With the economy in the dumps and Congress still uncertain on the bailout package, a way to save dollars is making your own Halloween costumes. Plus the whole process of deciding, creating, and putting together your family Halloween costumes makes for a memorable family event. Here’s a few quick links to making your own costumes.
- Make a costume from your child’s favorite storybook [via Parent & Child Magazine] – check this month’s print edition for more storybook costumes
- Leave it to Martha Stewart to put the most polish on costume themes for the whole family and cute costumes just for babies
- Super quick and easy costume ideas for the craft-impaired and no time [via Real Simple]
- Fun costumes you can make from supplies you probably have at home already [via Craft Magazine]
Visit our Halloween Costume shop to skip the whole handmade step.
image via Martha Stewart