Crazy Pirate Costume

Crazy Pirate Costume

My Pirate costume took about half an hour, had my wife do the make up in my face, put on some crazy all shirt and made the pants of a old table cloth. Painted my nails black and put on fake teeth. Had some old boots, rings and chains; borrowed my sons fake knife and … Read more

Cool Pirates of the Caribbean Costumes for a Family

Cool Pirates of the Caribbean Costumes for a Family

Sometimes you get an idea in your head and you just start running with it!  Hence, our Halloween outfits this year.  I suppose this idea started a couple months ago.  We had a few family date nights where we sat around, ate pizza and watched The Pirates of the Caribbean together.  Any scary parts, we’d … Read more

DIY Creative Pirate Ship Done in Two Weeks

DIY Creative Pirate Ship Done in Two Weeks

To make this Pirate ship, I started by taking sheet wood and tracing and cutting out a pirate Ship, did that twice one for each side. Then I added 3 wood pieces to the front and center and back to hold the side of the pirate ship together. I then spray painted everything. I then … Read more

Easy No-Sew DIY Pirate Group Costume

To make the boy pirate costumes, we started with long sleeve button down shirts.  We cut the collars off, added string in the top button holes, and made the edges ragged.  For the pants, we used pajama pants that we made ragged at the bottom.  The belts were made from scrap fabric that we had … Read more

Coolest Homemade Jack Sparrow Costume – The Real Deal!

Coolest Homemade Jack Sparrow Costume - The Real Deal!

It’s a priate’s life for me! There is no more iconic character than Pirates of the Caribbean, Jack Sparrow. This Jack Sparrow costume took some time and a lot of studying to make the character come alive in the most authentic way possible. My husband is a stickler for detail and I’m the costume designer, … Read more

Contest-Winning Pirate and Her Ship Costume

Contest-Winning Pirate and Her Ship Costume

My daughter were brainstorming on what Grandpa Bemo could make this year for McKenley for Halloween.  We came up with the pirate ship.  When shown to Grandpa he stated *Mary that is way to big*  *What are you thinking?*  I said I thought that is would be awesome.  Please build it!!!!  The next morning he … Read more

10 Minute DIY Pirate Costume

10 Minute DIY Pirate Costume

Well, my son has forgotten to tell me that he is having a costumed party at school that morning! What to do? School is about to start in 15 minutes! This is all I came up with at such short notice; I decided to dress him up as a pirate. I looked around in a … Read more

Pirate Boy in his Wagon Pirate Ship Costume

Pirate Boy in his Wagon Pirate Ship Costume

My son wanted a ship and since he is obsessed with all types of vehicles including ships we decided to make him a ship for Halloween. I looked at the red flier wagons we had sitting in the garage and began drawing up plans. A week later we came up with the coolest ship anyone … Read more

Little Pirate and His Ship Illusion Costume

Little Pirate and His Ship Illusion Costume

My son loves boxes (as do most children). He said he wanted to build an arc. shortly after we bought a pirate costume for a friend’s baby. He decided he wanted to be a pirate for Halloween. We were making a pirate ship for Halloween! Goodwill had pants and a shirt, the toy box had … Read more