Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:41:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Leather Skeleton Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Skeleton-Armor/
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By: GoodThing

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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:18:34 PDT
Stargate helmet animatronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Stargate-Helmet-Animatronics/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 23:19:23 PDT
25 Illusion Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Illusion-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/IK5M/IRQL7WLA/FS9IK5MIRQL7WLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/IK5M/IRQL7WLA/FS9IK5MIRQL7WLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/IK5M/IRQL7WLA/FS9IK5MIRQL7WLA.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Halloween is a night where things are not always what they seem.If you want your costume to make people say, "How did they do that?!" then look no further.Whether you choose to transform into a circus contortionist, a person in an all-night-long handstand, or someone who's been sawed in half, you'll...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:35:23 PDT
Maurice Little Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Maurice-Little-Monsters/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:47:15 PDT
Pirate Ships Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Ships-Wheel/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 07:46:59 PDT
Build An Iron Man Helmet For Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Iron-Man-Helmet-for-Cheap/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 10:54:20 PDT
Game of Thrones Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/11H8/IRLQHDJK/F0X11H8IRLQHDJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/11H8/IRLQHDJK/F0X11H8IRLQHDJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/11H8/IRLQHDJK/F0X11H8IRLQHDJK.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Halloween is all about fantasy, so this year, dress up as your favorite Game of Thrones character!No matter who you'd like to be from the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, there's probably something here that will help instruct or inspire you on your DIY journey from average human to White Walker, Daenery...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 11:00:52 PDT
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
Wizard of Oz Flying Monkey http://www.instructables.com/id/Wizard-of-Oz-Flying-Monkey/
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 20:15:36 PDT
Scorpion - *Mortal Kombat* Costume Cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Scorpion-Mortal-Kombat-Costume-Cosplay/
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 05:08:00 PDT
How to make a Sam the Eagle costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Sam-the-Eagle-Costume/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:42:57 PDT
Wooden Legend of Zelda Link Hyrule Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Link-Hyrule-Shield/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:57:41 PDT
Hellboy Comic Con Costume (For Timmy the ThinkGeek Monkey) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hellboy-Comic-Con-Costume-For-Timmy-the-ThinkGeek-/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:36:31 PDT
Sheriff Badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheriff-Badge/
Sheriff Badge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E70O/IQU159LE/F2ZE70OIQU159LE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E70O/IQU159LE/F2ZE70OIQU159LE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E70O/IQU159LE/F2ZE70OIQU159LE.SMALL.jpg IndubitablySam Howdy y'all I decided to make a sheriff badge for a cowboy costume. It did not take long at all and was very easy to make. Get some rust off I was clearing out the cellar and I found this slightly rounded price of metal. It was going to go in the bin but I saved it. I have no idea what its past u...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:13:07 PDT
Spiked Eyepatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiked-Eyepatch/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:20:59 PDT
Silcone Matrix Mould / Cavity Mould http://www.instructables.com/id/Silcone-Matrix-Mould-Cavity-Mould/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:27:28 PDT
DIY Wedge Heels http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Any-Heel-Into-a-Wedge-Heel/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 12:13:13 PDT
Monster Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Box-1/
Monster Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/79UD/IQCMJVP5/FK079UDIQCMJVP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/79UD/IQCMJVP5/FK079UDIQCMJVP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/79UD/IQCMJVP5/FK079UDIQCMJVP5.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl This is my first attempt at making a leather bound monster jewelry/craft box! I haven't really done much work with leather, so I thought I'd try a couple "simple" projects. I mostly used what I had sitting around the Lab (my Halloween work area), and the rest I bought at Tandy's Leather. The leather...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 18:56:16 PDT
Monster Journal http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Journal/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 20:44:38 PDT
PVC Lightsaber Staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Lightsaber-Staff/
PVC Lightsaber Staff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/10FJ/IQ9PL3I2/F9510FJIQ9PL3I2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/10FJ/IQ9PL3I2/F9510FJIQ9PL3I2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/10FJ/IQ9PL3I2/F9510FJIQ9PL3I2.SMALL.jpg abloom4 Diy Lightsaber staffHere is the staff i made for my wife, she is making a Dark Rey Star Wars cosplay. I made this lightsaber staff almost completely out of PVC. It was fairly simple and cost right around $50 What you will need 1 1/4" pvc pipe, about 3 feet1 1" pvc pipe around 5 feet1 3/4" clear ...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:29:54 PDT
Ring Bearer Dog Illusion Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-Bearer-Dog-Illusion-Costume/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:47:31 PDT
Crocheted Wizard/Witch Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-WizardWitch-Hat/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:41:49 PDT
Make your own Mjölnir - Thor's Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Mjölnir-Thors-Hammer/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 18:53:16 PDT
Recycled Truck Tyre Armour http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Truck-Tyre-Armour/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 11:37:26 PDT
Elton John Glasses with T-Glase http://www.instructables.com/id/Elton-John-Glasses/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 05:42:33 PDT
Dog Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Armor/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 14:05:29 PDT
Pride Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Pride-Hat/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 15:48:03 PDT
Steampunk Goggles for Couples http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Goggles-for-Couples/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:41:22 PDT
Mortal Combat Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Mortal-Combat-Costume/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 18:01:18 PDT
Bare Bones Vacuum Forming Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bare-Bones-Vacuum-Forming-Box/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 14:46:31 PDT
How to make a Marvel: "Agent Venom" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Marvel-Agent-Venom-Costume/
How to make a Marvel: "Agent Venom" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/5PIW/INUV3XR5/FER5PIWINUV3XR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/5PIW/INUV3XR5/FER5PIWINUV3XR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/5PIW/INUV3XR5/FER5PIWINUV3XR5.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations We are Venom! After the symbiotic bonds to its new host, Flash Thompson, they become Age Venom. Flash apparently was apparently a corporal in the US army and lost both his legs in the Iraq War. Flash willingly accepts the symbiote for the opportunity to walk again, as it artificially creates him le...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 10:44:08 PDT
Homemade TF2 Medics Ubersaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-TF2-Medics-Ubersaw/
Homemade TF2 Medics Ubersaw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/PRJ2/INT4BO4K/FW7PRJ2INT4BO4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/PRJ2/INT4BO4K/FW7PRJ2INT4BO4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/PRJ2/INT4BO4K/FW7PRJ2INT4BO4K.SMALL.jpg NobleAni Hello and welcome, dear reader, to the (hopefully) most bodacious tutorial you will read today. I will be walking you through the process of how I made the Ubersaw, a weapon used by the Medic in the game Team Fortress 2. You should know that, though, if you don't then I think you stumbled into the w...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 10:02:40 PDT
Moon Secrets LED Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Moon-Secrets-LED-Jacket/
Moon Secrets LED Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/JADS/INT6E9SF/FUTJADSINT6E9SF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/JADS/INT6E9SF/FUTJADSINT6E9SF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/JADS/INT6E9SF/FUTJADSINT6E9SF.SMALL.jpg bekathwia Have you been to the moon? Do you know what secrets it holds? I was invited to construct an LED space uniform jacket for Buzz Aldrin to wear in a segment on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. It's a fairly straightforward NeoPixel and LED sequin project and I thought you might like to learn how to ...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 00:05:01 PDT
Star Wars Rey costume with props http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rey-Costume-With-Props/
Star Wars Rey costume with props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ARBH/INT4A7DS/F0PARBHINT4A7DS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ARBH/INT4A7DS/F0PARBHINT4A7DS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ARBH/INT4A7DS/F0PARBHINT4A7DS.SMALL.jpg seamster This is a Star Wars Rey costume I made for my daughter, complete with a bunch of accessories. The techniques I used to make this could easily be scaled for a person of any size.In this Instructable, I've shared most of the pertinent details and how-to info in photo notes. If you're looking at a step...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 22:50:56 PDT
How to make a Mortal Kombat: "Sub-Zero" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mortal-Kombat-Sub-Zero-Costume/
How to make a Mortal Kombat: "Sub-Zero" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/I1HY/INQ9CAJX/F75I1HYINQ9CAJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/I1HY/INQ9CAJX/F75I1HYINQ9CAJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/I1HY/INQ9CAJX/F75I1HYINQ9CAJX.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations One of the "coolest" ninjas around, Sub-Zero is a fan favorite character of Mortal Kombat. He's part of the Lin Khuei, adversary to Scorpion, and freezes things! come on, how awesome is that! Well, my bestie needed a costume for the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, and I just couldn't let him ...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 10:45:46 PDT
PVC body armor http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Body-Armor/
PVC body armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/0WW4/IRT77QV6/FJX0WW4IRT77QV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/0WW4/IRT77QV6/FJX0WW4IRT77QV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/0WW4/IRT77QV6/FJX0WW4IRT77QV6.SMALL.jpg Isaiahjcarrier 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.Update: I have made a new helmet since the original build, and and so I ...
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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/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:01:01 PDT
Ring wraith robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-Wraith-Robe-Costume/
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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/
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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/
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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