Geico Money Man and His Agent Couple Costume

Geico Money Man and His Agent Couple Costume

My husband and I dressed up as the Geico Money Man for a party in March 2014, but the theme was Halloween…. We are motorcycle riders and we thought it was a great idea to dress up like the money man and roll down in our motorcycle, with all the money flowing around. The money … Read more

Sexy Energizer Bunny Halloween Costume

Sexy Energizer Bunny Halloween Costume

I originally decided to make a homemade costume this year because I’m still too small to fit in a lot of the women’s costumes at Halloween stores. I got very disappointed at first but, decided I would do something homemade again. I immediately got home and Googled homemade costumes and happened to come across this … Read more

Colonel Sanders is Back for Halloween!

Colonel Sanders is Back for Halloween!

I had wanted to be Colonel Sanders for a while. I started this costume about 6 months ahead. You wouldn’t believe how hard it is to find a white suit. I finally found the coat in an antique mall for $10. After spending $6 on dry cleaning, it looked pretty nice. The coat had brass … Read more

Coolest Homemade Geico Money [Wo]Man Costume

Coolest Homemade Geico Money [Wo]Man Costume

I’ve made a couple of successful costumes in recent years (Cher, Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, Spy vs. Spy) but I didn’t have any good idea this year.  Plus, I like to get started early, but I moved in July and was occupied with getting settled most of the summer.  Then in early September, while watching … Read more

Coolest 7-Up Cool Spot Costume

Coolest 7-Up Cool Spot Costume

This year I went as the 7-Up Cool Spot.  It was one of my favorite costumes to make and one of the easiest. I have been hand making my costumes for the past 10 years. After the last Halloween party of the year, ideas for the following year are already flowing through my head. When … Read more

Cutest Little Morton Salt Girl Halloween Toddler Costume

Cutest Little Morton Salt girl

Cutest Little Morton Salt Girl, she really fits the part. With her blond hair at the perfect length and it even flipped just right. We found the yellow jacket coat on clearance that looked exactly as the one on the girl. The white tights needed for warmth you can find almost anywhere. We also found the yellow … Read more

Cutest Energizer Bunny Costume Ever!

Cutest Energizer Bunny Costume Ever!

This year I decided to be the Energizer Bunny. My family and I have been fans of the character since the ’80s, and I knew it would be a really fun and less common costume. I usually try to go all out every year, but I’ve never gotten better reactions or had so much fun … Read more

Energizer Bunny Costume by the Energizer Granny

Energizer Bunny Costume by the Energizer Granny

I look for any excuse to dress up! I do face painting, zombie makeup, and a variety of other art projects. My daughter’s friend who was watching me last Halloween, said, “Your mom is like the Energizer Bunny, Hey! that’s what she should be next year” So I did! People have been telling me to … Read more

Energizer Bunny Costume

Energizer Bunny Costume

I found this cute costume Idea a while back on here and thought it was super cute and something I could do myself. It was a little more work then I had anticipated but it turned out great. I had my tights from a previous costume and also the cheer shorts. My plan was to … Read more

Easy No-Sew DIY Kool-Aid Man Costume – OH YEAH!

Easy No-Sew DIY Kool-Aid Man Costume - OH YEAH!

Ok parents, what really pops into your head when you hear the word Halloween? For me it’s two things: Way too much candy for little tummies for starters followed closely by the dreaded inevitable costume dilemma. I am not talking about that red, fake  ‘blood’ that you absolutely cannot get out of their clothes on … Read more

Cool Homemade Aunt Jemima Costume

Cool Homemade Aunt Jemima Costume

After selling antiques for years, Aunt Jemima has always been a favorite to collect.  I decided to bring her back to life as a Halloween costume.  I went to the local Goodwill and found an old skirt and shirt. I had an apron.with some cutting and hot glue, I had the perfect skirt.  All I … Read more

Kool Aid Man Costume

Kool Aid Man Costume

Every family seems to have that one member who can never come up with a costume idea until the last minute.  Then when they finally come up with their idea (it is usually unique since they have been spending so much time thinking about it) they have no time to actually make it happen successfully. … Read more

Sexy Energizer Bunny Costume

Sexy Energizer Bunny Costume

Every year I try to make a fun creative costume. Being a college student you want to stick out and have something different yet sexy at the same time! So this year I chose Energizer bunny! I saw one on Pinterest and thought it was a great idea so I recreated it and put my … Read more

Fun Homemade Ronald McDonald Costume

Fun Homemade Ronald McDonald Costume

Each Halloween I try to create an original costume. Either a costume that cannot be store bought or creating and perfecting a specific theme. I wanted to be Ronald McDonald. Ronald is a clown so clown accessories are perfect. A pair of clown shoes and a red wig, although finding the perfect RED wig was … Read more

Winning Google Android Costume

Winning Google Android Costume

I got the idea of an Android costume because I work with a cell phone company. My favorite devices are those with Googles Android. My goal was to have the most recognized and entertaining costume. “IT WAS! “The moment I walked in sight people were excited and rushing to get there pictures taken with me. … Read more

Cool Jack in the Box Halloween Costume

Cool Jack in the Box Halloween Costume

The conception overall was pretty easy. I wanted people to recognize the costume as well as wonder where I bought it. With that in mind I didn’t relize just what I was in for. Between numerous revisions, resulting in countless trips to the craft store and looking at all the pictures the web could offer. … Read more

The Insurance Superheroes Group Halloween Costume

The Insurance Superheroes Group Halloween Costume

It all started with a gal who looks a lot like Flo from Progressive. So we added the Geico Money Man which took 8 hours to construct, one package of  hot glue sticks and 500 fake dollar bills.  Rounding out the team is the not so memorable Erin from Esurance – a cartoon character brought … Read more

Best DIY McDonald’s Hamburglar Costume for a Woman

Best DIY McDonald's Hamburglar Costume for a Woman

Halloween is my favorite holiday! It’s mostly a good excuse to dress up and get into character, which I love to do. The best part of it all is my crafty mother; If you have an idea for something, she will sew it right up for you!! This year I actually found my costume idea … Read more

DIY Sexy Energizer Bunny Costume

DIY Sexy Energizer Bunny Costume

This year for halloween I knew I wanted to be original. Coming from a small town in Texas where everyone knows me, I knew in September I should start looking for creative costume ideas and that’s when I came across this website and saw a “Energizer Bunny.” Although the idea I saw was creative enough, … Read more

Last-Minute “Got Milk?” Spokesperson Costume

Last-Minute "Got Milk?" Spokesperson Costume

So, it’s the night before Halloween and I’m desperately searching for some sort of Halloween costume I can make out of household items… Then a “Got milk” commercial came on! This costume is as last-minute as last-minute will ever get. I took an old, plain white t-shirt and wrote “Got milk?” in big black letters. … Read more

Sexy Homemade Energizer Bunny Halloween Costume

Sexy Homemade Energizer Bunny Halloween Costume

I have absolutely no crafting talents, and making this costume was so easy! The drum, which is the best part in my opinion, was really simple. I got one of those big popcorn tins that has three separate sections of popcorn from toys R us for $6. After making my roommates and myself eat all … Read more

Homemade Colonel Sanders Costume for a Toddler

Homemade Colonel Sanders Costume for a Toddler

I was planning on making a “couples costume” for my two boys out of whatever my oldest chose. As it turns out my 4 year old couldn’t make a decision for more then a few minutes without changing his mind so I chose for him. I wanted something cute and unusual. So we chose the … Read more

Geico Money Man Halloween Costume

Geico Money Man Halloween Costume

I have to give the credit to my wife for the idea of the Geico Money Man costume.  However, when it came time for the actual creation of the costume that is where I took over.  We have always enjoyed the fact that we create our own costumes every year.  My wife used play money … Read more