Thanks to an idea from Labot2001, we've put together a list of some of our favorite back-to-school Instructables. Whether you're getting set for another year of school or helping to prepare someone else, these Instructables will help you get back into the classroom mindset in true DIY style. Floppy Disk Bag by Imanalchemist Floppy disks are now rarely used to carry information, but they can effectively carry all of your stuff. If you like this project, also check out Imanalchemists's Floppy Tote and Floppy Binder. Eraser Flash Drive by fungus amungus Stealthily conceal your flash drive in the guise of a standard pink eraser. Nintendo Lunchbox by fluctifragus Is that a sandwich in your Nintendo or are you just happy to have an awesome lunchbox? Homemade Whiteboard by ausable An erasable whiteboard can help you keep all of your assignments organized amidst a busy schedule. Circuit Board Binder by killrsheep A PCB binder will show all of the other regular, non-creative binders who's boss. Make Your Own Notebook by chebang Create a personal notebook with an album cover and some basic bookbinding techniques. Mont Blanc Pen Hack by kingant Nobody wants to throw down lots of money for writing utensils; luckily, with this method, you can cheaply recreate an expensive pen on the cheap. Neoprene Laptop Bag by saul Pieces of Neoprene, the squishy material often used in wetsuits, can be sewn together to create a functional and comfortable laptop case. Better Videotape the School Play by westfw A great videotape will help you remember your child's performance and much more effectively embarrass them when they're older. How to Do Laundry by linuxmom While you may disagree, your roommate knows that doing your laundry every once in a while is necessary for college students. For those who need to learn, don't worry: linuxmom is here to rescue you! There are also some other great Instructables that could help you in school--comment and share those below. From one person going back to school to another, best of luck and have a good year!
Posted by joshf 9 years ago