Instructables: exploring - - halloween - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:51:15 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Turn 3 Silk Scarves and 3 Seams into a 1920s Style Handkerchief Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-3-Silk-Scarves-and-3-Seams-into-a-1920s-Style/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:50:37 PST
2 part Silicone Block Mould http://www.instructables.com/id/2-part-Silicone-Block-Mould/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:33:35 PST
How to Make Your Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Dragon/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:14:13 PST
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 1, The Box) or just a good pallet box http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-In-A-Box-Halloween-Prop-Part-1-The-Box-or-/
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 1, The Box) or just a good pallet box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/9RQF/I5UXDSQI/FDN9RQFI5UXDSQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/9RQF/I5UXDSQI/FDN9RQFI5UXDSQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/9RQF/I5UXDSQI/FDN9RQFI5UXDSQI.SMALL.jpg jarame I have seen several Monster-In-A-Box videos on YouTube over the past few years and been intrigued by them. I haven't seen very many detailed instructions on how to put one together though. I wanted to build my first Halloween prop this year and I chose the box because I thought I could get a nice...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 08:49:21 PST
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 2, The Guts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-In-A-Box-Halloween-Prop-Part-2-The-Guts/
Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 2, The Guts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/IOXS/I5UXDSYQ/FE1IOXSI5UXDSYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/IOXS/I5UXDSYQ/FE1IOXSI5UXDSYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/IOXS/I5UXDSYQ/FE1IOXSI5UXDSYQ.SMALL.jpg jarame This is the 2nd part of a 2 part instructable on building this prop. See my other instructable "Monster-In-A-Box Halloween Prop (Part 1, The Box) or just a good pallet box" for instructions on building the box. In this part I'll go into detail on how I went about applying pneumatics, a prop contro...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:42:05 PST
The Build of a Giant Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Build-of-a-Giant-Spider/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:07:13 PST
Building Skyrim Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Skyrim-Armor/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:10:29 PST
Make your own white chocolate and caramel dipped apples http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-white-chocolate-and-caramel-dipped-a/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:21:40 PST
Animated Stargate Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Stargate-Pumpkin/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 03:32:23 PST
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Blood-Pumping-Effect-How-to-Cry-Blood/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:15:40 PST
How to Make Costume Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Costume-Wings/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:47:14 PST
Automated Halloween Candy Tumbler / Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Halloween-Candy-Tumbler-Dispenser/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:35:21 PST
Fiber Optic Sea Warrior http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Sea-Warrior/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:35:13 PST
How to Make Fluorescent Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Fluorescent-Dye/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:14:51 PST
iTouch Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/ITouch-Halloween-Costume/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 06:21:04 PST
Raspberry Pi Motion Activated Transparent Screaming Ghost for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Motion-Activated-Transparent-Screamin/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 06:52:00 PST
Substitute Latex Prosthetic Makeup http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Venom-FX-Makeup/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:16:26 PST
Haunted Crystal Ball (Madame Leota) http://www.instructables.com/id/Haunted-Crystal-Ball-Madame-Leota/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 07:58:23 PST
Purgatory Burgers http://www.instructables.com/id/Purgatory-Burgers/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:38:57 PST
Dinobot Grimlock - Transformers: Age of Extinction http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinobot-Grimlock-Transformers-Age-of-Extinction/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:38:52 PST
Building Christine (with lights and sound!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Christine-with-lights-and-sound/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:56:52 PST
Lizard Man Papier Mache Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Lizard-Man-Papier-Mache-Figure/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:45:23 PST
Jessica and Roger Rabbit Handmade Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Jessica-and-Roger-Rabbit-Handmade-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:46:29 PST
Stomach shot - Halloween costume 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Stomach-shot-Halloween-costume-2014/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:31:55 PST
How to make Twisty the clown mask's under 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Twisty-the-clown-masks-under-10/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 21:33:03 PST
Kyoshi Metal Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Kyoshi-Metal-Fans/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:40:33 PDT
Haunted Tombstone http://www.instructables.com/id/Haunted-Tombstone/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 21:22:24 PST
DIY Cyberlocks Hair Falls http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cyberlox-Hair-Falls/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 10:57:50 PST
Samus (Metroid Prime) Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Samus-Metroid-Prime-Costume/
Samus (Metroid Prime) Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PFLN/I27GU49I/FL9PFLNI27GU49I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PFLN/I27GU49I/FL9PFLNI27GU49I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/PFLN/I27GU49I/FL9PFLNI27GU49I.SMALL.jpg Namisuke This costume took me over 300 hours and about $350 to create. I have added tips to make it cheaper below. Below is a complete list of the materials I personally used, including cost, quantities, and locations you can purchase the items. Prices are in Canadian dollars. Materials - Quantity - Seller -...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:49:02 PST
Neil deGrasse Tyson Badass Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Neil-deGrasse-Tyson-Badass-Costume/
Neil deGrasse Tyson Badass Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/DBQG/I24LVXB1/FI9DBQGI24LVXB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/DBQG/I24LVXB1/FI9DBQGI24LVXB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/DBQG/I24LVXB1/FI9DBQGI24LVXB1.SMALL.jpg beccaschmehcca Ah, the internets. An endless source of inspiration and amusement. My willing boyfriend, who sends this meme on the regular, allowed me to paint him up to go out on the town with me. While I'm used to the face paint, this was a new experience for him. I'm not going to lie, he didn't love it all the ...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 05:38:49 PST
3D Printed Nightmare Before Christmas Costume - Dr. Finkelstein http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Costume-Dr-F/
3D Printed Nightmare Before Christmas Costume - Dr. Finkelstein - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/CM76/I0UTMDKU/FDDCM76I0UTMDKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/CM76/I0UTMDKU/FDDCM76I0UTMDKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/CM76/I0UTMDKU/FDDCM76I0UTMDKU.SMALL.jpg jamesffclark In this video, we make a Dr. Finkelstein costume using 3D scanning, digital sculpting, and 3D printing.
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 07:11:28 PDT
Self Portrait Watercolor Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Portrait-Watercolor-Costume/
Self Portrait Watercolor Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/WUFQ/I24LVXTY/FQUWUFQI24LVXTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/WUFQ/I24LVXTY/FQUWUFQI24LVXTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/WUFQ/I24LVXTY/FQUWUFQI24LVXTY.SMALL.jpg beccaschmehcca Oh man, I love Halloween. And costumes. And face paint. I've never taken a class, but played around with a Lichtenstein costume a few years ago and discovered a knack for using facepaint. In case you're curious, none of the photos have been photoshopped (although some may have an instagram filter or...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 05:42:10 PST
Disney Planes Dusty Crophopper Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Disney-Planes-Dusty-Crophopper-Costume/
Disney Planes Dusty Crophopper Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/OEEJ/I21R9HO3/FPBOEEJI21R9HO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/OEEJ/I21R9HO3/FPBOEEJI21R9HO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/OEEJ/I21R9HO3/FPBOEEJI21R9HO3.SMALL.jpg jeferob Disney Planes Dusty Crophopper CostumeDesigned and constructed by Jeff Robertson Determine the airplane size 1. First, determine the size of the airplane needed for your child based on his/her measurements. My son was approximately 7”L (front-to-back) x 12”W (side-to-side) x 36”H (total height)....
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 22:46:07 PST
The Jetsons http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Jetsons/
The Jetsons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/BZQG/I21R8BYD/FS7BZQGI21R8BYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/BZQG/I21R8BYD/FS7BZQGI21R8BYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/BZQG/I21R8BYD/FS7BZQGI21R8BYD.SMALL.jpg corey.gresham Halloween is my favorite holiday, without a doubt. I'm lucky to have a family who loves to go all out for the holiday. This year we are the Jetsons. Family of the future. Seems appropriate living in a world of smartphones, laptops, flat screen TVs and digital cameras. My name is Corey, or Jane ...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 22:37:36 PST
Ghostbusters Slimer Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghostbusters-Slimer-Costume/
Ghostbusters Slimer Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/1AAH/I21R2989/FOM1AAHI21R2989.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/1AAH/I21R2989/FOM1AAHI21R2989.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/1AAH/I21R2989/FOM1AAHI21R2989.SMALL.jpg shaunydude I have wanted to make this costume for a while and kept putting it off.So this year I decided to go for it....with only 4 days until Halloween and a budget of just £30.To make my costume I needed the following: Hard hat Chicken wire Garden wire Cable ties Old Newspapers Lots of PVA Glue Cotto...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:03:33 PST
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Reflective-Cycling-Sweatshirt-Skeleton-and-Jap/
DIY Reflective Cycling Sweatshirt - Skeleton and Japanese Demon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6PV/I21R2I4O/FE0F6PVI21R2I4O.SMALL.jpg push_reset Who says that reflective gear needs to be boring? Not me. You can buy reflective tape and reflective fabric by the yard, choose an image and create your own designs! There are a few different types of reflective material, which I don't go into here, but I will tell you that I used Engineer Grade mat...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:56:26 PST
The Tower of Terror http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tower-of-Terror/
The Tower of Terror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ZD5Y/I1YU8SO7/FK2ZD5YI1YU8SO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ZD5Y/I1YU8SO7/FK2ZD5YI1YU8SO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/ZD5Y/I1YU8SO7/FK2ZD5YI1YU8SO7.SMALL.jpg johndowns The Tower of Terror is a 14 foot tall Halloween decoration and is a part of my 2014 Halloween display. Named after the Disney ride in Disney World, this elevator performs all the actions that a real elevator does: The bottom doors both open and close. The top door opens to a right angle. The p...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:08:00 PST
Squirtle Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Squirtle-Costume/
Squirtle Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Q2P7/HM8D70ZL/F1RQ2P7HM8D70ZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Q2P7/HM8D70ZL/F1RQ2P7HM8D70ZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/Q2P7/HM8D70ZL/F1RQ2P7HM8D70ZL.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Poke'mon is our theme this year for Halloween as chosen by my boys. Zander chose Vaporeon, Kaiden chose Squirtle, and I chose Charmander. All of these pokemon have been done before by various people online for cosplays and such; however, none of them had instructions for the sewing-challenged like m...
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Wed, 9 Oct 2013 11:19:37 PDT
TV Wall of Terror http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Wall-of-Terror/
TV Wall of Terror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/2PAD/I1YU5I2L/FBU2PADI1YU5I2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/2PAD/I1YU5I2L/FBU2PADI1YU5I2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/2PAD/I1YU5I2L/FBU2PADI1YU5I2L.SMALL.gif bennelson For a Halloween Party, I designed a semi-interactive, never-the-same-twice video wall featuring horrible images of extreme close-ups of eyes and a mouth.The multiple monitors are driven by custom-designed video DVDs and a live video camera feed adds an interactive element. Tools and Materials Thi...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 10:30:47 PST
Weeping angel or statue costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Weeping-angel-or-statue-costume/
Weeping angel or statue costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/8V6W/I20VUEH5/FE28V6WI20VUEH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/8V6W/I20VUEH5/FE28V6WI20VUEH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/8V6W/I20VUEH5/FE28V6WI20VUEH5.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls This costume may look difficult to create but it really is much easier than you would think. You do need to know some basic sewing skills or be really, really good with a glue gun. Ready here we go!!! Lets work on the wig I tried sculpting a wig out of lightweight modling clay but ultimately this...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:29:24 PST
Animatronic Hocus Pocus Spellbook Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Hocus-Pocus-Spellbook-Prop/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:23:31 PST
Oogie Boogie Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Oogie-Boogie-Mask/
Oogie Boogie Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/C4AB/I20HGQIN/FBDC4ABI20HGQIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/C4AB/I20HGQIN/FBDC4ABI20HGQIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/C4AB/I20HGQIN/FBDC4ABI20HGQIN.SMALL.jpg Azariah86 This mask is designed to look like Oogie Boogie from Disney's The Nightmare Before Christmas. The project took me longer than expected so instead of creating a bodysuit I wrapped a tie in burlap and dressed in business attire. Since Oogie Boogie is a gambling man, the outfit worked as both classy a...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:39:49 PST
Smoking Pumpkin BBQ http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoking-Pumpkin-BBQ/
Smoking Pumpkin BBQ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/S3BJ/I20BK16D/FKNS3BJI20BK16D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/S3BJ/I20BK16D/FKNS3BJI20BK16D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/S3BJ/I20BK16D/FKNS3BJI20BK16D.SMALL.jpg vanweb Every year the local business association holds a Pumpkin Parade across the street from my friends Bar. They invite all of the local businesses to submit pumpkins along with local residents. The winning pumpkin gets featured on the next years posters which are displayed on the local transit (which ...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 07:33:59 PST
Fred Flintstone Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Fred-Flintstone-Costume/
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Sat, 1 Oct 2011 21:38:37 PDT
Robot Mask with Neopixel Eyes, iPhone Mouth, and Voice Changer http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Mask-with-Neopixel-Eyes-iPhone-Mouth-and-Voi/
Robot Mask with Neopixel Eyes, iPhone Mouth, and Voice Changer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MDMA/I1XEQFC5/F2SMDMAI1XEQFC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MDMA/I1XEQFC5/F2SMDMAI1XEQFC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MDMA/I1XEQFC5/F2SMDMAI1XEQFC5.SMALL.jpg melarky This year for Halloween we decided to make a robot mask for our oldest son. There are a few different electronic components that work together to make the final mask. We used neopixel rings and an arduino to control the eyes, an old iPhone worked as the mouth, and we took apart a cheap voice chang...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:28:41 PDT
ADVENTURE TIME JAKE THE DOG - DOG COSTUME http://www.instructables.com/id/ADVENTURE-TIME-JAKE-THE-DOG-DOG-COSTUME/
ADVENTURE TIME JAKE THE DOG - DOG COSTUME - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WRJC/I1XEQKJK/FB6WRJCI1XEQKJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WRJC/I1XEQKJK/FB6WRJCI1XEQKJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WRJC/I1XEQKJK/FB6WRJCI1XEQKJK.SMALL.jpg LabeledUp What time is it?? Costume Time!! Time to get your dog in on some Halloween fun! Or everyday fun if you love Adventure Time!This year our buddy Toby was Jake the dog for a day!! This tutorial will show you all the steps and includes the pattern so you can make the exact same costume!Hope you enjoy! ...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:46:44 PDT
Wooly Willy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooly-Willy-Costume/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:47:12 PDT
RoboCop Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboCop-Gun/
RoboCop Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/D8OV/I1XEKC6Z/FZGD8OVI1XEKC6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/D8OV/I1XEKC6Z/FZGD8OVI1XEKC6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/D8OV/I1XEKC6Z/FZGD8OVI1XEKC6Z.SMALL.jpg Bresy This is Part One for my New Robocop Instructable for my Son. This is how the Gun was made . It works by pushing a micro switch on the gun handle which lights up two bar graphs until fully lit. At the moment Im having trouble embedding my video so Ill post the links to you tube here .Materials Needed...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:40:56 PDT
How to make what nightmares are made of costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-what-nightmares-are-made-of-aka-Soul/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/JGUU/GUPCC8ND/F8EJGUUGUPCC8ND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/JGUU/GUPCC8ND/F8EJGUUGUPCC8ND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/JGUU/GUPCC8ND/F8EJGUUGUPCC8ND.SMALL.jpg Manbuddha I have dreamed about becoming a creature like this since I saw "The Dark crystal"( landstriders scene) when I was a child. Way into my adult life now I went to see circ de soleil, while watching the blank face crutch walkers, it hit me, why don’t I combine them both. When I did a search on line it t...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 19:26:41 PST