Category Archive: Props

Props With Kids Halloween Costumes Look Good But Don’t Last


It’s official.  Most props used with Halloween costumes end up getting passed on to Mom.  It wasn’t even five minutes before we arrived at the Fall Carnival at our church when my astronaut daughter promptly gave me her not-so-cheap-but-awesome astronaut helmet complaining that it was pressing down on her shoulders.  She also dumped off her …

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How to Make a Jet Pack for an Astronaut Halloween costume

amazon astronaut helmet

My daughter needed a jet pack to go with her astronaut costume.She already had a white astronaut jumpsuit from her sister’s dance recital costume, we put white duck tape over some snow boots from the thrift store, and then made this jet pack for her prop.  This awesomely cool astronaut helmet from Amazon