Awesome Dragonfly Couple Halloween Costume

I think this was my most difficult project to date, but it turned out beautifully.
This year, my daughter said she wanted to be a dragon fly and we

I think this Dragonfly couple Halloween costume was my most difficult project to date, but it turned out beautifully. This year, my daughter said she wanted to be a dragon fly and we were returning to the Halloween party, and so I thought “why not?” I’ll start with the easiest part: The body:  I bought blue … Read more

Coolest Ulysses and Penelope Couple Costume

What could be more beautiful if not for two lovers fill the shoes of the pair of true story of Ulysses and Penelope? This mask was designed because m

What could be more beautiful if not for two lovers fill the shoes of the pair of true story of Ulysses and Penelope? This mask was designed because my partner had a beard like the images of Ulysses. This Ulysses and Penelope couple costume  is quite challenging especially with regard to accessories. The tunic of … Read more

Awesome Team America Couple Costume

This is definitetly the most intense homemade costume I\'ve ever attempted!  We love Halloween and we want our costumes to be unique and there

This awesome Team America couple costume is definitely the most intense homemade costume I’ve ever attempted! We love Halloween and we want our costumes to be unique and therefor make them ourselves. I wanted our costumes as true to the characters as possible. It’s hard sometimes because I don’t know how to sew so I … Read more

Derek on the Campaign Trail in a Wheelchair Costume

Derek is a 10 year old boy in a wheelchair. I try to make a costume out of any type of box so it works the easiest to put on and off easily on the wh

Derek is a 10 year old boy in a wheelchair. I try to make a costume out of any type of box so it works the easiest to put on and off easily on the wheelchair. His costumes cannot have any thing that needs to put on his head or any clothing that is too … Read more

Coolest Bon Jovi Drummer “Tico” in a Wheelchair Costume

Derek is a 10 year old handicapped boy in a wheelchair.  The only music that he will listen to is Bon Jovi.  That is the only songs on his

Derek is a 10 year old handicapped boy in a wheelchair.  The only music that he will listen to is Bon Jovi.  That is the only songs on his mp3 player, if there is anything else on it he will drop it.  He went to the Bon Jovi concert 2 years ago and loved it!

Scariest Disney Costume Welcome Jack Skellington

Started out with the head. Clasic paper mache with a mix of DIY products to harden the mould (Plaster, cornice cement and aquadere) (Also had to be s

Started out with the head. Classic paper mache with a mix of DIY products to harden the mold (plaster, cornice cement and aquadere) (also had to be scary to have the effect with the young kiddies at the party.. Ha ha ha…). Bought a suit from second hand shop and then pin striped with a … Read more

Awesome Homemade Little Green Plastic Army Man Costume

Wanted to do one of these for years... made the bazooka from plumbing parts, the walkie-talkie is from a barbie refridgerator and plumbing parts, the

Wanted to do an awesome homemade Little Green Plastic Army Man costume of these for years. I made the bazooka from plumbing parts, the walkie-talkie is from a Barbie refrigerator and plumbing parts, the rifle and grenades were toys painted to match. The stand is a routed piece of wood painted to match. This was … Read more

Homemade Female Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Costumes

Halloween is the best holiday for everyone to get together and have fun dressing up. In years past, we have never gone out in costumes, due to the fa

Halloween is the best holiday for everyone to get together and have fun dressing up. In years past, we have never gone out in costumes, due to the fact we weren’t 21 yet. But now that we are, we wanted to do something exciting and memorable. Individual costumes are creative, but a group costume where … Read more

Cool Homemade Insect Costumes: Butterfly and Ladybug

My 4 yr old girls wanted to be bugs, and I wanted them to be somewhat realistic - so I did an online search and found this site and saw the awesome things previous posters had done!

My 4 yr old girls wanted to be bugs, and I wanted them to be somewhat realistic – so I did an online search and found this site and saw the awesome things previous posters had done! I wanted their wings to be as appropriately sized as possible, and I can’t sew – but luckily we had … Read more

Original Homemade Triceratops Costume

Darling son number 1 spotted a triceratops dress up in a store the other week, but our challenge is quite simply his size; at three and a half, he is

Darling son number 1 spotted a triceratops dress up in a store the other week, but our challenge is quite simply his size; at three and a half, he is wearing clothes for five year olds.  The costume in the store was for age 3-5 and an all in one which definitely wouldn’t work for … Read more

Cute and Sexy Rooster Costume

I originally saw this Rooster/Chicken costume on a famous craft women’s “Living” website.  It was a child’s homemade cos

I originally saw this Rooster/Chicken costume on a famous craft women’s “Living” website.  It was a child’s homemade costume and I figured I could follow the same directions only larger.  I purchased a white long sleeved leotard,  and a short sleeve white leotard, yellow tights, white Boa feathers ( from an online discount  store) and … Read more

Coolest Publisher’s Clearinghouse Prize Patrol Couple Costume

The best part of this costume was making the GIANT check! It was also the most time consuming part. We toyed with names for the check for a couple we

The best part of this Publisher’s Clearinghouse Prize Patrol couple costume was making the GIANT check! It was also the most time consuming part. We toyed with names for the check for a couple weeks and then finally found Dixie Normous! In the opening scene of Austin Powers, Gweneth Paltrow pulled her helmet off and … Read more

Coolest Chef and Turkey in the Oven Pregnancy Costume

My wife and I are pictured here last Halloween…I’m the one on the left, wearing the oven and thrusting forth my five-month pregnant bell

My wife and I are pictured here last Halloween.  I’m the one on the left, wearing the oven and thrusting forth my five-month pregnant belly to make the turkey stick out just a little bit more.  My wife is on the right, turkey baster in hand with her chef hat reaching toward the sky.  She’s … Read more

Awesome Family of Vikings Group Costume

We started working on the costumes in August, we had a great time doing them but they were very time consuming.  I would go to the fabric store

We started working on this awesome family of Vikings group costume in August. We had a great time doing them but they were very time consuming.  I would go to the fabric store once a week to look for discounted material.  Halloween has always been my favorite holiday, the one night of the year where … Read more

Coolest SNAP, CRACKLE and POP Woman’s Group Costume

The internet has everything you will ever need to create a costume...the hard part is coming up with an idea!
This costume was created with a mix of

The internet has everything you will ever need to create a costume…the hard part is coming up with an idea! This SNAP, CRACKLE and POP woman’s group costume was created with a mix of: eBay (plain shirts and tights) Amazon (hats) Dollar store (felt for buttons, letters on hats, and Pop’s shoulder pads (structure: cardboard), and … Read more

Something Different – Sexy Seven Deadly Sins Group Costume

We wanted something we've never seen before but was the essence of Halloween!  The Seven Deadly Sins!  We put together what we thought eac

We wanted something we’ve never seen before but was the essence of Halloween!  The Seven Deadly Sins!  We put together what we thought each deadly sin represented.  Greed was all about the showing of MONEY she wore gold and a money boa!  Lust we went for a sexy school girl outfit complete with glasses and … Read more

Coolest Raggedy Ann and Andy Couple Costume

Have you ever dreamed of marrying your best friend? Well, I did and he is fabulous. Each year he subjects himself to these ridiculous creations that

Have you ever dreamed of marrying your best friend? Well, I did and he is fabulous. Each year he subjects himself to these ridiculous creations that I imaginatively concoct for couples. We have a friend from church that always throws these fabulous Halloween parties and it has become quite a tradition. Most recently it has … Read more

Coolest Perry the Platypus Costume

I started with the feet....I watched a few AWESOME tutorials from CanineHybrid on YouTube on how to make feet...definitely worth the time to watch th

I started this Perry the Platypus Costume with the feet. I watched a few AWESOME tutorials from Canine Hybrid on YouTube on how to make feet, definitely worth the time to watch those first. It was very satisfying to get the feet done and fun to watch my son run around in! It was all the … Read more

Do it Yourself Red Fraggle Costume

All of my friends call me "red" for Red Fraggle, so for halloween a few years ago I decided to surprise them and show up.  I didn't like the

All of my friends call me “red” for Red Fraggle, so for Halloween a few years ago I decided to surprise them and show up.  I didn’t like the store bought costume, so I set on a mission to match the costume myself.  It was a challenge but ultimately accomplished. I found the orange shorts … Read more

Awesome Disco Ball Costume

Are you going to a 70\'s or disco themed halloween party? well here is a perfect costume. Everyone will want to dance and party with you and&n

Are you going to a 70’s or disco themed Halloween party? Well here is a perfect costume. Everyone will want to dance and party with you and you’ll be the center of the party all night. The costume was easy but time consuming because you have to let each layer dry thoroughly.  Once I got through the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Snooki Halloween Costume

I started by buying a poof wing 10$ , A friend of mine had the sneaker shoe slippers so didnt have to spend any money on those,went and  go

I started this Snooki Halloween costume by buying a poof wing 10$. A friend of mine had the sneaker shoe slippers so didn’t have to spend any money on those, went and  got a spray tan a the salon for 35$ , made myself an appt for fake nails, 45$, bought some hop earrings 5$ at the … Read more