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Grandma cuts stencils using templates from the Internet, R2D2 DIY Costume

Grandma cuts stencils using templates from the Internet

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Photo #1 - R2D2 Visits the Bronx Zoo for 'Boo at the Zoo!' Photo #2 - Marching through the Zoo Photo #3 - Cutting the bottom from the can and deciding on designs Photo #4 - Grandma cuts stencils using templates from the Internet Photo #5 - Xavier paints the rim and the stencils Photo #6 - Transparencies painted and attached to the front and back Photo #7 - Applying some 'found objects' and the inside straps Photo #8 - Making the legs and feet with foam insulation and vinyl tape Photo #9 - The unused helmet, legs in process and keeping the body up Photo #10 - At the zoo with the headlight on and heading toward the exit!
Costume type:  Costumes for Boys
Categories:Halloween Costumes, Movie and TV Show Costumes

This homemade costume for boys entered our 2016 Halloween Costume Contest.

A word from Jan, the 'R2D2' costume creator:
My 7-year-old grand-nephew Xavier is wearing the costume. After Xavier told us that he wanted to be R2D2 for Halloween, we tried to buy a costume on-line, but we couldn’t find any. However, as we... Read more »