Best Homemade Ursula Costume Ever!

Best Homemade Ursula Costume Ever!

I kind of backed myself into a corner with this costume, since I will forever have trouble topping it! Being a heavy gal, when I watched The Little Mermaid (one of my favorites) with my kids (one 8 year old, and 6 year old triplets) when they were younger, they would identify me with Ursula, … Read more

Amazing Ursula and Ariel Little Mermaid Illusion Costume

Amazing Ursula and Ariel Little Mermaid Illusion Costume

Hi!I am a schoolteacher and I love to make a fun costume each year to wear to school. I made this costume from scratch using mostly plaster, paper mache, paint, fabric, and about 10lbs of stuffing! It is just me in the costume; my upper half is Ariel and my legs are the tentacles. Halloween … Read more

Creepy Zombie Little Mermaid and Eric Couple Costume

Creepy Zombie Little Mermaid and Eric Couple Costume

I never liked “happily ever afters” from a very young age. I remember growing up thinking to myself after every Disney movie,” This could’ve went wrong very easily” So one Halloween I decided to show people what that “wrong” alternative could have been. My first successful costume showing this was Little Miss Muffet wrapped in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mermaid Costume

Coolest Homemade Mermaid Costume

What you need for this costume is: hot glue, hot glue gun, fabric glue, sea shells, fish net, black leggings, tulle & sequin fabric (colors of your choice) a bracelet, ripped green fabric or fake seaweed, some thread & body paint (optional) 1st, I cut out some fish net, roughly in the shape of a … Read more

Sexy Underwater Mermaid Glam Costume

Sexy Underwater Mermaid Glam Costume

Being that Halloween is my favorite day of the year, I started this project about 9 months in advance. The little mermaid was my life when I was a kid, and something I have always aspired to be. Using an old bra and some fabric I purchased, I created a mermaid look. Each seashell and … Read more

Awesome Homemade Ursula Costume

Coolest Homemade Ursula Costume

I’ve always liked every little mermaid as a little girl. The thought of Ursula crossed my mind a few times but I didn’t like the costumes that you could purchase and the idea of constructing one of my own seemed too daunting. However, this year I got the guts to go for it. First, I … Read more

Ultimate Homemade Ursula Costume

Ultimate Homemade Ursula Costume

For the past few years, I’ve wanted to be Ursula for Halloween. I looked online, but to my dismay, every “plus size” Ursula costume I found was barely that, running a size 14-16, which is about a 1x. I found that hilarious since she is one of, if not the largest Disney villain, and stores … Read more

Sexy Ariel Costume

Sexy Ariel Costume

I’ve wanted to create an Ariel costume for a while, so I’m glad I finally did it this year! It wasn’t the type of costume to stand out in a crowd because Ariel is done so much. I still enjoyed wearing it and I really was pleased with the way it turned out! Wig: I … Read more

Cool Homemade Ursula Adult Costume

Cool Homemade Ursula Adult Costume

For my Ursula costume, first I made the tentacles. I bought material purple and black and some cotton. I cut them into triangles and sewed the sides, then added the cotton along with copper wire to make sure I could curl them to my liking. I left some space for a belt at the top … Read more

Beautiful Ariel the Little Mermaid Costume

Beautiful Ariel the Little Mermaid Costume

I have been pretty much obsessed with anything Disney, mermaid, Ariel and the ocean pretty much my whole life, and with my red hair I figured it was about time I was Princess Ariel from The Little Mermaid! To make this costume I enlisted the help from my friend to sew the tail as my … Read more

Homemade Optical Illusion Mermaid Treasure Costume

Homemade Optical Illusion Mermaid Treasure Costume

My nine year old daughter wanted to be a mermaid being carried by a pirate this year. She always loves the optical illusion costumes. She keeps her costume a secret until the day of Halloween and all of her classmates gather around to see what we came up with that year. We made the pirate … Read more

Original Evil Merqueen Homemade Costume

Original Evil Merqueen Homemade Costume

I’ve wanted to be a scary mermaid for years and finally made it happen. I made the scales out of many different shimmery fabrics hot glued to a long body-con skirt I gathered and sewed at the knees to give it the right shape, and the fin out of tulle and seaweed. I hot glued … Read more

Thrift Store Little Mermaid Family Costume

Thrift Store Little Mermaid Family Costume

My son’s name is Sebastian, so for his first Halloween, I decided he should be none other, than himself! Lol. I made his costume out of a snow suit, it was 2 size two big so I had to cut it up quite a bit. I even had enough fabric for little claw mittens. And … Read more

Zombie Prince Eric and Innocent Ariel Couple Costume

Zombie Prince Eric and Innocent Ariel Couple Costume

OKAY, so first off, I wanted to be little mermaid and my boyfriend Prince Eric, but with a horrifying twist! Price Eric has turned into a zombie and took a chunk out of little sweet Ariel’s neck. Our costume was a HIT at my party and I received so many compliments on each of our … Read more

Little Mermaid Baby Costumes

Little Mermaid Baby Costumes

For this Little Mermaid costume, I took apart a baby onsie to use as a pattern to make the top. I added the seashell bra and stuffed it a little then added iridescent material to make them shiny. I bought fabric for the tail and took a pair of leggings and crossed one leg over … Read more

Easy Woman’s Mermaid Costume!

Easy Woman's Mermaid Costume!

I always joke about wanting to be a mermaid, so I knew exactly what my costume should be!! After all, that’s what Halloween is all about right? Being something or someone else for a day, if only a day? :) To create the mermaid costume I started by picking out an old hot pink bra … Read more

Easy Ursula Costume

Easy Ursula Costume

Ursula is one of my favorite female villains characters and one day I was watching the Little Mermaid (again) and it just came to me… I should make an Ursula costume! First I decided to wear a long skirt with a petticoat under it to make the illusion of Ursula sitting on the large stone. … Read more

Awesome Ursula and Ariel Costumes

For the Ursula costume I used a tulle tutu with tentacles attached. Purple shirt with Black satin sewn onto it to give Ursula a great appearance.  Wig was super-sprayed with hairspray! For the Ariel costume, I used a white shirt with bikini top attached. Mermaid tail with tulle accents attached to give Ariel a great … Read more

Elaborate Zombie Ursula Costume

Elaborate Zombie Ursula Costume

Planning this Ursula costume was extremely last minute but when you look at it, it looks like it took a lot of time. I made the costume in 24 hours. Trying to think of how to do the tentacles, I looked through the books at JoAnn Fabric and found the Simplicity 4043 pattern for mermaid … Read more

Handmade Ursula The Sea Witch Costume

Handmade Ursula The Sea Witch Costume

I have thought about attempting Ursula for years. This May, I came across the perfect black fabric. It happened to be last years Halloween supply. I was a little nervous that I wouldn’t find enough. I had to have extra shipped from another store.  This fabric is silky black but has an iridescent rainbow pattern. It almost like someone blew bubbles … Read more

Sexy Little Mermaid Homemade Costume

Sexy Little Mermaid Costume

This Little Mermaid costume was definitely not as easy to make as I thought it would be. Putting it together caused several glue gun burns. I can definitely say that I’m scarred for the next couple of weeks because of my costume. LOL! It was all worth it, though. I love it!!! I made the … Read more

Cool Homemade Ursula Costume

Cool Homemade Ursula Costume

This Ursula costume was made from a pattern for a long strapless dress. Just cut the top curved instead of straight across and made it about 4 feel too long. Cut the tentacles out and used a different fabric to make the underside of the tentacles. I sewed them together and stuffed. I put hangers in the tips so … Read more

Homemade Ursula Costume for a Man

Homemade Ursula Costume for a Man

This was the first time I’d even thought to attempt an animal human hybrid costume, and it might be my last.  My childhood friend asked if I could transform him into Ursula for Halloween. “Sure,” I said, little did I know I had my work cut out.  He’s a big boned guy, but had been … Read more

Plus-Size Mermaid Costume Idea

Plus-Size Mermaid Costume Idea

I had a bunch of old CDs that I didn’t listen to anymore and as I was going through them to toss them out I thought that they looked a bit like fish scales, and that’s where my idea for a plus-size mermaid costume was born. I found a green dress at Good Will and my … Read more