Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:54:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 gumball machine costume http://www.instructables.com/id/gumball-machine-costume/
gumball machine costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/NOGK/I1XEK7NJ/FMGNOGKI1XEK7NJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/NOGK/I1XEK7NJ/FMGNOGKI1XEK7NJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/NOGK/I1XEK7NJ/FMGNOGKI1XEK7NJ.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This year I decided to go as a gumball machine. It's silly and a great excuse to wear copious amounts of pom poms. :DI saw a picture on Pinterest and immediately went full on arms-flailing-that-is-so-adorable mode and knew I wanted to recreate the costume.A gumball machine is a really great last min...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:34:25 PDT
Costume Sheriff Badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Costume-Sheriff-Badge/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:04:54 PDT
Halloween Costume: Wind-Up Doll Makeup Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-Wind-Up-Doll-Makeup-Tutorial/
Halloween Costume: Wind-Up Doll Makeup Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/Q5VP/I1WHG8RO/F4LQ5VPI1WHG8RO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/Q5VP/I1WHG8RO/F4LQ5VPI1WHG8RO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/Q5VP/I1WHG8RO/F4LQ5VPI1WHG8RO.SMALL.jpg Kiriko Kikuchi The photo above shows the amazing Halloween "wind-up doll" costume by Carley - check out the Instructables she made for the costume, which features an actual moving key! I was honored that she asked me to put together a hair and makeup look for her costume, so in this Instructables, we'll review the...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:55:26 PDT
Sugar Skull Headband and Makeup http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Headband-and-Makeup/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:05:16 PDT
Tear-away goat pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Tear-away-goat-pants/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:05:54 PDT
5-minute Quick Hobbit Feet http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-Quick-Hobbit-Feet/
5-minute Quick Hobbit Feet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/YXNQ/I1WHOW0F/FEPYXNQI1WHOW0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/YXNQ/I1WHOW0F/FEPYXNQI1WHOW0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/YXNQ/I1WHOW0F/FEPYXNQI1WHOW0F.SMALL.jpg canida Hobbits are awesome, and their furry bare feet are their most famous feature. These Hobbit feet look awesome, but sometimes you don't want truly bare feet. I ran into these official merch Hobbit feet toe socks, and realized I could easily do better with a bit of yarn. My hobbit feet socks are supe...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:53:46 PDT
Emmet lego figure costume from LEGO MOVIE http://www.instructables.com/id/Emmet-lego-figure-costume-from-LEGO-MOVIE/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 00:23:18 PDT
Tusken Raider/Sand Person Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tuskan-RaiderSand-Person-Costume/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:05:28 PDT
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Sonic-the-Hedgehog-Mascot-Costume/
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SMALL.jpg craineum After trying to talk myself and my son into doing something simpler and not so heavy... I failed. My youngest wanted to be Sonic the Hedgehog. And when looking online to get idea's he wanted nothing to do with anything that didn't look proportional. I have created the standard, and it is what i a...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:03:01 PDT
Halloween ideas for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/halloween-for-your-kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink We've got all sorts of costumes, decorations and food ideas for kids on Halloween. From fun and spooky party food, easy costumes and decorations you can make together - we've got it all! null Both a fun and educational costume! null A silly octopus costume - comes together really quick! nul...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:27:29 PDT
Windable Wind Up Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Windable-Wind-Up-Key/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:05:19 PDT
Lone Ranger Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lone-Ranger-Costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:40:11 PDT
Monster Claws with Homemade Paper Clay http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Claws-with-Homemade-Paper-Clay/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:08:08 PDT
Tonto dog rider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonto-dog-rider-costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Carbonfiber Ironman & Spiderman mask (skinning/wrapping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Carbonfiber-Ironman-Spiderman-mask-skinningwrappin/
Carbonfiber Ironman & Spiderman mask (skinning/wrapping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/S697/I1U2TQ3W/FVWS697I1U2TQ3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/S697/I1U2TQ3W/FVWS697I1U2TQ3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/S697/I1U2TQ3W/FVWS697I1U2TQ3W.SMALL.jpg matthieutje65 A picture is worth a 1000 words and a video is worth a 1000 pictures sowatch the full video tutorial or go down to see the written description step by step ;) Introduction information skinning with carbonfiberThe most important thing you need to know is that skinning parts is not a quick way of m...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:59:50 PDT
Grim Reaper Scythe / Sickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Grim-Reaper-Scythe-Sickle/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:02:48 PDT
Easy Steam Punk Laser Pistol That Lights Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Steam-Punk-Laser-Pistol-That-Lights-Up/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:32:16 PDT
Deathstroke Cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Deathstroke-Cosplay/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:54:14 PDT
Hammered Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammered-Iron/
Hammered Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SMALL.jpg Charkhol Hi there cosplayers/costume makers.I'm Mark from CHARKHOL studios and here today I've decided to share my tips and tricks on creating effective and easy metal effects.This one, is Hammered Iron. a VERY simple and easy way to create ancient and heavy looking armour pieces.Good luck :) Materials & T...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:51:45 PDT
Wind-Up Doll Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Up-Doll-Costume/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:52:11 PDT
REDBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/RED-BOX/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:49 PDT
1960's Batgirl http://www.instructables.com/id/1960s-Batgirl/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:02:29 PDT
Destiny - The Speaker Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Destiny-The-Speaker-Mask/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:34:55 PDT
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Crochet Big Kid/ Adult Legend of Zelda Link Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Big-Kid-Adult-Legend-of-Zelda-Link-Costume/
Crochet Big Kid/ Adult Legend of Zelda Link Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SMALL.jpg halleyscomet520 Would you like to crochet a Link costume for anyone bigger than a baby? (those patterns are listed all over the internet) Well I did too, and there were no instructions, I didn't have anywhere to start, so I decided that if I could complete the project, I would post how I did it for someone else to ...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:12:52 PDT
Huge Spider's Web made of an Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Spiders-Web-made-of-an-Umbrella/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 03:37:33 PDT
Louise Costume - Bob's Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/Louise-Costume-Bobs-Burgers/
Louise Costume - Bob's Burgers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/TYAD/I1SIF30U/FMMTYADI1SIF30U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/TYAD/I1SIF30U/FMMTYADI1SIF30U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/TYAD/I1SIF30U/FMMTYADI1SIF30U.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick I really like the show Bob's Burgers, especially Louise Belcher. She is hilarious. I decided to be her for Halloween and was able to whip this up in a weekend (it could probably be done in half a day, but I get lazy and distracted easily). It's really great for a last minute costume since all you...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:42:25 PDT
Krang Hat -Simple DIY Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Krang-Hat-Simple-DIY-Costume/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:13:06 PDT
DIY No-Sew $3 Owl Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-No-Sew-3-Owl-Costume/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 22:23:38 PDT
Sculpted Leather Mask Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Leather-Mask-Tutorial/
Sculpted Leather Mask Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/VWBV/I1NUO9DJ/F0NVWBVI1NUO9DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/VWBV/I1NUO9DJ/F0NVWBVI1NUO9DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/VWBV/I1NUO9DJ/F0NVWBVI1NUO9DJ.SMALL.jpg Bezidesigns In this instuctable, I'm going to guide you through the making of a leather mask. I'm a leather artist and mask maker who learned much of this art form online. Please use my mask as inspiration, but design your own! I'm providing a basic mask design to get you started. Because things move pretty qui...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:23:52 PDT
Margo Gru Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Margo-Gru-Costume/
Margo Gru Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/2V3D/I1Q9GWZ7/FSS2V3DI1Q9GWZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/2V3D/I1Q9GWZ7/FSS2V3DI1Q9GWZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/2V3D/I1Q9GWZ7/FSS2V3DI1Q9GWZ7.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts In true cosplay style, I bring to you my version of Margo Gru from Despicable Me 2.If you haven't seen the movie(s), Margo is the oldest sister of the three adopted daughters of the main character "Gru." In the first Despicable Me movie, Margo is wearing a Lorax on her shirt.In the second Despicable...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:59:13 PDT
Super Shredder http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Shredder/
Super Shredder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/UY21/I1Q9CNWD/F1RUY21I1Q9CNWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/UY21/I1Q9CNWD/F1RUY21I1Q9CNWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/UY21/I1Q9CNWD/F1RUY21I1Q9CNWD.SMALL.jpg Jollytime71 So I found this modded Super Shredder toy that I thought was really awesome. I've wanted to do a Super Shredder for awhile, but I found myself not reaaally liking the movie version's design all that much. So when I found this modded toy, I decided to go for it and take pieces/parts from other Shredd...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 15:24:44 PDT
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-Pacman-Arcade-Game-Costume/
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This Halloween my kids decided they wanted to be Pacman so I just couldn't pass up the chance to be the arcade game to match. Now an arcade game costume is pretty cool on its own, but one you can actually play is infinitely better wouldn't you say? So here I will do my best to explain how I made min...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:23:46 PDT
DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Leather-Octopus-Pirate-Eye-Patch-Mask/
DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SMALL.jpg rinehartcreations It is a week until Halloween and my son still had not picked his costume. I had to twist his arrrrrrrrrrm but I got him to agreed to be a pirate. My son is quite a character so not just any old eye patch would do.So the octopus eye patch mask was born! Materials All materials can be purchased at...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:34:06 PDT
Pixelated (The making of a mask and a stop motion video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixelated-The-making-of-a-mask-and-a-stop-motion-v/
Pixelated (The making of a mask and a stop motion video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/02AI/I1MQ4CMU/FYA02AII1MQ4CMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/02AI/I1MQ4CMU/FYA02AII1MQ4CMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/02AI/I1MQ4CMU/FYA02AII1MQ4CMU.SMALL.jpg Lango84 Pixelated is a collaborative project between filmmaker Salman Sajun and myself. When we met earlier this year he had presented the idea of a future collaboration. Given that I specialize in making mascot styled masks and he specializes in stop motion animation, the idea became clear that we would ma...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:31:24 PDT
Lady Falcor Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lady-Falcor-Costume/
Lady Falcor Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/MBJJ/I1MQ71RW/FEYMBJJI1MQ71RW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/MBJJ/I1MQ71RW/FEYMBJJI1MQ71RW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/MBJJ/I1MQ71RW/FEYMBJJI1MQ71RW.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong My 2013 Halloween/Comic Con costume. I wanted to do something I'd never seen before, and this amazing thrift store dress was my color palette inspiration. The Base Most of my masks start with a cheapo store bought base just to make sure the eye holes are symmetrical and head size is approximat...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:48:59 PDT
Leather Cutout Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cutout-Mask/
Leather Cutout Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/3QHK/I1K3R264/F8K3QHKI1K3R264.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/3QHK/I1K3R264/F8K3QHKI1K3R264.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/3QHK/I1K3R264/F8K3QHKI1K3R264.SMALL.jpg Stitch and Shutter I do love cutout leather. This mask is simple yet gives you just the right amount of edge. I adore this design for so many reasons: it's really straight-forward, minimal yet intriguing, and best of all you can do your own thing with it. I myself am really quite the minimalist so I love a strong, bas...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:11:26 PDT
Halloween pet costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-pet-costumes-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Get your pets in on the Halloween action! We've got costumes for all kinds of pets, including dogs, cats, hedgehogs and even tarantulas. We can't guarantee your pet will tolerate wearing a costume, but they'll definitely be lots of fun to make. :D null Turn your dog into a magestic lion! nul...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:33:53 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SMALL.jpg robopanda Perfect for trick or treating, these comfy flats are spooktactularly easy to make and super rad. Use glow in the dark paint, or glam it up with glitter. Or creep it out with shiny red. You will need:Plain black shoesTapePaint of choice (puffy, glow, glitter, etc. fine tip is best)Laser cut cardstock...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Be SomeTHING this Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-SomeTHING-this-Halloween/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Why dress up like a crazy character this Halloween when you could be a tree!  Well, maybe a tree isn't for you, but there are many crazy costumes out there and the perfect one just might be right here.  Look through this list of original object outfits and you're bound to find the one that is the ri...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 01:06:43 PDT
Hand Sewn Lego Pixie Hat Or Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Sewn-Lego-Pixie-Hat-Or-Necklace/
Hand Sewn Lego Pixie Hat Or Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/EXKR/I1KJNNMQ/FVKEXKRI1KJNNMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/EXKR/I1KJNNMQ/FVKEXKRI1KJNNMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/EXKR/I1KJNNMQ/FVKEXKRI1KJNNMQ.SMALL.jpg JM1999 How many times have you walked past the Lego aisle in thelocal shop and looked at the Lego City theme?I know I always do it. I have always dreamed of being one of the minifigures in the set and I have also dreamed of wearing the gear they wear.Tonight I decided to make my dream come true. I dec...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:36:06 PDT
Tips and Tricks for being a Plague Doctor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-and-Tricks-for-being-a-Plague-Doctor/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:35:39 PDT
Costume - Assassins Creed - Ezio Auditore http://www.instructables.com/id/Costume-Assassins-Creed-Ezio-Auditore/
Costume - Assassins Creed - Ezio Auditore - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5TBV/I1J5WYRF/FQQ5TBVI1J5WYRF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5TBV/I1J5WYRF/FQQ5TBVI1J5WYRF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5TBV/I1J5WYRF/FQQ5TBVI1J5WYRF.SMALL.jpg Caldorn My love for CosplayBeing a massive fan of the Assassins creed games and especially the character of Ezio Auditore I just had to make a Costume for myself. At this point I was not even aware of a thing called Cosplay but when I spoke to a friend I use to work with about this idea she told me all abou...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:33:55 PDT
Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestal Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Gargoyles-Perched-on-Stone-Pedestal-Costu/
Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestal Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SMALL.jpg magicgolddogs For Halloween this year, we dressed as ancient stone gargoyles. We’re perching on stone pedestals, also known as plinths. We recently flew off a cathedral in France and arrived in America to celebrate Halloween. These costumes were completely hand-made, and they involved sewing parts of it, a lot o...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 16:49:19 PDT
Ultimate Crimson Bolt Onsie D.I.Y. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Crimson-Bolt-Onsie-DIY/
Ultimate Crimson Bolt Onsie D.I.Y. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWM/5VA2/I1EU7OS0/FWM5VA2I1EU7OS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWM/5VA2/I1EU7OS0/FWM5VA2I1EU7OS0.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWM/5VA2/I1EU7OS0/FWM5VA2I1EU7OS0.SMALL.jpg mchau2 With halloween coming, crafty people like myself must be upto no good...This time with the help of my lovely mother... We present:CRIMSON BOLT Onesie costume...For those who isn't familiar with crimson bolt...Crimson Bolt is a frictional character from the James Gunn indie movie Super (2010)... The ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:38:08 PDT
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack There's no bones about it, I LOVE Halloween. Actually.... there were lots of bones in last year's Halloween costume. My Simpson's costume couch was a big hit. What could I possibly build this year that would even compete? The truth is.... the idea for this year's costume was already tumbling around ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:45:32 PDT
I AM GROOT http://www.instructables.com/id/I-AM-GROOT/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:31:57 PDT
Weatherman costume with real rain http://www.instructables.com/id/Weatherman-costume-with-real-rain/
Weatherman costume with real rain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/02M0/I1FQ1EEU/FLF02M0I1FQ1EEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/02M0/I1FQ1EEU/FLF02M0I1FQ1EEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/02M0/I1FQ1EEU/FLF02M0I1FQ1EEU.SMALL.jpg Jujitsu-Man I will show you how to make a funny costume, using cheap materials, and which is also interactive: it has a "raining" effect!This is an easy and very cheap project you can finish in about 10-15 minutes. Actually, I made it only with materials I already had at home, because I had to wear a "funny hat...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:21:48 PDT
Walter Mercado Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Walter-Mercado-Costume/
Walter Mercado Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/4PTG/I1HOO6BS/FFR4PTGI1HOO6BS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/4PTG/I1HOO6BS/FFR4PTGI1HOO6BS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/4PTG/I1HOO6BS/FFR4PTGI1HOO6BS.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is an odd one, but a fun one! Walter Mercado is a cult icon in Hispanic/Latino homes. He, yes he, is an astrologer/spritualist who is known for his daily horoscopes on TV and radio for decades. His look is very opulent and can be compared to Liberace. Walter is known for his capes, jackets, clo...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:37:24 PDT
Jet Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Jet-Pack-1/
Jet Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SMALL.jpg dingdongdannyoreillyandthehairybowsies Hi Everyone,This is my first post to this since I only discovered the site today. So many great things on here I thought i'd share the Jet Pack costume I made last year.I made this for Halloween last year and it was great fun, especially when people couldn't figure out how my legs were floating haha...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:37:13 PDT