Cool NY Costume Idea: Statue of Liberty Snow Globe

Cool NY Costume Idea: Statue of Liberty Snow Globe

We love New York City and wanted to honor it by creating a larger-than-life replica of a favorite souvenir, a Statue of Liberty Snow Globe.  We knew it was going to be difficult but we felt up to the challenge. The first issue was the snow globe itself.  For the dome we used three large … Read more

Cool Homemade Human Snowglobe Costume

Cool Homemade Human Snowglobe Costume

I made this costume for a local fun run. It was a bit challenging but I actually ran the entire 3 miles inside the snow globe.  I had a few ohhs and ahhs, a handful of wow– check out the snow globe, and a number of CAN YOU BREATH in there!  (No worries, I had … Read more

Original Snow Globe Costume (That Really Snows!)

Original Snow Globe Costume (That Really Snows!)

I decided about two days after Halloween that the next year I wanted to be a snow globe.  Not just a snow globe, but a functioning snow globe.  Lucky for me I was able to combine my craftiness with my husband’s electrical engineering brain to make that happen.  However, it turned out to be a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Oktoberfest Snowglobe Costume

Homemade Oktoberfest Snowglobe Costume

This homemade Oktoberfest Snowglobe costume took 14 hours, and about $50 to build. I started with foam batting and some wood veneer. The foam was cut into strips with a serrated knife (mess), and glued end to end to form a ring. To add some stability I soaked the veneer, and hot glued it within … Read more

Cutest Snowglobe Costume

Homemade Snowglobe Costume

This Homemade Snowglobe Costume is the cutest snow globe from Hawaii that you have ever seen. My daughter collects snow globes from all over the world, so what better than to turn her into one? We chose a nice tropical place so she could be a cute hula girl. Two costumes for the price of … Read more

Coolest South Dakota Snow Globe Costume

Homemade South Dakota Snow Globe Costume

Well the idea for this Homemade South Dakota Snow Globe Costume came from a picture I saw on the internet of a little girl who was a Hawaiian snowglobe. I thought, “Hmmm, I should see what I can come up with to be a South Dakota snowglobe!” The obvious choice was to involve Mt. Rushmore. … Read more

Snow Globe Costume

My wife made the mistake of suggesting that I make a Snow Globe costume. I love the challenge of coming up with creative Halloween costume ideas. At first my head was going to be above the globe, but the technological challenge of doing it Bubble Boy style was too tempting. I made the globe much … Read more