Civil War Costumes Civil War Dress-up Day Friday, April 18th
Types of Costumes • Southern Belle • N/S Officer • Wounded Soldier • Abe Lincoln • Jefferson Davis • Nurses • Plantation Owners • Women as soldiers • Matthew Brady
How to make your own: • Hit second hand stores • Ask neighbors, relatives and/or former MMS students • Craft, fabric and party stores have lots of inexpensive goodies
You can also rent: “Costume Rental” in the yellow pages: • Costume Castle,742-898-1053 Route 8 • Spotlight Costumes, 412-381-7733, East Carson Street • Abmayr Costume Service, 412-638-7369 Liberty Avenue • Costume World, 412-281-3277, Smallman St. • Vintage Costumes LLC, 724-887-8255, Scottdale • Carol Peluso Costumes, 412-781-9765, Etna Check out the current yellow pages!!!! Remember, this can get a little expensive.
What to expect on April 18: • You need to wear your costume all day. • Gym teachers are very understanding. • Bring a camera! • Your costume points are based on participation and effort. • You will attend all of your regular classes. • Afternoon Grande March Parade around the school (weather permitting)
Civil War Nurses Civil War Nurse Barbie!