Coolest DIY Mr. Potato Head Group Costume

Potato Head Group Costume

My wife had the idea to be a family of Mr. Potato Heads for Halloween for a few years now, and we finally did it. So here comes the Mr. Potato Head Family – with interchangeable parts of course. Like most of our costumes, the potatoes started as solid models on the computer.  It was … Read more

Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costume

Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costume

The idea for this costume was inspired by both Pixar and the original Potato Head toys. Inspiration also came from coming up with themed Halloween house parties we would host in the past with our friends where we would always have a specific theme for everyone to be a part of. This year several of … Read more

Awesome Life-Sized Mr. Potato Head Costume

Awesome Life-Sized Mr. Potato Head Costume

My son wanted a costume that he could be “hidden” in. We saw a different Mr. Potato Head costume and he loved the idea. I purchased a yoga exercise ball on Craigslist to use for the body and inflated a punching balloon for the head. I taped them together and then Saran Wrapped them together, making … Read more

Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Homemade Couple Costume

Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costume

This is our family trick-or-treat – for the local food pantry every year to help out those families in need (we have been doing this for many years). Each year I come up with a new theme and then I hand sew each of the costumes we wear because its just another way of saying thank … Read more

Coolest Interactive Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes

Coolest Interactive Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes

This year, we chose to create Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head costumes with the added fun of making them interactive. This is how we created the Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes: Make potato shapes with brown material mounted on batting (we spray mounted micro suede to it!). All the parts were made of felt, … Read more

Fully Functional Mr. Potato Head Costume

Fully Functional Mr. Potato Head Costume

We’ve over the years amassed a pretty large collection of Potato Head parts which our youngest daughter loves to play with so we thought it would be neat to make her a Mr. Potato Head costume for Halloween.  Of course what’s the point of having a giant Mr. Potato head if you can’t play with … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Halloween Costume

My mother in law actually made these costumes. She started with the egg crate type foam you use on top of a mattress. She cut it into a generic potat

My mother in law actually made this Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head couple Halloween costume. She started with the egg crate type foam you use on top of a mattress. She cut it into a generic potato shape. One side was hot glued shut and the other had Velcro hot glued on each side so … Read more

Cool Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes with Movable Parts

Cool Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes with Movable Parts

I made these cool Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head costumes with movable parts for my hubby and I two years ago. The potato body is felt and a draw string bottom which allowed us to stuff and pull tight to close. The parts are felt and stuffed like small pillows with Velcro on the back … Read more

Classy Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes

I love making unique Halloween costumes for our annual costume bash. Hosting the party makes me want to be different and not have a costume that some

I love making unique Halloween costumes for our annual costume bash. Hosting the party makes me want to be different and not have a costume that someone may show up in. It was a little challenging at first , trying to figure out what to use.  Mr and Mrs Potato Head were fun to make and … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs Potato Head Couple Costume

So to start the costumes I went to  the store and got 2 of the gym work out balls. I then taped the smaller ball on top of the larger ball and c

So to start the Mr. and Mrs Potato Head Couple Costume I went to  the store and got 2 of the gym work out balls. I then taped the smaller ball on top of the larger ball and covered both with garbage bags. I then made a paper mache mix and got some newspapers. I then … Read more

Perfect Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costume

My boyfriend and I wanted to be Mr. and Mrs. Potato head so badly but all the costumes out there were just "slip on over the head" costumes with th

My boyfriend and I wanted to be Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head so badly but all the costumes out there were just “slip on over the head” costumes with their faces on them. We wanted something better! That’s when we came up with the idea of making outfits out of actual potato sacks. We measured ourselves … Read more

Cool Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costume

Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costume

Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head couple costumes, all created by using fabric, felt, and some construction paper. For Mr. Potato Head: the hat can really be any type of black hat. I didn’t own one at the time, so we had to make one out of construction paper. The fabric used to make the … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head DIY Halloween Costume

Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head DIY Halloween Costume

Having seen pictures of Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head DIY costumes on this site, I decided to give it a try. I used about 2 1/2 yards brown felt for the bodies and various colored felt squares for the parts. I sewed the top and sides of the bodies and then used Velcro to secure … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mrs. Potato Head Costume

Coolest Homemade Mrs. Potato Head Costume

For Halloween I wanted to create a costume that would be unique and interactive. Thinking back to my favorite childhood toys a Mrs. Potato Head costume seemed like the perfect idea! After digging up my old figurine the costume took about 2 hours to make. The inside structure is a pop up laundry hamper and … Read more

Coolest DIY Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes

Homemade DIY Little Bo Peep Halloween Costume

This DIY Little Bo Peep Halloween Costume was VERY simple to make! All we used for the body was panels of cut cardboard (4 in a potato-like shape and 4 for the side panels) and various colors of felt for the body details. We wore white long sleeve shirts and bought two cheap pairs of … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Halloween Costume

Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Halloween Costume

Every year I vow to my daughter and her best friend that I will not be helping them with their annual Halloween obsession, the making of the ‘Best Halloween costume in town’. They have been enjoying Halloween together since they were little and went to the same day care. The discussion of different possibilities starts … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head DIY Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head DIY Halloween Costume Idea

For Halloween 2010 my boyfriend and I wanted to be something as a couple, but something original. I was excited when he agreed to my Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head DIY Halloween Costume! I made the entire costumes and purchased some of the accessories. The first step was purchasing the material. From the fabric/craft store … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costumes

Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costumes

So here is our photo of us dressed up in our Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Couple Costumes. The body and the pieces were made from thick card and the kids were up really late colouring in all the pieces. The pieces were actually attached with Velcro, so you can move them around, which was … Read more

Coolest Mr. Potato Head Toddler Costume

Mr Potato Head Costume

My son was two and was crazy about his Potato head, so we decided that he would have a Mr. Potato Head costume for Halloween. I just took brown cotton fabric and made a big sleeve with it and gathered it at the top and bottom and put elastic. I used foam and card board … Read more

Cool Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes

Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes

My husband and I decided to go as Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head to our friends Disney party. Your site helped tremendously with ideas and how-to from others who made awesome Homemade Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costumes. I bought felt and cotton lining for the bodies, cut out a potato shape and sewed the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Potato Head Costumes

Homemade Potato Head Costumes

We always dress up as a family with a theme on Halloween and it’s always a secret. Last year we chose the Potato Heads. It was a great idea and fairly simple as long as you allow enough time to complete the details. Because our heads were covered, people had to guess who we were! … Read more