If you or your child wants to wear one of these Angry birds this year, then you can easily make Angry birds costumes at home. All you need is some sewing skills and elbow grease and you’re off to go.
Using the ideas you’ve read here, you may be able to develop your own cheap Halloween costumes for kids. You could make a grim reaper, princess, ninja, American Indian, cowboy/cowgirl or soldier, just to name a few. Be sure to check out your local dollar stores for ideas. Dollar Tree has lots of accessories you can pull together for an outfit. Dollar General and Family Dollar have some inexpensive costumes, and they also have accessories so you can make your own.
There are other costume pieces, besides the smock, that you can make with the trash bags. Use a small, white bag to make a chef’s hat, for example. Place the bag on the child’s head, then use tape to make the hat fit properly. Go around the head, making pleats in the bag, and using the tape to secure. Push the corners of the bag inward to make it more shapely. Use drawstring bags to make skirts for girls. Cut the excess bag off, at the knee, or even at the floor for small girls.
In the power Rangers TV shows, the female rangers have typically worn the pink, white and yellow Power Ranger costumes. To make a girl’s Mighty Morphin’ Power Ranger Halloween costume, get a long-sleeved blouse that is long enough to serve as a minidress. Attach a strip of white trim to the hem of the shirt. Find a cheap Power Rangers mask that matches the color of your Halloween costume.
One little girls was resplendent in a genie costume her mother made from scratch. She bought a pattern and material in pale silk. The harem pants were pale blue silk with pale pink overlays in chiffon. The top was the same colors with braid trim and tassels across the bottom. She was adorable, and obviously very proud of her costume.
Infants and toddlers don’t really mind how you dress them up and you can select from a wide range of costumes. The most favored are bugs and flowers. You get cute little single piece outfits that form the body of the bug like a ladybug, glow worm, a honeybee, an ant or even a butterfly or snail. As an accessory, you will also get antenna for each of the bugs as a cap or as a hair band attachment. All of the accessories are well padded so you can be rest assured that your babies are safe and will not be able to hurt themselves.
The price of the kids costumes depends upon the material that is used to make the costume. The most commonly used material is cotton as it allows a good amount of comfort. Some shops may charge some extra amount as they say that the cotton used in making the costume is of high quality. Some stores have costumes made up of blended fabrics. Though the price is cheaper but you will have to compensate upon the quality. Certain heavy stuff is used to make the Easter bunny costumes but it has cotton pads in them. This protect them form any kind of injury as it is always inevitable.