Super-Original Homemade Gary the Snail Costume

Coolest Gary the Snail Costume

This Gary the Snail costume was so much fun! I planned on making the costume in 2015 but just couldn’t figure out how to quite make the costume and did a trial make but didnt work. So this year I decided to make it paper mache. I got a balloon and paper mached for the … Read more

Coolest DIY SpongeBob Halloween Costumes

spongebob halloween costumes

Our family Trick or Treats for the local Food Pantry and I hand make our costumes every year. My daughter loved this show growing up and really wanted to do these SpongeBob Halloween costumes. One of my daughters was SpongeBob, my other daughter was Patrick, I was Mr. Crab and we had our cat dressed as … Read more

SpongeBob and Patrick Couple Costume

SpongeBob and Patrick Couple Costume

Spongebob was so easy to make. It started the a poster of spongebob’s face that I found at a toy store. I glued that to a large cardboard box. I cut out the eyes and then cut up some black panty hose. I glued them on the inside of the box so that I could … Read more

Squidward the Coolest Costume I’ve Ever Made

Squidward the Coolest Costume I've Ever Made

My grandson wanted to be Squidward this year for Halloween, so I took on the challenge!  The journey began with putting pieces of clothing together at my local Salvation Army Shop, Ocean State Job Lot, Michael’s Craft Store, Dollar Tree and Walmart (Total cost $38.18). I began by assembling the hat which is made from … Read more

Homemade Spongebob Costume for a Boy

Homemade Spongebob Costume for a Boy

My “little” as I refer to him, was obsessed with Sponge Bob and begged to be him for Halloween. The costume took about two and half weeks to make and lots of Amazon.com prime orders (where you are shipped your items in two days!). There was a need for foam, paint, part of other costumes … Read more

Coolest SpongeBob Costume For a 9 Year Old Boy

Coolest SpongeBob Costume For a 9 Year Old Boy

This Is How We Made This Coolest SpongeBob Costume: To make this SpongeBob costume, we used a square box (cut horizontally), then made it thinner and taped it with duct tape. We used about 10 car sponges, cut horizontally into fifths. Used any extra pieces for filler. Glued on sponges with glue gun and cut … Read more

Cool DIY Spongebob Crew Group Costume

Cool DIY Spongebob Crew Group Costume

My kids decided to be Sponge Bob characters this halloween, and since I am big into repurposing and making costumes myself, the challenge was on!   All of these costumes are made out of 100% recycled materials! Sponge bob is made from a couch cushion,  cardboard and foam, the clothes are made from recycled fabric. … Read more

Money Lovin’ Eugene Krabs Halloween Costume

Money Lovin' Eugene Krabs Halloween Costume

Welcome to the Krusty Krab. My 3 year old son has been asking to be the money lovin’ Eugene Krabs since the Easter bunny came! He wanted his daddy to be SpongeBob so he could tell him to “Get back to work.” I started to make the costume in September by constructing the body out … Read more

Coolest Mermaid Man Costume University Bound

Coolest Mermaid Man Costume University Bound

I was hitting up Indiana University for Halloween this year and I wanted to be unique. Many girls dress sleazy or put on animal ears and call it a costume but I decided to go above and beyond. As a kid who grew up watching Spongebob, and to this day continues to, I came to … Read more

Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy Couple Halloween Costume

Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy Couple Halloween Costume

So, my boyfriend and I had been racking our brains for what to be this Halloween when two aging superheroes came to mind–Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. We of course wanted to make our costumes and I jumped right into it–running to Target after work, Michaels on the weekend, Goodwill on my breaks, etc. Generally … Read more

Awesome Homemade Sandy Cheeks Costume

Awesome Homemade Sandy Cheeks Costume

I worked at Nickelodeon, Singapore so I thought going as a character from the channel might be fun. I decided to go as Sandy Cheeks from SpongeBob SquarePants! It is quite a challenge to make her costume, but it was totally worth it. I had a blast and won the best costume. Everybody went on … Read more

Coolest Sandy Cheeks Costume from SpongeBob Squarepants

Coolest Sandy Cheeks Costume from SpongeBob Squarepants

For this costume we dressed our little girl in all white and added red and blue electrical tape to the sleeves for the stripes.  Found the boots at a yard sale and spray painted them gray.  Bought a white trashcan from a restaurant supply store, painted the zipper on with gray paint and printed out … Read more

Funny and Inexpensive DIY Patrick Costume from SpongeBob

Funny and Inexpensive DIY Patrick Costume from SpongeBob

This Costume was really easy but fun and different which is something I always strive for around halloween. I went to Walmart and found really cheap pink leggins and really cheap lime green shorts. I already had a coral sweater that went perfect. I cut out the flower shapes for his shorts from purlple wrapping … Read more

Cool Homemade SpongeBob and Gary to the Rescue Child Couple Costume

Cool Homemade SpongeBob and Gary to the Rescue Child Couple Costume

My boys (2 and 4 at the time) are the ultimate Spongebob fans, especially my oldest – Austin. He desperately wanted to be Spongebob for Halloween, so like any working mom, I took to the internet. A million searches later I couldn’t find any pre-made Spongebob costumes for sale (ugh!) so I decided to try … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spongebob Costume for No Money

Coolest Homemade Spongebob Costume for No Money

My youngest daughter Sarah was obsessed with SpongeBob Squarepants. Since I always made the costumes, she begged me to turn her into SpongeBob. This was when he was pretty new and the store bought costumes just weren’t there. I worked in a restaurant, so I never had a bunch of money. I did, however have … Read more

Cute and Original Mermaid Man Costume from SpongeBob

Cute and Original Mermaid Man Costume from SpongeBob

First I found an orange tight sleeve tshirt from American Apparel, and green tights also from American Apparel. The red Uggs I’ve had for a while but any red shoes would do. This purple/pink belt was from Forever 21 and I just cut out the yellow M with construction paper. I had purple eye shadow and practiced … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spongebob and the Gang Group Costume

Coolest Homemade Spongebob and the Gang Group Costume

I have a 3 year old grand baby that lives with me and was watching Spongebob on TV.  She said, “Mammal can I be Spongebob?   So I sat down one weekend and had a box and started cutting it out.  I wanted to make a costume for her but not spend a boat load of money. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spongebob Costume Idea

We use paper mache to make the hat, then painted it. We just looked up some YouTube videos on paper mache hats and just tweaked them to suit our need

We used paper mache to make the hat, then painted it. We just looked up some YouTube videos on paper mache hats and just tweaked them to suit our needs (the black bill and the height). The actual Spongebob body we bought, then we got some mid calf socks and painted the lines and wore … Read more

Coolest Spongebob Squarepants in a Motorboat Wheelchair Costume

My son loves Spongebob Squarepants, so he chose Spongebob for his Halloween costume.  To accomodate his wheelchair, we decided to have Spongebob

My son loves Spongebob Squarepants, so he chose Spongebob Squarepants in a motorboat wheelchair costume for his Halloween costume.  To accommodate his wheelchair, we decided to have Spongebob sit in his motorboat.  The Spongebob costume we purchased at a local Target.  We used two large sheets of cardboard from a refrigerator cardboard box, stretched it around the chair in … Read more

Coolest Plankton Costume

OK.my son didn't know what he wanted to be for halloween,so,i asked him if he would want to be a character from spongebob squarepants,he asked if we

My son didn’t know what he wanted to be for halloween, so I asked him if he would want to be a character from Spongebob Squarepants. He asked if we could try for a Plankton costume. First I found a cardboard box that my son could fit in, then I rounded it out. I then … Read more