- 5 hula-hoops
- small red bowl
- red fabric
- felt squares (red, black, gold, silver)
- clear dry-cleaner bags/cellophane
- clear tape
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Step 1: Combine Hula-Hoops and Wrap With Twine
Intersect two hula-hoops, and wrap both intersections with twine to secure. Repeat with two more hula-hoops. Combine both hula-hoop spheres to make one sphere with eight ribs. Secure with twine.
Step 2: Wrap Sphere With Dry-Cleaner Bags/Cellophane
Secure to hula-hoops with clear tape, making sure to leave arm holes/ventilation
Step 3: Attach Small Red Bowl
Using hot glue, place the small red bowl on top of the sphere, as the lid to the gumball machine
Step 4: Blow Up Balloons, and Place in Enclosed Sphere
Step 5: Sew Skirt
Sew remaining hula-hoop into hem of skirt. Gather the waist.
Step 6: Make Slot of Gumball Machine With Felt Squares
Sew or hot glue to skirt
Step 7: Put on Costume, and Be the Life of the Party!
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