Maid Marion Costume
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Maid Marion Costume

Make a precious Maid Marion costume, headdress and all, for your little princess of the court!

Created by Michaels Design Team

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
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Material List

  • Jerzees® T-Shirt, Pink, Large Enough for Child’s Dress
  • Tulle Ribbon, White, 1 Spool
  • Silk Flowers, Assorted Roses and Rose Buds, Approximately 1½ Dozen
  • Pink Ribbon
  • Spool-o-Ribbon, Yellow
  • Scissors
  • Green Floral Tape
  • Wire Cutters
  • Heavy Gauge Floral Wire

Project Instructions

Step: 1

T-Shirt Dress:
Cut slits up and down 8-inches from bottom of shirt and 1-inch apart.

Step: 2

Thread pink ribbon in and out of slits all around shirt. Start in the center so you can tie a bow to cinch waist.

Step: 3

Cut 1-yard lengths of tulle, and thread over the ribbon at waist, bringing the ends together. Use yellow ribbon to tie around the top of the ribbon at the slits to keep in place. Continue around the entire shirt.

Step: 4

Remove flowers from stems and randomly glue to tulle pieces.

Step: 5

Cut lengths of ribbon and tulle and tie together to make embellishments for sleeves. Glue to top of shoulders as desired.

Step: 6


Step: 7

Using floral tape, join 2 pieces of wire together.

Step: 8

Cut flower heads from stems, starting in the center and using floral tape attach flowers to wire. Secure well with tape. Continue to desired size of headdress.

Step: 9

Use tulle ribbon and wrap around headdress covering floral tape.

Step: 10

Wrap headdress with ribbon and tie multi-loop bow. Attach at back with long tails of ribbon.


Refer to photo to complete project.