Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Costumes

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Costumes

This year my partner and I made Popeye and Olive Oyl costumes for Halloween. To create the disguise of Olive, we bought a red turtleneck sweater from a second hand store (EstrieAide located in the city of Sherbrooke, Quebec) and removed the turtleneck. I already had the skirt. To create the Popeye costume, we bought … Read more

Cheap and Easy Popeye and Olive Oyl Couple Halloween Costume

This was the fourth halloween that my boyfriend and I spent together, and I wanted to be something cute together since we\'ve never dressed up as a

This was the fourth Halloween that my boyfriend and I spent together, and I wanted to be something cute together since we’ve never dressed up as a couple before.  Popeye and Olive Oyl seemed to be the cutest and easiest costumes to make. Being the broke college students we are, I wanted to spend the … Read more

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Couple Halloween Costumes

The Popeye costume was a combination of: a simple navy v-neck, a cut-out from a red polo, corn cob pipe, sailor hat, yellow bias tape belt, navy heat

This is how I made these Popeye and Olive Oyl couple Halloween costumes The Popeye costume was a combination of: a simple navy v-neck, a cut-out from a red polo, corn cob pipe, sailor hat, yellow bias tape belt, navy heat seal trim on the sailor collar, work boots, light blue dockers, and the tattoos … Read more

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Couple Costume

I sewed white cotton material to the inside of a red shirt and flapped it outside the neck and sleeves.  I turned a pencil black skirt inside ou

I sewed white cotton material to the inside of a red shirt and flapped it outside the neck and sleeves.  I turned a pencil black skirt inside out and sewed the red stripe to it. I wore brown uggs with white athletic socks.  I wore my hair in a tight bun and sprayed it into … Read more

Coolest Homemade Popeye The Sailorman and Olive Oyl Costumes

Just let me say this was the cutest set of costumes I have done yet, not necessarily the most difficult but just so adorable when it was all finished

Just let me say this was the cutest set of costumes I have done yet, not necessarily the most difficult but just so adorable when it was all finished…I really wanted Sweet Pea the baby too, but of course my oldest son was not having any part of that! I did a lot of research … Read more

Last-Minute Bruto AKA Brutis Costume

My husband was not going to dress up for a 50th bday party on a party bus Themed of Cartoon Bus.Everyone was dressing as a Cartoon Character. I

My husband was not going to dress up for a 50th bday party on a party bus themed “cartoon bus.” Everyone was dressing as a cartoon character. I took one look at him and said “you have to be Brutis from Popeye.’  He ended up loving it and I was surprised everyone knew he was Brutis. … Read more

Homemade Infant Popeye the Sailor Man Costume

Popeye has always been my favorite, so it was an easy choice for Wy\'s first halloween last year.  Here\'s what I needed:1 black onesie1

Popeye has always been my favorite, so it was an easy choice for Wy ‘s first halloween last year.  Here’s what I needed: 1 black onesie 1 pair of light blue pants 1 pair of dark brown socks yellow felt red felt black thread 1 toddler sailor hat white thread sewing needle Instructions: Cut 2 … Read more

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Couples Costume

I wanted to make a costume for a young-sexy Olive Oyl costume and Popeye. I wanted to make a fun, sexy version of Olive oyl. All of the materials for

I wanted to make a Popeye and Olive Oyl couples costume. I wanted to make a fun, sexy version of Olive oyl. All of the materials for this costume (except the shoes) were from the thrift store. The skirt was a skirt bought from the thrift store. The yellow band around the skirt was from … Read more

Coolest Popeye Costume

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For Halloween this year I wanted to pay tribute to one of my favorite movies as a kid, Popeye. I was trying to go for the same style as Robin Williams, so I chose the white middy and blue trousers rather than the navy blue/light blue or all white outfits commonly seen in the cartoon. … Read more

Cool Popeye and Olive Oyl Costume

Popeye and Olive Oyl Costume

This Popeye and Olive Oyl costume was very easy to make. Popeye: For the hat I found a cheap similar white hat then sewed the black band around it and made a pucker in the top with a simple stitch. The pipe we found at a smoke shop and the pants were cheap blue dickies … Read more

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Costume

Popeye and Olive Oyl Costume

My boyfriend and I went in a Popeye and Olive Oyl costume. The costumes required minimal effort and turned out great; I was surprised to realize that people recognized my Olive costume even without seeing Popeye! For Olive, I used a long-sleeve red shirt I already owned, and I bought some cheap lace ribbon to … Read more

Coolest Popeye And Crew Costume

Popeye and Crew Costume

This Popeye and crew costume idea turned out to be really easy. We shopped around at thrift stores for most of the items, Olives’s dress, skirt, Popeye’s pants, shirt, and the rest of the crew’s items. All I had to purchase was the wig for Olive and the mask we used for facial hair for … Read more

Coolest Popeye Halloween Costume

Popeye the Sailor Man!

Each year I look for costume ideas that aren’t the latest trend or fashion. I like for my son to have a unique costume and this year was no different when I decided that he would have a Popeye Halloween costume. As I searched the internet for ideas I came across this site and based … Read more

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyl Halloween Costume

Popeye and Olive Oyl Halloween Costume

My husband is in the Navy and was able to re-enlist on Halloween, (in costume!), so we made these Popey and Olive Oyl Halloween costumes for the ceremony, and well, for Halloween. Here’s what we did: Popeye. We patterned the top after the US Navy’s dress blues jumper. I used black, red, and blue twill. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Popeye Halloween Costume

Homemade Popeye Halloween Costume

My brother asked me to make him a Homemade Popeye Halloween Costume! So I brainstormed and came up with some really good ideas! We bought blue scrubs pants and I added a black trim to the bottom with hot glue. We bought a black polo shirt to which I added a red felt collar with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Popeye and Olive Oyl

Homemade Popeye and Olive Oyl

We were looking for a couple’s costume that was cheap and easy enough to DIY; Homemade Popeye and Olive Oylseemed like the perfect fit (I think I was actually inspired from previous year’s submissions on this site). The costumes were constructed with a judicious amount of duck tape, very little sewing, and fabric felt with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Popeye and Olive Oyl Couple Costumes

Popeye & Olive Oyl

I made these Popeye and Olive Oyl couple costumes, using the Popeye movie with Shelley Duvall and Robin Williams as my inspiration. I thought the more old school they looked, the more interesting the costume. My favorite part of the costume were the shoes on Olive Oyl. I felt they were key to making the … Read more

Coolest Popeye and Olive Oyle Costume

Popeye and Olive Oyle

My son and my niece are very close in age and love to trick or treat together. They like to coincide so last year we came up with this Popeye and Olive Oyle costume and I must say they stole the show! Popeye: White sailor suit from his dress up been, hot glued the blue … Read more

Cool Popeye and Olive Oyl Halloween Costume

Homemade Popeye and Olive Oyl Halloween Costume

Both the Popeye and the Olive Oyl costumes are completely hand made. I found almost everything at Goodwill and Walmart. Olive Oyl wore a red long sleeved t-shirt from Walmart and a long black skirt from Goodwill. I also just happened to find the perfect (and perfect fitting boots at Goodwill too!! Almost did a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Popeye and Olive Oyl Costumes

Homemade Popeye and Olive Oyl Costumes

There are two truths in my life that I know will never change. One: I am tall. I am a 6 foot lady. I’m taller than my boyfriend and really I’m taller than everyone. We have had people point it out and while it doesn’t really matter to us, this year for Halloween we decided … Read more