Materials Needed (adult size)
1 Fold No. 362 Decorated Crepe
1 Fold No. 21 Heliotrope Crepe Paper
1 Fold No. 22 Violet Crepe Paper
1 Fold No. 23 Purple Crepe Paper
1 Fold No. 11 White Crepe Paper
This easy costume can be made for virtually any theme.
A plain foundation is made. Extra pieces are fastened on each side from the
waist down and are covered with shaded ruffles, gathered at the top and fastened in place. A piece of Decorated Crepe is made to fit over the foundation and is fastened in place. A sash with large bows on both sides completes the design.
The hat consists of three ruffles pasted to a band of cardboard that fits around the head.
Before making the Decorated Crepe 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.