Instructables: exploring - living - costume - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:35:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make Zombie Clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Zombie-Clothes/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2008 13:42:26 PST
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Huge Spider's Web made of an Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Spiders-Web-made-of-an-Umbrella/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 03:37:33 PDT
Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-Pacman-Arcade-Game-Costume/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:23:46 PDT
How To: Casey Jones T.M.N.T. costume. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Casey-Jones-TMNT-costume/
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 20:40:43 PDT
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Beetlejuice-Sandworm-Costume/
Ultimate Beetlejuice Sand Worm Puppet Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/1J0Q/I1FQ49EO/F4D1J0QI1FQ49EO.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack There's no bones about it, I LOVE Halloween. Actually.... there were lots of bones in last year's Halloween costume. My Simpson's costume couch was a big hit. What could I possibly build this year that would even compete? The truth is.... the idea for this year's costume was already tumbling around ...
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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
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
Ultimate Grim Reaper Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Grim-Reaper-Costume/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:46:27 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
Rem Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Rem-Costume/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 09:26:37 PDT
Wall-e Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-e-Costume-1/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:49:34 PDT
Cellophane Fairy Wings in under 2 hrs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cellophane-Fairy-Wings-in-under-2-hrs/
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Wed, 13 Oct 2010 01:38:39 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
Shrunken Head! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shrunken-Head/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:42:28 PDT
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Princess-or-Christmas-Elf-Ears-Headband/
Elven Princess or Christmas Elf Ears Headband! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/TL0O/I05F32CL/F50TL0OI05F32CL.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Elf Ears!Yes, an Elven ears headband!Whether a Christmas elf complete with stocking hat...Or an Elven Princess...these ears are the perfect accessory! Supplies You'll need:Aluminum foilPolymer oven bake clay in the desired colorrolling pinpoking devicefishing linemetal headband Make the Ear for...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:27:04 PDT
Dead Fairies http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Fairies/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:57:25 PDT
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/
Caterpillar to Butterfly! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/ZET1/HNM4DX2J/F4IZET1HNM4DX2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/ZET1/HNM4DX2J/F4IZET1HNM4DX2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/ZET1/HNM4DX2J/F4IZET1HNM4DX2J.SMALL.jpg lizajanesews What happens to a very hungry caterpillar?  Why, she turns in to a beautiful butterfly!  I came up with the idea for this costume after giggling at my six month old in her sleep sack.  She sleeps in these 'wearable blankets.'  Basically a sack with armholes and a zipper up the front.  We joke that s...
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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/
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
"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/
Elf ears... in 5 minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/R5KM/FC2BTUF7/FIJR5KMFC2BTUF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/R5KM/FC2BTUF7/FIJR5KMFC2BTUF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/R5KM/FC2BTUF7/FIJR5KMFC2BTUF7.SMALL.jpg kalessaradan Whether it is for a costume you are working on, attending a Renaissance Festival, or participating in interactive gaming, there are times when you just need to wear some pointed ears. Yes, that's right, I'm talking about elf ears.I stumbled upon another instructable, "How to Apply Elf Ears," a few m...
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Wed, 6 Feb 2008 18:08:48 PST
How to Wear a Wig with Long Hair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wear-a-Wig-with-Long-Hair/
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:41:29 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
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/
Evil Krusty vs. Simpsons Couch Costume - Treehouse of Horrors III - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/QIMQ/HN6C6O9S/FMNQIMQHN6C6O9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/QIMQ/HN6C6O9S/FMNQIMQHN6C6O9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/QIMQ/HN6C6O9S/FMNQIMQHN6C6O9S.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack I strongly believe that the true challenge in building a Halloween costume, is coming up with an original concept. I'm amazed by the ability of the maker community to reproduce costumes and characters with precision and detail. The creativity in production and material use is always educational and ...
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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/
Burn Makeup With Liquid Latex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/6J6X/GE05CTRK/FKA6J6XGE05CTRK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/6J6X/GE05CTRK/FKA6J6XGE05CTRK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/6J6X/GE05CTRK/FKA6J6XGE05CTRK.SMALL.jpg gallimaufry13 This is a great effect that can be used to look a bit like decaying flesh. It makes a great base for a zombie costume. The shine will not be very apparent, my camera flash makes everything look shiny. Materials: * Liquid Latex * Red, black, brown, and (optional) light orange/yellow paint * Popsicl...
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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/
How To Make A Zombie Flesh Wound. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/BLPD/GTW2AUH1/FFYBLPDGTW2AUH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/BLPD/GTW2AUH1/FFYBLPDGTW2AUH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/BLPD/GTW2AUH1/FFYBLPDGTW2AUH1.SMALL.jpg ereszke I decided to make this to help other's with their costume. This was the first time I did this, so it's not perfect. What you need: Liquid Latex, Q-Tips, Sponge, Toilet Paper, Scab Blood, Gel Blood, Gloves (optional). I got all of my items, except the q-tips, toilet paper and gloves from a local Ha...
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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/
DIY Painted Eyeball Sphero for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/8ZGR/HN6C6CR2/FF38ZGRHN6C6CR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/8ZGR/HN6C6CR2/FF38ZGRHN6C6CR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/8ZGR/HN6C6CR2/FF38ZGRHN6C6CR2.SMALL.jpg gosphero It's that time of year again! Sphero's favorite holiday is just around the corner. This time, instead of gutting and glittering pumpkins, turn your Sphero into the spookiest robot on the block. Everyone knows, a rolling eyeball is the #1 way to scare kids away from eating all your candy.  In order ...
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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/
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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