Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - kids - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:01:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 How To Make Cascarones http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Cascarones/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:18:20 PDT
DIY Dinosaur Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dinosaur-Eggs/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:30:12 PDT
No Cook Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Cook-Play-Dough/
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:48:13 PDT
Tinker Sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinker-Sprinkler/
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 16:15:41 PDT
Homemade pom-poms so you can get yer cheer on Super Bowl Sunday http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pom-poms-so-you-can-get-yer-cheer-on-Supe/
Homemade pom-poms so you can get yer cheer on Super Bowl Sunday - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/CW87/FQHNMWYM/FK5CW87FQHNMWYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/CW87/FQHNMWYM/FK5CW87FQHNMWYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/CW87/FQHNMWYM/FK5CW87FQHNMWYM.SMALL.jpg otterhopdotcom This Sunday, like millions of Americans throughout the nation, you'll find yourself planting your booty on a comfortable couch, a manly-sized plate of cheesy chili-buffalo wing nachos strategically balanced on your knees, one hand cradling a soft drink cozy containing a freezing cold beverage, the ...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 17:56:13 PST
Skylanders Birthday Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Skylanders-Birthday-Party/
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 11:17:30 PST
Silly Putty http://www.instructables.com/id/Silly-Putty/
Silly Putty - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/EMMU/HQMN43ME/FNWEMMUHQMN43ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/EMMU/HQMN43ME/FNWEMMUHQMN43ME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/EMMU/HQMN43ME/FNWEMMUHQMN43ME.SMALL.jpg amalkhan That weird sensory stuff kids and adults alike get a kick out it. Even if you don't like to admit how fun it is to play with, silly putty's bizarre texture and chemistry is definitely therapeutic. Well, who knew you could make it out of three simple ingredients you probably already have lying around...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 16:59:46 PST
Cloud Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-Dough/
Cloud Dough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YONZ/HQF9G162/F0JYONZHQF9G162.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YONZ/HQF9G162/F0JYONZHQF9G162.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/YONZ/HQF9G162/F0JYONZHQF9G162.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Let me introduce you to an extra 15 minutes of your life you didn't know were there because your kids monopolize any free moment you can manage. Two words. Cloud Dough. We should really rename it to Cloud 9 Dough, because while they'll be having a sensory blast with the dough, you can sit back and r...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 13:11:31 PST
Rainbow Loom: Starburst http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Loom-Starburst/
Rainbow Loom: Starburst - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/3TER/HQ5K2MXC/F1N3TERHQ5K2MXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/3TER/HQ5K2MXC/F1N3TERHQ5K2MXC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/3TER/HQ5K2MXC/F1N3TERHQ5K2MXC.SMALL.jpg shayna14 This starburst bracelet is fun and (somewhat) easy. I hope that you will enjoy this *step by step* instructions. Materials The materials that you will need are:Your loomYour hook or a crochet hookThree or more colours of elasticsC or S clip Placing The Bands Take your first colour and place ...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 14:10:44 PST
TV Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Protector/
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 05:50:47 PDT
How to build a Safe and Strong Baby Gate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Safe-and-Strong-Baby-Gate/
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Tue, 16 Nov 2010 00:57:21 PST
ReUse ReMake Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/ReUse-ReMake-Crayons/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2009 16:48:20 PST
Mason Jar Turned Sippy Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Turned-Sippy-Cup/
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 09:53:59 PST
Vertical Wind Tunnel for Kids' Toys and Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Wind-Tunnel-for-Kids-Toys-and-Balls/
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 18:58:40 PST
EASY MODE: "Ponyo" Wall Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-MODE-Ponyo-Wall-Mural/
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 16:34:43 PDT
Cardboard Buzz Lightyear jet pack with retractable wings in 30 minutes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Buzz-Lightyear-jet-pack-with-retractable/
Cardboard Buzz Lightyear jet pack with retractable wings in 30 minutes. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/UD7G/JOJEYWDIN2D/FNYUD7GJOJEYWDIN2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/UD7G/JOJEYWDIN2D/FNYUD7GJOJEYWDIN2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/UD7G/JOJEYWDIN2D/FNYUD7GJOJEYWDIN2D.SMALL.jpg c4l3b My 3 year old is a big Toy story fan. He has recently begun running around and acting like buzz lightyear. I thought it would be fun to make a quick cardboard cutout in the shape of buzz's wings. I got a little carried away. Overall, the project still only required a little string(or wire) a card...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2007 08:48:40 PST
D.I.Y. Thermocol Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Thermocol-Sheet-Stamps/
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:28:36 PDT
Kid friendly bamboo geodesic dome http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-friendly-bamboo-geogesic-dome/
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 03:52:09 PDT
Make Your Room Awesome http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Room-Awesome/
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 11:50:14 PDT
Quality bow and arrow gift for kids--cheap, sturdy and fast http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-bow-and-arrow-gift-for-kids-cheap-sturdy-a/
Quality bow and arrow gift for kids--cheap, sturdy and fast - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GHP6/HLZRXACT/F2TGHP6HLZRXACT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GHP6/HLZRXACT/F2TGHP6HLZRXACT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/GHP6/HLZRXACT/F2TGHP6HLZRXACT.SMALL.jpg laserdad Need a gift for a birthday party?  Be the hero with the kids when you bust out a homemade bow and arrow set that actually works, is safe, and doesn't break. Sturdy PVC pipe and 1/16" steel cable for the bow, and a wooden dowel capped with a rubber foot does the trick! Budget $10 for parts and 45-60 ...
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 20:29:00 PDT
Fairy Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Door/
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:25:36 PDT
Little Tikes Chalkboard Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Tikes-Chalkboard-Table/
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 18:39:40 PDT
Soap Box Derby Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Soap-Box-Derby-Cart/
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 16:10:57 PDT
Makedo Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Piggy-Bank/
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Sun, 8 Sep 2013 18:36:39 PDT
Kids Minion Back Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Minion-Back-Pack/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 22:50:23 PST
Mr Text Dude http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Text-Dude/
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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:48:47 PDT
Bunk Bed Ladder Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-Bed-Ladder-Fix/
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 20:05:32 PDT
How to turn a closet into a cool hangout. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-closet-into-a-cool-hangout/
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 12:41:51 PDT
Drawer Dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawer-Dividers/
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 11:13:53 PDT
Parasol Yurt Fort http://www.instructables.com/id/Parasol-Yurt-Fort/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 05:42:51 PDT
Portable Fort-in-a-Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Fort-in-a-Can/
Portable Fort-in-a-Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/89FE/HJKC2AAZ/FOX89FEHJKC2AAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/89FE/HJKC2AAZ/FOX89FEHJKC2AAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/89FE/HJKC2AAZ/FOX89FEHJKC2AAZ.SMALL.jpg WillyWatts Hello everyone! have you ever been in a situation where you're really wanting to make a fort but have no materials? like in a movie theater, at the mall or even in your car? Well now you can, with the ALL NEW portable Fort in a Can!  Parts and Tools Parts: RC Motor assembly (motor, ESC, battery ...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 15:31:02 PDT
Non-Standard Child Bicycle Fit to Tandem with Adult Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Standard-Child-Bicycle-Fit-to-Tandem-with-Adul/
Non-Standard Child Bicycle Fit to Tandem with Adult Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/076K/HJAHSIGJ/FTQ076KHJAHSIGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/076K/HJAHSIGJ/FTQ076KHJAHSIGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/076K/HJAHSIGJ/FTQ076KHJAHSIGJ.SMALL.jpg openproducts This Instructable is relevant only if you have a FollowMe-Tandem (see Instructable Parent-Child Tandem - Non-Standard Connection) and you'd like to know whether a special type of children's bicycle (namely the Rennrad 18 by S'cool Kids Bikes) can be connected to it. Or vice versa, you have the Rennr...
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 17:20:04 PDT
Packing crate forts http://www.instructables.com/id/Packing-crate-forts/
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:58:38 PDT
How To: Slush Drink Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Slush-Drink-Maker/
How To: Slush Drink Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2ZQR/HJAI0IKL/FFG2ZQRHJAI0IKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2ZQR/HJAI0IKL/FFG2ZQRHJAI0IKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2ZQR/HJAI0IKL/FFG2ZQRHJAI0IKL.SMALL.jpg the batman You Will Need A small rounded piece with a a hole in the middle the same size as the motor drive(like the one shown in the picture) a pair of scissors, a glue gun, a motor, battery pack, some wire, a stand for the glass and motor, a container for the battery, two metal meccano piece with eleven ...
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 07:54:41 PDT
Bounty Hunter Jet Packs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bounty-Hunter-Jet-Packs/
Bounty Hunter Jet Packs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/07VT/HI3TRR8S/FNN07VTHI3TRR8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/07VT/HI3TRR8S/FNN07VTHI3TRR8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/07VT/HI3TRR8S/FNN07VTHI3TRR8S.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Ever since the Jet Packs of 2012, my son has requested a Bounty Hunter Jet Pack... like Jango or Boba Fett. Here's how we did it! Let's get started... You will need: 2 1-liter bottles 1 2-liter Felt Spray paint Buckle...or seat belt webbing straps... cardboard hot glue/gun We started by removing...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 15:07:42 PDT
The Structure for Cob Playhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Structure-for-Cob-Playhouse/
The Structure for Cob Playhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/V9NB/HH2VMDD8/F5JV9NBHH2VMDD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/V9NB/HH2VMDD8/F5JV9NBHH2VMDD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/V9NB/HH2VMDD8/F5JV9NBHH2VMDD8.SMALL.jpg ghettocottage This is my attempt at making sketches for the structure of the Cob Playhouse I posted last week: http://www.instructables.com/id/Naturally-Cool-Cob-Playhouse/ Someone was asking for more information about how the structure was put together, but I did not have any photos of the process. I did my bes...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 11:57:24 PDT
Makedo Pizza Box Gramophone http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Pizza-Box-Gramophone/
Makedo Pizza Box Gramophone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/O5TT/HGU2P7JJ/FSJO5TTHGU2P7JJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/O5TT/HGU2P7JJ/FSJO5TTHGU2P7JJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/O5TT/HGU2P7JJ/FSJO5TTHGU2P7JJ.SMALL.jpg makedo-able Planning a pizza night in? Boy have we got a fun project for you. Here, we show you how to turn your pizza box into a Makedo Gramophone that really works. All you need to make this amazing musical creation is a pizza box, some paper, a pencil and pin, plastic lids, an old vinyl record and Makedo pa...
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Sun, 19 May 2013 20:55:47 PDT
Pinewood Derby Car inspired by LEGO Ninjago http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinewood-Derby-Car-inspired-by-LEGO-Ninjago/
Pinewood Derby Car inspired by LEGO Ninjago - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/HE9O/HAQ2UR82/FMCHE9OHAQ2UR82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/HE9O/HAQ2UR82/FMCHE9OHAQ2UR82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/HE9O/HAQ2UR82/FMCHE9OHAQ2UR82.SMALL.jpg Gracias Aubs Our annual Cub Scout Pinewood Derby (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pinewood_derby) was a chance for my six-year-old to combine two of his favorite things:  making things and LEGO, in particular the story-based world of LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu (http://ninjago.lego.com/en-us/Default.aspx).  ...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 18:28:26 PDT
Haircut Chia Pet Grass Heads! Great for Summer Break! http://www.instructables.com/id/Haircut-Chia-Pet-Grass-Heads-Great-for-Summer-Br/
Haircut Chia Pet Grass Heads! Great for Summer Break! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/ZUPX/HFWSV4BB/FRWZUPXHFWSV4BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/ZUPX/HFWSV4BB/FRWZUPXHFWSV4BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/ZUPX/HFWSV4BB/FRWZUPXHFWSV4BB.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft It's so good for kids to see plants grow... but if you are like me, your gardening skills are very limited. Here is a super fun kid project for Summer Break that will let your child feel successful in under 2 weeks! You just need some upcycled container (ours was yogurt) An old nylon/tights/stockin...
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Tue, 7 May 2013 17:53:30 PDT
Popsicle Stick Grenade http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Grenade/
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Wed, 6 Feb 2008 13:14:33 PST
Summoning Jutsu Hand Signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Summoning-Jutsu-Hand-Signs/
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Sat, 20 Mar 2010 15:36:09 PDT
Puffy Dimensional Paint Jewelry! Great Kid Craft! http://www.instructables.com/id/Puffy-Dimensional-Paint-Jewelry-Great-Kid-Craft/
Puffy Dimensional Paint Jewelry! Great Kid Craft! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/U2OM/HFD1KJ6J/F99U2OMHFD1KJ6J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/U2OM/HFD1KJ6J/F99U2OMHFD1KJ6J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/U2OM/HFD1KJ6J/F99U2OMHFD1KJ6J.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft We had a blast making Puffy dimensional Paint Bracelets, watches, wristbands and even headbands! Perfect craft for boys or girls, young or old! Supplies! These are so simple.  You'll need: Wax paper Puffy dimensional paint Pattern or picture to follow Ribbon or yarn Custom Jelly bands! Pri...
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Tue, 16 Apr 2013 17:50:07 PDT
Flannel baby blanket with satin binding http://www.instructables.com/id/Flannel-baby-blanket-with-satin-binding/
Flannel baby blanket with satin binding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/2SDJ/FZETB766/FA72SDJFZETB766.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/2SDJ/FZETB766/FA72SDJFZETB766.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/2SDJ/FZETB766/FA72SDJFZETB766.SMALL.jpg line191 This Instructable is for an easy basic baby blanket. It has two layers of flannel and a satin binding. It is very baby-friendly in that it can be machine washed and does not need any other special care. The blanket only takes about an hour or so to make. What you need -two 1-yard pieces of flanne...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2009 10:07:57 PDT
DIY Calming Glitter Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Calming-Glitter-Jars/
DIY Calming Glitter Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/D8GP/HF243LDT/FJKD8GPHF243LDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/D8GP/HF243LDT/FJKD8GPHF243LDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/D8GP/HF243LDT/FJKD8GPHF243LDT.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Make your own calming glitter jar! Fun for kids and adults--don't take my word for it--make one! It's a swirling vortex of glittery paradise! Supply list You'll need a Mason jar...or a bottle...if small children are going to play with it, a plastic water bottle works great...you'll just need a f...
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 19:05:35 PDT
Make Your Own Sidewalk Chalk http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Sidewalk-Chalk/
Make Your Own Sidewalk Chalk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/KQ6M/FYTCM6QZ/FG8KQ6MFYTCM6QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/KQ6M/FYTCM6QZ/FG8KQ6MFYTCM6QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/KQ6M/FYTCM6QZ/FG8KQ6MFYTCM6QZ.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Sidewalk chalk is pretty darn easy to make, and by doing it at home, you can save money, create your own designs and colors, and have fun with the whole family. Materials You can get everything you need for this project from a craft or art supply store and around the house.  You'll need: ...
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Tue, 6 Jul 2010 11:27:20 PDT
Wind Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/About-Wind-Spinner/
Wind Spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/2OKJ/FPQL8N8X/FTB2OKJFPQL8N8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/2OKJ/FPQL8N8X/FTB2OKJFPQL8N8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/2OKJ/FPQL8N8X/FTB2OKJFPQL8N8X.SMALL.jpg ninya999 A wind spinner is really easy to make from soda bottles, and they look great hanging from a branch of a tree in your yard. They easily catch the wind and they can get spinning pretty fast. Make several in different colors and create a mobile of them hanging from one tree. They are a delight to watch...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2009 20:36:28 PST
Webelos Career Arrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Webelos-Career-Arrow/
Webelos Career Arrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PEN5/G7CN3PYC/FR0PEN5G7CN3PYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PEN5/G7CN3PYC/FR0PEN5G7CN3PYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PEN5/G7CN3PYC/FR0PEN5G7CN3PYC.SMALL.jpg GracieLess In this instructable you will learn how to create your own Cub Scout career arrow using embroidery floss in coordinating colors to represent each Cub Scout's achievements. These arrows are often presented to Cub Scouts by their parents or pack when they earn their Arrow of Light, and are a traditi...
By: GracieLess

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Mon, 29 Mar 2010 14:16:21 PDT
Recycled Crayons for Valentine's Day Kid's Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Crayons-for-Valentines-Day-Kids-Craft/
Recycled Crayons for Valentine's Day Kid's Craft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/KWXX/HCV9COTQ/FL6KWXXHCV9COTQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/KWXX/HCV9COTQ/FL6KWXXHCV9COTQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/KWXX/HCV9COTQ/FL6KWXXHCV9COTQ.SMALL.jpg BounceyBunny It is my 4-year-old daughter’s first year in preschool, which means it’s the first time she gets to hand out Valentine’s Day gifts. After a considerable amount of searching for suitable craft ideas (since that’s much more fun than buying something pre-made from the store), I came across this excelle...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 10:53:40 PST
Basic Shadow Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Shadow-Puppets/
Basic Shadow Puppets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/6CNY/FA190VMF/FS66CNYFA190VMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/6CNY/FA190VMF/FS66CNYFA190VMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/6CNY/FA190VMF/FS66CNYFA190VMF.SMALL.jpg stasterisk Got light, a wall, and a free hand or two? It doesn't even have to be fancy: sunshine will do! Here's the "dog": The Bunny His personality is in his ears, and in his hop. The BAT BATS BATS BATS BATS BATS BATS BATS BATS! BATS! The Swan you must also make honking noises People Now you ca...
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Fri, 21 Dec 2007 13:21:37 PST
Make Your Own Hair Bows At Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Hair-Bows-At-Home/
Make Your Own Hair Bows At Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/5URY/G51GRG9E/F8C5URYG51GRG9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/5URY/G51GRG9E/F8C5URYG51GRG9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/5URY/G51GRG9E/F8C5URYG51GRG9E.SMALL.jpg arnoldfamily7 Hair bows and clips are currently the hottest trend, but purchasing these accessories is extremely costly. So, why spend the money when you can create your own hair bows with my free hair bow patterns? Before you begin you will need some supplies: -scissors -alligator clip of your choice ...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2010 09:17:05 PST