Homemade Angel of Death Costume

Homemade Angel of Death Costume

Angel of Death.  I wore a black bathing suit underneath a black lace body suit.  Found my black wings at a Halloween store and made my cape with black lace. I wore my black knee boots. I painted my face with black, purple, and blue liquid paint and added glitter while it was wet.  The … Read more

Original Halloween Costume: Polaroid Picture from 1983

Original Halloween Costume: Polaroid Picture from 1983

Everyone who see’s this picture thinks it is a picture of a picture, but I have to tell them that it is my costume. I am very proud of how it turned out. I just taped together a box made of the foam poster boards, 3 black and 1 white that is in the front. … Read more

Comedian Jeff Dunham’s Peanut Puppet Costume!

For Halloween my step-son wanted to be comedian Jeff Dunham’s Peanut puppet. The making of the costume was a collective effort of my Husband, M

For Halloween my step-son wanted to be comedian Jeff Dunham’s Peanut puppet. The making of the costume was a collective effort of my husband, mother-in-law and myself. Body suit Beings that he was going to wear it to school, my main concern was getting the costume on and off without help (I didn’t want him … Read more

Original Roadkill Cleanup Guy Homemade Costume

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My son Tyler wanted to be gross but not too gross.  He wanted to be funny too.  So we came up with the Roadkill Cleanup Guy, the poor guy whose job it is to clean up the dead animals on the side of the road.  We bought a vest at WalMart and used an old … Read more

Homemade Female Wizard Costume

   This costume was rather easy. But may be a little harder for someone who is new to sewing.  I used a pattern for a mans wizard robe

This female Wizard costume was rather easy. But may be a little harder for someone who is new to sewing.  I used a pattern for a man’s wizard robe and took it in where it needed to be. I then attached wire to the collar to make it stand up. From my measurements I made … Read more

Cool Homemade Halloween Costume: Skinned Alive!

I made this costume by getting a pair of white leggings and a white long sleeved top and sewing them together. My leggings didnt go the whole way to

I made this cool homemade Halloween costume by getting a pair of white leggings and a white long sleeved top and sewing them together. My leggings didn’t go the whole way to my ankle so I got a pair of knew high socks to wear with the suit. I then started to look at graphs … Read more

Ancient Sumerian War Deity Costume

This costume wasn\'t for Halloween, but for a show.  Last month I was asked to be in an event called Garden of the Goddesses.  The event

This costume wasn’t for Halloween, but for a show.  Last month I was asked to be in an event called Garden of the Goddesses.  The event organizer informed me I would perform (fire dance- a hobby of mine) as “Inanna-Sumerian deity of love, war, and chaos” and that the show was in 2 weeks!  I … Read more

Spooky Haunted Mansion Butler Homemade Halloween Costume

Makeup is just white, black and grey pancake makeup, mix it up apply and then use a ton of baby powder to help it set and give some cracks. Use some

The makeup on this Spooky Haunted Mansion butler costume is just white, black and grey pancake makeup, mix it up apply and then use a ton of baby powder to help it set and give some cracks. Use some black around the eyes and then hairspray it to keep it all in place. Jacket is an … Read more

Great Idea for a Recycled-Theme Group Halloween Costume

Our work goes all out for holidays and decorates the entire company with contests between departments and all kinds of fun. One year when funds were

Our work goes all out for holidays and decorates the entire company with contests between departments and all kinds of fun. One year when funds were tight, they challenged us to create a “recycled” Halloween. Our department took this literally, so we decided to do a “Recycle” theme. I made costumes for most of our … Read more

Korean Warrior Inspired Costume from Recycled Material

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I’m Kyle Ahllen M. Quisquisan. 10 yrs. old. I studied at Sta. Cristina Elementary School.  Dasmarinas City, Cavite,

Mr. Environment 2012 I’m Kyle, 10 yrs. old. I studied at Sta. Cristina Elementary School.  Dasmarinas City, Cavite, Philippines. I’m in grade IV – section one. I joined the contest for Mr. Kalisan (environment) 2012. This picture was taken last September 28, 1012. My father helped me. He designed the costume, my mother and I gathered … Read more

Fun Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Couple Costume

My friend and I decided in high school we wanted to be Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, since we had grown up with their movies.  We decided to wear

My friend and I decided in high school we wanted a Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Couple Costume, since we had grown up with their movies.  We decided to wear the same clothes except in different colors much like the girls were doing throughout some of their “hits.”  The hats were actually Mary-Kate and Ashley brand … Read more

Sexy Last Minute Desperate Housewife Costume

Halloween 2008 was coming up and I had no clue what I wanted to be! My friends and I were wondering around in Walmart trying to come up with ideas. W

Halloween 2008 was coming up and I had no clue what I wanted to be! My friends and I were wondering around in Walmart trying to come up with ideas. We were in the bra section when I saw this pink and black lacy bra and the thought came to me! I could be a … Read more

My Original Character Costume – Sarea Moko, The Wind Exorcist

Hello!  This is n original character I came up with and decided to bring to life.  Her name is Sarea Moko, the last of her clan on a missio

This Sarea Moko, The Wind Exorcist, is an original character I came up with and decided to bring to life. Sarea Moko is the last of her clan on a mission to bring vengeance on those who wronged her. She is a fun design bringing elements of post apocalyptic and of the orient. She took me four … Read more

Georgian Style Fantasy Pirate Ball Gown

I created this costume for Halloween 2011. That year our decoration theme was a wrecked, deserted pirate ship so I needed a coordinating costume. How

I created this Georgian style fantasy Pirate Ball Gown costume for Halloween 2011. That year our decoration theme was a wrecked, deserted pirate ship so I needed a coordinating costume. However, I knew I didn’t want to dress up as a plan ol’ pirate! When it comes to Halloween the fancier the better.  I decided … Read more

Disney’s Hitchhiking Ghosts from the Haunted Mansion Ride

My name is Yvonne Cazares, from San Pedro, California. Halloween has ALWAYS been one of my favorite holidays of the year. Since I can remember throug

My name is Yvonne and I’m from San Pedro, California. Halloween has ALWAYS been one of my favorite holidays of the year. Since I can remember throughout my childhood (grammar school) my mother always handmade me original costumes to wear. Every year school staff looked forward to seeing what new creation my mother came up … Read more

My Homemade Beer Can Wench Costume

I started collecting bottle caps for this project about 3 or 4 months before Halloween. I had no idea what I was going to do. By the time I actually

I started collecting bottle caps for this project about 3 or 4 months before Halloween. I had no idea what I was going to do. By the time I actually started working on the beer can wench costume I had over a thousand beer caps. I bought a dirndle-esque dress and started going to work. … Read more

The Party’s Here (Literally) Costumes

"What ARE you guys?" ---- "THE PARTY duhhh"
And then people understood. I wasn't sure what to be this year. I wanted to be something fun, look

“What ARE you guys?” —- “THE PARTY duhhh” And then people understood. I wasn’t sure what to be this year. I wanted to be something fun, look cute, LOOK fun, be colorful, be original, be something people LIKED. … What does everyone like? A party! To be “a party” you basically have to look really … Read more

Coolest House Costume

To get the idea of what you any House costume is to that a look at you own house. what ever the look you need. one evey big box that fit your body. f

To get an idea of what your House costume will look like, take a look at you own house. No matter what type of house you are going to create, you’ll need one big box in which your body fits between the neck and just above the knees. Follow these steps: * Seal both ends … Read more

Coolest Running Essential Items Costume

I found this 5k race called Super Hero 5k, we wanted a group costumes since we all are addicted to running I though id be great to be \" race/runni

I found this 5k race called Super Hero 5k, we wanted a group costume since we all are addicted to running. I thought it great to be ” race/running items” so I bought at the dollar store colorful card boards and made myself : porta potty pizza GU i-pod gatorade cup gps watch bib number … Read more

Coolest Landshark Costume

It\'s funny how the smallest thing will inspire you. I was fortunate enough to work at an art store, and we were throwing out foam frame corners. I

It’s funny how the smallest thing will inspire you. I was fortunate enough to work at an art store, and we were throwing out foam frame corners. I immediately thought “Wow, those would make great teeth for a land shark!” Having participated in the Coney Island Mermaid Parade the previous year as “The Merminator, M-800″, … Read more

Coolest Prom Couple Costume

This costume was time consuming, had allot to sew, but of course in the end it was very worth it!I guess you can call this costume a prom couple. I r

This Prom couple costume was time consuming, had a lot to sew, but of course in the end it was very worth it! I guess you can call this costume a prom couple. I really really wanted a long flow-ye dress, so I got red silky fabric and without even knowing how to sew,  sewed … Read more