Instructables: exploring - living - costume - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 05:27:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Game of Thrones Stark House Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Stark-House-Robe/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 12:25:46 PDT
TUTORIAL: How to Make a Kid-Size 18th Century European Buckle Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/TUTORIAL-How-to-Make-a-Kid-Size-18th-Century-Europ/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 13:28:57 PDT
Game of Thrones Melisandre Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Melisandre-Robe/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:40:38 PDT
Clockwork/Steampunk Ear Cuff Earring http://www.instructables.com/id/ClockworkSteampunk-Ear-Cuff-Earring/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:43:11 PDT
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cyber-Goth-Shoulder-Armor/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:43:06 PDT
Gorgeous and Warm: Hooded Capes & Cloaks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Gorgeous-and-Warm-Hooded-Capes/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 13:01:24 PST
Hooded Character Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooded-Character-Blanket/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:42:17 PST
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Cape-Colorful-Forests/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 02:21:21 PST
LED Stick Figure Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stick-Figure-Costume/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 05:53:44 PST
Rainbow Tutu http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Tutu/
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 18:00:57 PST
Mad King Thorn says... http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-King-Thorn-says/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 16:49:38 PST
Caterpillar to Butterfly! http://www.instructables.com/id/Caterpillar-to-Butterfly/
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 18:34:49 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
Grocery Bag of Muppet Fruit and Vegetables Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Grocery-Bag-of-Muppet-Fruit-and-Vegetables-Costume/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 07:40:12 PST
"Unzipped" Zipper-face halloween makeup in under half an hour. http://www.instructables.com/id/Unzipped-Zipper-face-halloween-makeup-in-under-hal/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/MVV0/HLJUXB4K/F8JMVV0HLJUXB4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/MVV0/HLJUXB4K/F8JMVV0HLJUXB4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/MVV0/HLJUXB4K/F8JMVV0HLJUXB4K.SMALL.jpg Will_Tingle You Will need: A Zip - Close to your skin colour if possible, but always go pailer rather than  darker. Liquid Latex - Flesh or Clear Red lipstick (or other gloss finish red makeup) Foundation and Pressed Powder Fake Blood Sponges (I used kitchen sponges with the rough side cut off) Makeup brushes ...
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Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:42:32 PDT
Bat Crown (glow in the dark) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bat-Crown-glow-in-the-dark/
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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:36:18 PDT
Elf ears... in 5 minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Applying-Elf-Ears-realistically...-in-5-minutes/
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Wed, 6 Feb 2008 18:08:48 PST
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
How to make a Yoshi costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Yoshi-costume/
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Fri, 5 Mar 2010 18:30:27 PST
How to Make a Superman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Superman-Costume/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/JABJ/G0HVHICX/FPSJABJG0HVHICX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/JABJ/G0HVHICX/FPSJABJG0HVHICX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/JABJ/G0HVHICX/FPSJABJG0HVHICX.SMALL.jpg giannyl Learn how to make a superman costume without spending too much.
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Wed, 7 Oct 2009 14:55:23 PDT
Evil Krusty vs. Simpsons Couch Costume - Treehouse of Horrors III http://www.instructables.com/id/Evil-Krusty-vs-Simpsons-Couch-Costume-Treehouse-of/
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 18:07:21 PDT
Evil Dead Ash Williams costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Evil-Dead-Ash-Williams-costume/
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Tue, 29 Sep 2009 14:27:14 PDT
Exposed Bone FX http://www.instructables.com/id/Exposed-Bone-FX/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2011 17:12:54 PDT
Make wearable LED eyelashes http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-wearable-LED-eyelashes/
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 15:24:16 PDT
Realistic Rubik's Cube Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-Cube-Costume/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2007 23:54:08 PST
Burn Makeup With Liquid Latex http://www.instructables.com/id/Burn-Makeup-With-Liquid-Latex/
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Sun, 12 Sep 2010 11:15:02 PDT
How To Make A Zombie Flesh Wound. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Zombie-Flesh-Wound/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 16:31:04 PDT
Choosing, using and applying body paints http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-using-and-applying-body-paints/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2012 19:02:20 PST
DIY Painted Eyeball Sphero for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Painted-Eyeball-Sphero-for-Halloween/
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:59:26 PDT
Silent Hill Nurse Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Silent-Hill-Nurse-Mask-1/
Silent Hill Nurse Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/FVDD/HN2CQ0A3/F29FVDDHN2CQ0A3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/FVDD/HN2CQ0A3/F29FVDDHN2CQ0A3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/FVDD/HN2CQ0A3/F29FVDDHN2CQ0A3.SMALL.jpg cutelittledeadpeople This is my version of the silent hill nurse mask. I took some inspiration from HAAARICA on instructables, 2DayWithPatrickJ, Stra Wifen, and Emma Cussen, all on youtube. I should warn you now that I probably explain WAY too much, and this is my first time doing anything like this, so I messed up a wh...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:43:56 PDT
DIY Baby Hedgehog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Baby-Hedgehog-Costume/
DIY Baby Hedgehog Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/3WNN/H7ME32YK/F6M3WNNH7ME32YK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/3WNN/H7ME32YK/F6M3WNNH7ME32YK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/3WNN/H7ME32YK/F6M3WNNH7ME32YK.SMALL.jpg AlidaLee Hi, my name is Alida and I usually share my tutorials at I Make Stuff.  If you like what you see here, come visit my blog! Baby hedgehogs.  Could they be cuter? This costume may look complicated but it's really not!  I made my own hoodie and sweatpants but you can buy any cream/tan colored hoodie ...
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Thu, 27 Sep 2012 20:25:16 PDT
How to Cut & Sew Faux Fur http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Sew-Faux-Fur/
How to Cut & Sew Faux Fur - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/D96W/GU84TXCT/F8OD96WGU84TXCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/D96W/GU84TXCT/F8OD96WGU84TXCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/D96W/GU84TXCT/F8OD96WGU84TXCT.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Love to use faux fur, but hate the mess? Maybe you've tried sewing with it in the past and had your heart broken by wobbly seams. Well, it's all really quite simple to manage when you know how to wrangle it. Here are a few key tips you need to know about how to cut and sew fake fur for any project, ...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2011 17:56:28 PDT
How to Make Cute Kitty Paw Mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Cute-Kitty-Paw-Mittens/
How to Make Cute Kitty Paw Mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/WK93/G68GWZ68/FDKWK93G68GWZ68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/WK93/G68GWZ68/FDKWK93G68GWZ68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/WK93/G68GWZ68/FDKWK93G68GWZ68.SMALL.jpg Kitty Kait These instructions will tell you how to make very cute amine style cat paws. I used them in a costume I made and they worked very well. They aren't bulky so you can still hold things. They cost under $5 to make and didn't take very long at all. I will also post how to make the tail and ears. What ...
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 17:29:53 PST
Frankenstein bolts - for nearly free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankenstein-bolts---for-nearly-free!/
Frankenstein bolts - for nearly free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/EO5J/F8IEN5C7/FY9EO5JF8IEN5C7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/EO5J/F8IEN5C7/FY9EO5JF8IEN5C7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/EO5J/F8IEN5C7/FY9EO5JF8IEN5C7.SMALL.jpg laernmoer I already had a costume this year, but I was asked to make some bolts for a Frankenstein costume. Seeing as I'm obsessed with Halloween costumes, I figured I'd put some time into it. It only takes about 1 hour, depending on how hard you work on it. It should be ready to wear in about 2 hours after ...
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Fri, 2 Nov 2007 10:10:50 PDT
Zombie Hunter Costume (so easy a zombie could do it!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Hunter-Costume-so-easy-a-zombie-could-do-i/
Zombie Hunter Costume (so easy a zombie could do it!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/ZE4L/GFMC8ANZ/FGWZE4LGFMC8ANZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/ZE4L/GFMC8ANZ/FGWZE4LGFMC8ANZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/ZE4L/GFMC8ANZ/FGWZE4LGFMC8ANZ.SMALL.jpg gamergrl22 My fiance and I decided we wanted to dress up as Zombie Hunters this year for Halloween. Probably because recently we had a Left for Dead 2 craze. I managed to pull together both our costumes for under $10! I used many things I already had so it kept it cheap. It's pretty basic but its a good start ...
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Mon, 25 Oct 2010 14:19:45 PDT
Simple deep sea jelly fish costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-deep-sea-jelly-fish-costume/
Simple deep sea jelly fish costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/VZ15/GOOP5MXJ/FM9VZ15GOOP5MXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/VZ15/GOOP5MXJ/FM9VZ15GOOP5MXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/VZ15/GOOP5MXJ/FM9VZ15GOOP5MXJ.SMALL.jpg mrssheldon Our carnival float theme for our scout group entry this year was 'under the sea'. We needed some cheap yet effective costumes for our adult volunteers to wear and this one was my baby!! get the gubbin's together! You will need: an umbrella (not pictured!) I have used see through ones but I thin...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2011 10:35:09 PDT
Zombie/monster fingernails http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombiemonster-fingernails/
Zombie/monster fingernails - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/YYB0/HMMFDPKA/F7WYYB0HMMFDPKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/YYB0/HMMFDPKA/F7WYYB0HMMFDPKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/YYB0/HMMFDPKA/F7WYYB0HMMFDPKA.SMALL.jpg cutelittledeadpeople Hello! This instructable will guide you through the step-by-step process of creating gross, dirty fingernails that look great with monster costumes. The supplies are relatively cheap, and the process is really fun and easy! Also, this project allows for tons of creative freedom, so you don't have t...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:26:55 PDT
Giant Clown Shoes for Next to Nothing http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Clown-Shoes-for-Next-to-Nothing/
Giant Clown Shoes for Next to Nothing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/4U9T/GUEON8TX/F354U9TGUEON8TX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/4U9T/GUEON8TX/F354U9TGUEON8TX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/4U9T/GUEON8TX/F354U9TGUEON8TX.SMALL.jpg ModMischief I needed big cartoonish shoes for a costume so I went to several party stores and costume shops looking for clown shoes. Everything I found was either more than I wanted to spend or looked awful, so I decided to make my own entirely from things I had at home and found in the trash. What you'll ne...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2011 10:13:28 PDT
Quick and Dirty Duct-Tape Corset. http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Dirty-Duct-Tape-Corset/
Quick and Dirty Duct-Tape Corset. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/YWGZ/GFMC8BLW/F4ZYWGZGFMC8BLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/YWGZ/GFMC8BLW/F4ZYWGZGFMC8BLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/YWGZ/GFMC8BLW/F4ZYWGZGFMC8BLW.SMALL.jpg Hapless Have parties to attend this weekend for Halloween, but still don't have a costume? Rocky Horror Picture Show in town? Never fear! With the quick and dirty duct-tape corset, you can have a cheap, easy costume in less than an hour. Granted, this won't hold up for more than about a half-dozen wearing...
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Mon, 25 Oct 2010 20:43:41 PDT
Echo the Chia Pet Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Echo-the-Chia-Pet-Dog-Costume/
Echo the Chia Pet Dog Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/HJO5/GUHD0NCF/FUOHJO5GUHD0NCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/HJO5/GUHD0NCF/FUOHJO5GUHD0NCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/HJO5/GUHD0NCF/FUOHJO5GUHD0NCF.SMALL.jpg kkittle Cha Cha Cha Chia. This is Echo, our little Chia Pet. This is a fairly easy costume to create. Essentially, the costume is a two part process. First you make the ceramic terra cotta looking legs, and then make a Chia plant shell. An outdoor material, like the kind used for lawn furniture, was u...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 10:30:00 PDT
Realistic, Animatronic Lion Mask with stereo night vision and amplified hearing http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Animatronic-Lion-Mask-with-stereo-night/
Realistic, Animatronic Lion Mask with stereo night vision and amplified hearing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/ETKU/FAQCIU7Z/FYGETKUFAQCIU7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/ETKU/FAQCIU7Z/FYGETKUFAQCIU7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/ETKU/FAQCIU7Z/FYGETKUFAQCIU7Z.SMALL.jpg Solion This is the full step by step on building a realistic lion mask with moving jaw with stereo night vision/color vision system, and amplified hearing augmentation. This system was first line prototyped in this mask, Others have been made since then such as the wolves and bear that can be seen on my s...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2008 23:59:01 PST
Create a Harley Quinn Hammer on the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Harley-Quinn-MalletHammer-Prop-on-/
Create a Harley Quinn Hammer on the Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/RSHN/HURHOXK9/FHERSHNHURHOXK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/RSHN/HURHOXK9/FHERSHNHURHOXK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/RSHN/HURHOXK9/FHERSHNHURHOXK9.SMALL.jpg midsummermuse Intro and Materials: Who doesn't love Harley Quinn and her Puddin’? I set out to make a cool looking themed weapon prop for my Harley Quinn costume this year, and I always like doing things crafty and on a budget. I thought, I could make that! (Something like what she uses here, for example.) I spe...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 08:40:16 PDT
A Power Ranger Mystic Phoenix Titan Costume made mostly from Reclaimed Construction Foam Core, Aluminium Foil and Tape. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Power-Ranger-Mystic-Phoenix-Titan-Costume-made-m/
A Power Ranger Mystic Phoenix Titan Costume made mostly from Reclaimed Construction Foam Core, Aluminium Foil and Tape. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/1Z9B/GUS74I24/FD71Z9BGUS74I24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/1Z9B/GUS74I24/FD71Z9BGUS74I24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/1Z9B/GUS74I24/FD71Z9BGUS74I24.SMALL.jpg anthonyshafer Halloween might as well be a perennial favorite at our house. Just like his dad, my son plans months in advance exactly what he'd like to be and for the most part, participates in the month long activity. I've been making costumes for years but not documenting their creation. Three years ago I decid...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 22:27:27 PST
Terrifying High-quality Masks (Plaster of Paris) http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrifying-High-quality-Plaster-of-Paris-Masks/
Terrifying High-quality Masks (Plaster of Paris) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/RXDA/G1BBCD9L/FG9RXDAG1BBCD9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/RXDA/G1BBCD9L/FG9RXDAG1BBCD9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/RXDA/G1BBCD9L/FG9RXDAG1BBCD9L.SMALL.jpg Aurimasmb Joker Thug and Ogre masks! How to make high-quality Halloween masks!    For the past 7 years, DainiusGB and Aurimasmb have been making Halloween masks, using a process that ensures great results: terrifying, durable, and beautiful masks that can be used over and over again. Over the years, we have ...
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Fri, 30 Oct 2009 00:58:31 PDT
Guybrush Threepwood and Elaine Marley pirate costumes (Monkey Island) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guybrush-Threepwood-and-Elaine-Marley-pirate-costu/
Guybrush Threepwood and Elaine Marley pirate costumes (Monkey Island) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/6UJZ/F5HVPCGC/F9D6UJZF5HVPCGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/6UJZ/F5HVPCGC/F9D6UJZF5HVPCGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/6UJZ/F5HVPCGC/F9D6UJZF5HVPCGC.SMALL.jpg thydzik This instructable will show you how to make some cool pirate costumes for your next pirate or costume party. The costumes are based on Guybrush Threepwood and Elaine Marley from the video game series Monkey Island. Total cost was less then $50 AU. And a few hours of work. Inspiration Why Guybrus...
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Sun, 19 Aug 2007 06:08:55 PDT
Building WALL-E and EVE Out of Mostly Recycled Materials. http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-WALL-E-and-EVE/
Building WALL-E and EVE Out of Mostly Recycled Materials. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/35HS/FN82O7IJ/FZY35HSFN82O7IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/35HS/FN82O7IJ/FZY35HSFN82O7IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/35HS/FN82O7IJ/FZY35HSFN82O7IJ.SMALL.jpg anthonyshafer So my 4 year old said to me one day in September- "Daddy, I wanna be WALL-E for for Halloween". Not sure quite how to respond-- not wishing to fork out over a hundred dollars to the mouse empire for a canned costume, and set a good creative example I pondered how to make WALL-E. Drawing on some pr...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2008 21:13:43 PST
Flintstones Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Flintstones-Halloween-Costume/
Flintstones Halloween Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/56ZN/GSUSMPSU/FHY56ZNGSUSMPSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/56ZN/GSUSMPSU/FHY56ZNGSUSMPSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/56ZN/GSUSMPSU/FHY56ZNGSUSMPSU.SMALL.jpg giannyl You can't miss this special halloween costume of The Flintstones! Very easy to do, as always! Enjoy it!  You will need. About two yards of orange fabric One XL T-shirt Scissors Pins Chalk One Tie Elastic band First Step First I'm going to make the Fred Flintstone Costume :) Picture #1 ...
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Fri, 23 Sep 2011 22:32:51 PDT
" Two faced Harvey make up and costume" http://www.instructables.com/id/-Two-faced-Harvey-make-up-and-costume/
" Two faced Harvey make up and costume" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/YU0U/GUDUKEDU/FZ2YU0UGUDUKEDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/YU0U/GUDUKEDU/FZ2YU0UGUDUKEDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/YU0U/GUDUKEDU/FZ2YU0UGUDUKEDU.SMALL.jpg Sarah_hoyle Hi there, my names Sarah and I have created a "Two faced Harvey" character from the Batman series  Please take a look at my step by step process and have a go yourself :) Firstly take a shirt and burn the neck on the left hand side using a lighter or any means ( I used a cooker but be careful) T...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 09:58:22 PDT
Curious George costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Curious-George-costume/
Curious George costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/5FF0/HLZRV7TN/F3G5FF0HLZRV7TN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/5FF0/HLZRV7TN/F3G5FF0HLZRV7TN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/5FF0/HLZRV7TN/F3G5FF0HLZRV7TN.SMALL.jpg wmorey37 This is my homemade Curious George Costume.   materials and molding the head For materials you will need: 1.  5 foot roll of chicken wire. 2.  1 bottle wood glue (paper mache mix) 3.  1 bag of flour (paper mache mix) 4.  1 large roll of masking tape 5.  scissors 6.  wire cutters 7.  HI temp glue ...
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 05:57:34 PDT
Crow (Tonto) Headpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Crow-Tonto-Headpiece/
Crow (Tonto) Headpiece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/DKKB/HLZRDEZV/FMXDKKBHLZRDEZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/DKKB/HLZRDEZV/FMXDKKBHLZRDEZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/DKKB/HLZRDEZV/FMXDKKBHLZRDEZV.SMALL.jpg TamarasSoliloquy I love Halloween!!!! I love crows too! So after seeing the Lone Ranger coupled with my love of crows I thought it would be a natural fit to combine the two and make it my own.  So Instead of putting a crow on my head I would make a head piece of a crow and then gradually add to the costume (wings, c...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 11:48:08 PDT