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Check out this ridiculously cool samurai costume made almost entirely out of Rubbermaid garbage cans.

Halloween Samurai 2007 – [via] Link

22 thoughts on “Samurai Garbage Collector!

  1. Jeff Hinton says:

    Is there anychance that you could send me the patterns for your body armor and your shoulder armor. I am trying to build a set of armor and your is the coolest i have seen yet. My e-mail is

    Hope you can help?

  2. Jason says:

    That has to be one the best mock ups I’ve seen. If you would allow it, I would love to do my own for Halloween this year? Please email me so we can discuss it!

  3. m3ng says:

    Dude. That is the coolest thing I have ever seen!!!

  4. jason says:

    i find this to be the coolest thing ever, i would never thought of making samurai armor out of garbage cans, i always wanted samurai armor but didn’t want to pay a lot of money i would like to make one for my self if you could send me the blue prints for the armor that would be amazing, please let me know eather way my email is www, please let me know thank you and keep up the good work

  5. vic says:

    I was just wandering if i could get the plans to make that armor you have there, its very impressive if i might say, but im working on my gear for halloween and i can use the help. thanks

  6. Andrew Kerekes says:

    how much woudl you sell?

    or print designs?

    Lately I’ve been wanting to make a samurai movie and you’ve truly inspired me.

    Do you want to join the team/ help?

  7. Josh Bennett says:

    So i would be very interested in obtaining the pattern you used to make this costume! As apparently lots of people are lol….let me know if this is possible :) My email is

  8. shinigami6458 says:

    could you send me an email telling me how i could make one of those =) my email is

  9. jefffff says:

    hahahahaha, thats retarded.

    maybe you can all make samurai costumes and play during recess.

  10. Mathieu Jacques says:

    That’s a nice one, I was wondering if you are truly giving the pattern. If yes, I’d like one for myself

    thank you!

  11. Pegasis McMaster says:

    i like everyone above me would very much like to know if you could spare the pattern so i can make my own samurai armor before Halloween.

    email is

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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