Quick n dirty tutorial on how to turn a junk Monster High body into parts for Create a Monster

So see the create a monsters up there? one is wearing a draculaura leg and another has lagoona arms (and bits from a clone spider body) You’ll want a hacksaw or dremel with saw bit (wear protection glasses!!!), a grinder or a wire cutter + craft knife for cutting down plastic and a pair of… Continue reading Quick n dirty tutorial on how to turn a junk Monster High body into parts for Create a Monster

Wigs

I finished the wigs from the commission catastrophe*! I angrily cut out every last piece of every last scrap of fur with tiny scissors over two nights then felt at peace again and sewed them together with loads of love while rewatching Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (because it feels like going home every rewatch).… Continue reading Wigs

How to dress your Monster High Create a Monster Dragon

Slice, gently scrape, then sand down those pesky fins/crests. Ta da! A seamless, easy to dress, pink body! * Use your craft knife carefully to remove the bulk of the fin, * Then use the back of the knife to scrape against the body which will leave slight striations as seen in the bottom arm… Continue reading How to dress your Monster High Create a Monster Dragon

Updated! Reference: Monster High Clone body types

The parts from both bodies are not interchangable. Create a Monster limbs do not fit in either body’s sockets. Grid underwear types work well as a standalone body replacement (if you can stand the plastic flaws and possible need to glue suede some of the joints) or torso for CAM. Heads are a little too… Continue reading Updated! Reference: Monster High Clone body types

Faux fur gloves to doll wig tutorial

1- Purchase dollar store faux fur fingerless gloves or cuffs (or search ebay for “fur” with free shipping, worldwide, under $1.50) 2 – Unpick the fur part from the wooly part using a seam ripper Note: If you’d like to save the gloves, stitch through all the open loops using a matching yarn. 3 –… Continue reading Faux fur gloves to doll wig tutorial

Barbie to Monster High/Bratzillaz trouser (pants) tutorial

Monster Highs don’t have much in the way of casual trousers so here’s how to turn a pair of cheapy barbie sized trousers into nice monster high fitting ones without having to sew from scratch or move the velcro! * Turn inside out (use a pencil or screwdriver), pin velcro closed. * Move the waist… Continue reading Barbie to Monster High/Bratzillaz trouser (pants) tutorial

Clonezilla to Create a Monster torso

Use wire cutters, a hacksaw and pliers to hack off the arms and legs from a clonezilla body Saw down the hip attachment pegs to match the C.A.M. hole size.  Use epoxy putty to fill in the shoulder holes and mould them to match the arm sockets by carefully putting the arm attachments in then… Continue reading Clonezilla to Create a Monster torso