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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Cool Family Halloween Costume Idea: Root Beer Float

Cool Family Halloween Costume Idea: Root Beer Float

I’ve been making my own costumes for years now and it’s one of the things I look forward to during Halloween. Each year I spend a great deal of time thinking of costume ideas and how to execute it. I almost decided to pass on making any this year because my husband and I just … Read more

Koolest Kool Aid Man Costume

Koolest Kool Aid Man Costume

Ohh yeeahhh! Behold the koolest Halloween costume ever built, Kool Aid Man! I initially looked online to buy one but I couldn’t find it anywhere. So I had to resort to Plan B, build it. So here you have it. Here’s how I made it. Materials used: Hula Hoops Cardboard zip ties tape foam spray … Read more

Homemade IRN BRU Can Costume

Homemade IRN BRU Can Costume

We made the can from chicken wire and then a couple of layers of paper mache, then painted on the colours, and then printed letters out on the computer. Secured straps inside to make it easier to carry and cut a hole for Jacks head to pop through. He was really funny waddling around the … Read more

Soda Pop Halloween Costumes for Poppin’ Gals

Soda Pop Halloween Costumes for Poppin' Gals

Weeks before Halloween, my best friend and I were pondering costume ideas because we had a huge costume party to attend. After long hours roaming boards on Pinterest and gaining inspiration, I came up with the idea of Soda Cans. We went to the store to find colored dresses before we decided on what flavor … Read more

Cool Duct-Tape Four Loko Girl Group Costume

Cool Duct-Tape Four Loko Girl Group Costume

My roommates and I were trying to figure out a cheap costume for Halloween. We decided to do duct tape dresses and thought it be funny to do four locos. So we bought different color duct tape and got to wrapping, which was the hard part. After we were all taped up, we cut ourselves … Read more

Coolest Kool Aid Man Costume

Coolest Kool Aid Man Costume

As an unemployed engineer, I had some free time to spend working on making a great Halloween costume. My wife came up with the idea shortly after Halloween 2010, when we dressed as Pacman and Ms. PacMan. We tried to come up with another character that is hardly ever seen as a costume, and is … Read more

The Pepsi and Coke Can Duo Couple Costume

The Pepsi and Coke Can Duo Couple Costume

I bought a red and blue waste disposal bin from the internet two days before our fancy dress night out. I got my jigsaw out and turned the bins upside down and started to cut a hole for our heads. Next, I guessed the arm places and cut roughly a hole on either side. I … Read more

Coolest Last-Minute SunDrop Commercial Girl Costume

We crack up when ever we see the sundrop citrus drink commercial with the girl dancing to drop it like it\'s hot. so this halloween when thinking a

We crack up when ever we see the Sundrop citrus drink commercial with the girl dancing to drop it like it’s hot. So this Halloween when thinking about what my daughter could be for Halloween (something simple) the commercial came on and she started mimicking it. So the decision was made, a SunDrop commercial girl … Read more

Creative Homemade AriZona Iced Tea Costume

For his love of Arizona Iced Tea, my 12-year old son decides he'd like to be just that for Halloween!  So, my creative wheels started turning a

For his love of Arizona Iced Tea, my 12-year old son decides he’d like to be just that for Halloween! So, my creative wheels started turning and I dived into this project of make an Arizona iced tea costume: using a hula hoop and a shower curtain as my main parts! I wasn’t sure how … Read more

Coolest Girls Group Vitamin Water Costume

So for halloween my friends and I made vitamin water label dresses all out of duct tape.  We all chose different colors and different flavors. &

For Halloween my friends and I made a girls group Vitamin Water costume all out of duct tape. We all chose different colors and different flavors. We cut out each individual letter for the VITAMIN WATER label and then we printed out the “nutrition facts” on our backs. We wrote all sorts of silly stuff. … Read more

Coolest Homemade SunDrop Girl Halloween Costume

The sun drop girl costume DIY!Neon Tshirt jean shortsleggingshigh socks (I used my volleyball socks)boots/sneakersred pre wrappa

The sun drop girl costume DIY! Neon Tshirt jean shorts leggings high socks (I used my volleyball socks) boots/sneakers red pre wrap paper, markers, scissors, tape, glitter I made this costume simply by clothing I already had. My sister and I took yellow computer paper and cut out yellow drops that said the sun drops … Read more

Great Crown and Sprite Halloween Couples Costume

I wanted to dress up with my boston terrier for halloween. Her name is Lola and she pretty much goes wherever I go so I knew we had to do a couple co

I wanted to dress up with my Boston terrier for Halloween. Her name is Lola and she pretty much goes wherever I go so I knew we had to do a couple costume. I just couldn’t figure out what I wanted us to be. Then one night out I was drinking a crown and sprite … Read more

The Pop Can Clan Group Costume

The Pop Can Clan was made in 2011 by myself; Kaela. Our highschool was holding their annual Halloween Costume Fashion Show, and I wanted to make my f

The Pop Can Clan group costume was made in 2011 by myself; Kaela. Our high school was holding their annual Halloween Costume Fashion Show, and I wanted to make my friends and I something that would not only win, but be remembered by classmates and friends for being super creative and home-made! When we decided … Read more