Coolest Kid’s Pac Man and Ghost Costumes

These 4 Kid’s Pac Man and Ghost Costumes were made with old bed sheets, an old pair of jeans, felt, some cardboard “frames” and a couple of different types of tape: packing tape and heavy-duty double-sided tape. Nothing was measured; they were all just sized on each child. The total cost of this group costume … Read more

Awesome DIY Sackboy from Little Big Planet Costume

Benjamins d.i.y. Sackboy from Little Big Planet Costume

I love my nephews so when Benjamin told me that he wanted to be Sackboy from the Little Big Planet video game, I decided to try my hand at costume making. I’ve never tried making clothes or crafts, I always left that to my sister Jackie. But my nephew asked so I had to try … Read more

Coolest Lord Ghirahim Costume from the Legend of Zelda

ghirahim costume

This Lord Ghirahim costume is one of my my favorites because I didn’t think it would turn out as good as it did. Ghirahim Costume Base The white body suit is a plain white zentai suit that had a full head and hands, it was $20 on eBay.  I cut the body suit to match … Read more

Coolest Homemade Midna Helmet Costume From The Legend of Zelda

midna helmet costume

I did not make the Zentai costume, this is commercially made, and I found it on eBay. I made the Midna helmet costume, hair and ears. Midna Helmet Costume Instructions The helmet is made from a camping sleep pad from WalMart.  They cost about $10.  Its blue foam in a roll about 6 feet long and 3 … Read more

Cool Homemade Scorpion Mortal Kombat Halloween Costume

mortal kombat halloween costume

So my 8 year old Gavin is an avid gamer and decided he just had to be his favorite character Scorpion for a Mortal Kombat Halloween costume. Me, a bit intimidated by the elaborate get up worn by the character, decided I’d give it a shot. DIY Mortal Kombat Halloween Costume Creation The Tabard First thing … Read more

Cool Homemade World of Warcraft Costume

Cool Homemade World of Warcraft Costume

Creating the Tier 2 Wrath Costume For the Tier 2 Wrath costume from World of Warcraft, I started with the iconic helmet. When making this helmet I covered the persons head with aluminium foil. Then covered the aluminium foil with duct tape to get a correct sizing of the head. I Then used a  marker to mark a … Read more

Sexy Red Angry Bird Costume

Sexy Red Angry Bird Costume

This costume was very easy. I used a red tutu I bought for $10 and sewed in a couple of red feathers. I took a Reindeer hair piece from the $99 Cent Store and cut off one antler and glued instead three feathers.I used a white bra, cut 2 felt black pieces for eyebrows and … Read more

Awesome and Easy Toad and Toadette Costume

Awesome and Easy Toad and Toadette Costume

Hi,  I started making a blue toad from Super Mario for my son to attend a family and friends Xmas costume party, but in the process he changed his mind and wanted to be ‘Steve’ from Minecraft so toad was passed to hubby. I wanted us to be a couple, so made myself a Toadette … Read more

Dirt Bike Gear Becomes Halo Master Chief Armor

Dirt Bike Gear Becomes Halo Master Chief Armor

I didn’t want to spend 800+ dollars for a master chief costume and I didn’t have that kind of money because I’m 17 but I also didn’t want one that was cheap and didn’t look like the chief at all, so I made my own. It took me about a month to complete it and … Read more

Assassin’s Creed 2 Ezio Auditore Costume

Assassin's Creed 2 Ezio Auditore Costume

This Ezio Auditore costume was inspired by an Assasin from the mid 1400’s (during the Renaissance) who is featured in the video game Assassin’s Creed 2. The base outfit cost $95.00 but I spent another $170.00 on the accessories. Ezio Auditore Costume Pieces The base outfit includes pants, a white button shirt, a long grey … Read more

Armored Elf Mage Costume

Armored Elf Mage Costume

Being a gamer and a fantasy lover, I always dreamt of being an Elf warrior. Head to toe in armor, vicious yet beautiful, the striking features of these mystical creatures captured my imagination from very young. Snoring through my Facebook timeline, reading the usual drama and mundane of people’s existence, I came up one a … Read more

5 Nights at Freddy’s Springtrap Costume

5 Nights at Freddy's Springtrap Costume

Every year starting in September I’ll start asking my boys what they’d like to be for Halloween. The standard answer is usually something like Mario or a Ninja. But this year’s answer was the one I’d been waiting for…”Dad I want to be Springtrap”. Awesome let’s get to work! The costume was made using 1” … Read more

Adorable LittleBigPlanet Sackboy Costume

Adorable LittleBigPlanet Sackboy Costume

My nephew decided that he wanted to be Sackboy, the adorable Playstation creation. I started with an upside down laundry basket, and an extra large cable knit sweater from the local Goodwill store. Next came a lot, and I mean a lot of burning hot glue. The new hot glue gun I bought had a … Read more

13-Year Old Creates Bonnie Costume On Her Own

13-Year Old Creates Bonnie Costume On Her Own

My daughter Maya Mayne is wearing the costume and made it completely by herself. She did everything herself except pay for what she needed. I paid for the materials, which cost about $150. I also want to inform you that she is 13 years old. All the information seen below was written by her (steps, … Read more

Wheelchair Pacman and Family of Ghosts Halloween Costumes

Wheelchair Pacman and Family of Ghosts Halloween Costumes

My son, a wheelchair user, wanted to be PacMan, so the idea evolved into a family costume theme since PacMan needs ghosts!  I (mom) made the costumes 100% from scratch.  It was a challenge to get PacMan to sit above the wheels of the chair and just right enough for my son to see in … Read more

Pacman Arcade Stroller Costume

Pacman Arcade Stroller Costume

My 8 month old son was the inspiration. I knew he would be in the stoller the entire night, therefore I wanted his costume to be part of his costume. I started with an large size U-haul box, that fit perfectly over the stroller. I then drew where to cut out the box to make … Read more

Mario Kart Group Costume

Mario Kart Group Costume

my husband and i started near two months before halloween. fisrt off, i have always wanted to do a mario kart theme for halloween, the game is a favorite. we started with four characters and grew to nine mario karters. the building process was long, the spray foam we found easiest to shape then applied … Read more

Cool DIY Mortal Kombat Costume

Cool DIY Mortal Kombat Costume

  My wife and kids gave a guil;t trip about how I never go trick or treating with them. “Instead of doing your Holloween display (which made 12 news in AZ by the way) you are going to take a break and go out with us this year!”, my wife said. “ok, but I get to … Read more

Pyramid Head and Claudia Wolf Couple Costume

Pyramid Head and Claudia Wolf Couple Costume

Our love for horror movies took us to the top of the genre! Pyramid head & Claudia Wolf from “Silent Hill 2″ are impressive monsters and posed a challenge for this years creation. scaring children is so “yesterday”, we wanted to scare full grown adults! my name is Chad, and i am wearing pyramid head … Read more

Mini Link from Zelda DIY Costume

Mini Link from Zelda DIY Costume

My son is a huge Zelda video game fan, so when he wanted to go as Link from the game I couldn’t say no!  I am not a seamstress so we got some help from his Aunt to make some of the items for this mini Link from Zelda DIY costume. We started off by … Read more

Mario Cart and Princess Peach Couple Costume

Mario Cart and Princess Peach Couple Costume

We came up with this Mario Cart and Princess Peach couple costume idea a week before we needed it. We only had 6 days to draw it out and start working.  We spent every night after work spray painting, gluing, running to the store, pinning, running back to the store and panicking. We created spinning … Read more

Homemade Fallout 3 Power Armor Costume

Homemade Fallout 3 Power Armor Costume

My 14 year old son Drake loves the game fallout and with fallout 4 coming out this year, he said we wanted to go as a brotherhood of steel. So I had him scour his room for parts that we might use and we determined an old clone trooper helmet he had might do the … Read more

Nightmare FNAF Foxy Costume

Nightmare FNAF Foxy Costume

My 9 year old son has been obsessed with the Five Nights at Freddy’s game for a while now, so naturally he has been begging his dad to make him a FNAF Foxy costume for Halloween. It took a while to make, since everything (including the head) is made from foam and hard foam materials. And it … Read more