Posts Categorized: halloween

Costumes + halloween + Projects + Style / Monday, 24 Oct 2016

2 showstopper Halloween costumes made from everyday supplies

DIY mermaid costume diy mummy costume

We’re finishing up our Halloween series with Bath and Body Works (you can see the first one here and the second one here) with 2 showstopper costumes made from everyday materials. We were inspired by Tahitian Island Dream to create a mermaid and Warm Vanilla Sugar to create a gilded mummy. By “showstopper” we mean that these ones will take a bit more time, but the results are so so worth it, no?! We had every intention of going the traditional fabric/sea shell route, but after seeing how much fun it was to create the unicorn, hippies, and Marie Antoinette costumes, I wanted to get my hands on some non-traditional items again. Can you guess what we made the mermaid costume out of?  Read on →

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halloween + paper + Projects / Monday, 17 Oct 2016

2 paper Halloween costumes

img_1472DIY paper bouquet of flower costumes

As you know, paper is my medium of choice, so for today’s installment of costumes inspired by Bath and Body Works fragrance mists, we are creating 2 costumes made entirely from paper and I LOVE how they turned out. If I had a bazillion costume parties to dress for, I’d be every single costume we create but these one are closer to the top of the list. First, we created an oversized origami crane inspired by their Japanese Cherry Blossom fragrance as well as a bouquet of flowers costume inspired by their Hello Beautiful and Sweet Pea fragrances.

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halloween + Projects / Thursday, 29 Sep 2016

DIY baby costume video

flower heads halloween costume

We hope you enjoyed our triplets costume journey with their mom, Ali Hynek. There’s nothing I love more than being around squishy babies and the fact that there were three of them and well-behaved ones at that? I was over the moon. Here’s a look back at all 10 costumes (you can get the celebrity costumes here, the flower costumes here, and the simple costumes here ) and now a little DIY video that we made with stop motion artist, Trisha Zemp.

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halloween + Projects / Monday, 26 Sep 2016

3 celebrity costumes for baby

Oscar Tribute baby costumes

The last of the adorable triplet costumes is up (see the others here and here) and these ones are my favorite. Babies dressed as little adults is scientifically proven to be the cutest thing in the world. First, up, we’ve got our Oscar tribute, paying homage to those who passed on this year including David Bowie, Gene Wilder, and Prince.  Read on →

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halloween + Projects / Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016

3 Flower Costumes for your Baby

3 peas in a pod halloween costumeAre you loving these costumes?! Ali’s triplets are too cute! Today we have three flower/plant related costumes for your little babies, like these three peas in a pod above. Check out the cuteness below! And check out the other two triplet costume posts here and here. Read on →

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