Get your fix on
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Get your fix on
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Simplify--must remember this.
Simplify- my goal for the new year!
Simplify #words #wisdom #quotes #inspirational
My current life motto.
Simplify ! - - To connect with us, and our community of people from Australia and around the world, learning how to live large in small places, visit us at www.Facebook.com/TinyHousesAustralia
Live the Simple life
COTTAGE AND VINE: Re-Freshed
Fixing is the unsung hero of creativity. And it really shouldn’t be. It’s the most common, humble and beautiful form of creativity. Let’s wear that belief proudly. Let’s notice and celebrate these little everyday triumphs, and help others see their value. We made this to fuel the conversation about why a culture of fixing is so important.
The Fixer's Manifesto from the brilliant minds at Sugru.
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The Fixers Manifesto Created by sugru. This open manifesto is a message about making which runs perfectly in line with the thoughts behind LoPhi. DIY
The Fixer's Manifesto: Why Fixing is the Unsung Hero of Creativity. Love this.
"If you have an idea, start small and make it good" - The Fixer's Manifesto
The Fixer's Manifesto: Larry's Father's Day card
How to save your flip flops
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99 Life Hacks to Make Life Easier Too cheap for new flip flops?
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18 Household Tips That Will Help You Get Through Your Everyday Life This is genius....Must remember this the next time the kids' flip flops break like so.
Bread clip in flipflops.
adding bread tabs to the bottom of your flip flops is a life saver! they dont pull through anymore and break!
99 Life Hacks That Could Make Your Life Easier If only I knew that bread clips could have saved me a flip flop or two
Clever little tip for scratched up wood
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Rub a walnut on damaged wooden furniture to cover up dings - www.bestlexever.com - #DIY #tips #life #hack #hacking #lifehacking #clever #smart #idea #ideas #best #howtodo #howto #how #doityourself
How To Cover Up Dings in Wooden Furniture HOME HACKS My mom taught me this simple trick several years ago. As a fan of vintage furniture it has come in handy again and again. Like magic, watch as a single walnut covers up the small dings and scrapes in your wooden furniture. We aren't promising miracles here, but with a project this easy it is definitely worth a shot. What You Need Ingredients [OR] Materials dinged up wood furniture one walnut Instructions 1. Identify areas of your wooden furniture that are unsightly because they have been bumped or scraped. 2. Get your walnut. 3. Rub the walnut on the damaged area. 4. Watch in amazement as the damaged area begins to darken. 5. Step back and admire your work. Hey, you didn't even break a sweat!
25 clever ideas to make life easier ... so many good ideas here (like using walnuts to cover up furniture scratches)
Rub a walnut on damaged wooden furniture to cover up dings - 18 Household Tips That Will Help You Get Through Your Everyday Life
Cute way to patch up your jeans
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Bad Link...but cute idea... Original: Well-Mended Wardrobe - great tips on mending clothes in cute ways
Well-Mended Wardrobe - great tips on mending clothes in cute ways. Lovely way to patch jeans....
Cute way to patch the holes in your ripped jeans! Well Mended Wardrobe - great tips on mending clothes in cute ways
Clothes Patching Guide - 4 Secrets to a well mended wardrobe
Living Well: 4 Secrets to a Well-Mended Wardrobe
You might have broken a bowl, but thats a candle holder waiting to be made
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Scherben bringen Glück..& prima #Bastelmaterial
broken bowl becomes lovely, comma bloody, candle holder
Changing rooms around is fun. But carpet indentations are not. Remove them with ice cubes.
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Useful tips and tricks for around the house. Pictured here: use ice cubes to remove dents from carpets.
Spring Cleaning: How To Remove Carpet Dents with ice cubes!
remove carpet indentations with ice cubes. Great idea!
I helped my daughter move a heavy piece of furniture 09/12 and used cubes - awesome! So easy! - remove carpet indentations with ice cubes #rugfix #icecube
Use ice cubes to remove carpet dents and other handy tips
Use ice cubes to release furniture indentations in the carpet + other great cleaning tips. Awesome idea!
"The heels on my favourite shoes were badly scuffed and marked and looked really shabby. I didn't want to throw them out, so I covered the heel in some glittery fabric. They look amazing now and I've received so many compliments on them. It only cost me around 5 pounds to spruce them up too!"
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"This bike has been in the family for years, and no one uses it so my mum was going to throw it out. I replaced its wheels, oiled and cleaned it up and now I use to it cycle to university. In consequence saving my carbon footprint and the bike!"
Consequences Saving, Carbon Footprints
"This is the mug I glued back together after my friend smashed it"
"My brother in law looking very happy that his engineering skills from his time in the Royal Navy came in useful when this arcade kids ride broke!"
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"I love this belt so when the clip broke I just used a safety pin to fix it!"
"We fixed this table so we could enjoy summer bbqs"
Summer Bbqs, Enjoy Summer
"This is a bunch of old speaker about to be chucked so I took normal wires and a male jack from Maplan. 1 to wire the speakers I just connected the wires they came with (because there soldered and I don't have any solder) and connected all the positives together and put the positive wire with the male jack connected. I did the same with the negative wires. 2 connecting the jack was hard at first but it's simple connect the positive to the long tower thing and negative to the two smaller ones."
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"The pear tree in my back garden snapped in half so I have tried to give it another chance with a bamboo cane, some bandage and lots of string!"
Gardens Snap, Bamboo Canes, Back Gardens, Pears Trees
"Only held together by glue. Can't wait for someone to sit down. Hahahhahahahahahaha" Ok, so this isn't such an amazing fix!
"I fixed this windmill because It was my late grandads and I wanted something to see everyday that reminded me of him. unfortunately not all the wings were found."
"My 4-year-old MacBook had become slow and almost unusable, meaning I'd potentially have to buy a new laptop, further resulting in computer waste. I installed new ram and upgraded my operating system at a fraction of the cost of a new computer and now have a new lease of life out of what would've been binned!"
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"I used shredded paper as bedding for my guinea pigs. Rather than just throwing the paper away :)"