How do you make a glowing costume?
You need about 20 glow sticks per dress. When you are ready to shine, hook the glow sticks together with the little plastic connectors that come with the package and then thread them into the fabric tubes. Glow sticks typically last about 14-18 hours, so the costumes will glow all night with no problem.
How do you make a stick figure costume?
- Cut a large circle out of the posterboard, to use as the face. Use the thick marker to draw on a face.
- Tape the face to the sunglasses with the lenses popped out (if using).
- Add the black tape to the shirt and pants to look like a stick figure.
How do you glue glow sticks to clothes?
When your glow sticks are in the pattern you want for the costume, use clear packaging tape to secure the glow sticks to the clothing. Stick the tape on the glow sticks lengthwise, so the entire glow stick is covered in tape. Do not crack the glow sticks at this time.
How do glow sticks work?
Glow sticks emit light when two chemicals are mixed. The chemical in the glass vial is hydrogen peroxide. By mixing the peroxide with the phenyl oxalate ester, a chemical reaction takes place, yielding two moles of phenol and one mole of peroxyacid ester (1,2-dioxetanedione).
Can you put glow stick liquid on clothes?
Glow sticks are fun for kids of all ages. But if one happens to break and the liquid spills out onto clothes or linens, the stain can be difficult to wash out if you do not get to it right away, due to the components in the liquid. Most glow sticks contain hydrogen peroxide, phenyl oxalate ester, and a fluorescent dye.
How long are glow stick necklaces?
|Glow Duration:||Approx. 6 Hours|
|Shelf Life:||Approx. 3 Years|
|Length:||3 inches (7.5 cm) – Lanyard Length: 16″ (40 cm)|
|Width:||Diameter: 1/4 inch (0.7 cm)|