DIY Monster Dress-Up Shirt

Our school is celebrating Red Ribbon Week with a different dress up for each day. Today was monster day. My friends (my kindergarten team) and I needed a quick and easy costume that wouldn’t break the bank. Here are our monster shirts and the kids LOVED them!
{Texas Craft House} Easy monster shirt using felt and hot glue - even a headband how - to. Great for a quick Halloween costume or outfit for a school dress up day

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Make Your Own Hobbes Stuffed Animal

When my friend, Kristi, was pregnant with Zach, her husband, Josh, came up with the cutest idea to have a Calvin and Hobbes themed nursery. Josh grew up loving Calvin and Hobbes and wanted to share that love with their son. They mentioned wanting to look online to see if they could buy Zach his very own Hobbes plush and that’s where I come in! Of course I volunteered to try to make one myself and lucky for me I found a great how to here from instructables! By the way, I love this picture! It’s like Zach and Hobbes are in cahoots over something!

{Texas Craft House} Making Your Own Hobbes Stuffed Animal

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Easy Fox Ears – Make it Yourself

I am a school teacher and yesterday we had a “Dr. Seuss Dress Up Day” in honor of his birthday and Read Across America earlier in the week. My team and I decided we wanted to be foxes from the Dr. Seuss book, “Fox in Socks.” We already had most of the outfit (red shirt, blue socks) in our closets but needed some ears to complete the look. Here is an easy tutorial on how to make your own ears, whether it be foxes, cats, dogs, or any other animal.

{Texas Craft House} Easy fox ears - make it yourself for a costume or dress up day - could use this same idea for cat ears too!

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