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Fast, Easy Men’s Halloween Costumes You Can Make at Home

Fast, Easy Men’s Halloween Costumes You Can Make at Home

Written by on July 22, 2012 in Halloween Costumes with 0 Comments

These ideas for mens Halloween costumes will help you get dressed for the party faster than you get dressed for work. You don’t have time to make an ornate costume, but you can still be creative with the stuff you have at home! In the photo is Bruce, drinking tea with the locals in Turkey. How […]

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Girls Halloween Costumes – Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice

Girls Halloween Costumes – Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice

Written by on September 27, 2011 in Halloween Costumes with 0 Comments

Here are 7 homemade costumes for girls, and 4 costumes from a Halloween store, to give you more ideas. These girls’ costumes aren’t your typical Lady Gaga or Twilight Halloween costumes. These girl (and teen) costume ideas are far more original than that! To me, “original” doesn’t mean dressing up like a movie star, pop […]

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Going to a Costume Party? 11 Creative Ideas From Your Closet

Going to a Costume Party? 11 Creative Ideas From Your Closet

Written by on September 20, 2011 in Halloween Costumes with 7 Comments

Finding a creative costume for a costume party doesn’t have to be stressful or frustrating! These costumes ideas are fun and easy. Here’s what one reader says: “I rarely buy costumes because I think that it’s much more fun and creative to make your own,” says Brandi, who loves wearing an “Eve” costume of “Adam […]

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How Should You Dress Up on Halloween? Girls Costume Ideas

How Should You Dress Up on Halloween? Girls Costume Ideas

Written by on July 27, 2011 in Halloween Costumes with 0 Comments

If you’re wondering how you should dress up on Halloween, check out these costume ideas for girls! They range from Harry Potter’s Gryffindor to a box of popcorn, from ”What are little girls made of?” to the Alice in Wonderland’s Mad Hatter. Before the tips, a quip: “When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck […]

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Food Costumes You Can Make at Home

Food Costumes You Can Make at Home

Written by on April 14, 2011 in Halloween, Halloween Costumes, Party Tips with 2 Comments

Lots of people want to be food for Halloween, and this list of food costumes you can make at home will help you stand out from the buffet. These food costumes range from beef tacos to food on the floor of a movie theater. A food costume doesn’t have to be hard to make – […]

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30 Book Character Costume – Ideas From Literature

30 Book Character Costume – Ideas From Literature

Written by on September 27, 2010 in Halloween Costumes with 23 Comments

Go beyond Harry Potter and Dr Seuss with these book character costume ideas! If you want to dress up as a literary character for Halloween, you’ll find costume ideas that range from Captain Underpants to the Man in the Yellow Hat (from Curious George). When Ted (the Man in the Yellow Hat) realizes his new best […]

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Ideas for Halloween Costumes for Couples

Ideas for Halloween Costumes for Couples

Written by on September 16, 2010 in Halloween Costumes with 11 Comments

These costume ideas for couples on Halloween will inspire you, but they won’t overwhelm you with complicated crafts, sewing, or costume-making. You don’t have get complicated to create a classy Halloween costume for couples! Here’s the quip that always makes me think of telling stories on Halloween: “Clothes make a statement.  Costumes tell a story.” ~ Mason […]

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Boys Halloween Costumes – No More Buzz Lightyear

Boys Halloween Costumes – No More Buzz Lightyear

Written by on August 23, 2010 in Halloween Costumes with 1 Comment

These boys Halloween costumes range from homemade (Nightmare in a Closet) to online (Buzz Lightyear and Star Wars). There’s something for everyone here! Have fun exploring costume ideas with your boy; he’ll be too old for Halloween and trick or treating before you know it. Before the tips, a quip: Boy, do I miss dumping out […]

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Creative Costume Ideas for Women – From Salad to Dust Bunny

Creative Costume Ideas for Women – From Salad to Dust Bunny

Written by on July 17, 2010 in Halloween Costumes with 4 Comments

These creative costume ideas for women are super easy to make at home – most of them are are do it yourself (DIY) women’s Halloween costumes. Before the Halloween tips, a quip: “From ghoulies and ghosties and long leggety beasties and things that go bump in the night, Good Lord, deliver us!” ~ Scottish saying. […]

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Couples Halloween Costume Ideas – Tell the Story of You

Couples Halloween Costume Ideas – Tell the Story of You

Written by on July 8, 2010 in Halloween, Halloween Costumes with 1 Comment

The first of these couples Halloween costume ideas is my favorite, because it tells the story of one of my favorite movies: Juno. Some of these couples Halloween costume ideas are inspired by store-bought costumes. Why waste money on two Halloween costumes when you can make them at home, quick and easy? Before the tips, […]

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