-Edible-LEDs-Mobile-Fire-P/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/JR3E/HX6AOSFY/FKNJR3EHX6AOSFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/JR3E/HX6AOSFY/FKNJR3EHX6AOSFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/JR3E/HX6AOSFY/FKNJR3EHX6AOSFY.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsCelebrate the 4th in Style with Homemade SPARKLERS!When it's time to celebrate with fireworks, you could just buy them. Or you could improvise, and make your own. Follow along with The King of Random as he shows you how to make fun fireworks at home!Beach Party Time! Show off you...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 12:17:41 PDT
[newsletter] 10 Best Projects of June, Tiny Trailer, Rainbow Gatling Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-10-Best-Projects-of-June-Tiny-Trailer-R/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/46VM/HX1WI90P/FHX46VMHX1WI90P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/46VM/HX1WI90P/FHX46VMHX1WI90P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/46VM/HX1WI90P/FHX46VMHX1WI90P.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsThe Girl Who Played With Lighting -Anouk Wipprecht recently finished up her residency here at Instructables. Come find out what life at Pier 9 was like for her and what it means to "take FULL ownership of your space." Check her out and don't forget to check out the Instructables s...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 12:43:29 PDT
10 Best Projects of June http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Best-Projects-of-June/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SS44/HX1WAARZ/FXKSS44HX1WAARZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SS44/HX1WAARZ/FXKSS44HX1WAARZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SS44/HX1WAARZ/FXKSS44HX1WAARZ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we send out an newsletter with 15 amazing Instructables. We wanted to show off the 10 that did the best from the month of June in the Newsletter.Not getting the newsletter yet? You can sign up in the footer of this page by adding your email address to the box that ...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:37:38 PDT
[newsletter] Beer/Baby Float, DIY Backpack, Biohazard Toilet Warning http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-BeerBaby-Float-DIY-Backpack-Biohazard-T/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BXY7/HWZ4YKUJ/F98BXY7HWZ4YKUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BXY7/HWZ4YKUJ/F98BXY7HWZ4YKUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/BXY7/HWZ4YKUJ/F98BXY7HWZ4YKUJ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsThe Bees are Running out of Time.In recent years, honey bee colonies have been collapsing at an alarming rate due largely to the fountain of toxic pesticides being pumped onto our crops. If the bees disappear, say goodbye to many foods you enjoy. Show your appreciation and enter th...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 15:34:28 PDT
[newsletter] One Board Chair, Drink Can BBQ, Under the Bed Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-One-Board-Chair-Drink-Can-BBQ-Under-the/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/S77R/HWVAUB3D/FD5S77RHWVAUB3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/S77R/HWVAUB3D/FD5S77RHWVAUB3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/S77R/HWVAUB3D/FD5S77RHWVAUB3D.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsTime to automate your life!Whether you're upgrading your automatic garage door, motorizing your window blinds to block out afternoon sun when you're not home, or automating your morning breakfast, we want to see it! Show off your stuff and enter the Home Technology Contest!Take a T...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:33:54 PDT
[newsletter] Fingerprint Door Lock, Twisted Bikini Top, Rubik's Cube Solver http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Fingerprint-Door-Lock-Twisted-Bikini-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UQDX/HWTBIGBS/F52UQDXHWTBIGBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UQDX/HWTBIGBS/F52UQDXHWTBIGBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/UQDX/HWTBIGBS/F52UQDXHWTBIGBS.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsHoney bee colonieshave been collapsing at an alarming rate due largely to the fountain of toxic pesticides being pumped onto our crops. If bees disappear than so will many foods we all love. Celebrate bees by creating an Instructable inspired by them and enter the Made by Bees Cont...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:37:07 PDT
[newsletter] Portable Solar Power, Papercraft Casting, Arduino in Space http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Portable-Solar-Power-Papercraft-Casting/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/MV6V/HWRZ2UTU/FQUMV6VHWRZ2UTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/MV6V/HWRZ2UTU/FQUMV6VHWRZ2UTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/MV6V/HWRZ2UTU/FQUMV6VHWRZ2UTU.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorBikini Season is here!So show off your stuff and enter the Swimwear Contest! We want to see your ruffled bikinis, snazzy trunks, and towel/coverup hybrids that will get you ready for the summer! Enter for a chance to win an inflatable swimming pool, outdoor speakers and some water ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:26:55 PDT
[newsletter] Best Portal Gun Yet, T-Bone Steak Knife, Soda Can Lockpick http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Best-Portal-Gun-Yet-T-Bone-Steak-Knife-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/7VYS/HWLCXTMI/FED7VYSHWLCXTMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/7VYS/HWLCXTMI/FED7VYSHWLCXTMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/7VYS/HWLCXTMI/FED7VYSHWLCXTMI.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors Hack something from IKEA!We have so many IKEA hacks we had to make another collection. IKEA Hacks - Volume 2 has step-by-step instructions to build 24 projects that show the furniture that the designers IKEA wish they thought of! Time to get yourself off the grid. ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:20:05 PDT
[newsletter] Life-Changing Hacks, Penny Countertop, Non-Electric Fridge http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Life-Changing-Hacks-Penny-Countertop-No/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/J2RO/HWJ9W0GI/FO5J2ROHWJ9W0GI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/J2RO/HWJ9W0GI/FO5J2ROHWJ9W0GI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/J2RO/HWJ9W0GI/FO5J2ROHWJ9W0GI.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors 11 Unusual Uses for Baby Oil -Have you heard that joke about baby oil: If corn oil is made with corn and peanut oil is made with peanuts, then what is baby oil made with? Baby oil is made with mineral oil and fragrance by industrial professionals; babies don't have the fin...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:14:38 PDT
[newsletter] Powdered Alcohol, Mason Jar Beehive, Mini Audio Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Powdered-Alcohol-Mason-Jar-Beehive-Mini/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OQJS/HWHBPSI0/FJIOQJSHWHBPSI0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OQJS/HWHBPSI0/FJIOQJSHWHBPSI0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OQJS/HWHBPSI0/FJIOQJSHWHBPSI0.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors Show your Father that you care...On Father's Day, his birthday, on any day! Your dad is your number one fan! He helped you with your homework when you were a kid and has given you countless advice over the years. This Father's Day show your dad how much you appreci...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 23:41:10 PDT
[newsletter] Touchscreen Game Buttons, PVC Water Gun, 3D MRI Skull Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Touchscreen-Game-Buttons-PVC-Water-Gun-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/6OWN/HWC4LC06/FGM6OWNHWC4LC06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/6OWN/HWC4LC06/FGM6OWNHWC4LC06.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/6OWN/HWC4LC06/FGM6OWNHWC4LC06.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsAsk an EditorMakerspace Program EditionOn Friday, June 13th from 1-4pm PST, Carleyy be answering your questions about the programs Instructables is running with makerspaces, hackerspaces, student groups, libraries, and fab labs around the world! TinkeringProductions Featured Author ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:13:43 PDT
Featured Author: partybot http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-partybot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/GSQZ/HV80IE26/FW4GSQZHV80IE26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/GSQZ/HV80IE26/FW4GSQZHV80IE26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/GSQZ/HV80IE26/FW4GSQZHV80IE26.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name If you ever see a giant, googly-eye mustache running down the street, a fire-breathing unicorn frolicking at the club, or a LEGO scientist come to life, chances are you're not dreaming, just witnessing an epic costuming creation by Klay Jones, otherwise known as partybot! Recently, I was able to ...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 09:42:18 PDT
Newsletter 5/13/14 http://www.instructables.com/id/Newsletter-51314/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/2V4C/HV4DBUOP/FG32V4CHV4DBUOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/2V4C/HV4DBUOP/FG32V4CHV4DBUOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/2V4C/HV4DBUOP/FG32V4CHV4DBUOP.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Newsletter for Tuesday May 13, 2014. Tiny tiny house DIY Bike Generator Head Mouse - Game controller or disability aid How to turn your bleach-stained-red bathtub white again Custom Arduino Shield and Sensors Weather Station DIY RUSTIC PALLET WOOD SHELVES 3D Printed Sum...
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Tue, 13 May 2014 14:49:57 PDT
10 Best Projects of April http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Best-Projects-of-April/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/KSEP/HUMTML12/FUHKSEPHUMTML12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/KSEP/HUMTML12/FUHKSEPHUMTML12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/KSEP/HUMTML12/FUHKSEPHUMTML12.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we send out an newsletter with 15 amazing recent Instructables. We wanted to show off the 10 that did the best from the month of April in the Newsletter. Not getting the newsletter yet? You can sign up in the footer of this page by adding your email address to t...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:29:25 PDT
April Fool's Day pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/April-Fools-Day-pranks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/FZ3A/HSGFRJU1/F9SFZ3AHSGFRJU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/FZ3A/HSGFRJU1/F9SFZ3AHSGFRJU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/FZ3A/HSGFRJU1/F9SFZ3AHSGFRJU1.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink You've got less than a month to get ready for April Fool's Day! To help you get inspired, I've collected together some of the best pranks and jokes on Instructables. These pranks range from five minute builds to more complicated drawn out pranks that will drive your victims nuts for weeks. Some ar...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 12:30:46 PST
12 Fun and Easy Pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Fun-and-Easy-Pranks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/MXQM/HWNGFPLC/F0LMXQMHWNGFPLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/MXQM/HWNGFPLC/F0LMXQMHWNGFPLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/MXQM/HWNGFPLC/F0LMXQMHWNGFPLC.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Pranking friends or coworkers is a timeless tradition. The pranks can be simple or elaborate, but are always fun. In this guide you can find 12 fun and easy pranks you can play on people. From gravy tea-bags and hacking a calculator to the classic stapler in jello, you're sure to find a prank that w...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:13:49 PDT
Last Minute Pranks Anyone Can Do http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-Minute-Pranks-Anyone-Can-Do/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2QSW/HTGFBKZM/FEZ2QSWHTGFBKZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2QSW/HTGFBKZM/FEZ2QSWHTGFBKZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2QSW/HTGFBKZM/FEZ2QSWHTGFBKZM.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick It has come down to the wire and you don't have anything ready for April Fool's Day! Don't worry! The authors over at Instructables have you covered. We have lots of great pranks that can be done with little time and supplies! Check them out and don't be left behind this April Fool's Day! null...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:24:00 PDT
Homemade Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Toys/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/GIOK/HA3CNL73/FOEGIOKHA3CNL73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/GIOK/HA3CNL73/FOEGIOKHA3CNL73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/GIOK/HA3CNL73/FOEGIOKHA3CNL73.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus We all love playing with toys, and the very best toys are homemade.  Homemade Toys features 26 toys made by Instructables members. There are projects for kids of all ages, and probably some adults too. From simple classics like dinosaurs made from wood and a PVC periscope, to more advanced projects...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 13:24:24 PST
Homemade Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Halloween-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KDJ1/HN4ZL5OV/F6RKDJ1HN4ZL5OV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KDJ1/HN4ZL5OV/F6RKDJ1HN4ZL5OV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KDJ1/HN4ZL5OV/F6RKDJ1HN4ZL5OV.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Instead of going out and buying a cheap looking Halloween Costume this year, why not look around your house, see what you can find, and throw together your own awesome and totally unique homemade Halloween Costume! null null null null null null null null null nu...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 16:53:03 PDT
Fairy Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/NLAS/GE39MG20/FJGNLASGE39MG20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/NLAS/GE39MG20/FJGNLASGE39MG20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/NLAS/GE39MG20/FJGNLASGE39MG20.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo "Do you believe in fairies? … If you believe clap your hands!" Flutter around any Halloween party in one of these playful fairy costumes.  Here are all the instructions you need to make your own wings, wands, and tutus.   And remember, you can always throw a little fairy dust on any non-believers ...
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Thu, 21 Oct 2010 11:20:25 PDT
Featured Author: eric3dee http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-eric3dee/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/OS0K/HN2R9UO7/F90OS0KHN2R9UO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/OS0K/HN2R9UO7/F90OS0KHN2R9UO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/OS0K/HN2R9UO7/F90OS0KHN2R9UO7.SMALL.jpg kazmataz Puppet-makers who also design apps, husband-and-wife duo eric3dee take their Instructables to the next level with beautifully edited final pictures. In anticipation of their sons' homemade Halloween costumes this year, I asked them a few questions about what it's like to work as a team on- and...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:17:18 PDT
Featured Author: tatterhood http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-tatterhood/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/7U2R/HLSHJMXU/F247U2RHLSHJMXU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/7U2R/HLSHJMXU/F247U2RHLSHJMXU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/7U2R/HLSHJMXU/F247U2RHLSHJMXU.SMALL.jpg kazmataz   Kris Sayer goes by tatterhood on Instructables, and is writing a graphic novel around a spirited character by the same name. As an author who creates amazing costumes, she is exceptionally talented at breathing life into many whimsical characters - so it's no wonder she's a talented g...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 13:32:54 PDT
Featured Author: SpicyPandaCreations http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-SpicyPandaCreations/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/SF9G/HLOBZN06/FBXSF9GHLOBZN06.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/SF9G/HLOBZN06/FBXSF9GHLOBZN06.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/SF9G/HLOBZN06/FBXSF9GHLOBZN06.SMALL.jpg kazmataz Joe Serrano, the man behind SpicyPandaCreations, is the king of cosplay on Instructables. A psychology doctoral student by day, and a superhero by night, his lifestyle is nothing short of ambitious. If you've ever looked at a costume and thought: "Holy smokes, how do I make something like tha...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:25:31 PDT
Ultimate Instructable Costume Resource http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Instructable-Costume-Resource/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/3J8D/HK483F0V/FZU3J8DHK483F0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/3J8D/HK483F0V/FZU3J8DHK483F0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/3J8D/HK483F0V/FZU3J8DHK483F0V.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit Welcome to the Ultimate Instructable Costume Resource Guide!  The first time I created a project using instructables I was not sure if I could actually pull it off.  However, with a fantastic instrucable on creating an Optimus Prime Costume I was successful.  I have been hooked on the site ever sens...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 17:48:22 PDT
Lego Projects to Build with your Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Projects-to-Build-with-your-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/F360/HIXCJURP/FZ1F360HIXCJURP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/F360/HIXCJURP/FZ1F360HIXCJURP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/F360/HIXCJURP/FZ1F360HIXCJURP.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Lego is a fun toy for all ages. Check out these cool Lego projects to build with your kids! null null null null null null null null null null null null null null
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 12:04:12 PDT
Office Warfare (2013) http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Warfare-2013/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/1DIC/HHJOAWTE/F4U1DICHHJOAWTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/1DIC/HHJOAWTE/F4U1DICHHJOAWTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/1DIC/HHJOAWTE/F4U1DICHHJOAWTE.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus It's war!! If you've spent any time in a cubicle, you know that there are times when you might need to fashion some kind of weapon out of office supplies. Maybe you're waging war on your cubicle neighbor, or simply defending your domain from the devious IT department; whatever your office turmoil, O...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:43:29 PDT
Backyard Rocketry (2013) http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Rocketry-2013/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/QD27/HHJOAWTD/FITQD27HHJOAWTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/QD27/HHJOAWTD/FITQD27HHJOAWTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/QD27/HHJOAWTD/FITQD27HHJOAWTD.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The backyard is where all the cool projects happen. Projects where things might start on fire, move at high speed, make loud noises, or otherwise jeopardize the safety of grandma’s heirloom crystal collection are some of the most fun builds you can do. But they have to be done outside, and ideally n...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:44:47 PDT
The Hobbit & Lord of the Rings Inspired Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hobbit-Lord-of-the-Rings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/G2W1/HF23RFF6/F5MG2W1HF23RFF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/G2W1/HF23RFF6/F5MG2W1HF23RFF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/G2W1/HF23RFF6/F5MG2W1HF23RFF6.SMALL.jpg GorillazMiko Satisfy that Hobbit hunger with some of these awesome Instructables made by users just like you! Protect yourself from danger with homemade chain mail and weapons, get some extra Hobbit hair on those feet, or keep your chin nice and cozy with a great big dwarf beard. You could even get rid of Gollu...
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 11:51:18 PDT
Launch It! http://www.instructables.com/id/Launch-It/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/4KW3/GQ8VBQF8/F8G4KW3GQ8VBQF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/4KW3/GQ8VBQF8/F8G4KW3GQ8VBQF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/4KW3/GQ8VBQF8/F8G4KW3GQ8VBQF8.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "Launch It!" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 14 different projects to launch! Learn to make fireworks, catapults, rockets, paper airplane launchers and much more! All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by our creative community, and contain pictures for each step ...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 11:54:24 PDT
Nerf Gun Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerf-Gun-Mods/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/3BIY/GKLJ1R7A/FO03BIYGKLJ1R7A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/3BIY/GKLJ1R7A/FO03BIYGKLJ1R7A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/3BIY/GKLJ1R7A/FO03BIYGKLJ1R7A.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Nerf guns are awesome and often the weapon of choice for office warfare, though there's no reason to settle for a stock gun out of the box. You owe it to yourself and your team to modify and improve your Nerf gun so it can be all it can be!   "Nerf Gun Mods" gives you the complete step-by-step instr...
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 14:06:36 PST
DIY Music Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Music-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/XNDA/GLTXM7DM/FOIXNDAGLTXM7DM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/XNDA/GLTXM7DM/FOIXNDAGLTXM7DM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/XNDA/GLTXM7DM/FOIXNDAGLTXM7DM.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "DIY Music Projects" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 11 different fun music inspired projects. Make musical underwear, a musical greeting card, a sound bracelet and much more. All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by our creative community, and contain pictures f...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 12:12:38 PDT
Featured Author: BrittLiv http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-BrittLiv/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/85TL/HDOVYYBX/F4885TLHDOVYYBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/85TL/HDOVYYBX/F4885TLHDOVYYBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/85TL/HDOVYYBX/F4885TLHDOVYYBX.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Britt Liv Ulrike Michelsen (known as BrittLiv on Instructables) is the author of some the most original and fun projects on the site. I started following her when I realized she was cranking out amazing projects with regularity and winning contests left and right. :D She's always got a new and f...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 18:37:59 PST
Invent a Sport http://www.instructables.com/id/Invent-a-Sport-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/14GZ/GJQELZ6E/FZ314GZGJQELZ6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/14GZ/GJQELZ6E/FZ314GZGJQELZ6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/14GZ/GJQELZ6E/FZ314GZGJQELZ6E.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Tired of run-of-the-mill sports? "Invent a Sport" is your key to unlocking a whole new world of sporting opportunities.  Take your bike, your football, your frisbee and a friend, and get ready to play!  "Invent a Sport" has ideas for all new indoor, outdoor and even winter sports.  All ideas come fr...
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Fri, 25 Feb 2011 10:56:40 PST
Office Weapons http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Weapons/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/GNHL/GKLJ1OF4/F14GNHLGKLJ1OF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/GNHL/GKLJ1OF4/F14GNHLGKLJ1OF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/GNHL/GKLJ1OF4/F14GNHLGKLJ1OF4.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo "Office Weapons" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 18 different daring office pranks. Check out these simple but effective weapons fashioned from office materials and be prepared next time someone borrows your special stapler or leaves the copy machine jammed. All projects come fr...
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 14:06:17 PST
DIY Archery http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Archery/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/E0T0/GKQ3D9N0/F87E0T0GKQ3D9N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/E0T0/GKQ3D9N0/F87E0T0GKQ3D9N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/E0T0/GKQ3D9N0/F87E0T0GKQ3D9N0.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo "DIY Archery" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 17 different archery projects. Learn how to make a variety of arrowheads, arrows, quivers, bows and more! All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by archery enthusiasts, and contain pictures for each step so you can eas...
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 14:06:13 PST
Weekend Lego Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Weekend-Lego-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/X9EF/GMJIE5J5/FS3X9EFGMJIE5J5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/X9EF/GMJIE5J5/FS3X9EFGMJIE5J5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/X9EF/GMJIE5J5/FS3X9EFGMJIE5J5.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "Weekend Lego Projects" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 13 different projects inspired by Legos. Build a 3D chocolate printer out of Legos, make Lego inspired gummies, build your own Lego LED flashlight and much more! All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by our ...
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Wed, 11 May 2011 15:41:29 PDT
Easy Retro Gaming Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Retro-Gaming-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CC4F/GLTXMFL7/FFMCC4FGLTXMFL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CC4F/GLTXMFL7/FFMCC4FGLTXMFL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CC4F/GLTXMFL7/FFMCC4FGLTXMFL7.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "Easy Retro Gaming Projects" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 10 different projects which are sure to bring back the memories of your favorite 8-bit games. Learn to make NES stepping stones, chocolate space invaders, a retro gaming console and much more. All projects come from In...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2011 11:13:03 PDT
Incredible K'NEX! http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-KNEX/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/WK6I/GHDS6OAY/FS6WK6IGHDS6OAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/WK6I/GHDS6OAY/FS6WK6IGHDS6OAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/WK6I/GHDS6OAY/FS6WK6IGHDS6OAY.SMALL.jpg zazenergy Welcome to the Instructables eBook, Incredible K'NEX! K'NEX is a fantastic building tool that can be used to create amazing kinetic sculptures. It's the perfect tool for young artists and engineers. The Instructables K'NEX community has produced some awe-inspiring builds, from simple and elegant to...
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Mon, 16 May 2011 16:00:05 PDT
LEGO http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-1112-1113/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/JQRG/GYVDIGEA/FEXJQRGGYVDIGEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/JQRG/GYVDIGEA/FEXJQRGGYVDIGEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/JQRG/GYVDIGEA/FEXJQRGGYVDIGEA.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick LEGO, LEGO, everywhere! Almost all of us grew up with this classic building block. Whether you made houses, airports, spaceships or pirate ships, there's few construction toys as versatile as LEGO. LEGO blocks aren't just for building miniature versions of your favourite buildings, it's also a gre...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 12:21:23 PST
Nintendo Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Projects-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/X38A/H29XS670/FKOX38AH29XS670.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/X38A/H29XS670/FKOX38AH29XS670.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/X38A/H29XS670/FKOX38AH29XS670.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! Nintendo has the most memorable and iconic video game characters and the Nintendo Project Highlights guide collects some of our best related projects for the intrepid gamer.  Learn to build a rideable Yoshi costume, convert your bike to Star Fox's AR Wing, make a giant NES controller or even propose...
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Mon, 14 May 2012 15:39:10 PDT
Ultimate Paper Airplanes http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Paper-Airplanes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/IO65/GHDSFGD7/FZSIO65GHDSFGD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/IO65/GHDSFGD7/FZSIO65GHDSFGD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/IO65/GHDSFGD7/FZSIO65GHDSFGD7.SMALL.jpg zazenergy Welcome to Instructables eBook, Ultimate Paper Airplanes!  Paper airplanes are beloved for a reason:  they're cheap, easy, and awesome. You can create a wide range of styles and designs, all from a simple sheet of paper. From complex designs resembling origami to the most simple airplane shapes, yo...
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Mon, 16 May 2011 15:59:22 PDT
STAR WARS http://www.instructables.com/id/STAR-WARS-361/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0569/HCJO52BH/FDW0569HCJO52BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0569/HCJO52BH/FDW0569HCJO52BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0569/HCJO52BH/FDW0569HCJO52BH.SMALL.jpg Density A long time ago in a galaxy far far away... Star wars has been around for a very long time and has provided us with hours of thrilling entertainment. It has become a part of many peoples lives and has inspired many people all over the world. Star wars is not only used for entertainment but has also ...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2013 07:36:45 PST
10 Fun Things To Do With Your Microwave http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Fun-Things-To-Do-With-Your-Microwave/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/1D3M/GHDS6OK4/FSQ1D3MGHDS6OK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/1D3M/GHDS6OK4/FSQ1D3MGHDS6OK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/1D3M/GHDS6OK4/FSQ1D3MGHDS6OK4.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Find uses for your microwave you never knew existed with this fun collection from Instructables.com. Don't sell your microwave short! Whether you are conducting science experiments or making gifts, you will unleash your microwave's true potential with these creative and unconventional projects. In...
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Mon, 6 Dec 2010 14:41:25 PST
Best of Play 2012 http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-of-Play-2012/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/9494/HAQ2UR6U/FW99494HAQ2UR6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/9494/HAQ2UR6U/FW99494HAQ2UR6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/9494/HAQ2UR6U/FW99494HAQ2UR6U.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Epic costumes, DIY instruments, and amazing K'NEX  &LEGO creations;  It was a great year for Play. I am happy to report that our LEGO community has grown considerably over the year and we now have a very comprehensive tutorial database to make everything from LEGO travel chess sets to LEGO Porta...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:12:45 PST
Fun with Water Balloons http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-with-Water-Balloons/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/2VGA/GMNR91Y9/FL42VGAGMNR91Y9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/2VGA/GMNR91Y9/FL42VGAGMNR91Y9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/2VGA/GMNR91Y9/FL42VGAGMNR91Y9.SMALL.jpg zazenergy "Fun with Water Balloons" gives you the complete step-by-step instructions for 10 different projects to bring out the kid inside you. Build a water balloon catapult, an illuminated ice light, a balloon gun and much more! All projects come from Instructables.com, are written by our creative community...
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Wed, 11 May 2011 15:38:52 PDT
Easy Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Halloween-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/ARY5/H6DWPO14/FJWARY5H6DWPO14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/ARY5/H6DWPO14/FJWARY5H6DWPO14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/ARY5/H6DWPO14/FJWARY5H6DWPO14.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Don’t skip this year’s Halloween party because you spent most of October watching football or settling in at school. We’ve got 20 quick, simple Halloween costumes that will make you the life of the party. If you can use scissors and tape, with a dash of sewing skill, you’ll ready to take on any one ...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2009 14:52:15 PDT
Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/F45V/H6DWVF3F/FC7F45VH6DWVF3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/F45V/H6DWVF3F/FC7F45VH6DWVF3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/F45V/H6DWVF3F/FC7F45VH6DWVF3F.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Great Halloween costumes are rare. Too many people pick something up off the rack. Or they use the holiday as an excuse to wear too little in an effort to get noticed. (Not you, though. You’re reading this, so you're clearly making an effort.) Get noticed for the right reasons with an epic Hallowee...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2009 14:26:51 PDT