Instructables: exploring - - halloween - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:33:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 "Finger Licking Good" Candies, Literally http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-Licking-Good-Candies-Literally/
"Finger Licking Good" Candies, Literally - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/WY72/I1MPZRQV/FJKWY72I1MPZRQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/WY72/I1MPZRQV/FJKWY72I1MPZRQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/WY72/I1MPZRQV/FJKWY72I1MPZRQV.SMALL.jpg wei wei If you have the weird twisted fantasy of having people sucking on your fingers, this is the perfect instructable for you. I'm making candies in the shape of my own fingers, so people can suck or lick or bite my fingers. And it'll be "finger licking good", in the most literal way! Introduction to L...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:36:14 PDT
Chocolate Batarang http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Batarang/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:07:35 PDT
Leather Cutout Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cutout-Mask/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:11:26 PDT
Tinker Bell Pixie Dust Pumpkin Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinker-Bell-Pixie-Dust-Pumpkin-Carving/
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 20:40:43 PDT
Halloween pet costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-pet-costumes-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Get your pets in on the Halloween action! We've got costumes for all kinds of pets, including dogs, cats, hedgehogs and even tarantulas. We can't guarantee your pet will tolerate wearing a costume, but they'll definitely be lots of fun to make. :D null Turn your dog into a magestic lion! nul...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:33:53 PDT
Man in a box Halloween costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Man-in-a-box-Halloween-costume/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 08:17:02 PST
RGB Ghost http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Ghost/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:21:18 PDT
Dwarven yarn beard http://www.instructables.com/id/Dwarven-yarn-beard/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:09:16 PDT
Halloween Glassy Cupcakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Glassy-Cupcakes/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:53:24 PDT
Bones & Skulls Candies http://www.instructables.com/id/Bones-Skulls-Candies/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 07:51:21 PDT
Feet Loaf Disgustingly Delicious Simple Main dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Feet-Loaf-Disgustingly-Delicious-Simple-Main-dish/
Feet Loaf Disgustingly Delicious Simple Main dish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/N77Z/I1K3MR8S/FLKN77ZI1K3MR8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/N77Z/I1K3MR8S/FLKN77ZI1K3MR8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/N77Z/I1K3MR8S/FLKN77ZI1K3MR8S.SMALL.jpg myrrhmaid Here's a perfect recipe for a disgustingly delicious Halloween main dish meal! FEETLOAF! Super simple to make. Use your favorite meatloaf recipe or download, print and use my tried and true one. A few strategically placed cloves of garlic, vegetables and catsup on meat molded like feet and you're ru...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:26:32 PDT
Alien Queen - DIY Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Alien-Queen-DIY-Costume/
Alien Queen - DIY Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/ED4F/I1K3VO6F/FOIED4FI1K3VO6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/ED4F/I1K3VO6F/FOIED4FI1K3VO6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/ED4F/I1K3VO6F/FOIED4FI1K3VO6F.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Alien Queen interpretation -My Halloween costume effort for 2014. The Inspiration Movie monsters of the 1980’s and 90’s have been a huge influence on my personal artwork, and I wanted to make something BIG that I could use for both Halloween and Comic Con. The Alien Queen, from “Aliens 2,” is s...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:14:08 PDT
littleBits Projects: Halloween Creepy Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Projects-Halloween-Creepy-Portrait/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:15:44 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
DIY Making Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Making-Groot-from-Guardians-of-the-Galaxy/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:50:30 PDT
Be SomeTHING this Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-SomeTHING-this-Halloween/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Why dress up like a crazy character this Halloween when you could be a tree!  Well, maybe a tree isn't for you, but there are many crazy costumes out there and the perfect one just might be right here.  Look through this list of original object outfits and you're bound to find the one that is the ri...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 01:06:43 PDT
Fire Breathing Dragon - Halloween Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Breathing-Dragon-Halloween-Prop/
Fire Breathing Dragon - Halloween Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/I6NX/I1FQ9Y4U/F9II6NXI1FQ9Y4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/I6NX/I1FQ9Y4U/F9II6NXI1FQ9Y4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/I6NX/I1FQ9Y4U/F9II6NXI1FQ9Y4U.SMALL.jpg RushNafikov Greetings and Happy Halloween!What we have here is a mighty fire breathing dragon. It moves, blows fire and flaps wings.I'm entering it into a Halloween Prop contest, so please vote! Thanks for looking.The dragon consists of the metal head/neck, the wings which are made of wood and black plastic she...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:06:21 PDT
Hand Sewn Lego Pixie Hat Or Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Sewn-Lego-Pixie-Hat-Or-Necklace/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:36:06 PDT
Halloween Garage Door Silhouette http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Garage-Door-Silhouette/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:57:02 PDT
Witch Photo Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Witch-Photo-Stand/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:07:00 PDT
Classic Witch's Broom http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Witchs-Broom/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:50:58 PDT
Giant Spider With Webified Victim! http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Spider-With-Webified-Victim/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:40:37 PDT
Silly String Candy Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Silly-String-Candy-Trap/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:19:55 PDT
Spooky Witch Doctor With Shrunken Head Illusion Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Witch-Doctor-With-Shrunken-Head-Illusion-Co/
Spooky Witch Doctor With Shrunken Head Illusion Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/R5PT/I1EU4DCL/FWSR5PTI1EU4DCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/R5PT/I1EU4DCL/FWSR5PTI1EU4DCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/R5PT/I1EU4DCL/FWSR5PTI1EU4DCL.SMALL.jpg magicgolddogs Gryphon, the witch doctor, donned his creepy cloak with bands of leather. Gryphon, the witch doctor, wore a headpiece of bones and feathers. Then, Gryphon, the witch doctor, put Phoenix in a cauldron on the table. He told him, “Ooo, ee, oo ah ah. Ting tang, walla walla bing bang!”. This is what he s...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:44:15 PDT
Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestal Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Gargoyles-Perched-on-Stone-Pedestal-Costu/
Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestal Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SMALL.jpg magicgolddogs For Halloween this year, we dressed as ancient stone gargoyles. We’re perching on stone pedestals, also known as plinths. We recently flew off a cathedral in France and arrived in America to celebrate Halloween. These costumes were completely hand-made, and they involved sewing parts of it, a lot o...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 16:49:19 PDT
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack There's no bones about it, I LOVE Halloween. Actually.... there were lots of bones in last year's Halloween costume. My Simpson's costume couch was a big hit. What could I possibly build this year that would even compete? The truth is.... the idea for this year's costume was already tumbling around ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:45:32 PDT
Control Your Halloween Decorations With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Halloween-Decorations-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:43:56 PDT
Wicked Witch Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Wicked-Witch-Pumpkin/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:35:13 PDT
Amazing Magician Sawing Assistant in Half Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Magician-Sawing-Assistant-in-Half-Costumes/
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 13:53:13 PDT
Fall Pumpkin Centerpiece/ Planters/ Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Fall-Pumpkin-Centerpiece-Planters-Gift/
Fall Pumpkin Centerpiece/ Planters/ Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/12CF/I1GIKMJE/F1S12CFI1GIKMJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/12CF/I1GIKMJE/F1S12CFI1GIKMJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/12CF/I1GIKMJE/F1S12CFI1GIKMJE.SMALL.jpg SonikaJ1 If you want a DIY project to do with your kids and use it as a centerpiece for indoor or outdoor entertaining then you may want to try then simple Pumpkin Planter Project. It looks very beautiful and attractive. Also arrange them together and gift it..who would not like these cuteling... Items Ne...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:22:21 PDT
Halloween Black Cat With Glowing Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Black-Cat-With-Glowing-Eyes/
Halloween Black Cat With Glowing Eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/7QPA/I1FPZ0WB/FAU7QPAI1FPZ0WB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/7QPA/I1FPZ0WB/FAU7QPAI1FPZ0WB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/7QPA/I1FPZ0WB/FAU7QPAI1FPZ0WB.SMALL.jpg blipvert We have a plywood witch built a few years ago and decided to add a black cat with glowing eyes.(Looping is imperfect on Vimeo, sorry!) The Body The cat was cut out of 1" foam, covered with a cotton sheet and painted with waterproof paint then acrylics (see our Steampunk Gears instructable fo...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:42:50 PDT
I AM GROOT http://www.instructables.com/id/I-AM-GROOT/
I AM GROOT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6HIJ/I1GIN4B3/FPP6HIJI1GIN4B3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6HIJ/I1GIN4B3/FPP6HIJI1GIN4B3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/6HIJ/I1GIN4B3/FPP6HIJI1GIN4B3.SMALL.jpg mrvega1 I was looking for a way to challenge myself by creating something out of this world. The Groot costume idea came as a challenge to me. My peers said I would not be able to re-create such an intense character before Halloween. There was a lot of trial and error with this costume since there is no tut...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:31:57 PDT
Put a Pumpkin on It http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-a-Pumpkin-on-It/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/5513/H7UQMZCQ/FOE5513H7UQMZCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/5513/H7UQMZCQ/FOE5513H7UQMZCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/5513/H7UQMZCQ/FOE5513H7UQMZCQ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Don't want to deal with pumpkins at all this Halloween?  No problem!  You can make an awesome Halloween jack-o-lantern out of almost anything you can find around your house.  Try one of these awesome alternatives to the traditional pumpkin jack-o-lantern.   Wine bottle jack-o-lanterns Mac-O-L...
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Fri, 5 Oct 2012 15:57:19 PDT
Weatherman costume with real rain http://www.instructables.com/id/Weatherman-costume-with-real-rain/
Weatherman costume with real rain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/02M0/I1FQ1EEU/FLF02M0I1FQ1EEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/02M0/I1FQ1EEU/FLF02M0I1FQ1EEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/02M0/I1FQ1EEU/FLF02M0I1FQ1EEU.SMALL.jpg Jujitsu-Man I will show you how to make a funny costume, using cheap materials, and which is also interactive: it has a "raining" effect!This is an easy and very cheap project you can finish in about 10-15 minutes. Actually, I made it only with materials I already had at home, because I had to wear a "funny hat...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:21:48 PDT
Halloween "Pirate of the Caribbean" Sail http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Pirate-of-the-Caribbean-Sail/
Halloween "Pirate of the Caribbean" Sail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/DF0L/I1FPZI5W/FBIDF0LI1FPZI5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/DF0L/I1FPZI5W/FBIDF0LI1FPZI5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/DF0L/I1FPZI5W/FBIDF0LI1FPZI5W.SMALL.jpg markeike This Instructable is for a “Pirates of the Caribbean” sail that will be hoisted onto our flag pole in the front yard to enhance the rest of our pirates-themed Halloween decorations (see my other Instructables for more info). This sail is inspired by the one in front of the “Pirates of the Caribbean”...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:27:05 PDT
Walter Mercado Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Walter-Mercado-Costume/
Walter Mercado Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/4PTG/I1HOO6BS/FFR4PTGI1HOO6BS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/4PTG/I1HOO6BS/FFR4PTGI1HOO6BS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/4PTG/I1HOO6BS/FFR4PTGI1HOO6BS.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is an odd one, but a fun one! Walter Mercado is a cult icon in Hispanic/Latino homes. He, yes he, is an astrologer/spritualist who is known for his daily horoscopes on TV and radio for decades. His look is very opulent and can be compared to Liberace. Walter is known for his capes, jackets, clo...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:37:24 PDT
3D printed mini Jack O’Lantern Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-mini-Jack-OLantern-Planter/
3D printed mini Jack O’Lantern Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/X2YH/I1EU2L60/F54X2YHI1EU2L60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/X2YH/I1EU2L60/F54X2YHI1EU2L60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/X2YH/I1EU2L60/F54X2YHI1EU2L60.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade If you’re hosting a halloween party at home and are looking for something small, to cover spots/areas at home that do not have anything halloween'ene like your rest room, study table etc, this “3D printed mini Jack O’Lantern planter” may come handy.This is a great idea for your office area to keep ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:09:08 PDT
Jet Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Jet-Pack-1/
Jet Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SMALL.jpg dingdongdannyoreillyandthehairybowsies Hi Everyone,This is my first post to this since I only discovered the site today. So many great things on here I thought i'd share the Jet Pack costume I made last year.I made this for Halloween last year and it was great fun, especially when people couldn't figure out how my legs were floating haha...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:37:13 PDT
Handy Halloween Treat/Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Halloween-TreatDecoration/
Handy Halloween Treat/Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/OG4X/I1FMGO4P/FINOG4XI1FMGO4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/OG4X/I1FMGO4P/FINOG4XI1FMGO4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/OG4X/I1FMGO4P/FINOG4XI1FMGO4P.SMALL.jpg Rei42 So I saw this years ago at a party I was attending, and loved the idea. It makes a great bagged treat, a neat decoration if placed around the house during a Halloween party, and a well contained travel treat for kids (slipped easily into the glove compartment). It's a very simple thing and only re...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:40:48 PDT
Zombie Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Pit/
Zombie Pit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/ZL6Y/I1ETWZYJ/FXMZL6YI1ETWZYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/ZL6Y/I1ETWZYJ/FXMZL6YI1ETWZYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/ZL6Y/I1ETWZYJ/FXMZL6YI1ETWZYJ.SMALL.jpg bretinc Ok so I was in the Halloween spirit today but not in the spirit to break the bank! I got most of this stuff for free, bought a low amount of things and had the rest here at home. I had sort of a vision of what i wanted to do but i modified this thing according to what i could find in the basement/ya...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:31:17 PDT
Making a Scorpion Pumpkin Monster (Scorpunkion) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Scorpion-Monster-Prop-Scorpunkion/
Making a Scorpion Pumpkin Monster (Scorpunkion) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/11LZ/I1FPL8M7/F4X11LZI1FPL8M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/11LZ/I1FPL8M7/F4X11LZI1FPL8M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/11LZ/I1FPL8M7/F4X11LZI1FPL8M7.SMALL.jpg Davlof When Halloween comes around I like to decorate the front porch for the trick or treaters. Every year I try to add new and this year I decided to make a Scorpion Pumpkin Monster. Items you will need Items:1 Dollars store plastic skull1 foam pumpkin1" thick EPE packing foam1 tube of Paintable acryl...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:54:58 PDT
Lego Spider-Man Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Spider-Man-Halloween-Costume/
Lego Spider-Man Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/N4EE/I1GIJMGO/FTMN4EEI1GIJMGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/N4EE/I1GIJMGO/FTMN4EEI1GIJMGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/N4EE/I1GIJMGO/FTMN4EEI1GIJMGO.SMALL.jpg JesterPoet So this was the first year in which my son really cared enough to have any input into his Halloween costume. We discussed and discussed and finally decided on Lego Spider-Man. I'm by no means an expert costume maker. This is also my first Instructable, so bear with me. I'm pretty happy with the end...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:36:01 PDT
Severed Head Dessert http://www.instructables.com/id/Severed-Head-Dessert/
Severed Head Dessert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/8LGJ/I1FPP2X2/FCF8LGJI1FPP2X2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/8LGJ/I1FPP2X2/FCF8LGJI1FPP2X2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/8LGJ/I1FPP2X2/FCF8LGJI1FPP2X2.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney The hardest part of this cute and creepy dessert is carving the apples - and since you're baking them and dousing them with "blood" and "maggots," it really doesn't matter if your result is far from perfect. You Will Need:Apples (any variety will do - pick your favourite)Apple corerApple peelerSharp...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:47:49 PDT
Marvin the Martian Glow Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Marvin-the-Martian-Glow-Costume/
Marvin the Martian Glow Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/ASTM/I1FMGOD5/FS7ASTMI1FMGOD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/ASTM/I1FMGOD5/FS7ASTMI1FMGOD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/ASTM/I1FMGOD5/FS7ASTMI1FMGOD5.SMALL.jpg richardsonmeg10 Halloween... one of the best times of the year! Unfortunately, all of the effort that goes into making amazing costumes can be wasted if the details can't be appreciated in the dark. This instructable will show how to create a costume that really stands out using EL wire to create a glowing costume ...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:44:26 PDT
Witch's Brew Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/Witchs-Brew-Cocktail/
Witch's Brew Cocktail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/NVZ1/I1ETZZ6I/FLPNVZ1I1ETZZ6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/NVZ1/I1ETZZ6I/FLPNVZ1I1ETZZ6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/NVZ1/I1ETZZ6I/FLPNVZ1I1ETZZ6I.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney Want to impress your guests with a creepy cocktail that just screams Halloween?Gather together some absinthe, longan berries, lychee juice, blueberries and bloody strawberry-raspberry sauce. Berry Scary Eyeballs When I bought some fresh longan berries at the supermarket last spring I immediately ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:49:01 PDT
Flaming Skull Shots http://www.instructables.com/id/Flaming-Skull-Shots/
Flaming Skull Shots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/IR9S/I1EU085L/FPLIR9SI1EU085L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/IR9S/I1EU085L/FPLIR9SI1EU085L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/IR9S/I1EU085L/FPLIR9SI1EU085L.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney Flaming Skull Shots are a spooky way to delight your guests on Halloween. Once you've learned How To Serve Absinthe you can move on to more interesting ways of displaying the flames.You Will Need:ApplesAbsintheApple CorerApple PeelerSharp Paring KnifeLemon JuiceMatchesSimple Syrup Core and Peel U...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:56:52 PDT
Making Elsa's Tiara from the Movie Frozen http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Elsas-Tiara-from-the-Movie-Fozen/
Making Elsa's Tiara from the Movie Frozen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/BPJD/I1A5QNAZ/F9IBPJDI1A5QNAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/BPJD/I1A5QNAZ/F9IBPJDI1A5QNAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/BPJD/I1A5QNAZ/F9IBPJDI1A5QNAZ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar In this short and easy tutorial you can learn to make Elsa's tiara from the movie Frozen. Making the Tiara What you need to begin: 9 x 12 inch piece of 1/2 inch plywoodmetallic spray paintcostume jewel piecesprinter and paper to print the templateMethodFirst, I started out with making a basic mol...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:34:17 PDT
Marshmallow Maggots http://www.instructables.com/id/Marshmallow-Maggots/
Marshmallow Maggots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/C449/I1FPP391/FL3C449I1FPP391.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/C449/I1FPP391/FL3C449I1FPP391.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/C449/I1FPP391/FL3C449I1FPP391.SMALL.jpg alannarosewhitney Marshmallow maggots are a perfect, versatile garnish that make any sweet dish into a creepy halloween delight. And they're very easy to make.All you'll need is mini marshmallows, scissors and clean hands. Cut and Roll Take each mini marshmallow and cut it in half. Then take each half and cut into...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:51:59 PDT
Venus Flytrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Venus-Flytrap-1/
Venus Flytrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/9OHD/I1B62JSV/FVD9OHDI1B62JSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/9OHD/I1B62JSV/FVD9OHDI1B62JSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/9OHD/I1B62JSV/FVD9OHDI1B62JSV.SMALL.jpg Tollefson Designs One of our kids favorite musicals is "Little Shop of Horrors" and one of our girls wanted to be the plant. After some discussions we modified the idea a bit and went with a fly caught in the mouth of a potted venus flytrap plant. The Pot First item to take care of was the pot itself. This meant ...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:15:40 PDT
Reaper Yard Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Reaper-Yard-Statue/
Reaper Yard Statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/OKV3/I1ETVRFX/FSQOKV3I1ETVRFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/OKV3/I1ETVRFX/FSQOKV3I1ETVRFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/OKV3/I1ETVRFX/FSQOKV3I1ETVRFX.SMALL.jpg Absinthe-Dragon have you wanted to add a nice big prop to your yard for Halloween and just don't want to spend Hundreds of dollars on something from the store?You have come to the right place!You can Make this Reaper Yard Statue for under $100.00... It's True!!!Follow me and I'll show you how :) Materials I got ...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:51:07 PDT