Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews shows how you can create this Alice in Wonderland card soldier costume. The only sewing is the red hood (free pattern) – the rest of the costume is t-shirt and pants, and a cardboard card that you make. If you do themed family costumes, be sure to check follow along as she creates costumes for other characters in the book.
Click below for her tutorial:
Card Soldier Costume from Alice in Wonderland, by Melly Sews
[photo from Melly Sews]