Instructables: exploring - living - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 3 Jul 2015 04:01:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Dalek Armor Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dalek-Armor-Dress/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:07:23 PDT
Wear the Rainbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Wear-the-Rainbow/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:28:16 PDT
Model Magic 101: Finger Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Magic-101-Finger-Puppets/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:51:47 PDT
Medals of Honour http://www.instructables.com/id/Medals-of-Honour/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 23:12:28 PDT
Horror Makeup- Torn Face http://www.instructables.com/id/Horror-Makeup-Torn-Face/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 17:59:12 PDT
Thomas The Tank Engine Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Thomas-The-Tank-Engine-Costume/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 21:55:56 PST
Make a Medieval Ring Brooch - Without a Torch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Medieval-Ring-Brooch-Without-a-Torch/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:33:02 PST
Mini Tophat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Tophat/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:15:40 PST
Thermoplastic paper & Cameo Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoplastic-paper-Cameo-Cutter/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:16:03 PST
Building Skyrim Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Skyrim-Armor/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:10:29 PST
Detailed wonder woman costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Detailed-wonder-woman-costume/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:42:04 PST
Metal Pacman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Pacman-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:56:57 PST
Saguaro Cactus Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Saguaro-Cactus-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:32:03 PST
Gandalf the Grey Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Gandalf-the-Grey-Costume/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 23:43:12 PST
Kyoshi Metal Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Kyoshi-Metal-Fans/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:40:33 PDT
Creating a rotten olive http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-rotten-olive/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 18:12:42 PST
Pacman Adventures Pacman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pacman-Adventures-Pacman-Costume/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 10:07:05 PST
DIY Cyberlocks Hair Falls http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cyberlox-Hair-Falls/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 10:57:50 PST
3D Printed Nightmare Before Christmas Costume - Dr. Finkelstein http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Nightmare-Before-Christmas-Costume-Dr-F/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 07:11:28 PDT
Ghostbusters Slimer Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghostbusters-Slimer-Costume/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:03:33 PST
Sew Yourself a Seahawk (or other logo mascot) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Yourself-a-Seahawk-or-other-logo-mascot/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 18:04:11 PST
Totoro Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Totoro-Costumes/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:17:15 PST
Wooly Willy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooly-Willy-Costume/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:47:12 PDT
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Sonic-the-Hedgehog-Mascot-Costume/
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/C8VV/I1TRWOK3/F9KC8VVI1TRWOK3.SMALL.jpg craineum After trying to talk myself and my son into doing something simpler and not so heavy... I failed. My youngest wanted to be Sonic the Hedgehog. And when looking online to get idea's he wanted nothing to do with anything that didn't look proportional. I have created the standard, and it is what i a...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:03:01 PDT
Halloween ideas for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/halloween-for-your-kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/BZKH/HLSH8BPW/FDABZKHHLSH8BPW.SMALL.jpg 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...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:27:29 PDT
Grim Reaper Scythe / Sickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Grim-Reaper-Scythe-Sickle/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:02:48 PDT
REDBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/RED-BOX/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:49 PDT
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Crochet Big Kid/ Adult Legend of Zelda Link Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Big-Kid-Adult-Legend-of-Zelda-Link-Costume/
Crochet Big Kid/ Adult Legend of Zelda Link Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/HTOT/I1NVFZP4/F1MHTOTI1NVFZP4.SMALL.jpg halleyscomet520 Would you like to crochet a Link costume for anyone bigger than a baby? (those patterns are listed all over the internet) Well I did too, and there were no instructions, I didn't have anywhere to start, so I decided that if I could complete the project, I would post how I did it for someone else to ...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:12:52 PDT
Sculpted Leather Mask Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Leather-Mask-Tutorial/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:23:52 PDT
Margo Gru Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Margo-Gru-Costume/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:59:13 PDT
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-Pacman-Arcade-Game-Costume/
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/KSKO/I1OU22M7/FWKKSKOI1OU22M7.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This Halloween my kids decided they wanted to be Pacman so I just couldn't pass up the chance to be the arcade game to match. Now an arcade game costume is pretty cool on its own, but one you can actually play is infinitely better wouldn't you say? So here I will do my best to explain how I made min...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:23:46 PDT
DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Leather-Octopus-Pirate-Eye-Patch-Mask/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:34:06 PDT
Leather Cutout Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cutout-Mask/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:11:26 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Hand Sewn Lego Pixie Hat Or Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Sewn-Lego-Pixie-Hat-Or-Necklace/
Hand Sewn Lego Pixie Hat Or Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/EXKR/I1KJNNMQ/FVKEXKRI1KJNNMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/EXKR/I1KJNNMQ/FVKEXKRI1KJNNMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/EXKR/I1KJNNMQ/FVKEXKRI1KJNNMQ.SMALL.jpg JM1999 How many times have you walked past the Lego aisle in thelocal shop and looked at the Lego City theme?I know I always do it. I have always dreamed of being one of the minifigures in the set and I have also dreamed of wearing the gear they wear.Tonight I decided to make my dream come true. I dec...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:36:06 PDT
Tips and Tricks for being a Plague Doctor http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-and-Tricks-for-being-a-Plague-Doctor/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:35:39 PDT
Ultimate Crimson Bolt Onsie D.I.Y. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Crimson-Bolt-Onsie-DIY/
Ultimate Crimson Bolt Onsie D.I.Y. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWM/5VA2/I1EU7OS0/FWM5VA2I1EU7OS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWM/5VA2/I1EU7OS0/FWM5VA2I1EU7OS0.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWM/5VA2/I1EU7OS0/FWM5VA2I1EU7OS0.SMALL.jpg mchau2 With halloween coming, crafty people like myself must be upto no good...This time with the help of my lovely mother... We present:CRIMSON BOLT Onesie costume...For those who isn't familiar with crimson bolt...Crimson Bolt is a frictional character from the James Gunn indie movie Super (2010)... The ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:38:08 PDT
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:45:32 PDT
Easy Giant Zipper Hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Giant-Zipper-Hoodie/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:38:15 PDT
Simple My Little Pony Derpy Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-My-Little-Pony-Derpy-Costume/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:48:19 PDT
The Living Severed Hand! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-living-severed-arm!/
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Sun, 4 Nov 2007 09:40:51 PST
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
DIY Space Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-in-Space/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/9D4I/HLSH5A7M/F0T9D4IHLSH5A7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/9D4I/HLSH5A7M/F0T9D4IHLSH5A7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/9D4I/HLSH5A7M/F0T9D4IHLSH5A7M.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura To quote Sun Ra, "Space is the Place". Take your Halloween to the Stars (both Wars, and Trek) with one of these awesome space-themed costumes. Astronaut Costume Full Size R2D2 on a budget Buzz Lightyear costume Fiber Optic Dress DOCTOR WHO CYBERMAN COSTUME Kid's Stormtrooper Co...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 01:30:07 PDT
How to work with Leather, A Gauntlet design. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-work-with-Leather-A-Gauntlet-design/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 07:34:57 PDT
Ultimate Grim Reaper Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Grim-Reaper-Costume/
Ultimate Grim Reaper Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/7LEP/I1NV0DD1/FRI7LEPI1NV0DD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/7LEP/I1NV0DD1/FRI7LEPI1NV0DD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/7LEP/I1NV0DD1/FRI7LEPI1NV0DD1.SMALL.jpg gpetit1 [10/27/14 Update: A friend took some shots of me at a local Halloween parade and then asked me to do a photo shoot. Add a fog machine and a backlit window and OMG this thing looks terrifying! I also want to thank everyone for the great comments.]In 1998 we started having Halloween parties for ou...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:46:27 PDT
Borderlands style T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-style-T-shirt/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:51:40 PDT
Hessian Soldier Mask and Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Hessian-Soldier-Mask/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:55:52 PDT
Mario Candy Box Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Candy-Box-Dispenser/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:50:48 PDT
Leather and El Wire Sci-Fi Headdress http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-and-El-Wire-Sci-Fi-Headdress/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:41:13 PDT