Crafty Halloween Costumes For Women: Sew Your Own!

Let your creativity shine with a self-made costume you sew yourself! These complete sewing patterns give you the freedom to customize your look for a totally unique costume based on both traditional characters and the latest trends. Here are some of our favorite 2015 costume sewing patterns for women.

1 Awesome Steampunk Costume Dresses

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Simplicity makes these complicated-looking dresses easy to sew yourself. With your awesome dress as a base, you can accessorize your steampunk look with retro style jewelry and other steampunk-style accessories for a truly unique costume! Steampunk is a ton of fun for cosplay, too!

2 Disney Frozen Costume Patterns: Elsa and Anna

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With this easy-to-sew set of patterns from Simplicity you'll get instructions to make two looks. The included patterns are Elsa's coronation dress with matching cape, and Anna's familiar adventure dress with matching cape and headpiece.

3 Medieval Fantasy Costume Gowns

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These gorgeous gowns are great to use as a basis for a Game of Thrones costume. With this pattern set you can make a gown with bell sleeves or a sleeveless gown with matching long sleeve jacket. Anyone can sew using a Simplicity pattern!

4 Fun Wizard of Oz Costume Patterns

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You can go as Dorothy, Good Witch Glenda, or the Wicked Witch -- pick your favorite with this set of Simplicity patterns. You'll just need a couple of accessories to complete your look, whichever character you choose.

5 Pirate Wench Costume Dress Patterns

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Make your own pirate dress with this set from Simplicity. You'll get three different looks to customize your fun themed costume. Add a parrot to your shoulder and an eye patch for the complete pirate look.

6 Fairy Fantasy Dress Costume Patterns

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Create your own beautiful fairy costume with this easy pattern from Simplicity. You'll get three different looks with this set. Add wings for a fun fairy look. This set is great for cosplay, too.

Rain Poncho & Jacket Halloween Costumes

Is there rain forecast for Halloween? Don't let the weather ruin your trick-or-treating fun! Or maybe you're looking for something fun to wear during the rainy season (you know what they say about April showers!). Either way, pick up a water-proof costume like the rain gear featured here....

Elf on the Shelf Family Costumes

If you've had fun with Elf of the Shelf in your family, why not get together and go as the cheeky little elf this Halloween? The costume is also fun for holiday or Christmas shenanigans! You can pick up Elf on the Shelf costumes for everyone in your...

Star Trek Discovery Costume T-Shirt

Star Trek is back! And the look of the new series, Discovery, is different from any other Star Trek series, from the ship itself to the Klingons (!) and even the Starfleet uniforms. If you want to get your Trek on for Halloween, here's the new look Star Trek Discovery uniform shirt you've been looking for!

Hero for Halloween: Serena Williams DIY Costume

Dress up as feminist icon Serena Williams for Halloween with a trendy and in-the-news costume that will attract attention. Serena's awesome catsuit outfit that she wore during the French Open was regarded as disrespectful by competition authorities, even though she wore it for health reasons (she needed the...