Golden Trophy Case Group Costume

Golden Trophy Case Group Costume

These costumes were for our school Senior Social, which was a Halloween party for the senior class! We got together as a group and spray painted our sports equipment and clothing in order to make it as gold as can be. Next we painted our bodies completely gold, which took about 2 hours total! Once … 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

Cool Hulkamania Costume for a Toddler

Cool Hulkamania Costume for a Toddler

This year when I asked my two and a half year old son what he wanted to be for Halloween, he replied with the name of a little girl he likes in his class. While I knew that wouldn’t happen, I also didn’t want to take him to the store and let him pick out … Read more

Vintage Deep Sea Diver Costume

Vintage Deep Sea Diver Costume

I live in Sapporo, Japan and always enjoy Halloween over here. One of the big disco clubs hosts an event that draws over 1,000 participants each year. Most of the locals buy their costumes at the same stores, and it is pretty easy to stand out if you spend a little time on making a … Read more

Cute Scuba Diver Baby Costume

Cute Scuba Diver Baby Costume

Here’s what I used to make the Scuba Diver baby costume: 2 water bottles Silver Spray paint $3 kids back pack Pink duct tape Black Electrical tape black nylon webbing black plastic clip Hot glue 4 feet of black “cord keeper” pacifier pink craft foam old watch Track suit I spray painted to 2 water … Read more

Cool Halloween Costume: Rodeo Cowboy Rides a Bucking Bull

Cool Halloween Costume: Rodeo Cowboy Rides a Bucking Bull

My son loves to watch bull riding! When he told me he wanted to be a bull rider I thought this will be a fun project.  My mother always made our costumes growing up so I am continuing the tradition. We used diaper boxes for the bull. Brown spray paint for the boxes and cardboard … Read more

Team Hendrick NASCAR Group Costume

Team Hendrick NASCAR Group Costume

We are HUGE NASCAR fans but even bigger fans of the Hendrick drivers. My daughter is #5 Kasey Kahne, I am #24 Jeff Gordon, my son is #48 Jimmie Johnson, and my husband #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. The cars are cardboard and decals are printed sticker paper. The kid’s suits are flight suits with iron … Read more

Deer and Hunter Couple Costume

Deer and Hunter Couple Costume

My husband has always been an avid outdoorsman and especially loves to deer hunt.  He does not however love to dress up and go to Halloween parties.  So this year he agreed to go when I suggested this couples costume.  He could be the hunter and I would be the deer he had been chasing. … Read more

Easy No-Sew DIY Swimmers who Can’t Swim Group Costume

For this group costume, all you really need to do is raid the dollar tree during the summer.  All of the accessories were the blow up toys from there.  To make the old-school swimmers outfit, use a piece of fabric kind of in the shape of a twin sheet and then fold it in half … Read more

Easy No-Sew DIY Golfers Group Costume with Caddie

To make the golfer costume, you really just need golf-style clothing.  Many of these pieces were already owned by the people wearing them.  To make the caddie outfit, just use a pillow case that you cut up the long side and cut a hole for the head.  Use small strips of fabric to hold it … Read more

The Best Ultimate Warrior Costume Ever

The Best Ultimate Warrior Costume Ever

This Ultimate Warrior costume was made for a WWE Wrestling Theme Bachelor Party! Not only did we all dress up as wrestlers but we went to a WWE event! I picked the Ultimate Warrior because 1. He’s awesome and 2. With my face painted hopefully nobody would recognize me lol. First I decided my theme … Read more

Last Minute Group Costume Idea: MLB Racing Sausages

Last Minute Group Costume Idea: MLB Racing Sausages

We were all working in the Meat Dept and trying to come up with a clever “Meat Themed” costume we could still work in. All of the stuff I saw online hotdogs and steaks were too bulky for us to work in. So I brainstormed and looked in the closet and was able to get … Read more

Amazing Golden Trophies Group Costume

Amazing Golden Trophies Group Costume

Last years costumes were a blast! I first had seen this trophy idea done with some high school students and fell in love with it! I knew this was what us girls had to do for Halloween. Our local small town has some pretty competitive Halloween costume contests and we had won the group costume … Read more

Coolest Rockford Peach Costume from A League of Their Own

Coolest Rockford Peach Costume from A League of Their Own

My friend shared that she was hoisting a retro sports themed party and my mind started racing. I wanted to be a derby girl from the ’70’s, a retro aerobics instructor and more. For some reason I could not get the movie A League of Their Own out of my head. I wanted to be … Read more

My Little Rockford Peach – League of Their Own Toddler Costume

My Little Rockford Peach - League of Their Own Toddler Costume

I saw this costume on Pinterest and completely fell in love with it. Unfortunately, there was no tutorial and the only ones I could find on Etsy were $150. I’m a perfectionist and a HUGE A League of Their Own fan, so I decided to make one myself. Using my daughter’s clothes, I made the top, … Read more

Cool Homemade Baseball Trophy Costume

Cool Homemade Baseball Trophy Costume

My grandson loves baseball and wanted to do something different this year than just a baseball player so we made our grandson a MVP All Star Little League trophy for his costume this year. It turned out awesome. We used his old baseball uniform top ,pants, socks and cleets and spaypainted them all gold. We … Read more

Gold Trophy Wife and Master Baiter Couple Costume

Gold Trophy Wife and Master Baiter Couple Costume

In the past my husband and I have created costumes to mimic movie characters such as Zombies, Alice & The Mad Hatter, Professor Dumbledore & Professor McGonagall.  This year we decided to take a more creative approach along with the goal of saving as much money as possible. WARNING: Do not be surprised to find … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ultimate Warrior Costume

Coolest Homemade Ultimate Warrior Costume

My older brother was throwing a Halloween party this year, and let me tell you something – when my brother does anything, and I mean ANYTHING, he goes all out. That being considered, I knew there was going to be a lot of food, booze and a great turnout. So I thought to myself ‘Why … Read more

Cute Baby Aerobic Instructor Costume: Let’s Get Physical, Physical!

Cute Baby Aerobic Instructor Costume: Let's Get Physical, Physical!

This was my daughter’s second Halloween costume.  It was VERY last minute and very inexpensive! Half of the stuff I already had.  I was absolutely against a pre-made store costume. She already had hot pink leggings, the leg warmers, and puma shoes. I only had to purchase the leotard (six dollars), a thrift shop sweat shirt … Read more

Mascot-Style Flying Squirrel Costume

Mascot-Style Flying Squirrel Costume

“A flying squirrel? Why on earth did you pick a flying squirrel?” That’s all I heard on Halloween. But really, why aren’t flying squirrels a more popular Halloween costume choice? Cute ears, fluffy tail, and winged arms…what more can you want out of a costume? And I figured that if I was going to be … Read more

Greatest Macho Man Costume Ever!

Greatest Macho Man Costume Ever!

Who doesn’t love old school wrestling characters!? This year Macho Man had to be done. Went to a fabric store and was lucky to find the most perfect, in your face purple fabric, one side was full of sequence. Also purchased silver fabric for the letters and stars that are located on the robe. Measured … Read more

Best Mom-Made Scuba Diver Costume for a 5 Year Old

Best Mom-Made Scuba Diver Costume for a 5 Year Old

We made the coolest scuba diver costume for Halloween this year.  It even glowed!!!  Our son was the happiest kid in town. It started back in the summer. We bought him a youth scuba diver kit for when we go to the local swimming pool.  Our son is fascinated with the ocean, ponds, swimming pools, etc. If … Read more

Coolest Paddle Ball Couple Halloween Costume

Coolest Paddle Ball Couple Halloween Costume

I LOVE Halloween and my husband is a great sport.  This year we searched and searched and came up with this little dandy!  A very fun costume that was relatively cheap to make and was so much fun! The Ball! I purchased a large beach ball on line.  I used a flour, water, glue paper … Read more

Old School Hulk Hogan Halloween Costume

Old School Hulk Hogan Halloween Costume

I’d wanted to do a costume for the Hulkster for quite sometime but unfortunately I don’t have the body for it. This was probably the most embarrassing part of the costume, as I’m quite pale I had to get a spray tan done just to have that bronzed skin look. I can’t claim entirely homemade … Read more