Posing as an evil-in-disquise Santa , the infamous Grinch enlists the help of his loyal companion Max to load up and pull his sleigh in an evil ploy to steal the Christmas gifts from all the Whos in Whoville in the beloved Dr. Details on how I pulled off these costumes for as cheap as possible, because that is how I roll when it comes to costumes!
As the wide-grinned Grinch plotted how to steal Christmas, he turned to his friend Max as a stand-in for one of Santa's sleigh-pulling reindeer. If your dog decides the dress-up gig is not their thing, heed their signs and remove any or all of their costume attire.
Oct 22. The Grinch: So my plan was, as soon as she was big enough to walk in the costume, that's what she'd be! Here I am with my little Who family!!
Zero Dollars Cindy Lou Who: Dressing up pets can be a challenge, and success widely depends on your dog's personality and the selected costume choice. Once you've gathered your basic supplies, you're ready to start crafting your own set of pet antlers. The Story Behind The Robe.
While there are plenty of reindeer pet antlers available in the seasonal pet costume aisle at big-box retail and pet stores, for those who want to craft their own homemade costume, simply follow these antler making tips:. I also added a leftover bow from my Christmas wrapping supplies. We already owned pink sneakers and I just put her in some pink clothes underneath.
Interestingly enough, I always thought that my daughter Kensington, from the time she was born, reminded me of Cindy Lou. Take a few cues from your pet, if your pooch is seemingly uncomfortable or fussing with their headpiece, grab the camera, snap a few quick pictures of your pet for memories, and get them back into their comfort zone as soon as possible.
I borrowed some ugly sweaters from some friends.
The Green Robe. Dressing your pet as Max is easy and an affordable holiday costume idea. For my hair, I put an empty water bottle in the center of my head, pulled my hair up over it and tied it off with an elastic. I found the reindeer fuzzy one piece at Carter's for 16 dollars, the hat was 7 dollars, but both pieces can be used for the winter anyway, so it's not a total waste of money on a wear once costume.
While the Grinch costume is tricky and requires a mask or green face paint for best results, Max is an easy pet costume that requires little more than a standard set of reindeer-inspired pet antlers. Baby , Mom Life , Tips.
Make sure your pet's antlers don't impact the sight or breathing of your pet when crafting your unique Max suit. Bear in mind that a costume that's ill-fitting or uncomfortable can present both a safety or health hazard to your pet. If you've got an open-minded pooch you want to outfit for the holidays, a Max the Grinch dog costume is a humorous and easy choice.