Chinese Takeout Kid's Costume for Halloween

Chinese takeout never looked so good. Make this clever costume for your Chinese food lover on Halloween.
What You Need:

For the carryout container you'll need:

  • Cardboard box
  • 4 yards of 36-inch-wide red paper (sold off the roll at art supply stores)
  • Gold paper
  • Two 1-yard lengths of 11/2-inch ribbon
  • Packing tape
  • Utility knife

For the shirt you'll need:

  • Shirt
  • 1/2x12x36-inch white plastic foam sheet
  • Utility knife

For the hat you'll need:

  • Three 12x18-inch sheets of light brown crafts foam
  • 1 sheet of white crafts foam
  • Florist's wire
  • Black paint marker
  • Khaki hat
  • Stapler

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