How to make a Wonder Woman costume without going to the store.

27 Oct

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Last week, Gia informed me at bedtime that the next day was super hero day and her four year old life would be over if she did not have a costume.  So, I did exactly the opposite of what my over achieving crafty friends do and went to bed.

The next morning after working away I realized I was not going to get away without making some kind of costume.

What we had:
– navy blue skirt
– red henley
– red cape in costume box
– gold Christmas ribbon
– princess tiara
– construction paper
– double sided tape
– the internet

What we (ahem, I) did:

– printed out two Wonder Woman logos
– covered the princess tiara with yellow construction paper
– taped logos on cape and tiara
– dressed G in skirt and shirt
– made a belt and cuffs from Christmas ribbon
– taught G the Wonder Woman shield

I think it turned out pretty cute.  And of course, when I picked her up from school she was just wearing the skirt and shirt.  Gah.

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2 Responses to “How to make a Wonder Woman costume without going to the store.”

  1. IHW October 27, 2011 at 7:33 pm #

    PEFECT!

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