HELP! I need a quick FALL costume

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by ams3651, Oct 27, 2009.

  1. ams3651

    ams3651 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    I am so perturbed, my sons school sent home a note last week stating that the 30th will be a FALL FESTIVAL and all costumes should be fall themed. [​IMG] Ive only been making a pirate costume for the last couple weeks. What the heck is a fall themed costume? Scarecrow? Pumpkin? I cant go out and buy a sweat suit to make a costume. Any ideas, I need it done by friday.
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Get one of those pumpkin trash bags and fill it with tissue paper - cut hold for your legs and make a neck band from leaves.
  3. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2009
  4. Countrywife

    Countrywife Corrupted by a Redneck

    Aug 20, 2009
    some cardboard boxes, construction paper and glue would make him a tree with the leaves falling off.
  5. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

    Oct 2, 2008
    Scarecrow? Farmer? Migratory bird? [​IMG]
  6. timbofarms

    timbofarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 11, 2008
    Humboldt/West TN
    Whats says fall more than hunting whitetail deer [​IMG]
  7. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    That seems awfully short notice for many folks, and essentially requires that he have 2 costumes.

    I would probably dress him up as a pirate and paint leaves on his face--he can be the captain of The Autumn.
  8. ams3651

    ams3651 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    Quote:I thought about that but they cant take weapons....if only I could soft sculpture a deer head in 2 days.......
  9. ams3651

    ams3651 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    Quote:i like that [​IMG]
  10. hrmalexandra

    hrmalexandra Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 27, 2009
    Ugh ... not sure if this is a knee-jerk right wing reaction against devil worship or a knee-jerk left wing reaction for political correctness ... but how annoying!

    Make a sheet toga, corn cob and leaf accessories and send him in as Demeter, greek goddess of the harvest. It's a pagan, gender-bending feista for all!

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