With some DIY know-how and the right materials, all you’ll need is a little motivation to make any costume glow this Halloween. Light-up outfits are not only fun, but also offer the safety of added visibility in the dark. Here are a few ideas to get you glowing. Click on the photos for detailed instructions on each costume.
Stick it to the Man
Here’s an example of an LED stick figure costume on a child, but this could easily be converted into an adult-sized costume.
Many species of jellyfish actually DO glow in the dark naturally. Emulate this with a scientifically accurate marine life costume.
Futuristic Light Suit
For the extremely skilled craftsperson, get suited up in the style of Daft Punk and Kanye.
I, Glow Robot
Here’s a fun way to use repurposed materials you may have around the house.
I Live For the Applause
People will surely go gaga over these homemade glasses.
Make your fairy costume even more magical with these wings that glow in the dark.
Finally, pull it all together by cruising around on this sweet ride.
Snap a photo of your completed costume and submit it on our Facebook page to be entered to win an iPod Touch and other prizes. More information here.
Craft old t-shirts into something new with these clever projects. Supplement the tees you find at home with inexpensive ones from Goodwill. We’d love to see what you come up with! Share your finished projects with us on Instagram by tagging us @higoodwill.
1. Outgrown your graphic tee collection? Make them into hip BABY BIBS! These make great gifts for new moms! Learn how here.
2. Add a pop of color to your room with a fun BRAIDED RUG.
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Looking for a unique, affordable Halloween costume? You’ll find everything you need to create the one-of-a-kind look that you desire at Goodwill Industries of Hawaii.
By purchasing gently used items, you’ll save on your Halloween costumes and decorations, and no one will know that you didn’t buy new! Not only will you save big, but your purchase will help provide job training services to people with disabilities and disadvantages in Hawaii.
Hawaiian 105 KINE is a popular music station, playing Hawaiian music for listeners across the island. Radio personalities Billie V., Mele Apana, Dave Lancaster, Bruddah Wade, and Sistah Sherry bring fun and laughter through our radios.
Fashion derives from inspiration through many things. It can come from nature, architecture, culture, and even music. Ever listen to Anuhea on Hawaiian 105 KINE and feel inspired to channel her girly/edgy style? Bank of Hawaii presents Goodwill Goes GLAM! can help you create a look inspired by your favorite artist with its treasure trove of amazing fashion. Here’s a Mossimo bustier for sale at the event. In the right hands, this piece could be a modern take on Maddona or a very Rihanna worthy piece!