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Coolest Bride of Frankenstein Costume 17 
This Homemade Bride of Frankenstein Costume became the largest undertaking costume wise I've encountered, from my initial sketches to finished product …

Coolest Lurtz from Lord Of the Rings Costume 5 
My 18 year old daughter loves Lord of the Rings and this year she wanted me to make her a costume from the movie. I was very surprised when she told me …

Coolest Oogie Boogie Costume 78 
I made this for one of my best friends for our Nightmare Before Christmas group this Halloween. I like to dress in theme so this year we picked something …

Coolest Gremlins Gizmo and Stripe Couple Costume 5 
My partner and I both have a love for 80's movies. We really wanted to be something together for Halloween that was unique, which neither of us had seen …

Coolest Gizmo Costume 4 
I chose to create a Gizmo costume this past Halloween mainly because I enjoy 80’s movies (I was Elliott/E.T. last year), and also because I enjoy making …

Psycho Costumes 1 
This year we decided to do the Psycho costume from the classic movie with Anthony Perkins! I wanted Kevin to design me a shower to wear with my head still …

Coolest Toothless Night Fury The Dragon Costume 6 
Hi! Every year I try to come up with a new idea for Halloween. This year, I decided to lend my hand at making the best Toothless the Dragon costume …

Gremlins Costumes 1 
For this Gizmo costume, I used 1 yard of the white artificial furry fabric and one yard of the brown artificial furry fabric, one half yard of beige spandex/Lycra …

Coolest Exorcist and Priest Couple Costume 15 
I am a big Halloween freak, I just love it. Every year we make our own costumes from scratch. This year me and my husband decided to dress up as the exorcist. …

Pretty Woman Costumes 3 
Pretty Woman is my favorite movie of all times and I have wanted to be Vivian for Halloween for years. I finally decided to make the costume this year. …

Coolest Korben and LeeLoo Couple Costume 4 
I know Star Wars and Star Trek get all the praise when it comes to futuristic scifi movies (as they should), but we figured it was time The Fifth Element …

Coolest Pinhead Girl Costume 4 
For Halloween this year, I used lots of pleather to sew my own Homemade Pinhead Girl Costume, 16 ounces of latex, a bald wig cap, 99 nails, superglue and …

Coolest Satine from Moulin Rouge Costume 5 
I've been wanting to create Satine's "Black Diamond" costume from Moulign Rouge for a few years, but hadn't had the time or the ability to do so. I was …

Coolest Handmade Grinch Character Group Costumes 9 
I have been making my kids costumes every year after their first birthday. I love to dress my kids up in costumes that will make them feel really special, …

Exorcist Costumes 3 
First, I'm gonna start off by saying that this was last years Halloween costume that I made all by myself because (at the time) they didn't HAVE a costume …

Pippi Longstockings Costumes 4 
For Character day at my daughter's school, she decided she wanted to be Pippi Longstocking. 1. First we went to Salvation Army and bought a denim jumper …

Coolest Homemade Vivian From Pretty Woman Costume 9 
I had so much fun doing this Homemade Vivian From Pretty Woman Costume! And it was so easy! To make the dress I just went online and bought a plain blue …

Cindy Lou Who Costumes 2 
During the chilly months, friends, family and strangers constantly comment on how much our daughter, Isabella, looks like Cindy Lou Who with her red and …

Coolest Homemade Jovie The Elf Costume 2 
This Homemade Jovie The Elf Costume was actually a custom request from someone this last Christmas, we just happened to be roughly the same size so I could …

Coolest Homemade Goonies Group Costume 2 
This is how we made this Goonies Group Costume. Sloth: Superman tee with sleeves ripped off, red suspenders, jeans torn off, workboots and head scarf …

Ghost Busters Costumes 5 
The Homemade Ghostbusters Logo Halloween Costume is made of foam, fleece, felt and stuffing. The Back disc is made from 4-24" x 24" 2" foam pieces cut …

Pretty Woman Costumes 1 
Pretty woman Costume. We'll start from head to toe. Hat - already had a velvet newsboy cap. Wig - $20 from a cheap wig store Makeup - subtle, except …

Coolest Homemade Irish Pennywise Halloween Costume 6 
This Homemade Irish Pennywise Halloween Costume took a lot of work. From nearly loosing my teeth and eyes, to murdering a woman in a textile shop with …

Coolest Homemade Nacho Libre Kids Halloween Costume 3 
Well I made this homemade Nacho Libre kids Halloween costume by hand for my 2 year old son. He is a huge Nacho Libre Fan and wanted to be him for Halloween, …

Coolest Homemade Jeepers Creepers Halloween Costume Idea 3 
My 9 year old grandson Connor tries to bear with me each year when I make him a costume, he gives me a strange look, then he gets into that character after …

Coolest Homemade Hocus Pocus Group Halloween Costume Ideas 2 
It took quite a bit of studying of the movie for our Homemade Hocus Pocus Group Halloween Costume Ideas, but we tried to get every detail of the Sanderson …

Coolest Homemade Toothless The Dragon Halloween Costume Idea 4 
My 6yr old son fell instantly in love with the movie, How to Train Your Dragon. I searched a little while on the web, but there really weren't any offerings …

Coolest DIY Ice Witch of Narnia Child's Halloween Costume Idea 7 
Most of the credit for this DIY Ice Witch of Narnia child's Halloween costume idea goes to your other contributor. I made a simple dress and dipped …

Grinch Costumes 1 
This Homemade Grinch Halloween Costume Idea was the perfect costume for me! Not only do I love the Grinch Who Stole Christmas, but I love homemade Halloween …

Coolest Homemade Mary Poppins and Burt Couple Costume 11 
MARY POPPINS COSTUME: SHIRT - I already had a white shirt that I had been saving (for years) with this costume in mind. I sewed thrift store lace around …

Coolest Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Halloween Costume Ideas 12  
This year, 2010, my husband and I went as Mary Poppins and Bert. I actually had some good Mary Poppins and Bert couple Halloween costume ideas and inspiration …

Coolest Homemade Andy and Brandon from the Goonies Couple Costume 
This Andy and Brandon from the Goonies Couple costume is actually costumes that we made last year, but I thought the pic would be a nice addition to your …

Coolest Homemade Hiccup and Toothless Costume from How to Train Your Dragon 
How to train your dragon. I made toothless 5ft long out of a roll from a fabric bolt, covered him with foam than black fabric. His eyes are 2 balls cut …

Jack Sparrow Costumes 2 
I started out last year with an online purchased Jack Sparrow costume from "the bay" and was just never satisfied with it. So for the past year (from Oct …

Kingpin Costumes 1 
A couple years ago, I decided to be one of my heroes in all of cinema; Big Ern McCracken from the movie Kingpin. The costume was fairly easy to recreate. …

Coolest Homemade New Blood Jason Voorhees Costume 
Hi my name is Brad from SirBrad's Horror FX, and I design life-sized movie quality costumes of horror icons. I specialize in Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers, …

Coolest Homemade Jareth the Goblin King Costume 
My son is IN LOVE with the movie Labyrinth, so I decided to re-create David Bowie's character because IT IS SO AWESOME!! For this homemade Jareth the …

Coolest Homemade Rufio from Hook Costume 
This is a Rufio from Hook Costume I made for a roommate, so it is him in the pictures and not myself. Materials: It was made mostly of clothes from …

Paper Bag Princess Costumes 1 
I love Halloween and I love Robert Munsch's childrens' stories... especially The Paperbag Princess. This past year I was racking my brain trying to come …

Mary Poppins Costumes 2 
My son always loved to watch Mary Poppins so therefore we had the idea to dress all the family in a Homemade Mary Poppins Family Costume following the …

Pretty Woman Costumes 2 
I had more fun being Pretty Woman than I ever have during Halloween! We were in New Orleans for Halloween. I even got engaged in my costume that night! …

Dracula Costumes 1 
Halloween is my holiday. Every year I rack my brain to think of something to trump previous year’s costumes. This year I just happened to be watching Bram …

Coolest Homemade Cool Runnings Group Costume 
This year, we thought it would be funny to go as the Homemade Cool Runnings Group Costume. We used 5 big boxes of equal size and took out the top and the …

Forrest Gump Costumes 1 
The idea for this homemade Lt. Dan and Forrest Gump costume came from the movie "Forrest Gump". The hardest part was getting a wheelchair but I eventually …

Ghost Busters Costumes 6 
My husband made this costume after our six year old son decided he wanted to be the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man for Halloween this year. He got an extra …

Character Costumes 2 
A few years ago I wanted to be Davy Jones from "The Pirates of the Caribbean" movies. However, my mom forbid me from making it, as his beard reminds her …

Coolest Homemade Gizmo and Spike Costumes from The Gremlins 
It is now a few years after Katrina and things are getting back to normal out here. Halloween was approaching and our friends were having a Halloween costume …

Ghost Busters Costumes 3 
I made these homemade Ghostbusters and StayPuft Marshmallow Man costumes for my husband and three sons. The Ghostbusters were easy to put together, …

Coolest Homemade Darkness from Legend Costume 
The Homemade Darkness from Legend Costume came from the character Darkness from the movie Legend. The character was a demon with animal legs and hooves. …

Moulin Rouge Costumes 1 
I've always had a fascination with burlesque and decided to try to glam it up one year with a friend. I don't like the idea of women dressing up in vulgar …

Ghost Busters Costumes 7 
This year my friends and I were determined to win the group costume contest in an annual party that grows every year. Since it is the 25th anniversary …

Clockwork Orange Costumes 2 
I really like getting into character for Halloween. Rather than going to a costume shop and picking something off the shelf, I like to think about movie …

Coolest Homemade Cindy Lou Who Halloween Costume 5 
This is a Homemade Cindy Lou Who Halloween Costume for my 6 year old daughter. I found an adult red velvet cape from a vampire costume from years' past …

Coolest Homemade District 9 Wikus van de Merwe Costume 
This Homemade District 9 Wikus van de Merwe Costume depicts the main character of District 9, Wikus van de Merwe after he has been exposed to alien DNA …

Coolest Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume 14  
My name is Vinny and I LOVE Ghostbusters! This is why I asked my grandma to make me this awesome Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume. She made …

Coolest Homemade Baby Captain Hook Halloween Costume 3 
My daughter was dressing up as Tinkerbell, (which was a store bought costume), and I desperately wanted to have her brother in on the "Peter Pan" theme. …

Coolest Homemade Cat in the Hat Costume 6 
This Homemade Cat in the Hat Costume was my first time making a costume and I can't believe how AWESOME it turned out! I didn't even have a sewing machine …

Coolest Homemade Pretty Woman Vivian Costume 3 
I've always loved the movie Pretty Woman and had wanted to dress up as her for Halloween. However there were none out there to purchase. This year I finally …

Juno Costumes 1 
My Fiancee and I decided to be the lead roles in Juno for Halloween.For the Homemade Juno Macguff and Paulie Bleeker from Juno Costume we tried to spend …

Coolest Homemade Reagan MacNeil and Priest Couple Costume 7  
This Homemade Reagan MacNeil and Priest Couple Costume idea started out as my cousin's, but she couldn't attend the Halloween party we were all going to, …

Ghost Busters Costumes 2 
My 5 year old son Chase is a huge Ghostbusters Fan. After Halloween last year we purchased a stock Ghostbuster costume online with the blow up backpack. …

Dazed and Confused Costumes 1 
My friends and I all dressed up in this Homemade Dazed and Confused Group Halloween Costume a few years ago. My twin brother (Slater) and I (Wooderson) …

Narnia Costumes 1 
I made the Homemade Jadis the White Witch of Narnia Costume with the movie in mind, as you can see. The blonde dreadlocks were found online, then it was …

Exorcist Costumes 1 
My Homemade Exorcist Costume was inspired by the movie The Exorcist (1973). My costume was actually pretty simple to make. First I watched the movie …

Dumb and Dumber Costumes 1 
My friend and I like to challenge ourselves to go as something together. After being Lewis & Clark in a canoe, we decided to "up" our mode of transportation, …

Coolest Homemade Excorsist Girl Costume 4 
My daughter Linda saw the scary maze game online while her sister was having a slumber party. She told me that she wanted a Homemade Excorsist Girl Costume …

Coolest Clue Cast Group Costume 3 
My friends and I have had three Clue murder mystery dinner parties over the years-- 2000, 2006, and 2009. The one we had this last January was about as …

Ghost Busters Costumes 1 
I have never bought a costume. My fiance and I are die hard movie buffs and it seems hard to come up with a good his and her costume. A year before that …

Coolest Little Bride of Frankenstein 5 
This Little Bride of Frankenstein was a "night before" Halloween costume with very little money to be spent! First we filched an old twin sheet from …

Pennywise the Clown Costumes 1 
I undertook making this Pennywise the Clown Costume with the aim of getting it nearest the original as possible. With no experience on a sewing machine …

Coolest Alex DeLarge from A Clockwork Orange Costume 3 
Alexander DeLarge from the movie “A Clockwork Orange” is one of my favorite costumes. Most of this Alex DeLarge from A Clockwork Orange Costume was assembled …

Coolest Pennywise the Clown Costume 7 
This Pennywise the Clown Costume is very simply, one of the most frightening clowns of all times. I used a latex bald cap to keep my own hair down, white …

Coolest ET Halloween Costume 
The ET Costume was created with finding an ET mask online, then the rest was built from a milk crate, string, a curtain rod, bike handles, a drain extension …

Cat in the Hat Costumes 1 
I ran across this site last year and knew that next year my 16 month old twin girls would be at the perfect age/stage to be Thing One and Two. So I saved …

Coolest Ghostbusters Halloween Costume 6 
My boyfriend and I wanted to wear matching Halloween costumes this year. I wanted something that wasn't a common couples costume. We decided the go with …

Coolest Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Halloween Costume 5 
I first got the idea from this site after I saw a child as the marshmallow man. It was done very cute, but with my ideas of grandeur, I dreamed up something …

Pippi Longstockings Costumes 2 
I used the copper wire idea and it worked great for the hair of this Pippi Longstockings costume. A few bobby pins kept it in place on the top of her head. …

Mary Poppins Costumes 1 
This year my husband coaxed me into being something more attractive than my past costume choices. I kept nixing all his suggestions until he said "Mary …

Clockwork Orange Costumes 1 
I really enjoyed the movie Clockwork Orange and I had always talked about dressing up as the main character for Halloween at some point, but never really …

Coolest Frankenstein and Bride of Frankenstein Costumes  
Bride of Frankenstein: The dress was given to me from a client from her wedding in the 80’s. I cut the sleeves off and shredded what was left at my shoulders. …

Coolest Exorcist Costume 2 
THE EXORCIST - I can spin my head! This was always my favorite horror movie of all time. And I thought that if I did this Exorcist costume I would need …

Coolest Mary Poppins Costume 6 
Just a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down... Who would not be able to recognize this costume? I wanted to pick a costume that would be easily …

Coolest Killer Clown Costume 5 
This was part of a Hollywood project for college, I decided to try costume designing. I based the Killer Clown costume on "The Red Triangle Circus Gang" …

Edward Scissorhands Costumes 1 
Like many others, I lovethe Edward Scissorhands movie! And any other Tim Burton movie for that matter! I figured I had the hair, so I might as well give …

Coolest Narnia Costume 
I really like unique ideas for costumes, and always make mine. I was inspired by Labyrinth and Narnia. It took me (and my sewing mother) a week to create …

Coolest Frankenstein Costume 
For Frankenstein, we bought an over sized suit coat from a thrift store. He wore black pants and big black shoes. We patterned his make up after a photo …

Coolest Captain Hook Costume 2 
This is my son's Captain Hook costume from last year. If you could not tell it is Captian Hook from Peter Pan. Every year we try to come up with a theme, …

Coolest Jack Black as Nacho Libre Costume 
I made this Nacho Libre costume for my 8-year-old son. We started with his white baseball pants worn with his bright blue underwear on top of them. We …

Coolest Man In The Yellow Hat from Curious George Costume 2 
Two years ago when the Curious George movie came out, I immediately thought of this idea. I love to have my kids wear costumes that are handmade (of course!) …

Coolest Homemade Exorcist Costume 
I wanted to make a unique costume that people would recognize, but would stand out from the crowd. I love Alfred Hitchcock so I went with the Exorcist …

Coolest Edward Scissor Hands 4 
The Edward Scissor Hands hands, boots and wig were purchased at a costume shop. The wig required some trimming so that my son could see and so that it …

Coolest Indiana Jones Costume 2 
My husband downloaded the demo of LEGO Indiana Jones for our X-Box 360. My four year old son saw him playing the game one day and wanted to try it for …

Coolest Vivian from Pretty Woman Costume 1 
I first searched online for a good costume I could buy, but to my disappointment there were no good ones to be found. So, I decided to make my own - a …

Mary Poppins Costume 4 
My park district was doing a Sing-a-Long with Mary Poppins event and I got nominated to portray Mary Poppins. I decided to make the Mary Poppins costume …

Frankenstein and Bride Costumes 3 
I have been The Bride of Frankenstein more than a dozen times over the years and this year I wanted to be more authentic. I used a piece of carpet that …

Coolest Gizmo Costume 6 
I've always loved the film 'Gremlins', and I love making homemade Halloween costumes. So this year I decided to make a costume I couldn't find online (well …

Coolest NeverEnding Story Couple Costume 2 
I can't express enough how happy these costumes made people! We wanted to do something completely original last year for Halloween. Since The NeverEnding …

Coolest Edward Scissorhands Costume 20 
This was honestly a last minute idea and how I pulled it all together... It was a rainy nasty Saturday, two days before Halloween this year. I had planned …

Pippi Longstockings Costumes 1 
I decided to be Pipi Longstocking this year because my hair is so long and I thought it would be fun to revisit a favorite childhood character. I had …

Coolest Edward Scissorhands Costume 19 
For Halloween this year, I decided to pull off one of my dream costumes: Edward Scissorhands. I didn't want to use the "Licensed Scissorhands" sold …

Coolest Slimer Costume 39 
My little cousin decided that he wanted to be Slimer from Ghost busters this year. In order to make this Homemade Slimer Costume I used a child pajama …

Pippi Longstockings Costumes 5 
To pull of this Homemade Pippi Longstockings Costume just requires a few simple things. 1) A plaid or stripped long sleeve. My daughter used a flannel …

Coolest Lucy Pevensie from Narnia 3 Costume 11 
My youngest has been on a quest, starting at age 4, to dress as Lucy Pevensie from the Chronicles of Narnia series of movies for Halloween. When she …

Coolest Ever Headless Count Dracula Costume 77 
This year my son wanted to be "Count Dracula" for Halloween. But of course we had no chance of winning our local contest with just plain old Dracula (boring) …

Coolest E.T. Costume 7 
What can you get with some pipe insulation, duct tape, paper mache, sticks of wood, a bunch of paint, and an old backpack? The largest E.T. costume in …

Coolest Dumb and Dumber Couple Costume 3 
Who doesn’t love a great Jim Carey movie? It was time to brain storm for costumes, my husband and friend were sitting around being their normal selves. …

Coolest Cool Runnings Jamaican Bobsled Team Group Costume 3 
Our bobsled was made with plastic totes, trash zipties, chicken wire, duct tape, cardboard, broom sticks and trash bags. Attach all totes in a line by …

Coolest Bride of Frankenstein Costume 14 
This year I decided to go with the Bride of Frankenstein. I absolutely adore this movie and it was time for a tribute! For this Bride of Frankenstein …

Coolest Labrynth Costume 02 
I thought long and hard what I would be this year for the Annual Halloween bash. I know the room would be full of creativity as it always has been in …

Coolest Pirate, Captain Hook, and Smee Costume with Pirate Ship 31 
My 3 boys, age 4 and almost 2 year old twins, wanted to be pirates this year. I decided to go with a Homemade Pirate, Captain Hook, and Smee Costume with …

Cat in the Hat Costumes 2 
These are my babies ages three, two and one enjoying being dressed up on Halloween. They enjoy watching The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About that on TV. …

Coolest ET Costume 6 
The theme was dead celebrities so I went as my favorite character ET. I didn't want to make his whole body so I decided to be ET when he runs out of the …

Ghost Busters Costumes 8 
This is a completely Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume. My boyfriend's favorite movie growing up was Ghostbusters and he looked high and low …

Edward Scissorhands Costumes 5 
I dressed up as Mrs. Scissorhands this year and my husband was Edward Scissorhands. I found a pleathery dress at Forever 21 with gold grommets on the …

Coolest Lego Frankenstein Costume 
We love Legos at our house. My son came up with the idea of being a Lego minifigure. After some research, and finding this website, I agreed to make it! …

House of 1000 Corpses Costumes 1 
Since I first watched House of 1000 Corpses, I immediately took a liking to Captain Spaulding. His sense of humor and jokes are the best. I haven't dressed …

Harry Potter Costumes 2 
When we were invited to go to a Halloween Party, I immediately thought of going in a Homemade Dobby the House Elf from Harry Potter Costume. My friends …

Tinkerbell Costumes 1 
I have always wanted to be Tinkerbell for Hallowe’en, as she was always my favourite Disney Character EVER. When I finally got around to making the costume, …

Coolest ET Costume 4 
This homemade ET costume was made from a paper mached rugby ball. I did about 3 layers of paper mache and let it dry over night. After it was dry, I cut …

Coolest Adult Pippi Longstocking Costume 18 
I started this adult Pippi Longstocking costume by buying the blue dress at a local thrift store. I then bought a colourful striped top to go underneath …

Friday the 13th Costumes 1 
This Homemade 80's Camp Counselor / Jason Voorhees Victim Costume is actually my 2009 Halloween costume. It was the first year I didn't have a costume …

Pennywise the Clown Costumes 2 
My daughter and I were at McDonald's in the drive thru waiting for our food a few years back (yes it took them that long, its all cold now!) and she told …

Hocus Pocus Costumes 1 
We dressed as the Sanderson sisters from the 1993 classic Halloween movie Hocus Pocus. We are Winifred, Sarah, and Mary. Everything was handmade. We bought …

Coolest Hogwarts Ravenclaw Girl Student Costumes 11 
For the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2 (the movie) at midnight, my friends and I all decided to dress up as Hogwarts students. …

Coolest Hermione Granger Costume 9 
Hermione is intelligent, practical, and at some times, bossy. I love how much she cares and how hard she always works. This Coolest Hermione Granger Costume …

Grinch Costumes 2 
When my school announced that we could wear Christmas themed fancy dress on the last day before we broke up for Christmas me and my best friend knew it …

Harry Potter Costumes 1 
My housemates and I go to the University of Winchester in the UK and our SU has themed nights most Fridays which we almost always go to and we always try …

Coolest Homemade Berserker Predator Costume 7 
My costume for 2010 aas a Homemade Berserker Predator Costume from the "Predators" movie. It took me about 2 months to make. I bought the mask and made …

Coolest Leeloo and Korben Dallas from the Fifth Element Couple Costume 3 
I chose this Homemade Leeloo and Korben Dallas from the Fifth Element Couple Costume because I love the fifth element and it was a fun costume that I've …

Edward Scissorhands Costumes 4 
To make this Homemade Edward Scissorhands Costume for my 9 year old son I headed to a couple of local thrift stores to purchase a leather jacket & several …

Resident Evil Costumes 1 
Hi my name is Thomas V. and I created the homemade Executioner from Resident Evil Halloween costume (from the movie Resident Evil Afterlife). I'll …

Coolest Winifred Sanderson from Hocus Pocus Halloween Costume Idea 3 
for many years I wanted to go as Winifred Sanderson from Hocus Pocus. I could never find a costume so I finally got the courage to try and make one myself. …

Coolest Homemade Will Turner Adult Pirate Halloween Costume Idea 
For this coat I traced the outline of my jacket for my Elizabeth Swan costume. This material was originally a trench coat from Goodwill. I had bought …

Coolest Homemade Elizabeth Swann Adult Pirate Halloween Costume Idea 
This jacket started off as a tablecloth from Goodwill. The pants came from a pants suit at Goodwill as well. I wanted to get a really close fitting jacket, …

Coolest Homemade Cat in the Hat Family Costume Idea 26 
It took a few weeks, but we finally decided on a “Cat in the Hat” family theme for Halloween 2010. I bought a goldfish costume ($12) for my 6-month-old. …

Dazed and Confused Costumes 2 
Dazed and Confused has been a favorite movie of mine since Jr. High. While looking through this site I found the D&C page and instantly wanted to do it! …

Coolest Homemade Pretty Woman Halloween Costume Idea 8 
I have never sewed anything more than some quilts, but this wasn't too bad! You'll need: - blue nylon fabric - white fabric - any metal ring (I …

Curious George Costumes 1 
For this DIY "The Man With the Yellow Hat" from Curious George Halloween costume, I got a pattern for a race car jumpsuit and made it with yellow fleece. …

Cindy Lou Who Costumes 1 
The hardest part of this cute Homemade Cindy Lou Who Halloween Costume is finding all the pieces to make it as authentic as possible and still remaining …

Coolest Toothless Night Fury Dragon Costume 3 
After viewing "How to Train Your Dragon" my four year old son wanted a Toothless Night Fury Dragon costume for Halloween. I soon discovered that there …

Character Costumes 1 
My son wanted a Toothless the Dragon DIY Halloween costume this year. So I bought a black sweatshirt and pants at a secondhand store. I decorated the hood …

Predator Costumes 2 
Here's our 2010 submission of my 9 year old son's Halloween costume... he's been a fan of the Predator movies and since seeing the previews and now knowing …

Predator Costumes 1 
This homemade Predator costume is my favorite homemade costume I made and assembled together. I was inspired by the first Predator movie and the first …

Coolest Homemade Spooky Exorcist Halloween Costume 11 
Hi! My name is Julie. I decided to try my hand at creating a spooky homemade costume for a Halloween party I was attending. I knew I couldn't go wrong …

Coolest Homemade Clockwork Orange Couple Costume 6 
My cousin was having a Heroes and Villains party and we decided to go as Alex DeLarge from A Clockwork Orange. Originally Scott was going to go as Alex …

Coolest Homemade Grinch Who Stole Christmas Costume 5 
My 4 year old decided he wanted a Grinch Who Stole Christmas Costume 6 months ago. With some help from grandma we created the coolest Grinch costume for …

Coolest Homemade Hagred Costume from Harry Potter 8 
This Hagred Costume from Harry Potter was a fun thing to put together. I did buy the mask but I cut it up so it would fit better. From there I went to …

Exorcist Costumes 2 
I chose a Reagan from Exorcist Costume. This was a pretty simple costume to make, and the outcome was outstanding. I won best costume for this. The …

ET Costumes 1 
When trying to think of a Halloween costume, I thought of the movie E.T and decided that an E.T Costume would be a really fun costume. I began looking …

Frankenstein and Bride Costumes 2 
My husband and I wanted to do something creative, yet classic, as we live in historic Salem, MA. These homemade Frankenstein & his bride costumes were …

Coolest Homemade Mr T costume and Dodgeball Costume 
About a year ago I had a film themed fancy dress party after much deliberation and about 1000 different costume ideas I set my mind on Ben Stiller’s dodge …

Coolest Homemade Jason Takes Manhattan Costume 2 
Hi my name is Brad from Sirbrad's Horror FX, and I design life-sized movie quality costumes of horror icons. I specialize in Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers, …

Coolest Homemade Jeepers Creepers Costume 2 
My name is Brad from Sirbrad's Horror FX, and I design life-sized movie quality costumes of horror icons. I specialize in Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers, …

Coolest Homemade Tinkerbell and Captain Hook Couple Costumes 4 
I always wanted to dress as Tinkerbell for Halloween, so when I finally convinced my husband to be Captain Hook, I started right away with our Tinkerbell …

Coolest Homemade Slimer Costume 27 
3 weeks to Halloween 2009 and I have no costume! Searching for inspiration on the web resulted in the following options: Sexy witch Vampiress Slutty …

Coolest Homemade Pennywise Costume 4 
Some of my friends are event organizers. At these events they sell balloons (with laughing gas or helium). As I replied to a thread about this event I …

Mugatu from Zoolander Costumes 1 
My girlfriend made this Homemade Mugatu Costume for me about 3 hours before our Halloween party. It came out awesome and got a lot of compliments. …

Clue Game Character Costumes 1 
My housemates and I decided it would be great to get together as the characters from Clue(do). Using pieces we already owned and making new ones we were …

Coolest Homemade Ghostbuster Kidnapped by Ghost Costume 24 
I got this idea for a Homemade Ghostbuster Kidnapped by Ghost Costume from this great website but put my own twist on it. Graham, 6, wanted to be something …

Coolest Homemade Frankstein Wants His Mummy Costume 9 
The inspiration for this Homemade Frankstein Wants His Mummy Costume came from a pregame show at an Altoona Curve Baseball game. A gentleman dressed as …

Coolest Homemade Stay Puft Halloween Costume 23 
My girlfriend had the idea to be Ghostbusters for Halloween. Instead of doing the normal tan jumpsuit and inflatable proton pack, we decided we would make …

Coolest Homemade Cross Dressing Professor Plum and Miss Scarlet Couple Costume 5 
I have always loved Halloween and dressing up as something interesting. Obviously, Clue characters have been done before, but my boyfriend and I love the …

Coolest Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume 21 
This Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume was made by my mother Elva. She purchased white silk king sized bed sheets for $11.00 at Ross. Then she …

Edward Scissorhands Costumes 2 
This Halloween I dressed up as Edward Scissorhands. I had a left over black PVC catsuit from a previous Halloween costume that i wore and then made some …

Coolest Homemade Grinch Who Stole Halloween Costume 3 
I've always made my son's Halloween costumes and this year was no different. My son is 10 years old, so I've had many years of practice. I started thinking …

Ghost Busters Costumes 4 
This year my friends and I were determined to win the costume contest with our group of friends in an annual party that grows every year. Since it is the …

Napoleon Dynamite Costumes 1 
I wanted to dress up with my roommate so I kept looking for ideas that two guys could do. We eventually decided on the classic Napoleon Dynamite duo of …

King Kong Costumes 1 
This is a photo of my husband Todd as the Empire State Building and my son Max as King Kong. My husband dreamed up this idea of a Homemade King Kong and …

Coolest Homemade Baby Nacho Libre Costume 2 
Homemade Baby Nacho Libre Costume, I had seen the movie and thought it would be a great costume, very original(I hope). Couldn't find it as a costume for …

Frankenstein and Bride Costumes 1 
Me and my girlfriend love dressing up for Halloween, Friday the 13th and any other excuse we get. Blood soaked limbs, faces and brains are usually the …

Coolest Homemade Mary Poppins Costume 9 
I scoured the consignment shops, and thrift shops for the hat. I found a natural stray hat that I thought had the right silhouette (an important thing …

Coolest Homemade LeeLoo from Fifth Element Costume 
I chose to be LeeLoo, the perfect being from the movie Fifth Element. In order to make this Homemade LeeLoo from Fifth Element Costume, I bought a short …

Edward Scissorhands Costumes 3 
This is a Homemade Edward Scissorhands Halloween Costume I made for my Ex when we lived in LA. I started with a zip up leather jacket that I got at the …

Jack Sparrow Costumes 1 
My son is 4 here and really wanted to be a Pirate. He loved Jack Sparrow so I started thinking how to put together a Pirate Jack Sparrow Homemade Halloween …

Coolest Homemade Davy Jones Costume 
I made this Homemade Davy Jones Costume for my grandson, who was 12. It was Davey Jones, from the Pirates of the Caribbean. We used an old pirate costume …

Coolest Reagan from the Exorcist and her Priest Homemade Costumes 5  
We wanted to be something scary that year and I had recently seen the re-released version of the Exorcist. So we decided to be Reagan from the Exorcist …

Coolest Homemade Man in the Yellow Hat Costume 4 
This Homemade Man in the Yellow Hat Costume is from Curious George. Need: white hat (Fishing hat in this case) Then went over to the craft section …

Coolest Clue Game Group Costume 2  
This is a picture of our Clue Game Group Costume. I’ll start with my costume, Miss Scarlet. The dress was actually my old prom dress, which I got for a …

Coolest Satine Costume 3 
This Satine Costume was actually for a movie character theme party my roommates and I held. Once I figured out I wanted to be Satine as well as which costume …

Coolest Cat in the Hat Costume 5 
This Cat in the Hat Costume was for world book day for my 6 year old son. He wanted something different and found a picture of a small child wearing something …

Pippi Longstockings Costumes 3 
I always enjoyed the movie Pippi Longstocking when I was younger and my daughter Megan, age 3 at the time, loved it too, so we decided to make her a Pippi …

Harry Potter Costume 4 
For the Lord Voldermort costume we used an old mask and black cape from our costume trunk. The snake came from Dollar Tree. After the picture was taken …



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