Coolest Homemade Muppets Family Group Costume

Coolest Homemade Muppets Family Group Costume

Every year my family decides on a group theme for Halloween. My husband and I always try to stick with a couple theme as our costumes. When we decided to be the Muppets there was only one couple we could imagine being- Beaker and Bunsen. I went to work on our heads because the rest … Read more

Homemade Beaker and Dr. Bunsen Honeydew Couple Costume

Homemade Beaker and Dr. Bunsen Honeydew Couple Costume

After being invited to a Halloween party last year, my husband and I decided that we wanted unique – and homemade – costumes. Eventually, we decided on the Muppets, Beaker and Dr. Bunsen Honeydew. First, we bought two white lab coats, and used fabric dye to lightly tint mine (Beaker’s) green. Add khaki pants, a … Read more

Easy Kermit and Miss Piggy Couple’s Costume

Easy Kermit and Miss Piggy Couple's Costume

It was so hard for me to come up with a great couples costume for myself and my awesome boyfriend. I wanted something original and funny, but also something I would be comfortable portraying as a plus size woman. Famous people tend to be on the more petite side and I didn’t want to feel … Read more

Cutest Abby Cadabby Homemade Costume for a Girl

Cutest Abby Cadabby Homemade Costume for a Girl

My name is Asia, the joy of my life is Janice Caye. She is 5. She asked to be Hello kitty for treat day ( that is what she calls Halloween).  After looking at the many stores being Hello Kitty was going to be more than .50.$ . so I decided to try and make the costume for … Read more

Cool Homemade Yip Yips Halloween Costumes

Muppets are big this year.  PBS under fire.  Brought out  the Yip Yips to make a stand for the muppets, as well as bring back a little

Muppets are big this year.  PBS under fire.  Brought out  the Yip Yips to make a stand for the Muppets, as well as bring back a little bit of our childhood.  Was so great to see people light up and smile when they saw us or when we were chanting ‘yip,yip,yip..ring,ring,ring’.  People loved taking their … Read more

Original Miss Piggy and Kermit Couple Halloween Costume

I just LOVE Kermmy!!!! the entire Miss Piggy costume was handmade & part of Kermits was :)

I just LOVE Kermmy!!!! the entire Miss Piggy costume was handmade and part of Kermit’s was too. Kermmy! Miss Piggy and Kermit were a HUGE hit at the Halloween party we went to! Never have we had SO many pictures taken with us and of us! Kermit was a GREAT sport and got his butt … Read more

Coolest Animal from the Muppets Homemade Costume

My son wanted something different for Halloween so since I'm always up for a challenge I asked for suggestions.  "What about Animal from the M

My son wanted something different for Halloween so since I’m always up for a challenge I asked for suggestions.  “What about Animal from the Muppets?  But it has to be cool, not lame”  Gulp.  So starting with a batting helmet as a base I layered foam to shape the head and went from there.  Lots … Read more

Coolest Homemade Bunsen and Beaker Couple Costume

Bunsen:
First I paper mache\\\'d around a beach ball.  It took about 3 layers to make sure it was going to be strong enough to not break if

Bunsen: First I paper mache’d around a beach ball.  It took about 3 layers to make sure it was going to be strong enough to not break if it was accidentally dropped.  Once it all dried it was easy enough to simply deflate the ball.  Then I placed the paper mache ball on my head … Read more

Detailed Janice the Muppet Costume (Guitarist for Electric Mayhem)

The idea for this costume started when SNL aired an episode hosted by Seth Rogen in 2007 with a Muppets skit. In the skit, Seth played Rowlf, and May

The idea for this detailed Janice the Muppet costume (Guitarist for Electric Mayhem) started when SNL aired an episode hosted by Seth Rogen in 2007 with a Muppets skit. In the skit, Seth played Rowlf, and Maya Rudolph played Janice, among others… I immediately thought how much I love Janice’s personality, and how cool it … Read more

Great Muppets Honeydew Bunsen and Beaker Couple Costume

My friend and I randomly decided to do this costume one year for Halloween. We wanted something funny, unique, and a little complicated.
Professor B

My friend and I randomly decided to do this Great Muppets Honeydew Bunsen and Beaker Couple Costume one year for Halloween. We wanted something funny, unique, and a little complicated. Professor Bunsen and Beaker both used lab coats from a medical supply store. Bunsen’s head was made out of paper mache wrapped around a beach ball. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Animal Muppets Costume

Animal Muppets Costume

This is my animal from the Muppets costume…”let go”. I made it out of a lot of yarn, a baseball hat, and a visor. Lots of hotglue and lots of spray adhesive. I made the hair long to cover the neck area up. My sticks are in my waist band, and my belt is a … Read more

Cool Homemade Beaker Costume Idea

Homemade Beaker Costume

I made this homemade Beaker costume using a thick sheet of foam, a sheet of felt, foam eyes and nose, and a feathery string thing I picked up at a craft store. Oh, I also had a piece of bristol board on the inside to hold the shape, and an old hat with the brim … Read more

Coolest Homemade Animal Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Animal Halloween Costume Idea

I knew last year that I wanted to be Animal this year for Halloween. Thinking I had lots of time to put this homemade Animal Halloween costume idea together came down to the last week and we hadn’t started the mask yet. I already had the clothes, the accessories and the materials needed. Most of … Read more

Coolest Muppet Group Costume

Coolest Muppet Group Costume 2

In anticipation of the new Muppet Movie, we decided to be some of our favorite Muppets. For Gonzo: I simply took a football helmet and hot glued pieces of foam to it to build it up. I shaped the nose out of crumpled up newspaper wrapped in duct tape and hot glued it to the … Read more

Coolest Muppets Animal Costume

Muppets Animal Costume

My boyfriend is a drummer and a fan of the Muppet’s Animal. He needed a costume for a Halloween show. We found nothing in stores, so I decided to create a mask of my own. The biggest hurdle was that he needed to be able to see out of the costume to play the drums. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Kermit and Miss Piggy Couple Halloween Costume

Homemade Kermit and Miss Piggy Couple Halloween Costume

These Homemade Kermit and Miss Piggy couple Halloween costume ideas came to my fiance and I because we wanted something cute and not often done for Halloween. Kermit: We found a green hooded sweater, green pants and a light green T-shirt. We then crafted the light green T-shirts into triangle shapes and placed them around … Read more

Coolest Swedish Chef Costume

Coolest Swedish Chef Costume

I created this Swedish chef costume out of a Pabst blue ribbon box, a ball of yarn and some fabric for the hat. The paint was the cheapest acrylic paint I could find and the paper mache was made using newspaper powder. I made it because I’m a culinary student at the Culinary Institute of … Read more

Coolest Muppets Halloween Costume

Snowth, Mahna Mahna, Snowth

While strolling through the Jim Henson exhibit at the Smithsonian, my two friends and I decided we needed a Muppets Halloween costume. And not just any Muppets, but the best Muppet’s ever: the Mahna Mahna Muppets. They are also known as Mahna Mahna and the Snowths. For the Snowths we made the heads out of … Read more

Cool Homemade Beaker Costume

Homemade Beaker Costume

So after doing Animal in previous years I wanted to move on to my other favorite Muppet, Beaker. He’s real simple, just a cylinder, sorta. But here’s how i make it complicated: -I want the eyes to light up -I want the mouth to operate as I meep And thus I began the construction of … Read more

Coolest Homemade Nanny from The Muppet Babies Couple Costume

Homemade Nanny from The Muppet Babies Couple Costume

I’ve always admired the character “Nanny” from “The Muppet Babies”. She was the wise character with the striped stockings who always came in to snap those Muppet babies back to reality. The best part about her was you never were permitted to see above her knee. So mysterious and stoic. This year I convinced my … Read more

Coolest Statler and Waldorf Costume

Homemade Statler and Waldorf Costume

This is my first time submitting a costume to “Coolest”. For the upcoming release of their new film this year I went as Statler and Waldorf from the Muppets. They are the two cranky old guys in the balcony. Every year I like to try and challenge myself both with the costume and the make … Read more

Coolest Do it Yourself Beaker Halloween Costume

Homemade Do it Yourself Beaker Halloween Costume

Every year I try to outdo myself on Halloween costumes. I was ALF, Roger Rabbit, and Sloth from The Goonies previous years, so I wanted to make my own Do it Yourself Beaker Halloween Costume this year. Everyone loved the Muppets, and Beaker looked like the easiest. Making the head was the most work out … Read more