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    McDonald's™ Cheeseburger Costume
    McDonald's™ Cheeseburger CostumeTime: About an hour Effort: Easy - no sewing required Materials:Brown T-shirt (to get the hamburger effect) 2 round pieces of cardboard or Styrofoam the same size (if you use Styrofoam, paint it brown) Colored p...
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    Macaroni and Cheese Halloween Costume
    Macaroni and Cheese Halloween CostumeTime: 1 to 2 hours Effort: Easy - no sewing required Materials:Yellow sweatsuit 4 to 5 polystyrene wreaths Yellow spray paint Orange paint Yellow hat Glue gun Sponge Yellow ribbon ScissorsInstructions:...
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    Stuffed Green Olive Costume
    Stuffed Green Olive CostumeTime: 15 minutes Effort: Quick and easy - no sewing required Materials:Red turtleneck Red tights Red knit hat Red shoes or red spray paint Large green trash bag with tie handle Newspaper for stuffing ScissorsInstruc...
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    Grapes Costume
    Grapes CostumeTime: 30 minutesEffort: Quick and easy – no sewing requiredMaterials:Black or brown pants Black or brown shirt Purple or green balloons Safety pins Headband Tape Instructions: Have your child wear black or brown clothing. Blow...
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    Fried Egg Costume
    Fried Egg CostumeTime: 1 hourEffort: Some sewing requiredMaterials:White flat sheet (twin size should be large enough) Yellow felt Cotton balls or toilet paper Yarn or ribbon Spatula White sweat suit Needle and thread Scissors Elastic (op...
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    Wad of Gum Costume
    Wad of Gum Costume Time: 5-10 minutes Effort: Quick and easy - no sewing required Materials:Pink shoes Pink socks Pink pants Pink shirt Pink face paint 1 sneaker StringInstructions: Dress in all pink. You may also paint your face pink. Tie a ...
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    Kit Kat™ Bar Costume
    Kit Kat™ Bar CostumeTime: About 3-4 hours Effort: Quick and easy - no sewing required Materials:Box big enough for the child to fit through, but narrow enough to seem like a Kit Kat bar Paint (red and white) and paintbrushes String Red cloth...
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    Tea Bag Costume
    Tea Bag Costume Time: About 2 hours, including leaf gathering Effort: Easy - some sewing required Materials:White, sheer material White cardboard for shoulders Leaves or crunched up brown paper bags Hat Twine Construction paper Poster board (opt...
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    Hershey™ Bar Costume
    Hershey™ Bar CostumeTime: 1 hour, plus shopping. Effort: Easy - no sewing required Materials:One box that when put on head is a little wider than the child's body (so felt can hang). Length of brown felt (depends on size) Brown paint White p...
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    Ham and Cheese Sandwich Costume
    Ham and Cheese Sandwich CostumeTime: 1 hour Effort: Easy - no sewing required Materials:Two pieces of poster-size white foam board 1 yard of 1-inch foam rubber Green tissue paper Pink, yellow, and brown craft paint and paintbrushes Tacky glue...
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    McDonald's™ French Fries Costume
    McDonald's™ French Fries CostumeTime: 1-2 hours Effort: Easy - no sewing required Materials:Foam, 2-inches thick (cream color) Cardboard White and yellow paint and paintbrushes Red felt Yellow felt Shoe string Red turtleneck Red pants G...
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    Smartie Pants Costume
    Smartie Pants Costume Time: 30-40 minutes Effort: Quick and easy - no sewing required Materials:A pair of old pants A lot of Smarties candies - the more, the better! GlueInstructions: Glue all the Smarties to your pants. It's as simple as that, S...
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    Slice of Pizza Costume
    Slice of Pizza Costume Time: 3 hours Effort: Quick and easy - no sewing required Materials:At least 6 feet of 1" thick foam Felt: Light brown (mushrooms), red (pepperoni), green (green peppers), black (olives) Acrylic Paint: White and dark brown ...
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    Evil Pop-Tart Princess Costume
    Evil Pop-Tart Princess CostumeTime: 30 minutesEffort: Quick and easy – no sewing requiredMaterials:Pop tarts Long dress or skirt Tiara Wand Long silk gloves (white) Jewelry Glitter makeup Scissors and glue Bobby pins Instructions: Have y...
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    Dr. Pepper Costume
    Dr. Pepper CostumeTime: 30 minutesEffort: Quick and easy – no sewing requiredMaterials:Surgical scrubs or lab coat Plastic chili peppers Stethoscope Surgical mask Hot glue gun Card stock or construction paper Small photo of your childInstr...
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    Sack o' Potatoes Costume
    Sack o' Potatoes CostumeTime: 30-40 minutes Effort: Easy - some sewing required Materials:Baggy, tan, long-sleeved shirt Baggy, tan pants Styrofoam balls (from a craft store) Quick-drying black paint and brush Tan yarn Tan fabric (enough to m...
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    Cotton Candy Costume (Great for a Group)
    Cotton Candy Costume (Great for a Group)Time: 30 minutes (allow more time if you use batting) Effort: Quick and easy — no sewing Materials:White pants (white shorts and white tights will do, too) White socks White shoes White diaper pins or w...
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    Corn on the Cob Costume
    Corn on the Cob CostumeTime: 1-2 hours Effort: Quick and easy — no sewing required Materials:Yellow poster board Duct tape Scotch tape Lots of small yellow balloons Green face paint Green sweats Instructions: With the poster board, make a t...