Coolest Homemade Predator Halloween Costume

Homemade Predator Halloween Costume

I’m a 20 year old college student who happened to have some free time on his hands and decided to do something fun. Here is my homemade Predator Halloween costume. Everything on it was completely homemade, including the latex mask, which took a bit of experimenting to get right. It has functional parts as well; … Read more

Cool Homemade Predator Costume

Homemade Predator Costume

This is the homemade Predator costume I made for my 9 year old son. The helmet and hands were purchased, but reworked for a better look. The dreadlocks are window foam. The leotard was a nude color and then airbrushed to give it the ‘Predator’ look. Over the top of that I added fishnet stockings. … Read more

Coolest E.T. and Elliot Couple Costume

Homemade E.T. and Elliot Couple Costume

My boyfriend and I went as Elliot and E.T. the Extraterrestrial. The Homemade E.T. and Elliot Couple Costume is 100% handmade! The mask was molded from Crayola Model Magic and then painted with Acrylic paint. The body was contructed with layers of quilt batting and then sprayed with adhesive and covered in fabric. I then … Read more

Coolest Ghostbusters Costume

Homemade Ghostbusters Costume

Here is our Completely Homemade Ghostbuster and StayPuft. All but the Ghostbuster patches were homemade. We had a great time and the Stay Puft was the center of attention all night. He WAS hard to miss! Our Ghostbuster pack was packed with lights. We used battery operated LED Christmas lights and blinky star lights in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Doomsday Viper Costume

Homemade Doomsday Viper Costume

I made this homemade Doomsday Viper costume. As mentioned previously, I get a little obsessive about my costumes and usually start in the late summer on halloween costumes. I always find it’s hard to find good female characters with a unique costume or look. I loved the movie Doomsday and the character “Viper” says like … Read more

Coolest Homemade General Grievous Costume

Homemade General Grievous Costume

My son loves Star Wars. He thinks the coolest character is General Grievous. When Halloween rolled around, we tried to find a General Grievous costume for him, but all we saw were clones and Jedi. Nobody had an evil monster like this! I decided I had to make it myself. The mask and light sabers … Read more

Coolest Homemade Queen Amidala Costume

Homemade Queen Amidala Costume

Here is my Homemade Queen Amidala Costume. Made with love, passion and realism. Each item was reproduced with high quality items. The character has been studied in detail, on all sides for an exact reproduction. Movie, punctures and figurines were examined repeatedly. Hard work was done during several nights. Only rifles and belt have been … Read more

Coolest Spaceballs Costumes

Coolest Spaceballs Costumes 14

These Spaceballs Costumes were easy. Not to much work, just a bit of thrift store shopping, sewing, measuring and cutting and gluing. Dark Helmet started with the witches cauldron cut to fit around the face. A hockey helmet was glued to the top, which made it easier to wear. A Dracula cape, black sweats, black … Read more

Cool Homemade Tron Legacy Costume

Homemade Tron Legacy Costume

With Tron Legacy coming out soon, I thought it’d be nice to prepare myself! More than 30 hours was put into this homemade Tron Legacy costume, and that doesn’t include the time spent shopping in the women’s department! I started off with getting the most form fitting leather jacket and pants from local second hand … Read more

Coolest Weeping Angel from Doctor Who Costume

Homemade Weeping Angel from Doctor Who Costume

Do you have Doctor Who in the US? A Weeping Angel is an alien life form that looks like a statue when you look at it, but if you look away or blink, it will get you! The mask for the Homemade Weeping Angel from Doctor Who Costume is a download from the Doctor Who … Read more

Cute Purple DIY Robot Costume

Tina The Taplight Robot Costume

I love Robots, but I wanted something different! I wanted to be a girl robot. I just took 2 boxes, painted them, cut out arm holes and a spot for me to see. My head is in the bottom half of the robot costume, so the costume is huge! It is like 7ft tall. I … Read more

Cute Cardboard Box Robot Costume

Homemade Robot Costume

This is a Homemade Robot Costume I made for my son for his Halloween Parade at school. I used boxes for the body and painted them silver. I also used reflectors on the front and back to resemble lights. I printed pictures of various gauges and thermometers and glued to the body. I used dryer … Read more

Coolest Homemade Robot with Lights Costume

Homemade Robot with Lights Costume

I went to a taping of ‘Let’s Make a Deal’ the TV show. For the show you have to dress up, so I decided to do something unique and created this homemade robot with lights costume. Materials: – silver spray paint – foam boards(body) – silver duct tape – Baskin Robbins ice cream bucket – … Read more

Cute Homemade Robot Costume

Robot Costume

So, we have a COOL ROBOT to make, lets get the materials…. We got/bought : * Box for the head – buy or ask local stores for free! * Box for the body – free * Two boxes for the feet (tissue box size) – free * Dryer vents * Silver spray paint * Grey … Read more

Coolest Homemade Robot Costume

Homemade Robot Costume

When designing my son’s robot costume “functionality” was key for me. I wanted lights, sounds, and moving parts and that is what I ended up with. Here is the run down of what we did. Our son loves robots and he was the one who would dress up in boxes and go around the house. … Read more

Coolest TIE Fighter Wheelchair Costume

Coolest TIE Fighter Wheelchair Costume

This is how we made this TIE Fighter Wheelchair Costume: Two pieces of 1/8in plywood Black paint White duct-tape 2 Steel electrical plates 1 piece of grey conduit and grey conduit plastic washers Recorded Ethan’s communications device with a TIE fighter scream downloaded from you-tube

Cool Avatar Homemade Costume

Homemade Avatar Costume

I decided to be Avatar because it was such a HOT movie and I knew alot of people saw it. I didn’t want to buy the costume itself because it looks just plain store bought. I wanted to be original. I spent about $25 in putting everything together. I bought blue tights, a blue tank … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ghostbusters Halloween Costume

Homemade Ghostbusters Halloween Costume

I made this Homemade Ghostbusters Halloween Costume about 9 years ago. I’ve always loved Ghostbusters, and wanted a proton pack since the first time I saw it. This took me about 9-12 months to piece together. It has working lights in the pack, gun, and a blinking light on the trap just like the movie. … Read more

Coolest Stay Puft Marshmallow Man DIY Costume

Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

I wanted to make a big Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume for a long time but never thought I could do it. I made this for Halloween this year and I think it’s going to be my best costume ever. It was done all in one week and all hand stitched and stuffed. The head … Read more

Cool Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume

This is a completely Homemade Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Costume. My boyfriend’s favorite movie growing up was Ghostbusters and he looked high and low to find a good costume and it didnt exist so he decided to make his own. The Best you will find. The head is made out of chicken wire which was … Read more

Coolest Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Halloween Costume

Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Halloween Costume

I first got the idea from this site after I saw a child as the marshmallow man. It was done very cute, but with my ideas of grandeur, I dreamed up something more for this Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Halloween costume For reference I found a picture through Google of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mechagodzilla Costume

Homemade Mechagodzilla Costume

This costume has taken me 8 months to create. Its made out of cardboard, black duct tape, felt and hot glue. The eyes light up and the entire costume breaks down easily for transportation. The creature is based off the 2003 Mechagodzilla design aka Kiryu. I wanted to do something challenging this year and this … Read more

Coolest Homemade Han Solo Frozen in Carbonite Costume

Han Solo Frozen in Carbonite Costume

This year I decided to go all out and create a great movie icon costume, calling it Han Solo frozen in Carbonite. It started with a wooden frame held together with screws and nails. I was initially going to make it out of foam, but decided it had to be really sturdy in order to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Queen Amidala Girl’s Costume

Coolest Homemade Queen Amidala Girl's Costume

This Homemade Queen Amidala Girl’s Costume was made largely with recycled “dress up” items. This year we had three kids doing a Star Wars theme (Yoda, Amidala and Han Solo) so I wanted to keep the sewing to a minimum. The main feature here of course is the headdress and makeup. The structure of the … Read more