Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 May 2016 18:47:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 PVC body armor http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Body-Armor/
PVC body armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/60YQ/INM7KKO5/FTZ60YQINM7KKO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/60YQ/INM7KKO5/FTZ60YQINM7KKO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/60YQ/INM7KKO5/FTZ60YQINM7KKO5.SMALL.jpg ijc88 This is PVC body armor which can be used as a costume, or as functional body armor when driving a bicycle, skateboard, motorbike, etc. I am sorry for the lack of detail, but I am writing this instructable after making the armor. Materials This project was made to my size, 5'8'' tall. You will nee...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:59:03 PDT
Ride 'em Cowboy Dog Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Ride-em-Cowboy-Dog-Costumes/
Ride 'em Cowboy Dog Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/TILS/INM7I4IG/FMOTILSINM7I4IG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/TILS/INM7I4IG/FMOTILSINM7I4IG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/TILS/INM7I4IG/FMOTILSINM7I4IG.SMALL.jpg Show Me Joe My kennel club had an entry in an upcoming parade, and I was thinking of an interesting way to costume my dogs while still leaving them mobile enough to march in the parade. My idea was to mount an action figure on the dogs' harnesses to make it look as though the dogs were being ridden like horses...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:01:01 PDT
Ring wraith robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-Wraith-Robe-Costume/
Ring wraith robe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/2GHR/INI7VVYD/F382GHRINI7VVYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/2GHR/INI7VVYD/F382GHRINI7VVYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/2GHR/INI7VVYD/F382GHRINI7VVYD.SMALL.jpg ChocoJon This robe and the oversized t-shirt were made for me by a good friend of mine called Sue. She has far more ability in making clothing for costumes than I do and I'm thankful for her help, hence documenting her efforts here.This instructable is going to be a little vague because I didn't take photos ...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:32:23 PDT
How to Make a Mortal Kombat: "Scorpion" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mortal-Kombat-Scorpion-Costume/
How to Make a Mortal Kombat: "Scorpion" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/0P1Z/INI7U0QN/FIR0P1ZINI7U0QN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/0P1Z/INI7U0QN/FIR0P1ZINI7U0QN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/0P1Z/INI7U0QN/FIR0P1ZINI7U0QN.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations Scorpion is one of the most well-known video game characters ever. After all, who doesn't want to be a hell-bound ninja that shoots chained spears out of your hands and rips off your own face to breathe fire?! The story goes that Scorpion hates Subzero (his arch-nemisis) so much that he comes back f...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 10:07:59 PDT
Adam and Barbara Maitland of Beetlejuice Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Adam-and-Barbara-Maitland-of-Beetlejuice-Costume/
Adam and Barbara Maitland of Beetlejuice Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/CHFA/INEQZNKU/FQFCHFAINEQZNKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/CHFA/INEQZNKU/FQFCHFAINEQZNKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/CHFA/INEQZNKU/FQFCHFAINEQZNKU.SMALL.jpg Jeslack I created masks of the Maitlands from Beetlejuice! you will need: for Adam:-helmet or structured hat of some kind (without a bill)-paper towel roll-newspaper-heavy construction paper and cardboard-masking and duck tape-latex gloves (3)-plaster of Paris cloth-black nylon-paint (skin color, black,...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 12:29:02 PDT
Newspaper dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Newspaper-Dress/
Newspaper dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/YZDK/IL42K6DD/F4QYZDKIL42K6DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/YZDK/IL42K6DD/F4QYZDKIL42K6DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/YZDK/IL42K6DD/F4QYZDKIL42K6DD.SMALL.jpg plien Hello There!Here's an instructable of the newspaper dress I made a long time ago. Now I finally made a step by step walthrough of how I made this, yay! What you will need:Newspaper Scissors GlueShoelace or fabric stap Sewing pins A mannequin A lot of patienceI hope you enjoy this! Paper straps ...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 08:15:25 PST
Make Do & Mend WW2 Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Do-Mend-WW2-Dress/
Make Do & Mend WW2 Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1SUL/IN4W3XFW/FKE1SULIN4W3XFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1SUL/IN4W3XFW/FKE1SULIN4W3XFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/1SUL/IN4W3XFW/FKE1SULIN4W3XFW.SMALL.jpg CeeeJ During Britain in WW2, food clothes and materials were rationed and a culture of make do and mend was introduced. This dress is based around this theme and can be styled with a headscarf or 1940's hairstyle!You will need:An old dress or an old top and skirt NewspaperScrap Material/laceClear resinBot...
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 07:05:16 PDT
DIY Couture Fashion from Drapes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Couture-Fashion-From-Drapes/
DIY Couture Fashion from Drapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/S6T7/IN4QCZOU/FJUS6T7IN4QCZOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/S6T7/IN4QCZOU/FJUS6T7IN4QCZOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/S6T7/IN4QCZOU/FJUS6T7IN4QCZOU.SMALL.jpg flyingpuppy The DIY way to become a couture fashion designer is to experiment, experiment, experiment. And because couture fashion is often synonymous with volume, you will need lots of fabric. The cheapest way I know to get lots of fabric is to use second-hand bed sheets, curtains, and drapes purchased from yo...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 09:21:41 PDT
Acrylic Diamonds http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Diamonds/
Acrylic Diamonds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/FA29/IN235Y3O/FCFFA29IN235Y3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/FA29/IN235Y3O/FCFFA29IN235Y3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/FA29/IN235Y3O/FCFFA29IN235Y3O.SMALL.jpg Kiteman Lasers are awesome, but they are essentially a two-dimensional tool.This instructable is essentially a practice piece for a simple trick* that can produce three-dimensional objects with two-dimensional cuts.The final result is not going to fool anybody, but it does produce gems that would look fine ...
By: Kiteman

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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 07:25:27 PDT
Functional Mjölnir Prop - carpentry section http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Mjölnir-Prop-Carpentry-Section/
Functional Mjölnir Prop - carpentry section - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/Y8YC/IMRYSOYK/F5AY8YCIMRYSOYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/Y8YC/IMRYSOYK/F5AY8YCIMRYSOYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/Y8YC/IMRYSOYK/F5AY8YCIMRYSOYK.SMALL.jpg bertlds Recently one of my friends showed me the brilliant video of the "Mjölnir" by Sufficiently Advanced. It's a great idea and they really made an excellent prop, however, we figured that if one would like to bring such a prop to a costume party a more compact and lighter version of it could be mor...
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 14:48:55 PDT
Realistic Eyeballs Out of Foam Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Eyeballs-Out-of-Foam-Balls/
Realistic Eyeballs Out of Foam Balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/JT63/IMKTS9WZ/FJMJT63IMKTS9WZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/JT63/IMKTS9WZ/FJMJT63IMKTS9WZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/JT63/IMKTS9WZ/FJMJT63IMKTS9WZ.SMALL.jpg Jeslack I made these eyeball gloves for a costume (see my beetlejuice instructable for the full Adam and Barbara Maitland costumes!) but they look nice without the glove for a fun or spooky Halloween accessory or prop :) what you'll need -foam balls (i recommend the dense foam ones, not the flakey Styrof...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 07:16:22 PDT
Large Expanding Foam Prop - Monster Hunter Greatsword http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Expanding-Foam-Prop-Monster-Hunter-Greatswor/
Large Expanding Foam Prop - Monster Hunter Greatsword - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/3SLP/IMDODY9K/FJC3SLPIMDODY9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/3SLP/IMDODY9K/FJC3SLPIMDODY9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/3SLP/IMDODY9K/FJC3SLPIMDODY9K.SMALL.jpg redragoon This is my first attempt at a large prop. I ended up using materials that I was comfortable with and learned several placed where I could improve the design for next time. The goal was to create a 1:1 scale version of a Montser Hunter greatsword. Overall I am happy with the design. Now if I coul...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:54:49 PDT
1860s Civil War Era Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/1860s-Civil-War-Era-Dress/
1860s Civil War Era Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/Z8MD/IM53TC84/F01Z8MDIM53TC84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/Z8MD/IM53TC84/F01Z8MDIM53TC84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/Z8MD/IM53TC84/F01Z8MDIM53TC84.SMALL.jpg HG2000 This dress was inspired by a number of old photographs of 1860s dresses. The style presented here better represents the clothes worn by the working class rather than the upper class.To make this dress you will need: About seven metres of fabric. I used cotton but you can use any period-accurate fa...
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 18:27:53 PDT
Mike Wazowski Wall Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/Mike-Wazowski-Wall-Piece/
Mike Wazowski Wall Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/J7ZS/IM6LFLSX/F4MJ7ZSIM6LFLSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/J7ZS/IM6LFLSX/F4MJ7ZSIM6LFLSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/J7ZS/IM6LFLSX/F4MJ7ZSIM6LFLSX.SMALL.jpg Elemeno_Indian This is a Mike Wazowski model I made a while ago. It is really easy to make and involves the simplest tools and resources. The motive of this instructable is not to teach but to inspire. Materials requiered The model is made up of 2 plastic balls you will need a-football size green plastic ball...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 04:34:36 PDT
Adventure Time Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Adventure-Time-Costumes-1/
Adventure Time Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/VSTV/IM28X4YI/FHVVSTVIM28X4YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/VSTV/IM28X4YI/FHVVSTVIM28X4YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/VSTV/IM28X4YI/FHVVSTVIM28X4YI.SMALL.jpg Dylan Ryan Intro to the AdventureStuck for an awesome costume ? So were we.........As college students, creating great costumes has a lot of drawbacks, mainly that we're broke and have no MONEY. So we decided to make these costumes as cheaply as we could. We mainly used cardboard (my new favorite material), h...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 17:05:41 PDT
DIY Pokeball: Becoming a Pokemon Master http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pokeball-Becoming-a-Pokemon-Master/
DIY Pokeball: Becoming a Pokemon Master - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/P0UA/ILV856OX/FLDP0UAILV856OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/P0UA/ILV856OX/FLDP0UAILV856OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/P0UA/ILV856OX/FLDP0UAILV856OX.SMALL.jpg Turtle_Titan Want to be the very best, like no one ever was? Well, its going to take a good set of Pokeballs. That was my inspiration for creating this DIY Instructable. Make sure you're ready for whatever is coming next: comic-con, Pokemon cosplay, marriage proposal or just a clever way to sneak snacks into the...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 01:37:46 PDT
Make Unique Fashion Design Patterns with Pepakura Paper Craft (Laser cut fabric and leather) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-to-2D-to-3D-Transfer-Make-Unique-Fashion-Design/
Make Unique Fashion Design Patterns with Pepakura Paper Craft (Laser cut fabric and leather) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/GALM/ILCHNPEW/FV1GALMILCHNPEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/GALM/ILCHNPEW/FV1GALMILCHNPEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/GALM/ILCHNPEW/FV1GALMILCHNPEW.SMALL.jpg AmyKarle 3D to 2D to 3D Transfer: Make Unique Fashion Design Patterns with Pepakura Paper Craft (Lasercut)Inspired by Japanese Papercraft, Artist Michael Koehle and I teamed up and combined our skills to make garment patterns that are not just a great fit, but also a platform for imagination and creation thr...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 22:54:27 PST
Medieval Inspired, Blue Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Inspired-Blue-Dress/
Medieval Inspired, Blue Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J0QD/ILGVFXZ9/F06J0QDILGVFXZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J0QD/ILGVFXZ9/F06J0QDILGVFXZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/J0QD/ILGVFXZ9/F06J0QDILGVFXZ9.SMALL.jpg FriisFléron I would like to show you how to make a medieval inspired dress. I wanted to make a heavy and beautiful dress, suitable for noble women. The first thing I had to do, before getting started with anything really, was to choose the perfect fabric for the dress. I choose a heavy and thick piece of cotton...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 04:34:04 PST
Scorpion Mask (MKX) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scorpion-Mask-MKX/
Scorpion Mask (MKX) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/YHF5/IL9SBUN1/F30YHF5IL9SBUN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/YHF5/IL9SBUN1/F30YHF5IL9SBUN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/YHF5/IL9SBUN1/F30YHF5IL9SBUN1.SMALL.jpg carl.hambro.9 You can now bring the comfort of the Netherrealm into your own home!Using common materials, I created an inexpensive Scorpion mask, as seen in Mortal Kombat X.The total amount I spent on this project was $1.75 Materials All you'll need for this project is Scissors and Exacto KnivesGlue stickHot g...
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 19:24:10 PST
Hotfix- How to Set Stones http://www.instructables.com/id/Hotfix-How-to-Set-Stones/
Hotfix- How to Set Stones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/7N98/IL8W1AIJ/F2J7N98IL8W1AIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/7N98/IL8W1AIJ/F2J7N98IL8W1AIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/7N98/IL8W1AIJ/F2J7N98IL8W1AIJ.SMALL.jpg sashix This is a quick tutorial on how to affix hotfix stones to practically anything! What is 'hotfix' Hotfix stones are glass stones that come with heat activated glued backs.These stones come in a variety of colours and sizes that start as small at 1.2mm and go upto 10mmsizes are often seen as ss (st...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 01:56:39 PST
How to Build Your Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-Dragon/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 14:59:54 PST
Dress Up Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Dress-Up-Gloves/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 12:54:24 PST
Easter Bunny headband: Crochet ears that won't flop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-Bunny-Headband-Crochet-Ears-That-Wont-Flop/
Easter Bunny headband: Crochet ears that won't flop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/W5TM/IKY6IW1H/FI3W5TMIKY6IW1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/W5TM/IKY6IW1H/FI3W5TMIKY6IW1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/W5TM/IKY6IW1H/FI3W5TMIKY6IW1H.SMALL.jpg Projectarian Just in time for Easter, these are probably the best bunny ears you’ll ever make. Why? Well, besides for being super cute and having giant pompoms, they also point straight up, instead of sticking out at sideways angles from your head – plus they’re really sturdy and don’t flop around, but you can...
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 11:18:24 PST
8 Deadpool DIY Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpool-DIY-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Deadpool fans, unite! null null Deadpool Mask Deadpool Tool Caddy Sliced Deadpool LACK Table 2.0 Deadpool Spatula Deadpool Stencil Dead pool makeup Mini Deadpool Swords Marvel Book Ends
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 22:06:59 PST
Silhouette Cutting and Foiling, Thermal lamination http://www.instructables.com/id/Termal-Foiling-W-Lamination/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:28:34 PST
Dragon Costume for Industrial Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Costume-for-Industrial-Robot/
Dragon Costume for Industrial Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/V5M7/IKEANXJL/F3DV5M7IKEANXJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/V5M7/IKEANXJL/F3DV5M7IKEANXJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/V5M7/IKEANXJL/F3DV5M7IKEANXJL.SMALL.jpg Robotic Native This tutorial will show you how to make a dragon costume for an industrial robot. I got a good deal on a FANUC LRMate 200IC/5h industrial robot for experimentation at home. As my daughter is quite fascinated by the machine, I wanted to give her the opportunity to play with the robot, too. Alongside ...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 09:41:15 PST
Puzzle Mascots http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Mascots/
Puzzle Mascots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/286K/IDQUDO6K/FW5286KIDQUDO6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/286K/IDQUDO6K/FW5286KIDQUDO6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/286K/IDQUDO6K/FW5286KIDQUDO6K.SMALL.jpg Lango84 After creating many mascot masks I wanted to challenge myself by utilizing the same techniques to create a series of interactive mascots.This idea came together as a submission for a festival in Montreal called Chromatic.The theme of the festival was 'Elevation', so my costumes were representative o...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 20:50:53 PST
From girl to boy http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Girl-to-Boy/
From girl to boy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/HRH9/IJYV222L/FL8HRH9IJYV222L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/HRH9/IJYV222L/FL8HRH9IJYV222L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/HRH9/IJYV222L/FL8HRH9IJYV222L.SMALL.jpg MsMaoMaoz I decided to turn myself into Trevor from Grand Theft Auto V. So much fun! step one! I filled in my eyebrows making them thicker, more square, and longer using brown body paint. Then taking a little latex I added to dashes on one eyebrow this is going to be a scar later. wrinkles Next I'm goi...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 20:54:35 PST
Crochet Your Own Little Red Riding Hood Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Your-Own-Little-Red-Riding-Hood-Cape/
Crochet Your Own Little Red Riding Hood Cape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/LPN9/IJUADR3K/FADLPN9IJUADR3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/LPN9/IJUADR3K/FADLPN9IJUADR3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/LPN9/IJUADR3K/FADLPN9IJUADR3K.SMALL.jpg lakej Going to a renaissance fair and need an outfit? Maybe just want something cute to wear to keep you warm outside. Well this cute hooded cape doesn't cost too much to make and doesn't take incredibly long to make. (it took me about 5 hours) My sister-in-law, Sara was kind enough to model off the fini...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:40:41 PST
BB8 Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/BB8-Hat/
BB8 Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/Z2CX/IJSX5RMA/FK7Z2CXIJSX5RMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/Z2CX/IJSX5RMA/FK7Z2CXIJSX5RMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/Z2CX/IJSX5RMA/FK7Z2CXIJSX5RMA.SMALL.jpg Phydeaux Here's another hat, courtesy of the fact that I was snowed in all weekend. It is themed after the Star Wars BB-8 Droid. This project needs four colors of fleece, but only small amount of each, so keep a keen eye on the remnants bin, and you'll be fine.It involves a bit of sewing, but it's not too ba...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 20:08:40 PST
Dragon Headdress with EL Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Headdress-With-EL-Wire/
Dragon Headdress with EL Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/Q9NX/IJRFHY5L/FSDQ9NXIJRFHY5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/Q9NX/IJRFHY5L/FSDQ9NXIJRFHY5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/Q9NX/IJRFHY5L/FSDQ9NXIJRFHY5L.SMALL.jpg CathyB12 This is an Instructable about how to make a dragon headdress out of sheets of foam (sparkly and normal), fishing wire, and strand lights/EL wire (optional). The total cost of making this headdress is about €40 (€1.50/piece of sparkly foam, €1/piece of normal foam, €2.50/set of glitter glue pens, €5 ...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:31:57 PST
Minecraft Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Costume-1/
Minecraft Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/MGAL/IJIZ4SEG/FL1MGALIJIZ4SEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/MGAL/IJIZ4SEG/FL1MGALIJIZ4SEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/MGAL/IJIZ4SEG/FL1MGALIJIZ4SEG.SMALL.jpg hugheswho This instructable is for anyone working on a full-size costume of Steve.The main difference between this and other versions I found is that here the costume is open at the back. This does not really alter the effect from most viewpoints, but makes it simpler to make, and to get on and off.There is a...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 22:20:40 PST
How to make a Lightsaber - Kylo Ren http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lightsaber-Kylo-Ren/
How to make a Lightsaber - Kylo Ren - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/9L8C/IJBPLN8B/F8N9L8CIJBPLN8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/9L8C/IJBPLN8B/F8N9L8CIJBPLN8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/9L8C/IJBPLN8B/F8N9L8CIJBPLN8B.SMALL.jpg Plastic Apprentice Hey Cosplayers, in todays apprenticeship I'll be teaching you how to make Kylo Ren's Lightsaber from Star WarsEpisode 7 "The Force Awakens" unsing PVC pipe and an off the shelf thermoplastic. Make sure to stay tuned to the end for a chance to win this lightsaber! Watch the Video CLICK HERE TO WAT...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 10:08:17 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Baymax" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Big-Hero-6-Baymax-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Baymax" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AX48/IJX7DS99/FPHAX48IJX7DS99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AX48/IJX7DS99/FPHAX48IJX7DS99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AX48/IJX7DS99/FPHAX48IJX7DS99.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations "Hello... I am Baymax... Ba-la-la-la-la-la." Probably one of my top three favorite movies of all time.. Big Hero 6 is awesome! Well, my friends and I wanted to create the Big Hero 6 team for the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo. Well, since we had the rest of the cast, it was time to make t...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 09:09:56 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Wasabi" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Big-Hero-6-Wasabi-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Wasabi" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/FDLC/IJ1PMFRV/F5MFDLCIJ1PMFRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/FDLC/IJ1PMFRV/F5MFDLCIJ1PMFRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/FDLC/IJ1PMFRV/F5MFDLCIJ1PMFRV.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations He spilled wasabi on his shirt one time, people.. ONE TIME! For the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, my friends wanted to go as the Big Hero 6 cast. Well, we needed a Wasabi and our friend agreed to help out the team. Read to get started?? Materials- EVA FOAM- brown shoe laces-black knee h...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:12:14 PST
Paper-mache Frankenstein Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-mache-Frankenstein-Mask/
Paper-mache Frankenstein Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/YQZS/IIDH6M3P/FR6YQZSIIDH6M3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/YQZS/IIDH6M3P/FR6YQZSIIDH6M3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/YQZS/IIDH6M3P/FR6YQZSIIDH6M3P.SMALL.jpg patnlewis So I had this idea for a Halloween costume, but I didn't have any experience building stuff like this. I knew if this ended up being too time-consuming, too expensive, or just too difficult I'd get sick of it and bail, so I tried to keep it simple for my first attempt.Frankenstein's monster was a gr...
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 15:04:31 PST
How to make a Lightsaber - Anakin Skywalker, Luke, Finn http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lightsaber-Anakin-Skywalker-Luke-Fin/
How to make a Lightsaber - Anakin Skywalker, Luke, Finn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/GOCH/ILJQ9VHX/F50GOCHILJQ9VHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/GOCH/ILJQ9VHX/F50GOCHILJQ9VHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/GOCH/ILJQ9VHX/F50GOCHILJQ9VHX.SMALL.jpg Plastic Apprentice In today's Apprenticeship I'll be teaching you how to make Anakin Skywalker/Luke Skywalker/what appears to be Finn's lightsaber. I'll teach you how to make this lightsaber that has spanned the entirety of the Star Wars Saga cheap and easy Using PVC and an off the shelf thermoplastic Watch The ...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 09:54:59 PST
Skyrim Dragon Priest Mask (Pepakura Papercraft) http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Dragon-Priest-Mask-Pepakura-Papercraft/
Skyrim Dragon Priest Mask (Pepakura Papercraft) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/Y4YX/II21R3DO/FIPY4YXII21R3DO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/Y4YX/II21R3DO/FIPY4YXII21R3DO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/Y4YX/II21R3DO/FIPY4YXII21R3DO.SMALL.jpg IsSu2911 I recently started to play The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim again and while I was fighting a bunch of dragons and wandering around for hours to find all the Dragon Priest's masks, I wondered how to make my own mask - in real life. I think I'm not the only one thinking that these masks just look damn grea...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 19:53:47 PST
GLOW STICK SABER http://www.instructables.com/id/GLOW-STICK-SABER/
GLOW STICK SABER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JRKQ/IHW9R8DW/F8ZJRKQIHW9R8DW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JRKQ/IHW9R8DW/F8ZJRKQIHW9R8DW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JRKQ/IHW9R8DW/F8ZJRKQIHW9R8DW.SMALL.jpg cupmstr Lightsabers are cool. But most are either expensive or tacky. Going to the Star Wars Episode 7 premiere is cool when you bring your lightsaber. But then you're stuck with it at the pub. So here's the solution:Glow Stick Sabers ! ALSO:I submitted this project on the sci-fi competition and glow compet...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 11:37:19 PST
Giant Banana Peel Wearable http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Banana-Peel-Wearable/
Giant Banana Peel Wearable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/59AB/IHTJ77QS/F1X59ABIHTJ77QS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/59AB/IHTJ77QS/F1X59ABIHTJ77QS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/59AB/IHTJ77QS/F1X59ABIHTJ77QS.SMALL.jpg jʎɐɹ-ɾ I had this idea to make a scarf/hat/wearable for my SO, and after thorough research (aka Googling) I felt I had an original idea. My first step was to research the product (eat a banana and look at the peel) and figure out how to put it all together in a recognizable form. A banana peel in its simpl...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 15:43:24 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Yokai" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Big-Hero-6-Yokai-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Yokai" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/SUO3/IHCBQ6J4/FFRSUO3IHCBQ6J4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/SUO3/IHCBQ6J4/FFRSUO3IHCBQ6J4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/SUO3/IHCBQ6J4/FFRSUO3IHCBQ6J4.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations "You're going to watch everything you built disappear! And then it's your turn!.." - YokaiEvery movie about super heroes needs a super villain right? well, i aim to please ::insert diabolical laugh:: MUHAHAHAH!!! .. My friends attended the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo as the Big Hero 6 ...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 11:56:03 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Honey Lemon" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Big-Hero-6-Honey-Lemon-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Honey Lemon" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/R0LT/IH7L8ZRV/FDKR0LTIH7L8ZRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/R0LT/IH7L8ZRV/FDKR0LTIH7L8ZRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/R0LT/IH7L8ZRV/FDKR0LTIH7L8ZRV.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations A dash of perchloric acid, a smidgen of cobalt, a hint of hydrogen peroxide, SUPER HEATED TO FIVE HUNDRED KELVIN, and... you have Honey Lemon of Big Hero 6!For the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, my friends and I wanted to go as the Big Hero 6 cast. We nominated our friend to be Honey Lem...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 09:13:30 PST
The Beginners Guide to Fiber Optics http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Beginners-Guide-to-Fiber-Optics/
The Beginners Guide to Fiber Optics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/NEE7/IGZJ47L8/FMINEE7IGZJ47L8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/NEE7/IGZJ47L8/FMINEE7IGZJ47L8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/NEE7/IGZJ47L8/FMINEE7IGZJ47L8.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Fiber optics! Fiber optics! Admittedly, I'm a little obsessed with fiber optics, and for good reason. They are a durable, versatile, and relatively simple way to add beautiful lighting effects to anything you're making. Just look at some of the gorgeous projects you can create with them! There w...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 11:02:51 PST
Female Frankenstein's Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Female-Frankensteins-Monster/
Female Frankenstein's Monster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/B0GT/IGJT2C9I/FQOB0GTIGJT2C9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/B0GT/IGJT2C9I/FQOB0GTIGJT2C9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/B0GT/IGJT2C9I/FQOB0GTIGJT2C9I.SMALL.jpg beccaschmehcca This year I wanted to venture a little more into special fx makeup rather than 2 dimensional face paint. I also recently had ankle surgery, so wanted to choose a costume that I could incorporate my very sexy walking boot into. I also scoured the internet and sadly didn't find many female takes on Fr...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 12:41:14 PST
How To Make A Mascot Shark Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Mascot-Shark-Costume/
How To Make A Mascot Shark Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/QDK3/IGTY6W24/FVKQDK3IGTY6W24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/QDK3/IGTY6W24/FVKQDK3IGTY6W24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/QDK3/IGTY6W24/FVKQDK3IGTY6W24.SMALL.jpg Mey Lynn Direct Link To Youtube Mascot Shark Video!I made this fabulous suit for Halloween 2015 and a Katy Perry dress to go along with it! It has been one of the greatest costumes that I have made so far simply because of how happy it makes people when they see it! Even if Left Sharks glory days are behind ...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 23:51:08 PST
Ouch! Screw in Head Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ouch-Screw-in-Head-Costume/
Ouch! Screw in Head Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/WB1E/IGS9N5ZC/FDBWB1EIGS9N5ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/WB1E/IGS9N5ZC/FDBWB1EIGS9N5ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/WB1E/IGS9N5ZC/FDBWB1EIGS9N5ZC.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci Ouch! Screw in Head CostumeOne of my first jobs out of college was with a very conservative engineering firm. They had all sorts of restrictive rules on how the office should be run. For instance, nothing could be attached to the cubical walls within 12 inches of the top edge in order to prevent a...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 23:44:30 PST
transforming bumblebee costume http://www.instructables.com/id/transforming-bumblebee-costume/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 23:24:31 PST
DIY Gamora Sword Build http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gamora-Sword-Build/
DIY Gamora Sword Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/F1QR/IGS9M33H/FJ0F1QRIGS9M33H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/F1QR/IGS9M33H/FJ0F1QRIGS9M33H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/F1QR/IGS9M33H/FJ0F1QRIGS9M33H.SMALL.jpg fiermedic This was one part of a large Halloween Guardians of the Galaxy project. My daughter wanted to be Gamora and we needed to make her a suitable sword to really help identify the character. The concept was simple but I encountered a few problems I had to overcome. Here are the supplies that cost abou...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 22:50:06 PST
How To Make Paper Chain Mail http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-paper-chain-mail/
How To Make Paper Chain Mail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/DLZI/IGSBOANG/FJYDLZIIGSBOANG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/DLZI/IGSBOANG/FJYDLZIIGSBOANG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/DLZI/IGSBOANG/FJYDLZIIGSBOANG.SMALL.jpg dotCom01 In this project, I will be teaching you how to make a full body suit of paper chain mail. Please note that this is not supposed to provide protection and that it is mainly for appearance. Gather Materials Needed For this project, you will need: clear scotch tape a good pair of scissors lot...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 16:28:55 PST
Little Lumberjacks and Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Lumberjacks-and-Trees/
Little Lumberjacks and Trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/H0AV/IGSBKKSK/FEVH0AVIGSBKKSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/H0AV/IGSBKKSK/FEVH0AVIGSBKKSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/H0AV/IGSBKKSK/FEVH0AVIGSBKKSK.SMALL.jpg Mclmnt These costumes were a lot of fun! We wanted to think of a parents versus kids theme. With one of the boys constantly trying to climb us and the other always trying to chop us down at our knees, lumberjacks and trees seemed most appropriate! Making the Trees Things you need-5-6 yards of dark brown...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 12:27:30 PST