The “Jolly Booger” Pirate Ship Wheelchair Costume

Another Halloween, another great wheelchair costume for now 6 year old William Joel!  This year I simply acquired 3 large pieces of cardboard fr

Another Halloween, another great wheelchair costume for now 6 year old William Joel!  This year I simply acquired 3 large pieces of cardboard from a local supermarket and bent them to fit around the chair.  I made a “Jolly Booger” Pirate Ship Wheelchair Costume. I attached the cardboard pieces together with large adhesive Velcro tape. … Read more

Venetian Gondolier – Cody’s Wheelchair Costume 2012

I made the costume using cardboard, it is strapped to his wheelchair and open on the back so the wheelchair can still be pushed.
Every year I make a

I made the wheelchair costume using cardboard, it is strapped to his wheelchair and open on the back so the wheelchair can still be pushed. Every year I make a different costume for my son Cody. This costume was made using cardboard, I cut the cardboard in the shape of a gondola, sprayed painted with … Read more

Awesome Batmobile Wheelchair Costume!

Our son William was born 3 months premature and as a result of complication from his early start he has cerebral palsy.  Last year he decided he

Our son William was born 3 months premature and as a result of complication from his early start he has cerebral palsy.  Last year he decided he wanted to be Batman so his dad Matt decided to make a Batmobile to go over his wheelchair.  They spent time in the shop working on the design, … Read more

“Mac Kenseth” (Matt Kenseth) Wheelchair Car Costume

My wife is a teacher at a local elementary school, and she was looking for a wheelchair costume for one of her students.  Kenesth is a native of

My wife is a teacher at a local elementary school, and she was looking for a wheelchair costume for one of her students.  Kenesth is a native of a neighboring city, and had won a recent race with this car paint scheme.  All the “Pit Crew” are teachers and support staff.  The girl’s name is … Read more

Coolest Spongebob Squarepants in a Motorboat Wheelchair Costume

My son loves Spongebob Squarepants, so he chose Spongebob for his Halloween costume.  To accomodate his wheelchair, we decided to have Spongebob

My son loves Spongebob Squarepants, so he chose Spongebob Squarepants in a motorboat wheelchair costume for his Halloween costume.  To accommodate his wheelchair, we decided to have Spongebob sit in his motorboat.  The Spongebob costume we purchased at a local Target.  We used two large sheets of cardboard from a refrigerator cardboard box, stretched it around the chair in … Read more

Addy Caddy Flower Car Wheelchair Costume

This car was a fun project put together overnight when the thought came to me on a whim a day before her Boo at the Zoo night and was a big hit.&nbsp

This Addy Caddy Flower car wheelchair costume was a fun project put together overnight when the thought came to me on a whim a day before her Boo at the Zoo night and was a big hit.  We always have cardboard boxes at the house for my daughter’s supplies and equipment so I knew I could make … Read more

Derek on the Campaign Trail in a Wheelchair Costume

Derek is a 10 year old boy in a wheelchair. I try to make a costume out of any type of box so it works the easiest to put on and off easily on the wh

Derek is a 10 year old boy in a wheelchair. I try to make a costume out of any type of box so it works the easiest to put on and off easily on the wheelchair. His costumes cannot have any thing that needs to put on his head or any clothing that is too … Read more

Coolest Bon Jovi Drummer “Tico” in a Wheelchair Costume

Derek is a 10 year old handicapped boy in a wheelchair.  The only music that he will listen to is Bon Jovi.  That is the only songs on his

Derek is a 10 year old handicapped boy in a wheelchair.  The only music that he will listen to is Bon Jovi.  That is the only songs on his mp3 player, if there is anything else on it he will drop it.  He went to the Bon Jovi concert 2 years ago and loved it!

Coolest Homemade Box of Free Kittens Wheelchair Costume

Homemade Box of Free Kittens Wheelchair Costume

Years ago we read a suggestion in Exceptional Parent magazine to incorporate the wheelchair into the Halloween costume. We’ve had lots of fun doing just that! We did this Box of Free Kittens Wheelchair Costume when Sarah was six and Christopher was just a year old. It won a prize for “Most Creative Costume” at … Read more

Coolest Homemade Happy Camper in a Tent Wheelchair Costume

Homemade Happy Camper in a Tent Wheelchair Costume

We were trying to come up with an idea for a costume this year when we found the Not-So-Happy Camper in a Tent on this website. That gave us an idea for this Homemade Happy Camper in a Tent Wheelchair Costume. We really enjoy camping even though we don’t get the chance to do much, … Read more

Coolest Pickled Head in a Jar and Wheelchair Table Costume

Homemade Pickled Head in a Jar and Wheelchair Table Costume

Our Homemade Pickled Head in a Jar and Wheelchair Table Costume won a contest last year which made us more determined to come up with something better last year. I suffered a knee injury about two months ago, and just when I had recovered I was bitten by a venimous copperhead snake. So not completely … Read more

Gavins Optimus Prime Wheelchair Costume

Gavins Optimus Prime Wheelchair Costume 34

My son Gavin LOVES Optimus Prime so my husband and I made this Optimus Prime Wheelchair costume to fit over his wheelchair. It was a lot of work but totally worth it when we saw the look on his face!!