Coolest Homemade Ghostbusters Logo Halloween Costume

Homemade Ghostbusters Logo Halloween Costume

The Homemade Ghostbusters Logo Halloween Costume is made of foam, fleece, felt and stuffing. The Back disc is made from 4-24″ x 24″ 2″ foam pieces cut to make 4 pie pieces. These are then connected by hot glue and spray adhesive to make the whole disc. It is covered with black felt. The outer … Read more

Coolest DIY Ghostbusters Costumes for Halloween

Ecto goggles on!

My twins love everything Ghostbusters, so, their costume choice was a no brainer!  I used a white sweatsuit dyed with fabric dye.  (This took several tries and I ended up with a lot of different pairs of pants in varying shades of pink!) The “proton packs” are made from boxes with odds and ends attached … Read more

Cool Ghost Busters Symbol Costume

Cool Ghost Busters Symbol Costume

I Made this Ghost busters ‘no-ghost’ symbol costume 5 years ago for my son. We first purchased a cheep dollar store hula hoop. Then we cut out cardboard pieces in a circle shape and two long cardboard strips to cover the hoop from both sides (like a sandwich). We made the middle piece the same way … Read more

Amazing Jillian Holtzmann (2016 Ghostbusters) DIY Costume

Amazing Jillian Holtzmann (2016 Ghostbusters) DIY Costume

After seeing the new Ghostbusters film, I fell in love with the movie and especially with Kate McKinnon’s character, Jillian Holtzmann. She was so unafraid to be herself and her quirkiness (and let’s be real, her gay vibes) were really inspiring to me as a gay woman in science. I love to make my costumes … Read more

Cool Baby Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

Cool Baby Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

I absolutely love Halloween! I am going a little crazy this year for my baby’s first Halloween. This is costume number 2 for him, and he’s 6-months-old by the way. Since I found out he was a boy I automatically knew he’d be Stay Puft Marshmallow Man for Halloween. I looked to buy it but for … Read more

Stay Puft (Mini) Marshmallow Man Costume

Stay Puft (Mini) Marshmallow Man Costume

I was more than delighted when my four year old asked me in spring if he could be the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man for Halloween. Immediately after his first time watching, he knew he needed to be that monster. As summer went on, his choice never waivered and his plan grew. He came up with … Read more

Ghostbusters and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Family Costumes

Ghostbusters and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Family Costumes

Halloween is our absolute favorite! My husband and I are always trying to come up with fun costume ideas and we love to use movies, especially ones that we grew up watching, as our inspiration. This year, we thought it would be fun to pay tribute to Ghostbusters; and, since our son just has started … Read more

Original Ghostbusters Costume – Vinz Clortho, Keymaster of Gozer

Original Ghostbusters Costume - Vinz Clortho, Keymaster of Gozer

I decided to do an original ghostbusters costume this year. It’s Vinz Clortho, keymaster of Gozer, as portrayed by Rick Moranis in the original Ghostbusters film.  In the film, Louis Tully is an accountant who is possessed by the demon dog Vinz Clortho.  He is taken to the Ghostbusters’ headquarters, where a brain-scanning helmet is … Read more

DIY Ghostbusters Costumes for a Ghostbusters Party

DIY Ghostbusters Costumes for a Ghostbusters Party

My son loves to zap things, and my husband and I are Ghostbusters fans. So hubby made the proton packs with cardboard file boxes, bits of wire, old speaker tops and water blaster guns. We found beige coloured clothes and I drew the badges from the internet. We had a homemade marshmallow man piñata, and a … Read more

Wicked Retro Ghostbusters Costume

Wicked Retro Ghostbusters Costume

Our six year old started asking in mid September for a Ghostbusters costume. We thought that was pretty surprising, as he has never seen the movie and scares pretty easily. He was insistent though, and we got to work on building it. We live in a small town, and it proved impossible to find anything, … Read more

Homemade Slimer From Ghostbusters Costume

Homemade Slimer From Ghostbusters Costume

I have wanted to make this costume for a while and kept putting it off. So this year I decided to go for it, with only four days until Halloween and a budget of just £30. To make my costume I needed the following: Hard hat Chicken wire Garden wire Cable ties Old Newspapers Lots … Read more

Littlest Ghostbuster Toddler Costume – Who You Gonna Call?!?!

Littlest Ghostbuster Toddler Costume - Who You Gonna Call?!?!

This is Cooper. He’s a funny guy. He has a great laugh, and has frequently been described by others as ‘silly’. He’s too little to understand it, just yet, but as it turns out… his parents are insane. They are the type of folks that would set out on a mission to “out-do” the surprisingly … Read more

Stay Puft Marshmellow Man Costume

Stay Puft Marshmellow Man Costume

The first thing I did was to purchase the Stay Puft costume from a local costume store. The “only” part I used from the package was the body that blows up (uses a fan with batteries in the inside). The body works ok if you don’t care about the head and body being made out of the same material. … Read more

The Littlest Toddler Ghostbuster Costume

The Littlest Toddler Ghostbuster Costume

I was born in 1986, the year the animated series “The Real Ghostbusters” premiered, so to say I’ve been a lifelong fan of Ghostbusters would be quite accurate. Last year when my daughter, Jennifer, was born in January, I told friends and family I’m pretty sure I get to pick her first two Halloween costumes, … Read more

Cute Stay Puft Marshmallow Baby

Cute Stay Puft Marshmallow Baby

No! It can’t be… It’s the Stay Puft Marshmallow Baby . This is my 9 month old son and I, right out of a scene from Ghostbusters. This is my first attempt at sewing in about 15 years, but I got the idea and just had to make it! I used jersey fabric and pillow … Read more

No Sew Toddler Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

No Sew Toddler Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

This Stay Puft Marshmallow Man costume was a huge hit!  I thought of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man after watching my newly-walking little bow stomp around the house.  I didn’t have much time and knew if I pulled out my sewing machine it would double the creation time so I did this all with a hot … Read more

Cutest Stay Puft Marshmallow Boy Costume

Cutest Stay Puft Marshmallow Boy Costume

The idea for this started last Halloween (2013) my kids became obsessed with Ghostbusters. All they talked about was being the Ghostbusters for the next Halloween. I am one of those crazy Halloween loving people, its my favorite holiday. So I was down with it. By the time Halloween 2014 rolled around my older son choose … Read more

Coolest Ever Homemade Ghostbuster Costume: Project Ghosthead!

Coolest Ever Homemade Ghostbuster Costume: Project Ghosthead!

In 2011 a co-worker decided to be a Ghostbuster for Halloween. He had one of those inflatable Proton Packs that he had bought online. Being a lifelong tinkerer, I decided to look into building something akin to ‘the real thing’, movie accurate (or at least mostly so). So I got online and started searching, what … Read more

Adorable Stay Puft Marshmallow Baby Costume

Adorable Stay Puft Marshmallow Baby Costume

When I was pregnant for my son I turned into a Pinterest Queen. I Pinterested everything from new mom tips to cute baby clothing and everything in between.  One day while Pinteresting my life away I came across ideas for baby Halloween costumes.  They were all so cute, but none as cute as the Stay … Read more

Sweet Little Marshmallow Man Baby Costume

Sweet Little Marshmallow Man Baby Costume

Vincent’s mom said  he has such big cheeks we should make him the Marshmallow Man. We procrastinated, but after one run that looked great to us, but not so comfortable for Vincent, we figured out to make pillow cases for each section and only s stuff the front portion. Not only was he comfy, but … Read more

Cute Toddler Ghost Buster Costume

Cute Toddler Ghost Buster Costume

All my friends are dressing their babies up as fuzzy zoo animals or some costume that came in a bag from the store.  That just is not my thing.  This was my daughter’s third Halloween, and her third Halloween being something unique and not baby-y. In September I had the idea I wanted her to … Read more

Ghostbusters Halloween Costume

Ghostbusters Halloween Costume

I bought some ghostbusters patches of Ebay and a brown/khaki boiler suit. I went to a local sports shop and bought some small knee pads for the elbows. The back pack was a large cardboard box with an old ruck sack in it for the shoulder straps. I went on Google and lots of forums … Read more

Best Homemade Ghost Busters Group Halloween Costume

Best Homemade Ghost Busters Group Halloween Costume

This year my 13 year old son and 3 of his friends wanted to do a costume together.  After tossing around a couple of different ideas, they decided to go with the Ghostbusters.  At first I was feeling a little discouraged because the flight suits I was finding were expensive.  I searched the web for … Read more

Toddler Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume and Stroller Ghostbuster Mobile

Toddler Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume and Stroller Ghostbuster Mobile

As children of the 80s, Halloween has a few quintessential elements to me and my husband.  Obviously there is candy, pumpkins, scary movies, and trick-or-treating, but another thing we both loved was the movie  “Ghostbusters “.  Every year you can guarentee it will be on TV in all it’s awesome quotable glory. Our son is now old … Read more