Coolest DIY Spaceballs Costume

Coolest DIY Spaceballs Costume

For the Barf costume, most of the items can be purchased from Amazon. The jumpsuit, Barf name tag, Barf wig, and tail. Pair it together with a pair of Converse sneakers and some face paint and you are good to go. The construction was only to hot glue the name tag, cut a small hole … Read more

Spaceballs – The Halloween Costume – BARF!

Spaceballs - The Halloween Costume - BARF!

“I’m a Mog; Half man, half dog! I am my own best friend.” I had a blast putting this together for a halloween contest at work last October. I wanted to be as screen-accurate as possible. Most things came together easy, like the shoes and gloves. Picked up some Converse shoes, colored laces, and finger-less … Read more

Coolest Dark Helmet Costume

Coolest Dark Helmet Costume

My husband and I are 80-90’s kids at heart, especially when it comes to movies.  We wanted to introduce our little one to our generation of movies, so last year we dressed him up as a lollipop kid , so this year we thought we would  go with Spaceballs. We decided on this costumes because … Read more

Dark Helmet Costume: The Man, The Myth… The Headache!

Dark Helmet Costume: The Man, The Myth... The Headache!

I wanted to be dark helmet the first time I saw Spaceballs back in the 80’s. Something different and stands out. I built the helmet from vacuum forming the lid off a Weber outdoor grill. I then added the skirts from syrene plastic. After dozens of rivets and glue bondo and a ton of sanding … Read more

Cool DIY Barf Costume from Spaceballs

Cool DIY Barf Costume from Spaceballs

I am a big fan of Spaceballs and it just seemed a no brainer to attempt a Barf costume. With a lot of help from my wife, my mother, and a dvr (to rewatch it a few times), we pulled off this costume. We had to fabricate the feet, tail, arms, and ears using faux fur, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Costume from Spaceballs: Dark Helmet

Coolest Homemade Costume from Spaceballs: Dark Helmet

As a huge Mel Brooks fan, I wanted to pay tribute to one of my favorite movies: Spaceballs. It was time consuming, but pulled it off. I went to Menards to get a giant planter when I found the laundry bin. I then needed to get the safety mask and some black spray paint. I … Read more

Coolest Spaceballs Cast Group Halloween Costumes

Its the whole gang- Dot was even on gold roller skates allnight!  Such a fun group costume, but "younger" crowd did not know who were were!L

It’s the whole gang- Dot was even on gold roller skates all night!  Such  fun Spaceballs Cast Group Halloween costumes, but “younger” crowd did not know who were were! Lord Helmet was made from a baseball helmet with mask and a big ice bucket.  We mounted it upside down after we cut the large shape … Read more

Ultimate Spaceballs Group Costume

This costume was made up of Lord Helmet, Princess Vespa\'s stunt double, a Space Ball Trooper, and Barf. We picked characters based who we looked l

This ultimate Spaceballs group costume was made up of Lord Helmet, Princess Vespa’s stunt double, a Space Ball Trooper, and Barf. We picked characters based who we looked like and what people would recognize. PS princess Vespa did not look like a man but we thought it would be funnier. Barf had made his costume … Read more

Coolest Spaceballs Barf Costume

The frame for the tail was a thick plastic hose, the end split for about two inches to allow for fixing it to the \"butt patch\" that pins on the

The frame for the tail of this Spaceballs Barf costume was a thick plastic hose, the end split for about two inches to allow for fixing it to the “butt patch” that pins on the back of the cargo pants. Covering that is a shaped piece of long shaggy fur, shaded with Halloween hair spray. … Read more

Cool Spaceballs Costume

Coolest Spaceballs Costume

Just wanted to say your site inspired me. Found your collection of Lord Helmet costumes and thought “Totally awesome” and “I can do that” so here is my own Spaceballs Costume. Using nothing but a plastic colander, some coat hangers, newspaper, black spray paint and some glue I fashioned a giant Space balls Helmet to … Read more

Coolest Barf Costume from Spaceballs

Homemade Barf Costume from Spaceballs

I decided that I wanted to make a costume this year instead of buying one as per usual. I started off this Homemade Barf Costume from Spaceballs with going to an military surplus store and purchasing a flight suit. I then got a custom patch made at my local mall (from one of those stands … Read more

Coolest Spaceballs Costumes

Coolest Spaceballs Costumes 14

These Spaceballs Costumes were easy. Not to much work, just a bit of thrift store shopping, sewing, measuring and cutting and gluing. Dark Helmet started with the witches cauldron cut to fit around the face. A hockey helmet was glued to the top, which made it easier to wear. A Dracula cape, black sweats, black … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Halloween Costume

Homemade Spaceballs Halloween Costume

This Homemade Spaceballs Halloween Costume took a lot of time to make, especially Lord Dark Helmet’s. Lord Dark Helmet’s costume was made out of a witch’s coldren & black foam core that was scored and taped on the inside. The eyes were regular window screen to allow visibility. The clothes were pieced together from many … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Costumes

Our idea for Spaceballs costumes started with watching the movie Spaceballs in July. I had to be lord helmet for Halloween. I started with quarter inch chicken wire as the base for the helmet, bent it into shape, made some cuts for the corners then proceeded to paper Mache the entire thing inside and out … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Costumes

From the movie Space Balls the Star Wars parody, my boyfriend was “Dark Helmet” and I was a “Space Ball”. Our Spaceballs costumes were completely homemade including a painter’s jumpsuit, Styrofoam and cardboard helmets and cape made out of on old nightgown from a thrift store. We spent about a month preparing these costumes and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Costumes

I originally got the idea after watching the Spaceballs DVD. I didn’t run into any other ready-made Spaceballs costumes. This Dark Helmet costume took me about month and a half to make and put together. The materials I used for the helmet were newspaper, wall paper, glue one large balloon, one white hard hat, one … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Costume

Homemade Spaceballs Costume

This group Spaceballs Costume was put together by myself and friends. It consists of six characters from the Spaceballs movie created by Mel Brooks that is a spoof of Star Wars and a few other movies. From right to left the characters include Yogurt, Dot Matrix, Barf, Princes Vespa, a Spaceball (aka-Major Asshole), and Lord … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dark Helmet Halloween Costume

Homemade Dark Helmet Halloween Costume

I made this homemade Dark Helmet Halloween costume over the course of a couple of weeks and wound up investing a lot more hours into making it than I ever imagined I would when I began. I started by shaping the helmet over a pumpkin using oaktag and wire mesh. I then applied around 4 … Read more

Coolest Spaceballs Group Costume

Homemade Spaceballs Group Costume

There were seven and a half of us who all got together to do a Homemade Spaceballs Group Costume. I was Asshole/Spaceball. I made the helmet from an outdoor lamp globe, a bike helmet, foam, a drimel, and spray paint. The suit was a painters suite, and the belt was from an old shirt. All … Read more

Cool Spaceballs Costumes

Spaceballs Costume

This Spaceball costume is a homemade costume put together after scouring thrift stores, shopping online, and crafting stuff ourselves. Dark Helmet’s Helmet (though it’s hard to see in pics) was made from a planter and hand-painted, Barf’s name tag actually has Barf embroidered on it, and Dot has a light-up LED”Virgin Alert” and is on … Read more

Coolest Spaceballs Costume

Spaceballs Dark Helmet & Colonel Sanders

DARK HELMET (AKA my mother!) Its a cat litter box! No joke. There were some really good ideas for Spaceballs costumes on this site, but we only had 1 day to do this one, it was a last minute idea. We tried to figure ways to make the mask move up and down, but everything … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Dark Helmet Costume

Homemade Spaceballs Dark Helmet Costume

I decided to try and make my own Homemade Spaceballs Dark Helmet Costume, and this is the result. The helmet was the hardest part. I started the helmet with a squirrel guard from a bird feeder, then built the sides and back out of aluminum flashing and rivets. The helmet was covered with fiberglass mat … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spaceballs Group Costume

Homemade Spaceballs Group Costume

This year we decided to create a homemade Spaceballs group costume. I was Dot Matrix, my brother was Dark Helmet and my husband was Colonel Sanders. The costumes were all homemade from various products including dryer tubing, plastic planters, kids craft foam and of course duct tape! The Dark Helmet costume was started with a … Read more