Bipolar Swan Costume

Bipolar Swan Costume

The inspiration for this costume was not really the movie Black Swan, but rather the protagonist of my first book. She has a White Swan Black Swan personality that will be conflicting her decisions through the story. I had a really fun time making this costume. This is not a costume you can whip up … Read more

Black Swan Costume and Makeup

Black Swan Costume and Makeup

Materials needed: Black corset Hot glue gun Rhinestones (got mine from Hobby Lobby, I used two or three sizes) A couple different kinds of black faux feathers (got mine in packs from Hobby Lobby) Tulle skirt or tutu (mine was from Forever 21) I used LOTS of photos for inspiration, mostly of the actual movie … Read more

Do-it-Yourself Elegant Black Swan Costume

Do-it-Yourself Elegant Black Swan Costume

I recently fell in love with the movie The Black Swan (a little late I know) and was dying to recreate my own twist on it for this year’s Halloween! I love making my own costumes especially when you have plans to go to a big halloween party, because although someone may have the same idea- nobody … Read more

Original Two-Faced Black Swan Costume

Original Two-Faced Black Swan Costume

Originally, I just wanted to do the black swan, and wondered how I could set it apart from other black swan costumes…I wanted to show both sides, and make it really cool looking.  My favorite part about the whole costume is the one red contact.  It just gives the look that edge. Materials: Black night … Read more

Homemade Black Swan Halloween Costume

Homemade Black Swan Halloween Costume

This was my Black Swan costume for 2011. After I saw the film I wanted to do the costume and also a lot of people started telling me that I look like Natalie Portman. I already had the pointe shoes and tights. I bought a rehearsal tutu online. Then I bought a zipper up corset … Read more

Coolest Black Swan Halloween Costume

Coolest Black Swan Halloween Costume

For Halloween, I always try to go as all out as I can to enjoy myself before and during the wicked season. Previously, I had not tried to go dark and mysterious with my costumes. I had only tried to make myself a good costume with no regard to the “scary- factor” of any of them. … Read more

Easy Homemade Black Swan Costume

Easy Homemade Black Swan Costume

This Black Swan costume was so easy to create! The hardest thing was the red colored contacts! If you do not normally wear contacts a few hours in them SUCK! I started with the basics…. a black halter dress that I cut. I created the black tu-tu with tulle. 4 yards that I stripped, folded … Read more

Sexy and Easy Black Swan Costume

Sexy and Easy Black Swan Costume

Well, this sexy and easy Black Swan costume was honestly super super simple. I found an old corset I had worn several Halloweens before that was mainly solid black. But it did have some pink ribbon decorations on the front. So I just went to my local Hobby Lobby, got a ton of black feathers and went to … Read more

Homemade Black Swan and White Swan Couple Halloween Costumes

Homemade Black Swan and White Swan Couple Halloween Costumes

I did not see any Black Swan costumes last Halloween which really surprised me due to the popularity of the movie. I love Halloween and I especially love to get creative and matchy-matchy with my best friend, so I was intrigued by the originality and challenge this Black Swan and White Swan costume presented. I knew … Read more

Coolest Homemade Black Swan Costume

Coolest Homemade Black Swan Costume

After searching for about a month I finally came up with the perfect costume. A Black Swan costume! I wasn’t sure if I could pull it off but I was definitely up for the challenge. Here is how I made it: Top: The first thing I did was find a black corset. I hot clued … Read more

Coolest Black Swan DIY Costume

The Black swan costume...There were so many of these but I was determined to have it down to a t.First I got a black tutu and bodice. I danced for

The Black swan costume. There were so many of these but I was determined to have it down to a t. First I got a black tutu and bodice. I danced for many years so I had broken in Capezio point shoes and tights already. Then I bought a black velvet corset  at Gothic Renaissance … Read more

Cool DIY Black Swan Costume

I found this awesome black feather wings for about $12 at a gay pride store and then decided I was definitely going to be Natalie Portman from Black

I found this awesome black feather wings for about $12 at a gay pride store and then decided I was definitely going to be Natalie Portman from Black Swan (my name’s also Natalie so it fit). I bought the tu-tu at a Halloween store, white tights from Target, black ballet flats from Target, and secured … Read more

Homemade Black and White Swan Couple Halloween Costume

My best friend and I wanted to a duo costume for Halloween 2011 at Ohio University. We both loved the movie \"Black Swan\" and wanted to go as th

My best friend and I wanted to a duo costume for Halloween 2011 at Ohio University. We both loved the movie  “Black Swan” and wanted to go as the Black and White Swan ballerinas for Halloween. We purchased black and white leotards and tutus, feathers, jewels, white face makeup, feathered fake eyelashes, and I had … Read more

The Black Swan and Always Sexy Mila Kunis Costume

What girl doesn\'t want to wear a tutu on Halloween? I was trying to come up with costumes that involved and tutu and suddenly it hit me: THE BLACK

What girl doesn’t want to wear a tutu on Halloween? I was trying to come up with costumes that involved a tutu and suddenly it hit me: THE BLACK SWAN! I was overly excited about my idea for the entire month I was working on it. I don’t think it would take an entire month … Read more

Coolest Swan Lake Couple Costume

It took a lot of convincing, but I somehow convinced my boyfriend to be the "white swan" while I was the "black swan". I started off at a dancewe

It took a lot of convincing, but I somehow convinced my boyfriend to be the “white swan” while I was the “black swan”. I started off at a dance wear outlet where I found a deformed leotard with attached skirt for him to wear as well as a plain black leotard for myself. I then … Read more

Black Swan Costume Modeled on Rodarte

I finally won the coveted annual costume contest with my Black Swan costume! It was also accepted into a gallery art show, my very first exhibition!

I finally won the coveted annual costume contest with my Black Swan costume! It was also accepted into a gallery art show, my very first exhibition! I started with a black satin corset. I sewed lace around the top and bottom edges, then shredded it with scissors. I added feathers and sequins and a few … Read more

Black Swan Costume – Sexy Can Be WARM and COMFY Too!

The entire costume was simple. I bought white tights and ballerina slippers, a black petticoat and ruffly underwear to wear underneath. For my top I

The entire black swan costume was simple. I bought white tights and ballerina slippers, a black petticoat and ruffly underwear to wear underneath. For my top I bought a black corset and pinned feathers on the top. This sounds difficult and annoying but I actually took a black feather boa and cut it the length … Read more

Cool Homemade Black Swan Costume

This was my costume from 2011! My friend and I love making halloween costumes every year and decided to do Black Swan last year. It was pretty easy t

This was my black swan costume from 2011! My friend and I love making Halloween costumes every year and decided to do Black Swan last year. It was pretty easy to make, besides the makeup. I bought a black tutu, knitted gloves, and a crown at a nearby Halloween store. I took feathers and sewed … Read more

Coolest DIY Black Swan Costume

I had an old red corset laying around from an old costume. I sprayed it black with aerosol fabric paint that i got at the craft store. Next bought a

I had an old red corset laying around from an old costume. I sprayed it black with aerosol fabric paint that I got at the craft store. Next bought a few different kinds of black feathers and sewed them to the top and hip of the corset. Then I looked up a pattern for a … Read more

Black Swan Homemade Costume

Coolest Black Swan Costume

The base of the costume was a corset, 2 tutus , rhinestones, ballerina tights/shoes, and lots of feathers. The makeup was a combination of theatrical white/silver, we had to use a white concealer to fill in the spots. Black and silver eyeliner was used to draw the feathers around her eyes, and red contacts did … Read more

Coolest Black and White Swan Couple Costume

Coolest Black and White Swan Couple Costume 4

We are best friends who decided to dress up as one character this year, so we chose to be black and white swan from the movie “Black Swan”. We received many complements and people were asking us where we bought these costumes as they would love to get them for next year… that sparked my … Read more

Cool Black Swan DIY Costume

Coolest Black Swan Costume

I decided to do Black Swan this year since it’s one of my movies. I got a black corset and sewed on feathers along the bottom and top right corner. I then added crystal beads to the left of the corset to make it look like the movie. I also added crystal beads to the … Read more

Coolest Black Swan Homemade Costume for a Woman

Coolest Black Swan Costume

Hi Elad, This is my very first entry in this contest… I decided to create the Black Swan costume from the Natalie Portman movie. The movie was dark (not for everyone) but I was intrigued with the costume… I bought pale pink ballet tights and canvas shoes which I sewed pink satin ribbons on them.. … Read more