Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - halloween - costume - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:49:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wall-e Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-e-Costume-1/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:49:34 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
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
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/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:02:15 PDT
Lion Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lion-Dog-Costume/
Lion Dog Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/5478/H97JSC4W/FI85478H97JSC4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/5478/H97JSC4W/FI85478H97JSC4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/5478/H97JSC4W/FI85478H97JSC4W.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Tucker had always dreamed of being a lion.  He imagined languid days on the Serengeti, punctuated with thrilling hunts, watching the lionesses chase down wild antelope, and then moving in for his share.  When he thought about it enough, he could even feel the hot, dry wind blowing through his luxuri...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 12:49:09 PST
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
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
Lego Batman Costume On The Fast & Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Batman-On-The-Fast-Cheap/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:45:01 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
How to model an anthropomorphic skull in Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-model-an-anthropomorphic-skull-in-Meshmixer/
How to model an anthropomorphic skull in Meshmixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/VQHQ/HZXYN44X/FRNVQHQHZXYN44X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/VQHQ/HZXYN44X/FRNVQHQHZXYN44X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/VQHQ/HZXYN44X/FRNVQHQHZXYN44X.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist I've been having fun modeling anthropomorphic skulls for halloween lately, and I thought I'd share the basics of my process.Why skulls? Because it's easier to make a realistic anthro character/model going UP from a skull than to model them based on soft tissue (skin, cartilage) going down. It's also...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:15:54 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
Lego Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-1/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:18:42 PDT
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooves-from-Comfy-Shoes-No-high-heels/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:21:15 PDT
Flipped Out Baldric http://www.instructables.com/id/Flipped-Out-Baldric/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:39:20 PDT
Hot Glue Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Candles-for-Day-of-the-Dead-Costume/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:55:40 PDT
Timeless Trends Dyeable Corsets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Timeless-Trends-Dyeable-Corsets/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:29:01 PDT
Baby Buccaneer Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Buccaneer-Costume/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:14:33 PDT
A $45 minion! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-45-minion/
A $45 minion! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl I know, a lot of people have made their own version. So i had to have mine as well. Lol! Had to start somewhere. A quick sketch of the important info I needed. This build was for my niece Kenzie. She just wanted 3 things. 1 eye, open mouth smile, and squiggly hair. My measurements were her shoulders...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 00:31:37 PDT
Sew a Where the Wild Things Are hat + pattern! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Where-the-Wild-Things-Are-hat-pattern/
Sew a Where the Wild Things Are hat + pattern! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q2EQ/HWXLF637/FTIQ2EQHWXLF637.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Are you guys excited for the movie? I'm geeking out over here. I'm totally wearing this opening night. This is a really simple pattern - the whole hat is only eight pieces! LET THE WILD RUMPUS START! The pattern is on STEP 2 - scroll down to the bottom of the step and click on the PDF there! If ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 16:27:32 PDT
Cosplay Axe - Astrid Httyd 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosplay-Axe-Astrid-Httyd-2/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:14:22 PDT
Recycled, latex, LED, Costume Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Latex-Halloween-Costume/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 20:46:19 PDT
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Iron-Man-Mk-III-suit/
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/4WIC/HUITRXZ3/F3J4WICHUITRXZ3.SMALL.jpg Honus Iron Man costumes have been extremely popular lately and the number one question I am most often asked is "How can I add animatronics to my suit?" My friend Greg wanted to add animatronics to his MkIII fiberglass suit so he asked for my help and for this suit we went all out. We wanted to add as ma...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:02:35 PDT
Space Viking Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Viking-Costume/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:23:44 PDT
DEAD SPACE - Isaac Clarke Level 3 Suit Complete Cosplay Build http://www.instructables.com/id/DEAD-SPACE-Isaac-Clarke-Level-3-Suit-Complete-Cosp/
DEAD SPACE - Isaac Clarke Level 3 Suit Complete Cosplay Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/P27I/HSVTAYY6/FHBP27IHSVTAYY6.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props Because of the great response I got from my Dragon Age Inquisition Instructable helmet build thread.   I have decided to make a full Instructible on my DEAD SPACE Isaac Clarke Level 3 Cosplay costume!!!!! This build was by far the most detailed costume/prop I have ever attempted to create.  But, af...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:30:24 PDT
Borderlands Psycho Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Psycho-Mask-2/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 15:36:24 PST
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-full-scale-Dragon-Age-Inquisition-Helme/
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props OK, here is my first and hopefully not last.......Instructable!!!!!  My name is Steven K Smith and I am a freelance illustrator turned prop maker living outside KC, Missouri.  This demo will detail my full build of the dragon helm from Bio Ware's highly anticipated video game Dragon Age Inquisition...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:54 PST
Tonio's Halo Flood-Infected Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonios-Halo-Flood-Infected-Costume/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:52:56 PST
Quick and easy costume animal ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-costume-animal-ears/
Quick and easy costume animal ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/65ZG/HNE3VOON/FT565ZGHNE3VOON.SMALL.jpg Entanglement It's the last minute, and you need a costume, fast! This method lets you make a pair of comfy animal ears with a realistic shape in about half an hour.  It's pretty flexible - whether short dainty cat ears or giant swaying bunny ears, they'll come together in a jiffy!  Mine are pretty bright, but s...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 06:45:57 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
Jellyfish Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-Costume/
Jellyfish Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/QX6K/HO2336B4/FD6QX6KHO2336B4.SMALL.jpg lebowski I made this jellyfish costume for my wife during on our Halloween build day here at Instructables. It turned out to be a great lesson on the value Instructables brings to the Internet. The costume idea came from a few costume sleuthing searches, probably some Pinterest results, and then onto an unna...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:31:08 PST
Horsie http://www.instructables.com/id/Horsie/
Horsie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/O68X/HNTTFT4X/F6PO68XHNTTFT4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/O68X/HNTTFT4X/F6PO68XHNTTFT4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/O68X/HNTTFT4X/F6PO68XHNTTFT4X.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh My baby girl loves the horses near our home and gets excited each time she sees one. It's sweet to watch. There is all sorts of pointing, neighing and smiling going on. This year I started into her costume and wondered if she'd even try it on. Once she recognized it for what it was though, she was g...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:09:16 PST
Steampunk 6 Barrel Volley Gun Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-6-Barrelled-Volley-Gun/
Steampunk 6 Barrel Volley Gun Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/RRWU/HNUEWE7O/F31RRWUHNUEWE7O.SMALL.jpg Steamcrunk I have been making large steampunk styled props and weapons for when I cosplay at cons about 5 years now.  In the past I modded plastic toy guns with paint, added new barrels and accessories and had a blast doing it.  Last year I did my first scratch build (a 6 foot hypodermic syringe) and have been...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 14:30:58 PST
T-U-R-T-L-E POWER http://www.instructables.com/id/T-U-R-T-L-E-POWER/
T-U-R-T-L-E POWER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IVZ2/HO7XHYGD/FW3IVZ2HO7XHYGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IVZ2/HO7XHYGD/FW3IVZ2HO7XHYGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IVZ2/HO7XHYGD/FW3IVZ2HO7XHYGD.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh I knew Halloween was going to be good this year when I brought home 2 yards of bright green dance spandex. Before you discredit another Ninja Turtle costume I must tell you that it is one of my most favorite costumes I have made in the seven years of homemade Halloween costume goodness. Mostly, I h...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:56:41 PST
No-Sew Finding Nemo Clownfish Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Finding-Nemo-Clownfish-Costume/
No-Sew Finding Nemo Clownfish Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/DHHR/HNUEX5WM/FRODHHRHNUEX5WM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/DHHR/HNUEX5WM/FRODHHRHNUEX5WM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/DHHR/HNUEX5WM/FRODHHRHNUEX5WM.SMALL.jpg canida My daughter loves Finding Nemo, so when she asked to go trick-or-treating as Nemo, with her dad dressed as Marlin, I whipped up these super easy no-sew clownfish costumes from orange hoodies, some cheap felt, and hot glue! They really are easy, I promise: the hardest part is sourcing an orange hood...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:58:39 PST
Homemade "What Does the Fox Say" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-What-Does-the-Fox-Say-costume/
Homemade "What Does the Fox Say" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LAQE/HNSDZGRE/FLXLAQEHNSDZGRE.SMALL.jpg awunderman This is an easy, homemade DIY costume for Ylvis' "What Does The Fox Say" music video. The concepts here can be applied to other animals or any full body costume. This is my first Instructable and my first sewing project, so I would love feedback on how to make it better. Are you the kind of Hallowe...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:21:42 PST
Holy Grail Coconut guy Patsy costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Monty-Python-Coconut-guy-Patsy-costume/
Holy Grail Coconut guy Patsy costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/RARA/HNUEWK3S/F7MRARAHNUEWK3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/RARA/HNUEWK3S/F7MRARAHNUEWK3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/RARA/HNUEWK3S/F7MRARAHNUEWK3S.SMALL.jpg solipsism My friend made this costume and I thought it was so well done, he let me document it and show describe how he built it. It doesnt take a lot of skill, but several hours. We had a Monty Python themed Halloween party and he was a big hit. Patsy (the guy who follows the king around and claps the coco...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 09:14:21 PST
Toddling Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Pumpkin/
Toddling Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/FXQ4/HNSDZ0R3/FG5FXQ4HNSDZ0R3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/FXQ4/HNSDZ0R3/FG5FXQ4HNSDZ0R3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/FXQ4/HNSDZ0R3/FG5FXQ4HNSDZ0R3.SMALL.jpg Phydeaux This was the first Halloween that my daughter was able to come up with her own costume. For a while, it changed every week, then settled on "pumpkin." So, I used her pumpkin-shaped trick-or-treat bucket as a pattern to make her a wearable giant pumpkin costume. It took a couple weeks of spare time, ...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 19:43:09 PST
Bjork Costume (Or "Just A Swan") http://www.instructables.com/id/Bjork-Costume-Or-Just-A-Swan/
Bjork Costume (Or "Just A Swan") - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NL5H/HNT42PJ5/FBHNL5HHNT42PJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NL5H/HNT42PJ5/FBHNL5HHNT42PJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NL5H/HNT42PJ5/FBHNL5HHNT42PJ5.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood My last costume of the year - and it's my favorite one I've done to date (well, next to Ryuk.) Who *wouldn't* want to make and wear this kooky costume?? The construction is very easy, however it is pretty time consuming! So read up on how to do it now, to get ready for next Halloween (or your next r...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 20:53:22 PST
Jaguar Shark Costume from 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou' http://www.instructables.com/id/Jaguar-Shark-Costume-from-The-Life-Aquatic-with-St/
Jaguar Shark Costume from 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IIJR/HNT42A0Q/FJ1IIJRHNT42A0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IIJR/HNT42A0Q/FJ1IIJRHNT42A0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/IIJR/HNT42A0Q/FJ1IIJRHNT42A0Q.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood My husband and brother-in-law have recently gotten into scuba-diving and consequently have been watching Sea Hunt, Jacques Cousteau documentaries and the Wes Anderson movie, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, starring Bill Murray, multiple times. So for Halloween this year the family decided to dre...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 20:48:50 PST
Character Costume Makeup - Things To Consider, Tips You Can Use! http://www.instructables.com/id/Character-Costume-Makeup-Things-To-Consider-Tips-Y/
Character Costume Makeup - Things To Consider, Tips You Can Use! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/N0IC/HNSDY846/FAYN0ICHNSDY846.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/N0IC/HNSDY846/FAYN0ICHNSDY846.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/N0IC/HNSDY846/FAYN0ICHNSDY846.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood I really love Halloween (...and wearing costumes to cons...and just dressing up in general), so I like to go-all-out when I can. To help push those certain costumes over-the-top and have you looking your very best (or worst) there are some wonderful little changes you can do to your face to help tra...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 00:12:41 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
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Sunshine-FLUDD-Water-Gun/
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SMALL.jpg ELDOOGIE The water shooting FLUDD from Mario Sunshine is here! and Yes. It does shoot water. Luckily for you it is easy to make and should cost around $50. Review Instructions before begining. You will need: Empty shampoo or medium sized bottle with a dispenser. Small medium sized plastic fish bowl 78 ...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 08:50:28 PST
Make a bunny ear top hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-bunny-ear-top-hat/
Make a bunny ear top hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/NMK7/HNR049TS/FIMNMK7HNR049TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/NMK7/HNR049TS/FIMNMK7HNR049TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/NMK7/HNR049TS/FIMNMK7HNR049TS.SMALL.jpg pojken Takes only 30 minutes to make. Made it for a friend's birthday. :D Cut out bunny ears pattern and sew Use the attached PDF or make a quick template of your own. Cut out 4 pieces from satin. Sew it inside out, then flip inside out, and then iron smooth. (Optional) Fold ear flap a...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 07:31:21 PST
Fully Functional Working Digital Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Working-Camera-Costume/
Fully Functional Working Digital Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/PYFL/HMFQLHVT/FDAPYFLHMFQLHVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/PYFL/HMFQLHVT/FDAPYFLHMFQLHVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/PYFL/HMFQLHVT/FDAPYFLHMFQLHVT.SMALL.jpg rwelgosh We made a working DSLR for a halloween costume.  Here is how we did it. Check out the video too! Materials list:   Cardboard Box for main body   Cardboard for pop up flash   2 gallon bucket for lens   Plexiglass for flash cover   Construction paper   Duck tape   Pictures of camera parts (mode dial,...
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 19:17:31 PDT
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
Gary Sterley's 40k Space Marine http://www.instructables.com/id/Gary-Sterleys-40k-Space-Marine/
Gary Sterley's 40k Space Marine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/RBRL/HNM459R9/FKPRBRLHNM459R9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/RBRL/HNM459R9/FKPRBRLHNM459R9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/RBRL/HNM459R9/FKPRBRLHNM459R9.SMALL.jpg gsterley This is my Warhammer 40k Space Marine Costume. It is a Crimson Fist and was completed just in time for Halloween this year. This is my second ever costume build and I have been working on it since March of 2013. I have a full build thread located on the RPF forum here: http://www.therpf.com/f24/syl...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 15:09:54 PST
Secret of Kells Costume - Aisling http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-of-Kells-Costume-Aisling/
Secret of Kells Costume - Aisling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/7Y1P/HNM456C6/F757Y1PHNM456C6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/7Y1P/HNM456C6/F757Y1PHNM456C6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/7Y1P/HNM456C6/F757Y1PHNM456C6.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood The Secret of Kells is a truly beautiful movie, and when I saw it, I wanted to make a costume of the faerie Aisling. This is actually a pretty simple-and-quick-to-make costume (and fairly quick to put on, minus the body paint!) So go watch the glorious animated movie, get inspired, and make a 'diffe...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 12:07:02 PST
Functional Lit Costume Goggles for Mr Freeze http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Lit-Costume-Goggles-for-Mr-Freeze/
Functional Lit Costume Goggles for Mr Freeze - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/RHTR/HNM4I5GC/FCARHTRHNM4I5GC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/RHTR/HNM4I5GC/FCARHTRHNM4I5GC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/RHTR/HNM4I5GC/FCARHTRHNM4I5GC.SMALL.jpg orvis Egads!  LED Goggles you can see through (surprisingly well, too)!  They pulse subtly, making them so cold and dehumanizing. They were totally perfect for the character I was going after - Mr Freeze.  It was my first time really playing with LEDs and Arduinos, so it was a good learning curve hugely a...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 10:07:18 PST
Rock'em Sock'em Robot Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockem-Sockem-Robot-Costumes/
Rock'em Sock'em Robot Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/C1NG/HNM4FB4K/F79C1NGHNM4FB4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/C1NG/HNM4FB4K/F79C1NGHNM4FB4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/C1NG/HNM4FB4K/F79C1NGHNM4FB4K.SMALL.jpg EyeHeartInk     Hello Instructoids. I am happy to finally share a costume build  that I completed in 2012. I used as many recycled materials that I could and I spent about $150 total, mostly on duct tape, batteries, and hot glue. I don't have an engineering degree, nor am I great at math, geometry, etc.  A lot ...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 12:49:30 PST