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Look What I Made! 9 Neat Things You Can DIY

If you like making things and doing it all yourself, we’ve got 9 wonderful lenses for you to browse through today.

All of the following very different How To lenses came from our recent community quest called Look What I Made!   In fact today’s Lens of the Day and those being featured over the next two days also came to us from this fun challenge.

With so much to look at, I’ll let you go right now. Enjoy!

DIY T-Shirt Pillows

1. DIY T-Shirt Pillows

Does your teen have a stash of favorite t- shirts they no longer wear but can’t bear to part with because they have some sentimental value or they just love them too much? Instead of burying them in the bottom of a box, with the chance of them seeing…

How to Make a Kindle Cover

2. How to Make a Kindle Cover

Making a Kindle Cover from Faux Leather is really quite easy. If I can make one anyone can. After looking for a year for a cover for my Kindle and never being able to find one that I truly liked, I decided to try and make one myself. How hard could it poss…

Big Bows for Steampunk Halloween Decorations

3. Big Bows for Steampunk Halloween Decorations

Nothing says Halloween more than Steampunk. Where technology meets Dracula with his Victorian style, dark colors, ruffles, lace, and big buttons. Follow this step- by- step tutorial to make Big Bows for Steampunk Halloween Decorations. Accessorize hats, su…

How to Crochet a Simple Decorative Mixed Color Centerpiece

4. How to Crochet a Simple Decorative Mixed Color Centerpiece

If you have a table, dresser, dressing table or shelf that’s, what I call ‘blah- looking’, then this ‘Simple Decorative Mixed Color Centrepiece’ will add some life to it. I came across a booklet from Linhas Circulo, a Brazilian com…

Easy Digital Scrapbooking

5. Easy Digital Scrapbooking

I love scrapbooking but can never find the time to really do it like I want to. I also have tons of pictures on my computer that I have saved from my phone over the years, but not since my son was a little boy have I actually had any printed up of him. I r…

How to Make Waterproof Vertical Storage - Cheap Chic Upcycled Demo - Easy Breezy Fashionable Function

6. How to Make Waterproof Vertical Storage – Cheap Chic Upcycled Demo – Easy Breezy Fashionable Function

Who doesn’t need more storage space? I know I do. I’ve gone from three desks arranged together to one tiny desk. I feel like I’m in a dorm and determined to keep the stuff I need without being surrounded by clutter. That was the inspiration…

Make Aluminum Plant Tags from Old Cans

7. Make Aluminum Plant Tags from Old Cans

Every gardener loves plants, especially new and exciting ones. The trouble is keeping track of all these variations and varieties. Garden tags are an absolute necessity! The problem of labeling and identifying new plants struck me recently after attending…

How to pass the guard using the Kimura

8. How to pass the guard using the Kimura

I’ve been passing the guard with the Kimura for about seven years now, shortly before getting my BJJ black belt. Ever since then, my game has evolved largely around this technique, which I’ve used at every level of competition in the world, up to…

Christmas Cinnamon Pinecone Wreath

9. Christmas Cinnamon Pinecone Wreath

Every year for our county fair I try to do something different. This time I decided to enter the crafts division and selected to make two items – an ornament and a Christmas Pinecone Grapevine Wreath. It’s easy to make a professional looking grapevine…

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Robin Svedi aka rms is a Community Organizer and member of the Creative Team at Squidoo.com where her daily mission is to help lensmasters build better and more successful lenses about the things they know and love.

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/teriann teriann

    Fun stuff and more ideas to add to my ‘to do’ list…

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/bdkz bdkz

    Love these!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/favored1 favored1

    I enjoyed this quest and looking at the very different things people did. Nice job everyone.

  • http://LifeInOut.com/ Susan Deppner

    The variety of topics that our lensmasters write about never ceases to amaze me. What a talented group of individuals we have!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/goatfury goatfury

    Honored to have been included on the list! Thanks, guys. :)

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/grammieo grammieo

    Some really interesting items here. Being a gardener, I love the tags! Recycling at its best!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/TableTalk TableTalk

    Very creative. It’s amazing what can be made when your imagination runs wild :)

  • http://www.squidoo.com/graceonline Kathryn Grace

    These are so much fun! I hope you put up some more soon.

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/CarmellaMae CarmellaMae

    Love the Christmas wreath. I will be making one of these for Christmas this year.

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