Instructables: exploring - - halloween - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:38:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
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
Lilliput Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Gullivers-Travels-Souvenir-Jewlery/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 03:48:46 PDT
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-Cat-Eyes-via-Kinect/
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SMALL.jpg jgbradley1 This instructable was made as part of the CS graduate course "Tangible Interactive Computing" at the University of Maryland, College Park taught by Professor Jon Froehlich. The course focused on exploring the materiality of interactive computing and, in the words of MIT Professor Hiroshii Ishii, sou...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 16:04:38 PDT
Shiatsu Zombie Grave Escape http://www.instructables.com/id/Shiatsu-Zombie-Grave-Escape/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 23:40:09 PDT
Paperfy Your Face (The Easy Method) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperfy-Your-Face-The-Easy-Method/
Paperfy Your Face (The Easy Method) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/5GZG/HURHTD50/FZE5GZGHURHTD50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/5GZG/HURHTD50/FZE5GZGHURHTD50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/5GZG/HURHTD50/FZE5GZGHURHTD50.SMALL.jpg codysseus Having a bad face day and wish you looked a little more rigid? Want to wear something a little more personal this Carnival? Want a novel way to provide protection from harmful sun rays and can't stand gooey sunblock? This Instructable will walk you through all the steps to make it happen. It uses...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 18:42:35 PDT
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Iron-Man-Mk-III-suit/
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SMALL.jpg Honus Iron Man costumes have been extremely popular lately and the number one question I am most often asked is "How can I add animatronics to my suit?" My friend Greg wanted to add animatronics to his MkIII fiberglass suit so he asked for my help and for this suit we went all out. We wanted to add as ma...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:02:35 PDT
Space Viking Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Viking-Costume/
Space Viking Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/AMDJ/HUFW69ML/FBFAMDJHUFW69ML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/AMDJ/HUFW69ML/FBFAMDJHUFW69ML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/AMDJ/HUFW69ML/FBFAMDJHUFW69ML.SMALL.jpg bakunin I was inspired by the Metalocalypse episode "Dethstars" to create my own Space Viking costume. Dressing up as a Viking is open to lots of interpretation, plus the costume is made up of components. I figure this will mean I can reuse, replace, or upgrade different parts of the costume and get more...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:23:44 PDT
Corpsing a Bucky http://www.instructables.com/id/Corpsing-a-Bucky/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:46:35 PDT
Skin Eating Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-Eating-Prank/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:40:33 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
School Pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/School-Pranks-1/
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Sun, 29 Aug 2010 16:41:37 PDT
Letz make a Paper Hidden Blade (Realistic!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Letz-make-a-Paper-Hidden-Blade-Realistic/
Letz make a Paper Hidden Blade (Realistic!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0I3E/HRI8SHKK/FCS0I3EHRI8SHKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0I3E/HRI8SHKK/FCS0I3EHRI8SHKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0I3E/HRI8SHKK/FCS0I3EHRI8SHKK.SMALL.jpg mchau2 Welcome to this paper Hidden Blade Instructable... Hidden blade, most iconic weapon from the Ubisoft franchise Assassin's Creed. Fans including me would die for one. Unfortunately many fans around the globe can't own the official replica (toy) of hidden blade, due to shipping and tons of other trou...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:01:29 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/
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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
Daedric Lava Whiskey (Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion) http://www.instructables.com/id/Daedric-Lava-Whiskey-Elder-Scrolls-IV-Oblivion/
Daedric Lava Whiskey (Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/Q218/HRBNDEGG/F79Q218HRBNDEGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/Q218/HRBNDEGG/F79Q218HRBNDEGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/Q218/HRBNDEGG/F79Q218HRBNDEGG.SMALL.jpg TheBoozyBarista "Find him... and close shut the jaws of Oblivion." -Emperor Uriel Septim VII Inspiration Fewer video games have devoured more hours of my life than Oblivion. This game was my world for an absurd amount of time. The entire Elder Scrolls series has been a constant favorite throughout my life, an...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 17:45:55 PST
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 1 Sculpting, mould and casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-face-prosthetic-mask-mould-and-casting/
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 1 Sculpting, mould and casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/Z5G1/HRCK1XWW/F2GZ5G1HRCK1XWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/Z5G1/HRCK1XWW/F2GZ5G1HRCK1XWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/Z5G1/HRCK1XWW/F2GZ5G1HRCK1XWW.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to give you an insight into how to sculpt and cast a basic one piece full face latex mask. There are many different techniques to make masks and prosthetics using two half casts, injection, paper mache and so on and so on, however, this Instructable ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 21:39:34 PST
FX Camouflage Makeup using Fauxtex http://www.instructables.com/id/FX-Camouflage-Makeup-using-Fauxtex/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/2SPK/HR3EQG6E/FG02SPKHR3EQG6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/2SPK/HR3EQG6E/FG02SPKHR3EQG6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/2SPK/HR3EQG6E/FG02SPKHR3EQG6E.SMALL.jpg flyingpuppy Dang. There was a featured instructable recently that showed how to use tree bark to camouflage a pair of gloves, but for the life of me I can't find it now.  Anyway, I ran with the idea and came up with this tutorial on using bark + fauxtex (a homemade substitute for latex) to apply tree bark direc...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 14:50:50 PST
Gelatine alien prosthetic application http://www.instructables.com/id/Gelatine-prosthetic-application/
Gelatine alien prosthetic application - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/G00I/HQVPXU3D/FJ4G00IHQVPXU3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/G00I/HQVPXU3D/FJ4G00IHQVPXU3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/G00I/HQVPXU3D/FJ4G00IHQVPXU3D.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, This instructable is based on the two links below and was put together to test the durability of the gelatine prosthetic, how to glue the prosthetic in place and also to test how make-up adhered to the gelatine. It enabled me to learn by making a few mistakes which I have shown and also re...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 06:37:01 PST
Turn Yourself Into A Living Doll! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Yourself-Into-A-Living-Doll/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 14:17:40 PST
Chargrilled make-up effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Chargrilled-make-up-effect/
Chargrilled make-up effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J8OY/HR0AWJBO/FAOJ8OYHR0AWJBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J8OY/HR0AWJBO/FAOJ8OYHR0AWJBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J8OY/HR0AWJBO/FAOJ8OYHR0AWJBO.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to demonstrate extensive burn makeup using latex layering and make-up techniques with products that are reasonably cheap and easily attainable.  There are four types of burn that can be re-created using the following process which are chemical, solar, el...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 09:07:07 PST
Easy and inexpensive Daft Punk (Thomas) Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-inexpensive-Daft-Punk-Thomas-Helmet/
Easy and inexpensive Daft Punk (Thomas) Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/4KX1/HN82KPSW/FES4KX1HN82KPSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/4KX1/HN82KPSW/FES4KX1HN82KPSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/4KX1/HN82KPSW/FES4KX1HN82KPSW.SMALL.jpg matthew3838 Hey Everyone Here is a cheap and fast way to make a Daft Punk (Thomas) Helmet. Like many of you, I had my aspirations to build a perfect pepakura, adding fiber glass resin, bondo, making a mold and building a helmet for everyone I know... But as halloween grew closer and I had no time or money, I ...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 12:50:08 PDT
Swollen infected gelatine zombie bite http://www.instructables.com/id/Infected-gelatine-zombie-bite/
Swollen infected gelatine zombie bite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/0E94/HQJZSDFT/FGK0E94HQJZSDFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/0E94/HQJZSDFT/FGK0E94HQJZSDFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/0E94/HQJZSDFT/FGK0E94HQJZSDFT.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi everyone, Here is a very low cost gelatine infected zombie bit prosthetic. It is less likely to cause any skin irritation if you are allergic to rubber latex but still do all the usual tests with the materials to check for allergies prior to application explained in the next step. The whole pr...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:48:28 PST
Ogden's Old Firewhiskey http://www.instructables.com/id/Ogdens-Old-Firewhiskey/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2011 21:18:52 PDT
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
Blood, the chemical way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Blood-the-chemical-way!/
Blood, the chemical way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VJUI/F7PCS0RM/FQHVJUIF7PCS0RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VJUI/F7PCS0RM/FQHVJUIF7PCS0RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VJUI/F7PCS0RM/FQHVJUIF7PCS0RM.SMALL.jpg thecheatscalc Well well, well. It's Halloween. What would Halloween be like without blood effects? As much as I may despise this "holiday" it is Always fun to MAKE something awesome for a costume or just something to scare the crap out of anyone. I mean, that's what it's all about right? (or is it massive sugar r...
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Tue, 16 Oct 2007 18:06:00 PDT
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
Batman Cowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Cowl-1/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 21:29:01 PST
DIY Pet Tombstone/Memorial Stone! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pet-TombstoneMemorial-Stone/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:14:50 PST
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I know your thinking i have seen hundreds of these but have you ever seen one so easy to build? LETS GET STARTED Things you will need : L78MO5CV Voltage Regulator http://www.taydaelectronics.com/ic-integrated-circuits/voltage-regulators/lm7805-l7805-7805-voltage-regulator-ic-5v-1-5a.html ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
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
Shower Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Shower-Costume/
Shower Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/PY29/HO233PVG/FFAPY29HO233PVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/PY29/HO233PVG/FFAPY29HO233PVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/PY29/HO233PVG/FFAPY29HO233PVG.SMALL.jpg lebowski Our daughter wanted a shower costume for Halloween, and this Instructable can help you bring your loved ones dreams true too! We have crazy creative family in Canada who put this bug into our daughters ear, after her cousin was a shower the previous year. Thankfully they were kind enough to give me ...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:47:11 PST
Cake Pop Monster Heads http://www.instructables.com/id/Cake-Pop-Monster-Heads/
Cake Pop Monster Heads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/B254/HO235Y8T/FZNB254HO235Y8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/B254/HO235Y8T/FZNB254HO235Y8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/B254/HO235Y8T/FZNB254HO235Y8T.SMALL.jpg puckcontroller This was an impromptu project to hold the cake pop eyeballs for an office halloween party. I am not normally this "crafty" but they turned out ok. Gather Materials 2 styrofoam ballsDifferent colored tissue paper (construction paper would work too)Glue gunHeavy foam boardCutting boardXacto knife ...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 13:50:08 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
Creepy Halloween Skull Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Creepy-Halloween-Skull-Decoration/
Creepy Halloween Skull Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/P38B/HMMF6RPN/F80P38BHMMF6RPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/P38B/HMMF6RPN/F80P38BHMMF6RPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/P38B/HMMF6RPN/F80P38BHMMF6RPN.SMALL.jpg ccrome Here's a creepy & cool halloween decoration you can make at the TechShop! I made this using a really interesting halftoning technique & software from Jason Dorie.   Let's jump right in! Materials 24" x 18" x 1/8" acrylic or other CNC-able, clear or translucent material.  Black paint that...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:09:16 PST
Make Your Own "Iron" Throne http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Iron-Throne/
Make Your Own "Iron" Throne - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/TAGI/HNVJ17RJ/FUCTAGIHNVJ17RJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/TAGI/HNVJ17RJ/FUCTAGIHNVJ17RJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/TAGI/HNVJ17RJ/FUCTAGIHNVJ17RJ.SMALL.jpg flaming_pele! Do you dream of being King of the cul-de-sac? Or how about Lord of the lawn? If so, then you're going to need a throne! We built a Game of Thrones inspired Iron Throne for our medieval-themed Halloween party. It's not, by any means, a sword by sword replica of the one on HBO, but it was a real hit. ...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 21:21:00 PST
Walking Dead Zombie Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Dead-Zombie-Cake/
Walking Dead Zombie Cake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/B7LH/HNVBFOK4/FZ0B7LHHNVBFOK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/B7LH/HNVBFOK4/FZ0B7LHHNVBFOK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/B7LH/HNVBFOK4/FZ0B7LHHNVBFOK4.SMALL.jpg tchitwood This is a zombie cake I made based on a zombie/walker from AMC's The Walking Dead. I modeled it after one of Greg Nicotero's walker cameos. It is all cake, covered in fondant and hand painted.   I used 4 box cake mixes, altered using this WASC recipe:   White Almond Sour Cream (WASC) Cake   Dry Ingr...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 23:56:58 PST
How to be a Cylon, or The Excitable Glowing Cylon Spine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-be-a-Cylon-or-The-Excitable-Glowing-Cylon-S/
How to be a Cylon, or The Excitable Glowing Cylon Spine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/73FF/HNV9ON3X/FKC73FFHNV9ON3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/73FF/HNV9ON3X/FKC73FFHNV9ON3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/73FF/HNV9ON3X/FKC73FFHNV9ON3X.SMALL.jpg iminthebathroom Note:  Video at end is being hijacked by Cylons!  New video and pics to be uploaded soon! Have you always wanted to be a Cylon, or just maybe like the shenanigans and hijinks of being mistaken as one?  Either way, with the Excitable Cylon Glowing Spine you too can join the ranks of the fabled 12 as...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 23:53:09 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
Ghost Heart in a Jar! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghost-Heart-in-a-Jar/
Ghost Heart in a Jar! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/2J0G/HNM49BYH/FYY2J0GHNM49BYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/2J0G/HNM49BYH/FYY2J0GHNM49BYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/2J0G/HNM49BYH/FYY2J0GHNM49BYH.SMALL.jpg Patrik Exercise in tissue engineering, Halloween decoration, or mad scientist show piece? Take your pick... Some people like to make their Halloween decorations from papier mache. We used raw, bleeding pig's hearts! Last year, we tried to decellularize some chicken hearts and gizzards at BioCurious for H...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 23:40:31 PST
Homemade "What Does the Fox Say" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-What-Does-the-Fox-Say-costume/
Homemade "What Does the Fox Say" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SMALL.jpg awunderman This is an easy, homemade DIY costume for Ylvis' "What Does The Fox Say" music video. The concepts here can be applied to other animals or any full body costume. This is my first Instructable and my first sewing project, so I would love feedback on how to make it better. Are you the kind of Hallowe...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:21:42 PST
Bjork Costume (Or "Just A Swan") http://www.instructables.com/id/Bjork-Costume-Or-Just-A-Swan/
Bjork Costume (Or "Just A Swan") - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NL5H/HNT42PJ5/FBHNL5HHNT42PJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NL5H/HNT42PJ5/FBHNL5HHNT42PJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NL5H/HNT42PJ5/FBHNL5HHNT42PJ5.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood My last costume of the year - and it's my favorite one I've done to date (well, next to Ryuk.) Who *wouldn't* want to make and wear this kooky costume?? The construction is very easy, however it is pretty time consuming! So read up on how to do it now, to get ready for next Halloween (or your next r...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 20:53:22 PST
Jaguar Shark Costume from 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou' http://www.instructables.com/id/Jaguar-Shark-Costume-from-The-Life-Aquatic-with-St/
Jaguar Shark Costume from 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IIJR/HNT42A0Q/FJ1IIJRHNT42A0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IIJR/HNT42A0Q/FJ1IIJRHNT42A0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IIJR/HNT42A0Q/FJ1IIJRHNT42A0Q.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood My husband and brother-in-law have recently gotten into scuba-diving and consequently have been watching Sea Hunt, Jacques Cousteau documentaries and the Wes Anderson movie, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, starring Bill Murray, multiple times. So for Halloween this year the family decided to dre...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 20:48:50 PST
LED Stick Figure Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stick-Figure-Costume/
LED Stick Figure Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/Y8W5/HNM4JHCU/F0MY8W5HNM4JHCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/Y8W5/HNM4JHCU/F0MY8W5HNM4JHCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/Y8W5/HNM4JHCU/F0MY8W5HNM4JHCU.SMALL.jpg hfb This Instructable will show you how to make an LED stick figure costume from LED strips and a power source. It’s a very inexpensive costume and should only take about an hour to make if you know how to solder. It’ll also keep your kid’s safe while they go out on Halloween night as they will be lit u...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 05:53:44 PST
Rainbow Tutu http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Tutu/
Rainbow Tutu - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/3O64/HNRHVY98/FPT3O64HNRHVY98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/3O64/HNRHVY98/FPT3O64HNRHVY98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/3O64/HNRHVY98/FPT3O64HNRHVY98.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura First off, I love rainbows. My roommate has a saying, "my favorite color is rainbow". I often challenge myself to pull off wild color combinations, and have delved into a new medium recently - the world of tulle! This year for Halloween, I was a clown. To support my clown costume, I decided I neede...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 18:00:57 PST
Character Costume Makeup - Things To Consider, Tips You Can Use! http://www.instructables.com/id/Character-Costume-Makeup-Things-To-Consider-Tips-Y/
Character Costume Makeup - Things To Consider, Tips You Can Use! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/N0IC/HNSDY846/FAYN0ICHNSDY846.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/N0IC/HNSDY846/FAYN0ICHNSDY846.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/N0IC/HNSDY846/FAYN0ICHNSDY846.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood I really love Halloween (...and wearing costumes to cons...and just dressing up in general), so I like to go-all-out when I can. To help push those certain costumes over-the-top and have you looking your very best (or worst) there are some wonderful little changes you can do to your face to help tra...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 00:12:41 PST
Spider Infested Chocolate Chip Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Infested-Chocolate-Chip-Cookies/
Spider Infested Chocolate Chip Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/T7V5/HNR0443A/FGFT7V5HNR0443A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/T7V5/HNR0443A/FGFT7V5HNR0443A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/T7V5/HNR0443A/FGFT7V5HNR0443A.SMALL.jpg hungryhappenings Add some chocolate spiders to a batch of perfectly innocent looking chocolate chip cookies and you might just see people jump at the site of them this Halloween.  Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ingredients: 12 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 1 egg ...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 23:06:59 PST
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Sunshine-FLUDD-Water-Gun/
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SMALL.jpg ELDOOGIE The water shooting FLUDD from Mario Sunshine is here! and Yes. It does shoot water. Luckily for you it is easy to make and should cost around $50. Review Instructions before begining. You will need: Empty shampoo or medium sized bottle with a dispenser. Small medium sized plastic fish bowl 78 ...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 08:50:28 PST
Fully Functional Working Digital Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Working-Camera-Costume/
Fully Functional Working Digital Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/PYFL/HMFQLHVT/FDAPYFLHMFQLHVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/PYFL/HMFQLHVT/FDAPYFLHMFQLHVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/PYFL/HMFQLHVT/FDAPYFLHMFQLHVT.SMALL.jpg rwelgosh We made a working DSLR for a halloween costume.  Here is how we did it. Check out the video too! Materials list:   Cardboard Box for main body   Cardboard for pop up flash   2 gallon bucket for lens   Plexiglass for flash cover   Construction paper   Duck tape   Pictures of camera parts (mode dial,...
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 19:17:31 PDT