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

Coolest Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

I was out literally shopping for Halloween costume inspiration when this Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume hit me. I’d originally been looking for items to dress up as something completely different, when I came across these amazing rainbow-colored foil eyelashes ($4). I’m not really sure what possessed me to get them, but for some reason … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Brite DIY Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

Rainbow Brite was my favorite cartoon when I was a kid, and I’ve wanted to make her my Halloween costume for several years. After searching for Rainbow Brite costumes and only finding blue minidresses with rainbow tights, I decided to make an authentic Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume this year! I looked over the costumes … Read more

Cool DIY Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

I loved Rainbow Brite growing up so when I was invited to a party and I had to be something that started with the first letter of my name I had to be her! The only sewing I ever learnt was in grade 8 at high school, so I wasted a couple of meters of … Read more

Coolest Rainbow Brite Fancy Dress Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Fancy Dress Costume

This Homemade Rainbow Brite Fancy Dress Costume was made pretty easily. I purchased a cheap 2nd hand blue dress from a discount store which was 3 sizes too big for me, pinned and resized it to fit me, which left me with handy off cuts for other areas on the costume. Lots of off cuts … Read more

Cool Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

I have always loved Rainbow Brite. I grew up watching the cartoons and had all the toys! I finally grew my hair out long enough to wear it in a long pony tail and was excited to make my own Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume, since most of the “Rainbow Brite” costumes in the stores … Read more

Coolest Child Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Child Rainbow Brite Costume

This year my girlfriend posted on Face Book that her daughter wanted to be Rainbow Brite. So, I Googled the store purchased costumes and found out they were not so hot. So I told her I would make her daughter a Homemade Child Rainbow Brite Costume as long as she purchased the materials. I had … Read more

Awesome Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume

The best part about this Rainbow Brite Homemade Halloween Costume is that it is warm for trick-or-treating and since procrastination is only done best at the last minute, I finished it in less than one week. Fortunately, fleece was on sale when I decided to make this costume and since it is freezing cold most … Read more

Cool Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

I debated a long time with what to be this year…and finally picked after my husband decided he was going to be Optimus Prime. I picked Rainbow Brite for 2 reasons 1: HELLO, it’s Rainbow Brite, how awesome is that!! and number 2: Cause I like to do the Couples costume thing with Adam, this … 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