Paint solid yellow lines down each side of the shirt, or use two inch pieces of yellow tape. Paint white dashed lines down the middle. Glue on the plastic cars.
Feel free to expand on these ideas for cheap Halloween costumes for kids. You may even develop your own cheap ideas after reading some of these. Be sure to include you child in the process. This is a chance to make your child feel special that they can help make their very own Halloween costume. You don’t want them to feel bad that they can’t have the more expensive Halloween costumes some of their friends may be wearing.
Some of the popular adult Halloween costumes are monsters, pirates, gangsters, superheroes, historical figures, cave man as well as woman, funny creatures and many more costumes. You will be overwhelmed to check out so many different types of dresses available these days.
For girls, they can dress up as Wilma or Betty and if a child dresses like the first of the two then they need only dye their head red or wear a red wig unless they are a natural red head. Slap on a necklace of pearls with the costume and they’ll look like a mini-Wilma and no necklace is even needed for Betty.
Last but not least, the nerd costume. This is a Halloween costume that might be made out of very simple items. Your nerd will need some short pants, an old jumper, preferably a school jumper, white shirt, socks, black shoes and off course glasses fixed with tape. To achieve the nerd look, gel hair down and then add false teeth.
Price varies depending upon where you purchase it but it generally retails for around . The “Dan” costume comes with a yellow, red and black jumpsuit and four piece set including fingerless gloves. This costume retails for under . If your child is a “Shun” fan he will love the costume that comes with a purple and black jumpsuit as well as a sleeveless jacket so your child will look just like the popular character. This costume retails for under as well.
Cut two large circles out of the cardboard. Paint the circles in the M&M color that you chose. Draw “M&M” on both pieces of cardboard circles. Use the string to hang it over the child’s shoulders, front and back like a sign.