Simple Pirate Group Costume

Simple Pirate Group Costume

I work at a summer camp and on the last day before the kids go home all the counselors dress up in fancy dresses. All the lifeguards decided we don’t want to dress up, so we always come up with matching costumes. The pirates were extremely simple. We all had grey sweatpants and black tank … Read more

Elizabeth Swan’s Golden Gown

Elizabeth Swan's Golden Gown

I brought a pattern from my local fabric store along with the fabric needed to make my golden gown. It took about a month to complete my dress all up without breaks. As my mum and I were making the dress, we came across a few problems such as fraying but that was quickly fixed … Read more

Cool Homemade Pirate Costume

Coolest Homemade Pirate Costume

We went to a Ren Fair last year so that was like 3 days of being about to dress up in home made outfits and not even be Halloween. We went as a Pirates on Friday. Knight and his Lady on Saturday, and Roman soldier on Sunday. Well first the Pirate, I bought the vest … Read more

Cool Davy Jones Costume for a 12-Year-Old

Cool Davy Jones Costume for a 12-Year-Old

My son decided to tell me this year he’d like to be Davy Jones from Pirates of the Caribbean. He knows I make every costume, why this?? lol, but I took it head on, and worked on it simultaneously with Alice for my daughter.  So, I started with his sword.  It’s a .99 cents only store … Read more

Cheap Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Costume

Cheap Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Costume

Drink Up Me Hearties YO-HO! This Captain Jack Sparrow costume was one of my best costumes I have ever made, and the best part was everything (except for three items) was acquired from Goodwill. That’s right, all the pieces you see here I got from Goodwill, and that means that it all comes down to how you … Read more

Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Costume – Where’s the Rum?

Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Costume - Where's the Rum?: This Captain Jack Sparrow costume was my funnest ever costume! I made the whole outfit from thrift store finds except for the compass which was bough

This Captain Jack Sparrow costume was my funnest ever costume! I made the whole outfit from thrift store finds except for the compass which was bought from a toy store then I repainted it to look more authentic. I spent hundreds and hundreds of hours on line researching for this and by the time Halloween came … Read more

Coolest Wearable Pirate Ship Costume, Matey!

Here is my two year olds wearable pirate ship costume.  The costume is really light weight because it is made entirely of foam and a small amoun

Here is my two year old’s wearable pirate ship costume.  The costume is really light weight because it is made entirely of foam and a small amount of cardboard.  The foam was painted with two layers of brown, the first a light brown, and then a dark brown.  I used a stiff paint brush to … Read more

Coolest Captain Jack Sparrow Homemade Halloween Costume

Coolest Captain Jack Sparrow Homemade Halloween Costume

I think selecting the right costume should have some guidelines to follow. First it has to be something I enjoy and it should have some similarities to your HWP stats to make it more believable. For this year I choose to do Captain Jack Sparrow from the scene where he was on the island and … Read more

Creative Steampunk Pirate Captain Halloween Costume

This was the costume I made for Halloween last year and also for use in a steampunk costume contest. I wanted to create a Steampunk airship pirate ca

This creative Steam punk Pirate Captain halloween costume I made for Halloween last year and also for use in a Steam punk costume contest. I wanted to create a Steam punk airship pirate captain in a similar style to pirates of the Caribbean. This is what I came up with. First I made the bloomers … Read more

Sexy Homemade Pirate Costumes

As a senior in junior, I was tired of seeing the same costumes being recycled year after year (myself being guilty of this as well!). After walking o

As a senior in junior, I was tired of seeing the same costumes being recycled year after year (myself being guilty of this as well!). After walking out of my third costume shop feeling at last defeated and hopeless regarding my search for that perfect costume, I decided it was time to go the homemade … Read more

Coolest Homemade Davy Jones Halloween Costume

This was a homemade Davey Jones Costume. We bought a pirate hat, but everything else was handmade. We used a black outfit and added lots of cloth scr

This was a homemade Davy Jones costume. We bought a pirate hat, but everything else was handmade. We used a black outfit and added lots of cloth scraps to make it look tattered. We added a belt and sword and a big lobster claw made out of cardboard painted orange. The coolest part was the … Read more

Detailed Jack Sparrow and Elizabeth Swann Costumes

Our entire family gets really into Halloween. Every year my In-Laws throw a huge Halloween party. A bunch of our family and friends go and every year

Our entire family gets really into Halloween. Every year my In-Laws throw a huge Halloween party. A bunch of our family and friends go and every year everyone gets extremely creative. Last year my husband and I decided to be Jack Sparrow and Elizabeth Swann from Pirates of the Caribbean. We started planning our costumes … Read more

Elizabeth Swann Costume Goes Undead

When the first \"Pirates of the Caribbean\" movie came out, my teenage daughter fell in love with the wedding gown that Elizabeth Swann is given.

When the first “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie came out, my teenage daughter fell in love with the wedding gown that Elizabeth Swann is given. Simplicity came out with an “inspired by” pattern that fall and we had fun with it. The fabric is home dec brocade, fully lined, lace-up and went for the full … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dead Pirate

Homemade Dead Pirate

My 8 yr old daughter Katelynn just couldn’t wait to try this Homemade Dead Pirate on. Just a bunch of shredded clothes. I made a crocheted chain brown wig for the stringy hair look, liquid latex and toilet paper with the usual face paint, plastic bubba teeth and a spray bottle of blood, cobweb and … Read more

Pirate Costume

I created this costume by starting at a thrift store. I found a little girls “puffy” shirt, a black vest and a women’s scarf. I then went to a Halloween party store and bought a pirate hat, hook, dagger and eye patch. I already had a red bandana from a previous costume so we used … Read more

Coolest Homemade Female Pirate Costume

Homemade Female Pirate Costume

My homemade Female Pirate costume is directly based on the Jack Sparrow character from “Pirates of the Caribbean”. My outfit was made from material I had from other homemade costumes. The belts were made from old strips of material and the buckle from cardboard, with foil wrapped around it and painted. The rings were made … Read more

Pirate Costume

I wasn’t planning on taking my one year old out on Halloween, but changed my mind at the last minute. I actually put this pirate costume together 30 minutes before trick-or-treating. Here’s how: I used an old white onesie that I drew on with a permanent marker (a skull and cross bone design), black sweatpants, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pirate Princess Costume

Homemade Pirate Princess Costume

Jozlyn is 3 years old. She loves pirates, princesses, pink, and black; so I decided to design and make her a Pirate Princess costume. She loves it and wants to wear it every day. One benefit of making your own costume is that it can be worn daily and survive even playgrounds. The pettiskirt was … Read more

Pirate Costume

I love sewing costumes. My children always had homemade costumes so you can imagine my joy when my grandchildren asked me to make them costumes. My four-year-old grandson wanted a pirate costume. So the first thing I did was look at as many pirate pictures I could to get ideas. I bought a pattern for … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pirate Halloween Costume

Homemade Pirate Halloween Costume

For this Homemade Pirate Halloween Costume I had made use of old white long-sleeved shirt, black vest, old black belt, old dark blue hat, old white uniform for cutting skull patterns, cardboard to make cutlass and eye patch, plastic cup to make hook, old black pant, lady’s black shoe, and old striped bandana. Lastly, aluminum … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Pirate Costume

Homemade Baby Pirate Costume

I could not find my baby a pirate costume that would match with the ones our family was wearing. Actually the smallest one I could find was for a 1 year old; my son is five months. I decided to give it a shot and try to make a Homemade Baby Pirate Costume myself. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Halloween Costume

Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Halloween Costume

Although the costume of Captain Jack Sparrow is not a new one, we wanted it to be as close as possible to the original for my 6 year old son. We checked a lot of stuff online and I decided to create a Homemade Captain Jack Sparrow Halloween Costume. I also watched the movie twice … Read more