Coolest Britney Spears Homemade Costume

Homemade Britney Spears Costume

I’ve never been the kind that sews but when I saw this outfit I had to make it happen! Used glitter glue on the shorts, found material that closely matched and even sewed on pheasant feathers. Used a sheer fabric over a bra and pinned on broaches. Add the snake, head piece, and paint on … Read more

Coolest Flavor Flav Costume

Homemade Flavor Flav Costume

The only thing I bought for this Flavor Flav costume was the viking hat. I hooked a wall clock to a chain and sewed my cape! I thought this guy was crazy after seeing him on VH1 and I had to be him for Halloween in 2006. All of my friends loved it!

Coolest Homemade Senior Lady Gaga Halloween Costume

Homemade Senior Lady Gaga Halloween Costume

Having been born on Halloween I decided to join in the work dress up contest. My son had created a wig (which I previously posted) and I decided I would use it to be the Senior Lady Gaga. The wig was constructed using human hair which was colored at the ends, a stocking cap, tulle, … Read more

Coolest Little Chiquita Banana Girl Costume

Homemade Little Chiquita Banana Girl Costume

My daughter always likes to be something unique for Halloween. I thought she would make the cutest Carmen Miranda Chiquita Banana Girl so I asked my mother in law to help me make a Little Chiquita Banana Girl Costume. I had an idea in my head and it turned out great. To make the hat … Read more

Coolest Homemade Boy George Costume

Homemade Boy George Costume

I love love love dressing up for Halloween! I had this Homemade Boy George Costume idea for a few years. I browsed the internet for pictures of him. I went to my local thrift store and bought the leggings and the long plain black jacket. I cut the sleeves off the jacket and cut the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Gloria Gaynor Costume

Homemade Gloria Gaynor Costume

Hi, I’m Deejay, I’m a guy aged 21 and I come from Italy. Last year I went to Venice to celebrate the Mardi Gras, a major event in that city, because of its famous porcelain masks and expensive rich costumes. So I decided to give a breathe of fresh air walking down the street dressed … Read more

Coolest Homemade Britney Spears Costume Idea

Homemade Britney Spears Costume

So I was stumped for an idea on a costume of 09. I was about 7 months pregnant and couldn’t think of anything so I was looking online and there was pregnant women dressed as beer belly’s, as farmers holding a pumpkin( their belly’s), but I thought to myself what would I be more comfy … Read more

Coolest Carmen Miranda Homemade Costume

Coolest Carmen Miranda Costume

My daughter has always wanted a Carmen Miranda costume because it is vibrant and unique. I began with the headpiece. It is very simple to do. I just purchased plastic fruit from my local Dollar Tree and added plume feathers that I purchased for $1.99 on eBay! All of this was randomly hot glued onto … Read more

Coolest Ola Ray from Michael Jackson’s Thriller Costume

Homemade Ola Ray from Michael Jackson's Thriller Costume

Michael Jackson is my absolute favorite artist of all time. Thriller is an iconic song for the Halloween season. So I took a slightly different angle for the typical “Thriller” based costume…Ola Ray! Here is how I made my Homemade Ola Ray from Michael Jackson’s Thriller Costume. I found the blue leopard bodysuit and the … Read more

Coolest Britney and Kevin Costume

Britney and Kevin Costume

I love dressing up as the celeb that gets the most press each year. Last year I talked my boyfriend into joining me in this yearly ritual. I decided that I would be Britney Spears and he could be the one and only K-fed. Well here we are, notice my “baby bump”, my tank that … Read more

Coolest Homemade Flavor Flav and Ms. New York Costume

Homemade Flavor Flav and Ms. New York Costume

My husband and I went to a costume party dressed in a Homemade Flavor Flav and Ms. New York Costume . For his costume, we borrowed a lime green suit and I made the cape out of neon green crushed velor fabric. I wrote Flava across the back of it in gold glitter. We bought … Read more

Coolest Lady Gaga Costume

Homemade Lady Gaga Costume

This year I really wanted to go all out with my costume, and make it. So I decided on a Lady Gaga costume, who better when wanting to make a statement right? Dress: For the dress we bought a wedding dress at a thrift store and made it into a mini dress( any white dress … Read more

Coolest Homemade Candy Princess Halloween Costume Idea

Homemade Candy Princess Halloween Costume Idea

I got the Candy Princess Halloween Costume Idea from Katy Perry’s candy dress in the California girls video. I found some dresses on the web that were highly priced or that just weren’t that cute. And beside I have this thing with having to make our costumes every year. It was surprisingly cheap to make. … Read more