Cute to Creepy: Original Costume Ideas

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Cute to Creepy: Original Costume Ideas
Demand Media

No costume? No problem. From airplanes and apps to ducks and dinosaurs, eHow is filled with ideas and step-by-step instructions for easy, inexpensive costumes anyone can whip up.

Duck Dynasty
Erin Currie

Duck Dynasty

You'll be happy, happy, happy (Duck Commander style) with a homemade yarn beard and camo-print outfit.

DIY Duck Dynasty Costume and Beard

Captured in an Instagram
Kate Blocher

Captured in an Instagram

Cardboard, fleece, felt and glue are all you need to make this DIY adult or child costume, perfect for an Instagram addict.

Instagram Costume

Tinder App
Sonya Nimri

Tinder App

Your friends will all want to swipe right when they see themselves reflected in this dating app-inspired costume.

Tinder Costume

Candy Crush Saga Duo
Maddie Flanagan

Candy Crush Saga Duo

Level up your Halloween by grabbing a friend and two red t-shirts to make this "delicious!" costume.

Candy Crush Saga Duo

Condescending Wonka Meme
Sonya Nimri

Condescending Wonka Meme

You went as a meme for Halloween? You must be so Internet savvy. This interactive costume is sure to earn some laughs from the Wonka-loving crowd.

Condescending Wonka Meme Costume

(Not so Despicable) Minion
Debbie Williams

(Not so Despicable) Minion

You're on your own when it comes to learning Minionese, but we've got the directions for this easy-to-make costume.

Homemade Minion Costume

Cardboard Plane
Debbie Williams

Cardboard Plane

You'll be the best-dressed cropduster of them all in this cardboard plane costume.

Plane Costume

Interactive Robot
Demand Media

Interactive Robot

Personalize your robot costume with sound effects and an animated screen to take geekiness to a new level.

Geeky, Interactive Robot

Crazy for Pinterest
Kate Blocher

Crazy for Pinterest

Cut out clippings from magazines and let your friends "heart" their favorite pins with this interactive costume.

Pinterest Costume

Master Chief
Anand Rajan

Master Chief

Halo players will be jealous of your LED-powered Master Chief armor.

DinoRoars
Debbie Williams

DinoRoars

Felt, fun foam and hot glue transform a hoodie and sweatpants into a fierce dinosaur costume.

Twisted Fairy
Ashley Muffitt

Twisted Fairy

This fairy flies on wings made from wire hangers and cast-off tights.

Get Along Little Cowgirl
Heather Williams

Get Along Little Cowgirl

Grab a hat, a kerchief and a toy cow, and get ready to scoot your boots as a cowgirl.

Boy of Steel
Brock Meltzer

Boy of Steel

If you can stitch a basic seam, you can get this super hero costume off the ground in no time.

Quacked
Debbie Williams

Quacked

A baseball cap lends its bill to a flirty duck costume.

Cardboard Capers
Ashley Muffitt

Cardboard Capers

It takes real out-of-the-box thinking to turn wrapping paper and cardboard into a walking, talking robot costume.

Red Rover
Jerri Farris

Red Rover

Sewing up this cape is as easy as the pie you take to Grandma's house.

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