Unique Ice Cream Push-Up Costume!

Unique Ice Cream Push-Up Costume!

I was looking for something simple and cheap.  I was thinking of something round, like a can or something. Then remembered that my son loves push-ups so that was it.  I purchased two 50 cent poster board at the dollar store.  Then found the pale orange vinyl tablecloth at Hobby Lobby for the ice cream … Read more

Ice Cream Peddler Costume

Ice Cream Peddler Costume

This costume was a GIANT hit! It was easy, cheap, unique and super fun to make. I used real ice cream cones with a coat of white glue inside to strengthen them. Styrofoam balls glued on top as the ice cream, coated with light weight spackle and painted to look like various flavors (added better, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Chunky Monkey Costume

Coolest Homemade Chunky Monkey Costume

Part 1 – Spoon Hat and Ice Cream: To begin making my Chunky Monkey costume, I found a hoodie hat at the thrift store and covered it with silver fabric that I had on hand. I created the spoon handle with silver fabric, foam, and a wire hanger. I made the ice cream poncho from … Read more

My Milkshake Brings All the Boys to the Yard Costume

My Milkshake Brings All the Boys to the Yard Costume

This year, I really wanted to go all out and come up with a super original costume that no one else would have. The only way to do that was to make something myself. I was struggling all month and could not think of any ideas worthy for me to attempt. I turned to my … Read more

Sexy Dippin Dots Costume for Women

Sexy Dippin Dots Costume for Women

So who doesn’t love Dippin Dots? This Dippin Dots costume was challenging to make but overall I got a lot of positive feedback! People loved it! A lot of people thought I was a gumball machine or Ping-Pong balls! Oh well!  I was really excited to make this costume because it hasn’t really been done … 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

Vintage Good Humor Couple Costume: Ice Cream Man Ice Cream Cone

Vintage Good Humor Couple Costume: Ice Cream Man Ice Cream Cone

This Ice Cream Man Ice Cream Cone costume was inspired by the fact that we live just down the street from our real-life neighborhood ice cream man. My children are endlessly fascinated by him and they squeal with delight when the hear the happy music of his truck (which, incidentally, is not really a truck but … Read more

Homemade Ice Cream Man Costume for under 10 Dollars!

First I use glue sticks to make a square ,shaped it into a cone painted it added some maggots that I made with hot glue.Glue ice cream cones with mel

First I used glue sticks to make a square for my  Ice Cream Man Costume. I shaped it into a cone, painted it, added some maggots that I made with hot glue. Glue ice cream cones with melted looking ice cream onto clothes. Sprinkles were glued on face with eyelashes glue. Use eyeshadow makeup for … Read more

Mommy’s Favorite Preggo Cravings Family Halloween Costumes

With this being the last time I would be pregnant at Halloween, I wanted to take advantage of my growing Belly & encorporate it into the costume

With this being the last time I would be pregnant at Halloween, I wanted to take advantage of my growing belly and incorporate it into the costume somehow. When my oldest said he wanted to be a pickle, it clicked. He could be the pickles, my youngest, the chubby hubby ice cream and we’d have … Read more

Last-Minute Homemade Paltero (Ice Cream Man) Costume

My 9-year son has been obsessed with Ice Cream for the past few years now.  So of course when I asked him what he wants to b

My 9-year son has been obsessed with ice cream for the past few years now.  So of course when I asked him what he wants to be for Halloween he said “ICE CREAM MAN”.  He loves ice cream (not that he gets to eat a lot of it) but since making an Ice Cream Truck would be way … Read more

Fun Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume with Jimmies!

What you will need
1- white cotton sheet or fabric (thrift store, walmart, fabric store)
2- smaller piece of colored fabric (use old colored t

This is what you will need to make your fun homemade Ice Cream Cone costume with Jimmies:  white cotton sheet or fabric (thrift store, Walmart, fabric store)  smaller piece of colored fabric (use old colored t-shirts, scrap packs from a fabric store, or small sections from fabric store rolls) white thread tan skirt (or sew your … Read more

Coolest Ice Cream Halloween Costume

Homemade Ice Cream Halloween Costume

MMM. I love ice-cream, don’t you? What could be better then than becoming an ice-cream cone? Materials: -Garbage can -Candies or other brightly colored small objects -A red ball or other item that resembles a cherry -Batting -A hat to build off of Start with the garbage can. All you need is brown colored fabric … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ben and Jerry’s Banana Split Wheelchair Costume

Homemade Ben and Jerry's Banana Split Wheelchair Costume

The college where Grandma worked got all new Gateway computers and Grandma wondered if we could use the cool cow motif boxes for Halloween somehow. That got us thinking… Years ago we read a suggestion in Exceptional Parent magazine to incorporate the wheelchair into the Halloween costume. Obviously, we needed to figure something with cows … Read more

Cool Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume

Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume

I decided to make my own costume, I really wanted to be something cute and sexy, so I decided on a Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume. Everything was made by hand, and sewn. Two silk material pieces of pink and brown, we inserted elastic in them and stuffed it with tulle. The bottom was a … Read more

Ice Cream Children Costume

(This children costume is supposed to be worn by suspenders and should come to thigh height on a nine year old child but the model in the photo is only three years old so he is not tall enough to give a true view of how it will be worn). Ice Cream Sundae Materials: Lots … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume

Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume

I made this Homemade Ice Cream Cone Costume for my twins, and got rave reviews! I made the whole costume first out of free fabric I had around the house (Old sheets work well). When I knew exactly what I wanted to do, I bought fabric and made it over. $12 of supplies made two … Read more

Ice Cream Children Costume

For the making of this children costume you will need two large sheets of cardboard, the same size (like the box that a new refrigerator or other large item may be shipped in), Styrofoam pieces, hot glue and gun box, cutter, sharp scissors, pencil or marker, measuring tape, about three yards brown flannel or similar … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dippin’ Dots Halloween Costume14

Homemade Dippin' Dots Halloween Costume

I was looking on the “Coolest Homemade Costumes” site for ideas and came across a child dressed up as Dunkin Donut’s Munchkins! The costume reminded me of one of my favorite foods, Dippin’ Dots!! This led to the making of my Homemade Dippin’ Dots Halloween Costume! First I bought a party tub (from a party … Read more

Ice Cream Children Costume

To start off with this homemade children costume, I had a plastic bucket that I zig sawed out the bottom. Spray painted the whole outside. Then my son and I painted the outside the best that we could. My son painted the cows on the back. The top is made out of cardboard and tape. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Blue Bell Ice Cream Costume

Homemade Blue Bell Ice Cream Costume

My husband and I were trying to come up with costumes for a costume party and were debating between a Rubik’s cube or Blue Bell Ice Cream. The more we thought about it, we ended up deciding to go with a homemade Blue Bell Ice Cream costume because it was unique and we were coming … Read more

Ice Cream Cone Children Costume

The idea for this homemade children costume came from my daughter – she decided what she wanted to be and I made her costume. In order to keep the weight to a minimum I made the ‘scoop’ out of paper mace and covered it with fabric that had a watercolor-like pattern that I thought looked … Read more