Introduction: Infant Pumpkin Costume

  1. Carve Jack-O-Lantern
  2. Cut larger than normal hole on top, and two small holes on bottom of pumpkin
  3. Insert child in plastic bag (much to horror of onlookers)
  4. Place child in pumpkin, smilling madly to convince her this behavior is normal
  5. Jack-O-Lantern stem hat is optional
  6. Leave party quickly once someone finally calls child protective services

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Gunnar120 made it! (author)2011-05-04

I was in a pumpkin for SOOOO many years growing up! My holloweens:

1st Sat in a pumpkin
2nd Sat in a pumpkin
3rd Fake cloth pumpkin hat
4th Same
5th Same
6th Hand carved Pumpkin head
7th Hand carved pumpkin head
8th Fake plastic pumpkin head (couldn't find one big enough anymore)
9th Fake
10th Sadness. Even fake wouldn't fit.

I loved it. DO THIS TO YOUR CHILDREN=SUCCESS

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eoutlaw made it! (author)2010-10-12

Oh my gosh, she is adorably cute!

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bassclarinet23 made it! (author)2009-10-21

I don't have a baby (and won't for a while), but this is adorable.

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Sandisk1duo made it! (author)2009-10-18

Unique and simple!


,,is that beer in the 3rd picture?,,

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Sunbanks made it! (author)2009-10-17

That is amazing :D
And adorable! 

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cx420ns made it! (author)2009-10-14

that is so cute!!!!! i might have to try that

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Honus made it! (author)2009-10-09

Add some rope and it's a Halloween baby swing!

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canida made it! (author)canida2009-10-12

That might require a bit of structural reinforcement. ;)

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jessyratfink made it! (author)2009-10-10

Jesus, she's cute. Even cuter wearing pumpkin pants.

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jessyratfink made it! (author)jessyratfink2009-10-11

Also, can I just say that I love the insane person commenting on the post on CRAFT? If someone does call protective services, it was probably that loon! :P

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ewilhelm made it! (author)ewilhelm2009-10-12

Will you please think of the children!!!

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Lithium Rain made it! (author)2009-10-12

OH MY GOODNESS cute overload. 

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modhomeecteacher made it! (author)2009-10-10

The best idea ever. Attach elastic and make the lid her hat. Ha!

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J-Five made it! (author)2009-10-10

That baby is SO CUTE!!!

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Kiteman made it! (author)2009-10-09

Oh, goodness me, that is absolutely hilarious, genuinely laugh-out-loud.

It lightened a grim day.

I trust this is the start of a life-long starring role on the site?

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porcupinemamma made it! (author)2009-10-09

Tooooooooooo cute!!!!! :0)!!!!! Happy (Canadian) Thanksgiving!

Here's a finger play I used to do when my children were young (author unknown)

THREE LITTLE PUMPKINS

Three  little pumpkins sitting on a gate

The  first one said "oh my it's getting late!"

The second one said "let's run and run and run!"

The third one said," It's Halloween fun!"

Shwwooosh went the wind
and (clap hands together) out went the lights,

And the three little pumpkins rolllllled out of sight!

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scoochmaroo made it! (author)2009-10-09

Excellent instructions.

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josiedrewes made it! (author)2009-10-09

Awesome!

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sedition made it! (author)2009-10-09

I lol'd. Hard.

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