Coolest DIY Queen of Hearts Costume for a Girl

Off with their heads!

This year my kiddo wanted a Queen of Hearts costume. We went to Hobby Lobby to pick out material. My daughter was excited to start the project so she told the young girl at the cut counter all of her plans for the costume. The girl asked if she planned on being a nice queen. … Read more

Best Glamorous Wonderland Costume

Best Glamorous Wonderland Costume

In my country (Israel), we don’t have Halloween (Even though me and my friends love throwing our own Halloween parties :), but we have “Purim” which is a Jewish ritual where everyone is welcome to go outside in costumes. Our school holds a costume competition every year. Unfortunately, every competition had been a failure for … Read more

Homemade 1951 Alice in Wonderland Cartoon Costume for a Woman

Homemade 1951 Alice in Wonderland Cartoon Costume for a Woman

Neurotic? No, no, no! I don’t like that word. I’d say, thorough. Yeah, let’s go with that.  When I decided that I wanted to be Alice it was not even a question that there’d be extensive underpinnings.  I’m nothing if not, well, thorough. First, a lady needs a corset.  I make them professionally so it … Read more

Original Alice and ALL of Wonderland Costume

Original Alice and ALL of Wonderland Costume

Alice in Wonderland has always been my favorite story. As a child I was so mesmerized by the magic and beautiful animation. I know many people view the story as one about drugs and I, however, see it as an inspirational story about mental health. The white rabbit struggles with anxiety, Alice is struggling with … Read more

Best Alice in Wonderland Costume Ever!

Best Alice in Wonderland Costume Ever!

My daughter Lily loves ANYTHING Disney  this year she wanted to be Alice in Wonderland. Easy enough. I started at the end, naturally. I made her a Cheshire cat. Of course after I made it we found the Disney store finally carried one. I like mine better, but i’m partial. I didn’t have a pattern, I just looked at pictures of him … Read more

Horrific Alice in Zombieland Costume and Makeup

Horrific Alice in Zombieland Costume and Makeup: To become Alice in Zombieland, it took about a month and a half to prepare and about four hours of making. Almost all the accessories I bought online,

To become Alice in Zombieland, it took about a month and a half to prepare and about four hours of making. Almost all the accessories I bought online, I needed to think through what I would need and how I would use it. The dress I bought on eBay for about 20£ as a whole … Read more

Homemade 1865 Alice in Wonderland with Hoopskirt Costume

Homemade 1865 Alice in Wonderland with Hoopskirt Costume

My 12 year old cousin wanted to be Alice in Wonderland for Halloween and I decided to do it right.  I’m a person who researches everything and it has to be perfect. So I discovered that Lewis Carroll wrote Alice in Wonderland in 1865 meaning that Alice would have had a laced up girls gown … Read more

Best American Mcgee’s Alice Costume

I was really into playing American McGee\'s Alice and feel in love with the main character. I wanted so badly to be this character for halloween an

I was really into playing American McGee’s Alice and feel in love with the main character. I wanted so badly to be this character for Halloween and one of my coworkers mentioned his wife was just getting in to sewing and making my costume would be good practice for her. I went along with the … Read more

Coolest Alice in Wonderland Costume

Homemade Alice in Wonderland costume

Once upon a time, there was a 47-year-old man who wanted to have some fun for Halloween. So, on a whim and a prayer, he decided to dress up as Alice in Wonderland. He had some help from his mother and because the poor sewing machine broke down, she had to hand sew this blue … Read more