All Hail King Bowser and the Game of Thrones – Mash-Up Costume

All Hail King Bowser and the Game of Thrones - Mash-Up Costume

Featuring:  King Bowser, Wario the Executioner, Mario the Hero, Princess the Damsel in distress, Luigi, Toad, and last but not least a stuffed Yoshi rug! Everyone reading this knows the best holiday of the year is Halloween!  Costumes, decorations, and treats….the Halloween holiday has it all!  Over the years I have been a long time … Read more

The Most Realistic Oscar the Grouch Costume Ever!

The Most Realistic Oscar the Grouch Costume Ever!

My son and I were watching Sesame Street like we usually do. On this particular day when Oscar the Grouch came on his face lit up! “I know what I want to be for Halloween this year” he exclaimed. “I want to be Oscar the Grouch!” Of course I had to ask him why. He … Read more

The Real Robbie Costume

The Real Robbie Costume

For my 29th birthday I wanted to take it back to my childhood era of TV watching, game playing, music loving fun times. I decided I would throw a 90’s “What was hot” Party! After trying to gather material to transform into Diva Plavalagona from “The 5th Element,” I became worried that I would be … Read more

American Horror Story Family Costume

American Horror Story Family Costume

My family is obsessed with Halloween and American Horror stories so boom! We put them together! My brother was Papa Legba from the Coven. My husband was Twisty the Clown from Freak Show and my daughter was Marjorie from Freak show as well. I was the white nun from Asylum. The reactions from people were … Read more

Best Animal from the Muppets DIY Toddler Costume

Best Animal from the Muppets DIY Toddler Costume

Our three-year old came up with the idea of dressing up as Animal from the Muppets. Originally she wanted to be what all other little girls her age were going to be dressed up as, Elsa from Frozen. We tried very hard to discourage her from the Elsa costume by given her other ideas she … Read more

Group Costume Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem Band

Group Costume Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem Band

I went crazy trying to find a group costume. My friends and I had always wanted to try this but, We never thought we could pull it off. The reactions were the best yet. The costumes were actually quite easy to make and people were stopping us all night to take photos and to dance … Read more

Zombie Mommy Costume

Zombie Mommy Costume

I decided to do a fresh mommy zombie with baby still attached to the umbilical cord, for the baby is it a hand puppet that Ive attached a cord to and freshened her up (her name is Mary) the cord is then attached to my waist and wrapped up through my shorts. For my face … Read more

Animal and Beaker Costumes Bringing Joy to Nursing Home

Animal and Beaker Costumes Bringing Joy to Nursing Home

Three years ago my girlfriend and I spent two months on home made minion costumes for a bar crawl costume contest. The costumes ended up excellent and we were a crowd favorite, but unfortunately did not win the contest. We became discouraged at first, because we were convinced we had the win. My mom Carla … Read more

AHS Hotel The Countess Costume

AHS Hotel The Countess Costume

I love American Horror Story and love Lady Gaga as the Countess. The costume was pretty simple to put together. Things needed… White satin robe Fishnets Blond Wig Fake Blood Black Glove The main thing that you must get right about the costume is the makeup. Here is the YouTube video I used: The glove … Read more

Coolest Dalek Costume

Coolest Dalek Costume

I wanted to be a Dalek (an evil exterminating roabotish thing from the British tv show Doctor Who) but the only costume I could find was a dress. The dress was nice enough but it didn’t instill terror in me like a real Dalek. So I decided to build a costume out of cardboard, tape … Read more

Toddler’s Creative Dinozord Wheelchair Costume!

Toddler's Creative Dinozord Wheelchair Costume!

My sweet boy wanted to be a Mighty Morphin Power Ranger, and I of course need to include his wheelchair! I transformed it into a tyranasourus dinozord! When walking around trick or treating, a little girl said, “but I thought the original Power Rangers were over”. Those who recognized who sean was for Halloween the … Read more

Cool Seinfeld Group Costume

Cool Seinfeld Group Costume

My friends and I are huge Seinfeld fans, so for this years Halloween, we dressed as our favorite characters: Jerry, Elaine, George, and Kramer. Last night, on Halloween, we got so much positive feedback. At least 5 different people stopped us to ask if they could take our picture to send it to their friends/parents. We … Read more

Cute Alfalfa Baby Costume

Cute Alfalfa Baby Costume

This is baby Rhiot sporting the alfalfa costume from the little rascals. This costume was homemade and I ordered the accessories from etsy online. The clothing I just shopped around for until I found the exact shirt I needed. The total cost was around 25$. What inspired me to do this costume was my sons … Read more

Easy Saved by the Bell Kelly Kapowski Costume

Easy Saved by the Bell Kelly Kapowski Costume

The 90’s are one of my favorite times, so I decided to channel my inner Kelly Kapowski from Saved by the Bell. Kelly’s look was iconic from the big hair to her super cute outfits. There were so many different options to choose from but I wanted something simple and classic. So I decided on … Read more

Ceelo Green Costume from the Voice

Ceelo Green Costume from the Voice

This was done a few years back when Ceelo Green was a host on The Voice Tv show. Ceelo made it so easy to come up with a costume because of the way he always came onto the show dressed. After ordering latex paint and my husband coming up with the Chair design it was … Read more

Bearded Lady Costume from American Horror Story

Bearded Lady Costume from American Horror Story

I have always been fascinated by human oddities. After watching season 4 of American Horror Story’s circus season, I was set on being a 1920’s freak! I wanted to be sexy with a hint of strange so I opted for a Bearded Lady. The key component was a great beard made from human hair. I … Read more

Coolest Dalek Homemade Costume

Coolest Dalek Costume

I came up with this idea because I love doctor who and I thought a Dalek would look awesome on halloween. For this costume I used a lot of ply wood for the interior and card board for the exterior. First I used a scooter for the base and built around it with wood. Then … Read more

Doctor Who, Weeping Angel and Dalek Costumes

Doctor Who, Weeping Angel and Dalek Costumes

For the weeping angel I spray painted a dress and wings using a stone textured paint. I used gray gloves, stockings, shoes, face paint and hair paint. I put her hair into a bun before painting it and gave her fake pointy teeth. For Doctor Who I just dressed him the way the Doctor dresses, painted his … Read more

Heisenberg Toddler Costume

Heisenberg Toddler Costume

My husband and I are huge fans of the show “Breaking Bad” and wanted to pay homage to it this Halloween. However, rather than creating an adult costume, which we knew had been done before, we dressed our 3 year old as “Heisenberg” the meth making alter-ego of the main character Walter White. Our son … Read more

Wild Muppets Animal on an Ostrich Illusion Costume

Wild Muppets Animal on an Ostrich Illusion Costume

This is the fun Muppets Animal on an ostrich costume that I made for my husband. It’s always a challenge to come up with new and creative ideas each year.  Often it’s more of a challenge to make the ideas come to life and be functional. But somehow we made it work! It took a … Read more

White Walker Costume from Game of Thrones

White Walker Costume from Game of Thrones

Being a big fan of game of thrones I was feeling pretty ambitious and wanted to pull off being a White Walker this Halloween.  I thought the timing was perfect since at the end of the last season it showed how scary and powerful the white walkers are leaving everyone anxious for the next season … Read more