Handmade Beauty and the Beast Belle from Fantasmic

Handmade Beauty and the Beast Belle from Fantasmic

I’ve always been an extreme fan of Disney and the theme parks. My favorite character is Beauty and the Beast’s Belle. She is very graceful, delicate and kind which I can relate myself to her. I’ve seen many versions of Belle’s beautiful gold dress in the famous dancing scene however I have not seen the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Purple Evil Minion Costume from Despicable Me

Coolest Homemade Purple Evil Minion Costume from Despicable Me

Materials Needed tall large cylinder laundry basket/hamper camping foam mat purple felt material black materials old bowl to cut for eye goggle white craft foam 2 purple wigs hot glue gun/lots of glue sticks scissors, cutting tools silver paint material measuring tape Directions Measure where the arm holes should be on the laundry basket and … Read more

Coolest UP! Carl Fredricksen and Russell Couple Costume

Coolest UP! Carl Fredricksen and Russell Couple Costume

My sorority has a Halloween Date dance every year and instead of dressing as something generic I wanted to go all out with creativity, so I decided to be Russell from Up and my boyfriend, Josh was Carl Fredricksen. We ended up finding most of our costume at Salvation Army or by using stuff we … Read more

Hilarious Fred and Barney Costumes for Twin Babies

Hilarious Fred and Barney Costumes for Twin Babies

From the moment I found out I was having twins I knew the were going to be best friends for life.  Growing up I loved watching old episodes of the Flintstones and one day my husband was talking about the crazy antics of Fred and Barney.  It was just perfect!  All of the trouble those … Read more

Sexy Homemade Two Face Costume

Sexy Homemade Two Face Costume

With all the Batman movies that came out, I decided to play it up a little bit and make the costume sexy but fun. I decided to dress up like the character two faced. I created the bustier, bra, and jacket. The body paint was professionally done. I got a regular blue dish glove and … Read more

Coolest Halloween Teen Titans Group Costume

Coolest Halloween Teen Titans Group Costume

For Halloween 2012, we were the Teen Titans. We were (from left to right) Raven, Beast Boy, Nightwing, Cyborg, Starfire and Robin. We got rave reviews (mostly from 12-year-old boys) and had such a great time! Titans, Go! Robin Materials: · Red t-shirt (sleeves cut off) · Green short-sleeved t-shirt · Green “superhero” gloves · … Read more

Last Minute Blues Clues/Steve Couple’s Costume

Last Minute Blues Clues/Steve Couple's Costume

My boyfriend and I were trying to find something original for a party we were going to for weeks in advance. Finally it was the day before the party and we were all out of ideas: that is until I saw a guy at school walking through my campus parking lot in a striped green … Read more

Awesome Homemade Wall-E Halloween Costume

Coolest Homemade Wall-E Halloween Costume

I work at Adobe Systems and they have an annual Halloween party that is out of this world! I am always trying to come up with a costume that rivals those that win the grand prize. I decided a few years ago to give it a try and didn’t win the grand prize until this … Read more

Homemade Gir From Invader Zim Costume With Giant Cupcake

Homemade Gir From Invader Zim Costume With Giant Cupcake

Day 1 – decision to be Gir Day 35 – Bought patterns and fabric from local fabric store.  I used a general pattern for a dog costume with the green and black fleece fabric.  Hot and full of static but oh so amazing! Day 46 – Finally start the cutout of the design and making … Read more

Easy Sexy She-Ra Costume

Easy Sexy She-Ra Costume

I always wanted to dress up as She-ra. When I was invited to this party I was so exited to make my own She-ra costume (first because I am a set designer and I really love to make stuff, models, costume, props… – and second because I used to live in Brazil and they don’t … Read more