Prize-Winning Headless Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

Prize-Winning Headless Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

I wanted to be an iconic woman in history and create a glamorous, sexy costume. I researched Marie Antoinette and found that she had been beheaded and that triggered all the ideas for my costume. It took me a week to create it. I used duct tape, spray foam insulation, 3 sticks, a can, a … Read more

Cool Homemade Albert Einstein Toddler Costume

Cool Homemade Albert Einstein Toddler Costume

The best part for me is the end result, how easy it was to put together! Everyone loved it, I painted his face to look more like Einstein eyebrows, mustache and laugh lines, with eyeliner and white Halloween makeup the outfit was a mix and match of things he had in his closet already! Not … Read more

Prize-Winning Headless Marie Antoinette Costume

Prize-Winning Headless Marie Antoinette Costume

For the past few years my sisters have had a great Halloween party.  I usually dress up as some kind of Vampire, because I love Vampire movies.  Anyway, this year they told me “You can’t be a Vampire!” lol.  So, I decided to do something totally different and great!  Marie Antoinett, carrying her head!  I … Read more

Classic Handmade Marie Antoinette Costume

Classic Handmade Marie Antoinette Costume

This Marie Antoinette costume took forever but was a lot of fun! From the top down… I bought a wig and wired in a ton of birds, flowers, plastic beads, etc. Then I glued a large pink ribbon in a loop, glued a big fake jewel over the overlap, and pinned it over the wig. … Read more

Scary Headless Marie Antoinette Homemade Halloween Costume

Scary Headless Marie Antoinette Homemade Halloween Costume

For Halloween this year I wanted to be something super scary. I always go a little too far with costumes, but this scary headless Marie Antoinette homemade Halloween costume (though it doesn’t look it) was incredibly easy, very light and comfortable! I completed the entire costume in a day, and have developed some tricks and tips so … Read more

Marie Antoinette Costume Complete with Handmade Wig!

Marie Antoinette Costume Complete with Handmade Wig!

I’ve always been obsessed with Marie Antoinette and decided this was the year I’d finally dress up as her. I wanted a new take on her though, not just the normal short poofy dresses. So I decided to do a sort-of Marie Antoinette in her undergarments. I already had this amazing corset and just re-laced … Read more

Spooky Headless Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

Spooky Headless Marie Antoinette Halloween Costume

I was inspired by several headless costumes, but mostly Nicole Magne’s. Halloween is by far my favorite time of year and I try to out-do myself each year. This spooky headless Marie Antoinette halloween costume cost less than $50 to make. I used a plastic dress form from a local mannequin store, a backpack, a … Read more

Original Homemade Mount Rushmore Costume

Original Homemade Mount Rushmore Costume

We took a family trip to Mt Rushmore in September and came home with a Mount Rushmore Costume idea! It took some time but was a lot of fun to make. It was constructed building a rectangle frame with upright supports from odds and ends of wood I had at home. I then used chicken wire … Read more

Coolest Davy Crockett or Daniel Boone Costume for a Child

Here is my son in his Davy Crockett AKA Daniel Boone costume created by his grandmother.  She used a faux suede fabric for jacket with coor

Here is my son in his Davy Crockett AKA Daniel Boone costume created by his grandmother.  She used a faux suede fabric for jacket with coordinating trims, and super cool wooden buttons.  For the shirt a tan broadcloth fabric was chosen with fabric ties added.  He is wearing an authentic hand made coonskin hat which is going to come in … Read more