Face it: it's too late to come up with something as adorable and creative as this baby Prince costume for your kids to wear to their school Halloween party this year. (Find Discount Diva column on this subject here.)
And even if you had started in May, you probably wouldn't have been able to pull this off:
Let's not even talk about this family that went as the cast of Labyrinth:
But don't freak out and run to the store. You've got plenty of stuff laying around the house to come up with a perfectly respectable Halloween costume.
God's gift to women:
---Samantha Maziarz Christmann