Unique Troll Couple Costume

This costume was fun to make and more fun to watch people\'s reaction as we entered the party. My best friend had won first place in costume contes

This unique Troll Couple costume was fun to make and more fun to watch people’s reaction as we entered the party. My best friend had won first place in costume contest the previous year in our homemade Thing 1 and Thing 2 costumes so we had to one up ourselves. We wanted something fun, something … Read more

Last Minute Thing 1 Thing 2 Couple Costume

My best friend and I are a goofy pair. We had searched high and low for costumes, but couldn\'t find one that really showed our personality. We fin

My best friend and I are a goofy pair. We had searched high and low for costumes, but couldn’t find one that really showed our personality. We finally came across a Thing 1 and Thing 2 costume in the store but it was too generic looking so we decided we could do it better with … Read more

Cheap and Simple Play-Doh Couple Costume

We had two big halloween parties to attend and wanted different costumes for both parties... but we didnt want to spend a lot of money. Super cheap a

We had two big Halloween parties to attend and wanted different costumes for both parties but we didn’t want to spend a lot of money. So we made this cheap and simple Play-Doh couple costume! I “borrowed” two yellow farm buckets from my uncle, cut two arm holes and a head hole, adjust to fit … Read more

Sexy Three Blonde Blind Mice Costumes

My bestfriends and I decided to be the 3 blind mice for halloween.. We collected all of the items at different stores and created these masterpeices

My bestfriends and I decided to go in sexy three blonde blind mice costumes. We collected all of the items at different stores and created these masterpieces! The ears, gloves, cane and nylons were from the Sanfransisco store in Saint John, New Brunswick. The sunglasses from the Dollarstore and we paired them with a simple … Read more

DIY Sexy Buzz Lightyear Costume

DIY Sexy Buzz Lightyear Costume

This DIY Sexy Buzz Lightyear costume took me an hour to make and less than $10!! Materials (wings): -foam -felt (white (4), purple (2), green, red) -glue (cement or super) -yard or ribbon   Materials (body): -white tank top felt (green (2), red, purple, white, teal)   Wings: 1. Using foam, I cut out 3 pieces … Read more

Cool Ke$ha Costume

I am a college student, so I am broke and didn\'t have much money for a costume this year. This costume was so simple and cheap. All I had to buy w

I am a college student, so I am broke and didn’t have much money for a costume this year. This Ke$ha costume was so simple and cheap. All I had to buy was glitter. For the outfit, I just wore shorts and “stockings ripped all up the sides” with a black bandeau top that I borrowed … Read more

Coolest Baby Harry Potter Costume

My son is 9 months old and each piece of his costume had to be made by hand.
I started with the glasses - because of his size, I wire wrapped them b

My son is 9 months old and each piece of this Baby Harry Potter Costume had to be made by hand. I started with the glasses – because of his size, I wire wrapped them by hand. This allowed me to control the measurements and ensure that they fit correctly, as well as make adjustments. The … Read more

Last-Minute Baby Scarecrow Halloween Costume

On October 4, I headed to party store to get my 5 month old a skunk costume that I thought was to die for. The sticker said 42.00 and at that time mo

On October 4, I headed to party store to get my 5 month old a skunk costume that I thought was to die for. The sticker said 42.00 and at that time money was no problem. I asked the clerk  if I could try it on her. As I am putting this Little skunk costume … Read more

Coolest Last Minute Couple Costume: Tree and Lumberjack

My friend and I had no idea what to wear to an halloween party but I saw his plaid shirt in his closet and realized that we already had everything we

My friend and I had no idea what to wear to a Halloween party but I saw his plaid shirt in his closet and realized that we already had everything we needed to be a tree and lumberjack! I grabbed some eye make-up and some leaves from the yard and made myelf into a “tree”. … Read more

Coolest Greek Costume

These costumes were sooo easy to make and we got so many compliments, it was sooo worth it!I simply bought white fabric( you can use old white linen)

These costumes were sooo easy to make and we got so many compliments, it was sooo worth it! I simply bought white fabric (you can use old white linen) for each one of us. For my younger daughter I folded the fabric in half, cut a hole for the head and glued gold fabric I … Read more

Coolest Pharaoh Costume

This year for Halloween, I wanted to do something that was different, unique, but at the same time instantly recognizable. Since I have always been f

This year for Halloween, I wanted to do something that was different, unique, but at the same time instantly recognizable. Since I have always been fascinated by ancient Egypt, I decided to take on the challenge of becoming the King of the Nile. The Pharaoh costume only cost me 13 dollars and I received many … Read more

Coolest Shrek and Fiona Costumes

Shrek and Fiona Costumes

My husband and I were invited to a Halloween camping experience and needed costumes quickly, but due to a contest, needed them very creative as well. My husband did not grow up wearing costumes much and I love crafty things.  We both are larger sized, so I wanted something that wouldn’t look horrible on me, … Read more

Coolest Viola Swamp Costume

Coolest Viola Swamp Costume

I dressed up as Viola Swamp for the 2nd graders whose classroom I have been  ‘student teaching ‘ in. They got a kick out of it! I actually managed to put together this costume during recess and picked them up looking like Viola! I had just read them the book the day before. I wore … Read more

Coolest Skunk Lost Boy Costume from Peter Pan

Coolest Peter Pan Lost Boy Costume - Skunk

Materials needed: Black hoodie Black pants Black shoes Wire hanger Black fabric White felt Black felt Batting Black belt Slingshot For Halloween 2011, we did a Peter Pan theme. Our 3-year-old wanted to be the Skunk Lost Boy. It was so great! He wore a black hoodie, black pants and black shoes we already had. To … Read more

Coolest Mini Homemade Baby Lego Costume

Mini Homemade Baby Lego Costume

This Mini Homemade Baby Lego Costume is my 3 month old grandson’s first Halloween Costume. He placed 1st and 3rd in two different contests. We used foam, dyed it blue and cut out the different pieces to shape it like a Lego. We used hot glue to add the dots on to the solid rectangle … Read more

Coolest iPhone FaceTime Couple Costume

Coolest iPhone FaceTime Couple Costume

Never lose sight of each other on a crazy Halloween Night! Really easy, last minute, cheap, iPhone FaceTime Couple Costume! All you need is: 1. Black cardboard 2. Printer – To print buttons/pictures 3. Pictures of yourselves (taken by the iphone, of course) 4. Scissors and Glue 5. Steve Job’s Inspiration Steps: 1. Cut Iphone … Read more

Coolest Homemade Treasure Troll Pregnant Costume

Homemade Treasure Troll Pregnant Costume

Since I am 8 and a half months pregnant, I wanted a costume that would highlight my belly. I suddenly remembered the cute little big-bellied dolls I had as a kid: Treasure Trolls! For this Homemade Treasure Troll Pregnant Costume I bought a pink troll wig online. It came with a purple heart gem on … Read more

Coolest Baby ‘Bump’ Pregnancy Costume

Coolest Baby 'Bump' Pregnancy Costume

I was pregnant and trying to find something creative to be, nothing was catching my eye. Until I was driving and saw a BUMP sign on the highway. I immediately thought of my belly and how everyone referred to it as a ‘baby bump’ and thought of how I could work that sign into my … Read more

Coolest Homemade Human Picnic Costume

Homemade Human Picnic Costume

This Human Picnic Idea came to me browsing through Wal-Mart. As a college student without a lot of money I saw an inexpensive set of ketchup and mustard squeeze bottles. I bought two plastic red bowls for the bikini top and cut holes in the tops and sides. Simple white string was weaved through the … Read more

Coolest Woman’s Sexy Mummy Costume

Homemade Mummy Woman's Costume

I was on a tight budget and running out of time before Halloween. But, I still wanted a fun and creative costume. I decided that I hadn’t seen many mummy costumes around since I was a child so I thought I’d give it a try. This Homemade Mummy Woman’s Costume was extremely inexpensive and easy … Read more

Coolest Homemade Scuba Diving Baby Costume

Homemade Scuba Diving Baby Costume

This Homemade Scuba Diving Baby Costume idea came to my hubby and I because we wanted an original costume for our son. We are both avid SCUBA divers and decided that why not start him young? We took a black long sleeve/pant onsie playsuit (black) and made the “wetsuit”. I went to Ross and found … Read more

Coolest Homemade Coppertone Girl Costume

Homemade Coppertone Girl Costume

I came up with this concept of a Homemade Coppertone Girl Costume because I was thinking of a brand icon to dress up as. I bought a fake butt and spray painted it to look pale. I put together a bathing suit with a bigger bottom to cover the fake butt. I then bought a … Read more

Coolest DIY School Girl Halloween Costume Idea

DIY School Girl Halloween Costume Idea

WE ALL KNOW MEN ENJOY DRESSING LIKE WOMEN ONCE A YEAR ;) This DIY school girl Halloween costume idea is super easy and costs about 15$. First we measured the guys waist and went to a fabric store to buy fabric and liquid fabric stitch. The we went to a thrift store and got men’s … Read more