How to make a King Arthur Knight Costume

how to make a king arthur costume

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Happy Halloween!

The kids decided to dress up as King Arthur and Guinevere this year. {Check out this post for some of their past costume choices.} There was no way I was going to try to make a dress. That’s a little beyond my capabilities. But a knight costume, now that’s a different story. So, today, I’ll share how I made Nick’s King Arthur costume.

Knight Armor

Supplies needed:

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7 Halloween Costume Ideas for a Boy and Girl

Halloween Costume Ideas

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With Halloween just around the corner I thought it would be fun to look back at all the Halloween costumes the kids have worn. So far, this year included, I have been able to convince them to dress as a “theme”. We’ve had lots of fun over the years thinking through and discussing the possibilities.

So, if you are looking for costume ideas for a sister and brother pair, I […]

Halloween 2012

Halloween little red riding hood

Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf

The kids looked so cute in their costumes and they raked in tons of candy! We have the most generous neighbors!!!


We found Nicholas’s wolf hat at Costume Craze. For Clara’s cape, we bought an adult size red hooded cape at Target. I cut some of the length off and hemmed the edge of the cape. Then I used the remaining fabric to […]