What more fun way for a child to dress up for Halloween than as their favorite basketball or soccer player? Because sports jerseys are a lot more resistant to sweat than many other forms of fabric, sports jerseys make for a great trick-or-treating costumes, especially of basketball and soccer players. Football uniforms wouldn’t work as well because of how much equipment the child would be towing around let alone how expensive it would be to wear it for one occasion all by itself.
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.
The next thing you need to do is sew the two cloth with the hole together. Sew it inside out. Make sure you leave a little hole to put some stuffing later on.
Boys can wear Power Rangers costumes in a wide range of colors, such as red, blue, yellow, green, black and white. You can make a Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers Halloween costume for boys by applying large white fabric diamonds to the upper torso of a colorful unitard or jumpsuit. The Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers costume gloves and boots should be white with small colored diamonds to match the color of the costume. Get a cheap Power Ranger mask to go with the costume and wear white gloves. Wear a white belt to make the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers costume complete.
What Halloween would be complete without some of it’s star pupils? In this continuation of creative Halloween costumes for kids, we will take a look into creating some of the familiar faces of Halloween.
The dollar store sells all kinds of play hats for little boys. Purchase a red fireman hat to start with. Check for a cheap plastic disposable rain coat in yellow. If you can’t find a yellow one, get a can of spray paint and paint a clear one yellow. Use the same yellow spray paint on a pair of old pants. Black boots or shoes complete the little boys fireman Halloween Costume.
This is a modified version, to allow the head to remain uncovered. Cut an opening out of the center of the sheet to allow your child’s head to poke through. Place the sheet over the child. Use a light washable marker to mark the bottom of the sheet where you will cut to prevent the sheet from dragging the ground. Have your child hold his or her arms up and out at the sides, then mark the sheet at the wrists. You will cut here as well so the child can us his or her hands. Remove the sheet. Cut the bottom in jagged edges. Cut out where the hands will come out. You can pin or sew the sides from the wrists down to prevent the clothing underneath from being seen, but leave enough opening for the hands.
To create a Jack-in the-Box Halloween costume, choose a box sufficiently large in order to fit over your little one’s body and cut out the bottom. Then cut out openings for the arms and head. Paint the box with bright colors and put on a crank. Instead of having the usual clown pop up out of the box, you might develop a horror costume by having a horrifying witch or ghost pop up instead.