Last-Minute Tom Sawyer Costume

Last-Minute Tom Sawyer Costume

Materials used for this Tom Sawyer costume: dress shirt old shorts with white paint metal tin paint bucket and paint brush straw hat wood slats to make a small fence string Directions wear your hat, shirt, shorts make a mini fence and paint it white to look like a mini fence. add string to it … Read more

Last Minute Homemade Peacock Costume for a Man

Last Minute Homemade Peacock Costume for a Man

Lots of fabric, feathers and glitter ! I made the tail using peacocks feather, I used real acrylic paint for my head and face and hot glued a cut up rubber chicken beak onto my face.  I went all out and enjoyed every second of it., until it was night time and got cold. I … Read more

Easy Last-Minute LMFAO Couple Costume

Easy Last-Minute LMFAO Couple Costume

LMFAO costumes – so easy! We got the clothes from our local RUE21, the glasses too. A black fro wig. We found an empty box and mounted a hard hat on the inside with a light that wraps around your head. We added cups that we cut holes in so they would light up from … Read more

Cutest Last-Minute Chippendale Costume for a Baby

Cutest Last-Minute Chippendale Costume for a Baby

I was trying to think of a simple, cute costume for my one year old.  when I  was searching online, I saw an advertisement for Chip N Dale dancers. The thought just popped into my head….make a baby Chip N Dale costume, just for fun, of course. I entered him in a local Halloween Contest … Read more

Sexy Sailor Squad and Tuxedo Mask Group Halloween Costume

Sexy Sailor Squad and Tuxedo Mask Group Halloween Costume

My friends and I made these sexy Sailor Squad and Tuxedo Mask group Halloween costume for a Halloween social event for our sorority.  It took us the entire day to complete them, but it was worth it! We got a lot of compliments at the party, and we actually ended up winning 1st prize in the … Read more

Last Minute DIY Zombie Smurf Costume

Last Minute DIY Zombie Smurf Costume

The most fun I’ve had at uni was definitely my zombie Smurf night for Halloween.  It was a last minute idea but got really good reactions off everyone and really simple to do. Just beware of leaving blue hand prints all over the place! Very easy to make- just blue t shirt and white plain … Read more

Cool Homemade Energizer Bunny Costume

Coolest Homemade Energizer Bunny Costume

This homemade Energizer Bunny costume was a last minute costume idea. I stressed out quite a bit about what I was going to be  for Halloween, then the light clicked on! I figured, its easy, well known & not too crazy! I liked the costume because it was  something everyone would know and recognize.. A majority … Read more

Last-Minute $5 Bride of Frankenstein Costume for a Girl

Last-Minute $5 Bride of Frankenstein Costume for a Girl

My daughter was obsessed with Monster High but we both knew there would be a million Monster High characters and we wanted something more creative. So one day, as we were cleaning out an old closet at my paren’ts house, we found my mom’s old First Communion Dress. It was yellowed and tattered. After all, … Read more

Policeman Costume for Community Helpers Day at Elementary School

Policeman Costume for Community Helpers Day at Elementary School

This week we studied Community Helpers and dressed up like our favorite one.  My son chose to be a policeman! I took a large, empty box of paper towels from our kitchen and made it into a police car!  It was a HIT at school! simple design that didn’t cost me a dime!