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Book Aid International. 50 Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids. Maker Mama Craft Blog: Easy-Peasy Last-Minute Angel Wings (No Sewing Needed!) I came up with the idea for these wings last year when my son was in kindergarten.

Maker Mama Craft Blog: Easy-Peasy Last-Minute Angel Wings (No Sewing Needed!)

He's in a dual language Spanish program and they were doing a traditional Mexican posada before Christmas break. I found out the week before that I needed to come up with an angel costume, and with no extra money in our budget I was forced to get creative! I wracked my brain for anything white in the house that I could use and came up with paper plates. So this year guess what I'm dressing up as for Halloween? And even better, I've made my first tutorial so you can make your own (easy-peasy last-minute) angel wings: Materials: 11 plain white paper plates (3 for the center and 8 for the feathers)2 strips of ribbon--I used gold ribbon measuring about 23 inches, you can make yours longer or shorter as needed.

Step 1: Draw out your cut lines. Step 2: Cut out all of your feathers. Step 3: Plan out where you want your feathers to go--but don't glue yet! Here are my feathers all mapped out. Dino Hoodie: a littleBits Project by littleBits. WBD 2015: Your wonderful World Book Day costumes in pictures - News - Books - The Independent. Students across Britain are donning their best fancy dress to promote reading and books in schools.

WBD 2015: Your wonderful World Book Day costumes in pictures - News - Books - The Independent

The most popular children's authors in the world All week panicked parents have been all over social media desperate to seek out the perfect Where’s Wally? Bobble hat and bemoaning the lack of inspiration. While teachers and students have been rummaging through the back of their wardrobes to find the perfect thing to do justice to their favourite books and beloved characters. Loading gallery. 15 easy book character costumes for teachers. What better costume for a teacher than one which promotes a love of books?

15 easy book character costumes for teachers

I got really into the idea when I taught in a district that didn’t allow Halloween costumes and instead encouraged kids and teachers to dress as characters from children’s literature. We held a Book Character Parade around the school to show off our costumes and it was so much fun to see what all the kids wore! I always had trouble figuring out a costume for myself that was simple to put together AND super comfortable, since I’d probably end up wearing it all day long. If you’re in the same situation and still have no idea what costume to wear, keep reading! Below are 15 clever, super easy (and super cheap!) Inhabitat. I Spy Book Costume {Fantastic Fall Crafts & More} This Blog The Web I Spy Book Costume {Fantastic Fall Crafts & More} Another great costume we did for the school character parade. I Spy Book Costume {Fantastic Fall Crafts & More}

This one would also be super cute as a Halloween costume. Posted by Shannon at 7:00 AM Email ThisBlogThis! Labels: Costumes, Fantastic Fall 2014, Halloween. Minecraft Costume Ideas - Saving Dollars & Sense. Make an Easy Superhero Cape. Home » $1 and Free, Headline, Kids, Wearable Crafts 3 January 2014 2,192 views No Comment by rhonda When Jessica from Mad in Crafts threw her son a superhero-themed birthday party, she knew that capes would be a fun thing to have on hand for the kids.

Make an Easy Superhero Cape

A little of this, a little of that: Mermaid Tail {Tutorial} Finding a good tutorial or how-to on how to make them = not happening!

a little of this, a little of that: Mermaid Tail {Tutorial}

I'm here to fix that! These sequined tails are full of girlie goodness. The mermaid in your life will LOVE this tail. Supplies Needed 1 yard of sequin fabric (I found mine at JoAnn's)1 yard of coordinating cotton for back (I bought the cheapest cotton they had)55" of 1 inch wide satin ribbonScissorsPinsSewing MachineMermaid Tail pattern (download below!!) Directions First up, print your pattern and cut it out! It is 4 pages long, and should look like this when printed and taped together. Fold your fabric in half length wise, and lay your pattern on top. How to make beautiful, no-sew fairy skirts. 31 Amazing Teacher Halloween Costumes. Last Minute Book Week Costume Ideas - Octavia and Vicky. Book Week is here!

Last Minute Book Week Costume Ideas - Octavia and Vicky

This year will be Pebble’s first official Book Week parade. She’ll be visiting her local primary school along with her kindergarten and joining in the Book Week fun. I’m very much a last minute person, and I struggle to sew a button on to a shirt, so making an elaborate costume is off the cards. Pebble is quite determined to be a “Super Hero Fairy” at the moment, which means that she’ll likely end up wearing her cape and wings from our dress ups box. How to make a Peter Pan Costume. I did it!

How to make a Peter Pan Costume

I made my own costume! (oh wait, I always make my own costume)… but now you can too! Don’t let my awesome sewing and explaining skills deceive you, this really is an easy pattern for Peter Pan’s cap, tunic, and a few minor accessories. If you do not have time to watch my five minute one second video just follow along with the instructions below. Even if you don’t watch it, you should pretend to & maybe even leave a comment. IF you do not have time to MAKE this costume – go buy it instead!!! Easy Book Week Costume Ideas. A-Z book characters. Simple book week costume ideas. 10 Easy Fancy Dress Costume Ideas For Book Week. The Organised Housewife. Ooh my kids have been talking about Book Week since last years Book Week.

The Organised Housewife

I have to be completely honest with you, book week drives me nuts, but that’s just me, I dislike dress up parties too. But at the end of the day, the kids love dressing up and we do enjoying making the outfits together. Miss 11 won last year, she dressed up as a gumnut baby.