Coolest Mad Hatter Girl Costume Idea

Coolest Mad Hatter Girl Costume Idea

The Mad Hatter Girl: Jasmine wanted to be the Mad Hatter but all the costumes at the store didn’t look anything like the real Mad Hatter, so I decided to  do my own research on the internet and made her a one of a kind Mad Hatter Girl. Hat made using a Dollar store hat … Read more

Life Size LaLaLoopsy Doll Costume For a Preschooler

Life Size LaLaLoopsy Doll Costume For a Preschooler

So my 3 year old daughter is obsessed with the Lalaloopsy dolls and she didn’t want to be just any ordinary Lalaloopsy doll, she wanted to be the doll that was dressed up as a bumble bee, like the one she saw in her Lalaloopsy Halloween book. So, I actually was really confident that I … Read more

For All Shapes and Sizes Tornado Costume

For All Shapes and Sizes Tornado Costume

As I lay on the floor with chicken wire attached to me, I wondered why I had to choose to become a tornado. Why not something simple, like a cat for instance. No, I was determined to be unique. Judging on how this costume set up was going, if I didn’t come out a whirling … Read more

Coolest Breathing Jellyfish Costume

Coolest Breathing Jellyfish Costume

This breathing Jellyfish costume was a really easy costume to make. I already had everything at home so it didn’t cost me a cent. I used a see-through dome umbrella for the top, covered with white tulle. The tentacles were made from strips of white fabric. Some of the strips I hand sewed a large zigzag … Read more

Great Homemade Buzz Lightyear Halloween Costume

Great Homemade Buzz Lightyear Halloween Costume

It all started with a white, plastic trash can, with removable lid. My three year old wanted to be Buzz Light year, from Toy Story. He was very specific, however, and did not want the soft, store bought kind. He wanted to BE Buzz. So, I purchased a plain white, kitchen trash can, with the … Read more

Coolest Last-Minute Basketball and Net Costume

Coolest Last-Minute Basketball and Net Costume

Cut out the bottom of a round laundry basket, cut a piece of cardboard to use as a back board(connect the back board to the laundry basket with wire). Paint a line on the backboard. Then you cut a slice out of one of your brothers old basket balls and put it on your head!

Coolest Sushi Roll Costume for Kids!

Coolest Sushi Roll Costume for Kids!

Our family loves sushi. If you ask my 4-year-old what she would like for dinner, the answer is always the same… SUSHI! For this Sushi roll costume I used two cardboard circles that came from underneath frozen pizzas, two narrow strips of cardboard (about 4 or 5 inches wide) that were long enough to wrap … Read more

Cool Homemade Gingerbread Man Costume

Cool Homemade Gingerbread Man Costume

This year, my 10 year old daughter informed me only a week in advance that the local carnival was taking place the following weekend. The big deal being that our local carnival has a different theme to it every year, and so this year, it was “delicacies”… With such a short notice and very small … Read more

Last-Minute Mr. Fredrickson Costume from the Movie Up

Last-Minute Mr. Fredrickson Costume from the Movie Up

My little boy absolutely loves Pixar’s movie Up! So, when Halloween rolled around I couldn’t think of a better costume for him. This was probably the easiest and cheapest costume I have ever made because we used mostly things that were lying around my house. When it came to his outfit we used a simple … Read more