Knight Costume

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by Amy Hartman, A.C. Moore, Manahawkin, NJ

Knight Costume

Knights are always a big hit with little boys … so why not make something special for him with his favorite colors?

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Download, print and cut out all templates.
  • 2
    For Grey collar, fold felt in half, trace shape and cut out. Cut out bottom portion from two sheets of Grey felt.
  • 3
    For collar, outline shape in with Metallic Silver fabric paint. When dry, glue on alternating Gold and Red rhinestones as shown in picture or as desired.
  • 4
    For belt, hot glue two pieces together so they overlap; hide seam with a small piece of felt glued over the seam. Outline shape with Metallic Silver fabric paint. When dry, glue on alternating Gold and Red rhinestones.
  • 5
    Cut out large cross in both Yellow and Militia felt. Outline each with matching color fabric paint.
  • 6
    When dry, glue on collar to shirt first and then the Grey piece, making sure there is enough space to place the Yellow cross between them. Glue on cross.
  • 7
    For cape, cut out around the neck ribbing of Daisy shirt and down the sides of the backs of the shirt, basically cutting where the sleeves end and down.
  • 8
    Glue on Militia cross and add Blue rhinestones as shown in picture.
  • 9
    Glue alternating color rhinestones around the back edges of the cape. Option: glue ribbing of Yellow cape to the ribbing of the Carolina Blue shirt so it will not pull against the child’s neck.
  • 10
    Cut out shield shape from Silver glitter foam sheets and smaller cross from Royal glitter foam sheet.
  • 11
    For shield remove adhesive backing and hot glue to twill bag, matching the two shapes together (this is to ensure that the foam stays on). Glue on rhinestones.
  • 12
    Remove backing from Royal glitter foam sheet and hot glue to shield.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Gildan® T-Shirt 100% Cotton Short Sleeve T-Shirt Daisy (Sized to Fit Child Wearing Costume)
  • Gildan® T-Shirt 100% Cotton Short Sleeve T-Shirt Carolina Blue (Sized to Fit Child Wearing Costume)
  • New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Grey 104276434 (3)
  • New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Militia 104276454
  • New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104276432
  • Nicole™ Crafts Twill Bag 14 inch x 16 inch Natural 104729528
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones 60 pc. Round Jewel 12 mm 104240553 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Zone™ Adhesive Back 9 inch x 12 inch Sheet Glitter Silver 104468074 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Zone™ Adhesive Back 9 inch x 12 inch Sheet Glitter Royal 104468070
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint 1.25 oz. Shiny Yellow 104762915
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint 1.25 oz. Shiny Blue 104762917
  • Tulip® Dimensional Fabric Paint 1.25 oz. Metallic Silver 104548271
  • Scissors
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
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