Mushroom Costume Diy

Making Your Own Mushroom Costume

As someone who loves to get creative with costumes, making my own mushroom costume was an exciting and fulfilling project. Not only is it a fun and unique idea, but it’s also a great way to express your creativity and stand out at any costume party or event. In this article, I’ll walk you through the step-by-step process of creating your very own DIY mushroom costume.

Gathering Materials

First things first, let’s gather the materials needed for this project. You’ll need a large red or brown sweatshirt, matching pants, white fabric (for the spots), a headband, white and red felt, fabric glue, scissors, and a hot glue gun. Most of these materials can be easily found at your local craft store or online.

Creating the Mushroom Cap

Start by cutting out large oval-shaped pieces from the white fabric to create the spots of the mushroom. Then, use the hot glue gun to attach the spots onto the sweatshirt and pants. Next, take the red or brown felt and cut out a large circle to create the mushroom cap. Use the hot glue gun to attach it to the top of the sweatshirt, creating the iconic mushroom cap shape.

Finishing Touches

To complete the costume, take the headband and attach a few of the white fabric spots to it using the fabric glue. This will serve as the mushroom’s “stem” on top of your head. Once everything is dry and secure, try on your DIY mushroom costume and admire your handiwork!

Adding Personal Touches

One of the best parts about making your own costume is the ability to add personal touches. Consider adding glitter or jewels to the spots for a whimsical touch, or get creative with different shades of red and white for a more unique look. The options are endless!


Creating a DIY mushroom costume is a fantastic way to unleash your creativity and have a blast while doing it. Whether it’s for Halloween, a themed party, or just for fun, this costume is sure to turn heads and bring a smile to everyone’s face. So, grab your materials and get crafting – your own homemade mushroom costume awaits!