Making your own Pocahontas costume based on the character from the hugely popular Disney movie is a great idea for children and adults. A Pocahontas costume is extremely easy to make and therefore a great last minute costume idea.
Pocahontas Costume – Pocahontas
In order to make your own Pocahontas costume you are required to dress in a native American style. Everything you will need for this fancy dress is available to buy quite cheaply. Here is everything you will need to make your own Pocahontas costume from the famous Disney movie.
|Your Pocahontas costume is based around the dress you will need.
The dress you choose should have a Native American style to it just like the character in the Disney movie.
|When it comes to jewellery for your Pocahontas fancy dress you will need a necklace. This necklace should have a Native American style to it and be blue.
The easiest thing to do here is purchase an official Pocahontas necklace which is licensed by Disney.
|If you really want your Pocahontas to look fantastic you will need an armband around your right bicep.
The easiest way to replicate the armband the character has is to use temporary tattoo that look similar to hers.
|Pocahontas, for most of the movie, is seen wearing no shoes.
Going bare foot may not be an option for this costume. Here would would recommend a pair of Native American style boots or a pair of ballet flats.
Pocahontas Hair Feather
|A really nice touch to your Pocahontas fancy dress is to use a Native American headband.
You can also use feather to create a beautiful Native American hairstyle and look.
Pocahontas Hair – Pocahontas Wig
|Not many people will have hair the same color or as long as this character.
The easiest way to replicate this characters hairstyle for your Pocahontas costume is to buy a straight, long haired, black wig.
|The final part of making your own Pocahontas fancy dress is a racoon.
In the movie Pocahontas has a friend which is a racoon named Meeko.
This is easy to replicate by buying a stuffed racoon toy.
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