Our 5 year old twin boys adore Mario it is their favorite game to play with their Dad. So we decided in late August that with our new addition baby girl born in May a Mario family costume would be super fun and memorable. As we scoured the internet for inspiration I came across some … Read more. I wanted us to be a couple, so made myself a Toadette … Read more. We came up with this Mario Cart and Princess Peach couple costume idea a week before we needed it. We only had 6 days to draw it out and start working.
For my school's sports carnivals I like to dress up, and as green house captain this year, I had to do a good job. I made a Yoshi costume for the swimming carnival, and I think it worked pretty well. This is the equipment that I would recommend. Start off by planning. Take some photos of yourself, draw some pictures, figure out the scale of everything. I mostly worked off a Hungry Jacks Yoshi figurine which was approximately 20 times smaller than real life.