Coolest Beheaded Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

Homemade Beheaded Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

We saw the idea of a Beheaded Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume on the internet and went on to make our own version. We went to second time around shops and found some lace material, along with other pieces to build the dress. We built the upper part of the body using an old manican piece … Read more

Original Homemade KISS Group Costume

Homemade KISS Group Costume

My friends and I came up with a Homemade KISS Group Costume. My friend had done the same in high school but we added more flair. We all wore tights with some type of platform shoes or boots along with wigs. Paul Stanley: Sewn arm bands, boa, face paint with a glitter belt. Gene Simmons: … Read more

Cool Homemade Mister T Halloween Costume

Homemade Mister T Halloween Costume

For my Homemade Mister T Halloween Costume, I bought black furry material and some brown skin tone.I also purchased some strings of gold beads. After 3 attempts at making a beard and mohawk, this was the end result.

Coolest Homemade Headless Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

Homemade Headless Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

I really needed a good distraction from typing up an essay so making the perfect Halloween costume -a Headless Marie Antoinette – seemed like the ideal choice. I started with the bust which I made from paper mache (complete with nipples!), attached the arms made from tights, wire and newspaper and then mounted the whole … Read more

Cool Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

VMA Lady Gaga

I loved Lady Gaga’s outfit at the VMA’s so I decided to make it for Halloween. I made the hat out of fishnet stockings, lace, and wire pulled from an old hat. I made the mask with a full mask, cut to shape and covered with gold leafing. I made the neck corset with lace, … Read more

Coolest Lady Gaga Homemade Costume

Lady Gaga Homemade Costume

It wasn’t that hard to dress like Lady Gaga. Her style is all about being sexy but eccentric and inventive. I checked her few outfits and I made my own Lady Gaga Homemade Costume inspired mix. I used the most characteristic for her style clothes from my own closet. One thing I bought is 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 Dolly Parton Halloween Costume

Homemade Dolly Parton Halloween Costume

My daughter wanted to be Dolly Parton this year for Halloween, but I was unable to find an outfit in her size. I had no other choice but to make it. I started with a black dress that I bought at the Goodwill. I then went to a local fabric store and bought some sequins … Read more

Cool Purple People Eater Costume

Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

This Homemade Purple People Eater Costume was pretty simple to make. I bought a viking hat and removed one horn. I glued a purple boa on to it and wore it sideways on my head so the one horn was facing front. I made the one eye out of craft foam sheets and glued it … Read more

Coolest Purple People Eater Costume

Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

My daughter came up with the idea of a Purple People Eater Costume. To make this costume I paper mached a punching ballon for the head, we used newspaper and painted it purple when it dried. I cut a hole in the center for the eye, hot glued a black piece of tulle on the … Read more

Coolest KISS Songs Couple Costume

Homemade KISS Songs Couple Costume

My husband and I love the rock band KISS. This Halloween we dressed as two of our favorite KISS songs … Firehouse and Black Diamond! For the Firehouse costume, I bought some red felt on sale and sewed the top and sides together. Then I just cut a hole for his head and unstitched the … Read more

Coolest Obama Osama Costume

Homemade Obama Osama Costume

I wanted to do something NO ONE else would have. In hindsight, no one in the entire world probably came up with this idea of a Homemade Obama Osama Costume…. lol So I came up with the idea to have President Obama carrying a wooden box I made marked “Property of Seal Team Six” and … Read more

Coolest Carmen Miranda Costume Idea

Carmen Miranda Costume

I’ve always loved the 1940’s and what a better costume idea to have and enjoy the look of the 40’s than a Carmen Miranda costume! I knew I’d have to make my own costume as no store bought one would do her justice. I’d never sewed before so I borrowed a friend’s sewing machine and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Beyonce Costume

Homemade Beyonce Costume

I’ve always been a Beyonce fan, and the single ladies video was so viral I knew the homemade Beyonce costume would be easily recognized. My friends and I came up with the idea while we were on vacation and heard the song for the 10 millionth time :). I wore 4 pairs of tan hose … Read more

Coolest Guns N Roses Costume

Homemade Slash and Axl Costumes

The kids and I LOVE Guns N Roses and what better way to show your age than having them dress up like the two main members? My son is Slash. His costume was made simple by using a wig and a homemade top hat we made out of neoprene material from a hand made pattern. … Read more

Cool Homemade KISS Group Costumes

Homemade KISS Group Costumes

This year my friends and I dressed up as the band KISS. We bought lots of faux leather and silver material as well as many studs. We used a lot of super glue and hot glue. Everything on the Homemade KISS Group Costumes were made by hand including Spaceman’s shoulder pads. After adding the face … Read more

Coolest Ace Frehley Costume

Homemade Ace Frehley Costume

I have been a faithful member of the KISS Army since 1976, when my older brother brought home the Destroyer album. I’ve always wanted to make a KISS outfit for Halloween but was hung up on the hardest part. The boots! They are either too pricey or labor intensive. This year I decided to give … Read more

Coolest Headless Marie Antoinette Costume

Homemade  Headless Marie Antoinette Costume

I really never liked Halloween until I met my husband. Now as soon as Halloween ends we are thinking out our costumes for next year. This Headless Marie Antoinette Costume got a lot of stares and a lot of applause at the Halloween parties we went to. The optical illusion of it really threw people … Read more

Coolest Mister T Costume

Homemade Mister T Costume

I had a work Christmas party to go to, and the Theme was Black and Gold, and it doesn’t get more Black and Gold than Mr T! This was made with a red long sleeve T-shirt, army camo trousers, pistol belt, 30 meters of gold rope sprayed gold, and a few cheap gold chains bought … Read more

Elvis Costume

I looked up some Elvis pictures online. I drew what I thought I could make for this Elvis costume. I went to a thrift store and yard sale and found a great woman’s white polyester pants suit. It was a size 12 and it was sleeveless but I thought I could adapt. First I put … Read more

Coolest Elvis Costume

Elvis Lives!

Elvis lives in Colorado! This Elvis costume was made for a celebrity party. I made my own jumpsuit pattern out of a pair of pants and a long sleeve top. The fabric was on the remanent box at a local fabric store and cost me $4! The cape is gold lame on one side and … 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 Paris Hilton and her BFF Couple Costume

Homemade Paris Hilton and her BFF Couple Costume

Paris Hilton is always stylish, so it is fairly easy tomake a Homemade Paris Hilton and her BFF Couple Costume. I just grabbed a dress outfit from my own clothes. And a great pair of heels went with my outfit. Also big sunglasses can be used to exaggerate, and make sure you carry a hand … Read more