Awesome Homemade Fantasia Centaurette Costume

fantasia centaurette costume

My daughter Giselle is responsible for dreaming this Fantasia Centaurette costume up! Giselle has slight sensory processing challenges that over the years has led to very selective screen time. The high drama and battles of most Disney movies overwhelm her, without fail. We try to find movies to cuddle and watch together. And more often … Read more

Adorable and Comfortable Homemade Toddler Centaur Costume

toddler centaur costume

I’m really into Greek mythology and thought it would be a very unique and cute idea to see a creature come to life. At first, creating this toddler centaur costume was a bit of a challenge. But after I did some simple measurements and had some free time, I was able to put it together. … Read more

Super Cool DIY Centaur Costume

Super Cool DIY Centaur Costume

My Little Centaur: I blame Hollywood for my little man’s current fascination with centaurs, there was the Narnia series of movies then the more recent Percy Jackson, they all featured horses and centaurs and my son was quite taken by them. I suppose I shouldn’t have been surprised by the answer I got when I … Read more

Mythological Centaur and Singing Harp Costumes

Mythological Centaur and Singing Harp Costumes

A few years ago, coworker Ken and I wanted to attend a gigantic Halloween party in Syracuse, NY, dressed as mythological characters. He had spent a great deal of time working out in the gym and wanted to show off his new physique and I wanted to portray an elegant and feminine character. Hence, the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Magical Unicorn Costume

Coolest Homemade Magical Unicorn Costume

Let’s face it, unicorns are amazing. There is no other animal or mythical creature that has the mystique and appeal of a unicorn. So once I got creative and came up with my idea, I went full throttle. I knew my unicorn would be pink and glittery but I didn’t know of how to build … Read more

Coolest King and Queen Centaur Costume

Both costumes were made the same:
The body is a white garbage can that is rounded on one side and flat on the other. We cut holes in the garbage can

Both the King and Queen Centaur Costume were made the same: The body is a white garbage can that is rounded on one side and flat on the other. We cut holes in the garbage cans and stuck two 2x4s in the back for the legs. We also put wheels on the two bag legs … Read more

Cool Homemade Magical Unicorn Costume

I wanted to have a costume that was homemade and amazing but also functional.  So when I decided to become a unicorn, I wanted to make sure I co

I wanted to have a costume that was homemade and amazing but also functional.  So when I decided to become a unicorn, I wanted to make sure I could detach the legs.  I used pool noodles for the legs, wrapped them in fabric and pinned it (no sewing) attached the legs to a card board … Read more

Coolest Homemade Centaur Girl Costume

Homemade Centaur Girl Costume

My daughter decided last year that she wanted to make her own costume. We decided on a Homemade Centaur Girl Costume. This was very time consuming because we were trying to make it out of items we had at home and also because of the paper mache. I began the “costume” by forming chicken wire … Read more

Coolest Homemade Centaur Costume with Moving Legs!

Homemade Centaur Costume

After going to Ren Faire last year, I sketched out a design for a Centaur costume with moving legs. The skull is pipe foam covers held together with masking tape and covered in Claycrete. The front hooves of the Centaur costume are high-heel boots with the heels ripped off and a sizable wood platform attached. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Centaur Costume

Homemade Centaur Costume - Half Horse, Half Woman

I was out at a festival one summer day when I spied a Centaur walking by. I thought to myself, how wonderful would it be to bring that idea home! And perhaps, if I ever come back here, we could become a herd! So, I returned home and my partner fired up the welder. He … Read more

Coolest Homemade Centaur Half Man Half Horse Costume

Homemade Centaur Half Man Half Horse Costume

This is a Homemade Centaur Half Man Half Horse Costume. I purchased soft suede fabric, along with a wig (for the horse’s mane, horse’s tail and the man’s hair), and also a muscle man t-shirt. Since my son is only 3, I sewed in a pair of pants inside the front two horses hooves. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Centaur Halloween Costume

Homemade Centaur Halloween Costume

Inspired by different movies and books comes alive my dream of being a “Centaur”. This 2010 Halloween was completely different, instead of buying a costume, I made a Homemade Centaur Halloween Costume. It took me two whole weeks and less than $100. With the help of my sister, we went and bought wood at a … Read more