Cool DIY Jane Jetson Costume

Jane Jetson

To make this Jane Jetson costume, I paper mached a 54″ balloon and cut cardboard for the tail and edges. I used rope for the straps. The wig was bought online. The dress from forever 21, and the tights from Walmart. I used white fabric and hot glued it on top of the triangular carboard.

Awesome DIY Riveting Rosie From the Jetsons Costume

rosie from the jetsons costume

Halloween is my favorite time of year. When I was thinking about costumes I knew I wanted to be something nostalgic. So I google searched: classic toys, cartoons, foods, music, celebrities, historical events…..just about everything! As I was researching I came across the cartoon The Jetsons. So many fond memories of my childhood on Saturday … Read more

Coolest DIY Jetsons Maid Rosie the Robot Costume

rosie the robot costume

I was inspired to try this by one of the previous posts on this website actually. The mass production of costumes and clothing these days has a massive impact on the environment. Halloween costumes are typically made with petroleum byproducts which are cheaply made and uncomfortable; two things that sound pretty terrible to me.  Also … Read more

Coolest Flintstones Family and Car Costume

Coolest Flintstones Family and Car Costume

Having kids seems to have rejuvenated my inner-child and rather than buy our Halloween costumes, I’ve gotten the bug to create them the last few years, and hopefully provide them with lasting memories along the way. A couple of years ago we did our “Sidey’s Pest Control” Mouse Trap costume, followed by our “Chips + … Read more

Real Life Pebbles and Bamm Bamm with Working Flintstones Car

Real Life Pebbles and Bamm Bamm with Working Flintstones Car

We had been wanting to do this ideas since out babies met each other, unfortunately Pebbles didn’t had hair and it took her a while. Luckily for us she got a good amount of hair right before Halloween so we knew he had to go for it. Bamm Bamm’s outfit was made by grandma and … Read more

Awesome Mystery Machine with Velma and Shaggy

Awesome Mystery Machine with Velma and Shaggy

My kids wantsd to be shaggy and Velma for Halloween so I said ok, if that’s what you want to be. I looked at what shaggy wears and I thought ok maybe with Velma at his side people will know who they are. I bought all the clothes and wigs online, searching for days to … Read more

Flintstones Family Costumes

Flintstones Family Costumes

My daughter who is 6 was Pebbles for Halloween when she was two. I made her costume at the time and when we had twins boy and girl who are now two. I decided to hand my oldest costume to her and make my son Bamm Bamm and also created his costume. My husband and … Read more

Flintstones Family Costumes For Under $40!

Flintstones Family Costumes For Under $40!

Halloween has always been an exciting time for me, but once starting a family and having kids of our own, that just upped the anty of fun to be had. Every year we like to figure out a family costume theme and I love to spend the time creating it. Once we figured out that … Read more

Baby Flintstones Dino Costume

Baby Flintstones Dino Costume

This year, my husband and I decided to dress up as the Flintstones as a family for our annual Halloween party and trick-or-treating. As it was our first year in our new house, we had a lot of other decorations to make for the house and I knew I wouldn’t be able to make costumes … Read more

Tom and Jerry Homemade Couple Costume

Tom and Jerry Homemade Couple Costume

We made these Tom and Jerry costumes in just two days! It’s an easy and fun costume for couples. The accessories we used are: a pan for Tom the cat and a cheese for Jerry the mouse. The cheese was made from kappa boards that we glued together and painted with acrylic colours. The holes in … Read more

Homemade Easy and Darling Pebbles Costume

Homemade Easy and Darling Pebbles Costume

The hardest part of this Pebbles costume was finding the right fabric for the top. I searched Joann’s Fabric and local shops, but had a challenge finding a leopard print that was adorable and comfortable for my little girl. Either the leopard print was bleh or the fabric was a thick flannel or scratchy faux … Read more

Easy Homemade Powerpuff Girl Group costume

Easy Homemade Powerpuff Girl Group costume

Girls wanted to do a costume together but didn’t want to do something that everyone does so we went with the Powerpuff Girls. I made the dresses out of t-shirts and sewed a basic aline dress.  You could also just find dresses that are pink, green and blue if you don’t know how to sew. … Read more

Scooby and the Gang Family Costume

Scooby and the Gang Family Costume

Every year we dress up as a family for Halloween. This year was no different and so it took us a while to figure out what we would dress up as but we knew it had to be good. My 8 year old son was watching old cartoons and singing the Scooby Doo song and … Read more

Wilma and Fred Flintstone Toddler Costumes

Wilma and Fred Flintstone Toddler Costumes

My sister came up with the idea of the Flintstone while flipping through costume ideas because she had two kids to think of. This is a photo of my daughter and my son as Fred and Wilma Flintstone. There is no sewing done with these costumes, just glue safety pin and the fabric. My daughters … Read more

World’s First Known Spooky Space Kook Costume

World's First Known Spooky Space Kook Costume

I loved watching Scooby Doo as a young kid and was terrified by the scariest known Villain – the Spooky Space Kook. This guy glowed in the dark and had the scariest evil laugh known. So my decision was made and my project was started. The basic costume uses white work gloves, white sweat pants, … Read more

Scooby Doo and the Gang Group Costume

Scooby and the gang!!

Scooby Doo and the Gang!!! Our challenge was to find all of our items second-hand and/or really CHEAPLY! We spent about $10 a person not including wigs. We wore our costumes for a church trunk or treat …everyone loved them! Scooby was made by my 13 year old son with very little help from mom. … Read more

Shaggy and Velma Couple Costume

Shaggy and Velma Couple Costume

I started with getting a bob style red wig online. It was about $12 including shipping. I also found the orange knee high socks online for about $10. I found brown mary jane style shoes at walmart for $8. I shopped around for a while looking for a skirt and decided to try our local … Read more

Cool DIY Jetsons Costume: Rosie the Robot Comes Out of Retirement!

Cool DIY Jetsons Costume: Rosie the Robot Comes Out of Retirement!

Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year!  I spend weeks looking and searching for creative and unique costume ideas that I can make.  Sometimes this isn’t the easiest task but I always manage to come up with ideas that surprise and awe many people.  My costume this year was Rosie The Robot, the maid from … Read more

Cool Scooby Doo Gang Costume

Cool Scooby Doo Gang Costume

We needed a theme and we were all girls and we didn’t want to do anything too  traditional so this is what we came up with. I had to be Shaggy because no one wanted to be him. Overall it worked out , had so much fun putting Scooby Doo Gang costumes together. For Shaggy … Read more

Simple and Cute Velma Costume

Simple and Cute Velma Costume

I made this Velma costume for character day during homecoming week at my high school. I got the turtle neck sweater, skirt and wig from the Goodwill. I already had the black shoes and I just dyed a pair of cheat white socks from Walmart. My glasses are from Claire’s. My reactions were great! My … Read more

Fun Homemade Group Costume for the Family: The Flintstone’s

Fun Homemade Group Costume for the Family: The Flintstone's

My 4 yr-old son was always banging on everything he could get his hands on. We all started calling him Bam-Bam. My 9 yr-old daughter decided that’s what he should be for Halloween and that segwayed into the whole family being the Flinstone’s.  (She of course had to convince her father who never dressed up … Read more

Cute and Sexy Pebbles and Bam Bam Couple Costume

Cute and Sexy Pebbles and Bam Bam Couple Costume

My sophmore year of college I decided to cut my hair really short and all of my friends told me I should dress up like Pebbles for Halloween. After looking on every Halloween website known to man I gave up and decided to make my own. In the mist of everything my boyfriend now decides … Read more

Easy and Cheap DIY Bamm Bamm Costume for Toddlers

Easy and Cheap DIY Bamm Bamm Costume for Toddlers

This costume was very easy and cheap to make. I went to my local craft store and bought some orange and black felt material, glue sticks, and some safety pins. I cut out the Bam Bam skirt and put the trim around the bottom. I then hot glued the black spots on it. I made … Read more