After the success of our DIY Prince Charming costume last year, I was itching to try another royal creation. I almost recreated my Prince Charming costume in blue and silver, like the prince in the new Cinderella movie. Instead, I opted to make a totally different prince costume, an Easy DIY Snow White prince costume read more »
Huge List of DIY Costume Tutorials
I love making costumes, and tend to find reasons to create costumes year-round. Costumes do not have to be limited to Halloween but are also great for other holidays, school spirit days, community performances and themed parties! I hope you find inspiration and resources here that help with your costume creation.
I've actually created a huge costume resource with all my DIY costumes sorted by categories like DIY costumes for boys, Pixar costumes. funny costumes, etc.
Or just scroll down and see all my DIY Halloween costumes published on the blog.
This post should come as no surprise to my regular readers, we love BB-8 and costumes. It just makes sense to combine the two and make our elf his own BB-8 costume. I thought about making it similar to E’s BB-8 Halloween costume but wasn’t sure I wanted to commit a lot of time to read more »
We’ve done the Star Wars Halloween theme before but we couldn’t help repeating it this year with the much-anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens arriving in theaters next month. Everything Star Wars has been in Hyperdrive for months and fun Halloween ideas is no exception. The highlight of our party is always the costumes, this read more »
I’m sharing a super easy costume today, perfect for any Peanuts gang fan. A Charlie Brown costume made from a sweatshirt would make an easy Halloween costume or fun hoodie to wear when the new Peanuts Movie opens in theaters next month! All you need is a yellow hoodie and black felt. I printed out read more »
I’ve been brainstorming for months on how to create a Star Wars BB-8 Costume. Don’t know who he is? He’s the adorable new droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s ok if you don’t know who he is yet, the movie doesn’t open in theaters until December. BB-8 is a droid that rolls, so read more »
Don’t laugh. Promise you won’t laugh…Bing Bong is heartwarming ridiculous as Riley’s imaginary friend. My Inside Out Bing Bong costume is just as ridiculous. 😉 How To Make a Bing Bong Costume That’s ok because Halloween is supposed to be silly and fun, right? Check out how I pieced my Bing Bong costume together. Most read more »
I’m on an Inside Out roll after creating homemade Anger and Fear costumes. The boys next request is for Bing Bong. Riley’s imaginary friend, Bing Bong is definitely my favorite character from the movie. I MIGHT be creating a Bing Bong Costume but his crazy colorful attire scares me a little, what if I can’t pull read more »
You knew it was coming. I couldn’t make Quinn a new costume and not make one for Elliot. Quinn’s Anger Inside Out costume turned out awesome but I think I might like the Fear Inside Out costume a tiny bit more. And don’t miss my crazy Bing Bong costume. I love that both costumes only read more »
I had fun this week creating a DIY Anger from Inside Out costume. The boys and I watched a screening of the movie on Tuesday and one of their favorite characters from Inside Out is Anger. They also loved Sadness, Fear and Bing Bong too! Don’t miss Elliot’s DIY FEAR costume or my DIY Bing Bong read more »
Running may not be fun but running in fun costumes can be! If you’re a regular reader than you know I love making DIY costumes, usually for my boys but sometimes for me too. I was super excited to hear a fun run would be happening at the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration again this read more »
I decided to detail out my DIY Han Solo Belt and Gun Holster for anyone that wants to make their own. Don’t miss my other post detailing out the rest of the Han Solo Costume. I started off using this tutorial and modified it to simplify the design and keep the belt lightweight since I was read more »
This DIY Hiro costume post is sponsored by the Big Hero 6 release at home. Making Elliot a Big Hero 6 costume has been on my to-do list ever since I made Quinn a DIY Baymax costume last year. Hiro is Baymax’s little buddy just like Elliot is Quinn’s little buddy, it’s the perfect costume read more »
Just one week ago today, I was “running” my first official Run Disney event: the Star Wars 10k at Disneyland! After attending DisneySMMoms last year and participating in their 2 mile RunDisney fun run, I had my sights on a real Run Disney event! I plan on sharing more details about my experience all weekend read more »
I shared our LEGO Movie costume plan a couple of weeks ago, today I wanted to show you how Q’s Emmet costume turned out! DIY Emmet LEGO Movie Costume Materials Blue long sleeve shirt Orange shorts/pants Orange safety vest Construction hard hat Red string backpack ID badge holder This is definitely one of my favorite costumes. The read more »
Who else is excited about Disney’s new movie, Big Hero 6? Quinn has been counting down the days until we can see it. It’s October and costume season, so I though I would surprise him with a cute Baymax sweatshirt hoodie. Add red pants and you have an easy DIY Baymax costume. 🙂 This costume read more »
After the success of our Dusty and El Chu costumes last year, I couldn’t help but create two more this year with the 2nd Planes movie. I wanted to mix things up a bit so first I made Blade Ranger, a helicopter costume and it turned out pretty cute. Today I am sharing another Disney read more »
Last year our family costume theme was super heroes. I shared our DIY Batman and Robin family costumes last year but I wanted to share a few more ideas from our annual party. My brother and sister-in-law created cool DIY super hero costumes too. They pieced the costumes together with things they already owned, bought a read more »
With Halloween around the corner and Captain America: The Winter Soldier coming out on Blu-Ray in a few weeks, it seemed like the perfect time to make the boys a DIY Captain America Mask. You only need a few simple craft supplies and you can easily make your own Captain America Mask too. DIY Captain America read more »
With the release of the new Disney Planes Fire & Rescue movie, I was itching to create a new Disney costume. Last year my boys loved their Dusty Crophopper and El Chu costumes. Besides being a little time consuming, I was surprised by how easy they were to make. Blade Ranger is one of the new read more »
The Lorax is definitely my boys’ favorite Dr. Seuss character. Last week I shared a super easy and fun Lorax snack, and this week I am sharing a super easy, DIY Lorax costume. 🙂 You know I love easy, fun costumes so this project was a no brainer for me. All you need is an read more »