How to Make a Little Red Riding Hood Costume
Are you afraid of the big bad wolf? Do you plan on going over the river and through the woods trick or treating this Halloween? Little Red Riding Hood is a classic Halloween costume for both women and children. Best of all, it is easy to put together on your own for little to no out of pocket cost. To make your own Little Red Riding Hood costume that will please your Grandmother and the big bad wolf follow the instructions below.
Things You’ll Need:
Red Gingham Skirt
Red Wide Width Belt
Red Hooded Cape
White Dress Shoes
White Ruffle Socks
Putting your Little Red Riding Hood Costume Together:
Step 1: Little Red Riding Hood always wears a knee length flared skirt. The skirt is either red or red gingham print. If you do not own a red skirt you can find one at a second hand store.
Step 2: Little Red Riding Hood also wears a broad or wide width belt or corset at her waist. You can either purchase a red belt second hand or make one out of felt and lace it together with brown yarn.
Step 3: The blouse that Little Red Riding Hood wears is very plain. It is a standard white puffy sleeve blouse. It can be any material.
Step 4: The final touches of your Little Red Riding Hood Costume involve the outfit accessories. First, the shoes should be a white Mary Jane style dress shoe if possible, and the socks should have a ruffle. The cape should match the skirt and can be purchased at a costume shop. Finally, Little Red Riding Hood always carries a picnic basket. Remember, she was bring her Grandmother some goodies in the story.