Princess Kate and Baby George Illusion Costume

Princess Kate and Baby George Illusion Costume

I made a larger than life version of Kate Middelton’s head and then built the costume around me as baby George. The reactions of people seeing a 9ft royal princess in heels made it all worthwhile (I got some size 12 heels). The hardest part was figuring out how to make the maternity dress to … Read more

Best Homemade Baby Bassinet Illusion Costume!

Best Homemade Baby Bassinet Illusion Costume!

Happy Halloween! My favourite time of year! I always struggle with a MILLION ideas, I want to dress up every day of October, (but I don’t think work would like that). Sometimes I really struggle to come up with a great costume, so I come to Coolest Homemade Costumes for inspiration. My costume is not … Read more

Funny Dr. Evil and Mini Me Illusion Costume

Funny Dr. Evil and Mini Me Illusion Costume

I had to throw together something for a Halloween party so I searched my house for ideas. After tripping over a 12 year old life size cut out of Dr. Evil several times that my daughter recently broke, I had a brainstorm. I was just going to dress up as Dr. Evil, but since I … Read more

Big Biker Baby Illusion Costume

Big Biker Baby Illusion Costume

I had four days to come up with a great costume for a party I was going to and I didn’t want to spend a ton of money. My first stop was the local Halloween stores and it was the same old, same old stuff, I wanted something different. I knew I wanted to build … Read more

Funny Baby Carlos Halloween Costume

Funny Baby Carlos Halloween Costume

So I’ve seen plenty of people go as Alan with Carlos from the Hangover, but never seen anyone go as Carlos. So I decided to try it out. This costume was a real chick magnet and got a lot of attention. It is very creative and eye catching while not being expensive to make. In … Read more

Most Disturbing Homemade Baby Abduction Costume

Most Disturbing Homemade Baby Abduction Costume

With this costume, I scared small children. This was the best costume I made so far. In fact, almost every other house I went to, they wanted to get a picture with me. I also got extra candy, which was fine by me! I got this idea when I looked up “Funny Halloween Costume” on … Read more

Funny Homemade Prince George and Kate Middleton Illusion Costume

Funny Homemade Prince George and Kate Middleton Illusion Costume

I had already bought everything for a different costume – then two weeks before the Halloween party, inspiration struck!  I rummaged through my attic to find some old baby clothes and my baby carrier and I was on my way.  The most difficult part was finding shoes and a dress for a 6’1″ 200 lb. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Costume

Homemade Baby Costume

The Homemade Baby Costume started out as a big box for you. I cut it for my head. We put on the box, nice color, toys for the baby (bears). We also took a pyjama and I cut a place for my head which I shaved very well and put something on my head. This … Read more

Coolest Baby on Granny’s Back Optical Illusion Costume

Homemade Baby on Granny's Back Optical Illusion Costume

This Baby on Granny’s Back Optical Illusion Costume was such a fun costume to make. I couldn’t believe the amount of double takes my daughter received Halloween night. Unfortunately in our area there isn’t any costume contests to enter but I felt it was a costume worth sharing with others. You will need to find … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lady with Baby Optical Illusion Costume

Homemade Lady with Baby Optical Illusion Costume

I love making costumes that challenge me to think. With this Homemade Lady with Baby Optical Illusion Costume, I wanted to be the baby and the mom simultaneously. So, I am the mom’s extremities such as her hands and legs, but I am also the baby’s face. The mom’s face is a mannequin head onto … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Optical Illusion Costume

Homemade Baby Optical Illusion Costume

This homemade baby optical illusion costume was a hit! This is an incredible optical illusion that will keep people staring at you for hours at a party trying to figure this out. It is a lot of fun. I promise you will get so many laughs. The key to making the optical illusion REALLY work … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mother and Baby Optical Illusion Costume

Homemade Mother and Baby Optical Illusion Costume

I got a lot of compliments on this Mother and Baby Optical Illusion Costume, and double-takes, with this costume. I bought a dress from a thrift store and cut a hole in the back for my torso. The rest of the dress was stuffed with newspaper and a curtain rod supported the head and shoulders … Read more

Coolest Mom and Baby Illusion Costume

Homemade Mom and Baby Illusion Costume

I made this Homemade Mom and Baby Illusion Costume for my daughter. It gives the illusion of a mom carrying her baby in a front carry pack. You are the baby and your arms are the mom’s arms. I started with a frame made from wire coat hangers. padded them with foam for comfort. I … Read more

Coolest Baby in a Bassinet Illusion Costume

Coolest Baby in a Bassinet Illusion Costume

The coolest Baby Costume Ever! I made this Baby in a Bassinet Illusion costume for my 10 year old out of cardboard fabric and a cabbage patch doll with its head cut off. Everything was hot glued together. We used a velcro belt with a pocket and a thin pvc pipe attached to the front … Read more