Coolest Maggie Simpson Costume for a Baby

Coolest Maggie Simpson Costume for a Baby

My daughter was the exact right age to dress up in a Maggie Simpson costume this year. I created her dress by placing one of my old blue long sleeved shirts on a flat surface and tracing one of her long sleeved outfits over it so I could get the right fit. Then I cut around the … Read more

Baby Flintstones Dino Costume

Baby Flintstones Dino Costume

This year, my husband and I decided to dress up as the Flintstones as a family for our annual Halloween party and trick-or-treating. As it was our first year in our new house, we had a lot of other decorations to make for the house and I knew I wouldn’t be able to make costumes … Read more

Aviator Baby Costume

Aviator Baby Costume

With his ride-on-truck lying around the house, I wanted to put it to good use and so I started brainstorming ideas like carriage, police car, plane, etc. Plane sounded the coolest even though it meant some more work with initial designing, prototyping for robustness and finally constructing. Items used: Yellow thick gift wrapping paper Velcro … Read more

Live Cabbage Patch Baby Doll Costume

Live Cabbage Patch Baby Doll Costume

Ever since my baby girl was born people have been telling me how much she resembles a cabbage patch doll. So of course on Pinterest I saw the idea of the doll box being attached to a stroller, with the ‘doll’ dress up inside. It was obvious to me that this is what Brantli HAD … Read more

Baby Carrier Rocket and Astronaut Halloween Costumes

Baby Carrier Rocket and Astronaut Halloween Costumes

My dear daughter desperately wanted to be an astronaut for Halloween. Who better to be her space shuttle than her baby brother? I made his costume out of cardboard, spray paint, tape, stickers, plastic cups and ribbon. I cut all cardboard to the shape most similarly resembling a real space shuttle. The main portion was … Read more

“Prick or Treat” Cactus Costume

"Prick or Treat" Cactus Costume

We made this cactus costume for our daughter, Margaret, who was made in Scottsdale, AZ. She was a desert girl from the beginning. We eventually moved to GA and she was born on June 7, 2014. My husband and I have always loved Arizona and the beauty in the desert… from the prickly pears to … Read more

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Baby Costume

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Baby Costume

I wanted to give my six month old daughter something to wear that was as unique and original as she was. I came up with the ideas while watching the movie Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.  I had seen other families recreate the characters from the book/film, but I had not seen anyone take the literal … Read more

Little Roman Soldier and Chariot Costume

Little Roman Soldier and Chariot Costume

Story of the Little Roman Soldier and his Chariot Costume January 14, 2015 the lord blessed my husband and I with a baby boy, Charlie (Charles J. Thiebaud V).  He has been the joy of our life ever since. Mommy was determined to make his Halloween Costume EPIC.  I didn’t want him to be anything … Read more

Cutest Ever Struck By Lightning Baby Costume

Cutest Ever Struck By Lightning Baby Costume

This is 3 month old son Collin. He has teamed craziest longest hair for such a little guy. It always sticks straight up in the air and one day I thought it looks like he was struck by lightning. Further thought made me think, hey, that would be a great Halloween costume!!! So here is … Read more

Cute Baby Costume: Raoul Duke

Cute Baby Costume: Raoul Duke

Here’s my son’s cute baby costume: Raoul Duke from Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. I put a bucket hat on Wes this past summer and observed that he looked like Hunter S. Thompson (or more accurately, Raoul Duke, I suppose). We were able to piece the costume together fairly easily -khakis, loafers, Hawaiian-print … Read more

Lobster Dog and Baby Chef Costume

Lobster Dog and Baby Chef Costume

Before we had our son, we treated our Yorkie, Paisley, just like a child.  She has always dressed up for Halloween in the past, so we knew she had to be a part of our little guy’s costume adventures, now that he was old enough to participate. Because he was only a year old this … Read more

Cool Baby and Mom Costume – Spider and Web

Cool Baby and Mom Costume - Spider and Web

My son and I are wearing our homemade baby and mom costume – spider and web. I was searching for costume ideas that would allow me to wear my 6 month old son in an Ergo carrier as he was not walking yet at the time. I found several images online of mothers wearing a … Read more

Cute Little Mermaid Costume for an Infant Girl

Cute Little Mermaid Costume for an Infant Girl

This Is How I Created This Cute Little Mermaid Costume For An Infant Girl: The body of this Little Mermaid costume was cut out of flesh colored satin using a nine month onesie for size. The tail of the costume was made out of turquoise sequined material and shoulder pads were covered in this material … Read more

Infant Boy-Girl Twins Millennium Flyer Halloween Costume

Infant Boy-Girl Twins Millennium Flyer Halloween Costume

Conception of the Millennium Flyer Halloween Costume “Yes, it’s definitely twins,” said Dr. Anderson, expertly dialing in the ultrasound to zoom in on the two well defined, perfect egg sacks. My wife, Amber, and I were in a bit of shock.  We knew that putting two embryos in could lead to getting two babies out, … Read more

Winged Baby Nerd Costume

Winged Baby Nerd Costume

It was my eight month old daughter’s (my 1st child) first Halloween and I could not figure out what to buy. I racked my brain for two entire months looking online, going to different stores and more. My husband just let me be since I was momma on a mission to find the best outfit … Read more

The Cutest DIY Baby Gumball Machine Costume

The Cutest DIY Baby Gumball Machine Costume

This was my daughter’s first Halloween, so I wanted to make a special costume for her even though she wouldn’t remember it any more than I remember my high school trigonometry class. I’m almost never creative (I can’t even cook without following a detailed recipe), so like many others, I scoured Pinterest for an idea … Read more

Cutest Harry Potter Baby Costume

Cutest Harry Potter Baby Costume

We ended up remaking parts of this Harry Potter baby costume a couple times due to the baby having growth spurts. By the time Halloween was here, he needed a new hat and a bigger robe! The funniest part about making the costume was that it was constructed using lots of yarn and we have … Read more

Homemade Baby Stuck in an Arcade Game Stroller Costume

Homemade Baby Stuck in an Arcade Game Stroller Costume

I had the idea to make a costume for my daughter based around my daughter’s stroller rather than having to carry her around all night, but I wanted something I had never seen before and I kept brainstorming and came up with absolutely nothing. The idea for her costume actually came to me when I … Read more

Cabbage Patch Doll Stroller Costume for a 1 Year Old

Cabbage Patch Doll Stroller Costume for a 1 Year Old

I love making Halloween costumes. This year my husband and I were gumball machine and the quarter to insert. So for my daughter, I had to top that and let my imagination run wild. Since she is not fully walking I figured I would incorporate her stroller as part of her costume! What other than a cabbage … Read more

Easiest Mother-Baby Winnie the Pooh Costume

Easiest Mother-Baby Winnie the Pooh Costume

Twas the night before Halloween When all through the house Not a creature was stirring Not even a mouse… Well, okay. It really was the night before Halloween, when I thought to myself, “This is my baby’s first Halloween. Must. Have. Baby. in Overload Cuteness Mode.” I was wearing an orange headband at the moment … Read more

Cutest Baby Oscar the Grouch Costume

Cutest Baby Oscar the Grouch Costume

My two year old son insisted on being Cookie Monster, so his baby brother had to match and be warm, since it’s always freezing here on Halloween! I thought making him Oscar the Grouch in a nice warm trash can would be perfect! He is just wearing a green hoodie with felt eyes and craft … Read more

Harry and Lloyd Twin Girls Costumes Ride in a Sheepdog

Harry and Lloyd Twin Girls Costumes Ride in a Sheepdog

I have ALWAYS made my Halloween costumes, my mom made them when I was little and I have made them every year since. Around September, I decide I need to really get a head start on my costume- and around October 25th I am ALWAYS in a panic and decide that I need to get … Read more