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HOW TO make a Lego Minifig costume

50853344 87Afc9131E S Make Flickr photo pool member Laurence writes “Two years ago, I decided to make a Lego minifig (ie: “Lego man”) costume for Halloween. The hardest part was building the head. Here’s how I did it…” Link. Also, check out the construction photos here.

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  1. I’ve made a bunch of costumes over the years, and have had issues with the headpiece, always.

    One year, i did “Danger Mouse”, and the head was paper machie, with frisbees for ears. it worked well, but i could only see my feet.

    Another year, I did “Max” from Sam And Max. The ears were ribbed with garden hose. those were way too heavy. But for the head in general, I was looking through his mouth, which was made from that plastic canvas stuff you can find at hobby shops. it worked out really well. I also started the head on a base of a plastic hard hat from Home Depot. It cost $5, and was a great base to mount stuff on. It’s really easy to make holes in to affix things to it.

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