Coolest Emmy Award Costume

My husband has a few of these awards lying around (he is a television camera operator) and I thought it a great idea to go as an “Emmy”. But just like all costumes on this website, it just takes time and patience. I started off by researching the length of the dress (floor length) and … Read more

Coolest Golden Globe Award Costume

Homemade Golden Globe Award Costume

And the winner is? I made a Golden Globe Award costume for my school’s Spirit day “Red Carpet Day”. Materials: -2 boxes -3 hula hoops -gold fabric or material -string -glitter The bottom half of the costume is just two boxes on top of each other with the bottoms cut out so that you can … Read more

Head-Turning Emmy Award Costume

Head-Turning Emmy Award Costume

My mom and I make my costume every year. This year’s inspiration was an Emmy award. Gold, Gold, and more Gold! For the Emmy Award costume I started by buying a gold dress, battery operated Christmas lights, gold body paint and one of those expandable ball toys. Then it was off to the craft store … Read more

2013 Best Academy Awards Winner Costume

2013 Best Academy Awards Winner Costume

Welcome to the 85th Academy Awards! I am your host Oscar and I will be with you for the whole evening! I am wearing this little number from the 2013 “Sweitzer Fall Collection!” I got the idea to be the host of the Oscars from looking at past pictures on Coolest Homemade Costumes!   This … Read more

Coolest Homemade Emmy Award Costume

Homemade Emmy Award Costume

I was inspired to create an Emmy Award Costume after the awards last year. It was a costume I had never seen on anyone, so I immediately took up the challenge. I dress I scored from a Goodwill, in the nightgown section. I sewed some improvements to make the dress like the one on the … Read more

Cool DIY Oscar Statue Costume

Unique Halloween Costumes Photo Gallery and How-To Tips

I was invited to a Hollywood party and I didn’t want to go as the usual Marilyn, Cleopatra or Madonna. I always like finding unique Halloween costumes. The idea of an Oscar award popped into my head and from then on I was on a mission. By 3pm on the day of the party my … Read more