Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - halloween - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:45:03 PST BLOX v1.01 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
The Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Rack/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:54:04 PST
Monster Snot http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Snot/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:58:36 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
Metal Pacman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Pacman-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:56:57 PST
Saguaro Cactus Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Saguaro-Cactus-Costume/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:32:03 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
Gandalf the Grey Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Gandalf-the-Grey-Costume/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 23:43:12 PST
Kyoshi Metal Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Kyoshi-Metal-Fans/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:40:33 PDT
Halloween Bloody Brain http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Bloody-Brain/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 12:21:05 PST
Indo-Western Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Indo-Western-Halloween/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 09:48:41 PST
Creating a rotten olive http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-rotten-olive/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 18:12:42 PST
Pacman Adventures Pacman Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Pacman-Adventures-Pacman-Costume/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 10:07:05 PST
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
Dalek Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Dalek-Pumpkin/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 21:53:08 PST
Sew Yourself a Seahawk (or other logo mascot) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Yourself-a-Seahawk-or-other-logo-mascot/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 18:04:11 PST
Sequined Halloween Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Sequined-Halloween-Ornament/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:19:28 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
Totoro Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Totoro-Costumes/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:17:15 PST
Make a Mickey Mouse Pumpkin this Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mickey-Pumpkin-this-Halloween/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 12:20:28 PST
Cemetery Columns http://www.instructables.com/id/Cemetery-Columns/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 14:41:19 PST
Tinkerbell Pumpkin carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkerbell-Pumpkin-carving/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 13:58:42 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
How to carve Rocket and Groot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-carve-Rocket-and-Groot/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 10:36:13 PDT
Paper Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Pumpkin-1/
Paper Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/1ZBA/I1WHN0L3/FS51ZBAI1WHN0L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/1ZBA/I1WHN0L3/FS51ZBAI1WHN0L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/1ZBA/I1WHN0L3/FS51ZBAI1WHN0L3.SMALL.jpg boddhi15 This is a fun quick project for the fall, and fall related holidays. I tried it with the kids I work with, and it went over very well. All of the kids tried it, and a few continued to make them after I left for the day. I think with proper adult prep work this is a project that most kids could do ...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 03:36:28 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/
Halloween Costume: Wind-Up Doll Makeup Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/Q5VP/I1WHG8RO/F4LQ5VPI1WHG8RO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/Q5VP/I1WHG8RO/F4LQ5VPI1WHG8RO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/Q5VP/I1WHG8RO/F4LQ5VPI1WHG8RO.SMALL.jpg Kiriko Kikuchi The photo above shows the amazing Halloween "wind-up doll" costume by Carley - check out the Instructables she made for the costume, which features an actual moving key! I was honored that she asked me to put together a hair and makeup look for her costume, so in this Instructables, we'll review the...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:55:26 PDT
Undead Hand Silhouettes - Haunted House http://www.instructables.com/id/Undead-Hand-Silhouettes-Haunted-House/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:34:37 PDT
Childrens Sonic the Hedgehog Mascot Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Sonic-the-Hedgehog-Mascot-Costume/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:03:01 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
Grim Reaper Scythe / Sickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Grim-Reaper-Scythe-Sickle/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:02:48 PDT
Simple Spooky Blood Red LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Blood-Red-LED-Lights/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:38:36 PDT
Animated Jack-O'-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:00:59 PDT
REDBOX http://www.instructables.com/id/RED-BOX/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:49 PDT
How to Make a Cannibalistic Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cannibalistic-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:14:06 PDT
Face Breakout Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Face-Breakout-Pumpkin/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:24:01 PDT
Guts and Gore Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Guts-and-Gore-Halloween-props/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:01:54 PDT
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Halloween Gingerbread House with lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Gingerbread-House-with-lights/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:06:15 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