Coolest Homemade Light Bulb and Switch Couple Costume

Homemade Light Bulb and Switch Couple Costume

This Homemade Light Bulb and Switch Couple Costume was a bright idea for a Halloween couple costume! One of us was a light bulb and the other was a light switch. The light bulb was made of chicken wire, with tracing paper and adhesive glue. On the outside we put yellow tissue paper. To get … Read more

Coolest DIY Laundry Team Costume

Coolest DIY Laundry Team Costume - Washer, Dryer, Laundry Baskets, Repairman, Sock Gnome, and Maid

Washer/Dryer Costume: – Two cardboard boxes wrapped in white paper – 2 Tupperware bowls for the front loader look (Hot glued to box) – Copper pipe insulation for around the doors – Foil, candy, etc for buttons (Use your imagination with this one) Laundry Basket Costumes: – Cut a hole in the bottom so your … Read more

Coolest Homemade Microwave and Sink Kitchen Duo Costume

Homemade Microwave and Sink Kitchen Duo Costume

My senior of high school, I came up with the idea for a friend to be a refrigerator for Halloween. We created the costume in one night, and it was a huge hit. That birthed the idea during my freshman year of college to continue the kitchen appliance theme and make sink a Homemade Microwave … Read more

Coolest Vacuum and Dust Bunny Baby Couple Costume

Coolest Vacuum and Dust Bunny Baby Couple Costume

When I asked my 3 year old what he wanted to be for Halloween, I expected him to say something like a firefighter or monster. So imagine my surprise when he said he wanted to be a vacuum. Well, I shouldn’t have been too surprised since he is slightly obsessed with vacuums! I wanted his … Read more

Coolest Homemade Bed Side Table With Lamp Costume

Homemade Bed Side Table With Lamp Costume

I decided to have fun and join my girls in the town Halloween bash. I decided to go as a piece of furniture. What better to go as then a bedside table from an Ol’ Lady’s house…LOL For this homemade bed side table with lamp costume, I took an old box and turned it upside … Read more

Coolest Go-Green Light Bulb Costume

Homemade Go-Green Light Bulb Costume

What can be more fun than an Energy Saving Light bulb? Start your Go-Green Light Bulb Costume by donning a white shirt and pants. I used cropped pants so I could use striped socks as the part you screw in to the socket. I had to purchase a few packs of assorted long balloons to … Read more

Homemade Lamp Shade Costume

This was a big hit for a last minute costume ideal. I used a thick project poster board and cut out the center to slide around the waste. I took a cheap piece of plaid material and cut out a hole to slide over the poster board and thus created a table. Next I added … Read more

Coolest Homemade Dust Bunny Costume

Homemade Dust Bunny Costume

I created a homemade dust bunny costume for my son. I needed to make a costume for him since he has Sensory Issues and also easy to put on and take off. I had to think of something that was easy for him to handle. I though a dust bunny was a fun way to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Table and Lampshade Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Table and Lampshade Halloween Costume Idea

On Halloween night with our costume on you will hear remarks like : ” Hey, you’ll never guess what I saw walking down the street!!!! A table!!” Yes, a table complete with lamp, a cup of milk and a book to read casually placed on top. This Homemade Table and Lampshade Halloween Costume Idea was … Read more

Original Halloween Costumes

This was a very and one of the more original Halloween costumes to make. It only took me a good day in the floor to make it. My son, Tyler, came up with the idea and that is why we named it a Ty-Tag washer. We try to go very frugal so this was perfect … Read more

Coolest Homemade Washing Machine Costume

Homemade Washing Machine Costume

My daughter couldn’t decide what she wanted to be for Halloween so we put our heads together and came up with the washing machine costume. To my surprise the costume came out looking great and it was a big hit with the neighborhood.

Coolest Princess Bed Costume

Coolest Princess Bed Costume

The Princess Bed Costume idea came to me when I saw the canopy hanging at a local thrift store. To make the whole thing cost $13. I cut out a whole in the box and made straps to hang on shoulders out of the material used to cover the box. I then attached material I … Read more

Original Halloween Costumes

Supplies List: Large cardboard box, medium size cardboard box, miscellaneous scrap cardboard, one 6″ cardboard cake, round one 8″ cardboard cake, round one sheet white poster board, one sheet black foam board, 1 package fake eyeballs, one fake hand, one package fake cockroaches, one fake brain, one fake heart, one 8.5″ x 11″ black picture … Read more

Coolest Homemade Snuggle Bear in Laundry Basket Baby Costume

Homemade Snuggle Bear in Laundry Basket Baby Costume

I made this homemade Snuggle Bear in laundry basket baby costume for my daughter and her 7 month old baby son, Kaden, as she always calls him her “Snuggle Bear”. We picked out soft fabrics for the bear and made sure to have lots of blue around so there’d be no misunderstanding that he was … Read more

Coolest Homemade Table Costume

Homemade Table Costume

I was going to a party where the theme was household objects, so, naturally I thought whisk. However to my anguish a friend decided that she wanted to. So I thought “fine, sure, I’ll be a TV”. This idea was stolen from me with less than 48 to hours to spear. LUCKILY, I used my … Read more

Original Halloween Costumes

This vacuum costume was the idea of my five year old daughter. She’d done the cat, princess, frog and pumpkin so we were ready for original Halloween costumes this time. My husband started with an empty box, free from the grocery store and cut it down to fit her. He then wrapped it in some … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lava Lamp Costume

Homemade Lava Lamp Costume

My 12 year old son asked to be a Lava Lamp Costume for Halloween this year. To make the base, I took two oval laundry baskets and cut out the bottoms. I then stacked them and tied the bottoms together so that it made a figure 8 shape and he could stand in it, mimicking … Read more

Coolest Homemade Trash Can Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Trash Can Halloween Costume Idea

This Halloween we were having a hard time finding a costume idea for my 8-year-old son that we were both happy with. I don’t like the scary ones and he feels he is getting a little old for the cute ones. So as we stared out the window we saw the recycle cans. As his … Read more

Original Halloween Costumes

It’s fun to make original Halloween costumes! I used black track pants and a black turtleneck as the base for the costume. The handle was made from a bent, empty paper towel roll that was wrapped in black, sticky backed felt. It was sewn onto a black hat. The lower part of the vacuum was … Read more

Coolest Homemade Electrical Outlet Costume

Homemade Electrical Outlet Costume

This costume was made for my son’s 2nd Halloween. He was 15 months old at the time. My husband is a master electrician so I thought it would be cute to make an electrical outlet costume for our son. My Mom and I bought cheap black fabric at the store along with white and one … Read more

Coolest Bag of Trash Child Halloween Costume

Homemade Bag of Trash Child Halloween Costume

My 8-year-old daughter was playing in the rain one day, and came out of the garage wrapped in large black trash bags. I thought to myself “what a great costume for Halloween”…and the Homemade Bag of Trash Child Halloween Costume was created. I bought a long sleeved black shirt at the goodwill for $2.50, saved … Read more

Coolest Homemade Bulb Costume

Coolest Homemade Bulb Costume

My daughter had a fancy dress competition and the theme was “innovative idea”. So my mind started working. I wanted to build something extra ordinary and something that was not done before. I thought about BULB as I can also make it functional by giving a light torch in my daughter’s hand which she can … Read more

Coolest Homemade Electricians Couple Costume

Homemade Electricians Couple Costume

The idea for this homemade electricians couple costume evolved through several phases. Initially we thought we would be Chilean miners wearing hard hats and the green jumpsuits. However, our “jumpsuits” were going to be dyed green, size XL 180-230 lb Home Depot painters suits. We really needed to let the creative juices start flowing again. … Read more