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Costume cat for girls – Easy tutorial for a cute children’s costume cat.

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If you are looking for a suitable Halloween or carnival costume for your little girl, then you have landed on the right place. Children like to dress up as animals for different occasions. Small, cute kittens are especially popular with girls. That’s why adolescents like to slip into a beautiful cat costume. Below we will show you how easy you can create a cute costume cat for girls.

Children’s costume cat for carnival or Halloween make yourself.

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The costume cat for girls consists of the following three parts:

Long sleeve shirt with tail
Face mask
Hairband with ears

For this carnival cat costume you need the following materials:

Long sleeve shirt
Felt
Felt wool
Sock
Pillow filling
Fabric
Hairband
White clay paper
Glue
Glittery rhinestones for gluing on
Tights/leggings
White sewing thread
Needle
Scissors
Rubber band
Template cat mask
Ballpoint pen
marker

Instructions for the costume cat for girls

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Here’s how to put together the cute animal disguise:

For the homemade cute costume cat for girls, you first need a long-sleeved shirt. This can be an old and unusable top. Preferable colors are white, black, gray, brown, orange or beige.

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Combine the selected long-sleeved shirt with a piece of felt in a matching color, which will serve as fur for the cat’s tummy.

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Cut out the felt in the shape of an oval.

Use sewing thread and needle to sew the felt piece to the top.

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To make the sleeves fit and imitate the fur on the cat’s paws, use felt wool or a fluffy scarf. Attach the felt wool to the hem of the sleeves.

Cut two strips of the material and sew them together.

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Use an old and unusable sock to make the tail out of it. Sew some felt wool to the tip.

Fill the sock with pillow stuffing.

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Then sew the finished tail in the lower part to the back of the top.

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Paint a stencil cat face mask and cut it out.

Draw the outline of the mask on white clay paper and cut out the cat face.

Glue the template on the clay paper and reshape the edges if necessary.

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Using a ballpoint pen, make two holes in the eyes and two on both sides of the mask for the rubber band.

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Then cut out the eyes.

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Attach glittery rhinestones around the eyes, or wherever else you like.

Thread the elastic through the holes and knot it closed.

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Draw elongated ears on the white clay paper and cut them out.

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Cut off the bottom corners of the little ears so that you can attach them to the headband more easily later.

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Now cut out small triangles from the pink felt and glue onto the ears.

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Then glue the ears to the headband by attaching the excess paper to the back of the ears.

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Now tear a pink fabric into strips for the skirt.

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Finally, tie one end of the fabric strips to the elastic band.