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Captain America is one of my favorite super heroes and when I saw the USO Girls come out, I just had to replicate the costume! I wanted to show you all how you can make a lovely costume for cheap that is customizable to your measurements and barely requires sewing experience. People have made this costume for halloween, comic conventions, dapper day at disney and fourth of july!

Tag me @heymeylynn So that I can see all your recreations :)

Materials

Striped Circle Skirt- 00:37

  • Red Fabric- 1 3/4 yard (or more depending on your waist measurement
  • Jersey Knit White Fabric- 1/2 yard
  • Fabric Fix Glue- Hobby Lobby
  • 3/4" Elastic
  • Iron
  • Safety Pin or Needle & Thread
  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Tailors Chalk
  • Tape Measure
  • Ruler

Wide Red Belt- 3:31

  • Red Fabric- 1/4 yard (or more depending on your waist measurement)
  • Fabric Fix
  • Velcro
  • Any Stiff Fabric- I am using outdoor black canvas from Joanns
  • Tailors Chalk
  • Ruler
  • Scissors

Star Spangled Halter- 4:34

  • White Craft Foam
  • Blue Craft Foam
  • Blue T-shirt
  • Scissors
  • Fabric Fix Glue
  • Blue Sequined Fabric- 1/4 yard
  • Tailors Chalk
  • Paper
  • Pencil

Sequin Hat- 8:14

  • Black Craft Foam
  • White Craft Foam
  • Blue Sequined Fabric
  • Glue Gun
  • Tape
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Cord (the color of your hair)

Captain America Shield- 9:57

  • White Foam Board
  • Red Acrylic Paint
  • Blue Acrylic Paint
  • Glue Gun
  • String
  • Pencil
  • Thumb Tack
  • Paint Brush
  • Elastic
  • Tape Measure
  • Optional: Felt
  • Paper
  • Elmer's Glue

White Gloves: Party City

<p>Now I just need to find Steve or more importantly Bucky. Beautiful Bucky</p>
<p>Great costume, and a great tutorial too!</p>
<p>Thank you! :D</p>

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Bio: I'm a Freelance Costume Designer, and crafting and sharing my designs are what I LOVE to do! :D
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