Cool Despicable Me Group Costume: Gru, Vector, Dr. Nefario and Minions

Cool Despicable Me Group Costume: Gru, Vector, Dr. Nefario and Minions

We have serious appreciation for unique, well constructed homemade Halloween costumes! I am the oldest of six “kids” – ages 37 down to 24- and our spouses and friends all love HALLOWEEN! My brother and his wife host the annual “Aftermath” Halloween party… Everyone goes all-out for it! You’d think there was big money prizes … Read more

Coolest DIY Mom and Son Couple Costume: Minion Agnes and Costumes

Coolest DIY Mom and Son Couple Costume: Minion Agnes and Costumes

I was looking at the different homemade costumes on your amazing website, and I came across this minion costume here https://www.coolest-homemade-costumes.com/2012/10/17/coolest-homemade-despicable-me-minion-costume/. Not only did I immediately fall in love with it, but my son just so happen to be a tremendous fan of minions himself  that I decided to try making the costume myself  but … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ms. Minion Halloween Costume

Coolest Homemade Ms. Minion Halloween Costume

I started out my Ms Minion costume by using 2 large foam pieces and gluing them together. I then took yellow fleece and glued the fleece to the foam. I cut out holes for the eye and arms. I used 2 rolls of yarn layered on top for her hair and then used wire for … Read more

No-Cost Homemade Minion Costume for a Woman

No-Cost Homemade Minion Costume for a Woman

I’m always about cute fun ideas as opposed to the run of the mill naughty adult female costumes. I realized I had a yellow shirt, and cut offs, and then yellow tights from the Red Fraggle costume a few years ago, and it all just suddenly came together before I knew it. I cut strips … Read more

Last-Minute Gru and Sexy Minion Couple Costume

Last-Minute Gru and Sexy Minion Couple Costume

We procrastinated and waited until last day for Halloween party to find a costume. Since he already has shaved head he decided on idea of being Gru (big fans of the Depsicable Me movies) with a sexy Minion. Ended up going to Walmart and found a cheap zip up jacket. Bought XXL as he knew … Read more

1st-Place Homemade Minion Costumes for $25.00

1st-Place Homemade Minion Costumes for $25.00

This Minion costume is one of the easiest costumes I have ever made. It takes about 15 minutes and you only need a few supplies. Supply List: Gold Hooded Sweatshirt ($15), Overalls ($3 at the thrift store), 1 Package of black pipe cleaners ($1 at Walmart), Glue Gun ($2.50 at Walmart), Glue sticks ($1 at Walmart) and … Read more

Magnificent Homemade Minion Costume

Magnificent Homemade Minion Costume

I think I have outdone myself on this year’s costume. I decided I was going to be as realistic looking of a Minion as I could be for being which turned into a 7 foot tall chubby yellow guy and I love it! It’s made mostly of cardboard and paper mâché, and covered in a … Read more

Easy DIY Costume for a Toddler Girl: Agnes from Despicable Me!

Easy DIY Costume for a Toddler Girl: Agnes from Despicable Me!

My daughter Gisselle is 2 years old. Once she saw the movie “Despicable ME” she fell in love with the Minions. She would also copy Agnes, like clapping her hands to her cheeks or saying “It’s So FLUFFY”. So I decided to dress her up like Agnes for Halloween. Looking for her costume took me … Read more

Cool Despicable Me Minion Costume for a Woman

Cool Despicable Me Minion Costume for a Woman

So in 2011 I had plans to be Sonic the Hedgehog and enlist my friend to be Dr. Eggman. Sadly, the idea didn’t materialize due to the lack of his presence. Therefore, another costume idea had to come to pass, and it did. Back in 2010, I had seen the first Despicable Me film on … Read more

Cool Despicable Me Girly Minion Costume

Cool Despicable Me Girly Minion Costume

My daughter absolutely loves the movie Despicable Me. She wanted to be a Minion for Halloween but didn’t want to look like a boy, you know how demanding 5 year old’s can be. So I took to the task of making a girly minion. I first thought this was going to be a challenge but … Read more

DIY Despicable Me Minion Costume for Boys

DIY Despicable Me Minion Costume for Boys

I love crafting and make bows for my daughter. So when Halloween was coming up I knew I wanted to make my son something. I felt like I was leaving him out ever time I made my daughter somethithen. He wanted to be a Minion from Despicable Me. He loved the movie and  watched it … Read more

Cool Homemade Minion Costume

Cool Homemade Minion Costume

The eyes really moved! (though not very well).  Just used camping mats rolled up and painted Styrofoam cap covered with standard drywall spackle and sanded and painted. Eyes are made from HomeDepot Plumbing PVC Pipe connectors. Eyeballs were from Styrofoam balls from Jo-Anne’s fabrics, with threaded rods stuck into them for movement! Eye lenses were … Read more