Instructables: exploring - - costume - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:42:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to model an anthropomorphic skull in Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-model-an-anthropomorphic-skull-in-Meshmixer/
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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...
By: kylegilbert

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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
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
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
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
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
Leather Pouch Tutorial & Intro to Basic Leather Working http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Pouch-Tutorial-Intro-to-Basic-Leather-Work/
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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/
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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
Custom Latex Costume Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Latex-Halloween-Costume/
Custom Latex 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/
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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/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:43:05 PDT
Dwarven bracers http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-bracers/
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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/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:02:35 PDT
Space Viking Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Viking-Costume/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:23:44 PDT
Muppets Mahna Mahna http://www.instructables.com/id/Muppets-Mahna-Mahna/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/RPRO/H8RVLKMP/FUHRPROH8RVLKMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/RPRO/H8RVLKMP/FUHRPROH8RVLKMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/RPRO/H8RVLKMP/FUHRPROH8RVLKMP.SMALL.jpg jennadillon84 My Halloween Costume. Muppets Mahna Mahna. Lots of fun, made this a few weeks before Halloween.......... have had the song in my head everyday........ ahhhhhh!  Costume Cost about $60 to make in materials.  The body is a green shirt with about 6 green feather boas hot glued on. The pink puppets ar...
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 11:46:29 PDT
Game of Thrones Stark House Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Stark-House-Robe/
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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
Game of Thrones Melisandre Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Melisandre-Robe/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:40:38 PDT
Clockwork/Steampunk Ear Cuff Earring http://www.instructables.com/id/ClockworkSteampunk-Ear-Cuff-Earring/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:43:11 PDT
Bioshock Elizabth Choker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bioshock-Elizabth-Choker/
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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
Assasins Creed - Ezio's Belt Buckle - Laser Cut and Etched Costume Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/Assasins-Creed-Ezios-Belt-Buckle-Laser-Cut-and-Etc/
Assasins Creed - Ezio's Belt Buckle - Laser Cut and Etched Costume Piece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/BLER/HRWNCVYN/F52BLERHRWNCVYN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/BLER/HRWNCVYN/F52BLERHRWNCVYN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/BLER/HRWNCVYN/F52BLERHRWNCVYN.SMALL.jpg roballoba Assassins Creed... Cool Game... 'nuff said. My friend wanted to make an Ezio Costume for Halloween and needed this crucial piece made. The buckle is ornate and pretty hard to make with drawing and carving on a piece of wood so he sketched it up on Illustrator. I cut a piece of clear Acrylic to fit o...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:25:04 PST
Borderlands Psycho Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Psycho-Mask-2/
Borderlands Psycho Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/UWWM/HRWNBBLX/FHIUWWMHRWNBBLX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/UWWM/HRWNBBLX/FHIUWWMHRWNBBLX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/UWWM/HRWNBBLX/FHIUWWMHRWNBBLX.SMALL.jpg Eireannach This years halloween costume. The mask is made from air dry clay and a cpu fan. There is a layer of plasti-dip on the top to strengthen and give a "distressed look". There is a hidden toggle switch under the chin that to control the interior lights. I'd like to apologies for the lack of photos, I ...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 15:36:24 PST
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-full-scale-Dragon-Age-Inquisition-Helme/
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props OK, here is my first and hopefully not last.......Instructable!!!!!  My name is Steven K Smith and I am a freelance illustrator turned prop maker living outside KC, Missouri.  This demo will detail my full build of the dragon helm from Bio Ware's highly anticipated video game Dragon Age Inquisition...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:54 PST
Tonio's Halo Flood-Infected Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonios-Halo-Flood-Infected-Costume/
Tonio's Halo Flood-Infected Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/AIG5/HR9V92Q9/FLQAIG5HR9V92Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/AIG5/HR9V92Q9/FLQAIG5HR9V92Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/AIG5/HR9V92Q9/FLQAIG5HR9V92Q9.SMALL.jpg azolina3 My son, Tonio, is a die-hard fan of the Halo franchise, so what would be better than to infect him with the Flood virus! We created this costume using about five cans of insulation foam spray, PVC pipe and glue, a rubber glove, plastic aquarium plants, Halloween makeup art, glue, wire, acrylic paint...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:52:56 PST
Quick and easy costume animal ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-costume-animal-ears/
Quick and easy costume animal ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SMALL.jpg Entanglement It's the last minute, and you need a costume, fast! This method lets you make a pair of comfy animal ears with a realistic shape in about half an hour.  It's pretty flexible - whether short dainty cat ears or giant swaying bunny ears, they'll come together in a jiffy!  Mine are pretty bright, but s...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 06:45:57 PDT
Pantone Color Swatch Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pantone-Color-Swatch-Costume/
Pantone Color Swatch Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/WRJR/HQ03AL4L/FEHWRJRHQ03AL4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/WRJR/HQ03AL4L/FEHWRJRHQ03AL4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/WRJR/HQ03AL4L/FEHWRJRHQ03AL4L.SMALL.jpg jessicahenderson88 Can't decide what to wear for a costume party? Why go as some thing boring like a witch or princess when you can go as a color?! I chose the 2013 Pantone color of the year for my Halloween 2013 costume. Sorry there aren't more pictures. I decided on this at the last-minute since I'm incredibly inde...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 18:55:31 PST
Gorgeous and Warm: Hooded Capes & Cloaks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Gorgeous-and-Warm-Hooded-Capes/
Gorgeous and Warm: Hooded Capes & Cloaks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/4MME/HPZLKVFG/FE04MMEHPZLKVFG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/4MME/HPZLKVFG/FE04MMEHPZLKVFG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/4MME/HPZLKVFG/FE04MMEHPZLKVFG.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Capes or cloaks are amazing! They can be formal and classy, they can be rugged and not much more than a poncho. They are easy to make and make a statement-- Great for costumes, fancy dresses or keeping warm! And, We've been watching 'Once Upon a Time'...any other mildly obsessed fans out there? Whe...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 13:01:24 PST
Hooded Character Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooded-Character-Blanket/
Hooded Character Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/DOP1/HPO2G3N0/FDZDOP1HPO2G3N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/DOP1/HPO2G3N0/FDZDOP1HPO2G3N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/DOP1/HPO2G3N0/FDZDOP1HPO2G3N0.SMALL.jpg smori This easy-to-make cozy blanket has a built-in hood and can be made into any character you'd like! Pick a character and gather materials For this project, Dratini, I choose you! (But you can choose any Pokémon or other character you'd like.) What you'll need: - a fleece blanket or any large piece...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:42:17 PST
John's Journal - A hunters diary http://www.instructables.com/id/Johns-Journal-A-hunters-diary/
John's Journal - A hunters diary - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Hello there Supernatural fans and John Winchester appreciators! This following tutorial shows you how I made my leather John Winchesters Journal (for my cosplay). Enjoy Enjoy! References First things first - get to know your stuff.So I collected some screenshots and photos, made some notes and g...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:47:09 PST
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
Making Faux Feathers for Costumes and Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Faux-Feathers-for-Costumes-and-Props/
Making Faux Feathers for Costumes and Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3HE6/HO7XEGNV/FMF3HE6HO7XEGNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3HE6/HO7XEGNV/FMF3HE6HO7XEGNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3HE6/HO7XEGNV/FMF3HE6HO7XEGNV.SMALL.jpg marshon I had two or three projects on the drawing board that required feathers. Mostly large black flight feathers. After nearly a year trying to find the size I needed in the colour I needed and at the price I wanted to pay - I was ready to give up. Then a rather ingenious art teacher friend of mine, Car...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 20:21:06 PST
Convert Hand Saw to Table Saw http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Hand-Saw-to-Table-Saw/
Convert Hand Saw to Table Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/H3T6/H8FYOWFJ/FGUH3T6H8FYOWFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/H3T6/H8FYOWFJ/FGUH3T6H8FYOWFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/H3T6/H8FYOWFJ/FGUH3T6H8FYOWFJ.SMALL.jpg H.C. Hello everybody. You probably like me, own a hand saw, but want a table saw, cause it's much stable and accurate then the hand held one. Well this is my own try. I tried to build a table saw, without spending allot of money, and I ended up with a pretty nice one, with a total coast of 1/5 of the ori...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 11:48:40 PDT
Jellyfish Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-Costume/
Jellyfish Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SMALL.jpg lebowski I made this jellyfish costume for my wife during on our Halloween build day here at Instructables. It turned out to be a great lesson on the value Instructables brings to the Internet. The costume idea came from a few costume sleuthing searches, probably some Pinterest results, and then onto an unna...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:31:08 PST
Bioshock Infinite - Booker DeWitt Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Bioshock-Infinite-Booker-DeWitt-Vest/
Bioshock Infinite - Booker DeWitt Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/5TZG/HO7XP2DY/F1J5TZGHO7XP2DY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/5TZG/HO7XP2DY/F1J5TZGHO7XP2DY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/5TZG/HO7XP2DY/F1J5TZGHO7XP2DY.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Hey fellas, I am a cosplayer and my upcoming cosplay plans are including the incredible,fun and mind-blowing game Bioshock Infinite! This time,I will be teaming up with my beloved boyfriend to accomplish this cosplay dream - him as Booker DeWitt and myself as Elizabeth. Because he is not able...
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 05:03:48 PST
Chuck Greene Cosplay (With Servbot Lego Mask) http://www.instructables.com/id/Chuck-Greene-Cosplay-With-Servbot-Lego-Mask/
Chuck Greene Cosplay (With Servbot Lego Mask) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/JU6H/HNE45JU2/F15JU6HHNE45JU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/JU6H/HNE45JU2/F15JU6HHNE45JU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/JU6H/HNE45JU2/F15JU6HHNE45JU2.SMALL.jpg Shadow Of Intent I originally planned this for Halloween, but wasn't able to finish it in time. I completed it about a week after so that it could be used for future Comic Cons. The iconic Chuck Greene costume consists of a novelty giant Lego-like head (Servbot Mask), a yellow leather biking jacket, and some sort ...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 09:51:30 PST
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Cape-Colorful-Forests/
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs It's getting colder and colder, the leaves are turning into reds, yellows, oranges and all the forests become an autumn wonderland! Why not join this event with your own colorful, warm and cozy AUTUMN CAPE?! Get Your Idea! Get Your Stuff! Starting from scratch also means to start with your imagin...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 02:21:21 PST
1800 French Court Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/1800-French-Court-Coat/
1800 French Court Coat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/3M3R/HNID13RM/FTF3M3RHNID13RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/3M3R/HNID13RM/FTF3M3RHNID13RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/3M3R/HNID13RM/FTF3M3RHNID13RM.SMALL.jpg joecooning I made this coat to be the Beast for Halloween. I looked around online, but it was difficult to find a pattern for the style that I liked. So I drafted this from a pattern contained in the History of Costuming book. It was then sew together with lining and trim. Drafting the coat: Supplies Suppli...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:36:53 PST
Giant Cardboard Minion Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Cardboard-Minion-Costume/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/IA4W/HO0PYAPN/FMSIA4WHO0PYAPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/IA4W/HO0PYAPN/FMSIA4WHO0PYAPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/IA4W/HO0PYAPN/FMSIA4WHO0PYAPN.SMALL.jpg tblood3846 This year for Halloween I decided to make a Despicable Me Minion costume out of mostly cardboard, duct tape, and PVC pipe. It turned out amazing! I had high hopes that it would turn out but it far surpassed my expectations. I am 6'10'' and I wanted my eyes to be right above the goggles so through th...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 09:33:03 PST
Dune Giant Sandworm Shai Hulud Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Dune-Giant-Sandworm-Shai-Hulud-Costume/
Dune Giant Sandworm Shai Hulud Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/1NPH/HNUEY8R1/FE41NPHHNUEY8R1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/1NPH/HNUEY8R1/FE41NPHHNUEY8R1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/1NPH/HNUEY8R1/FE41NPHHNUEY8R1.SMALL.jpg canida The giant sandworms of Dune can grow to over 400 meters long, and are equipped with an incredible array of crystalline teeth. They dwell in the deep desert on the planet Arrakis, sole source of the prescience-inducing spice drug melange, and are known to native Fremen as Shai-Hulud. The worms create...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 21:31:44 PST
Steampunk 6 Barrel Volley Gun Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-6-Barrelled-Volley-Gun/
Steampunk 6 Barrel Volley Gun Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SMALL.jpg Steamcrunk I have been making large steampunk styled props and weapons for when I cosplay at cons about 5 years now.  In the past I modded plastic toy guns with paint, added new barrels and accessories and had a blast doing it.  Last year I did my first scratch build (a 6 foot hypodermic syringe) and have been...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 14:30:58 PST