LastMinuteCostumeFilter: Due to poor planning / organizational skillz, I find myself in need of (and sorely lacking) a pseudo-80's costume for an upcoming barbershop chorus performance on Saturday night. I'm too fat for all my old 80s clothes; hope me! PS - I have ready access to Goodwill and Salvation Army retail stores, so ideas around getting this done inexpensively would be fabulous. TIA!
Water to wine mechanics- help me perform a miracle. I need help for a costume party stunt involving a box of wine and the ability to dispense it miraculously. [more inside]
I need a pair of men's riding-style boots for cheap. Where do I find them? [more inside]
So I'm going to a party at the weekend in my off-the-shelf classic grey Batman outfit. Please suggest accessories to zazz up my appearance: bonus points given for cheap, cheerful and creative ideas.
I need a costume for a "Seven Deadly Sins" themed party. [more inside]
Urgent Halloween Costume Question! How would you simulate taser burns on a white cotton t-shirt using only household implements?
Yes, another Halloween question. Help me out with my obscure costume! In short, I'm going as a visual representation of the Weimar Republic. [more inside]
I want to be a mummy for Halloween. [more inside]
I'm going as the wolf from Little Red Riding Hood. I don't want to do a whole wolf outfit...just something that gives the impression of a wolf. [more inside]
I'm white. The character I am dressing up as for Halloween happens to be black. Face paint? [more inside]
I need to fake whipped cream for a costume. (Ok, I'll admit it: I'm trying to dress my dog as a slice of pie.) Is spray foam insulation safe? It won't be in contact with skin or fur. Any other ideas?
Last minute costume advice for an extremely short person. [more inside]
Los Angeles Costume Help: In search of one of the famous red multi-level hats that members of Devo have worn in numerous pictures and in the music video for 'Whip It' [more inside]
My friend recently received a large orange wrench is his "Bag of Crap" purchased from Woot.com. What impromptu Halloween costumes could stem from using this wrench as a prop-piece.... [more inside]
Where can I find a Meg Griffin (pink w/ white trim) tee shirt asap? [more inside]
Fake pig's blood for my prom dress: anything out there that's realistic looking and not too sticky? [more inside]
CostumeFilter: I need a beating human heart for my costume as an Aztec human sacrifice victim. Bonus points for other suggestions on how to make this costume awesome. [more inside]
Can you help me come up with a jokey slogan for a notional used car dealership? [more inside]
I am planning on dressing up this halloween as an election judge. What kinds of props would you expect to see in an election judge costume ?
I'm looking for a goofy, full-costumed T-Rex outfit for Halloween. Something like in this Chapelle's Show clip (2:00 mark). Hopefully someone with better google skills or knowledge of specific outlets in the SF Bay Area.
What would the easiest way to make a huge Hello Kitty head for my Halloween costume? [more inside]
Help me become Dr. House for one night. [more inside]
I need a good fake moustache. [more inside]
Gay Zombies in DC? [more inside]
HalloweenFilter: Where in Vancouver can I find a cheap derby hat like this. -OR- how can I make one myself? [more inside]
How would I go about constucting a reasonable looking space helmet? [more inside]
Momentarily bereft of cash, I'm left wondering how my family is going to attend a costume-mandatory Halloween party next Friday. Any ideas? [more inside]
Halloween Costume suggestions. [more inside]
Constructing adult-sized Girl and Boy Scout costumes for Halloween, where to find authentic gear? [more inside]
Looking for a good Halloween costume for 2 straight college guys [more inside]
I will be working behind a bar at a 60's themed art opening... So what should I wear? [more inside]
I'm going to be the Chiquita Banana Lady for Halloween. Can you think of a spicy Latin costume for my boyfriend? [more inside]
Any really excellent costume ideas? i have thought of UPS worker, which would open up a range of package jokes, and barnstormer.
Halloween costume ideas for someone with dreadlocks? [more inside]
I've been invited to a costume party - the theme is "come as your favorite dead TV, film or rockstar." [more inside]
I want to make a plague doctor costume for Halloween, and I want it to be as accurate as possible. [more inside]
I'm a plus size BBW looking for unique (and cheap!) costume ideas for Halloween. Any suggestions? [more inside]
I'm interested in constructing a replica of the head piece worn by Mr. Met. [more inside]
Help me turn a string of christmas lights portable. [more inside]
Ahoy - September 19 looms larrrrrrge! Can ye point me bowsprit towards fabric tricorn hat patterns/instructions, ripe for the takin'?
Ahoy askm[ateys]! Help a pirate keep her parrot on its perch. There is [more inside]
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costume in Minneapolis? [more inside]
So I've been doing a watch-a-thon of Dead Like Me (theme) and would really like to get my hands on one of those reaper costumes, but all the ones I've found all look really cheap. [more inside]
Help me find a costume for a Vintage Vegas Lounge Party. [more inside]
I am going to an 'Evil Costume Party' tomorrow night. Help me to show up looking sufficiently evil. [more inside]
Hat/Costumefilter - Help me find this hat! I'm working on a costume for Halloween already, but I'm having a devil of a time finding the proper hat [more inside]
What costume would be good? [more inside]
Help me find the website with pics of the (Japanese?) woman who dressed up like a sexy Ronald McDonald! My Google skills have failed me, enough that I'm not even sure I saw this thing I think I saw in the last 2 years... [more inside]
Help me fulfill my nerdly destiny and make my lantern into a decent Golden Age Green Lantern prop. [more inside]