Awesome Handmade Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride Costumes

Awesome Handmade Tim Burton's Corpse Bride Costumes

These Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride Costumes are both handmade costumes inspired by the characters from the movie Corpse Bride, directed by Tim Burton. For those who are interested, I have explained the process how they were made in the following steps. I hope you enjoy! Challenges I Faced: This was my first time airbrushing and my … Read more

Stunning Homemade Adult Corpse Bride Costume

adult corpse bride costume

Adult Corpse Bride Costume So my favorite part of the Corpse Bride Movie is when Emily turns into a butterfly and goes to heaven. So I wanted to make the dress disintegrate in to butterflies but I couldn’t figure out how to do it so I just added the butterflies and lights to represent the … Read more

Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride Costume

Tim Burton's Corpse Bride Costume

I felt that by creating this Corpse Bride costume, I could do the character and director justice. Corpse Bride has always been one of my favorite movies. Costume making is a huge part of my life, so when I began making this Corpse Bride costume in April, I knew it would be wonderful. I first started … Read more

The Corpse Bride Costume

The Corpse Bride Costume

My daughter decided she wanted to be Corpse Bride. My thoughts as I grab stuff to do her makeup is that I am going to need a lot of blue ;) The time had came for trick or treating and my sister was on her way to come take pictures if her niece. I painted … Read more

Cool Corpse Bride Homemade Costume

Coolest Corpse Bride Homemade Costume

I worked like a crazy person to sew this whole Corpse Bride costume together by hand. I also cut and painted the end of the dress and veil to match the movie version. I did my own make up which is why the eyes are so high up :). I have taken it to various … Read more

Cool Corpse Bride Homemade Halloween Costume

Cool Corpse Bride Homemade Halloween Costume

I love making my own costumes, and with my old wedding dress taking up so much closet space I was looking for something to do with it. I didn’t want to be just a generic zombie bride, but Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride? Now that’s awesome! I used pipe cleaners to create a base for the … Read more

The Corpse Bride Couple Costume: Emily and Victor Van Dort

The Corpse Bride Couple Costume: Emily and Victor Van Dort

Here are some pictures of our Halloween costumes for this year. The Corpse Bride is one of our favorite Tim Burton movies and dressing up like Emily and Victor was lots of fun!! Both costumes were made by us (my boyfriend and I). We hope you enjoy the pictures!

Homemade Corpse Bride Costume for a Girl

Homemade Corpse Bride Costume for a Girl

So my daughter wanted to be Corpse Bride for Halloween. I absolutely HATE store bought costumes and LOVE Corpse Bride so you can imagine my excitement to make this one! Now I am pretty crafty, I know how to sew but I am self taught so whenever I make stuff I kinda wing it and figure … Read more

Awesome Corpse Bride Costume

Awesome Corpse Bride Costume

Hey there! I started off this awesome Corpse Bride Costume by heading to a thrift shop where I purchased a long-sleeve wedding gown for $10. It was (in my opinion!) a perfect dress for this look.  The dress already had a sweetheart neckline, so all I had to do was cut off the sleeves, and a … Read more

Original Corpse Bride Costume

Halloween has always been my favorite holiday. For as long as I can remember I've always been intrigued by the spooky and the strange, which is prob

Halloween has always been my favorite holiday. For as long as I can remember I’ve always been intrigued by the spooky and the strange, which is probably why Tim Burton has always been a huge inspiration for me. This past year I decided to create my own version of one of Burton’s most likeable and … Read more

Creepy Homemade Corpse Bride Halloween Costume

Homemade Corpse Bride Halloween Costume

Most of this Homemade Corpse Bride Halloween Costume was purchased at thrift stores and then modified. I happen to pick a wedding dress up for only $3.50. Then I got some turquoise fabric dye for the top and bottom. The head piece was a wall wreath that I deconstructed into a head wreath and added … Read more

Coolest Homemade Corpse Bride Costume

Homemade Corpse Bride Costume

My Homemade Corpse Bride Costume idea was Emily from the Corpse Bride which is a Tim Burton film. The concept would be to make a live version of the cartoon. I wanted something that would be beautiful with a dark overtone. I first started shopping for the dress; the main element to my canvas. I … Read more

Cute Homemade Corpse Bride Costume

Homemade Corpse Bride Costume

I love Tim Burton movies and originally wanted to be Sally from Nightmare Before Christmas but I did not have the time to make the costume due to how intricate her dress is. I decided the Corpse Bride Costume was the next best thing! I wanted to be a “sexy one” so I added a … Read more

Coolest Corpse Bride Costume

Homemade Corpse Bride Costume

I wanted to reproduce Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride as closely as possible and was able to find all the materials I needed at the thrift shop and Dollar store. The cost for everything added up to around $15. The sewing was also really minimal – just a little bit of hand sewing here and there, … Read more

Coolest DIY Corpse Bride Costume

Coolest Corpse Bride Costume 16

My daughter’s best friend wanted to be Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride for Halloween, so I undertook the task. I found an older wedding dress in her size and proceeded to destroy it. I cut a long slit up the front and then sewed it together so that her leg would poke out and not be … Read more

Cool Corpse Bride Homemade Costume for a Girl

Corpse Bride Costume!

Salvation army here we go! Grab a old wedding dress or a princess costume and tear it up, spray paint it and Voila, you have a Corpse Bride costume! Makeup (blue and white face paint) add some fake eyelashes and a purple wig. Voila!

Corpse Bride Halloween Photos

While I was browsing in the Third Store I found a second hand wedding dress for only $7.00. I then got this idea to dress my daughter as bride from the cartoon movie “Corpse Bride”. I used makeup and a can of black hair spray. My daughter had this wig since last Halloween. Everybody was … Read more

Coolest Corpse Bride and Groom Homemade Costumes

Homemade Corpse Bride and Groom Costumes

For our Corpse Bride and Groom costumes we bought the dress, veil, tux shirt and pants at a thrift store. We made a wig out of 1 blue and 1 purple roll of yarn. We then bought the white hair color to spray our faces. (It doesn’t get on everything and dries superfast – heaven). … Read more

Corpse Bride Costume

Corpse Bride Costume

I am constantly on the lookout for costume ideas so I pick up pieces and bits at yard sales and thrift stores in hopes that I can use them one day. This Corpse Bride costume started with the wig which I found at a yard sale for $1, and a boy’s skeleton costume that I … Read more

Coolest Corpse Bride And Groom

Corpse Bride And Groom Costume

The dress, suit and everything thing you see for this corpse bride and groom costume was purchased from the Goodwill store. The roses were white bouquet spray painted black. The total cost for these two get up’s was around $20.00. Find any old prom dress or wedding dress, the worst shape it is the better. … Read more

Jack Skellington And Corpse Bride Costume

Jack Skellington and Corpse Bride Costume

We wanted to dress up as Tim Burton characters, so we decided on Jack Skellington and the corpse bride. I made the head for Jack Skellington out of papier mache. I covered an inflatable ball with cling film, and put 2 or 3 layers of papier mache (using old newspapers) over it. I didn’t want … Read more

Coolest Corpse Bride and Groom Costumes

Homemade Corpse Bride and Groom Costumes

My husband and I live in China for 3 years now… on our first Halloween here we were kind of worried that we would not have any Halloween parties to go to and actually we were wrong. There are lots of foreigners living here that try to make the best of it. So for last … Read more

Coolest Corpse Bride Halloween Costume

Corpse Bride Halloween Costume

I made there two costumes all by myself. Only the Emily’s blue hair was bought. For the Emily’s dress I bought some old curtains (altogether 5$) and sewed them together. I used my old corset too. Then I drew the curls all over the dress with the clothing colour. I bought white tights and coloured … Read more

Coolest Corpse Bride Homemade Costume

Corpse Bride Costume

Our 5 yr old daughter wanted to be the corpse bride from her favorite movie. We took her baptism dress and used black sidewalk chalk to make it look a little dirtier. We made a veil with netting (tulle) that I sprayed very lightly with black paint just to make it not so bright white … Read more