When Pigs Fly Halloween Costume

Get instructions for how to pull together this very punny costume.
when pigs fly costume Chris O'Shea

What You'll Need
Elastic ribbon, needle, thread, scissors, light- and dark-pink felt, fabric glue, pink chenille stems, safety pin, pink all-in-one


Make It

EARS
1. Stretch the elastic band to fit around your child's head and stitch it closed to that circumference.
2. Cut out the large pig ears from light-pink felt.
3. Cut out the inner ears from dark-pink felt and glue them to the large ears.
4. Sew a stitch at the bottom of each ear (attaching both sides) to gather them at the bottom.
5. Attach ears to the elastic ribbon with a few stitches.

BODY AND TAIL
1. Twist two or three chenille stems together.
2. Twist them around a cylindrical object to form a spiral.
3. Safety pin to all-in-one.

Originally published in the October 2013 issue of Parents magazine.

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