Instructables: exploring - living - craft - costume Wed, 8 Jul 2015 00:06:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wear the Rainbow
Wear the Rainbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lil Smokie This is a really fun and full technique for Tie Dye. It can be used with any color combination and really gives garments that completed professional tie dyed look!! Enjoy Dying!! Please note I will not go over every step of the Tie Dye Process in this Instructable, I have included a link for basic i...
By: Lil Smokie

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:28:16 PDT
Fancy Punk Masquerade Mask
Fancy Punk Masquerade Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> zina.martin1 Today’s blog post will be my step by step guide to creating His and Hers fancy punk masks for a masquerade ball. The inspiration for this set was a photo sent to me of a mask online from my customer. But of course I felt like it was a bit too “simple” and plain. So I knew I would jazz it up in my st...
By: zina.martin1

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Sun, 10 May 2015 13:16:19 PDT
mega men costume
mega men costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> edgararroyocruz this is a mega man costume built out of easy parts and wont cost you a lot i hope you find my instructions helpful :) Get your materials Get a 36 inch x 48 inch cardboard Get True Glow Acrylic paint in blue Scissors Gloves if possible get a light blue skin suit hot glue gun And creativity ...
By: edgararroyocruz

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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 06:15:09 PST
10 minute tutu! sarahfish There are some incredible costume 'ibles, but sometime you need a faster solution. Here's how to make an awesome tutu in just a few minutes. Watch the video to see how to tie it up quickly. It is my scientific opinion that you can never have enough tutus. After years of tutu creation, these steps/m...
By: sarahfish

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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 18:03:03 PDT
Hands Free Tool + Template -- How To Make Pinwheel Bows
Hands Free Tool + Template -- How To Make Pinwheel Bows - More DIY How To Projects]]> hipgirl This tutorial shows how to make a pinwheel bow using template and hands free tool. What we need: 7/8" grosgrain ribbon, at least 16 inch long; hands free tool; card board template as shown in images; 1/4" or 3/8" grosgrain ribbon to tie the bow center. 1. Wrap the ribbon on template. Use hands ...
By: hipgirl

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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 21:38:54 PDT
Wheres Waldo? Halloween Costume Mr.Lebrend Here is a simple but unique built Waldo costume sure to impress your friends. The materials required are: plain white long sleeve white toque with pom pom red fabric paint thick tape cardboard brushes circular frame glasses (3D glasses from movies) For this step place cardboard inside the long sl...
By: Mr.Lebrend

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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 18:59:47 PDT
Hellboy Hand alvara2 from Chile......hand Hellboy
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 18:15:22 PDT
Bowling Pin Costuming ecsaul23 These are a few of the bowling pins we made during teen camp at the youth center. The Finn and Jake (left and center) were made by a teen and the Mordecai (right) was made my me. The first two are just painted to be a likeness of the characters. The last one is painted and then fabric paper was us...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:10:47 PST
Quick and dirty costume rivets
Quick and dirty costume rivets - More DIY How To Projects]]> fluffydragon I originally made this image as kind of a joke, but then I realized I could make it a quick instructable on a small item. As it says, this makes many, fast costume rivets. Materials needed: Bag of googly eyes, your choice of size, but i like the med-small ones. Can of spray paint primer Can of sp...
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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 08:50:43 PDT
Jellyfish Costume Headpiece Joshblake We are doing an under the sea medley in our touring show, so I needed to make a jellyfish costume for one of the male performers. This is the tutorial of how I made the hat. I used the little plastic sheets you crochet with or you can use for different craft projects and i cut out a pattern to fit m...
By: Joshblake

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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 10:22:00 PDT
Under the Sea (seashell costume/head piece) Joshblake I'm making a costume for one of our girl performers in our traveling show and we're doing the song Under the Sea, so I needed each dancer to look like something from the ocean. I had the idea to make the one girl into a shell of some sort, so i created the dress to have a clam shell surround her as ...
By: Joshblake

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Sat, 2 Jun 2012 21:36:31 PDT
The Ultimate Dinosaur Costume
The Ultimate Dinosaur Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> jamiep This Instructable documents the construction of Jamie Price's dinosaur costume.  It is over 10 feet tall and 14 feet long!  There are over 140 individual parts that were created.  It is built from a flexible foam with a welded steel/aluminum support substructure.  Most of the parts were cut using a ...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 10:56:25 PST
How To: Big Sister, Bioshock 2 Helmet/Lamp
How To: Big Sister, Bioshock 2 Helmet/Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> TimTheScarecrow Want an awesomesauce videogame character based helmet and desk lamp!?!? This instructable will show you how i made my version of a Big Sister's helmet from the popular videogame Bioshock 2. I do not claim to have made an exact replica because i know i haven't. I didnt make it to be a costume.. i m...
By: TimTheScarecrow

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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 22:39:45 PST
Black Swan Inspired Mask for School Masquerade Dance shilothebigfatpiggy Our school is having a masquerade dance, and i wanted to redecorate mine to make it special for me. so this is what happened. It was inspired by the movie Black Swan, and a mask i saw on this website.
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 02:19:30 PST
Skyrim Iron Helm - Felt
Skyrim Iron Helm - Felt - More DIY How To Projects]]> ThePrankMonkey I recently learned of the nifty hats given out at PAX this year when I started following /Skyrim on Reddit. Not wanting to pay a bunch of money, I decided to make my own. It's pretty a pretty simple pattern. With my Amazon order not arriving until sometime in the afternoon, I figured I could waste ...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2011 11:20:45 PST
Skeksil, Dark Crystal Chamberlain (How-to version) PART #1, The structure and basic shape.
Skeksil, Dark Crystal Chamberlain (How-to version) PART #1, The structure and basic shape. - More DIY How To Projects]]> xaerael Before I start, it's worth noting that this project was neither quick or cheap. It took several months of gruelling work to reach a stage which I felt the project was complete. That being said, completing a project of this scale is an incredible feeling. Learning so many techniques and applying the...
By: xaerael

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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 09:38:56 PST
Skeksil, Dark Crystal Chamberlain xaerael This is a project I've been working on for a year now, Hope you like it! Several methods and techniques have been used throughout, including mouldings, animatronics and old fashioned sewing.
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 07:39:39 PST
A Door-Handle Mask for my Brother Poogle 'This is a mask I made for my brother. This is not a step-by-step, because the steps I took to get a mask out of the materials are quite clearly steps that only I could have taken. The door plates are also pretty unlikely for anybody else to have. This is to say, it was a personal journey, and maki...
By: Poogle

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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 15:06:42 PDT
Gena Rumple's How-To Make An Affordable Steampunk Helmet
Gena Rumple's How-To Make An Affordable Steampunk Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> Gena_Rumple I have created a penny saving tutorial for everyone to be able to enjoy the wonderful world of Steampunk. Meet… The Helmet. Construction Hard Hat I purchased this Construction Hard Hat at a local Thrift Store for 2 dollars and fifty cents. You are welcome to buy one brand new for less than ten do...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2011 22:09:12 PDT
Pepsimus Prime Costume mimisikokryptonite Well, I only have one really good picture of the finished thing, but here it is! i made this for an assembly at my school, it was a battle-LARP-thing, and I said "count me in!" and built this! The best part is that my friend made Coke armor and we fought in front of the whole assembly! I thouroughly...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2011 14:12:33 PDT
How to contruct and paint a Death Eater Mask kieshar This for me was on the fly and no time and no money. So paper mache was out. 1. Made paper template using my husband's face :D 2. Cut out main face and nose out of Duck Clothe 3. Painted base color on the face and nose pieces 4. attached nose pieces with hot glue gun 5. penciled in design to get a ...
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 10:34:03 PDT
Fairy Wings crystalcollecter Estimated Time: 4 hours (including spray paint drying during the summer outside) Supplies: 2 Wire Hangers Pliers Pantyhose Ribbon/Cloth Spray Paint (I used Silver and Bronze Krylon) Scissors Glue Gun Acrylic Paint Beads/Fabric Paint (Optional) Steps: 1: Take the wire hanger and mold into preferr...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2011 15:11:16 PDT
Fursuit Eyes you can see out of!
Fursuit Eyes you can see out of! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dimensionz Aim: to make some realistic-looking eyes that could be seen out of, but not into. One-way eyes. We wanted the clearest vision possible, while still preventing people from seeing through from the outside.  We also wanted them to 'sparkle' a bit, if possible; but without the use of embedded lights.  I...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2011 14:11:08 PDT
Duct Tape Angel Wings ladycroft108 This is one wing of a pair of angel wings I made awhile back. The whole pair used 1 1/2 rolls of duct tape, 2 coat-hangers, and some reeds for basket making as a frame. The whole wing measures out to about 3ft long.   I later attached both wings to a harness I put together made with hardware cloth, ...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 13:46:18 PST
Slots of Snails Cardboard Costume
Slots of Snails Cardboard Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> dancergirl413 Introduction My technology teacher gave my class a project where we have to design and build a costume with a marine theme. The costume has to be a marine themed, slotted, flat-pack costume for a middle school student to wear on Halloween or for a stage performance. The costume is also eco-friendly ...
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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 21:11:06 PST
Not Just Any Fish In The Sea...
Not Just Any Fish In The Sea... - More DIY How To Projects]]> kbutts My ninth grade Technology class was given the challenge to create a “green” costume for middle school aged children while also allowing easy construction. The class was broken into multiple teams, each responsible for designing a line of marine themed costumes. Within my team I was responsible for d...
By: kbutts

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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 17:40:40 PST
Going Green Even Under the Sea: Make a Cardboard Octopus Costume.
Going Green Even Under the Sea: Make a Cardboard Octopus Costume. - More DIY How To Projects]]> rensatiou Our teacher assigned us a group project to construct flat-pack, marine themed costumes made of cardboard. These costumes had to be sized to fit middle school aged children. Today many people are trying to go green, so to stick with this idea, the costume had to be made from only recycled cardboard. ...
By: rensatiou

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Sun, 16 Jan 2011 14:52:23 PST
Constructed Cardboard Creature: Narwhal
Constructed Cardboard Creature: Narwhal - More DIY How To Projects]]> nephraim This costume was a school project. Cardboard is the only material used for the body of costume. The project was to create a line of marine themed costumes. The costumes were either Halloween costumes or stage costumes. The costumes were for middle school aged children. This narwhal costume is from a...
By: nephraim

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Sun, 16 Jan 2011 09:20:07 PST
How to Make a Taco Bell Mild Sauce Packet Costume Ashley Roybal 1. Decide how big you want the overall packet to be (length: should be from your knees to shoulders, width: measure shoulder to shoulder and add a foot). 2. Whatever that measurement is, cut out two pieces of fabric that size. 3. Cut 4 strips that measure 4” x 12”. You will 2 together to make the st...
By: Ashley Roybal

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Sat, 16 Oct 2010 13:41:30 PDT