Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - kids http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:05:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 personalize you child's play-food http://www.instructables.com/id/personalize-you-childs-play-food/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:56:22 PDT
Confetti Egg http://www.instructables.com/id/Confetti-Egg-2/
Confetti Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/GO93/I8UUV22L/FFLGO93I8UUV22L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/GO93/I8UUV22L/FFLGO93I8UUV22L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/GO93/I8UUV22L/FFLGO93I8UUV22L.SMALL.jpg Slk_Stephane Confetti eggs are like mini pinatas for your head. Traditionally, hollowed out eggs are broken over the head of a friend, showering them with confetti….and supposedly good luck (but definitely confetti). We decided to shake things up in our hunt this year by turning it into more of a game. You still...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:28:49 PDT
Accordion Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Accordion-Book/
Accordion Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/H9F4/I8R69008/FSDH9F4I8R69008.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/H9F4/I8R69008/FSDH9F4I8R69008.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/H9F4/I8R69008/FSDH9F4I8R69008.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano After finishing a unit on Landscape painting with my first graders I thought it would be fun for them to create another project using their newfound painting skills. All kids love to make books so we made accordion books with tiny "springtime" landscape paintings to enhance the front and back covers...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 06:52:34 PDT
Easy Spring Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Spring-Wreath/
Easy Spring Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/QCJU/I8PQTXU9/FXQQCJUI8PQTXU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/QCJU/I8PQTXU9/FXQQCJUI8PQTXU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/QCJU/I8PQTXU9/FXQQCJUI8PQTXU9.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch Surprise Mom this Mother's Day or dress up your front door with this simple wreath. If you can use cable ties or zip ties you can make this wreath! Gather Supplies For this project you will need:A grapevine wreath ($5 at most craft stores)Silk flowers (at least two types) One will be a big state...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:54:59 PDT
Strawbees Spinning Crazy Scientist Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawbees-Spinning-Crazy-Scientist-Hat/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:21:43 PDT
Make a Wookiee Cushion with sound effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wookiee-Cushion-with-sound-effects/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:40:11 PDT
Painting with Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-with-Eggs/
Painting with Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UED4/I8CW5T42/FSOUED4I8CW5T42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UED4/I8CW5T42/FSOUED4I8CW5T42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/UED4/I8CW5T42/FSOUED4I8CW5T42.SMALL.jpg boston09 I've thrown darts at balloons filled with paint and called it art, so why not shift gears and create an Easter themed masterpiece? It's time to take painting to the next level with paint-filled eggs.This is a very simple, easy-to-do project with the kids. All you really need is paint, a carton of eg...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:16:58 PDT
How to save a Paint project and insert it into Word http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-save-a-Paint-project-and-insert-it-into-Wor/
How to save a Paint project and insert it into Word - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/XIQY/I88LOR4X/FM5XIQYI88LOR4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/XIQY/I88LOR4X/FM5XIQYI88LOR4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/XIQY/I88LOR4X/FM5XIQYI88LOR4X.SMALL.jpg KatherineS2 Follow these simple steps to insert your Paint picture into Word! Save your Paint picture Once your drawing is complete, click on FILE then click on SAVE. Name Your Picture Choose a name for you picture and type it in the box. Click SAVE. Insert Picture Into Word Open a Word Document. Cli...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 12:50:21 PDT
Crochet Twist'd Knot Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Twistd-Knot-Bracelet/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 19:07:46 PDT
How To Dye Easter Eggs With Rice http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Dye-Easter-Eggs-With-Rice/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 20:38:20 PDT
Make PI Day Shirts for the Family http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-PI-Day-Shirts-for-the-Family/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:48:42 PDT
Pinewood Derby Race http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinewood-Derby-Race/
Pinewood Derby Race - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/H2CU/I7RGEDFJ/FQGH2CUI7RGEDFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/H2CU/I7RGEDFJ/FQGH2CUI7RGEDFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/H2CU/I7RGEDFJ/FQGH2CUI7RGEDFJ.SMALL.jpg kenyer Here in the Netherlands we don't really know the Pinewood Derby. I thought it would be fun to do an annual Dutch version.To make this happen, I need to translate the American dimensions and rules into something that would work for us. The first problem was getting the wheels.I solved this problem wi...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:47:26 PDT
Magic Marker Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Marker-Calendar/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:13:30 PDT
How to Weave Plastic Lacing Crafts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Weave-Plastic-Lacing-Crafts/
How to Weave Plastic Lacing Crafts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/KNAR/I7MXBUMD/FK1KNARI7MXBUMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/KNAR/I7MXBUMD/FK1KNARI7MXBUMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/KNAR/I7MXBUMD/FK1KNARI7MXBUMD.SMALL.jpg kmarie838 Plastic lacing crafts have been around for a long time, with names as colorful as their plastic pieces. One or two (or four, or eight) strands of flexible lacing can be twisted, braided, and tied into jewelry, keychains, zipper pulls and more. They are a simple, customizable craft that can keep chil...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:42:53 PDT
Lego Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Necklace-1/
Lego Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/DMUG/I7L6TZ5Z/FFPDMUGI7L6TZ5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/DMUG/I7L6TZ5Z/FFPDMUGI7L6TZ5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/DMUG/I7L6TZ5Z/FFPDMUGI7L6TZ5Z.SMALL.jpg kotory Show off your inner geek with a Lego brick necklace! You can go as fancy as chrome Lego bricks, or use any colors and even enhance it with Lego tiles. It's easy enough for kids to create, too. Assemble the Lego parts and jewelry findings You can use any color of Lego bricks. A useful principle...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:58:19 PDT
Cheap Electric Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Electric-Boat/
Cheap Electric Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/3EZR/I7KB4JG5/FUN3EZRI7KB4JG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/3EZR/I7KB4JG5/FUN3EZRI7KB4JG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/3EZR/I7KB4JG5/FUN3EZRI7KB4JG5.SMALL.jpg powertothepeople I build this little electric boat out of mostly garbage.This would be great to build with and kid and let them play with it. Building I build this boat using the following material.Hot glueFlat bottom plastic containerMetal food can lidServo motorBatteryWiresI use hot glue to attach the lid of th...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 16:17:52 PDT
Light-Up Book with LEDs and a Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Book-with-LEDs-and-a-Switch/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:23:55 PDT
Create Blocks Create Memories http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Blocks/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 10:39:30 PDT
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Kids-Bunk-Bed-to-Tween-Loft-Hangout/
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My son's bunk bed takes up a lot of space in his small room. He loves sleeping up high but the the rest was just wasted space with junk and dust bunnies underneath. The bottom bed held all his stuffed animals when he was little but now that he's 12 he's given most of those away. Since he's almost a ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:53:18 PDT
Cardboard "Brick" House For Small Pets http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Brick-House-For-Small-Pets/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:36:32 PDT
Laminate - Picture Cut Outs to Decorate Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminate-Picture-Cut-Outs-to-Decorate-Photos/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:40:17 PDT
How To Make Fishing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fishing-Game/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 17:54:02 PDT
Laminate - Maps for Classroom Worksheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminate-Maps-for-Classroom-Worksheets/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 13:08:08 PDT
Laminate - Classroom Organizaton Templates http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminate-Classroom-Organizaton-Templates/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 13:07:35 PDT
Tips Just to Pass Examz!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-Just-to-Pass-Examz/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 23:05:03 PST
Upcycled Crayon Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Crayon-Ring/
Upcycled Crayon Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/7EXO/I6DYZPY0/FSR7EXOI6DYZPY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/7EXO/I6DYZPY0/FSR7EXOI6DYZPY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/7EXO/I6DYZPY0/FSR7EXOI6DYZPY0.SMALL.jpg funtogether I recently discovered that it is possible to melt old crayons! My first thought was, "Make a crayon ring, and enter it in the Ring Challenge." After several failed attempts I realized that this was not going to be as easy as it had seemed at first, but, as the old saying goes, "Where there's a wil...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 16:48:07 PST
Road Cone Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Road-Cone-Art/
Road Cone Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1LBZ/I6AVORWY/FB91LBZI6AVORWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1LBZ/I6AVORWY/FB91LBZI6AVORWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/1LBZ/I6AVORWY/FB91LBZI6AVORWY.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch I am helping a friend make over her room. The challenge is that she loves traffic cones and I want to help bring some girly charm to her room, while using traffic cones! This is the first project. There will be more to come. This super easy instructable shows you how to use duct tape, paint and canv...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:49:55 PST
Turn any Book into a Recordable Story Book - (with video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Recordable-Story-Book/
Turn any Book into a Recordable Story Book - (with video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2ZHF/I6A7MJ7T/FR72ZHFI6A7MJ7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2ZHF/I6A7MJ7T/FR72ZHFI6A7MJ7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2ZHF/I6A7MJ7T/FR72ZHFI6A7MJ7T.SMALL.jpg TINETagIt Today we are going show you how to turn any book into a recordable story book. You will be able record yourself reading the book and set it up so that anyone can use their phone to hear your reading the book when you're not there. It makes a great gift for that special someone in your life. In a h...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 13:45:16 PST
Styrofoam Snowflake Glitter Crafts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-Own-Glitter-Snowflake/
Styrofoam Snowflake Glitter Crafts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/YAWF/I697OELU/FLOYAWFI697OELU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/YAWF/I697OELU/FLOYAWFI697OELU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/YAWF/I697OELU/FLOYAWFI697OELU.SMALL.jpg Styroshapes Thanks for stopping by our Instructable! In this tutorial,Styroshapes will show you how to easily create these fantastic Styrofoam Glitter Snowflakes that you can use in a wide variety of arts & crafts, decorations, and more. The minimal setup, project time, and clean-up make this an ideal project f...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 06:31:20 PST
How to pour a glass of water - Rube Goldberg style http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-pour-a-glass-of-water-Rube-Goldberg-style/
How to pour a glass of water - Rube Goldberg style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/AI2G/I63F0QKD/FQWAI2GI63F0QKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/AI2G/I63F0QKD/FQWAI2GI63F0QKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/AI2G/I63F0QKD/FQWAI2GI63F0QKD.SMALL.jpg jill20 I teach a homeschool DIY/hacking class and when I gave my kids the assignment of working on a Rube Goldberg machine, I really expected a domino/marble run. One of the parents lent out her basement, and the kids promptly kicked all the parents out, including me.What followed, encompassed 3 kids work...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:38:38 PST
Self propelled Kiddo Chariot from old garden wagon and mobility scooter on a $100 to $200 budget. http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-propelled-Kiddo-Chariot-from-old-garden-wagon/
Self propelled Kiddo Chariot from old garden wagon and mobility scooter on a $100 to $200 budget. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MLWN/I6000FCB/FGHMLWNI6000FCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MLWN/I6000FCB/FGHMLWNI6000FCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MLWN/I6000FCB/FGHMLWNI6000FCB.SMALL.jpg elmarco38 A year or two ago, I took my two kids to the renaissance faire, and my wife and I lugged them around in this garden wagon. It was a great idea, however we had no idea how sore we'd be the next day after pulling them around for about 10 miles. So, I got the bright idea, "I've got to put a motor on...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 04:49:24 PST
Ruffled Crochet RIng http://www.instructables.com/id/Ruffled-Crochet-RIng/
Ruffled Crochet RIng - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/BXCQ/I5UXCLBD/FQ8BXCQI5UXCLBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/BXCQ/I5UXCLBD/FQ8BXCQI5UXCLBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/BXCQ/I5UXCLBD/FQ8BXCQI5UXCLBD.SMALL.jpg Passion Make How about some bold colored ruffled rings? Ruffled crochet ring is soft and trendy. It is simple to create and an easy project for the beginners in crochet. You can gift these lovely rings. Ruffled ring with real contrast colors creates the highlight that you just wanted.So Let’s get started! Mate...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 20:57:46 PST
Easy Training Chopsticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Training-Chopsticks/
Easy Training Chopsticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/I72H/I5DSD30N/FOXI72HI5DSD30N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/I72H/I5DSD30N/FOXI72HI5DSD30N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/I72H/I5DSD30N/FOXI72HI5DSD30N.SMALL.jpg L_Bow Here's a super easy way to make training chopsticks for your kids or yourself using only a rubber band and a pair of chopsticks from a restaurant like Panda Express! Separate the chopsticks prepare the wrapper Break apart the chopsticks if they come stuck together and roll up the wrapper starting...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:48:42 PST
Homework machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homework-machine/
Homework machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/9DIA/I55MZ64T/F729DIAI55MZ64T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/9DIA/I55MZ64T/F729DIAI55MZ64T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/9DIA/I55MZ64T/F729DIAI55MZ64T.SMALL.jpg LiamPaoloJanThibault The homework machine is an interactive tool to collect homework. It's a machine that stands in a class room. The kids can put there homework into the mouth of the machine. The kids have to do some teamwork, some of them operate the inside of the machine and others are watching thrue the window to gu...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 02:01:39 PST
Upcycled LEGO Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-LEGO-Crayons/
Upcycled LEGO Crayons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SMALL.jpg ShopWalrus What starts as one little box of crayons can multiply into a massive basket as soon as you turn your back--instantly you've got a mess of waxy fragments of questionable color and origin on your hands. These pieces have a way of falling to the bottom of the barrel in favor for the pointy, shiny new c...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:56 PST
Draw Your Hand In 3D - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-Your-Hand-In-3D-DIY-Tutorial/
Draw Your Hand In 3D - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LTXM/I4YTS0L0/FLXLTXMI4YTS0L0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LTXM/I4YTS0L0/FLXLTXMI4YTS0L0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LTXM/I4YTS0L0/FLXLTXMI4YTS0L0.SMALL.jpg LetsTryDIY Learn how to draw your own hand in 3D. Perfect activity for you or your family sins every one can join! It does not need to be perfect, only close enough to make these incredible "3D" drawings :) What you need:Felt pens (one dark and 2-3 other colors you want, great if you can make different sizes o...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:15:09 PST
kid's bed from forrest wood http://www.instructables.com/id/kids-bed-from-forrest-wood/
kid's bed from forrest wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/VFPT/I4XP47FB/FQQVFPTI4XP47FB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/VFPT/I4XP47FB/FQQVFPTI4XP47FB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/VFPT/I4XP47FB/FQQVFPTI4XP47FB.SMALL.jpg linus strothmann Some time ago I made this bed for, and with my kids. The idea was to bring some nature into the Kid's room and for them to have a bunkbed that inspired them to climb on and in it. I also wanted them to experience that wood isn't a material that is made, but one that grows, that has a life in it, and...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:47:08 PST
Summer Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Board/
Summer Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/1HOJ/I4WYVIOD/FPV1HOJI4WYVIOD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/1HOJ/I4WYVIOD/FPV1HOJI4WYVIOD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/1HOJ/I4WYVIOD/FPV1HOJI4WYVIOD.SMALL.jpg Nicola283 This bright, bubbly board is a great time filler to do in summer and kids will enjoy it as well. Looks awesome and is an easy project to do. Heres The List: A Magazine (of any theme) Scissors Glue (Glue Sticks work best) A Thick piece of cardboard (I used the back of my diary planner which was a...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:37:54 PST
'Hello' Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-Rocks/
'Hello' Rocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/T90L/I4WYU0HU/F6CT90LI4WYU0HU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/T90L/I4WYU0HU/F6CT90LI4WYU0HU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/T90L/I4WYU0HU/F6CT90LI4WYU0HU.SMALL.jpg Nicola283 This cute and simple design creates an eye-catching display that is fun and easy to do. So simple and easy! Heres The List: Scrubbing Brush Black Paint Paint Brush (not too thick) Black Pencil Finding A Stone Find a stone any size you want that is fairly flat and easy to write on. Scrub, ...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:38:29 PST
Fairy Garden with edible plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Garden-with-edible-plants/
Fairy Garden with edible plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/O048/I4SCFDD1/FAIO048I4SCFDD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/O048/I4SCFDD1/FAIO048I4SCFDD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/O048/I4SCFDD1/FAIO048I4SCFDD1.SMALL.jpg gingerben23 So for my young nieces birthday we decided to make her a fairy garden. She loves fairies and anything crafty so this is ideal. It will be set up in kit form so she can build it herself, grow the seeds and use her creativity to make it her own. The Seeds we added in this case were a mix micro salads...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:53:40 PST
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Pajama-Frog-PJs-Holder-and-Cuddly-Pillow/
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SMALL.jpg dlwebbok The Pajama Frog is basically a backpack in which only the front zippered pocket is accessible. The larger portion of the backpack is stuffed with poly-fill and sewn shut.Anti-pill fleece makes it cuddly and washable; PJs pocket makes it functional; frog eyes and legs make it silly-cute.You will nee...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:20:35 PST
Origami Puppet Valentines http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Puppet-Valentines/
Origami Puppet Valentines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/9EKX/I58IA6KW/FPM9EKXI58IA6KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/9EKX/I58IA6KW/FPM9EKXI58IA6KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/9EKX/I58IA6KW/FPM9EKXI58IA6KW.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My son made these origami puppets called "Gabbies" and gave them out as Valentines for his friends last year. It's a fun alternative to those prefab dollar store cards. Grab a piece of paper out of your printer and follow along with our video (http://youtu.be/FFJu2C49YnU) to make one for yourself. I...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 01:00:43 PST
Easy Flower Craft for Children http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Flower-Craft-for-Children/
Easy Flower Craft for Children - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/ZPR3/I4J7K1T9/F0CZPR3I4J7K1T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/ZPR3/I4J7K1T9/F0CZPR3I4J7K1T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/ZPR3/I4J7K1T9/F0CZPR3I4J7K1T9.SMALL.jpg Cheapdiyproject Supplies needed:1) Lots of inexpensive “silk” flowers. We will not be using the stems, so silk flowers with stems that are too short for other projects will work fine. Just clean out the closets, ask your friends, hit a few thrift stores, take apart an ugly flower arrangement, or go shopping at...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 10:52:52 PST
Portable swing seppe verfaillie http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-swing-seppe-verfaillie/
Portable swing seppe verfaillie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/5QOJ/I4J7F94M/FG95QOJI4J7F94M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/5QOJ/I4J7F94M/FG95QOJI4J7F94M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/5QOJ/I4J7F94M/FG95QOJI4J7F94M.SMALL.jpg Seppe Verfaillie Hey,For an assignment with school, I have to make a swing.It must be light an easy to carry around. So if you want to build a swing that you can take anywhere, have a look!I also have a blog where you can find information about the process. Sorry for my English but I live in Belgium, I tried my best...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 02:02:58 PST
Game Artwork Votives http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Artwork-Votives/
Game Artwork Votives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/NPUL/I4J6UJP0/F98NPULI4J6UJP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/NPUL/I4J6UJP0/F98NPULI4J6UJP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/NPUL/I4J6UJP0/F98NPULI4J6UJP0.SMALL.jpg Gorneault This is way to preserve gaming characters or children's art work into a practical gift. These are smart labels for many applications, this is an introduction for applying artwork or characters for personal use, printed from the computer onto light weight paper with a sheen. Acquire Votive's Step ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 11:16:39 PST
paprcraft ds lite http://www.instructables.com/id/paprcraft-ds-lite/
paprcraft ds lite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SN1J/I4E6DLP0/FS2SN1JI4E6DLP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SN1J/I4E6DLP0/FS2SN1JI4E6DLP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/SN1J/I4E6DLP0/FS2SN1JI4E6DLP0.SMALL.jpg momoluv hey momoluvers, it's momo and today i'm going to be making super cute little keepsake that is just adorable! I hope you enjoy it and remember to vote! supplies 1) template shown above2) scissors 3) glue stick4) toothpick cut out cut out every piece because you're going too need every part. I ...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 17:31:30 PST
Lava Lamp Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Lava-Lamp-Stand/
Lava Lamp Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z72O/I4C2TG4K/FQ1Z72OI4C2TG4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z72O/I4C2TG4K/FQ1Z72OI4C2TG4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z72O/I4C2TG4K/FQ1Z72OI4C2TG4K.SMALL.jpg tjdux This is a wooden stand to support a lava lamp in a child's room to keep it from gettimg knocked over, spilled , or broken. Gather Materials First All lave lamps are different. The one we choose for our son is very rectangular which is very different than the classic cone shaped lamps. This con...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 21:46:19 PST
Animatronic Christmas Book "Elf Yourself" http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Christmas-Book-Elf-Yourself/
Animatronic Christmas Book "Elf Yourself" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/27NQ/I4C2RSFM/FZF27NQI4C2RSFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/27NQ/I4C2RSFM/FZF27NQI4C2RSFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/27NQ/I4C2RSFM/FZF27NQI4C2RSFM.SMALL.jpg scooter76 Every year I like to make a Christmas gift for my wife, while I had a couple ideas in my head I remembered that she loved those "Elf Yourself" emails so much so I though maybe I could make an actual one.In the end I think it turned out great and she and the kids loved it.Enjoy and please let me know...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:36:10 PST
Kids Stationary Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Stationary-Organizer/
Kids Stationary Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/CG72/I4C2QLWA/FO0CG72I4C2QLWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/CG72/I4C2QLWA/FO0CG72I4C2QLWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/CG72/I4C2QLWA/FO0CG72I4C2QLWA.SMALL.jpg varsha.viswanath Being a mother of two school going kids, sorting their stationary is one of the major task. I want to engage my kids to organize themselves in a fun way. I saw some unused mason glass jars in the Kitchen and thought of using them as organizer. Unlike regular cylinders and cubes I wanted to make good...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 07:29:07 PST
Entertainment to Kitchen/Diner http://www.instructables.com/id/Entertainment-to-KitchenDiner/
Entertainment to Kitchen/Diner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/S9IQ/I48C9J31/FGES9IQI48C9J31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/S9IQ/I48C9J31/FGES9IQI48C9J31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/S9IQ/I48C9J31/FGES9IQI48C9J31.SMALL.jpg 4Dmrod Step one. Spend way to many hours on Craigslist looking for just the right one The tear down and primer Was looking for a fun project for me and the little ones. Seen a few on here and decided to go for it. Spent some time looking and found the one i wanted. my goal was to keep cost down to...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:05:14 PST