The Boy Who Wanted To Be A Real Refrigerator

The Boy Who Wanted To Be A Real Refrigerator

Before going back to work I made costumes for my kids at Halloween. Thing 1 and Thing 2: 2 M&M’s, Washer and Dryer and the A Lion’s Den with my son in a lion costume watching a homemade TV. Fast forward one more kid. Two layoffs, no health insurance and depleted savings no more home-made … Read more

Frozen Head in Freezer Costume

Frozen Head in Freezer Costume

I wanted to do something really unique and creepy so I thought what could be more creepy than finding a frozen head in your freezer. So I went scouting for to carton boxes that would do the trick. I put the smallest one on top of the bigger one  and sawed them together and made … Read more

Homemade Head in the Freezer (Running Fridge!) Costume

Homemade Head in the Freezer (Running Fridge!) Costume

This costume was inspired by other head-in-the-freezer costumes! I love illusion costumes and thought this would be hilarious for an upcoming 10K race. I put together the costume using foam core instead of a large cardboard box as the former  would be sturdier; I needed this costume to stay together during the race. It was … Read more

Gory Homemade Zipper Head in Freezer Costume

Gory Homemade Zipper Head in Freezer Costume

I made this gory homemade Zipper Head in freezer costume at home with my kids and my husband. We all pitched in. The memories are the most memorable and that’s why  I enjoyed making this refrigerator with my family. From a card board box from u-Haul storage I painted it with black spray paint and did everything … Read more

Realistic-Looking Refrigerator Costume with Frozen Head Inside

Realistic-Looking Refrigerator Costume with Frozen Head Inside

My daughters’ only request for her Halloween costume was, “make me something out of a big cardboard box!”. So with only two cardboard boxes and some leftover PVC pipe I made her a refrigerator. Her heads pops out in the freezer section and the door can swing closed so she can scare some people. Adding … Read more

Creative Head in Freezer Costume Idea

Creative Head in Freezer Costume Idea

I wanted to create a different kind of costume and what’s better than homemade? I chose cardboard because it was readily available and I’m better with a hot glue gun than a sewing machine. The outer shell is cardboard boxes from my husbands past job at lazyboy, the “guts* were purchased from my local Dollar … Read more

Original Last-Minute Costume Idea: Frost-Bitten Head

I moved to Summerside PEI and Halloween was quickly approaching. Not knowing a whole lot of people in the town I wasn't too thrilled about celebrati

I moved to Summerside PEI and Halloween was quickly approaching. Not knowing a whole lot of people in the town I wasn’t too thrilled about celebrating Halloween, as the conventional tradition was to enjoy the event with friends from home. In August a friend I met on the island informed me about his annual party … Read more

Coolest Frozen Head Costume

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My 11 year old daughter wanted a different and unique costume this year. In researching the web I found this web site with lots of cool ideas, and we went for the Frozen Head Costume. I started with two boxes, the freezer part was an 18” long box and the bottom part was a 36” … Read more

Coolest Frozen Head in Refrigerator Costume

Homemade Frozen Head in Refrigerator Costume

My name is Keith and this Homemade Frozen Head in Refrigerator Costume is my son’s costume. It started around November in 2010 when we decided to stop buying and start making. I used large pieces of cardboard, black, gray, and silver spray paint, spray adhesive, glue gun, dark window tint, small light socket, light, push … Read more

Coolest Scary Fridge Costume

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Hello out there, this is a scary fridge I put together this season. I used a lot of cardboard, hot glue-gun, window-tint, spray adhesive, paint and wood for my door handles. I also used four lights in the Scary Fridge Costume, two in the freezer and two in the fridge. The two lights in the … Read more

Coolest Frozen Chopped Off Head

Homemade Frozen Chopped Off Head

This was a fun costume! everyone loved it! I sprayed the freezer with fake snow to give it the frosted look, used a fake packaged “heart” and a little make up, slit throat and frosted hair were perfect touches. He Loved IT! I used poster board which was pretty light, and cut it to the … Read more

Coolest Frozen Head in Fridge Homemade Costume

Frozen Head in Fridge Costume

The frozen head in fridge costume started out as a water heater box. I cut it down the left side to make the “doors” then placed a piece of cardboard in the bottom of the “freezer” section that rested on my daughters head. We spray-painted the entire thing white and placed bent cardboard on the … Read more