Original Homemade Halloween Costume: Ms. Pacman Comes Alive!

Original Homemade Halloween Costume: Ms. Pacman Comes Alive!

This Ms. Pacman Comes Alive costume was SUCH a fun costume! I’ve never made a homemade costume before, so thought I’d tackle something new. It was a HUGE hit! Had so many compliments on it. The Basic Steps: Find some large pieces of cardboard. To make the circles, we tied a nail onto a string, and … Read more

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

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

Coolest Mrs. Pac-Man Costume

Coolest Mrs. Pac-Man Costume

I made this Mrs. Pac-Man costume the year I wanted a family friendly, yet fun costume to wear to both a kids’ Halloween party and my friend’s adult party. I thought about what my favorite things from my childhood were and looked online for inspiration. I found many Pac-Man costumes, but thought it would be … Read more

Cool and Realistic Arcade Games Group Theme

Cool and Realistic Arcade Games Group Theme

My friends and I do a group theme every year and this year we settled on going as an arcade. These costumes took about 20-30 hours apiece and were well worth the time and effort! We won two costume contests and had a lot of fun. All the costumes are made from dollar store foam … Read more

Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume

Playable Pacman Arcade Game Costume

This costume is actually playable! It is just made of cardboard and hot glue with a mini battery powered projector, a mirror, and a plug and play Pacman game. We went to a trunk or treat in town for our test drive. Once it got dark enough outside for the screen to be visible, it … Read more

Our Homemade Pacman Famliy Costumes

Our Homemade Pacman Famliy Costumes

This was an idea my husband and I have had for a few years now. Making our costumes has become a tradition for us every year and our friends and family are always excited to see what we’ve come up with. Usually we only create costumes for our 2 boys. We had our other 2 … Read more

Coolest Stroller Costume Idea: Baby Pac Man Arcade

Coolest Stroller Costume Idea: Baby Pac Man Arcade

We couldn’t think of a costume for our 5 month old. I seen a lot of stroller costumes and the idea of a Pacman arcade game dawned on me. I actually thought it would be more difficult than it was. My husband cut the shape out of a regular cardboard box and it fit perfectly … Read more

Inexpensive Homemade Pac Man Costume

Inexpensive Homemade Pac Man Costume

My son wanted to be pacman. I am quite a perfectist and searched for the best way to make him look like a video game icon. I decided I wanted his head to be pacman and the body would be the game board. Wanted it to be a simplified version but cute. Several items flowed … Read more

Want a Fun and Easy Homemade Costume? Be Pac-Man!

Want a Fun and Easy Homemade Costume? Be Pac-Man!

This costume was fairly easy to make, and didn’t take a lot of time or money. The response to this costume was fantastic! Both young kids and parents recognized the character, and were happy to shout “PacMan!” even from across the street when we went trick-or-treating on Halloween. At school, one girl in his class … Read more

Quick and Easy Pac-Man and Pinkie Couple’s Costume

Quick and Easy Pac-Man and Pinkie Couple's Costume

My original idea fell through and it was two days to Halloween.  I scoured the internet for ideas and Pacman and Pinky seemed like a great choice with the supplies I had.  Thankfully, they worked out well and the kiddos at our trunk-or-treat loved the costumes.  I kept hearing, “How can they see me?” Supplies: … Read more