All Posts Tagged 'Christmas'

The Best Christmas Costumes from Movies and Holiday Traditions [Costume Guide]

by |December 3, 2021

The Best Christmas Costumes from Movies and Holiday Traditions

Christmas has the best stuff. The best decorations, the best cookies, the best music—and, of course, the best movies and family traditions. Just think of all the warm holiday memories you have, including cuddling up by the tree with a big bowl of popcorn in your lap, watching the same movies year after year. (Don't forget mugs of hot chocolate!) Maybe you wear some of these Christmas movie costumes when you make your family Christmas cards. There are also plenty of ways to include Christmas costumes with the rest of your holiday cheer, whether you're keeping the Santa tradition alive for another year or you're planning to do a live Nativity. Check out these fantastic Xmas costumes and you just might find something for a new family tradition!

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The Grinch Makeup Tutorial: A Christmas DIY

by |December 11, 2014

How To Do the Grinch Makeup

Even though no one wants to be known as a Grinch, it would be pretty fun to show up at a Christmas costume party dressed as Dr. Seuss’ crabby green monster. We put this makeup tutorial together to show you how to transform yourself into the seasick crocodile. The bad banana with a greasy...

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4 Geeky Christmas Trees!

by |December 18, 2013
Categories: Decor, DIY, Holidays

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, how geeky are your branches? Baubles and bangles are great for creating classically beautiful Christmas trees, but you know what's even more fun? Stormtrooper helmets, magic wands, ruby slippers, and inflatable KISS tongues! We had a blast repurposing a bunch of costumes and accessories to create 4 awesomely geektastic Christmas trees. We hope these make you giggle, guffaw, and inspire you to create a geeky tree of your own!

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True Confessions of a Mall Santa

by |December 20, 2012

Ho ho ho! If you think it's cold where you are this time of year, making the trek to the North Pole to visit with Santa Claus was no easy task. We all know that Santa is a pretty busy guy this time of year, but with Christmas nearly upon us, Santa took a few minutes from his busy schedule making toys at the North Pole to let us sit on his knee and ask the questions for a change. Check out our interview below:

 

What is the best Christmas gift you have ever given out?

Last year, one...

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Free Holiday Subway Art Printables

by |November 16, 2012
Categories: Holidays, Printables

We had such a great response to our Halloween Scrapbooking Printables, that we decided to create a set of Holiday Subway Art printables. (Subway art is a form of typography art with condensed words and phrases in an aesthetically pleasing arrangement!) This set includes subway art for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Independence Day and Halloween. These printables are great for an easy, DIY decor project. All you have to do is click on the...

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10 Things to Do in a Santa Claus Costume

by |November 30, 2011
Categories: Holidays

Wearing a Santa Claus costume usually only leads to a certain type activity – spreading Christmas cheer, listening to wish lists from kids everywhere, posing for future greeting card photos, and distributing gifts. You know, the normal Santa stuff. But… where’s the fun in that? There’s no fun, that’s right. We get tired of the mundane here at HalloweenCostumes.com, so we sat down for a little brainstorming session to think of a couple more interesting things to do...

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