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How much faux fur do you need to make the Where the Wild Things Are headpiece? Answered

I'm making this for my Halloween costume and I want to buy enough fur the first time, but it's too expensive to buy way too much...

Thanks! I love this!!!

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Grins (author)2009-11-03

 im 6ft tall and i used about 2 yards.  i had alot of scrap left over after making the hair but i ended up using them in other areas of the costume.

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Burf (author)2009-10-20

This should give you a fairly close estimate:

Four times 3.1415 times the square of the radius of the sphere

That gives you the surface area of a sphere, a rough approximation of the shape of a round head.
I would have used the symbolic mathematical formula but I couldn't figure out how to put symbols in the message box.

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lemonie (author)2009-10-20

If you mean this one:<br /> <a href="https://www.instructables.com/id/Wild_thing_headpiece/">www.instructables.com/id/Wild_thing_headpiece/</a><br /> Go there, and post your question as a comment at the bottom. I'd expect <strong>seamster</strong> to give you an answer.<br /> <br /> L<br />

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