Author(s): Fifi Colston
HELP! It's 7pm and costume day tomorrow - what are we going to wear? This will be the go to book for busy parents faced with the dilemma of having to come up with a costume at short notice! From quick ideas involving just a baggy T shirt and nine nifty outfits to delightfully gross ideas involving bubble wrap and yoghurt, this how to handbook is a lifesaver. Materials for costumes are raided from the pantry or the recycling.
Finalist: New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2015
Fifi Colston is a Wellington veteran of the World of Wearable Art Awards. She has been a finalist and award winner for over 17 years, having entered 18 garments in total. Fifi has also worked in the New Zealand film industry as a costumier and illustrator with Weta Workshop. She is a published junior fiction novelist, children's book illustrator, magazine poet and a long standing presenter of arts and crafts on TVNZ's What Now and, more recently, Good Morning.