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Recycled Halloween Costumes

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Have you ever wanted to make your own Halloween costume, whether in search of a fun craft for the kids or a "green" Halloween? Here are some fun costume ideas that allow you to use materials you might have on hand for a fun night of trick-or-treat!!


cowboy costumeHalloween and the Old West!  


This adorable cowboy costume is featured on Marthastewart.com. If you have grocery bags piling up in the kitchen, here's an opportunity to reuse them!! Nothing like blazing the trail in style!








puppy costumeA Cuddly Costume


This idea from Care2.com is an easy costume to make out of old pillows, cotton balls, and any extra material that you want to use. With a few adjustments here and there, your kid could be a lamb, puppy, rabbit, or any cuddly animal that they want to be.







rubix cube costumeLooking puzzled?!


You may have found yourself in a pickle before, but what about in a puzzle? Flickr's mecredis gives a wonderful photo tutorial that shows step-by-step instructions on how to build a Rubik's cube Halloween costume that's perfect for kids and adults. And the best part...when Halloween is over, this costume can also serve as a human-sized puzzle!!






Have a happy Halloween everyone!!



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Guest Friday, 24 May 2019


Recycling helps families save money, especially in communities with pay-as-you-throw programs.

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