Easy costume: skeleton
Halloween costumes don't need to be a chore. You can knock up this homemade skeleton costume the night before Halloween.
What you need:
- homemade Halloween face paints
- 1 black hoodie
- 1 pair of black pants
- glue or double-sided tape
- 1 skeleton cut-out and keep printable from The Crafty Crow
- 6 sheets of A4 paper
Watch this video for some tips on how to paint a scary face for Halloween using homemade face paints.
To make a skeleton suit, cut out the skeleton printable onto white paper or cardboard.
Lay out the black hoodie and black pants on a flat surface. Use a hot glue gun or double-sided tape to attach the rib cage, arms and legs to the clothes.
To make the skeleton really spooky, paint your child's face as a skeleton.
You can use this homemade face paint recipe to make black and white face paints.
Make sure you put big black eye sockets and a square jawbone to create the skeleton face.
Put on the homemade skeleton suit and your child is ready for Halloween.
- Thanks to our sister company Kidspot Australia for creating the instructional video.
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