Coolest Homemade Red Jacket Michael Jackson Costume

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Making the Jacket The jacket is red silk and has ALL hand sewn red glass beads all over it. It took almost 30 days of constant sewing to bead this Michael Jackson costume jacket.  There are gold mortar boards on the shoulder with gold metal buttons, with  gold metal buttons down the front of the jacket. Also, there … Read more

Coolest Michael Jackson Thriller Costume

Coolest Michael Jackson Thriller Costume

Halloween is my favorite holiday and I love tapping into my creative side to come up with costume ideas that have the “wow!” factor. I definitely achieved that goal this year. I usually make my costume decisions on November 1st of the previous year. My requirements are: nothing skimpy/slutty, nothing pre made (i.e. Party City … Read more

Most Outrageous Michael Jackson Mask and Thriller Costume EVER!

Most Outrageous Michael Jackson Mask and Thriller Costume EVER!

I’ve been wanting to make a Michael Jackson costume for a while now, mainly because of the Thriller jacket (Who didn’t want to own one back in the day?!), so I finally tackled it this year! I started off with a quick sketch of Michael to get his proportions correct. Started the sculpting process until … Read more

Homemade Michael Jackson Inspired Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson Inspired Costume

First I brought a fedora, a sequined glove and sunglasses at a Party City. My outfit consisted of a white button up 3/4 sleeve shirt, a vintage tshirt and some black slacks, and my combat boots. I put my hair up into a ponytail and let some loose strands fall in front of my face. The hardest … Read more

Cool Michael Jackson Costume from “Remember The Time” Video

Cool Michael Jackson Costume from "Remember The Time" Video

Being the huge Michael Jackson fan that I am I decided to re-create the outfit he wore in the “Remember the Time” video.  It was a bit harder than I anticipated but turned out wonderful and got lots of compliments. Starting off with the shirt.  Where the heck was I going to find a long … Read more

Cool DIY Michael Jackson Costume

Cool Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

Was good last year and better this year.  Did Remember the Time for all the die hard MJ fans.  This years outfit was so much more detailed and hard to find.  Took me over a month to get the peices worked out so they looked just like the outfit he had on in the spectacular … Read more

Black and White Michael Jackson Costume

Black and White Michael Jackson Costume

My husband and I came up with this idea a few years past, both huge Michael fans, we hoped it wasn’t going to offend anyone…. Luckily folks got the humor and we were a huge hit! We had people yelling “we love you Michael ” out the car doors this past Halloween. Black Michael was … Read more

Coolest Michael Jackson Costumes

Three Stages of Michael Jackson

Not only has Michael Jackson’s career evolved over time, but so has his appearance. This group costume highlights the most memorable looks throughout Michael’s career, from “Young Michael” to “80’s Michael” and up to “Present-Day Michael”. “Young Michael’s” costume uses the bright, bold fashions of the late 60’s and early 70s which include colorful pants … Read more

Coolest Homemade Michael Jackson Halloween Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson Halloween Costume

This Homemade Michael Jackson Halloween Costume is made of red silk outer and red polyester lining. Red glass short bugle beads in a snake design, hand sewn. Edged with 1/4 inch gold glass bugle bead trim on collar and edge of jacket. Wooden toggle buttons, gold painted and glitter glue adorned, run down the front … Read more

Coolest Michael Jackson Costume

Homemae Michael Jackson Costume

For my son’s Michael Jackson’s costume I found an old leather jacket and some velvet pants at my local thrift store, jazzed up the jacket with some safety pins and glitter glue. I sewed some ribbon down the sides of the pants. I found the wig and glasses at Spirit Halloween Store and voila! Can’t … Read more

Coolest Homemade Slam and Michael Jackson Halloween Costumes

Homemade Slam and Michael Jackson Halloween Costumes

My kids love to dance to Michael Jackson and pretend to have a guitar like Slam. So when Halloween came they naturally wanted Homemade Slam and Michael Jackson Halloween Costumes. I couldn’t find the costumes in the store so I decided to make them. I made Michael’s jacket, glove, hat and hair, socks and added … Read more

Coolest Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

When shopping for a Halloween costume for my daughter, I was unimpressed with the selection in stores this year, particularly for toddler girls. Everything seemed to be a fairy princess or something with wings/a tiara. Nothing fit my daughter’s personality. She LOVES Michael Jackson, so I decided to get her a Thriller-era Homemade Michael Jackson … Read more

Coolest Homemade Michael Jackson LIVES Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson LIVES Costume

The Homemade Michael Jackson LIVES Costume was homemade by my mother. She just put black sequences on the jacket, spray painted shoes, bought a wig, sequenced a shirt, and got a hat! Then put it together on my son!

Coolest Homemade Thriller Michael Jackson Costume

Homemade Thriller Michael Jackson Costume

Well since I have curly hair and a darker skin tone I decided to think about an idea for my costume. As soon as I saw Michael Jackson I said to myself, well, looks like I have my outfit for this year, a Homemade Thriller Michael Jackson Costume. I had out to go buy black … Read more

Cool Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

Ever since the death of Michael Jackson, I knew that I would dress up as him for Halloween. I already have naturally curly hair. My sister bought some silver gloves from a flea market. I just took some short black dress pants and made them even shorter and started with my Homemade Michael Jackson Costume. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Thriller Costume

Homemade Thriller Costume

Both of my children wanted to go as Michael Jackson from Thriller – one as the werewolf, and the other as the zombie. Thriller costume jackets are expensive, and hard to find in children’s sizes. So I decided to make my own homemade Thriller costumes. I found red vinyl rain jackets on clearance, cut the … Read more

Original Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson Costume

I am so lucky to have awesome kids that love Michael Jackson as much as I do! My son told me he wanted to be the King of Pop and I was thrilled!! This homemade Michael Jackson costume was one of the easiest costumes to put together. We tracked down some black dress pants he … Read more

Coolest Homemade Michael Jackson Family Themed Costume

Homemade Michael Jackson Family Themed Costume

In our family, we celebrate Purim, a Jewish holiday. We dress up every year, always something different, something new. We put it together ourselves, and work weeks and weeks to make sure everything is perfect. This past year, Michael Jackson passed on, and being a big fan of his work, we decided to dedicate our … Read more

Coolest Michael Jackson Couples Costume

Michael Jackson Couples Costume

With all of the Michael Jackson talk in the news, we decided to pay tribute to the King of Pop. We used a spray painted recycling can with mailbox lettering as a bottle of propofol and pieced together different clothing for MJ. Most of it was already in my closet, so I just needed the … Read more

Coolest Little Michael Jackson Costume

Homemade Little Michael Jackson Costume

Our sons are infatuated with Michael Jackson and his music. When asked what they wanted to be for Halloween, our younger son immediately yelled, “Michael Jackson!” Not too pleased with the store-bought varieties, we decided to make our own Homemade Little Michael Jackson Costume. So, we started out the suit our oldest son wore in … Read more

Coolest Ola Ray from Michael Jackson’s Thriller Costume

Homemade Ola Ray from Michael Jackson's Thriller Costume

Michael Jackson is my absolute favorite artist of all time. Thriller is an iconic song for the Halloween season. So I took a slightly different angle for the typical “Thriller” based costume…Ola Ray! Here is how I made my Homemade Ola Ray from Michael Jackson’s Thriller Costume. I found the blue leopard bodysuit and the … Read more