Cool Homemade Leprechaun Costume

Cool Homemade Leprechaun Costume

I made my leprechaun sitting on a pot of gold for this year’s work costume contest. I am always trying to win the most original category so this is what I came up with.  The hill is made out of chicken wire. I didn’t give it any other structure, just several layers, bent and twisted … Read more

Coolest Homemade Leprechaun Child Costume

Coolest Homemade Leprechaun Child Costume

This Leprechaun is my 9 year old son Ayden’s 2013 costume. His grandmother makes his costumes every year, and every year they are always unique! We live in a small city where pretty much everyone knows each other and everyone in the area loves to see Ayden’s costumes! As you could imagine this puts a lot … Read more

Baby Bump’s First Costume: Pot o’ Gold at the End of the Rainbow!

Baby Bump's First Costume: Pot o' Gold at the End of the Rainbow!

In early September I was Googling maternity costumes without much luck. I saw plenty of zombie baby parts affixed to bloodied t-shirts and wasn’t feeling it. There were also myriad pictures of women with their cute little bellies painted like the Earth or a basketball or a fishbowl, but these days I’m not really feeling … Read more

Coolest Homemade Leprechaun Costume Idea

Coolest Homemade Leprechaun Costume Idea

The ultimate Leprechaun costume idea came to me because Halloween is such a big party night. Why not combine it with one of the other biggest party nights of the year……..St. Patricks Day! A simple white dress shirt and a pair of black dress pants rolled up like gauchos gets you started for your festive … Read more

Pot o’ Gold Pregnant Halloween Costume

Pot o' Gold Pregnant Halloween Costume

We love Halloween, but thought the pumpkin belly and pregnant skeleton costumes were played out. What else is round?? A pot of gold of course! the leprechaun was all thrift store finds, luckily my husband has a small waist and can fit into large ladies pants no problem. Lol. (Can you believe someone actually wore … Read more

Little Lucky Leprechaun Homemade Halloween Costume

As with most schools today students can not dress up to celebrate Halloween.  My son’s school offers “Dress like a book character da

As with most schools today students can not dress up to celebrate Halloween.  My son’s school offers “Dress like a book character day” for the kids to celebrate “Fall Festival day.”  The rules are that they can’t be super heroes or princesses and they have to bring the book of their costume to school with … Read more

The Happy Holidays Girls Group Costume

The Happy Holidays Girls Group Costume

This year we decided to make the Happy Holidays Girls group costume! All of the Holidays are hand made which makes them awesome! These ones were a little harder to make, but the finished product was worth the time and effort! The holidays consisted of a Easter Bunny, a Leprachaun, Santa, Cupid, and the Turkey! … Read more

Original Pot O’ Gold Costume

I wanted to do an original/homemade costume and saw a picture of a girl as a sexy leprochan next to a guy painted gold with a pot around his wai

I wanted to do an original/homemade costume and saw a picture of a girl as a sexy leprechaun next to a guy painted gold with a pot around his waist. My husband was not all for painting his body gold and I was not at all for wearing a tiny little dress. So I switched the … Read more

Coolest Pot of Gold Maternity Costume

Pot O' Gold with leprechaun

I was going to my niece’s costume birthday party and had to think of something other than a pregnant fairy. I decided to become a Pot O’ Gold at the end of the rainbow! I already owned a black shirt, I then used a rolled up black tank top as the rim of the ‘pot’ … Read more

Coolest Leprechaun Halloween Costume

Leprechaun Halloween Costume

I came up with the Leprechaun Halloween costume because last year my 3 year old son saw a commercial of the Leprechaun movie and it fascinated him! He had a million and 1 questions to ask about leprechauns! So, I decided to make him a little leprechaun for Halloween. I looked everywhere for a leprechaun … Read more

Coolest Homemade Irish Leprechaun Costume

Homemade Irish Leprechaun Costume

Every year my city has a giant culture festival, called Folklorama. My dad dresses up as a leprechaun and kisses all the ladies who come to visit the Irish Pavilion. My mom made this Homemade Irish Leprechaun Costume for him by embellishing a coat she found at a thrift store. She attached gold trims, buttons, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Leprechaun and Pot of Gold Couple Costume

Homemade Leprechaun and Pot of Gold Couple Costume

The luck of the Irish struck as my son wanted to be a leprechaun. His dad has always been his ‘side-kick’ so of course he became the pot-of-gold. The Leprechaun and Pot of Gold Couple Costume was made from an Uncle Sam and Benjamin Franklin sewing pattern. Green felt was chosen for the jacket and … Read more

Coolest Leprechaun Costume

Homemade Leprechaun Costume

This is my son Olin, he is 2 years old. I always wanted a redhead child, since I didn’t get one when I had him, I decided to make him one.. lol and thought he would make a great Leprechaun with for Halloween. This Leprechaun Costume was my first made form a pattern, the last … Read more

Coolest Leprechaun on a Pot of Gold Illusion Costume

Coolest Leprechaun on a Pot of Gold Illusion Costume

The illusion of the Leprechaun sitting on a pot of gold was made in 2010. I bought a plastic witche’s cauldron from which I then cut a hole through the base. I then cut a platform made of two 2″ Styrofoam boards glued together and then placed a green grassy printed fabric over and again … Read more

Homemade Leprechaun Costume

This Leprechaun costume is created with Kelley green trigger fabric. The edges are trimmed with green braided trim. Lapel is made from shamrock fabric and trimmed with gold sequins trim. Matching shamrock bow tie blends with the fabric of the lapel. I put elastic band on bow tie. Knickers have front fly zipper and front … Read more

Homemade Leprechaun Costume

This was my son’s first Halloween costume – a Leprechaun costume and it was the cutest!! The costume was put together using green sweatpants and a white turtleneck. I made the vest and added some clovers on it along with a pair of gold slip on shoes. We put him in the “Pot O’ Gold” … Read more

Homemade Leprechaun Costume

I got the idea for a leprechaun costume when my redheaded son put a green bowl on his head pretending it was a hat. He looked too cute! I looked for costume but there was nothing but cheap ugly costumes online. I went to the fabric store and got a $.99 boys suit pattern (easy) … Read more

Scary Leprechaun Costume

Scary Leprechaun Costume

This Leprechaun costume was made out of old clothing and junk we found around the house. We recycled some parts from previous Halloween costumes, such as the socks which were used from an old witch costume, and the cauldron which we use to collect candy with. The costume was cheap, affordable and looked a lot … Read more

Coolest Irish Fairy and Leprechaun Costume

Irish Fairy and Leprechaun Costume

A friend of mine gave me the idea for the leprechaun costume. We bought a green suit from the Salvation Army store and cut the pants to make the knickers. I sewed in elastic just below the knee to give the right effect. The pieces of material that were cut from the pants were sewn … Read more