Couple Costumes to Remember: Mary Poppins and Bert

Cool Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Costumes

I’ve always wanted to create these classic couple costumes. I grew up watching the movie Mary Poppins and I loved the characters and the costumes. This Halloween, my boyfriend and I decided to create homemade costumes for Mary Poppins and Bert (the chimney sweep from Mary Poppins). I’m a bit (okay a lot) obsessed with Halloween … Read more

The Phases of Mary Poppins – A Family Costume

The Phases of Mary Poppins - A Family Costume

Our family loves dressing up for Halloween! We love it so much that the night after it ends we begin to ask ourselves what the next year’s costume theme be! We have made it a tradition to find a theme that would make sense as a family and our girls always take part in helping us … Read more

The History Behind Mary Poppins

The History Behind Mary Poppins

This costume is resurrected from one I first put together nearly 30 years ago, shortly after I had moved to Seattle. I was as poor as a church mouse at the time, and didn’t have a lot of money to spend. I had so many hopes, dreams and struggles; I wished I could make a list … Read more

The Coolest Ever Homemade Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Costume

Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Costume

Magical Homemade Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Costume Idea Winds from the east…well actually it is more like winds from the west coast of Southern California where Tanner Foust and Heather Hambright jumped into a chalk painting and enjoyed a bit of magic. My name is Heather and I am delighted to share our Mary … Read more

Coolest Mary Poppins and Bert Costumes

Coolest Mary Poppins and Bert Costumes

Making these Mary Poppins and Bert costumes was really fun! The skirt was made out of discount material and sheer curtain panels. The shirt was found at a second hand store.  It was then fitted and had ribbon and lace sewn onto it. The red corset was made out of some material I had on hand. … Read more

Homemade Mary Poppins for a Girl

Homemade Mary Poppins for a Girl

It was a Jolly Holiday With Mary! My wife and I knew this year would be the Halloween of Frozen. That being said, we were thoroughly disappointed when our 3 year old daughter Shaylee told us in August that she wanted to be Anna or Elsa for Halloween. We asked Shaylee if there was anything else … Read more

Custom DIY Mary Poppins Costume

Custom DIY Mary Poppins Costume

For this Halloween, I chose to be Mary Poppins. It seemed easy, but I searched several stores to piece the costume together. I first found the hat at Value Village, a local thrift store. It already had a black flower on top, so I ripped that off and glued on my own flowers that I … Read more

Mary Poppins Family Costume – Practically Perfect in Every Way!

Mary Poppins Family Costume - Practically Perfect in Every Way!

We always enjoy coming up with a family theme for Halloween and all of our family and friends anticipate each year what it will be. This year, it being the 50th anniversary for Disney’s “Mary Poppins” we thought what a wonderful, colorful, and memorable way to celebrate! My mother always makes my son’s and daughter’s … Read more

Practically Perfect 5-Year-Old Mary Poppins Costume

Practically Perfect 5-Year-Old Mary Poppins Costume

My daughter’s favorite movie is Mary Poppins, so of course that’s who she wanted to be for Halloween this year. At first I thought this would be a super simple costume but I was highly mistaken. First I bought a Navy uniform jacket and took white piping and hot glued it to the front. Luckily, … Read more

Cool Homemade Mary Poppins Costume

Cool Homemade Mary Poppins Costume

Halloween is one of my favorite Holidays of the year and it’s a great way to get creative. I have to say putting this Mary Poppins costume together took me on a treasure hunt. The funnest part was putting all if it together. The carpet bag was the hardest piece to find but makes the … Read more

Cool Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Costume

Cool Mary Poppins and Bert Couple Costume

My main reason behind my costumes this year is my love for Disney…. I have always had a love for Mary Poppins and I’ve been told I look like her. Well it just so happens that my boyfriend kind of looks like Bert! With the new Mary Poppins movie coming out in December (called “Saving … Read more

Mini Mary Poppins Halloween Costume

Mini Mary Poppins Halloween Costume

When my kids were growing up, I always made their Halloween costumes, so now that I’m a grandma, my daughter expects a homemade costume for her daughter, but it’s a lot tougher these days to come up with something special due to the plethora of commercial costumes available! So this year we were pleased when my … Read more

Easy Nostalgic Mary Poppins and Bert Couples Costume

Easy Nostalgic Mary Poppins and Bert Couples Costume

My husband and I love Halloween. We start thinking the day after Halloween what our plans will be for next year! This Mary Poppins costume was pretty easy to do after finding all the parts ( which was the hard part!) My husband always pokes fun at me for having a “vision”, because I get … Read more

Mary Poppins and Burt the Chimney Sweep Cute Couples Costume

Mary Poppins and Burt the Chimney Sweep Cute Couples Costume

I always go all-out for my halloween costumes. I spend months and months before the big day scouring Goodwills and consignment shops for just the right piece that will complete my costumes. My Mary Poppins costume was no exception, and it was probably my hardest challenge. Every piece of clothing, down to even the shoes, … Read more

Practically Perfect Couple Halloween Costume: Mary Poppins and Bert

My hubby and I were invited to a Halloween party and we wanted to go as a couple, without spending much money, and we wanted something would be comfo

My hubby and I were invited to a Halloween party and we wanted to go as a couple, without spending much money, and we wanted something that would be comfortable to wear for an evening….so after hours of perusing websites, we decided upon a perfect couple Halloween costume: Mary Poppins and Bert. Mary Poppins was … Read more

Sweetest Homemade Daughter and Father Mary Poppins Costume

My daughter decided she wanted to be Mary Poppins this year after watching the movie so I made her and my husband's costumes by doing a lo

My daughter decided she wanted to be Mary Poppins this year after watching the movie so I made the sweetest homemade daughter and father Mary Poppins  costume by doing a lot of scavenging. I visited a bunch of local thrift shops and what I couldn’t buy I borrowed from kind neighbors. We also made the chimney brush … Read more

Coolest Mary Poppins and Chimney Sweep Couple Costume

The thrift store played a major role in our costumes. Almost everything on Mary Poppins besides her umbrella and hat came from the thrift store. The

The thrift store played a major role in our Mary Poppins and Chimney Sweep Couple Costume. Almost everything on Mary Poppins besides her umbrella and hat came from the thrift store. The Chimney Sweep’s, chimney sweep was put together using a broom stick, cardboard, hot clue and pipe cleaners. This costume was a lot of … Read more

Coolest Toddler Mary Poppins and Bert Costume

Mary Poppins and Bert

Here is my Baby Girl and I for Halloween this year. I found a few vintage dress patterns from the 50’s to help lay out her dress. And on my jacket, I got a white tux and taped out some stripes and just painted away. Lots of fun , and everyone around us kept stopping … Read more

Mary Poppins Costume

“It’s true that Mavis and Sybil have ways that are winning and Prudence and Gwendolyn set your heart spinning! Phoebe’s delightful Maude is disarming… Janice Felicia Lydia…charming! Cynthia’s dashing, Vivian’s sweet! Stephanie’s smashing Priscilla a treat. Veronica Millicent Agnes and Jane… convivial company time and again. Dorcas and Phyllis and Glynis are sorts I will … Read more

Mary Poppins Costume

I was performing in a concert and all of the people performing needed to dress up as a Disney character. My favorite movie when I was little was Mary Poppins so I decided of course that I wanted a Mary Poppins costume, the dress that Mary wears during the “Jolly Holiday” sequence. I found a … Read more

Mary Poppins Costume

I was a student of Esthetics and the dress code was black and white only. So… since I love costumes I came up with this Mary Poppins costume. I downloaded a picture of Julie Andrews in the Movie stills and copied as well as I could. During the day I took off most of the … Read more

Coolest Mary Poppins And Bert Costume

Little Mary Poppins and Bert Costume

My family loves Mary Poppins and the kids’ grandmother and me put this Mary Poppins and Bert costume together. My mom made the coat as well as the little pleated collar with the bow at the neck. I found a cheap straw hat and died it black. When I died it the hat kind of … Read more