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DIY Projects Using Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks are actually CMUs (an acronym for concrete masonry unit) i.e. large, rectangular bricks which are used in construction, but have a lot …

Swimming Pools

Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery — All Done Without Screws, Nails, or Glue

Traditional Japanese carpentry, whether used to build a dinner table or the entire house containing it, doesn't use screws, nails, adhesives, or any …

Vaquform: Desktop Vacuum Forming Comes of Age for the Modern Maker

I'm an industrial designer by trade, so making models and prototypes is big part of what I do. I have amassed many tools over the years including a …

Build Your Own Sonic Tractor Beam

Make things float in midair with the power of sound and your crafting skills.<p>Sonic tractor beams are pretty nifty applications of modern science and engineering. With a network of carefully positioned speakers, sonic tractor beams can make small objects float in midair using only the power of sound.<p>…

Mesmerizing animations of Japanese joinery

Japanese joinery is a kind of practical discipline of puzzle-boxes, in which precise, clever wooden interlocks are used to made secure joints without …

Carpentry

Your health insurance might score you an Apple Watch

Apple will exclusively provide its Watch, iPad and iPhone products to Aetna for new app-oriented fitness tracking program, the US insurance giant announced. A cornerstone of the project is health tracking, so Aetna will subsidize the cost of a Watch for select customers and offer it free to its …

Make Cabinets the Easy Way

Okay, let’s hear ’em—your excuses for not making those cabinets you could use everywhere from your kitchen to your workshop: “Oooh, they have doors.” …

Create a folding paper animation

This style of animation is very popular, and has been seen in everything from TV commercials to short 3D movies. In this tutorial, we'll cover …

Graphics

Building MirrorMirror

MirrorMirror<p>Update<p>I’ve created a forum at mirrormirror.tech for discussion and a place to get help if you’re stuck. All new updates to this guide …

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

How to Build a DIY Double Water Drip System for High Speed Photos

In 2002, a renegade science photographer, Martin Waugh, was playing with high-speed photography and discovered he could image two drips of water …

Make A Fold-Out, Space-Saving Tool Storage Cabinet For Your Garage Or Workshop

Every workshop needs a solid tools storage system. If you can DIY it and customise it, all the better. This fold-out pegboard shelving system one …

Lian Li's motorized standing desk doubles as a beefy gaming PC

A standing desk is a great way to avoid sitting on your rear all day -- but many standing desks don't have a great place to put your PC. Taiwanese case manufacturer Lian Li has an intriguing answer: a motorized standing desk that brilliantly doubles as a unique case for all your PC components.<p>The …

11 Cool Home Decor Ideas That You Wouldn't Image Making With Rope

There are many ways to decorate a home and there’s no limit on the ideas you can implement. One of the most cost effective and cool DIY ideas for …

Home

21 Insanely Cute And Simple Dollar Store Halloween Costumes That Are Gifts From God

It doesn't take a lot of money to look this expensive.

Health Warning: Five Fashion Trends That are Terrible For You

The media frenzy after a woman was hospitalised for wearing skinny jeans has seen a fervent increase of interest in the medical dangers of certain …

The latest beauty tips, product reviews, makeup trends and hair inspiration

Aug 10, 2018<p>"How do you even trust the next friend?"<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Aug 10, 2018<p>Just <i>look</i> how far we've come since those leaky …

Beauty

How To Make A DIY Solar Panel | Home And Decoration Tips

Economic vitality is essential both for the individuals and the earth. As a family unit, having the capacity to spare cash for electric bills is an …

Father and His 8-Year-Old Son Recreate the United States in Amusing Food Puns

Chris Durso, creator of the site Foodiggity, and his eight-year-old son make food fun with their amusing project titled <i>Foodnited States of America</i>. They started the endeavor back in 2014 with the idea to recreate the states out of specific foods that double as puns. The shape of New Jersey is cut …

United States

14 Creative and Colorful Fondant Ideas

We’re becoming quite fond of fondant over here at Brit + Co. So naturally we decided to round up 14 of our favorite fondant decorating ideas just for Y-O-U. They’re sure to have your little creative hearts pounding.<p>We even have a tutorial of our own that we created with Tessa Huff of Style Sweet …

Make an Upcycled Cardboard Lantern

Have a pile of derelict boxes hanging around? Upcycled cardboard lanterns are the perfect way to transform trash into imaginative home decor that you can enjoy all year ’round. These simple lanterns are a breeze to make and add a cozy glow to any space. Any cardboard box will do, so have fun mixing …

Crafting

Artist Spends Over a Decade Carving Out Elaborate Caverns By Hand

Artist Ra Paulette has hand-carved elaborate and awe-inspiring caves deep into the rock faces of New Mexico for more than a decade. Making a daily trek into the sandstone mesas of New Mexico, Paulette crafts these magnificent caverns completely on his own with only simple hand tools. To adorn the …

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

OS X

Sweet Potato Pie with Marshmallow Meringue Topping Recipe

"This is a delicious sweet potato pie with marshmallow meringue topping. Once they taste it, many people prefer sweet potato pie over pumpkin pie. …

Hacking the Box Mix: Homemade Chocolate Marshmallow Crinkle Cookies

<i>This holiday season, treat your friends, family, and loved ones to a homemade edible gift. We've compiled 30 of our favorite edible gifts — including this recipe — so you can deliciously DIY.</i><p>Chocolate crinkle cookies are a holiday favorite. Gooey and fudgy, with plenty of powdered sugar to go …

DIY Toasted Marshmallow Shot Glasses

It turns out that strategic marshmallow toasting can result in some unbelievable receptacles for a sweet, gooey slug of your favorite beverage, as this fun marshmallow shot glasses tutorial video from The Watering Mouth demonstrates!<p>Even if you’re not in the mood for a shot, this tutorial looks …

Video Tutorials

Sesame Street Sweets!

Last Monday was Sesame Street Day, so how about a little belated 'Street partying? Besides, the gang's all here!<p>I've often been told I have angry …