Costume

Lord of the Rings Nazgul costume close-up of metal-looking gauntlets

How to Make Foam Gauntlets

Make costume gauntlets out of foam and paint them to look like solid metal, including a free pattern for these Lord of the Rings Nazgul or Ring Wraith gauntlets...
DIY shields made from pizza pans

How to make a shield

It's easy to make a shield out of a pizza pan and a few simple supplies. Watch the video tutorial for all the details. We made 10 of these shields for our Pe...
A family costume from the Muppets skit Mahna Mahna

Family Costumes for Halloween

Make Halloween a family holiday by dressing up together with themed family costumes. Here’s some ideas that our family has used. Our family loves to have a...
How to make a Sorting Hat

How to Make a Sorting Hat

I decided to make a Sorting Hat out of a thrift store leather jacket for my daughter's Harry Potter party after searching the internet to find a decent one. I w...