LEGO Minifig as Cable Holder: Every Cord is Awesome ~ Modernistic Design
How AWESOME (Sorry, I could not resist!) is this idea to use Lego figures to hold smaller cables? I think very awesome. Apparently, all you need is some Sugru Hardware compound (which sounds like some super neat-o stuff) and some Lego people to make your desk space a little more Awesome!
DIY Toy Dino iPhone Stand : Eat + Sleep + Make
Tell me this isn’t one of the cutest gadget projects you have ever seen! Click on the photo to get the full tutorial.
And before you think the heads will be wasted, there are lots of great ways to reuse them such as magnets, or coat hooks, or even faux taxidermy, just to name a few.
Mix Tape 1GB USB Memory Stick
Some of you will think this is cool, and some of you will be able to hear the all too familiar sound letting you know the tape is ready for recording.
$23.35 for a 1g stick on Amazon
Haberdashery cabinet circa 1930
If it was possible to truly fall in love with inanimate objects, I would be head over heels for this haberdashery cabinet. It is just gorgeous! But the fact that it is meant for sewing notions, well, that just makes me twitterpated!
View more gorgeous antiques from European Antiques & Furnishings Ltd.
DIY Painted Cactus Garden : Craftberry Bush
Although not technically container gardening, I could not resist sharing this cactus garden made of painted rocks. Simple enough for a child, but with the potential for an adult to really get in there with detail and shading. It’s just so darling!
DIY Cute Containers From Plastic Bottles : Denise Meneghello
Using an iron to smooth out pretty recycled bottle containers is pretty clever. I have yet to try it, so I’m not sure if it leaves any bits on your iron, but I can’t see a quick melt leaving behind anything that couldn’t be cleaned off when cooled down.
The tutorial is in Portugese (I believe) but the photos are pretty self explanatory.
Liberate Your Power Strips
Help ease the clutter under a desk or behind an entertainment unit with these extension cables. The ones pictures in the photo are 12” and retail for $11.99 for a pack of 5.
You can also purchase translucent coloured 8” cables that retail for $9.59 for a pack of 3.
DIY cat tent : Instructables
Check out this great cat tent made with an old t-shirt! Instructables user jessyratfink has created a tutorial so you can make your very own!
DIY Washi tape dispenser | Craft & Creativity
Make this adorable washi tape dispenser to keep your favourite patterns at arms reach. Click on the photo to be be taken to the full tutorial.
DIY The most adorable planters ever! : Maceta Gatuna - BruDiy
Clicking on the photo takes you to a tutorial complete with templates on how to make these adorable kitty planters from recycled plastic pop (soda) bottles.