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Sally from ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ Halloween Costume Makeup/Facepaint Tutorial Video

This is my first attempt at a tutorial video so I hope it is easy to follow. I made up my Sally costume and then made-up my face. Normally I would paint it, but this time I used mostly makeup for a more durable look and for those of you out there who don’t necessarily have a face painting kit lying around (in which case I ask you, really, what have you been doing with your life?) Here is the video;

Sally from The Nightmare Before Christmas Makeup Facepaint Tutorial


Hope you like it 😀

All Hallows Eve: The Revelation – Sally from The Nightmare Before Christmas

Here it is, a secret no longer! Inspired by my favourite director and one of my favourite films, this quirky, creepy character was the perfect choice for this years costume. I started with an old strapless tube dress and some colourful rags and added a wig, blue tights, makeup + face paint (tutorial to follow). So, without further ado, my 2012 halloween costume;

This is part of the project from IFB.

Halloween Outfits

So I LOVE halloween. It is not just my favourite night, but my favourite time of year. I love everything about it, and now that we are in October its officially okay for me to start planning. I’ve started obsessing about my costume, so I took a glance back at recent costumes. From left to right, row by row;
old man tramp, white swan, Columbia from Rocky Horror, Cavewoman
Poison Ivy, Columbia, Clown
Queen of Hearts, Schoolgirl, Thing 1 from Dr. Seuss, Ginger Spice, Carnival
Check out my Pinterest for my moodboard of Halloween crafts and ideas, and stay posted for my next Halloween update, same time next week 😀

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