Halloween is practically here and some of you are probably fretting about whether or not to spend your hard-earned money on an expensive costume. Have no fear! The following are costumes that you can create yourself with items in your home!
Movie Star Costume: Fancy Dress, Purse, Sunglasses
Nerd Costume: Slacks and Button Down Shirt, Glasses, School Books, Calculator, Other School Supplies, White Tape.
Baby Costume: Pajamas, Teddy Bear, Pacifier
Barbie Costume: Pink/purple dressy Clothing, Make-Up, Tiara(optional)
Construction Worker: You can easily make this costume out of items from your home. Ger creative! A tool box and a construction hat should do the trick.
Kitty Costume: Are you a seamstress? perhaps you can create a kitty costume like the one shown in this post. An inexpensive fabric and some black tights should do the trick.
A Soccer or a Football Star: Does your child play any sport? He or she could easily be a sport’s star for the day!
Mummy– A few rolls of bandages(to wrap the kid’s body), white makeup(for the face), paint black shadows around the eyes for a scary effect.
Ghost– Get an old white sheet, Cut out holes for the eyes, and round holes for the nose and mouth.
A Professional: Are you a doctor, a nurse, a mailman? Perhaps your child can borrow your uniform for the day?
A Cook: An apron and a spatula should do the trick!
Mama Guru says: Do you have any affordable suggestions?