Yes you can
Do It Yourself Virtual Reality !
Please review all the material here before choosing a method.
The best, Simplest method is to buy a kit. No Better kit than the OSVR (open source virtual reality) For about $300 and some assembly required, it will surpass the Oculus DK2.
DIY VR Goggle
Google had published the “CARDBOARD” design and I had saved the drawing file as all the cheap and free cardboard kits dried up.
So here it is for your pleasure…
With the .EPS file in the ZIP file, You can cut this with a plotter/cutter. If you have a plotter, draw it and cut manually.
CARDBOARD v2.0 Specs (zip) – wwgc_manufacturers_kit_v2.0
3D Print your own… Poculus – http://pockulus.getchip.com/
Microsoft Creates 3D Printable Lens holder for a high quality lens replacement for the Oculus Rift
– HMDLens (zip)
Coca-Cola turned coke-packs into google-cardboard like vr-viewers.
DIY VR 360 Camera
And always someone willing to give some away in a promotion…
While I know of nobody who has tried this to see what strings if any there are, here is a Free VR Goggle to try !
FreeVRGoggles.com seems to be owed by Badoink.com