DIY Mummy Costume

DIY Mummy Costume

A simple DIY Mummy Halloween costume for girls...using inexpensive material and techniques. Project includes tutorials on how to make a tutu, how to dye fabric with black tea, and a separate tutorial on making a matching Trick Or Treat bag. Found here:

You Will Need...

  • A white turtle neck, white tights, 1 white twin sheet, tan tulle, cheese cloth, black tea, needle and thread.
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  • Step 1
    Step 1: Dye the turtleneck, tights, sheet and cheesecloth using black tea. Rinse fabric thoroughly and let dry completely.
  • Step 2
    Step 2: Tear/cut cheesecloth, tulle and sheet into 3" strips.
  • Step 3
    Step 3: Make tutu, altering cheesecloth, sheet, and tulle in no particular order.
  • Step 4
    Step 4: Hand stitch strips onto front of turtleneck (ONLY FRONT) in an alternating fashion...again, no particular order.
  • Step 5
    Step 5: Add strips to neck and head (like a bandana)...rat the hair...and apply make-up.