How to Make a Sailor Girl Outfit

Do you want to be a sailor girl for Halloween? Or do you just love the nautical look? If so, this article is for you.

Steps

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    Buy a shirt that has navy blue and white stripes. Long sleeved ones look the best.
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    Purchase a Navy Blue skirt that is not too short, but not too long (about 3-5 inches above the knee).
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    Get a red ascot, or scarf.
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    Buy a sailor hat (available at most party stores)
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    For shoes, get some navy blue flats, but black is fine as well.
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    When you wear the shirt, tuck it in to the skirt. Tie the ascot around your neck.
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    To complete your look, you can add socks if you wish.
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    As an extra, you could have some jewelry that identifies with sailing (e.g. earrings and a necklace shaped like anchors).
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    Go fairly light on the make-up. A natural look should be fine, but add some red lipstick for a nice touch
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    If you want to go all-out, paint your nails a navy blue, or even add anchor stickers.
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    If this costume is for a child that is going trick-or-treating, consider purchasing a bag that looks like an anchor, or has a sailing theme.

Tips

  • holding some rope is a nice accessory for this costume

Things You'll Need

  • Striped Navy and White shirt
  • navy skirt
  • red scarf
  • sailor hat
  • flats
  • themed jewelry (optional)
  • navy nail polish (optional)
  • anchor bag (optional)
  • rope (optional)

Article Info

Categories: Costumes