Coolest Jango and Boba Fett Homemade Couple Halloween Costume Idea 51
by Ginger H.
Jango and Boba Fett Homemade Couple Halloween Costume Idea
My kids are both HUGE Star Wars fans and wanted to be these cool bounty hunters for Halloween. I started pricing out costumes and was shocked! I did find however some pretty cool tutorials online for helmet making, and I tweaked them to things I had around the house.
The actual suit part of the costume was easy enough, I kept an eye on the Walmart clearance bin in the fabric dept. and lucked out in getting all the colors I needed there, for about $1 a yard. Some were different fabrics, like the cape being satin, but the color worked! I did a lot of gluing and sewing, following photos I had of the 2 guys, and used a pattern I had for coveralls.
I found this website for building the helmet, (http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cardboard-costume-helmet/), and used a beer box cut up for the starting point, which ended up being just right for my kids as it wasn't too heavy. I left off the clear plastic for the eyes, since they were out trick or treating at night and it might have been dangerous if they couldn't see 100%. I know these aren't exact copies of the bounty hunters, but my kids thought they were close enough to enjoy!