Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - craft - home http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 12:05:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 Restoring a damaged table edge http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-damaged-table-edge/
Restoring a damaged table edge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SMALL.jpg gregorio626 The top is subject to more general wear and tear than other areas of a table, especially if they are used for meals or children draw at them. Scratches, dents, and stains are commonplace, and other problems can frequently occur with table tops warping, , splitting, and damaged decorative edges. Fret...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:19:48 PDT
Cute Concrete Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Concrete-Planter/
Cute Concrete Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/7P85/HXLMM6K5/F1P7P85HXLMM6K5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/7P85/HXLMM6K5/F1P7P85HXLMM6K5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/7P85/HXLMM6K5/F1P7P85HXLMM6K5.SMALL.jpg smori These cute concrete planters are an adorable addition to any home or garden! The molds are made of recyclable materials and concrete mix is very inexpensive to buy. You can switch up the plants in these planters to give these little guys a fresh new 'do. Gather Your Supplies To make the mold, you...
By: smori

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:25:04 PDT
Beeswax Sushi Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Beeswax-Sushi-Candles/
Beeswax Sushi Candles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/ECYE/HWH2JYXY/FP8ECYEHWH2JYXY.SMALL.jpg smori These California roll and tuna roll beeswax candles are fun to display around your house or give as wedding favors! Materials Beeswax honeycomb sheets (black, white, light pink, dark pink, green, red)WickRulerKnifeBlow dryer California Roll: Crab Meat For the crab meat for the California roll ...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:00:27 PDT
Mess Free Easter Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Mess-Free-Easter-Eggs/
Mess Free Easter Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/18IH/HTEUF78F/FT918IHHTEUF78F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/18IH/HTEUF78F/FT918IHHTEUF78F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/18IH/HTEUF78F/FT918IHHTEUF78F.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy, quick, and mess free way to decorate your Easter eggs this year with temporary tattoos.  Whether you are creating an easter centerpiece or decorating eggs for the Easter Bunny to hide, temporary tattoos are a fun new way to do so. Temporary tattoos offer endless decorating possibilities for y...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 17:08:46 PDT
minecraft- steve's RV http://www.instructables.com/id/minecraft-steves-RV/
minecraft- steve's RV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/4TSV/HTFI6LPI/F1I4TSVHTFI6LPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/4TSV/HTFI6LPI/F1I4TSVHTFI6LPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/4TSV/HTFI6LPI/F1I4TSVHTFI6LPI.SMALL.jpg shankybatra it is steve's RV.here is how i built this: build the wheel 1 . take any black block and start by laying four of them on the plane. build a tyre and put a clay block in it for wheel. another wheel 2. make a horizontal block bar. and build another wheel. mirror it 3. now build a mirror copy ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:26:32 PDT
Up from the Ashes a Mantle Piece renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-from-the-Ashes-a-Mantle-Piece-renovation/
Up from the Ashes a Mantle Piece renovation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/LZO9/HUUXFKFY/FNYLZO9HUUXFKFY.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This project started life as an accident. The original intent was to strip back the paint from an existing mantle piece. Unfortunately the previous owners had painted and re-painted the whole fire place and finally drilled into it to block it off, all of which made cleaning difficult. (Picture 1...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:35:26 PDT
Miniature House http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-House/
Miniature House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/LQ9I/HP5SN2BK/FBNLQ9IHP5SN2BK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/LQ9I/HP5SN2BK/FBNLQ9IHP5SN2BK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/LQ9I/HP5SN2BK/FBNLQ9IHP5SN2BK.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 This year I decided that I wanted to make a couple of miniature houses for my nativity village. In the past years my family bought some other miniatures houses for it but, looking at them, I realized that they were made out of thin cardboard and they weren't even so nice after all...so I thought I h...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 12:18:18 PST
Wax Resist http://www.instructables.com/id/Wax-Resist/
Wax Resist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/NAMA/HMEXRQK0/FSINAMAHMEXRQK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/NAMA/HMEXRQK0/FSINAMAHMEXRQK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/NAMA/HMEXRQK0/FSINAMAHMEXRQK0.SMALL.jpg Agoodgirl Wax resist is a kind of art I learned in school. It's super easy and super fun. Get The Right Materials You need the following items1.scratch paper or newspaper and lots of it2.a paint brush3. Your paints4. Candles (the wax kind)5.a piece of paper or an old notebook6.a pen or a pencil7.bondpaper...
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Sat, 5 Oct 2013 08:57:13 PDT
Textured Ceramic Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Textured-Ceramic-Coasters/
Textured Ceramic Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/UKR0/HM8DKAF7/F2GUKR0HM8DKAF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/UKR0/HM8DKAF7/F2GUKR0HM8DKAF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/UKR0/HM8DKAF7/F2GUKR0HM8DKAF7.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano Last spring I was in Philadelphia and visited the Barnes Foundation. Afterwards I went into the gift shop. I was admiring a lovely ceramic persian tray and coasters. The items were a bit out of my price range, however, I examined them and thought "I can make that!" Barnes Foundation Platter This ...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 14:14:56 PDT
Lace Inkodye Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-Inkodye-Lampshade/
Lace Inkodye Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/S7G1/HINOBCGI/FXIS7G1HINOBCGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/S7G1/HINOBCGI/FXIS7G1HINOBCGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/S7G1/HINOBCGI/FXIS7G1HINOBCGI.SMALL.jpg 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
Unique book cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-book-cover/
Unique book cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/6PYV/HH2W3M5P/F2E6PYVHH2W3M5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/6PYV/HH2W3M5P/F2E6PYVHH2W3M5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/6PYV/HH2W3M5P/F2E6PYVHH2W3M5P.SMALL.jpg pazrox This idea and photo is not mine. what you will need: Note book Scissors Glue Old magazines Cut out enough of diamond shapes using the templet above to cover your book . Cut them out of your magazines. Once you have cut out enough diamonds out glue them onto your book. Hope you like ...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 17:32:14 PDT
A simple birdhouse, recycled materials http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-birdhouse-recycled-materials/
A simple birdhouse, recycled materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/O8FB/HDP32CUM/FRCO8FBHDP32CUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/O8FB/HDP32CUM/FRCO8FBHDP32CUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/O8FB/HDP32CUM/FRCO8FBHDP32CUM.SMALL.jpg janecandy i got bored today and since it was so fun and  sunny outside i thought of making something nice for the chirping dozen of birdies that always come around my garden to hang out, feed and play. what you need: old (5liter) plastic bottle, canister white paper (or whatever color you want) clear tape s...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 08:47:19 PST
MONOPOLY CLOCK http://www.instructables.com/id/MONOPOLY-CLOCK/
MONOPOLY CLOCK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/4CEK/H9QPOORP/F9N4CEKH9QPOORP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/4CEK/H9QPOORP/F9N4CEKH9QPOORP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/4CEK/H9QPOORP/F9N4CEKH9QPOORP.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano I found an old old old Monopoly game and thought it would be cool to turn it into a clock, so I did! I even used the box, These old game boxes are very hard to find. The box from the 50"s has a tiny image of the board on the cover and it make an awesome center for the clock! Have fun Have fun des...
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Tue, 20 Nov 2012 18:00:29 PST
Rainy Day DIY - Painted Antlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainy-Day-DIY-Painted-Antlers/
Rainy Day DIY - Painted Antlers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/ARU8/H58V8UWX/FNDARU8H58V8UWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/ARU8/H58V8UWX/FNDARU8H58V8UWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/ARU8/H58V8UWX/FNDARU8H58V8UWX.SMALL.jpg jessamarie Hi, we're Judd + Jessa aka Pearl + Earl, and we have a silly little blog: http://www.pearlandearl.org.  If you like DIYs crafts and adventures, stop by the blog and say hello!! xoxo   This morning, we woke up to rain.  Rain!  It was so lovely to see, I can't remember the last time it rained.  We ha...
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 08:55:07 PDT
Hanging Yarn Ball Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Yarn-Ball-Art-1/
Hanging Yarn Ball Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/HCA4/H1JUIE0I/FDYHCA4H1JUIE0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/HCA4/H1JUIE0I/FDYHCA4H1JUIE0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/HCA4/H1JUIE0I/FDYHCA4H1JUIE0I.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter I love these! They look great hanging at different lengths in a corner of a room. What You Will Need What You Will Need: -1 Bottle of Elmer's Glue -Corn Starch -Water -Measuring Cup - 100% Cotton Yarn - White or Light in Color (Feel free to try any color you want. I chose a lighter color, becaus...
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Sun, 29 Apr 2012 20:01:22 PDT
Mason Jar Stencil Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-Stencil-Tutorial/
Mason Jar Stencil Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QJS6/H1JUGNYQ/F58QJS6H1JUGNYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QJS6/H1JUGNYQ/F58QJS6H1JUGNYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QJS6/H1JUGNYQ/F58QJS6H1JUGNYQ.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter I love Mason Jars. This project shows you an easy way to jazz up your Jars, Glasses, or anything really! Since I used a bird to dress up my Jar I had to post this video from Portlandia: (I love this show) What You Will Need What You Will Need: - Jar or Glass. Anything you would like to sten...
By: HomemadeisBetter

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Sun, 29 Apr 2012 07:40:48 PDT
How to Make Wall Art out of Toilet Paper Rolls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Wall-Art-out-of-Toilet-Paper-Rolls/
How to Make Wall Art out of Toilet Paper Rolls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/4BH7/GZUB3U9N/F714BH7GZUB3U9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/4BH7/GZUB3U9N/F714BH7GZUB3U9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/4BH7/GZUB3U9N/F714BH7GZUB3U9N.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter This is probably one of my favorite DIY Projects. It took me a little while to collect the paper rolls, but it was well worth it. Who knew paper rolls could turn into sweet wall art!! This project is very versatile, so don't be afraid to get creative with it! What You Will Need What You Will Need...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 17:37:42 PDT
How To Make A Baseball Pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Baseball-Pincushion/
How To Make A Baseball Pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/51O5/GXX2XHLV/FGQ51O5GXX2XHLV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/51O5/GXX2XHLV/FGQ51O5GXX2XHLV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/51O5/GXX2XHLV/FGQ51O5GXX2XHLV.SMALL.jpg Creativeman I  was facinated by the cross stitching on a regulation baseball and wanted to duplicate it as a decorative stitch. After making several practice items, shown later, I decided how better to show the baseball or cross stitch than to make a baseball?  Duh! It can be used as a pin cushion, of course, b...
By: Creativeman

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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 08:18:37 PST
Sewing For Men: Beginner's Project-Dog Bandana http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-For-Men-Beginners-Project-Dog-Bandana/
Sewing For Men: Beginner's Project-Dog Bandana - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/7JY4/GWF6ES96/FW07JY4GWF6ES96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/7JY4/GWF6ES96/FW07JY4GWF6ES96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/7JY4/GWF6ES96/FW07JY4GWF6ES96.SMALL.jpg Creativeman Not sure many men will be interested in sewing, but you never know. I got interested in sewing about a year ago after telling myself for many years that it would be a very useful and creative tool.  I was right!  Like all endeavors, beginning to sew can be challenging and even daunting, but I have l...
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Sat, 24 Dec 2011 10:14:24 PST
Homemade Present Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Present-Bow/
Homemade Present Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/QCTD/GWF60PH7/F5VQCTDGWF60PH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/QCTD/GWF60PH7/F5VQCTDGWF60PH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/QCTD/GWF60PH7/F5VQCTDGWF60PH7.SMALL.jpg SeedRally Did you forget to buy bows for your gifts this holiday season? Do you have free time to get them but would rather do something creative? Well how about you try and make your own homemade present bows.  They're creative, unique, and a great conversation piece! A homemade bow can add a bit of persona...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2011 12:39:02 PST
Use Field Tiles To Make A Zebra Mosaic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Field-Tiles-To-Make-A-Zebra-Mosaic-Table/
Use Field Tiles To Make A Zebra Mosaic Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/2E5N/GJHVGYA1/FMQ2E5NGJHVGYA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/2E5N/GJHVGYA1/FMQ2E5NGJHVGYA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/2E5N/GJHVGYA1/FMQ2E5NGJHVGYA1.SMALL.jpg Creativeman I've been interested in mosaics for some time, and as I had some tiles remaining from previous projects, I decided to make a 19 inch table top out of some remnants.  These black and white tiles are "field" tiles, or just ordinary tiles used every day.  One good aspect of using these tiles, especiall...
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Wed, 2 Feb 2011 13:17:40 PST
World of Warcraft Hearthstone Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Hearthstone-Plaque/
World of Warcraft Hearthstone Plaque - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/BAFT/GJ285TFA/FULBAFTGJ285TFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/BAFT/GJ285TFA/FULBAFTGJ285TFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/BAFT/GJ285TFA/FULBAFTGJ285TFA.SMALL.jpg starshipminivan Home is where the heart is but, in World of Warcraft, it’s also where the hearthstone is. Give your favorite player a place to truly call home with this hearthstone handmade by you.  This plaster replica will hang flat against a wall or can be used as a unique office decoration. Using modeling clay...
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Wed, 19 Jan 2011 11:23:03 PST
Homemade Belt. (No sew) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Belt-No-sew/
Homemade Belt. (No sew) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/HF0K/GG4A6UA7/F9CHF0KGG4A6UA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/HF0K/GG4A6UA7/F9CHF0KGG4A6UA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/HF0K/GG4A6UA7/F9CHF0KGG4A6UA7.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez Make your very own Belts without needles , Yarn or  Threads. Faster, and easier. These ancient techniques came to my head when my Old leather Belt break up and almost my Pants fall down...( I dont see Fun In That)...Besides  Sewing is not one of my Barely Virtues. Hold on thight and get started. Fa...
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Mon, 8 Nov 2010 17:13:33 PST
Make a Twin Draft Guard (for Free!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Twin-Draft-Guard-for-Free/
Make a Twin Draft Guard (for Free!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/G9W4/G68HCRYL/F73G9W4G68HCRYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/G9W4/G68HCRYL/F73G9W4G68HCRYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/G9W4/G68HCRYL/F73G9W4G68HCRYL.SMALL.jpg jwystup The twin draft guard is basically a door snake like people have been using for years. But, this one has the added advantage of staying with the door when you open and close it. After using a traditional snake (which I also made myself) for one winter, I know how much of a pain it is to move every ti...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2010 18:05:48 PST
Faux Ceramics You Can Make! http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Ceramics-You-Can-Make/
Faux Ceramics You Can Make! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/6LUM/G2L3BU6R/FXS6LUMG2L3BU6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/6LUM/G2L3BU6R/FXS6LUMG2L3BU6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/6LUM/G2L3BU6R/FXS6LUMG2L3BU6R.SMALL.jpg Creativeman In this instructable, I will be showing how to make ceramic planters, or containers without all the hassle of getting a kiln, throwing mud, making a mess, etc.  While a great art form, why not make life easy and make them out of readily available material (cardboard)?  With some creative painting te...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2009 14:59:01 PST
How To Make Glue Monsters! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Glue-Monsters/
How To Make Glue Monsters! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QZKP/G1M2KK1O/FS3QZKPG1M2KK1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QZKP/G1M2KK1O/FS3QZKPG1M2KK1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QZKP/G1M2KK1O/FS3QZKPG1M2KK1O.SMALL.jpg Creativeman Following up my last instructable, "How To Make Glue Bugs", this sequel shows how to expand the scope and size of glue critters.  Basically the same tools are used, it's just a matter of scale and a few parts that are different, the wings for example.  I was able to obtain exposed x-ray film to use ...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2009 14:14:28 PST
How to Make Glue Bugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Glue-Bugs/
How to Make Glue Bugs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/727L/G0KQOX0Y/F1E727LG0KQOX0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/727L/G0KQOX0Y/F1E727LG0KQOX0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/727L/G0KQOX0Y/F1E727LG0KQOX0Y.SMALL.jpg Creativeman This instructable shows a unique art form...using hot melt glue to make various insects and spiders. Other creatures can be made as well, but that is the subject for another instructable.  Use care if attempting this procedure as there is some risk involved: primarily with the hot melt glue, the raz...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2009 10:51:16 PST
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Picture-Frames-Out-of-Cereal-free-Box-Cardb/
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SMALL.jpg Creativeman A simple idea is sometimes the best. Here, I show how to make frames for any of the prints you might like to display, show, or simply have on your desk or dresser. Pictures, no matter how much we like them tend to become passe' after awhile. So why spend a lot of money on frames that could be put ...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2009 12:16:42 PDT
The Red Dragon Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Red-Dragon-Instructable/
The Red Dragon Instructable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/F6W0/FYTCL3JY/FUEF6W0FYTCL3JY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/F6W0/FYTCL3JY/FUEF6W0FYTCL3JY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/F6W0/FYTCL3JY/FUEF6W0FYTCL3JY.SMALL.jpg Creativeman Here, as a follow up to Make A Cardboard Dragon!, I have added this instructable to fill any voids left in aforementioned tutorial. Essentially all the same steps were followed, and have included pictures showing all steps. Gather Materials and Tools All the usual paper and cardboard working t...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 18:05:49 PDT
Art From Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-From-Cardboard/
Art From Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/B8ZN/FY1ZA7AR/F6VB8ZNFY1ZA7AR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/B8ZN/FY1ZA7AR/F6VB8ZNFY1ZA7AR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/B8ZN/FY1ZA7AR/F6VB8ZNFY1ZA7AR.SMALL.jpg Creativeman This instructable may give some ideas on how to make some art for your walls. The material is reused corrugated cardboard. For these projects, I selected some disney characters,as well as the bird pictures you see, and I either free handed them, or used an opaque projecter to trace my patterns. C...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2009 15:36:09 PDT
Binding The Whole Ream Cardboard Covered Sketchbook http://www.instructables.com/id/Binding-The-Whole-Ream-Cardboard-Covered-Sketchboo/
Binding The Whole Ream Cardboard Covered Sketchbook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/IRU2/FXV3A005/F1YIRU2FXV3A005.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/IRU2/FXV3A005/F1YIRU2FXV3A005.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/IRU2/FXV3A005/F1YIRU2FXV3A005.SMALL.jpg Creativeman I wanted a large format sketchbook, so I gathered my materials, got organized and went to work. Materials List Cardboard for the cover. Acrylic paints, one ream (500 sheets of paper), one book spine made of wood (see step 5), a specialty glue called padding adhesive, needle and thread, polyuret...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2009 17:49:22 PDT
Use Cardboard To Make A Billfold or Wallet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Cardboard-To-Make-A-Billfold/
Use Cardboard To Make A Billfold or Wallet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/8RAB/FXK65JFZ/F6C8RABFXK65JFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/8RAB/FXK65JFZ/F6C8RABFXK65JFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/8RAB/FXK65JFZ/F6C8RABFXK65JFZ.SMALL.jpg Creativeman This is an easy instructable...how to make a billfold out of cardboard. Tools And Materials I Used One piece of thin cardboard. Then I used scissors for cutting the paper needed, glue of course, clamps to hold while gluing, paint brushes, and finally, some high gloss polyurethane varnish, wat...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2009 14:29:50 PDT
Many Handy Uses For Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Many-Handy-Uses-For-Cardboard/
Many Handy Uses For Cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/65YF/FX557Q18/FZN65YFFX557Q18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/65YF/FX557Q18/FZN65YFFX557Q18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/65YF/FX557Q18/FZN65YFFX557Q18.SMALL.jpg theburn7 This Instructable will show you many uses for cardboard in everyday use! A Make a Cardboard Coaster First, take a piece of cardboard about 5 x 5 and round the corners until it becomes a circle*Glue an artpiece onto the circular piece of cardboard. *Wrap plastic wrap around to the bottom.*Iron to...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2009 15:42:38 PDT
How to Make a Seed Organizer From a Tissue Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Seed-Organizer-From-a-Tissue-Box/
How to Make a Seed Organizer From a Tissue Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/84CW/FVW22RWJ/F7684CWFVW22RWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/84CW/FVW22RWJ/F7684CWFVW22RWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/84CW/FVW22RWJ/F7684CWFVW22RWJ.SMALL.jpg treesneedtobehugged I have always had the problem of where to put all those extra seed packets when the growing season was over. They would pile up in the draws, some would get lost, and others would get crushed. This instructable shows how to make a easy, DIY, cheap, simple, and recycled seed organizer made from an ol...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2009 15:32:53 PDT
Make a CatRack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-CatRack/
Make a CatRack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/3APP/FSMSZB8N/F553APPFSMSZB8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/3APP/FSMSZB8N/F553APPFSMSZB8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/3APP/FSMSZB8N/F553APPFSMSZB8N.SMALL.jpg Creativeman I recently found an old pattern for a cat hanging on a hat or coat rack. I thought it would be fun to make a few of them and use different kind of cats as subjects. You can put your cat on it if you have a picture to go by, or are good enough artist to draw and paint your cat onto the pattern. At...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2009 14:38:20 PDT
Hotwheel Rubber-Racer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hotwheel-Rubber-Racer/
Hotwheel Rubber-Racer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/UDZK/FSK1CWR0/FAOUDZKFSK1CWR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/UDZK/FSK1CWR0/FAOUDZKFSK1CWR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/UDZK/FSK1CWR0/FAOUDZKFSK1CWR0.SMALL.jpg prash09 this is an entry for the klutz rubber band contest. with a simple rubber band, tape, hangers, and a hotwheel car, you can put motion into the hotwheels that are lying around the house.please look at all of the pics i have included in this instructable if you don't understand my written explanation.P...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2009 23:24:22 PDT
Epilog challenge: Ceramic Seedling Pot Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceramic-Seedling-Pot-Maker/
Epilog challenge: Ceramic Seedling Pot Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/W1N5/FT7PKQ3U/F4FW1N5FT7PKQ3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/W1N5/FT7PKQ3U/F4FW1N5FT7PKQ3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/W1N5/FT7PKQ3U/F4FW1N5FT7PKQ3U.SMALL.jpg Jurecki Spring is just around the corner. I have collected a bunch of seeds and want to germinate them. I thought I'd be "green" and make something to form the pots out of recycled newspaper. The seedlings are about ready to plant in our garden beds.Hope you find this gardening tool helpful and fun. ...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2009 14:21:09 PST
Make a Bracelet Out of Credit Card(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bracelet-Out-of-Credit-Cards/
Make a Bracelet Out of Credit Card(s) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/0JKG/FROA0J7M/FQN0JKGFROA0J7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/0JKG/FROA0J7M/FQN0JKGFROA0J7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/0JKG/FROA0J7M/FQN0JKGFROA0J7M.SMALL.jpg Creativeman How to get out of debt....and stay out! Work hard to pay off your credit cards and then or even before, tear, cut, spindle, mutilate them as in this instructable that outlines how to make a bracelet out of one or more credit cards. This renders them useless thereby aiding in your resolve to quit ch...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2009 19:36:01 PST
Make Cheap, Easy Cardboard Small Parts Storage Organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Cheap-Easy-Cardboard-Small-Parts-Storage-Org/
Make Cheap, Easy Cardboard Small Parts Storage Organizers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/KB4Q/FQMXERNN/FJRKB4QFQMXERNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/KB4Q/FQMXERNN/FJRKB4QFQMXERNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/KB4Q/FQMXERNN/FJRKB4QFQMXERNN.SMALL.jpg Creativeman How to make small boxes (at a very low cost) solve a need and organize small parts. I make these boxes as needed, so it doesn't become an overwhelming chore all at once. It's a good way to store small parts in the workshop. And we are reuseing cardboard that otherwise might not be recycled. Tools...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2009 16:39:20 PST
–°omposite PET Vases http://www.instructables.com/id/1057omposite-PET-Vases/
Сomposite PET Vases - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/VILS/FQHNMTW0/F87VILSFQHNMTW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/VILS/FQHNMTW0/F87VILSFQHNMTW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/VILS/FQHNMTW0/F87VILSFQHNMTW0.SMALL.jpg bara1962 Make a flower vase,candlestick,desk organizer ,from recycled PET bottles. What we will need Empty PET bottles 2l,1l,scissors,blade,pliers,ruler,decorative materials and accessories(your choice),for example page of the magazine,computer image printout. make a vessel Cut the top pat of 1l bottl...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 06:44:38 PST
Water Balance. http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balance/
Water Balance. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/EI6B/FQ6EBNPS/FZ3EI6BFQ6EBNPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/EI6B/FQ6EBNPS/FZ3EI6BFQ6EBNPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/EI6B/FQ6EBNPS/FZ3EI6BFQ6EBNPS.SMALL.jpg bara1962 This Instructable will show you how to craft water balance , from used water bottles. What we will need. Empty water bottles 2l,1,5l ,scissors,blade,pen,a sheet of paper,graduated jar,colorant,glue,water. Cut the top part of the bottles. –°olour ~ 500ml water and pour out to the 2l pot. ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2009 07:10:12 PST
Make Your Own Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Boxes/
Make Your Own Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/RBTP/FQ6EBAB1/FMXRBTPFQ6EBAB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/RBTP/FQ6EBAB1/FMXRBTPFQ6EBAB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/RBTP/FQ6EBAB1/FMXRBTPFQ6EBAB1.SMALL.jpg Creativeman I like to make boxes, and have developed a process that is easy to do. Regular tools can be used, and I employ woodworking tools as well. A bandsaw, table saw, sander, etc. can all be used to speed up the process. Why make boxes? To fulfill a specific need, i.e., make a box to hold what you want...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:01:13 PST
Never buy hanger again! http://www.instructables.com/id/Never-buy-hanger-again/
Never buy hanger again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/3X0Y/FPWWWNS9/FXX3X0YFPWWWNS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/3X0Y/FPWWWNS9/FXX3X0YFPWWWNS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/3X0Y/FPWWWNS9/FXX3X0YFPWWWNS9.SMALL.jpg bara1962 This Instructable will show you how to craft hanger, from used PET bottles. What we will need. Empty PET bottles, piece of wire, bolt,screw,drill,pliers,round pliers,scissors,blade. To make a hook. Make a hole in the corks. Assembly step 1. Assembly step 2. Assembly step 3. ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2009 08:04:49 PST
Make Foam Look Like Carved Granite! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Foam-Look-Like-Carved-Granite/
Make Foam Look Like Carved Granite! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/BKT1/FPWWR5J7/FZYBKT1FPWWR5J7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/BKT1/FPWWR5J7/FZYBKT1FPWWR5J7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/BKT1/FPWWR5J7/FZYBKT1FPWWR5J7.SMALL.jpg Creativeman I like to make signs, so when I saw an excellent instructable on making foam "sandblasted" signs, my ears perked up! I make them too, but have what I think is a simpler method. Check it out. Cut out your letters In this step, you make the letters to be used for the resist. The letters prevent...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2009 06:24:09 PST
How To Make A Tool Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Tool-Organizer/
How To Make A Tool Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/XOHN/FPWWZ01C/F9GXOHNFPWWZ01C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/XOHN/FPWWZ01C/F9GXOHNFPWWZ01C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/XOHN/FPWWZ01C/F9GXOHNFPWWZ01C.SMALL.jpg Creativeman Need a simple, easy to make tool organizer? I had the thought that it would be better to have a vertical tool organizer instead of having the tools lie all over the work area. Using styrofoam and cardboard, an effective tool holder is made. Gather Materials For this simple project, you will nee...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2009 08:09:25 PST
Wisp of bast, from used PET bottle. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wisp-of-bast-from-used-PET-bottle/
Wisp of bast, from used PET bottle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/6G4I/FPWWW5SL/FGB6G4IFPWWW5SL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/6G4I/FPWWW5SL/FGB6G4IFPWWW5SL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/6G4I/FPWWW5SL/FGB6G4IFPWWW5SL.SMALL.jpg bara1962 This Instructable will show you how to craft wisp of bast ,from used PET (pet ; ) )bottles. Make string how:http://www.instructables.com/id/Ropecordstring_from_Recycled_Water_Bottles/ Tangle it . Finished! Clean the apartment,wash up...etc.!
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Thu, 15 Jan 2009 01:14:00 PST
Rope,cord,string from Recycled Water Bottles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ropecordstring-from-Recycled-Water-Bottles/
Rope,cord,string from Recycled Water Bottles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/SIM0/FPQL8TV9/FP0SIM0FPQL8TV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/SIM0/FPQL8TV9/FP0SIM0FPQL8TV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/SIM0/FPQL8TV9/FP0SIM0FPQL8TV9.SMALL.jpg bara1962 This Instructable will show you how to craft rope,cord,string ,from used Water Bottles ! What we will need. Empty water bottle scissors,blade. Cut the top of the bottle. The middle part of the bottle scissor spiral. Finished! 2l bottle middle part :have height~ 160mm diameters~100mm...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2009 07:41:25 PST
Lose weight with Coca-Cola! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lose-weight-with-Coca-Cola/
Lose weight with Coca-Cola! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/KW38/FPQLBUTD/F6YKW38FPQLBUTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/KW38/FPQLBUTD/F6YKW38FPQLBUTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/KW38/FPQLBUTD/F6YKW38FPQLBUTD.SMALL.jpg bara1962 This Instructable will show you how to craft dumbbells(weight) ,from used Water Bottles What we will need. Empty water bottle,sand and water. fill bottle,sand Flood bottle water and close. Finished! Craft many dumbbells(weight)...and bodybuilding ; ) ! Always Coca-Cola ; ) 1 l...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2009 01:42:23 PST
airsoft rocket launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/airsoft-rocket-launcher/
airsoft rocket launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SMALL.jpg wazupdoc this is an instructable about how to make a airsoft rocket launcher. I hope to add a video soon. (don't make fun this is my first instructable.) the rocket will go 50 feet. you can use a ball that fits or something else but the rocket goes farer then the rest.(the tennis balls do not go that far onl...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2008 15:53:09 PST
Great Green Concept: Find FREE stuff for any project (using Freecycle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-FREE-stuff-for-any-project/
Great Green Concept: Find FREE stuff for any project (using Freecycle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/ZBBE/FLM011K2/F8AZBBEFLM011K2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/ZBBE/FLM011K2/F8AZBBEFLM011K2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/ZBBE/FLM011K2/F8AZBBEFLM011K2.SMALL.jpg Squirrelfriend Got an idea for a project? Don't have the cash to get all the supplies. Here is a great resource I have found to be useful for getting just about any project material you need for free. This resorce is called Freecycle.What is Freecycle?The Freecycle Network" is made up of 4,610 groups with 5,839,00...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2008 15:17:26 PDT