Cutest Baby Costumes: The Delicious Granny Twins

cutest baby costumes

I wanted something different for my twins first Halloween that wasn’t just store bought but also wouldn’t put a huge dent in my bank account. I am a new mom of twins so I had a tight budget for TWO babies. For both costumes, it ended up costing me less than $7 to make! Mainly … Read more

Adorably Hilarious Homemade Toddler Old Lady Costume

toddler old lady costume

This toddler old lady costume was inspired by my mom (my daughter’s Grammy). It was her idea and although I thought it was lame at first, the idea stuck so we decided to give it a try. The supplies included a dress from Value Village, bag of cotton balls, sock nylons, sunglasses, necklace, sequin, hot … Read more

Easy DIY Adorable Twin Old Ladies

We thought dressing our twin daughters up as old ladies would be a fun Halloween costume. The costumes were very easy to put together.  I glued craft pom-poms onto hats for their wigs.  My husband made walkers out of PVC pipe and spray painted them.  We added tennis balls for a fun effect.  I purchased … Read more

Cool Barbie and Old Granny Costumes

Cool Barbie and Old Granny Costumes

My daughters are 6 and 7 but are complete opposites. One is quite and reserved. One is all diva. So one chose to put on a Barbie costume and the other chose an old granny costume. For the Barbie costume we started with a large box and just cut it like a doll box, spray painted it and … Read more

Adorable Grandparents Baby Costumes

Adorable Grandparents Baby Costumes

Silas (4 months old) and Gabrielle (5 months old) dressed up for Halloween in a grandma costume and a grandpa costume!  Dressing the babies up as old people was one of the funniest things I’ve ever done! We couldn’t contain our laughter, we were in tears. The ‘poor’ babies were very concerned when tears started … Read more

Over the Hill Beauty Queens Group Costume

Over the Hill Beauty Queens Group Costume

We have an annual sister’s weekend every October and get together in a town in Western Michigan. We have discovered an adult costume parade in the town where we were staying and have participated in it the last two years. It’s a blast. There are four of us sisters and we decided on a theme … Read more

Coolest Lil Granny Toddler Costume

Coolest Lil Granny Toddler Costume

Every year I normally create costumes for my kids. This year, I decided that our toddler would be a prefect granny! She’s short, she repeats herself (a lot), she’s incredibly nosy, and we typically wait around for her to complete any task – especially getting in and out of the car, so, she has the … Read more

Cutest Little Old Man Costume for a Toddler

Cutest Little Old Man Costume for a Toddler

This is my son “old man Charlie”! When deciding on a costume this seemed like a natural choice. His wardrobe is already pretty old man like (lots of cardigans) and we had the glasses – all we needed was a walker and mustache! He hates to wear his glasses, and he’s never worn a mustache … Read more

The Old Couple Homemade Child Costume

The Old Couple Homemade Child Costume

Bianca (5) and brother Luca (2) dressed up as an elderly couple for Halloween this year.  They took their costumes very seriously and played the part well! Bianca came up with the idea in mid-June and we started going through her closet and our house to compile the perfect “old lady” costume.  She wasn’t too … Read more

Old Folk Couple Costume

Old Folk Couple Costume

We always enjoy having a great time and making people laugh and this year as we strolled the party stores and looked through all the plethora of costumes, we just couldn’t find anything that screamed “us”. We were getting discouraged and didn’t want to show up in something off the rack. We needed to use … Read more

Cutest Little Old Lady Baby Costume

Cutest Little Old Lady Baby Costume

We couldn’t decide on a costume until the week of Halloween for our daughters first costume, with such little time we could either do something generic  or make something ourselves.  So we decided to make our own. Babies in a lot of ways  are like elderly and I couldn’t think of anything cuter, especially since … Read more

Cutest Old Man and Cupcake Costumes

Cutest Old Man and Cupcake Costumes

My 1 1/2 year old boy is an old man. We took clothes that he already had then got some suspenders cut them down to fit his size then resewed them back together. Then we took some PVC pipes and attached them together put some wheels on the bottom and spray painted it grey. For … Read more

Madea Goes Trick or Treating in a Cool Grandma Costume

Madea Goes Trick or Treating in a Cool Grandma Costume

I am a single mother to this precious jewel! She is my pride and joy and she’s just as silly as she is cute. During the week our schedule is hectic and consumed with work, school, ballet, and church, it is always go, go, go for the two of us. It comes as no surprise … Read more

Awesome Old Lady and Life Alert Button Funny Couple Costume

Funny Couple Costume

What goes together better than an old lady and a life alert? Nothing! My boyfriend Parker and I were thinking long and hard about what costume for couples would not be too cliche or predictable. And then we had a brilliant epiphany while watching a life alert commercial, lets be life alert! Watching a life … Read more

Last Minute Old Lady Costume for a Girl

Last Minute Old Lady Costume for a Girl

We decided to make my 9 year old daughter an Old Lady for Halloween this year. First we went to the local Thrift Store and got her an ugly sweater, slacks, and fanny pack all for .93 cents . Then we went to my grandma’s house to borrow a few things such as her Velcro … Read more

Cool Homemade Old Lady Costume

Cool Homemade Old Lady Costume

For the last 15+ years I have made most of my own costumes. Halloween is my favorit holiday After Halloween 2011, I started to think of a costume for the next year.  Right away the old lady costume came to my head so I started on it. I used knee highs for boobs and then … Read more

Simple and Easy 100 Year Old Lady Costume

Simple and Easy 100 Year Old Lady Costume

Meet Crossie and Belva. Don’t you just love old people? I volunteer at a boarding school and was honored to meet two of the sweetest old ladies. At their advanced age they have truly learned the value of visiting the children at the local school. They enjoy speaking with the kids telling them all about … Read more

Littlest Old Lady Costume for a Toddler

Littlest Old Lady Costume for a Toddler

Two months ago I gave birth to my 10th child, and as a result of losing my job, we were on a very tight budget this year. I had 10 costumes to make on only a couple bucks. I thought of the idea from the movie “vacation” Aunt Edna with her walker……so I went on … Read more

Grandma Emma Baby Costume

Grandma Emma Baby Costume

Emma just started walking so we thought this grandma baby costume would be funny. We took a wig from a George Washington costume and clipped some of the hair back. Also, took a walker and cut the legs down for her height and put tennis balls on the bottom. She was a hit. We went … Read more

Homemade Bedtime Granny Costume

Homemade Bedtime Granny Costume

I had previously done a “church lady” costume for a party, many of my friends joked about me wearing it to bed since it would take forever to get off. So expanding on that idea this year I created the “granny bed-time” look. most of the items including the housecoat, bedroom slippers, wig, and glasses … Read more

Last-Minute Granny and Papa Couple Costume

At the very last minute, we were invited to a costume party. All I had was some white hair paint, and just normal everyday clothes. I sprayed his bea

At the very last minute, we were invited to a costume party. All I had was some white hair paint, and just normal everyday clothes. I sprayed his beard and he put on some “Grandpa clothes” and he was done. As for me, I put rollers in my hair and then sprayed my hair. I … Read more