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DIY Hallowen Costumes

The Easiest (WyldStyle) Wildstyle Lego Movie Costume Ever!

The Easiest (WyldStyle) Wildstyle Lego Movie Costume Ever!

This costume really couldn’t get any easier! All you need to make your own WildStyle (WyldStyle) LEGO Movie Costume is a pen and some paper, a black sweat suit, some bright pink and blue duck tape, scissors, and some hair chalk. To Make Your Own […]

Handmade Halloween Costume Round Up

Handmade Halloween Costume Round Up

I usually highlight handmade costumes throughout the month of October, but this year the whole month just sort of seemed to pass me by. I didn’t want to break from my tradition entirely, so before we put Halloween behind us for good I wanted to […]

Clever Faeries DIY Care Bear Costume

Clever Faeries DIY Care Bear Costume

I know you’ve heard me sing the praises of sweatsuit costumes here, here & here but I have to credit Chrissie from Clever Faeries for the all-time coolest sweatsuit costume EVER! OK, all you non-believers. Don’t take it from me, see for yourself: Care Bear […]

Simple Cowboy & Cowgirl Costumes

Simple Cowboy & Cowgirl Costumes

Cowboys were all the rage around these parts last year, we had recently moved to Texas and the kids were wholeheartedly embracing the change. It came as no surprise when they asked to be Cowboys for Halloween. I’m not one to disappoint, so I whipped […]

More Cupcake Costumes, Super G-Man & a Kissing Bandit!!

More Cupcake Costumes, Super G-Man & a Kissing Bandit!!

Today’s Handmade costumes are brought to us by the letter G. G as in Super G-Man!! My friend Kellie of This Blessed Nest is incredibly talented and creative (seriously, when you’re done reading about Halloween costumes RUN over and take a look at a few […]

Quite the Pair! Toddler Halloween Costumes

Quite the Pair! Toddler Halloween Costumes

Check out this lucky pair of Aces!! Stephanie of And Twins make 5! created these super cute (and comfy) no-sew costumes using a pillowcase, iron-on letters, some black felt and transfer paper. The result? A winning pair & two incredibly cute spades and clubs. Head […]

KSW’s Handmade Toddler Costumes

KSW’s Handmade Toddler Costumes

I’ve gotten alot of requests recently to share my personal creations here on the website, and there’s something I must confess — while I have no issue publishing all the creative things I find during my countless hours scouring the Blog World, I’m a bit […]

Hoo wants to be an owl?

Hoo wants to be an owl?

I DO! I DO! Ellen from The Long Thread has long been a hero of KSW since sharing her Scrappy Owl Treat bag last year. I’ll go as far as to say, she has outdone herself this year with this simple, DIY owl costume. I […]

Martha to the Rescue

Martha to the Rescue

By now, you all know I have somewhat of an infatuation with all things {Owl} and {Handmade} … which is why I am swooning over this Masked Baby Owl costume from Martha Stewart. Go on, admit it ~ you’re taken by this one too!

DIY Onesie Costumes

DIY Onesie Costumes

No reason you’re little one should miss out on all the Halloween fun … and if you’re in a warmer climate, there’s no need to dress them in all those warm fleece options that are all the rage. Check out these DIY onesie costumes from […]