Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - furnishing - reuse - featured Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:08:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 grocery bag pendant lamp
grocery bag pendant lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> blissful2015 Trader Joe's is one of my favorite grocery stores – yummy foods, happy people, and those cool looking paper bags!This pendant lamp is made with one and a half paper bag. All you need is a little folding.And the magic of origami: it can shape-shift into a much smaller object! Materials, tools, & a ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:30:22 PST
Jam Jar Night Light (Castle)
Jam Jar Night Light (Castle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Barry Neeson In this instructable i am going to show you how to recycle an old jar into a charming nightlight that can be used in side or out doors and can be left unattended as it doesn't use an open flame. Tools and materials MaterialsA Jar.Polymer clay. Grey (or in my case mixed black and white) granite, m...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:56:18 PST
Chicken Wire an Old Window
Chicken Wire an Old Window - More DIY How To Projects]]> herbmac Driving home from work one day, my sister noticed an old window left out for the trash. Being from the same mother as me, she pulled over and snatched it up. Of course, she waited for me to come over on the weekend to do anything with it, she's still a lazy sibling. This instructable is strictly on ...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 17:36:57 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Baseball Bat Lamp
HomeMade Modern DIY Baseball Bat Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> homemademodern Recycle aluminum baseball bats by making them into modern pendant lamps. This is an easy project that creates an impressive result. Supplies + Tools Metal Baseball Bat Available at a Thrift Store or eBay I bought a bunch of aluminum baseball bats on eBay for about $4 a bat – this is a great price...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 09:38:16 PDT
Hockey Stick Bench
Hockey Stick Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> matthewtmead My son plays hockey and I wanted to create something special for his hockey-themed bedroom. His room is decorated with hockey memorabilia from professional athletes and from his youth hockey achievements. His bedroom has room for him to shoot indoor hockey balls against a hockey goal, and it seemed ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 19:07:08 PDT
Lace Inkodye Lampshade
Lace Inkodye Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lumi This project is shockingly simple, yet produces really beautiful and unique results. We were able to transfer the pattern of lace onto our lampshade by using the photographic property of Inkodye. It's like magic! The lamp we used was found at Ikea for $15, but any cotton or linen lampshade will work...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 12:06:15 PDT
Reclaimed Bowling Lane Table
Reclaimed Bowling Lane Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> hoda0013 I recently moved into my first house and was in need of a dining room table.  I saw a picture of a table that used an old section of bowling lane for its top and decided that I'd like to build something similar for myself.  With about 30 hours of work over a few months I was able to turn a tattered ...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 18:50:02 PST
Sole Mat
Sole Mat - More DIY How To Projects]]> lef212 Hey everyone! I noticed recently that I had some old sneakers lying around my house that were no longer in use and instead of throwing them out I wanted to do something with them.  At the same time I also noticed that my door mat was looking pretty beat up.  So I decided to use the soles from old s...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 06:19:29 PDT
Rag rug - extremely easy to make
Rag rug - extremely easy to make - More DIY How To Projects]]> Elliot Lord I came up with this idea as I wanted to make a rug quickly and by not using any sewing or special tools. This one (about 40x30cm) was done as a test and took 3 hours to complete. It's all made from old fabric so it cost nothing to make. To make a rug that is 30cm wide, I used 3cm wide strips of ...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 07:56:44 PDT
How to Re-Cover Chairs
How to Re-Cover Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> canida An easy way to fix up old or used furniture. Why didn't we do this earlier? Before Here's an old chair with a ratty seat cover.We got it from Craig's List about three years ago. The seats had been re-covered in a neat red silk that looked good but didn't wear well. After months of ignoring the...
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Sun, 25 Nov 2007 10:48:55 PST