Instructables: exploring - living - halloween - decorations - featured Wed, 1 Jul 2015 00:12:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sequined Halloween Ornament
Sequined Halloween Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> Danger is my middle name I wanted to make something pretty for Halloween this year and I was inspired by these ornaments that Penolopy Bulnick made. I made a jack o' lantern, a ghost, and a Halloween colored abstract one. I think they turned out pretty cute and very sparkly! What you'll need Here's what you'll need:s...
By: Danger is my middle name

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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:19:28 PST
The Tower of Terror
The Tower of Terror - More DIY How To Projects]]> johndowns The Tower of Terror is a 14 foot tall Halloween decoration and is a part of my 2014 Halloween display. Named after the Disney ride in Disney World, this elevator performs all the actions that a real elevator does: The bottom doors both open and close. The top door opens to a right angle. The p...
By: johndowns

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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:08:00 PST
Halloween ideas for kids jessyratfink We've got all sorts of costumes, decorations and food ideas for kids on Halloween. From fun and spooky party food, easy costumes and decorations you can make together - we've got it all! null Both a fun and educational costume! null A silly octopus costume - comes together really quick! nul...
By: jessyratfink

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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:27:29 PDT
Put a Pumpkin on It Penolopy Bulnick Don't want to deal with pumpkins at all this Halloween?  No problem!  You can make an awesome Halloween jack-o-lantern out of almost anything you can find around your house.  Try one of these awesome alternatives to the traditional pumpkin jack-o-lantern.   Wine bottle jack-o-lanterns Mac-O-L...
By: Penolopy Bulnick

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Fri, 5 Oct 2012 15:57:19 PDT
Vampire Fangs Place Card Holders!
Vampire Fangs Place Card Holders! - More DIY How To Projects]]> doodlecraft Vampire Fangs Place Card Holders!Turn super cheap Vampire Fangs into fancy place setting name card holders...or labels for the Halloween Food Buffet table! Supplies! Get some cheap fangs from the store. I got 12 for 97 cents.You will also need hot glue/gunand silver spray paint (or whatever color...
By: doodlecraft

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:02:51 PDT
Ultimate Halloween Decorations poofrabbit I ADORE Halloween! I grew up in a town where Halloween was and is a BIG deal. School gets out for Halloween in my home town, we have two nights of trick-or-treating and a crazy big Halloween parade. Growing up like that Halloween gets in your blood. I found instructables because I was looking f...
By: poofrabbit

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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 13:50:29 PDT
Halloween Candy Jar
Halloween Candy Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> Preval There’s no trick to this simple and affordable project. It's one crafty treat for kids and adults alike. What you need A wood round (Hobby Lobby)Wooden baseGlass lidded jar Black and white water based craft paint Pom poms Foam sheet Hot glue gunYou'll also need ... Preval Sprayer (Home Depot) ...
By: Preval

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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:53:31 PDT
DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Jars
DIY Nightmare Before Christmas Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> hauntedhousewife Today I'm going to show you how to recreate these rad Nightmare Before Christmas jars (aka canisters).These are replicas of the ones Sally uses in the soup to poison Dr. Finkelstein. Disney released an actual set several years ago. They aren't very big, though. They're hard to find nowadays and on ...
By: hauntedhousewife

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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:30:56 PDT
Fogscreen Projection Screen Replica - Freefloating images!
Fogscreen Projection Screen Replica - Freefloating images! - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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...
By: thedudedrummer

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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 22:49:20 PDT
Make Your Own "Iron" Throne
Make Your Own "Iron" Throne - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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. ...
By: flaming_pele!

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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 21:21:00 PST
Movable PVC joints for Halloween Props
Movable PVC joints for Halloween Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> tobster9103 In this Instructable, you will learn to make movable, lockable joints for Halloween prop limbs. With this you can make your own skeletons, and with some extra work, a massive monster freak like this guy!   Tools and Materials Parts   1 inch shc 40 pvc pipe 1/2 inch sch 20 pvc pipe ...
By: tobster9103

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Sun, 8 Sep 2013 20:54:20 PDT
Zero from the Nightmare Before Christmas
Zero from the Nightmare Before Christmas - More DIY How To Projects]]> ModMischief This Zero from the Nightmare Before Christmas is easy and cheap to make. In fact, there's so little to it, we were able to make him while my partner and I were living out of suitcases in a motel room (so please don't judge us on the motel room decor in the photos). What you'll need Most of what y...
By: ModMischief

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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:05:16 PDT
27 faced rotating pumpkin
27 faced rotating pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> Stryker I like to carve pumpkins for Halloween(ironman, deathstar), but there are so many amazing carvings, that this year I needed something different.  I decided to make a 3 sided, 3 level, arduino controlled rotating pumpkin.  I believe that gives me 27 different pumpkin faces in one.  So that seemed dif...
By: Stryker

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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:46:37 PDT
Crochet Haunted House
Crochet Haunted House - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChrysN Here is my crochet haunted house, with a ghost, witch, zombie (er half zombie) and skeleton, plus a spooky tree, some pumpkins and an ominous figure in the window.  To bring this scary scene alive, I added some special effects, there are lights inside the house and in the pumpkins and the ghost glo...
By: ChrysN

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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 17:25:47 PDT
Pallet Coffin For Halloween
Pallet Coffin For Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> inkbladder This began as an off-handed remark from my wife about making a coffin for our graveyard at Halloween. We make something every year for Halloween, so this seemed like as good a project as any. My son, who has been sick since last Christmas liked the idea and wanted to build it together. This would be...
By: inkbladder

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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:18:02 PDT
How to Make an Exploding Pumpkin Face (Blast-O-Lantern)
How to Make an Exploding Pumpkin Face (Blast-O-Lantern) - More DIY How To Projects]]> The King of Random Exploding Pumpkin Faces! You could try making them this Halloween, but probably shouldn't. Happy Halloween! Watch the Video! This project was inspired by: SteveSpanglerScience (Exploding Pumpkins - Cool Halloween Science) WARNING: This project is for demonstrational, educational, and en...
By: The King of Random

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 09:46:16 PDT
Kid Sized Lego Haunted House
Kid Sized Lego Haunted House - More DIY How To Projects]]> Haunted Spider Kids love Lego, Adults love Lego, I have always loved Legos even though I haven't owned a single Lego in about 15 years. Last year Lego came out with the Monster Fighters series Lego Haunted House. Now being a big Halloween fan and a fan of Legos, I fell in love with the set. I thought, how cool wou...
By: Haunted Spider

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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 11:01:11 PDT
Halloween Skeleton Fireplace
Halloween Skeleton Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> Spyridoula Nemesis This seems to be the year of the skeleton for me. Here's a super quick and easy decoration for an often-ignored part of the house. The fireplace! (Also, it's a great way to use either your skeleton pieces, OR your less "attractive" skeletons, like bluckys, a.k.a. blow-mold skeletons.) *As with all ...
By: Spyridoula Nemesis

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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 11:27:05 PDT
Tammy's version of the crashed witch in the wall
Tammy's version of the crashed witch in the wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> tammykva Let me first give credit where credit is due. I got this idea from a web page from Dave Lowe. See the link below. His witch of course looks much better than mine, but I don’t think it turned out too bad. Anyway here is my list of ...
By: tammykva

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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 10:50:44 PDT
Creepy Halloween Fingers
Creepy Halloween Fingers - More DIY How To Projects]]> flyingpuppy Here's one more thing you can make with my homemade recipe for "latex": fleshy finger tips to stick on your window as a Halloween prop. This is the lazy version made with playdough molds. It's quick. It's creepy. It's non-toxic. It's cheap. What You Will Need: A recipe for fauxtex prosthetics (tap...
By: flyingpuppy

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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 15:49:41 PDT
Test Tube Bubbler
Test Tube Bubbler - More DIY How To Projects]]> ManufacturedArtists [[Video(, {width:500, height:400})]] Calling Dr. Frankenstein... Have you ever felt the urge to laugh maniacally while unknown liquids bubbled madly behind you? Well now you can with your very own Test Tube Bubbler, and we'll show you how! *Instructions ...
By: ManufacturedArtists

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:52:51 PDT
Halloween Props That Turn to Look at You as you Walk By
Halloween Props That Turn to Look at You as you Walk By - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY Hacks and How Tos Interactive Halloween props are always fun and they are surprisingly easy to make. This year I designed a simple system that rotates a skull to face you and follows you movements as you walk by. To accomplish this I used light sensors to detect a person's shadow. An Arduino microcontroller then...
By: DIY Hacks and How Tos

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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 16:27:15 PDT
Zombie Pumpkin Bas Relief
Zombie Pumpkin Bas Relief - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ogreasaurus So I was inspired by the Bas Relief pumpkin instructible last year to make a passable Frankenstein pumpkin. I decided this year to try it again using some lessons I learned, only I had a rumble in my tummy for BRAAAAINS. Tools Gather your supplies: Pumpkin Computer Pencil/Pen Knife Scoop Flashli...
By: Ogreasaurus

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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 19:07:32 PDT
Halloween Home Decor ChrysN Halloween decorations don't have do be ghoulish.  Be inspired with these stylish decorating ideas to dress up your home whether you are hosting a Halloween party or you are just really into the Halloween spirit. These fun and spooky crafts are easy to make the whole family can get into the spirit. ...
By: ChrysN

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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 10:05:52 PDT
Easy Halloween Casket Fog Machine Cover
Easy Halloween Casket Fog Machine Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> shobbs austin I have had a fog machine in my Halloween decor for a couple years now and each year I try to find ways to hide it and protect it from the weather.  This year I came up with this casket.  The cost is cheap.  I used materials I already had on hand. but if you dont have wood on hand your lumber store w...
By: shobbs austin

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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 18:57:43 PDT
Pac-Man Pumpkin
Pac-Man Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> airex Spray painting pumpkins is pretty cheap and easy. Not only do they last longer than carved pumpkins but you can get some really cool results with paint that you can't do with carving.This year I decided to go all out and paint some pac-man pumpkins. The pumpkins I used for the ghosts were the perfec...
By: airex

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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 11:33:17 PDT
Home Made Grave Stones
Home Made Grave Stones - More DIY How To Projects]]> tobster9103 If you ever went into a Halloween store to buy some head stones, you were probably shocked to see a $20 plus price tag for each! Well, you can make three of your own for under $20. Materials and tools Materials 1  4foot x 8foot sheet x 1inch of Styrofoam insulation.Home Depot and Lowe’s always ...
By: tobster9103

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Mon, 26 Sep 2011 17:38:19 PDT
Halloween Safety scoochmaroo Halloween is a fantastic holiday full of all manor of spooky fun but it also poses it's own inherent dangers. Instructables has all manor of solutions to help keep you and your little ones safe. One of the best over all solutions is staying well lit and visible.  Check out this handy guide for idea...
By: scoochmaroo

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Wed, 27 Oct 2010 11:53:51 PDT
Halloween Supplies frenzy Want to get the best supplies this Halloween? Check out these guides so you can have the coolest house on the block! Halloween Mausoleum from Styrofoam This is a prop built for my daughters haunted house at her school. We used styrofoam to create the mausoleum. Enhance Halloween Props - Rats ...
By: frenzy

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Mon, 25 Oct 2010 20:02:06 PDT
Halloween Crafts Ninzerbean If the spirit moves you to make Halloween Crafts this year, then this is the Guide that will give you more than a ghost of a chance to create some really spooky and useful Halloween themed items to thrill and chill.   Handmade Halloween Treat Bags My favorite houses at Halloween were the ones tha...
By: Ninzerbean

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Thu, 21 Oct 2010 11:21:27 PDT
Outdoor Halloween Decorations scoochmaroo There's no reason to limit outdoor decorations to one holiday or another and Halloween is an awesome time to have fun! Check out these lights, sculptures and other spooky projects!  Halloween Pirate Ship - "Yee must walk the Plank!" [PG] We took Halloween 2007 to the next level by building not on...
By: scoochmaroo

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Wed, 20 Oct 2010 14:35:14 PDT
Halloween Skeleton scoochmaroo Among the throngs of ghosts, goblins, zombies and vampires the venerable skeleton still stands out as a Halloween favorite. So along with carving up those pumpkins this year you might consider putting together a scary skeleton or two, maybe even a skeleton made from pumpkins!  Check out this awesom...
By: scoochmaroo

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Fri, 15 Oct 2010 10:43:53 PDT
Spooky Halloween Eggs
Spooky Halloween Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChrysN Here are some spooky little Halloween decorations made from hollowed out eggs and LED candles. These "pumpkin eggs" are easy to make, inexpensive, and unlike carved pumpkins, they won't rot. You can place on your window sill on Halloween night or use it to decorate your desk at the office and impr...
By: ChrysN

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Thu, 2 Oct 2008 06:44:54 PDT
Halloween Decorations scoochmaroo Dress your digs in fiendish fashion with help from these inspiring Instructables! From simple tricks to full blown haunts, you're sure to find something to spark your imagination. Graveyard Fence This is an easy Halloween project my son and I did to create a graveyard fence. This is my first in...
By: scoochmaroo

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Tue, 6 Oct 2009 11:21:17 PDT
Teeth for your house
Teeth for your house - More DIY How To Projects]]> evantaylorphoto How to add some creepy teeth to make your house come "alive" on Halloween! Supplies Tape MeasureCutting blade Straight edge to cut withStandard Foam core boards (I used 6)2 - 8 Foot pieces of TrimGood GluePencilDuct tapescrewsDrill Measure and Mark On the long side of the Foam Core (30" side) ...
By: evantaylorphoto

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Fri, 2 Oct 2009 12:57:15 PDT