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

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