Coolest Homemade Circus Group Costume

Homemade Circus Group Costume

For this years Halloween our group of friends came up with a homemade Circus group costume. We are not just a circus but an unfortunate one at that. We started to plan as soon as our last years costumes have been worn. Amy is our Knife throwers assistant who got impaled. Lynn is our Half … Read more

The Cutest DIY Pennywise Costume You Will Ever See

The cutest pennywise costume you will ever see

This is by far the most fun I have ever had making a costume! My daughter is about to turn 3 soon and loves everything Halloween! So this year since she is really into it I figured we could have lots of fun with her costume! The new IT move came out not long ago and … Read more

Coolest Homemade CarnEvil Ringleader Costume

ringleader costume

So the theme for my party this year was CarnEVIL! This was so much fun! We had almost no clowns show up and everyone got super creative! Being it was my party, I decided to go in a ringleader costume! Making my Carnevil Ringleader Costume This costume more came together than was made. I bought … Read more

Cool DIY Traveling Circus

Step right up...Come one, Come all...Ringmaster Caileigh-Girl and her Caged Lion, Kyle-Guy, as oart of the Traveling-Trick-or-Treating Circus

After taking the kids to a local circus and hearing our daughter, Caileigh, rave about the show for months, we decided to feature her as the ring master of this traveling-trick-or-treating circus, along with her little brother, Kyle, as the caged circus lion. Most of their costumes were taken straight from their closets, but we … Read more

Carousel Dress Costume

Carousel Dress Costume

I wanted to be something different and fun this year for Halloween! I was inspired by Katy Perry’s infamous carousel dress and thought “I can do that!” Materials needed: dress that is flowy on bottom lampshade tube insulator bristol board glue gun and glue stapler ribbon scrapbook paper (optional) First I got a skater dress … Read more

Awesome Family Costume Idea: Our Family is a Circus!

Awesome Family Costume Idea: Our Family is a Circus!

We always say “our family is a circus!” So the idea for these costumes came to us on a particularly crazy but normal day in our house. We quickly decided on a strong man for my husband, lion tamer with lion cub for myself and infant daughter, tightrope walker for my oldest daughter and of … Read more

Bearded Lady Costume

Bearded Lady Costume

I love all things sideshow/freakshow and got inspired after recently watching American Horror Story Freakshow. I bought the wig, beard, mustache, and headband at a costume shop. I already had the corset, skirt, and kimono. I used spirit gum to attach the beard and mustache. The trick is to keep touching the spirit gum with … Read more

Bearded Lady Costume from American Horror Story

Bearded Lady Costume from American Horror Story

I have always been fascinated by human oddities. After watching season 4 of American Horror Story’s circus season, I was set on being a 1920’s freak! I wanted to be sexy with a hint of strange so I opted for a Bearded Lady. The key component was a great beard made from human hair. I … Read more

Fanciest Carousel Horse Costumes for Dogs

Fanciest Carousel Horse Costumes for Dogs

Fun is in the air as the carousel goes round and round. Phoenix and Gryphon are the carousel horses, ready to take you for a spin. Gryphon is the horse with the lavender mane and tail, while Phoenix has a mane and tail of light blue. Climb onto the horse of your choice, grab onto … Read more

Get Into a Human Cockfight

Get Into a Human Cockfight

Each year I have a big Halloween costume party. This year, the theme was Freak Show. I wanted to have something freaky, but not the typical tatooed woman. I bought a feathered cape on line and was thinking about being a raven. Saw a cheap black lace dress with fringe at a discount store and added … Read more

Cutest Toddler Lion Tamer Costume and Lion Dog

Cutest Toddler Lion Tamer Costume and Lion Dog

This lion tamer costume was inspired by our dog who needed to be groomed. She is a goldendoodle and had very long hair.  It was close to Halloween and we thought it would be a great idea to shave her like a lion.  We have a two year old son who absolutely adores his dog.  We thought … Read more

Plus Size Bearded Lady Circus Sideshow Costume

Plus Size Bearded Lady Circus Sideshow Costume

For my Plus Size Bearded Lady Circus Sideshow Costume, I wore an old dress and added a feather to my coiffed hair. Got beard last year on clearance from Duck Dynasty costume saved it to create shocking bearded lady. Could build on this costume by adding more people to have a full side show. Cheap … Read more

Woman’s Clown Costume

Woman's Clown Costume

I made my clown costume from tying random lengths of tulle to a piece of elastic and tied together for the skirt. The top is a white tank top and paired with suspenders. I found high striped socks for reasonablenams pulled out an old pair of black heels to go with it .

Scariest I-Scream Truck with Crazy Clown Kid Costume

Scariest I-Scream Truck with Crazy Clown Kid Costume

This is our seven year old son’s homemade ‘I-Scream Truck’ we made him this year. The way we built it, was just to cut out some cardboard boxes. We used four boxes to be exact, and we taped them together to build the truck body. The frame of the truck was a power wheels 6-volt … Read more

Unique and Crazy Big Headed Clown Costume for a Boy

Unique and Crazy Big Headed Clown Costume for a Boy

I thought it would be fun this year to let my 7 yr old son design his own costume. So he was excited to draw up his idea and came up with this crazy spikey haired clown guy with a tie. It was very fun to make his vision come to life. I decided to … Read more

Freaky Triple Breasted Ring Mistress Costume

Freaky Triple Breasted Ring Mistress Costume

This was a last minute costume. I had no idea what to do this year and was meeting with friends two weeks before Halloween and no one was motivated yet. One friend said her husband wanted to be a bearded lady before he cut his beard off, so we were on a mission to be … Read more

Cool Optical Illusion Contortionist Costume

Cool Optical Illusion Contortionist Costume

I wanted to create a costume that was an optical illusion. I searched many ideas on Google when I came up with the idea to be a Contortionist. Creating the costume was a lot of trial and error. I started on a Monday and created a set of legs in one night! I was very … Read more

Homemade Twisty the Clown Costume

Homemade Twisty the Clown Costume

The idea of this costume came from the hit show American Horror Story; Freak Show. In this season, there is a new, terrifying character named Twisty the Clown. My boyfriend [Ryan] insisted that he dress up as the clown for Halloween. I thought “Greaaattttttt.” Two problems: the show premiered October 8th so I knew this … Read more

Creative Circus Family Costume

Creative Circus Family Costume

Our little baby was born early 2014, and I KNEW I would want a family costume this year!  I had seen stroller costumes online, and I decided with her being so little still, that I would incorporate our stroller. Step 1 – Stroller cage:  You gotta contain that lion!  My father-in-law used to be a … Read more

Creepy Clown Couple Costume

Creepy Clown Couple Costume

This costume was inspired from a childhood fear. Clowns. The clothing and shoes all came from thrift store. With a bit of cutting and sewing I reworked and added to the all of the clothing pieces. I just gathered as many crazy patterns as I could from the thrift store finds. I scetched up a … Read more

Creepy Homemade Clown Costume

Creepy Homemade Clown Costume

This Clown costume was the first in a long time as I usually don’t go out and dress up. My sister did this for me and it was definitely a lot of work. We started making the wig a few weeks ago , we used gelatin and glycerine to make the bloody wig and proceeded … Read more

Homemade Clown and Mime Family Costumes

Homemade Clown and Mime Family Costumes

These costumes were so fun to make, but a lot more work than I anticipated at the same time! The kids’s wigs were made by pom poms that were individually wrapped around my hand 80 times of piece, tied off, then cut. Each pom pom was hot-glued onto a cheap stocking cap from Walmart. The … Read more

Creepy Clown Makeup Costume

Creepy Clown Makeup Costume

Find the creepiest, ugliest, scariest clown online and go to town with face paints that dry. Use your imagination. This way you don’t have to spend a lot of money on costume materials. Be creative, when you create your costume with face paints, you can alter it and do ANYTHING you want. I used Snazaroo … Read more

The Cutest Baby Clown Costume

The Cutest Baby Clown Costume

When making this costume I wanted it to be funny because my little girl is so chubby. I looked online and found nothing I liked so I made this with a crochet top tulle and ribbon. Just how you would make any regular tutu. The reaction we have got from everyone is priceless. They love … Read more