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I was really stumped on a costume for Halloween this year. At first we had no invites to any parties to go to so I never 'really' looked for a costume. We just talked about it. But once we got invited to a Halloween party, I just didn't have the time or money to put together a creative costume. Adam told me I should go as April O'Neil from the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles show. Initially I shrugged it off. But then we kept watching the show... and I completely fell in love with it. The humour, chemistry and personalities of  the turtles on the Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles show is so awesome!

Source: via Jen on Pinterest

So after countless trips to thrift stores and Google searches for a costume that would be easily and cheaply attainable, I decided to dress as April from the new show.

Source: via Jen on Pinterest

Her outfit is very straight forward and I only spent $4 on a pair of socks. I did, however, go on a search for a crew-neck yellow t-shirt but apparently that's impossible to find at this time of year. So I had to go with a v-neck I already owned. Either way, it was a quick and fun costume.

Halloween Costume

Most people had no idea who I was at the Halloween party but me and Adam were happy with what I put together.

 xo Jen


  1. I haven't seen the new TMNT, but you've totally got the April hair, so you ROCKED it! =0)


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