Whether you want to dress like Sauron from the Lord of the Rings or just make a wicked display for your replica of the One Ring, this tutorial is for you. Instructables user Nate Space crafted Sauron’s gauntlet from craft foam and gardening gloves, and he didn’t even have to travel to Mordor to create them. He created printable templates with all the necessary pieces, and once they’re transferred to craft foam and painted, they look pretty good. And bonus, they’ll be lightweight. Nate Space filmed a thorough tutorial showing how to assemble the gauntlet:
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