Adorable DIY Tinkerbell Costume

Adorable DIY Tinkerbell Costume

Over the Summer I decided that I wanted to make my kids’ Halloween costumes this year. So, in July, my daughter Riley (6-years-old) and I started looking for inspiration online. She decided that she really wanted to be Tinkerbell, so we started looking at as many Tinkerbell costumes as we could to get some ideas. … Read more

Adorable Captain Hook Baby Costume and Pirate Ship

Adorable Captain Hook Baby Costume and Pirate Ship

My 2-year-old daughter insisted on being Tinkerbell for Halloween this year, so I needed something that related to Tinkerbell for my 7-month-old son Myles. I wanted their costumes to relate to each other in some way. My husband and I agreed on a Captain Hook costume for him. I browsed online and found the perfect … Read more

Coolest Tinkerbell Toddler Costume

Coolest Tinkerbell Toddler Costume

My 2-year-old insisted on being Tinkerbell for Halloween and I had absolutely no problem with that because my daughter was a perfect Tinkerbell! After searching several websites for Tinkerbell wings, I came across an Etsy shop called Wicked Wings. They are based out of London. They had wings that looked identical to that of Tinkerbell’s, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Duct Tape Jake the Neverland Pirate Costume

Coolest Homemade Duct Tape Jake the Neverland Pirate Costume

My three year old loves Jake the Neverland Pirate so when I asked him what he wanted to dress up as for Halloween I was not surprised when he yelled ‘JAKE!’ He already had a store bought Jake costume which, for $20, was quite pitiful and my son had already stained it and wore it … Read more

Epic Captain Hook Halloween Costume

Epic Captain Hook Halloween Costume

This costume is part of a couples costume I made for my BF and I (and our dog who was Stinker-bell!). I’d wanted to be Rufio for two years now and Dave didn’t mind being in a couples’ costume. :) I started both of these costumes in July and worked on them simultaneously. It actually … Read more

Awesome Couple Costume Idea: Peter Pan and His Shadow

Awesome Couple Costume Idea: Peter Pan and His Shadow

We saw a shadow costume online and we talked about what would be a good costume for us as a couple – costumes that people would recognize, that wouldn’t frighten little children, and just be fun. We decided on Peter Pan and his shadow. My wife, Donna, adapted a store-bought, pirate shirt pattern. Since I … Read more

Jake and The Neverland Pirates Costume with Izzy and Cubby

Jake and The Neverland Pirates Costume with Izzy and Cubby

My son wanted to be Jake for Halloween. So we decided to be his crew. My husband went as Cubby and I went as Izzy. I bought about 1 and 1/4 yards of blue felt, half a yard of brown felt, yellow felt squares, two extra large yellow buttons, pink bandana, blue bandana, a light … Read more

Jake and the Neverland Pirates Family Costume

Jake and the Neverland Pirates Family Costume

It took two and a half months to make the ship. Made entirely out of cardboard and duct tape, and put together using a hot glue gun and super glue. I came up with the idea when my then four month old started to “watch” the Disney show “Jake and the Neverland pirates”. I got … Read more

Original Peter Pan and His Shadow Couple Costume

Original Peter Pan and His Shadow Couple Costume

I decided to throw a Halloween party for the group of kids my husband and I teach on Sunday mornings. I wanted to dress up for the party and make it as fun as I could for the kids. One night, I was going over my costume ideas with my husband. One of those ideas … Read more

Cool Female Rufio Lost Boys Costume

Cool Female Rufio Lost Boys Costume

I am big into Halloween and always am looking to do something new and different each year. I decided to be Rufio because not only is Hook an amazing movie, but he is such an iconic character of my childhood. The best part? I was able to show him pictures of my costume at Comic-Con … Read more

Cute as a Wink Tink Costume for a Toddler

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This year my two year old fell in love with Tinkerbell. Every Disney princess soon became Tinkerbell. So I quickly decided my sassy little blond would make a great sassy blond for Halloween. I looked up everything I could on creating a unique and spectacular costume. I pinterested my heart out and googled all the … Read more

Peter Pan, Mr. Smee and Captain Hook Family Costume

Peter Pan, Mr. Smee and Captain Hook Family Costume

Homemade costumes ahoy! We started by trying to decide who will make which costume and ultimately, my husband made his (Mr. Smee) and my 2.5 year olds too..Peter Pan… To make Mr. Smee- Spraypaint blue stripes on white tshirt, use red doll pirate cap< use blue shorts and his own birkenstock sandals…we then robbed Santa ... Read more

Cutest 100% Handmade Tinker Bell Costume

Cutest 100% Handmade Tinker Bell Costume

Planning out the Tinker Bell Costume Well I knew months ago that my 2 year old daughter was going to be Tinker Bell for Halloween since she is CRAZY about Tinker Bell. Also, I knew that I didn’t want to spend $25-$40 on a store-bought Tinker Bell costume. Because, in my opinion, they look NOTHING like … Read more

Uber-Cool Peter Pan’s Shadow Costume

Uber-Cool Peter Pan's Shadow Costume

Here is my 9 year old son dressed up as the spectacularly awesome Shadow of Peter Pan. Full disclosure- this costume is only semi-homemade since it does include a morph suit, but nonetheless it was still an original idea and if I may say so, totally kick-ass!  He had been asking for a morph suit … Read more

Feisty Tinkerbell Homemade Costume

Feisty Tinkerbell Homemade Costume

I absolutely love all things Disney so a few years ago decided to have a Disney themed dress up party. I decided to go as my favorite character of all time Tinkerbell! I made the entire costume myself starting off with the tutu like skirt. I bought a few different types of material in different … Read more

Coolest Peter Pan and Tinker Bell Homemade Couple Costume

Coolest Peter Pan and Tinker Bell Homemade Couple Costume

It all started with a thrift store purchased dance costume. Tinker Bell – My cousin gave me a green dance costume that her mother had purchased from a thrift store, and upon seeing it Tinker Bell popped into my head. I researched online how to do a sock bun, easy enough. I used my green … Read more

Tinkerbell Costume

Tinkerbell Costume

I have always wanted to be Tinkerbell for Halloween, partially because I love her, but mainly because I favor her. I bought a Men’s XXL T-shirt in the perfect “Tinkerbell/Earth Tone green” that I could find. I found a strapless dress that had somewhat of a heart shaped top in my closet and traced it … Read more

Disney Princesses Come to Life Group Costume

Disney Princesses Come to Life Group Costume

We all some what resemble a Disney princess so we decided we HAD to do it.  Most of our costumes were things that we already had. So we spent ultimately nothing!  But don’t get me wrong, it was difficult to dig through old things that matched up perfectly with the costume.  At our Halloween party people pretty … Read more

Homemade Female Rufio Costume

Homemade Female Rufio Costume

I made this  female Rufio costume my first year of law school. I was in desperate need of a creative outlet, and I have always loved Halloween. I’m not a fantastic seamstress, so I started scouring local thrift shops and fabric stores for the pieces that I would need. My list of materials is as follows: Target: … Read more

Best Peter Pan and Tinkerbell Couple Halloween Costume

This costume was very easy and last minute. For Peter Pan, the hat and the shirt was bought online for only $25. The green tights we bought at a Hall

This Peter Pan and Tinkerbell Couple Halloween costume was very easy and last minute. For Peter Pan, the hat and the shirt was bought online for only $25. The green tights we bought at a Halloween store, and the brown shoes he already had! For Tinkerbell, I wanted to be as glittzy as possible because she’s … Read more

Original Captain Hook Washed Up On Shore Costume

     I always thought it'd be a cool idea to do a Disney villain, and when I thought of doing Captain Hook, I wanted to stand out fro

I always thought it’d be a cool idea to do a Disney villain, and when I thought of doing an original Captain Hook, I wanted to stand out from all the other Hooks. So I thought it was a really good idea to go as Captain Hook, Post-Crocodile Battle. You know the one. The crocodile … Read more