DIY Minion Costume for Grown-Ups (But Works for Kids Too!)

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Who is everyone’s favorite little yellow creature? Why, MINIONS of course!! MINIONS was a huge hit in the theaters and you could be a huge hit with a DIY Minion costume for Halloween!

You can buy Minions costumes in the store or online, but frankly they look pretty cheesy. A DIY option looks pretty awesome because you can customize it to fit you and make it unique. (I always like DIY costumes over store-bought options!

You may have lots of the parts of this costume already, but for any you don’t you can find them on Amazon. With 2-day Prime shipping you can get it all last-minute too.  Here’s what you need:

DIY Minions Costume for Grown-Ups


Dickies Women's Denim Bib OverallDickies Women’s Denim Bib OverallHeavy Cotton Fit Long-Sleeve T-ShirtHeavy Cotton Fit Long-Sleeve T-ShirtCostume GogglesCostume GogglesGlovePro Black Magic GlovesGlovePro Black Magic GlovesClarks Mansi Calla Womens Leather BootClarks Mansi Calla Womens Leather Boot

That’s it! If you want to add some extras, you could go for a yellow skull hat (especially if it’s a cold evening for Halloween). And if your significant other wants to accompany you as Gru, we found this Gru Mask on Amazon!

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  1. patricia delgado says:

    This is so creative, now to pull out my 90’s overalls lol

  2. allyson becker says:

    This is really cute. And easy too!


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