Instructables: exploring - photos - living - holidays - holiday http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:37:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ugliest Holiday Outfit http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugliest-Holiday-Outfit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/R7WB/HQ476PKA/FZSR7WBHQ476PKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/R7WB/HQ476PKA/FZSR7WBHQ476PKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/R7WB/HQ476PKA/FZSR7WBHQ476PKA.SMALL.jpg Nik727 This is soo seasy and won my youth group ugly holiday contest.  All you have to do is simply compile all of the random red, green, holiday, and winter stuff you have.  The more random the better and throw it all into one outfit.  Ornaments, sleds, tinsel, lights, whatever--throw it on!
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 14:06:14 PST
Outdoor Holiday Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Holiday-Planter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/6LJW/HO7XFIRO/FBE6LJWHO7XFIRO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/6LJW/HO7XFIRO/FBE6LJWHO7XFIRO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/6LJW/HO7XFIRO/FBE6LJWHO7XFIRO.SMALL.jpg jthomas80 A very inexpensive way to Brighten up planters usually left empty and bearing during the winter months. I saw the selling in our local garden center for $80 each and quickly realized anyone could do it at home themselvesUse clippings from an assortment of evergreen trees and bushes arranged by simpl...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:14:22 PST
Tree Line DIY Holiday Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Line-DIY-Holiday-Cards-by-Paige-Russell/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/KGAD/HN6BV593/FHRKGADHN6BV593.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/KGAD/HN6BV593/FHRKGADHN6BV593.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/KGAD/HN6BV593/FHRKGADHN6BV593.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell A step-by-step video guide to making my Tree Line cards using embroidery thread, simple tools, and some DIY holiday spirit. I've also included a pdf card template for you to print on card stock and use! (2 cards per 8 1/2 x 11 sheet)  
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 13:37:57 PDT
DIY Sphero Thanksgiving Costumes and Display http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sphero-Thanksgiving-Costumes-and-Display/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/WD2U/H9G16E2L/F19WD2UH9G16E2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/WD2U/H9G16E2L/F19WD2UH9G16E2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/WD2U/H9G16E2L/F19WD2UH9G16E2L.SMALL.jpg gosphero This Thanksgiving, Sphero is thankful for the numerous bacon recipes and specialty desserts that the Orbotix team will most definitely create for this hardworking appcessory. He is also thankful for his ballin' fans around the world who have rolled by his side as well as the new ones who are just ca...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 12:18:09 PST
My Ornament (turned Squid) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Ornament-turned-Squid/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/KW7U/GW88OPYF/FSSKW7UGW88OPYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/KW7U/GW88OPYF/FSSKW7UGW88OPYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/KW7U/GW88OPYF/FSSKW7UGW88OPYF.SMALL.jpg sfbetty With only 30 minutes to play at the Instructables workshop in San Francisco, I found a balloon, wrapped it in string and sprayed it with starch and paint.  The intention was a shell of painted string after the balloon is popped.  But I didn't let it dry enough and this is the result.  A squid lookin...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 10:26:42 PST
The Art of Lighting a Christmas Tree: Vertical vs. Horizontal http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Art-of-Lighting-a-Christmas-Tree-Vertical-vs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/A372/GVOW52LP/FK5A372GVOW52LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/A372/GVOW52LP/FK5A372GVOW52LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/A372/GVOW52LP/FK5A372GVOW52LP.SMALL.jpg thesparklequeen I have been reading up on lots of holiday decorating tips and ideas, and came across an interesting idea that had never occurred to me: HANGING YOUR CHRISTMAS LIGHTS VERTICALLY.  I can honestly say a light bulb went off in my head after reading that. It makes sense, how come I’ve never heard of it? ...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 09:46:43 PST
Trashy Christmas, Recycled & Strung Straws Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Trashy-Christmas-Recycled-Strung-Straws-Garland/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/N9LU/GVOX0HDE/FH7N9LUGVOX0HDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/N9LU/GVOX0HDE/FH7N9LUGVOX0HDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/N9LU/GVOX0HDE/FH7N9LUGVOX0HDE.SMALL.jpg BrianJewett In my half century of experience, the best tree ornaments are hand made. The best of these are usually made from trash. I don't know why, but after more than 50 years of study I've always found this to be true. For my very first, and most poverty inspired Christmas tree after moving out of my folks ...
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Fri, 2 Dec 2011 13:36:18 PST
Hanukkah (Chanukah) Menorah http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanukkah-Chanukah-Menorah/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DWC/GVM7E5D1/FX41DWCGVM7E5D1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DWC/GVM7E5D1/FX41DWCGVM7E5D1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/1DWC/GVM7E5D1/FX41DWCGVM7E5D1.SMALL.jpg flyingpuppy Our house is all lit up for the holidays with Christmas lights. The tree is up and blinking, scented candles are burning, and the eaves along the porch are twinkling a warm welcome. But not everyone lights up their holidays with Christmas lights. Those who celebrate Hanukkah place a menorah in their...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 07:30:02 PST
Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Naturally-Dyed-Easter-Eggs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/EXZ5/GMSXH8ZR/FWAEXZ5GMSXH8ZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/EXZ5/GMSXH8ZR/FWAEXZ5GMSXH8ZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/EXZ5/GMSXH8ZR/FWAEXZ5GMSXH8ZR.SMALL.jpg two-tarts Only natural whole foods were used to dye these eggs: beets, blueberries, coffee, turmeric. Full instructions here: http://www.two-tarts.com/2011/04/naturally-dyed-easter-eggs.html
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Fri, 22 Apr 2011 12:22:06 PDT
Valentine's Cards 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Cards-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/KKRC/GKS0UE74/FBDKKRCGKS0UE74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/KKRC/GKS0UE74/FBDKKRCGKS0UE74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/KKRC/GKS0UE74/FBDKKRCGKS0UE74.SMALL.jpg peace, love, art Here are a few photos of some Valentine cards I made. My supplies were card stock, glitter glue, hot glue, silk flowers, ribbons, stamps, and markers. Hope these darling cards inspire you.
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Wed, 9 Mar 2011 15:46:53 PST