Tagged: DIY

Estonian Kringel recipe

Kringle is a Scandinavian pastry, a Nordic variety of pretzel. Pretzels were introduced by Roman Catholic monks in the 13th century in Denmark, and from there they spread throughout Scandinavia and evolved into several kinds...

7 essential knots you need to know

Aside from tying shoes, a lot of people don’t know, or need a refresher on tying knots. Knowing these knots will get you through most situations you will encounter, and they are the ones...

How to make a cheap flies trap

Easy to make traps catch hundreds of flies in a matter of days. Make your own traps in a few minutes using a jar or plastic bottle, a piece of black plastic, a piece...

Hand Tool Rescue

Enjoy the “Hand Tool Rescue” YouTube page, where refurbishing old tools are are given a new life…

DIY Christmas scents

Sure, the holidays are a feast for the eyes and your taste buds, but if you forget about your nose, you’re skipping a seriously festive part of the season. Try these homemade ways to...

How to make cane sandals

Via primitivetechnology.wordpress.com: I made a pair of sandals from loya cane. Walking bare footed in the bush generally doesn’t cause problems for my feet. But when repetitively carrying loads of various materials the soles of...

DIY instant noodle cups

Kimchi Beef Noodles Step-by-step for how to make kimchi beef instant noodles. Full instructions here. Chicken Dill Noodles Step-by-step for how to make chicken and dill instant noodles. Full instructions here. Vegetable, Miso, Sesame...

Reusable charcoal mound

*Turn on captions for written commentary (CC in bottom right corner of screen). Via: primitivetechnology.wordpress.com: Charcoal is a valuable fuel that reaches a higher temperature than the very wood it’s made from. I’ve made some...

Powder coating at home

Powder coating works by electrostatically charging paint particles so it sticks to metal objects. Mike created a base out of an electrical box extension, cover plate, and a piece of wood wrapped in foil. This...