Picture of LEGO Man Costume
This is my first instructable so I apologize if its long winded but I'll do my best to explain :)

Step 1: Planning!! And Supplies

Picture of Planning!! And Supplies
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I used a combo of tutorials and inspiration from Pinterest and Instructables to come up with my plan. My biggest concern was keeping the costume in the right proportions. You'll find the head piece made from styrofoam rings or cement forming tubes. I chose to use the tube bc I figured it'd have a smoother finish and be less mess.
Things you'll need:
12-inch concrete forming tube (Home Depot)
2 12-inch smooth/rounded foam wreaths
White see-through speaker fabric
Sheets of yellow craft foam
Yellow plastic electrical tape (yellow duct tape didn't quite match my foam, the electrical tape was a perfect match)
Cardboard for body
Styrofoam for hats and hands
Kozies (those beer can sleeves)
Spray glue
Masking tape
Duct tape
Scissors/styrofoam cutters/paint

rionmv10 months ago
I followed this instruct able to make my son an Emmet (from the LEGO Movie) costume and it came out great. I will post pics when I get a chance. Thanks!
taz843011 months ago

cool beans

jmartin90 (author) 1 year ago
You could definitely do the hats out of paper mache covered chicken wire. I just had access to a whole lot of free styrofoam.
rkercheval1 year ago
That is pretty cool, just wondering if you can make the hats out of paper mâché??
pnguyen201 year ago
jmartin90 (author) 1 year ago
Thank you!'
HollyMann1 year ago
Great job with your first Instructable - looks awesome!!! :)
Kiteman1 year ago
Very cool.