Morticia Addams from The Addams Family Costume

Today I have taken on another Addams family member with this costume of Morticia Addams (previously I have done Cousin It and Wednesday Addams). It’s a bit warm in Melbourne today (32 degrees!) so please excuse any unsavoury sweat beads. Photo credit: Frosted Tips Long black wig: Ebay Black top: Glassons (with added black paper…

Krumm from Ahh!!! Real Monsters Costume

Today I have decided to do a throwback to a childhood favourite – Ahh!!! Real Monsters – with my Krumm costume. It’s a pretty funny costume in real life, so if you end up doing it for a party, it will be high-fives all round fo’ sure! Photo credit: Window to Happiness Skin-colour top: Forever…

Cousin It from The Addams Family Costume

Today I have created a Cousin It costume with only a few straw hula skirts! This costume is easy-as and quite effective for all your costume party or Halloween needs! Photo credit: Window to Happiness Black bowler hat: H&M Black sunnies: Thailand markets Cousin It outfit: Multiple straw hula skirts

Speedy Gonzales Costume

A little bit of a flashback to my childhood with this Speedy Gonzales costume. When you watch this cartoon now, it’s pretty heavy on the lazy Mexican stereotype…awks Photo credit: Frosted Tips Sombrero: Hot Dolar White polo top: Uniform shop White pants: Vinnie’s Red Tie: Hot Dollar Mouse tail: Homemade from cotton wool and stockings

Olive Oyl from Popeye Costume

Like most people I grew up watching Popeye, so today I’ve dressed up as Olive Oyl. It’s a great simple costume to put together – all you need is a red jumper and a black skirt! Photo: Billy Rubin Red jumper: Uniqlo with doily trimmings Black skirt: Target with yellow paper trim taped on White…

Breaking Bad Walter White Costume

Happy Halloween! In commemoration of the end of Breaking Bad – I’m a huge fan – I have decided that the most fitting costume to end this Halloween month of costumes would be Walter White. And of course I could go no further than the classic undies, apron and shoes and socks look. Photo credit:…

Charlie Brown Costume

Today I have taken on a Charlie Brown costume, which is pretty simple to put together. The whole hair/head situation is a bit awkward, but I think it KINDA works. If you’re bald, this costume’s sure to be a winner… Photo credit: Billy Rubin Yellow Polo Shirt: Jay Jays (with Black Electrical Tape Zig-Zag Line)…

Day 362: Bewitched

  On June 24, 2005, Bewitched was released. The film was nowhere near the amazing that was the TV series, but in honour of my childhood years spent watching the show I have taken it on as a theme, dressing as the best character – Endora – Samantha’s mother. One of my favourite aspects of…

Day 360: Comedy Company

  Today is my brother’s birthday – Happy Birthday Holmes! So I asked him what theme he’s like me to take on, he said either Acropolis Now or Comedy Company, and seeing as how I couldn’t find a bedazzled bra so that I could dress as Effie, I chose Comedy Company and opted for a…

Day 356: Xena: Warrior Princess

On June 18, 2001, Xena: Warrior Princess finished it’s original run on TV. Today I am taking this on as a theme, dressing as the leading lady herself – Xena. Please note: I have the ability to do the war cry sound #win   Photo credit: Billy Rubin   Xena Costume: Smiffy’s Black Leather Boots:…