Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 02:32:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Poor Man's Arc Reactor Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Arc-Reactor-Costume/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:15:08 PDT
My Pedal Pony: a Costume for your Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pedal-Pony-a-Costume-for-your-Bike/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:04:39 PDT
Maleficent costume dress, staff and mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Maleficent-costume-dress-staff-and-mask/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:08:30 PDT
Thomas The Tank Engine Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Thomas-The-Tank-Engine-Costume/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 21:55:56 PST
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Make a Medieval Ring Brooch - Without a Torch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Medieval-Ring-Brooch-Without-a-Torch/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:33:02 PST
Turn 3 Silk Scarves and 3 Seams into a 1920s Style Handkerchief Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-3-Silk-Scarves-and-3-Seams-into-a-1920s-Style/
Turn 3 Silk Scarves and 3 Seams into a 1920s Style Handkerchief Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/5UVS/I6H7F0AF/FGE5UVSI6H7F0AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/5UVS/I6H7F0AF/FGE5UVSI6H7F0AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/5UVS/I6H7F0AF/FGE5UVSI6H7F0AF.SMALL.jpg jdalva Need a last-minute costume? All you need is three square scarves and basic sewing skills and you can have yourself a lovely (and fairly historically accurate) 1920s style dress in an easy afternoon! Add some gloves, a long strand of pearls and a feather or two for your hair, and it's flapper time! T...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:50:37 PST
Iron Man Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Suit-1/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:00:34 PST
Halo Master Chief Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Halo-Master-Chief-Suit/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:53:01 PST
How to Make Your Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Dragon/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:14:13 PST
Link's Master Sword from The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors http://www.instructables.com/id/Links-Master-Sword-from-The-Legend-of-Zelda-Hyrule/
Link's Master Sword from The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/FHZL/I5WCQ5YJ/FZ7FHZLI5WCQ5YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/FHZL/I5WCQ5YJ/FZ7FHZLI5WCQ5YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/FHZL/I5WCQ5YJ/FZ7FHZLI5WCQ5YJ.SMALL.jpg Namisuke After hunting for good Master Sword replica tutorials, I found that most were done in wood (requiring expensive power tools and know-how) or were cheaply made from paper and tape. With conventions increasing their security restrictions, many replicas and fake weapons aren't allowed inside. Therefore...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 10:56:27 PST
Hawk Wings Poncho http://www.instructables.com/id/Hawk-Wings-Poncho/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 23:15:20 PST
Mini Tophat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Tophat/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:15:40 PST
Realistic Digitigrade "Backwards" Costume Animal Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Digitigrade-Backwards-Costume-Animal-Leg/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:49:12 PST
Thermoplastic paper & Cameo Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoplastic-paper-Cameo-Cutter/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:16:03 PST
Fiberglass Costume Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiberglass-Costume-Helmet/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:29:50 PST
Craft Foam Bracers http://www.instructables.com/id/Craft-Foam-Bracers/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 03:32:02 PST
Building Skyrim Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Skyrim-Armor/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:10:29 PST
Iron Man Cosplay Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Cosplay-Boots/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:05:43 PST
How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-and-Embroider-Links-Scarf-from-Hyrule-W/
How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SMALL.jpg Namisuke ^^ Make sure to check out this video tutorial! ^^*If you have found this tutorial helpful, please vote for it if it is currently in a contest. Thanks!Materials: 1m blue fabric (quilting fabric works well) If you are making this for a child, you can use less fabric. Simply measure from the shoulder ...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:48:01 PST
Pepakura Alien Queen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pepakura-Alien-Queen/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:30:10 PST
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Airplane-from-3D-model-to-parade-costume/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 22:52:18 PST
Folding brass fan with etched designs http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-brass-fan-with-etched-designs/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 23:23:06 PST
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Blood-Pumping-Effect-How-to-Cry-Blood/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:15:40 PST
Dalek Dome costume headpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Dalek-Dome-costume-headpiece/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:03:56 PST
No Face from Spirited Away Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Face-from-Sprited-Away-Costume/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:05:32 PST
How to Make Costume Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Costume-Wings/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:47:14 PST
Merida's Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Meridas-Bow/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:48:26 PST
Detailed wonder woman costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Detailed-wonder-woman-costume/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:42:04 PST
DIY Minecraft Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Costume/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:53:34 PST
Batman: Arkham Asylym Scarecrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Arkham-Asylym-Scarecrow/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:35:37 PST
Garbage Pail Baby Costume with Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Garbage-Pail-Baby-Costume/
Garbage Pail Baby Costume with Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/38OE/I2BRG341/FKZ38OEI2BRG341.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/38OE/I2BRG341/FKZ38OEI2BRG341.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/38OE/I2BRG341/FKZ38OEI2BRG341.SMALL.jpg melarky Cute, quick and easy Garbage Pail Kid costume for Halloween! We named our little Garbage Pail Kid, Suzy Poo, but you can easily adapt this to other Garbage Pail Kids. Make it more cute or as gross as you want. We went for CUTE! The Hair I do not know how to crochet. So I bought mine. This is a ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:52:16 PST
DIY LED Stick Figure Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Stick-Figure-Costume/
DIY LED Stick Figure Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/IJV2/I2BRF7O5/FG0IJV2I2BRF7O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/IJV2/I2BRF7O5/FG0IJV2I2BRF7O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/IJV2/I2BRF7O5/FG0IJV2I2BRF7O5.SMALL.jpg siliconghost I'm going to show you how to build a simple LED stick figure costume. This project is super easy providing you have basic soldering skills. It was a huge hit in our neighborhood. I lost count of how many people said this was the best costume they had seen that night and how cool they thought it wa...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:04:24 PST
Mrs Captain America Glow Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Mrs-Captain-America-Glow-Costume/
Mrs Captain America Glow Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/OT39/I2BYNS9S/FGSOT39I2BYNS9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/OT39/I2BYNS9S/FGSOT39I2BYNS9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/OT39/I2BYNS9S/FGSOT39I2BYNS9S.SMALL.jpg richardsonmeg10 Turn your ordinary Halloween costume into a glowing display that lights up the night! It's a big hit in the clubs or just out for the night. If you're modifying a costume for your little one, it has the added benefit of making your trick-or-treater more visible. I have been playing with EL wire cost...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:34:13 PST
Poison Ivy Costume from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Poision-Ivy-Costume-from-Scratch/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:59:45 PST
Dinobot Grimlock - Transformers: Age of Extinction http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinobot-Grimlock-Transformers-Age-of-Extinction/
Dinobot Grimlock - Transformers: Age of Extinction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/6B3R/I2BYMMRG/F606B3RI2BYMMRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/6B3R/I2BYMMRG/F606B3RI2BYMMRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/6B3R/I2BYMMRG/F606B3RI2BYMMRG.SMALL.jpg thomp5km My name is Kaleena and I am an always growing, constantly learning, and often experimental studio/graphic Artist! After working at Disney World for half a year awhile back, I was always inspired by the costumes around the parks and how they filled guests with feelings of excitement and awe! I wanted...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:38:52 PST
Make a Costume Mask Using Pepakura (Bonus: Foam Armor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Costume-Mask-out-of-Pepakura-Bonus-Foam-Arm/
Make a Costume Mask Using Pepakura (Bonus: Foam Armor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/H44B/I2BR6TCE/FX8H44BI2BR6TCE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/H44B/I2BR6TCE/FX8H44BI2BR6TCE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/H44B/I2BR6TCE/FX8H44BI2BR6TCE.SMALL.jpg The Rambler So, I've been eyeing this process called Pepakura for quite a while now. It's all over the internet and instructables already but if you're new to the term basically the idea works like this: You create a 3D model, or take an existing one, and "unfold" it. Unfolding refers to the process of breaking...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:58:06 PST
Payday: Wolf's mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Payday-2-Wolfs-mask-build/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:07:15 PST
Metal Pacman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Pacman-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:56:57 PST
Saguaro Cactus Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Saguaro-Cactus-Costume/
Saguaro Cactus Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/6CPB/I2BR640G/F4O6CPBI2BR640G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/6CPB/I2BR640G/F4O6CPBI2BR640G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/6CPB/I2BR640G/F4O6CPBI2BR640G.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx I love the saguaro cactus. Interesting facts: the super tall ones are around 200 years old, and it can take 10 years for a baby saguaro to grow one inch. Cacti aren't in a hurry, and I like that about them. In honor of the noble saguaro, I decided to dress up as a cactus for Halloween this year.Howe...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:32:03 PST
Stomach shot - Halloween costume 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Stomach-shot-Halloween-costume-2014/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:31:55 PST
Wheelchair + Toothless = Epic Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheelchair-Toothless-Epic-Costume/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 18:08:44 PST
Transformers Optimus Prime costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Transformers-Optimus-Prime-costume-1/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 22:31:27 PST
Gandalf the Grey Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Gandalf-the-Grey-Costume/
Gandalf the Grey Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/8TWR/I2AR0CDB/F678TWRI2AR0CDB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/8TWR/I2AR0CDB/F678TWRI2AR0CDB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/8TWR/I2AR0CDB/F678TWRI2AR0CDB.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood "I am Gandalf, and Gandalf means me!"The big costume I made for Halloween this year was the top wizard himself, Gandalf. My Gandalf was based on his description in the book The Hobbit, with a little mix of Ian McKellen's portrayal, John Howe's paintings and my own spirit-guide drawing. It's not a ...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 23:43:12 PST
Kyoshi Metal Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Kyoshi-Metal-Fans/
Kyoshi Metal Fans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/J6TK/I0LCRATF/F6UJ6TKI0LCRATF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/J6TK/I0LCRATF/F6UJ6TKI0LCRATF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/J6TK/I0LCRATF/F6UJ6TKI0LCRATF.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood If you're familiar with the Avatar: The Last Airbender series, you know who Avatar Kyoshi is: The oldest living avatar, with the largest feet, who got things *done*. Alright, so maybe some of her deeds didn't work out in the long-run...but still, who wouldn't want to dress up as the fiercest Avata...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:40:33 PDT
Halloween Costume: Mail Order Bride http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-Mail-Order-Bride/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 11:27:05 PST
Halloween Costume: Quarter Back http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-Quarter-Back/
Halloween Costume: Quarter Back - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PLDU/I2AQVDY9/FILPLDUI2AQVDY9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PLDU/I2AQVDY9/FILPLDUI2AQVDY9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/PLDU/I2AQVDY9/FILPLDUI2AQVDY9.SMALL.jpg mysterygirl995 This costume is as adorable as my model. hope you enjoy. What You Need What you need for this costume is. a shirt markerduck tapecardboardglue stickscissorsA big picture of a Quarter (you can print it off the Internet here is the link)upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a0/2006_Quarter_Proof...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 14:16:17 PST
Creating a rotten olive http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-rotten-olive/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 18:12:42 PST
Pacman Adventures Pacman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pacman-Adventures-Pacman-Costume/
Pacman Adventures Pacman Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/HMSZ/I283RLAM/FAMHMSZI283RLAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/HMSZ/I283RLAM/FAMHMSZI283RLAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/HMSZ/I283RLAM/FAMHMSZI283RLAM.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Pac-man themed Halloween for us this year. When my boys first said they wanted Pacman, I was all like, yes, I got this! Easy! I'll grab some cardboard and some paint and we're good! Then Zander was like, no, mom, not that one! I want the one from the cartoon. And I'm like, there's a Pacman cartoon? ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 10:07:05 PST
Samus (Metroid Prime) Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Samus-Metroid-Prime-Costume/
Samus (Metroid Prime) Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PFLN/I27GU49I/FL9PFLNI27GU49I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PFLN/I27GU49I/FL9PFLNI27GU49I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PFLN/I27GU49I/FL9PFLNI27GU49I.SMALL.jpg Namisuke This costume took me over 300 hours and about $350 to create. I have added tips to make it cheaper below. Below is a complete list of the materials I personally used, including cost, quantities, and locations you can purchase the items. Prices are in Canadian dollars. Materials - Quantity - Seller -...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:49:02 PST