The days of making one DIY costume for Andy and I are long gone. Between the 4 of us, I made/ put together/ bought 8 Halloween costumes this Halloween! Maxwell was not nearly into costumes this year, and Mila was not nearly into trick or treating as Maxwell was at her age. He was … [Read more...]
DIY Costumes & Tutorials
The BEST costume is the one you make yourself. Not only are they cheaper, and more fun but they can also show your incredible creative side! And if you need ideas, we have you covered, find dozens of tutorials for every holiday on the calendar.
From Ugly Christmas Sweater Ideas to DIY Couple Costumes to a Baby Bob Ross costume you WON'T be able to get out of your head. Be the hit of your next party, family gathering or special event with one of these great costume tutorials!
Most of y'all know that I heart Halloween, specifically DIY Halloween costumes! We've crafted up some elaborate costumes in our day, but with 2 little ones under 3, the easier the better! This year's last minute costume scramble started with a Pinterest search on Friday … [Read more...]
Choo choo trains are a big deal at our house. For starters, we have the honor of viewing train tracks from our living room window. We get to hear and see the red MetroRail train come by our house multiple times a day. The kids love it and I love that they love it! Needless to … [Read more...]
Y'all. I can't even. He is the cutest train conductor in the history of ever. This cardboard box to train transformation is even better than our cardboard box tractor costume we made for Halloween! When Elmer's asked me if I'd like to team up with them for a … [Read more...]
Halloween with a toddler is the best thing ever! (I wrote the same thing in last years Halloween post, ha!) I dare to say Max liked it even more this year! After every candy stop he exclaimed, "Let's go find some more!" Max participated in a few Halloween events this year, but … [Read more...]
It's almost Halloween! Oh candy and costumes, and pumpkins galore... how I heart this time of year! And since we bought a real house (vs our condo) in a real neighborhood this will be the first year we (fingers crossed) have tricker or treaters! I'm assuming tricker … [Read more...]
Maxwell had a fall fest at his school today which meant dressing up like someone or something on a farm. How about a cowboy or maybe even a cow? Nope. Max made it very clear that a tractor was the only option. At 7pm last night I started to attempt to craft up a cardboard box … [Read more...]
If you've been hanging on C.R.A.F.T. for awhile, you likely know that 1) I love DIY costumes and 2) I have an entire sister site dedicated to my costume obsession called Really Awesome Costumes! The site is all about the cutest handmade DIY costumes for babies, kids, adults, … [Read more...]
Merry Christmas Eve! Just in case you're pregnant and/or want to dress up in ridiculous costumes on Chrsitmas Eve, this is the post for you! Or maybe just pin this post for next years holiday party shenanigans, and enjoy your Christmas Eve! I'll be taking a few days off from … [Read more...]
Halloween with a toddler is the best thing ever! How come nobody told me?! I really didn't think Maxwell would care that much about trick or treating. He almost did not even get to go, but last minute we decided to just trick or treat at the neighbors after we got home from a … [Read more...]
My dad bought me a Where's Waldo book many, many moons again, and I loved searching for Waldo and his lost books! (I had this one!) So, when planning fun group Halloween costume ideas that were good for the whole fam I couldn't help but put Waldo on the list. … [Read more...]
The belly is getting for real, y'all! I'm 20 weeks, ahh! And you better believe this bump is getting dressed up for Halloween! So, the deviled egg costume could easily be a couples costume or a mom and baby costume too. I did not have very cooperative subjects on photo shoot … [Read more...]