Cool Homemade Mario and Luigi Costumes

Homemade Mario and Luigi Costumes

I wanted to be a partner costume with my little sister but she was very stubborn so I had to find something she loved to be. I considered many different pairs but then after watching her play video games it was decided! Lily, my sister would be Luigi and I, Emily, would be Mario. It … Read more

Coolest Swine Flu and Bird Flu Couple Costume

Coolest Swine Flu and Bird Flu Couple Costume

We decided to be the H1N1 virus (said to have begun in Mexico) and the SARS virus (said to have begun in Asia) for Halloween! For the Mexican swine flu, Kevin found an old blanket at a flee market which he cut a hole in to wear as a poncho, a hat donated from a … Read more

Coolest Dia De Los Muertos Homemade Couple Costume

Homemade Dia De Los Muertos Couple Costume

This is a Homemade Dia De Los Muertos Couple Costume my wife and I wore to a Halloween party. The paint is water based and I used an airbrush to paint the black base and a hand brush to paint the bones. My wife made the colored paper flowers.

Coolest Siamese Twins Costume

Homemade Siamese Twins Costume

For this Siamese Twins Costume my roommate and I basically rummaged through old clothing. We found big clothing by going through our bigger family members stuff. We found a huge skirt, and we stretched it out by pulled it apart and loosening the seams. We found a huge sweatshirt that we also managed to stretch … Read more

Coolest Highway to Hell and Stairway to Heaven Costumes

Homemade Highway to Hell and Stairway to Heaven Costumes

My sister and I were going for a rock and roll theme when trying to decide what it was we wanted to dress up as for Halloween. We were thinking Metallica, Kiss, Ozzy, you name we thought about it! Finally we came up with songs instead of groups and this Highway to Hell and Stairway … Read more

Coolest Homemade Octomom and Kate Gosselin Costumes

Homemade Octomom and Kate Gosselin Costumes

This year for Halloween, my friend and I decided to dress up in Homemade Octomom and Kate Gosselin Costumes. We thought these two women were a good combination. Considering I have long hair, we thought it would be better if I were Octomom. I had to dye it black, therefore I used temporary hair dye, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Bacon and Eggs with Toast Costume

Homemade Bacon and Eggs with Toast Costume

I made this easy Homemade Bacon and Eggs with Toast Costume. I used quilting batting for the egg white, and yellow felt for the yolk. I stuffed the yolk with more batting and hand-sewed the yolk onto the white. I sewed the shoulders and sides together and my son wore it over a white turtleneck. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lego Couple Halloween Costumes

Homemade Lego Couple Halloween Costumes

We were looking for a creative couples costume for a Halloween party when we came across the incredible Lego costumes on this site from last year. We decided to be the wrestler and cheerleader Lego Minifigures. For this homemade Lego couple Halloween costumes we first started by using a caliper on an actual Lego figure … Read more

Cool Transformers Costume

Transformers Costume

My nephew and neighbor’s boy wanted to be Bumblebee and Optimus Prime. We looked at this website for ideas and came up with our own Transformers costume! We began by finding cardboard boxes of all sizes. We collected star foam pieces and even plastic containers. We used silver tape that is used for dryer vents … Read more

Coolest Medieval Gargoyles on Stone Pedestals Couple Costume

Coolest Medieval Gargoyles on Stone Pedestals Couple Costume

For Halloween this year, we dressed as ancient stone gargoyles. We’re perching on stone pedestals, also known as plinths. We recently flew off a cathedral in France and arrived in America to celebrate Halloween. This Medieval Gargoyles on Stone Pedestals Couple Costume was completely hand-made, and they involved sewing parts of it, a lot of … Read more