Cool DIY Carnage Kid Costume

Cool DIY Carnage Kid Costume

I was inspired by another Carnage Kid costume to make this one with a few minor tweaks. I hope that if you want to make this costume, my steps will be helpful. Have fun, and remember; don’t worry about messing up, paint is forgiving! Who is Carnage Kid? If you are not a comics person… Carnage Kid is … Read more

Cool Spiderman Costume For a Toddler

Cool Spiderman Costume For a Toddler

My toddler had his heart set on being Spiderman this year, so I began searching for inspiration in the homemade superhero costume arena. This was challenging because the store-bought costumes are pretty good these days, but I still wanted to create something special. I came across a great tutorial and found the perfect fabric at … Read more

Coolest Doctor Octopus Doc Ock Costume

Coolest Doctor Octopus Doc Ock Costume

I always wanted to make this super villain and I had to get very creative as the long arms pose a lot of challenges for wearing, storing, and weight, etc. Initially, I was going to use aluminum heating ducts which are bigger and look good but they are harder to store and fragile to bend … Read more

Coolest Dr Octopus Kids Costume

Coolest Dr Octopus Kids Costume

My son Jace has always loved dressing up. He saw the old Spiderman movie with Dr Octopus and immediately said he wanted to be him for Halloween. I did some research online and since he is not the most popular villain character to dress up as, I decided I would have to make it for … Read more

Awesome Electro Costume Ready to Defeat Spiderman!

Awesome Electro Costume Ready to Defeat Spiderman!

My husband Floyd is wearing this awesome Electro costume we made together. Halloween is our favorite holiday, so we thought for months how we were going to make this costume work and make it glow. We got the inspiration from the new Spiderman movie where Electro is introduced in the series. We used a motocross … Read more

Completely Hand-Painted Venon (Spiderman) Costume

Completely Hand-Painted Venon (Spiderman) Costume

First of all it took 3 weeks to convince my friend to do this creative paint work on me, I had to go through her mom to convince her to do it and finally 5 days before Halloween my friend called me and told me we would do it or at least try. She is … Read more

Movie Quality DIY Spiderman Costume

Movie Quality DIY Spiderman Costume

Spiderman has been my inspiration ever since I was a little tyke. I borderline model my morals after him. I exercise to get as close to doing what he can do, and I’ve always wanted an awesome Spiderman costume. Problem is, all the ones I would see online were uber expensive. At the time I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Doctor Octopus Costume

Coolest Homemade Doctor Octopus Costume

This year I decided to go as Doctor Octopus (the version played by Alfred Molina in the 2004 movie Spider Man 2). I started by selecting the clothes I would need: a long brown trench coat ($10 at a thrift store) and a long green trench coat (which I happened to own). Underneath I wore … Read more

Coolest Homemade Carnage (Spiderman Villain) Costume

Coolest Homemade Carnage (Spiderman Villain) Costume

My son is a huge Spiderman fan and asked if I could make him a “Carnage” costume. If you are not a comic person… Carnage is the offspring of “Venom” (seen in Spiderman 3). Venom is a symbiote 1/2 alien that merges with a human host. In the comic series, a piece of the alien disconnected from … Read more

Coolest DIY Doctor Octopus Costume

Coolest DIY Doctor Octopus Costume

I saw a similar costume years ago. I wanted to be evil this year and there is no better than Dr Octopus. I went to a Halloween Party and there was a line to have pictures taken with me, this went on all night long . It was a great night. All night I was told … Read more

Last Minute Sexy Spider Woman Costume

Last Minute Sexy Spider Woman Costume

I wanted to be different from all the superheroes, so I challenged myself and picked Spider man. Nobody ever wears a Spider man costume as a woman because it can never be sexy enough. I thought to myself “CHALLENGE ACCEPTED”. So I went to the mall, had a Spider man logo printed on a guys … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spiderman Costume

I originally wanted to make a spiderman suit for comicon, but alas, i did not finish it in time.  So pressed on to have it done by Halloween, it

I originally wanted to make a Spiderman suit for comicon, but alas, I did not finish it in time.  So pressed on to have it done by Halloween, it cost $65 in materials, and 5 and a half months to complete.  I used about 4 yards of spandex that I sewed together, then spray painted … Read more

Cool Homemade Doctor Octopus Costume

Homemade Doctor Octopus Costume

This is a Homemade Doctor Octopus Costume. Trench coat is from an old Halloween cowboy costume. Mechanical arms are made from smaller dryer vent tubing. An “H” was made from PVC pipe and then small sections of pool noodle were put on each of the four ends. The dryer vent hose fits perfect over the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Doc Ock Costume

Homemade Doc Ock Costume

My youngest guy wanted to be Spiderman so his brother asked me to make him Homemade Doc Ock Costume for Halloween. I found an old trench coat at Salvation Army and put slits in the back to accommodate the arms. The arms are dryer tubes that I attached to an old backpack, one of the … Read more

Doc Oc Costume

My son Alex wanted to be Doc Oc. and of course there are no costumes for him. So we came up with original costume ideas that we saw on the web. The “arms” are noodles (like you use in a pool) spray painted with silver spray paint, wire for the claws and tin foil wrapped … Read more

Doc Oc Costume

A Doc Oc with working Octopus Arms – bet you haven’t seen original costume ideas like this one! The coat and everything else was pretty standard thrift-shop fair. The middle “Belt” or “Back Harness” was made from vinyl left over from past years costumes. Just decorate paint and wrap around his middle. So the real … Read more