Spooky Skull Sellouts

Spooky Skull Sellouts

Happy Halloween from our family to yours! Hello! My name is Roxy, and although you are unable to tell here, I am a Doberman Pinscher. My Mom and Dad are in the picture with me and their names are Kristin and Tim. Although I am the biggest baby in all of the world, afraid of … Read more

Cool and Simple Day of the Dead Skeleton Costume

Cool and Simple Day of the Dead Skeleton Costume

Items needed for this simple day of the dead skeleton costume: (1) Black long sleeve shirt (1) Pair of Black Leggings (1) Bottle of White Acrylic Paint (1) Bottle of Glow-in-the-Dark Paint (1) Makeup (I only used white Halloween make-up, the rest of the make-up was cosmetic make-up) First, locate some black leggings and a … Read more

Awesome Giant Skull Heads with Poncho El Chihuahua Group Costume

Awesome Giant Skull Heads with Poncho El Chihuahua Group Costume

Giant Skull Heads with Poncho El Chihuahua We are five grown-ups and our costumes had to show it. So we made them big. As big as we could. Giant. Drawing inspiration from a culture we don’t know much about, visions of pinata makers, kids’ drawings, our long-forgotten arts and crafts education and a skull whiskey … Read more

Coolest Homemade Glow in the Dark Skeleton Costume

Coolest Homemade Glow in the Dark Skeleton Costume

Every year I try to decide what to make for my Halloween costume, how to think outside the box instead of being the typical vampire, werewolf and all that. So far, I have done pretty well and everyone at school can’t wait to see what I will be each year. One year I made myself … Read more

Deceptively Simple Skull Makeup Makes Anything a Costume!

Deceptively Simple Skull Makeup Makes Anything a Costume!

This year I was really excited to try my hands at creating a costume that was both interesting and fairly easy (and cheap!). The awesome thing about a skeleton face is that it is transformative. I put it with a cape and some pieces I had around the house (a corset, skirt, and leggings) to … Read more

Last-Minute Skeleton Couple Costume Idea

Last-Minute Skeleton Couple Costume Idea

What’s scarier than our skeleton couple costume? Being invited out for a Halloween party on the night of Halloween with NO IDEA what to dress up as! The aisles of every Halloween store were eerie and empty. There were no costumes in sight until we came upon the face paint – SOLD! We went home … Read more

Last Minute Skeleton Gang Group Costume

Last Minute Skeleton Gang Group Costume

Our friends were in town and we got invited to a last minute Halloween party, which meant last minute Halloween costumes. We thought, “why not a sleek skeleton gang dressed in black and white with painted faces?” The guys wore all black, two wore skeleton suspenders that we had from our day of the dead … Read more

Creepy Skeletina Costume and Makeup

Creepy Skeletina Costume and Makeup

For this creepy Skeletina costume and makeup, you’ll need: Face Primer (I use Rimmell “Stay Matte” only $8!) Setting Powder Foundation Brushes (i get mine from the dollar store because i go through alot of them :)) Different sized paint brushes (i get these from the dollarstore too! make sure you get soft bristled brushes … Read more

Awesome Body Paint Skeleton Bride Costume

Awesome Body Paint Skeleton Bride Costume

This year I let my husband chose our costume theme and he choose skeletons. I thought ok, easy enough. But was it too easy? I thought the sugar skull theme was done last year and I wanted to stand out. So my original idea was “Santa Muerte” Saint of the Dead. Sounds pretty scary, right? … Read more

Giant Skeleton Victim Illusion Costume

Giant Skeleton Victim Illusion Costume

This was actually a last minute costume. It all started with a failed attempt at making a costume using stilts apperently I do not have balance. So two days before Halloween I searched the house to see what I could come up with.  I used an outdoor skeleton and started to tear it apart. I … Read more

Creepy Skeleton Costume and Makeup

Creepy Skeleton Costume and Makeup

I wanted to be something creepy, but also have a costume that nobody would know who I was unless I wanted them to. I’ve always wanted to do a more complex face paint than the norm, but I like the effect of the paint itself with added appliances/prosthetics. The face paint took about 2 hours to … Read more

Homemade Skeleton Man Costume

Homemade Skeleton Man Costume

This Skeleton Man costume was inspired by a trip my family and I made to San Francisco this summer. Walking along fisherman’s wharf watching all the street performers, a large skeleton man caught my eye and at that moment I knew what my Halloween costume was going to be. As soon as I returned home from … Read more

Bone Chilling Prom Date Couple Halloween Costume

Bone Chilling Prom Date Couple Halloween Costume

After being together for almost five months my boyfriend and I decided we wanted to dress up for Halloween.  We knew we wanted our costumes to match and go together but we weren’t sure what we wanted to do.  I had always liked making my own costumes and was excited to come up with two costumes … Read more

Best Skeleton Makeup Costume

Best Skeleton Makeup Costume

This skeleton costume is really easy and economic. You only need black and white face paint, black dress, tights or long socks and mittens. First I made the legs; I took an old pair of black socks and painted the bones. For the arm gloves you do the same. I was making them when my … Read more

Last Minute Homemade Sister Skeletons Halloween Costumes

Last Minute Homemade Sister Skeletons Halloween Costumes

My skeleton costume is very easy and cheap to create. My sister and I went as sister skeletons for Halloween this year. Our costume consisted of a t-shirt, under shirt, leggings and make up/ paint. You can either pick a white t-shirt to cut with black under cloths or the opposite. The way we made … Read more

Busy Last-Minute Mom’s Pregnancy Costume

Halloween was approaching, I was pregnant with my 3rd child and I wanted to dress up like I have the years before with my other 2 children; plus ther

Halloween was approaching, I was pregnant with my 3rd child and I wanted to dress up like I have the years before with my other 2 children; plus there was a costume contest at my work, so I just had to dress up. I did some research online looking for costumes that would just fit … Read more

Coolest Homemade Headless Girl Skeleton Costume

Coolest Homemade Headless Girl Skeleton Costume

My 5yr old has quite the imagination. She wanted to be a headless skeleton but also wanted to be sure everyone would know she’s a girl, so we added a tutu. Her head is also her candy bucket. This Homemade Headless Girl Skeleton Costume was so much fun to make and not too much work. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Skeleton Costume

Homemade Skeleton Costume

The year my daughter wanted a Skeleton Costume, I was not impressed at all with the store costumes as it involved more cheesey glow in the dark stuff instead of anything even coming close to real. Instead I purchased black sweats, 1/2 a yard of white material, some stitchery witch, a white knit hat, black … Read more

Coolest Homemade Jack o’ Lantern Skeleton Costume

Jack o' Lantern Skeleton Costume

I wanted to create a costume that embodied the true spirit of Halloween. Jack o’ Lanterns and skeletons fit the bill, so I combined the two. I started with a black turtleneck shirt and slacks. Bought these at the Salvation Army for a few bucks and picked up some naugahyde (pleather) at the yard goods … Read more

Skeleton Costume

This skeleton costume was from a pattern from Simplicity. There were 4 different costumes in the pattern and I liked the skeleton the best. I bought the black and white fabric on sale for about $1 per yard. I bought the gloves on a $1.00 table. They were a little big, but they glow in … Read more

Coolest Skeleton Costume

Skeleton Costume

I made this skeleton costume for my son last year and it was really a hit! He loves skeletons but I felt he was too young for a “scary” costume so I came up with this one. I purchased a black sweat suit, white knit hat, and various colors of felt. I used a diagram … Read more

Cool Skeleton Costume

Homemade Skeleton Costume

This Skeleton Costume has been my favorite outfit so far. I had black pants and a blue dark top, borrowed the tie and lots of makeup. The makeup took me only an hour and a half, that’s plus the hands. I had seen skeleton makeup and didn’t think it was detailed and scary enough (I … Read more

Cool Homemade Skeleton Costume

Homemade Skeleton Costume

My sister and I were making costumes for a Halloween party and I wanted to make a full skull mask. I only had a day to make my Homemade Skeleton Costume and built almost entirely out of cardboard, paper and duct tape, this was an inexpensive and fairly easy project to do. I was happy … Read more

Coolest Homemade Kreeper Costume

Homemade Kreeper Costume

Meet “THE KREEPER”! What you are looking at is a home built STILT costume which I built based on several characters from movies and TV with a twist of medieval flair. I’ve always wondered if I could build a stilt costume that would not look like I was walking on stilts, yet be practical and … Read more