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Last-minute Halloween costumes

FamilyFun.Com has tips on throwing together last-minute costumes assembled from stuff lying around the house. Use their search function to find instructions for Retro Robot (using silverfoill and flexible dryer duct); Cave Kid (a tunic, a plastic bat disguised with bubble packaging as a club, teeth made from foil and masking tape); or Sweet Cone (a giant ice cream cone created with fiberfill foam and fabrice).