Parrot Costume

I’ve wanted to dress up like a pirate for years. Now that I have a child I had the perfect excuse! I decided that she would be my parrot so for her parrot costume I first bought a red one piece outfit on EBay. Then I bought coordinating felt in four colors. I created a … Read more

Coolest Skunk Costume

Flower the Skunk from "Bambi" Costume

For this skunk costume I used a Skunk pattern found at my local fabric store and altered the pattern by adding the elastic on the cuffs rather then the non slip fabric on the feet (like pajamas). I then attached the tail with Velcro so it could be removed while sitting.

Coolest Homemade Skunk Halloween Costume

Homemade Skunk Halloween Costume

This is a cute and simple Homemade Skunk Halloween Costume to make for your little one. My daughter Madeline, 4, wanted to be a skunk for Halloween. My mother in law is great with costumes and agreed to make the costume for her. Here is the pattern for the costume. You will need the following: … Read more

Pretty Homemade Peacock Halloween Costume

Homemade Peacock Halloween Costume

As soon as I heard my girlfriend was going to have a Halloween costume party, I started my search for the perfect costume. After many hours on the internet, I had found nothing. It was all the same overly priced, cheaply made, extremely revealing costumes-in-a-bag. I wanted to be tastefully sexy, not trashy. I finally … 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

Cow Costume

My mom made this cow for my son, but I saved it and each of my girls has worn it too. She made a little body suit jumper out of a cow print material with Velcro to hold the back of the costume shut. The hood has white felt horns and hooks under the chin … Read more

Lion Costume #6

For my son’s first adventure with trick-or-treating I decided to make him a lion costume. His room has two murals of African animals so I thought this was perfect. I purchased tan fleece for the pants, top and hood and brown felt for the mane around the head. I also purchased fleece for the mane … Read more

Parrot Costume

This baby parrot costume was a last minute idea to match the pirate costumes my partner and I wore. It came together quite well and was a hit at the party. The feather boa was purchased at a local craft warehouse along with some cheap felt for the eyes and nose. I selected a knitted … Read more

Cool Three Little Pigs Costume

Homemade Three Little Pigs Costume

We needed a group costume for just the three of us at work, so we decided to do the Homemade Three Little Pigs Costume! We each wore pink sweatshirts and sweatpants, pig noses that we bought, and our ears were just made out of felt and sewn onto headbands. Piggy on the left (Krystal) carried … Read more