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EDIT - I'm actually selling this costume now as I need space back! details on my blog http://www.deadinsect.co.uk This is a visually stunning fancy dress costume using LED ...
You are going to get a plastic basin, and use glue and cable ties to secure a load of LED rope lights to the inside, then (optionally) rewire ...
These are the LED rope light necklaces. They are the kind that street vendors sell to kids at bonfire parties or street festivals (mardi gras?) for a couple ...
I got a translucent (this is important, so light glows through it) basin from a pound shop (dollar store). it was about 50cm diameter, which is an ok ...
wow, ok done. I also put 3 LED rope lights in the top of the basin to light the bell of the jellyfish. If I did it again, ...
I now pulled all the batteries out the rope lights, and used a naked solid wire to go through all the negative terminals of the lights. I soldered ...
this bit is optional. I used a switch with three positions : locks-on / neutral-off / temporary-on you don't need this and wiring a simple on-off switch is ...
you get any comfortable helmet with holes in the top, then drill corresponding position holes in the basin , and use hot glue and cable ties to mount ...
there you go, done! mount up and go and freak some people out! I hope you liked this instructable, please feel free to ask questions or suggest modifications.
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