Awesome DIY Comic-Con Apocalyptic Exo Suit Costume

exo suit costume

I built this huge exo suit costume by myself out of scraps and on a tight budget over. The suit is made of card, foam, little bit of wood and lots of glue. Also I made wooden stilts that were difficult to walk in at first. But I’ve perfected them now and can walk a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Macho Man Costume – You Dig It!

Coolest Macho Man Costume. You dig it!

Snap Into a Slim Jim! “Wanna light up your life? Need a lil excitement? Snap into a Slim Jim! A little beef and a little spice, with everything nice!” This was my inspiration for my Macho Man costume. Check out my costume in action, here. Making my Second Macho Man Costume I created my second Macho … Read more

Awesome Homemade Female Macho Man Costume

female macho man costume

I was the only girl in the family and was really into wrestling as a kid. I loved Macho Man Randy Savage because, well he’s the cream of the crop! So, I wanted to emulate his extravagant costume in the most savage way as possible to pay homage. Thus, check out my female Macho Man costume! … Read more

Coolest Homemade Family Camping Costumes

family camping costumes

The Idea for our Family Camping Costumes Our family loves camping and it is our dream to one day have a cute vintage trailer of our own! So we became our own campsite with these family camping costumes. Constructing the Trailer I started by googling vintage trailers. We LOVE the Shasta design so that is what … Read more

Soccer Ball Mascot Costume

Our daughter is a serious soccer player so we made her into a big soccer ball with the club logo on front and number on back. The ball is made of soccer panels hand sewed together. I made a separate liner with stuffing inside to allow it to fit over and around her. We completed … Read more

Coolest Happy Camper Costume

Coolest Happy Camper Costume

My family and I like to go camping before Halloween. We go to a campground near us that has some activities all weekend. Last year I went as a campfire and it was a hit. I thought what to do for this year, and I decided a camper would be fun to make. That is … Read more

Coolest Macho Man Costume

Coolest Macho Man Costume

“Too hot to handle too cold to hold, I’m the tower of power, too sweet to be sour, I’m funky like a monkey, sky’s the limit and space is the place. Ooooohhhhhhh Yeeeeeeeaaaaaaaahhhhh!!!” For Holloween, I decided to make a Macho Man Costume based on his interview on the Arsenio Hall Show. I spent three days … Read more

Funny Crossfit Douche Bag Costume

Funny Crossfit Douche Bag Costume

Wearing our CrossFit Douche Bag costume, we went on a ghost tour with our friends. As we walked around learning about the haunted places downtown, people kept coming up to us and saying we had such a creative and funny costume. People were impressed that we incorporated our dogs in our theme. We were happy … Read more

Cool NY METS Homerun Apple Costume

Cool NY METS Homerun Apple Costume

I decided to make my family a baseball-themed family. We are huge Mets fans and that was the year the Mets made it all the way (well not quite). So we made our son a NY METS Homerun Apple costume. So I started with a balance/workout ball. We covered it with strips of Plaster of Paris. … Read more

Funny Family Basketball Game Costume

Funny Family Basketball Game Costume

Our family loves to do Halloween family costume ideas, so when we found out we had another baby on the way we started planning. Trying to figure out how to incorporate the pregnancy into the costume was a lot of fun. So the family basketball game costume was a very simple costume idea that included … Read more

Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

Hey guys, this is my modern and tattooed randy savage WWE Halloween costume. I’m a big randy savage fan and loved wrestling as a kid. I especially loved watching randy savage as he was a great technical wrestler and was very entertaining, he could be a good guy or a heel and pull it off … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Costumes for the Family

Coolest Under the Sea Costumes for the Family

When my husband, Jesse, and I asked our two year old daughter, Nora, what she wanted to be for Halloween some of the responses we got were Tuesday, ice cream and bathing suit. Living in New Jersey, Halloween night can get very cold and already owning a wet suit we figured that would be a … Read more

Scuba Diver Trapped by a Jellyfish Costume

Scuba Diver Trapped by a Jellyfish Costume

This year my son 7 year old son Aiden wanted to a Jellyfish costume. His class is currently studying sea creatures and he loves reading about jellyfish & starfish. First, I used a clear bubble umbrella for the frame of the jelly. I covered the frame with rolled up bubble wrap, spiraled from top to … Read more

Homemade Space Jam Family Costumes!

Homemade Space Jam Family Costumes!

We came up with this homemade Space Jam family costume idea because our three year old son, Jayden LOVES Space Jam & loves basketball! We think we resembled each character! ;) & it’s hard to find interracial character costumes hehe! Creating the homemade Space Jam Family Costumes We started with solid white shirts & shorts: … Read more

Cute Roller Derby Costume

Cute Roller Derby Costume

To make the helmet, I took a kids’ construction helmet and covered it with duct tape. I printed some derby logos and taped it over the helmet and my shirt, which I shredded. I sewed my spandex shorts using some simple workout shorts as a model, and made my protectors with foam, Velcro and spandex … Read more

Great Couple Costume – A Couple of Trophies

Great Couple Costume - A Couple of Trophies

My hunny and I decided on being trophies this year!! Oh boy!  It was fun :).  I am a 2015 World series champion and April was a 2015 US open champion.   So we went thrift shopping picking out clothes that matched our theme. We also found old clothes laying around the house.  I painted … Read more

Let’s Go Camping Family Costume Idea

Let's Go Camping Family Costume Idea

The camping theme family costume idea was inspired by a family trip to a National Park. Cabin (worn by my Husband):  This cozy cabin will keep you safe from pesky critters.  It’s made of a felt sewn shell and reinforced with box/poster board. Cub Scout (worn by my 7 year old son):  This well-prepared Cub … Read more

Cool Hulk Hogan Costume

Cool Hulk Hogan Costume

I made this Hulk Hogan costume last minute, the day of Halloween! My boyfriend couldnt decide what to be and then he finally picked something: Hulk Hogan. At first I thought it was a silly idea, but thenI started Googling photos and found out that I could really go crazy and have some fun making … Read more

Coolest Fisherman and Mermaid Couple Costumes

Coolest Fisherman and Mermaid Couple Costumes

I got the idea for these couple costumes because I ran across the fishscale print maxi skirt on Amazon. I bought it, foam sea shells, an octopus necklace, starfish hairclip, starfish earrings, a starfish ring, the net, crab, and seaweed boa all off Amazon. I tapered in the skirt a bit at the knees to … Read more

Knockout Woman’s Boxer Costume

Knockout Woman's Boxer Costume

This was a KNOCKOUT fighter/MMA/boxer costume, literally! I went to visit my friends for Halloween last minute and had no idea what I was going to dress up as. I didn’t want to do the cliche cat costume or nurse that every always sees at college parties so instead I decided to think out of … Read more

Slam Dunk Pregnant Belly Costume

Slam Dunk Pregnant Belly Costume

I was 8 and a half months pregnant, and I wanted to make a clever pregnant belly costume to wear at the school in which I taught.  I looked online to try to get ideas for pregnant women, and I couldn’t find anything that I liked, or that I willing to put the effort into.  … Read more

Hulk Hogan and Jake the Snake DIY Toddler Costumes

Hulk Hogan and Jake the Snake DIY Toddler Costumes

I was trying to come up with something for my boys ages 4 and 2 to be for Halloween. They didn’t really give me any ideas except my 4 year old said something red (his favorite color). I was flipping through channels one night and saw old wrestling on and thought old-school wrestlers would be … Read more