Super Creepy Stone Angel Statue Costume for a Little Girl

Super Creepy Stone Angel Statue Costume for a Little Girl

My 9 year old daughter wanted to be Medusa for Halloween, but after learning that Medusa turns people to stone she changed her mind to wanting to be a creepy statue. She has the personality that truly loves acting like a creepy character. She chose an angel after seeing them in cemeteries. The main part … Read more

Cutest Pee Wee Herman Costume for a Kid

Cutest Pee Wee Herman Costume for a Kid

I wanted to find a costume that not only fit my son’s personality but also someone he liked. He fell in love with Pee Wee Herman the first time I showed him Big Adventure. He started reciting the movie lines and loves to do the the dance which I might add he does very well. … Read more

Coolest Scary Weeping Angel Costume

Coolest Scary Weeping Angel Costume

I am a big fan of the TV show Doctor Who. I wanted to make a costume/cosplay that would get a big reaction at comicon, and so I chose a difficult, but fun, subject: a weeping angel. Weeping angels are beings who have a perfect defense system. When you see them, they turn into stone. … Read more

Daryl Dixon Toddler Costume

Daryl Dixon Toddler Costume

Rowan (2 1/2 years old) dressed as AMCs The Walking Dead’s Daryl Dixon. We have spent the past couple of weeks catching up on the show and my son sits contently and watches with us. He loves zombies! That’s when I got the idea to dress him as Daryl Dixon. First things first – find … Read more

Coolest American Horror Story Costumes for a Couple

Coolest American Horror Story Costumes for a Couple

Here’s how I made these American Horror Story costumes. I have a strange addiction to American Horror Story. After re-watching season 3 (coven) about 1000 times I realized my theme would be centered from this.  I didn’t want to do drag (as the majority of the cast is female) and I didn’t wanna walk around … Read more

Crazy Eyes Gets Out of Prison on Halloween

Crazy Eyes Gets Out of Prison on Halloween

After binging on Orange is the New Black, it hit me that I could pull off being Crazy Eyes. We kinda look alike, even down to the gap! After searching through my closet and drawers of old clothes, I came across an old scrub uniform and just put a long black tee shirt underneath. In … Read more

Cute Sesame Street Costume Ideas

Cute Sesame Street Costume Ideas

We each made our own Sesame Street costume. Oscar: Hot glued moss (from any craft store) to my shirt, shoes and a visor. I also hot glued a fuzzy eye brow and large googley eyes. I made the trash can and trash can top out of foam board, spray paint and duct tape. Big Bird: … Read more

Comic Con El Chapulin Colorado Tribute Costume

Comic Con El Chapulin Colorado Tribute Costume

I decided to cosplay with El Chapulin for the first time this year, so what better place to do it at than at New York Comic Con 2015! I put the costume together using: Red compression pants/shirt Red short sleeve t-shirt Yellow shorts Yellow converse sneakers w red laces Cincinnati Reds fitted hat For the … Read more

Sexy Daenerys Targaryen Costume

Sexy Daenerys Targaryen Costume

This was my Daenerys Targaryen costume from Halloween 2014. I’m a huge Game Of Thrones fan so naturally I wanted to go as a character from the HBO drama. My favorite female character has been Daenerys from the beginning; even with how young she is in the books, I still really connected with her. Most … Read more

Scary Costume Idea: Award Winning One Eyed Monster

Scary Costume Idea: Award Winning One Eyed Monster

This scary costume idea took me hours to make and take off. But winning two contests made it well worth it! First I made my eye patch which I couldn’t see through. I’m sure there are other ways to make it so it is transparent. I grabbed a cotton make up pad; one of the circle ones … Read more

Coolest Wheel of Fortune Costume

Coolest Wheel of Fortune Costume

I took inspiration for this Wheel of Fortune costume from my childhood. I grew up in the good ole days of watching Wheel of Fortune and The Price Is Right with my parents. I always loved seeing the ladies of the 80s in those big gaudy outfits, so naturally when opportunity knocked I said, “Come on in Vanna!” … Read more

Upcycled DIY Toddlers and Tiaras Costume

Upcycled DIY Toddlers and Tiaras Costume

My friends and I love watching Toddlers and Tiaras!  It somehow always makes us feel like better parents, LOL! I grew up with a mom that can sew just about anything and a dad that created incredible sets for our local school and community theater productions.  I had some AMAZING costumes growing up!!  Luckily, I … Read more

No-Sew Cookie Monster and Cookie Couple Costume

No-Sew Cookie Monster and Cookie Couple Costume

My boyfriend and I went in this cool couple costume as the Cookie monster and Cookies last Halloween. It was a huge hit at the costume party we went to! It was pretty straight forward to make this no-sew cookie monster and cookie couple costume: Cookie costume – All you need is a black tank … Read more

Cheap and Funny Mr. T Costume for a Boy

Cheap and Funny Mr. T Costume for a Boy

Here’s my cheap and funny Mr. T costume for a boy. I am very into halloween and thankfully I have a son who lets me dress him up as anything I want lol! So I like to top my own ideas everywhere and was stumped on what to make him. Then, I found a pair of overalls in … Read more

Easiest Ever Muppets Beaker Costume

Easiest Ever Muppets Beaker Costume

We love the Muppets so my daughter, who was undecided for a costume, agreed to be Beaker from the Muppets. Well the costume came out even better than we had planned and it was so easy. It took me a couple of days but it could easily be done in a few hours if you … Read more

Piper and Officer Mendez (Pornstache) Couple Costume

Piper and Officer Mendez (Pornstache) Couple Costume

If you haven’t watched the show, check it out on Netflix. Piper’s Costume: Order nurse scrubs online in either orange, or in this case, tan, which Piper wears in season 2. If you really want orange, I suggest you order them months before October. The orange scrubs sell out fast from what I assume a … Read more

Power Rangers Villian Rita Repulsa Costume for a Girl

Power Rangers Villian Rita Repulsa Costume for a Girl

My daughter loves the Power Rangers. She has watched all the seasons of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers in addition to the movie. She loves to act like she is Rita Repulsa and even knows her lines from the show and the movie. Also, I grew up in the 90’s and loved to watch the … Read more

Miss Piggy and Kermit Muppets Couples Costume

Miss Piggy and Kermit Muppets Couples Costume

Our Miss Piggy and Kermit couple costume is such an easy and fun costume for couples. I bought the pig nose online, already had a pink dress, opera gloves, blonde wig and feather boa. For Kermit, I just sewed felt triangles onto a green t-shirt, painted his face green and added the headband – these were … Read more

Lucy and Ethel Costumes as the Women from Mars

Lucy and Ethel Costumes as the Women from Mars

We love Lucy, especially the Women from Mars episode when the girls make $500 for a publicity stunt atop the Empire State Building. I knew we could do these costumes if I could find the pointy noses and the retro ray guns — which I found on Amazon after some searching. It was hard finding … Read more

Creepy Walking Dead Zombie Costume!

Creepy Walking Dead Zombie Costume!

Hey guys! My name is Alexandra. I’m a Cosmetologist, Artist, and Musician from Central Illinois. I’m a huge Walking Dead fan. I’m extremely intrigued by the amount of art and effort put into the making of the show. I decided to turn my obsession into a reality this year for Halloween! Instead of being a … Read more

Funnest Group Costume Ever: The Electric Muppet Mayhem Band!

Funnest Group Costume Ever: The Electric Muppet Mayhem Band!

This Electric Muppet Mayhem Band costume was a very cool and cleverly made group costume. I decided I wanted to do this, but took it the extra mile. I added my own twist, as well as making four of the band members. I must admit, this took A LOT of time, patience and hot glue … Read more

Original Homemade Yip Yip Meets Monsters Inc. Costume

Original Homemade Yip Yip Meets Monsters Inc. Costume

So Halloween is my FAVORITE day of the year. I always start scowering the internet a year in advance for costumes ideas. I look for costumes that 1) catch my eye in some way and 2) are relatively easy to make, meaning I don’t need an engineering degree to figure out how to make my … Read more

Coolest Homemade Tardis Costume

Coolest Homemade Tardis Costume

I love Doctor Who, and my daughter and I have made a ritual out of watching it together on the nights her father works late. When Halloween came around this year I asked if I could try to make her a Doctor Who costume she would actually want to wear. Perhaps thinking that her mom … Read more