Easy Homemade Mother Nature Costume for Women

Easy Homemade Mother Nature Costume for Women

I had been wanting to dress up as Mother Nature for quite some time but was thinking of doing it in the style of the old “if you think it’s butter… it’s Chiffon” commercial.  I couldn’t find the right white flowy gown so this is what I ended up with instead.  T he wreath was … Read more

Sexy Mother Nature Costume

Sexy Mother Nature Costume

As a nature lover, I felt inspired while hiking with the dog through the woods and that’s when I decided to be Mother Nature.  I teach weather and natural disasters, so with a shirt for modesty it was a good costume for school and without the layer it was a flirty night out at our … Read more

Awesome Sharknado Costume

Sharknado. Is there anything else more to say? This costume was devasting on all levels. Let’s start with the costume idea: I saw Sharknado over summer and I was thinking..this is brilliant! Sharks…tornado..SO CAL..does it get any better?! Then comes Halloween and I had to think of an epic costume and thought of the summer blockbuster..sharknado! … Read more

Beautiful Handmade Mother (Daughter) Nature Costume

Beautiful Handmade Mother (Daughter) Nature Costume

Wow—this beautiful handmade mother (daughter) nature costume was an ever evolving concept.  Each year, my husband and I are faced with the challenge of topping last year’s costumes for our girls, and this year was no exception. We typically begin thinking about next year’s costumes as our girls are sorting through their candy on Halloween night, … Read more

Beautiful Homemade Rainbow Costume

Beautiful Homemade Rainbow Costume

This Rainbow Costume was the very first costume I’ve ever made. My 5 year old daughter at the time, piped up she wanted to be a rainbow for Halloween. A RAINBOW?! Sheesh.. where was I going to find a rainbow costume?? Yeah.. just as you were probably thinking.. um.. nowhere! It was time to get … Read more

Homemade Sharknado Costume That’ll Blow You Away!

Homemade Sharknado Costume That'll Blow You Away!

After watching the Sharknado Movie on the Syfy Channel this summer I was inspired to make a Sharknado Costume for Halloween. I am a Shark Week geek and I love Syfy so this seemed to be the best of both worlds Sharks and Syfy. I threw this costume together in just two days and on … Read more

Inexpensive DIY Costume Idea: Sharknado Coming Through!

Inexpensive DIY Costume Idea: Sharknado Coming Through!

So it was the week after the 4th of July, and I was sitting at a lunch table with my brother and family after being reunited with my brother after eight long weeks of not being able to see or talk to him while he was in basic training for the United States Air Force. … Read more

Sharknado and Killer Shark Couple’s Costume

Sharknado and Killer Shark Couple's Costume

My husband and I love Halloween and really enjoy coming up with creative costumes! After the craze of “Sharknado”, my husband had the great idea to go with this move as the theme of our costumes. We decided that I would be the tornado with sharks and he would be the “killer” shark from the … Read more

Fearless Fin Shepard Battles the Deadly Sharknado Couple Costume

Fearless Fin Shepard Battles the Deadly Sharknado Couple Costume

Sharknado became one of the most talked about movies of the summer.  After I saw it I knew that my boyfriend and I had to create a one of a kind costume for Halloween!  I immediately started hunting for Beanie Baby shark toys at garage sales.  I also started a stockpile of assorted bags of … Read more

Cool DIY Sharknado-Inspired Costume

Cool DIY Sharknado-Inspired Costume

This costume was inspired by the Syfi movie Sharknado. Since this is to be worn to the office on Halloween, I decided to make a waist length version with blue tulle to represent the ocean so I can sit and work.  You can easily extend the material to make a full length sharknado.  Total spent … Read more

The Most Fabulous Rain Cloud Costume for a Girl

The Most Fabulous Rain Cloud Costume for a Girl

My daughter Katie and I were inspired to make this rain cloud costume by a Russian doll that we found on Pintrest while searching for Halloween costume ideas. She wanted a a one of a kind costume and this was it. I was happy to oblige since it was something we could do together, just … Read more

Coolest Homemade Tornado Costume Idea

Coolest Homemade Tornado Costume Idea

My son comes up with some crazy ideas.  He loves weather, especially tornado’s, so that’s what he wanted to be.  I started with a base of chicken type wire rolled to make the shape.  Covered it with Halloween spider webs. Lightly sprayed it with gray spray paint. Then attached small toys like cars, trees, animals.  … Read more

For All Shapes and Sizes Tornado Costume

For All Shapes and Sizes Tornado Costume

As I lay on the floor with chicken wire attached to me, I wondered why I had to choose to become a tornado. Why not something simple, like a cat for instance. No, I was determined to be unique. Judging on how this costume set up was going, if I didn’t come out a whirling … Read more

Coolest Homemade Four Seasons Costume for a Group

DIY Four Seasons Group Halloween Costume

Here’s our cool Four Seasons costume idea. My girlfriends and I all wanted cute and original costumes for Halloween but we didn’t want to break the bank at the same time so we decided a DIY project was the best route to go. We did a lot of researching for ideas and the one that … Read more

Four Seasons Girls Group Halloween Costume

Four Seasons Girls Group Halloween Costume

Me and my girlfriends were trying to do a group costume, but we didn’t want to be wearing the same thing. One night we decided to be the four seasons! We went to the craft store and got a lot of hot glue, sunflowers for summer, leaves for fall, icy blue and silver things for … Read more

Coolest “Sky” Family Costume: Up, Up and Away!!

Coolest "Sky" Family Costume: Up, Up and Away!!

This was a cool ‘sky’ theme that matched the end of our Polish family name. The hot air balloon was made from extra colored flag fabric sewed together.  Then, hoola hoops were inserted and it was attached to an extra laundry basket with four wooden dowels.   It was decorated with some old tan pillow cases … Read more

Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Rain Family Costume

Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Rain Family Costume

This year was the first Halloween that our son has ever experienced.  He is just barely three months old so I wanted to make sure he was cute and comfortable.  My husband is a Captain in the army and we had an event that was a costume party.  I knew it would be around the … Read more

Homemade Four Seasons Cruisin’ Group Costume

Homemade Four Seasons Cruisin' Group Costume

We booked a cruise for Halloween and the next obstacle was picking a group costume that was creative AND travel-friendly.  We saw a few “four seasons” costumes online, but decided to step it up a bit. The guys weren’t ANY help with deciding.  About a week before the cruise, they expressed how “unexcited” they were … Read more

Sexy Homemade Tornado Costume

A Halloween Costume to Remember:
A couple of years ago in my first semester of college, my roommates and I decided to host a Halloween party. I want

A sexy homemade Tornado costume to remember: A couple of years ago in my first semester of college, my roommates and I decided to host a Halloween party. I wanted to make a costume that people at the party would remember and ask me about it. I looked online for ideas and seen one that was … Read more

Great Homemade Group Costume Idea: The Four Elements

The four Elements...Earth, Wind, Water, and Fire. This was by far our coolest halloween costume and the funnest to make. We found a dress pattern tha

This was by far a great homemade group costume idea: The Four Elements, Earth, Wind, Water, and Fire and the funnest to make. We found a dress pattern that was suitable for all of us because we all used the same one; and we also found a cape pattern and sewed it to mach our … Read more

Original Four Season Trees, Mother Nature and Father Time Group Costume

Halloween 2008 we went as trees in each season along with Mother Nature and Father Time.
Mother nature wore an old dress and accesorized with craft

Halloween 2008 we went as original four season trees, mother nature and father time group costume. Mother nature wore an old dress and accessorized with craft store garland, flowers, birds etc…Father time borrowed the robe, a clock from his mantle, and bought the faux-sickle. As for the trees, we got 99% of our items at … Read more