Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - green http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:26:29 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Solar Charge Lithium Ion Batteries for Smart Phones http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solar-Charge-Lithium-Ion-Batteries-for-Smar/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:25:42 PST
Recycled Book Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Book-Planters-1/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:16:47 PST
Salvage reusable parts from CFL and reduce Carbon Footprint http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-reusable-parts-from-CFL-and-reduce-Carbon-/
Salvage reusable parts from CFL and reduce Carbon Footprint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/0ONW/I2QU9YM3/F3F0ONWI2QU9YM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/0ONW/I2QU9YM3/F3F0ONWI2QU9YM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/0ONW/I2QU9YM3/F3F0ONWI2QU9YM3.SMALL.jpg amansinghaljpr I recently visited a dump yard and i was just wondering around and noticed that most of the waste was the electronic waste and when i inspected the world stats i noticed that the electronic components and items leave the 75% of the carbon footprint while still they can be easily reused . When i inve...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:20:30 PST
M&M Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/MM-Magnets/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:56:04 PST
How to Make Fluorescent Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Fluorescent-Dye/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:14:51 PST
LED Twilight football http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-football-1/
LED Twilight football - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/9XB7/I2KSDAO4/FKP9XB7I2KSDAO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/9XB7/I2KSDAO4/FKP9XB7I2KSDAO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/9XB7/I2KSDAO4/FKP9XB7I2KSDAO4.SMALL.jpg P1XEL00 Have you ever wanted to play football at night but could not see the football well in this tutorial I will teach how to make an LED light up football#P1XEL00 Things you will need 1. an led strip 2. a foam football 3. super glue 4. a battery connector for a 9 volt battery 5. a 9 volt batter...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:47:23 PST
portable 20w solar charger http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-20w-solar-charger/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 16:41:21 PST
Sequin Shoe-Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Sequin-Shoe-Shoes/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 14:24:22 PST
How To Recycle HDPE Plastic The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Recycle-HDPE-Plastic-The-Easy-Way/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:18:40 PST
Cute wooden Christmas countdown blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-wooden-Christmas-countdown-blocks/
Cute wooden Christmas countdown blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FMGF/I2AR3JGD/FOBFMGFI2AR3JGD.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls These blocks are simple to make, great beginner wood project that will be a great keepsake for you and your family. Makes great inexpensive presents for your friends or your kids teachers at school. Here is what you need:4x4 post (not pressure treated) you can find these at lowe's, home depot or you...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:13:19 PST
Beautiful Succulent Terrarium in Minutes. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-beautiful-Terrarium-in-Minutes/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 12:57:26 PST
Golf Divot Repair Tool (Lasercut) http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Divot-Repair-Tool-Lasercut/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 12:29:54 PST
Birds of a Feather Drive Together - Paint your car into a Parrot http://www.instructables.com/id/Birds-of-a-Feather-Drive-Together-Paint-your-car-i/
Birds of a Feather Drive Together - Paint your car into a Parrot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/0424/I283J0SZ/F7W0424I283J0SZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/0424/I283J0SZ/F7W0424I283J0SZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/0424/I283J0SZ/F7W0424I283J0SZ.SMALL.jpg dustinfeider LETS START A REVOLUTION! The Flock Fleet RevolutionRefuse to be oppressed by your Junker, Lemon, Jalopy, Wreck, Beater and take matters into your own hands by dressing your A-B in a bird suit. Turn your car into your favorite bird... its the only logical thing to do! FIRST, ADMIT IT.Let me venture ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 10:30:46 PST
The best easiest Paracord bracelet without a buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/The-best-easiest-Paracord-bracelet-without-a-buckl/
The best easiest Paracord bracelet without a buckle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/1B5N/I24LZ5HS/FTJ1B5NI24LZ5HS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/1B5N/I24LZ5HS/FTJ1B5NI24LZ5HS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/1B5N/I24LZ5HS/FTJ1B5NI24LZ5HS.SMALL.jpg P1XEL00 In this instructable I will be showing you how to make the best easiest Paracord bracelet without a buckle. Please vote, favorite and comment.#P1XEL00 Gather your materials. You will need.about 9ft of paracord.2 sticks or pens or something you can weave the paracord on.a lighter or something ho...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 17:04:23 PST
Slow Cooker Green Chili http://www.instructables.com/id/Slow-Cooker-Green-Chili/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 18:45:10 PST
Pumpkin Seed Oil: Trick and Treat http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Seed-Oil-Trick-and-Treat/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:48:42 PDT
Dip Into Pumpkin Seed Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Dip-Into-Pumpkin-Seed-Oil/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:45:35 PDT
fuel vaporizer for Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/fuel-vaporizer-for-Generator/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:25:45 PDT
Tack Local - Brand Powered Event Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Tack-Local-Brand-Powered-Event-Display/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:16:29 PDT
Matcha Green Tea Macarons | Josh Pan http://www.instructables.com/id/Matcha-Green-Tea-Macarons-Josh-Pan/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:09:30 PDT
How to Fix Battery DIY Homemade Free Energy Generator Green Power for Cordless Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Battery-DIY-Homemade-Free-Energy-Genera/
How to Fix Battery DIY Homemade Free Energy Generator Green Power for Cordless Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/TBFB/I15L7IYI/FBATBFBI15L7IYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/TBFB/I15L7IYI/FBATBFBI15L7IYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/TBFB/I15L7IYI/FBATBFBI15L7IYI.SMALL.jpg lituhfptu How to Fix Battery DIY Homemade Free Energy Generator Green Power for Cordless DrillHello, If you has got Cordless Drill but batteries broken, Dont worry you can fix it very cheap and esy
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 02:02:56 PDT
FMF Dirt Bike Polishing!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/FMF-Dirt-Bike-Polishing/
FMF Dirt Bike Polishing!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/CLG4/I1696GGB/FVBCLG4I1696GGB.SMALL.jpg SonicDaHedgehog If you have a old worn out FMF pipe that has rust, grease, or just plain dirt on it, then this tutorial is for you. Today I will show you how to clean/ polish you FMF Pipe to make it look shiny and new again! What you need! -Exhaust pipe-Foil-Water-Paper towel;This will work basically on any exha...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:26:37 PDT
Awesome Cheap Upcycled Desk Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Cheap-Upcycled-Desk-Organizer/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 21:51:43 PDT
How To Make Your iPhone Look Awesome! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-iPhone-Look-Awesome/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:48:26 PDT
Transforming an asphalt playground into school gardens and outdoor classrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-an-asphalt-playground-into-school-gar/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:07:05 PDT
Indoor Electric Car (for cheap under $5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Electric-Car-for-cheap-under-5/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:44:48 PDT
DIY Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wind-Turbine-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:43:22 PDT
Super hero graveyard tombstones http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-hero-graveyard-tombstones/
Super hero graveyard tombstones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/FE29/I0HYSUVM/F70FE29I0HYSUVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/FE29/I0HYSUVM/F70FE29I0HYSUVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/FE29/I0HYSUVM/F70FE29I0HYSUVM.SMALL.jpg ManCaveTutorials This are yard grave stones. I am using them as decorations for my lawn during this years Halloween. (October 2014) Supplies First you will need to gather supplies to make the graveyard tombstones. You will need the following. -wood-poster board-spray paint various colors-pencil pen marker-scissor...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 03:54:14 PDT
Dark activated blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-activated-blinking-LED/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:19:20 PDT
Nice Smelling Hybrid Indoor Compost Bin and Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Nice-Smelling-Hybrid-Indoor-Compost-Bin-and-Plante/
Nice Smelling Hybrid Indoor Compost Bin and Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/M26B/I0C900ZQ/FCCM26BI0C900ZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/M26B/I0C900ZQ/FCCM26BI0C900ZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/M26B/I0C900ZQ/FCCM26BI0C900ZQ.SMALL.jpg danja.mewes I wanted to start a pre-compost bin in the kitchen, but I knew my mom probably wouldn't appreciate the smell.I had been looking at several instructables on kitchen/indoor composting and terrarium building. The indoor compost bins seemed to use charcoal filters. One of the terrariums had a bottom l...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:25:27 PDT
Free Propeller Bike Mod Update http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Propeller-Bike-Mod-Update/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:25:02 PDT
DIY Heated Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Heated-Slippers/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:31:00 PDT
The poor mans aquaponic system http://www.instructables.com/id/The-poor-mans-aquaponic-system/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:43:34 PDT
Lipstick http://www.instructables.com/id/Lipstick/
Lipstick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/O5TT/HZWJ5DAQ/FDQO5TTHZWJ5DAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/O5TT/HZWJ5DAQ/FDQO5TTHZWJ5DAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/O5TT/HZWJ5DAQ/FDQO5TTHZWJ5DAQ.SMALL.jpg brittandblaze Creating Lipstick at Home! Choose your crayon color There are many crayon color options to choose from and even more color mixes to be made. By choosing a non-toxic crayon brand you are ensuring the user safety, so make sure the crayons you use are non-toxic! Melting Melt your crayons on foil ...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:58:52 PDT
Recycled Book Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Book-Planters/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:38:45 PDT
Gatorade Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Gatorade-Planter/
Gatorade Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/RCQB/HZSTDXGU/FNXRCQBHZSTDXGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/RCQB/HZSTDXGU/FNXRCQBHZSTDXGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/RCQB/HZSTDXGU/FNXRCQBHZSTDXGU.SMALL.jpg d_salce84 In this instructable i'm up-cycling the small Gatorade bottles into a hanging planter. Here is what you need:Gatorade bottles (I used the small ones)zip tiesboardsmall metal peg sheetsscrewstools:Rulerelectric drilldrill bit razor blade Drill holes in cap Drill small holes onto the top of the Gat...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 20:39:24 PDT
A 'Green' Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Green-Clock/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 11:05:21 PDT
Fishing Hook For Survivalkit - Pop Tab http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Hook-For-Survivalkit-Pop-Tab/
Fishing Hook For Survivalkit - Pop Tab - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/VMCY/HZMJ1XT4/FDNVMCYHZMJ1XT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/VMCY/HZMJ1XT4/FDNVMCYHZMJ1XT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/VMCY/HZMJ1XT4/FDNVMCYHZMJ1XT4.SMALL.jpg DanishMaker This is a mini fishing hook i made for my survival kit, because its so small, and it fits in every survival kit. Its not turn out so Well, but you can make yours better. You Will Need A pop tabSomething that can cut the metalSomeshing that can bend the metal Cut! The red lines show you where t...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:30:56 PDT
Belly-Friendly Green Smoothie http://www.instructables.com/id/Belly-Friendly-Green-Smoothie/
Belly-Friendly Green Smoothie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/A5IT/HZMJ06V3/FISA5ITHZMJ06V3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/A5IT/HZMJ06V3/FISA5ITHZMJ06V3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/A5IT/HZMJ06V3/FISA5ITHZMJ06V3.SMALL.jpg DharmaWanderlust Smoothies have become my comfort food. Intro and Ingredients Ayurveda is a healthy living guide, and it dictates that fruit should always be consumed separately. In addition, according to Ayurveda, fruit should not be combined with dairy and any other animal protein. Another extremely important ...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 06:53:32 PDT
Insulating curtains that cut heat losses through windows by 50% http://www.instructables.com/id/Insulating-roll-up-curtains-that-cut-heat-losses-t/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:32:41 PDT
Razor Blade Survival Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Razor-Blade-Survival-Knife/
Razor Blade Survival Knife - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/FR21/HZL3LBNL/FXRFR21HZL3LBNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/FR21/HZL3LBNL/FXRFR21HZL3LBNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/FR21/HZL3LBNL/FXRFR21HZL3LBNL.SMALL.jpg DanishMaker This is a survival knife i made with stuff from my survival tin, and some things you can find in the Nature. Not the biggest knife, but its very handy, you can clean your fish, you can cut wood or you can cut your string. Find the things! In the survival kit can you find:StringRazorbladeIn the na...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:27:43 PDT
Survival Kit - Mini Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Kit-Mini-Tin/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:56:25 PDT
Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrarium-2/
Terrarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/6WSR/HZH6Y4LC/FBZ6WSRHZH6Y4LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/6WSR/HZH6Y4LC/FBZ6WSRHZH6Y4LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/6WSR/HZH6Y4LC/FBZ6WSRHZH6Y4LC.SMALL.jpg coolpiggy A fun project to do this weekend! Build your very own Terrarium Buy all thats needed What you need:Different types of cacti (I used 3 types) Cacti & Succulent potting mix ( 5 litres will be more than enough) A Glass Bowl (I got mine from ikea it came in a 3 pack I used the short stubby one) Colou...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:34:50 PDT
Build a Soundproof Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Soundproof-Wall/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:52:03 PDT
Tin Can Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Planter/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:01:51 PDT
How to start chilli seeds http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-start-chilli-seeds/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:43:33 PDT
An incredible LED solar bottle torch (Bottorch) from E-waste. http://www.instructables.com/id/An-incredible-LED-solar-bottle-torch-Bottorch-from/
An incredible LED solar bottle torch (Bottorch) from E-waste. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3U0E/HZ3YFQ9Q/F5E3U0EHZ3YFQ9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3U0E/HZ3YFQ9Q/F5E3U0EHZ3YFQ9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/3U0E/HZ3YFQ9Q/F5E3U0EHZ3YFQ9Q.SMALL.jpg DannyGH Hi guys!The bottorch is my small initiative towards a greener environment. It makes use of some part from old gadgets that we dispose everyday. We also will be recycling some plastic thus, we will make use of a plastic bottle.I thought of it this way; currently our global population is about 7.184 b...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:36:02 PDT
How To Reduce Puffy Eyes Quickly http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Reduce-Puffy-Eyes-Quickly/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:39:52 PDT
DIY Hydroponic set up http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hydroponic-set-up/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:16:36 PDT
Hanging Yarn Ball Planters (3dprint Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Yarn-Ball-Planters-3dprint-Version/
Hanging Yarn Ball Planters (3dprint Version) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/HCU2/HYY8IU0L/FOOHCU2HYY8IU0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/HCU2/HYY8IU0L/FOOHCU2HYY8IU0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/HCU2/HYY8IU0L/FOOHCU2HYY8IU0L.SMALL.jpg xyzworkshop This hanging garden which in japan is called Kokedamas, an alternate version of the bonsai. It originated from japan in the 1600s and now are making a big resurgence as they look incredible and easily decorate any area of the garden.This instructable version uses colorful yarn and uses a 3dprinter t...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 04:00:49 PDT