Coolest Angler Fish in a Aquarium Costume

Coolest Angler Fish in a Aquarium Costume

My son, Blake, asked to be a fish tank for Halloween this year. He is a fish hobbyist. He has a 55 gallon fish tank in his room that he loves dearly! I’m sure that is where his idea came from. The Angler Fish was inspired from the movie, “Finding Nemo”. We decided he was … Read more

Original Zombie Head in a Fish Tank Costume

Original Zombie Head in a Fish Tank Costume

So this costume started off with my seven year old really wanting to be Anna or Elsa from Frozen. I told her that there would be a million and one of them and she needed to be something more original and maybe something scary. So I went looking around on this site and found a … Read more

Glowing Deep Sea Aquarium Child’s Costume

Glowing Deep Sea Aquarium Child's Costume

My daughter wanted to be an aquarium for Halloween and although I was daunted at first, it actually came together pretty easily and it was a huge hit at our Halloween party.  Kids and parents swarmed around her to get a look at the inside of the aquarium and she won “Most Creative Costume”. Supplies: … Read more

Homemade Fish Aquarium Halloween Costume for a Boy

Homemade Fish Aquarium Halloween Costume for a Boy: I started this homemade Fish Aquarium Halloween costume with a box the size to fit my son's head and be able to carry on shoulders for ease. I cut out

I started this homemade Fish Aquarium Halloween costume with a box the size to fit my son’s head and be able to carry on shoulders for ease. I cut out one side completely and two sides for side view. I left one side solid and covered with tank backing from Pet Smart. My son helped … Read more

Creative Mother and Baby Costume: Fish and Bowl

My daughter was only 3 months old, but I wanted to include her in my crazy tradition of weird Halloween costumes.  I'm not sure where the idea

My daughter was only 3 months old, but I wanted to include her in my crazy tradition of weird Halloween costumes.  I’m not sure where the idea came from, but I decided to dress her as a goldfish and dress myself up as the fishbowl. There aren’t any patterns for infant costumes, and I didn’t … Read more

Coolest Fish Tank Costume

Homemade Fish Tank Costume

One fish. Two Fish. Red Fish. Blue Fish. I have wanted to be an aquarium for quite some time not and I finally made one! Materials: -Big Box -Blue transparent material (cellophane) – Paper fish -Fishing line -Snorkel -Goggles -Flippers First, I had to find an appropriate box. I looked all around and finally my … Read more

Coolest Fish Aquarium Costume

Homemade Fish Aquarium Costume

I made this costume using 2 boxes, one to fit my upper body and the other for my head. I adhered a black table cloth to both boxes in black, cutting the table cloth to shape the box. I cut out 3 sides on the top of the box using a box knife, I then … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fish Aquarium Costume

Homemade Fish Aquarium Costume

I saw Jorge Garcia from the show “Lost” on a talk show last year and he was wearing a fish bowl costume using a shower curtain. I then used my skills as a former Pre-K teacher and added my touch to make this Homemade Fish Aquarium Costume. I got the box from the lost ‘n … Read more

Coolest Homemade Aquarium Costume Idea

Homemade Aquarium Costume Idea

My 5yr old couldn’t make up her mind for Halloween so we got online and did a search. When we got to this site we saw all kinds of stuff and she couldn’t get over some of the fish tanks so I suggested making the Dentist’s tank from Nemo. She loved it and this was … Read more

Coolest Aquarium Halloween Costume

Chase as Nemo

I made this aquarium costume for my 3 year old son using a box for the base, 2 yards of material (could use a cheap table cloth), a swimming cap, craft foam, fake eye lashes, aquarium gravel, thin strips of wood, and fish tank decor. I started by cutting the bottom out of the box … Read more

Coolest Saltwater Aquarium Costume

Saltwater Aquarium Costume

The secret to this Homemade Saltwater Aquarium Costume is to have a really good sturdy box and lots of zip ties. I went to the UPS store to buy the box (~$8). I cut holes in the front and sides and wrapped the edges in duct tape to make it look like metal and to … Read more

Coolest Aquarium Scuba Diver Costume

Coolest Aquarium Scuba Diver Costume 9

How I Made My Aquarium/Scuba Diver Costume: I got the idea from this website and added my own touches. This is a 2-part costume – a scuba diver inside an aquarium. This was very involved and time consuming, but I enjoyed every minute of it! As you can see my bad kitty had to be … Read more

Aquarium Costume

This was one of my better homemade box costumes. I am always trying to think of what can be made from a box. I have fans every year that can’t wait to see what I come up with! Everyone at work knows me for looking for that “right” box from our warehouse. When September comes … Read more

Aquarium Costume

I wanted something unique and different for my son for Halloween this year and of course cost efficient. I had the idea of fish Halloween costumes so came up with this fish tank / aquarium. Everything I purchased was from the local dollar store with the exception of the material, vinyl, lights and batteries. It … Read more