DIY kids costumes for Halloween
Halloween is a special feast for the children. This is just her thing – as the essence of a favorite dress and ask for “Trick or treat”. The Mama – ensures the right costume of course making it alone or she buys it from the costume shop. If you are also as a MOM, that tinkering always what cool stuff, then you look at costume for girls or boys our proposals for a Halloween.
Make Kids Halloween costumes myself
Easily, you can turn your little girl into a snail, of course if she is also on the idea. All you need are the following materials:
◊ wrapping paper
◊ Painters masking tape
◊ a Hairband
◊ two Styrorop balls
◊ a loop
◊ a glue gun
Halloween costume yourself make – a snail
First, make the shell. Crumple a large piece of paper and start from one corner of the paper to roll the paper. Then you wrap around it, to get the snail shell shape. You can repeat this step until your home reaches the desired size. Now attach the form using masking tape. If this is finally finished, glue the paper with the glue gun and remove the painters tape.
Repeat the complete step 1 to create the other half of the snail. Then glue both halves together and fasten the whole snail shell on a prefabricated square cardboard. On this Board two loops are fixed (it the image below), so that the whole structure is similar to a knapsack.
The paper crumpling, roll, wrap around and glue together
Tinker snail shell from paper
A cardboard with two loops to fortified the snail into a satchel
Tinker the snails Hairband. Take a piece of paper, crumple back and roll so that it gets a stiff structure. Then glue the Styporor ball on the end of a paper and the headbands on the other end. Repeat step 3 twice and so you will have two cute snail eyes.
The result – a sugar snail
And what will be your little boy on the Haloween? A robot maybe? This is a very effective costume for boys, you could also easily make.
◊ Cardboard boxes in suitable sizes
◊ aluminum foil
◊ a Styropr ball
◊ Some felt
Low-cost materials for this DIY project
The cardboard boxes should fit nicely to the body size of your child. The small cardboard comes to the head around and the larger around the body. Make holes for the mouth and eyes, and another one for the neck (like the one below on the picture). Then you dress up the cardboard completely in aluminum foil.
DIY robot costume
Cut the pipe in four parts – two arms and two legs. The length to be of course. The length of the pipes for the legs, you can make ripping for more convenience when tightening. What you can do is to fold back the pipe ends and to surround them with pieces of felt.
Finally glue the spring on a small cardboard box and the Styropr ball on top.
Cool Halloween costume for boys
Trick or treat?
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