Tag Archives: Do it yourself

Cool DIY Army Toy Soldier Halloween Costume

Remember the little green plastic army men you used to play with? Well this father created a sweet costume for his boy that resembles those Army Men Toy Soldiers. Here is the finished result. Check out his page here to see more pictures of the process.

Cool DIY Army Man Toy Halloween Costume

For those of you wanting to get started on this yourself, I am made it easy for you to get started.

Supplies Needed:
Pair of kids cargo pants
Pair of shoes/boots
One Army costume with helmet
Four cans of spray paint, Meadow Green
Two cans of primer
A pair of nylon stockings
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Cool inventions

HotTug Hot Tub Boat (HTHTB)

At first glance it looks like a boat is taking in water and is about to sink. But this is the HotTug Hot Tub Boat (HTHTB) from the Netherlands that you can sail and enjoy warm baths. The water is heated through a wood stove and the contents can take around 3 hours to reach the desired temperature. Containing up to 2,000L of water and propelled either by an integrated electric motor… Prices range from €8,950 ($11,575USD) for a bare no-engine/no-heater hull to €16,450 ($21,260USD) for the fully equipped version.

The PetPeek window can easily satisfy your dogs’ curiosity and allow them to have a peek. The PetPeek window is a durable, clear, hard acrylic dome 9.5 inches in diameter, with a black trim-ring and all necessary hardware for easy DIY installation into your fence.

(via Like Cool)

Gutter Garden

Want to grow a salad garden but have no room? Try gutters! Affix them to a fence and slope them for drainage.

Gutter Garden

Start out by buying gutter downspout extensions or re-purposing old gutters from a house and attaching them to a fence with screws or clips. Drill holes for drainage and hang at a slight angle. 

Buy gutter downspout extensions here.

downspout extension

Check out other cool gardening tools here.