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DIY Cheap 100 Hour Candles

DIY Cheap 100 Hour Candles
I am always on the look-out for homemade counterparts to store bought preparations. These DIY ’100 hour candles’ definitely fit the bill. In less than 5 minutes you have an inexpensive, refillable ’100 hour candle’ that will light up your home in the darkest of times. And for you ladies – these homemade alternatives are far more aesthetically pleasing than the store bought versions. Supplies The supplies you need are pretty straight forward. Just as a side note, it took me forever to find the liquid paraffin. Step One: Create Opening For Wick I used some grass-trimming shears but you can use a knife or any other sharp tool to create your opening. Step Two: Insert Wick Instead of just putting the wick in like a candle, we’re going to place it so that it is doubled over. After having both ends through, pull down so that only a tiny amount of the folded piece of wick remains. Step Three: Pour Paraffin Into Jar Fill up your 1/2 pint mason jar with the liquid paraffin. Step Four: Secure the Top Related:  annie88bluewater007

Folyékony szappan házilag Az egyik legnagyobb kedvencem a neten talált kincsek közül a házilag készült folyékony szappan. Itt bukkantam a receptre, és ez így, ahogy van, tökéletesen működik - szerintem annyira jó, hogy muszáj róla írnom nekem is, nagyjából kétmilliomodikként. :-) Két kisgyerek mellett ugyanis a kézmosás rendkívül pazarló művelet - a bolti folyékony szappanok amellett, hogy sok-sok káros anyagot tartalmaznak, villámgyorsan kiürülnek a lelkes kis mancsok nyomogatására, a szilárd szappanok pedig ugyanilyen villámgyorsan ugrálnak ki ugyanezekből a kis lelkes mancsokból, hogy aztán mágnesként ragasszák magukra a földön settenkedő összes pici maszatot és hajszálat. De azt hiszem, az sem mellékes, hogy egyetlen darab szappanból 3 liter folyékony szappan lesz így, azaz maximum 300 Ft-ból - szóval szerintem nagyon érdemes nekilátni, ráadásul az egész nagyjából negyedóra alatt meg is van. Szóval fogjuk ezt a szappant, és egy sajtreszelőn reszeljük le.

DIY Mason Jar Oil Lamp Lantern Craft Tutorial for Indoors or Outdoors DIY and create a beautiful oil lamp / lantern from a mason jar. Indoors, or outdoors, your new beautiful oil burning lamp craft will look gorgeous anywhere. A concept idea for using your lantern to burn scented oil has been appended onto the end of this tutorial. Oil lanterns are nice to have when camping, and they’re also great to have around for power outages. These mason jar oil lamps are functional, very inexpensive, fun to make, and sometimes just nice to kick back and stare at for a while. Keep out of reach of children and away from pets. There are endless variations that can be implemented when making your oil lamp— just use your imagination! Have you seen the article with 12 different oil lamps made using all sorts of jars, jugs and bottles? Do you remember the experiment in grade school with food coloring, applying it to different liquids that would ultimately float on the others? That was all, of course, due to different densities in the different liquids.

Old Bucket. Into Garden Hose Holder Earlier this spring I was on the hunt for a basic utilitarian object that pretty much anyone who owns a house has. Of course I’m talking about a full sized Merry-Go-Round outfitted with genuine Lippizaner stallions with pink feather plumes coming out of their heads. I didn’t have any luck finding one I liked. So I turned my attention to finding something else that pretty much every homeowner has. I never did find it. Yup. Then this idea hit me out of the blue. Just take a bucket, 4 screws, and screw it to your fence. And then I happened to notice on Remodelista that Martha Stewart has already done the bucket thing. Now granted, it’s not to everyone’s tastes, I know. Either way you’re thinking outside the bucket.

Slippers Japanese take the shoes off in the personal house to keep out soil dust. In the winter, we need the warm and clean slippers. We call them "room shoes". Fleece shoe lined with furry fabric. Pattern and cutting Print pattern 2 times. From the left to the right, Inner sole, sole, instep (outer shoe), instep, sole (lining), leather sole. How to make Sew lining shoe. Attach ribbons, trimming fur, and so on.

Homemade Lamps from Everyday Objects Having the ability to create light without needing electricity should be part of everyone’s emergency essentials. While flashlights are certainly helpful, batteries quickly die out so having a store of candles on hand can provide the light and morale boost that one needs to make it through a dark night or two. But what if you didn’t have any candles available? Fortunately there are very simple ways to make homemade lamps from everyday objects found around the house. How a Lamp Works Both oil lamps and candles are able to continually burn their fuel (wax or oil) through a process called capillary action. Understanding this is the key to creating many different types of wicks for your homemade lamps. Making a Tuna Fish Can Oil Lamp Here’s a simple example of how to make your own oil lamp using a tuna fish can. Tuna CanVegetable Oil, Olive Oil or any other cooking oilOld Cotton T-Shirt, Rag, or SockNail (or something sharp to poke a hole through the top of the tuna can) Light the wick.

30 Creative Ways To Repurpose & Reuse Old Stuff We all have stuff that no longer serves any purpose around the house, but we still have trouble getting rid of it. Either it’s “still OK”, or “might come in handy” or just holds some sentimental value to it. In extreme cases, this might lead to hoarding, but if you’re creative enough, you can solve the problem by repurposing, upcycling and reusing your old things. Besides serving a purpose (again), repurposed items add this lovely touch of creativity and coziness to the space. In order to help you get started, we made a selection of 30 creative repurposing, upcycling and reuse ideas. 1. (link) 2. (link) 3. (link) 4. (link) 5. (link) 6. (link) 7. (link) 8. (link) 9. (link) 10. 11. (link) 12. 13. (link) 14. (link) 15. (link) 16. (link) 17. (link) 18. (link) 19. Toasted bagel + avocado in a CD spindle. 20. (link) 21. (link) 22. (link) 23. (Buy: here or here) 24. (link) 25. (link) 26. (link) 27. (link) 28. (link) 29. (link) 30. (link)

10 plantes et légumes que vous pouvez faire repousser indéfiniment Plutôt que de gaspiller des restes de légumes et de plantes dont vous n’avez plus besoin, pourquoi ne pas les faire repousser ? DGS vous présente 10 plantes et légumes que vous pouvez replanter indéfiniment ! 1. Coupez les pommes de terre en morceaux relativement gros avant de les plonger à moitié dans de l’eau. 2. D’abord, retirez le chapeau du champignon et plantez la tige dans un mélange de terre et d’engrais : il faut qu’une petite partie de la tige dépasse, pas plus. 3. Coupez la partie des racines pour ne laisser qu’un ou deux centimètres du bulbe. 4. Si vous coupez la partie supérieure d’une tige de basilic ou de menthe, vous pouvez la faire repousser en la faisant tremper dans l’eau. 5. Pour faire repousser ces deux plantes, il suffit de plonger la partie coupée de la tige dans de l’eau (changée quotidiennement). 6. La laitue romaine peut être replantée à partir de la souche si elle est laissée dans l’eau suffisamment longtemps (mais pas trop non plus !). 7. 8. 9. 10.

12 More DIY Oil Lantern Ideas - Put It In A Jar We’ve previously covered how to create a mason jar oil lantern, and we’ve covered how to create a rock candle. Now, for inspiration, let’s check out 12 different photos of various bottles, jars, and jugs that were converted into oil lamps or lanterns using the same steps as mentioned in our two tutorials. One of the nice things about making your own oil lamps is that they serve a purpose and will be there when you actually need to have one around. They can be used indoors or outdoors, depending on the oil you’ll be using, and are perfect for a desk party, BBQ, or small get-together. Would you like to view one of our tutorials on how to make your own oil lamp? You guys / gals should email in your photos once you’ve made your own oil lanterns, or any of the other craft projects on our site! This design is pretty impressive. This Christmas oil lamp is absolutely brilliant. These oil lamps are very stylish! I love the Pale Ale lantern! You can definitely use olive oil for your lamp fuel.

100 Ways to Repurpose Everything Think this title is a tall order? Well, you’re in for a post of epic eco-tastic proportions. So epic that you may need to give your computer or mobile device an extra moment to load all of our pretty pictures. Seeing as we love to repurpose just about anything under the sun, we’re celebrating Earth Day by serving up 100 of our favorite ways to upcycle, reuse, and transform everyday materials into creative new things to wear, hang on the wall, and give to friends. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61.