Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - kids http://www.instructables.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:55:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Construction Paper Solar Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Construction-Paper-Solar-Prints/
DIY Construction Paper Solar Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/LQF8/HYZX3HYT/FPJLQF8HYZX3HYT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/LQF8/HYZX3HYT/FPJLQF8HYZX3HYT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/LQF8/HYZX3HYT/FPJLQF8HYZX3HYT.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts On a camping trip with our new Cub Scout troop and their families, one of the projects that was done while we were there was to meet Elective 12a, making solar prints as part of the Nature Crafts Elective that we were trying to fulfill while on this camping trip.The Cub Scouts all picked out their r...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:51:25 PDT
Super Hero Medal Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Hero-Medal-Hanger/
Super Hero Medal Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/7MAC/HYZX3F74/FSY7MACHYZX3F74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/7MAC/HYZX3F74/FSY7MACHYZX3F74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/7MAC/HYZX3F74/FSY7MACHYZX3F74.SMALL.jpg Bannockburn Clang! Bang! Kapow!No, it's not the sound of another Avengers battle but rather the sound of the scores of medals my son has hanging from his closet door. They're constantly falling off the door knob, getting stuck in the door when it closes and generally making a mess and racket. He also loves ...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:35:18 PDT
Paint a Cartoon Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Cartoon-Piano/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:42:45 PDT
Make your own Pom Poms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Pom-Poms/
Make your own Pom Poms! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY If you don’t absolutely love pom poms or haven’t ever considered making them yourself, perhaps we can sway you after this week’s DIY. We adore pom poms and were beyond excited to discover the Clover Pom Pom Maker, which allows you to crank out pom poms of all sizes and 10 times faster than the conve...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:26:29 PDT
A puzzle heart for kindergarten graduation celebration http://www.instructables.com/id/A-puzzle-heart-for-kindergarten-gratuation-celebra/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 01:03:32 PDT
Back to School Crafts With Old Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-School-Crafts-With-Old-Jeans/
Back to School Crafts With Old Jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/5VA4/HYR3C9RA/FI25VA4HYR3C9RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/5VA4/HYR3C9RA/FI25VA4HYR3C9RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/5VA4/HYR3C9RA/FI25VA4HYR3C9RA.SMALL.jpg giannyl Learn how to recycle old jeans! You will need:Old jeans - Silicon Licuid - scissor - chalk - notebook
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:45:13 PDT
DIY Piñata http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Piñata/
DIY Piñata - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/36UT/HYFNRUA3/F6436UTHYFNRUA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/36UT/HYFNRUA3/F6436UTHYFNRUA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/36UT/HYFNRUA3/F6436UTHYFNRUA3.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY I love piñatas. There’s something really satisfying about smashing a colorful sculpture to pieces as heaps of candy scatter everywhere. It’s been years since I’ve been to a party where a piñata was the highlight so this year, I’m determined to incorporate it into my Cinco de Mayo festivities. Alt...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:59:09 PDT
DIY Confetti Party Poppers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Confetti-Party-Poppers/
DIY Confetti Party Poppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/4BBO/HYEAL13W/F4C4BBOHYEAL13W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/4BBO/HYEAL13W/F4C4BBOHYEAL13W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/4BBO/HYEAL13W/F4C4BBOHYEAL13W.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY Lately every party I host for my children I have been making these party favors. They are great and colorful, plus the kids love them! They are very simple to make, but be warned, they do make a mess ;)!You’ll need: fine crepe paper toiler paper roll cracker snaps confetti ribbon adhesive dots sci...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 09:15:12 PDT
Trash to Artistic Treasure with House Paint! http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-to-Artistic-Treasure-with-House-Paint/
Trash to Artistic Treasure with House Paint! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FPOM/HY8IRHD6/F5DFPOMHY8IRHD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FPOM/HY8IRHD6/F5DFPOMHY8IRHD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/FPOM/HY8IRHD6/F5DFPOMHY8IRHD6.SMALL.jpg paleogirl This is a really great way to get rid of a tiny bit of leftover indoor house paint, match your decor, and let the kids have some fun if you're inclined. The better news is that it can be applied to just about ANYTHING if you have the right glue. It can be put on plastic (which we're doing here bec...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:24:00 PDT
For The Kiddies http://www.instructables.com/id/For-The-Kiddies/
For The Kiddies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3R/H09A/HXRNOIPH/F3RH09AHXRNOIPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3R/H09A/HXRNOIPH/F3RH09AHXRNOIPH.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3R/H09A/HXRNOIPH/F3RH09AHXRNOIPH.SMALL.jpg AliveAndStitchin Here's a quick and easy project you can do for the kiddo in your life. It's a cute easy headband and this project is also a good way to use up your scrap yarn. Tool Of The Trade Size G Hk and two to three different color scrap yarn. Some scissors and yarn needle.Tr: Treble.Dc: Double Crochet.Hdc:...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:39:20 PDT
Bottle Cap Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Cap-Bracelets/
Bottle Cap Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P8KT/HXLMUL49/F29P8KTHXLMUL49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P8KT/HXLMUL49/F29P8KTHXLMUL49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P8KT/HXLMUL49/F29P8KTHXLMUL49.SMALL.jpg Kniterly I made these with the kids at work (public library). We had to work with the theme of arts, culture, and diversity. So I thought this would be a good way to combine all three.I supplied a bunch of withdrawn and donated magazines and books from various cultures, languages, and interests. The kids cou...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:12:53 PDT
Upcycled T-shirt Sleeping Beauty Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-T-shirt-Sleeping-Beauty-Dress/
Upcycled T-shirt Sleeping Beauty Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SUO5/HXHRJ2QU/FOCSUO5HXHRJ2QU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SUO5/HXHRJ2QU/FOCSUO5HXHRJ2QU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SUO5/HXHRJ2QU/FOCSUO5HXHRJ2QU.SMALL.jpg fivemarigolds Turn old unused shirts into a magical princess dress comfortable enough for her to wear every day!You'll need approximately 4-5 large adult t-shirts, depending on the size of dress you'll be making. Sew the Bodice To piece the sleeves and bodice, I worked with Simplicity pattern 5695 - but any pa...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:55:39 PDT
Marble Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Painting/
Marble Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/SNHG/HXII4LMI/FG2SNHGHXII4LMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/SNHG/HXII4LMI/FG2SNHGHXII4LMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/SNHG/HXII4LMI/FG2SNHGHXII4LMI.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Ever painted with marbles? If you haven't, you really should! It is a great, fun, loose way to paint. Perfect activity for young kids and even adults enjoy it. No art talent required! You get to let go of control and see what happens and no 2 paintings are ever the same.All you need is:1. a box (no ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:58:07 PDT
Let's make a cute bumblebee pin! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-a-cute-bumblebee-pin/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:16:18 PDT
Off Road stroller conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Road-stroller-conversion/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 19:59:44 PDT
Vintage Mail Box for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Mail-Box-for-Kids/
Vintage Mail Box for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/KNE4/HWZ9V392/FBRKNE4HWZ9V392.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/KNE4/HWZ9V392/FBRKNE4HWZ9V392.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/KNE4/HWZ9V392/FBRKNE4HWZ9V392.SMALL.jpg amalkhan It's that time of the year when being outside is absolutely magical for kids. I decided to up that ante with a mailbox just for them! Now they can receive "letters" and post their own mail! A little Imagination is all you need!See how I transform a boring old mailbox into a colorful, vintage mailbox...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:21:35 PDT
Frozen Character Altoid Tin Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Frozen-Character-Altoid-Tin-Display/
Frozen Character Altoid Tin Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/J266/HWTBKK2Z/FYSJ266HWTBKK2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/J266/HWTBKK2Z/FYSJ266HWTBKK2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/J266/HWTBKK2Z/FYSJ266HWTBKK2Z.SMALL.jpg bagnitsch How to make a cute display of paper Elsa and Anna Cut shapes from paper You will need colored scrapbook paper, Altoid tin, glitter, stickers, glue, scissors and any other little decorations you want to add. start cutting your background papers by tracing your tin and cutting out rectangles. next...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:02:27 PDT
Top 10 Ways to Entertain a Toddler http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-10-Ways-to-Entertain-a-Toddler/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 09:13:39 PDT
Pallet Playground http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Playground/
Pallet Playground - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/UN6N/HWNUH550/FR6UN6NHWNUH550.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/UN6N/HWNUH550/FR6UN6NHWNUH550.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/UN6N/HWNUH550/FR6UN6NHWNUH550.SMALL.jpg rachel_yalisove This was a social experiment executed with the help of two friends. We created a pallet structure from approximately 150 recycled pallets in a Baltimore park. The structure was stationed exactly in the center of a one-day block party. It turned out to be a major attraction for children. Many climbed...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 14:49:58 PDT
Reusable Baby Wipe Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusable-Baby-Wipe-Holder/
Reusable Baby Wipe Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/B3RG/HWLD62TL/FE9B3RGHWLD62TL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/B3RG/HWLD62TL/FE9B3RGHWLD62TL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/B3RG/HWLD62TL/FE9B3RGHWLD62TL.SMALL.jpg nshapley I'm a dad. I'm also cheap. And with two kids we tend to go through lots of baby wipes. Here is a practical 'ible that shows how to reuse a disposable wipe lid to make your own refillable travel wipe holder. Gather Materials and Tools 1 Disposable wipe holder you were about to throw away. Most bra...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 05:02:22 PDT
Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
Instructables Robot Static Window Cling http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Static-Window-Cling/
Instructables Robot Static Window Cling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/1PAK/HWKCCSGC/FEU1PAKHWKCCSGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/1PAK/HWKCCSGC/FEU1PAKHWKCCSGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/1PAK/HWKCCSGC/FEU1PAKHWKCCSGC.SMALL.jpg Passion Make I was wondering what will be my next instructable and I came up with a Static Window cling of the Instructables Robot. Static window clings are adhesive free. They stick to smooth and flat glass surface by their static property. So, the science behind Static cling goes like this.The Basic law of sci...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:32:02 PDT
Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Costumes-1-2/
Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/L5X4/HWH2IFNE/F6JL5X4HWH2IFNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/L5X4/HWH2IFNE/F6JL5X4HWH2IFNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/L5X4/HWH2IFNE/F6JL5X4HWH2IFNE.SMALL.jpg abugslife99 This post is to share the fun we have making costumes at home, at work and with others.Here is one costume we made for my son which we entitled the "Conan the Barbarian" outfit. His broken arm was incorporated into the design.I have included a photo of my oldest son sewing .... yes sewing is a usefu...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:52:32 PDT
Painted Spoons http://www.instructables.com/id/Painted-Spoons/
Painted Spoons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/JYKA/HW8T6ALE/F3FJYKAHW8T6ALE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/JYKA/HW8T6ALE/F3FJYKAHW8T6ALE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/JYKA/HW8T6ALE/F3FJYKAHW8T6ALE.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Same ol' boring spoons got you yawning? Spruce them up with a little bit of whimsy and color!In this instructable, I'll show you how to paint wooden cooking spoons. Let's get started! Materials For this project, you will need:Wooden Spoons Acrylic paint(s) Paint brush(s)Optional- Masking tape or...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:26:41 PDT
Outdoor Kids Activity: Water Sensory Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Kids-Activity-Water-Sensory-Fun/
Outdoor Kids Activity: Water Sensory Fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/XK83/HWCJH62L/FH6XK83HWCJH62L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/XK83/HWCJH62L/FH6XK83HWCJH62L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/XK83/HWCJH62L/FH6XK83HWCJH62L.SMALL.jpg GlutenFreeMama This is a fun activity to do with little kids on a hot summer day! It is inexpensive, easy to set up and just plain fun. Water balloons are fascinating to little kids! Our focus was not on throwing them at each other to pop them, but the sensory experience of squishing water balloons and moving...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:04:06 PDT
Cardboard barrel biplane. The Flyin' Lion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-barrel-biplane-The-Flyin-Lion/
Cardboard barrel biplane. The Flyin' Lion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/V711/HW8T2EWX/FUIV711HW8T2EWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/V711/HW8T2EWX/FUIV711HW8T2EWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/V711/HW8T2EWX/FUIV711HW8T2EWX.SMALL.jpg trip janzen This Instructable will show how I built a two seat biplane using cardboard barrels, an old garden cart and a ceiling fan. This plane was designed to tow behind a small garden tractor. As always when working with any tools always wear safety glasses and wear appropriate safety gear for what you are d...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:16:56 PDT
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Bookends-with-Hot-Glue/
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Dinosaur Bookends!Upcycle old plastic dinosaurs and pallet wood into the coolest bookends! Supplies You'll need:scrap woodplastic dinosaur toyshobby knifehot glue/gunspray paint Glue Bookends and Bisect Dino I cut some scrap wood into blocks. it's about 4 inches wide.I used two 6" tall pieces ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 13:14:46 PDT
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cookie-Cutter-of-Instructables-Robot-Natural-c/
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/41ZU/HW4OHO2D/FFN41ZUHW4OHO2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/41ZU/HW4OHO2D/FFN41ZUHW4OHO2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/41ZU/HW4OHO2D/FFN41ZUHW4OHO2D.SMALL.jpg Passion Make This instructables is based on how to create a cookie cutter for a customized design. This is the first time I am posting something in the craft column. While baking cookies I always wanted few shapes which are sometimes difficult to find in the shops. It was always in my mind of how to create a cus...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 19:28:41 PDT
Toddler bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddler-bed-1/
Toddler bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/L0PE/HW383M0K/FUSL0PEHW383M0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/L0PE/HW383M0K/FUSL0PEHW383M0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/L0PE/HW383M0K/FUSL0PEHW383M0K.SMALL.jpg trip janzen This is an Instructable on how I made a toddler bed out of some old waterbed parts, a little bit of MDF and some foam. After searching online and not finding a suitable toddler bed for less than a few hundred dollars, I decided to make a frame to hold the mattress out of my daughters crib. I wanted ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 15:23:58 PDT
Liquor Box Dollhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquor-Box-Dollhouse/
Liquor Box Dollhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/6EKD/HW0FYOLH/F776EKDHW0FYOLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/6EKD/HW0FYOLH/F776EKDHW0FYOLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/6EKD/HW0FYOLH/F776EKDHW0FYOLH.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My husband gifted me with a bottle of Chivas Regal Scotch Whiskey, aged 12 years, that came in a box with 2 funky-shaped rocks glasses. Even the box was deluxe - it had 3 windows and a swing door with a magnetic latch. We couldn't just throw it out. My daughter said she wanted to keep it so it ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 11:24:00 PDT
Pallet pirate ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-pirate-ship/
Pallet pirate ship - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/TK0V/HVXPSOMN/F3OTK0VHVXPSOMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/TK0V/HVXPSOMN/F3OTK0VHVXPSOMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/TK0V/HVXPSOMN/F3OTK0VHVXPSOMN.SMALL.jpg trip janzen This Instructable will show how I built a small pirate ship out of old pallets and left over material. As always use proper safety precautions and always wear eye protection whenever working with tools. There are no plans or measurements as I built this out of whatever I had laying around. The only ...
By: trip janzen

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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 11:42:54 PDT
Tree Line Log Wall Art/ Coat Hook http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Line-Log-Wall-Art-Coat-Hook/
Tree Line Log Wall Art/ Coat Hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/TX38/HVTWEIY5/FXPTX38HVTWEIY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/TX38/HVTWEIY5/FXPTX38HVTWEIY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/TX38/HVTWEIY5/FXPTX38HVTWEIY5.SMALL.jpg shazni When ever I see logs, I just fall in love with it. I just love rustic, so yes....sometimes people see me carrying branches to my vehicle and you will find them rolling their eyes with a smile. So when I came across Tracy Meldon's focus tree line art, I just had to do it as I had the branches ! It's ...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 19:32:23 PDT
Rainbow Bubble Cloud Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bubble-Cloud-Makers/
Rainbow Bubble Cloud Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/UL46/HVVKFVIU/FR4UL46HVVKFVIU.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My children and I spent a wonderful Memorial Day playing together, not something I get to do with them daily because of my choice of career.One of the things we did that day was go outside an make these recycled plastic bottle and duct-taped sock bubble makers.I had the hardest time coming up with a...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 09:56:04 PDT
Kids play table made out of an old coffee table. http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-play-table-made-out-of-an-old-coffee-table/
Kids play table made out of an old coffee table. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/KKMH/HVT145XF/FBWKKMHHVT145XF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/KKMH/HVT145XF/FBWKKMHHVT145XF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/KKMH/HVT145XF/FBWKKMHHVT145XF.SMALL.jpg trip janzen I had an old glass topped coffee table that was missing the glass and rather than throw away a sturdy table on wheels I gave it a new top and created a place for my daughter to play. Old coffee table This Instructable shows you how I built a play table if you would like to build something similar...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 01:02:08 PDT
Teach your child to tie their shoes in 12 easy steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Teach-your-child-to-tie-their-shoes-in-12-easy-ste/
Teach your child to tie their shoes in 12 easy steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/R00R/HVC1L1FV/FGXR00RHVC1L1FV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/R00R/HVC1L1FV/FGXR00RHVC1L1FV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/R00R/HVC1L1FV/FGXR00RHVC1L1FV.SMALL.jpg pvinson There was nothing more frustrating then when my son used to come home from school with tiny knots in his shoe laces which were nearly impossible to get out. At times, I found myself using tweezers trying to loosen "boy scout" knots out of his laces. Many occasions he used to come home with his shoe ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 22:06:37 PDT
Autumn Artwork http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Artwork/
Autumn Artwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/OH73/HVRYRNQO/F22OH73HVRYRNQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/OH73/HVRYRNQO/F22OH73HVRYRNQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/OH73/HVRYRNQO/F22OH73HVRYRNQO.SMALL.jpg craftalavista This is a cheap piece of art that your child will love hanging on their wall. Most of the items needed can be sourced in pound shops and parks.You Will Need30 cm Material Canvas (only £1 in Poundland)20 Leaves1 packets AcrylicPaint (only £1 in Poundland)buttonslollipop stickspaper (Black and brown/p...
By: craftalavista

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Thu, 29 May 2014 14:33:52 PDT
DIY Paper Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-Bracelet/
DIY Paper Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/24YB/HVP6GWBM/FAI24YBHVP6GWBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/24YB/HVP6GWBM/FAI24YBHVP6GWBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/24YB/HVP6GWBM/FAI24YBHVP6GWBM.SMALL.jpg Abigail02 This bracelet is super easy but it takes a bit of time. I hope you enjoy this Ible! Items Simple items needed 1:paper2:yarn3:thick needle4:scissor 5:ruler6:pen7:hook & ring Cutting And Folding For the squares (I only needed 12) I cut 2x2", then I drew circles on the squares for more colour. F...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 11:21:27 PDT
Mary Jane - Kimisha Kids Shoe Pattern by Tutorial Girl http://www.instructables.com/id/Mary-Jane-Kimisha-Kids-Shoe-Pattern-by-Tutorial-Gi/
Mary Jane - Kimisha Kids Shoe Pattern by Tutorial Girl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/HYHG/HVP6TX2D/FZXHYHGHVP6TX2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/HYHG/HVP6TX2D/FZXHYHGHVP6TX2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/HYHG/HVP6TX2D/FZXHYHGHVP6TX2D.SMALL.jpg miklavcic If you like the shoes, you could get the pattern too.link:http://www.craftsy.com/pattern/other/diy-kids-leat...Thanks for watching. Enjoy your day, Lidija Mik a.k.a. Tutorial Girl
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Tue, 27 May 2014 08:16:58 PDT
Teddybear Chair ( Arlos Chair ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddybear-Chair-Arlos-Chair-/
Teddybear Chair ( Arlos Chair ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/0GI3/HVNFKPXA/FVD0GI3HVNFKPXA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/0GI3/HVNFKPXA/FVD0GI3HVNFKPXA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/0GI3/HVNFKPXA/FVD0GI3HVNFKPXA.SMALL.jpg matson23 We sold my daughters bumbo chair, it's a little chair you use for new borns,it helps them sit up, anyways long story short, she's two now, and the bumbo chair had been used for teddy arlo to sit in when where playing, but it's gone now, and my daughter was most upset, "arlo need a chair please!"And ...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 14:32:17 PDT
Making Felt fast Balls with Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Felting-with-kids/
Making Felt fast Balls with Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/2L61/HVNFJAVL/F3F2L61HVNFJAVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/2L61/HVNFJAVL/F3F2L61HVNFJAVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/2L61/HVNFJAVL/F3F2L61HVNFJAVL.SMALL.jpg Zig Zag This workshop comes from "WEAVE! Weaving Europe: Artefacts, values & Exchanges" a European project, with the support of the Culture Programme (2007-2013) of the European Union. Textile, fibre and felt: it's a Smart Child's play: http://zigzagproject.eu For children from 3 to 5 years old and their ...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 03:32:53 PDT
Silky, Stretchy, Conditioner & Cornstarch Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/Silky-Stretchy-Two-Ingredient-Play-Dough/
Silky, Stretchy, Conditioner & Cornstarch Play Dough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/HJ21/HVVKFVLA/FW3HJ21HVVKFVLA.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My children and I recently tried out another two-ingredient play dough recipe that I want to share with you. An inexpensive project (in the states,) it was played with for a good thirty minutes and began drying out after about an hour.A few notes:(1) The most important piece of advice I can give is...
By: DeandrasCrafts

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Sat, 24 May 2014 22:10:55 PDT
CD COASTERS WITH DECOUPAGE http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-COASTERS-WITH-DECOUPAGE/
CD COASTERS WITH DECOUPAGE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/HZTD/HVJ39OCF/FWQHZTDHVJ39OCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/HZTD/HVJ39OCF/FWQHZTDHVJ39OCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/HZTD/HVJ39OCF/FWQHZTDHVJ39OCF.SMALL.jpg Yellow Giraffe Now that we're all used to storing our data online, we don't really need the CDs. We found a really cool and simple decoupage tutorial for all you guys to craft coasters using the old CDs lying in our cupboard.Here's a list of what all you need:1) CDs(2) Mod Podge(3) Colorful paper(4) Paint brush(5)...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 05:15:55 PDT
Celebrating Instructables Club http://www.instructables.com/id/Celebrating-Instructables-Club/
Celebrating Instructables Club - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/9M4B/HVFLALO4/FJI9M4BHVFLALO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/9M4B/HVFLALO4/FJI9M4BHVFLALO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/9M4B/HVFLALO4/FJI9M4BHVFLALO4.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 We have had a great school year in our Instructables Club! We started off small with only about 10 members, but interest has grown through the shear awesomeness of our projects, so now we have over 50 members. We went from all members attending meetings 2 days a week, to all members attending meetin...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 06:25:01 PDT
Upcycled Rolled Paper Frame! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Rolled-Paper-Frame/
Upcycled Rolled Paper Frame! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/DIT4/HV9FUXEH/FL5DIT4HV9FUXEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/DIT4/HV9FUXEH/FL5DIT4HV9FUXEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/DIT4/HV9FUXEH/FL5DIT4HV9FUXEH.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Upcycled Rolled Paper Frame!This frame is visually stunning with lots of texture and pops of color!However...it's menace runs deeper.It was the most tedious and time consuming project I've ever wrangled my kids into doing.It all started like this. I had been planning this craft for a while...and my ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 18:13:36 PDT
Make a Hula Hoop http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hula-Hoop/
Make a Hula Hoop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/RIQI/HUY48W57/FGHRIQIHUY48W57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/RIQI/HUY48W57/FGHRIQIHUY48W57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/RIQI/HUY48W57/FGHRIQIHUY48W57.SMALL.jpg Natalina I just started hooping, and like any beginner that meant I needed at least 5 hula hoops to get started :) Once I began researching the best ways to make a hula hoop, I fell into a rabbit hole of information on the hula hoop forums (yes, they exist). I was so overwhelmed by the choices that I decid...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 20:10:25 PDT
Replacing Shoelaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Shoelaces/
Replacing Shoelaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/R4CL/HURHVGG3/FFSR4CLHURHVGG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/R4CL/HURHVGG3/FFSR4CLHURHVGG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/R4CL/HURHVGG3/FFSR4CLHURHVGG3.SMALL.jpg MozezA This is an instructable/manual/tutorial to show you an effective way to insert shoelaces in a pair of shoes. Step 1: Prepping After taking out the old shoelaces insert the new shoelace through the two bottom lace holes of the shoe. Insert from the outside of one hole through the inside of the oth...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 20:19:55 PDT
Butterfly Barette http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Barette/
Butterfly Barette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3Q9A/HUK2CMG1/FDL3Q9AHUK2CMG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3Q9A/HUK2CMG1/FDL3Q9AHUK2CMG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/3Q9A/HUK2CMG1/FDL3Q9AHUK2CMG1.SMALL.jpg rcouture21 Today I show you how to make a butterfly barrette.  This was made out of acrylic using a laser and other equipment at techshop chandler.   http://www.techshop.ws/ Get image you would like to use. I did a quick search on the internet and found an image of a butterfly and saved it to my desktop.  ...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 17:50:45 PDT
How To Make Pinata http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Pinata/
How To Make Pinata - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/4WP7/HUH8FS4Z/FXW4WP7HUH8FS4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/4WP7/HUH8FS4Z/FXW4WP7HUH8FS4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/4WP7/HUH8FS4Z/FXW4WP7HUH8FS4Z.SMALL.jpg Scamerman Run In this instructable I will show you how to make custom pinata. Materials Ballon Glue Take your ballon and glue. Now start sticking paper to ballon Pop Your Ballon Wait till it dry then pop ballon. Decorate When all is finished just decorate it how you want, this is how I decorate m...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 14:29:42 PDT
Skylanders Swap Force Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Skylanders-Swap-Force-Party/
Skylanders Swap Force Party - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/K6QR/HTZY3Y3T/FCSK6QRHTZY3Y3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/K6QR/HTZY3Y3T/FCSK6QRHTZY3Y3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/K6QR/HTZY3Y3T/FCSK6QRHTZY3Y3T.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Skylanders round 2. My youngest son, Kaiden is turning 4 and he decided he wanted a Skylanders Swap Force party. We just did a skylanders party for his brother back in December so I tried to convince him to choose something else but he wouldnt budge, so here we go again. We went with Swap Force thi...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 09:34:24 PDT
Dying Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Dying-Easter-Eggs-1/
Dying Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/032E/HUBWMUF2/FBU032EHUBWMUF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/032E/HUBWMUF2/FBU032EHUBWMUF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/032E/HUBWMUF2/FBU032EHUBWMUF2.SMALL.jpg bbergi1 This manual is to show and explain to mothers, fathers, and young adults who have not dyed Easter eggs since they were children, the preparation, set up, and action of dying hard boiled eggs. This way they can dye Easter eggs with their children, stress free.  Before we begin there is some materials...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:06:37 PDT