Check out this Collectors Weekly article on the creation of props for the hit 60’s TV show “Mad Men” 

http://www.collectorsweekly.com/articles/an-interview-with-scott-buckwald-prop-master-for-the-hit-tv-show-mad-men

Harrison Krix  creats  amazing props and replicas  and his website: Volpin Props is full of how to demonstrations:

http://volpinprops.blogspot.co.uk/ 

Explore the world backstage at the Royal national Theatre and watch their videos on prop making skills:

http://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/backstage/props

Visit the website of the company behind the props and weaponry of ” The Lord of The Rings”

http://www.wetanz.com/weta-workshop-services/

From the Muppets  and Bear in the Big Blue House to Fantasy films like Labyrinth, Jim Henson Productions  has something for everyone:

http://www.henson.com/fantasy_scifi.php

Aardman animation is  the award winning company behind  Creature Comforts and Wallace and Grommit. Check out  their website:

http://www.aardman.com/

 

Scott Holden made this tauntaun costume in his garage for a halloween party, see what ca be achieved  with just regular materials from a diy shop .

http://www.cockeyed.com/incredible/guest/tauntaun/tauntaun.shtml

Eric Hart has written a fantastic book on propmaking and also runs this website:
http://www.props.eric-hart.com/‎