Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:37:18 PST BLOX v1.01 Make your own LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-LED-Bar/
Make your own LED Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/801T/I3VH9I70/FEF801TI3VH9I70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/801T/I3VH9I70/FEF801TI3VH9I70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/801T/I3VH9I70/FEF801TI3VH9I70.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I build my own LED Bar around my 15x10 RGB LED Matrix. It has a top shelf which is made of acrylic glass and it lights up with the push of a button. With the help of a WS2812B LED strip I can change the color of the top shelf and also use animations to light it up...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:12:39 PST
Just keep Swimming Aquaponic- Grow Wheat Grass with Betta Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-keep-Swimming-Aquaponic-Grown-wheat-grass-wit/
Just keep Swimming Aquaponic- Grow Wheat Grass with Betta Fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/LKOS/I3TH8NW3/FIOLKOSI3TH8NW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/LKOS/I3TH8NW3/FIOLKOSI3TH8NW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/LKOS/I3TH8NW3/FIOLKOSI3TH8NW3.SMALL.jpg SonikaJAnand For the Mason Jar contest I decided to try Aquaponics. My kids always wanted a Betta fish, so I thought why not try it in a Large Mason Jar as a Aquaponic system. Plus I had read a blog in which it said never fear failure as they are pillar to success and with every try one gets better at what ever ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:26:44 PST
Cherry Blossom Art From Soda Bottle in 11 Easy Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-Blossom-Art-From-Soda-Bottle-in-11-Easy-Ste/
Cherry Blossom Art From Soda Bottle in 11 Easy Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/C94D/I3THBVSM/FFGC94DI3THBVSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/C94D/I3THBVSM/FFGC94DI3THBVSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/C94D/I3THBVSM/FFGC94DI3THBVSM.SMALL.jpg Cute DIY Projects This awesome painting project will show you how you can easily paint your own cherry blossoms in 11 simple steps, and end up with an impressive artwork that you will be proud of. All it requires is a few supplies, a little creativity and would you believe, an empty soda bottle! It's fun, hands on an...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:11:03 PST
Harry Potter Bookend http://www.instructables.com/id/Hogwarts-Express-Bookend-Harry-Potter-Aparador-de-/
Harry Potter Bookend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/09J2/I3TH7TAG/FFE09J2I3TH7TAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/09J2/I3TH7TAG/FFE09J2I3TH7TAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/09J2/I3TH7TAG/FFE09J2I3TH7TAG.SMALL.jpg luizafernandes Hello! This is my first post here on the site. I tried to make the bookend to my book shelf with Harry Potter theme and I and would like to share the results with you. I used materials that you can find easily and at a low cost. If you like or have any suggestions, please be free to leave your opin...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:10:47 PST
DIY Paper umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-umbrella/
DIY Paper umbrella - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/OGSN/I3R75MWR/FWMOGSNI3R75MWR.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar I have made my entry for Instructables contest category - PAPER CRAFT CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So if you like this craft, kindly vote and help me get through this. I would really appreciate your support.Here is an easy way to make a cute umbrella with home supplies.Construction time - ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:50:31 PST
DIY - Making of Lord Ganesha at home http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-of-Lord-Ganesha-at-home/
DIY - Making of Lord Ganesha at home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/BEIL/I3R7575W/FSRBEILI3R7575W.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar I have made my entry for Instructables contest category - HOMEMADE GIFTS CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So if you like this craft, kindly vote and help me get through this. I would really appreciate your support.Ganesh Chaturthi, a very famous festival celebrated in my home country - India....
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:50 PST
Loft-bed foldable wood stair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-bed-foldable-wood-stair/
Loft-bed foldable wood stair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After the foldable stool-step and the stair-table, I had a request to design... believe or not, a foldable wood stair for a loft-bed!For a project like this a 3D printed scale model is very useful, so I suggest you to make one if you have a 3D printer. You will find attached 3D drawing files in last...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:04:05 PST
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-Barrel-Christmas-Hack-Wooden-Ornament-Trees/
Crate & Barrel Christmas Hack: Wooden Ornament Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/8IU7/I3S5MU21/F4W8IU7I3S5MU21.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas The other day I was turning the pages of the latest Crate & Barrel holiday catalog and I came upon the cutest ornament trees made of steel. I loved it. But then I thought, this would be totally cool if it were made of wood and had a more rustic feel. So I went back to my workshop and in about 2 ho...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:49:20 PST
Home decor how-to: Make a holiday mantle. Fireplace not required http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-decor-how-to-Make-a-holiday-mantle-Fireplace-/
Home decor how-to: Make a holiday mantle. Fireplace not required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/28XK/I3R75BN8/F3G28XKI3R75BN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/28XK/I3R75BN8/F3G28XKI3R75BN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/28XK/I3R75BN8/F3G28XKI3R75BN8.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Want a sock-knockin’ home decor how-to you can love all year? Check out MyFixitUpLife’s mega mantle. One look and you’ll say: That’s the background for our holiday card. Or if you’re on Santa’s naughty list you might think something else. But that’s none of my business. Here’s how we mega-ed this on...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:00:23 PST
Deck the Halls with Paper! 3D Snowflakes, Paper Chains, Advent Calendar and More! http://www.instructables.com/id/Deck-the-Halls-with-Paper-3D-Snowflakes-Paper-Chai/
Deck the Halls with Paper! 3D Snowflakes, Paper Chains, Advent Calendar and More! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/X3KT/I3PJZUEX/FU5X3KTI3PJZUEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/X3KT/I3PJZUEX/FU5X3KTI3PJZUEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/X3KT/I3PJZUEX/FU5X3KTI3PJZUEX.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Deck the Halls with reams of Paper!This is holiday decorating on the cheap. There's been plenty of years that we've had to go cheap on decorating. I was inspired by Elf, I love all the silly snowflakes and paper chains that Buddy puts up everywhere.And, this would make some killer decorations for ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:03:01 PST
How to make a colorful-candle!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-colorful-candle/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:20:00 PST
DIY Paper woven photo-frame / fridge magnet. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Paper-woven-photo-frame-fridge-magnet/
DIY Paper woven photo-frame / fridge magnet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/C9SI/I3PJP5EI/FTJC9SII3PJP5EI.SMALL.jpg archanajayakumar On reading this, if you like this craft work please vote for me ( voting button on top right corner ). I have made my entries for Instructables categories - PAPER CRAFT CONTEST & HOMEMADE GIFTS CONTEST. Your votes are very valuable. So kindly help me get through this and I would definitely appreci...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:00:36 PST
3D Printed Smartphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Smartphone-Case/
3D Printed Smartphone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/D17K/I3PJPC8X/F37D17KI3PJPC8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/D17K/I3PJPC8X/F37D17KI3PJPC8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/D17K/I3PJPC8X/F37D17KI3PJPC8X.SMALL.jpg joeismydad Hello everyone! After a long time of absence, I am finally back on my favorite How-to site, Instructables! With winter break coming up, everyone (including me) sort of has a "I don't care about anything anymore I just wanna do what I wanna do" attitude. Personally, I'm excited to get back into makin...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:30:29 PST
DIY Plexibender + lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Plexibender-lamp/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 04:05:14 PST
Necktie Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Necktie-Purse/
Necktie Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell I have a mild but growing fetish for cheap neckties purchased at my local Goodwill. For years I've been drooling over skirts, capes, and other cool little wearables made from these silky little jewels, and I finally caved and made one of my own! I present, the Necktie Purse!These make EXCELLENT last...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
Little Galaxy Luminaries http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Galaxy-Luminaries/
Little Galaxy Luminaries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong These simple mason jar luminaries take only 15-20 minutes to create and make delightful little mood lights or night lights for your resident star gazer (or Trekkie). Your cut out patterns can be as simple or complex as you make them. For the purposes of this Ible, we'll do a quick and easy look wi...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:44:33 PST
DIY Sand Blaster $50 in an hour http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sand-Blaster-50-in-an-hour/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:23:45 PST
How To Make Napkin Rings From Silverware (Square or Round) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Napkin-Rings-From-Silverware-Square-or/
How To Make Napkin Rings From Silverware (Square or Round) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/7XKG/I3PRHZ7P/F0U7XKGI3PRHZ7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/7XKG/I3PRHZ7P/F0U7XKGI3PRHZ7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/7XKG/I3PRHZ7P/F0U7XKGI3PRHZ7P.SMALL.jpg M3G As an unemployed high school student, I don't have a lot of cash to spend on Christmas gifts, so I try to make them as well as purchasing them. Homemade gifts are always thoughtful, so I try to make things people in my family need. My Aunt has been wanting some new napkin rings for a while, so I dec...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 08:24:37 PST
Gingerbread Lady http://www.instructables.com/id/Gingerbread-Lady/
Gingerbread Lady - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/BIGP/I3H5HRC1/FW4BIGPI3H5HRC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/BIGP/I3H5HRC1/FW4BIGPI3H5HRC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/BIGP/I3H5HRC1/FW4BIGPI3H5HRC1.SMALL.jpg sandrartes Making a Gingerbread Lady with polymer clay You can find all the instructions in the video Materials used in this project:-Polymer clay (Fimo soft)- Aluminium foil- Acrylic paintYou can use varnish to give more protection to your piece (Optional)
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:38:13 PST
DIY Ornaments for your Christmas Tree! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ornaments-for-your-Christmas-Tree/
DIY Ornaments for your Christmas Tree! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/1KXK/I3OFPK9V/FQX1KXKI3OFPK9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/1KXK/I3OFPK9V/FQX1KXKI3OFPK9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/1KXK/I3OFPK9V/FQX1KXKI3OFPK9V.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY Season after season, the holidays sneak up on me. Except this year. Perhaps motherhood should take credit but this year I’ve been determined to beat the holidays to the punch. Crafting is one of the things I love most about this time of year and since Thanksgiving weekend gives all of us that per...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:37:42 PST
DIY Candle Holder with Wood & Copper Piping http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Candle-Holder-with-Wood-Copper-Piping/
DIY Candle Holder with Wood & Copper Piping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V2HC/I3N2AUMC/FJPV2HCI3N2AUMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V2HC/I3N2AUMC/FJPV2HCI3N2AUMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/V2HC/I3N2AUMC/FJPV2HCI3N2AUMC.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This awesome little candle holder would make a great gift around Christmas time, or why not make a set for yourself to enjoy around the holidays. Using wood and copper, the design here is quite simple and elegant, and altogether it comes together quite easily. Make the Candle Holder Material:Wood...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:53:47 PST
DIY Guitar Capo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-Capo/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:39:30 PST
DIY Folded Paper Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Folded-Paper-Jewelry/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:37:32 PST
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Wood-Growth-Chart-Ruler-using-Wood-Burning-T/
Cedar Wood Growth Chart Ruler using Wood Burning Techniques - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/GQC8/I3H51W1A/FB3GQC8I3H51W1A.SMALL.jpg LN2014 This is my first instructable and will show you all how to create a large scale Ruler or a Growth Chart Ruler for decoration. This one I will be using wood burning techniques instead of the traditional methods. Step 1 Materials You will need the following items:-Wood plank, I used 4ft long x 8in ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:54:45 PST
Power Stacker: Stackable USB Rechargeable Battery System http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Stacker-Stackable-USB-Rechargeable-Battery-S/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:06:18 PST
Naughty or Nice Snowman Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Naughty-or-Nice-Snowman-Card/
Naughty or Nice Snowman Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/T24Z/I3KBTJXS/FV4T24ZI3KBTJXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/T24Z/I3KBTJXS/FV4T24ZI3KBTJXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/T24Z/I3KBTJXS/FV4T24ZI3KBTJXS.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong I work in the world of cartoons, so the best cards to me are the funny, surprising, and slightly off-beat ones. Using moving paper card parts to reveal a joke was an interesting challenge to myself. The photo above shows both main positions of the card slider. Check it out in motion HERE because I...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:02:37 PST
Simple DIY GoPro Suction Mount for $3!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-GoPro-Suction-Mount-for-3/
Simple DIY GoPro Suction Mount for $3!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/PBTY/I3KBRUO7/F6PPBTYI3KBRUO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/PBTY/I3KBRUO7/F6PPBTYI3KBRUO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/PBTY/I3KBRUO7/F6PPBTYI3KBRUO7.SMALL.jpg DIYgiveaways GoPro. Also known as the world's most versatile sports camera. But what makes it so versatile and popular? Sure, the biggest reason is its size and quality, but another important factor is the many official and unofficial mounts available that allow it to be used in many places and in different ways...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:26:57 PST
How to Make String Ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-String-Ornaments/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:08:13 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Concrete-Fire-Pit/
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Fire Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/JSV2/I3KBPK6D/FKBJSV2I3KBPK6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/JSV2/I3KBPK6D/FKBJSV2I3KBPK6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/JSV2/I3KBPK6D/FKBJSV2I3KBPK6D.SMALL.jpg homemademodern This modern concrete fire pit can be built over a single weekend and is a great centerpiece for outdoor entertaining. This isn't a difficult project, but it's time consuming and labor intensive. Concrete fireplaces and fire pits should be constructed carefully. When exposed directly to high amounts ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:42:59 PST
Crate and Barrel-Inspired Glitter Circle Paper Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Crate-and-Barrel-Inspired-Glitter-Circle-Paper-Gar/
Crate and Barrel-Inspired Glitter Circle Paper Garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Y7JO/I3GXA9G3/FJDY7JOI3GXA9G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Y7JO/I3GXA9G3/FJDY7JOI3GXA9G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Y7JO/I3GXA9G3/FJDY7JOI3GXA9G3.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty I saw this pretty, delicate Christmas garland in the latest Crate and Barrel catalog, and I thought what a cute idea to remix their design from 2D to 3D.(Note: I checked the Crate and Barrel website, and it’s all sold out. They no longer make or sell this for the season.)If you’re looking to add a l...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:14:36 PST
Healthy Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberry http://www.instructables.com/id/Healthy-Dark-Chocolate-Covered-Strawberry/
Healthy Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2HDQ/I3H751IC/FVN2HDQI3H751IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2HDQ/I3H751IC/FVN2HDQI3H751IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/2HDQ/I3H751IC/FVN2HDQI3H751IC.SMALL.jpg SonikaJAnand These decadent healthy chocolate strawberry dessert or snack are easy to make and gift. simple technique help coat chocolate over strawberry smoothly and evenly . These simple and gorgeous looking desserts are very yummy..If you are gifting it this holiday, stick them in a Santa Cup like a Strawberr...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:34:44 PST
No-Bake Gingerbread House http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Bake-Gingerbread-House/
No-Bake Gingerbread House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/GSIT/I3H4QMVY/FF7GSITI3H4QMVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/GSIT/I3H4QMVY/FF7GSITI3H4QMVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/GSIT/I3H4QMVY/FF7GSITI3H4QMVY.SMALL.jpg RachelBuchanan By: Rachel Buchanan, Chris Caspar, Taylor Gates, Lauren VermeerIntroduction These instructions* will teach you how to construct a no-bake gingerbread house. This craft can be created by anyone who wants to complete a fun, holiday activity by themselves or with friends and family. A no-bake gingerbre...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 08:33:01 PST
Color Adaptation LED Brooch http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Color-Theory-Brooch/
Color Adaptation LED Brooch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/IKWD/I3H74BJR/FKQIKWDI3H74BJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/IKWD/I3H74BJR/FKQIKWDI3H74BJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/IKWD/I3H74BJR/FKQIKWDI3H74BJR.SMALL.jpg push_reset This color changing wearable device will always be in harmony with the outfit it is pinned to. It uses the Adafruit color sensor, Neopixels and an Arduino Mini 05 to read the color of an garment and either turn the complementary color or display the missing two colors in the triadic color scheme. Do...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:54:01 PST
Pepakura Alien Queen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pepakura-Alien-Queen/
Pepakura Alien Queen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Some of you may have seen my Alien Queen costume back in October for the Halloween costume contest. The response was fantastic, not just here, but on many other wonderfully nerdy sites like Kotaku, MAKE, and Fashionably Geeky. I was brand new to Instructables at the time and didn't realize how det...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:30:10 PST
Secret Compartment Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Box/
Secret Compartment Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/HRGY/I3GUJ7ZJ/FWLHRGYI3GUJ7ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/HRGY/I3GUJ7ZJ/FWLHRGYI3GUJ7ZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/HRGY/I3GUJ7ZJ/FWLHRGYI3GUJ7ZJ.SMALL.jpg dhpenner1 I've had this idea for a jewelry box with a secret compartment rolling around in my head for a few months. There are no metal mechanisms, all movement is caused by wooden springs activated by an unassuming key.See it in action here - http://youtu.be/9jq5Yy2Bpo8 Selecting Your Wood I used a Walnu...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 21:51:51 PST
How to make Head Nod In Dogs! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Head-Nod-In-Dogs/
How to make Head Nod In Dogs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/JWY4/I3DQJF6F/FA3JWY4I3DQJF6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/JWY4/I3DQJF6F/FA3JWY4I3DQJF6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/JWY4/I3DQJF6F/FA3JWY4I3DQJF6F.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu This dog’s head will wiggle on its body. Like snoopy,it is very cute! ​White side up White side up, fold in half diagonally and unfold. Fold top point down Fold top point down to the bottom point. Fold bottom point of top Fold bottom point of top layer up to the center foldededge. Fold bo...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 17:13:52 PST
Scented Mason Jar Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Scented-Mason-Jar-Candle/
Scented Mason Jar Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/U4Z0/I3BHLNXK/FJTU4Z0I3BHLNXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/U4Z0/I3BHLNXK/FJTU4Z0I3BHLNXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/U4Z0/I3BHLNXK/FJTU4Z0I3BHLNXK.SMALL.jpg Bhawya Mason jar candles are so beautiful, they make for perfect gift option for family and friends. This scented candle produce wonderful aroma. If you want your favourite fragrance in the candle, you can add Essential oils in it. ( I added cinnamon vanilla berry oil. It smells so great).It is simple to m...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 13:09:22 PST
Floral Charm Bracelet for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Floral-Charm-Bracelet-for-Kids/
Floral Charm Bracelet for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/HTW9/I3DQB3FH/F2YHTW9I3DQB3FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/HTW9/I3DQB3FH/F2YHTW9I3DQB3FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/HTW9/I3DQB3FH/F2YHTW9I3DQB3FH.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Looking for a perfect gift for your little sweet heart? I recommend this tutorial on how to make a colorful charm bracelet for kids. This will be a great parent-child project! Colorful Wood BeadsJumpringsHeadpinsEyepinsBracelet Making ChainSide Cutting PliersRound Nose PliersWire Cutter Pliers ...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 18:54:41 PST
DIY Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Headphones-2/
DIY Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/50C4/I3BH6LOC/FHX50C4I3BH6LOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/50C4/I3BH6LOC/FHX50C4I3BH6LOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/50C4/I3BH6LOC/FHX50C4I3BH6LOC.SMALL.jpg inspiretomake Here is the headphones that I've modified to be awesome.For this build I was using: 2 bullet shells S&W .40 Calold headphones. It happens that mine fit perfect to the bullet shells without any glue. I was using TDK EB76010mm wooden dowel sandpaper 400Grit and 800Gritfinishing sponge (You can replace...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 20:10:48 PST
DIY Christmas Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Christmas-Candles/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 20:23:00 PST
Easy Behind the Couch Bar Top for Movie Night http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Behind-the-Couch-Bar-Top-for-Movie-Night/
Easy Behind the Couch Bar Top for Movie Night - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/8KD0/I3BH60Q3/FTP8KD0I3BH60Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/8KD0/I3BH60Q3/FTP8KD0I3BH60Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/8KD0/I3BH60Q3/FTP8KD0I3BH60Q3.SMALL.jpg dustin_little After installing a projector in my basement we had a lot of fun having friends and family over. Problem was the couch only held four people so it got very crowded. We had a lot of wasted space behind the couch that I wanted to utilize but didn't want to spend to much and it needed to be strong. Also...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:45:31 PST
Open Sesame http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Sesame/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 09:32:29 PST
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Scandinavian-Style-Advent-Wreath/
Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/80EI/I3AKBQ9I/FO980EII3AKBQ9I.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs For fans of puristic and scandinavian design - like me - here is my short and easy DIY tutorial of how to create your own wood discs Scandinavian Style Advent Wreath ! You need 8 clampswoodgluedrill (size pf your candles - i used 22mm)4 candlesmarker4 stacks of wood discs (stacks of 3 or 4 discs;...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 13:43:27 PST
how to make cinnamon ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-cinnamon-ornaments/
how to make cinnamon ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/WBII/I3BH6UTV/F8RWBIII3BH6UTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/WBII/I3BH6UTV/F8RWBIII3BH6UTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/WBII/I3BH6UTV/F8RWBIII3BH6UTV.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Cinnamon ornaments are a cheap and easy holiday craft to do with kids. Plus, they make your house smell AWESOME. They make great gifts during the holidays, too!In this instructable I'll share my basic recipe for cinnamon ornaments and how to make them. I've left mine plain, but you can paint them, a...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 09:47:15 PST
DIY Reusable Fabric Coffee Cup Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reusable-Fabric-Coffee-Cup-Sleeve/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 21:55:01 PST
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-induction-safety-bike-lights-Nearly-invis-1/
Magnetic induction safety bike lights. Nearly invisible design, cheap, waterproof and battery free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/3127/I388A3M5/F9R3127I388A3M5.SMALL.jpg stonioni This safety light system blinks as far the wheel spins: faster it spins, faster rate the leds blink. I'ts contactless so here is quite no friction. It uses magnetic induction so it’s battery and maintenance free, waterproof and really clean in design. Perfect for all purposes! Here in Italy Reelight...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 04:59:59 PST
Super Mario Skateboard Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Skateboard-Light/
Super Mario Skateboard Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/V7RA/I376TP1L/F1PV7RAI376TP1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/V7RA/I376TP1L/F1PV7RAI376TP1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/V7RA/I376TP1L/F1PV7RAI376TP1L.SMALL.jpg ejsulit This is my first time making an instructable. I hope you like it. I call this project the Super Mario Skateboard Light. I am a Super Mario fan & collector thats why I made this. Enjoy!Main things you need:- Old Skateboard- Acrylic Paint- Electric Wires- T-shaped Tube Pipes- Bulb Light and its contai...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 18:34:23 PST
How to make an infinity scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-infinity-scarf/
How to make an infinity scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This infinity scarf is quick and easy to put together - even for beginning sewists! You can make this infinity scarf using one or two colors, maybe even more if you feel like stitching together multiple pieces to form a panel. This infinity scarf is sewn so that you don't have any raw edges showing,...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:36:09 PST
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Rack-for-5-Bikes-Fast-and-Low-Cost-Build/
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SMALL.jpg ihart I was looking for a solution to store the bicycles that were building up in our garage. They were laying everywhere and due to my "garbage collecting" habit, we had a lot of them. I wanted something that could: Store 5 bikes. Be easily accessible for the kids without any lifting Be foldable ...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:20:10 PST
Gold Deer Head Trophy Filigree Necklace! http://www.instructables.com/id/Gold-Deer-Head-Trophy-Filigree-Necklace/
Gold Deer Head Trophy Filigree Necklace! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/IKWV/I36LGWE9/FKWIKWVI36LGWE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/IKWV/I36LGWE9/FKWIKWVI36LGWE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/IKWV/I36LGWE9/FKWIKWVI36LGWE9.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Gold Deer Head Trophy Filigree Necklace!The perfect statement necklace for your winter wardrobe!Nope, it's not laser cut acrylic!You wont believe how simple this is to DIY! Supplies This is an amazingly simple DIY project! You just need:Shrinky Dink plastic (or plastic #6)Scissors/hobby knife or ...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 13:45:29 PST