Coolest Alfalfa Costume

My son is getting old enough to pick his own costume now (boo for me). On the upside though, we usually have several \"festivities\" to go to bet

My son is getting old enough to pick his own costume now (boo for me). On the upside though, we usually have several “festivities” to go to between school parties, parties with friends and Trick or Treating, that he has had to have two costumes each year so as to not destroy his “main” costume. … Read more

Coolest Ninjago Costume

My son loves Ninjago, more specifically Kai. So, when I asked him what he wanted to be for Halloween, of course, it was Kai.
We have a pretty big Ha

My son loves Ninjago, more specifically Kai. So, when I asked him what he wanted to be for Halloween, of course, it was Kai. We have a pretty big Halloween costume contest every year at our local YMCA so I thought of making a good costume for my son and also give him a chance … Read more

Coolest Tiny Tinker and the Adventurous Peter Pan Costumes

I combed the internet for a Tinerbell costume for my 2 year old and a Peter Pan costume for my 4 year old. I didn't some accross any that I was happ

I combed the internet for a Tinkerbell costume for my 2 year old and a Peter Pan costume for my 4 year old. I didn’t some across any that I was happy with and really looking for an original look. I decided to put my costume making classes to work and make my own Tiny Tinker … Read more

Coolest Home Made Car Costume

I was so much tensed for my son\'s fancy Dress.It was his first time he is just 2 years old. I really wanted to do something very intresting and wh

I was so tensed for my son ‘s fancy dress. It was his first time, he is just 2 years old. I really wanted to do something very interesting and which took an effort to do. I even had searched it on internet. Finally I found this site and got an idea to do. So I … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Train and Mr. Conductor Costume

My son has been a huge Thomas the Train fan for over 2 years now. I knew last year that the only costume I would get him to agree to would be Thomas. After spending hours searching for Halloween costumes online and in stores, I realized, like many others, that the only one available to … Read more

Coolest Skunk Lost Boy Costume from Peter Pan

Materials needed: Black hoodie Black pants Black shoes Wire hanger Black fabric White felt Black felt Batting Black belt Slingshot For Halloween 2011, we did a Peter Pan theme. Our 3-year-old wanted to be the Skunk Lost Boy. It was so great! He wore a black hoodie, black pants and black shoes we already had. To … Read more

Coolest Parrot Infant Costume

Coolest Parrot Infant Costume 21

This Parrot Infant Costume was amazingly easy! I needed something that wouldn’t be too hot for South Florida. I bought a plain, white, long sleeve onesie and died it red. Then using blue, yellow and red felt, I cut out the wings and tail shapes. The wings are two sided (one blue, 2 yellow and … Read more

Coolest Elephant Costume

Ele[phant Costume

I made this elephant costume with soft grey velour I found at a garage sale. The tusks and toenails are made of white felt. It was a McCall’s pattern. The feet have stuffing in them too.

Coolest Cupcake Halloween Costume

Homemade Cupcake Halloween Costume

This costume was made for my 15 month old daughter. I wanted to make a pink and brown cupcake with sprinkles. We started with a pink fleece shirt. We live in a pretty cool climate and I wanted to make sure my little one would be warm. To the bottom we added about six to … Read more

Original Homemade Cupcake Halloween Costume

Homemade Cupcake Halloween Costume

This Homemade Cupcake Halloween Costume is my 2 year old daughter with a cherry on top. I used a lampshade for the cup then used construction paper and aluminum foil, folded in zig-zags, to cover the lamp shade. Then used cream colored fabric to make suspenders on the lamp shade to go over her shoulders. … Read more

Sweet Little Homemade Cupcake Costume

Homemade Cupcake Costume

This Cupcake Costume worked great for our 1-year-old. Started with foam backing cut into a circle. Took heavier cardboard stock and folded it into an accordion and hot glued it around the foam board. Took batting and glued that to the top of the foam board and then glued pompoms on top for sprinkles. Took … Read more