Instructables: exploring - play - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:00:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Be SomeTHING this Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Be-SomeTHING-this-Halloween/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/BTMK/GUDENPA0/FVIBTMKGUDENPA0.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Why dress up like a crazy character this Halloween when you could be a tree!  Well, maybe a tree isn't for you, but there are many crazy costumes out there and the perfect one just might be right here.  Look through this list of original object outfits and you're bound to find the one that is the ri...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 01:06:43 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
Costume - Assassins Creed - Ezio Auditore http://www.instructables.com/id/Costume-Assassins-Creed-Ezio-Auditore/
Costume - Assassins Creed - Ezio Auditore - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5TBV/I1J5WYRF/FQQ5TBVI1J5WYRF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5TBV/I1J5WYRF/FQQ5TBVI1J5WYRF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5TBV/I1J5WYRF/FQQ5TBVI1J5WYRF.SMALL.jpg Caldorn My love for CosplayBeing a massive fan of the Assassins creed games and especially the character of Ezio Auditore I just had to make a Costume for myself. At this point I was not even aware of a thing called Cosplay but when I spoke to a friend I use to work with about this idea she told me all abou...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:33:55 PDT
Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestal Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Gargoyles-Perched-on-Stone-Pedestal-Costu/
Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestal Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/0GT8/GUI101VI/FSZ0GT8GUI101VI.SMALL.jpg magicgolddogs For Halloween this year, we dressed as ancient stone gargoyles. We’re perching on stone pedestals, also known as plinths. We recently flew off a cathedral in France and arrived in America to celebrate Halloween. These costumes were completely hand-made, and they involved sewing parts of it, a lot o...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 16:49:19 PDT
I AM GROOT http://www.instructables.com/id/I-AM-GROOT/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:31:57 PDT
Weatherman costume with real rain http://www.instructables.com/id/Weatherman-costume-with-real-rain/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:21:48 PDT
Walter Mercado Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Walter-Mercado-Costume/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:37:24 PDT
Jet Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Jet-Pack-1/
Jet Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/0B9D/I1FPW7X1/FVJ0B9DI1FPW7X1.SMALL.jpg dingdongdannyoreillyandthehairybowsies Hi Everyone,This is my first post to this since I only discovered the site today. So many great things on here I thought i'd share the Jet Pack costume I made last year.I made this for Halloween last year and it was great fun, especially when people couldn't figure out how my legs were floating haha...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:37:13 PDT
Lego Spider-Man Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Spider-Man-Halloween-Costume/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:36:01 PDT
Venus Flytrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Venus-Flytrap-1/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:15:40 PDT
Minecraft Steve Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Steve-Costume/
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 19:59:38 PDT
Zoltar http://www.instructables.com/id/Zoltar/
Zoltar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/PDBK/I1AVM83U/F79PDBKI1AVM83U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/PDBK/I1AVM83U/F79PDBKI1AVM83U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/PDBK/I1AVM83U/F79PDBKI1AVM83U.SMALL.jpg Tollefson Designs We came across one of these classic fortune telling machines in Las Vegas while on a cross-country family vacation. Our oldest daughter thought it would be funny to be one for Halloween so we did our best to oblige. The Basic Box - Part 1 The first step is to find just the right cardboard box to...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:08:57 PDT
Medusa Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Medusa-Wig/
Medusa Wig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/76XC/I1CC0VZM/F6E76XCI1CC0VZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/76XC/I1CC0VZM/F6E76XCI1CC0VZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/76XC/I1CC0VZM/F6E76XCI1CC0VZM.SMALL.jpg conks_cuties I am making a Medusa costume for my Halloween party this year. I wanted a wig that was crazy and fun and so I ordered some snakes and went to town. It is time consuming but well worth the time. I hope you like it! This worked very well for my hairstyle, I have a pixie cut. I don't know how well it w...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:23:59 PDT
Disney Tangled Rapunzel Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Disney-Tangled-Rapunzel-Costume/
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Wed, 26 Sep 2012 19:00:26 PDT
Mona Lisa http://www.instructables.com/id/Mona-Lisa-1/
Mona Lisa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/ZIMN/I1AVM80U/F66ZIMNI1AVM80U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/ZIMN/I1AVM80U/F66ZIMNI1AVM80U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/ZIMN/I1AVM80U/F66ZIMNI1AVM80U.SMALL.jpg Tollefson Designs Our daughter's nickname is Moe so the idea of turning her into the "Mo"na Lisa for Halloween seemed like a natural fit. The foam finger To start with we used 1" green foam to create a large envelope for our daughter to fit into. The locations for the holes for the face and arms were based on the ...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:08:04 PDT
Mr. Potato Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Mr-Potato-Head-1/
Mr. Potato Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/RDE2/I1AVM7XL/F5NRDE2I1AVM7XL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/RDE2/I1AVM7XL/F5NRDE2I1AVM7XL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/RDE2/I1AVM7XL/F5NRDE2I1AVM7XL.SMALL.jpg Tollefson Designs My wife keeps a large collection of Potato Head pieces in her office for people to play with when they come to visit. Our youngest daughter especially loves to build things with them so when it came time to build her Halloween Costume we thought a life-sized, fully-functional Potato Head would be i...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:07:10 PDT
3D Print an Articulated Warhammer 40k Power Fist http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-an-Articulated-Warhammer-40k-Power-Fist/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:07:54 PDT
Whiteboard Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiteboard-Costume/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:15:56 PDT
Superhero mask tutorial + pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-mask-tutorial-pattern/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:33:40 PDT
Elsa Detachable Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/Elsa-Detachable-Cape/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:00:34 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
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
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
Sally Rag Doll Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Sally-Rag-Doll-Gloves/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 15:21:01 PDT
Wood texture leather bracer tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-texture-leather-bracer-tutorial/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 13:03:37 PDT
Medusa Crown http://www.instructables.com/id/Medusa-Crown/
Medusa Crown - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BXR4/I0TVSAG0/FVZBXR4I0TVSAG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BXR4/I0TVSAG0/FVZBXR4I0TVSAG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/BXR4/I0TVSAG0/FVZBXR4I0TVSAG0.SMALL.jpg kendeliza Looking for a DIY costume that won't leave you with large, useless materials to store after October? Follow this simple instructable for an inexpensive Gorgon crown that is small enough to store, but pretty enough you may just want to display it year round! Materials Consumables:Crown -- I bought...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 12:31:24 PDT
Thor's Mighty Odeon Hammer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thors-Mighty-Odeon-Hammer/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 18:07:28 PDT
Create the Perfect Nerf Uniform! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-the-Perfect-Nerf-Uniform/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 15:20:11 PDT
Add LED to your costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-LED-to-your-costume/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 17:50:34 PDT
Borderlands Psycho Bandit Buzz Axe 1:1 Scale Cosplay Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Psycho-Bandit-Buzz-Axe-11-Scale-Cospla/
Borderlands Psycho Bandit Buzz Axe 1:1 Scale Cosplay Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/6EWZ/I0VORHIE/FOZ6EWZI0VORHIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/6EWZ/I0VORHIE/FOZ6EWZI0VORHIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/6EWZ/I0VORHIE/FOZ6EWZI0VORHIE.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props Once again because of the great response I got from my Isaac Clarke Dead Space cosplay build thread http://www.instructables.com/id/DEAD-SPACE-Isaac-C... I figured it's about time to start another walk through. I have decided to make a full Instructable on the iconic Borderlands Psycho Bandit Buz...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:30:12 PDT
Daryl Dixon's Ear Necklace (Walking Dead) http://www.instructables.com/id/Daryl-Dixons-Ear-Necklace-Walking-Dead/
Daryl Dixon's Ear Necklace (Walking Dead) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/JGFZ/I0UTOHZ6/FXSJGFZI0UTOHZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/JGFZ/I0UTOHZ6/FXSJGFZI0UTOHZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/JGFZ/I0UTOHZ6/FXSJGFZI0UTOHZ6.SMALL.jpg jgrebennikov Hi in this Tutorial i would like to Show you how i Made my own Ear Necklace :-) Enjoy :-D Things you will need This project is very easy to make, it's just time Consuming Things you will need: Polymer Clay Random Acrylic Paints (Black, White, Red, Gold and Orange) Sculpting Start with Download...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 02:24:02 PDT
The hollow man http://www.instructables.com/id/The-hollow-man/
The hollow man - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/28U0/I0TV8VD1/FQ628U0I0TV8VD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/28U0/I0TV8VD1/FQ628U0I0TV8VD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/28U0/I0TV8VD1/FQ628U0I0TV8VD1.SMALL.jpg kadyan HEY FRIENDS!THIS IS A SIMPLE INSTRUCTABLE ON HOW TO MAKE THE INVISIBLE MAN COSTUME FOR HALLOWEEN.IT WILL ONLY TAKE 30 MINUTES AND I DON'T THINK THAT IT WILL COST YOU SOMETHING. COLLECTING MATERIALS THE MATERIALS YOU WILL REQUIRE ARE:1.CAP/HAT (YOU CAN TAKE A CAP OF ANY TYPE -COW BOY,SPORTS OR OF ...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 06:35:22 PDT
Cyborg/Robot Prosthetic for $5 or Under (Probably) http://www.instructables.com/id/CyborgRobot-Prosthetic-for-5-of-Under-Probably/
Cyborg/Robot Prosthetic for $5 or Under (Probably) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/LZ7O/HO231FFQ/FCPLZ7OHO231FFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/LZ7O/HO231FFQ/FCPLZ7OHO231FFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/LZ7O/HO231FFQ/FCPLZ7OHO231FFQ.SMALL.jpg Xarphael Presuming you have some tools on hand ahead of time and depending on how you decide to embellish it, this is a really cheap but effective method for making a costume piece. I'm assuming you have at least the basics like scissors and craft glue when I say under $5, probably. I've been seeing tutoria...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 20:26:45 PST
The Perfect Dr. Who Fez and mini fez http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Dr-Who-Fez-and-mini-fez/
The Perfect Dr. Who Fez and mini fez - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/ZK0O/I0R0XH6U/FC9ZK0OI0R0XH6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/ZK0O/I0R0XH6U/FC9ZK0OI0R0XH6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/ZK0O/I0R0XH6U/FC9ZK0OI0R0XH6U.SMALL.jpg Moosedoom Want to know how to make the perfect Dr. Who Fez.With this tutorial, you can make a fez that is high quality and long lasting as well as very stylish.Well here it is. My official way of making fezes!Please do not use this tutorial to make products to sell. I sell them myself on my etsy page but i fi...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:06:39 PDT
Thomas the Train costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Thomas-the-Train-costume/
Thomas the Train costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/8NGP/I0Q1QGHH/F9O8NGPI0Q1QGHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/8NGP/I0Q1QGHH/F9O8NGPI0Q1QGHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/8NGP/I0Q1QGHH/F9O8NGPI0Q1QGHH.SMALL.jpg sheri.lax My little girl loves Thomas the Train and all his friends so I decided to make her the Engineer for Thomas on Halloween. She will wear overalls and a conductor hat and of course Thomas the Train. Step One Start with a box appropriate to the size of your child. Cut out bottom and top where child w...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:25:33 PDT
Princess Merida Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincess-Merida-Costume/
Princess Merida Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CI72/HO7XD4LB/FATCI72HO7XD4LB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CI72/HO7XD4LB/FATCI72HO7XD4LB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CI72/HO7XD4LB/FATCI72HO7XD4LB.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs My cosplay/ costume of DIsney Pixars Princess Merida of Dunbroch! I just love her independent and tom-boy-ish character. Her story is lovely and the more often I see the landscape the more I want to go back visit scotland!! Her personalilty fits me to good to be true and so it was decided! My new c...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 08:36:08 PST
Hoodies No-Sew costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoodies-No-Sew-costumes/
Hoodies No-Sew costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/EURL/I0LCHNCK/FGJEURLI0LCHNCK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/EURL/I0LCHNCK/FGJEURLI0LCHNCK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/EURL/I0LCHNCK/FGJEURLI0LCHNCK.SMALL.jpg darcy3529 These Hoodie No -sew Costumes are made from store bought hoodies with foam details glued on. I drew out the features for the Olaf hoodie onto craft foam . I used a1/4 thick foam. The thinner foams that are available are good for the eyes and nose ,but a thicker foam is needed for the hair ,but...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:20:41 PDT
Batman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Costume/
Batman Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KE1I/I0C8ZQML/FI9KE1II0C8ZQML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KE1I/I0C8ZQML/FI9KE1II0C8ZQML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KE1I/I0C8ZQML/FI9KE1II0C8ZQML.SMALL.jpg sellers.nathan Nothing is cooler than having your very own Batman costume. I decided it was high time for me to make one. Unfortunately, I made this costume before the thought hit me to make an intructible on it. So it won't be as detailed as I would normally like.Please vote for me for the Halloween Costume Conte...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:02:15 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 ...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:27:02 PDT
Army Of Two Paintball Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Army-Of-Two-Paintball-Mask/
Army Of Two Paintball Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TBXD/I04MIVPB/FRUTBXDI04MIVPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TBXD/I04MIVPB/FRUTBXDI04MIVPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TBXD/I04MIVPB/FRUTBXDI04MIVPB.SMALL.jpg nwalt31 Ever wanted to be Salem or Rios in real life? I know I have! And now you can when you wear your very own Army of Two Paintball mask. In this project you have a choice of just making it a prop, or you can go the extra mile and make it a paintball mask.This was a pretty labor intensive build and I sug...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:56:21 PDT
Captain America Helmet using many materials. http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-America-Helmet-using-many-materials/
Captain America Helmet using many materials. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E363/I0C8XB17/F2ZE363I0C8XB17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E363/I0C8XB17/F2ZE363I0C8XB17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/E363/I0C8XB17/F2ZE363I0C8XB17.SMALL.jpg lxcosplay In this, my first Instructable, I will show you how I made my captain america helmet from start to finish, using a combination of many material. I've seen peopl fight on forums about which materials are best overall, to which i say, all materials are great for one thing or another, but the best resu...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:10:39 PDT
Lego Batman Costume On The Fast & Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Batman-On-The-Fast-Cheap/
Lego Batman Costume On The Fast & Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/1P61/HY12CWOA/FVW1P61HY12CWOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/1P61/HY12CWOA/FVW1P61HY12CWOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/1P61/HY12CWOA/FVW1P61HY12CWOA.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit It is that time of year again when I spend summers away and get creative juices pumping at high speed. So, when it came time to decide what I would be I pondered and then it hit me. I love Lego's, I love batman, I loved the Lego movie....I shall be Lego Batman!!The down fall, I am the WORST at taki...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:45:01 PDT
Viking hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-hood/
Viking hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/6WNV/I05F5RYR/FV06WNVI05F5RYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/6WNV/I05F5RYR/FV06WNVI05F5RYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/6WNV/I05F5RYR/FV06WNVI05F5RYR.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hello friends!Well, winter is coming, so I'm going to present you, how I made this sweet warm and comfortable Viking hood! What you will need? woolen fabric some fabric for lining - linen or cotton thread and needle scissors, ruler, pencil.. pins Sketching, measuring and cutting...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:12:09 PDT
How to Build a Boba Fett Jetpack from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Built-a-Boba-Fett-Jetpack-from-Scratch/
How to Build a Boba Fett Jetpack from Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/CDEE/HZQTG09V/F73CDEEHZQTG09V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/CDEE/HZQTG09V/F73CDEEHZQTG09V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/CDEE/HZQTG09V/F73CDEEHZQTG09V.SMALL.jpg kylegilbert Let's face it, $350 is a lot of cash to be throwing down to purchase a molded jetpack kit to complete your Boba Fett costume. Fortunately, it's not impossible to put together a jetpack from scratch (at least that's what I told myself when I started this project). It's taken me five weeks, and I want...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:54:41 PDT
Deathstroke http://www.instructables.com/id/Deathstroke/
Deathstroke - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/W1JS/HZMJ248C/FZQW1JSHZMJ248C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/W1JS/HZMJ248C/FZQW1JSHZMJ248C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/W1JS/HZMJ248C/FZQW1JSHZMJ248C.SMALL.jpg Planet Rob DEATHSTROKE THE TERMINATOR!!!This is a base instructable about how to make Deathstroke costume for cosplay. I have created an instuctable for Mr Freeze and Carnage if you would like to see my previous work. :) Also check out my page Night Terrors of GothamOk, before we get started, let me state that...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 07:46:52 PDT
Batgirl Utility Belt 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Batgirl-Utility-Belt-2014/
Batgirl Utility Belt 2014 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/69UF/HZL3PYAK/F5P69UFHZL3PYAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/69UF/HZL3PYAK/F5P69UFHZL3PYAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/69UF/HZL3PYAK/F5P69UFHZL3PYAK.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction So for those of you who don't know, I am a huge batman fan. Like I have a problem, I have a batman lunch box, the box set of the animated series, the box set of Batman Beyond, a batman shower curtain, a batman bathmat, a batman umbrella, and I wear batman board shorts whenever I swim. I think a hu...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:37:46 PDT
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtle-Character-Master-Splin/
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SMALL.jpg jleighkrupp This is just a few pics to show my Master Splinter Costume. I made this with a paper mache head, furry brown fabric and black and white felt. The hair is just loose pieces I got at a yard sale for .25. The outfit is a simple black and grey rope with an extra long belt to wrap around several times. ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:06:49 PDT
Lego Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-1/
Lego Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/ZAHQ/HZ5RP81Q/F1LZAHQHZ5RP81Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/ZAHQ/HZ5RP81Q/F1LZAHQHZ5RP81Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/ZAHQ/HZ5RP81Q/F1LZAHQHZ5RP81Q.SMALL.jpg Super space ninja Hello guys! I decide to make the hidden blade from assassin's creed, it's really useful to assassinate people and it's so cool, I wanted to make it for a long time and I finally made it, Hope you will enjoy my instructables!This was inspired by My different username from YouTube, who made a really ...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:18:42 PDT
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Queen-Elsas-Dress-And-Wig/
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SMALL.jpg mbridwell Get Elastic, 4-5 Rolls Of Tulle, Sew On Buttons And A Big Broach (something Christmas-ish) Start with me siring your child around upper chest and under arms. I Used Extra Long Pieces Depending on how long you want the dress is how much tulle you need, ours was extra long so it took about 4-6...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 06:44:22 PDT
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooves-from-Comfy-Shoes-No-high-heels/
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SMALL.jpg RiftwingDesigns Sometimes the best part of a costume is a little attention to detail. If your costume has hooves, why not make a pair of shoes into durable, realistic-looking hooves to add a little something extra to your outfit?In this Instructable, I will go over the materials and steps required to make hooves ou...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:21:15 PDT