How to Train Your Dragon Group Costume

How to Train Your Dragon Group Costume

My youngest daughter loves the How to Train Your Dragon Movies.  When she asked to be Toothless I thought it would be fun for the whole family to dress up (we love costumes). For Toothless I used a black hoodie from Goodwill as the basis for the costume.  I added stiff felt ears and spines … Read more

DIY How to Train Your Dragon Toothless Baby Costume for $12

DIY How to Train Your Dragon Toothless Baby Costume for $12

How To Train Your Dragon is one of my family’s favorite movies and my husband and I thought it was quite fitting that our 9-month-old (who has no teeth yet!) dress as Toothless the Night Fury for Halloween. My husband and I went as Astrid and Hiccup from the movie as well (not pictured.) I … Read more

How to Train Your Dragon Family Costumes

How to Train Your Dragon Family Costumes

It started the day after Halloween last year, when my fiance thought of the idea to make our daughter a dragon rider with a dragon to ride on while trick-or-treating. As this Halloween drew near, we made various trips to craft stores to gather our supplies…mainly faux leather, styrofoam, modeling clay, and hot glue…lots of … Read more

Awesome Astrid and Hiccup Couples Costume

Awesome Astrid and Hiccup Couples Costume

I LOVE Halloween and my husband decided on our costumes this year. After seeing “How to Train Your Dragon 2”, he really wanted to try to recreate Hiccup’s armor. For Hiccup, my husband got EVA foam from Home Depot and used a hot air gun to bend it into shape. He used a shirt pattern … Read more

Coolest Homemade How to Train Your Dragon Costume

Coolest Homemade How to Train Your Dragon Costume

When my son told his grandma he wanted to be a dragon for Halloween, she was super excited.  She happened to have a dragon she had already made for her brother about 15 years earlier and luckily she had kept it.  Of course she’s a perfectionist when it comes to Halloween costumes so she may … Read more

How to Train Your Dragon Valka (Hiccup’s Mom) Costume

How to Train Your Dragon Valka (Hiccup's Mom) Costume

For 30 years I have been making costumes for my family. Finally, I made one for myself. There are not many strong middle aged mom characters out there to imitate until now. Valka, Hiccup’s mom from How To Train Your Dragon is the coolest mom ever. In an effort to keep cost down and try … Read more

Homemade How to Train Your Dragon Astrid Costume

Homemade How to Train Your Dragon Astrid Costume

This costume was VERY time consuming! I am not somebody who has any real sewing skills, I don’t make sewing patterns, and I have never used a sewing machine. Needless to say, wanting to be Astrid (from How To Train Your Dragon 2) would prove to be a daunting task! I started off by searching … Read more

Preschooler’s Detailed Homemade Boss Dragon Costume

Preschooler's Detailed Homemade Boss Dragon Costume

Last year, I had noticed my boy was saying something about wanting to be an alien with one hundred eyeballs for Halloween, but I’d already found him a $2 Cookie Monster costume at a garage sale and I didn’t really think about it. As I’m putting him to bed the night before his preschool Halloween … Read more

Awesome DIY Toothless Alpha Costume

Awesome DIY Toothless Alpha Costume

The base was a re-purposed plain witch dress and some tight fitting black pants. We already had blue shoes to match. Making the rest is where it got tricky! I started with some bee wings and smaller bat wings, plus a wire flower for the tail. I covered both sets of wings with black felt … Read more

How to Train Your Dragon Toothless Kids Costume

How to Train Your Dragon Toothless Kids Costume

This year my daughter gave me a big challenge. ‘Dad, I want a toothless Costume. And I want wings that open and close and fire on the back.’ I was dumfounded. How was I supposed to do this? Well, very carefully. Here’s how we did it. Thanks for voting for us! We started off with … Read more

How to Train Your Dragon Homemade Toothless Costume

How to Train Your Dragon Homemade Toothless Costume

I made this costume for my son because he wanted to be Toothless from the Pixar movie How to Train Your Dragon. I started with a plain black sweat suit from K-mart ($7) and about a yard and a half of black fleece from the fabric store.  To make the hoodie I first cut along … Read more

Excellent Astrid the Dragon Slayer Costume for a Girl

Excellent Astrid the Dragon Slayer Costume for a Girl

2011 Persia wanted to be ASTRID from ‘How To Train A Dragon’ movie. This costume was challenging. I started by sketching the costume from the movie. Made patterns using newspaper for the skirt, head piece, arm guantlets and the shield.. cut them out Head band- i glued gems and put velcro on the inside as fasteners Skirt- (outer layer)- … Read more

Awesome Toothless and Hiccup Wheelchair Costume

Awesome Toothless and Hiccup Wheelchair Costume

This year my son picked “Hicup” and “Toothless” from the dreamworks movie “How to Train your Dragon”.  This one was a doozie.  We worked the body again with foam board, sanding and sculpting the lines  We made a large square block of foam board from glueing sheets together and forming a square.  We sculpted the … Read more

Astrid: Viking Dragon Warrior Costume Homemade for Preschool Age

Astrid: Viking Dragon Warrior Costume Homemade for Preschool Age

My four year old Abby had been saying for months that she wanted to be Ariel from The Little Mermaid for Halloween.  But then in September she saw How to Train Your Dragon and fell in love with Astrid.  Her answer to “what are you going to be for Halloween?” automatically changed to “I want … Read more

Coolest Toothless from How to Train Your Dragon Costume

I made this for my 4 year old son. The shirt and pants are just black sweats. The dragon Toothless, the main dragon, from the movie How to Train a Dr

I made this Toothless from How to Train Your Dragon Costume for my 4 year old son. The shirt and pants are just black sweats. The dragon Toothless, the main dragon, from the movie How to Train a Dragon has a large flat head more like a catfish so I used cardboard and foam to … Read more

Coolest How to Train your Dragon Family Costume

How to Train Your Dragon Family Costume

Each year, our family chooses a Halloween Theme.  It usually takes two to three months of sewing and assembling and raiding of the second hand stores to find what we need. This year, our favorite movie was How to Train your Dragon. We decided this year to be animated characters,  just a little bit harder … Read more

Coolest Toothless the Dragon DIY Halloween Costume

Toothless the Dragon DIY Halloween Costume

My son wanted a Toothless the Dragon DIY Halloween costume this year. So I bought a black sweatshirt and pants at a secondhand store. I decorated the hood of the sweatshirt to make the dragon face by cutting and gluing on felt shapes for the eyes, tongue and teeth. I painted on the nose with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hiccup Costume

Homemade Hiccup Costume

Material needed: Gray, long-sleeved shirt ($3 from Target) Dark gray sweatpants ($5 from Target) Brown “fur” ($5 from fabric store) Tan fabric for belt ($1 scrap from fabric store) Brown leather straps ($2 from fabric store) Viking hat For his school Halloween party, our son wanted to be Hiccup from the movie “How to Train … Read more

Coolest Toothless Night Fury Dragon Costume

Homemade Toothless Night Fury Dragon Costume

After viewing “How to Train Your Dragon” my four year old son wanted a Toothless Night Fury Dragon costume for Halloween. I soon discovered that there were no Toothless costumes for sale at the party stores. Nothing even close. So I got busy. The head of the dragon was made from your basic paper mache’ … Read more

Coolest Homemade Toothless The Dragon Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Toothless The Dragon Halloween Costume Idea

My 6yr old son fell instantly in love with the movie, How to Train Your Dragon. I searched a little while on the web, but there really weren’t any offerings for a Homemade Toothless The Dragon Halloween Costume Idea. And reluctantly, I told him we would try to work something up. A bit later while … Read more

Coolest Toothless Night Fury The Dragon Costume

Coolest Toothless Night Fury The Dragon Costume 6

Hi! Every year I try to come up with a new idea for Halloween. This year, I decided to lend my hand at making the best Toothless the Dragon costume around. I hope that I’ve accomplished that! I put a lot of time and research into the costume, trying to make it true to the … Read more