My Muppets Homemade Group Costume

My Muppets Homemade Group Costume

As my kids got older I started to get more creative with the costumes. I always try to make their costumes go together. Me and my family are really big Jim Henson fans .Choosing who was going to be which character wasn’t hard either. They all match the personality as well. My oldest daughter is … Read more

Best Homemade Muppet Costume: Sweetums

Best Homemade Muppet Costume: Sweetums

I have been making my own costumes for about six years now and this Muppet costume is by far my favorite one.  Sweetums isn’t the most popular of the Muppets but he was always one of my favorites. The costume was fairly easy to makes, because all I really had to do was construct the … 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