This cool costume is ever cooler considering that the genius use of an old umbrella is pretty much all you need.
Check out this umbrella bat costume
. The site has step by step instructions and pictures to help you along the way. The umbrella transforms into wide spanning, collapsible bat wings and tall pointy bat ears. All you need to do is pair it with black bottoms and a black hooded top and you're ready for Halloween
This clever project sticks to the recycling
theme we love so much at DIY Life, and produces a brilliant costume
. What other costumes have you made that reuse household items in creative ways?