Instructables: exploring - photos - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:16:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Spring Terrarium Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-Terrarium-Ornaments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/221V/HRPSXWSV/F5Q221VHRPSXWSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/221V/HRPSXWSV/F5Q221VHRPSXWSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/221V/HRPSXWSV/F5Q221VHRPSXWSV.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie Ornaments are not just for winter holidays! At least, that is what I am telling myself, since I made some Spring Terrarium Ornaments! My favorite part of this idea, is that you can put almost anything small into the bare bulb ornaments. Over the years I have saved little miniatures that I found int...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 05:39:47 PST
Luca Nintendo Room http://www.instructables.com/id/Luca-Nintendo-Room/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/D98E/HJKC2Z03/FLHD98EHJKC2Z03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/D98E/HJKC2Z03/FLHD98EHJKC2Z03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/D98E/HJKC2Z03/FLHD98EHJKC2Z03.SMALL.jpg freeman59000 Ok guys, just sharing the "Luca" Nintendo room with you. A room I've made for my son who decided to see the world on september 13th 2010 for the Mario 25th Birthday ! Also I wanted a Nintendo Room so I suppose he wanted too :) I divided into several zones like : 1. Super Luca Nintendo Room 2. Retr...
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 00:58:51 PDT
How to Turn the Bottom of a Plastic Bottle into Flowers! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reuse-the-Bottom-of-a-Plastic-Bottle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/BZ0I/FFRCP0EF/FC8BZ0IFFRCP0EF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/BZ0I/FFRCP0EF/FC8BZ0IFFRCP0EF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/BZ0I/FFRCP0EF/FC8BZ0IFFRCP0EF.SMALL.jpg laminterious You have used a portion of a plastic bottle for something (maybe an Inverted Planter perhaps) and you dont really want to waste the bottom of the bottle...Never fear, here's what you do.Cut around the bottom grooves so that you have one piece that looks kinda like a flower.Punch some holes, or use a...
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Sat, 3 May 2008 02:35:22 PDT
DIY Christmas Fairy Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Christmas-Fairy-Lights/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/W3PS/HANAVT5G/FT9W3PSHANAVT5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/W3PS/HANAVT5G/FT9W3PSHANAVT5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/W3PS/HANAVT5G/FT9W3PSHANAVT5G.SMALL.jpg polkadotprints Add some pizazz to regular fairy lights to create a colour co-ordinated Christmas decor or bedroom lighting. 
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Mon, 17 Dec 2012 20:36:07 PST
Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Dry-Erase-Wall/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/FXXM/H5EDUCPB/FBPFXXMH5EDUCPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/FXXM/H5EDUCPB/FBPFXXMH5EDUCPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/FXXM/H5EDUCPB/FBPFXXMH5EDUCPB.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid Feast your eyes on the incredibly awesome Magnetic Dry-Erase Wall! I had a problem:  we had a dry erase board, and the best place for it happened to be right in a high traffic area of the house.  That was the main reason it was a good place, as it was easy to remember to write down a phone numb...
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Thu, 9 Aug 2012 00:06:45 PDT
Cheap and Easy Fabric Covered Window Cornice http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Fabric-Covered-Window-Cornice/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/503I/H4AGHSBD/F2G503IH4AGHSBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/503I/H4AGHSBD/F2G503IH4AGHSBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/503I/H4AGHSBD/F2G503IH4AGHSBD.SMALL.jpg mercifulmaenad Hiya!  It's been a while since I've had the time to cruise around on one of my favorite show-and-tell sites and to write up all the 'ibles I've been taking pics for this last year.  Whew!  So glad to have some down time and so glad to be back. This Instructable will teach you the very basics of mak...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 19:50:35 PDT
Wood sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-sculpture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/QY5E/H1ZG6NMA/FFLQY5EH1ZG6NMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/QY5E/H1ZG6NMA/FFLQY5EH1ZG6NMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/QY5E/H1ZG6NMA/FFLQY5EH1ZG6NMA.SMALL.jpg mkcflusa This is a 60's/70's inspired wood sculpture that is easy really to make. 1: Materials - Scrap Oak wood - wood dowel I used two scrap pieces of 3/4" Oak 7"x7" for the base and 11"x7" for the main piece, but any type of wood would work. The dowel is 3/8" Oak., cut to 11". 2: Print drawing 3: Gl...
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Thu, 10 May 2012 09:30:35 PDT
Smash and Grab Bowl_Cast Concrete + Glass. http://www.instructables.com/id/Smash-and-Grab-BowlCast-Concrete-Glass/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/4EH5/H2WEJMIA/FVA4EH5H2WEJMIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/4EH5/H2WEJMIA/FVA4EH5H2WEJMIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/4EH5/H2WEJMIA/FVA4EH5H2WEJMIA.SMALL.jpg martinbolton This is a bowl cast from concrete, utilising glass fragments from one of the infamous ‘smash and grabs’. I am not sure if this is an international term, of if it is mostly understood in my hometown Johannesburg and the rest of South Africa. I have featured this on my website, but I know that Instruc...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 12:07:35 PDT
Clothes Pin Photo Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Clothes-Pin-Photo-Hanger/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/J6NB/H2MYM8KZ/F76J6NBH2MYM8KZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/J6NB/H2MYM8KZ/F76J6NBH2MYM8KZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/J6NB/H2MYM8KZ/F76J6NBH2MYM8KZ.SMALL.jpg The Antique Craftsman To build this project I started with a couple of 2" x 2" wood boards. I measured the room I thought I would need to have 4 photos across with 3 rows high. I came up with 2' wide and a little over 3' tall. The height and width is up to you and what you need.  After cutting to length, I cut 45 degree...
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Mon, 28 May 2012 15:55:29 PDT
Modular Space Divider http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Space-Divider/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/KAQN/H1ZG6MY2/FMSKAQNH1ZG6MY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/KAQN/H1ZG6MY2/FMSKAQNH1ZG6MY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/KAQN/H1ZG6MY2/FMSKAQNH1ZG6MY2.SMALL.jpg Jan Hellemans Using cut-off waste material to produce a new product. Red Cedar wood is known for his good smell and soft feeling. This modular space divider, used in bathrooms, will give an extra sense of relaxation to your bath time experience. Steam makes sure that the woods smell increases whilst no piece has ...
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Wed, 9 May 2012 22:52:31 PDT
Painted Floor on Particleboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Floor-on-Particleboard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/AGYT/GZ38IZFB/FPBAGYTGZ38IZFB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/AGYT/GZ38IZFB/FPBAGYTGZ38IZFB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/AGYT/GZ38IZFB/FPBAGYTGZ38IZFB.SMALL.jpg wildviolets I have a dining room that is never used, therefore it became a "catch-all". I hated it. I ripped up the carpet and intended to make it my "gal-cave". I love to paint and do some crafting and I knew it would be perfect to move my computer to also. After the carpet came up and OUT....I found guess wh...
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Sat, 25 Feb 2012 16:26:28 PST
Sugru Window Pumpkins http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Window-Pumpkins/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/CKM6/GUEN7Q79/F9NCKM6GUEN7Q79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/CKM6/GUEN7Q79/F9NCKM6GUEN7Q79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/CKM6/GUEN7Q79/F9NCKM6GUEN7Q79.SMALL.jpg supersoftdrink Placing Sugru on a flat surface like a window or a computer screen allows you to create a delicate, flat sculpture without too much headache. Once you've squashed your Sugru onto a clean, dry surface like glass, you can dip your fingers or other tools in soapy water and gently smear it in different...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 23:04:17 PDT
Use your "survival" wire saw to carve pumpkins http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-survival-Wire-saw-to-carve-your-pumpkin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/RPMN/GU3UHVQD/FCMRPMNGU3UHVQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/RPMN/GU3UHVQD/FCMRPMNGU3UHVQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/RPMN/GU3UHVQD/FCMRPMNGU3UHVQD.SMALL.jpg Tkdwn First you have to hollow out the pumpkin and draw the face as always, then cut a small hole so that saw end can pass trough. Take the saw ends with your hands and start to carve:) Its very easy to follow the drawn lines. Take out the excess pieces, and clean the parts you carved with some paper :) ...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2011 09:24:51 PDT
Wedding guestbook http://www.instructables.com/id/Wedding-guestbook/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QT51/GQX21Y3C/FIGQT51GQX21Y3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QT51/GQX21Y3C/FIGQT51GQX21Y3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QT51/GQX21Y3C/FIGQT51GQX21Y3C.SMALL.jpg Mankut My wife is very good at making decorative items. Here I'd like to show you some of her wedding guestbooks. She uses a sketch book with blank pages, binds it with pretty thick paper and makes the ribbons by herself. Some of them also have a picture frame made of thick paper. She also decorates the pe...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 07:42:31 PDT
Sushi Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Sushi-Pillow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/1JRT/GOPINCX6/FM11JRTGOPINCX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/1JRT/GOPINCX6/FM11JRTGOPINCX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/1JRT/GOPINCX6/FM11JRTGOPINCX6.SMALL.jpg emilygraceking I made this sushi pillow for my little sister for Chirstmas one year. I've seen sushi pillows all over the internet, but they are mostly circle pillows with the sushi ingredients printed on the fabric. I wanted to make one with a variety of removable ingredients so that my sister could "customize" h...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 09:39:41 PDT
Gift Terrariums Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-Terrariums-Ideas/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/U44W/G3TE0UJW/F1CU44WG3TE0UJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/U44W/G3TE0UJW/F1CU44WG3TE0UJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/U44W/G3TE0UJW/F1CU44WG3TE0UJW.SMALL.jpg arte.sano This is just a display of some terrariums that I made as gifts during the holidays. The materials are pretty straight forward. Small crystal jar or container (this are the only materials that I bought, 1 dollar at a thrift store) Sea pebbles 1/4" to 1/2" dia. for the bottom Sea Rocks 1" to 1 1/2" d...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2009 00:32:11 PST
Bags with Ikea fabrics http://www.instructables.com/id/Bags-with-Ikea-fabrics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/FS5G/FR0ZHJV4/FRRFS5GFR0ZHJV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/FS5G/FR0ZHJV4/FRRFS5GFR0ZHJV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/FS5G/FR0ZHJV4/FRRFS5GFR0ZHJV4.SMALL.jpg country lou This is my passion for fabrics, colors and bags, Result= bags with Ikea fabrics, why not?
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Mon, 7 Apr 2008 13:07:07 PDT