Cool Homemade Monsters Inc Family Costumes

monsters inc family costumes

Take a look at the supplies and instructions I used to make our Monsters Inc family costumes. Sully’s Costume Supplies ($110) Blue fur fabric – 4 yds, but almost 1 yd leftover (ebay) Gray fabric (Joann) Black felt (Joann) Zipper (Joann) Horns (Amazon) Purple paint (Michaels) Constructing Sully’s Costume The pattern was made using my husband’s … Read more

Adorable Family Homemade Monsters Inc Costumes

Adorable Family Homemade Monsters Inc Costumes

For Dragon Con this year, we decided to be a Monsters inc. Family. My wife simply wanted me to paint an eye and a smile on a shirt, some purple spots on another, and sew a simple pillow Teddy monster… I’m an artist with Asperger’s… Yeah, simple, like THAT’s gonna’ happen! Anyway, our Homemade Monsters … Read more

Sully and Mike Couple Costume

Sully and Mike Couple Costume

Making these costumes was one of the most gratifying sewing endeavours of my life! I set out to make Mike and Sully from monsters inc for my boyfriend and I. We decided we would try to make them soft and fluffy as a posed to the hard and less flexible paper mache I usually make … Read more

Family Monster’s Inc. Group Costume

Family Monster's Inc. Group Costume

This family Monster’s Inc. group costume was planned as soon as I knew that I was going to be pregnant during Halloween. I knew I wanted to dress as Mike Wazowski and have my pregnant belly serve a purpose! Also, my daughter was at the perfect age for Boo since she was just beginning to … Read more

Awesome Boo Toddler Costume

Awesome Boo Toddler Costume

I put a fair share of thought into what I wanted to do for my daughter’s Halloween costume this year. Her first Halloween she was only six months old so she couldn’t really experience Halloween as she could barely crawl. This year she is eighteen months old and running all over the place. So, I … Read more

Cool Monsters Inc. Mike Wazoski Toddler DIY Costume

Cool Monsters Inc. Mike Wazoski Toddler DIY Costume

Mike Wazoski is watched a lot around here. My 2 year old loves Disney Monsters, Inc and Monsters University. We asked what he wanted to be this year for Halloween, and he chose Mike! This was a difficult costume to make. I wanted my son to look the part, but I also had to think … Read more

Coolest Adult Mike Wazowski Costume

Coolest Adult Mike Wazowski Costume

To start this journey, I got a 65 cm exercise ball to construct the body and a punch balloon to make the head/hat section. After the balloons were blown up, I started to paper mache. I made the mixture by using one part flour and five parts water (For one layer, I found that 1/2 … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mike Wazowski, Sully, and Boo Family Costumes

Coolest Homemade Mike Wazowski, Sully, and Boo Family Costumes

These costumes were definitely fan favorites! They took a long time for me to make, but were so worth it in the end! I made my Mike Wazowski costume out of spray insulation foam, a giant beach ball, a men’s 6XL tee shirt, Styrofoam, paint, and felt. I made my daughter’s Boo costume out of … Read more

Monsters Inc Family Costume

Monsters Inc Family Costume

Each year our family does a haunted house for the trick or treaters.  This past year we chose Monsters Inc.  Each year the kids suggest this theme but because the costumes are not available we have pushed them towards another idea.  I finally bit the bullet and started sewing. After many, many weeks I built … Read more

Cool Toddler Boo Costume

Cool Toddler Boo Costume

I got the idea for my daughter to be “Boo” while watching Monsters Inc with my daughter and nephews in the spring. The original idea being that they would all be characters from the movie. But as time passed on, true to form, the boys decided they wanted to be Super Heroes. My daughter though, … Read more

Coolest Celia, Boo and Sully Costumes Mom and Daughter

Coolest Celia, Boo and Sully Costumes Mom and Daughter

I have a 2 year old daughter who everyone told me she should be Boo from Monsters Inc. The plan was Daddy be Sully, Mommy to be Celia and Aya to be Boo with a Mike Wazowski doll that I made out of an old t-shirt and felt. We watched Monsters Inc.  over and overt … Read more

Cute Boo Toddler Halloween Costume

Cute Boo Toddler Halloween Costume

I got the idea to make my daughter a Boo costume from the movie Monsters Inc because my son wanted to be Mike Wazowski and I thought it would be cute to stick to the Monsters Inc theme. I had never sewn anything before making this costume. I literally taught myself to sew from watching … Read more

Cutest Mike Wazowski Costume for a Boy

Cutest Mike Wazowski Costume for a Boy

One of my son’s favorite movies is Monsters Inc & Monsters University & his absolute favorite color is green, so I was inspired to make him a Mike Wazowski Halloween costume. Only one problem: I didn’t know how to sew! So I dusted our hand me down sewing machine off from the shelf and got … Read more

Boo and Sully Couple Costume

Boo and Sully Couple Costume

Let me preface this by saying I had NO pattern, and NO idea what I was doing. It was a process full of trial and error (a LOT of error). I managed to break 3 sewing machine needles, a bobbin case, I hot glued my finger tips too many times to count, but in the … Read more

Homemade Celia Mae and Boo Costumes

Homemade Celia Mae and Boo Costumes

We decided to dress up as the characters of Monsters Inc.  I was Celia Mae, my husband was Sully, my son was Mike and my daughter was Boo.  Well we had to figure out how to make my costume and my daughters costume since they don’t sell these.  I purchased a large purple puffy jacket … Read more

Coolest DIY Mike Wazowski and Celia Mae Costumes

Coolest DIY Mike Wazowski and Celia Mae Costumes

I absolutely LOVE Halloween.  I love it so much that my wedding was on October 30th!  This year for our third anniversary we wanted a fun couples costume.  I had just been to Disney for the Not So Scary Halloween Party and was inspired by the disney characters.  My husband’s only request was that he … Read more

Coolest Monsters Inc. Family Halloween Costumes

Coolest Monsters Inc. Family Halloween Costumes

I got the idea to do Monsters Inc when my 2 year old daughter was screaming and I found myself wondering if the lights were going to start flickering.  I realized she sounded just like “Boo” and was the perfect age to use that as a costume for Halloween.  Then I decided to have my … Read more

Best Monsters Inc. Costumes Ever!

Best Monsters Inc. Costumes Ever!

Our 3-year-old daughter, Sofia, loves the movie Monster’s Inc. When it is bedtime she hides under the covers and waits for her dad to come into her room and pops her head out and yells, “BOO!” She calls him Kitty, a.k.a Sully, and me Mike Wazowski. People even say she looks like the little girl … Read more

Homemade Mike Wazowski Costume was a Monster Hit!

Homemade Mike Wazowski Costume was a Monster Hit!

This year I decided to finally create this Mike Wazowski costume I’ve had in my head for years. I was always doodling what I imagined it’d look like and made prototypes to make sure it was made to scale. It is made entirely by hand. It is essentially a nursing pillow with foam pipe insulation … Read more

Cool Homemade Mike Wazowski Costume with Little Sister Boo

Cool Homemade Mike Wazowski Costume with Little Sister Boo

Well, the idea for the Mike Wazowski costume with Little Sister Boo started months ago. I ask my grandson every year what he wants to be, he told me Mike Wazowski from Monsters Inc. So I had to make it happen. I started it one month before Halloween. Starting with the shape of the body I made … Read more

Cool Homemade Group Costume Idea: Monsters Inc. Crew

Cool Homemade Group Costume Idea: Monsters Inc. Crew

For this costume it defiantly took an imagination and several trips to Walmart! To start it off we purchased fuzzy blankets because Walmart didn’t have any fuzzy material. We then purchased some huge t-shirts and some leggings and tons of super glue. Once we got home we had our work cut out for us. For … Read more

Coolest Homemade BOO Costume for a Child

Coolest Homemade BOO Costume for a Child

This was my first year ever making homemade costumes. I’ve done the makeup before but nothing like this! My 3 kids wanted to be the characters from Monsters Inc. So this is Boo, her brother was Mike and her sister was Sully. We started the job by hunting down the fabric. First we would raid … Read more

Sweet Little DIY Monsters Inc. Boo Costume for a Toddler

Sweet Little DIY Monsters Inc. Boo Costume for a Toddler

My daughter looks identical to Boo from Monsters Inc. I’m always hearing from everyone she look just like her especially with her pig tales. This year I had 3 choices and wasn’t planning on making them. It was between Little Mermaid, Alice In Wonderland or Boo, all of which me and her dad would have … Read more