DIY Easy Cactus Couples Halloween Costume

Brit + Co helped us create this easy cactus couple costume. 

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Cotton Diy Cactus Costume Step 1

Step 1

Gather your materials. 

Cotton Diy Cactus Costume Step 2

Step 2

Cut pipe cleaners into 1 ½ inch pieces, fold in half and hot glue little prickers all over the sweatshirt. Fill in empty spaces with small pipe cleaner pieces.

Cotton Diy Cactus Costume Step 3

Step 3

Cut four sheets of tissue paper into an 8 x 5 inch rectangle then fold in an accordion pattern. Use a pipe cleaner to wrap around the center of the tissue paper fold and then pull up each layer of paper to create a flower. Hot glue flowers to the right shoulder of the sweatshirt.

Cotton Diy Cactus Costume Step 4

Step 4

Cut a cactus shape out of cardboard and cover with green fabric. Use pipe cleaners and pink tissue paper to add spikes and a flower to the cactus. Attach onto a headband.

Cotton Diy Cactus Costume Step 5

Step 5

Get ready to be the sharpest looking at that Halloween party!

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