Instructables: exploring - - halloween - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:35:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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 Sandworm Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
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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
Halloween Black Cat With Glowing Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Black-Cat-With-Glowing-Eyes/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:42:50 PDT
I AM GROOT http://www.instructables.com/id/I-AM-GROOT/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:27:05 PDT
Walter Mercado Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Walter-Mercado-Costume/
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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/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:09:08 PDT
Jet Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Jet-Pack-1/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:37:13 PDT
Handy Halloween Treat/Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Halloween-TreatDecoration/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:40:48 PDT
Zombie Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Pit/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:36:01 PDT
Severed Head Dessert http://www.instructables.com/id/Severed-Head-Dessert/
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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/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:44:26 PDT
Witch's Brew Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/Witchs-Brew-Cocktail/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:49:01 PDT
Flaming Skull Shots http://www.instructables.com/id/Flaming-Skull-Shots/
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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/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:34:17 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
Marshmallow Maggots http://www.instructables.com/id/Marshmallow-Maggots/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:51:59 PDT
Venus Flytrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Venus-Flytrap-1/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:15:40 PDT
Reaper Yard Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Reaper-Yard-Statue/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:51:07 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
Pumpkin Challah Bread (Turkey Shaped) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Challah-Bread-Turkey-Shaped/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:48:21 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
The Living Severed Hand! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-living-severed-arm!/
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Sun, 4 Nov 2007 09:40:51 PST
Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/F45V/H6DWVF3F/FC7F45VH6DWVF3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/F45V/H6DWVF3F/FC7F45VH6DWVF3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/F45V/H6DWVF3F/FC7F45VH6DWVF3F.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Great Halloween costumes are rare. Too many people pick something up off the rack. Or they use the holiday as an excuse to wear too little in an effort to get noticed. (Not you, though. You’re reading this, so you're clearly making an effort.) Get noticed for the right reasons with an epic Hallowee...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:39:51 PDT
Halloween decor werewolf head http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-decor-werewolf-head/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2008 22:06:30 PDT
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
Halloween Glow http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Glow/
Halloween Glow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/R988/I1C431CG/FUVR988I1C431CG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/R988/I1C431CG/FUVR988I1C431CG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/R988/I1C431CG/FUVR988I1C431CG.SMALL.jpg Lynne Bruning Don't be a dark wad this Halloween! Quickly add some LEDs to your costumes with this fast and easy method!Gather the Parts: Halloween themed patches from your local craft shop LEDs 3V CR2032 Coin Cell Battery Tape Safety Pin, Double Stick Tape, or a Needle and Thread Stab the Eye Holes! STAB a ...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:24:46 PDT
Pumpkin Whoppie Pies http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Whoppie-Pies/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:08:22 PDT
Minecraft Steve Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Steve-Costume/
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 19:59:38 PDT
DIY Pumpkin Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pumpkin-Carving/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:46:33 PDT
Spooky Interactive Projections! http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Interactive-Projections/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:37:55 PDT
Make your Jack o' Lanterns last longer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-Jack-olanerns-last-longer/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:33:28 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
Bonus: Papercraft Skull Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Bonus-Papercraft-Skull-Mask/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:41:12 PDT
Homemade Superhero Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Superhero-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/I1AD/HLY7DXQ1/FH9I1ADHLY7DXQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/I1AD/HLY7DXQ1/FH9I1ADHLY7DXQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/I1AD/HLY7DXQ1/FH9I1ADHLY7DXQ1.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Superheros can be found in the most unlikely places. One of those being trick or treating on Halloween! Gather together your identity hiding accessories and be a superhero this Halloween! Super Hero/Villain Helmet - With Pattern! Four Capes from One Skirt Superhero mask tutorial + patter...
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 15:34:25 PDT
Vampire Fangs Place Card Holders! http://www.instructables.com/id/Vampire-Fangs-Place-Card-Holders/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:02:51 PDT
Medusa Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Medusa-Wig/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:23:59 PDT
World's Easiest Sugar Skulls http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Easiest-Sugar-Skulls/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:58:49 PDT
HACKED!: Flickering Light Bulb for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/HACKED-Flickering-Light-Bulb-for-Halloween/
HACKED!: Flickering Light Bulb for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab It is time to scare your friends. In this project I will show you how I "hacked" a normal led light bulb. This way it will flicker like the lights in every horror movie when something bad is about to happen. It is a pretty simple build if you have some experiences with electronics. Watch the video...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:13:01 PDT
Plywood Minecraft Figures for Haloween (or whenever!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Minecraft-Figures-for-Haloween-or-whenever/
Plywood Minecraft Figures for Haloween (or whenever!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/CPH0/I1C3Z1MD/FM5CPH0I1C3Z1MD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/CPH0/I1C3Z1MD/FM5CPH0I1C3Z1MD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/CPH0/I1C3Z1MD/FM5CPH0I1C3Z1MD.SMALL.jpg Niedner Modelled after the games mobs they are 1 inch to one pixel in a simple resolution. So the creeper stands 24" tall and the Zombie 32" tall. Perfect for children to enjoy on Halloween or any time really.Very basic instructions follow. There are details in the video, more in the pictured details. Th...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:30:26 PDT
Funny Scarecrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Funny-Scarecrow/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:14:27 PDT