Coolest Up Group Costume

Homemade Up Group Costume

This is a Homemade Up Group Costume for the movie Up! I love this movie and knew it would make an awesome costume! I made the house by getting a huge box and cutting and taping it to make the roof. Then I added the front part of the house by just taping on another … Read more

Toy Story Little Bo Peep Halloween Costume

Toy Story Little Bo Peep Halloween Costume

Hi! Who Doesn’t love the Toy Story Movies? I know all of the kids and most grown-ups I know, do! So, this year I made my version of the popular Toy Story Little Bo Peep Halloween Costume. I made this in infant and adult sizes. I hope you like it! There are so many parts … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lil Bo Peep Costume

Homemade Lil Bo Peep Costume

Avairya is LIL BO PEEP. This Homemade Lil Bo Peep Costume also has a staff (she chewed it most of the time!), but it is not visible in the photo. I designed and made her entire costume. She looked like a little baby doll. The costume consists of a pair of pantaloons with a ruffle … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mad Hatter Baby Costume

Homemade Mad Hatter Baby Costume

Over the years I have loved Alice in Wonderland, from collecting tea cups and creating my own Wonderland area in my home to different copies of the movie and books. It’s one of my favorites, which is why I decided this year I would be Alice and my son would be the Mad Hatter. He … Read more

Coolest Walrus from Alice in Wonderland Costume

Walrus from Alice in Wonderland Costume

Hello, my name is Deejay, I’m 21 and I live in Monfalcone, a small town situated on the Northern tip of the Mediterranean Sea, in Italy. In our country we have an old secular festivity called ‘Carnevale’, coming from ancient Medieval feasts, which lasts a week: from the “Fat Thursday” to the “Fat Tuesday” (40 … Read more

Coolest Homemade Queen Iracebeth Costume

Homemade Queen Iracebeth Costume

Well earlier this year myself and a few friends went to go see Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland. I loved how they did the Red Queen Iracebeth. I knew after I saw the movie I wanted to be her for Halloween! So I definitely wanted to do a HUGE head, like she had in the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Belle Costume from Beauty and the Beast

Homemade Belle Costume from Beauty and the Beast

My niece and her friends decided to all dress as Disney princesses. She asked me to make her a Belle Costume from Beauty and the Beast. My favorite way to make costumes is to deconstruct thrift store items and make them into something new. This dress was made from; a yellow bridesmaids dress (Bodice and … Read more

Coolest Alice in Wonderland Trio Costume

Homemade Alice in Wonderland Trio Costume

October 31, 2011 My granddaughter was dead set on being the White Queen from Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland.” You can imagine my dismay…I am a seamstress (I made her an authentic Cinderella dress for a school play) so of course Gramma could accomplish anything. Her mother then decided to be the Mad Hatter and … Read more

Coolest Queen of Hearts Homemade Costume

Queen of Hearts Homemade Costume

Every year with the help of my mom (who is a great seamstress) I have a unique and homemade costume. This year our office theme was Alice in Wonderland and I was the Queen of Hearts. I found a pattern for a dress with a high collar, and with serious alterations in mind, we (or … Read more

Coolest Pirate Jack Sparrow Homemade Halloween Costume

Pirate Jack Sparrow Homemade Halloween Costume

My son is 4 here and really wanted to be a Pirate. He loved Jack Sparrow so I started thinking how to put together a Pirate Jack Sparrow Homemade Halloween Costume. I don’t like spending money on costumes, and this one I spent $0 dollars on! My son already had a dress up chest from … Read more

Coolest Homemade Disney’s Club Penguin Secret Agent Costume

Homemade Disney's Club Penguin Secret Agent Costume

My son is really into Club Penguin so he requested we make a Homemade Disney’s Club Penguin Secret Agent Costume (search it on the web, Club Penguin Secret Agent Pictures). That is why we have the sunglasses above the beak and the severely modified sport jacket. The body is a piece of ½” foam the … Read more

Coolest Toy Plastic Soldier Costume

Coolest Toy Plastic Soldier Costume 23

For this Toy Plastic Soldier Costume – pants and jacket were bought from a thrift store. I chose a raincoat and pants which had a slick material. I bought the utility belt, riffle, canteen, and walkie talkie from the dollar store. I used a pair of old work boots for my shoes. I had to … Read more

Coolest Blue Mermaid Costume

Homemade Blue Mermaid Costume

This Blue Mermaid Costume is my third mermaid costume creation. Three kinds of fabric were used: stretchy bathing suit material for the lower torso, glowing blue raw silk for the tail, and irradescent material for the bra. The bra is easy: make a tube of fabric, pleat the center and Velcro the two ends together … Read more

Cool Homemade Mermaid Costume

Homemade Mermaid Costume

With this Homemade Mermaid Costume I cut strips of fabric in all the colors of the rainbow for the scales and finished the edges with fabric glue. I used a stretchy fitted skirt underneath to sew it to. I wanted my legs to be water so I have blue waves on my shows with sequence … Read more