Incredible Homemade Light Up Jellyfish Costume

Jelly Fish at home

I made this for work. I work with patients in the dark so I was looking for ways to glow brighter with them. I looked up light costumes and saw some basic jelly fish costumes with umbrellas and lights and went with the idea. It was pretty easy. I used pink bubble wrap and fabric, … Read more

Stunning Homemade Jellyfish Costume

Glowing at night

My daughter and I were watching Finding Nemo and as soon as she saw the part that Dory and Nemo jump on the tops of the jellyfish, she decided she wanted to be a jellyfish for Halloween.  She wanted to use a clear umbrella as the base but we decided that a hat style might … Read more

Glowing Jellyfish Costume

Glowing Jellyfish Costume

My 8 year old daughter wanted a glowing Jellyfish costume for Halloween. OK. Here’s how we pulled it together. Glowing Jellyfish Costume Instructions We took an old sombrero and spray painted it blue. Then we filled it with a long coil of bubble wrap. Next, we added silver party bag filler for sparkle. Then we … Read more

Easy Light Up Child’s Jellyfish Costume

Easy Light Up Child's Jellyfish Costume

My daughter Ella loves all things “Under the Sea”, so this year she wanted to go as a Jellyfish! I figured it would be easy to make so we gave it a shot. I got the majority of the materials from the dollar store, because our goal was easy and cheap. And it turned out … Read more

Aquatic Family Life Costumes

Aquatic Family Life Costumes

My 3 year old daughter Mazie was very specific and unwavering  in what she wanted our costumes to be this year: jellyfish for her, octopus for baby brother Julian, sting ray for mom and shark for daddy. No one can establish their opinion quite as firmly as a 3 year old. Perhaps we’ve been spending … Read more

Cute Jellyfish Costume

Cute Jellyfish Costume

My three year old daughter Mazie was very specific and unwavering in what she wanted our costumes to be this year: jellyfish for her, octopus for baby brother Julian, sting ray for mom and shark for daddy. No one can establish their opinion quite as firmly as a three year old. Perhaps we’ve been spending too much time … Read more

Scuba Diver Trapped by a Jellyfish Costume

Scuba Diver Trapped by a Jellyfish Costume

This year my son 7 year old son Aiden wanted to a Jellyfish costume. His class is currently studying sea creatures and he loves reading about jellyfish & starfish. First, I used a clear bubble umbrella for the frame of the jelly. I covered the frame with rolled up bubble wrap, spiraled from top to … Read more

Bio-Luminescent Jellyfish Costume

Bio-Luminescent Jellyfish Costume

I made this Jellyfish costume for my five year old niece as part of the underwater theme that her and her brother chose this year. I originally planned to take a clear umbrella, toss on some battery operated lights and glue some ribbon on. However, I decided to take it a few steps further. After seeing … Read more

Sexy Jammin’ Jellyfish Couple Costume

Sexy Jammin' Jellyfish Couple Costume

It seemed a little ambitious at first to create LED-lit Jellyfish costumes that would be believable and funny, yet cute. But I am so pleased with how they turned out and we really were the hit of the party (many parties) on Halloween. Here’s how I made them: I started by purchasing two felt cowboy … Read more

Stingingly Smart Jellyfish Costume

Stingingly Smart Jellyfish Costume

I came up with this amazing Jellyfish costume idea by searching Google. Typed in “inexpensive, creative Halloween Costumes” and found a few photos of the jellyfish idea. I am an elementary grade level science teacher and began to research different species of jellyfish. I am currently teaching bioluminescent creatures, and decided to design the costume … Read more

Glowing Portuguese Woman-o-War Jellyfish Costume

Glowing Portuguese Woman-o-War Jellyfish Costume

Inspired by fellow jellyfish wannabies, this costume was a true labour of love, took about 24hrs to make and necessitated the purchase of my first sewing machine. Combine the largest wire hanging basket you can find, five metres of bubblewrap, five sets of battery operated LED fairy lights, a couple of metres of semi-opaque turquoise … Read more

Adorable and Easy to Make Jelly Fish Costume

Adorable and Easy to Make Jelly Fish Costume

While my 4 year old was getting ready for bed one night, I inquired about what he wanted to be for Halloween this year.  Without hesitation, he said that he wanted to be a Venus fly trap or a jelly fish.  So I set out to make this happen.  After a walkthrough of the craft … Read more

Glowing Jellyfish Halloween Costume

Glowing Jellyfish Halloween Costume

I first got the idea for a jellyfish from a costumed bar crawl in a Jersey shore town. A group of girls showed up with clear umbrellas that had streamers hanging down, dressed in white bikinis. It was clever, but I knew I could one-up it, so I took the idea and ran with it. … Read more

Perfectly Pink and Purple Jellyfish Costume

Perfectly Pink and Purple Jellyfish Costume

The idea was spurred by a running joke about Jellyfish with a friend. Everytime we see eachother we touch the tips of ours fingers and say “jelly zzzt” and zap eachother. I can’t even remember why that started. I made the skeleton out of PVC pipe from Home Depot by marking and drilling holes all the … Read more

Prize-Winning Homemade Glowing Jellyfish Costumes

Prize-Winning Homemade Glowing Jellyfish Costumes

It all began 8 months prior to Halloween in one of the greatest cities – Vegas.  I had organized a surprise 30th birthday party for my husband in Vegas with 12 of his friends and we went to Cirque du Soleil’s Beatles Love show.  The show was amazing, full of acrobatics, amazing costumes, and then … Read more

Easy Homemade Jellyfish Costumes

Easy Homemade Jellyfish Costumes

I love Halloween! I love to make costumes for my kids that take time, planning, and attention to detail. Luckily, my kids love to dress up and do not mind their crazy mother putting them in outrageous costumes. I start planning each year in August for the big night. I have this years’ costumes all … Read more

Coolest Breathing Jellyfish Costume

Coolest Breathing Jellyfish Costume

This breathing Jellyfish costume was a really easy costume to make. I already had everything at home so it didn’t cost me a cent. I used a see-through dome umbrella for the top, covered with white tulle. The tentacles were made from strips of white fabric. Some of the strips I hand sewed a large zigzag … Read more

Cool Homemade Bio-Luminescent Jellyfish Costume

Cool Homemade Bio-Luminescent Jellyfish Costume

So this year for my Halloween costume I decided to be a jellyfish. But not just ANY jellyfish, a biolumenescent Jellyfish! After scouring the internet for other jellyfish costume ideas, as well as some art projects I found I came up with a plan. My costume’s main structure consisted of a clear bubble dome umbrella, easily found online. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Masquerade Jellyfish Halloween Costume

I wasn't going to do this costume till I found the umbrella. The total cost of the costume was around 35  dollers. The weather trick or tr

I wasn’t going to do this costume till I found the umbrella. The total cost of the costume was around 35  dollers. The weather trick or treating was very wet yet I stayed dry the whole time and warm. At almost every door someone had to call for someone else to see me. People were talking about it … Read more

Awesome Blue Glow In The Dark Jellyfish Child’s Costume

My son had a recent trip in 2012 to the aquarium with his cub scouts pack. This was a stay the night event that the pack participated in fundraisers

My son had a recent trip in 2012 to the aquarium with his cub scouts pack. This was a stay the night event that the pack participated in fundraisers to pay for. They sleep underneath the jellyfish tanks that illuminated the room as they drifted off to sleep. So of course, when I asked him … Read more

Cool Phosphorescent Jellyfish Costume Idea

My daughter seen a picture on pinterest of a jellyfish costume and that was it thats what she HAD to be  But ummmm HOW !??? 
so I finally

My daughter saw a picture on pinterest of a jellyfish costume and that was it thats what’s what gave her the cool Phosphorescent Jellyfish Costume idea which she HAD to be.  But ummmm HOW !??? So I finally found a white umbrella at the drug store.  Then I went looking from store to store,  dollar … Read more

Coolest Homemade Glowing Jellyfish Costume

Coolest Homemade Glowing Jellyfish Costume

I have always loved Halloween and always will! I remember being a kid and running up to my mom in the summer months (usually with a ice cream cone in hand) when some sort of costuming brilliance came into my brain as if by magic. I must tell her so we can sew my costume … Read more

Coolest Homemade Jellyfish Group Costume

So we attended the 2012 Mickeys Halloween Party that they have in September and October, and wanted to do something unique and disney themed.We decid

We attended the 2012 Mickey’s Halloween Party that they have in September and October, and wanted to do something unique and Disney themed. We decided to do a Jellyfish Group Costume from Finding Nemo.  We got lots of attention, and even had people want to take their picture with us. I found this site when looking … Read more

Original and Fun Jelly Fish Costume

Jellyfish Costume
 
My daughter wanted to be a Jellyfish for Halloween.
 
We used an old bike helmet to keep the jellyfish on her head.

My daughter wanted an original and fun Jellyfish costume for Halloween. We used an old bike helmet to keep the jellyfish on her head. The top was a pink plastic snow sled turned upside down. We drilled holes into the top and used zip-ties to connect the helmet to the sled.  We covered the bike … Read more