Homemade Willy Wonka and an Oompa Loompa Couples Costume

Homemade Willy Wonka and an Oompa Loompa Couples Costume

It all started with a love for Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Pure Imagination. Standing at just 4’11 and 3/4″, I often turn to short things for Halloween costumes. Of these have been a gnome, leprechaun, smurf, and of course and Oompa Loompa. I had my costume all ready to go for my … Read more

Fun Sushi Group Costume

Fun Sushi Group Costume

Fun Sushi costumes to make! Cardboard, duct tape, packing peanuts, foam paper, and a little spray paint. First, I cut large round cardboard circles and glued two supporting pieces on the interior of the boards. Next, I taped the entire circumference of the circles creating a seaweed look on the outside of the circles. Be … 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

Funny Homemade Costume: Britney Spears Circa 2006

Funny Homemade Costume: Britney Spears Circa 2006

Costume is made up of jean short shorts, a custom golden ticket tank top, chestnut Uggs, a blonde wig, a baby doll, fake baby bump. optional Starbucks coffee cup and a bag of Cheets. This was a great hit. Super fun to wear out and comfortable. The most unique custom costume at the party. Most … Read more

Hilarious Fred and Barney Costumes for Twin Babies

Hilarious Fred and Barney Costumes for Twin Babies

From the moment I found out I was having twins I knew the were going to be best friends for life.  Growing up I loved watching old episodes of the Flintstones and one day my husband was talking about the crazy antics of Fred and Barney.  It was just perfect!  All of the trouble those … Read more

Coolest Thing One, Two and Cat in the Hat Group Costume

Coolest Thing One, Two and Cat in the Hat Group Costume

We decided to do this because it would something fun for me and my two friends to do as a group. He basically just wore a black top, black pants and we used a white toilet seat cover for the middle of his chest. Then bought a cat n the hate top hate and bow … Read more

Cute Homemade Colonial Sanders and Chicken Children Costume

Cute Homemade Colonial Sanders and Chicken Children Costume

I’m not really sure how I came up with this -I just randomly thought of it and decided to go with it. The Colonial sanders costume was simple too make – self explanatory. The chicken was a little harder; I had to attach a feather boa to a white onsie. It literally looked like I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Family Costume 1980’s Movie Characters

Coolest Homemade Family Costume 1980's Movie Characters

Indiana Jones Hat, lasso, treat bag, explorer shirt – check (these are all items that can be purchased at any Halloween or Party store). But the jacket, THE JACKET. I just couldn’t bring myself to purchase the jacket that came with those items. It was made out of plastic. So, I set out online in … Read more

Cool Homemade Minion Costume

Cool Homemade Minion Costume

The eyes really moved! (though not very well).  Just used camping mats rolled up and painted Styrofoam cap covered with standard drywall spackle and sanded and painted. Eyes are made from HomeDepot Plumbing PVC Pipe connectors. Eyeballs were from Styrofoam balls from Jo-Anne’s fabrics, with threaded rods stuck into them for movement! Eye lenses were … Read more

Funny Magician and Rabbit Couple Costume

Funny Magician and Rabbit Couple Costume

This was the easiest costume ever! The magician: Black shorts, white button up, suspenders, and the magician hat! Most of these things are aready things in the closet! The bunny: all white, and bunny ears. Well-ah. My boyfriend (the bunny) is Samoan, so he’s pretty large. A large man in bunny ears and tights is … Read more