Coolest Homemade Headless Harry Potter Costume

Homemade Headless Harry Potter Costume

This headless Harry Potter costume was so much fun to make! For many years now, our son has repeatedly received comments on his resemblance to Harry Potter. He has never wanted to be Harry for Halloween because he didn’t think it was scary enough, or shocking enough or even cool enough for his tastes. Well, … Read more

Beautiful DIY Harry Potter Patronus Costume

harry potter patronus costume

I have always been a huge Harry Potter fan, but had yet to make a wizarding world themed costume! I wanted to do something beyond the more commonly found Hogwarts students, and decided to to make my version of a stag as a Harry Potter Patronus costume! This was a really fun homemade costume to … Read more

Snape, Bellatrix and Cutest Dobby the House Elf Costume Ever!

Snape, Bellatrix and Cuest Dobby the House Elf Costume Ever!

This year was my son’s first Halloween so I didn’t want to disappoint. My husband and I are known for going all out in our Halloween costumes (only though we only attend friend’s parties) and we were beyond excited to get our son in costume! We researched online and we got the idea for him … Read more

Severus Snape Boggart Costume from Harry Potter

Severus Snape Boggart Costume from Harry Potter

Here’s my Harry Potter Severus Snape Boggart costume. I started this costume with a trip to Value World used clothing to search for the 2 piece woman’s suit. I found a jacket and a matching skirt to fit me. I also picked up 2 big stuffed Easter bunnies and a Teddy Bear to use to … Read more

Cutest Harry Potter Baby Costume

Cutest Harry Potter Baby Costume

We ended up remaking parts of this Harry Potter baby costume a couple times due to the baby having growth spurts. By the time Halloween was here, he needed a new hat and a bigger robe! The funniest part about making the costume was that it was constructed using lots of yarn and we have … Read more

Epic Harry Potter Dobby the House Elf Costume

Epic Harry Potter Dobby the House Elf Costume

My birthday is Halloween so every year I’m tasked to create an epic costume. For years, my college friends would joke with me saying I’m like Dobby and so finally, I decided to actually be Dobby and their reactions were priceless. In order to go all out on my Dobby the House Elf costume I … Read more

Amazing Pregnant Couples Harry Potter Seeker and Snitch Costume

Amazing Pregnant Couples Harry Potter Seeker and Snitch Costume

Last year, my wife decided she wanted to be a surrogate for another couple, little did we know that on top of the fantastic journey it’s been, we would end up with an incredible costume for Halloween. We’re both huge Harry Potter nerds, so when she came up with the idea to use her pregnant … Read more

Dobby the House Elf Baby Costume from Harry Potter

Dobby the House Elf Baby Costume from Harry Potter

I have never been one to buy a costume for Halloween so when it came to dressing up my son for his first Halloween, a store bought costume wasn’t going to cut it either. All I knew is that it needed it to be comfy and warm for my 9 month old to tolerate it. … Read more

Thrifted Bellatrix Lastrange Costume

Thrifted Bellatrix Lastrange Costume

I had been wanting to throw a Harry Potter Halloween party for a while, so I planned everything out and made the tough decision of who I wanted to be. I decided on Bellatrix, because although she is a nasty villain, I knew she would be fun to dress up as! This costume was pretty … Read more

Cool Professor Trelawney Costume

Cool Professor Trelawney Costume

When getting ready for a Harry Potter Death-Day themed party, it is most important to figure out what character you most connect with, and who you can really channel. For me, Trelawney was the natural choice: we’re both eccentric, and I absolutely love how she dresses…and it didn’t hurt that putting together her outfit would … Read more

Coolest Homemade Sybill Trelawney Costume from Harry Potter

Coolest Homemade Sybill Trelawney Costume from Harry Potter

My daughter had a party this haloween, the annua Harry Potter party. As a room mom I decided that I needed to play along! Really I just love this kind if stuff! My costume came from good will, and imagination! Tried to find the ugliest dress I could find and a big purse. Brown sweater … Read more

Most Accurate DIY Harry Potter Costume for Under 50$

Most Accurate DIY Harry Potter Costume for Under 50$

So my work has an annual costume contest. This year the theme was witches and wizards. So I decided to do Harry Potter. With all the details I was able to win amongst my pears this year. This costume is relatively simple and has a huge impact. Everyone at work loved the details and how … Read more

Cool Homemade Harry Potter Family Costume

Cool Homemade Harry Potter Family Costume

My now 8 year old son is a big HP fan, so we decided to make it into a family adventure for Halloween. The main objective for us in Halloween is to make our costumes budget friendly and original. So even that my son was going to be Harry Potter I wanted him to look … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Family Halloween Costume

Coolest Harry Potter Family Halloween Costume

Each year our family chooses a theme for Halloween.  This was the year of Hogwarts!  We made a bunch of school robes.  We used black and burgundy sheets to make them while inserting fleece into the middle of the robes to help them stay warm!  We used a pattern for Snapes costume, which was made … Read more

Coolest Homemade Golden Snitch Costume

Coolest Homemade Golden Snitch Costume

The Golden Snitch, sometimes called simply the Snitch, is the third ball used in Quidditch. It is a small gold-colored sphere with silver wings and is about the size of a walnut. It flies around the Quidditch field at high speeds, sometimes pausing and hovering in place. The Seeker’s goal is to catch the Snitch before the other team’s seeker, … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Gang Costume

Coolest Harry Potter Gang Costume

Every year my sisters and I go Halloween crazy!! We never try and be hot, half the time we dress up like boys, but we go all out! For last year’s theme, we went in a Harry Potter gang costume. We bought little boys’ sweaters from Walmart and cut letters out of felt for our letters (some … Read more

Easy Homemade Draco Malfoy Costume

Easy Homemade Draco Malfoy Costume

My girlfriend recently dyed her hair from brown to platinum blonde and wanted to find a costume for Halloween that showed it off.  Being Harry Potter fans it wasn’t long before we realized the going as Draco Malfoy would be a piece of cake. The Draco Malfoy costume was so easy she had everything we needed in … Read more

Cutest Harry Potter Baby Homemade Halloween Costume

Cutest Harry Potter Baby Homemade Halloween Costume: I knew I wanted to make my 8 month old baby boy Harry Potter this year. I didn't want to buy the costume-I wanted to make it more personal. It started

I knew I wanted to make my 8 month old baby boy Harry Potter this year. I didn’t want to buy the costume-I wanted to make it more personal. It started when I found gold and maroon fabric remnants on clearance at the craft store. I cut up some strips and sewed them in an … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Golden Snitch Costume

Now this is a SNITCH-UATION!Made for the Harry Potter Premier, definitely created a stir!We were stuck in the city for an hour with tourists and fa

Now this is a SNITCH-UATION! Made for the Harry Potter Premier, definitely created a stir! We were stuck in the city for an hour with tourists and fans coming up and taking photos! This Harry Potter Golden Snitch Costume is super fun to make, very straight forward, and 100% worth it! All you need: – Large … Read more

Most Awesome Moaning Myrtle Costume Ever

Every time I am in need of a costume, I try my best to pick something out of the norm, something that makes people say, "Wow! What a great idea!"&n

Every time I am in need of a costume, I try my best to pick something out of the norm, something that makes people say, “Wow! What a great idea!” When I decided to go to the final Harry Potter Premiere, I figured that the majority of the people dressing up would most likely be the main trio, … Read more

Coolest Death Eater Costume

For the Midnight Premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2, I really wanted to dress up like a character from the movies. I looked up i

For the Midnight Premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2, I really wanted to dress up like a character from the movies. I looked up ideas on the internet and eventually came to the decision to be a Death Eater. To make the mask, I got my mother to paper-mache my face. … Read more

Coolest Baby Harry Potter Costume

My son is 9 months old and each piece of his costume had to be made by hand.
I started with the glasses - because of his size, I wire wrapped them b

My son is 9 months old and each piece of this Baby Harry Potter Costume had to be made by hand. I started with the glasses – because of his size, I wire wrapped them by hand. This allowed me to control the measurements and ensure that they fit correctly, as well as make adjustments. The … Read more

Coolest Hagrid Costume

Coolest Hagrid Costume

My first thought for Halloween 2011 was to be a giant. That should make some impression on the other guests. Of course, the ceiling is a problem when the party in inside so I had to make do with a half-giant: Rubeus Hagrid. I wanted the effect of the costume to be big so stilts … Read more