Cool Homemade Venus Fly Trap Costume for a Boy

Cool Homemade Venus Fly Trap Costume for a Boy

Time to ask the age old question, so what do you want to be for Halloween this year… come on Batman, Spiderman, Power Ranger, anything else hanging on that Costco rack, Nope…Venus Fly Trap.  What?!  What kind of 4 year old wants to be a Venus Fly Trap? I guess my little bug , dirt, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Venus “MAN” Trap Costume

Homemade Venus "MAN" Trap Costume

For this Homemade Venus “MAN” Trap Costume , I got a large plastic potting vase from a hardware store and cut a hole in the bottom. I had to use a series of bungee cords in order to get the vase to hang. I’m basically wearing a bungee around my waist and there are smaller … Read more

Coolest Homemade Venus Flytrap Halloween Costume

Homemade Venus Flytrap Halloween Costume

My daughter wanted to be a Venus Flytrap for Halloween this year. This costume can be hard to find in stores. We made her Homemade Venus Flytrap Halloween Costume out of crafting foam used for cushions. We made a round pot that would allow her to walk around without being too constricting, and hot-glued some … Read more

Coolest Homemade Venus Flytrap Costume

Homemade Venus Flytrap Costume

I made this Venus Flytrap costume for my 7 year old son. He has his own live Venus fly trap plant and that gave him the idea for his Halloween costume. I started with 2 rectangles of 2″ thick foam and cut them into the shape of a Venus flytrap with a neck slot on … Read more

Coolest Homemade Venus Flytrap and Fly Couple Costume

Homemade Venus Flytrap and Fly Couple Costume

I started out making my grandson a fly by just using a black furry coat vest and sewing on the front and the back a shell like a turtle and attaching black wings covered with multi-colored saran wrap. I sewed a black cone on the back so that it looked like a flies’ body. He … Read more

Coolest Venus Flytrap Costume

Coolest Venus Flytrap Costume 8

My daughter loves Venus Flytraps and wanted to be one for Halloween. I purchased a 2 plastic flower pots, green and red felt, green pipe cleaners and two large fake flies, 1 inch thick foam and silk leaves. We also used spray adhesive. First, I cut the foam into two large half circles for her … Read more

Venus Flytrap Creative Halloween Costume

One day while sitting in a friend’s apartment I noticed a plant he had on his window sill. It was a fly gobbling Venus Fly Trap. Dionaea muscipula… I immediately asked him if he had any old bed sheets because I had this creative Halloween costume idea! After raiding the linen closet I then went … Read more

Venus Flytrap Creative Halloween Costume

I started this creative Halloween costume with an egg shape cut out of cardboard. I cut the edges inward and duct taped them to get the curve just right. I duplicated this for the bottom portion of the head but cut out a gap for my son’s head to slide into. The “lips” are made … Read more

Venus Flytrap Creative Halloween Costume

My son has always liked the Venus fly plant (he wishes they had a Venus man eater plant). He ran across this creative Halloween costume idea on the Internet, fun for dear old mom. This creative Halloween costume is approx 24″ X 17 1/2″. I went and purchased black, green, red and white felt, large … Read more