Awesome Chef Salad Costume

Awesome Chef Salad Costume

Although it’s cute to see a little princess or cheerleader on Halloween Night prowling the neighborhoods collecting candy for her parents (let’s be honest), I want my daughter to stand out from the crowd. Each year I strive to create a costume for my young daughter that is truly one of a kind and that … Read more

Siracha Bottle Hot Sauce Costume

Siracha Bottle Hot Sauce Costume

To make this siracha bottle hot sauce costume, I bought siracha socks, a siracha shirt and a neon green beanie from Amazon for under $30. I had red shoes and shorts already. Shipping took 5 days. The costume took under a minute to put on and the reaction was that people who use siracha hot … 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

Coolest Sun Maid Bread Costume

Coolest Sun Maid Bread Costume

Before I begin to talk about my experience, I would like to say THANK YOU for YOUR great idea, its nice knowing there are people who enjoy this This COOL homemade costume came into effect when we had the chance to dress up for Halloween at the office. I absolutely wanted my costume to stand … 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

Adorable Baby Cupcake Costume

Adorable Baby Cupcake Costume

This costume turned out better than I imagined. The idea came from daddy. Right after Malia was born (in February) her daddy called her his cupcake and said she should be a cupcake for Halloween. I scoured the internet for ideas for a baby cupcake costume and just did not find one that I loved … 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

Coolest Starbucks Giant Cup 1st Place Costume

Coolest Starbucks Giant Cup 1st Place Costume

The idea for a Starbucks Drink Cup was brewed up last year. Every year when we win the local costume contest at a Recreational Center, on the drive home we brainstorm our next big winning idea. Although we knew we wanted to make a Starbucks cup, we didn’t actually start constructing it until the last … Read more

Ronald McDonald Costume

Ronald McDonald Costume

i was thinking what costume to wear for my 30th i wanted soething different had 2 be unique and unusual so i thought ooohhh thats it im gonna be ronald mcdonald looking online i realised just how much the costumes were and thought theres no way im paying that so i bought a yellow boiler … Read more

Totally Tasty In-N-Out Family

Totally Tasty In-N-Out Family

This is our completely homemade family costumes, except for the In-n-out hats! We have 2 1/2-year-old twin boys, so I wanted to have a coordinating costume for both of them, I decided on a hamburger and fries, because I love food!  Also they were milk and cookies last year, so we continued the food theme … 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

Cute Sno-Cone Costume

Cute Sno-Cone Costume

We made this costume two hours before trick or treat so it is easy and adorable. My daughter is a snow-cone. We used white flannel fabric and cut it into triangles. We used stick on red letters and sticker snowflakes for the front and back. We used a clown wig and painted her face to … Read more

Easy Popcorn Bucket Costume

Easy Popcorn Bucket Costume

My daughter loves eating popcorn at the movies, so I started looking for a way to make a popcorn bucket for her to wear as a Halloween costume. I used a garbage can, cut the bottom off, a hole in each side for the arms and a hole in the lid for the head. Used … Read more

Trenta Pumpkin Spice Latte Costume

Trenta Pumpkin Spice Latte Costume

I am wearing the costume. I got the inspiration from all the ladies that love Starbucks. I made the costume by buying a 32 gallon trash can, white spray paint, pool noodle, and some poster board. I already had the helmet, cardboard, and zip ties. I cut out the bottom of the trash can then … Read more

DIY Pink Cotton Candy Costume

DIY Pink Cotton Candy Costume

This year, I wanted to dress as something pink, poofy, and sparkly for Halloween. Upon brainstorming, I came up with the perfect idea for a costume: cotton candy! I knew it would be fun to make, and it would be creative because cotton candy is definitely not a common Halloween costume. The base of the … 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

Starbuck’s Latte Coffee Cup Costume

Starbuck's Latte Coffee Cup Costume

I (Lisa) am wearing the costume I made this year! I made it because it is my favorite Starbuck’s drink. I made this costume completely by hand and sewing machine. I made it out of Fleece material that looks like it has caramel sauce in it, sewn around two different size embroidery hoops, larger at … Read more

Ichiban Noodle Soup Costume

Ichiban Noodel Soup Costume

ICHI-BAN(G) IN 3 MIN! Soooo…a lot of us moved from here to there, went overseas, and frequently buy from asian markets.  ICHIBAN or ICHI-BANG (what I called it growing up) is the instant noodle soup that we all love better than TOP RAMEN! POSTER BOARD ACRYLIC PAINT(WALMART OR CRAFT STORE) PINK WIG-GEISHA STYLED, METAL CHOP … 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

Hooray for the Sushi Tray Costume

Hooray for the Sushi Tray Costume

This Sushi Tray costume was worn by my eldest son.  My son loves to draw and one of his favorite subjects to draw is food. Not just ordinary food but food beings. He gives these culinary creatures a face, arms and legs and has them doing various activities, like dancing, running, and playing. While we … Read more

Sweet Caramel Frappuccino Cup Costume

Sweet Caramel Frappuccino Cup Costume

My 4 year old daughter is wearing this cute little Starbucks costume. How did I come up with the idea you may ask? Well, I’m currently on a diet and not allowed to drink any drinks from Starbucks. That really hurts. ;-) One day while passing Starbucks on my way to work it came to … Read more

Cotton Candy Couple Costume

Cotton Candy Couple Costume

My best friend and I are really into making our own costumes. We save ideas in our phones all year. This cotton candy couple costume idea came to us at a Red Sox game. We purchased an over-sized tube top that worked as a dress (we’re both 5 feet tall) and then bought cotton stuffing, … Read more

Homemade Nerds Candy Costume

Homemade Nerds Candy Costume

The costume I made was for my 2 year old daughter Ari whom I call my lil’ “nerd.” :) I came up with the idea because I wanted something different, something “outside the box” that not many children wear during Halloween and it had to be cheap and made from a diaper box which was … Read more

Homemade DIY Starbucks Drink Costume

Homemade DIY Starbucks Drink Costume

I made this homemade DIY Starbucks drink costume for my 10 year old daughter Alayna. She asked to be a Starbucks drink for Halloween this year. We started off by googling Starbucks drink cups and costumes that were DIY made by other people. We then went to the dollar store to gather more ideas. We … Read more