Instructables: exploring - - costume - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:17:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Monster Claws with Homemade Paper Clay http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Claws-with-Homemade-Paper-Clay/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:08:08 PDT
Tonto dog rider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonto-dog-rider-costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
How to make a Darth Vader costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Darth-Vader-costume/
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Sun, 22 Sep 2013 09:06:46 PDT
Easy Steam Punk Laser Pistol That Lights Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Steam-Punk-Laser-Pistol-That-Lights-Up/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:32:16 PDT
Hammered Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammered-Iron/
Hammered Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/S5TL/I1TNK4CC/FDHS5TLI1TNK4CC.SMALL.jpg Charkhol Hi there cosplayers/costume makers.I'm Mark from CHARKHOL studios and here today I've decided to share my tips and tricks on creating effective and easy metal effects.This one, is Hammered Iron. a VERY simple and easy way to create ancient and heavy looking armour pieces.Good luck :) Materials & T...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:51:45 PDT
Carbonfiber Ironman & Spiderman mask (skinning/wrapping) http://www.instructables.com/id/Carbonfiber-Ironman-Spiderman-mask-skinningwrappin/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:59:50 PDT
How to Make Zombie Clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Zombie-Clothes/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2008 13:42:26 PST
Wind-Up Doll Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Up-Doll-Costume/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:52:11 PDT
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Destiny - The Speaker Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Destiny-The-Speaker-Mask/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:34:55 PDT
1960's Batgirl http://www.instructables.com/id/1960s-Batgirl/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:02:29 PDT
Louise Costume - Bob's Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/Louise-Costume-Bobs-Burgers/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:42:25 PDT
Huge Spider's Web made of an Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Spiders-Web-made-of-an-Umbrella/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 03:37:33 PDT
Sculpted Leather Mask Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Leather-Mask-Tutorial/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:23:52 PDT
Super Shredder http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Shredder/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 15:24:44 PDT
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-Pacman-Arcade-Game-Costume/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:23:46 PDT
Pixelated (The making of a mask and a stop motion video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixelated-The-making-of-a-mask-and-a-stop-motion-v/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:31:24 PDT
Lady Falcor Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lady-Falcor-Costume/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:48:59 PDT
Leather Cutout Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cutout-Mask/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:11:26 PDT
How To: Casey Jones T.M.N.T. costume. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Casey-Jones-TMNT-costume/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 20:40:43 PDT
Adult storm trooper Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Adult-storm-trooper-Costume/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 07:45:22 PDT
Tips and Tricks for being a Plague Doctor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-and-Tricks-for-being-a-Plague-Doctor/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:35:39 PDT
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:45:32 PDT
I AM GROOT http://www.instructables.com/id/I-AM-GROOT/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:31:57 PDT
Lego Spider-Man Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Spider-Man-Halloween-Costume/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:36:01 PDT
Jet Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Jet-Pack-1/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:37:13 PDT
Easy Giant Zipper Hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Giant-Zipper-Hoodie/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:38:15 PDT
How To Make Thor's Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Thors-Hammer/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:08:28 PDT
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-My-Little-Pony-Derpy-Costume/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:48:19 PDT
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
Zoltar http://www.instructables.com/id/Zoltar/
Zoltar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/PDBK/I1AVM83U/F79PDBKI1AVM83U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/PDBK/I1AVM83U/F79PDBKI1AVM83U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/PDBK/I1AVM83U/F79PDBKI1AVM83U.SMALL.jpg Tollefson Designs We came across one of these classic fortune telling machines in Las Vegas while on a cross-country family vacation. Our oldest daughter thought it would be funny to be one for Halloween so we did our best to oblige. The Basic Box - Part 1 The first step is to find just the right cardboard box to...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:08:57 PDT
3D Print an Articulated Warhammer 40k Power Fist http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-an-Articulated-Warhammer-40k-Power-Fist/
3D Print an Articulated Warhammer 40k Power Fist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/Z9I0/I1945CRX/F8XZ9I0I1945CRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/Z9I0/I1945CRX/F8XZ9I0I1945CRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/Z9I0/I1945CRX/F8XZ9I0I1945CRX.SMALL.jpg gsterley Last year, I made a Crimson Fist Space Marine Costume. Everyone really seemed to like it, you can find the instructable I made outlining the costume's creation here: Gary Sterley's 40k Space MarineWhile the feedback on the costume has been awesome, the most popular feature, by far, is the articulate...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:07:54 PDT
Jackalope Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Jackalope-Costume/
Jackalope Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/Z4WK/I169RKUQ/FUIZ4WKI169RKUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/Z4WK/I169RKUQ/FUIZ4WKI169RKUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/Z4WK/I169RKUQ/FUIZ4WKI169RKUQ.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell This wall mounted taxidermy Jackalope costume is one of my most favorite things I've ever made. Not only did it help me win a costume contest at work last year, I'm pretty sure I now understand what it must feel like to be Bill Murray, Kristen Wiig, or some other well paid jokester, bringing famous ...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:24:53 PDT
Create a Moving Rorschach Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Moving-Rorschach-Mask/
Create a Moving Rorschach Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OOQN/GKGL66Z8/FBHOOQNGKGL66Z8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OOQN/GKGL66Z8/FBHOOQNGKGL66Z8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OOQN/GKGL66Z8/FBHOOQNGKGL66Z8.SMALL.jpg acr4909 I've seen a few Instructables on here that show you how to make a mask with a Rorschach imprint on it. In this Instructable, I will show you how to make a mask with ink that actually moves, similar to the Rorschach mask from the Watchmen film. The materials needed for this mask will cost around $50,...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 13:26:22 PST
Whiteboard Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiteboard-Costume/
Whiteboard Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/9B40/I1943100/FTC9B40I1943100.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/9B40/I1943100/FTC9B40I1943100.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/9B40/I1943100/FTC9B40I1943100.SMALL.jpg Natalina Credit for sparking this costume idea goes to push_reset, who wore a dress she had made to work which was coated in chalkboard paint. I immediately thought it would be fun to use the same concept but as a whiteboard, and here it is! Also a big thank you to audreyobscura for the awesome photos. My ...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:15:56 PDT
Ultimate Grim Reaper Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Grim-Reaper-Costume/
Ultimate Grim Reaper Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/7LEP/I1NV0DD1/FRI7LEPI1NV0DD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/7LEP/I1NV0DD1/FRI7LEPI1NV0DD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/7LEP/I1NV0DD1/FRI7LEPI1NV0DD1.SMALL.jpg gpetit1 [10/27/14 Update: A friend took some shots of me at a local Halloween parade and then asked me to do a photo shoot. Add a fog machine and a backlit window and OMG this thing looks terrifying! I also want to thank everyone for the great comments.]In 1998 we started having Halloween parties for ou...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:46:27 PDT
Hessian Soldier Mask and Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Hessian-Soldier-Mask/
Hessian Soldier Mask and Accessories - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/B742/I1JW9E1Z/F8KB742I1JW9E1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/B742/I1JW9E1Z/F8KB742I1JW9E1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/B742/I1JW9E1Z/F8KB742I1JW9E1Z.SMALL.jpg tony.fantasia I created this mask and a few other pieces for a customers Halloween costume. He wanted a faithful recreation of the Hessian Soldier costume from the television series "Sleepy Hollow". As part of the costume I made the mask, boot cuffs, a flint-lock pistol holster and a battle axe holster. What foll...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:55:52 PDT
Mario Candy Box Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Candy-Box-Dispenser/
Mario Candy Box Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/YTUF/I12KGJR1/FRFYTUFI12KGJR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/YTUF/I12KGJR1/FRFYTUFI12KGJR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/YTUF/I12KGJR1/FRFYTUFI12KGJR1.SMALL.jpg DjPR3S Want to hand out candy to the neighborhood kids this year on Halloween in the coolest way? Now you can with a simple made Mario Question Mark candy Dispenser box.Should cost you less than $10! --------------------------------------------------------------Materials A cardboard boxYellow paint and a p...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:50:48 PDT
Sally Rag Doll Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Sally-Rag-Doll-Gloves/
Sally Rag Doll Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/XG8O/I12KGV25/F6RXG8OI12KGV25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/XG8O/I12KGV25/F6RXG8OI12KGV25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/XG8O/I12KGV25/F6RXG8OI12KGV25.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction I love Sally, I love The Nightmare Before Christmas, but I hate the costumes they sell in the stores. Not so much the dress portion as much as their answer to Sally being a rag doll. It almost always involves incorrectly colored and cheaply made tights and armlets. They look bad in my opinion and...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 15:21:01 PDT
Leather and El Wire Sci-Fi Headdress http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-and-El-Wire-Sci-Fi-Headdress/
Leather and El Wire Sci-Fi Headdress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/TLUG/I12KFZ2C/F9HTLUGI12KFZ2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/TLUG/I12KFZ2C/F9HTLUGI12KFZ2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/TLUG/I12KFZ2C/F9HTLUGI12KFZ2C.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes When I started making this headdress a lot of people said it reminded them of H.R. Giger. Now, I’ve always been pretty afraid of aliens, I don’t like horror movies, and I consider Alien with a capital A to be the most terrifying creature ever imagined. (In all seriousness I sometimes check inside ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:41:13 PDT
Medusa Crown http://www.instructables.com/id/Medusa-Crown/
Medusa Crown - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BXR4/I0TVSAG0/FVZBXR4I0TVSAG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BXR4/I0TVSAG0/FVZBXR4I0TVSAG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BXR4/I0TVSAG0/FVZBXR4I0TVSAG0.SMALL.jpg kendeliza Looking for a DIY costume that won't leave you with large, useless materials to store after October? Follow this simple instructable for an inexpensive Gorgon crown that is small enough to store, but pretty enough you may just want to display it year round! Materials Consumables:Crown -- I bought...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 12:31:24 PDT
Wood texture leather bracer tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-texture-leather-bracer-tutorial/
Wood texture leather bracer tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/CH1Y/I1KJJTYG/F7RCH1YI1KJJTYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/CH1Y/I1KJJTYG/F7RCH1YI1KJJTYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/CH1Y/I1KJJTYG/F7RCH1YI1KJJTYG.SMALL.jpg bginoza Would you like to make this awesome wood bracer? Here is a tutorial on how to make the perfect piece your costume was missing or that cosplay accessory that will have people talking. Be a wood nymph or a warrior of nature with this wood textured leather bracer tutorial. :D Pattern and material gat...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 13:03:37 PDT
Rem Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Rem-Costume/
Rem Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/O9YT/I0VP1J9N/F1PO9YTI0VP1J9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/O9YT/I0VP1J9N/F1PO9YTI0VP1J9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/O9YT/I0VP1J9N/F1PO9YTI0VP1J9N.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood A few years ago I made a Ryuk costume from the anime/manga/movie Death Note - and I decided the time had come for me to revisit the series and go as another Shinigami (Death God) named Rem. Originally I was going to sculpt, mold and cast a latex suit, but after sculpting and making the torso, I hit ...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 09:26:37 PDT
Borderlands Psycho Bandit Buzz Axe 1:1 Scale Cosplay Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Psycho-Bandit-Buzz-Axe-11-Scale-Cospla/
Borderlands Psycho Bandit Buzz Axe 1:1 Scale Cosplay Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/6EWZ/I0VORHIE/FOZ6EWZI0VORHIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/6EWZ/I0VORHIE/FOZ6EWZI0VORHIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/6EWZ/I0VORHIE/FOZ6EWZI0VORHIE.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props Once again because of the great response I got from my Isaac Clarke Dead Space cosplay build thread http://www.instructables.com/id/DEAD-SPACE-Isaac-C... I figured it's about time to start another walk through. I have decided to make a full Instructable on the iconic Borderlands Psycho Bandit Buz...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:30:12 PDT
Hand Tooled Leather Bracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Tooled-Bracer/
Hand Tooled Leather Bracer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MLI2/I0VONZZA/F4AMLI2I0VONZZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MLI2/I0VONZZA/F4AMLI2I0VONZZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/MLI2/I0VONZZA/F4AMLI2I0VONZZA.SMALL.jpg starboardsky This is my first instructable, so my apologies if something is poorly worded or unclear. If you need something cleared up, just ask in the comments and i will help.This bracer is part of the handmade leather steampunk HEV suit I am making, but the basic principles apply. If you want to see progress ...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 22:40:08 PDT
Cyborg/Robot Prosthetic for $5 or Under (Probably) http://www.instructables.com/id/CyborgRobot-Prosthetic-for-5-of-Under-Probably/
Cyborg/Robot Prosthetic for $5 or Under (Probably) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/LZ7O/HO231FFQ/FCPLZ7OHO231FFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/LZ7O/HO231FFQ/FCPLZ7OHO231FFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/LZ7O/HO231FFQ/FCPLZ7OHO231FFQ.SMALL.jpg Xarphael Presuming you have some tools on hand ahead of time and depending on how you decide to embellish it, this is a really cheap but effective method for making a costume piece. I'm assuming you have at least the basics like scissors and craft glue when I say under $5, probably. I've been seeing tutoria...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 20:26:45 PST
The Perfect Dr. Who Fez and mini fez http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Dr-Who-Fez-and-mini-fez/
The Perfect Dr. Who Fez and mini fez - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/ZK0O/I0R0XH6U/FC9ZK0OI0R0XH6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/ZK0O/I0R0XH6U/FC9ZK0OI0R0XH6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/ZK0O/I0R0XH6U/FC9ZK0OI0R0XH6U.SMALL.jpg Moosedoom Want to know how to make the perfect Dr. Who Fez.With this tutorial, you can make a fez that is high quality and long lasting as well as very stylish.Well here it is. My official way of making fezes!Please do not use this tutorial to make products to sell. I sell them myself on my etsy page but i fi...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:06:39 PDT
Wall-e Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-e-Costume-1/
Wall-e Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/TOV1/HZB3HQO3/FULTOV1HZB3HQO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/TOV1/HZB3HQO3/FULTOV1HZB3HQO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/TOV1/HZB3HQO3/FULTOV1HZB3HQO3.SMALL.jpg cameron.close Hello All,Welcome to my first Instructable!I have always loved this site and DIYs in general, but my absolute favorite projects are costumes. Not surprisingly, most of the "fun" of Halloween for me is the adventure I take as I go from a random thought to a finished product. I've always placed an emp...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:49:34 PDT
Mask made form Real Skin http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-Mask/
Mask made form Real Skin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/6E9V/I0HYZ6MP/FF76E9VI0HYZ6MP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/6E9V/I0HYZ6MP/FF76E9VI0HYZ6MP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/6E9V/I0HYZ6MP/FF76E9VI0HYZ6MP.SMALL.jpg Triclaw If you came to this thinking it was a beauty treatment.....Run!!!!!! this is not for you.Yes this is a mask made from skin and you can make one too. First throw a person in a dry well and tell them " it puts the lotion on its skin" No!!!NO!!!!!!NO!!!! Don't do that we will not be going all Ed Gein. ...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 20:33:50 PDT
Cellophane Fairy Wings in under 2 hrs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cellophane-Fairy-Wings-in-under-2-hrs/
Cellophane Fairy Wings in under 2 hrs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/QX8T/GF7BBKSC/F80QX8TGF7BBKSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/QX8T/GF7BBKSC/F80QX8TGF7BBKSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/QX8T/GF7BBKSC/F80QX8TGF7BBKSC.SMALL.jpg mercifulmaenad This instructable will show you how to make some very easy cellophane fairy / dragonfly / insect wings in less than two hours, on average.  If you have a lot of crafty stuff, you might not need to make any purchases.  If you need to buy supplies, I expect it will run between $10-$20.  For this ...
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Wed, 13 Oct 2010 01:38:39 PDT