Do you need to learn how to make a Despicable Me Minion costume? You’ve come to the right place! These one-eyed little yellow creatures will be all over the place on Halloween 2013, so make your Minion costume stand out!
Despicable Me Minion Costume Supplies
- Dome top trash can
- Craft foam
- Hot glue gun
- Elastic straps & overall fasteners
- Aluminum flashing
- Metallic duct tape
- Spray adhesive
- Yellow felt or yellow fleece fabric
- Acrylic paint
- Material for hair (I would use some kind of rubber tubing)
- Denim overalls
How to Make a Despicable Me Minion Costume Instructions
For the full instructions on how to make a Despicable Me Minion costume, check out this awesome tutorial by Brian on CoolestHomemadeCostumes.com. This version requires a trash can but the results are fantastic!
If those directions for how to make a Despicable Me Minion costume for Halloween seems like too much work (oh but it’s worth it!) check out these instructions for another do-it-yourself Minion costume on Instructables.com. This version requires poster board, foam, felt, hot glue and a denim.
How to make and Easy Minion Costume
Use a bright yellow hoodie (sweatshirt with a hood) and a pair of denim overalls to make a Minion costume. If you make a Minion costume this way, remember the details! Cut a few strips of black felt and glue them to the top for hair that lays flat. Cover hands with a pair of black gloves. Find a pair of goggles to complete this easy homemade Minion costume.