Cool Homemade Lighthouse Costume With Rotating Beacon

Cool Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Costume

My 14 yr old son and I were sitting in the mall brainstorming on costume ideas for his 6 year old sister.  He looked around and began naming things he saw.  In a little figurine shop he saw a lighthouse.  As soon as he said it my wheels began to turn in my brain.  This turned out to be a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lighthouse Halloween Costume

Homemade Lighthouse Halloween Costume

My four year old son is fascinated by lighthouses, so much so that our trips usually revolve around stopping by a lighthouse. He wanted to be the Chincoteague, Virginia, lighthouse this year so this is what I came up with. I used a photo of the lighthouse for inspiration. The body of the lighthouse is … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lighthouse Costume

Homemade Lighthouse Costume

My son Jordan decided he wanted to be a light house and instead of saying no, I said “SURE”! This was fun but tricky to make. I ended up building the frame with wire mesh cutting each peace out and then wiring them together with a stiff gauge wire. My hands got cut up pretty … Read more

Coolest Lighthouse Costume

Coolest Lighthouse Costume 4

Last summer we visited the Absecon Lighthouse in Atlantic City and my 5 year old son’s obsession with lighthouses began. He told me for Halloween he wanted to be that lighthouse. I first had to figure out what would give that shape, so I purchased a collapsible mesh hamper from Walmart and covered it with … Read more