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DIY Hallowen Costume: Owl

Skip the crowded costume shops this Halloween, and opt for an adorable DIY costume instead! You'll not only save a ton, but your child will have a one of a kind costume that they won't be able to wait to show off.

  • black dress
  • gray tights
  • decorative artificial leaves
  • glue gun
  • scissors
  • costume eye glasses
  • black felt
  • yellow felt

Lay black dress down flat.

Glue leaves to bottom of dress for feathery effect.

Make the beak by cutting a 2 1/2" square out of yellow felt and glue 2 corners together.

Glue beak to edge of eye glasses.

Cut 2 triangles out of black felt and glue to eye glasses.

Voila! Your little owl is ready to go.

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