Cool Costume Under $20: Cat Up a Tree

This easy costume is the cat's meow!

Photo: a girl with leaves in hair

YOU WILL NEED

  • Green shirt
  • Brown pants
  • Leafy garlands (available at craft stores)
  • Safety pins
  • Stuffed cat
  • Bobby pins or elastic headband

HERE'S HOW

Wrap the garlands around your arms and torso, and pin in place. Pin the cat to your shoulder. Attach leaves to your hair with bobby pins or by pinning them to a headband. Your friends will be green with envy.

Text by Julie Vosburgh Agnone
Photograph by Rebecca Hale/NGS Staff