Coolest Trick ‘r Treat Sam Costume

This is a costume I made for Halloween last year. Sam, from my favourite Halloween movie: Trick ‘r Treat. I made the body of the costume using

This is a Trick ‘r Treat Sam Costume I made for Halloween last year. Sam, from my favorite Halloween movie: Trick ‘r Treat. I made the body of the costume using a pajama pattern and a big chunk of orange fleece. On the back of the costume is a “trap door” pocket with two buttons that … Read more

X- Men Costumes: Wolverine and Mystique

This costume took months to plan.  My husband and I used these costumes for two halloweens, because of the time we had put into them.
We starte

These X- Men Costumes: Wolverine and Mystique took months to plan.  My husband and I used these costumes for two Halloweens, because of the time we had put into them. We started by making the full spandex body suit for Mystique costume, I then used fabric paints to add all of the scales to the … Read more

Original Twinkie Man Costume

It took me 3 long weeks to construct this massive 6 ft+ Twinkie man! All components were purchased at home depot and michaels. Best thing about this

It took me 3 long weeks to construct this massive 6 ft+ Twinkie man costume! All components were purchased at home depot and Michael’s. Best thing about this was the laughs I got from my co workers as I strolled through my office passing out Twinkies to everyone!! I won first place in our contest!

Very Scary and Creepy Night of the Living Dead Zombie Costume

The Zombie costume, first I had to get some old clothes, from the good will. I only spent 13 dollars and I got a long sleeve shirt (pale green), and

The Zombie costume, first I had to get some old clothes, from the Good will. I only spent 13 dollars and I got a long sleeve shirt (pale green), and old tie, any color depending what you where buried in lol, old black shoes (worn), some grey slacks that fit, and a old coat, (dark, … Read more

Detailed Janice the Muppet Costume (Guitarist for Electric Mayhem)

The idea for this costume started when SNL aired an episode hosted by Seth Rogen in 2007 with a Muppets skit. In the skit, Seth played Rowlf, and May

The idea for this detailed Janice the Muppet costume (Guitarist for Electric Mayhem) started when SNL aired an episode hosted by Seth Rogen in 2007 with a Muppets skit. In the skit, Seth played Rowlf, and Maya Rudolph played Janice, among others… I immediately thought how much I love Janice’s personality, and how cool it … Read more

Coolest Mr. and Mrs Potato Head Couple Costume

So to start the costumes I went to  the store and got 2 of the gym work out balls. I then taped the smaller ball on top of the larger ball and c

So to start the Mr. and Mrs Potato Head Couple Costume I went to  the store and got 2 of the gym work out balls. I then taped the smaller ball on top of the larger ball and covered both with garbage bags. I then made a paper mache mix and got some newspapers. I then … Read more

Coolest Toy Story Alien, Zurg and Jessie Costumes

We decided to do a toy story theme last year for Halloween.  
My youngest dressed up as the alien.  His costumer was made from a blue slee

We decided to do Toy Story Alien, Zurg and Jessie Costumes for Halloween. My youngest dressed up as the alien.  His costume was made from a blue sleeper in which I sewed felt onto for the belt and planet logo.  The hat was made completely from felt as well – pretty simple – but turned out … Read more

Coolest Dragon Ball Z Costumes

I made these for my boys. I used a pattern for boys scrubs that I altered. I also used felt for the decal and just hand sew it together. It was a rea

I made these Dragon Ball Z costumes for my boys. I used a pattern for boys scrubs that I altered. I also used felt for the decal and just hand sewed it together. It was a real hit with our friends and family, I even had adults asking me to make them one.

The Villians from Batman Group Costume

This picture is from Halloween 2011. The picture was taken about an hour before we were snowed in and lost power for a week. We spent our Halloween&n

This picture is from Halloween 2011. The picture was taken about an hour before we were snowed in and lost power for a week. We spent our Halloween snowed in playing cards with candles just laughing about how we spent weeks on our costumes and never got to show them off. So now I am showing them in … Read more

Coolest WWF Stars of Past and Present Group Costume

Legion of Doom, John Cena, Ultimate Warrior, Undertaker, Sting, Macho Man are all pictured. However, we also had Hulk Hogan, Bret Hart, and Stone Col

Legion of Doom, John Cena, Ultimate Warrior, Undertaker, Sting, Macho Man are all pictured. However, we also had Hulk Hogan, Bret Hart, and Stone Cold Steve Austin that are not in the picture. We decided as a group to select who we best would fit as a role, and we won 1st place at a … Read more

Original McDonald’s Monopoly Couples Costumes

When thinking of a costume for my boyfriend and I, we went back a forth between a couple different ideas. But boy were we happy we went with this cho

When thinking of a costume for my boyfriend and I, we went back a forth between a couple different ideas. But boy were we happy we went with this choice! We decided to be a McDonald’s Monopoly Fries and Milkshake! It was so fun making the costumes! I went to the fabric store and bought … Read more

Coolest Queen of Hearts Costume from Alice in Wonderland

Materials used: Gold and Red curtains, Gold/White corset, Black button-up, short-sleeve dress, Black thigh-highs with lace, Red ribbon, elastic, crin

Materials used for this Queen of Hearts Costume from Alice in Wonderland: gold and red curtains, gold/white corset, black button-up, short-sleeve dress, black thigh-highs with lace, red ribbon, elastic, crinoline under skirt, white button-up shirt (collar), purchased “Queen of Hearts” wig, costume makeup. Our group wanted to do characters from “Alice in Wonderland” which had … Read more

Awesome Mad Hatter Costume

Everything except the wig was bought from a thrift store or from home. I made the robe using a bath robe from our Salvation army to which I added rib

Everything except the wig was bought from a thrift store or from home. I made the robe using a bath robe from our Salvation army to which I added ribbons to the pockets and lace to the sleeves. The thread sash was made using old wooden spools to which I added threads of various colors … Read more

Coolest Wonderful Wizard of Oz Group Costume

The Dorothy, Scarecrow, and Glenda were rented costumes. For the tinman I used a metallic fabric and used my sons shirt and pants as a pattern to sew

The Dorothy, Scarecrow, and Glenda were rented costumes. For the tinman I used a metallic fabric and used my son’s shirt and pants as a pattern to sew the costume. I then used silver spray paint for plastic for his ax which I purchased at our local dollar tree from a fireman set. The cowards … Read more

Coolest Owl Costume for a Little Boy

This owl costume started with one thought in mind "i will not buy a costume this year because they are WAY too expensive!!" It took about 2 months

This owl costume for a little boy started with one thought in mind “I will not buy a costume this year because they are WAY too expensive!!” It took about 2 months to decide that he should be an owl. I think deciding what he should be was the hardest part. Once we landed on … Read more

Coolest Dog Costumes – MaryPUPins

Coolest Dog Costumes - MaryPUPins

Golden retrievers Phoenix and Aladdin are dressed as Mary Puppins and Bert, the chimney sweep. They are “practically perfect in every way”! They have gone to the roof-top to “step in time”, where Bert, covered with soot, is perched on a chimney with his sweeper over his shoulder. Mary is holding on to her parrot … Read more

Original Dog Costumes – Headless Ghosts of the 1700’s

Original Dog Costumes - Headless Ghosts of the 1700's

Have you ever heard the legend of the ghosts of the Luminous Lady and the Gray Gentleman? This young couple was courting back in the 1700’s, but their parents did not approve. They agreed to sneak off one night late in October and elope. They decided to meet by the waterfall at midnight. When the … Read more

Real Life Avatars Halloween Couple Costumes

After seeing the Avatar movie and absolutely loving it, my friend and I decided we HAD to dress up as Avatars for halloween. There were alot of full

After seeing the Avatar movie and absolutely loving it, my friend and I decided we HAD to dress up in real life Avatars halloween couple costumes for Halloween. There were a lot of full costumes that you could just buy, but we wanted to make ours original. We started by looking through our closets for … Read more

Cute Baby Bowl of Spaghetti and Meatballs Stroller Costume

I had a vision to create a \"bowl of spaghetti and meatballs on a table\" but had no idea how it would come together.  I started with the ha

I had a vision to create a “bowl of spaghetti and meatballs on a table” but had no idea how it would come together.  I started with the hat. Hot glued yarn on a hat along with brown painted foam balls for meatballs. I was very worried she would have nothing to do with the … Read more

Thunder Cats Panthro Costume

This was a costume I made for Holloween 2010. The body suit is a regular bodybuilder suit that I bought on ebay, and then tried all kinds of fabric d

This  Thunder Cats Panthro costume was a costume I made for Halloween 2010. The body suit is a regular bodybuilder suit that I bought on eBay, and then tried all kinds of fabric dyes, but none of them worked. I ultimately decided on a spray can of primer from the auto parts store, since the … Read more

Coolest Female Zoltar Costume from the Movie BIG

My dad and I are a team when it comes to Halloween. Since I was a young girl, I would tell him what I wanted to be and he would paint, cut, hot glue,

My dad and I are a team when it comes to Halloween. Since I was a young girl, I would tell him what I wanted to be and he would paint, cut, hot glue, and/or build whatever I needed to create the most authentic costume possible. For this female Zoltar costume from the movie BIG … Read more

Amazing Katy Perry Costume

I decided that my husband and I were going to be Katy Perry and Russell Brand for Halloween. His costume was fairly easy, we threw together some rock

I decided that my husband and I were going to be Katy Perry and Russell Brand for Halloween. His costume was fairly easy, we threw together some rocker clothes, a wig and some eyeliner, but mine was a little more involved! First I made the tutu. I Googled the directions and they seemed pretty easy. … Read more

Coolest Royal Wedding Group Costume

This is probably the coolest group costume I have ever done. It involved ten people, a limousine with a red carpet, and a real herald trumpet.
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This coolest Royal Wedding group costume is probably the coolest group costume I have ever done. It involved ten people, a limousine with a red carpet, and a real herald trumpet. Participants included Prince William and Kate Middleton, Pippa, Prince Harry, two royal guards, two female cousins with crazy hats, a trumpeter, and the Queen … Read more

Coolest Good Witch Bad Witch Costume

Half Good witch half Bad witch from The Wizard of Oz, or some people also refered to me as the Broadway Show Wicked. It was easier than I h

Half Good witch half Bad witch costume from The Wizard of Oz, or some people also referred to me as the Broadway Show Wicked. It was easier than I had thought. I had purchased a witch costume and also Glinda, the good witch costume on an after Halloween clearance sale for about $10.00 each. I cut the bad witch … Read more