Bride of Frankenstein Costume

Rockabilly Bride of Frankenstein Costume


Made a tutu in black white and grey. The Top is a corset. I Wore white leggings and drew scars on them. I also wore polka dot shoes. The wig is inexpensive. I changed the wig to victory rolls. Added a bandana. I painted my face. (View next: Perfect Addams Family Values Group Costumes)

Little Heart Queen Girls Costume

Little Heart Queen Girls Costume


My daughter is wearing a hand made Heart Queen dress. I made the dress from scratch. The dress top & pencil skirt (hidden underneath the tulle skirt) is one piece & was used to provide coverage under the skirt. The red heart was cut & stitched onto the top by myself. I added the red […]

Polka Dot Doll Costume

Colorful Polka Dot Doll Costume


I am wearing the hand made/purchased doll dress. I purchased the base dress from a thrift store, cut the sleeves & added the pink trim. I purchased the tulle skirt & added the pink to the bottom of the shirt to tie it together. I purchased the polka for knee high socks. (Next costume: Cute […]

diy fortune teller

Creative Homemade Esmeralda Fortune Teller Costume


“I’m wearing the costume and it was mostly made out of wood and plexi-glass. All the little details from curtains to fringe to lights was all mostly bought on eBay as was the outfit I wore. The best part, my crystal ball was actually a solar pool toy. The inspiration was Zoltar from the movie […]

Chewbacca Costume

Genius Chewbacca Kids Costume


My 5 yr old son Andrew (AJ) is wearing this homemade Chewbacca costume. It is made from a brown long sleeve shirt and sweat pants. I took yarn and wrapped it around cardboard alternating between dark and light brown as random as I could. I then used 3m spray adhesive to glue it to the […]

Little Mermaid Family Halloween Costume

Magical Little Mermaid Family Halloween Costume


This year our family went as Little Mermaid characters foe Halloween. I love recycling pre-love clothes and items into new, exciting things. Daddy dressed as King Triton. His merman tail is a pair is pre-loved scrubs with tulle “fins” at the ankles. His trident is made of pvc and foam-core board spray painted gold. Our […]

Skeleton Family Costume

Scary Skeleton Family Costumes


A group of 8 families did a progressive Halloween dinner party. Each house was decorated with a different theme. We had vampire families, a superhero family, movie character families and others. As you can see we were the skeleton family. Our boys Owen is 8 and Cole who is 4 love this time of year. […]

mad hatter costume

Epic Homemade Mad Hatter Costume


My son Jonathan likes Johnny Depp so he wanted to dress like him as The Mad Hatter. We went around to thrift stores to find the perfect velour jacket, added a little lace to the arms and pocket. We all also found some grey stripe pants and had to altar them to the right height. […]


Adorable Baby Ramen Costume


This is my daughter who modeled for us her cup o noodle costume. She loves noodles! Not pictured is her sriracha costumed brother. Can’t have noodles without the hot sauce.

Jaina Costume

Mind-Blowing Tempest Regalia Jaina Costume


This is a DIY costume/cosplay designed after the Tempest Regalia set from Heroes of the Storm (Blizzard Entertainment). In the photos provided, I (Michelle) am wearing the costume. This costume took about 300/350 hours to create. It uses a variety of materials including: foamies, EVA foam, worbla (thermoplastic), transparent worbla, pleather, fishing line, snaps, thread […]

Belle Costume Disney

Adorably Perfect Princess Belle Costume


This is a homemade costume inspired by Princess Belle of Beauty and The Beast, worn by my 5 year old daughter. I made her hairpiece of ribbon and rhinestones. Her dress is made of tulle and organza; the jewels on her dress are made of recycled water caps painted in yellow and covered in yellow […]

baby scarecrow costume

Heartwarming DIY Baby Scarecrow Costume


I made my son’s scarecrow costume, my daughter kara that is sitting next to him in some pics was her Halloween costume when she was his age. I cherish this costume I absolutely love it I made It I can’t tell you how I did because I’m not most handy person but it took me […]

Baby Link Toddler Costume

Absolutely Adorable Baby Link Toddler Costume


My husband’s favorite video game is Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. So we cosplayer our daughter as Link. We found the shirt, vest, and shoes pre-loved at a thrift store. I created the sash using brown ribbon. The sword is from a craft store and I cut it down to her size and painted […]

Cubby Costume

Adorable Cubby Costume


My Oldest wanted to be Captain Jake and Elijah is a chubby baby so I wanted them to be a team. I searched for the Cubby costume online and couldn’t find it so I decided to make it. Materials: Small Blue shirt Red long sweat pants Long sleeve white shirt Yellow fabric Blue bandana Black […]

Bittersweet Lulu League of Legends Costume

Cute Bittersweet Lulu League of Legends Costume


This is my Bittersweet Lulu costume from League of Legends! She has always been one of my favorite champs from the game and I was so excited to finally make her. The dark purple part of the dress is a crepe fabric while the lighter purple fabric on the sleeves, collar, and binding around the […]

Adorable Great Lakes Freighter Costume


My son (who is the “smoke stack” in the costume) is 5 years old. He was born three months early. He had a long hospital stay, recovered from open heart surgery at one year old, and had a feeding tube until he was four. He is still learning to eat and battling sensory issues, but […]

Predator Costume

Mind-Blowing Predator Kids Costume


This is my 10 year old son’s Predator costume. We planned 2 years for this costume. We collected turkey neck bones for 2 years for the necklace and the staff. We also used a small animal skull we found for the necklace. The body armor is from an old pair of football shoulder pads. The […]

Lucky Charms Leprechaun Costume

Clever Lucky Charms Leprechaun Costume


My wife Lisa was inspired by a costume she saw at a Halloween costume party back in 2013. It was there that she saw a woman who used a witchï’s kettle to create a pot of gold costume. As she, her father, George, and I have been doing group costumes for Halloween since 2013, we […]

Perfect DIY Black Widow Costume


For my cosplay I threw together a black catsuit I owned with a pair of leather gauntlets for my arms. And some knee high black boots. My best friend bonnie let me borrow her auburn bob wig since my hair has not fully regrown since my last round of chemotherapy on May 4, 2016. This […]

Addams Family Values Costume

Perfect Addams Family Values Group Costumes


This year we decided since we just had another baby, there’s enough if us to be the Addams family Values. We love that show so this was PERFECT! I was Mortisa, my husband was Gomez, my son was Pugsley, my daugter was Wednesday, my baby boy was Pubert and my Mom was Fester. I guess […]

pineapple bulldog costume

Adorable Pineapple Bulldog Costume (Tropical Cuteness)


Goblin, the Bulldog is modeling her new handmade pineapple costume. I have always had a thing for pineapples and it blew up with the now cancelled television show, Psych. The show had a spot the hidden pineapple gag that ran throughout the show’s eight seasons. We still have watch parties and marathons and the dogs […]

sea serpent costume

Creative Sea Serpent Monster Costume


I made my serpent costume using a bald cap, latex prosthetic face pieces, horns, gills and ears all hand painted with grease makeup, decorative gauze, rubber fins and feet. I also have mesh sleeves and floppy fin spikes made out of mesh material down my arms. I also have a tail filled with beans. It […]

Circus Cart With Lion Costume

Cozy Circus Cart with Lion Costume


My son Mickey is the Lion. I bought the lion costume but I modified it some. I added faux fur to the mane to make it bigger. The Circus Cart: This is made out of cardboard boxes, shish kabob skewers, paint, and tape. I cut up boxes into pieces, then painted them all (I used […]

voodoo doll costume

Terrifyingly Impressive DIY VooDoo Doll Costume


I am wearing a DIY costume. I bought a sweater and sewed stitching with black yarn; the pins are made with dowl rods, spray painted silver and the pin heads are made with ping pong balls. The heart is made from felt. We have a costume contest at my place of employment each year and […]

Cops And Robber Costume

Creative Cops and Robber Costume


This is my ten year old daughter, Isabella and nine year old son, Gavin who have locked up their two year old brother, Nolan and thrown him in jail. The costumes are store bought but the jail was handmade by me using a black table cloth, poster boards and some paint. We heard giggles and […]

family flintstone costume

Amazing Homemade Flintstones Family Costume


I have been handmaking our families costumes for the last 3 years. This year we decided on the Flintstones and it was quite easy to make. For Wilmas dress, I used an old white bathrobe and just cut it to the shape I thought looked most like her dress. For Pebbles shirt, I used oversized […]

Timeless Black Widow Spider


This is a homemade costume requested by daughter who was nine at the time. She wanted to be a black widow spider. I made it by stuffing black tights with newspaper, cutting along the seam of a black shirt, inserting the stuffed tights and then hot gluing it shut again. I used ribbon to attach […]

dogstein costume

Adorable “Dogstein” Costume


Our 7 month old puppy, Sophie, has some crazy hair days. My brother-in-law thinks it’s hilarious to spike her hair up and call her Einstein all the time so we decided that she would make the perfect little dogstein for Halloween. I had a white lab coat made for her, clipped my nephews tie on […]

Lego Mini Figure Costume

Perfect Lego Mini Figure Costume


This costume was home made for my son who was seven years old at the time. The head was made from a piece of construction tube bought at the hardware store. The top of the head was shaped with pieces of sytrofoam bought at the craft store and the eyes and nose were cut out. […]

kids Maleficent costume

Awesome Maleficent Costume for Young Girls


My daughter Sophia was dying to be Maleficent for Halloween. I didn’t think I could find a costume, so I kept trying to convince her to go with a princess. She told me very firmly, No! Halloween is supposed to be scary, I want to be a villain. I scoured the internet and thankfully found […]