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How to Fix Your Cosplay Rabbit Ears

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    • Rip the ears off of the headband.

    • They are attached with glue, as seen in the photo.

    • Set the headband aside for now.

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    • Cut a small hole into the middle backside of the ear, vertically, to remove the wired structure.

    • The hole should be 1-2 inches long.

    • Feel around on the inside of the ear until you find the black wire.

    • Pull out the wire.

    • It is not attached to anything, so it will come out easily.

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    • Straighten the wire completely.

    • Double the wire by bending it in half.

    • Bend one end a couple of times over, as seen in the pictures. This end will be the bottom base of the ear.

    • Add the wire back into the fabric ear, with the thicker end at the bottom of the ear. Make sure it is centered.

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    • Thread your needle and do a simple stitch along the cut to sew up the hole from the wire.

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    • When sewing down the wire, make sure that the wire is completely centered.

    • Sew a simple stitch along and down the wire, looping the needle over and under it.

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    • Measure out a small piece of white fabric.

    • The measurements should be around 1 inch by 4 inches.

    • Cut out two strips of this measurement.

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    • Wrap the fabric around one side of the headband, relatively tight.

    • Sew along the headband, as seen in the pictures. You should be able to slide the fabric off of the headband afterward.

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    • Spread the two sides of the fabric strip out and place it on the base of the ear.

    • Sew each side down securely.

    • Slip the headband back into the fabric on both ears to make sure it is stable.

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    • Your ears and now finished! They should stick up perfectly and be able to bend in different directions.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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