Coolest Hermit Crab Costume

Coolest Hermit Crab Costume

My 12 year old daughter decided this was her last year to go trick-or-treating and wanted to be a Hermit Crab.  I looked and looked for shell ideas but did not find any that we liked, so we set out on a very long journey filled with tons of mistakes!  We started out with 1” … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hermit Crab Halloween Costume Idea

Coolest Homemade Hermit Crab Halloween Costume Idea

I used a laundry basket as the base for the shell.  Started with an old sheet cut into 8″ wide strips and sewn into long tubes. Stuffed them with paper and then sewed them to the basket using fishing line.( I tried to hot glue but they wouldn’t stay on.) Next I used paints to decorate the … Read more

Coolest Deadliest Catch aka Crab Man Costume

Homemade Deadliest Catch aka Crab Man Costume

I came up with this idea for a Homemade Deadliest Catch aka Crab Man Costume while eating Pringles. It was made using 100% recycled materials. The arms are made with 8 Pringle cans joined by 8 bungee cords and 4 tennis balls. I drilled a hole in the metal bottoms and indented the cans where … Read more