Coolest Variety Six-Pack Costume

Me and 5 of my close friends wanted to be a 6-pack of beer cans for Halloween, but we couldn’t agree on which beer to be, so we ended up deciding to be a “variety 6-pack”. We were Coors Light, Budweiser, Guinness, Fosters, Bud Light Lime, and Killian’s Irish Red. We sewed tube top dresses … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Kool Aid Man Costume

Homemade Baby Kool Aid Man Costume

Here’s our cool Kool Aid Man Costume! This year my husband has been laid off more than once and this month has really hit us hard, so unfortunately I did not have much money to work with this year, but thank goodness I am a craft maniac, I make my kids costumes every year, so … Read more

Coolest Five Hour Energy Drink Costume

Coolest Five Hour Energy Drink Costume

The costume idea was mine but my daughter helped in making it. I’m kind of known for living a life with the candle burning at both ends. Not much down time. A couple years ago I decided to try 5 Hour Energy drinks. I was drinking maybe 4 of them a week. A couple of … Read more

Coolest Hennessy and Coke Couple Costume

Coolest Hennessy and Coke Couple Costume

I made this couples costume with plant pots and a ornament cylinder container! I used spray paint and a printed picture for the label. You can print at any office store and glue on. The most difficult part was to make the small brand symbol at the curve of the bottle. Measuring arm holes and … Read more

Coolest Slurpee Costume

Coolest Slurpee Costume

Since we are a family of Slurpee junkies, what more fitting than a homemade Slurpee costume? Sure, anyone can purchase a ready made costume and put it on, but where is the originality in that? The hardest part was coming up with the best materials to bring it together. For the cup, it is 2 … Read more

The Coolest ICEE and Polar Bear Couple Costume

The Coolest ICEE and Polar Bear Couple Costume

We always get laughs when we wear this costume! It makes me happy to spread Halloween joy! Get an ICEE cup and straw for your beverage holder. The costume is realatively simple. The cup is a large platic punch bowl with the base cut out. The cylinder of the cup is made from foam shipping … Read more

The Adventures of Kool Aid Man

The Adventures of Kool Aid Man

Well it all began when i stumbled across a video of Kool Aid Man (KAM) running down the beach against a bottle of cola. Cola tripped and the victorious KAM basked in his glory as he won the race. I had a beach festival coming up in the next couple of weeks and I thought … Read more

Corona and Lime Handmade Couple Costume

Corona and Lime Handmade Couple Costume

This costume was thought of after a long couple of weeks searching the internet for something that we could be that would be creative, fun, and we could DIY. We used a lot of polyfil to stuff the lime and to create the beer foam on my dress. By the end of the night, the … Read more

Family Movie Night Snacks Costumes

Family Movie Night Snacks Costumes

I have very fond memories of my mom coming up with fun and creative last minute ideas for Halloween costumes for me when I was a kid. Like a lot of moms, she did it by using everyday stuff from around the house and out of our drawers and closets.  My mom wasn’t necessarily the … Read more

Creative Play on Words Bud Lightyear Costume

Creative Play on Words Bud Lightyear Costume

This Bud Lightyear costume was such an easy costume to make. I already had a Bud Light shirt that I cut, but you can just tape a Bud Light symbol onto your chest too. I bought Buzz Lightyear inflatable wings at a costume store for $10. I used purple and green duct tape, and at … Read more

Coolest Honeycrisp Shock Top Beer Costume

Coolest Honeycrisp Shock Top Beer Costume

I was drinking a honey-crisp beer and trying to decide what to be for Halloween. BAM! It hit me, I was going to create a Shock Top beer costume. I bought a blonde punk rock Mohawk wig and my mom helped me cut it to the right length and put fake wheat from Michaels on … Read more

Awesome Group Costume Idea: #ShareACoke

Awesome Group Costume Idea: #ShareACoke

Our group has been friends since we were in college. More than 15 years ago, we’d be the one giving out treats, now that we have our own kids, we go around the neighborhood trick or treating with them! :-) It has become our annual tradition to make our own group costume, which to our … Read more

Extreme Huge Kool-Aid Man Homemade Costume!

Extreme Huge Kool-Aid Man Homemade Costume!

OH YEAH! Everybody loves the Kool-Aid Man! I always wanted to make a life size costume version of the Kool-Aid Man and decided this year was the year! Growing up Kool-Aid was one of my favorite drinks and who didn’t like watching the commercials of Kool-Aid Man busting through walls everywhere he went! Here is … Read more

Cool Kool-Aid Man Costume for Toddlers

Cool Kool-Aid Man Costume for Toddlers

It was very difficult to come up with this idea!  I would have never came up with the idea myself, but I saw the idea for it online and as soon as I saw it, I knew it was the perfect costume for my son and we weren’t going to see another one while we … Read more

Award-Winning Beer Can and Popcorn Box Couple Costume

Award-Winning Beer Can and Popcorn Box Couple Costume

This Beer Can and Popcorn Box couple costume won us first place as “beer and popcorn”. Here’s how the costumes were made” Popcorn Box Costume This was an actual wearable popcorn box complete with a space on top for fresh popcorn. People loved it, eating popcorn from it as they danced the night away. It … Read more

Homemade Del’s Lemonade Costume

Homemade Del's Lemonade Costume

For those of you who have never had a Del’s lemonade or even heard of it let me explain.  Del’s lemonade is a frozen icee treat almost like an Italian shaved ice, but a million times better! The original flavor is lemon,  but now you can have it in a variety of flavors.  It is … Read more

Sexy Costume Idea: Bud Light Never Looked So Good!

Sexy Costume Idea: Bud Light Never Looked So Good!

For this Bud Light costume, wrap your body in plastic wrap from chest to mid thigh. Then wrap with blue duct tape. When being taped make sure you have enough space for your legs so you will be able to walk comfortably throughout the night. Then, add silver or gray tape on top and bottom … Read more

Coolest 7-Up Cool Spot Costume

Coolest 7-Up Cool Spot Costume

This year I went as the 7-Up Cool Spot.  It was one of my favorite costumes to make and one of the easiest. I have been hand making my costumes for the past 10 years. After the last Halloween party of the year, ideas for the following year are already flowing through my head. When … Read more

Last Minute Salty Margarita Costume

Last Minute Salty Margarita Costume

I LOVE Margarita\’s, simple as that and as a bartender I make a pretty mean one. So I figured why not be one for Halloween?!? Since I do not sew (not a darn thing) I was on a mission to find a green dress, I could have made it without sewing but that would take … Read more

Easy No-Sew DIY Kool-Aid Man Costume – OH YEAH!

Easy No-Sew DIY Kool-Aid Man Costume - OH YEAH!

Ok parents, what really pops into your head when you hear the word Halloween? For me it’s two things: Way too much candy for little tummies for starters followed closely by the dreaded inevitable costume dilemma. I am not talking about that red, fake  ‘blood’ that you absolutely cannot get out of their clothes on … Read more

Wine Bottle or Lady Gaga Liquorville on SNL Costume for a Woman

Wine Bottle or Lady Gaga Liquorville on SNL Costume for a Woman

We were trying to brainstorm an idea for our Annual Halloween party.  My husband and I love the NAPA and Sonoma Vineyards and collect wine. So we decided we should dress up like a wine bottle or something like that. I researched wine costumes and found some really tacky ones.  Upon further searching I found … Read more

Kool Aid Man Costume

Kool Aid Man Costume

Every family seems to have that one member who can never come up with a costume idea until the last minute.  Then when they finally come up with their idea (it is usually unique since they have been spending so much time thinking about it) they have no time to actually make it happen successfully. … Read more

Sexy Snakebite (Drink) Duck Tape Dress

Sexy Snakebite (Drink) Duck Tape Dress

Hey guys! I decided on trying the popular duct tape dress this year! I’ve seen them online before but never tried it myself. I didn’t wanna be the classic IPod, taco sause or Bud Light though so I started brainstorming. A snake bite is something I order frequently at the bar so I thought that … Read more

Fine Wines Couple Halloween Costumes

Fine Wines Couple Halloween Costumes

I recently moved from California to the beautiful Tuscany Italy and it was my first year celebrating halloween in another country. As an American, I obviously love dressing up for halloween and I also have so much fun making costumes that are surprising, creative, and homemade. Halloween is not really popular in Italy but a … Read more