Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:29:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Dwarven yarn beard http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-yarn-beard/
Dwarven yarn beard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/IT67/I1KJKQWL/FMCIT67I1KJKQWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/IT67/I1KJKQWL/FMCIT67I1KJKQWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/IT67/I1KJKQWL/FMCIT67I1KJKQWL.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I love beards. I have always wanted one! I was looking at Halloween costumes for research and I came across this dwarven beard on Think Geek and really wanted one. But then I thought: I can make that beard out of yarn! BOOM. Dwarven yarn beard, here we go!I wanted a full yarn beard that was comforta...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:09:16 PDT
Halloween Glassy Cupcakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Glassy-Cupcakes/
Halloween Glassy Cupcakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/TOIQ/I1KJK15U/FSYTOIQI1KJK15U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/TOIQ/I1KJK15U/FSYTOIQI1KJK15U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/TOIQ/I1KJK15U/FSYTOIQI1KJK15U.SMALL.jpg mbridwell Bake Cupcakes And Cool I just used a box cake and icing! You can do home made if you prefer! Go by directions on box! To keep cupcakes moist it is vital to time your cupcakes! Toothpick test is good to go by! Stick toothpick in center, if it comes out clean, the cupcakes are done! As soon as you...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:53:24 PDT
Alien Queen - DIY Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Alien-Queen-DIY-Costume/
Alien Queen - DIY Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/ED4F/I1K3VO6F/FOIED4FI1K3VO6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/ED4F/I1K3VO6F/FOIED4FI1K3VO6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/ED4F/I1K3VO6F/FOIED4FI1K3VO6F.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Alien Queen interpretation -My Halloween costume effort for 2014. The Inspiration Movie monsters of the 1980’s and 90’s have been a huge influence on my personal artwork, and I wanted to make something BIG that I could use for both Halloween and Comic Con. The Alien Queen, from “Aliens 2,” is s...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:14:08 PDT
Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Band-Flyer-Lamp/
Remote Controlled Band Flyer Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/60HO/I1J5ZGPX/FB860HOI1J5ZGPX.SMALL.jpg Koji Crill Let's kick this thing off with a couple preliminary questions. Do you have eyes? Do you like awesome things?If you've answered yes to more than none of these questions than I've got the perfect project for you!I'm going to show you how to make a remote controlled lamp out of transparent flyers from...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:20:28 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Book Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Clutch/
Book Clutch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/EY1B/I1J5XDZB/FR3EY1BI1J5XDZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/EY1B/I1J5XDZB/FR3EY1BI1J5XDZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/EY1B/I1J5XDZB/FR3EY1BI1J5XDZB.SMALL.jpg DoverPL Creating a clutch out of a book is a fun way to upcycle a damaged book. You will need:A book coverSpray adhesiveGlue gunFat quarter of fabricCardboardA beadRibbon or elastic Creating the Lining Open the book cover and lay it down flat. Measure the book. Add an inch to each side of the book. C...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:52:46 PDT
Classic Witch's Broom http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Witchs-Broom/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:50:58 PDT
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack There's no bones about it, I LOVE Halloween. Actually.... there were lots of bones in last year's Halloween costume. My Simpson's costume couch was a big hit. What could I possibly build this year that would even compete? The truth is.... the idea for this year's costume was already tumbling around ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:45:32 PDT
Wicked Witch Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Wicked-Witch-Pumpkin/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:35:13 PDT
simple leather card wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-leather-card-wallet/
simple leather card wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/3DK4/I1FPYE3Q/F9F3DK4I1FPYE3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/3DK4/I1FPYE3Q/F9F3DK4I1FPYE3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/3DK4/I1FPYE3Q/F9F3DK4I1FPYE3Q.SMALL.jpg fre21 This is a really simple wallet made with leather and it's essentially without a closure, cause it usually will fit in a pocket. Materials and tools You need: + sheet of thick leather (15 x 21)cm+ needle (not thin one)+ some (shoes) sewing thread+ cutter + awl Leather cutting Watch the picture ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:03:25 PDT
Fall Pumpkin Centerpiece/ Planters/ Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Fall-Pumpkin-Centerpiece-Planters-Gift/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:22:21 PDT
I AM GROOT http://www.instructables.com/id/I-AM-GROOT/
I AM GROOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6HIJ/I1GIN4B3/FPP6HIJI1GIN4B3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6HIJ/I1GIN4B3/FPP6HIJI1GIN4B3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6HIJ/I1GIN4B3/FPP6HIJI1GIN4B3.SMALL.jpg mrvega1 I was looking for a way to challenge myself by creating something out of this world. The Groot costume idea came as a challenge to me. My peers said I would not be able to re-create such an intense character before Halloween. There was a lot of trial and error with this costume since there is no tut...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:31:57 PDT
S.H.I.E.L.D. Tote Bag (With Hidden Hydra Logo) http://www.instructables.com/id/SHIELD-Tote-Bag-With-Hidden-Hydra-Logo/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:32:02 PDT
3D printed mini Jack O’Lantern Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-mini-Jack-OLantern-Planter/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:09:08 PDT
DIY Art Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Art-Shelf/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:44:16 PDT
LED Paper Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Paper-Chandelier/
LED Paper Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/1PY3/I1EU2JHY/FI71PY3I1EU2JHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/1PY3/I1EU2JHY/FI71PY3I1EU2JHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/1PY3/I1EU2JHY/FI71PY3I1EU2JHY.SMALL.jpg denahemerson Anthro Envy /,anTHrō 'envē/ (n): the active coveting of all things AnthroListen, we've all been there. We've all walked into Anthro and gone weak in the knees contemplating how all their gorgeous items would look in our living spaces. We've meandered over, timidly grasped hold of the price tag, take...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:18:00 PDT
Superheroic Wrist Gun (made of plastic trash and an old leather boot) http://www.instructables.com/id/Superheroic-Wrist-Gun-made-of-plastic-trash-and-an/
Superheroic Wrist Gun (made of plastic trash and an old leather boot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/7MI4/I1FPST0A/FRD7MI4I1FPST0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/7MI4/I1FPST0A/FRD7MI4I1FPST0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/7MI4/I1FPST0A/FRD7MI4I1FPST0A.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer (If you like my instructable, please vote for me. Yes, it's the orange thing in the right, the one that says "Vote!". That one. Thanks Mom!)If there is something I love in superhero movies, comics and cartoons, is when the hero (or villain) has some kind of wrist mounted weapon. Even I can forgive t...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:50:47 PDT
DIY GoPro Bungee Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Bungee-Mount/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:25:34 PDT
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-My-Little-Pony-Derpy-Costume/
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/VM57/I1C41FZM/FTDVM57I1C41FZM.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume!Derpy...or Muffins...or Derpy Hooves! She is cute and silly!She has become one of the most loveable background ponies on My Little Pony.She even has a cameo appearance in Equestria Girls!What's not to love with her funny crossed eyes?! Tangent Story Sidetrack...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:48:19 PDT
Coconut Zipper Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Coconut-Zipper/
Coconut Zipper Gift Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BQK4/I1FPK0DR/FO3BQK4I1FPK0DR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BQK4/I1FPK0DR/FO3BQK4I1FPK0DR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/BQK4/I1FPK0DR/FO3BQK4I1FPK0DR.SMALL.jpg Bhawya Coconut Zipper is made of real coconut with zipper. You just have to remove the coconut water and meat, stick zipper in the middle of coconut shell.It is great gift box for eco-friendly products, jewelry, chocolates or you can also use it for keeping chess pieces, dice etc., I am using it as jewelry...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:39:00 PDT
Barn Board (Canvas) Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Barn-Board-Canvas-Wall-Art/
Barn Board (Canvas) Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/D9FW/I1CC4KBV/F22D9FWI1CC4KBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/D9FW/I1CC4KBV/F22D9FWI1CC4KBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/D9FW/I1CC4KBV/F22D9FWI1CC4KBV.SMALL.jpg BethanyC My take on the popular DIY canvas art right now: barn board style! Materials Needed The materials needed: Canvas; mine is a 5x7" because the entire sheet of paper would fit over it. Smaller is easier for starting out!A gel medium; Liquitex is good. I tried one with Mod Podge and it just didn't tu...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:09:01 PDT
Truck bed tuck bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-bed-tuck-bed/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:02:23 PDT
DIY 400 Watt Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-400-Watt-Wind-Turbine/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:07:32 PDT
HACKED!: Flickering Light Bulb for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/HACKED-Flickering-Light-Bulb-for-Halloween/
HACKED!: Flickering Light Bulb for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab It is time to scare your friends. In this project I will show you how I "hacked" a normal led light bulb. This way it will flicker like the lights in every horror movie when something bad is about to happen. It is a pretty simple build if you have some experiences with electronics. Watch the video...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:13:01 PDT
How to Make a Shot Glass Out of Ice http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Shot-Glass-Out-of-Ice/
How to Make a Shot Glass Out of Ice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/RZ04/HXMUWT5C/FJHRZ04HXMUWT5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/RZ04/HXMUWT5C/FJHRZ04HXMUWT5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/RZ04/HXMUWT5C/FJHRZ04HXMUWT5C.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a shot glass out of ice. It involves using two cups, a small cup and a shot glass. The shot glass is suspended inside the cup creating a mold the shape of a cup. Water is poured into the mold and is frozen creating a shot glass made of ice. It is great for parties and special occa...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:49:26 PDT
Winterize your garden with a cold frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Winterize-your-garden-with-a-cold-frame/
Winterize your garden with a cold frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/LGIH/I1B678FW/FIILGIHI1B678FW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/LGIH/I1B678FW/FIILGIHI1B678FW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/LGIH/I1B678FW/FIILGIHI1B678FW.SMALL.jpg warehouse32 If you live in the northern half of the US, then you probably have to deal with some pretty cold winters. Instead of having to move your plants indoors, or just waiting until the spring time, build a cold frame and extend your growing season all the way through fall and in some cases into the beginn...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:27:51 PDT
How to Make a Water Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Water-Candle/
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By: Von Malegowski

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:42:07 PDT
How to Make an Aluminum Can Stove http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Aluminum-Can-Stove/
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By: Von Malegowski

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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 14:42:56 PDT
Home Darkroom design for small spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Darkroom-design-for-small-spaces/
Home Darkroom design for small spaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/K8V8/I1AVWE65/F1MK8V8I1AVWE65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/K8V8/I1AVWE65/F1MK8V8I1AVWE65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/K8V8/I1AVWE65/F1MK8V8I1AVWE65.SMALL.jpg wackybit 360 view of my converted closet - Spherical Image - RICOH THETAHi,I would like to start off by saying that this darkroom design will not be applicable to everybody. Your closet might be bigger, smaller, or you might be utilizing a bathroom space. Your girlfriend might threaten to break up with you i...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:43:50 PDT
Custom Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Leather-Knife-Sheath/
Custom Leather Knife Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/S3IY/I1A5SXKH/F2VS3IYI1A5SXKH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/S3IY/I1A5SXKH/F2VS3IYI1A5SXKH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/S3IY/I1A5SXKH/F2VS3IYI1A5SXKH.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex How to create a cool custom leather sheath for any style knife using these steps!! Choosing Your Leather Material Needed All materials can be purchased at a local leather store I got everything seen in this tutorial from "Tandy Leather" http://www.tandyleatherfactory.ca/en-cad/home/home...- Rive...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:55:45 PDT
Recycled Tupperware/Storage Container from a Milk Jug http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-TupperwareStorage-Container-form-a-Milk-J/
Recycled Tupperware/Storage Container from a Milk Jug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RZSQ/I1944HF5/FEIRZSQI1944HF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RZSQ/I1944HF5/FEIRZSQI1944HF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/RZSQ/I1944HF5/FEIRZSQI1944HF5.SMALL.jpg Nor-tea-a This tutorial will show you how to make a locking tupperware storage container out of everyday stuff you can find at most households. I have seen similar projects on the internet but they involved using a button or another piece to lock the lid, I wanted to keep it as simple as possible by using one...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:56:30 PDT
DIY T-Shirt Jersey Shag Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-T-Shirt-Jersey-Shag-Rug/
DIY T-Shirt Jersey Shag Rug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/UWSX/I169J94C/FU0UWSXI169J94C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/UWSX/I169J94C/FU0UWSXI169J94C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/UWSX/I169J94C/FU0UWSXI169J94C.SMALL.jpg lanavonhaught So easy to make, it just takes a bit of time. Gather your materials Rugs are soooo expensive, and often don't come in the exact size or color you want. If you are like me and enjoy winding down at the end of the day with a mindless, repetitive project, this is perfect for you...it's a lot like kn...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:32:29 PDT
Superhero mask tutorial + pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-mask-tutorial-pattern/
Superhero mask tutorial + pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/QSLA/I1943GC2/F87QSLAI1943GC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/QSLA/I1943GC2/F87QSLAI1943GC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/QSLA/I1943GC2/F87QSLAI1943GC2.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Originally I thought I'd do Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles masks for Halloween, but as it turns out this is a pretty good all purpose crime fighting mask. Perfect for any superhero - or even a super villain if you're into that!This superhero mask comes with a really basic pattern - you can download it...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:33:40 PDT
How to Make a Match Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Cube/
How to Make a Match Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/NW4A/I19433U8/FDENW4AI19433U8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/NW4A/I19433U8/FDENW4AI19433U8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/NW4A/I19433U8/FDENW4AI19433U8.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski I show how to make a cube of matches. It is pretty simple once you get through the first few steps. After that it’s very repetitive. Matches are cheap so it is inexpensive to make, I spend $2 for 2 boxes of 250 matches each and ended up using about 294 with about 37 damaged or misshapen. This does n...
By: Von Malegowski

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:10:46 PDT
How to Make a Perforated Key Ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Perforated-Key-Ring-Tags/
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By: ishiyasu

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:12:10 PDT
Become An iPhone Cartoonist http://www.instructables.com/id/Become-An-iPhone-Cartoonist/
Become An iPhone Cartoonist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/820V/I15L3SJT/FGZ820VI15L3SJT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/820V/I15L3SJT/FGZ820VI15L3SJT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/820V/I15L3SJT/FGZ820VI15L3SJT.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid In this Instructable I will be using 3 iPhone apps to create compelling comics. These are the best apps I have found for iPhone, but I am sure there are just as equally worthy apps in the App Store. Applications Needed:GoogleComicBookComic TycoonTools Required:iPhone 4 (or later)I use the Google bro...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:28:48 PDT
The "all in one box" aquarium feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/The-all-in-one-box-aquarium-feeder/
The "all in one box" aquarium feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/COVE/I15L2LT2/F0BCOVEI15L2LT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/COVE/I15L2LT2/F0BCOVEI15L2LT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/COVE/I15L2LT2/F0BCOVEI15L2LT2.SMALL.jpg Brian from Belgium Hi i am Brian For several years now i owning a large 400 liter aquarium.i was always fasinated by fish in all colors and shapes.keeping fish happy wil require a bit effort.like keeping the thank nice and clean.trimming the plants.the once in a week water change. ect...also fish like to eat :) But i ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:27:05 PDT
Rock Candy - Regular And Large Crystals! (Sugar Crystals) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Candy-Regular-And-Large-Crystals-Sugar-Crysta/
Rock Candy - Regular And Large Crystals! (Sugar Crystals) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/A7LG/I15L0QY8/FSKA7LGI15L0QY8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/A7LG/I15L0QY8/FSKA7LGI15L0QY8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/A7LG/I15L0QY8/FSKA7LGI15L0QY8.SMALL.jpg victordoes In this tutorial both "regular" and large rock candy/crystals are covered! The difference in making is rather small. :) Watch this first This is a instruction video I made for this project. :) 1: Tools & Ingredients You'll need:White Sugar (3 Parts)Water (1 Part)Food Coloring"Something F...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 23:42:31 PDT
Tiki-Torch Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiki-Torch-Bottle-Lamp/
Tiki-Torch Bottle Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/TOA1/I1699NDN/FV3TOA1I1699NDN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/TOA1/I1699NDN/FV3TOA1I1699NDN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/TOA1/I1699NDN/FV3TOA1I1699NDN.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture Here is another bottle cutting project. Today we will be making a Tiki-Torch Bottle Lamp.What we need:✓ A main bottle for the lamp✓One or more bottles that are smaller in diameter than the main bottle. These will be used for lampshades/covers.✓A big Jar for the base of the lamp✓Bamboo stick - I ...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:40:43 PDT
DIY Cable Drum Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cable-Drum-Rocking-Chair/
DIY Cable Drum Rocking Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/F35O/I155C4GL/F3GF35OI155C4GL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/F35O/I155C4GL/F3GF35OI155C4GL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/F35O/I155C4GL/F3GF35OI155C4GL.SMALL.jpg libskie This is our first time doing this... so its a little rough around the edges. What you need:Nuts, Washers, Nails, Tape.Tools:Router, Drill, Hammer, Wrenches and what not.Anything else you take a pleasing towards. Locate Drum Step one, go find yourself a nice looking wooden cable drum. Make sure it...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:27:00 PDT
Leather Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Wrap/
Leather Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WLT9/I155ARCP/F9HWLT9I155ARCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WLT9/I155ARCP/F9HWLT9I155ARCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/WLT9/I155ARCP/F9HWLT9I155ARCP.SMALL.jpg oud25 One of the weak points of an axe is the haft. The haft is the area below the axe head. An issue with the haft is if you happen to be chopping wood and you find a slightly rotten piece. Your axe head will go through it easily but the ring of bark and wood attached to the bark is solid still. So when ...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:52:58 PDT
Zipper and Felt Charms http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-and-Felt-Charms/
Zipper and Felt Charms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/AJHO/I13EBTFM/F77AJHOI13EBTFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/AJHO/I13EBTFM/F77AJHOI13EBTFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/AJHO/I13EBTFM/F77AJHOI13EBTFM.SMALL.jpg shazni Zippers rock you say? I totally agree! These zipper trims jazz up these lovely charms. Brooches, Pendants, earrings, whatever they are they look amazing when zippers are added :-)R-I-H-A-M does a wonderful tutorial using zippers and polymer clay. I have seen something like that done with felt and ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:55:29 PDT
snake wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/snake-wreath/
snake wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/HGTZ/I12KK0WV/F4VHGTZI12KK0WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/HGTZ/I12KK0WV/F4VHGTZI12KK0WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/HGTZ/I12KK0WV/F4VHGTZI12KK0WV.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I've been seeing these snake wreaths around on Pinterest and decided I needed to make one. They're gorgeous! It combines two of my favorite things: snakes and Halloween decorations! And I really love Halloween decorations like this wreath because they look so fancy with very little time and effort p...
By: jessyratfink

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:28:15 PDT
Make Beaded Human Skeleton Model for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Beaded-Human-Skeleton-Model-for-Kids/
Make Beaded Human Skeleton Model for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/XC2J/I12KFQX1/F9EXC2JI12KFQX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/XC2J/I12KFQX1/F9EXC2JI12KFQX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/XC2J/I12KFQX1/F9EXC2JI12KFQX1.SMALL.jpg DasiyD An easy tutorial to teach you make a beaded human skeleton model for kids. I used 77 white seed beads and 9 black seed beads. Check it out! ​Materials on how to make a human skeleton: 4mm white seed beads 4mm black seed beads 5mm black copper wire Tool sets (Wire cutting plier; Flat plier; Round ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 17:40:31 PDT
How To Make A Phone Wire Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Phone-Wire-Bracelet/
How To Make A Phone Wire Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/9C9G/I11YUQ8V/FZ79C9GI11YUQ8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/9C9G/I11YUQ8V/FZ79C9GI11YUQ8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/9C9G/I11YUQ8V/FZ79C9GI11YUQ8V.SMALL.jpg kludge77 These wires are from a 25 pair telephone cable that was discarded at the office. It just didn't seem right to toss them!I after pouring 15 ounces of epoxy I drilled a hole (the epoxy harden in about 5 hours ) for the inside diameter a 2 5/8"After a quick turning to a smooth cylinder, I started ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 11:16:55 PDT
3D Printed Quadcopter with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Quadcopter-with-Arduino/
3D Printed Quadcopter with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/T3TO/I1941GSS/FGMT3TOI1941GSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/T3TO/I1941GSS/FGMT3TOI1941GSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/T3TO/I1941GSS/FGMT3TOI1941GSS.SMALL.jpg Nolan5454 Lately the news has been buzzing with stories of drone technology. Be it for delivery, recreation, or military purposes, unmanned flight is the future of aviation. Beginning in December 2013, I began working on a drone with several of my friends. We have created a drone that is 100% our own design. ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 05:50:08 PDT
DIY Lactic Acid Mask with 2 Ingredients! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lactic-Acid-Mask-with-2-Ingredients/
DIY Lactic Acid Mask with 2 Ingredients! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/JMPX/I0XOJEHZ/FLXJMPXI0XOJEHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/JMPX/I0XOJEHZ/FLXJMPXI0XOJEHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/JMPX/I0XOJEHZ/FLXJMPXI0XOJEHZ.SMALL.jpg Kiriko Kikuchi What is a lactic acid mask, and why might you want to use one?Lactic acid is a chemical naturally found in many dairy products. It is a keratolytic product, used in medical and cosmetic procedures to eat away dead skin cells and soften keratin, resulting in softer, smoother skin.You can spend a lot ...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:53:11 PDT
Macabre Bell Jars From Recycled Pop Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Macabre-Bell-Jars-From-Recycled-Pop-Bottles/
Macabre Bell Jars From Recycled Pop Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/AUA5/I0YG7WDV/FNXAUA5I0YG7WDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/AUA5/I0YG7WDV/FNXAUA5I0YG7WDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/AUA5/I0YG7WDV/FNXAUA5I0YG7WDV.SMALL.jpg eeVee I was given a Bell Jar for Christmas last year and fell in love with the unique way it allowed items to be presented. I later rummaged through garage sales and department stores to purchase another but was surprised to find that not only where they pricy but also very hard to find. (Especially in d...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 15:12:01 PDT
Paper picture lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-picture-lamp/
Paper picture lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/L9IU/HDOWAJMM/F2PL9IUHDOWAJMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/L9IU/HDOWAJMM/F2PL9IUHDOWAJMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/L9IU/HDOWAJMM/F2PL9IUHDOWAJMM.SMALL.jpg Raitis Hi there, Glad to finally be at the point where I somewhat took photos of process and am ready to make my first instructable! :) As you can guess from the picture - the instructable will be for making your very own battery powered paper lamp, which, in my configuration is battery powered with LED ...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 13:22:55 PST
Spruce up your shop: install a wood floor http://www.instructables.com/id/Spruce-up-your-shop-install-a-wood-floor/
Spruce up your shop: install a wood floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F33Y/I0VP1UEH/F9VF33YI0VP1UEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F33Y/I0VP1UEH/F9VF33YI0VP1UEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/F33Y/I0VP1UEH/F9VF33YI0VP1UEH.SMALL.jpg warehouse32 For quite some time now I've been dreaming of having a dedicated space to be my woodworking shop. Now that I have a garage I can finally make it happen! I've been wanting to customize it from the ground up, literally. The first major change will be adding a plywood floor to go over top of the existi...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 10:04:50 PDT