Cool Homemade Macho Madness Costume

Cool Homemade Macho Madness Costume

Macho Man Randy Savage! While at work, I goofingly put a bandana on my head and threw on sunglasses. I gave a “oh yeah” and we had a good laugh. A few months later, we went to a WWE show at Madison Square Garden and I dressed up like Savage. The place went nuts. That … Read more

Cosmic Key Couple Costume: Stardust and Goldust

Cosmic Key Couple Costume: Stardust and Goldust

My best friend and I have done a few wrestling couple costumes in the past few years. Yes, we are girls! But it’s so much fun dressing up as male wrestlers. It’s also very funny! We were Macho Man (me) and Hulk Hogan (my friend Teresa) last Halloween (2013), and for Wrestlemania 30 in New … Read more

Sumo Wrestler Toddler and Geisha Mom Couple Costume

Sumo Wrestler Toddler and Geisha Mom Couple Costume

For the sumo costume, I ordered white sweatpants and sweatshirt online about two sizes too big, dyed them with RIT clothing dye in sandstone color for a flesh colored look. Stitched a pair of pjs top and bottom to inside of sweats and then stuffed with pillow stuffing. Purchased a black scrap material cotton and … Read more

Best Harlem Globetrotters Boy Group Costume

Best Harlem Globetrotters Boy Group Costume

Let me start by saying that there aren’t many options for a five-boy group costume unless they are open to being a boy band or something like that.  With that being said, our options were limited.  Since all the boys are athletes and basketball tryouts were right around the corner, The Harlem Globetrotters seemed very … 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

Cutest 80’s Workout Girls Couple Costume for Toddlers

Cutest 80's Workout Girls Couple Costume for Toddlers

My best friend and I knew that we wanted our little girls to have coordinating costumes that were cute, funny AND unique for our church’s Trunk or Treat event for Halloween 2014. After many discussions, we finally decided on 80’s exercise girls. We both found old swimsuits, bought the white tights at Walmart to go … Read more

The Raddest Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

The Raddest Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

Welcome to the description of the raddest, most Macho, Macho Man Randy Savage costume you have ever seen OH YEAH! I started by going to my local Goodwill and finding the yellow suit jacket that I would use as my base. From there I went on the Internet hunt for a Macho Man Randy Savage … Read more

Suarez the Vampire and Chiellini the Zombie Costume: The Famous Bite

Suarez the Vampire and Chiellini the Zombie Costume: The Famous Bite

My boyfriend and I are big soccer/football fans and couldn’t believe this year when Uruguay’s Louis Suarez BIT Italy’s George Chiellini. It was a famous bite seen around the world and was turned into memes, YouTube videos and dubbed Suarez as a vampire! It wasn’t his first bite (and I am sure it won’t be … Read more

Cool Original Mascot Character Costumes

Cool Original Mascot Character Costumes

My 13 year old creates original mascot character costumes. Meet “Kimberly,” “Aurora,” and “Bandai,” three characters my daughter, Marisol drew and brought to life, so to speak. Already an accomplished artist as a child, Marisol loves to draw new characters. Suddenly, about a month ago, paper became secondary to foam! She would disappear into the basement … Read more

Justin Verlander Baseball Costume with Kate Upton

Justin Verlander Baseball Costume with Kate Upton

In the news there has been talk of so many celebrities having their personal photos hacked and posted to the internet. Justin Verlander (pitcher for the Detroit Tigers) and Kate Upton (model) are dating and fell victim to these online hacks. A photo was released online of them taking a selfie in a bathroom mirror … Read more

Funny Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding Couple Costume

Funny Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding Couple Costume

Natalie (Nancy) and I (Tonya) were previous co-workers turned best friends. Last Halloween we decided we needed a costume that would give a good laugh and maybe some nostalgia. After debating and throwing out some overdone costumes we came up with a blast from the past this Halloween. Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding ladies and … Read more

Scuba Diver Caught by an Octopus Illusion Costume

Scuba Diver Caught by an Octopus Illusion Costume

In the summer a person on an on-line garage sale was giving away a large bag of bubble wrap. i jumped on it thinking, I know I can make a costume with this. I immediately thought of an octopus, but it was my husband who said, make him a scuba diver that has been captured … Read more

DIY 1970s High School Gym Teacher Costumes

DIY 1970s High School Gym Teacher Costumes

Our gym teacher costumes were inspired by our moms who were teenagers in the 70s. The clothing parts of the costumes were very basic, the accessories were cheap, and the diy props were easy to make. We went out to a local bar for Halloween so we went for campy with “Horndog High School” but … Read more

Coolest Ever Ned Yost Bunting Card Costume

Coolest Ever Ned Yost Bunting Card Costume

As a HUGE Kansas City Royals fan, I instantly fell in love with the idea of creating a tribute to our head coach Ned Yost by recreating his 1983 Topps Milwaukee Brewers card of him bunting after reaching the World Series this year. As soon as I tweeted a picture of it, it became an … Read more

Sexy Homemade Hulk Costume for a Woman

Sexy Homemade Hulk Costume for a Woman

Hulkamania’s running wild! My name is Trish W. I am a bartender for The Round Up in Green Bay, WI. I usually go as something on the sexy side for Halloween and I wanted to do something funny this year. So many of my customers say I look like I work out a lot and … Read more

The Resurrection of Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

The Resurrection of Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

My girlfriend and I originally needed some cool costumes to wear for Mardi Gras 2014 in NOLA. She was flipping through pics of really colorful costumes for us online and came across an awesome looking character for me to dress up as. She had no idea this was a beloved WWF wrestler from my childhood. … Read more

Pregnant Couple Costume: Basketball Player and Ball

Pregnant Couple Costume: Basketball Player and Ball

I actually painted the ball on my belly myself using the bathroom mirror. I made sure to paint over the stretch marks I have gotten. This is our first pregnancy. I am 38 weeks pregnant in the picture. We don’t know the gender, we are keeping it a surprise so we just say “We are … Read more

Homemade Zombie Wrestlers Group Costume

Homemade Zombie Wrestlers Group Costume

San Antonio has broke the world record for the zombie walk and we were part of the fun. I wanted something unique but funny for this annual walk that has every kind of zombie imaginable. I knew women dressed as men is always hilarious and you never see wrestlers at halloween, even though they are … Read more

Cool DIY Ultimate Warrior Child Costume

Cool DIY Ultimate Warrior Child Costume

My 8 year old is a huge wrestling fan. For some reason he is obsessed with the 80’s wrestlers more than the ones of today (probably because the modern ones are lame!) His favorite wrestler is the Ultimate Warrior. He was looking forward to seeing the Warrior make some more guest appearances  in the WWE, … Read more

Cute Rodeo Clown Costume for 2-Year-Old

Cute Rodeo Clown Costume for 2-Year-Old

First I took a pair of old blue jeans that were several sizes too big for her and cut them jagged on the edges to the length I needed. I then took flexible water pipe and made a circle, such as a hula hoop, the same size as the jeans when buttoned. I secured the … Read more

Coolest Living a Trophy Life Couple Costume

Coolest Living a Trophy Life Couple Costume

I always joke with my wife Jodi that she is a trophy wife. So we came up with the idea of being trophies and wanting to match, and being golf fans we chose to be golf trophies. I chose to be the likeness of Payne Stewart – the 1999 Men’s Us Open Golf Champion, and Jodi … Read more

Cute Baby Scuba Diver Costume

Cute Baby Scuba Diver Costume

My dad is a certified scuba diver, so I thought he’d love seeing his grand daughter dressed up as a tiny scuba diver. I just finished the costume yesterday and am still working on the tutorial, but when it’s done I’ll post it on my blog. I used a ton of duct tape, electrical tubing, … Read more