A Working Slot Machine Costume

A Working Slot Machine Costume

I liked the idea of being a slot machine but I wanted something that would actually work.  I made the box out of insulation board which I then covered in aluminum shelving paper from Lowes.  I ordered actual slot machine reel pictures from eBay which I put on plastic cylinders I found.  The wheels spun … Read more

Original Snow Globe Costume (That Really Snows!)

Original Snow Globe Costume (That Really Snows!)

I decided about two days after Halloween that the next year I wanted to be a snow globe.  Not just a snow globe, but a functioning snow globe.  Lucky for me I was able to combine my craftiness with my husband’s electrical engineering brain to make that happen.  However, it turned out to be a … Read more

Coolest DIY Peacock Halloween Costume

DIY Peacock Halloween Costume

I was trying to find a fun, cute costume for Halloween and after looking everywhere I decided I’d make my own DIY Peacock Halloween costume. I started by ordering a peacock designed corset online as well as about 350 real Peacock feathers. I checked multiple sites and www.featherstore.com was not only the cheapest but had … Read more