Here is your chance to show off your homemade innovations. If you made a homemade Halloween costume this year, submit pictures of the costumes in one of the homemade costume contests below. Then cross your fingers (legs and eyes too) that your creepy creation is the most creative and unique of the entries. Why? The prizes are sweeter than that candy you are about to trick or treat for.
To enter Inhabitots costume contest enter 3 jpeg pictures of your Green Halloween costume. your homemade and eco-friendly Halloween costumes. The deadline is any time before the deadline of 11:59pm EST on November 1st. Winners will win prizes like: Oeuf Mask & Tail set, Yummy Earth lollipops, eco-friendly Halloween ChicoBag totes, and a lot of Inhabitat merchandise.
This contest is specifically for a children's costume so if you made a homemade costume for your child take an original color photo of your child wearing the costume and submit it to Parenting.com. The deadline is before 11:59 P.M. EDT on November 2, 2010. The grand prize winner will win 3 prizes: 1 Disney Princess Singing Belle Doll, 1 Disney Princess Singing Rapunzel Doll and 1 U-Command Buzz Lightyear from Disney and Thinkway. For the official rules click here.
This Coolest contest is for homemade costumes made for children, adults or pets. So, if you made a great homemade Halloween costume for your cat (or child or adult), take a picture (video is allowed too) write up the details behind the costume and then submit it here. The deadline is November 7th, 2010. The grand prize winner will win $500.
Submit a photo of your homemade adult, teen, kids or pet costumes to Pop's. Store bought costumes are also welcome, but homemade costumes are preferred. The deadline for entering this contest is November 18th. The prizes are: 1st place wins $150 Amazon gift certificate, 2nd place wins $75 Amazon gift certificate and 3rd place wins $25 Amazon gift certificate.
For this Savvy contest submit a photo of you're your homemade costume with the details behind the making of the costume or it will not be eligible for a prize. The winner will earn $200 Amazon gift certificate. The runner up will win a $100 Amazon gift certificate and two 3rd place winners will win a $50 online gift or Amazon gift certificate. The deadline to enter this contest is Sunday November 14th.
So, if you have yet to make a homemade costumes (you're cutting it kind of close), gather up some cardboard boxes, some fabrics scraps, some out of date outfits, some left over paint, some items from the recycle bin, some broken toys or whatever inspires you (ideas) and bring a costume to life. Grab a live model, a reluctant kid or husband will do, make sure your camera's rechargeable battery is charged and then snap away. Pick the best pictures, log on to the net, come back here and click on one of the links above. It's that simple. If you win, take that hard earned money and buy some green gifts for the holidays.