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Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

It all started when I was young. I loved Halloween. It was a day full of color, kids dressed up and happy. Belly’s full of candy. What more can a kid ask for! I loved all the costume characters, especially the home made ones, how unique they were, how no one else had them but that one person. I started making costumes for barbies, jackets for my dog and now big characters. I love it as a hobby and to walk down Tricker Treat Street and talk with the kids. I also like to volunteer at the haunted houses for charity, and cant wait to do it again this year!

I made this  Purple People Eater costume with the following things:

  • Glue, Foam, Fabric, paper plates, white tape, a helmet, long sleeve shirt, and leggings

For the stilts I used:

  • wood, nails, bungee cords, loop ring screws, and steel bars

I started the head and used a helmet. I took paper plates to form the jaw and teeth. I put foam all around it and carved the foam how I wanted then I glued the fabric how I wanted and wrapped the teeth with white duck tape. Then I started the chest and carved foam shoulders and horns on them. I wrapped the shoulders with white tape and the body with fabric. I made black six pack abs. and tied it around me. I then took my long sleeve shirt and glued the foam to it and carved it out and glued the fabric around. I did the same with the leggings.

Now with the feet I found a video on YouTube and followed it and after I did it, also covered in foam, cut it out and glued the fabric to. I think the hardest part was trying to make the stilts and cutting the wood just right. But it’s fun! I love to see the reactions on peoples faces when they see this Purple People Eater running around, because Halloween isn’t only Treats but some Tricks as well.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZHMW-1kaOU

Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume

Awesome Homemade Purple People Eater Costume



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