Many parents find that helping out for their kid’s school play is a daunting task. The biggest task parents’ face is coming up with and finding great costumes the kids can wear in the play. Schools don’t always have a huge budget for school plays and it’s up to the parents to find ideas for their kids’ costumes for the school play, but keep it on a tight budget.
When it comes to costumes for kids, it’s best to keep everything simple. This is a school play, so there’s no need to be over the top. Here are a few costume ideas for your school play.
The best way to save money on kids costumes would be to use sweat suits. For example, if you’re dressing kids up as penguins, you can use black sweat pants, a white top and a black zipper sweater. This is a much better alternative than buying suits. Another option would to start with a black sweat suit, and then stitch on a white stomach, which will also be inexpensive if you know how to sew.
Many kids’ costumes will be superhero roles, which means he or she will need a nice long cape. Creating a cape is really easy. All that’s needed is felt or fabric to make the cape and some little sequins to decorate the cape. These items can be purchased at a craft store or online.
Baseball hats are often needed in kids costumes. Parents want to see their kid’s faces on stage so using a baseball hat could help.
The best way to find kids costumes for a school play would be by doing an Internet search. There are so many available choices online. You can try to use a classroom to create the costumes if there isn’t enough room in your home. Creating costumes for a school play isn’t difficult or expensive if you use your resources.