Quick and Spooky: Improving Dollar Store Skeleton Hands With a Heat Gun for Halloween

My son requested skeleton hands coming out of the ground for Halloween decorations. I wanted some that were inexpensive, looked relatively realistic, and didn’t take hours of cutting and sculpting. This project cost about $ 2 and took less than an hour.The dollar store had a selection of blow molded …By: Abschroeder Continue Reading »(…)


Dollar Store Mummy Hands

Do you ever see a product for sale and say, "I could make that!!" Of course you do, that is why your on this site!! LOL!! I saw Mummy hands for sale for way to much money during the holiday season and decided to make my own!!! Supplies for my Mummy hands, Dollar store fake(…)


Dollar Tree Foam R/C Plane, F-16K

Have you ever try to get into the radio control airplane and got intermediating about all the detail of the hobby like. What is a transmitter, receiver, Lipo Battery, etc? And the biggest deal breaker is actually the cost of everything. You then go on Youtube to do some more researching…By: Khang Nguyen Continue Reading(…)


10 to 100 Dollar Watch

I always wear a watch and enjoy alternating between wearing different watches. This makes me scan Tradera, the Swedish equivalent of eBay, for watches every other day to add to my collection. One day, a beat up GANT watch came up for auction, with a starting bid of only 10 dollars, and I felt I(…)


Kinetic Art Animation with Upcycled Dollar Store Solar Flowers ($10 Project)

Motivation: I’ve always been intrigued by synchronized multiple metronomes from Mythbusters show. But rather than use rather expensive metronomes, could I just use some old dollar store solar flowers taking up space in my closet? Approach: So in keeping with my el cheapo theme, I constructed a f…By: e024576 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring –(…)


Dollar Heart

This is an instructable on how to make a cute dollar heart for tipping and gifts. Step 1. Fold the dollar bill into half (down the middle). Crease the bill along the fold to leave a nice strong mark. Step 2. Open the folded dollar bill Step 3 Fold the dollar in fourth’s by folding(…)


Dollar Bill Origami T-Shirt

During this instructable, the authors of this “How To” will be be using a United States Treasury note. The authors will be using a Dollar bill, but any United States Treasury unit will do as well. We will be giving instructions in both English and Spanish. The English instructions will be in an Und…By: DarylBenSpencer(…)


1 Dollar Lamp

You need to collect waste materials to build make this lamp, and it will only cost you 1 dollar if you have the tools already! Collecting Waste Materials Find following waste materials: Scrap metal pipes at hardware storesScarp metal sheets at hardware storesWires at construction sitesSignboard…By: ywang34 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring – featured