There’s nothing fishy about scrambling to finish your Halloween costume. If you haven’t had time to strategize your outfit, we recommend throwing together one of our favorite costumes: a DIY mermaid. It’s easy and adorable, and don’t worry about walking in your “tail.” See how you can craft (or simply buy) your own below.
For a glam approach to the classic mermaid costume, Lauren Conrad crafted a DIY look we can’t get enough of. Decorate a bodice with seashells and make your tail out of sequined fabric for your most Insta-worthy costume yet.
MERMAID COSTUME ESSENTIALS
In this tutorial, The Sewing Rabbit shows us how to turn your kid into a mermaid. Your daughter (and everyone you see on Halloween) will be wowed by how you transform organza into an incredible tail. If you follow the directions, you should be able to finish in 90 minutes!