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Tin Man from Wizard of Oz Costumes 1 
13 Months ago when I came up with the brilliant idea to go to Disney in Florida for Halloween, the stipulations were all people going had to dress up. …

Coolest Aurra Sing Costume 
My 5 year old daughter wanted to be Aurra Sing from Star Wars Clone Wars this year (my son was Cad Bane). Pretty simple except for the head piece. She …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 9 
I thought it was high time for a unique and totally different Halloween costume. So, this year I created my Sharktopus costume - half shark, half octopus! …

Coolest Tin Man Costume 10 
I chose to make the Tin Man for my 2011 costume since he is truly one of the most recognizable of characters for people of all ages. I mean, who has NOT …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 16 
This "Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus" Couple Costume was inspired by Mo Willems' book Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! These boys are brothers, …

Coolest C3PO and R2D2 Couple Costume 16 
I always wanted to be C3PO or R2-D2 as a kid for Halloween. Now with the help of my wife, I am able to live my childhood dream through my two boys. …

Coolest Seymour from Little Shop of Horrors Costume  
My son had just watched the "Little Shop of Horrors" movie, and decided he wanted to be Seymour while holding the plant Audrey II- like in the scene where …

Tron Costumes 2 
I made this Homemade Tron Couple Costume for me and my girlfriend. I used electroluminescent tape running off packs of AA batteries. The identity discs …

Coolest Ever Driving R2D2 Halloween Costume 14 
The whole thing started when my son wanted to be something from Star Wars, as all little boys are apt to do at some point in their childhood. We pulled …

Coolest Mickey and Mallory Knox from Natural Born Killers Couple Costume 
My husband and I decided on a Mickey and Mallory Knox from Natural Born Killers Couple Costume this year. Both of our costumes were more "found" items, …

Coolest Gone With The Wind Costume 2 
Since I was a little girl I have loved to sew and making costumes for my kids was always a lot of fun. I have also been a fan of Gone With The Wind since …

Coolest Homemade Luke Skywalker Pilot Costume 2 
To my surprise, my 5 yr. old son wanted to be Luke Skywalker as a X-Wing Pilot for Halloween (thanks to the Lego Star Wars games). Since it was not the …

Coolest Barf Costume from Spaceballs 12 
I decided that I wanted to make a costume this year instead of buying one as per usual. I started off this Homemade Barf Costume from Spaceballs with going …

Coolest Marvin the Paranoid Android Costume 
The idea for this Marvin the Paranoid Android Costume was a friend's leave/birthday party so had a sci-fi themed fancy dress so I decided because my friends …

Coolest Homemade Dark Helmet Halloween Costume 10 
I made this homemade Dark Helmet Halloween costume over the course of a couple of weeks and wound up investing a lot more hours into making it than I ever …

Coolest Homemade Princess Leia Sock Monkey Halloween Costume 6 
Homemade Princess Leia Sock Monkey Halloween Costume. Everyone loves sock monkeys as they are often a fond memory of our childhood! After speaking …

Tron Costumes 1 
I have always been fascinated by the Tron films as a child and I finally took the next step devoting my love for the films and love for Halloween into …

Coolest Homemade Herbie the Love Bug Costume  
I made this homemade Herbie the Love Bug costume when my son was 2. He was in LOVE with Herbie the Love Bug and of course, we couldn't find a single Herbie …

Coolest Homemade Miss Viola Swamp Costume 
I couldn't decide on what to be for Halloween, my daughter suggested Miss Viola Swamp a character from a children's book. So, I ordered the book from the …

Coolest Homemade Star Wars Yoda Halloween Costume Idea 50 
This homemade Star Wars Yoda Halloween costume idea was for my little boy Josiah who is 2 and a big Star Wars fan! The first this that I knew I had to …

Coolest Homemade General Grievous Halloween Costume Idea 49 
I decided to build General Grievous from Star Wars and this was my most challenging build ever! I got some pipes and parts and built the basic frame out …

Coolest Homemade Jawa Costume Ideas 48 
The Homemade Jawa Costume Ideas took us about a week and about 50 bucks. The materials we used were 4 cheap brown snuggie look alikes for the robes, two …

Coolest Teen Wolf DIY Halloween Costume 15 
Growing up, my mom never bought us any costumes; she always made them herself, and they were always amazing. So now that I am not under my mother's wings …

Coolest Tin Man DIY Halloween Costume 33 
This Tin Man DIY Halloween Costume is my version (from the Wizard of OZ). First I found an old pair of jeans, a funnel, and an old thermal shirt. Second …

Coolest Wizard of OZ Tin Man DIY Halloween Costume 32 
We decided to do a Wizard of Oz theme this year. I was elected to be the tin man. After looking for Wizard of OZ Tin Man DIY Halloween costume ideas, I …

Coolest The Shining DIY Halloween Costume 
I bought the clothes for our The Shining DIY Halloween costumes at goodwill. I wore old pajama bottoms, a beige turtleneck, my husbands green/beige plaid …

Coolest Homemade Tinman Costume 31 
What to be for Halloween this year? That was the question that spurred a marathon 20 hour pursuit for the perfect recognizable costume. It was four days …

Coolest Homemade Amy the Vampire from Fright Night Costume 
Halloween is one of my most favorite creative times of the year. I can remember watching horror movies at the age of 3 and being so in awe of the monstrous …

Wicked Witch Costumes 1 
The idea for this House That Fell On The Wicked Witch of The East Costume came from the fact that the original Wizard of Oz was released to DVD and my …

Coolest Homemade Wizard of Oz Group Costume Designs 28 
We are the official characters of the Chesterton Wizard of Oz Festival, which is the world's largest Oz-themed event. All of our Wizard of Oz group costume …

Saw the Movie Costumes 1 
Hi everyone, we decided to make this Billy the Puppet from Saw Costume because our son was almost the same height of the puppet in the Saw movie, so we …

Coolest Homemade Star Wars Costume 43 
As a Star Wars fan, I have admittedly brainwashed my kids into loving the original movies and my husband is willing to go along with our craziness! Thus …

Coolest Homemade Hangover Costume 3 
I wanted to come up with a costume that was easily recognizable, and current... this led me to the most popular movie in a long time, "The Hangover"! …

Coolest Homemade R2D2 Costume 39 
My son has CP and when he got his dynamic stander in preparation for kindergarten - I immediately thought a life size R2D2 would make him the coolest kid …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 2 
Every year my fiance, Aaron's, family has a big Halloween party and there's a costume competition. His dad and step mom always win the Best Costume Award …

Coolest Homemade Brothers Grimm Evil Queen Costume 
This Brothers Grimm Evil Queen costume was one of my first major costumes, it took months as I am not a sewer, but it was one of those things where I fell …

Coolest Homemade Caddyshack Costumes 
Caddyshack is one of our favorite movies, so why not dress as Carl Spackler? These homemade Caddyshack costumes were very easy to put together. The …

The Hangover Costumes 2 
For Halloween me and a group of my friends had this homemade hangover costume idea and decided to be the guys from the movie 'The Hangover'. For each character …

Coolest Where the Wild Things Are Group Costume 21 
Ever since I heard that 'Where the Wild Things Are' was coming out in the movies I decided to put together a costume for one of the monsters. I had seen …

Coolest Teen Wolf Homemade Costume 11 
I wore this teen wolf homemade costume to an 80's party put on for a local charity. It was a major hit with all the party goers and even won the costume …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 10 
Hello my homemade costume friends; (sorry if I make some English mistake) my name is Teddy, I live in Brazil, in a city call Iguaçu Falls. For last year …

Coolest Homemade Muskateer Costume 2 
I am a Musketeeress, as in a lady-musketeer! The sword I am holding inspired this Homemade Musketeer Costume idea. It is a souvenir that used to belong …

Coolest Homemade Rambo Costume 
I made a Homemade Rambo Costume, not a Mexican refugee as some may perceive at first glance! I happen to be a fan of weapons and of Rambo, so...walla! …

Darth Vader Costumes 1 
I started out just collecting everything I needed for this Homemade Darth Vader Costume. Going to second hand stores for leather clothing items to cut …

Coolest Homemade Darkness Costume from Legend 2 
This Homemade Darkness Costume from Legend was my second attempt at creating this iconic movie monster; Darkness from “Legend”, a fantasy movie from the …

Coolest Homemade R2D2 Star Wars Costume 31 
Over the summer, I asked my 7 year old son what he wanted to be for Halloween. After seeing Star Wars for the first time, he recently became a huge Star …

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Costume 8 
This group Spaceballs Costume was put together by myself and friends. It consists of six characters from the Spaceballs movie created by Mel Brooks that …

Stormtroopers Costumes 1 
I'm kind of a Star Wars geek, and what better to celebrate Halloween then creating my own modified storm trooper outfit! I built this Homemade Heavy Storm …

Coolest Homemade Wild Thing Halloween Costume 19 
This Wild Thing Halloween costume was no small task. The first thing I did was get a Simplicity pattern for a Raggedy Andy costume. I needed something …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 7 
I created this Spamalot Couple costume for my daughter and her boyfriend after going to see Spamalot. They wanted something different for their costume …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 3 
Based on the 1964 Rankin and Bass holiday classic Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer, the Homemade Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Character Costumes were created …

Coolest Homemade R2D2 Costume 28 
Long ago in a galaxy far, far away, a dad once said to his boy, "son, would you like daddy to make you an R2D2 costume for Halloween?" to which the boy …

Where's Waldo Costumes 1 
I had in my wardrobe a red and white stripped sweater (25$). And my friends used to call me "Where is Laurie" during one year , that's how I get the idea …

Coolest Homemade Max and Carol Costumes 18 
"Where The Wild Things Are" was my favorite book as a child and I must have read it over a hundred times as a boy. I have a three year old son now, and …

Coolest Homemade Adventures of Baron Munchausen Group Costume 
I come from a competitive family where creating the ultimate Halloween costumes every year is the goal. My sister and I in particular always try to do …

Coolest Homemade Cad Bane Costume 27 
My son dressed up as Star Wars' Cad Bane this Halloween and it was such a cool costume. I started with a brown jacket and a tan shirt, bought at the …

Coolest Homemade Mary and Ted Costume from There's Something About Mary 
This year we decided to go in a Homemade Mary and Ted Costume from There's Something About Mary. At the Halloween party we also had Warren there, but I …

Coolest Homemade Where the Wild Things are Costumes 15 
We all love so much the monsters in Where the Wild Things are and, since my twin daughter's really wanted to be two of them, I made these Homemade Where …

Coolest Homemade Where the Wild Things Are Costume 14 
I’ve made many Halloween costumes before, but when I decided this year to make the Where the Wild Things Are costume, I was not really sure what I was …

R2D2 and C3P0 Costumes 1 
This homemade R2D2 Halloween costume started off with a rubbermaid trash can. The exterior details are foam, carved to different shapes and sizes. …

Han Solo Costumes 1 
This year I decided to go all out and create a great movie icon costume, calling it Han Solo frozen in Carbonite. It started with a wooden frame held …

Coolest Homemade Polar Express and Conductor Costume 
My son is OBSESSED with The Polar Express. So when he said he wanted to be the Polar Express for Halloween, I did what any mother would do for her child. …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 4 
I dressed up as "Buddy the Elf" from the Will Ferrell movie, "Elf". I used a shirt that says "Cotton Headed Ninny Muggins", one of Buddy's favorite things …

Where the Wild Things Are Costumes 4 
This year's Halloween costume was Carol from the book "Where The Wild Things Are". I started it kind of last minute, about 8 days before Halloween. …

Coolest Homemade Tin Man Halloween Costume 19 
Each year since my son was born I try to think about a great costume for him at Halloween. Last year he was a Oompa Loompa. He was awesome. This year I …

Teen Wolf Costumes 1 
I knew I wanted to be Teen Wolf but the How-To's to make a Homemade Teen Wolf Halloween Costume on the net all seemed way too difficult and time consuming. …

Star Wars Costumes 2 
This is my daughter Olivia who is obsessed with Star Wars. She wanted a Homemade Ahsoka Tano Costume for Halloween. Of course she couldn't pick the easy …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 1 
This Homemade A League of Their Own Group Costume was an idea of mine in 1997. Sad it took so long to make it happen and get a team together, but I think …

Where the Wild Things Are Costumes 1 
This Homemade Where the Wild Things Are Halloween Couple Costume is straight from Maurice Sendak's world of imagination, no Spike Jonze here. They roar …

Flying Monkey from Wizard of Oz Costumes 1 
This year for Halloween, we wanted to dress our 2 year old English Bulldog, Goldberg, up as a Flying Monkey from the Wizard of Oz. Unfortunately, we …

Star Wars Costumes 1 
My little boy just discovered Stars Wars. It all started with the day he got a lightsaber. We then watched the original Star Wars trilogy. This inevitably …

Three Musketeers Costumes 1 
I had been wanting to do the Homemade Four Musketeers Costume for a while. I didn't want to leave my husband out either. I could not find costumes that …

Coolest Homemade Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Costume 
My son Owen had an obsession with letters and fonts. And he was never too into Halloween. This Homemade Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Costume is the first costume …

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Halloween Costume 6  
This Homemade Spaceballs Halloween Costume took a lot of time to make, especially Lord Dark Helmet's. Lord Dark Helmet's costume was made out of a witch's …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 13 
Being the huge Tarantino fans that we are, my boyfriend, my best friend and myself decided to be Vincent Vega (John Travolta), Jules Winnifield (Samuel …

Coolest Samara: The Ring Costume 5 
This idea for a Samara: The Ring Costume comes from the very popular horror movie "The Ring." I spent a couple weeks getting the costume to look exactly …

Superbad Costumes 1 
This Seth from SuperBad costume took literally one day to make. I ordered the wig. The shirt was a pajama top found at a clothing store, then I used …

Wizard of Oz Costumes 1 
I based my costume off of Glinda's Bubble dress in the Broadway musical Wicked. The skirt has 14 layers and about 25,000 sequins which were all sewn on …

Wizard of Oz Costumes 2 
Our family went as Shrek and gang in 2007 and I was dared to top my Shrek. To do so, I could only think of cross-dressing, but didn't want to do anything …

Coolest X-Wing Pilot Halloween Costume 14 
X-Wing Pilot Costume My son decided he wanted to be an X-wing pilot for Halloween, so after looking at multiple Star Wars photos on the internet, here …

Coolest Where the Wild Things Are Halloween Costumes 
MAX: I purchased adult sized footed-pajamas and made several alterations to recreate Max's "Wolf Pajamas." A hole was cut at the back where a black …

Sweeney Todd Costumes 1 
This year I was Mrs. Lovett from Sweeney Todd. I studied several photographs of her costume and tried to recreate it as close as possible (even down to …

Coolest Seven Deadly Sins Halloween Costume 
The idea I got was for a Seven Deadly Sins Halloween costume for one person. It was comprised of elements representing each of the sins: Pride, Lust, …

Samara from the Ring Costumes 1 
The TV sequence in The Ring is the scariest moment in any film which I have seen so I decided that the Ring costume would make an ideal costume for this …

Three Amigos Costumes 1 
I've always wanted to make this Three Amigos costume ever since I saw the movie years ago. I just had to figure out how I was going to pull it off. And …

Coolest Samara Costume 4 
I was Samara from the movie The Ring coming out of the well. The Samara costume took me quite a while to create. The wall of the well is made up of three …

Coolest Spaceballs Costume 5 
DARK HELMET (AKA my mother!) Its a cat litter box! No joke. There were some really good ideas for Spaceballs costumes on this site, but we only had …

Coolest Ewok Costume 10 
For my daughter’s first Halloween I was adamant that she not wear a stereotypical store-bought baby costume. No bugs. No flowers. No pets. No, she …

Coolest Peter and the Wolf Costume 
For Christmas this year, my parents gave my son a record player and all my LP records. He fell in love with ‘Peter and the Wolf’ and ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 8 
This is my Adventure Book (Pirate) character costume from The Pagemaster movie I made for my Son Joshua. I started with a cardboard frame and glued …

Dorothy from Wizard of Oz Costumes 1 
After watching the Wizard of Oz more times than I care to recall, my daughter announced she wanted to be Dorothy for Halloween. Since I'm able to sew a …

Coolest Hitchcock Costume - Tippy from The Birds 
I wanted to make a unique costume that people would recognize, but would stand out from the crowd. I love Alfred Hitchcock so Tippy from "The Birds" was …

Coolest Men in Black Theme Costume 1 
For our son's first Halloween (2006), he had an NG tube due to a health issue. We decided to incorporate it into our Halloween costume and made him an …

Wizard of Oz Costume 6 
The whole Wizard of Oz costume idea got started when my sister-in-law lent my son a homemade lion costume she had made several years ago for her son. Then …

Spaceballs Costumes 1 
These Spaceballs Costumes were easy. Not to much work, just a bit of thrift store shopping, sewing, measuring and cutting and gluing. Dark Helmet …

Coolest Lollipop Guild Munchkin Costume 
Every year I try to beat the prior years' original costume! This year I decided on one of the munchkins for my 4 year old son, who not better then the …

Coolest Something About Mary Couple Costume 4 
My Mom has a party every year so we dressed up as "Something About Mary". Mary Costume: Mom bought a simple red dress at a thrift shop, got a short …

Coolest Rocky and Mr. T Couple Costume 2 
As huge Rocky fans, my buddy and I decided to create costumes modeled after the Rocky III movie starring Sylvester Stallone and Mr. T. We gathered …

Coolest T-X Terminator Costume 5 
After countless days... weeks and months I finally decided to go through with my idea of doing T-X/Terminatrix (the female terminator in Terminator 3: …

Coolest Count Orlok Costume 
My Costume was an Orlok... The Gloves and Mask are made of Silicone... The Coat and Cloak were made by my wife from McCall patterns and took 3 weeks to …

Coolest Columbia Rocky Horror Picture Show Costume 3 
I have wanted to construct a Columbia Rocky Horror Picture Show Costume for quite a number of years, and this year I was finally able to. The costume is …

Coolest Wizard of Oz Group Costume 22 
We're the Homemade Wizard of Oz Group Costume with the Lady Lion! We made these costumes entirely with the exception of the scarecrow shirt and pants - …

Star Wars Costumes 4 
This is my Homemade Obi Wan Kenobi Costume that I have used on a number of different parties and always gets a waggle or two. This costume is really simple …

Smokey the Bandit Costumes 1 
One of the best 70’s movies of all time (in my opinion) is Smokey and the Bandit. From the 77’ Trans Am to the eighteen wheeler carrying a truck load …

Coolest Spaceballs Group Costume 13 
There were seven and a half of us who all got together to do a Homemade Spaceballs Group Costume. I was Asshole/Spaceball. I made the helmet from an outdoor …

Coolest Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Costume 
After reading several Hunter S. Thompson books over the summer, I became a huge fan of not only his gonzo style of writing, but also his characters that …

Coolest Hanging with Saw Illusion Costume 5 
Spent $30 on costume, items without $$ next to them I had already from home or previous years. Bought everything from Goodwill. Items: 'Saw' mask …

Shaun of the Dead Costumes 1 
We love Shaun of the dead ! So, we bought black pants, a white shirt and a red tie from the Thrift store. A name badge was bought from the Dollar store …

Teen Wolf Costumes 4 
This year my friend had a Halloween party, we had it the week before so I made a Homemade Teen Wolf Costume inspired by the prom scene from the original …

Coolest Terminator 2 Costume 
This is my Terminator 2 costume/life-sized that I finally completed. This was the most difficult and time consuming creation to date, but the end results …

Coolest Kids Max the King Costume 26 
My daughter wanted to be "Max the King" from "Where the Wild Things Are". I could not find a costume anywhere so I had to whip it together. She already …

Coolest Homemade Bird Attack Costume 12 
I made this Homemade Bird Attack Costume on VERY short notice. It was a week before Halloween and a local hangout was having a contest but I didn't hear …

Wayne's World Costumes 1 
Wayne's World was always one of my favourite movies when I was growing up, so with Halloween around the corner my roommate and I decided to dress as Wayne …

There's Something About Mary Costumes 1 
There's Something About Mary Costume was a costume that I actually wore to work. I work at a creative advertising agency and each year there are contests …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 5 
We started the annual process of picking out what to be for Halloween this year and could not figure it out for the life of us. We took a trip to the local …

Wizard of Oz Costumes 6 
First I confess, I did borrow the Dorothy Costume so technically all I did was add some braids and red shoes. But the rest of this Homemade Wizard of Oz …

Coolest Captain Underpants Costume 
This Homemade Captain Underpants Costume was made by myself completely. I used a white pair of thermal underwear dyed flesh colored. Foam padding sewed …

Teen Wolf Costumes 3 
I bought the shorts, vest and socks on line to start with the look of this Homemade Teen Wolf Costume. Next was the hair, oh the hair! I bought 4 cheap …

Yoda Costumes 1 
The charm of this Homemade Yoda Costume was entirely due to the size of the child. My son was almost 2 and he was just the height and had the perfect waddle …

Coolest Wizard of Oz Family Costume 19 
We decided to go dressed as a Homemade Wizard of Oz Family Costume this year. You wouldn't believe how much people loved our costumes and they were very …

Teen Wolf Costumes 2 
I had decided to go for the Homemade Teen Wolf Costume after viewing this web site. I wasn't sure what to go as. I wanted maximum impact for the party …

Coolest Samara Morgan Costume 11 
I made this Samara costume this past Halloween for myself. I purchased an old gown and black house shoes. I wanted something that looked old school …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 6 
For Halloween, I channeled the ringleader of the Purple Cobras--the most dangerous dodgeball entity known to man! How I made this Homemade White Goodman …

Coolest Homemade Toto Dog Costume 38 
My children decided they wanted the family to do the Wizard of OZ theme this year for Halloween. We certainly did not want to leave the dog out of the …

Wizard of Oz Costumes 5 
My children decided they wanted the family to do the Wizard of OZ theme this year for Halloween. After checking out store bought costumes I decided I could …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 15 
One of my favorite movies of all time has to be Heavyweights! I watch it quite often and seeing it recently gave me the idea of a homemade Tony Perkis …

Coolest Jango and Boba Fett Homemade Couple Halloween Costume Idea 51 
My kids are both HUGE Star Wars fans and wanted to be these cool bounty hunters for Halloween. I started pricing out costumes and was shocked! I did find …

Coolest Homemade Mr Mistoffelees Costume Idea 
My children love the musical Cats. My daughter insisted on being Mr. Mistoffelees. She already had the black shirt and legging pants from last year when …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 14 
We went to see Nanny McPhee Returns at the movies and afterwards my 4 year old daughter said 'that is who I want to be for Halloween!'. I was so glad …

Coolest Homemade C3P0 and R2D2 Couple Halloween Costume 47 
I am Toby and I made the homemade C3P0 costume you see in the pictures. I started with a used 2-piece navy dress suit, and tried a few different types …

Coolest Homemade Luke Skywalker X-Wing Pilot Costume 46  
Homemade Luke Skywalker X-Wing Pilot costume... This costume and accessories were all homemade (except light saber). We used bright orange cotton fabric …

Coolest Homemade Cousin Eddie from Christmas Vacation Costume 
I am a big fan of the movie Christmas Vacation and I wanted to recreate my favorite character Cousin Eddie for Halloween. I went on Ebay and found a short …

Coolest Homemade Tron Costume 2 
The homemade Tron costume idea was derived from the internet sensation Tron Guy after seeing him get a web redemption on Tosh.0. I actually contacted Tron …

Coolest Homemade Yoda Costume 45 
This homemade Yoda costume was actually a really easy and really cheap costume to make but ended up being quite effective. I bought a plain plastic …

Queen Amidala Costumes 1 
Here is my Homemade Queen Amidala Costume. Made with love, passion and realism. Each item was reproduced with high quality items. The character has been …

Coolest Homemade Dorothy and Wizard of Oz Group Costume 29 
This is a Dorothy and Wizard of Oz Group Costume. I made Dorthy's gingham dress from a simple dress pattern. For more effect I added a shiny white sateen …

The Hangover Costumes 1 
I decided to be Alan from the Hangover for Halloween seeing as it is probably the funniest movie of all time (in my opinion), and it wasn't one of those …

Wizard of Oz Costumes 4 
My friends and I love the Wizard of Oz and we wanted to dress as a group last year so we all went as different Wiz characters! Everyone except for …

Hitchcock's The Birds Costumes 2 
OK, first you have to go to your local thrift store or Goodwill, if that fails go to a store called 'Jomar'- that's were I got my dress. You need a blonde …

Coolest Homemade Carol from Where The Wild Things Are Costume 23 
Fall was in the air, which meant it was time to start thinking of what or who to be for Halloween. As I was starting to come up with costume ideas I was …

Coolest Homemade Teen Wolf Costume 13 
"Give Me A Keg Of Beer!!!" I turned 30 in Sep. 2010 and decided to throw a big ol' 80s famous fancy dress party to celebrate. It was an easy choice of …

Coolest Alan from The Hangover Costume 2 
This is my Alan from The Hangover Costume. The wig and the beard is something you can find at any Halloween costume store (10 bucks for the beard hair, …

Where the Wild Things Are Costumes 3 
This Where the Wild Things Are Costume was a huge hit at our church’s Trunk or Treat party. I had the idea of making this costume for my son due to the …

R2D2 and C3P0 Costumes 2 
We had so much fun with this Homemade R2D2 Costume. My son wore a white sweatshirt and sweatpants underneath. The body of the costume is a white Rubber …

Coolest Homemade Blithe Spirit Costume 
This Homemade Blithe Spirit Costume was my entry in the 2009 Toms River, New Jersey Halloween Parade. Mr. Charles Nelson Blythe, a ghost himself, perpetually …

Princess Leia Costumes 1 
This Homemade Princess Leia Costume was very inexpensive. My son wanted my husband and I to match his "theme" and I didn't want to spend additional on …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 11 
I made the coat for this Homemade Lara Croft from Tomb Raider Costume. The rest was either borrowed or thrown together from what I already owned. The coat …

Teen Wolf Costumes 5 
Where to start?! Ever since I saw Teen Wolf as a kid I've always wanted to make and wear the costume. So for Halloween 2008 I set about figuring out how …

Star Wars Costumes 3 
The Star Wars Tie Fighter with Tie Fighter Jet was a little intense but ultimately the end result was better than expected. I re-used an old Boppy pillow …

Samara from the Ring Costumes 2 
Voici la description pour le costume Homemade SAMARA Costume dans le film "LE CERCLE" 9 main : -Tout d'abord j'ai acheté des colants blanc que j'ai …

Titanic Costumes 1 
With this Titanic Ghost Halloween costume, I felt like a celebrity. I attended a Halloween party at the local fire department and won “Best Costume". …

Coolest Homemade Indiana Jones Couple Costume 5 
This Halloween, my girlfriend and I wanted to do a couple's costume, but we wanted to steer clear of the typical Halloween cliches. Since we're both big …

Coolest Homemade Carol Costume from Where the Wild Things Are 16 
Throughout nursery and early grade school, my favorite book had always been Where the Wild Things Are, by Maurice Sendak. Many years later, I couldn’t …

Jawa Costumes 1 
The robe for my son's Homemade Star Wars Jawa Costume started out being made with monk's cloth and dyed brown with rit dye (which took forever). We had …

Where the Wild Things Are Costumes 2 
I've always been a fan of WTWTA, but when I saw the trailer with one of my favorite Arcade Fire song's playing I was enchanted! So months ago I started …

Coolest Homemade Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Costume 10 
When my son was younger he enjoyed dressing up as animals. This year (2007) he wanted a Homemade Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Costume. I used a child-sized …

Coolest Homemade Max King of the Wild Things Costume 7 
I have always loved the story 'Where the Wild Things Are' and with the movie just out it seemed like the perfect costume for our 17 month old son Sampson. …

Coolest Homemade Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett Couple Costume 6 
Our Homemade Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett Couple Costume was formulated the day before Halloween and could not have come out better! Ransacking various …

Coolest Homemade R2D2 Star Wars Costume 17 
We used a new 32 gallon trash can, spray paint for plastic, pin striping, mom's best mixing bowl, some stick on lights, soft black fleece, a utility knife …

Coolest Homemade Max and Where the Wild Things Are Monster Costume 3 
This is our Homemade Max and Where the Wild Things Are Monster Costume. The Max costume started with McCalls pattern M5956. I used soft stretchable fleece …

Terminator Costumes 1 
I made the Homemade Terminator Costume from the movie “T2: Judgment Day”. I am a huge fan of the Terminator movies and T2 was the best one ever made (even …

Wizard of Oz Costumes 3 
There was actually 12 of us all of us, different characters from Wizard of Oz but I cant find that picture of the Wizard of Oz Group Costume right now. …

Movie and Book Character Costumes 12 
This Homemade Soggy Bottom Boys Costume was based on the Soggy Bottom Boys from the move "Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?". I called it "The Soggy Rotten …

Sweeney Todd Costumes 2 
Last year my husband and I were inspired by Tim Burton's version of the musical Sweeney Todd Demon Barber, but the ready-to-wear costumes for Sweeney were …

Coolest Three Amigos Costume 2 
This Three Amigos Costume was so much fun! I took Black buttondown shirts and shortened them to make the jackets and then free-hand drew on the symbols …

Coolest Slapshot Costume 
Every year we attend this Halloween party down in Newport RI which is the best party I have ever been to and I recommend it to anyone reading this. You …

Hitchcock's The Birds Costumes 1 
I wanted to think of something original, that if I went to the bar I wouldn't see at least three of me walking around. Originally I wanted to be an airline …

Hitchcock's The Birds Costumes 3 
My office had a party and our theme was horror films so I decided to go as Tippi Hedren from Alfred Hitchcock movie "The Birds." I found the green …

Darth Maul Costumes 1 
My sister-in-law likes her parties to have themes, and the theme of this particular party was "lost in space". I had a Darth Maul mask from a previous …

Coolest Homemade Underdog Costume 
My son decided to be Underdog after seeing the movie. The Underdog costume turned out so cute. I used a plain ol' long sleeved red shirt, and I cut …



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