Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:23:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Super Mario Hat Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Hat-Tutorial/
Super Mario Hat Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/Q8NF/I0NOHWMG/F0TQ8NFI0NOHWMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/Q8NF/I0NOHWMG/F0TQ8NFI0NOHWMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/Q8NF/I0NOHWMG/F0TQ8NFI0NOHWMG.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My youngest son is going to be Super Mario from the Nintendo DS/Wii Games for Halloween this year.Most of the time I am perfectly fine with purchasing costumes, as I am a full time working mommy with way to many commitments.However, I am also trying to be reasonable that with three children, purcha...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:29:33 PDT
Zombie / Serial Killer Corset http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Serial-Killer-Corset/
Zombie / Serial Killer Corset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SMALL.jpg Tye Rannosaurus This Instructable will show you how to make your own meat corset (or corpse-t as I like to call it!) by building on top of a pre-made corset. You can do this from scratch if you're feeling particularly crafty, but I prefer using pre-made corsets as they're cheap, easy to buy, and I can destroy it w...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:45:47 PDT
Princess Merida Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincess-Merida-Costume/
Princess Merida Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CI72/HO7XD4LB/FATCI72HO7XD4LB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CI72/HO7XD4LB/FATCI72HO7XD4LB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CI72/HO7XD4LB/FATCI72HO7XD4LB.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs My cosplay/ costume of DIsney Pixars Princess Merida of Dunbroch! I just love her independent and tom-boy-ish character. Her story is lovely and the more often I see the landscape the more I want to go back visit scotland!! Her personalilty fits me to good to be true and so it was decided! My new c...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 08:36:08 PST
Batman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Costume/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:02:15 PDT
Lion Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lion-Dog-Costume/
Lion Dog Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/5478/H97JSC4W/FI85478H97JSC4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/5478/H97JSC4W/FI85478H97JSC4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/5478/H97JSC4W/FI85478H97JSC4W.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Tucker had always dreamed of being a lion.  He imagined languid days on the Serengeti, punctuated with thrilling hunts, watching the lionesses chase down wild antelope, and then moving in for his share.  When he thought about it enough, he could even feel the hot, dry wind blowing through his luxuri...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 12:49:09 PST
Leather Dragon Scale Gauntlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Dragon-Scale-Gauntlet/
Leather Dragon Scale Gauntlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/5ZAT/I0FFCX1P/FAL5ZATI0FFCX1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/5ZAT/I0FFCX1P/FAL5ZATI0FFCX1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/5ZAT/I0FFCX1P/FAL5ZATI0FFCX1P.SMALL.jpg wmusser This is an instructable going step by step through making a leather forearm gauntlet for my costume this fall. It took many hours and was some hard work but I love how it came out and couldn't be happier.NOTE: I have very little experience with leather tooling so the professionals be aware of that ...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:27:02 PDT
Army Of Two Paintball Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Army-Of-Two-Paintball-Mask/
Army Of Two Paintball Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TBXD/I04MIVPB/FRUTBXDI04MIVPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TBXD/I04MIVPB/FRUTBXDI04MIVPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TBXD/I04MIVPB/FRUTBXDI04MIVPB.SMALL.jpg nwalt31 Ever wanted to be Salem or Rios in real life? I know I have! And now you can when you wear your very own Army of Two Paintball mask. In this project you have a choice of just making it a prop, or you can go the extra mile and make it a paintball mask.This was a pretty labor intensive build and I sug...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:56:21 PDT
Shrunken Head! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shrunken-Head/
Shrunken Head! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SMALL.jpg kaymess I don't know what it is about shrunken heads I find so interesting. Maybe it stems from a love of the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland, and the head hunter at the end of the ride. Or maybe it was trips to Ye Olde Curiosity Shop in Seattle as a kid. EIther way, at some point something romanticized in my m...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:42:28 PDT
Captain America Helmet using many materials. http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Helmet-using-many-materials/
Captain America Helmet using many materials. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E363/I0C8XB17/F2ZE363I0C8XB17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E363/I0C8XB17/F2ZE363I0C8XB17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E363/I0C8XB17/F2ZE363I0C8XB17.SMALL.jpg lxcosplay In this, my first Instructable, I will show you how I made my captain america helmet from start to finish, using a combination of many material. I've seen peopl fight on forums about which materials are best overall, to which i say, all materials are great for one thing or another, but the best resu...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:10:39 PDT
Lego Batman Costume On The Fast & Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Batman-On-The-Fast-Cheap/
Lego Batman Costume On The Fast & Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/1P61/HY12CWOA/FVW1P61HY12CWOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/1P61/HY12CWOA/FVW1P61HY12CWOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/1P61/HY12CWOA/FVW1P61HY12CWOA.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit It is that time of year again when I spend summers away and get creative juices pumping at high speed. So, when it came time to decide what I would be I pondered and then it hit me. I love Lego's, I love batman, I loved the Lego movie....I shall be Lego Batman!!The down fall, I am the WORST at taki...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:45:01 PDT
Viking hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-hood/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:09 PDT
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Princess-or-Christmas-Elf-Ears-Headband/
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Elf Ears!Yes, an Elven ears headband!Whether a Christmas elf complete with stocking hat...Or an Elven Princess...these ears are the perfect accessory! Supplies You'll need:Aluminum foilPolymer oven bake clay in the desired colorrolling pinpoking devicefishing linemetal headband Make the Ear for...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:27:04 PDT
How to model an anthropomorphic skull in Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-model-an-anthropomorphic-skull-in-Meshmixer/
How to model an anthropomorphic skull in Meshmixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/VQHQ/HZXYN44X/FRNVQHQHZXYN44X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/VQHQ/HZXYN44X/FRNVQHQHZXYN44X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/VQHQ/HZXYN44X/FRNVQHQHZXYN44X.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist I've been having fun modeling anthropomorphic skulls for halloween lately, and I thought I'd share the basics of my process.Why skulls? Because it's easier to make a realistic anthro character/model going UP from a skull than to model them based on soft tissue (skin, cartilage) going down. It's also...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:15:54 PDT
How to Build a Boba Fett Jetpack from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Built-a-Boba-Fett-Jetpack-from-Scratch/
How to Build a Boba Fett Jetpack from Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/CDEE/HZQTG09V/F73CDEEHZQTG09V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/CDEE/HZQTG09V/F73CDEEHZQTG09V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/CDEE/HZQTG09V/F73CDEEHZQTG09V.SMALL.jpg kylegilbert Let's face it, $350 is a lot of cash to be throwing down to purchase a molded jetpack kit to complete your Boba Fett costume. Fortunately, it's not impossible to put together a jetpack from scratch (at least that's what I told myself when I started this project). It's taken me five weeks, and I want...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:54:41 PDT
Deathstroke http://www.instructables.com/id/Deathstroke/
Deathstroke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/W1JS/HZMJ248C/FZQW1JSHZMJ248C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/W1JS/HZMJ248C/FZQW1JSHZMJ248C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/W1JS/HZMJ248C/FZQW1JSHZMJ248C.SMALL.jpg Planet Rob DEATHSTROKE THE TERMINATOR!!!This is a base instructable about how to make Deathstroke costume for cosplay. I have created an instuctable for Mr Freeze and Carnage if you would like to see my previous work. :) Also check out my page Night Terrors of GothamOk, before we get started, let me state that...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 07:46:52 PDT
Batgirl Utility Belt 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Batgirl-Utility-Belt-2014/
Batgirl Utility Belt 2014 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/69UF/HZL3PYAK/F5P69UFHZL3PYAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/69UF/HZL3PYAK/F5P69UFHZL3PYAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/69UF/HZL3PYAK/F5P69UFHZL3PYAK.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction So for those of you who don't know, I am a huge batman fan. Like I have a problem, I have a batman lunch box, the box set of the animated series, the box set of Batman Beyond, a batman shower curtain, a batman bathmat, a batman umbrella, and I wear batman board shorts whenever I swim. I think a hu...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:37:46 PDT
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtle-Character-Master-Splin/
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SMALL.jpg jleighkrupp This is just a few pics to show my Master Splinter Costume. I made this with a paper mache head, furry brown fabric and black and white felt. The hair is just loose pieces I got at a yard sale for .25. The outfit is a simple black and grey rope with an extra long belt to wrap around several times. ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:06:49 PDT
Dead Fairies http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Fairies/
Dead Fairies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl A good prop for a witch's kitchen Needed supplies (Basic build) I used a few paint brushes, titanium white acrylic paint, a mason jar, some small skeletons and some craft butterflies. I just used hot glue to put stuff together. Tedious stuff, then fun stuff... I took the butterfly wings off t...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:57:25 PDT
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Queen-Elsas-Dress-And-Wig/
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SMALL.jpg mbridwell Get Elastic, 4-5 Rolls Of Tulle, Sew On Buttons And A Big Broach (something Christmas-ish) Start with me siring your child around upper chest and under arms. I Used Extra Long Pieces Depending on how long you want the dress is how much tulle you need, ours was extra long so it took about 4-6...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 06:44:22 PDT
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooves-from-Comfy-Shoes-No-high-heels/
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SMALL.jpg RiftwingDesigns Sometimes the best part of a costume is a little attention to detail. If your costume has hooves, why not make a pair of shoes into durable, realistic-looking hooves to add a little something extra to your outfit?In this Instructable, I will go over the materials and steps required to make hooves ou...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:21:15 PDT
Large Distressed Gear for Steampunk Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Distressed-Gear-for-Steampunk-Costumes/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 13:20:27 PDT
Hot Glue Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Candles-for-Day-of-the-Dead-Costume/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:55:40 PDT
Timeless Trends Dyeable Corsets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Timeless-Trends-Dyeable-Corsets/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:29:01 PDT
Baby Buccaneer Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Buccaneer-Costume/
Baby Buccaneer Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/S05Z/HXG6PCMF/F6ES05ZHXG6PCMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/S05Z/HXG6PCMF/F6ES05ZHXG6PCMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/S05Z/HXG6PCMF/F6ES05ZHXG6PCMF.SMALL.jpg dharmatradingco Arrrrrr matey! We went all out on this one! We realize it is complicated with a long materials list, but you may already have some of this at home. Take from it what you will! Let's Get Started! Shopping list:Childrens Wide Brim Sun Hat Habotai Silk Scarf Pull on Pants Cotton Interlock Snap On Bi...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:14:33 PDT
A $45 minion! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-45-minion/
A $45 minion! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl I know, a lot of people have made their own version. So i had to have mine as well. Lol! Had to start somewhere. A quick sketch of the important info I needed. This build was for my niece Kenzie. She just wanted 3 things. 1 eye, open mouth smile, and squiggly hair. My measurements were her shoulders...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 00:31:37 PDT
LED Shoulder Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shoulder-Pads/
LED Shoulder Pads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3XAH/HJKC58N0/F833XAHHJKC58N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3XAH/HJKC58N0/F833XAHHJKC58N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3XAH/HJKC58N0/F833XAHHJKC58N0.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura For this project, I was inspired by my best friend. She had been wanting some disco-fabulous armor-inspired wearable technology for music festivals and costume parties for some time. I took a pair of construction/gardening knee-pads and turned them into glitterific shoulder pads that shine bright ...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:18:25 PDT
3D Printed Blooming Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Blooming-Flowers/
3D Printed Blooming Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/6LWL/HX1WDCK4/FRT6LWLHX1WDCK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/6LWL/HX1WDCK4/FRT6LWLHX1WDCK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/6LWL/HX1WDCK4/FRT6LWLHX1WDCK4.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes These creepily beautiful pod blossoms grew out of my desire to create a flower that would open and close with mechanical actuation. I was playing with a tentacle shape that two fellow Pier 9 Artists in Residence (Andreas Bastian and Anouk Wipprecht) had been experimenting with. I created many diff...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:24:45 PDT
Sew a Where the Wild Things Are hat + pattern! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Where-the-Wild-Things-Are-hat-pattern/
Sew a Where the Wild Things Are hat + pattern! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Are you guys excited for the movie? I'm geeking out over here. I'm totally wearing this opening night. This is a really simple pattern - the whole hat is only eight pieces! LET THE WILD RUMPUS START! The pattern is on STEP 2 - scroll down to the bottom of the step and click on the PDF there! If ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 16:27:32 PDT
Leather Pouch Tutorial & Intro to Basic Leather Working http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Pouch-Tutorial-Intro-to-Basic-Leather-Work/
Leather Pouch Tutorial & Intro to Basic Leather Working - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/OEL0/HWRC5X3G/FJ8OEL0HWRC5X3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/OEL0/HWRC5X3G/FJ8OEL0HWRC5X3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/OEL0/HWRC5X3G/FJ8OEL0HWRC5X3G.SMALL.jpg Towering Props Good evening ladies and gents. In this fine Instructable I will be showing you how to create your own leather pouches! This is also a great introductory in basic leather working.If you have any questions regarding the tutorial, making of your own cosplay/costume or just want to say hi please send me...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:11:17 PDT
Ulltuna Helmet (Viking Helm) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ulltuna-Helmet-Viking-Helm/
Ulltuna Helmet (Viking Helm) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/JWRQ/HWRZ7PZY/F2YJWRQHWRZ7PZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/JWRQ/HWRZ7PZY/F2YJWRQHWRZ7PZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/JWRQ/HWRZ7PZY/F2YJWRQHWRZ7PZY.SMALL.jpg PaleoPunk This hardened leather helmet is great for reenacting, renaissance fairs, or accidentally scaring the neighbors. This style of helmet is nice because it doesn't require large pieces of leather or pieces of uniform thickness, so it can be made from scraps and leftovers. The mask that covers the lower ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:29:27 PDT
Cosplay Axe - Astrid Httyd 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosplay-Axe-Astrid-Httyd-2/
Cosplay Axe - Astrid Httyd 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/OZLK/HWKCDAA0/FJDOZLKHWKCDAA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/OZLK/HWKCDAA0/FJDOZLKHWKCDAA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/OZLK/HWKCDAA0/FJDOZLKHWKCDAA0.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs I really really want to see the new How to train your dragon 2 , but I don't want to go alone.. Nevertheless, friend of mine is cosplaying Astrid to my Hiccup and she needs an axe!So let me show you what you cando with low budget and only on a friday night ^^' Material and basic shape This is ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:14:22 PDT
How to make a Transformers: "Arcee" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Transformers-Arcee-costume/
How to make a Transformers: "Arcee" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/2ZDB/HWC4M0OA/F0Z2ZDBHWC4M0OA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/2ZDB/HWC4M0OA/F0Z2ZDBHWC4M0OA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/2ZDB/HWC4M0OA/F0Z2ZDBHWC4M0OA.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations My girlfriend and I wanted to do a couples costume within our Transformers cosplay group, so we decided on Arcee and Hotrod. Arcee is one of the few female characters in the Transformer Universe. No wonder the Transformers were always fighting!Materials-white Zeta Suit -white craft foam -pink Craft ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:25:22 PDT
Recycled, latex, LED, Costume Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Latex-Halloween-Costume/
Recycled, latex, LED, Costume Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/6XV8/HUX9Q9SA/FH06XV8HUX9Q9SA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/6XV8/HUX9Q9SA/FH06XV8HUX9Q9SA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/6XV8/HUX9Q9SA/FH06XV8HUX9Q9SA.SMALL.jpg eternalblisked Hi again fellow instructables!This is my second instructable posting though I have been custom designing my own Halloween costumes for over 5 years and winning many cash prizes with them here in NYC!This one was about a 36 hour total time build with 10 of those hours being on the day I suited all of...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 20:46:19 PDT
Back to the Future: Doc Brown's Mind Reading Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-the-Future-Doc-Browns-Mind-Reading-Helmet/
Back to the Future: Doc Brown's Mind Reading Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/SKYC/HVMP7S5V/FB6SKYCHVMP7S5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/SKYC/HVMP7S5V/FB6SKYCHVMP7S5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/SKYC/HVMP7S5V/FB6SKYCHVMP7S5V.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid *** Please throw a vote my way in the lamps and lighting contest! ***I love the Back to the Future series. It was definitely a staple growing up, and for Halloween I wanted a costume based on it. Now, I'm no Marty McFly, I'm definitely more the Doc Brown type. I don't look anything like him, but ...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 22:21:39 PDT
Costume Horns http://www.instructables.com/id/Costume-Horns/
Costume Horns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/LRUB/HVLYAPV1/FW2LRUBHVLYAPV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/LRUB/HVLYAPV1/FW2LRUBHVLYAPV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/LRUB/HVLYAPV1/FW2LRUBHVLYAPV1.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Welcome to my tutorial for crafting costume horns the cheap, easy and lightway way!This design is based on a fanart I will cosplay, but you can freely experiment with other forms and shapes and use the same step-by-step guideHave fun! You need.. Material:a pencilscissorsglue/ hotgluehair circlet(...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 09:11:34 PDT
Officer Jenny Cosplay (How To Alter an Existing Pattern for Cosplay) http://www.instructables.com/id/Officer-Jenny-Cosplay-How-To-Alter-an-Existing-Pat/
Officer Jenny Cosplay (How To Alter an Existing Pattern for Cosplay) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/68OX/HUMSAOVE/FVC68OXHUMSAOVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/68OX/HUMSAOVE/FVC68OXHUMSAOVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/68OX/HUMSAOVE/FVC68OXHUMSAOVE.SMALL.jpg thevoid This Instructable will show you how to make an Officer Jenny Costume by altering a pattern. I'm going to use Simplicity pattern 2154( If, you intend to use a different pattern please disregard all steps that refer to pattern instructions).This is the second instructable I have ever made so, if you h...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:43:05 PDT
Beer Cans as Hair Rollers http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Cans-as-Hair-Rollers/
Beer Cans as Hair Rollers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DRF1/HVDU5WNL/FHVDRF1HVDU5WNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DRF1/HVDU5WNL/FHVDRF1HVDU5WNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/DRF1/HVDU5WNL/FHVDRF1HVDU5WNL.SMALL.jpg ladylola44 Think "Lady Gaga" in telephone...only trashier.This is a great look for a Halloween costume, any America themed party, or Bay to Breakers (as I most recently sported). It is super easy to do and gives BIG results! Gather your supplies. You'll need:1.) Some beer cans; rinsed and dry.2.) Hairspray...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 21:21:12 PDT
Dwarven bracers http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-bracers/
Dwarven bracers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/7P9E/HUYLT7Y7/FWT7P9EHUYLT7Y7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/7P9E/HUYLT7Y7/FWT7P9EHUYLT7Y7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/7P9E/HUYLT7Y7/FWT7P9EHUYLT7Y7.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hello!I want to present you my dwarven leather breacers. I made them as a part of an armour of my dwarven costume which I made for this larp battle inspired by Hobbit. Tools and materials So..to make this beautiful part of armor you will need:leather (mine was thick about 4mm)knifethread and need...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 07:46:06 PDT
How to make a Constructicons: "Devastator" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Constructicons-Devastator-costume/
How to make a Constructicons: "Devastator" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/2265/HULS7L64/F0J2265HULS7L64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/2265/HULS7L64/F0J2265HULS7L64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/2265/HULS7L64/F0J2265HULS7L64.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations This guy was such an iconic decepticon, that I JUST HAD TO DO IT!  My friend is 6'5 and a fan favorite of this giant. I hear the biggest form of flattery is imitation.. Hence.... I give you… DEVASTATOR! * This costume is quite HOT and HEAVY *This costume is quite an intricate, time consuming ...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:39:28 PDT
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Iron-Man-Mk-III-suit/
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SMALL.jpg Honus Iron Man costumes have been extremely popular lately and the number one question I am most often asked is "How can I add animatronics to my suit?" My friend Greg wanted to add animatronics to his MkIII fiberglass suit so he asked for my help and for this suit we went all out. We wanted to add as ma...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:02:35 PDT
Space Viking Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Viking-Costume/
Space Viking Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/AMDJ/HUFW69ML/FBFAMDJHUFW69ML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/AMDJ/HUFW69ML/FBFAMDJHUFW69ML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/AMDJ/HUFW69ML/FBFAMDJHUFW69ML.SMALL.jpg bakunin I was inspired by the Metalocalypse episode "Dethstars" to create my own Space Viking costume. Dressing up as a Viking is open to lots of interpretation, plus the costume is made up of components. I figure this will mean I can reuse, replace, or upgrade different parts of the costume and get more...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:23:44 PDT
Dead Master Cosplay Costume (Black Rock Shooter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Master-Cosplay-Costume-Black-Rock-Shooter/
Dead Master Cosplay Costume (Black Rock Shooter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/0LYH/HUEEL8OX/FUU0LYHHUEEL8OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/0LYH/HUEEL8OX/FUU0LYHHUEEL8OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/0LYH/HUEEL8OX/FUU0LYHHUEEL8OX.SMALL.jpg Partybot A client requested a head to toe Dead Master costume for Sakura Con 2014. The build included the skulls, scythe, wings, horns, dress and claws. All props were fabricated from foam. Enjoy! Scythe The scythe was fabricated from pink board owens corning foam. It was sculpted using hot wire tools,...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:34:37 PDT
Game of Thrones Stark House Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Stark-House-Robe/
Game of Thrones Stark House Robe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/FV6T/HTR6EJZP/F8TFV6THTR6EJZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/FV6T/HTR6EJZP/F8TFV6THTR6EJZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/FV6T/HTR6EJZP/F8TFV6THTR6EJZP.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name I'm a huge fan of Game of Thrones and the books that the show is based on, but my dad is the person who introduced me to it in the first place! He saw the Game of Robes I had made for myself and liked it so much that I decided to surprise him with one of his own! His favorite house is the Stark ho...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 12:25:46 PDT
TUTORIAL: How to Make a Kid-Size 18th Century European Buckle Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/TUTORIAL-How-to-Make-a-Kid-Size-18th-Century-Europ/
TUTORIAL: How to Make a Kid-Size 18th Century European Buckle Shoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/LVW8/HTHKD4GQ/FBBLVW8HTHKD4GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/LVW8/HTHKD4GQ/FBBLVW8HTHKD4GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/LVW8/HTHKD4GQ/FBBLVW8HTHKD4GQ.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty Recently, I shared a tutorial to make a fake lace ruffle front shirt (part 1) for Piano Man’s historical school costume. For the next piece, I wanted to make a black boot cover over his rain boots. I researched online to find a tutorial to make a quick and easy boot for a child’s costume. However, I...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 13:28:57 PDT
Clockwork/Steampunk Ear Cuff Earring http://www.instructables.com/id/ClockworkSteampunk-Ear-Cuff-Earring/
Clockwork/Steampunk Ear Cuff Earring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/MY8H/HT9B0Y8R/FOPMY8HHT9B0Y8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/MY8H/HT9B0Y8R/FOPMY8HHT9B0Y8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/MY8H/HT9B0Y8R/FOPMY8HHT9B0Y8R.SMALL.jpg Caranlhach I have always loved clocks for as long as I can remember, and I drew heavily upon that inspiration for this earring. I was not looking for a simple pair of earrings, but, some that embodied the flow of Time and that had an edge of darkness to them. I first started looking on Etsy to start out with...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:43:11 PDT
Game of Thrones Melisandre Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Melisandre-Robe/
Game of Thrones Melisandre Robe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/Q93V/HTBY71L7/FI9Q93VHTBY71L7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/Q93V/HTBY71L7/FI9Q93VHTBY71L7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/Q93V/HTBY71L7/FI9Q93VHTBY71L7.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name There's a popular saying "The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco." It's popularly (though falsely) attributed to Mark Twain, but the quote still accurately describes the climate here. Winter is coming. And so is the new season of Game of Thrones! I'm a big fan of the Game of...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:40:38 PDT
Bioshock Elizabth Choker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bioshock-Elizabth-Choker/
Bioshock Elizabth Choker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/KWS7/HT1M25W9/FL7KWS7HT1M25W9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/KWS7/HT1M25W9/FL7KWS7HT1M25W9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/KWS7/HT1M25W9/FL7KWS7HT1M25W9.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs The bird it is.. References First things first: get some good images to help you get everything right! The ribbon You'll need:- a blue-greyish leather or other piece of fabic about 3-3.5cm high and long enough to fit around your neck.- white bias tape (2x lenght of your blue fabric)- white ...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:47:42 PDT
DEAD SPACE - Isaac Clarke Level 3 Suit Complete Cosplay Build http://www.instructables.com/id/DEAD-SPACE-Isaac-Clarke-Level-3-Suit-Complete-Cosp/
DEAD SPACE - Isaac Clarke Level 3 Suit Complete Cosplay Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props Because of the great response I got from my Dragon Age Inquisition Instructable helmet build thread.   I have decided to make a full Instructible on my DEAD SPACE Isaac Clarke Level 3 Cosplay costume!!!!! This build was by far the most detailed costume/prop I have ever attempted to create.  But, af...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:30:24 PDT
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cyber-Goth-Shoulder-Armor/
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Protect yourself from unfashionable time traveling ninja warriors with these relatively easy to make leather shoulder pieces. Mine were made with the help of a laser cutter, but they could also be cut out by hand with a lot of patience, sharp scissors and an exacto knife. Lacing under the arm ma...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:43:06 PDT
DIY LED light-up Tardis Fascinator hat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-light-up-Tardis-Fascinator-hat/
DIY LED light-up Tardis Fascinator hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/5BBX/HQMN6AJZ/FL25BBXHQMN6AJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/5BBX/HQMN6AJZ/FL25BBXHQMN6AJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/5BBX/HQMN6AJZ/FL25BBXHQMN6AJZ.SMALL.jpg kemcelroy This past Halloween I finally made my very own Tardis costume, from the longest running science fiction show, Doctor Who. I've seen so many versions of this costume that I wanted to try my own and make something unique. For this Instructable I'm going to focus on how to make the LED fascinator from ...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 19:58:28 PST