Original Portable Toilet Homemade Costume

I decided I would do a fresh take on the traditional "Man Being Carried" costume.  So I took the idea and ran with it, or carried it.  I

I decided I would do a fresh take on the traditional “Man Being Carried” costume. So I took the idea and ran with it, or carried it. The basic idea of the costume was to take the “man being carried” style of costume and put a more comical twist on it rather than the usual … Read more

Awesome Oblina from Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Costume

So originally I wanted to do a couple's costume with my boyfriend and be the Maitlands from Beetlejuice (which I found a sweet how-to on this site.)

Originally I wanted to do a couple’s costume with my boyfriend and be the Maitlands from Beetlejuice (which I found a sweet how-to on this site.)  He got foam insulation to start the masks, but realized there was no way he’d get them done in time for Halloween parties.  I had a week to come … Read more

Coolest Kia Soul Hamsters Couple Halloween Costumes

A friend of mine wanted her and her husband to be the Kia Soul “Hamstars” (the hamsters in the Kia commercials.)  I think we hadgrea

A friend of mine wanted her and her husband to be the Kia Soul “Hamstars” (the hamsters in the Kia commercials.)  I think we had great success with these ones – I know they had a great time at the party, they even won the prize for the most creative costume. It took about 2 … Read more

Original and Creative Homemade Halloween Costume: Dreamcatcher

Original and Creative Homemade Halloween Costume: Dreamcatcher

I was tired of store bought trashy girl costumes. I wanted something that was unique, magical, and slightly obnoxious in a crowd. This site inspired me to create everything from scratch in the true homemade spirit. This is how I made my own original and creative homemade Halloween costume: Dreamcatcher Materials: Small diameter irrigation tubing … Read more

Friday the 13th Part 7 The New Blood Jason Voorhees Costume

Friday the 13th Part 7 The New Blood Jason Voorhees

Another one of my favorite costumes to make and wear, and is always a huge hit with the crowds at my events is Friday the 13th Part 7 Jason The New Blood Voorhees costume. I get all the clothes and then I weather them all up with lots of cutting, sanding, dremeling, fraying ect. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Witch Doctor Costume

Coolest Homemade Witch Doctor Costume

WHATS UP GUYS! Hello My name is Andy and I’m 24 years young. I live in Larose, Louisiana SWAMPS!!  I’ll be showing you my Witch doctor costume 100% hand made. I spent many hours in the late night on this costume. Details are what I stride for. My favorite part about this costume is the … Read more

Coolest Baby Golfer in a Golf Cart Stroller Costume

This baby Golfer in a Golf Cart stroller costume is so easy, all I used was: Single Stroller, large sheets of card board , several  different si

This baby golfer in a golf cart stroller costume is so easy, all I used was: Single Stroller, large sheets of card board , several  different sized boxes, 4 wrapping paper cores, hot glue and glue gun, newspapers, water, flour, and large bowl for paper mache, long bolt (longer than 3 inches) with matching wing … Read more

Coolest Homemade Costume Idea: Diary of a Wimpy Kid Costume

This “Greg” from ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ cartoon drawing is very simple to make and only requires a few materials. Though I ha

This “Greg” from ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ cartoon drawing is very simple to make and only requires a few materials. Though I have written quite a bit on how to make this costume, overall the task is quite simple.  Don’t let the length of these instructions discourage you from attempting.  I have gone into … Read more

Coolest Darth Vader(ette) Costume for Women

I love Star Wars. Not in the “I jumped on the bandwagon in 2010” way, but in the “I’ve loved Star Wars since the 80s” k

I love Star Wars. Not in the “I jumped on the bandwagon in 2010” way, but in the “I’ve loved Star Wars since the 80s” kind of way. So does my husband (Dorks). So we decided to be Star Wars characters for Halloween. The hard part was choosing the characters we wanted to be. I … Read more

Cutest Homemade Owl Costume

After five failed attempts at making an Eve costume to complement her brother's Wall-E, we ended up making my daughter an owl for Halloween last yea

After five failed attempts at making an Eve costume to complement her brother’s Wall-E, we ended up making my daughter an owl costume for Halloween last year. I made a body suit out of some fuzzy animal material. It was a simple jump suit that Velcro’d over her shoulders. She wore a black sweatshirt under, … Read more