Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Mar 2017 04:57:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cardboard Knight Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Knight-Costume/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:08:59 PDT
How to Do a Class Play With 4th and 5th Graders http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-a-Class-Play-With-4th-and-5th-Graders/
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Sun, 12 Mar 2017 17:09:09 PDT
Big Wigs—Cheap, Large Wig Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-WigsCheap-Large-Wig-Technique/
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 18:44:21 PST
Multicolor Dragon Headdress http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolor-Dragon-Headdress/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:14:10 PST
Imperator Furiosa (Mad Max Fury Road) http://www.instructables.com/id/Imperator-Furiosa-Mad-Max-Fury-Road/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 04:28:41 PST
Duct Tape Mannequin http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Mannequin/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:17:17 PST
Life Size Raptor Head From Jurassic Park (part of Full Costume) http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Raptor-Head-From-Jurassic-Park-part-of-F/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 07:14:54 PST
Rise of The Tombraider Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Rise-of-the-Tombraider-Holster/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:29:44 PST
How to make a X-Men: "Rachel Summers/ Phoenix" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-X-Men-Rachel-Summers-Phoenix-Costume/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 08:59:29 PST
The Suit (programmable, interactive) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Suit-programmable-Interactive/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 05:22:21 PST
PVC training khopesh (sickle sword) http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Training-Khopesh-sickle-Sword/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 01:21:12 PST
Weathering fake holsters for cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Weathering-Fake-Holsters-for-Cosplay/
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:14:40 PST
Cheep Stormtrooper Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheep-Stormtrooper-Helmet/
Cheep Stormtrooper Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/U42K/IY4Q5IC7/FZWU42KIY4Q5IC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/U42K/IY4Q5IC7/FZWU42KIY4Q5IC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/U42K/IY4Q5IC7/FZWU42KIY4Q5IC7.SMALL.jpg IndubitablySam Ever since I was a little boy I have loved star wars. I admired most the wonderful characters and there magnificent costumes. There costume design made me feel as if I was really there... a long time ago in a galaxy far far away. Therefore I wanted to own my own piece of this mystical land. I really...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:00:28 PST
Cute Displacer Beast Tentacles http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Displacer-Beast-Tentacles/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:00:33 PST
Easy to Assemble Lightsabers http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Assemble-Lightsabers/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 10:08:34 PST
Native American Headdress / War Bonnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Native-American-Headdress-War-Bonnet/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 02:35:07 PST
How to Make Prosthetic Scars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Prosthetic-Scars/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 20:05:04 PST
Winter Soldier Arm Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Soldier-Arm-Build/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 18:36:32 PST
Mortal Kombat SubZero/Saibot Mask - Cardboard DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Mortal-Kombat-SubZeroSaibot-Mask-Cardboard-DIY/
Mortal Kombat SubZero/Saibot Mask - Cardboard DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/U6BA/IX0PZ4F9/FIFU6BAIX0PZ4F9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/U6BA/IX0PZ4F9/FIFU6BAIX0PZ4F9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/U6BA/IX0PZ4F9/FIFU6BAIX0PZ4F9.SMALL.jpg DaliL time-lapse video: long video: Print PDF template, Trace & Cut 'cardboard' download PDF from my blog: http://dali-lomo.blogspot.com/2015/07/mortal-kombat-saibotsub-zero-mask-diy.htmlthis template included Saibot & SubZero design, i'm making SubZero in this project.material: mounting board http://...
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 21:19:43 PST
Mabel Pines Light-Up Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Mabel-Pines-Light-Up-Sweater/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 19:23:29 PST
How to build a fire breathing dragon mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Fire-Breathing-Dragon-Mask/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 06:06:42 PST
Tentacled Four Armed, Four Eyed Alien Costume. http://www.instructables.com/id/Tentacled-Four-Armed-Four-Eyed-Alien-Costume/
Tentacled Four Armed, Four Eyed Alien Costume. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/KAQF/IWQV9EUY/FTAKAQFIWQV9EUY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/KAQF/IWQV9EUY/FTAKAQFIWQV9EUY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/KAQF/IWQV9EUY/FTAKAQFIWQV9EUY.SMALL.jpg HavelockVetinari For Halloween my son asked me to make him an alien costume and I was quite excited to give it a go because I could really let my imagination go wild. I wanted to come up with something a bit more alien than the usual Humanoid "Grey" or Star wars themed alien so I had the idea for a 4 armed tentacled...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 13:07:00 PST
Avocado Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Avocado-Costume/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 14:56:16 PST
Erwin Rommel's Iconic Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Erwin-Rommels-Iconic-Hat/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 21:24:16 PST
Quality Easy Pirate Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Quality-Easy-Pirate-Hat/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 19:40:33 PST
Easy DIY Grinch Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Grinch-Sweater/
Easy DIY Grinch Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/ER18/IVO59RB0/FMKER18IVO59RB0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/ER18/IVO59RB0/FMKER18IVO59RB0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/ER18/IVO59RB0/FMKER18IVO59RB0.SMALL.jpg bginoza Are you ready for the ever approaching holiday season? Prepared for that upcoming ugly Christmas Sweater party? This easy tutorial will surely show you how easy it to make that sweater you've been putting off, and of course, you'll be doing it in style. Gather materials What you will need:referen...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 14:08:32 PST
Metal Cosmoclast Helmet (Destiny: Rise of Iron) http://www.instructables.com/id/Metsal-Cosmoclast-Helmet-Destiny-Rise-of-Iron/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 13:10:36 PST
Zootopia Bellewether Headpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Zootopia-Bellewether-Headpiece/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 18:24:03 PST
Maleficent Headpiece Using Cardstock http://www.instructables.com/id/Maleficent-Headpiece-Using-Cardstock/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 07:01:31 PST
Cabbage Patch Kid Hat (NO Crocheting or Sewing!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabbage-Patch-Kid-Hat-NO-Crocheting-or-Sewing/
Cabbage Patch Kid Hat (NO Crocheting or Sewing!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/YMD4/IVHQRFSQ/FV4YMD4IVHQRFSQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/YMD4/IVHQRFSQ/FV4YMD4IVHQRFSQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/YMD4/IVHQRFSQ/FV4YMD4IVHQRFSQ.SMALL.jpg Meglymoo87 Sometimes we all need a little nostalgia in our lives. What better way to get your fix then with a household classic, the Cabbage Patch Kids!? This Cabbage Patch inspired hat/wig is a big trend in kids and baby fashion...isn't it time you could make your own? Easy and cheap, with NO crocheting or se...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:04:19 PST
DIY Minnie Mouse ears with bow http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minnie-Mouse-Ears-With-Bow/
DIY Minnie Mouse ears with bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/TH4T/IVHQLU47/FOFTH4TIVHQLU47.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/TH4T/IVHQLU47/FOFTH4TIVHQLU47.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/TH4T/IVHQLU47/FOFTH4TIVHQLU47.SMALL.jpg Lillyvilleky This is how I made my own Minnie Mouse ears for a Disney cruise. I actually made 2 pairs, which were $25 each online so I probably saved close to $45 by making my own! Materials Materials needed:HeadbandFeltPen/pencilFabric, ribbon, or bow Ric racHot glue stringCardstockBattingCup or round object...
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:06:44 PST
Robopunk Bluetooth Speaker Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Robopunk-Bluetooth-Speaker-Goggles/
Robopunk Bluetooth Speaker Goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/GV2S/IVHQJH3I/FH6GV2SIVHQJH3I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/GV2S/IVHQJH3I/FH6GV2SIVHQJH3I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/GV2S/IVHQJH3I/FH6GV2SIVHQJH3I.SMALL.jpg Sam Freeman I built a pair of speakers into some goggles because I thought it was so crazy that no one would've tried it yet. They've gotten a great response from friends, so I now share my wisdom with you. Yes, they do fit in front of your eyes, but they're exactly as difficult to see out of as you'd expect. A...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 21:25:16 PST
2016 Ghostbusters Proton Pack REBOOT http://www.instructables.com/id/2016-Ghostbusters-Proton-Pack-REBOOT/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:17:42 PST
How to make a Yarn Headband http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Yarn-Headband/
How to make a Yarn Headband - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/MUDY/IVHQHFJK/F89MUDYIVHQHFJK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/MUDY/IVHQHFJK/F89MUDYIVHQHFJK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/MUDY/IVHQHFJK/F89MUDYIVHQHFJK.SMALL.jpg VaanyaW This is one of the easiest things you can make with yarn, yet it looks so cute!Here is one way to transform a drab headband from the craft store into something unique! Materials You will need:- Approx. 300cm of Super Bulky yarn-White School Glue-A small piece of cardboard-Scissors-A felt headband...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 13:07:31 PST
Maimie The Clown Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Maimie-the-Clown-Costume/
Maimie The Clown Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/AJUO/IV0BIWMZ/FDOAJUOIV0BIWMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/AJUO/IV0BIWMZ/FDOAJUOIV0BIWMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/AJUO/IV0BIWMZ/FDOAJUOIV0BIWMZ.SMALL.jpg Amanda_McGahey Evil clowns have been spotted in the Portland Metro area today. Kids are being lured into the woods by what seems to be several people dressed as clowns. Children are stating that, “the clowns are offering them money to follow them into the woods.” This is the fourth sighting nationwide within the l...
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 10:22:47 PST
Halloween Train http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Train/
Halloween Train - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3EAD/IV0BLKNH/FZR3EADIV0BLKNH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3EAD/IV0BLKNH/FZR3EADIV0BLKNH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3EAD/IV0BLKNH/FZR3EADIV0BLKNH.SMALL.jpg wentworthm This is my first Instructable. I built this train for my son's Halloween costume/ride. He wore the Tiny Pteranodon costume from Dinosaur Train so I thought he obviously needed a train. Let me know what you think of my creation. Make the base frame First step is to build a platform. I decided ...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 18:44:36 PST
Making Ant-man http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Ant-man/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 20:28:02 PST
Easy Smee Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Smee-Costume/
Easy Smee Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/A79C/IV0BMZDN/F2IA79CIV0BMZDN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/A79C/IV0BMZDN/F2IA79CIV0BMZDN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/A79C/IV0BMZDN/F2IA79CIV0BMZDN.SMALL.jpg cfremming Our family's theme this year for Halloween was Peter Pan.I'm expecting so I have a good size belly. I decided to be Smee since he has a good size belly too.I was really short on time and put this costume together in about a half an hour. Supplies Supplies Needed -White t-shirt-Robbin's egg Blue...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 21:45:20 PST
How to Put your Past DIY Costumes to Good Use as a Prop for Next Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-Your-Past-DIY-Costumes-to-Good-Use-As-a/
How to Put your Past DIY Costumes to Good Use as a Prop for Next Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZMK5/IV0ATPHA/FR3ZMK5IV0ATPHA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZMK5/IV0ATPHA/FR3ZMK5IV0ATPHA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZMK5/IV0ATPHA/FR3ZMK5IV0ATPHA.SMALL.jpg ThirstyMason05 In this Instructable I will show you how to put this years, or past DIY Halloween costumes to good use for future Halloweens. Last year I made a "white walker" (from Game of Thrones) costume as I envisioned. So I will use this costume as an example of how to preserve it by keeping its shape overti...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 20:13:18 PST
Project Owl Man Lord of Tears http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Owl-Man-Lord-of-Tears/
Project Owl Man Lord of Tears - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/R4WN/IV0BNRKM/FUFR4WNIV0BNRKM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/R4WN/IV0BNRKM/FUFR4WNIV0BNRKM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/R4WN/IV0BNRKM/FUFR4WNIV0BNRKM.SMALL.jpg Lagatek Produktionz This homemade Lord of Tears Owl man costume was great fun to create, but little did I know all the work that had to be done. Lord of Tears is a horror film directed and produced by Scottish director and producer Lawrie Brewster, known for his 2013 film Lord of TearsI first laid eyes on this characte...
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 00:07:07 PST
Costume Needs a Tail? (e.g., Pikachu) http://www.instructables.com/id/Costume-Needs-a-Tail-eg-Pikachu/
Costume Needs a Tail? (e.g., Pikachu) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PAXL/IV0BNP7H/FEEPAXLIV0BNP7H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PAXL/IV0BNP7H/FEEPAXLIV0BNP7H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PAXL/IV0BNP7H/FEEPAXLIV0BNP7H.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci Costume Needs a Tail? .......... (See Step #7 for Ears!)Find yourself making a costume that needs a tail? Many costumes need one, but there aren't really any good options for attaching a tail. There are lots of pinned-on droopy tails, but not many stand-up, perky, be proud tail options - until now...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 23:47:13 PST
Keaton tames the Indominus Rex! http://www.instructables.com/id/Keaton-Tames-the-Indominus-Rex/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 00:19:07 PST
Star Fire Teen Titans Go Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Fire-Teen-Titans-Go-Costume/
Star Fire Teen Titans Go Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/MSXD/IV0BD2MQ/FF5MSXDIV0BD2MQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/MSXD/IV0BD2MQ/FF5MSXDIV0BD2MQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/MSXD/IV0BD2MQ/FF5MSXDIV0BD2MQ.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This year my family dressed up as the Teen Titans for Halloween. We went with the style from Teen Titans Go rather than the original since it was a little more light and simple. I was in charge of the vast majority of all the costumes. It was a lot of work and a race against time to get it all toget...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 18:20:11 PST
Excalibur, Antique Leather Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Leather-Sword/
Excalibur, Antique Leather Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/XSIS/IV0BHYBS/FX2XSISIV0BHYBS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/XSIS/IV0BHYBS/FX2XSISIV0BHYBS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/XSIS/IV0BHYBS/FX2XSISIV0BHYBS.SMALL.jpg caracoda Hello everyone!I was planning to make something different but the rules say "something you hold that adds a “wow” factor to your costume" so here it is. Antique leather sword. This is a universal prop which is good for any event whether it is Halloween or New Year or a children's B'Day party. It is...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 05:33:07 PST
The Fire-breathing steel Dragon helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Breathing-Steel-Dragon-Helmet/
The Fire-breathing steel Dragon helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/GB20/IVHQFFQ2/FHXGB20IVHQFFQ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/GB20/IVHQFFQ2/FHXGB20IVHQFFQ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/GB20/IVHQFFQ2/FHXGB20IVHQFFQ2.SMALL.jpg Makersauce I mean seriously, dragons? they're everybody's favorite lizard! partner it with a flamethrower, you're about to steal all the eyes this halloween!Mount it on a wall, wear it on, it's all good. IT STILL BREATHES FIRE ON IT'S OWN!in today's episode of makersauce, we'll be making a supposedly paper mas...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 23:39:44 PST
Robin Teen Titans Go Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Robin-Teen-Titans-Go-Costume/
Robin Teen Titans Go Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/USNY/IV0B4IPT/F48USNYIV0B4IPT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/USNY/IV0B4IPT/F48USNYIV0B4IPT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/USNY/IV0B4IPT/F48USNYIV0B4IPT.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This year my family dressed up as the Teen Titans for Halloween. We went with the style from Teen Titans Go rather than the original since it was a little more light and simple. I was in charge of the vast majority of all the costumes. It was a lot of work and a race against time to get it all toget...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 19:38:02 PST
ALIEN CYBORG FISHMAN HEADPIECE http://www.instructables.com/id/ALIEN-CYBORG-FISHMAN/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 14:09:14 PST
50s Poodle Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/50s-Poodle-Skirt/
50s Poodle Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/24VD/IV0AZJ45/FMV24VDIV0AZJ45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/24VD/IV0AZJ45/FMV24VDIV0AZJ45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/24VD/IV0AZJ45/FMV24VDIV0AZJ45.SMALL.jpg eccuste We decided to make our Halloween costumes this year because we thought we could make better costumes for less expense than the premade ones in the stores. We were right. Altogether for my daughter’s skirt, I spent about $7.50. We spent about another $5.75 on the poodle and rick-rack so altogether we...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 05:41:12 PST
Mad Hatter Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-Hatter-Halloween-Costume/
Mad Hatter Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/H1UL/IV0AYRPO/FG3H1ULIV0AYRPO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/H1UL/IV0AYRPO/FG3H1ULIV0AYRPO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/H1UL/IV0AYRPO/FG3H1ULIV0AYRPO.SMALL.jpg lizard121433 I decided to do the Mad Hatter for Halloween this year. And because I has to make my most of my costume to get the look I wanted, I figured I would do an instructable while I was at it. My documentation of it is not 100% perfect because I did some of these late at night and sometimes I would forget ...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 04:52:20 PST
MIDI Drum Machine Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-MIDI-Drum-Machine-Costume/
MIDI Drum Machine Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/CISA/IV0AOHER/FPFCISAIV0AOHER.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/CISA/IV0AOHER/FPFCISAIV0AOHER.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/CISA/IV0AOHER/FPFCISAIV0AOHER.SMALL.jpg johnwmillr Here's the plan: build a functional, Arduino-powered, MIDI-enabled, interactive drum machine costume in 48 hours. Easy, right? Actually, it's not too bad!After giving up on building a functional Flux capacitor for Halloween, the idea of a drum machine costume came to me out of the blue. I had played...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 04:38:16 PST