Coolest DIY Nintendo Gameboy Costume

This is one of my DIY costume, I made this one with an old TV box and some paint in one day ! great success but boring to wear all the night long
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This DIY Nintendo Gameboy Costume is one of my DIY costumes. I made this one with an old TV box and some paint in one day ! Great success but boring to wear all the night long.

Unique Troll Couple Costume

This costume was fun to make and more fun to watch people\'s reaction as we entered the party. My best friend had won first place in costume contes

This unique Troll Couple costume was fun to make and more fun to watch people’s reaction as we entered the party. My best friend had won first place in costume contest the previous year in our homemade Thing 1 and Thing 2 costumes so we had to one up ourselves. We wanted something fun, something … Read more

Cheap and Simple Play-Doh Couple Costume

We had two big halloween parties to attend and wanted different costumes for both parties... but we didnt want to spend a lot of money. Super cheap a

We had two big Halloween parties to attend and wanted different costumes for both parties but we didn’t want to spend a lot of money. So we made this cheap and simple Play-Doh couple costume! I “borrowed” two yellow farm buckets from my uncle, cut two arm holes and a head hole, adjust to fit … Read more

Coolest Hungry Hungry Hip-Hop Hippos Group Costume

Me and my friends came up the idea for Halloween last year. It was a great success. We each ordered Adidas fire bird style track suits and old school

My friends and I came up with the idea of a Hungry Hungry Hip-Hop Hippos group costume for Halloween last year. It was a great success. We each ordered Adidas fire bird style track suits and old school Adidas shoes matching our suits. We made the helmets out of safety helmets with hinges for face shields … Read more

Coolest Zombie LEGO Minifigure Costume

This was made for the pop culture convention, Supanova in Perth, Australia in 2011.I used cardboard for the torso and legs, resin/fibreglass to mak

This  Zombie LEGO Minifigure Costume was made for the pop culture convention, Supanova in Perth, Australia in 2011. I used cardboard for the torso and legs, resin/fiberglass to make the structure strong, foam for padding insides and arms, straps with Velcro inside the legs to strap the LEGO legs in place, old fly wire for the … Read more

Coolest Play-Doh Group Costume

We wore these Playdoh costumes to the Rugby Sevens 2011 in Wellington, New Zealand which is a huge dress up event that 40,000 people in costumes go t

We wore these Playdoh costumes to the Rugby Sevens 2011 in Wellington, New Zealand which is a huge dress up event that 40,000 people in costumes go to. It is very hard to have an original costume but this Play-Doh Group Costume did the trick. These costumes were easy to make and took us about … Read more

Coolest Ninjago Costume

My son loves Ninjago, more specifically Kai. So, when I asked him what he wanted to be for Halloween, of course, it was Kai.
We have a pretty big Ha

My son loves Ninjago, more specifically Kai. So, when I asked him what he wanted to be for Halloween, of course, it was Kai. We have a pretty big Halloween costume contest every year at our local YMCA so I thought of making a good costume for my son and also give him a chance … Read more

Coolest Mr., Mrs. and Kids Potato Heads Costumes

Every year we(I) make our own costumes, I think they are the best and people always stop to take pictures.Last year I decided we should be potato hea

Every year we (I) make our own costumes, I think they are the best and people always stop to take pictures. Last year I decided we should be Potato Heads. These Mr., Mrs. and kids Potato Heads costumes were very easy to make but time consuming. I got us all brown fabric  for the body (which … Read more

Coolest Optimus Prime Costume

After my kidneys failed and I had to go on dialysis I had an operation to put a tube into my abdomen so that I could do dialysis on a machine at home

After my kidneys failed and I had to go on dialysis, I had an operation to put a tube into my abdomen so that I could do dialysis on a machine at home. Whilst coming round from the operation and doped up on anesthetic I texted my friend to tell him I had an idea … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Costume

As usual, my ideas always start with this website. Then, I just twerk the idea to work for me and my daughter!
I had my mother-in-law make the potat

As usual, my ideas always start with this website. Then, I just twerk the idea to work for me and my daughter! I had my mother-in-law make the potatoes out of brown satin fabric. She used elastic to make it bunch around the bottoms. Then we bought Styrofoam balls for the eyes, cut them in … Read more

Coolest VOLTRON Costume

Coolest VOLTRON Costume

Voltron! Defender of the universe! Definitely one of my favorite childhood toys…. so this year I decided to go big and try my hand at building a costume and also doing an instructable on it. First I’d like to give a couple shout outs, my girlfriend and our kids for putting up with my mess, … Read more

Coolest Lego Halloween Costume

Lego Halloween Costume

My boys are extreme Lego enthusiasts. Since there are no minifigure costumes available commercially, I made one by trial and error. The head portion of the Lego Halloween costume was made by cutting sheet Styrofoam for the top and bottom sections and connecting them with a cylinder of poster board. I paper mached over the … Read more