The Force Awakens Family Star Wars Homemade Costumes

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For our homemade costumes, I was determined to dress up as Rey From Star Wars The Force Awakens . From there, I managed to talk each member of the family into dressing in theme with other characters from the movie. My daughter was the easiest as she loves to dress up as robots. (She was … Read more

Punniest Homemade Funny Couple Costume Ideas

funny couple costume ideas

My fiancee and I love doing fun, punny costumes, so this seemed like a no-brainer for us. These funny couple costume ideas were Han Solo Cups and Princess Lei-a. Han Solo Cups Costume For Han Solo Cups, I did a lot of brainstorming on how I was going to combine the two ideas in a … Read more

Coolest Family Star Wars Costumes for Halloween

star wars costumes for halloween

Idea for Star Wars Costumes for Halloween After seeing the movie “The Force Awakens” my older daughter knew she wanted to dress up as Rey. So, we all decided to go with Star Wars costumes for Halloween! Making the Princess Leia Costume I made Leia’s robe by first making a loose pattern on an old … Read more

Coolest Ever Darth Star and AT-ST Couple Costume

Coolest Ever Darth Star and AT-ST Couple Costume

AT-ST, Kevin’s Perspective: With the new movie due out in December my wife and I wanted to dress up as something Star Wars related for Halloween.  I initially wanted to dress up as one of the large 4 legged AT-AT walkers but realized that to do it right it would involve 2 people and my … Read more

Hipster Han Solo and Princess Leia Couple Costume

Hipster Han Solo and Princess Leia Couple Costume

Inspiration: This is my boyfriend & I! First off. We love Star Wars & are stoked for the upcoming movie. We weren’t planning on dressing up this year but then we got invited to a last minute party so we had to put something together quick, but wanted to keep it unique. I had seen … Read more

Star Wars Group Costume: Kickin’ it in Cloud City

Star Wars Group Costume: Kickin' it in Cloud City

A long time ago in a neighborhood far far away (1991 in the suburbs of central NJ), two lifelong 7 year old best friends Brendon (Han) and Alex (Lando) swore someday, when closer in age to the actual stars in the movie, they would pull off a perfect Han/Lando Halloween costume. 24 years later, still … Read more

R2D2 and BB8 Costume Ideas – Coolest DIY Droids!

R2D2 and BB8 Costume Ideas - Coolest DIY Droids!

Perhaps these are the droids your looking for?  We just finished making these for our children (Scout, Age 5 and Declan, Age 3).  My daughter is a born princess.  Everything she owns is pink and sparkly.  When we asked her what she wanted to be this year she said that she wanted to be BB8 … Read more

Infant Boy-Girl Twins Millennium Flyer Halloween Costume

Infant Boy-Girl Twins Millennium Flyer Halloween Costume

Conception of the Millennium Flyer Halloween Costume “Yes, it’s definitely twins,” said Dr. Anderson, expertly dialing in the ultrasound to zoom in on the two well defined, perfect egg sacks. My wife, Amber, and I were in a bit of shock.  We knew that putting two embryos in could lead to getting two babies out, … Read more

Cool Family Star Wars Costume

Cool Family Star Wars Costume

After months of trying to figure out what to be, we came up with this idea a week before Halloween, A WEEK. My husband (Princess Leia) was the simplest to make. I just had to sew a loose dress. My costume(Han Solo) was made by finding a shirt and jacket at the thrift store and … Read more

Star Wars Episode I: Baby’s First Halloween

Star Wars Episode I: Baby's First Halloween

With my son James’ first Halloween looming, and the constant reminder that my husband would soon be deploying for a year with the U.S. Army, I was faced with the challenge of making this year’s Halloween something special. It didn’t take me long to realize that family Star Wars costumes would make for a fun … Read more

Despicable Star Wars: Return of the Minions Group Costume

Despicable Star Wars: Return of the Minions Group Costume

I sat in front of my computer screen for what felt like hours looking for the right theme to match with the size of my family(2 girls, and 1 boy.). I had a couple ideas, but they were shot down by my younger(and girliest) daughter for not being “girly” enough. Toy Story? “No.” Monsters Inc? “No.” Power Rangers? … Read more

Coolest Homemade Yoda and Rebel Pilot Couple Costume

Coolest Homemade Yoda and Rebel Pilot Couple Costume

My husband is a HUGE Star wars fan so I allowed him to pick our Halloween costumes this year and low and behold, he chose Star Wars! He wanted to do original Star Wars film characters, and of course he wanted me to be Princess Leia. However, I am pretty ambitious with my Halloween costumes … Read more

Coolest Girls R2D2 and C3PO Homemade Halloween Costumes

We love to craft our Halloween costumes and did this a couple years ago but didn’t get many great photos. We decided to revamp our costumes and

We love to craft our Halloween costumes and did these girls R2D2 and C3PO homemade Halloween costumes a couple years ago but didn’t get many great photos. We decided to revamp our costumes and do it again. We walked along the streets and made friends with many Star Wars fans. It was pretty funny walking … Read more

Coolest C3PO and R2D2 Star Wars Couple Costume

Homemade C3PO and R2D2 Couple Costume

Here’s the story behind our C3P0 and R2D2 Star Wars couple costume. I always wanted to be C3PO or R2-D2 as a kid for Halloween. Now with the help of my wife, I am able to live my childhood dream through my two boys. Our Star Wars couple costume project took about a month (a few hours … Read more

Coolest Darth Maul and Slave Leia Costumes

Homemade Darth Maul and Slave Leia Costumes

My sister-in-law likes her parties to have themes, and the theme of this particular party was “lost in space”. I had a Darth Maul mask from a previous Halloween, and I’d always wanted my wife to dress up like Princess Leia in Jabba the Hut’s palace, so?. I bought some material, a metal hoop belt, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Star Wars Costume

Homemade Star Wars Costume

As a Star Wars fan, I have admittedly brainwashed my kids into loving the original movies and my husband is willing to go along with our craziness! Thus the Star Wars Costume. Stormtrooper: Duct tape, duct tape, duct tape! Helmet was a plastic ice cream container, foam pipe insulation, and sheer black fabric (he could … Read more

Star Wars Halloween Costumes

Our family dressed up in Star wars Halloween costumes. The Black and Red Costume is my husband. He is an Empyreal Rebel Bounty Hunter. He used a boba fet helmet and spray painted it with the design he wanted. He used his old football shoulder pads. We used some bondo on some elbow and knee … Read more