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

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

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

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

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

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

Cool DIY Monsters Inc. Family Costume: Sully, Mike and Boo

Cool DIY Monsters Inc. Family Costume: Sully, Mike and Boo

My little girl is 16 months and everytime I put her hair in pigtails, everyone was mention how she looked like the little girl, Boo, from Monsters Inc. So when it came time for Halloween, I knew exactly what I wanted out little family to be! This was my very first sewing project so the … Read more

Coolest Little Boo and Monsters Inc. Character Costumes

Coolest Little Boo and Monsters Inc. Character Costumes

For several months we had friends telling us our daughter looks just like Boo from Monsters Inc. Then, I decided she would be Boo this Halloween and me and my husband would be her friends Sully and Mike. The first time she saw the costume she was terrified and she couldn’t even try it. Suddenly … Read more

Awesome Mike and Sully Monsters Inc. Couples Costume

Mike Wazowski Costume
Step 1  I purchased an exercise ball from Walmart (75 cm wide) for $7 and then used newspaper and a Elmer’s Glue base

Mike Wazowski Costume Step 1 I purchased an exercise ball from Walmart (75 cm wide) for $7 and then used newspaper and a Elmer’s Glue base to paper mache around the ball (I needed 6 bottles for the entire costume). I applied three layers of paper mache to the ball, making sure to allow 24 … Read more

Coolest Monsters INC Costume

Boo and Mike

This is our Monsters INC costume. Our son was Sully (purchased costume), our daughter was Boo dressed in the monster suit, and our unborn daughter was Mike Wazowski. For Boo’s costume I found similar patterns of the purple snake body and grey octopus arms, white felt for the teeth, black sticky back felt for the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Monsters, Inc. Family Costume

Homemade Monsters, Inc. Family Costume

These are our cool homemade Monsters Inc. family costumes. I dressed as Mike, my husband was Mike and our little girl was Boo. For Mike’s costume, I used 9 layers of paper mache over an exercise ball. Be careful not to cover the plug so that you can deflate it and save it for another … Read more

Cool Monsters Inc. Costume

Homemade Monsters Inc. Costume

These homemade Monsters Inc. costumes have been done before, but never this well! Time, effort and love plus paper mache (and a lot of it), a big yoga ball, and some well mixed green paint = Mike Wazowski. Time, effort and love plus lots of furry blue fabric, a plastic bag stuffed tail, an old … Read more

Coolest Homemade Monsters Inc Group Costume

Homemade Monsters Inc Group Costume

This year our family decided to go as Monsters Inc. All homemade Monsters Inc group costumes were handmade and quite inexpensive! except the Sully material that cost us $45. The Mike Wazoski was made from a giant balloon and then paper mache`d all our eyes we used white one way stickers to see out! Except … Read more

Coolest Homemade Monster’s Inc Couple Costume

Homemade Monster's Inc Couple Costume

My two sons are currently obsessed with the movie Monster’s Inc so my mom and I decided to make them Sulley and Mike Wazowski costumes. For both costumes we used fleece fabric. We matched the colors as close as we could but Sulley’s purple spots were hard to find. We ended up using fabric paint … Read more

Coolest Monsters Inc. Family Costume

Homemade Monsters Inc. Family Costume

I made this Homemade Monsters Inc. Family Costume to be different from other people since every kid loves Sully. I figured hey why not buy a sewing machine and try it out! Lol, well needless to say I succeeded and everyone wanted pictures with us especially Sully! Sully is made out of faux fur and … Read more