Easy DIY Ursula the Sea Witch Costume

Coolest Ursula the Sea Witch Costume

For this Ursula the Sea Witch costume I started off with a plain black dress that had a sweatheart top.  Since I am rather petite (and Ursula is huge), I went with a poofy tool skirt. This could easily have been handmade, but I ran out of time. I bought this one at Walmart for … Read more

Sexy Homemade Ariel Costume

Sexy Homemade Ariel Costume

I’ve always loved Disney, but what made me love it 100x more was doing the Disney College Program in the fall of 2012. I truly got to experience the magic of Disney and gained a greater appreciation for Walt Disney himself. He truly made his dreams come true! Having the Disney spirit, and being one … Read more

Little Mermaid (Ariel) Costume from Scratch

Little Mermaid (Ariel) Costume from Scratch

I have always had a love for The Little Mermaid. The Little Mermaid, or Ariel, is my favorite from the Disney princesses and last year I knew I really wanted to be her for Halloween. I got a really early start because I knew what I wanted to do was going to take a bit … Read more

Sexy Little Mermaid Costume

Sexy Little Mermaid Costume

Halloween is my favorite time of year! I love to get creative with costumes and really wow everyone. Making your own costume makes you unique and not look like the typical “party city” costume. It’s always awkward moment when someone buys the same typical Halloween costume as you and you are in competition on who wore … Read more

Realistic Homemade Mermaid Costume

Realistic Homemade Mermaid Costume

I am a true Halloween junkie. I spend months deciding what costume to make and what events to attend.  No matter who or what I decide to be for Halloween, the costume is always “pretty.”  I refuse to be scary or gory or funny.  I prefer to be glittery and fabulous and as pretty as … Read more

Cute Poseidon and his Mermaid Couple Costume

Cute Poseidon and his Mermaid Couple Costume

My boyfriend and I met on the Disney College Program so we wanted to be something Disney related but nothing too cheesy. The bra top was made by just buying a cheap bra from Ross ($3.99) and some shells, beads and glitter from Jo Ann’s (About $10). I lined the bra with glitter and then … Read more

Pretty Under the Sea Mermaid Costume

Pretty Under the Sea Mermaid Costume

This year I decided to create my very own mermaid costume. It was totally worth it and super fun to work on. The hardest and funniest part was walking in the fin! I pinned a sparkly green sheet of fabric tight around me and made my fin out of painted green cardboard (the floppy fin also … Read more

Little Mermaid and Her Sebastian Couple Costume

Little Mermaid and Her Sebastian Couple Costume

Me and my boyfriend love Disney (one of the places we fell in love was Disneyland), so we decided to be something Disney related this year for Halloween. I also have been wanting to be a mermaid for Halloween the past few years, so this worked out perfectly. I was pushing for him to be … Read more

Under the Sea Little Mermaid Costume

Under the Sea Little Mermaid Costume

My Little Mermaid was made with much LOVE and lots of Re-Purposed Fabric.The top of the costume [corsett] was cut down from a size 12 Woman’s old Spanish cocktail dress which was stowed away in my shop.Reaching upward for another costume,”Low & Behold” this sequin dress fell ti the floor….MOMMY!!!!!! I think this can match … Read more

Pretty Little Mermaid Costume for a Toddler

Pretty Little Mermaid Costume for a Toddler

My daughter is very much into Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”.  So, for Halloween she wanted to dress up as a mermaid.  We looked everywhere and we could not find a pretty mermaid costume that we liked or that fit her since she is pretty petite.   So I thought I would just make her a mermaid … Read more

Out of the Sea Ariel Costume

Out of the Sea Ariel Costume

Growing up Ariel, the Little Mermaid, was by far my favorite Disney princess. I remember dressing up as her for at least four halloweens in a row. Since I’m now eighteen, trick or treating and all that fun is kind of out of the question, unless I take my little sisters around. But just because … Read more

Sexy DIY Little Mermaid Costume

Sexy DIY Little Mermaid Costume

I spent couple of Halloweens in the Stated before but I never bothered to dress up. This year I decided to put my creative side to use and make a Halloween costume from scratch! My inspiration was Little Mermaid! I bought the fabric for the mermaid tail at International Silk & Woolens, located at 8347 Beverly … Read more

Mermaid Costume Made from Curtains

Mermaid Costume Made from Curtains

I needed a costume: I’m thrifty and creative. Hmmm, I always thought a mermaid would be cool to be. This was my first attempt at making/sewing something without a pattern…where and HOW do I start?! I already had some ideas & materials for props and embellishments-pearls & necklaces from a friend’s Gramma, ribbon/pearl sewing items, shells … Read more

Cool DIY Ursula Costume

Cool DIY Ursula Costume

Well first things first..I love Halloween and I despise the “sexy [insert occupation]” costumes that some woman wear. This year i decided to think outside of the box and came to the conclusion of become ursula!! I had fun with the costume it allowed me to be something evil without being ugly! Lol the costume … Read more

Ariel-Inspired Little Mermaid Costumes

Ariel-Inspired Little Mermaid Costumes

These are my mermaids, photos were taken some 11 yrs ago. It was raining that day, everything around them was wet, it looks they just  came out from  the sea :) Little Mermaids How To Make I don’t have a tutorial, but I belive there should be no problem making this costume. I used plastic … Read more

Voluptuous Mermaid Costume (Made in a Few Hours)

Voluptuous Mermaid Costume (Made in a Few Hours)

Well being a new mom for the second time, it was harder to get the resources but even harder to feel comfortable going shopping for a costume. Everything on you can find a your local Jo-Ann’s fabric and craft stores. I used green performance fabric for the skirt and tulle for the bottom as well … Read more

Sexy DIY Mermaid Costume

Sexy DIY Mermaid Costume

As a piscis, I’m a person who dreams a lot since I was a little girl I was intrigue by under the sea creatures and I was curious all the time about mermaids,if they were real or no. I love the sea!!! Every time I go to rivers,lakes or beach I just don’t get out … Read more

Homemade Ariel Costume (for a High School Principal!)

Homemade Ariel Costume (for a High School Principal!)

I was eight years-old when the Little Mermaid was first released in 1998, and ever since, I have always wanted to be Ariel.  This year, as a 31 year-old woman, I decided was time!  In the beginning of October, I spent about 5 hours looking up costumes, but all of the pre-made Ariel costumes looked … Read more

Homemade Toddler Mermaid Costume (and Mommy Ursula)

Homemade Toddler Mermaid Costume (and Mommy Ursula)

Every year me and my 2 year old daughter dress up togather as a theme Snow White and the evil queen alice / queen of hearts u get the pic… Well this year we was ariel the lil mermaid and ursula my costume was however store bought but my daughters costome homemade yep now I … Read more

DIY Mermaid Costume

DIY Mermaid Costume

This costume was an amazing idea I came up. I recently got married in July but my husband and I planned a halloween themed reception to take place in October. I didn’t want to spend a lot of money on a costume since the party was going to cost so much. I knew I wanted … Read more

Bedazzled Ursula Homemade Halloween Costume

Bedazzled Ursula Homemade Halloween Costume

I decided I wanted to be Ursula for Halloween this year. I am an idea girl and not a seamstress, so I had to enlist my talented mother to sew for me. She’s able to take my words and terrible drawings and create my visions. We did a simple extra long tube dress out of … Read more

Sexy DIY Mermaid Costume Idea

Sexy DIY Mermaid Costume

I couldnt find a mermaid costume that I thought was cute and affordable, so I decided to make it myself. First I bought a nude bandeu bra top. Then I bought the foam sea shell bra and pearl beads. I colored the white foam shell with purple colored pencils, after that I put sparkles all over … Read more

Ultra Feminine and Fun Homemade Mermaid Costume

Ultra Feminine and Fun Homemade Mermaid Costume

My husband and I love to dress up and go trick-or-treating with our 14 month old (isn’t that why we have kids?) and we love to find ways to make them all work with each other. This year, we decided on my husband and son to be pirates and myself to be a mermaid. I … Read more