Instructables: exploring - living - halloween - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:03:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Super Mario Hat Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Hat-Tutorial/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:29:33 PDT
Zombie / Serial Killer Corset http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Serial-Killer-Corset/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:45:47 PDT
Transform cheap Dollar Store plastic skulls into high quality, realistic looking Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Vastly-increase-the-level-of-realism-quality-and-d/
Transform cheap Dollar Store plastic skulls into high quality, realistic looking Halloween props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to transform low quality Dollar store skulls into high quality, expensive looking halloween props.I will detail two methods you can use to achieve these effects. Gather Materials Materials Needed:As many $1 halloween skulls as you wish from the dollar stor...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:29:33 PDT
Easy Witch's Cauldron from a Yoga Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Witchs-Cauldron-from-a-Yoga-Ball/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:10:38 PDT
Make Wire Ear Cuff with Skull Beads for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Wire-Ear-Cuff-with-Skull-Beads-for-Halloween/
Make Wire Ear Cuff with Skull Beads for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/VL5M/I0HYZ0QR/FDUVL5MI0HYZ0QR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/VL5M/I0HYZ0QR/FDUVL5MI0HYZ0QR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/VL5M/I0HYZ0QR/FDUVL5MI0HYZ0QR.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Halloween is coming, are you expecting jewelry for this funny holiday? Well, I've made an ear cuff with skull beads, is it scary? Well, I guess it's not... what is your favorite Halloween icon then? :) Materials needed to make skull ear cuff: 0.8MM Copper Wire Skull Beads Wrap wire for the skul...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:51:01 PDT
Scary & Cute Zip-Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Scary-Cute-Zip-Monster/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 04:45:10 PDT
Super Simple Demon Horns! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Demon-Horns/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 16:56:55 PDT
Life-Size Jack Skellington http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Jack-Skellington/
Life-Size Jack Skellington - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/344X/I0HYQG2C/FKX344XI0HYQG2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/344X/I0HYQG2C/FKX344XI0HYQG2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/344X/I0HYQG2C/FKX344XI0HYQG2C.SMALL.jpg hauntedhousewife Meet Jack Skellington. He may look familiar, and that's because he's the star of Disney's Nightmare Before Christmas. I'm going to show you how to make a life-sized Jack made out of PVC and other materials. This took me a couple of months to complete, and even longer to write this tutorial. If you w...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:52:18 PDT
Halloween Project: Add Realism to a Store-Bought Werewolf Mask! http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Project-Add-Realism-to-a-Store-Bought-We/
Halloween Project: Add Realism to a Store-Bought Werewolf Mask! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/SMRX/I0HYONSX/FHSSMRXI0HYONSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/SMRX/I0HYONSX/FHSSMRXI0HYONSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/SMRX/I0HYONSX/FHSSMRXI0HYONSX.SMALL.jpg TrapperEllie Most low-budget Halloween masks and costumes purchased direct from a store tend to have a plastic, artificial look to them. However, you don't need to spend a fortune to add an extra touch of realism to an existing product. This werewolf outfit I put together last year is a prime example! Materials...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:48:39 PDT
Singing Pumpkins Illusion DIY guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Singing-Pumpkins-Illusion-your-complete-DIY-guide/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:20:21 PDT
Halloween Cube Latern http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Cube-Latern/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:24:17 PDT
Shrunken Head! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shrunken-Head/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:42:28 PDT
Skeletal Organist Animated Halloween Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeletal-Organist-Animated-Halloween-Prop/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:07:32 PDT
Making custom latex halloween masks on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-custom-latex-halloween-masks-on-a-budget/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:20:28 PDT
Halloween spiderweb eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-spiderweb-eggs/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:38:14 PDT
Make A Frankencooler Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Frankencooler-Pumpkin/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:27:20 PDT
Flayed Human Flesh table cloth (or how to ensure your Mother-In-Law never eats at your house again) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flayed-Human-Flesh-table-cloth-or-how-to-ensure-yo/
Flayed Human Flesh table cloth (or how to ensure your Mother-In-Law never eats at your house again) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KHAR/I08OUECV/FSQKHARI08OUECV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KHAR/I08OUECV/FSQKHARI08OUECV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KHAR/I08OUECV/FSQKHARI08OUECV.SMALL.jpg Tye Rannosaurus Okay, so this is by far my favorite Halloween project so far. It started out as a special commission for a feature horror film called "A House is not a Home" and I had such a fun time doing it and was so happy with the results, I had to make one for myself...and now I'm sharing it with you too. P...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:26:36 PDT
Superhero Cut-Out Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Cut-Out-Shirt/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:45:41 PDT
Plinko Party Costume w Prizes for Contestants http://www.instructables.com/id/Plinko-Party-Costume-w-Prizes-for-Contestants/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:18:11 PDT
Make a Cyborg mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyborg-mask/
Make a Cyborg mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/H8G1/HZJO86NZ/FTFH8G1HZJO86NZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/H8G1/HZJO86NZ/FTFH8G1HZJO86NZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/H8G1/HZJO86NZ/FTFH8G1HZJO86NZ.SMALL.jpg bwebby In my first 'Ible I demonstrated how to sculpt a custom mask. I had one of the base masks http://www.amazon.co.uk/Adjustable-Black-Elastic-P... left over and no more putty to sculpt with.Luckily I had a load of old computer bits left over from times in the past where I'd pulled them apart, so I deci...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:18:29 PDT
Sculpt custom Halloween masks http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpt-custom-Halloween-masks/
Sculpt custom Halloween masks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZK7L/HZGTDKXT/F6QZK7LHZGTDKXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZK7L/HZGTDKXT/F6QZK7LHZGTDKXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZK7L/HZGTDKXT/F6QZK7LHZGTDKXT.SMALL.jpg bwebby After extensive research into how to create a personalized Halloween mask with little expense or fuss, I came up with this method which seems to work well. It requires few materials and little skill (I know, this was the first time I had tried sculpting). Hopefully you'll find this useful. Please be...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:05:13 PDT
Harry Potter Broomstick http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Broomstick/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:44:21 PDT
DOUBLE SIDED HALLOWEEN TIE DYE http://www.instructables.com/id/DOUBLE-SIDED-HALLOWEEN-TIE-DYE/
DOUBLE SIDED HALLOWEEN TIE DYE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/IW41/HYY8LFF2/F8CIW41HYY8LFF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/IW41/HYY8LFF2/F8CIW41HYY8LFF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/IW41/HYY8LFF2/F8CIW41HYY8LFF2.SMALL.jpg cdawisconsin Many years ago now I was out rock climbing with my husband and our three daughters. We were at Devil's Lake, which is a really beautiful state park in Wisconsin. Believe me, there's more than cows and beer in this State. I'm on belay and my husband is a good distance up when this kid comes walk...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 14:46:35 PDT
Sew a Where the Wild Things Are hat + pattern! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Where-the-Wild-Things-Are-hat-pattern/
Sew a Where the Wild Things Are hat + pattern! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Are you guys excited for the movie? I'm geeking out over here. I'm totally wearing this opening night. This is a really simple pattern - the whole hat is only eight pieces! LET THE WILD RUMPUS START! The pattern is on STEP 2 - scroll down to the bottom of the step and click on the PDF there! If ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 16:27:32 PDT
Burning Embers Halloween prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Embers-Halloween-prop/
Burning Embers Halloween prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/OT14/HWRZ882F/F78OT14HWRZ882F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/OT14/HWRZ882F/F78OT14HWRZ882F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/OT14/HWRZ882F/F78OT14HWRZ882F.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to build a smoldering pile of embers prop. Use it under a cauldron, burnt corpse etc. Materials Used Materials used:1 or more cans of spray foam insulation1 or more orange string lightsplastic bottles plastic floor liner1 roll clear packing tape1 can of Gr...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 01:00:30 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
Avatar Special Make-up Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Avatar-Special-Make-up-Effect/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/16PT/HT2U153T/FEO16PTHT2U153T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/16PT/HT2U153T/FEO16PTHT2U153T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/16PT/HT2U153T/FEO16PTHT2U153T.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi everybody, Here is a time-lapse on how to create an Avatar character for halloween or fancy dress. You can see how to make ears and what materials you require in my other instructable here  plus  take a look at this instructable to see the basic sculpt and mould process for a mask and simply do...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:08:08 PDT
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 2 applying mask and colouring http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-face-prosthetic-mask-Part-2-applying-mask-and/
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 2 applying mask and colouring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/H8ZC/HRPBL09T/F6YH8ZCHRPBL09T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/H8ZC/HRPBL09T/F6YH8ZCHRPBL09T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/H8ZC/HRPBL09T/F6YH8ZCHRPBL09T.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to give you an insight into how to colour and accessorise a basic one piece full face latex mask. There are many different techniques to colour masks and prosthetics using a large variety of flexible paint and airbrushing, however they can often be very ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 14:54:26 PST
Make your own devil or elf rubber latex ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-devil-or-elf-rubber-latex-ears/
Make your own devil or elf rubber latex ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/CJKX/HRPBJURY/FE7CJKXHRPBJURY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/CJKX/HRPBJURY/FE7CJKXHRPBJURY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/CJKX/HRPBJURY/FE7CJKXHRPBJURY.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to give you an insight into how to sculpt and cast a a set of wearable rubber latex ears to your own design. There are many different techniques to make ear prosthetics, however this Instructable gives you an insight into a simple,cheap and effective li...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 13:34:44 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
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
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
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
"Punk Vampire" and "Scary Nemo" Halloween Masks http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Halloween-Mask-Challenge/
"Punk Vampire" and "Scary Nemo" Halloween Masks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/C4PN/HOR810HU/FK0C4PNHOR810HU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/C4PN/HOR810HU/FK0C4PNHOR810HU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/C4PN/HOR810HU/FK0C4PNHOR810HU.SMALL.jpg paplaukias Although these two masks were originally created for Halloween, they've seen some constant upgrading since then. Nevertheless, it is a great project for parties! At least that's where we use them now ;) Objectives: Create Halloween masks in 5 days and make them as awesome as they can be to win the ...
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 06:26:27 PST
Fogscreen Projection Screen Replica - Freefloating images! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fogscreen-Projection-Screen-Replica-Freefloating-i/
Fogscreen Projection Screen Replica - Freefloating images! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/L4E2/HO7X6MV9/FUML4E2HO7X6MV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/L4E2/HO7X6MV9/FUML4E2HO7X6MV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/L4E2/HO7X6MV9/FUML4E2HO7X6MV9.SMALL.jpg thedudedrummer First off: I would like to thank everyone for their support, comments, and votes! This has been an amazing experience and I'm so glad all of my trials and tribulations can help new people make their own displays :D I've always have been into pushing my haunt to the next level each year (3-axis anim...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 22:49:20 PDT
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
10 Minute Super Easy Dungeon Torches http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-Super-Easy-Dungeon-Torches/
10 Minute Super Easy Dungeon Torches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/0BN9/HNUEXUHJ/FPJ0BN9HNUEXUHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/0BN9/HNUEXUHJ/FPJ0BN9HNUEXUHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/0BN9/HNUEXUHJ/FPJ0BN9HNUEXUHJ.SMALL.jpg solipsism 10 Minute Super Easy Dungeon Torches for Halloween and other Dungeon Events. Also could be olympic torch, or Frankenstine villager torch. These torches look great in the light and especially in the dark. You can make several of them to decorate your dungeon in just a few minutes, with absolutely no...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:31:22 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
Halloween Fog Screen Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Fog-Screen-Photo-Frame/
Halloween Fog Screen Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/CJVO/HNUEYAA5/FR3CJVOHNUEYAA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/CJVO/HNUEYAA5/FR3CJVOHNUEYAA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/CJVO/HNUEYAA5/FR3CJVOHNUEYAA5.SMALL.jpg Wei_TO   I have been fascinated by the hologram scenes in Star Wars since I was a little boy. This Halloween, I decided to create the similar effect using a home made fog screen. Fog screen is an "immaterial" projection screen that consists of air and a little humidity, and enables hi...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:22:15 PST
Toddling Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Pumpkin/
Toddling Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/FXQ4/HNSDZ0R3/FG5FXQ4HNSDZ0R3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/FXQ4/HNSDZ0R3/FG5FXQ4HNSDZ0R3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/FXQ4/HNSDZ0R3/FG5FXQ4HNSDZ0R3.SMALL.jpg Phydeaux This was the first Halloween that my daughter was able to come up with her own costume. For a while, it changed every week, then settled on "pumpkin." So, I used her pumpkin-shaped trick-or-treat bucket as a pattern to make her a wearable giant pumpkin costume. It took a couple weeks of spare time, ...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 19:43:09 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
Cemetery Gate http://www.instructables.com/id/Cemetery-Gate/
Cemetery Gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3YNI/HNE3XR3G/F0G3YNIHNE3XR3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3YNI/HNE3XR3G/F0G3YNIHNE3XR3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3YNI/HNE3XR3G/F0G3YNIHNE3XR3G.SMALL.jpg JarOfEyeballs Our haunt at the local zoo will need an entrance! I decided to build a cemetary gate. I wanted to add more features, such as a fence, but I didn't have enough time for that. This year, it will consist of two pillars and an arch. I constructed it using wood, styrofoam and PVC tube. Even though the p...
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:47:54 PDT
Charlottastein http://www.instructables.com/id/Charlottastein/
Charlottastein - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/9K31/HN82ACRI/FOS9K31HN82ACRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/9K31/HN82ACRI/FOS9K31HN82ACRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/9K31/HN82ACRI/FOS9K31HN82ACRI.SMALL.jpg jputnam2 Not to be outdone by those pesky neighbors that like to spend big bucks at their local big box store we decided to one up them.  Some angle iron, bolts, nuts (we are kinda nutty) and a little paper mache for the body and a couple cans of black spray paint and we now have the biggest, baddest spider ...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:53:39 PDT
Vintage Television http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Television/
Vintage Television - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/U74B/HNRKFRWW/FKQU74BHNRKFRWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/U74B/HNRKFRWW/FKQU74BHNRKFRWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/U74B/HNRKFRWW/FKQU74BHNRKFRWW.SMALL.jpg MrsCrankipants When my husband proposed making a vintage TV costume, initially, I wasn't so hot on the idea. Then I began to think about the first TV I can remember in my parent's living room - it had a blonde cabinet, sparkly fabric covering the speaker, and legs similar to the ones on our boomerang coffee table,...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 08:46:42 PST
Make a bunny ear top hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-bunny-ear-top-hat/
Make a bunny ear top hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/NMK7/HNR049TS/FIMNMK7HNR049TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/NMK7/HNR049TS/FIMNMK7HNR049TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/NMK7/HNR049TS/FIMNMK7HNR049TS.SMALL.jpg pojken Takes only 30 minutes to make. Made it for a friend's birthday. :D Cut out bunny ears pattern and sew Use the attached PDF or make a quick template of your own. Cut out 4 pieces from satin. Sew it inside out, then flip inside out, and then iron smooth. (Optional) Fold ear flap a...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 07:31:21 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
Best DIY Headless Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-DIY-Headless-Costume/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 11:39:49 PST
Mad King Thorn says... http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-King-Thorn-says/
Mad King Thorn says... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/QUBI/HNM4C250/FQZQUBIHNM4C250.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/QUBI/HNM4C250/FQZQUBIHNM4C250.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/QUBI/HNM4C250/FQZQUBIHNM4C250.SMALL.jpg Tickle_My_Tequatl I love Halloween as it is a time to cut loose and let the imagination run wild! So once again I decided to dig deep and research into the 'original' aspects that make Halloween what it is today. Nowadays with the onset of Hollywood and Music icons being much sought after for Halloween themes, I dec...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 16:49:38 PST
Grocery Bag of Muppet Fruit and Vegetables Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Grocery-Bag-of-Muppet-Fruit-and-Vegetables-Costume/
Grocery Bag of Muppet Fruit and Vegetables Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/LOFM/HNICU3A1/FUTLOFMHNICU3A1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/LOFM/HNICU3A1/FUTLOFMHNICU3A1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/LOFM/HNICU3A1/FUTLOFMHNICU3A1.SMALL.jpg kieshar This year’s Halloween costume stemmed from a very obscure desire (Muppets are cool and I wanted one).  About the time of last year’s New Years I had started watching shorts, both recent and very old, of Jim Henson’s Muppets. They are so funny. The ones I remember so fondly were the vegetable/fruit ...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 07:40:12 PST
CHEAP Masquerade Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/CHEAP-Masquerade-Mask/
CHEAP Masquerade Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/C0NO/HMMF5QLD/FWFC0NOHMMF5QLD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/C0NO/HMMF5QLD/FWFC0NOHMMF5QLD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/C0NO/HMMF5QLD/FWFC0NOHMMF5QLD.SMALL.jpg Stargazer0506 My goal is to get what I want for cheaper ,than settling for " It'll work ".  Then I love to show others how to do the same.  I will walk you through how to make a mask but you can choose what it will be. There are many sites online that provide free printouts. You can modify the design how you wis...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 06:08:31 PDT