The foundation is made with extra pieces at the sides as described above. The
entire skirt is then covered with rows of ruffles. The extra pieces are then gathered
and sewed in place at the waist line. Strips of plain color are arranged over the
whole as pictured.
Before making the Ruffled Costume you may want to read the Basic Instructions for Making Crepe Paper Costumes and How To Make Slip-Over Costumes
This Costume and MANY others are found in the book: How to Make Crepe Paper Costumes
You can also find more Homemade Costume Ideas at our Vintage Halloween Ideas web site.