Original Pink Tea Pot Homemade Costume

So i covered an exercise ball with wallpaper paste and wall paper in a sort  of paper Mache technic and left to dry and then popped the ball and

I covered an exercise ball with wallpaper paste and wall paper in a sort  of paper mache technique and left to dry and then popped the ball and was left with a large hard paper globe. I used an old tumble dryer funnel for the handle and spout of the teapot and attached them to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Lipton Tea Bag Costume

I used a twin size ivory colored sheet to make this costome using wonder web to "sew" my seams together.  I also took orange and brown felt, c

I used a twin size ivory colored sheet to make this homemade Lipton tea bag costume using wonder web to “sew” my seams together.  I also took orange and brown felt, cutting them into 2 inch squares and stuffing the costume to mimic tea leaves.  I stapled a Lipton Tea box lid to a piece … Read more

Coolest Teabag Costume

The Tea bag lady

For my teabag costume, I purchased a few yards of Crinoline, a couple yards of cording and a box of Lipton teabags. I cut out two huge rectangles the same size. I then laid one on top of the other and sewed the sides and bottom. Open up the top and fill about 1/3 with … Read more

Cool Tea Bag Costume

Toddler Tea Bag Costume

This is my one year old grand daughter in her tea bag costume. I took interfacing and sewed, added crushed leaves to make the tea bag. Then I sewed a string and attached a lid from a teabag box.

Coolest Tea Bag Costume

Homemade Tea Bag Costume

This is a costume made for my daughter last Halloween. It is so simple to make – but you have to be able to run up a seam on a sewing machine. What you see at the front is duplicated on the back, so it is like a sandwich board with the child in the … Read more

Awesome Homemade Tea Bag Costume

Tea Bag Costume

I saw the idea for a tea bag costume on this web site. A friend made it for me for Under $20.00 with crinoline and brown fabric for the tea (leaves eventually will rot and stink). I was the hit of the Halloween Social 2008. I went to a second hand store and got the … Read more

Cheap Halloween Costumes

Not only does this costume fall into the cheap Halloween costumes category it also took about an hour to make! Material needed: Interfacing (light weight, inexpensive but with a little bit of stiffness), fall leaves, thread, heavy cotton string, a piece of poster board or construction paper, and markers (to color a tag). Directions: (NOTE: … Read more