Instructables: exploring - living - costume - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 May 2015 17:25:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Kyoshi Metal Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Kyoshi-Metal-Fans/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:40:33 PDT
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
Wooly Willy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooly-Willy-Costume/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:47:12 PDT
Halloween Costume: Wind-Up Doll Makeup Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-Wind-Up-Doll-Makeup-Tutorial/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:55:26 PDT
Tonto dog rider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonto-dog-rider-costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
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
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
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
Leather Cutout Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cutout-Mask/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:11:26 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
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 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
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
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
Rem Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Rem-Costume/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 09:26:37 PDT
Hand Tooled Leather Bracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Tooled-Bracer/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 22:40:08 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/
Cellophane Fairy Wings in under 2 hrs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/QX8T/GF7BBKSC/F80QX8TGF7BBKSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/QX8T/GF7BBKSC/F80QX8TGF7BBKSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/QX8T/GF7BBKSC/F80QX8TGF7BBKSC.SMALL.jpg mercifulmaenad This instructable will show you how to make some very easy cellophane fairy / dragonfly / insect wings in less than two hours, on average.  If you have a lot of crafty stuff, you might not need to make any purchases.  If you need to buy supplies, I expect it will run between $10-$20.  For this ...
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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/
Zombie / Serial Killer Corset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SMALL.jpg Tye Rannosaurus This Instructable will show you how to make your own meat corset (or corpse-t as I like to call it!) by building on top of a pre-made corset. You can do this from scratch if you're feeling particularly crafty, but I prefer using pre-made corsets as they're cheap, easy to buy, and I can destroy it w...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:45:47 PDT
Leather Dragon Scale Gauntlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Dragon-Scale-Gauntlet/
Leather Dragon Scale Gauntlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/5ZAT/I0FFCX1P/FAL5ZATI0FFCX1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/5ZAT/I0FFCX1P/FAL5ZATI0FFCX1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/5ZAT/I0FFCX1P/FAL5ZATI0FFCX1P.SMALL.jpg wmusser This is an instructable going step by step through making a leather forearm gauntlet for my costume this fall. It took many hours and was some hard work but I love how it came out and couldn't be happier.NOTE: I have very little experience with leather tooling so the professionals be aware of that ...
By: wmusser

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:27:02 PDT
Shrunken Head! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shrunken-Head/
Shrunken Head! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SMALL.jpg kaymess I don't know what it is about shrunken heads I find so interesting. Maybe it stems from a love of the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland, and the head hunter at the end of the ride. Or maybe it was trips to Ye Olde Curiosity Shop in Seattle as a kid. EIther way, at some point something romanticized in my m...
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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/
Dead Fairies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl A good prop for a witch's kitchen Needed supplies (Basic build) I used a few paint brushes, titanium white acrylic paint, a mason jar, some small skeletons and some craft butterflies. I just used hot glue to put stuff together. Tedious stuff, then fun stuff... I took the butterfly wings off t...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:57:25 PDT
Leather Pouch Tutorial & Intro to Basic Leather Working http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Pouch-Tutorial-Intro-to-Basic-Leather-Work/
Leather Pouch Tutorial & Intro to Basic Leather Working - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/OEL0/HWRC5X3G/FJ8OEL0HWRC5X3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/OEL0/HWRC5X3G/FJ8OEL0HWRC5X3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/OEL0/HWRC5X3G/FJ8OEL0HWRC5X3G.SMALL.jpg Towering Props Good evening ladies and gents. In this fine Instructable I will be showing you how to create your own leather pouches! This is also a great introductory in basic leather working.If you have any questions regarding the tutorial, making of your own cosplay/costume or just want to say hi please send me...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:11:17 PDT
Ulltuna Helmet (Viking Helm) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ulltuna-Helmet-Viking-Helm/
Ulltuna Helmet (Viking Helm) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/JWRQ/HWRZ7PZY/F2YJWRQHWRZ7PZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/JWRQ/HWRZ7PZY/F2YJWRQHWRZ7PZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/JWRQ/HWRZ7PZY/F2YJWRQHWRZ7PZY.SMALL.jpg PaleoPunk This hardened leather helmet is great for reenacting, renaissance fairs, or accidentally scaring the neighbors. This style of helmet is nice because it doesn't require large pieces of leather or pieces of uniform thickness, so it can be made from scraps and leftovers. The mask that covers the lower ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:29:27 PDT
Game of Thrones Stark House Robe http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Stark-House-Robe/
Game of Thrones Stark House Robe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/FV6T/HTR6EJZP/F8TFV6THTR6EJZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/FV6T/HTR6EJZP/F8TFV6THTR6EJZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/FV6T/HTR6EJZP/F8TFV6THTR6EJZP.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name I'm a huge fan of Game of Thrones and the books that the show is based on, but my dad is the person who introduced me to it in the first place! He saw the Game of Robes I had made for myself and liked it so much that I decided to surprise him with one of his own! His favorite house is the Stark ho...
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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/
TUTORIAL: How to Make a Kid-Size 18th Century European Buckle Shoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/LVW8/HTHKD4GQ/FBBLVW8HTHKD4GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/LVW8/HTHKD4GQ/FBBLVW8HTHKD4GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/LVW8/HTHKD4GQ/FBBLVW8HTHKD4GQ.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty Recently, I shared a tutorial to make a fake lace ruffle front shirt (part 1) for Piano Man’s historical school costume. For the next piece, I wanted to make a black boot cover over his rain boots. I researched online to find a tutorial to make a quick and easy boot for a child’s costume. However, I...
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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/
Game of Thrones Melisandre Robe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/Q93V/HTBY71L7/FI9Q93VHTBY71L7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/Q93V/HTBY71L7/FI9Q93VHTBY71L7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/Q93V/HTBY71L7/FI9Q93VHTBY71L7.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name There's a popular saying "The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco." It's popularly (though falsely) attributed to Mark Twain, but the quote still accurately describes the climate here. Winter is coming. And so is the new season of Game of Thrones! I'm a big fan of the Game of...
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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/
Clockwork/Steampunk Ear Cuff Earring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/MY8H/HT9B0Y8R/FOPMY8HHT9B0Y8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/MY8H/HT9B0Y8R/FOPMY8HHT9B0Y8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/MY8H/HT9B0Y8R/FOPMY8HHT9B0Y8R.SMALL.jpg Caranlhach I have always loved clocks for as long as I can remember, and I drew heavily upon that inspiration for this earring. I was not looking for a simple pair of earrings, but, some that embodied the flow of Time and that had an edge of darkness to them. I first started looking on Etsy to start out with...
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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/
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Protect yourself from unfashionable time traveling ninja warriors with these relatively easy to make leather shoulder pieces. Mine were made with the help of a laser cutter, but they could also be cut out by hand with a lot of patience, sharp scissors and an exacto knife. Lacing under the arm ma...
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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/
Gorgeous and Warm: Hooded Capes & Cloaks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/4MME/HPZLKVFG/FE04MMEHPZLKVFG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/4MME/HPZLKVFG/FE04MMEHPZLKVFG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/4MME/HPZLKVFG/FE04MMEHPZLKVFG.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Capes or cloaks are amazing! They can be formal and classy, they can be rugged and not much more than a poncho. They are easy to make and make a statement-- Great for costumes, fancy dresses or keeping warm! And, We've been watching 'Once Upon a Time'...any other mildly obsessed fans out there? Whe...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 13:01:24 PST
Hooded Character Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooded-Character-Blanket/
Hooded Character Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/DOP1/HPO2G3N0/FDZDOP1HPO2G3N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/DOP1/HPO2G3N0/FDZDOP1HPO2G3N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/DOP1/HPO2G3N0/FDZDOP1HPO2G3N0.SMALL.jpg smori This easy-to-make cozy blanket has a built-in hood and can be made into any character you'd like! Pick a character and gather materials For this project, Dratini, I choose you! (But you can choose any Pokémon or other character you'd like.) What you'll need: - a fleece blanket or any large piece...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:42:17 PST
John's Journal - A hunters diary http://www.instructables.com/id/Johns-Journal-A-hunters-diary/
John's Journal - A hunters diary - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/29V9/HPBJ2L56/F7729V9HPBJ2L56.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Hello there Supernatural fans and John Winchester appreciators! This following tutorial shows you how I made my leather John Winchesters Journal (for my cosplay). Enjoy Enjoy! References First things first - get to know your stuff.So I collected some screenshots and photos, made some notes and g...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:47:09 PST
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Cape-Colorful-Forests/
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs It's getting colder and colder, the leaves are turning into reds, yellows, oranges and all the forests become an autumn wonderland! Why not join this event with your own colorful, warm and cozy AUTUMN CAPE?! Get Your Idea! Get Your Stuff! Starting from scratch also means to start with your imagin...
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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/
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
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
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
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