Coolest Chicken DIY Halloween Costume Idea

Chicken DIY Halloween Costume Idea

For my son’s chicken DIY Halloween costume idea I bought 2 white turtlenecks and cut down the back several inches, glued the shirts together and the bottom seam and put stuffing in between the layers so he was fluffy, then I bought 2 white boa’s and hot glued them around the shirt, I also made … Read more

Cool Owl Costume

Coolest Owl Costume

My daughter wanted to be an owl for Halloween, but I didn’t like any of the owl costumes I’d seen online, so I decided to make my own homemade owl costume. I’m an art director, so my computer skills are pretty good, but I have zero sewing skills. I figured out a way to make … Read more

Coolest Homemade Peacock Adult Halloween Costume

Homemade Peacock Adult Halloween Costume

I woke up two days before Halloween and decided that I wanted a Homemade Peacock Adult Halloween Costume this year! But I wanted to be original and not spend too much money. I had the top from years back which worked really well as it looked like the skin of a peacock with its iridescent … Read more

Coolest Homemade Peacock Costume with Peacock Feather Fan

Homemade Peacock Costume

After looking at various peacock costumes around the inter webs, I decided the build my Homemade Peacock Costume on a peacock fan. From there, I added about 60 more peacock feathers, trimmed to various lengths, with hot glue. I used several of the end pieces I cut off to make cross bars for stability. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Counting Sheep Group Costume

I just wanna be a sheep... bababa

This Counting Sheep group costume was very easy and cheep; it was a little time-consuming but, with two pairs of hands, things go faster. We averaged per costume six to seven bags of 300 cotton balls, five to six packets of glue packs and an old dress or shirt. We all wore black tights and … Read more

Coolest Peacock DIY Costume with Peacock Feathers

Homemade Peacock Costume

I have always loved peacocks, and when my very talented co-worker agreed to help make a Homemade Peacock Costume, I was all over it! I had to order a couple hundred peacock feathers from the internet, and she bought the material. The funny thing is, the material was purchased from an Indian store which smelled … Read more

Sexy Peacock Homemade Costume

Sexy Peacock

After looking online for “sexy” Halloween costumes, I decided that they all looked the same and wanted to be something a bit more creative this year. I looked for peacock costume ideas online, but didn’t really like one in particular, so I decided to just put something together myself and hope it looked okay. I … Read more

Cool Homemade Tiger Costume

Homemade Tiger Costume

I printed off a tiger pattern for my Homemade Tiger Costume, went out and bought orange, yellow, white and black face paint. My sister and I are both artists, so I drew out the design on a small drawing of me and let my sister paint me. The white was sponged on first, then the … Read more

Coolest Frog Costume

Homemade Frog on a Lilly Pad Costume

My son loves frogs. This year he wanted to be a “Cool” frog. So I started working on his costume. First I made the Lilly pad from a piece of cardboard (found the cardboard at a furniture store). I cut it out and attached the rope. I bought two sweatshirts at a thrift store. Cut … Read more

Coolest Flamingo Homemade Costume

Flamingo Costume

My niece goes to a Christian school and their theme for Halloween was Noah’s Ark. So you had to come as an animal. Well my brother is a very creative Dad and he wanted her to be an animal no one else would go as. So he asked her what she wanted to be and … Read more

Coolest Tiger Costume Idea

Tiger Costume Idea

Well my friend was having a “touch of animal print” themed night out… so I decided to go all out and go as a Zebra. As you can clearly see zebra print was more a challenge to get hold of so a tiger costume was the answer! The body piece is made from an all … Read more

Cute DIY Owl Costume

Homemade Owl Costume

My five year old wanted to be an owl but I can’t sew. I managed to get this ensemble together with about $20 worth of felt, foam board, ribbon, craft feathers, and a cheap pair of plastic novelty glasses (with the plastic lenses popped out). Other items used to construct the owl costume: x-acto knife, … Read more

Cute DIY Parrot Costume

Homemade Parrot Costume

This Homemade Parrot Costume was such a fun time. A fun time to make and a fun time to wear. My most favorite part was the rubber gloves on the feet! I had some basic flats on then just slid yellow rubber gloves over them. I was able to walk around all night without foot … Read more

Coolest DIY Peacock Costume for a Woman

Homemade Peacock Costume

Every Halloween my husband makes his own costume and they are always fantastic, I have always purchased mine… this year I decided to make my own too and I had SO MUCH FUN! I decided to be a Homemade Peacock Costume! I started by sourcing out some real peacock feathers (we found a local farm … Read more

Coolest Deer Costume

Homemade Deer Costume

Our seven year old didn’t want to be a “deer” — he wanted to be a BIG BUCK! The “skin” is a faux suede blanket sewn to make arm and leg holes. A little fake white fur to make him a White Tail, a HUGE homemade rack of antlers made of Styrofoam and painted brown … Read more

Coolest Couple Koala and Tree Costume

Homemade Couple Koala and Tree Costume

We decided to come up with a cheap, home-made costume with supplies we already had around the house. It was easy to cut out felt leaves for my husband’s part–a eucalyptus tree– which he created by taping cut-out felt leaves to his brown shirt and hat using heavy-duty, double-sided picture mounting tape. My koala costume … Read more

Coolest Peacock Costume

Homemade Peacock Costume

I actually looked at this site before I started designing for some ideas. This site is so helpful! This Homemade Peacock Costume was by far my favorite costume I’ve ever worn. I got tons of compliments on it and random strangers always wanted my picture. The TAIL: This is the best part. The key is … Read more

Coolest Toddler Beaver Costume

HomemadeToddler Beaver Costume

This Homemade Toddler Beaver Costume started with s brown zip up hoodie & brown sweat pants. I then purchased some faux fur which I cut for a patch on the chest, cut strips for the cuffs, a couple smaller strip for eyebrow & a strip to put around the tail in the back. Oh, and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Deer Caught in Headlights Couple Costume

Homemade Deer Caught in Headlights Couple Costume

This year my husband and I went as a ‘Deer Caught in Headlights’. This homemade deer caught in headlights couple costume was perfect, unique, clever, and homemade. To make the Deer, I bought a large, brown long-sleeved T-shirt, some white faux fur at the craft store, and some deer antlers. A little black make-up on … Read more

Coolest Bat Costume

Coolest Bat Costume

My bat costume has so fun to make! I cut up one umbrella and sewed the halves to a black long sleeved shirt. I removed the stick from the umbrella and carefully sliced the rest of the umbrella in half. I sewed the umbrella to my shirt, and let the metal poles stick out of … Read more

Coolest Homemade Blue Bird Halloween Costume

Homemade Blue Bird Halloween Costume

My 6 yr son wanted to be a Blue Bird for Halloween. I was obsessed about it for months trying to figure out how to do it and not make it too foofy. After taking ideas from a few on-line searches and my own ideas, I came up with this Homemade Blue Bird Halloween Costume … Read more

Coolest Cat DIY Costume

Homemade Cat Costume

This Cat Costume I went overboard with but I had a lot of fun. First I ordered a body suit(white) which I ended up spray painting (maroon, orange, yellow and black) as well as going over with permanent marker for detail on the outfit. I also sprayed some yarn which I sewed on the shoulders … Read more

DIY Chicken Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Chicken Halloween Costume

I really enjoy Halloween and getting dressed up every year. This time I had a bet from a friend when I had asked what I should be this year. His suggestion….be a Bird! So I started thinking about a Homemade Chicken Halloween Costume and I started with a 1 piece gymnastics suit for my body … Read more

Coolest Homemade Jedi Bat Chicken Costume

Homemade Jedi Bat Chicken Costume

Marco, age 6, didn’t want to be an ordinary chicken. He wanted to be the most respected superhero chicken. He wanted a Homemade Jedi Bat Chicken Costume! The costume is made of a white leotard for the body, white boas for the feathers, red stockings for the legs, rubber gloves for the feet and, of … Read more