tag archives: costumes

DIY Fashion: Make a Corset with Dritz Eyelets

Cosplay. Halloween. Everyday fashion. 

Yes, yes and yes! We love this DIY corset because of its versatility – not to mention, it’s easy to make. You’ll use Dritz® eyelets and the material/lacing of your choice to construct it. And how you’ll wear it? Well, that’s up to you. We love how it’s paired here with an off-the-shoulder white top. But if you’ve got an alter ego, it is also the perfect accessory for period and Halloween costumes. 

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Halloween Crafts: Make an Easy-sew Bee Costume

Be the buzz.

Are you looking for Halloween costume ideas for kids? Here’s an easy-sew bee that your little one will want to wear well after the trick-or-treating is over. You’ll sew some Dritz ruffled elastic onto a basic t-shirt and watch your bee come to life. Pipe cleaners and pom-poms become antennae, and store-bought wings finish off the look. So if you’re into DIY Halloween costumes, add this one to the list. 

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Frankenstein Costume

Easy, peasy.

A super simple costume with just 3 ingredients – safety pins + a T-shirt + sweat pants. (Oh, and a cute little Frankenstein to wear it, of course!) Continue reading »

Tulle Skirt

This has fun written all over it. 

Decide which direction you want to take it with the addition of some funky tights – straight-up Halloween, sweet princess, super hero, or favorite TV character?  The choice is yours. Continue reading »

Skull T-shirt

The ultimate in easy handmade.

Here’s a pattern for making a safety pin skull on a T-shirt.  You’ll use bobbins for eyes. Continue reading »