Posts Tagged ‘Halloween costume’

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Beer Fairy Costume

Today is jungrrl’s birthday, so I’m sending the Beer Fairy her way! glamourpuss made this fun and creative costume, which includes wings made out of old beer cases and a tiara, wand, and necklace out of beer bottle caps. A tutu and printed beer mug shirt complete the magical look. Happy birthday, jungrrl! I hope […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Mr. and Mrs. Monsterface Costumes

Don’t be scared! They may look beastly, but Mr. and Mrs. Monsterface are friendly monsters. anasbubbalu started with a simple hood to make these great monster heads. PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding a Snail Costume, October 3 Grumpy Care Bear Costume, October 4 Ghoul Scout Costume, October […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Anput/Egyptian Costume

Anput is the female version of Anubis, the jackal-headed god associated with mummification and the afterlife in Egyptian mythology. Here’s a great version of Anput, by iamdolleyes. In her post, iamdolleyes shares how she made this great mask and costume. PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding a Snail […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Eve from Wall-e Costume

Remember Wall-e’s love interest Eve from the movie Wall-e? Here’s a great way to recreate that character: alohamom2three used some vinyl, some swimsuit tricot, and a trash can to make this adorable costume for her daughter. PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding a Snail Costume, October 3 Grumpy […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Eiffel Tower Costume

Ooo la la, how about a taste of France this Halloween? mirchita made this Eiffel Tower costume for her cousin. You don’t have to be a Francophile to appreciate this great costume! PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding a Snail Costume, October 3 Grumpy Care Bear Costume, October […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Tree of Knowledge Costume

OK, I love this one, mostly because I can just imagine how much fun you could have with that snake! Surely he was stealing snacks all night at the party. rafalkner looks great as the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil, complete with the snake and that tempting apple. PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Transformer Costumes

Who was the happiest kid on the block on Halloween? It was sugarbeth’s son. She made him (and his Daddy!) these awesome Transformer costumes. sugarbeth used various colors of polyester ponte, stretchy metallic, and headliner foam fabric, to create these great costumes. PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Silent Hill Nurse Costume

OK, this is just creepy, which is definitely PiercedChicken’s intent. I haven’t seen the movie “Silent Hill”, but I do know that this is NOT a nurse I’d ever want to see! PiercedChicken altered an old lab coat, and made a paper mache mask to acheive this look that nightmares are made of. PREVIOUS POSTS […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Voodoo Doll Costume

Someone’s trying to break a heart with this voodoo doll. mento_bug gave this voodoo doll costume a vintage 40′s look with the styling of the dress and the fishnet stockings and heels. She made the pins out of Styrofoam balls and wire coat hangers, and held them in place with the heart shaped pocket. Ouch! […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Shoe Costume

How about a giant shoe costume to get your Halloween plans kick started? evil_plan_z made this great costume out of poster board and felt. Laces and a Nike tag add to the effect. Hey, if the shoe fits… PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding a Snail Costume, October […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Autumn Fairy Princess Costume

If this little princess came to your door, you’d have to give her extra treats! When klum78‘s daughter asked to be a fairy princess, klum78 took it one step farther and made her a beautiful Autumn fairy. The colors and the leafy crown and scepter are perfect for fall. Trick or treat! PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Oogie Boogie Costume

You’ve just about got to love Tim Burton’s ghoulish animated characters in “The Nightmare Before Christmas”. ashleyjustine was able to bring one such character, Oogie Boogie, to life. Actually, he may be bigger than life! Here he is shown in all his stitched up glory. If you check out her original post, you will see […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Peacock Costume

How gorgeous is this tail piece? Nerfernie used 200 real peacock feathers to create this beautiful peacock costume. The dress she made is a beautiful turquoise blue: the perfect peacock color! Nerfernie claims she got tired of walking sideways through doors, but I think we’d all agree with her that it was worth it. PREVIOUS […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Tomas (“The Orphanage”) Costume

Nothing is creepier than a creepy kid, and Tomas, from the movie “The Orphanage” is one creepy kid. Maulix created this spot on version of Tomas for her daughter using reconstructed thrift store finds. This is the stuff that nightmares are made of! PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome […]

Handmade Halloween Costumes: Pinata Costume

I love this idea! misstoiletweasel created this Pinata costume for her boyfriend, and then she went along as the blindfolded pinata whacker, complete with plastic wiffle bat. This great costume was created with many yards of crepe paper and lots of glue. PREVIOUS POSTS Muppet Costume, October 1 Ball o’Yarn Costume, October 2 Gnome riding […]