Coolest Lamb / Sheep Costume

Homemade Lamb / Sheep Costume

Here is what I used to make this costume: Cotton balls – 350 (2.5 bags – 140 cotton balls in 1 bag) White hooded jacket 1 black felt for ears (white materials for ears from jackets sleeves) 1 -8oz “Fabri-Tac” glue Covers for shoes from sleeves leftovers Shopping – 2h + 2.5h work Good Luck!

Coolest Blue Turtle Costume

Homemade Blue Turtle Costume

My daughter had to dress up as her favorite character from a book for literacy week at school. She chose the book “Because a Little Bug Went Kachoo” and wanted to be the turtle. She wanted the turtle to be blue. So for her Blue Turtle costume I took a wire wreath frame and covered … Read more

Coolest DIY Peacock Halloween Costume Ideas

Homemade DIY Peacock Halloween Costume Ideas

Each year I try to top what I made the year before and these DIY Peacock Halloween Costume Ideas are by far my favorite. I usually make costumes for my two best friends and myself each Halloween. About a year ago, we were discussing what we wanted to be for the next Halloween. We talked … Read more

Coolest Homemade Peacock Girl’s Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Peacock Girl's Halloween Costume Idea

My daughter was determined to be a peacock this year for Halloween. So after searching online for a Homemade Peacock Girl’s Halloween Costume Idea and not finding anything I liked I decided to make it myself. To make the feathered tail I first cut out a piece of cardboard to the width of my daughters … Read more

Coolest Homemade Skunk Flower Costume

Homemade Skunk Flower Costume

The picture attached is of my step daughter, Tayce of Gaston, SC. She wanted to be a Skunk for Halloween, so I made her a homemade skunk costume and you can call her “Flower” (from the movie Bambi). This Skunk Flower Costume was easily made out of a black hood sweatshirt and pants, white fur … Read more

Easy Homemade Zebra Costume

Homemade Zebra Costume

My daughter is a zebra lover. She only wanted to be a zebra for Halloween. The costumes at the store and online were designed for babies and toddlers, she being 5 was not going to fit. So Super Mom to the rescue. After many attempts and failed ideas, EUREKA!!! Needed items… black leotard and black … Read more

Cute DIY Peacock Costume for a Girl

Coolest Peacock Costume

I wanted to make my daughter something unique for Halloween, so I came up with this peacock costume! I purchased a plain black leotard and sewed a feather boa around neck and wristbands. I also sewed two peacock feathers on bust area and a sequin band running down the front. For skirt I made a … Read more

Original Homemade Peacock Costume for a Woman

Homemade Peacock Costume

Two years in the making and I finally was able to be a peacock for Halloween! I had this vision of being a peacock but I really wanted to be able to flip my tail up and down as I pleased. I visited this site and love the peacock costume you guys did here. It … Read more

Coolest DIY Bat Costume for a Girl

Homemade Bat Costume

My daughter wanted to be a bat and wanted the wings to move. So I came up with the idea of using a black umbrella for the wings. I just dressed her in a black dress, black tights, black boots. I purchased the black umbrella from the dollar store and then I cut it in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Chicken Couple Costume

Homemade Chicken Couple Costume

I made this Homemade Chicken Couple Costume for my daughter after hours of searching for a unique and original costume online. I used a couple ideas I saw online and mixed them all together to come up with this costume. I started out by using a large over-sized white zipper front hooded sweatshirt (I used … Read more

Coolest Flamingo DIY Costume

Homemade Flamingo Costume

Everything on this Homemade Flamingo Costume is completely handmade and bought at either Hobby Lobby or Joann’s. The body suit is made from pink panne fabric. I found this very good to work with because it’s stretchy so I didn’t have to make the measurements exactly right. The skirt is a variation of a tutu … Read more

Awesome Homemade Sexy Peacock Costume

Peacock Costume

I decided to make my own peacock costume after searching through all the ones for women on the internet that look identical. I ordered tons of genuine peacock feathers online, and started my costume. I sewed a bodice to which I hot glued the feathers to. Then I utilized the long feathers for the back … Read more

Cute Do-it-Yourself Peacock Costume

Homemade Peacock Costume

Hi, this was my 2009 homemade peacock costume worn in Vegas. My girlfriend was a flamingo and I was a peacock. We used hot glue and more feathers than I can count to attach the feathers onto booty shorts, corset, and bra. I used peacock and blue ostrich feathers, as well as a cheap turquoise … Read more

Coolest Homemade Peacock Unique Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Peacock Unique Halloween Costume Idea

After being inspired by several peacock costumes on this site, I decided to make my Homemade Peacock Unique Halloween Costume Idea. I wanted to come back and share my results. I bought the dress at Macy’s. I ordered 50 feathers (30”-35”) online for $20. Originally, I tried to sew and glue the feathers onto the … Read more

Coolest Peacock Costume with Peacock Feathers

Coolest Peacock Costume

To make this Peacock Costume, I bought a corset, around 35 feathers, 4 packs of blue feathers, ribbon, velcro and a hot glue gun. The corset, I ordered off of eBay, the feathers, ribbon and velcro were all from a local craft store. To start, I hot glued all of the blue feathers onto the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Perky Peacock Costume

Homemade Perky Peacock Costume

I started my Perky Peacock costume by purchasing real peacock feathers in bulk on the internet. To create the tail, I took a foam disc and started poking the feathers into it. I shortened some to help create the fan look. I also cut two holes in the disc, through which to stick the pink … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pirate and Parrot Costume

Homemade Pirate and Parrot Costume

Pirates and parrots go together like peas and carrots. Well, sometimes they do, other times they fight like cats and dogs (or at least at my house). Although not used for Halloween, my boys dressed as a pirate and parrot for a costume contest (the boys finished in the pairs contest). The pirate was sewn … Read more

Dog Costumes

This was a very easy no sew Dalmatian. I went to the Goodwill and got long shirt and pants in white for about $4. Went to Wal-Mart and got fuzziest black material about a yard of for about $3 and a black head band for $1. We had a pair of fuzzy black mittens. I … Read more

Lion Costume #2

I made this lion costume for my oldest son (pictured with the blue eyes) for his first Halloween in 2004. His “love” was (and still is) a lion so I thought it’d be fun to make his costume a lion as well. I used a pattern, tan fleece and five 5-1/2 yards of ribbon. (Yes … Read more

Parrot Costume

I used felt material of yellow, red and green colors for this parrot costume. Cut them out like feathers and then did similar work for the tail. Sewed the wings on to a sweat shirt and made the tail with a string to tie at the waist. I used a monkey cap for the head … Read more

Coolest Three Little Pigs Costume

Homemade Three Little Pigs Costume

We have twins and a singleton and are always looking for “3” ideas. We started with pink turtlenecks and leggings from Old Navy. I purchased the felt pig masks from a craft site and then copied them to make one more so that I could be the Mother Pig. I also ended up making one … Read more