Tortoise Costume

Tortoise Costume

My daughter had the role of the Tortoise in her first grade play of the Tortoise and the Hare. I decided to make her costume. I cut out two oval shapes out of cardboard. I covered one with green fabric using spray fabric glue. I then pieced pillow stuffing over the other oval piece of … Read more

Coolest Homemade Turtle Costume

Homemade Turtle Costume

This summer I won a big turtle stuffed animal at Six Flags that I made into a Halloween costume. This Turtle Costume took me an entire week to make by hand and I love the way it came out. I had to take apart the entire stuffed animal and piece it back together to fit … Read more

Turtle Costume

This is my son Max (3 yrs) as Franklin , Noggin’s TV character that originates from the popular children’s books. To create the turtle shell I blew up a balloon and covered half of it with papier-mache found at the craft store. Once it hardened I popped the balloon and had a hollow shell. I … Read more

Coolest Turtle Costume

Turtle Costume

First, my husband wore a long sleeve green shirt and green pants for this turtle costume. He painted his face green. To make the shell we used a thin wire (like for electric fences) and formed a frame for the shell. After the basic frame was made he taped small sections of cardboard in each … Read more

Coolest Blue Turtle Costume

Homemade Blue Turtle Costume

My daughter had to dress up as her favorite character from a book for literacy week at school. She chose the book “Because a Little Bug Went Kachoo” and wanted to be the turtle. She wanted the turtle to be blue. So for her Blue Turtle costume I took a wire wreath frame and covered … Read more

Coolest Homemade Sea Turtle Costume

Homemade Sea Turtle Costume

We had an Under the Sea themed party at my school. I came up with this Homemade Sea Turtle Costume idea because I already had the sweatshirt and the pants that I’d used for a frog costume for Halloween. For the shell, I stuffed my book bag with clothes. I took one of my husband’s … Read more

Coolest Leather Back Turtle Costume

Leather Back Turtle Costume

Dear Friends, We are all aware that due to indiscriminate industrialization, lot of pollutants are generated. Oceans are one of the important part of environment. The marine life is in danger due to this high degree of pollution. Our school wanted to spread awareness about the harmful effects of pollution and in the quest we … Read more