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Homemade Costumes For Women To Wear On Halloween

By Edited Nov 13, 2013 1 0

There are a ton of homemade costumes for women to create; unfortunately, they are often overlooked. When Halloween rolls around many people begin to think about the potential costumes that they can buy; however, not many people think about the ones that they can make in the comfort of their own home with things that they already have lying around the house!

Not only will these homemade Halloween costumes save you a lot of money, but they are also completely customizable to your own liking. A homemade costume will always fit you better, and therefore allow you to be more comfortable throughout the night.

Whether you are a woman that is going trick or treating, heading to a Halloween party, or simply greeting the children at your door, homemade costumes are the way to go!

Alphabet Soup

This do-it-yourself Halloween costume is relatively easy for women to execute, and will make people laugh upon seeing it. To top it off, you will probably already have the required clothes in your closet; all that you will have to purchase is a package of letters.

Firstly, you should find a pair of red pants and a red shirt to wear. These pieces of clothing are crucial to the homemade costume because they will give off the appearance of you being a bowl of soup! Without the red pants and shirt, you will simply be a person with letters all over yourself!

Secondly, you should get your hands on a package of rubber or Styrofoam letters. These packages can be purchased at the dollar store, and are the most important part of the costume! Once you have al of the letters, simply tape them onto your red clothing.

These two steps are really simple, and will allow you to make an alphabet soup costume; one of the simplest homemade costumes for women!

Do-It-Yourself Referee Costume For Women

A do-it-yourself referee costume can be free to make because it only involves things that you would find around your house. Buying a women’s referee costume from a Halloween store will cost you upwards of $30, so you should really consider this DIY option if you are on a small budget.

You will need:

-A plain white shirt

-A pair of black pants

-A roll of black electrical tape

Simply place long strips of the black electrical tape along the white shirt in a vertical manner. Try to make the strips as straight as possible!

Tuck the white shirt into the black pants, and you will be dressed in a homemade women’s referee costume!

Dress Up As Your Favourite Animal

Unfortunately, I don’t have specific instructions for making these because there are literally thousands of animals and creatures to choose from. However, animals are some of the best homemade Halloween costumes that women can make.

Whether you are dressing up as a dog, cat, or horse, you are bound to have fun!

 The first step in creating these women’s Halloween costumes is to look at the overall color of the animal. Once you have determined the overall color of the animal, you can choose some pieces of clothing to depict that color. These clothes will be the basis for your homemade animal costume!

Once you have done that, you can look for any additional features that the animal has. For instance, horses have bushy tails. Use a combination of clothing and crafts to create the animal accessory!

Dogs, cats, and horses are some of the best women’s homemade costumes; however, the way that you are dressed will only take you so far. Be sure to make some animal noises!

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Become Your Favourite Sports Player

Sports players are some of the easiest homemade costumes to create because they simply involve wearing a jersey and the associated sports equipment!

What makes these costumes even better is the fact that sports players are generally stereotyped to be males! A woman wearing a sports player costume on Halloween is bound to attract some attention because it goes against the common beliefs that people have.

Basically, put on your favourite jersey and sports equipment (shin pads, a jock, or a mouth guard), and you will have created a homemade sports costume for women!

Create A Homemade Princess Costume For Halloween

Many women choose to dress up as princesses because it allows them to feel superior for a few hours. Moreover, many women create homemade princess costumes for Halloween. In order to be a CIY princess, you must:

-put on your favourite elegant dress

-wear a pair of sparkly and vibrant shoes

-get your brightest rings, necklaces, and bracelets!

These are only a few of the homemade costumes that women can create for Halloween. You can use them whether you are going trick or treating, to a Halloween party, or simply hanging out with some friends on the spookiest night of the year!

The one tip that I can leave you with is to act the part. A person that acts the part of the costume that they are wearing stand a much better chance at portraying the person or thing effectively!



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