Tim Burton’s Cheshire Cat

Tim Burton's Cheshire Cat

This costume was a ton of work. It started out with the mask, which has a paper mache base that I created literally on my daughter’s face, making sure to add upholstery foam where Cheshire’s face differed from hers. She had to take two showers to get all the glue out of her hair after that! Then, I … Read more

Awesome Homemade Adventure in Wonderland Group Costumes

Awesome Homemade Adventure in Wonderland Group Costumes

Every year my husband (Mad Hatter) and I (Queen of Hearts) host a Halloween party for our friends and neighbors.  I have always loved Halloween growing up and had some really awesome homemade costumes, plus my parents used to build and host a haunted house every year for a local organization.   You could say that … Read more

Cool Cheshire Cat Costume for a Hip Girl

Cool Cheshire Cat Costume for a Hip Girl

My daughter wanted a Cheshire Cat costume from The Disney cartoon version of Alice in Wonderland. The costumes you could purchase online were either too babyish or too grown-up sexy for a tween-ager. So I jumped into action! I found it a challenge to create an age-appropriate costume that was really cool. I started searching on … Read more

A Different Kind of Homemade Cheshire Cat Costume

A Different Kind of Homemade Cheshire Cat Costume

My family participates in All Hallows Fantasy Faire every year as the court of the Dark Fairy Queen (who I portray).  This year my daughter wanted a Cheshire Cat costume, as we had planned on a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party for the children at the event.  So, I began to search for striped fabric to … Read more

Unique and Sexy Cheshire Cat Costume

Unique and Sexy Cheshire Cat Costume

I had fun making this Cheshire Cat costume. I have always loved Alice in Wonderland, the Disney Version! I picked up furry boot covers at a Halloween store, then I cut and glued them together to create the striped look. I did that for the tail as well, then stuffed it full of cotton, added an … Read more

Fully Homemade Mad Cheshire Cat Costume

Fully Homemade Mad Cheshire Cat Costume

This was my first year of doing a group costume theme. I always handmade my previous costumes, so this near would be no different ! Our group of four picked Alice in Wonderland  (or maybe my best friend and I picked, and the husbands had to follow) heehee. Anyway, Alice in Wonderland is one of … Read more

Coolest Alice in Wonderland Cheshire Cat Homemade Halloween Costume

Coolest Alice in Wonderland Cheshire Cat Homemade Halloween Costume

During this year I did a little experience with a costume maker, it was the best thing I ever did. So I decided this year it was about time to make a full on proper Halloween costume because Halloween has always been such a big passion of mine. My favorite musical ever was “Cats”  so I did some research … Read more

Cool Cheshire Cat Costume and Makeup

I\'m from Brazil, so here we don\'t have halloween. But we have those costumes parties and i was tired of those typical costumes like cop, nurse,

I’m from Brazil, so here we don’t have halloween. But we have those costumes parties and I was tired of those typical costumes like cop, nurse, and others. One day I was watching the original Alice on Wonderland and I always loved the Cheshire cat and his face and I already had a pink dress, so I … Read more

The Most Loveable Cheshire Cat Costume Ever

My daughter wanted to be the Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland in the worst way, but the costumes were not what I would want my daughter to wear,

My daughter wanted to be the Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland in the worst way, but the costumes were not what I would want my daughter to wear, some were a little too racey for a young girl.  I decided to create my own costume, and this is the beautiful result of my efforts … Read more

Original Cheshire Cat Costume for Women

Original Cheshire Cat Costume for Women

I made this clubby Cheshire Cat costume head-to-toe! I handmade the corset using a simple pattern from Joann Fabrics – it laces in the back with alternating pink and purple ribbon long enough to drape down to my knees. I then made a patch worked round skirt that tied with ribbon, and laid it over … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cheshire Cat Costume

Homemade Cheshire Cat Costume

For this Cheshire Cat costume I started with making the face as wide and big as the character in the movie. Materials used are: fabrics (purple and pink), foam roll, pillow stuffing for the tail, pretty much everything was sewed and put together with my designing and cutting and my mom’s sewing skills! We cut … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cheshire Cat Halloween Toddler Costume

Homemade Cheshire Cat Halloween Toddler Costume

This is Isabelle, and she grins just as cute as the Cheshire Cat in the movie. Her sister was Alice, so we figured this was only fitting for her to be the Cheshire Cat. She loved it, her little tail was dragging on the ground. This Homemade Cheshire Cat Halloween Toddler Costume was my first … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cheshire Cat Halloween Costume

Homemade Cheshire Cat Halloween Costume

Homemade Cheshire Cat Halloween costume – I didn’t like the store-bought costumes and wanted to come up with something fun! JUMPER: couldn’t find striped fabric, so I chose one yard each of purple and pink fleece fabric, cut them into 2” strips, and sewed them together for Cheshire cat fabric (used fleece so that I … Read more

Coolest Cheshire Cat Costume

Coolest Cheshire Cat Costume 5

My family decided to be the characters from Alice in Wonderland. I chose the Cheshire Cat Costume. I bought the dress since I didn’t have the time to make it. I looked for a pink and purple striped dress and found one at wet seal. I then made the tail (which is my favorite part … Read more

Coolest Cheshire Cat Homemade Costume

Coolest Cheshire Cat Costume

I made a Cheshire Cat costume for the event we have once a year here in Germany. It is called AnimagiC. It is a cosplay festival. My friends and I wanted to create a cosplay for us all together so we decided to do the characters out of Alice in Wonderland. Everyone of us has … Read more

Alice in Wonderland Costume

The Cheshire cat costume took about one week to make. I got the idea from another cat costume which I found while searching for an Alice in Wonderland costume! I started by sewing strips of pink and purple fuzzy material together. Then I cut a small adult animal body pattern out of the striped material … Read more