Jasmine on a Flying Magic Carpet Illusion Costume

Jasmine in flying magic carpet

After watching the movie Aladdin, my daughter wanted to be dressed up as Jasmine for Halloween. So we started checking out the costumes for Jasmine. Then we thought why not try to make an illusion costume. Thus we started making this costume. The carpet is made with cardboard and we got a table cloth from … Read more

Classic Rendition of The Addams Family Costumes

Classic rendition of The Addams Family Costumes

I, along with my husband and three children love dressing up for Halloween and here are our Addams Family costumes.  It’s a family tradition! This year we decided to go with a classic, and chose the quirky, creepy, lovable Addams Family! Presenting… Morticia, Gomez, Pugsley (guest starring The Thing) and Wednesday Addams, along with the … Read more

Cool Addams Family Homemade Costumes

diy addams family costume

Not just in our homemade costumes are we the real life “Adams Family”. So, thought that for sure thought it would be so fun dress up for Halloween in a DIY Addams family costume!!! It was so very fun to do! We have two daughters so we decided to do one Wednesday from the first movie and … Read more

Cool Cousin Itt Costume

Cool Cousin Itt Costume

I always loved Cousin Itt from the Addams Family as a kid. I thought he was so cool because he didn’t speak any words you could understand but he was still very popular. This year as I thought what costume would be fun to wear and instantly I thought well I love Cousin Itt so … Read more

Morticia and Gomez Addams Couples Costume

Morticia and Gomez Addams Couples Costume

I knew this was the best costume choice for my fiancé and I right off the bat, especially because he is always joking around by dramatically kissing my hand clear up my arm or dropping cheesy romantic lines with strange accents. He also resembles Gomez almost perfectly! I also always adored how flawlessly Morticia holds … Read more

Cool Morticia and Gomez Addams Couple Costume

Cool Morticia and Gomez Addams Couple Costume

This Morticia and Gomez Addams couple costume started off as a couple and grew the day before Halloween into a fantastic group costume.  We had a  wonderful time walking through Salem MA showing off our hard work. We barley made it a few feet t a time before being asked to take a photo.  We were honored … Read more

Coolest and Cheapest Addams Family Costume

Coolest and Cheapest Addams Family Costume

With the help of a glue gun, thrift store and a little from Amazon, we were able to create fun and not so common Halloween family costumes. I bought the wigs and plastic hand from Amazon. I found the dresses at goodwill for 1.xx. I cut and hot glued a cut up white shirt for … Read more

Cool Homemade Addams Family Group Costume

Cool Homemade Addams Family Group Costume

Carnival in the  south of Holland, 2014. After the previous year with an excellent result of the Simpons Family costume, the expectations of my participating friends were high. This year I went for The Addams Family. Quite a risk as it is not as well-known in the Netherlands as it is in the USA, I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cousin It Child Costume

Coolest Homemade Cousin It Child Costume

We always have the unique homemade Halloween costume everyone anticipates seeing. This costume was by far the best yet. This costume took me a solid month to make. I started with a summer beach sun hat I found at Kmart on clearance. I went to Lowes and bought several rolls of baling twine along with … Read more

Last Minute Easy Wednesday Addams Costume

Last Minute Easy Wednesday Addams Costume

I used a simple a-line dress pattern to make the dress and added the collar.  You could totally get away with any black dress and put a white button down shirt underneather.  I had my friend’s salon airbrush her makeup and do her braids. Viola! Wednesday Addams.  Turned out pretty good for a last minute … Read more

Coolest Wednesday Addams Costume

Coolest Wednesday Addams Costume

The Addams Family black and white TV show came out before I was born. The  Addams Family movie and the sequel, Addams Family Values, came out before my daughter was born, who is now 10 years old. However, once she saw the movies on TV she became a fan of the dark, morbid daughter of … Read more

The Kooky, Spooky, Ooky Naquin Family Costume

The Kooky, Spooky, Ooky Naquin Family Costume

As a family, we have been dressing up for four years now. We were the Flintstones last year and right after Halloween ended, my husband suggested to the kids that we dress as the Addams Family next year. Our eleven year old that has been saying for the last few years that he was getting … Read more