Siracha Bottle Hot Sauce Costume

Siracha Bottle Hot Sauce Costume

To make this siracha bottle hot sauce costume, I bought siracha socks, a siracha shirt and a neon green beanie from Amazon for under $30. I had red shoes and shorts already. Shipping took 5 days. The costume took under a minute to put on and the reaction was that people who use siracha hot … Read more

Scariest Couple Costume at the Masquerade Ball

Scariest Couple Costume at the Masquerade Ball

Masquerade Parties are always fun but for Halloween tis year, we decided to add a twist by ripping the skin off our face which were the masks. We got so many compliments from this look!   To accomplish this look, it requires two plain white masks. I opted for the regular eye mask style while … Read more

Butter-Fly Wordplay Costume

Butter-Fly Wordplay Costume

I recently transferred to a different office within my company, so when I heard that my new office was having a Halloween costume contest, I knew I needed to make a great impression! My husband and I do a couple’s costume every year, but since he doesn’t work in my office, I knew my costume … Read more

Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

Macho Man Randy Savage Costume

Hey guys, this is my modern and tattooed randy savage WWE Halloween costume. I’m a big randy savage fan and loved wrestling as a kid. I especially loved watching randy savage as he was a great technical wrestler and was very entertaining, he could be a good guy or a heel and pull it off … Read more

Cool Rafiki Costume

Cool Rafiki Costume

This year I decided it was a good idea to dress as something fun for Halloween, and since I was low on budget I had to make something big from what I had. So, one day I was baby sitting my niece and we where watching the Lion king which is one of my favorite movies ever and there … Read more

Toddler Rain Cloud Costume

Toddler Rain Cloud Costume

Easy DIY costume to make  (if you know how to sew). First I used minky material I had on hand to draw a cloud design. I cut four pieces of that out and my cloud was ready to be sewn. Once done I added quilting stuffing and quilted it so wasn’t so fluffy and had more … Read more

Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Dr. Seuss Costume

Oh, the Places You'll Go! Dr. Seuss Costume

My 2 year old son loves to read. One of his favorites books is Dr. Suess’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! One night, as I reading to him, it hit me like a bolt of lightening! Bam! The creative juices started flowing and the next thing I know, I’m designing a paper cardboard box into a … Read more

Etch-a-Sketch Costume

Etch-a-Sketch Costume

Our family has always made our own costumes  from scratch. I always tell my kids to always “think out-of-the-box” no pun intended. This year we  got a new TV, so I decided to recycle the box and make a costume. Costume is made up an old television box painted red, with metallic paint and had … Read more

Linda Blair Exorcist and Priest Couple Costume

Linda Blair Exorcist and Priest Couple Costume

So I want to start off by saying this was my all time favorite costume I had so much fun doing it. I watched the film over and over no matter how scary it is haha I went and found an old sleeper dress from a thrift store I ordered yellow contacts instead of white … Read more

All-Girl Group Costume: KISS Rock Stars for a Day

All-Girl Group Costume: KISS Rock Stars for a Day

I might be a “bad” influence when it comes to Halloween but it didn’t take much – OK, any – convincing to get my co-workers to dress up as KISS for Halloween with me. Everyone did their own costume, so I can tell you how I did mine (Star Child), but the best part of these costumes … Read more

Amazing Rocket Power Group Costume

Amazing Rocket Power Group Costume

Many 90s kids will remember the skater cartoon Rocket Power that was on Nickelodeon years ago. This Halloween we finally decided to put together a costume we had been talking about for years. There were four characters to create for this costume; I’ll list them in order of difficulty to make. In total, including shopping … Read more

Blackbeard Discovers Mermaid Illusion Costume

Blackbeard Discovers Mermaid Illusion Costume

Ahoy mateys!! Look at this magical discovery that pirate Blackbeard stumble upon on his last voyage! This beautiful mythical creature (also known as my 4 yr old daughter, Sophie) was 100% handmade and created out of her want to become mermaid. I thought the idea of just a mermaid was too plain and simple, so … Read more

Cool Red Shoe Costume

Cool Red Shoe Costume

The Halloween costume I created this year was a red shoe. Being a Sophmore in Highschool, I was busy with school work had not been thinking about a costume. I was running out of time and needed to think of one fast. It was Halloween week when the idea came to me. I looked at my shoes on … Read more

The Scarves of Christmas Past Costume

The Scarves of Christmas Past Costume

I love creating an original Halloween costume for our school Halloween Parade every year. As a teacher, I’ve received dozens of scarves as gifts throughout the years and I wanted to use them in some fun way as a costume. I came up with “The Scarves of Christmas Past” for a costume based on The … Read more

Cool DIY Robot Costume

Cool DIY Robot Costume

This costume is a remake of a previous one I had made for a Halloween party. The first one was great to look at, but tough to wear. This one is more flexible, and lighter in weight. The bulk of the panels are plastic serving dishes from weight watcher meals. There is something wonderful about … Read more

The Coolest ICEE and Polar Bear Couple Costume

The Coolest ICEE and Polar Bear Couple Costume

We always get laughs when we wear this costume! It makes me happy to spread Halloween joy! Get an ICEE cup and straw for your beverage holder. The costume is realatively simple. The cup is a large platic punch bowl with the base cut out. The cylinder of the cup is made from foam shipping … Read more

Cool Inside Out Costumes: Sadness and Anger

Cool Inside Out Costumes: Sadness and Anger

My husband and I enjoy creating our own costumes every Halloween. We pride ourselves in spending as little money as possible, but still achieving our desired affect of creativity and originality. This year we viewed Pixar’s Inside Out and both instantly fell in love with the film. We joked that I was Sadness and he … Read more

Black and White Jay and Silent Bob From Clerks

Black and White Jay and Silent Bob From Clerks

I was bugging my brother to dress up as Jay and Silent Bob for a while now and he finally agreed. I was Jay, he was Silent Bob. I just thought it would be really fun. Maybe because the characters always seem to be having so much fun. Whenever people dress up as Jay and … Read more

Coolest Starbucks Giant Cup 1st Place Costume

Coolest Starbucks Giant Cup 1st Place Costume

The idea for a Starbucks Drink Cup was brewed up last year. Every year when we win the local costume contest at a Recreational Center, on the drive home we brainstorm our next big winning idea. Although we knew we wanted to make a Starbucks cup, we didn’t actually start constructing it until the last … Read more

Huge Bouquet of Flowers Costume

Huge Bouquet of Flowers Costume

I thought of this idea last Halloween after my daughters won for their 7th year in a row at a local costume contest. We like to brainstorm the night we win on the drive home. Usually I make costumes with a box, but this year we thought outside of the box to win again! The … Read more

Upside Down Man Illusion Costume

Upside Down Man Illusion Costume

While the mama of the family is wearing the costume, the idea came from one of the youngest members of the family, 5 year old Ian. Ian likes to be silly, and he especially loves to make people laugh. He spent a solid week trying to perfect the “handstand”, and he wanted to be upside … Read more

AHS Hotel The Countess Costume

AHS Hotel The Countess Costume

I love American Horror Story and love Lady Gaga as the Countess. The costume was pretty simple to put together. Things needed… White satin robe Fishnets Blond Wig Fake Blood Black Glove The main thing that you must get right about the costume is the makeup. Here is the YouTube video I used: The glove … Read more

Easy Light Up Child’s Jellyfish Costume

Easy Light Up Child's Jellyfish Costume

My daughter Ella loves all things “Under the Sea”, so this year she wanted to go as a Jellyfish! I figured it would be easy to make so we gave it a shot. I got the majority of the materials from the dollar store, because our goal was easy and cheap. And it turned out … Read more