How to Craft a Cat Costume?

Making your kid’s Halloween costume on your own is the greatest option especially that you are hoping to save money. Moreover, this costume is just easy to make and so you shouldn’t feel any difficulty while making it. If you want to create a cat costume, you have to prepare and a few things to come up with one.

Things Needed to Make Your Cat Costume

To make a cat costume, you only require a few things. These are as follows: 1 black sweatshirt, one pair of black sweatpants, a black color headband, 1 yard of black felt, 1 yard of white-colored felt, 1 yard of fake fur trim, face paints, 1 square of pink felt, pillow stuffing, as well as fabric glue.

Creating Your Cat Costume

It is a phase where you will be making your cat costume. Initial option to take is cut out a circle of white felt which is for the stomach of the cat. Then, determine the size of stomach of your sweatshirt. Cut out the white felt circle.  Then put it on by using fabric adhesive.

When you are done with modifying your sweatshirt, you need to add a tail to the seat of your black pants. To create a tail, cut out a long portion of black felt that is approximately 6 inches wide and two feet in length. Fold over the fabric in half lengthwise. Utilize your fabric adhesive to fasten the long edge and the short ends too. Rotate the cat tail inside out as well as fill it up with some cotton fluff.

After that, fold in open edges as well as bond them along with more glue. You can now create the ears for your costume. Cut out two triangles from a black felt. Cut 2 smaller triangles from the pink felt. These are to be utilized for the insides of the ears. Stick the pink felt triangles in the middle of the black felt pieces. Right now, you already have your cat’s ears.

To finish up the cat outfit, just cut out five parts of fluffy fake fur. Have two pieces of these cover the wrists of the sleeves. The another 2 should cover the ankles of the pants. The final one must be glued right out of the costume. That way, it’s visible. So, that’s all there’s to it!

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