Instructables: exploring - living - halloween - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 22:41:31 PST BLOX v1.01 Animated Stargate Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Stargate-Pumpkin/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 03:32:23 PST
Automated Halloween Candy Tumbler / Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Halloween-Candy-Tumbler-Dispenser/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:35:21 PST
How to Make Fluorescent Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Fluorescent-Dye/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:14:51 PST
Raspberry Pi Motion Activated Transparent Screaming Ghost for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Motion-Activated-Transparent-Screamin/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 06:52:00 PST
Haunted Crystal Ball (Madame Leota) http://www.instructables.com/id/Haunted-Crystal-Ball-Madame-Leota/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 07:58:23 PST
Building Christine (with lights and sound!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Christine-with-lights-and-sound/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:56:52 PST
Lizard Man Papier Mache Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Lizard-Man-Papier-Mache-Figure/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:45:23 PST
How to make Twisty the clown mask's under 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Twisty-the-clown-masks-under-10/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 21:33:03 PST
Kyoshi Metal Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Kyoshi-Metal-Fans/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:40:33 PDT
Haunted Tombstone http://www.instructables.com/id/Haunted-Tombstone/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 21:22:24 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
The Tower of Terror http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tower-of-Terror/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:08:00 PST
Smoking Pumpkin BBQ http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoking-Pumpkin-BBQ/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 07:33:59 PST
Wooly Willy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooly-Willy-Costume/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:47:12 PDT
Lego Harry Potter & Green Ninjago Youth Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Harry-Potter-Green-Ninjago-Youth-Costumes/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:24:08 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
5 minute cheap and easy rear projection screen http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-cheap-and-easy-rear-projection-screen/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:51:55 PDT
How To Make Latex Scars http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Latex-Scars/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 14:59:58 PST
How To Make Fake Skin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fake-Skin/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:06:39 PDT
Star Trek Inspired LED Astronaut Costume DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Inspired-LED-Astronaut-Costume-DIY/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:13:43 PDT
Low-cost / High-scare Slender Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-High-scare-Slender-Man/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:48:49 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
Custom Fit Leather Armor Breast Plate Celtic Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Fit-Leather-Armor-Breast-Plate-Celtic-Editi/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:35:35 PDT
Spooky Window Silhouettes With Follow-Me Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Window-Silhouettes-With-Follow-Me-Eyes/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:50:34 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
DIY Graphic Leggings - Skinned http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Graphic-Leggings-Skinned/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:32:59 PDT
EYE CAN SEE YOU http://www.instructables.com/id/EYE-CAN-SEE-YOU/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:07:15 PDT
Poseable Mummy Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Poseable-Mummy-Hands/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:46:38 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
Silhouette Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Monsters/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:05:10 PDT
Authentic looking zombie warning signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Authentic-looking-zombie-warning-signs/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:12:57 PDT
Feet Loaf Disgustingly Delicious Simple Main dish http://www.instructables.com/id/Feet-Loaf-Disgustingly-Delicious-Simple-Main-dish/
Feet Loaf Disgustingly Delicious Simple Main dish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/N77Z/I1K3MR8S/FLKN77ZI1K3MR8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/N77Z/I1K3MR8S/FLKN77ZI1K3MR8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/N77Z/I1K3MR8S/FLKN77ZI1K3MR8S.SMALL.jpg myrrhmaid Here's a perfect recipe for a disgustingly delicious Halloween main dish meal! FEETLOAF! Super simple to make. Use your favorite meatloaf recipe or download, print and use my tried and true one. A few strategically placed cloves of garlic, vegetables and catsup on meat molded like feet and you're ru...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:26:32 PDT
"Finger Licking Good" Candies, Literally http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-Licking-Good-Candies-Literally/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:36:14 PDT
Pumpkin Head Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Head-Halloween-Costume/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2008 15:49:12 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
Halloween Garage Door Silhouette http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Garage-Door-Silhouette/
Halloween Garage Door Silhouette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/QVR3/I1ILHIRS/FIJQVR3I1ILHIRS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/QVR3/I1ILHIRS/FIJQVR3I1ILHIRS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/QVR3/I1ILHIRS/FIJQVR3I1ILHIRS.SMALL.jpg mcorbin I love Halloween, and I've been looking for an excuse to try out the Dremel tool my husband gave me. I thought an eerie Halloween scene covering my garage door would have a lot of impact. Rather than a standard cut-out pasted on, I wanted to add some extra spook factor by lighting it from behind. So...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:57:02 PDT
Control Your Halloween Decorations With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Halloween-Decorations-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:43:56 PDT
Giant Spider With Webified Victim! http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Spider-With-Webified-Victim/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:40:37 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/F17/0YXY/I20HIQXT/F170YXYI20HIQXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/0YXY/I20HIQXT/F170YXYI20HIQXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/0YXY/I20HIQXT/F170YXYI20HIQXT.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
Crayon Melt Art Mini Pumpkins http://www.instructables.com/id/Crayon-Melt-Art-Mini-Pumpkins/
Crayon Melt Art Mini Pumpkins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/355S/HNE423WT/FNU355SHNE423WT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/355S/HNE423WT/FNU355SHNE423WT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/355S/HNE423WT/FNU355SHNE423WT.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts Our family started a new tradition for the month of October, called 'The thirty-one days of Halloween'.  The link takes you to the site where I got the idea, and hopefully one year I'll be able to document the entire month and make an Instructable for it. For now, I am posting one of the days we tr...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:32:21 PDT
Zombie Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Pit/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:31:17 PDT
Reaper Yard Statue http://www.instructables.com/id/Reaper-Yard-Statue/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:51:07 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
DIY Pumpkin Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pumpkin-Carving/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:46:33 PDT
Bonus: Papercraft Skull Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Bonus-Papercraft-Skull-Mask/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:41:12 PDT
World's Easiest Sugar Skulls http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Easiest-Sugar-Skulls/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:58:49 PDT