Coolest Homemade Baby Kool Aid Man Costume

Homemade Baby Kool Aid Man Costume

Here’s our cool Kool Aid Man Costume! This year my husband has been laid off more than once and this month has really hit us hard, so unfortunately I did not have much money to work with this year, but thank goodness I am a craft maniac, I make my kids costumes every year, so … Read more

Awesome Homemade Cereal Mascot Group Costumes

I found the Toucan Sam and Captain Crunch jacket at the thrift store and got my inspiration there. The Tony the Tiger costume is a Broncos sweatshirt with fake fur and black duck tape. The pants are also black duck tape. All items are thrift store bought except a few things. We were quite the … Read more

Cool Homemade Energizer Bunny Halloween Costume

energizer bunny halloween costume

I wanted to do my very first DIY costume. So, I went online and googled DIY costumes and to my surprise your website popped up. I went and looked through the costumes people had posted and found the Energizer Bunny. I thought it was such a cute idea and it seemed pretty easy to make. … Read more

Cool Got Milk Costume

Cool Got Milk Costume

This was one adventure in the making!! My husband and I spent some time thinking about the Got Milk costume for a while, but once we got the supplies: paint, staple gun, padding (for shoulders), and foam for the straw, the fun began!!! This happened once we ordered a milk carton costume from Amazon. We … Read more

Amazing DIY Fast Food Group Costume

Amazing DIY Fast Food Group Costume

We dressed up as fast food characters during our annual trip to Mickey’s Halloween Party in Disneyland. We were stopped countless times for pictures. I thought my kids would get frustrated as it slowed us down from rides, but they loved the attention. As soon as one picture was taken, another person would jump in … Read more

Cool DIY We Can Do It Costume

Cool DIY We Can Do It Costume

My hard working mother wanted to dress up as an inspirational image. What more than to show the hard working morale of women – “We can do it!”. We came up with just simply making a poster with the “We can do it” letters and attaching shoelaces to use it as a backpack. We also … Read more

The Adventures of Kool Aid Man

The Adventures of Kool Aid Man

Well it all began when i stumbled across a video of Kool Aid Man (KAM) running down the beach against a bottle of cola. Cola tripped and the victorious KAM basked in his glory as he won the race. I had a beach festival coming up in the next couple of weeks and I thought … Read more

Ronald McDonald Costume

Ronald McDonald Costume

i was thinking what costume to wear for my 30th i wanted soething different had 2 be unique and unusual so i thought ooohhh thats it im gonna be ronald mcdonald looking online i realised just how much the costumes were and thought theres no way im paying that so i bought a yellow boiler … Read more

Totally Tasty In-N-Out Family

Totally Tasty In-N-Out Family

This is our completely homemade family costumes, except for the In-n-out hats! We have 2 1/2-year-old twin boys, so I wanted to have a coordinating costume for both of them, I decided on a hamburger and fries, because I love food!  Also they were milk and cookies last year, so we continued the food theme … Read more

Most Creative Energizer Bunny Costume

Most Creative Energizer Bunny Costume

Ears/tail- with the ears I bought a bunny ear set with ears and tail together. I was only going to use the tail because my friend was suppose to make my ears but at the last min she told me she couldn’t. So I tried to do then my self and it was a complete … Read more

Coolest Spud Wagon Fry Truck Costume

Coolest Spud Wagon Fry Truck Costume

I wanted to make something unique this year that I’d never seen before – when I first thought of a fry truck costume, I thought it was perhaps a bit odd, but ran with the idea! “Chips” and “Buds” are our kids nicknames, they call french fries “chachas” (from when our girl first started talking) … Read more

Count Chocula Paper Mache Mask

Count Chocula Paper Mache Mask

I created this paper mache Count Chocula mask after looking for a mask that would fit comfortably over my prescription glasses, which has been a recurring issue since childhood. I chose to use paper mache due to the process being fairly inexpensive and fun, with the entire mask costing me roughly $20.00 in total to … Read more

Costume Kept Going and Going and Going

Costume Kept Going and Going and Going

After checking out store bought costumes, I decided to be the Energizer Bunny!  Total cost was about $45. I wore this on a Halloween cruise and couldn’t walk more than a few feet before cruisers stopped me for photos.  I also ordered stickers and temporary tattoos from the Energizer website and handed them out to … Read more

Ronald and the Hamburglar Couple Costume

Ronald and the Hamburglar Couple Costume

I made these Ronald McDonald and Hamburglar costumes for my boyfriend and his friend, as we were all going on a night out. Everyone on the night out all worked at McDonalds including these two. We kept their costumes as a surprise. Everyone found it hilarious and quite ironic how they dressed up. When we … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hamburglar and Hamburger Couple Costume

Coolest Homemade Hamburglar and Hamburger Couple Costume

Every year I force my husband to dress in a couple’s costume that I make. This year he came up with the idea to be one of his favorite childhood characters, the Hamburglar. I saw a picture of a crocheted hamburger dress on line and decided I would be a hamburger. I can’t crochet, but … Read more

Coolest Colonel Sanders and Bucket of Fried Chicken Couples Costume

Coolest Colonel Sanders and Bucket of Fried Chicken Couples Costume

Two years ago, my boyfriend and I went to a college Halloween party as Colonel Sanders and a bucket of KFC Fried Chicken. We wanted to dress as something original that we’ve never seen out at a Halloween party before, something that would bring smiles and laughs to people’s faces, and this costume did just … Read more

Homemade Little Debbie Costume – Snack Cakes for All!

Homemade Little Debbie Costume - Snack Cakes for All!

Who doesn’t love Little Debbie snack cakes? NO ONE! Which one is your favorite? P.S. There a TON to pick from! My personal favorites are a tight competition between Oatmeal Cream Pies and Starcrunch! When chatting at work one day with a friend she divulged her “dirty secret” that she hides boxes of Oatmeal Cream … Read more

Super Creepy Serial Killer Ronald McDonald Costume

Super Creepy Serial Killer Ronald McDonald Costume

I had a lot of trouble deciding what to wear to a party. Then it came to me, why not make an already well known super creepy clown more creepy? This costume was a blast. It received a lot of attention and I won costume of the night. It was also the perfect costume to … Read more

Coolest DIY Breakfast Family Costume With Our Dog!

Coolest DIY Breakfast Family Costume With Our Dog!

Each year our family themes it up for Halloween. My daughter chose this year’s theme by wanting to go as Mrs. Butterworth and surprisingly, my youngest was watching a cartoon where they were obsessed with waffle and he begged to be a waffle. Tada! We have a theme! Mina (Mrs. Butterworth) – I bought a … Read more

Coolest Bertie Bassett Sweetie Couple Costume

Coolest Bertie Bassett Sweetie Couple Costume

My friend and I decided to make Bertie Bassett costumes after the licorice all sort sweets.  We thought it would be more impressive to have two rather than just one. It took about four weeks to make the costumes and lots of things went wrong but we got there in the end. The heads are … Read more

Cute and Easy Rosie the Riveter Costume

Cute and Easy Rosie the Riveter Costume

I saw a picture of Rosie depicted with Veteran’s Day coming up. The red bandanna caught my eye and I thought a Rosie the Riveter costume would be a perfect outfit to put together. All it took to put this costume together was a simple blue work shirt, a red bandanna, and some red lipstick. That’s … Read more

Coolest Colonel Sanders Costume Riding a Giant Chicken!

Coolest Colonel Sanders Costume Riding a Giant Chicken!

I made the chicken by removing the filling from a bean bag and cutting a hole in the center, leaving it much in the shape of a tire. I filled the walls with shopping bags full of the bean bag filling. Upholstery shops usually have lots of foam remnants and I was able to get … Read more

Only YOU can be Smokey Bear for Halloween

Only YOU can be Smokey Bear for Halloween

The Inspiration As a kid, my family took a vacation to the Smokey Mountains in Tennessee. Ever the creative (or annoying) kids, my big brother and I made up the running joke that “Smokey Bear doesn’t like chickens” (weird, I know) basically to dare each other to run through that cave or jump off that … Read more