Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:43:31 PST BLOX v1.01 Dragon Costume for Industrial Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Costume-for-Industrial-Robot/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 09:41:15 PST
Puzzle Mascots http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Mascots/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 20:50:53 PST
From girl to boy http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Girl-to-Boy/
From girl to boy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/HRH9/IJYV222L/FL8HRH9IJYV222L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/HRH9/IJYV222L/FL8HRH9IJYV222L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/HRH9/IJYV222L/FL8HRH9IJYV222L.SMALL.jpg MsMaoMaoz I decided to turn myself into Trevor from Grand Theft Auto V. So much fun! step one! I filled in my eyebrows making them thicker, more square, and longer using brown body paint. Then taking a little latex I added to dashes on one eyebrow this is going to be a scar later. wrinkles Next I'm goi...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 20:54:35 PST
Crochet Your Own Little Red Riding Hood Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Your-Own-Little-Red-Riding-Hood-Cape/
Crochet Your Own Little Red Riding Hood Cape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/LPN9/IJUADR3K/FADLPN9IJUADR3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/LPN9/IJUADR3K/FADLPN9IJUADR3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/LPN9/IJUADR3K/FADLPN9IJUADR3K.SMALL.jpg lakej Going to a renaissance fair and need an outfit? Maybe just want something cute to wear to keep you warm outside. Well this cute hooded cape doesn't cost too much to make and doesn't take incredibly long to make. (it took me about 5 hours) My sister-in-law, Sara was kind enough to model off the fini...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:40:41 PST
BB8 Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/BB8-Hat/
BB8 Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/Z2CX/IJSX5RMA/FK7Z2CXIJSX5RMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/Z2CX/IJSX5RMA/FK7Z2CXIJSX5RMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/Z2CX/IJSX5RMA/FK7Z2CXIJSX5RMA.SMALL.jpg Phydeaux Here's another hat, courtesy of the fact that I was snowed in all weekend. It is themed after the Star Wars BB-8 Droid. This project needs four colors of fleece, but only small amount of each, so keep a keen eye on the remnants bin, and you'll be fine.It involves a bit of sewing, but it's not too ba...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 20:08:40 PST
Dragon Headdress with EL Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Headdress-With-EL-Wire/
Dragon Headdress with EL Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/Q9NX/IJRFHY5L/FSDQ9NXIJRFHY5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/Q9NX/IJRFHY5L/FSDQ9NXIJRFHY5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/Q9NX/IJRFHY5L/FSDQ9NXIJRFHY5L.SMALL.jpg CathyB12 This is an Instructable about how to make a dragon headdress out of sheets of foam (sparkly and normal), fishing wire, and strand lights/EL wire (optional). The total cost of making this headdress is about €40 (€1.50/piece of sparkly foam, €1/piece of normal foam, €2.50/set of glitter glue pens, €5 ...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 18:31:57 PST
Minecraft Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Costume-1/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 22:20:40 PST
How to Make a Lightsaber - Kylo Ren http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lightsaber-Kylo-Ren/
How to Make a Lightsaber - Kylo Ren - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/9L8C/IJBPLN8B/F8N9L8CIJBPLN8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/9L8C/IJBPLN8B/F8N9L8CIJBPLN8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/9L8C/IJBPLN8B/F8N9L8CIJBPLN8B.SMALL.jpg Plastic Apprentice Hey Cosplayers, in todays apprenticeship I'll be teaching you how to make Kylo Ren's Lightsaber from Star WarsEpisode 7 "The Force Awakens" unsing PVC pipe and an off the shelf thermoplastic. Make sure to stay tuned to the end for a chance to win this lightsaber! Watch the Video CLICK HERE TO WAT...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 10:08:17 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Baymax" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Big-Hero-6-Baymax-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Baymax" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AX48/IJX7DS99/FPHAX48IJX7DS99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AX48/IJX7DS99/FPHAX48IJX7DS99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/AX48/IJX7DS99/FPHAX48IJX7DS99.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations "Hello... I am Baymax... Ba-la-la-la-la-la." Probably one of my top three favorite movies of all time.. Big Hero 6 is awesome! Well, my friends and I wanted to create the Big Hero 6 team for the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo. Well, since we had the rest of the cast, it was time to make t...
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 09:09:56 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Wasabi" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Big-Hero-6-Wasabi-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Wasabi" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/FDLC/IJ1PMFRV/F5MFDLCIJ1PMFRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/FDLC/IJ1PMFRV/F5MFDLCIJ1PMFRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/FDLC/IJ1PMFRV/F5MFDLCIJ1PMFRV.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations He spilled wasabi on his shirt one time, people.. ONE TIME! For the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, my friends wanted to go as the Big Hero 6 cast. Well, we needed a Wasabi and our friend agreed to help out the team. Read to get started?? Materials- EVA FOAM- brown shoe laces-black knee h...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:12:14 PST
Paper-mache Frankenstein Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-mache-Frankenstein-Mask/
Paper-mache Frankenstein Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/YQZS/IIDH6M3P/FR6YQZSIIDH6M3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/YQZS/IIDH6M3P/FR6YQZSIIDH6M3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/YQZS/IIDH6M3P/FR6YQZSIIDH6M3P.SMALL.jpg patnlewis So I had this idea for a Halloween costume, but I didn't have any experience building stuff like this. I knew if this ended up being too time-consuming, too expensive, or just too difficult I'd get sick of it and bail, so I tried to keep it simple for my first attempt.Frankenstein's monster was a gr...
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 15:04:31 PST
How to make a Lightsaber - Anakin Skywalker, Luke, Finn http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lightsaber-Anakin-Skywalker-Luke-Fin/
How to make a Lightsaber - Anakin Skywalker, Luke, Finn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/R5LD/II69TY4Z/F2DR5LDII69TY4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/R5LD/II69TY4Z/F2DR5LDII69TY4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/R5LD/II69TY4Z/F2DR5LDII69TY4Z.SMALL.jpg Plastic Apprentice In today's Apprenticeship I'll be teaching you how to make Anakin Skywalker/Luke Skywalker/what appears to be Finn's lightsaber. I'll teach you how to make this lightsaber that has spanned the entirety of the Star Wars Saga cheap and easy Using PVC and an off the shelf thermoplastic Watch The ...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 09:54:59 PST
Skyrim Dragon Priest Mask (Pepakura Papercraft) http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Dragon-Priest-Mask-Pepakura-Papercraft/
Skyrim Dragon Priest Mask (Pepakura Papercraft) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/Y4YX/II21R3DO/FIPY4YXII21R3DO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/Y4YX/II21R3DO/FIPY4YXII21R3DO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/Y4YX/II21R3DO/FIPY4YXII21R3DO.SMALL.jpg IsSu2911 I recently started to play The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim again and while I was fighting a bunch of dragons and wandering around for hours to find all the Dragon Priest's masks, I wondered how to make my own mask - in real life. I think I'm not the only one thinking that these masks just look damn grea...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 19:53:47 PST
GLOW STICK SABER http://www.instructables.com/id/GLOW-STICK-SABER/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 11:37:19 PST
Giant Banana Peel Wearable http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Banana-Peel-Wearable/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 15:43:24 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Yokai" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Big-Hero-6-Yokai-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Yokai" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/SUO3/IHCBQ6J4/FFRSUO3IHCBQ6J4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/SUO3/IHCBQ6J4/FFRSUO3IHCBQ6J4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/SUO3/IHCBQ6J4/FFRSUO3IHCBQ6J4.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations "You're going to watch everything you built disappear! And then it's your turn!.." - YokaiEvery movie about super heroes needs a super villain right? well, i aim to please ::insert diabolical laugh:: MUHAHAHAH!!! .. My friends attended the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo as the Big Hero 6 ...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 11:56:03 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Honey Lemon" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Big-Hero-6-Honey-Lemon-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Honey Lemon" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/R0LT/IH7L8ZRV/FDKR0LTIH7L8ZRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/R0LT/IH7L8ZRV/FDKR0LTIH7L8ZRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/R0LT/IH7L8ZRV/FDKR0LTIH7L8ZRV.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations A dash of perchloric acid, a smidgen of cobalt, a hint of hydrogen peroxide, SUPER HEATED TO FIVE HUNDRED KELVIN, and... you have Honey Lemon of Big Hero 6!For the 2015 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, my friends and I wanted to go as the Big Hero 6 cast. We nominated our friend to be Honey Lem...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 09:13:30 PST
The Beginners Guide to Fiber Optics http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Beginners-Guide-to-Fiber-Optics/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 11:02:51 PST
Female Frankenstein's Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Female-Frankensteins-Monster/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 12:41:14 PST
How To Make A Mascot Shark Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Mascot-Shark-Costume/
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 23:51:08 PST
Ouch! Screw in Head Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ouch-Screw-in-Head-Costume/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 23:44:30 PST
transforming bumblebee costume http://www.instructables.com/id/transforming-bumblebee-costume/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 23:24:31 PST
DIY Gamora Sword Build http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gamora-Sword-Build/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 22:50:06 PST
How To Make Paper Chain Mail http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-paper-chain-mail/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 16:28:55 PST
Little Lumberjacks and Trees http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Lumberjacks-and-Trees/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 12:27:30 PST
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy from Cabin in the Woods http://www.instructables.com/id/Dance-of-the-Sugar-Plum-Fairy-from-Cabin-in-the-Wo/
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy from Cabin in the Woods - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/7PRR/IGQW8LKT/FEN7PRRIGQW8LKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/7PRR/IGQW8LKT/FEN7PRRIGQW8LKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/7PRR/IGQW8LKT/FEN7PRRIGQW8LKT.SMALL.jpg rachymarie For Halloween this year I decided to go with a favourite of mine ever since I watched the Cabin in the Woods: The Sugar Plum Fairy monster. I love pink and brocade so much that I decided to exercise a bit of artistic license and alter the costume look a bit. I didn't get the mask completely how I wa...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 12:05:48 PST
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Fredzilla" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Big-Hero-6-Fredzilla-Costume/
How to make a Big Hero 6: "Fredzilla" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/CSW7/IGQW9WHN/F4NCSW7IGQW9WHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/CSW7/IGQW9WHN/F4NCSW7IGQW9WHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/CSW7/IGQW9WHN/F4NCSW7IGQW9WHN.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations "Super Jump!!!" as Fred would say! For Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) 2015, my friends and i wanted to go as the entire Big Hero 6 team. I've never really made any type of mascot costume, but there is a first for everything. Let's get started shall we?* This costume is quite warm due to...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 08:34:38 PST
Little Red Riding Wolf http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Red-Riding-Wolf/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 05:45:00 PST
Alastor Mad Eye Moody Costume with Anamatronic Eye http://www.instructables.com/id/Alastor-Mad-Eye-Moody-Costume-with-Anamatronic-Eye/
Alastor Mad Eye Moody Costume with Anamatronic Eye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/6KKW/IGQW5BS6/FPX6KKWIGQW5BS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/6KKW/IGQW5BS6/FPX6KKWIGQW5BS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/6KKW/IGQW5BS6/FPX6KKWIGQW5BS6.SMALL.jpg melarky This year my son wanted to be Alastor "Mad Eye" Moody from Harry Potter for Halloween. Because they don't sell a commercial costume for this (and it's funner to make our own), we decided to put it together with a moving bionic eye. It turned out great and everyone knew exactly who he was and told ...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 14:39:21 PST
Werewolf Costume with Simple Animatronic Wagging Tail http://www.instructables.com/id/Werewolf-Costume-with-Simple-Animatronic-Wagging-T/
Werewolf Costume with Simple Animatronic Wagging Tail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/J580/IGQW71BG/FANJ580IGQW71BG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/J580/IGQW71BG/FANJ580IGQW71BG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/J580/IGQW71BG/FANJ580IGQW71BG.SMALL.jpg melarky My son wanted to be a werewolf for Halloween this year. He picked a store bought mask, and then we made the rest of the costume, including a simple animatronic wagging tail! Mask We just picked up a cheap werewolf mask at our local department store (it was 50% off, so it was cheap and my son lo...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 17:12:06 PST
The Grouch - Oscar The Grouch http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Grouch-Oscar-The-Grouch/
The Grouch - Oscar The Grouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/HRC7/IGQW72FK/FOMHRC7IGQW72FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/HRC7/IGQW72FK/FOMHRC7IGQW72FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/HRC7/IGQW72FK/FOMHRC7IGQW72FK.SMALL.jpg -BALES- As Halloween approaches, my mind starts racing with questions and ideas? What character should I be? What materials will I need to acquire? What materials do I already have? How will I make this part and that part .. and then that other part? I brainstorm ... I sketch and make lists ... I pound t...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 17:17:21 PST
Transforming Optimus Prime Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-Optimus-Prime-Costume-1/
Transforming Optimus Prime Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8X6Y/IGQW4HFQ/F418X6YIGQW4HFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8X6Y/IGQW4HFQ/F418X6YIGQW4HFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8X6Y/IGQW4HFQ/F418X6YIGQW4HFQ.SMALL.jpg jeferob Transforming Optimus Prime CostumeDesigned and constructed by Jeff RobertsonThe idea for this costume was inspired by my son's love of Transformers. During the first quarter of 2015, this love turned into an obsession. While discussing random real-life objects, such as ceiling fans, bulldozers, cloc...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 12:05:32 PST
Construct O Mech Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Construct-O-Mech-Costume/
Construct O Mech Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/PAOD/IGQTZN3M/FTMPAODIGQTZN3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/PAOD/IGQTZN3M/FTMPAODIGQTZN3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/PAOD/IGQTZN3M/FTMPAODIGQTZN3M.SMALL.jpg emico I'm a British Mum in America and decided to take on Halloween for the sake of my baby, although it is not something we really do in England I've always loved costumes and crafting.So I wanted to create a family friendly baby wearing costume, I began thinking about toys and my husband is a big kid at...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 13:05:50 PST
Hiro Hamada Big Hero 6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hiro-Hamada-Big-Hero-6/
Hiro Hamada Big Hero 6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/BPUJ/IGPEMKCI/FE4BPUJIGPEMKCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/BPUJ/IGPEMKCI/FE4BPUJIGPEMKCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/BPUJ/IGPEMKCI/FE4BPUJIGPEMKCI.SMALL.jpg LarryH26 This is the Halloween costume I built for my son this year. It was a lot of work but it was a lot of fun. I would like to share my story with you. Step 1: How I started this crazy journey It started in the last week of Sept. we asked my son who he wanted to be for Halloween. It came down to Ant-...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 06:47:20 PST
Beetlejuice-BeetleSnake-Paper mache http://www.instructables.com/id/Beetlejuice-BeetleSnake/
Beetlejuice-BeetleSnake-Paper mache - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/T7A8/IGPGOQ7I/F1TT7A8IGPGOQ7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/T7A8/IGPGOQ7I/F1TT7A8IGPGOQ7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/T7A8/IGPGOQ7I/F1TT7A8IGPGOQ7I.SMALL.jpg AndersS6 paper mache mask Paper mache clay/glue You will need paper mache clay. I used this for both sculpting and gluing and just added more water to the mix for glue and more flour and wallpaperglue for the clay. ingredients: wallpaper glue newspaper water flour Start by tearing up newspaper into small...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 11:30:37 PST
Man Cut in Half Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Man-Cut-in-Half-Costume/
Man Cut in Half Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/R7RZ/IGO1DGF0/FQ8R7RZIGO1DGF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/R7RZ/IGO1DGF0/FQ8R7RZIGO1DGF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/R7RZ/IGO1DGF0/FQ8R7RZIGO1DGF0.SMALL.jpg etd15M This costume is a major hit because the boy in the picture is "beside himself" as one man says.Total cost due to finding used clothing to buy was $15 or less. What to Buy/Find 1. Extra large dress/khaki pants ( any color but we chose black) that when pulled up come up to about your armpits2. Larg...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 04:59:27 PST
Light up Riddler Cane: 3D printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Riddler-Cane-3D-printed/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 04:57:35 PST
How To Make a Fallout 4 costume - Leather Belt Set (w/o shoulder guards) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Fallout-4-costume-Leather-Belt-Set-w/
How To Make a Fallout 4 costume - Leather Belt Set (w/o shoulder guards) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/OC3V/IGO3HEX5/FSTOC3VIGO3HEX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/OC3V/IGO3HEX5/FSTOC3VIGO3HEX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/OC3V/IGO3HEX5/FSTOC3VIGO3HEX5.SMALL.jpg LeadWick I am making this Instructable to enter into the Tandy leather competition, vote if you like it. This will be a retrospective Instructable on the leather set I made for a friend to cosplay at PAX AUS for the up coming game; Fallout 4, the belt set has already been made but supplementary pictures, dra...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 04:46:16 PST
Beetlejuice,The Maitlands, Paper mache http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-2/
Beetlejuice,The Maitlands, Paper mache - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/NW63/IGJAR3OJ/FLFNW63IGJAR3OJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/NW63/IGJAR3OJ/FLFNW63IGJAR3OJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/NW63/IGJAR3OJ/FLFNW63IGJAR3OJ.SMALL.jpg AndersS6 This year we decided to make the Maitlands from Bettlejuice. Paper mache clay/glue You will need paper mache clay. I used this for both sculpting and gluing and just added more water to the mix for glue and more flour and wallpaperglue for the clay.ingredients:wallpaper gluenewspaperwaterflourSt...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 06:47:15 PST
Baby Groot Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Groot-Costume/
Baby Groot Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/2172/IGMJQXNZ/FPD2172IGMJQXNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/2172/IGMJQXNZ/FPD2172IGMJQXNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/2172/IGMJQXNZ/FPD2172IGMJQXNZ.SMALL.jpg fiermedic My family is a bunch of nerds. After my two young girls saw the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, they knew who they wanted to be for Halloween and had planned it for the whole family. My youngest proclaimed she wanted to be Groot, one of the most unique characters from the movie. But not just any G...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 23:56:20 PST
Glowing LED Stickman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-LED-Stickman-Costume/
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 21:25:00 PST
Nickelodeon TMNT http://www.instructables.com/id/Nickelodeon-TMNT/
Nickelodeon TMNT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/079R/IGJR4UXI/FHM079RIGJR4UXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/079R/IGJR4UXI/FHM079RIGJR4UXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/079R/IGJR4UXI/FHM079RIGJR4UXI.SMALL.jpg nbehling This year for halloween I wanted to make the new Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja turtles. I love the art style and thought it would be a TMNT version that would look good as a costume and while moving (it's important to be able to dance).I created Raph first (that's me) and used his patterns to cr...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 10:05:48 PST
Bionic El Wire Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Bionic-El-Wire-Mask/
Bionic El Wire Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/4DWH/IGKQ8YD1/FG14DWHIGKQ8YD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/4DWH/IGKQ8YD1/FG14DWHIGKQ8YD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/4DWH/IGKQ8YD1/FG14DWHIGKQ8YD1.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Ok, so I wouldn't actually call this a mask... I am personally not a huge fan of wearing traditional masks. I find them a bit isolating. When I dress up, I want to feel transformed not hidden. I do love interesting face decorations though, and I've been looking for a good way to bring illuminatio...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 11:42:30 PST
11 year old Furiosa!! http://www.instructables.com/id/11-year-old-Furiosa/
11 year old Furiosa!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/VZAT/IGKQ7ZDL/F66VZATIGKQ7ZDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/VZAT/IGKQ7ZDL/F66VZATIGKQ7ZDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/VZAT/IGKQ7ZDL/F66VZATIGKQ7ZDL.SMALL.jpg Intofx For Halloween my daughter wanted to be a strong female character and Furiosa from Mad Max: Fury Road came immediately to mind. So we started collecting materials... Going shopping Based on the pics we could find of Furiosa on the internet, we knew that a trip to GoodWill was in order. Furiosa ne...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 09:13:43 PST
ET: The Extra Terrestrial http://www.instructables.com/id/ET-The-Extra-Terrestrial-1/
ET: The Extra Terrestrial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/RFGJ/IGJOWFKF/FGMRFGJIGJOWFKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/RFGJ/IGJOWFKF/FGMRFGJIGJOWFKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/RFGJ/IGJOWFKF/FGMRFGJIGJOWFKF.SMALL.jpg laurakenora Throwback your costume to the 80s with E.T. The Extra Terrestrial! This costume was actually a fairly easy build and turned out solid!Supplies:-White Basket-Chicken Wire-1 lb. Super Sculpey Living Doll in Brown (had to buy it on Ebay, seems to be discontinued in Brown!)-2 oz. Sculpey III in White-A...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 21:50:44 PST
The "Amazing" Lightning McQueen Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Lightning-McQueen-Costume/
The "Amazing" Lightning McQueen Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/B2T0/IGJR0T5Q/FECB2T0IGJR0T5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/B2T0/IGJR0T5Q/FECB2T0IGJR0T5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/B2T0/IGJR0T5Q/FECB2T0IGJR0T5Q.SMALL.jpg sirtomalot I wanted to make a costume for my 2 year old son this year, but needed to decide between his two favorite LOVES: Lightning McQueen and Thomas the Train. I decided to go with Lightning since it I thought it would be more fun for me to make.I had an idea on how I was going to build it, but before I st...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 19:28:25 PST
Flying Zero from Nightmare before Christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Zero-from-Nightmare-before-Christmas/
Flying Zero from Nightmare before Christmas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/I30M/IGJT4R0R/FY3I30MIGJT4R0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/I30M/IGJT4R0R/FY3I30MIGJT4R0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/I30M/IGJT4R0R/FY3I30MIGJT4R0R.SMALL.jpg thehydoctor In the theme of Halloween, I created a costume of Zero from Nightmare before Christmas for my quadcopter. List of materials Card-stock paper 2x 3v 3W blue LEDs 1x standard red LED Metal clothes hanger 1m x .5m cotton cloth Step-down voltage converter (can be substituted with a 3v battery) Quadcopte...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 23:46:40 PST
Skyrim Dragon Priest Costume Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Dragon-Priest-Costume-Build/
Skyrim Dragon Priest Costume Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/M15A/IGJOW4NJ/FXTM15AIGJOW4NJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/M15A/IGJOW4NJ/FXTM15AIGJOW4NJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/M15A/IGJOW4NJ/FXTM15AIGJOW4NJ.SMALL.jpg WardWorks For Halloween 2015 I was Morokei, a Dragon Priest from the video game The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim.The costume consisted of the mask, robe, armor, and the daggers. How did I do it? Great question, here is the how to.Tools Used:• Rotary Cutter - Pair this with a cutting mat. It's much better than ...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 21:11:47 PST
Swedish Chef with an Instructables Twist | Instruct-a-Muppet http://www.instructables.com/id/Swedish-Chef-with-an-Instructables-Twist-Instruct-/
Swedish Chef with an Instructables Twist | Instruct-a-Muppet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/EZXV/IGJQZ7GV/FIEEZXVIGJQZ7GV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/EZXV/IGJQZ7GV/FIEEZXVIGJQZ7GV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/EZXV/IGJQZ7GV/FIEEZXVIGJQZ7GV.SMALL.jpg acoens My group of friends decided to go as the Muppets for Halloween this year and the costumes were really fun to put together. I was given the role of the Swedish Chef, which was incredibly lucky as I already had a chef hat, bow tie, and my super awesome Instructables apron! The apron came in a prize pa...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 14:39:46 PST
Pint-Sized Predator http://www.instructables.com/id/Pint-Sized-Predator/
Pint-Sized Predator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L14N/IGJT2DS8/FTYL14NIGJT2DS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L14N/IGJT2DS8/FTYL14NIGJT2DS8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L14N/IGJT2DS8/FTYL14NIGJT2DS8.SMALL.jpg Intofx Here's my 8 year old son @HurricaneHoldy in our HOMEMADE "pint-sized Predator" costume. It took about a month of Saturdays to complete and NOTHING that appears on the costume was store bought or not modified in some way to fit the overall concept. Also, I AM NOT A MAKE UP ARTIST. I just LOVE Hallowe...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 13:02:51 PST