Coolest DIY Fire Truck Costume for a Wheelchair

Noah's Fire Truck Costume for a Wheelchair

Our son Noah is 3 ½ and has Acute Flaccid Myelitis and this was his first Halloween using his wheelchair. Noah very much wants to be a firefighter when he grows up and my wife and I fully support him in that goal.  Noah does intensive physical therapy 3 times a week to regain his … Read more

Cute DIY Marshall from Paw Patrol Child Costume With Fire Truck

paw patrol child costume

After seeing some awesome DIY costumes that other children were wearing on Halloween last year, I decided to give it a try and make one for my 5 year old son to wear this year. There’s something about homemade costumes that I love. They’re so much more special than any store bought costume. I’m also … Read more

Adorable Homemade Toddler Firetruck Costume

toddler firetruck costume

My 3 year-old son wanted to be a firetruck. I had already made his twin brother a school bus costume from cardboard boxes and paint, so I thought, how hard could a toddler firetruck costume be? Making the Toddler Firetruck Costume I used a cardboard box, mod podge, hot glue, construction paper, ribbon, flashlights, empty … Read more

Coolest Fireman Family Costumes: Little Heroes with Big Hoses

Coolest Fireman Family Costumes: Little Heroes with Big Hoses

After hearing about stories from 9/11, our sons learned what heroes were. They were truly inspired to be heroes and to save lives. They love visiting firehouse open houses, watching shows like Chicago Fire, and learning the events of true firefighters coming to the rescue on the daily news. It was no surprise when they … Read more

Best Fireman in Fire Truck Costume EVER !

Best Fireman in Fire Truck Costume EVER !

My son really wanted to be a Fire Truck for Halloween… I am not very creative but with the help of many online websites I was able to put something together for him that he LOVES. With a simple cardboard box, paint and supplies that can be found around the house or in a dollar … Read more

Coolest Homemade Firetruck Costume for a Toddler

Coolest Homemade Firetruck Costume for a Toddler

This year for Halloween I asked my almost 3 year old what he wanted to be for Halloween, and due to his obsession with firetrucks of course he said a firetruck. So I Googled images of firetruck costumes after looking at various other costumes I thought to myself, it cant be that difficult. So to … Read more

Cutest Homemade Firetruck Halloween Costume

Cutest Homemade Firetruck Halloween Costume

My son Nicholas absolutely loves emergency vehicles, the lights, the sirens, everything, so it was no surprise that he requested to be a fireman for Halloween. I thought I was doing well by finding a black firefighter suit that I enhanced with yellow reflector tape, however once I showed him them the finished product, he … Read more

Best Costume at the Party: Firefighter and Dalmatian Couples Costume

Best Costume at the Party: Firefighter and Dalmatian Couples Costume

My boyfriend has always wanted to be a firefighter, and well, he likes any excuse to go shirtless too. I on the other hand wasn’t looking for a revealing costume, but still wanted to look sexy and be warm. This Firefighter and Dalmatian couples costume pleased us both as well as everyone at the party. I … Read more

Coolest Adult Halloween Fire Hyrdrant Costume

My name is Sean and I used to work for a company called Mueller.They sell underground water flow control products, I.e Fire Hydrants. 2years ago they

My name is Sean and I used to work for a company called Mueller. They sell underground water flow control products, i.e Fire Hydrants. Two years ago they had a Halloween costume contest at work so I decided to be a smarty pants and go as a fire hydrant to make it a big joke. In order to … Read more

Coolest Fire Hydrant Being Peed on by a Dog Costume

Homemade Fire Hydrant Being Peed on by a Dog Costume

Using foam core and brick contact paper, I created a building wall where it meets the sidewalk, including a sidewalk all the way to the curb (always overly ambitious, I also built part of the street with the drain and the manhole cover, but those had to be cut from the costume due to size … Read more

Fire Hydrant Child Costume

This is an easy-to-wear fire hydrant child costume. All the pieces are attached to the shirt or to the crown. The nozzles on the shirt (made out of felt-covered-Styrofoam) are attached with Velcro so that the kid can remove it if needed (e.g., to take a break to play a basketball game). Craft stores sell … Read more

Fire Hydrant Child Costume

My roommate and I have been creating our own original costumes for 4 years now and entering the costume contests. We tried looking online for a picture of a hydrant costume (so that we had some ideas on how to create it), but no luck there. This doesn’t only have to be a child costume. … Read more

Fire Hydrant Child Costume

Because I have twins I tried to think of costumes that would go together, but would also be unique and out of the ordinary. I came up with the idea of a Dalmatian dog costume and a fire hydrant child costume. I am not sure where the idea came from, but it was fun to … Read more

Firefighter Costume

I got most of the ideas from this website for a firefighter costume. I used a black shirt from Wal-Mart. I got it a size 4-5 even though my son wears a 2T. That way it would fit over his clothes if it was cold on Halloween night. I cut off the shirt tails and … Read more

Coolest Fireman Costume

Fireman Costume

My 2 year old son is infatuated with firetrucks and firefighters. He has 2 of his very own volunteer firefighters in his family, so coming up with an idea for a fireman costume was fairly easy for him! I went in search of the perfect costume, only to find cheesey ones in the stores or … Read more

Firefighter Costume

Five days before Halloween my 4-year-old daughter, decided that she passionately wanted to be a firefighter. It was nearly impossible at this late date to find a firefighter costume at the store and when I finally did find a firefighter costume at a Halloween specialty shop it cost $60! So, I examined the firefighter costume … Read more

Coolest Fire Extinguisher Costume

Homemade Fire Extinguisher Costume - I Put Out...

I got this idea from a cartoon I came across when searching for ideas. The cartoon was a picture of a fire-extinguisher with a funny caption that read “I put out”. I was sold from that point on that I was making the costume. 2 styrofoam balls red felt black see through felt plastic tubing … Read more

Firefighter Costume

This site inspired me to make this fire truck firefighter costume. I picked up a box 29″x91/2″ at our local Walmart store (they were putting up freight- got this free). I bought red, black and white paint. I painted the box red (went by the picture here at this site) drew out the detail work … Read more

Coolest Fireman and Firetruck Costume

Homemade Fireman and Firetruck Costume

I got the idea for this Fireman and Firetruck Costume from this website. I borrowed bits and pieces from other submissions. I started with a long narrow box that I purchased from a U-haul store (about 5.00). Because my son was only 3 years old, I cut the box in half to make it shorter … Read more

Firefighter Costume

For this firefighter costume I took a weed eater box and painted it. I used pictures from my son’s books to get ideas of how to paint it. I built a ladder out of cardboard and put two Fisher Price little people in it. One was a fire Dalmatian dog. I used plastic tubing as … Read more

Coolest Firefighter Costume

Homemade Firefighter Costume

Our little two year old loves everything about a firefighter. He loves the trucks, the sounds, and the lights. Naturally he takes right after his father. I found this Firefighter costume online and it was perfect. He looked just like his father! Everyone loved it. He still wears it around.

Firefighter Costume

For the firefighter costume I used a yellow cotton fabric which I ironed on our towns Fire Department’s logo on the back of the fire jacket. I then laminated the fabric with a fabric laminator and added 3M’s reflective tape for safety. The red satin ribbon was used to tie the hat on. I found … Read more

Cool Homemade Fireman and Fire Truck Halloween Costume

Homemade Fireman and Fire Truck Halloween Costume

I had made my daughter an airplane costume which is also on here (Fly Girl). I couldn’t just make a costume for her. So I asked my son what he would like, he didn’t know. Well the pink fire truck came to town for breast cancer. One of the firefighters spent about a half an … Read more