Owner and Pet Costumes for Halloween Fun
Halloween Couples Costume With Your Dog: Surfer Girl and Shark
How To Make The Human's Surfboard
The surf board is made from foam core board found at a local Staples store. Using a utility knife this costume maker cut a rounded edge at the top and traced a jagged edge as a guide to cut out the shark bite side. Paint the foam with some bright surfer board paint and use some colorful tape to create a surfboard look.
How To Make The Dog's Shark Costume
Draw a fin shape on your foam and cut it out using a utility knife. Once the foam fin is cut, make sure it's the right size for your pet. If it's too big, trim it till it's the correct size. A second piece of foam core was cut in a small rectangular shape to use as support for the fin.
Find some stretchy fabric and measure your dog around the wide part of their chest. Cut the fabric a bit larger than that measurement so the edges will overlap. Use self adhesive velcro as a fastener. Make sure it's a good fit or the material will slide off your pup. Attach the small triangle shape foam core to the inside of the fabric and glue the top fin onto the material using something pretty strong like E6000 craft glue.
Wayne And Garth - Pet And Owner Halloween Costume Idea
Wayne and Garth from Wayne's World is an easy couples costume for you and your dog. To dress as Wayne you will need a Wayne's World baseball cap...you can print the logo from your computer and glue it onto a cap, a plaid shirt, a T-shirt and jeans. Garth's costume, the one the dog is dressed in, is a blue denim shirt, glasses, and a T-shirt. You can see in the picture, Wayne has an inflatable guitar. I bet these two are about to sing Bohemian Rhapsody.
Pharaoh And Cleopatra Halloween Costume For Pet And Owner
I think this is a great costume for a pet and owner to wear on Halloween. I also think it's a store bought costume that would be easy to find on Amazon or anyone of the many costume stores you can find ... in your own neighborhood or online. You shouldn't have any trouble finding this commanding costume.
Hot Dog Seller And Hot Dogs!
This costume isn't difficult to put together and you've got to admit, it's pretty funny. If you want a unique homemade costume idea to wear with your pet, this might be the outfit for you.
You can click on the picture to find all the steps to making this costume...but I will post a quick description here as well.
You will need a box to use as the vendor box and the following items:
- Acrylic Paint in Bright Red, Black, White,
- Large Area Flat Brush Package
- Painter's Tape
- Burlap Ribbon
- Thumb Tacks
- Tape Measure
- Glue Gun & Glue Sticks
- Black Letter Cut Outs or Stencils To Write Hot Dog
To make the vendor apron you will need
- Black Felt Sheet
- Red Apron
- Plastic Buttons
- Vendor Button Printables
- Glue Gun & Glue Sticks
You can find the templates, materials needed, and instructions to make the vendor hat and the bow tie at By Stephanie Lynn. Just click on the picture up above.
Popeye The Dog Costume With Baby Olive Oyl
Find out more about baby Olive Oyl and canine Popeye at Costume Works. This is an easy to make homemade outfit for your child and your pet to dress up in.
For Olive Oyl you will need:
- A Black Skirt
- A Black Shirt
- Yellow Felt For Trim
- White Felt For Collar
- Crocheted Headband
- White Stockings
- Black Booties
For Canine Popeye's costume you will need:
- Black Shirt (that will fit your dog)
- Blue Pants (that will fit your dog)
- Black Felt For Trim
- Red Felt For The Collar
- Yellow Felt For Buttons
.This costume maker found a pattern online for the two hats...and made them out of felt.
Canine Popeye's arms are made out of used stockings that have been stuffed and glued to the long sleeves of the black shirt. A Black marker was used to draw an anchor tattoo onto one of the arms.
Last, but not least, a play can was decorated with a paper label from a can of "Popeye's Spinach".
Daenerys Targaryen and Drogon
Dog And Owner Group Costumes For Halloween
To make a homemade S'more's group costume for Halloween, you will need the materials to make each of the three costumes involved.
For the Marshmallow you will need:
- A King Size Pillow
- Some Gauze To Tie It Around Your Dog
The Graham Cracker is made out of:
- 2 Pieces of Cardboard 30" X 30"
- A Permanent Black Marker (to draw dots and dashes)
- Heavy Duct Tape (for the straps...they taped the two pieces of tape to each other and stapled the tape straps to the cardboard.)
- A Heavy Duty Stapler and Staples
The Hershey Bar was made using:
- 2 Pieces of Cardboard 25" X 50"
- Dark Brown Paint
- Letters Cut From Paper - About 11" tall. Look for the same font Hershey uses.
- Double Sided Tape or Glue (to fasten the letters to the brown painted cardboard
- Duct Tape Straps (same directions as the straps up above)
- Staples and Stapler
Willy Wonka Human And Canine Oompa Loompa Costume
If you don't own a dog or cat, you probably don't get the pet and owner dress up alike thing. And pet owners don't really care if you get it or not...cause they love their animals just like the members of the family they are. Someday, when you do get a pet, you will understand quickly, how connected a pet and it's owner can be.
Love my dog, love to dress up in couples costumes with him. He is my best friend, and he loves to have some dress up costume fun on Halloween, just like I do.