I wanted to create something creative for Halloween. Kaiden and his bestie Mario love each other and I figured making them something cool, matching and unique for Halloween. I wanted to also create something that was in expensive as well. I felt like store bought costumes where so costly. In walmart all the ugly, cheesy, regular costumes were $20+. I thought long and hard and as I ate a candy bar, I say AH-HA! “Twix” bars it is! I figured it was super cute and hopefully easy to make. I wanted to go to Home Depot and get those emergency big blankets… but I was told they were seasonal… and plus they didn’t have the shiny gold/ bronze color sheet for the overall makeup of the costume. So I gave up on Home Depot and headed to JoAnn Fabrics and these items jumped out at me. I found this great sequins material that was close to the reflective bronze material of the twix wrapper and then this felt material (the red and white) for the letter and the brown was suppose to be for a chocolate hat. With coupons (JoAnn fabrics always has coupons) i spent $18 on all that fabric. I was able to make 4 costumes. I ended up rushing at the end and not making the hats, but check out how it all came together. They were a BIG HIT! Everyone loved their costumes! The costumes were very easy to make. I dont have much sewing experience; I hand sewed up the sides and made it like a dress/ sack. Gathered the top of the costumes at the shoulders and then cut out the letters in felt. I

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8 Comments on Happy Halloween!!!

  1. Kemkem
    October 31, 2016 at 11:14 am (9 months ago)

    Haha! What great outfits. They look so good. I could just eat them up, just like regular Twix Love the DIY and result.

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  2. Marsha
    October 31, 2016 at 4:54 pm (9 months ago)

    Awww creative mommy to the rescue!!! You did a great job and they look adorable!

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  3. Ty
    October 31, 2016 at 10:34 pm (9 months ago)

    LOL!!! How freaking cute and what an original idea…while eating a candy bar. Ha!!! Love It!!

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  4. Keisha J Reed
    November 1, 2016 at 4:33 pm (9 months ago)

    Oh that is SO CUTE! Can I get you on costume duty next year? <3

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    • twobrooklynbabes
      November 2, 2016 at 9:07 am (9 months ago)

      Hehehehe I got u!

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  5. carlana charles
    November 2, 2016 at 6:25 am (9 months ago)

    These kids look amazing and like they had a lot of fun. Moms are the most creative people, ever!

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  6. Adeola Naomi
    November 2, 2016 at 7:35 am (9 months ago)

    They are so freaking adorable in their twix looks!

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  7. Elle (CleverlyChanging)
    November 2, 2016 at 8:01 am (9 months ago)

    They look so adorable. Very creative custom.

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