You are now ready to prove to all the other parents that you love your kids more than is humanly possible. .
One plus of using the tape with the toilet paper rolls is that being thicker the tape will help to stabilize the frames.
If you want to skip that problem, you can buy Altoids, they are the same size, though its maybe a little weird to have mints on a cupcake.Attaching the lenses together and then the lenses to the band can be done with glue gun glue (hot glue staples, a grommet (not recommended for children) or kralen dieren maken even yarn.Jar Bands, Glue Gun Glue and Black netwerkoverzicht maken Elastic AJphothivanh does a great job (i) demonstrating how to make goggles using mason jar bands, black elastic and lots of glue gun glue.I really just eyeballed the sizes and proportions Heres a spiffy diagram that might help.
To make the teeth, I just took the little scraps of foam that were left over from cutting the petals at the top and shaped them one by one using my little scissors, making sure to bevel all the edges so each one would stand.
Overalls I made both of their outfits using blue felt I bought three yards of the stuff, just to be on the safe side, and ended up with a ton of extra. .
Another option for joining the frames is to hot glue the lid bands together, as shown by AJphothivanh in her video below.Making a pair of one eyed or two eyed safety glasses so you can look like your favorite minion is pretty easy if you follow some basic instructions.Latest posts by Linda ( see all ).I glued the strap down first and then the goggle, tucking the ends underneath.Another more industrial goggle look comes from Bethany Mota who uses PVC pipe, silver spray paint, bolts, elastic and a glue gun.My personal favorites are the cool, steampunk versions like the Vintage Steampunk Welding Glasses or the futuristic ArcOne The Fly Safety Goggles which work for other costumes than just the minions.My kids are obsessed with the Minions from Despicable.The knitted version actually is a pair of goggles knitted on a yellow beanie hat.
The costume contest at school?
We can cover that up later.