Awesome DIY Rainbow Brite and Sprite Costumes

rainbow brite and sprite costumes

Rainbow Brite was one of my favorite cartoons as a kid. My best friend and I decided to make her and her pet sprite, Twink. So we spent the last month figuring out how to make and making these fun and colorful costumes. Here are some of the details on how we put these bright … Read more

Cutest Ever Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

Cutest Ever Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

Growing up in the 80’s, Rainbow Brite was one of my favorite cartoon characters, but sadly I never got to dress up as her for Halloween.   This year I decided to relive my childhood memories by transforming my 3 year old daughter into Rainbow Brite for Halloween. Because I work full time, I decided to … Read more

Rainbow Brite and her Sprite Couple Costume

Rainbow Brite and her Sprite Couple Costume

Do you remember Rainbow Brite and her Sprite? My sister was dazzled with enchantment with the vintage 1980’s  animation and the dolls that came with it. I remember her at 5 years old wanting the doll so bad when she tried to convince my parents in her sweetest, kindest, 5 year old voice ” I … Read more

Cool DIY Rainbow Brite Costume for a Woman

Cool DIY Rainbow Brite Costume for a Woman

What little girl growing up in the 80’s not love and want to be Rainbow Brite?? Not only did I watch the show, own every doll, I even had the bed sheets. naturally as I brainstormed unique costume ideas rainbow bright came to mind. Like all my other costumes I used recycled materials, in this … Read more

Cool Homemade Rainbow Brite and Murky Dismal Couple’s Costume

Cool Homemade Rainbow Brite and Murky Dismal Couple's Costume

I’m a Rainbow Brite collector — I collect pretty much anything I can get my hands on having to do with this awesome 80’s cartoon. I found some awesome rainbow knee socks on sale at a Halloween store and suddenly knew exactly what I wanted to dress up as for Halloween. A few years ago … Read more

Cutest Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

Cutest Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

This Rainbow Brite homemade costume was super easy and way fast to put together! And only cost me a grand total of $2.97, the wig was made out of yarn and wire and a lot of spray glue I fix the hair the way I wanted it to look and glue it to stay, the dress … Read more

Easy Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

Easy Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume: I loved the show Rainbow Brite when I  was younger, despite the fact I was only alive for about a month in the 80's. (The joys of having older sib

I loved the show Rainbow Brite when I  was younger, despite the fact I was only alive for about a month in the 80’s. (The joys of having older siblings who introduced me to the finer things in life.) I started with a blue dress I found at the Goodwill. It was the perfect color. Then, I found rainbow … Read more

Coolest Strawberry Shortcake and Rainbow Brite Kids Costumes

Flashback to Childhood 80’s: Rainbow Brite & Strawberry Shortcake
My two girls were my childhood dolls for Hallowe’en last year. The

My two girls were my childhood dolls for Halloween last year. They both already knew who Strawberry Shortcake was, but I had to go online and show them who Rainbow Brite was. Once they saw her, there was no question as to whom they would be for Halloween. About a month ahead of Halloween I … Read more

Coolest Hand-Made Rainbow Brite Costume

Laura's Rainbow Brite Costume

My friend was having a 1980’s themed fancy dress party for her 30th birthday and I KNEW I had to go as Rainbow Brite (I was born to play that role!).  I checked out the Rainbow Brite costumes online, but they were very expensive and a bit tacky-looking, so I decided to make my own. … Read more

Cute DIY Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

I made this Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume for a Saturday morning cartoon theme party I attended and wore it again for Halloween last year. I made it from scraps of fabric and sewing together in to tubes and stuffing them with a light stuffing. I sewed the dress and made the belt with fabric and … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Brite Costume

Coolest Rainbow Brite Costume 33

This Rainbow Brite Costume was a very fun and rather easy costume to put together. It was inspired of course from my own childhood favorite character Rainbow Brite! I made the top as a long sleeve shirt and sewed in each color ring after I finished the sleeves. I did have part of a pattern … Read more

Cute Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

I made the entire Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume with the exception of the wig, shoes and tights! The arm warmers are actually a pair of tights with the feet cut off and slipped onto the arms. I bought most of my supplies at a fabric store. I LOVE how the skirt part is extra shiny! … Read more

Cool Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

My Rainbow Brite costume proved to be an affordable and fun adventure. The project began about 7 years ago, and every couple of years, I chose a few pieces to improve or rebuild. Finally, I feel that my current costume best reflects what the original doll would have worn. At $1.85 per yard, the shiny … Read more

Awesome Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

Rainbow Brite Costume

This was my first attempt in making a costume. I made the entire Rainbow Brite costume as well as the wig. Growing up, Rainbow Brite was my hero! So I decided to be her for Halloween. It was such a hit. Everyone at the Halloween party I attended raved about it. I had so much … Read more

Creative DIY Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

I decided to be Rainbow Brite this year for Halloween and going through the tons of pages of lame store versions I finally realized that it would be completely better if I made my own version of a Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume. So I went to Goodwill to find something big and blue for the … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

Like every other girl growing up in the 1980’s, I was obsessed with the cartoon Rainbow Brite. For whatever reason, it is not something I grew out of. So when my friends and I decided to dress up as 80’s characters to go out for Halloween this year, I immediately knew what I wanted my … Read more

Pretty Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

I made this Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume out of an old bridesmaid dress that I found at a thrift store for $10. I cut off the bottom and used the excess to make the sleeves and wristbands. I used rainbow socks for the leggings and arm warmers and sequin suspenders that I found at … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Brite DIY Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

For my 28th birthday, I decided to have a ’80s cartoon’ theme. Rainbow Brite was one of my favourite cartoons from the 80’s so it made sense that I wanted to recreate the look for my birthday. I was quite disappointed that the ‘ready made’ outfits seem to cater more for strippers rather than people … Read more

Coolest Homemade Rainbow Brite and Twink Costumes

Homemade Rainbow Brite and Twink Costumes

These Homemade Rainbow Brite and Twink Costumes were inspired by my love of the 1980’s and my childhood favorite cartoon show! My birthday is two days before Halloween and I turned 30 this year, so I knew it had to be a good one! I set out to make a Rainbow Brite costume that was … Read more

Coolest Homemade Rainbow Brite Adult Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Adult Costume

My homemade Rainbow Brite Adult costume was pretty simple to make as I don’t sew. The hardest part was finding the right blue dress. I searched a lot of second hand stores, Marshalls and TJ Maxx. I think I finally found it at a TJ Maxx on clearance. I used an iron seam to get … Read more

Cool DIY Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

I got the inspiration for this Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume from this site where I checked out other homemade Rainbow Brite costumes. I found a royal blue dress at K-mart. It was a little more conservative with the turtleneck but that was fine since I wore it to my office. I bought my supplies … Read more

Coolest DIY Retro Rainbow Brite Girl’s Halloween Costume Idea

DIY Retro Rainbow Brite Girl's Halloween Costume Idea

My friends daughter decided on a DIY retro Rainbow Brite girl’s Halloween costume idea. Of course we were excited to make this costume since we grew up with rainbow bright!!!! I used a basic dress pattern and altered the sleeves to create a pointed cuff and added batting in between the rainbow arms and sewed … Read more