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

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

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

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

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

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 Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume

Homemade Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume

As others have stated, the key to a good Spongebob costume is finding the right box. We got lucky – the new vacuum cleaner we purchased in early October was exactly the right size. I sprayed it with white primer and cut generous holes for the face and arms. Then, I spray painted eggcrate foam … Read more

Cool Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants Costume

Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants Costume

My 5 yr old, Chandler, is obsessed with Spongebob! After searching all over for a Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants Costume that resembled Spongebob (where the child’s head wasn’t sticking out of a box or flimsy cloth), I decided I would make my own. It ended up being a lot of fun, not to mention, … Read more

Cool Homemade SpongeBob SquarePants Halloween Costume

Homemade SpongeBob SquarePants Halloween Costume

For Halloween this year our family decided on SpongeBob as our theme. Our oldest wanted a homemade SpongeBob SquarePants Halloween costume. The framework was made out of ½” PVC pipe. Measurements of the frame was 24” wide at the top, 23” wide at shoulder height section & 20” wide at the bottom (for a taper … Read more

Cool Cardboard Box Spongebob Halloween Costume

Homemade Spongebob Halloween Costume

My son decided he wanted to be Spongebob for Halloween. I suggested to him that I make the costume and his head could be the Krusty Krab hat. Oh no, he wanted to “be” Spongebob. I racked my brain thinking of different ways to make it and here is what I came up with. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume

Homemade Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume

I started this Homemade Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume with a cardboard box that fitted my 2 ½ year old son. I cut out arm and neck holes. Then I opened the box and used it as a template and cut ½’ foam to match each side. I laid out all the foam pieces and cut … Read more

Cool Homemade Spongebob and Patrick Costumes

Homemade Spongebob and Patrick Costumes

Here are my versions of homemade Spongebob and Patrick costumes. Very easy to make both! Spongebob is basically a giant box with a poster taped on the front. I painted the back yellow, added the shoes to match, and am wearing a yellow shirt. Patrick was a little more complicated. He is made 100% out … Read more

Coolest Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants Costume

Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants Costume

This Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants Costume was a blast to make! First I searched for someone willing to part with his or her foam mattress. An egg crate mattress will do, however I was lucky enough to find one that was flat. Fit your child. I laid my son on the mattress and drew … Read more

Coolest DIY Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume

Homemade DIY Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume

I made this DIY Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Costume for my son this year… He loves Spongebob!! For the past three years, he has competed in the Costume Contest in our town, and he has won 1st place each year. This year he took 1st in his category and 2nd place overall. Putting the costume together … Read more

Coolest Homemade SpongeBob and Plankton Couple Costume

Homemade SpongeBob and Plankton Couple Costume

When my daughter decided that we would dress up in Spongebob this year, I just couldn’t find the “perfect” Spongebob costume anywhere. My son, the little character that he is, decided he wanted to be Plankton, because he is EVIL, ha. Well, forget about trying to buy one of those. So being the crafty person … Read more

Cute Carton-Box Spongebob Costume

Homemade Spongebob Costume

Hello , first of all , sorry for my bad English. We live in Antwerp, Belgium. For carnival I had the idea to make a Spongebob costume to have some fun with the kids. I took 2 cardboard boxes and put them together with ducktape. Took some old bedsheets and put it around the boxes. … Read more

Coolest DIY Spongebob Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade DIY Spongebob Halloween Costume Idea

When I saw that toddler SpongeBob costumes were $40 online, I decided to put those four years of high school art classes to work and put together a DIY Spongebob Halloween Costume Idea. I bought a few colors of acrylic paint that I didn’t already have and an exacto knife, and went to work on … Read more