Camilla Cream's (A Bad Case of Stripes) Costume for Cosplay & Halloween

How to Make Camilla Cream’s Costume from A Bad Case of Stripes

A Bad Case Of Stripes Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
# Item Description
1 Rainbow Body Paint Wear layers of paint in various colors (like the rainbow) on the face and neck.
2 Rainbow Striped Shirt In case you do not want to paint your child’s arms, you can use this shirt.
3 Tights Match the stripes with a pair of tights, too.
4 Camisole Then wear a camisole or dress on top.
5 Hair Ribbon Keep the look cute with this hair ribbon.
6 Thermometer Complete the costume with this thermometer.

Camille Cream’s Bad Case of Stripes features a face painted with the stripes of a rainbow. In case you do not want to use the paint on the arms and legs, you can also use a striped shirt and tights set instead. Then top the whole costume off with a white dress or camisole. Add a finishing touch with a pink ribbon.

About Camilla Cream

Camilla Cream is the main character from the book A Bad Case of Stripes. It is a children’s book written and illustrated by David Shannon. The book was published in 1998 by Blue Sky Press, a division of Scholastic Press. A Bad Case of Stripes sheds light on the subject of being true to oneself. It is used by teachers to teach important values to young students. It follows the story of Camilla who likes lima beans but does not want to eat it in front of friends because her friends do not like the beans. She wants to fit in. The next day, she gets covered in stripes and the only cure was to eat lima beans and not care about what others think of her preference.