Here is an easy, peasy way to make your pet a piggy for Halloween!

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First! Gather your supplies.

Supplies

Supplies:

  • Measuring tape
  • Fabric scissors
  • 1 pipe cleaner
  • Small dixie cup or any small cup.
  • 4 large sheets of pink felt
  • 1  large sheet of felt.
  • Glue gun & glue sticks

Let's start with the tail. 

Supplies for the tail: Elastic, pink felt, pipe cleaner, hot glue & scissors

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1. Cut a piece of pink felt a little longer than the pipe cleaner and wide enough that it can fold over the pipe cleaner.

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2. Place the pipe cleaner inside, wrap and glue the felt around it.

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3. Twist the tail in a curly pig shape.

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4. Measure your pet's waist. Then, glue the tail to a piece of elastic that will fit around your pets’s waist.

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Now for that little piggy nose.

Supplies for the nose: small cup, pink felt, white felt, glue gun, glue sticks, scissors, thin elastic & hole punch

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1. Cut the bottom of a coffee cup and wrap with a long piece of pink felt.

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2. Trace bottom of cup on pink felt. Cut it out & hot glue it to the cup. Hole punch white felt or cut little circles of white felt & hot glue it on the nose. 

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3. Measure your pet's head and glue nose to the elastic. 

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Now for some ears: 

Supplies for the ears: White elastic for headband, measuring tape, pink felt, glue gun, pencil & scissors 

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1: Cut two large ear shapes.

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Step 2: Pinch and wrap around the elastic. Then secure with the hot glue.

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Now, your cutie is ready to OINK around on Halloween! 

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We would love to see your DIY Piggy Costume! #Hammyandme.

ThOinks for joining us!!

HOGS & KISSES,

Melanie and Hamlet