Instructables: exploring - play - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:26:58 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-and-Embroider-Links-Scarf-from-Hyrule-W/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:48:01 PST
Pepakura Alien Queen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pepakura-Alien-Queen/
Pepakura Alien Queen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Some of you may have seen my Alien Queen costume back in October for the Halloween costume contest. The response was fantastic, not just here, but on many other wonderfully nerdy sites like Kotaku, MAKE, and Fashionably Geeky. I was brand new to Instructables at the time and didn't realize how det...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:30:10 PST
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Airplane-from-3D-model-to-parade-costume/
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Inspired by Aidan Chopra's cardboard Grumman F4F-4 costume, we decided to make cardboard airplanes for YuKonstruct's entry in this year's Winterval Santa Clause Parade.We used free cardboard and YuKonstruct's Epilog laser to make the planes and they were a huge hit with the kids and everyone watchin...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 22:52:18 PST
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Blood-Pumping-Effect-How-to-Cry-Blood/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:15:40 PST
Dalek Dome costume headpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Dalek-Dome-costume-headpiece/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:03:56 PST
No Face from Spirited Away Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Face-from-Sprited-Away-Costume/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:05:32 PST
How to Make Costume Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Costume-Wings/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:47:14 PST
Merida's Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Meridas-Bow/
Merida's Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/1HV1/I2I47BRU/FKO1HV1I2I47BRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/1HV1/I2I47BRU/FKO1HV1I2I47BRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/1HV1/I2I47BRU/FKO1HV1I2I47BRU.SMALL.jpg Wastelander Props This was my project made for the November 2014 Cardiff Film and Comic Con. I used the traditional bow making techniques, with the only difference being a longer bow string to make it "Con-Safe" Forming the bow shape To form the bow I used two pieces of 4X2 and glued them together, once dried I sk...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:48:26 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
DIY Minecraft Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Costume/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:53:34 PST
Batman: Arkham Asylym Scarecrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Arkham-Asylym-Scarecrow/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:35:37 PST
Garbage Pail Baby Costume with Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Garbage-Pail-Baby-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:52:16 PST
Poison Ivy Costume from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Poision-Ivy-Costume-from-Scratch/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:59:45 PST
Dinobot Grimlock - Transformers: Age of Extinction http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinobot-Grimlock-Transformers-Age-of-Extinction/
Dinobot Grimlock - Transformers: Age of Extinction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/6B3R/I2BYMMRG/F606B3RI2BYMMRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/6B3R/I2BYMMRG/F606B3RI2BYMMRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/6B3R/I2BYMMRG/F606B3RI2BYMMRG.SMALL.jpg thomp5km My name is Kaleena and I am an always growing, constantly learning, and often experimental studio/graphic Artist! After working at Disney World for half a year awhile back, I was always inspired by the costumes around the parks and how they filled guests with feelings of excitement and awe! I wanted...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:38:52 PST
Make a Costume Mask Using Pepakura (Bonus: Foam Armor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Costume-Mask-out-of-Pepakura-Bonus-Foam-Arm/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:58:06 PST
Payday: Wolf's mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Payday-2-Wolfs-mask-build/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:07:15 PST
Stomach shot - Halloween costume 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/Stomach-shot-Halloween-costume-2014/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:31:55 PST
Wheelchair + Toothless = Epic Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wheelchair-Toothless-Epic-Costume/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 18:08:44 PST
Transformers Optimus Prime costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Transformers-Optimus-Prime-costume-1/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 22:31:27 PST
Halloween Costume: Mail Order Bride http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-Mail-Order-Bride/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 11:27:05 PST
Halloween Costume: Quarter Back http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Costume-Quarter-Back/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 14:16:17 PST
Samus (Metroid Prime) Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Samus-Metroid-Prime-Costume/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:49:02 PST
Captain Hook getting EATEN by Tick Tock Croc http://www.instructables.com/id/Captain-Hook-getting-EATEN-by-Tick-Tock-Croc/
Captain Hook getting EATEN by Tick Tock Croc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/5610/I2WENCZR/FZB5610I2WENCZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/5610/I2WENCZR/FZB5610I2WENCZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/5610/I2WENCZR/FZB5610I2WENCZR.SMALL.jpg Rachael K I'm a DIY mommy that loves Halloween a little too much and HAD to go all out for my sons first real year. Loving a little dark humor I thought a crocodile eating a baby was a great costume. However, in the middle of making it, it struck me - Captain Hook! How funny?! And from there it became the bes...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 10:54:46 PST
Spider Attack http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Attack/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 14:43:40 PST
Neil deGrasse Tyson Badass Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Neil-deGrasse-Tyson-Badass-Costume/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 05:38:49 PST
Weapons - Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/Weapons-Axe/
Weapons - Axe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/38UF/I24M36MZ/FNF38UFI24M36MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/38UF/I24M36MZ/FNF38UFI24M36MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/38UF/I24M36MZ/FNF38UFI24M36MZ.SMALL.jpg Charkhol Studios "Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal."However, here we have both technological progress AND an axe!A simple, light weight prop axe, to wield safely at parties or for any cosplay event!I'll lead you through, step-by-step in the quick and easy way to create a ...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 07:25:25 PST
Self Portrait Watercolor Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Portrait-Watercolor-Costume/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 05:42:10 PST
Disney Planes Dusty Crophopper Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Disney-Planes-Dusty-Crophopper-Costume/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 22:46:07 PST
The Jetsons http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Jetsons/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 22:37:36 PST
The Cat Lady http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cat-Lady/
The Cat Lady - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AHJ9/I22IQCYQ/FFVAHJ9I22IQCYQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AHJ9/I22IQCYQ/FFVAHJ9I22IQCYQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AHJ9/I22IQCYQ/FFVAHJ9I22IQCYQ.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh I ran across a cat shirt at Goodwill and thought it would be hilarious to dress up as a cat lady for Halloween. Later on, my sister and I were at Goodwill again, and she found this cat vest. It was purrrfect!! I mean, woven cats on upholstery fabric with a smooth satin back? We were in cat heaven! T...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 21:57:33 PST
My Little Pony Twilight Sparkle Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Little-Pony-Twilight-Sparkle-Costume/
My Little Pony Twilight Sparkle Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/T994/I21R2DD4/FOTT994I21R2DD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/T994/I21R2DD4/FOTT994I21R2DD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/T994/I21R2DD4/FOTT994I21R2DD4.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My daughter wanted to be Twilight Sparkle from My Little Pony this Halloween. Here's how I made her a costume... Build the headpiece. I asked my daughter if I could just chop off the head of her My Little Pony stuffed animal and sew it to a hoodie, but she looked at me horrified and said "No way!...
By: kokoleo

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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 11:54:31 PST
Giant Squid Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Squid-Costume/
Giant Squid Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/RKC1/I21R29NZ/F25RKC1I21R29NZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/RKC1/I21R29NZ/F25RKC1I21R29NZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/RKC1/I21R29NZ/F25RKC1I21R29NZ.SMALL.jpg Partybot This year I wanted a costume that incorporated tentacles and lighting so I went with this squid/cuttlefish hybrid. Photo credit: Kelly O. Body I fabricated the entire body from cross-linked polyethylenefoam rubber that was glued using contact cement. The suckers are formed by heating foam discs a...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 18:11:11 PST
Make a Wonder Woman Costume WITH Your Child http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wonder-Woman-Costume-WITH-Your-Child/
Make a Wonder Woman Costume WITH Your Child - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/KCSH/I20HJPIV/FXHKCSHI20HJPIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/KCSH/I20HJPIV/FXHKCSHI20HJPIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/KCSH/I20HJPIV/FXHKCSHI20HJPIV.SMALL.jpg MayB Wonder Woman is the perfect princess for those little girls who aren't waiting around for a prince to save them. This tutorial helps you to not only make a costume WITH your burgeoning amazon warrior, but also make tons of memories as well. Make Lots of Drawings Together When my daughter told me...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 19:21:07 PST
Tmnt Cartoon Ninja Turtle http://www.instructables.com/id/Tmnt-Cartoon-Ninja-Turtle/
Tmnt Cartoon Ninja Turtle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/PTBL/I20VVRYC/FLLPTBLI20VVRYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/PTBL/I20VVRYC/FLLPTBLI20VVRYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/PTBL/I20VVRYC/FLLPTBLI20VVRYC.SMALL.jpg ctwachowski First off, there are some wonderful instructables on mascot heads that are more informative then mine, so if your looking for a more informative instruction on head mines not the page to find it.We started the costume with the idea that a latex suit was out of our realm of expertise, and expensive....
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:47:08 PST
Weeping angel or statue costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Weeping-angel-or-statue-costume/
Weeping angel or statue costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/8V6W/I20VUEH5/FE28V6WI20VUEH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/8V6W/I20VUEH5/FE28V6WI20VUEH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/8V6W/I20VUEH5/FE28V6WI20VUEH5.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls This costume may look difficult to create but it really is much easier than you would think. You do need to know some basic sewing skills or be really, really good with a glue gun. Ready here we go!!! Lets work on the wig I tried sculpting a wig out of lightweight modling clay but ultimately this...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:29:24 PST
Sew Fiddlesticks the Scarecrow (League of Legends) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Fiddlesticks-the-Scarecrow-League-of-Legends/
Sew Fiddlesticks the Scarecrow (League of Legends) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JFIV/I20HHFHR/FG5JFIVI20HHFHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JFIV/I20HHFHR/FG5JFIVI20HHFHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JFIV/I20HHFHR/FG5JFIVI20HHFHR.SMALL.jpg Beetlesmart Every year my son picks his favorite video game character as his Halloween costume and I get to work. If you ever need to make a scarecrow, or specifically Fiddlesticks from League of Legends, here is a fairly straightforward tutorial. The costume is almost entirely a sewing project, his accessori...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:44:03 PST
Playable Giant Gameboy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Playable-Giant-Gameboy-Costume/
Playable Giant Gameboy Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/CEZ0/I20VSPPP/FO6CEZ0I20VSPPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/CEZ0/I20VSPPP/FO6CEZ0I20VSPPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/CEZ0/I20VSPPP/FO6CEZ0I20VSPPP.SMALL.jpg fasaxc I've long thought this would be a fun costume to build and, even though I only had 24 hours to make it happen, I was confident I could get something working even if it wasn't playable. In the end, it went surprisingly smoothly and I was able to get the buttons working minutes before the party. I e...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:51:58 PST
Where the Wild Things Are, Carol and Max Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Where-the-Wild-Things-Are-Carol-and-Max-Costume/
Where the Wild Things Are, Carol and Max Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/2OQO/I1YU6CNY/FWY2OQOI1YU6CNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/2OQO/I1YU6CNY/FWY2OQOI1YU6CNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/2OQO/I1YU6CNY/FWY2OQOI1YU6CNY.SMALL.jpg dthomas74 Ever since I read this book as a child I've wanted to be Max! Seeing the movie took me back to my childhood daydreams. I just needed a Wild Thing to complete my look. Fortunately my husband is a good sport! When I mentioned my costume idea to him he said "well then I want to be Carol, but I'm go...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 12:14:34 PST
Lego Boba Fett Costume (Kids) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Boba-Fett-Costume-Kids/
Lego Boba Fett Costume (Kids) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/HEE7/I20HGJ1D/FDHHEE7I20HGJ1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/HEE7/I20HGJ1D/FDHHEE7I20HGJ1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/HEE7/I20HGJ1D/FDHHEE7I20HGJ1D.SMALL.jpg 1truedrum A huge Star Wars / Lego fan, my son decided that he wanted to be Lego Boba Fett. His mini figure costume was modeled after (Lego set 9496 - Desert Skiff)The costume was built using the same material and technique as his Lego Lord Vampyre minifigure costume. THE HELMET All elements of this costume...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 12:32:53 PST
Oogie Boogie Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Oogie-Boogie-Mask/
Oogie Boogie Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/C4AB/I20HGQIN/FBDC4ABI20HGQIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/C4AB/I20HGQIN/FBDC4ABI20HGQIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/C4AB/I20HGQIN/FBDC4ABI20HGQIN.SMALL.jpg Azariah86 This mask is designed to look like Oogie Boogie from Disney's The Nightmare Before Christmas. The project took me longer than expected so instead of creating a bodysuit I wrapped a tie in burlap and dressed in business attire. Since Oogie Boogie is a gambling man, the outfit worked as both classy a...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:39:49 PST
Game Boy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-Costume/
Game Boy Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OWND/I1XEWYEF/F6EOWNDI1XEWYEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OWND/I1XEWYEF/F6EOWNDI1XEWYEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OWND/I1XEWYEF/F6EOWNDI1XEWYEF.SMALL.jpg kokoleo Even though my son is more of a 3DS kinda kid, he loves vintage video games and all things Nintendo so he decided this year he wanted to be and oldskool Nintendo Game Boy for Halloween. Here's how I made him one with my sewing machine. Assemble the Button parts It would have been much easier just...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 00:07:25 PDT
Aaahh!! Real Monsters! Ickis & Oblina http://www.instructables.com/id/Aaahh-Real-Monsters-Ickis-Oblina/
Aaahh!! Real Monsters! Ickis & Oblina - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/PBDA/I1YU58TW/FEZPBDAI1YU58TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/PBDA/I1YU58TW/FEZPBDAI1YU58TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/PBDA/I1YU58TW/FEZPBDAI1YU58TW.SMALL.jpg SlippingHalo My girlfriend and I decided to go for a 90s kid throwback costume this year. Ickis and Oblina from Aaahh!!! Real Monsters! These were 100% home-made costumes, and not as difficult as they look! Sketching and sculpting First thing you always have to do is draw the shapes! Figure out how to break d...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 10:00:38 PST
Child size Tusken Raider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Child-size-Tusken-Raider-costume/
Child size Tusken Raider costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7CXG/I20HE1L3/F6X7CXGI20HE1L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7CXG/I20HE1L3/F6X7CXGI20HE1L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7CXG/I20HE1L3/F6X7CXGI20HE1L3.SMALL.jpg 1truedrum A few months ago, my 7 year old son decided that he wanted to be a Tusken Raider for Halloween this year. As a huge Star Wars fan, I naturally obliged.This was a fun costume to build, offering a variety of materials, textures and techniques - and who doesn't love the smell of leather. HEAD The he...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 09:15:01 PST
ADVENTURE TIME JAKE THE DOG - DOG COSTUME http://www.instructables.com/id/ADVENTURE-TIME-JAKE-THE-DOG-DOG-COSTUME/
ADVENTURE TIME JAKE THE DOG - DOG COSTUME - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WRJC/I1XEQKJK/FB6WRJCI1XEQKJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WRJC/I1XEQKJK/FB6WRJCI1XEQKJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/WRJC/I1XEQKJK/FB6WRJCI1XEQKJK.SMALL.jpg LabeledUp What time is it?? Costume Time!! Time to get your dog in on some Halloween fun! Or everyday fun if you love Adventure Time!This year our buddy Toby was Jake the dog for a day!! This tutorial will show you all the steps and includes the pattern so you can make the exact same costume!Hope you enjoy! ...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:46:44 PDT
RoboCop Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboCop-Gun/
RoboCop Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/D8OV/I1XEKC6Z/FZGD8OVI1XEKC6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/D8OV/I1XEKC6Z/FZGD8OVI1XEKC6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/D8OV/I1XEKC6Z/FZGD8OVI1XEKC6Z.SMALL.jpg Bresy This is Part One for my New Robocop Instructable for my Son. This is how the Gun was made . It works by pushing a micro switch on the gun handle which lights up two bar graphs until fully lit. At the moment Im having trouble embedding my video so Ill post the links to you tube here .Materials Needed...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:40:56 PDT
RoboCop Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboCop-Costume/
RoboCop Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/Y5B5/I20HFKUU/FJ7Y5B5I20HFKUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/Y5B5/I20HFKUU/FJ7Y5B5I20HFKUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/Y5B5/I20HFKUU/FJ7Y5B5I20HFKUU.SMALL.jpg Bresy This Is effectively Part two . Part One was making the Robocop Gun and you can find that here : http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboCop-Gun/ . Now Before I start I should point out that Yes I am aware it isnt an exact replica of the Robocop costume but that was due to two things for me .1. I work fr...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 10:52:06 PDT
Super Mario Crossplay Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Crossplay-Costume/
Super Mario Crossplay Costume! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/VOSI/I1XEM12C/F11VOSII1XEM12C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/VOSI/I1XEM12C/F11VOSII1XEM12C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/VOSI/I1XEM12C/F11VOSII1XEM12C.SMALL.jpg Welldweller I wanted a new costume, I wanted it to be cute! But still iconic and recognizable! I didn't see a tutorial on here for this type of costume. Mario is super fun and I can make all different types of this dress for his other forms (fire flower,ice flower, or even Luigi!)This pattern actually can be ad...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:49:00 PDT
gumball machine costume http://www.instructables.com/id/gumball-machine-costume/
gumball machine costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/NOGK/I1XEK7NJ/FMGNOGKI1XEK7NJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/NOGK/I1XEK7NJ/FMGNOGKI1XEK7NJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/NOGK/I1XEK7NJ/FMGNOGKI1XEK7NJ.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This year I decided to go as a gumball machine. It's silly and a great excuse to wear copious amounts of pom poms. :DI saw a picture on Pinterest and immediately went full on arms-flailing-that-is-so-adorable mode and knew I wanted to recreate the costume.A gumball machine is a really great last min...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:34:25 PDT
Costume Sheriff Badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Costume-Sheriff-Badge/
Costume Sheriff Badge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/0VTD/I1XELCG6/FOD0VTDI1XELCG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/0VTD/I1XELCG6/FOD0VTDI1XELCG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/0VTD/I1XELCG6/FOD0VTDI1XELCG6.SMALL.jpg TabLeft Just a quick old fashioned looking sheriff badge for a kids cowboy/sheriff costume. Its made from the bottom of an aluminum bottle.
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:04:54 PDT
Sugar Skull Headband and Makeup http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Headband-and-Makeup/
Sugar Skull Headband and Makeup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/OOXL/I1WH7T3E/FKQOOXLI1WH7T3E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/OOXL/I1WH7T3E/FKQOOXLI1WH7T3E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/OOXL/I1WH7T3E/FKQOOXLI1WH7T3E.SMALL.jpg PaperChaser The eyeballs in the centre of the rose give this headband a unique, spooky, Halloween feel to it teheh.Time: 2 hours for the headband, 1 hour for the makeup Materials The glitter really makes the petals stand out. I inked the edges on a practice rose and it looked quite nice too. 16ths Cut yo...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:05:16 PDT