Cabbage Patch Dog Costume for a Cute Pomeranian

Cabbage Patch Dog Costume for a Cute Pomeranian

Hi, my name is Victoria and I have the most adorable Pomeranian, Gia Marie. We always dress up together for Halloween. The past Halloween I wanted to be a little creative and I was inspired by making a homemade costume. The idea to create a Cabbage Patch Pom was inspired by kid’s homemade costumes and … Read more

Eye-Catching Quirky Homemade Fisherman and Catfish Costume

Eye-Catching Quirky Homemade Fisherman and Catfish Costume

My cat, Nero’s favorite toy happens to be a fishing rod with a stuffed mouse as the lure, so I was looking through my scrap fabric and I found a discarded shirt that was made of strange fabric that looked a little like scales. I decided right then and there that I should turn him … Read more

40 Year Old Toddler and Toy Jack-in-the-Box Costume

40 Year Old Toddler and Toy Jack-in-the-Box Costume

Since my rescue dog “Pixel” does NOT like to dress up for Halloween, I normally let him off the hook. Every year (he’s 6 now) we go to the Dog-O-Ween contest so that he can play with all of the other dogs, and mommy can see all the cool costumes. This year I had an … Read more

High Flying Snoopy Versus The Red Baron Pet Dog Costumes

High Flying Snoopy Versus The Red Baron Pet Dog Costumes

My one year old son loves airplanes and my father is a pilot, so I began the task of brainstorming a pet Halloween costume that would include an airplane. My dog, Santo, is black and white so it hit me one day that I should make a costume that revolves around the infamous “dogfight” against … Read more

Coolest Sock Monkey Cat Costume

Coolest Sock Monkey Cat Costume

This is my kitty Nimrod dressed up in a sock monkey cat costume. I will say she is quite the good sport when it comes to getting dressed up, albeit a bit annoyed at the idea of having her tail inside the costume tail. I made this costume by hand (no sewing machine). I only … Read more

The Big Bad Wolf (as Grandma) Dog Costume

The Big Bad Wolf (as Grandma) Dog Costume

I always dress up my dog Oscar for Halloween! He loves it! This July, I got a second dog, Mya. So for Halloween this year, I wanted them to go as a paired couple. I didn’t really see much in the stores for “coupled” dog costumes. So, I decided to make my own. A few … Read more

Chick Fila Cow Dog Costume

Chick Fila Cow Dog Costume

This is Priss Bell. She was already black and white spotted like a cow, so we just added a cowbell around her neck and made up a little sign that says eat more chicken. We made some foam horns to go on her head and used elastic pinned together to hold them on. Every time … Read more

Rasta Dog Costume: Pablo the Boston Terrier Does Bob Marley

Rasta Dog Costume: Pablo the Boston Terrier Does Bob Marley

Pablo is sporting our tribute costume to the late great Bob Marley! He is wearing a very colorful tie dyed tee shirt, a Rasta style hat complete with dreadlocks, (not naturally his of course!), his bling is a simple blend of Mardi Gras beads and of course some sky blue 60’s era shades!

Edward Scissorpaws Costume for a Chihuahua Dog

Edward Scissorpaws Costume for a Chihuahua Dog

This year I decided to dress up my five-year old Chinese crested/chihuahua mix as Edward Scissorhands/Scissorpaws. He is used to wearing clothes so it was easy for me to make him this costume, since he is tolerant. I first collected my materials: Leather, Electrical tape (black), Belts, Buckles, Glue gun, Sewing Kit, and Key Chain … Read more

Cool Scuba Dogs

Cool Scuba Dogs

These are my adopted retired racing greyhounds, Nattie and Whompus. They’re two reunited litter-mates who raced at different tracks around the country for 3 years before we had the pleasure of being able to adopt them both as our first dogs ever. Despite being 4 years old, they have never lived in a home before, … Read more

Deliciously Adorable Cookie Monster Costumes for Dogs

Deliciously Adorable Cookie Monster Costumes for Dogs

Our family and friends absolutely loved the costumes – especially since they were very kid-friendly this year.  Last year, we dressed our German Shepherd (Bailey) up as a martini (using an e-collar for the martini glass and green balls and red felt for the olives), but random strangers posted her photo up on Reddit and … Read more

Toothless Dragon Dog Costume

Toothless Dragon Dog Costume

Well, my boyfriend is going as a chainsaw wielding Nazi clown and I couldn’t think of anything I could dress up as that would match that, so I had to think what I could go as by myself. Then I realized I didn’t have to be by myself, I have a dog that could dress … Read more

Cutest Race Horse and Jockey Duo Costume Ever!

Cutest Race Horse and Jockey Duo Costume Ever!

We own danes and horses and everyone teases us we keep small horses in our house.  So it was only natural we created a race horse/jockey duo for Halloween!  I bought silk blends and some faux leather at Joannes Fabric Store and got creative to come up with a pattern! I started with a dish … Read more

Mario Kart and Horses in Costume

Mario Kart and Horses in Costume

We wanted to dress our horses up for Halloween and had a couple individual costume ideas floating around, but one day I was browsing facebook and a friend had taken a “What should you be for halloween?” quiz, out of boredom I took it too and my result was “Mario Kart” with a photo of … Read more

Little Bo Peep and Her Horsey Sheep Costumes

Little Bo Peep and Her Horsey Sheep Costumes

Every year we compete in a fun little local Halloween Horse Show, the prizes are just ribbons but everyone really gets into it and it is an absolute blast! This year we went the extra mile and got a HUGE reaction from our costume! Everyone laughed, Ooooo’ed and awed and just had plain fun! Sometimes … Read more

Scary Little ShitzBoo Dog Costume

Scary Little ShitzBoo Dog Costume

I wanted my baby’s first Halloween to be original, rather than a store brought costume. So I decided to make her one with no sew, just cut outs. I just took an old pillow case, put it over my Shihtzu and marked where the eyes & nose are and cut holes for it. then I … Read more

Fun and Easy Scuba Outfit for a Dog

Fun and Easy Scuba Outfit for a Dog

Under the sea where Jojo is his happiest, so we were thinking, thinking, and thinking some more. Nothing seemed to match until his mom and I saw a video of a dog scuba diving. We were in awe with the whole concept and thought that was going to be the best costume ever. We added … Read more

Jax Dog Costume from Sons of Anarchy

Jax Dog Costume from Sons of Anarchy

I’m a huge Sons of Anarchy fan. I think it’s one of the best shows out there today. In fact, my dog’s name is Jax, the name of the main character. I thought to myself that since the show is ending this season after 7 long seasons on the air, I should “honor” it the best … Read more

Winston Kahlo, a Chug Honors his Heritage

Winston Kahlo, a Chug Honors his Heritage

I adopted Winston when he was three years old from a run down shelter in Athens, GA, where he had worms, was severely underweight, and part of his ear had been bitten off. Since then I have been determined to provide him the best life ever. I make all of his clothes, and I figured … Read more

Giant Poodle Costume for a Horse!

Giant Poodle Costume for a Horse!

We decided to make our yearling into a Giant Poodle and Our Shar Pei Puppy into a Clumsy Clown. Luna’s Costume was bought off Ebay but we made the poodle costume and this is how we did it. 10yds of Polyester Stretch Poodle Faux Fabric in Black. One Polyester ball. Cardboard. Glue. Pink Ribbon 5yds. Black … Read more

Cool Dog Halloween Costume: Puppy Ghost

Cool Dog Halloween Costume: Puppy Ghost

Last Halloween Riley was about 2-3 months old and I hadn’t met him yet. I found him at the local Humane Society when he was about 4 months old, so this is our first Halloween together. We decided to go the DIY route and found a twin sized white bed sheet at the local thrift … Read more

Moose The Chihuahua Cereal Killer

Moose The Chihuahua Cereal Killer

Moose is a 4 pound black chihuahua. For Halloween this year, I decided to make him a cereal killer costume. I used an orange sweater he already had, two cereal boxes given to me by my sister, plastic knives which I already had at home, cereal which I already had, and red paint which I … Read more

Dog-tor Seuss Would Be Happy With These Things

Dog-tor Seuss Would Be Happy With These Things

My two boys are always happy and stick together.  What better way to celebrate their joy for life.  Dr. Seuss created two joyful and destructive creates that pop out of a crate. Thing 1 is my mini Aussie who is four years old and my rescued yellow lab, with a touch of Golden Retriever, he’s … Read more

Witty Labrador Retriever Costume: EBOLA LAB

Witty Labrador Retriever Costume: EBOLA LAB

Star 98 Radio and Kia Motors sponsor an annual “Dog-O-Ween” contest to raise money for the local humane society in Tallahassee, FL, so we entered our Yellow Lab, Beau.  With all the news these days about Ebola, we decided to make him into an “Ebola Lab.”  Outdated lab supplies were found at a local thrift … Read more