Coolest He Man and She-Ra Couple Costume

Homemade He Man and She-Ra Couple Costume

My boyfriend and I decided to be a Homemade He Man and She-Ra Couple Costume. We both made our own costume, in our own time! Mine took me a few months, his he whipped up in a few days. They both came out way better than expected!!

Coolest Lock, Shock and Barrel Group Costume

Coolest Lock, Shock and Barrel Group Costume 71

This year my friends and I decided on being Lock, Shock, and Barrel from Tim Burton’s ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’. Always been an advocate for creating my own costumes, opposed to store bought… spent the better part of two and a half weeks making them, and I feel they came out pretty successful.

Original Homemade Jack Skellington Halloween Costume

Homemade Jack Skellington Halloween Costume

After searching for an authentic looking “Jack” mask and realizing there weren’t any, I gave up the search and decided to try to make my own Homemade Jack Skellington Halloween Costume. Looking at several “Nightmare before Christmas” web-sites I found my favorite “Jack Face” picture. Tried looking at a variety of baskets, bowls or anything … Read more

Cool Papa Smurf and Smurfette Costume

Papa Smurf and Smurfette Costume

My husband and I love to dress up and strive to be the best costume in town every year. My grandmother taught me how to sew when I was four or five years old and since then have always made my own Halloween costumes. This year’s Papa Smurf and Smurfette costume was by far my … Read more

Coolest Homemade Rainbow Brite Adult Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Adult Costume

My homemade Rainbow Brite Adult costume was pretty simple to make as I don’t sew. The hardest part was finding the right blue dress. I searched a lot of second hand stores, Marshalls and TJ Maxx. I think I finally found it at a TJ Maxx on clearance. I used an iron seam to get … Read more

Coolest DIY Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume

I loved Rainbow Brite when I was a child. I love sewing and have a two year old daughter and four year old son so I am always making stuff for this. Last year I decided to make my daughter a Homemade Rainbow Brite Halloween Costume. It was absolutely perfect. The entire costume was handmade. … Read more

Cool Homemade Shrek Costume

Homemade Shrek Costume

I am from Germany. Here I want to show you my Homemade Shrek Costume. It`s really easy to create! I took a long white fleece shirt. You cut the endings of the arms and collar! the waistcoat is made of a potatoes sack. I also put a potatoe sack over my shoes! My ears are … Read more

Coolest Homemade Shrek and Princess Fiona Couple Costume

Homemade Shrek and Princess Fiona Couple Costume

Princess Fiona and Shrek are our favorite cartoon characters, so this year we decided to dress like them. Everyone loved our homemade Shrek and Princess Fiona couple costume and we received so many compliments. We had to do a lot of searching around to find material for our costumes. Most pieces are from second-hand stores … Read more

Original Homemade Smurfette Costume

Homemade Smurfette Costume

The year prior, I bought an Alice in Wonderland costume and, I have to admit, it was lame. So at the end of last year I started planning this year’s Homemade Smurfette Costume! I bought the wig, hat and face paint at a store on the web called The wig was a little more … Read more

Creative DIY Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

I decided to be Rainbow Brite this year for Halloween and going through the tons of pages of lame store versions I finally realized that it would be completely better if I made my own version of a Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume. So I went to Goodwill to find something big and blue for the … Read more

Cool Homemade Scooby Doo Costumes

Homemade Scooby Doo Costumes

Our group of friends decided to dress as Scooby’s gang for Halloween. These homemade Scooby Doo costumes were very easy to put together. Fred’s costume consisted of a white long sleeved sweater, a blue polo, and navy pants. Orange fabric was purchased for the tie. A blonde wig is needed. Daphne’s purple dress was purchased … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mystery Machine Kids Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Mystery Machine Kids Halloween Costume Idea

My 5 year old son loves Scooby Doo. I had this homemade Mystery Machine kids Halloween costume idea so he could wear his favorite pajamas! First I spray painted a box with aqua spray paint,(cost $2.99). Next step, I painted the green accents with paint I already had. The rest of it was just like … Read more

Coolest Spongebob Homemade Costume

Coolest Spongebob Homemade Costume

I made this Coolest Spongebob Homemade Costume out of a wardrobe moving box. I covered it with colored ductape. I made a Velcro door on the backside of the box. Everything except the actual box is made from ductape. I bought a yellow longsleeve shirt and cartoon hands. The socks have ductape lines and I … Read more

Coolest TMNT Costume

Homemade TMNT Costume

We had the idea for this Homemade TMNT Costume a while back, and the execution of making them completely homemade was quite a task! We knew we wanted dresses, but we each wanted them to look a little different (strapless, halter, one strap, straps). We started with the dresses, painted the chest plate with brown … Read more

Cool Rainbow Brite Costume

Homemade Rainbow Brite Costume

My Rainbow Brite costume proved to be an affordable and fun adventure. The project began about 7 years ago, and every couple of years, I chose a few pieces to improve or rebuild. Finally, I feel that my current costume best reflects what the original doll would have worn. At $1.85 per yard, the shiny … Read more

Cute Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

Homemade Wonder Woman Costume

I was inspired by many of the costumes on this site, and had wanted to be Wonder Woman costume for a few years, so put in the time and effort to make it happen this year. I found electric blue shiny hot pants on eBay for about $10, red boots online for about $15-$20. I … Read more