Spooktacular Halloween Costumes!

October 26, 2018

We’ve got some fangtastic ideas for spooktacular Halloween costumes you can make at home! Why not have some skele-fun and come to Polka in fancy dress this weekend…
Lego Costume

 

You’ll need:

  • A box that you can fit in
  • Scissors
  • Small plastic cups
  • Spray paint

What to do:

  • Make holes for the head and arms
  • Glue on the plastic cups
  • Spray paint the box your favourite colour!

 

Ice Cream Cone Costume

You’ll need:

  • White skirt or leggings
  • Ice lolly sticks
  • White t-shirt
  • Brown paper
  • Coloured Paints
  • Safety Pins
  • Glue Gun
  • Sticky tape

What to do:

  • To make the cone, cut a sheet of brown paper in half diagonally and roll into the shape of cone, securing with tape. Attach the cone to your head by poking a hole through each side of the paper cone and threading through elastic, or use a hot glue to glue the cone to a headband.
  • To make the sprinkles, paint the ice lolly sticks an assortment of bright colours and glue a safety pin to the back of each one. Attach the sprinkles to your outfit using the safety pins.

 

Skull Face Paint

 

You’ll need:

  • A pot of clean water
  • Water-based face paint in white, grey and black
  • Face painting sponges
  • 1 medium paintbrush
  • 1 thin paintbrush
  • A grown up

What to do:

 

DON’T FORGET! We have a Spooky Halloween Hunt running all weekend at Polka. Find all the toads and win a prize! 50p entry.