Creative Cyber Medusa Homemade Costume

Creative Cyber Medusa Homemade Costume

This was a last minute costume.  I had wanted to be Medusa for a while, but could never afford to pull it all together in time. Until last year!  All on the day I was set to help my friends do their makeup and go out for the night. I bought some cyber dread falls … Read more

Easy Medusa Costume for a Girl

Easy Medusa Costume for a Girl

Every year my daughter comes up with some creative idea for a costume.  Her idea to be Medusa has been my favorite!  It was so cheap and easy, and she got so many compliments! For the dress, I just wrapped a plain white sheet around her.  We embellished with   some cheap gold ribbon and … Read more

Amazing Hand Made Art Deco Medusa Costume

Amazing Hand Made Art Deco Medusa Costume

Art Deco Medusa was handmade by myself and personally styled from the shoes to the headdress, leaving no element un-finessed. The pattern for the dress is researched from 1920’s flapper-style dresses and is made from second-hand deconstructed garments. These garments included an old beaded prom dress, some oversized velvet shirts, and some lace-y undergarments.  All … Read more

Coolest Handmade Medusa Costume

Started off rounding up some rubber snakes, a wig, material for the skirt, some air brush paint, wire, and wire mesh.First we made a skull cap

I started off this Medusa costume rounding up some rubber snakes, a wig, material for the skirt, some air brush paint, wire, and wire mesh. First we made a skull cap out of the wire mesh that would fit my head underneath the wig, then we placed it inside the actual wig. Second we cut the snakes in … Read more

Cheap and Thrifty Homemade Medusa Costume

Hey, I dressed up as Medusa in 2010.  I just knew I wanted to be Medusa for the longest time....But, I'm broke as a joke.  So, I came up w

Hey, I dressed up as Medusa in 2010.  I just knew I wanted to be Medusa for the longest time….But, I’m broke as a joke.  So, I came up with the best way for me to dress up in the character I wanted to be for the least amount of money possible because I didn’t … Read more

Sexy Homemade Medusa Costume

this costume is from 2011, last year i had such a hard time deciding what i was going to be for halloween. I was going through a mythology book when

This Medusa Costume is from 2011, last year I had such a hard time deciding what I was going to be for Halloween. I was going through a mythology book when I came across Medusa. I thought if I could make the costume sexy and original it would be a good idea. How to make the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Girls Medusa Costume with Victim Turned to Stone

For my daughters Halloween costume she wanted to be Medusa.  This was actually a fairly simple costume (no sew) to put together.  The

This homemade girls Medusa costume with victim turned to stone is my daughter’s Halloween costume.  This was actually a fairly simple costume (no sew) to put together.  The materials were: Costume: 3-4 yards of snake skin print fabric, plastic snakes (ordered in bulk from Amazon), hot glue, safety pins, “Victim” Candy Bucket: standard plastic Halloween candy … Read more

Coolest Medusa and her Stone Victim Couple Costume

This is a great costume idea for a couple J
My mom had always told me that my hair would be prefect for Medusa because my curls could be snakes, so

This Medusa and her Stone Victim couple costume is a great costume idea for a couple. My mom had always told me that my hair would be prefect for Medusa because my curls could be snakes, so two years ago I chose to be Medusa for Halloween! I went out with my mother and we found … Read more

Original DIY Medusa Costume

I wanted to make a medusa costume that would stand out and wouldn\'t make me look awkwardly bald like so many of the fake snake hair wigs do. I sta

I wanted to make a medusa costume that would stand out and wouldn’t make me look awkwardly bald like so many of the fake snake hair wigs do. I started out with a bag of 150 plastic snakes and set about attaching them to 5 black headbands that would be connected to create a sort … Read more

Coolest Do it Yourself Medusa Halloween Costume

Do it Yourself Medusa Halloween Costume

I am MEDUSA in this picture. This do it yourself Medusa Halloween costume took me about 6 1/2 hours total to do. I have colored viper contacts in my eyes and have my body covered in green latex with a fabric called “tool” underneath it to give it that scaley effect of a snake. My … Read more

Coolest Homemade Medusa Halloween Costume

Homemade Medusa Halloween Costume

This Homemade Medusa Halloween Costume was crafted from a foam construction hat and a sheet of foam felt. The snakes were added one by one with gorilla glue. Each was pinned in place until the glue dried. Small snakes were hot glued to the tiara. Headpiece was primed with white spray paint. The tiara was … Read more

Coolest Homemade Medusa Unique Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Medusa Unique Halloween Costume Idea

For Halloween my daughter wanted something “different,” “kinda freaky but not too scary.” SO we went through the list of costumes in this realm, the Grim Reaper, Zombie, Mummy, … Medusa. “Yes that’s it, we had a Homemade Medusa Unique Halloween Costume Idea.” We embarked upon a mission to buy something Grecian goddess-like but couldn’t … Read more

Handmade Medusa Costume

Homemade Medusa Costume

This year I decided to be Medusa, the Greek Goddess from Greek Mythology. I did not want to use the store bought costume. They all look too much the same and not unique enough, so I made my own Homemade Medusa Costume. I found material that looked like reptile skin. It was dark green with … Read more

Cool Homemade Medusa Costume for a Girl

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My daughter was Medusa. I got a black dress from a previous Halloween costume. We bought some snake-type jewelery. I used a lot of thick black eyeliner for her eyes to make them really pop. Then I used green and gold eyeshadow with a lot of glitter. Her lips were purple glitter (it looked really … Read more

Coolest Homemade Medusa Adult Halloween Costume

Homemade Medusa Adult Halloween Costume

My costume is totally cobbled together by me. I decided to be Medusa and so set out to get all the necessary pieces. First, I purchased a black, curly wig, and a BOATLOAD of snakes from a party store. I used tiny rubber-bands to interweave the snakes into the wig. Then I went to the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Golden Medusa Halloween Costume

Homemade Golden Medusa Halloween Costume

Who knew a baseball cap could turn into this?! I honestly didn’t know exactly how this whole Homemade Golden Medusa Halloween Costume was going to turn out in the end, but I knew I wanted it to be extravagant to say the least! Items used: Foam Cotton stuffing Electrical Wire Green and purple iridescent fabric … Read more

Cool Homemade Medusa Costume

Homemade Medusa Costume

Halloween is my FAVOURITE holiday!! I like to try being something scary or recognizable. Last year (2009) I decided to create a homemade Medusa costume. I started with about 30 rubber snakes that I purchased at Zellers. Then I went and found a gold snake arm band and necklace, some gold gladiator type gold sandals … Read more

Coolest Homemade Medusa Costume

Homemade Medusa Costume

This Medusa Costume was a bit challenging to make, but I was very pleased with the outcome. I fortunately had the gold dress already, so I purchased the gold thong shoes to match. That was the easy part. The Heard Parts: The head dress/snakes: I bought two fleece blankets, one brown and one green. Began … Read more

Coolest Medusa Costume

Homemade Medusa Costume

I decided to be Medusa sometime around June (yes I start planning that early). I knew I wanted a full head of snakes, not just a few intertwined in my hair. If the “hair” wasn’t right, the costume would have failed. It took a lot of patience and ingenuity, but I finally figured out a … Read more

Coolest Medusa and Statue Couples Costume

Homemade Medusa and Statue Couples Costume

Medusa – Headpiece/Wig: I purchased a “Swamp Queen” wig as the basis for the hair, but it could be any long wig, or you can use your own hair if it is long. I purchased about 8-10 rubber snakes from the dollar store and 6 sectioned cobra like snakes from the craft store. I gathered … Read more

Coolest Medusa and Athena Costumes

Homemade Medusa and Athena Costumes

I really wanted to be Medusa, but wanted a unique headpiece. I bought a case of rubber “squishy” snakes and wired them the mesh of a black wig, making them seem like they were slithering through each other. It was helpful to have a wig form head, I got one for 25 cents at a … Read more

Homemade Medusa Costume

I was thinking of a Halloween costume to wear to work. My husband and I just watched Clash of the Titan’s on the TV when I thought of a Medusa costume. I have to be original and crafty because this is the type of person I am. At first we were just going to get … Read more