When I first asked Thea what she wanted to be for Halloween, she answered without skipping a beat: "an orange leaf!" So, an orange leaf she was.
First came the leaf:
The crown is my favorite part of her costume.
She wore the costume three times, so it has already gotten good use. And we had such fun trick-or-treating with our wonderful neighbors, though I think Thea was starting to wonder what she was missing by not eating all the candy being handed out. Thankfully, there were lots of other treats that she could enjoy - pretzels, pencils, erasers, and my favorite - these silly glasses.