Funny (and Comfy) Baby Halloween Costume: Hudson the Baby Viking

Funny (and Comfy) Baby Halloween Costume: Hudson the Baby Viking

For Hudson’s first Halloween I wanted to make a comfortable viking costume for him to wear. I decided to crochet the costume but the problem was there wasn’t any patterns to follow for this method so I made it up.  I used gray silver and copper metallic yarn to achive the look of chain maille … Read more

Baby Dorothy Costume from The Wizard of Oz

Baby Dorothy Costume from The Wizard of Oz

This Costume was planned to be made before the one wearing it was even here, The Wizard of Oz has always been a very important movie for my family. My Grandfather, Charles Augustus Gischel had a virus settle in his heart, he got on the list for Kidney one and received his heart transplant in … Read more

Baby Bird Costume

Baby Bird Costume

This is my 10 month old daughter Joni! Since the day she was born she always reminded us of a “baby bird” so her nickname “J Bird” instantly stuck with the entire family! I knew I wanted her to be a bird for Halloween but just couldn’t find any store bought costumes that were good … Read more

Coolest Baby Shark Attack Costume Using Baby Carrier

Coolest Baby Shark Attack Costume Using Baby Carrier

I wanted to create a costume for my 6 month old baby but wanted it too be unique and something I had never seen before. To make the matter more difficult, I also wanted to incorporate using a baby carrier so his costume would be visible, And functional for a six month old. My idea … Read more

Mamas Little Baby Rag Doll Costume

Mamas Little Baby Rag Doll Costume

This was our babies first halloween and we had been looking at costumes and ideas since July.Halloween was such a big treat for me as a child and I couldnt wait for her to experience it. In fact we actually ended up with 3 costumes because I couldnt make up my mind. But one day … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby in a Stroller Cabbage Costume

Coolest Homemade Baby in a Stroller Cabbage Costume

I just could not resist having my newborn be a Cabbage Patch kid for her first Halloween! This is my 10th child and having just lost my job, we had to be fiscally creative. This outfit only cost us $6.00. We got the crochet orange yarn wig from ebay in newborn size ( we also … Read more

Chucky and His Seed Twin Baby Costumes

Chucky and His Seed Twin Baby Costumes

We wanted something different than the usual chucky and the bride so we decided to dress my twin boys up as Chucky and his seed. Off to the thrift shops we went! That is where we bought most of the boys costumes. We actually got all of the clothing for the seed there.we made a … Read more

Baby Nacho Libre Costume – Need I Say More?

Baby Nacho Libre Costume - Need I Say More?

“Oh my gosh, it’s Nacho Libre!!” was the sound echoing all throughout the office as I walked around with my little luchador on his first Halloween.  He had his own paparazzi the whole time, making it a bit difficult for me…I mean him to go trick-or-treating. Jack Black would be jealous. Creating his costume was … Read more

Cute Baby Halloween Costume: Sophia from the Golden Girls!

Cute Baby Halloween Costume: Sophia from the Golden Girls!

This is my little love, Gianna, dressed as Sophia from the Golden Girls. We (okay…just me) LOVE the Golden Girls and I couldn’t resist turning my 5-month-old baby into one of my favorite characters. The thing I love most about this costume (aside from it being HILARIOUS!) is how inexpensive and easy it was to … Read more

Grandma Emma Baby Costume

Grandma Emma Baby Costume

Emma just started walking so we thought this grandma baby costume would be funny. We took a wig from a George Washington costume and clipped some of the hair back. Also, took a walker and cut the legs down for her height and put tennis balls on the bottom. She was a hit. We went … Read more

Cool Family Halloween Costume Idea: Root Beer Float

Cool Family Halloween Costume Idea: Root Beer Float

I’ve been making my own costumes for years now and it’s one of the things I look forward to during Halloween. Each year I spend a great deal of time thinking of costume ideas and how to execute it. I almost decided to pass on making any this year because my husband and I just … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Costume: Merry Minion Mischief

Coolest Homemade Baby Costume: Merry Minion Mischief

How I made my Minion’s costume: You will need overalls, a hat, yellow shirt or Onesie, pipe cleaners, white & black construction paper, black socks, and a hot glue gun! P.S. Don’t forget your Minion! Mine happened to be my own baby boy. Step 1. Purchasing our costume items! Hat, socks, and pipe cleaners are … Read more

Cutest Cabbage Patch Doll for a Baby in a Stroller Costume

Cutest Cabbage Patch Doll for a Baby in a Stroller Costume

After having made boy costumes for the past 10 years, I was more than excited to make one for my 7 month old daughter! In trying to think up a costume, I flashed back to memories of things that I loved as a child. After days of pondering, I finally figured it out!  A Cabbage … Read more

Cute Pillsbury Doughboy Baby Costume (and Mom the Baker)

Cute Pillsbury Doughboy Baby Costume (and Mom the Baker)

I knew as soon as I saw the Pillsbury Doughboy that my son would be a PERFECT replica. I made the costume with a white pillowcase, white pants/shirt and a white chef hat that I printed the logo on.  As his mom I wanted to coordinate with his costume in some way so I came … Read more

Sweet Homemade Halloween Baby Costume: Little Owl

Sweet Homemade Halloween Baby Costume: Little Owl

I decided to make a costume for my 4 month old daughter’s first Halloween. We live in Wisconsin so I wanted something that would be warm enough to take her outside in but nothing too elaborate that it would be difficult to get her in and out of. She has a small stuffed owl that … Read more

Adorable Baby Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

Adorable Baby Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

My daughter-ini-law suggested a Stay Puft Marshmallow Man from the Ghostbusters movie as my grandson’s costume.  I’ve made every one of my two son’s costumes over the years and now can follow up with costumes for my grandchildren.  It took me a week of thinking and planning to come up with a way to do … Read more

Cool Homemade Baby Snipe Costume from the movie UP!

Cool Homemade Baby Snipe Costume from the movie UP!

My wife and I love the movie UP. We had our little girl a few months ago, and we wanted to make her first Halloween very special. So while my wife and I dressed up as the main characters, we wanted our daughter to go as a Baby Snipe. This is how we did it: … Read more