Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - halloween - scary - featured Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:10:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Spooky Christmas Tree
Spooky Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> factor1460 Well, this is the way I made the Xmas tree for this year. A Tim Burton inspired one.For this just needed: Wire. Adhesive Tape (The tipical used by electricians). Papier mache Newspaper paper Acrilic paints Paper towel paper. Sesamo seeds (more specifically, black toasted). Glue (50% glue, 50%...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:18:05 PST
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood - More DIY How To Projects]]> push_reset Last Halloween I was inspired to get spooky, like really spooky. My choice of costume was a cemetery angel, but that wasn't enough. I needed to flex some electronic muscles and have always been intrigued by the weeping Madonnas. So, I chose to try the effect of crying blood. It's very simple, you do...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:15:40 PST
Indo-Western Halloween
Indo-Western Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> akcoconut Rangoli, is a folk art from India in which patterns are created on the floor in living rooms or courtyards using materials such as colored rice, dry flour, colored sand or flower petals. It is usually made during Diwali(Deepawali), Onam, Pongal and other Indian festivals.Here I blend in the Hallowee...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 09:48:41 PST
Eye-Glowing Robotic Skull
Eye-Glowing Robotic Skull - More DIY How To Projects]]> FabricateIO Is Halloween coming up? Has it already passed? Doesn't matter! Any time is the perfect time for your very own robotic human skull. When you finish this Instructable, you'll have a skull with articulating neck and jaw, and glowing movable eyes that can change color between red, green, and blue.Like t...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:56:28 PST
Oogie Boogie Mask
Oogie Boogie Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Monster Claws with Homemade Paper Clay
Monster Claws with Homemade Paper Clay - More DIY How To Projects]]> FullofMonsters I like monster costumes. Unfortunately, most of them out there look cheesy, are too expensive, or both, so I end up making a lot of my own pieces. One piece I specifically have had trouble finding is some decent claws.I wanted claws that had the following qualities:- Looked realistic, or close-enoug...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:08:08 PDT
Low-cost / High-scare Slender Man
Low-cost / High-scare Slender Man - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ikelab You're peacefully walking in the woods, enjoying the night breeze. You left your friends at the party, so nothing could disrupt your quiet lonely walk. The night is dark, but the moonlight can still allow you to find your way among the trees.Suddenly, something lights up. And... HE'S HERE! THE SLEND...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:48:49 PDT
Glow-in-the-dark ghost fridge magnets
Glow-in-the-dark ghost fridge magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> 3dprintingforbeginners Our instructable has been accepted to the Halloween Decor contest. If you like our work, we would be most grateful if you would vote for us ( in time for Halloween, we wanted to show you how to make scary, but very cool, glow-in-the-dark ...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:37:34 PDT
Man in a box Halloween costume
Man in a box Halloween costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> solidfunk Fancy helping me out? Top right hand corner vote button, be cool to get recognized! (Psst your awesome!!!!) I know what you're thinking, he must have spinal injuries after wearing that. This year I had a Halloween party and I thought I would keep up with tradition and make my own costume. I have al...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 08:17:02 PST
The Living Severed Hand!!/
The Living Severed Hand! - More DIY How To Projects]]> a grain of alt. A severed hand that twitches and grabs at those who come near! Make a convincingly gruesome addition to your Halloween costume or a tool for the perfect April Fools prank: Of course, it isn't really severed, it's just an illusion! What you are going to make is a special glove that will make it look...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2007 09:40:51 PST
Make Beaded Human Skeleton Model for Kids
Make Beaded Human Skeleton Model for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> DasiyD An easy tutorial to teach you make a beaded human skeleton model for kids. I used 77 white seed beads and 9 black seed beads. Check it out! ​Materials on how to make a human skeleton: 4mm white seed beads 4mm black seed beads 5mm black copper wire Tool sets (Wire cutting plier; Flat plier; Round ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 17:40:31 PDT
Halloween piñatañata/
Halloween piñata - More DIY How To Projects]]> Fairgoods What you’ll need:CardboardGlue gunScissorsX-ACTO knifeSharpieCandyBlack garbage bagsProxima Nova typeface by Mark Simonson Step 1 You’ll need to create a template of your design out of paper. Print and cut out your design in the size you want your piñata to be. You’ll probably have to print your ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 09:16:33 PDT
Life-Size Jack Skellington
Life-Size Jack Skellington - More DIY How To Projects]]> hauntedhousewife Meet Jack Skellington. He may look familiar, and that's because he's the star of Disney's Nightmare Before Christmas. I'm going to show you how to make a life-sized Jack made out of PVC and other materials. This took me a couple of months to complete, and even longer to write this tutorial. If you w...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:52:18 PDT
Bleeding Gum Rolls
Bleeding Gum Rolls - More DIY How To Projects]]> Passion Make It is Halloween time!Making food look scary and horrifying is absolutely fun. Here is a Bleeding Gum replica of Good Food.This is an absolutely delicious appetizer. The tomato-chicken gravy creates the bleeding effect.I have got the gums and teeth from cucumber slice.Hope you like this Halloween ide...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 08:29:33 PDT
Corpsing 101
Corpsing 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> wikkedspindl Very cheap and easy Halloween prop skull What you need I got a skull from my area Dollar store. Very basic, plastic, and cheesy! One plastic bag and either paint or wood stain.You just need a heat gun and a razor or scissors. Make people curious or furious Cut out the black from the eyes, nose...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:55:06 PDT
Chargrilled make-up effect
Chargrilled make-up effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to demonstrate extensive burn makeup using latex layering and make-up techniques with products that are reasonably cheap and easily attainable.  There are four types of burn that can be re-created using the following process which are chemical, solar, el...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 09:07:07 PST
Modern Medusa
Modern Medusa - More DIY How To Projects]]> beccaschmehcca This year, I wanted to keep the facepaint aspect of costuming that I've worked with in the past, but try and go for a scarier approach. What better way, then by scaring the bejeezus out of people with creepy skin effects, and a snake wig that moved independently? For this costume, I used clothes th...
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 14:00:51 PST
'The Ring' Cake (aka, Dead Girl Crawls from the Well Cake)
'The Ring' Cake (aka, Dead Girl Crawls from the Well Cake) - More DIY How To Projects]]> rachruiz1 For all your horror movie lovers, here's a cake inspired by the movie 'The Ring'!  Surprisingly easy to construct, this cake won't take you 7 days to make!  And everything on it, including the dead girl herself, is completely edible! First thing's first, get your ingredients together.  You will ...
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 14:13:11 PST
Body Bag Cake
Body Bag Cake - More DIY How To Projects]]> rachruiz1 This is a simple cake that will wow your friends and family!  Start-to-finish, this cake can be made in 5 hours. To make this cake, you will need the following: Ingredients: 1 x 16.5 oz. box cake mix 3 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1 cup water 2 x 16 oz. cans frosting 1 x 24 oz. box black-colored f...
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:02:57 PDT
Evil Krusty vs. Simpsons Couch Costume - Treehouse of Horrors III
Evil Krusty vs. Simpsons Couch Costume - Treehouse of Horrors III - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mr. Noack I strongly believe that the true challenge in building a Halloween costume, is coming up with an original concept. I'm amazed by the ability of the maker community to reproduce costumes and characters with precision and detail. The creativity in production and material use is always educational and ...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 18:07:21 PDT
DIY Painted Eyeball Sphero for Halloween
DIY Painted Eyeball Sphero for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> gosphero It's that time of year again! Sphero's favorite holiday is just around the corner. This time, instead of gutting and glittering pumpkins, turn your Sphero into the spookiest robot on the block. Everyone knows, a rolling eyeball is the #1 way to scare kids away from eating all your candy.  In order ...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:59:26 PDT
Caprese with a Swampy Twist
Caprese with a Swampy Twist - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShrimpSaladCircus I've decided to stick with the adult party theme for the rest of this particular Halloween season, so today's tutorial is a scummy, creepy twist on a classic Italian appetizer: caprese salad. Whip this up for your guests, and it's sure to be the most impressive thing at the party! The basil comes i...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 10:37:45 PDT
Tentacle Arms
Tentacle Arms - More DIY How To Projects]]> pizzidave This came about because I was having a blah day.  I was given a hug that was octopus like and then came the inspiration for this.... Materials 1 T shirt Pipe cleaners (dollar store) Suction cups (dollar store) Safety Pins (dollar store) Plastic bags -Not pictured paint 2 rubber bands scissors se...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 21:03:44 PDT
Zombie/monster fingernails
Zombie/monster fingernails - More DIY How To Projects]]> cutelittledeadpeople Hello! This instructable will guide you through the step-by-step process of creating gross, dirty fingernails that look great with monster costumes. The supplies are relatively cheap, and the process is really fun and easy! Also, this project allows for tons of creative freedom, so you don't have t...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:26:55 PDT
Body Impaling Special Effect for Halloween
Body Impaling Special Effect for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> micmac Some fine folks where I live organized a "Zombie Walk" fundraiser and i just knew I needed to take part in that. But, I also knew my makeup skills were lacking. I needed a prop to get me through with my dignity intact. But what? I know! A striking zombie body impalement would do the trick.  Step 1...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 10:40:14 PST
Santee Werewolf
Santee Werewolf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ballyman The Santee Werewolf is a werewolf I designed and created for the Halloween season. The season lasts all October and into November at my house. This ensures all who enjoy Halloween will get an opportunity to see my latest creations and hopefully have as much fun viewing them as I have had making them...
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Fri, 2 Nov 2012 17:40:32 PDT
Disturbingly Creepy Finger Cookies
Disturbingly Creepy Finger Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> SLCVeganista A favorite vegan Halloween treat that will creep out even those who know they are fake... Ingredients 1/2 c vegan margarine 1/4c brown sugar or sucanat 1/2 tsp pure vanilla. almond or lemon extract 1-1/4c unbleached , spelt, or whole wheat pastry flour + extra for rolling 1/4 c whole blanched a...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 09:46:36 PDT
Realistic Hallowe'en Severed Finger Cookies
Realistic Hallowe'en Severed Finger Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> solipsism SKILL LEVEL: Child Realistic Hallowe'en Severed Finger Cookies are fun and easy to make for kids and adults. Here i will make plain human, and green witch versions (just add green food colouring with the wet ingredients). I am using plain sugar cookie dough from scratch, but you can use whatever...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 01:57:41 PDT
Bane Mask
Bane Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> justinlamoureux I love instructables and Halloween. They go together hand in hand (whether it be a ghoul hand, a zombie hand, a monster hand or a yellow and red robot hand.)  Every year, I get caught up in the spooky season and try different projects. For example two years ago, I was inspired by: http://www.instruc...
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 10:27:57 PDT
Zombie Cupcake
Zombie Cupcake - More DIY How To Projects]]> kristylynn84 Undead, yet edible.  That is how the Zombie Cupcake rolls.   I was inspired by some dead fondant, to create this monstrosity   Okay, maybe I did it because I have zombies on the brain...haha, pun unintended.   What you see in front of you is: a cupcake, fondant, sprinkles, some airbrushing and gel...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 20:25:40 PDT
Spooky Graveyard Chocolate Cookies N' Cream Cupcakes
Spooky Graveyard Chocolate Cookies N' Cream Cupcakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> 6bittersweets What is Halloween if not a DIY-lover’s dream? I mean, sure, you could easily find pre-made mass-produced costumes, decorations, and treats in stores. But what is the FUN in that? This is a day made for remembering just how amazing and fruitful our own 2 hands are, for rediscovering creativity. If th...
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Sun, 7 Oct 2012 19:50:36 PDT
A ScaryBox: The House of the Spider
A ScaryBox: The House of the Spider - More DIY How To Projects]]> infob This carnival, we organize a party for children of the school between 6-10 yo. You know about the boxes with textures like sand, sugar, flour and so to let the children explore it eye-closed, so I tried to give it a scary look. I decided not to use foodstuff to avoid mold when stored, so I used re...
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Fri, 9 Mar 2012 10:56:28 PST
Pneumatic Pop-Up Head
Pneumatic Pop-Up Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> mennis22 Halloween is my favorite holiday.  Being 16, i'm a little too old to run around and collect candy, but I love staying home handing out candy to little kids and trying to scare them.  We usually decorate our yard with card board like tombstones to create a grave yard.  This year, however, I had some ...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 12:27:04 PST
8 Legged Lawn Crawler
8 Legged Lawn Crawler - More DIY How To Projects]]> jimmmm This 8 legged crawler creeps around the lawn frightening trick or treaters with some unexpected side effects that leave the lawn the path least traveled and the candy bowl a place not many dare to adventure close to. The project is Robomower powered which puts the electric robotic mower to use duri...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2011 21:45:11 PDT
How to make a Scary Scarecrow Mask (With Moveable Jaw)
How to make a Scary Scarecrow Mask (With Moveable Jaw) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Monster Mark This is my first instructable so bare with me please. Ill do my best to explain each step carefully and I hope this gives some people ideas or inspiration for other things. Get some Materials. For this Mask I simply used things i actually had around the house. - Sheet of Bristol Board (Or cardst...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2011 13:57:57 PDT
STAR WARS DARTH MAUL CAKE - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas I recently came across a Star Wars cook book that had a recipe for Darth Maul Dip, made from roasted red peppers and Frito corn chips as horns. It really didn't do this assassin any justice so I decided to use the template and create a cake, just in time for Halloween. In Star Wars Episode l : The ...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2011 18:52:55 PDT
Pumpkin Patch Pops
Pumpkin Patch Pops - More DIY How To Projects]]> bagnitsch A symbol of autumn - on a stick ! Spice cake flavored cake pop. Ingredients You will need: 1 box of cake mix ( + eggs, oil, water) frosting candy melts -2 bags gel food dye (not the kind for icing) Pretzel rods - 6 decorator's bag lollipop sticks 6"-9" - 12 Wax paper 12 cake pops Make the Ca...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 19:56:56 PDT
Noizy Santa Mummy
Noizy Santa Mummy - More DIY How To Projects]]> mischka What happened? Many years ago Santa Claus died in an accident. His little helpers wanted to conserve him and mummified his body before they buried him. All children of the world were sad, because Santa was dead, so a good willing daddy tried some mystic magic to get him back to life... It worked, w...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 05:11:35 PDT
Skull Jello Shots
Skull Jello Shots - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas This instructable will guide you through the process of making Skull Jello Shots using a silicone mold. Around, the holidays, it should be easy to find a variety of molds available at local retail stores like Target, Walmart & Michaels. Ingredients 1 Skull Silicone Mold 3 6(oz) boxes of Jello - ...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 12:37:50 PDT
Ex-Boyfriend's Severed Finger Cupcackes in a Pool of Blood
Ex-Boyfriend's Severed Finger Cupcackes in a Pool of Blood - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas This Halloween Instructable will give you a tutorial on how to make modeling chocolate, which is what I used to make the severed fingers. In my previous instructable, I made candy rimmed vampire glasses and used the same technique for the pool-of-blood. You can check them out here:
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 17:17:40 PDT
Ghost Spotting in Any Photo!
Ghost Spotting in Any Photo! - More DIY How To Projects]]> walterpearce In this tutorial, I will show you how to put a "ghost" in any photo of your choosing. This is a great trick to know, especially with Halloween coming up! Fool your friends into thinking you managed to capture the image of a ghost in one of your photographs! Choosing your Photographs Before you ca...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 20:01:36 PDT
Eye-Popping Good
Eye-Popping Good - More DIY How To Projects]]> bagnitsch A fun and eerie Halloween treat. Not too hard to get a eye-catching result. Gather the supplies Pretty simple set up. You will need twizzler pull and peels Cake pops, candy melts and Sprinkles (optional) Cake Pops The basis of this treat is a cake pop. First of make a few cake pops a littl...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2011 19:44:16 PDT
Spaghetti Yeti
Spaghetti Yeti - More DIY How To Projects]]> PenfoldPlant Add some pizazz to any pasta dish: use tofu and spaghetti to make this (vegetarian*) spaghetti yeti! Graaargh! Suitable occasions for making it: Halloween Pastafarian Holiday (a.k.a. Pastover or Ramendan) Any meal for fussy kids who wouldn't normally eat pasta An extremely formal ...
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Fri, 7 Oct 2011 12:09:53 PDT
Eye Props
Eye Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> Suizezem On the last step I have put up pictures of the eyes. Please comment if you have any tips and vote if you like it =) Last year I did my first instructable. This year I will start up with a new Eye. Fast to make and its all in your imagination what you do with it. A lots in this instructable is visu...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2011 03:45:50 PDT
Jigsaw Cupcake
Jigsaw Cupcake - More DIY How To Projects]]> kristylynn84 I like scary things and cute things, so the idea of combining the two sounded like fun.  How cute could a cupcake be, if it were the villain from a horror series?  I chose Jigsaw!  I would have done more takes, but I've been pretty busy lately!  :D  I'm not an artist, I can't sculpt, I can't even dr...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 15:11:41 PDT
How to Make an Evil Clown Cake.
How to Make an Evil Clown Cake. - More DIY How To Projects]]> tchitwood Hello everyone! For Halloween 2010 I made this evil clown sculpted cake. This cake is a specific evil clown, Spoils the Clown from The Haunt House in Caddo Mills, TX (made for the man behind the clown.) It was a surprise for him and he loved it. Depending on your artistic skill, this could be hard...
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Mon, 1 Nov 2010 23:44:22 PDT
Cockroach Clusters
Cockroach Clusters - More DIY How To Projects]]> starshipminivan These additive Halloween treats have a mysterious crunch that may be slightly disturbing to your guests.  Bite into these chocolate-coated pieces of simulated exoskeleton and taste the salty meets sweet meets crunchy sensation that is the perfect Halloween party food. Supplies Cockroach Body Par...
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Sun, 31 Oct 2010 11:10:39 PDT
Werewolf Costume
Werewolf Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> c_webber  This costume took me a year to make off and on, take your time and change it any way you want. Things you might need  Few thiings you will need. Bike helmet  K'nex (yes the kids toys it works) Duck tape  Hockey tap (black) Fur (this will cost a lot of money) Marshmallow modelling clay ( this is...
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Sat, 17 Jul 2010 07:27:53 PDT
King Tut's Tomb - party trick
King Tut's Tomb - party trick - More DIY How To Projects]]> Puzzledd This party trick is great fun. We did it at our son's birthday party when he was 11,  and the kids loved it - it still gets mentioned sometimes, nearly 10 years later! Our black cat got into the act, too, but we hadn't planned that. It would also be fun for Halloween. The set-up takes a little pre...
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Sat, 23 Oct 2010 05:04:17 PDT
NetherWorld Glowing Tombstones
NetherWorld Glowing Tombstones - More DIY How To Projects]]> adam.m.hoff Have you ever wanted a graveyard in the front of your house? If your answer is yes than I hope it's Halloween time, otherwise you might be a little bit crazy.  But i'm not crazy and it is the Halloween season, so check out my spooky tombstone Instructable for an in depth how to, all about creating ...
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Fri, 22 Oct 2010 12:11:57 PDT