Instructables: exploring - costumes - fantasy - featured https://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Jul 2019 03:42:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Felted Fuchsia Fairy Hat https://www.instructables.com/id/Felted-Fuchsia-Fairy-Hat/
Felted Fuchsia Fairy Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/27AW/JSPACZ63/F1B27AWJSPACZ63.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/27AW/JSPACZ63/F1B27AWJSPACZ63.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/27AW/JSPACZ63/F1B27AWJSPACZ63.SMALL.jpg candy.hawkins.39 This is a project to make a felted flower hat which is upcycled from a wide brimmed felt hat. This is not a project to learn how to felt so if you lack felting experience it would be wise to practice a little first. The process used is very basic so you don’t need to be a felting wizard.For this pr...
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Sat, 2 Mar 2019 13:55:59 PST
The Dragon - Halloween 2018 https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dragon-Halloween-2018/
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Mon, 12 Nov 2018 07:48:02 PST
Unicorn Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/Unicorn-Costume/
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Sun, 11 Nov 2018 21:51:33 PST
Creating a Walking Centaur https://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Walking-Centaur/
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Thu, 1 Nov 2018 21:13:59 PDT
Gargoyle Costume - Goliath Reimagined https://www.instructables.com/id/Goliath-Reimagined-Gargoyle-Costume/
Gargoyle Costume - Goliath Reimagined - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/947S/JJEJXMX2/FLG947SJJEJXMX2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/947S/JJEJXMX2/FLG947SJJEJXMX2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/947S/JJEJXMX2/FLG947SJJEJXMX2.SMALL.jpg richard.baccari.1 Hi my name is Richard Baccari and I love Halloween, cosplay, special effects make up and all things related to building costumed characters. In addition to my Borg and Hellboy, I've always wanted to do a gargoyle. So I thought I'll do a reimagining of Goliath from Gargoyles. As though he is an other...
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Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:29:48 PDT
Making the Blue Sword https://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Blue-Sword/
Making the Blue Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/Y6GA/JIOU971O/FOLY6GAJIOU971O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/Y6GA/JIOU971O/FOLY6GAJIOU971O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/Y6GA/JIOU971O/FOLY6GAJIOU971O.SMALL.jpg Saeirin The Blue Sword is heavily featured in two books that have long been among my favorites, The Blue Sword and The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley, and I've wanted to make it for a while. The Blue Sword is also a magic sword, and occasionally will do things like rain blue fire down upon your enemie...
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Sat, 23 Jun 2018 12:47:39 PDT
{ MERMAID TIARA } https://www.instructables.com/id/-MERMAID-TIARA-/
{ MERMAID TIARA } - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/56NO/JI4U23Y8/FRA56NOJI4U23Y8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/56NO/JI4U23Y8/FRA56NOJI4U23Y8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/56NO/JI4U23Y8/FRA56NOJI4U23Y8.SMALL.jpg Insolitis Who never dreamed of being a mermaid ? These fantastic female creatures are among the most beautiful and known ladies in myths and legends ... Or have you, at least, ever dreamed of wearing some of their beauty accessories?Here is a D.I.Y tutorial I created to show you how to make a pretty mermaid t...
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Fri, 8 Jun 2018 08:02:10 PDT
Disney Flower Ears https://www.instructables.com/id/Disney-Flower-Ears/
Disney Flower Ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/7OGO/JGZMFT1V/F5F7OGOJGZMFT1V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/7OGO/JGZMFT1V/F5F7OGOJGZMFT1V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/7OGO/JGZMFT1V/F5F7OGOJGZMFT1V.SMALL.jpg manhattanwood Here you will be taken step by step through the process of make a beautiful pair of Mickey Mouse ears. Heading to Disneyland anytime soon? This is the perfect addition to complement your unique Disney outfit. Tools:-Hot glue gun-Glue sticks for the glue gun-Wire cutters (for cutting your fake flo...
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Thu, 10 May 2018 09:40:26 PDT
Skull Mask https://www.instructables.com/id/Skull-Mask-2/
Skull Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CXVK/JGSGQF9N/FTKCXVKJGSGQF9N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CXVK/JGSGQF9N/FTKCXVKJGSGQF9N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/CXVK/JGSGQF9N/FTKCXVKJGSGQF9N.SMALL.jpg demu66 Hello!This is a skull mask, modeled more or less after a wolf skull that can be used for things such as cosplay or halloween costume purposes. For some background information that will be useful, plus it's what I modeled this project after would be this skull mask tutorial and worblapie tutorial. It...
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Sun, 6 May 2018 21:18:25 PDT
Make a Costume Cloak - Unusual Method https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Costume-Cloak-Unusual-Method/
Make a Costume Cloak - Unusual Method - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/NOYZ/JE4KO020/F47NOYZJE4KO020.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/NOYZ/JE4KO020/F47NOYZJE4KO020.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/NOYZ/JE4KO020/F47NOYZJE4KO020.SMALL.jpg marshon I have a number of photo-shoot projects that require a cloak. Someone told me that surplus military blankets make an ideal and cheap material to make cloaks, so I popped down to a surplus store and bought 5 blankets. Two are a cream colour and silk lined at the edges, two are brown/green and edged w...
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Tue, 27 Feb 2018 20:21:39 PST
Mad Eye Moody's Servo Eye https://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-Eye-Moodys-Servo-Eye/
Mad Eye Moody's Servo Eye - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/KHPN/JDKKJ3X8/F9JKHPNJDKKJ3X8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/KHPN/JDKKJ3X8/F9JKHPNJDKKJ3X8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/KHPN/JDKKJ3X8/F9JKHPNJDKKJ3X8.SMALL.jpg Boldevin In this guide well look at how to make a moving replica of Mad Eye Moody's eye from Harry Potter.What you'll need:Access to a 3D printerBlue and Black paintArduino pro-Micro or similar size arduino Servo motorA skinny beltGlueTape You'll first need to 3D print the parts that make up the eye itself...
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Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:01:17 PST
Dressing THE BEAST https://www.instructables.com/id/Dressing-THE-BEAST/
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Mon, 13 Nov 2017 21:00:04 PST
The Grand High Witch From Roald Dahl's the Witches https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Grand-High-Witch-From-Roald-Dahls-the-Witches/
The Grand High Witch From Roald Dahl's the Witches - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/SJT4/J9EH6PI6/FZYSJT4J9EH6PI6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/SJT4/J9EH6PI6/FZYSJT4J9EH6PI6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/SJT4/J9EH6PI6/FZYSJT4J9EH6PI6.SMALL.jpg RollerScrapper Eva Ernst, the alter ego of The Grand High Witch from Roald Dahl's The Witches was played by Anjelica Huston in the 1990 movie. I just loved the scene in the ballroom where she makes an entrance and throws her purple cape down to make a train for her dress (and then subsequently peels off her face...
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Tue, 31 Oct 2017 21:53:47 PDT
Victorian Vampire Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/Victorian-Vampire-Costume/
Victorian Vampire Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/JQ0N/J9EH1XQ7/FNCJQ0NJ9EH1XQ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/JQ0N/J9EH1XQ7/FNCJQ0NJ9EH1XQ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/JQ0N/J9EH1XQ7/FNCJQ0NJ9EH1XQ7.SMALL.jpg Lady_Eglantine This costume is comprised of individual components that took me nearly two months to create.I have added basic instructions on how to create each piece but have also included the full Instructable and/or Youtube video where I can What you need:FabricNeedle and threadSewing machinePinsRibbonStockin...
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Tue, 31 Oct 2017 02:55:09 PDT
Mechanic Doll's Motorized Skirt https://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanic-DollsTurning-Skirt/
Mechanic Doll's Motorized Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/SY9R/J98RL22W/FG3SY9RJ98RL22W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/SY9R/J98RL22W/FG3SY9RJ98RL22W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/SY9R/J98RL22W/FG3SY9RJ98RL22W.SMALL.jpg MimieGudule First, would you excuse me if I make some gramatical mistakes, I'm not a native english speaker. I've done my best. You will need : 20 inches BMX metal rim in good condition 2 gear motors 2 M6x15mm hexagonal female thread spacer + M6x15mm screws 6 3D printed pieces "rim.stl" 2 3D printed piece...
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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 10:46:39 PDT
Cheap and Easy Gandalf Costume! https://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Gandalf-Costume/
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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 12:35:30 PDT
Leather Halloween Projects https://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Halloween-Projects/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/0YQK/J8YR5Q2O/FIG0YQKJ8YR5Q2O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/0YQK/J8YR5Q2O/FIG0YQKJ8YR5Q2O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/0YQK/J8YR5Q2O/FIG0YQKJ8YR5Q2O.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Leather is a beautiful material that can be used to craft so many things, especially for Halloween. From masks and helmets to corsets and armor, there are many ways you can use leather to bring the quality of your project up a few notches. Check out these fun projects and find the best way to incorp...
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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:01:55 PDT
How to Make a Carousel Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Carousel-Costume/
How to Make a Carousel Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/4SQ5/J8UH01TW/FWC4SQ5J8UH01TW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/4SQ5/J8UH01TW/FWC4SQ5J8UH01TW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/4SQ5/J8UH01TW/FWC4SQ5J8UH01TW.SMALL.jpg MarlenaT We got a new puppy in September and knew right away that we wanted to coordinate this year's costumes with our dog. We decided to create coordinating circus themed costumes for each one of us. The dog became our lion, my son became a Ringmaster, my husband became a Human Cannonball, and I became a ...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:22:29 PDT
Make a Bustle Skirt https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bustle-Skirt/
Make a Bustle Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/G3OC/J8KGVJXA/FWLG3OCJ8KGVJXA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/G3OC/J8KGVJXA/FWLG3OCJ8KGVJXA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/G3OC/J8KGVJXA/FWLG3OCJ8KGVJXA.SMALL.jpg Lady_Eglantine This is a simple tutorial on how to make a bustle skirtWhat you will need:Fabric (I used an old curtain)ThreadStockingsStuffingNeedle and threadPins I bought an old curtain a while back.The fabric was gorgeous and it has a lot of seams and hems in already which makes it far easier to work with whi...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:57:58 PDT
Cow Horn Candle Sconce https://www.instructables.com/id/Cow-Horn-Candle-Sconce/
Cow Horn Candle Sconce - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/WU44/J7QGPF8K/FT0WU44J7QGPF8K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/WU44/J7QGPF8K/FT0WU44J7QGPF8K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/WU44/J7QGPF8K/FT0WU44J7QGPF8K.SMALL.jpg spookylean Make a candle sconce just like the ones seen in the video game Skyrim! The perfect thing to decorate your mead hall. 1 cow horn (available from Amazon and other sources)20 gauge steel wirePlaster of ParisModelling clay such as Fimo or SculpeyPaintTea lights To begin, make a loop of wire to fit a...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:21:38 PDT
Fast, Easy, Non-Braiding, Princess Crown Updo https://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Easy-Non-Braiding-Princess-Crown-Updo/
Fast, Easy, Non-Braiding, Princess Crown Updo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/SRHR/J7GGPTE3/FH6SRHRJ7GGPTE3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/SRHR/J7GGPTE3/FH6SRHRJ7GGPTE3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/SRHR/J7GGPTE3/FH6SRHRJ7GGPTE3.SMALL.jpg IrishAG Hello reader! :)Do you want to have a fun, interesting hairstyle, but don't know how or don't want to braid? Then this is the perfect one for you. Depending how perfectionistic you are, this style can be done in seconds, or a few minutes.Note: This style was done on an American Girl doll, but yo...
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:00:45 PDT
Shiny Tattoo https://www.instructables.com/id/Shiny-Tattoo/
Shiny Tattoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/YCQY/J70QM8ML/F2FYCQYJ70QM8ML.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/YCQY/J70QM8ML/F2FYCQYJ70QM8ML.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/YCQY/J70QM8ML/F2FYCQYJ70QM8ML.SMALL.jpg MonickBet MaterialsSkin glitter of different colorsLong-lasting glue for the skinAdhesive vinyl template of the desired figureGloss BrushBrush to remove excess glitterMaterialesBrillantina para la piel de diferentes coloresGoma de larga duración para la pielPlantilla de vinil adhesivo de la figura deseadaBroc...
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:55:08 PDT
How to Make Dumbledore's Wand (the Elder Wand) https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Dumbledores-Wand-the-Elder-Wand/
How to Make Dumbledore's Wand (the Elder Wand) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/WQGQ/J5X0JLU8/FNUWQGQJ5X0JLU8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/WQGQ/J5X0JLU8/FNUWQGQJ5X0JLU8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/WQGQ/J5X0JLU8/FNUWQGQJ5X0JLU8.SMALL.jpg TerrabyteProps Deathstick, the Elder Wand, Wand of Destiny.... whatever you want to call it, one thing is undeniable; Dumbledore's wand is awesome! We all wish we could own it, I mean, who doesn't?! In fact, I do have the official Noble Collection replica, but wanted something a little more robust to carry around ...
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Fri, 4 Aug 2017 10:40:40 PDT
Fairy Wing Harness DIY https://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Wing-Harness-DIY/
Fairy Wing Harness DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/BXBG/J4OFVFR4/FL0BXBGJ4OFVFR4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/BXBG/J4OFVFR4/FL0BXBGJ4OFVFR4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/BXBG/J4OFVFR4/FL0BXBGJ4OFVFR4.SMALL.jpg rainingfiction Ahh yet another tutorial for the renaissance fest. Because I am going to be a scrappy fairy I needed a scrappy set of wings. This harness also holds the mask I made for a competition, so it serves a double purpose!This build cost about $20 dollars and took about 5 hours to complete. - Random thrif...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 15:30:26 PDT
How to Sew a Fairy Dress https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-a-Fairy-Dress/
How to Sew a Fairy Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/FC6V/J4OFUMKO/FZQFC6VJ4OFUMKO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/FC6V/J4OFUMKO/FZQFC6VJ4OFUMKO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/FC6V/J4OFUMKO/FZQFC6VJ4OFUMKO.SMALL.jpg rainingfiction As per usual I started my renaissance prep a few months early. I decided this year to sew a dress instead of making armor for the fest because August is the one month in Minnesota where heat is actually a problem. I decided to make a dress inspired by fairy craft. I wanted my character to be a cheap...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 12:05:29 PDT
How to Make a Female Star Wars: "Boba Fett" Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Female-Star-Wars-Boba-Fett-Costume/
How to Make a Female Star Wars: "Boba Fett" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZKK2/J2AWF6N2/FJHZKK2J2AWF6N2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZKK2/J2AWF6N2/FJHZKK2J2AWF6N2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZKK2/J2AWF6N2/FJHZKK2J2AWF6N2.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations "You can run, but you'll only die tired." - Boba FettFor those of you who have been under a rock for the past four decades, Boba Fett is one of the galaxy's most deadly bounty hunters. He works for Jabba and is looking for Han Solo in the Star Wars series. For the 2016 Chicago Comic and Entertainmen...
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Fri, 5 May 2017 10:01:54 PDT
DIY Pocahontas Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pocahontas-Costume/
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:03:40 PDT
Butterfly Skull Makeup https://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Skull-Makeup/
Butterfly Skull Makeup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/X5ZE/J1WW3WBT/FGBX5ZEJ1WW3WBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/X5ZE/J1WW3WBT/FGBX5ZEJ1WW3WBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/X5ZE/J1WW3WBT/FGBX5ZEJ1WW3WBT.SMALL.jpg MsMaoMaoz Hey guys! I'm here with a new Instructables, and this one is a butterfly skull. It would really help me out if you liked the video and maybe shared it as this is an entry into a contest. =) Thanks for all your support and I'll see you in my next post! Youtube.com/msmaomaoz Please subscribe to help s...
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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:40:04 PDT
Sword and Sheath https://www.instructables.com/id/Sword-and-Sheath/
Sword and Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/KMV0/J1GOTBY0/FVRKMV0J1GOTBY0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/KMV0/J1GOTBY0/FVRKMV0J1GOTBY0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/KMV0/J1GOTBY0/FVRKMV0J1GOTBY0.SMALL.jpg VanessaC103 We're getting ready for Renfaire! Part of our costume are swords and sheaths! UNGAURD!!! You will need: 1 paper towel tube 2 toilet paper tubes fabric clear packing tape duct tape colorful rubberbands gold or silver metallic spray paint Cut your paper towel tube in half and cut a point at...
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Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:36:18 PDT
Steam Punk Goggles https://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Goggles/
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 02:35:36 PST
DIY Harry Potter Theme Wand https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Harry-Potter-Theme-Wand/
DIY Harry Potter Theme Wand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/BNAJ/IZ6CTWFE/F3QBNAJIZ6CTWFE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/BNAJ/IZ6CTWFE/F3QBNAJIZ6CTWFE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/BNAJ/IZ6CTWFE/F3QBNAJIZ6CTWFE.SMALL.jpg Kaganaltas Hello again instructables family.I am back again with a new project. This time we are going to make a wand. Yes a Magic wand. It’s not specially one of the wands from the Harry Potter movie but I think this wand we are going to make is a great wand for your cosplays and your children or you. This is...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:50:36 PST
DIY Mermaid https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mermaid/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:16:44 PST
EVA Foam Tiki God Costume Remix Contest https://www.instructables.com/id/EVA-Foam-Tiki-God-Costume-Remix-Contest/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 20:47:28 PST
Cute Displacer Beast Tentacles https://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Displacer-Beast-Tentacles/
Cute Displacer Beast Tentacles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/SZDR/IY3D3AP4/FZ4SZDRIY3D3AP4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/SZDR/IY3D3AP4/FZ4SZDRIY3D3AP4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/SZDR/IY3D3AP4/FZ4SZDRIY3D3AP4.SMALL.jpg SquirrelBrained As an long time D&D geek, I can't believe how hard it is to find a displacer beast costume on the Internet. So inspired by one of my favorite t-shirts (Displacer Kitty Wants a Hug!) I designed these fleece tentacles you can wear under or over your clothes. Materials- 1.5 yards fuzzy or fleece fabr...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:00:33 PST
Ghosbuster Protopack Whit Ligth https://www.instructables.com/id/Ghosbuster-Protopack-Whit-Ligth/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:09:00 PST
Viking Helmet EVA Foam https://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-Helmet-EVA-Foam/
Viking Helmet EVA Foam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OZFB/IXLAAR62/FHEOZFBIXLAAR62.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OZFB/IXLAAR62/FHEOZFBIXLAAR62.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OZFB/IXLAAR62/FHEOZFBIXLAAR62.SMALL.jpg Blu-Ink The idea for making this was to both make a toy helmet for my 3 year old nephew and to also have a go at making cosplay-ish armour out of eva foam. As well as getting used to foam-crafting and painting. First off to make pattern. I drew it to scale digitally, then printed it out over a few sheets ...
By: Blu-Ink

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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 12:51:43 PST
Kokoshnik Tutorial - Traditional Russian Headpiece Great for a Winter Wedding or Party https://www.instructables.com/id/Kokoshnik-Tutorial-Traditional-Russian-Headpiece-G/
Kokoshnik Tutorial - Traditional Russian Headpiece Great for a Winter Wedding or Party - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/L6BD/IVO7LQKK/FNQL6BDIVO7LQKK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/L6BD/IVO7LQKK/FNQL6BDIVO7LQKK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/L6BD/IVO7LQKK/FNQL6BDIVO7LQKK.SMALL.jpg Pavlovafowl My take on a Russian Kokoshnik and made from refashioned materials. This Kokoshnik was hand embroidered and beaded in detail and is meant to stand the rigours of use. I also think if you are going to create this for your own or perhaps a friend's wedding day it would be important to sew something ...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:18:18 PST
Maleficent Headpiece Using Cardstock https://www.instructables.com/id/Maleficent-Headpiece-Using-Cardstock/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 07:01:31 PST
Nazgul Gloves in Worbla https://www.instructables.com/id/Nazgul-Gloves-in-Worbla/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 18:18:04 PST
Boffer Double-bladed Battle Axe https://www.instructables.com/id/Boffer-Double-bladed-Battle-Axe/
Boffer Double-bladed Battle Axe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/5IP2/IV0B4YR2/F8Q5IP2IV0B4YR2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/5IP2/IV0B4YR2/F8Q5IP2IV0B4YR2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/5IP2/IV0B4YR2/F8Q5IP2IV0B4YR2.SMALL.jpg ToaH For a long time, I've wanted to create a combat ready, double-bladed Battle-Axe, but I couldn't find a good set of instructions online. Due to this, I used various materials left over from previous Boffer projects to build this, which both looks good and is completely safe for dueling. The project t...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 05:46:43 PST
L.E.D Arc Reactor for 'Iron' Man Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Arc-Reactor-for-Iron-Man-Costume/
L.E.D Arc Reactor for 'Iron' Man Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XKUI/IV0AOHA7/FUYXKUIIV0AOHA7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XKUI/IV0AOHA7/FUYXKUIIV0AOHA7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XKUI/IV0AOHA7/FUYXKUIIV0AOHA7.SMALL.jpg randya404 First and Foremost: I followed another Instructable to build the Arc Reactor. As stated in the other instructable, it was about a 9 hr build. This particular build is more than 9 hours long, as I wanted the lights inside the ring to do more then just turn on/off. I started this project by designing ...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:48:07 PST
ALIEN CYBORG FISHMAN HEADPIECE https://www.instructables.com/id/ALIEN-CYBORG-FISHMAN/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 14:09:14 PST
Storm cloud costume https://www.instructables.com/id/Storm-Cloud-Costume/
Storm cloud costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/FLOK/IV0APGTN/FSNFLOKIV0APGTN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/FLOK/IV0APGTN/FSNFLOKIV0APGTN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/FLOK/IV0APGTN/FSNFLOKIV0APGTN.SMALL.jpg JulieBigler This custom took three days to make but it was well worth it. It received a lot of attention I bought some thin white straps and a large oval needlepoint frame and a hard hat. The hardhat has a slit on each side of it to secure the hat with the straps to the frame. I used to staple ...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:05:28 PST
Magic Butterfly https://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Butterfly/
Magic Butterfly - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LOLS/IV0AOR4M/FSPLOLSIV0AOR4M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LOLS/IV0AOR4M/FSPLOLSIV0AOR4M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LOLS/IV0AOR4M/FSPLOLSIV0AOR4M.SMALL.jpg JeffB71 I visualized this costume almost exactly as it came out one day while laying in the hammock. A Monarch came fluttering by and landed on my foot. I thought "how cool would it be to be a butterfly ... with many-colored wings...Costume with wings....costume with wings that change color!" And the res...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 14:26:18 PDT
Easy, Lightweight Antlers or Horns https://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Lightweight-Antlers-or-Horns/
Easy, Lightweight Antlers or Horns - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7CMH/IV0A6YO9/FCO7CMHIV0A6YO9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7CMH/IV0A6YO9/FCO7CMHIV0A6YO9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7CMH/IV0A6YO9/FCO7CMHIV0A6YO9.SMALL.jpg Awkward_Bug I've recently seen tons of burlesque performers, hipsters, and photography models all over the internet wearing awesome elaborate antler head dresses. I thought one of those would be the perfect addition to my Lorax costume this Halloween, but I didn't have any real antlers handy and all the ones I ...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 14:01:05 PDT
Grateful Dead Carry me costume https://www.instructables.com/id/Grateful-Dead-Carry-Me-Costume/
Grateful Dead Carry me costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/GOC1/IUSM2OEC/F8KGOC1IUSM2OEC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/GOC1/IUSM2OEC/F8KGOC1IUSM2OEC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/GOC1/IUSM2OEC/F8KGOC1IUSM2OEC.SMALL.jpg redvandan Today we make a Grateful Dead dancing skeleton, ridding a dancing bear costume. Things you will need for the project in no particular order: 1. Three yards of fake fur or fleece2. About a half yard of another color of fleece 3. About one foot of black felt 4. A bag of bones 5. Eyes and nose for the ...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 01:16:56 PDT
Dragon Costume Wings https://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Costume-Wings/
Dragon Costume Wings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/I0YD/IUSLPID4/FK7I0YDIUSLPID4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/I0YD/IUSLPID4/FK7I0YDIUSLPID4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/I0YD/IUSLPID4/FK7I0YDIUSLPID4.SMALL.jpg PunchBeam These wings can be adapted to fairy, angel, gargoyle, butterfly, etc...This isn't my first craft rodeo, but it is my first Instructable (spellcheck wants to call it "Intractable!") I figure it's time to catch up on some giving back for all my Googling. As soon as this round of productive procrastina...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:37:16 PDT
Wonderland https://www.instructables.com/id/Wonderland/
Wonderland - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/XQF7/IUSM0LGS/FLGXQF7IUSM0LGS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/XQF7/IUSM0LGS/FLGXQF7IUSM0LGS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/XQF7/IUSM0LGS/FLGXQF7IUSM0LGS.SMALL.jpg Quintessenz This is a little instructable referring to the (halloween) costume “Wonderland”. Most parts of it are 3D-printed: The chains, as well as the top and the hat - and more. Actually, there is not really much to "instruct" as I designed everything with connection bolts so that it is like a puzzle. But of...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:21:07 PDT
Phoenix Costume https://www.instructables.com/id/Phoenix-Costume/
Phoenix Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/GJ4A/IUOHQSDQ/FE2GJ4AIUOHQSDQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/GJ4A/IUOHQSDQ/FE2GJ4AIUOHQSDQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/GJ4A/IUOHQSDQ/FE2GJ4AIUOHQSDQ.SMALL.jpg Natalina The idea of rising from the ashes in a burst of fire is amazing visual inspiration, and I have been wanting to create this costume for years. I started it two years ago, and am very excited to finally have it finished and out there in Instructable-land! This is the second of two instructables. ...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:31:52 PDT
Phoenix Costume Headpiece https://www.instructables.com/id/Phoenix-Costume-Headpiece/
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By: Natalina

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:35:09 PDT