Cool Gene Simmons Homemade Halloween Costume

Homemade Gene Simmons Halloween Costume

I told my wife I wanted to a Homemade Gene Simmons Halloween Costume and nothing else. Searched internet for costumes to purchase, found them way too expensive. My wife thought she would be able to make the costume and so we set out to purchase fake leather looking stuff. We purchased the boots and studded … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spice Girls Group Costume

Homemade Spice Girls Group Costume

My friends and I try to come up with a cool costume idea for our group each year. We decided on a Spice Girls Group Costume because it was so convenient for the 5 of us and each character matched our personalities so well! First, we all got head phones, making it more obvious that … Read more

Coolest Beastie Boys Costume

Homemade Beastie Boys Costume

My two roommates and I decided to dress up as the Beastie Boys in their Intergalactic video for Halloween. This Homemade Beastie Boys Costume was really inexpensive and a smash hit. We got white painter suits, safety goggles, and rubber gloves from the hardwear store. We used yellow and black spray paint to paint the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Gene, Paul and Ace from KISS Kids Costume

Homemade Gene, Paul and Ace from KISS  Kids Costume

Here are our homemade Gene, Paul and Ace from KISS costumes for Kids. My kids won contests in our hometown and in a Radio Disney contest in our capital with hundreds of contestants. Here’s what I did for this Homemade Gene, Paul and Ace from KISS Kids Costume: Gene – I took a belt and … Read more

Coolest LMFAO Golden Robot Costume

Coolest LMFAO Golden Robot Costume

The idea for this LMFAO Golden Robot costume came from my 13 yr old son Kenneth and our love for music. It’s from the popular group LMFAO video Party Rock Anthem. He loves all eyes on him so we knew this would be a good costume to create. Just like last year for Halloween where … Read more

Cool Homemade Gene Simmons KISS Costume

Homemade Gene Simmons KISS Costume

We decided to do Kiss this year because they are on tour and we are going to see them in concert. Now we can wear our Homemade Gene Simmons KISS Costume to the concert as well. I made the Gene Simmon’s costume for my husband out of 2 yards of vinyl. I used pictures of … Read more

Coolest KISS DIY Halloween Costume

Homemade KISS DIY Halloween Costume

This is our KISS DIY Halloween Costume. For the Demon we found the leather pants, boots, cape, and studded biker jacket at second hand stores. We cut the arms off of the biker jacket to make a vest, and repurposed one of the arm cuffs as a choker collar. We cut the bottom of the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Daft Punk Couple Costume

Homemade Daft Punk Couple Costume

A friend asked if I wanted to go to an “I wish I was….” party as Daft Punk (the 2 french guys who made ‘one more time’ & ‘around the world’). I of course loved daft punk and went to it, it was a first attempt but considering no leather jackets and the time it … Read more

Coolest Homemade Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS Costumes

Homemade Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS Costumes

“You wanted the best and you got the best…the hottest band in the world…KISS!” My beautiful wife of nearly 20 years was the best sport in all this. She agreed to help me celebrate my favorite rock band of all time. So here you have it, Homemade Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS Costumes. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Demon Costume

Homemade Demon Costume

My son wanted to be Gene Simmons from Kiss so here it is. We had bought the wig and ski mask. We spray painted old football shoulder pads as well as a jock strap black which was so funny to see. Then we of course had to bejewel all of these items. We also used … Read more

Coolest KISS Group Costume

KISStory Costume

We most definitely made history this year! Every year since 2004 our office has dressed up. This one particular year we went with the KISS theme. It was a great time, and the only difficult part was trying to get the makeup to look right! The costumes were very simple to make… we all owned … Read more

Coolest Homemade Paul Stanley KISS Costume

Homemade Paul Stanley KISS Costume

We decided to do Kiss this year because they are on tour and we are going to see them in concert! Now we can wear our Homemade Paul Stanley KISS Costume to the concert as well. I started off with a black bustiere and black pants. I used sticky-back rhinestones and created the jeweled pattern … Read more

Coolest Homemade Kiss Gene Simmons Group Costume

Homemade Kiss Gene Simmons Group Costume

This year I decided to dress as “Gene” and included my son as (ACE) and my nephew as (Paul). I made all three costumes myself, the only store bought item was Gene’s boots. I saw Kiss in NYC in 1978 and then again years later with my son in 2003. So we are a KISS … Read more

Coolest Daft Punk Thomas Homemade Costume

Coolest Daft Punk Thomas Costume 2

I have been creating my own Halloween costumes for the past few years now. However this year I had to stray from my tradition of creating large nightmare beasts in order to create a more dance floor friendly costume. Being the colossal nerd I am, I have always thought the Daft Punk costumes were really … Read more

Cool Homemade Kiss Demon Costume

Homemade Kiss Demon Costume

My husband Paul made this Homemade Kiss Demon Costume for our son Jordan. When we saw Kiss here in Halifax back in July, my son thought it would be great to dress up like Gene Simmons. The costume is basically made of cardboard and foam. The boots are made of sneakers with clay to form … Read more

Coolest Sgt. D Costume from Stormtroopers of Death (S.O.D)

Homemade  Sgt. D Costume from Stormtroopers of Death (S.O.D)

i’ve always been a big fan of Stormtroopers of Death (metal band) and their mascot Sgt. D, I thought this Sgt. D Costume from Stormtroopers of Death (S.O.D) would make a cool costume so here it is: I had an old army fatigue laying around, sum boots, gloves and a bandanna, only thing I purchased … Read more

Coolest Residents Costume

Residents Costume

So, I’m a big fan of the obscure band The Residents. They’ve kept their identities hidden for over 30 years, although they’ve become known for their signature giant eyeball masks and tuxedos. So, this year, I decided to honor my obsession by creating my own Residents costume. I started off with a 14″ plastic globe. … Read more

Coolest DIY Gene Simmons Costume

Homemade Gene Simmons Costume

My son wanted to be a member of KISS. The Homemade Gene Simmons Costume started with a boy’s muscle shirt and girl’s leggings. I bought some fake leather and studded it. Then I used fabric glue to fasten it onto the shirt. Next I made bat wings out of the leather, studded them, and fastened … Read more

Cool Homemade KISS Costume Ideas

Homemade KISS Costumes

This year for Halloween my kids decided to be the rock band Kiss. Here is what I did and used to make the KISS Costumes. Demon child costume: I started out by making some boots to look similar to what the Demon Child’s Dragon boots look like. To make the Dragon boots I started with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Grateful Dead Costume

Homemade Grateful Dead Costume

My 11 month old son is in a Grateful Dead Costume dancing bear for his first Halloween. I transformed my old radio flyer into a Volkswagen bus by recycling diaper boxes and then using paper mache and spray paint. I finished it off with some eBay finds and the bus was driven by Jerry Garcia. … Read more

Cool DIY Gene Simmons KISS Costume

Homemade Gene Simmons KISS Costume

This Homemade Gene Simmons KISS Costume is my friend Andrea. Yes actually it is a girl under all of that drag. In her costume she’s 7ft tall and even glued hair to her chest to make the outfit complete.