Instructables: exploring - - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:49:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plague Doctor costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Plague-Doctor-Costume/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:36:04 PDT
Russell from UP Halloween costume for Toddlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Russell-from-UP-Halloween-costume-for-Toddlers/
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 08:44:53 PDT
Doctor Who Weeping Angel Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Weeping-Angel/
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 17:03:35 PDT
Gary Sterley's 40k Space Marine http://www.instructables.com/id/Gary-Sterleys-40k-Space-Marine/
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 15:09:54 PST
FULLY FUNCTIONAL Camera Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/FULLY-FUNCTIONAL-Camera-Costume/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 15:41:10 PDT
Giant Spider Dog Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Spider-Dog-Costume/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:57:15 PDT
tinker bell costume with light up wings http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinker-Bell-Costume-With-Light-Up-Wings/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:28:16 PDT
Arkham Asylum Batarang Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Arkham-Asylum-Batarang-Replica/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:38:36 PDT
Creepy Skull Face Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Creepy-Skull-Face-Paint/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:28:56 PDT
Riddler Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/Riddler-Cane-1/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:27:40 PDT
Zoltar Speaks http://www.instructables.com/id/Zoltar-Speaks/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2009 17:40:55 PDT
Transformers Soundwave Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Transformers-Soundwave-Costume/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2009 12:41:01 PDT
Make a life-sized Batmobile Tumbler and Batman themed Halloween display http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-life-sized-Batmobile-Tumbler-and-Batman-The/
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Sun, 8 Nov 2009 15:12:48 PST
Gimli the Dwarf - Lord of the Rings Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Gimli-the-Dwarf-Lord-of-the-Rings-Halloween-Cost/
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Mon, 1 Nov 2010 08:26:11 PDT
Full-Size Power Loader Costume from Aliens http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Power-Loader-Costume-from-Aliens/
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Sat, 11 Sep 2010 13:15:22 PDT
Easy DIY Latex Masks http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Latex-Masks/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 11:27:55 PDT
DIY Vintage Holiday Fascinator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vintage-Holiday-Fascinator/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 19:59:41 PDT
Two Daft Punk Helmets in One Month http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Daft-Punk-Helmets-in-One-Month/
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 07:24:41 PDT
Light Up Any Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Any-Costume/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:51:58 PDT
Leather Mini Dragon Scale Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Mini-Dragon-Scale-Bracelet/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:20:24 PDT
Realistic "Brain" Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Brain-Prop/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 13:06:32 PDT
Build a Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Lightsaber/
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Thu, 1 Oct 2009 22:12:30 PDT
Imperial Roman Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Imperial-Roman-Helmet/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 11:06:39 PDT
Doctor Doom Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Doom-Mask/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 21:30:02 PDT
Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time Wooden Hylian Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Ocarina-of-Time-Wooden-Hylian-Shie/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 17:48:59 PDT
Woven Leather Armour http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Leather-Armour/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 06:32:20 PDT
Genji Cosplay From Overwatch How and When to Use Cardboard for Cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Genji-Cosplay-From-Overwatch-How-and-When-to-Use-C/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:59:35 PDT
Leather Skeleton Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Skeleton-Armor/
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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/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/IK5M/IRQL7WLA/FS9IK5MIRQL7WLA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/IK5M/IRQL7WLA/FS9IK5MIRQL7WLA.SQUARE.jpg https://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/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/11H8/IRLQHDJK/F0X11H8IRLQHDJK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/11H8/IRLQHDJK/F0X11H8IRLQHDJK.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Scorpion - *Mortal Kombat* Costume Cosplay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/X4E3/IRDUVJ4D/FEQX4E3IRDUVJ4D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/X4E3/IRDUVJ4D/FEQX4E3IRDUVJ4D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/X4E3/IRDUVJ4D/FEQX4E3IRDUVJ4D.SMALL.jpg PleaseNoFisticuffs I’ve always been a big fan of the Mortal Kombat games/ films and looked at a ton of picture before deciding what version of Scorpion to make. The idea was to have something original that hardly anyone had made and can’t buy. I finally settled on the original version from the first Mortal Kombat film...
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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/
How to make a Sam the Eagle costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/N84Y/IR4157DL/F88N84YIR4157DL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/N84Y/IR4157DL/F88N84YIR4157DL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/N84Y/IR4157DL/F88N84YIR4157DL.SMALL.jpg formulapuff At work, our Chief Product Officer has endearingly been compared to Sam the Eagle due to some similarities in his facial expression and that of the Muppet's. Tom, the CPO, has a good sense of humor and he is open minded in such a way that, when I asked him whether he'd wear the costume if I made him...
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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/
Wooden Legend of Zelda Link Hyrule Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/5I3E/IQYSYMCF/FJ15I3EIQYSYMCF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/5I3E/IQYSYMCF/FJ15I3EIQYSYMCF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/5I3E/IQYSYMCF/FJ15I3EIQYSYMCF.SMALL.jpg msabourin My son wanted to dress as Link and have a shield to play with. All the replicas I could find were either too small, too cheaply made, or too expensive, so, being a dutiful and somewhat handy Dad, I made him one. All materials are made of 1/4" lauan plywood. At the time, I did not have a scroll saw, ...
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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-/
Hellboy Comic Con Costume (For Timmy the ThinkGeek Monkey) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/AMG3/IQXXOHCU/F6IAMG3IQXXOHCU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/AMG3/IQXXOHCU/F6IAMG3IQXXOHCU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/AMG3/IQXXOHCU/F6IAMG3IQXXOHCU.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture Costumes are for everyone....including monkeys & toys or a combination of both! ; )A little background on this project, Last year I made my first ever costume for Comic Con (a personal triumph!) and it just so happened to for a little monkey named Timmy! If you don't know Timmy, he's the adorable Th...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E70O/IQU159LE/F2ZE70OIQU159LE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E70O/IQU159LE/F2ZE70OIQU159LE.SQUARE.jpg https://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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/79UD/IQCMJVP5/FK079UDIQCMJVP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/79UD/IQCMJVP5/FK079UDIQCMJVP5.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Monster Journal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/I8P2/IQA530AL/FDII8P2IQA530AL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/I8P2/IQA530AL/FDII8P2IQA530AL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/I8P2/IQA530AL/FDII8P2IQA530AL.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl There are a lot of instructables for binding books in leather (see my other called "Spiked Journal"). This will be a more detailed instructables on the front cover rather than the whole book.I wanted my own Necronomicon or other leather bound curiousity piece, so I started small.Hope you like it! ...
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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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F95/10FJ/IQ9PL3I2/F9510FJIQ9PL3I2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F95/10FJ/IQ9PL3I2/F9510FJIQ9PL3I2.SQUARE.jpg https://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/
Crocheted Wizard/Witch Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/DACF/I0LCPIWZ/FU9DACFI0LCPIWZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/DACF/I0LCPIWZ/FU9DACFI0LCPIWZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/DACF/I0LCPIWZ/FU9DACFI0LCPIWZ.SMALL.jpg lakej This hat makes the perfect costume for a college student who doesn't have a lot of money to buy their own. The materials for the hat doesn't cost much. This hat does require some crocheting skills. Originally I wanted to go with a Gandalf style hat, but this reminds me more of the sorting hat fr...
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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/
Make your own Mjölnir - Thor's Hammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/CELE/IQGWV3FM/F7SCELEIQGWV3FM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/CELE/IQGWV3FM/F7SCELEIQGWV3FM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/CELE/IQGWV3FM/F7SCELEIQGWV3FM.SMALL.jpg Tom Howbridge I used some steel pipe, square doug fir post, some metal clothes rail, and some burgundy nylon cord.You can find Dimensions here http://goo.gl/i94SNMThe head on the real one is 150mm square so i divided that by the size of the wood i had which was 3.5" (88mm) so 150/88 is 1.7 so i divided the othe...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 18:53:16 PDT