Once Upon a Time Rumplestiltskin Costume

Once Upon a Time Rumplestiltskin Costume

I love Once Upon a Time. Rumple is my favorite male character. So my wife and I decided to create the first season costumes of Belle and Rumple for the next comic con. It turned out to be a labor of love for me to create Rumple. I started off visiting the used clothing shop. … Read more

Severus Snape Boggart Costume from Harry Potter

Severus Snape Boggart Costume from Harry Potter

Here’s my Harry Potter Severus Snape Boggart costume. I started this costume with a trip to Value World used clothing to search for the 2 piece woman’s suit. I found a jacket and a matching skirt to fit me. I also picked up 2 big stuffed Easter bunnies and a Teddy Bear to use to … Read more

Chronos DC Comics Villain Cosplay Costume

Chronos DC Comics Villain Cosplay Costume

This is my latest old school Cosplay from 1964 Chronos ‘The time bandit’. The DC comics villain in Atom comics. The Atom is on the bag trapped on a clock. It was an easy costume to make; this is how i made it: The mask was cut and sewn from a white stretch shirt. The … Read more

Cool Homemade Loki Costume from Marvel Comics

Cool Homemade Loki Costume from Marvel Comics

This is what Thor’s evil brother Loki looked like when we first meet him in Journey into Mystery #85. I wanted to make a Loki costume but I did not want to use the movie version. So I went old school. 1962 the costume was all made from scratch. This was my 1st time doing … Read more

Cool Homemade Guardians of the Universe Costume

Cool Homemade Guardians of the Universe Costume

This costume is a Cosmic being from the Green Lantern. I fashioned it from the 1960’s version in the comic books. It was very easy to make and not very expensive. I picked up the robe at the Used clothing store for a couple of dollars. I had to make some modifications such as adding … Read more

Eternity Costume from Marvel Comics

Eternity Costume from Marvel Comics

Who dares summon Eternity? Eternity is a Marvel comics Cosmic being from Dr Strange comics. I started this costume with a trip to the value clothing store around Halloween. There I picked up the basic black material to start with. I used 5 ghoul costumes as a start because I found one had a pants … Read more

Fantastic Four Couples Costume

Fantastic Four Couples Costume

I got this idea for a fantastic four couples costume from a challenge someone posted on a superhero forum. I wanted to see if I could create a Fantastic Four Human Torch costume that could “flame on”. I searched around the internet and could not find anything that was exactly the look I was searching for. … Read more

Original Gender Bender Halloween Costume

I wanted to do something special this year so I chose the “Gender” Bender. For Bender I spent a lot of time on Benders head. It was impor

I wanted to do something special this year so I chose the “Gender” Bender. For Bender I spent a lot of time on Bender’s head. It was important to get the right look. The cutting of the cardboard visor was a tricky part. The head is constructed of cardboard rolled and taped. The dome of … Read more

Original Rosie the Robot from the Jetsons Halloween Costume

I was looking for something special for my wife’s costume when I came across the Rosie the Robot idea. So I made a trip to the recycling center

I was looking for something special for my wife’s costume when I came across the Rosie the Robot from the Jetsons idea. So I made a trip to the recycling center to pick up some large pieces of cardboard. Then I went to the store to pick up 3 rolls of blue duct tape for … Read more

Coolest Gilligan Costume

I was a big fan of Gilligan’s Island as a child so I decided that when we went to Disney World for Halloween that I was going to make a Gilliga

I was a big fan of Gilligan’s Island as a child so I decided that when we went to Disney World for Halloween that I was going to make a Gilligan costume to wear. So I started checking out the local Thrift Stores for something to work with. I really hit the jackpot when I … Read more

Coolest Zorro the Gay Blade Costume

coolest Zorro the Gay Blade Costume

One of my favorite comedies stars George Hamilton as Zorro and Zorro the Gay Blade. The costumes are great in the movie. So I wanted to make one. I started by going to the Thrift Stores and seeing what I could find for the Gay Blade costume. There I found what I needed. I found … Read more