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: http://myworldmadebyhand.blogspot.com/2012/09/diy-mummy-costume.html
You Will Need...
- A white turtle neck, white tights, 1 white twin sheet, tan tulle, cheese cloth, black tea, needle and thread.
Step by Step Instructions
Dye the turtleneck, tights, sheet and cheesecloth using black tea. Rinse fabric thoroughly and let dry completely.
Tear/cut cheesecloth, tulle and sheet into 3″ strips.
Make tutu, altering cheesecloth, sheet, and tulle in no particular order.
Hand stitch strips onto front of turtleneck (ONLY FRONT) in an alternating fashion…again, no particular order.
Add strips to neck and head (like a bandana)…rat the hair…and apply make-up.