Coolest DIY Young Maleficent Costume – Make Heads Turn!

young maleficent costume

Want a costume that will stand out? Well look no further! My daughter wanted to a young Maleficent costume after watching the movie Maleficent when it came out. All the costumes online were very generic and not what we were looking for. So I decided to brainstorm and put something together for her. The Wings (Time … Read more

Cool and Easy Maleficent Homemade Costume

Cool and Easy Maleficent Homemade Costume

My daughter wanted to dress up as Maleficent when she was younger, so I made her this easy Maleficent costume. The wings look amazing and elaborate, yet were so simple to make. I bought two A1 sheets of cardboard.  I then cut out 2 symmetrical wings after marking them out. Then I had to figure … Read more

Magnificent and Malicious Maleficent Costume

Magnificent and Malicious Maleficent Costume

This is my interpretation of Angelina Jolie’s character in Maleficent. This revamp of the classic Sleeping Beauty moved me so much I just could not help but to channel my inner Maleficent. I absolutely love that this film changes the way women are interpreted in movies so often to feel we must be ‘saved’ by … Read more

Extravagant Maleficent Costume

Extravagant Maleficent Costume

My daughter wanted to be a beautiful character. The idea of being Maleficent made her so excited! She already had the awesome green eyes so we knew it would be a perfect costume for her! For the robe, we used suede fabric and free hand cut the shapes we needed and then took an old … Read more

Malecifent at her Best

Malecifent at her Best

Our daughter in law made this costume for her niece Elena and I thought she did an amazing job. Elena won first prize last night at the Sault Greyhounds Hockey Game contest. Elena called us today to tell us (her grandparents ) that everyone was telling her she made a amazing Malecifent.

Best Maleficent Costume for a Girl

Best Maleficent Costume for a Girl

My 4 year old daughter is obsessed with frozen, so when she told me she wanted to be Maleficent for halloween. I was ecstatic! I worked about 70-80 hours on this costume. It was the first costume I have made with this much detail, and I had a blast doing it! First I made the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Malificent Costume

Coolest Homemade Malificent Costume

My daughter immediately wanted a homemade Maleficent costume after seeing the Maleficent movie at the drive-in this year. Done deal. I decided I was going to make her the best maleficent costume ever including all her favorite things. She loves pretty dresses and scary things. I wanted to do the Angelina Jolie version with touches … Read more

Homemade Magnificent Young Maleficent Costume

Homemade Magnificent Young Maleficent Costume

If you asked most people what they consider to be the most hectic and stressful time of year, the majority of them would undoubtedly say the Christmas holiday season. It is the only holiday that requires the full fifty-five days of unrelenting planning and shopping if the store displays erected the day after Halloween are … Read more

Homemade Maleficent The Magnificent Costume

Homemade Maleficent The Magnificent Costume

Well Well Well, bwahahahaha. Hello children! I see that I was invited to attend a costume contest and I’ve decided to share my design for the maleficent look you see. Most of my costume was made with a few bought pieces torn apart and redone to fit my look I was going for. I’ll do … Read more

My Magnificent Maleficent Homemade Costume

My Magnificent Maleficent Homemade Costume

So on a long flight home after enjoying ten days of fun in the sun on my honeymoon I had the opportunity to watch Disney’s Maleficent starring Angelina Jolie. It was all the inspiration I needed for this years Halloween costume. I have always enjoyed Halloween and enjoy even more challenging myself to make the best, most realistic costume … Read more

Coolest Cartoon Movie Mix Maleficent Costume

Coolest Cartoon Movie Mix Maleficent Costume

When Maleficent came out in theaters this year, I promptly went to see it. Having grown up watching Sleeping Beauty, she became the most trancing Disney character I’d had ever watched. Maleficent was so inspiring visually. I was very taken from beginning to end by the graphics in the movie, but Maleficent’s look and wardrobe … Read more

Homemade Maleficent Costume for a Child

Homemade Maleficent Costume for a Child

My daughter was fascinated after watching the movie “Maleficent’ and decided to dress up in Maleficent costume. We wanted to give a try making the costume and it was a success. Gown: Black polyester material. I stitched the gown with long wide sleeves. Horns: Two 9″ wires Newspapers Foil Masking tape Headband Glue gun Black … Read more

Homemade Maleficent Costume for a Girl

Homemade Maleficent Costume for a Girl

We ended up moving this year around Halloween. So, needless to say it was kind of hectic. When packing to move, you use what you have on hand. So, my costume came to life with duct tape, packing paper and bubble wrap. I ended up making a set of horns by putting a plastic bag … Read more

Homemade Maleficent Goes to the Prom Costume

Homemade Maleficent Goes to the Prom Costume

The inspiration for this costume happened to coincide with my 25th High School Reunion. We all decided we really wished we could do a “prom do-over,” because, well, we all remember prom. When the last Maleficent film was released – a story of the sadness and rage that drives this dark fairy who never got … Read more

Handmade Maleficent Costume

Handmade Maleficent Costume

The reaction we got from the Maleficent costume was great. I took her to the store before Halloween in her costume and people were stopping us every couple steps to either take a picture or ask where I got it and they were amazed when I told them I made it, I had a couple … Read more

Magnificent Maleficent Costume with Retracable Wings

Magnificent Maleficent Costume with Retracable Wings

Like many of you, we were excited to see Disney’s new movie Maleficent this summer. We loved the effects and costuming of the movie. Our family has always loved Halloween, and every year we have a fun family tradition of making our own DIY Halloween costumes. Our oldest teenage daughter has a real interest in … Read more

Young Homemade Maleficent Costume – Only If She Could Fly!

Young Homemade Maleficent Costume - Only If She Could Fly!

My 6-year-old daughter has a cute dark side. She always looks for the “bad guy” in any movies she watches. Don’t get me wrong. She likes princess characters too, but she would remember great details about the villains. At first, she would like to be Elsa from Frozen this year. (Are you surprised?!?) But then … Read more

DIY Magnificent Maleficent Costume

DIY Magnificent Maleficent Costume

Right from the moment I saw the trailer for Maleficent, I was inspired to create this modern take on one of the classic villainess from Disney. Also, Maleficent is just an all around strong female character a.k.a. she’s a badass, I said it! But creating this whole look did take some time, especially the horns. … Read more

Homemade Winged Maleficent Costume

Homemade Winged Maleficent Costume

I enjoyed creating this homemade Winged Maleficent costume so much. Ever since I was a child I wished that I could have wings. One day I was watching TV and then I got the idea of wings from the Black Swan movie especially the transformation scene. I then started to think how to make the … Read more

Young Maleficent Homemade Disney Costume

Young Maleficent Homemade Disney Costume

My kids choose the next year costume as soon as they take off that year costume so I have time to plan, get supplies, etc. When my 8 year old Isabella went to the Maleficent movie premiere she decide that she wanted to be young maleficent and I had to start all over again, but … Read more

Original Costume for a Girl: The Other Maleficent

Original Costume for a Girl: The Other Maleficent

My daughter became obsessed with Disney’s Maleficent the moment we saw it. I had just spent months (with the help of grandma) making an Elsa costume for her which of course went right out of the window once we saw this movie. She immediately decided that Elsa was out and Maleficent was in! Abby, being … Read more

Maleficent Mistress of Evil Costume

Maleficent Mistress of Evil Costume

I started off my Maleficent costume with  3 yards of black fabric to make a long black dress with drape like sleeves. Everything was measured to my height. For the horns I took a wire hanger, cut in half (one half for each horn) and shaped them like that of Maleficent using a picture for … Read more

Electrical Tape Maleficent Costume

Electrical Tape Maleficent Costume

This is my daughter Laila as Maleficent. I was very happy to find out my 5 year old gave me a fun and not horribly popular costume choice this year. I had to google a lot of images to really figure out how to put this one together. The body was pretty easy, I used … Read more

Our Own 4 Year Old Maleficent

Our Own 4 Year Old Maleficent

My daughter’s Halloween school party is fast approaching, she wanted to be beastly Maleficent, we’ve looked in every shop near us, amazon, ebay, american website NONE! Either sold out or not in her size. My wife said “we will make her one” not to mention none of us have any sewing experience. To cut story … Read more