Cheap and Easy Car-Themed Family Halloween Costumes

Cheap and Easy Car-Themed Family Halloween Costumes

This is a family costume which started with a 21/2 year olds dream of being an orange race car (he also wanted me to be a red race car and his daddy to be a blue one… through our costumes I fulfilled one of his three requests.  In decided what we as a family were … Read more

Working Traffic Light and Pylon Couple Costume

Working Traffic Light and Pylon Couple Costume

Stop! In the name of love! The traffic light costume was made by getting three battery-powered tap-on lights, painting them red, yellow and green, and ductaping them to an all black outfit. The pylon costume consisted of a bright orange shirt, ductape stripes, and a mini pylon with a battery-powered light inside of it, secured … Read more

Make Your Own Stoplight Costume

Make Your Own Stoplight Costume

This was one of the most fun costumes ever! Being able to control sidewalk traffic with the push of a taplight give you power you never knew you had. How to Make Your Own Stoplight Costume. I just made a simple tube dress with black jersey fabric on the front and yellow jersey on the … Read more

Traffic Lights Costume

My son wanted at first to be a red light. So I decided that we could make a Stop light. I used a box that Styrofoam cups came in as the basis for this costume and then spray painted it yellow. I glued two vinyl car floor mats on the box cutting one so that … Read more

Traffic Lights Costume

The light is a cardboard box spray painted yellow (make sure you spray a primer on the box first). I cut out a circle for his head and arms to go through. The entire bottom of the box was gone so he could walk. Make sure your box isn’t too big around, or too long … Read more

Traffic Lights Costume

My 5-year-old LOVES stoplights.  She has a small “toy” stoplight in her room.  I used that as my inspiration, as I couldn’t find too many ideas for these types of childrens Halloween costumes. I started with a large box.  I turned it inside out and cut out the holes for her head and arms and … Read more

Coolest Stoplight Costume

Lucas the Stoplight Costume

I took a narrow cardboard box and covered it in yellow fabric for this stoplight costume. I then cut out 2 holes in the front of the box. I covered these holes, one with yellow cellophane and one with green cellophane. We used battery operated blinking pumpkin lights to light up the yellow and green … Read more

Cool Homemade Traffic Light Costume

Homemade Traffic Light Costume

I got the homemade traffic light costume idea from this site. I started with a box that fit over my son, making sure he can still walk safely and bring his hands together in front. Cut a hole for the head, arms and three holes in the front for the lights. Spray paint the box … Read more

Coolest Homemade Traffic Light Costume

Homemade Traffic Light Costume

I usually make my son’s costume, but this year he was old enough to participate in the creation. A Traffic Light Costume popped into his head, I thought wow, that’s great and easy. I added my own spin to it by adding the sign. I will be dressing up as a police women so together … Read more

Coolest Homemade Traffic Light Halloween Costume

Homemade Traffic Light Halloween Costume

This original Homemade Traffic Light Halloween Costume can be worn by either a child or an adult. My daughter and I have both worn it in the past. It’s won several first place prizes in costume contests. Just start out with a size-appropriate cardboard box. Cut out the bottom completely and place holes in the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Traffic Light Kids Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Traffic Light Kids Halloween Costume Idea

My son wanted to be a traffic light for Halloween, so I went to work. Considering I do not sew, I put the entire homemade traffic light kids Halloween costume idea together with a hot glue gun. My son’s reaction when he first saw the finished costume made all the effort worthwhile … he said … Read more

Coolest Homemade Stop Light Adult Costume Idea

Homemade Stop Light Adult Costume

I am a huge fan of box costumes. They are easy to make and don’t require any swift adjustments; you simply take off the box and get in the car/go to the bathroom. Having discovered how easy they are to make and what a hit they are at parties/bar/work, I decided to make another box … Read more