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24 Homemade Halloween Costumes for Kids

Trick household items into turning into this year’s most clever disguises. 

Vet costume how-to
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How To: Make a Vet

What You Need
Scrubs or blue pants

White button down long sleeve shirt

Shower cap

Glue and tape

Black paint and paintbrush


Cable sleeve

Bottle cap

1. Cut down the oversized t-shirt by trimming around the bottom and cutting the sleeves.

How To: Make Stethoscope
1. Start with the headphones upside down. Glue and tape cable sleeve to the top center of the headphones.

2. Paint bottle cap and headphones black. Set aside to dry.

3. Glue bottle cap to the other end of the cable sleeve.


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