Instructables: exploring - - halloween - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:53:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Internet Connected Remembrall http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Connected-Remembrall/
Internet Connected Remembrall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer Any die-hard Harry Potter fan will remember Neville Longbottom's Remembrall. This object is described as a small, glass ball that fills with red smoke when its owner has forgotten something. Unfortunately, the Remembrall doesn't inform the owner about what they have forgotten, rendering the item fai...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 19:53:25 PDT
Floating Ghost!!! Low Cost Easy to Make!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Ghost-Low-Cost-Easy-to-Make/
Floating Ghost!!! Low Cost Easy to Make!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/PATK/ITCHIMHR/FP5PATKITCHIMHR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/PATK/ITCHIMHR/FP5PATKITCHIMHR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/PATK/ITCHIMHR/FP5PATKITCHIMHR.SMALL.jpg GopiK34 Reuse those old plastic soda bottles and get a great Halloween decoration at the same time. We love anything that includes repurposing, and this floating ghost is so adorable that you’ll want to make one from every bottle you have on hand. You just need a few basic supplies, and this one is so easy ...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:12:14 PDT
Star Wars Rey costume with props http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rey-Costume-With-Props/
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Wed, 4 May 2016 22:50:56 PDT
Eerie glowing jars! http://www.instructables.com/id/Eerie-Glowing-Jars/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:35:18 PDT
Kid Sized Ghostbusters Proton Pack! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-Sized-Ghostbusters-Costume/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2009 21:42:39 PDT
Harry Potter Death Eater Costume, with "Magic" Wand http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Death-Eater-Costume-with/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 05:37:49 PST
how to make Simple and Easy Etco Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-Simple-and-Easy-Etco-Goggles/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 22:27:04 PDT
Goldie's Toxic Waste Barrels http://www.instructables.com/id/Goldies-Toxic-Waste-Barrels/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2008 05:50:05 PDT
Stranger Things Interactive Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Stranger-Things-Interactive-Wall-Art/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 08:13:00 PDT
How to Make Glow-In-The Dark Punch for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-glow-in-the-dark-punch-for-Halloween/
How to Make Glow-In-The Dark Punch for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/H6UP/HO7XJBC0/FT2H6UPHO7XJBC0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/H6UP/HO7XJBC0/FT2H6UPHO7XJBC0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/H6UP/HO7XJBC0/FT2H6UPHO7XJBC0.SMALL.jpg travowolf Welcome to the instructables on how to make glow in the dark punch for Halloween! By following these simple instructions, you can be serving a delicious drink to your guests, that eerily glows, while still being completely safe.This punch recipe gets its luminescence from the quinine in the tonic wa...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 13:32:19 PST
how to make cheesecloth ghosts http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-cheesecloth-ghosts/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:53:52 PDT
Bat Bouquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Bat-Bouquet/
Bat Bouquet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/7K09/IFYBCUUM/FUJ7K09IFYBCUUM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/7K09/IFYBCUUM/FUJ7K09IFYBCUUM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/7K09/IFYBCUUM/FUJ7K09IFYBCUUM.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Nothing says spooky like a cloud of bats. So if you're looking for simple Halloween decorations to scare up your house this creepy season, the bat bouquet is for you! Supplies black construction paperone piece of 11 x 17 black construction papertall glass jar or large tin can1-2 cups riceprint ou...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 17:17:01 PDT
Simple Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Lightsaber-1/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:15:38 PDT
How To Create Realistic Cuts - Quick & Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-Realistic-Cuts-Quick-Cheap/
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 10:56:04 PST
Steampunked magic uranium light http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunked-Magic-Uranium-Light/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:36:45 PDT
Cloak of Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloak-of-Wings/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 13:04:12 PDT
UNDERTALE Asriel Dreemurr Cosplay! http://www.instructables.com/id/Asriel-Dreemurr-Costume-WORK-IN-PROGRESS/
UNDERTALE Asriel Dreemurr Cosplay! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/2KJX/IJRHS5TW/FO12KJXIJRHS5TW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/2KJX/IJRHS5TW/FO12KJXIJRHS5TW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/2KJX/IJRHS5TW/FO12KJXIJRHS5TW.SMALL.jpg gabgra11 In this instructable, I will be showing you how you can make your own Asriel Dreemurr Costume! The character is from a great game called Undertale, which can be found on steam.I used Tainted-Dna's cosplay as a reference while making this, but I decided to modify it a little bit to make it more uniqu...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 07:27:04 PST
No-Sew Finding Nemo Clownfish Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Finding-Nemo-Clownfish-Costume/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:58:39 PST
Frankenstein Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankenstein-Light-Switch/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:04:56 PDT
How to make spiders for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-spiders-for-Halloween/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 11:37:21 PDT
Marauder's Map FULL SIZE Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Marauders-Map-FULL-SIZE-Replica/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:51:17 PDT
Life-sized Spider Cocconed body http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-sized-Spider-Cocconed-body/
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:41:51 PDT
Witch King of Angmar Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Witch-King-of-Angmar-Costume/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 05:41:47 PDT
Baby Princess Leia Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Princess-Leia-Costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2008 19:17:27 PDT
DIY No-Sew $3 Owl Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-No-Sew-3-Owl-Costume/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 22:23:38 PDT
Gimli the Dwarf - Lord of the Rings Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Gimli-the-Dwarf-Lord-of-the-Rings-Halloween-Cost/
Gimli the Dwarf - Lord of the Rings Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/72X2/GFRWQTAN/F7572X2GFRWQTAN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/72X2/GFRWQTAN/F7572X2GFRWQTAN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/72X2/GFRWQTAN/F7572X2GFRWQTAN.SMALL.jpg RavingMadStudios After the success of last year's Gene Simmons project, I was excited to see what RavingChild would come up with for Halloween this year. I had a feeling that whatever he decided, it would be interesting, fun to make, and challenge my prop-making skills. I was not disapppointed when he chose to be Gi...
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Mon, 1 Nov 2010 08:26:11 PDT
Fallout 4: Nuka Cola Rocket Bottle Prop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-4-Nuka-Cola-Rocket-Bottle-Prop/
Fallout 4: Nuka Cola Rocket Bottle Prop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/P53R/ILE0PH3U/FAAP53RILE0PH3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/P53R/ILE0PH3U/FAAP53RILE0PH3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/P53R/ILE0PH3U/FAAP53RILE0PH3U.SMALL.jpg JoshuaGuess Hello, and welcome to another prop build! This time, I will be making a Nuka Cola Rocket Bottle from the video game, Fallout 4! Not only does it look exactly like the bottle in the game, you can actually drink out of it! Now you can drink your favourite soda in style! (or any beverage of your choos...
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 13:07:12 PST
Halloween Cemetery Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Cemetery-Fence-1/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2011 17:17:56 PDT
Turn A Samsonite Suitcase Into A Bass Drum http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-A-Samsonite-Suitcase-Into-A-Bass-Drum/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 16:01:47 PST
How to Make a Leather Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Leather-Hat/
How to Make a Leather Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/WFCJ/IRHUI4ZI/FPBWFCJIRHUI4ZI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/WFCJ/IRHUI4ZI/FPBWFCJIRHUI4ZI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/WFCJ/IRHUI4ZI/FPBWFCJIRHUI4ZI.SMALL.jpg Ian Scheele Hello! Have you ever wanted a good adventure hat, need a unique hat for a costume or just wanted a new fashion statement? Well then this instructable is for you! I am going to show you how to make your own leather hat! It takes some doing but it sure pays off in the end, so let's get started!If you ...
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:59:38 PDT
Lightsaber Hilt Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightsaber-Hilt-Prop/
Lightsaber Hilt Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/PQI4/IEO2Y0QH/FZ0PQI4IEO2Y0QH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/PQI4/IEO2Y0QH/FZ0PQI4IEO2Y0QH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/PQI4/IEO2Y0QH/FZ0PQI4IEO2Y0QH.SMALL.jpg The Rambler This Instructable shows how to make a prop lightsaber hilt only. It can be used for display or for carrying on your belt. I haven't progressed to the point of making a "working" lightsaber yet (i.e. lights, sound, blade, etc). This style of lightsaber construction is typically referred to as a "sink...
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 12:05:55 PDT
Graphic Sugar Skull Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphic-Sugar-Skull-Painting/
Graphic Sugar Skull Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/13O2/H896RFPN/FDT13O2H896RFPN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/13O2/H896RFPN/FDT13O2H896RFPN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/13O2/H896RFPN/FDT13O2H896RFPN.SMALL.jpg hellovillain Confession: I'm a girly-girl, but for some reason I'm obsessed with skulls. In this tutorial, you will learn how to draw and paint a pretty, sugar skull, just in time for Halloween. Enjoy. Supplies What you will need: Pencil Eraser Ruler Canvas Acrylic Paint Paint Brushes Draw guide marks M...
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 21:25:07 PDT
Build An Iron Man Helmet For Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Iron-Man-Helmet-for-Cheap/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 10:54:20 PDT
Animated Haunted Soul Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Haunted-Soul-Tree/
Animated Haunted Soul Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/LXJG/H7NLY8LL/FG4LXJGH7NLY8LL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/LXJG/H7NLY8LL/FG4LXJGH7NLY8LL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/LXJG/H7NLY8LL/FG4LXJGH7NLY8LL.SMALL.jpg dionicia12 I decided more than four years ago that I was going to have an animated tree in my haunted house, but for a while, I couldn't figure out how I was going to get it to move. I went through three prototypes before I settled on this design. I'm really happy with how it turned out. The outside is made u...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 23:51:58 PDT
Cast Your Teeth for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Your-Teeth-for-Halloween/
Cast Your Teeth for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/Z2LE/GDBF9J79/FU0Z2LEGDBF9J79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/Z2LE/GDBF9J79/FU0Z2LEGDBF9J79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/Z2LE/GDBF9J79/FU0Z2LEGDBF9J79.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Dental casting is super fun, and way easier than it seems.  Halloween is the perfect reason to make a cast of your teeth to sculpt custom fake teeth on top of them (as if you needed a reason)!  If you can't get your supplies locally, there are lots of places to look on the internet.  I went directl...
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 14:01:53 PDT
Paper Timeturner necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Timeturner-Necklace/
Paper Timeturner necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J4SQ/IR40E3DI/F39J4SQIR40E3DI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J4SQ/IR40E3DI/F39J4SQIR40E3DI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/J4SQ/IR40E3DI/F39J4SQIR40E3DI.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput There's something magical about paper. When words are added to it, it suddenly has the ability to bring you to a different world. When paint gets added to it, it transforms into a work of art. When it gets folded, it can be a crane. And when it gets glued together, layer by layer, it becomes a whole...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 04:51:00 PDT
Quick & Easy Chinese Parade Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Chinese-Parade-Dragon/
Quick & Easy Chinese Parade Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/8E69/HJKC2J0W/FLE8E69HJKC2J0W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/8E69/HJKC2J0W/FLE8E69HJKC2J0W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/8E69/HJKC2J0W/FLE8E69HJKC2J0W.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit Several years ago I shared with instructables my Chinese Parade Dragon for Under $75.  You have all been so kind in your comments, messages and over all good cheer.  When I created that dragon I was working fast, in a hurry and on a budget.  I also was not very good about taking pictures of the con...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 00:31:37 PDT
My Ray Gun From Found Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Ray-Gun-From-Found-Objects/
My Ray Gun From Found Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/YL2R/IQYT04XR/F3TYL2RIQYT04XR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/YL2R/IQYT04XR/F3TYL2RIQYT04XR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/YL2R/IQYT04XR/F3TYL2RIQYT04XR.SMALL.jpg keebie81 This is my interpretation of a ray gun that I made with some parts found at Delaney's Surplus a few years ago. Parts needed You will need something with a handle. I found this Type-2E Metco Metallizing Gun. Then you need something that matches up well at looks like it could shoot some cosmic rays...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:17:55 PDT
Scarecrow Halloween Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Scarecrow-Halloween-Mask/
Scarecrow Halloween Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/XIIL/GTJS8X1B/FVLXIILGTJS8X1B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/XIIL/GTJS8X1B/FVLXIILGTJS8X1B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/XIIL/GTJS8X1B/FVLXIILGTJS8X1B.SMALL.jpg mparada1 I wish I could have taken enough pictures and steps for people to follow. I got burlap fabric at JoAnn's, it's itchy so I used liquid latex to line the inside of the mask. I cut it into pieces to form the shape of my face, and once all the pieces were done, I put them together on my face. Since they...
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Sun, 9 Oct 2011 21:24:53 PDT
RUFIO COSTUME http://www.instructables.com/id/RUFIO-COSTUME/
RUFIO COSTUME - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/SZ5A/H8FYP6JM/FCCSZ5AH8FYP6JM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/SZ5A/H8FYP6JM/FCCSZ5AH8FYP6JM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/SZ5A/H8FYP6JM/FCCSZ5AH8FYP6JM.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture I have been making Halloween costumes for my brother for a few years now, and this years challenge was Rufio from the movie Hook.   Here you will find all the steps that went into creating this outfit, I hope you enjoy! RUFIO JACKET Supplies: Black faux leather, black canvas fabric, fusible inter...
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 19:39:57 PDT
How to make music sound scary! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-music-sound-scary/
How to make music sound scary! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/9ZHS/FH58TH1U/FV49ZHSFH58TH1U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/9ZHS/FH58TH1U/FV49ZHSFH58TH1U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/9ZHS/FH58TH1U/FV49ZHSFH58TH1U.SMALL.jpg emuman4evr This is my first Instructable and it shows how to make any music (mp3) file sound scary using the free software tool, Audacity. An example of scary music is this video: http://youtube.com/watch?v=Jwj0gLriTnk Get your stuff together! If you don't already have it you need to download and install Au...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2008 13:32:37 PDT
DIY Morticia Addams dress for Halloween! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Morticia-Addams-dress-for-Halloween/
DIY Morticia Addams dress for Halloween! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/IQVB/GF5UXQLV/F7CIQVBGF5UXQLV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/IQVB/GF5UXQLV/F7CIQVBGF5UXQLV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/IQVB/GF5UXQLV/F7CIQVBGF5UXQLV.SMALL.jpg Ase0esA Hey guys, here's how to make your very own Morticia Addams (Addams Family) dress! Hope you like it!
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Tue, 12 Oct 2010 05:28:43 PDT
[Real Life] Big Head Mode http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Big-Head-Mode/
[Real Life] Big Head Mode - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/2RPZ/GELSC9JC/FGC2RPZGELSC9JC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/2RPZ/GELSC9JC/FGC2RPZGELSC9JC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/2RPZ/GELSC9JC/FGC2RPZGELSC9JC.SMALL.jpg kamibox.de A, B, Up, Left, A, B, Up, Left.. ?? A, B, Up, Left, A, B, Up, Left... ??? Damn, this doesn't work. Is it because I'm in real life? In case this also doesn't work with you, but you don't want to miss such a moronic feature in real life, you can get help now. But who should feel the desparate urge t...
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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 14:39:45 PDT
DIY Skeleton Made from Sticks, String, Foam and Mache' http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Skeleton-Made-from-Sticks-String-Foam-and-Ma/
DIY Skeleton Made from Sticks, String, Foam and Mache' - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y2P8/H78T8UJ6/FIXY2P8H78T8UJ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y2P8/H78T8UJ6/FIXY2P8H78T8UJ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y2P8/H78T8UJ6/FIXY2P8H78T8UJ6.SMALL.jpg Tomdf A few Halloweens back I had need for a life size bright green skeleton torso (as we all do at least once in our lives.) I checked around online but the cheapest ones I could find were $30-$80, plus they looked kind of dorky. The skele was just one part of a larger decoration project so I couldn't ju...
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 18:23:29 PDT
Make a native american cheif hat (war bonnet) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-native-american-cheif-hat-war-bonnet/
Make a native american cheif hat (war bonnet) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/JO1C/FS8RCOEQ/FE6JO1CFS8RCOEQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/JO1C/FS8RCOEQ/FE6JO1CFS8RCOEQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/JO1C/FS8RCOEQ/FE6JO1CFS8RCOEQ.SMALL.jpg michael J. caboose This is an Instructable on how to make a war bonnet. A war bonnet is a traditional headdress worn by chiefs and skilled warriors. I've always wanted to make one and I had to make one for a project at school, so YAY! I also didn't see an Instructable on one so I decided to make one. (double YAY) st...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2009 17:06:15 PDT
How to make a (fake) wooden leg http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fake-wooden-leg/
How to make a (fake) wooden leg - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/Y0PL/FMSGGYWM/F7XY0PLFMSGGYWM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/Y0PL/FMSGGYWM/F7XY0PLFMSGGYWM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/Y0PL/FMSGGYWM/F7XY0PLFMSGGYWM.SMALL.jpg peanutgnome Planning on being a pirate, and need a wooden leg but are attached to your own? Overview Costume: Pirate (Corporate Pirate in this case - I'll be wearing a suit and taking over other companies! Arrrgh!)Objective: Create a wooden leg, because I currently don't have one but it would look good on a ...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2008 20:30:41 PDT
How to Make an Imperator Furiosa Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Imperator-Furiosa-Costume/
How to Make an Imperator Furiosa Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/3UWR/IGB22FYB/FTW3UWRIGB22FYB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/3UWR/IGB22FYB/FTW3UWRIGB22FYB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/3UWR/IGB22FYB/FTW3UWRIGB22FYB.SMALL.jpg amberrayh This costume is a fun, crafty challenge! The Mad Max saga emphasizes dystopian trash-to-treasure making, so you should not spend a lot of money on this costume. Use the junk you already have!Full disclosure: I have no experience working with leather and I operate by the rule "don't measure at all, a...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 18:26:35 PDT
Ageing, Distressing and Dying techniques for Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Ageing-Distressing-and-Dying-techniques-for-Hallow/
Ageing, Distressing and Dying techniques for Halloween Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/HRHU/I0HYQ5N5/FA6HRHUI0HYQ5N5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/HRHU/I0HYQ5N5/FA6HRHUI0HYQ5N5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/HRHU/I0HYQ5N5/FA6HRHUI0HYQ5N5.SMALL.jpg Tye Rannosaurus Hey guys, so this isn't technically a step-by-step DIY, but I thought I'd share some secrets from my times on set for quick ways to make your costumes look dirty without really getting them dirty. This is perfect for costumes where things are supposed to be dirty, old, distressed, worn down, and or ...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:06:37 PDT
jellyfish jewelry for mermaid / merman http://www.instructables.com/id/polyester-chiffon-jellyfish-intro/
jellyfish jewelry for mermaid / merman - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/75IP/H8OJE9O7/FX675IPH8OJE9O7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/75IP/H8OJE9O7/FX675IPH8OJE9O7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/75IP/H8OJE9O7/FX675IPH8OJE9O7.SMALL.jpg necocoa People asked me how to make jellyfish accessories when I blogged these on 8tokyo... it was two years ago! Not late enough to make some accessories for Halloween mermaid? ;) How to make them is very simple and easy, but slightly dangerous. Please make it carefully!! Chiffon fabrics "burn" well. and ...
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 01:06:29 PDT
Build Freddy's glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Freddys-glove/
Build Freddy's glove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/7V8V/GVHH1JN3/F4M7V8VGVHH1JN3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/7V8V/GVHH1JN3/F4M7V8VGVHH1JN3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/7V8V/GVHH1JN3/F4M7V8VGVHH1JN3.SMALL.jpg GTAtomten Ever wanted to be Freddy Krueger? Great, now you can! This is a pretty simple build that can be made for very cheaply and in some cases for free. There's a lot of different ways to go at it, this is just one way.  Creating a parts list is somewhat tricky since you can swap bits to make it fit your...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2011 12:29:25 PST