It’s Just A Bunch Of Hocus Pocus Costumes!

It's Just A Bunch Of Hocus Pocus Costumes!

I have been obsessed Hocus Pocus since I was a young girl. Now, my four daughters are obsessed with it too! I started making these Hocus Pocus costumes in September 2015. They are completely homemade/handmade. I am a big time crafter and I make all sorts of things. The best part about making these costumes is that my daughters … Read more

Last-Minute Duct Tape Costumes: Alvin and the Chipmunks

Last-Minute Duct Tape Costumes: Alvin and the Chipmunks

These last-minute DIY duct tape costumes turned out to be a huge success! For weeks leading up to Halloween weekend, my roommates and I could not decide on a group costume for the three of us. We wanted a costume that was fun, cheap, easy, and of course sexy! It was not until my walk home from work … Read more

Human Tetris Group Costume for 4 Girls

Human Tetris Group Costume for 4 Girls

Every year we create our own group costume for 4 girls that go out for Halloween. Each year we put a lot of thought into our costumes and try to come up with something original. We veer strongly against the typical “sexy” girl halloween costume. We had a brilliant idea of bringing a childhood love to life, … Read more

Coolest Charlotte’s Web Girl Group Costume

Coolest Charlotte's Web Girl Group Costume

Last October, my sisters and I decided we wanted to go to Salem, Massachusetts to celebrate Halloween.  It was a few weeks early, but we were told that everyone in Salem was dressed up, all the time – so why not?  We were looking for costumes that were easy, warm, unique, and that worked together … Read more

Homemade 101 Dalmation All-Girl Group Costume

Homemade 101 Dalmation All-Girl Group Costume

For the past 10+ years, Beechland Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky has been hosting a Trunk or Treat event for the community. Church members don their costumes and decorate their vehicles for Halloween and then give out candy to children of all ages. In the beginning years of the event, several of the members of … Read more

Easy Homemade Powerpuff Girl Group costume

Easy Homemade Powerpuff Girl Group costume

Girls wanted to do a costume together but didn’t want to do something that everyone does so we went with the Powerpuff Girls. I made the dresses out of t-shirts and sewed a basic aline dress.  You could also just find dresses that are pink, green and blue if you don’t know how to sew. … Read more

Cheap, Cute & Easy Group College Girl Costume

Cheap, Cute & Easy Group College Girl Costume

A common term that floats around college campuses is how girls are ‘basic’.  The term ‘basic’ defines a girl as being typical such as wearing Ugg boots, wearing a Northface jacket or carrying around a Starbucks cup. As for Halloween, a ‘basic’ costume that a college girl would wear would consist of some sort of … Read more

Homemade TMNT All-Girl-Group Costume

Homemade TMNT All-Girl-Group Costume

The teenage mutant ninja turtles costume started out as an idea for our group of foursome for movie characters day during homecoming week. However, being high school students who don’t yet have the ability to drive the plans (and materials) didn’t quite come together in time. We decided to give it another go round once … Read more

Cool and Realistic Arcade Games Group Theme

Cool and Realistic Arcade Games Group Theme

My friends and I do a group theme every year and this year we settled on going as an arcade. These costumes took about 20-30 hours apiece and were well worth the time and effort! We won two costume contests and had a lot of fun. All the costumes are made from dollar store foam … Read more

Coolest Homemade Wizard of Oz Girl’s Costumes

Coolest Homemade Wizard of Oz Girl's Costumes

Nunni and Papi are surrounded by little girls, and this year or Halloween, Mommy had a very hard time coming up with a theme (as of course the girls have to theme and flow). Mommy, back in August, was researching ideas.  Brianna (8 year old) really wanted to be a queen with a big flowing … Read more

Over the Hill Beauty Queens Group Costume

Over the Hill Beauty Queens Group Costume

We have an annual sister’s weekend every October and get together in a town in Western Michigan. We have discovered an adult costume parade in the town where we were staying and have participated in it the last two years. It’s a blast. There are four of us sisters and we decided on a theme … Read more

Scrub a Dub Dub Loofah Costume

Scrub a Dub Dub Loofah Costume

I love to make my costumes. I would hate to show up with the same costume as someone else.  I was talking to my friend about what I could be this year. She told me I should go as a loofah. She saw it on Pinterest.  I was hesitant, but in the end I decided … Read more

Coolest Cotton Candy Girls Costumes

Coolest Cotton Candy Girls Costumes

I love Halloween! I always love to come up with creative and new ideas that will wow people. My girlfriends and I collectively came up with the idea to make cotton candy girls costumes. The instant we figured out what we were going to be, my wheels started turning. I could envision it immediately. First … Read more

Coolest Homemade Plastic Toy Soldier Group Costume

Coolest Homemade Plastic Toy Soldier Group Costume

Let’s just say, this has been my favorite costume we’ve ever done, and we’ve done some pretty fun costumes! I saw the costume idea floating around the internet and thought it would be pretty awesome if we could pull it off. I got my girlfriends together and asked what they thought and they were IN!  Step 1: … Read more

Sanderson Sisters Group Halloween Costume

Sanderson Sisters Group Halloween Costume

Was amazed to find that there were no off the shelf Sanderson sister costumes, so put together as follows: Skirts – Purchased plain skirts and used old bed linen and remnants to sew in to the skirts to give layered look. Capes sewed in ribbons. Corset sewed in gold hoops. Brooms added, watching outfit ribbons … Read more

Cowabunga! DIY Ninja Turtle Costumes for Female Group

Cowabunga! DIY Ninja Turtle Costumes for Female Group

Steps to “Righteous” DIY Ninja Turtle Costume: Leonardo (Blue), Donatello (Purple), Raphael (Red), Michealangelo (Orange) 1.  Turtle Shell- We purchased turkey foil pans for $1.00 each and paper mached them to give them a turtle shell look then spray painted them using brown and green aerosol paints.  We drilled holes in the top and bottom and each side and … Read more

The Beetlejuice Clan Family Costume

The Beetlejuice Clan Family Costume

My oldest daugher chose our costumes this year. She decided she wanted us to dress up at “Beetlejuice” she wanted to be Lydia, sister would be Beetlejuice because she has crazy hair. My husband and I would be Adam and Barbara Maitland. We chose the “crazy” version of them. Lydia’s costume was all found at … Read more

Three Blind Mice All Girls Costume

Three Blind Mice All Girls Costume

We wanted a fun costume to celebrate a girls weekend in Miami. We were really looking forward to our first warm Halloween without winter coats! All of our past Halloweens were spent in Chitown :) There were three if us and we wanted our costume to be cute, comfortable, fun, and reasonable cost. We searched … Read more

Homemade Zombie Wrestlers Group Costume

Homemade Zombie Wrestlers Group Costume

San Antonio has broke the world record for the zombie walk and we were part of the fun. I wanted something unique but funny for this annual walk that has every kind of zombie imaginable. I knew women dressed as men is always hilarious and you never see wrestlers at halloween, even though they are … Read more

Cool All Girls Costume Idea: Barbie Girls in a Barbie World

Cool All Girls Costume Idea: Barbie Girls in a Barbie World

This year the graphics department at my office decided we would go as different Barbie dolls complete with their own individual packaging! We handmade each of our own boxes and spent many hours doing it, but it all paid off when we won Best Costume!! We started with wardrobe boxes we purchased from U-Haul. We … Read more

Google Girls Group Costume

Google Girls Group Costume

We wanted to do something fun and different. We also wanted to be comfortable. We were in college so on a budget and found these white painter pants at Home Depot and white undershirts at Target. We got fabric scraps to make the letters. We had so much fun but it was not easy sticking … Read more

Night of Terror Zombie Costumes

Night of Terror Zombie Costumes

My school decided to put on a Haunted House for the first time ever (eep yay!), and at first my group’s part was the “backwoods rednecks”, but that was not very scary at all in my opinion. We finally got the president of our club to approve a “nursery” theme. Then the task of finding … Read more

Best “Orange is the New Black” Girl’s Group Costume

Best "Orange is the New Black" Girl's Group Costume

My friends and I are all huge fans of the Netflix show Orange is the New Black. Every year at the college we go to, Ohio University in Athens, OH, there’s a huge block party called HallOUween, it’s the third biggest block party in the country, and everybody dresses up and there are bands and … Read more

Frozen Group Costume: Elsa, Anna and Olaf

Frozen Group Costume: Elsa, Anna and Olaf

My girls have known what they wanted to be for Halloween for almost a year. After 3 weeks of sleepless nights their costumes are finally done! I knew I had make them look legit after the Despicable Me costumes I made two years ago. Seeing how excited they were to wear them made all the … Read more