Instructables: exploring - - costume - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:07:09 PST BLOX v1.01 Boba Fett Cardboard Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Boba-Fett-Cardboard-Helmet/
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:11:43 PDT
How to make a Super Mario Bros: "Bowser" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Super-Mario-Bros-Bowser-Costume/
How to make a Super Mario Bros: "Bowser" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/CXMQ/I9EOS94P/FK2CXMQI9EOS94P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/CXMQ/I9EOS94P/FK2CXMQI9EOS94P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/CXMQ/I9EOS94P/FK2CXMQI9EOS94P.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations King of the Koopas, Bowser is one awesome villain! My friend wanted to be the menace of the Mushroom Kingdom for the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo. Well, I aim to please! Let's get started shall we??* This costume is VERY hot, since it is mattress foam. You definitely need a fan or an ice pac...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 22:45:24 PDT
The Fastest Way to Make a Turtle Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fastest-Way-to-Make-a-Turtle-Costume/
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Tue, 18 Jan 2011 20:28:11 PST
Duct Tape Mannequin http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Mannequin/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:17:17 PST
How to make a Beaker Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Beaker-Costume/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2009 10:07:50 PST
How to make a DC's "Darkseid" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-DCs-Darkseid-costume/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 19:08:27 PDT
Acrylic Diamonds http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Diamonds/
Acrylic Diamonds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/FA29/IN235Y3O/FCFFA29IN235Y3O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/FA29/IN235Y3O/FCFFA29IN235Y3O.SQUARE.jpg https://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 ...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 07:25:27 PDT
How to Make a Kiki's Delivery Service Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Kikis-Delivery-Service-Costume/
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 21:30:53 PDT
Customize Shoes with Spray Paint and Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Angry-Unapologetic-Scorch-the-Earth-Shoes-/
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Sun, 10 Oct 2010 10:05:41 PDT
Princess Mononoke "San" Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Princess-Mononoke-San-Mask/
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Thu, 29 Mar 2012 00:21:44 PDT
How to make a wooden wand. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wooden-wand/
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Tue, 19 Oct 2010 22:41:22 PDT
GLOW STICK SABER http://www.instructables.com/id/GLOW-STICK-SABER/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 11:37:19 PST
Marvin the Martian Costume (finally!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvin-the-Martian-Costume-finally/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 18:59:16 PDT
Bionic El Wire Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Bionic-El-Wire-Mask/
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 11:42:30 PST
The "Amazing" Lightning McQueen Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Lightning-McQueen-Costume/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 19:28:25 PST
Proto Man Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Proto-Man-Costume/
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Thu, 28 Oct 2010 18:03:59 PDT
Samurai Armor (Total War: Shogun 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Samurai-Armor-Total-War-Shogun-2/
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Mon, 12 Mar 2012 16:30:50 PDT
how to make a gigantic dragon or dinosaur costume http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-gigantic-dragon-or-dinosaur-costume/
how to make a gigantic dragon or dinosaur costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/CZ1B/H82UHTC4/F9DCZ1BH82UHTC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/CZ1B/H82UHTC4/F9DCZ1BH82UHTC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/CZ1B/H82UHTC4/F9DCZ1BH82UHTC4.SMALL.jpg allartssk Hello this is my first instructable. I have built for this Halloween a 15 foot long Dragon costume. This costume is a lot like those walking with dinosaurs costumes you see in the show except for they have millions of dollars to make each Dragon costume and  this will be very inexpensive I spent may...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 18:34:07 PDT
Star Trek Movie Jacket TWOK (The Wrath of Kahn) Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Movie-Jacket-TWOK-The-Wrath-of-Kahn-Co/
Star Trek Movie Jacket TWOK (The Wrath of Kahn) Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/DRH2/H3Z3CHJC/FGVDRH2H3Z3CHJC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/DRH2/H3Z3CHJC/FGVDRH2H3Z3CHJC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/DRH2/H3Z3CHJC/FGVDRH2H3Z3CHJC.SMALL.jpg gephura When I was asked to sew a Star Trek jacket for a co-worker I thought “Great!  Sewing for fun AND profit!”.  Then I was handed the pattern and found only 17 lines of instruction.  As a hobby sewer I depend on well written and illustrated patterns to complete my projects, so this was a bad start to a ...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 07:01:28 PDT
Vinyl or Spandex Over Foam for Cosplay/Costuming (Armor, Uniform Boarders, Piping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-or-Spandex-Over-Foam-for-CosplayCostuming-Ar/
Vinyl or Spandex Over Foam for Cosplay/Costuming (Armor, Uniform Boarders, Piping) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/U6YG/HMVJA4GN/FT9U6YGHMVJA4GN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/U6YG/HMVJA4GN/FT9U6YGHMVJA4GN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/U6YG/HMVJA4GN/FT9U6YGHMVJA4GN.SMALL.jpg Hydra Ever run into a costume project that requires one super bizarre shaped detail? Button? Armor piece? Gluing and pulling fabric over a shaped piece of EVA foam (craft foam) isn't a new practice in the costuming world, this is simply the way that has worked for me. The pieces I've made with this method...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 22:24:31 PDT
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/GOCH/ILJQ9VHX/F50GOCHILJQ9VHX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/GOCH/ILJQ9VHX/F50GOCHILJQ9VHX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/GOCH/ILJQ9VHX/F50GOCHILJQ9VHX.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
how to make a vampire costume for children http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-vampire-costume-for-children/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2011 09:51:31 PDT
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie...costume for two http://www.instructables.com/id/If-You-Give-a-Mouse-a-Cookiecostume-for-two/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2011 20:17:56 PST
Tron Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tron-Costume/
Tron Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/87D1/H8W1VSLG/FUW87D1H8W1VSLG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/87D1/H8W1VSLG/FUW87D1H8W1VSLG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/87D1/H8W1VSLG/FUW87D1H8W1VSLG.SMALL.jpg smithdw After watching the latest Tron movie ... the kids were excited at the idea of being Tron (and so was i).  We set about researching how to make a decent and yet still inexpensive Tron outfit.  Here is how... Supplies Needed: 1 - 5m roll of LED Lights - $10-15 on ebay 1 - Roll of 22 guage wire (make ...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 10:10:39 PDT
Cats Musical Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cats-Musical-Costume/
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 20:41:22 PST
Globe Halloween Costume/Geography Lesson http://www.instructables.com/id/Globe-Halloween-CostumeGeography-Lesson/
Globe Halloween Costume/Geography Lesson - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/TDNR/H8RVCFBO/FW9TDNRH8RVCFBO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/TDNR/H8RVCFBO/FW9TDNRH8RVCFBO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/TDNR/H8RVCFBO/FW9TDNRH8RVCFBO.SMALL.jpg keithmckeown Globe Halloween Costume/Geography Lesson My little boy means the world to me so I decided to make him a globe costume for Halloween.  Since our 4-year-old has been interested in our tabletop globe and asking lots of geographic questions, I decided to make this an educational project we worked on t...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 22:58:46 PDT
Light Up Christmas Tree Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Christmas-Tree-Costume/
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:37:49 PDT
Giant Toothbrush http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Toothbrush/
Giant Toothbrush - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/PGC2/FALOLBMD/F6QPGC2FALOLBMD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/PGC2/FALOLBMD/F6QPGC2FALOLBMD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/PGC2/FALOLBMD/F6QPGC2FALOLBMD.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad What could be more fun than a low-tech giant toothbrush? Every kid should have one. The only thing better is having a giant empty cardboard box to play in.This project shows you how to make your own giant toothbrush. They make great accessories for your Halloween costume or award-winning grade-sc...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2007 23:26:38 PST
Made with Magic Fiber Optic Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-with-Magic-Fiber-Optic-Wings/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 09:48:57 PDT
Excalibur, Antique Leather Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Leather-Sword/
Excalibur, Antique Leather Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/XSIS/IV0BHYBS/FX2XSISIV0BHYBS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/XSIS/IV0BHYBS/FX2XSISIV0BHYBS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/XSIS/IV0BHYBS/FX2XSISIV0BHYBS.SMALL.jpg caracoda Hello everyone!I was planning to make something different but the rules say "something you hold that adds a “wow” factor to your costume" so here it is. Antique leather sword. This is a universal prop which is good for any event whether it is Halloween or New Year or a children's B'Day party. It is...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 05:33:07 PST
How to make an Anglerfish mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Anglerfish-mask/
How to make an Anglerfish mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/XA2M/F03WEWNT/FUHXA2MF03WEWNT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/XA2M/F03WEWNT/FUHXA2MF03WEWNT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/XA2M/F03WEWNT/FUHXA2MF03WEWNT.SMALL.jpg laernmoer I wanted to make a Halloween costume that I could scare all the little Japanese kids with, and that I could take off quickly when dealing with stoic Japanese businessmen. So I needed something that was just a mask.I got the idea for this mask from this guy, earlier this year:http://geeklabs.blogspot...
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Wed, 4 Apr 2007 10:46:15 PDT
Captain America Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Halloween-Costume/
Captain America Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/CSWH/FN82TPKX/F7JCSWHFN82TPKX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/CSWH/FN82TPKX/F7JCSWHFN82TPKX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/CSWH/FN82TPKX/F7JCSWHFN82TPKX.SMALL.jpg Fruppi True Believers! You know that America needs a real hero, and next year for Halloween, you, too, can be that hero! With just a few easy steps, you can become Captain America and impress your family, friends, neighbors, and local Legion members. (Our Cap ended up saying the pledge at the local legion ...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2008 21:51:20 PST
Voltron Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Voltron-Costume/
Voltron Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/YG00/H742PEDE/FTXYG00H742PEDE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/YG00/H742PEDE/FTXYG00H742PEDE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/YG00/H742PEDE/FTXYG00H742PEDE.SMALL.jpg sixsixzero Voltron! Defender of the universe!  Definitely one of my favorite childhood toys.... so this year I decided to go big and try my hand at building a costume and also doing an instructable on it. First i'd like to give a couple shout outs.... My girlfriend and our kids for putting up w my mess, madnes...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 10:21:57 PDT
Labyrinth Family Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Labyrinth-Family-Costume/
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 13:27:00 PDT
DIY 80's Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-80s-Halloween-Costumes/
DIY 80's Halloween Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LC62/GUPT2VBI/FP9LC62GUPT2VBI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LC62/GUPT2VBI/FP9LC62GUPT2VBI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/LC62/GUPT2VBI/FP9LC62GUPT2VBI.SMALL.jpg Meg Allan Cole Here are 5 rad 80's costumes including Teen Wolf, Top Gun, Lloyd Dobbler, Marty McFly and THE GOONIES! A little DIY, some thrifted finds and you have yourself a bodacious costume.
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 15:29:06 PST
Plastic Bottle Hack: Make Easy Gemstones! http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Bottle-Hack-Make-Easy-Gemstones/
Plastic Bottle Hack: Make Easy Gemstones! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/97TP/IUORV3XW/F6S97TPIUORV3XW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/97TP/IUORV3XW/F6S97TPIUORV3XW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/97TP/IUORV3XW/F6S97TPIUORV3XW.SMALL.jpg Randomona Hello people! In this instructable, I will show you how to turn plastic bottles that you would usually throw away into precious gemstones!It's a simple project that everyone can do at home - most likely you already have all the materials that you will need. And who wouldn't want gems that cost nothi...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:05:00 PDT
DIY SpongeBob Squarepants Mascot Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SpongeBob-Squarepants-Mascot-Halloween-Costume/
DIY SpongeBob Squarepants Mascot Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/RC62/HK4831GM/F8PRC62HK4831GM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/RC62/HK4831GM/F8PRC62HK4831GM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/RC62/HK4831GM/F8PRC62HK4831GM.SMALL.jpg jleighkrupp Fairly simple to make, minimal sewing. Total cost less than $10. Materials needed. 1 yard yellow fleece fabric. 8x10 sheet white foam, 8x10 sheet black foam,2 8x12 yellow foam, 8x10 red felt, 8x10 blue felt and lots of hot glue!! Cardboard Box Pick the size box you want. I glued pieces of differe...
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 04:04:31 PDT
Clumsy House Decorator Costume. http://www.instructables.com/id/Clumsy-House-Decorator-Costume/
Clumsy House Decorator Costume. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/AZAJ/IUKEZBWG/FXWAZAJIUKEZBWG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/AZAJ/IUKEZBWG/FXWAZAJIUKEZBWG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/AZAJ/IUKEZBWG/FXWAZAJIUKEZBWG.SMALL.jpg tomanek007 Hi Again. This is very simple to do Illusion Costume of Floating Tin of PaintYou can get it done in about 1,5hr maxSo put your dirty clothes , grab some brush and become Clumsy House Decorator.Kids will have great fun watching you!WARNING. Please be extra careful with hot water while working with Po...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:53:24 PDT
How to make a Batman's "Mr. Freeze" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Batmans-Mr-Freeze-costume/
How to make a Batman's "Mr. Freeze" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/1S9B/HKUD0ZTP/FCH1S9BHKUD0ZTP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/1S9B/HKUD0ZTP/FCH1S9BHKUD0ZTP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/1S9B/HKUD0ZTP/FCH1S9BHKUD0ZTP.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations Forecast for today.. a COOOOOOLD FREEZE!.. Mr. Freeze that is. Materials: i got many of these things at thrift stores, garage sales, discount stores, etc. -black shoes/boots -baseball shin guards (thrift store $4) -black leggings -black longsleeve tshirt -blue shorts (found women’s bathing sui...
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:15:49 PDT
Easy Pumpkin Costume for Adults http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pumpkin-Costume-for-Adults/
Easy Pumpkin Costume for Adults - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/MWZ2/HO7XFN6G/FWAMWZ2HO7XFN6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/MWZ2/HO7XFN6G/FWAMWZ2HO7XFN6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/MWZ2/HO7XFN6G/FWAMWZ2HO7XFN6G.SMALL.jpg AnnaGyn So, I wanted to be a pumpkin for Halloween for quite a while and this year, it was time! And what better way to be a pumpkin then making your own costume? So that's what I did (with a litte bit of design help). This should be fairly easy to make all that is required is some basic sewing knowledge. (...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:53:31 PST
Bison Horns and Ears on an Elastic Headband http://www.instructables.com/id/Bison-Horns-and-Ears-on-an-Elastic-Headband/
Bison Horns and Ears on an Elastic Headband - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/JOO9/FMZA9P3R/FEBJOO9FMZA9P3R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/JOO9/FMZA9P3R/FEBJOO9FMZA9P3R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/JOO9/FMZA9P3R/FEBJOO9FMZA9P3R.SMALL.jpg Beetlecat This instructable covers how to create a bison ear/horn headband set . I created this design specifically for this website with the intent of making it simple to create and easy to follow. You can use the same methods for other ear and/or horn sets. Make draenei cranial horns. A satyr's ears and goa...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2008 18:45:08 PDT
Easy Minecraft Enderman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Minecraft-Enderman-Costume/
Easy Minecraft Enderman Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/G1AW/I1GIL1RU/FHHG1AWI1GIL1RU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/G1AW/I1GIL1RU/FHHG1AWI1GIL1RU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/G1AW/I1GIL1RU/FHHG1AWI1GIL1RU.SMALL.jpg fgurnee Minecraft Enderman MaskApprox. build time 15-30 minutes Tools you’ll need for this project: 1 Small to Medium Sized Cardboard Box 1 Roll Black Duct Tape or Black Spray Paint 1 Roll White Duct Tape or White Spray Paint Scissors Box Cutter or X-Acto Knife Pencil Ruler Hot Glue Gun Box Find a box th...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:21:58 PDT
How To: Big Sister, Bioshock 2 Helmet/Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Big-Sister-Bioshock-2-HelmetLamp/
How To: Big Sister, Bioshock 2 Helmet/Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/LHX6/GYC4KPW1/F1ZLHX6GYC4KPW1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/LHX6/GYC4KPW1/F1ZLHX6GYC4KPW1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/LHX6/GYC4KPW1/F1ZLHX6GYC4KPW1.SMALL.jpg TimTheScarecrow Want an awesomesauce videogame character based helmet and desk lamp!?!? This instructable will show you how i made my version of a Big Sister's helmet from the popular videogame Bioshock 2. I do not claim to have made an exact replica because i know i haven't. I didnt make it to be a costume.. i m...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 22:39:45 PST
Star Killer Jedi Costume The Force Unleashed 2: Trailer Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Killer-Jedi-Costume-The-Force-Unleashed-2-Tr/
Star Killer Jedi Costume The Force Unleashed 2: Trailer Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/QA34/H7HY7T21/FNMQA34H7HY7T21.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/QA34/H7HY7T21/FNMQA34H7HY7T21.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/QA34/H7HY7T21/FNMQA34H7HY7T21.SMALL.jpg Towering Props this fine Instructable i will be showing how to make Star Killer from The Force Unleashed 2: trailer version. My build was fairly complicated. it had several layers of paint, weathering as well as forming, glueing, leather work, sewing and a large assortment of other materials. I built this for fu...
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Fri, 21 Sep 2012 20:33:36 PDT
THE "VENDETTA JOKER" FACE PAINTING MASK! http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-VENDETTA-JOKER-FACE-PAINTING-MASK/
THE "VENDETTA JOKER" FACE PAINTING MASK! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/BECD/HNICTT9R/FGRBECDHNICTT9R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/BECD/HNICTT9R/FGRBECDHNICTT9R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/BECD/HNICTT9R/FGRBECDHNICTT9R.SMALL.jpg Luis Linares How I Face Painted V for Vendetta Mask to a Dark Knight Joker! White Spray Spray Paint the Mask White. Face Painting The Face Painting, I used some left over Paint I had called Fabric paint ( Red and Black Paint ) and it worked pretty good, But if you have something Better be my guest I'm not ...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 17:47:46 PDT
Dr. Strange Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Strange-Costume/
Dr. Strange Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZYF6/IFY7ACBA/F38ZYF6IFY7ACBA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZYF6/IFY7ACBA/F38ZYF6IFY7ACBA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/ZYF6/IFY7ACBA/F38ZYF6IFY7ACBA.SMALL.jpg zymurgeneticist A Dr. Strange costume brought to life with spells using microcontrollers, LEDs and sensors!Behold, the Sorcerer Supreme!With the film coming soon, a friend of mine said my next costume should be Dr. Strange... I don't think he meant me to take him seriously though. However tackling an entire costume...
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 06:58:33 PDT
My Little Pony Twilight Sparkle Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Little-Pony-Twilight-Sparkle-Costume/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 11:54:31 PST
Lego Ninjago Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Ninjago-Costume/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 01:16:08 PST
Sam Flynn Suit from TRON Legacy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sam-Flynn-Suit-from-TRON-Legacy/
Sam Flynn Suit from TRON Legacy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/C3PK/GIJG3OVW/F9RC3PKGIJG3OVW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/C3PK/GIJG3OVW/F9RC3PKGIJG3OVW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/C3PK/GIJG3OVW/F9RC3PKGIJG3OVW.SMALL.jpg Tifetup Okay all... so more than a few people have asked for this Instructable.  I hope I am able to explain enough.  Sadly I didn't completely document the whole process, but here it goes! Electroluminecent Tech EL for short, comes in many different forms.  Sheets, strips, tape, ribbon, even flexible ...
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Mon, 28 Feb 2011 11:33:45 PST
8 Ft. Tall Stalk-Around costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Stalk-Around-costume/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 20:27:53 PST