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Our Home-made Halloween Costumes!

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Hello Instructable World ! We couldn't decide what to be for Halloween this year until, one night, we looked over at our majestic kitties and said to each other, "LET US BE THE KITTIES!" We followed an amazing tutorial for the wig here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Cats-Musical-Costume/              Please enjoy our journey...
 
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Step 1: Step 1: Find said majestic kitties

Picture of Step 1: Find said majestic kitties
Majestic Kitties

Step 2: Step 2: Take forever

Picture of Step 2: Take forever
Find some appropriate coloured yarn and cut, and pull, and tie, and cut, and pull, and tie, and cut, and pull, and tie, and and and.... (a glass of wine or two doesn't hurt ;)

Step 3: Step 3: The Wigs!

Picture of Step 3: The Wigs!
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Make some wig heads look snazzy in their wig caps and then glue glue glue glue!

Step 4: Step 4: Admire Before Trimming

Picture of Step 4: Admire Before Trimming
'Nuff said  ;)   (looking a little like Slash on the left, there)

Step 5: Step 5: Find a snazzy unitard and some fabric paints and go wild!

Picture of Step 5: Find a snazzy unitard and some fabric paints and go wild!
The black cat didn't need much painting, but our tortoise-shell girl made us work hard. The only way I could get my guy to stand still while I painted was to give him a DS!

Step 6: Step 6: Tail

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Pullin' the yarn, makin' the tail :)

Step 7: Step 7: Sewing on some extra fur!

Picture of Step 7: Sewing on some extra fur!
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Pin, pin pin, sew, sew, sew....

Step 8: Step 8: The Costumes

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BOOM!!!! 
NOODLE!8 months ago
love love looovvee!!!
Meow!
Kitty approved. ;D
BTrey1 year ago
Mungojerrie! Or is it Rumpleteazer!?!
I love the shot of you in costume and your cats. The furry mane and makeup look great!
Satrek1 year ago
Great work! Although the cats look a little confused...
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