Tags: stick | figure | costume | toddler | viral

Stick Figure Costume on Toddler Goes Viral ... Halloween Must Be Near (Video)

Friday, 25 Oct 2013 07:27 AM

By Alexandra Ward

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
A video of a toddler running around in a stick figure costume is the Internet's newest viral offering and, Twitter users say, a "pretty awesome" Halloween idea.

Royce Hutain, a photographer from Huntington Beach, Calif., thought it would be funny to dress his 22-month-old daughter Zoey up in an LED light suit that, in the dark, creates a stick figure effect, CBS Los Angeles reported. He recorded her tottering around and posted the clip Tuesday to YouTube and Reddit, the social news site.


But he had no idea the video would take off like it did, generating a staggering 7.6 million views in just three days.

Editor's Note: ObamaCare Is Here. Are You Prepared?

"I sit at computers all day, and I get bored, and I think of ideas like this," Hutain told CBS Los Angeles. "All of a sudden, it’s gone crazy."

This isn’t the first time Hutain has made a stick figure costume. He's also posted videos on YouTube showing his snowboarder buddies whizzing around in the outfits.

He plans to post a tutorial online showing people how to construct their own stick figure costumes.

"I don't have the time to try to make money off these things, but it’d be great to be able to show other people how to make them," he said. "I'd love to see other videos of other people doing it."

There are sure to be copycat videos floating around in no time, as Redditors and Twitter users loved Hutain's idea.

"This might just be the coolest baby costume in the entire world," one Reddit user posted

"Put this in production and you can retire next year," another said of the potential profits Hutain could make.









Editor's Note: Do You Support Obamacare? Vote in Urgent National Poll

Related stories:

Mental Patient Halloween Costumes Pulled by Stores After Complaints

USA Today: Adding Some 'Bark' to the Halloween 'Boo!'

Forbes: Halloween Stores Are Popping Up All Over  

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Send me more news as it happens.
 
 
Get me on The Wire
Send me more news as it happens.
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
You May Also Like

Wiley Bridgeman, Ricky Jackson Freed Decades After Wrongful Convictions

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 20:23 PM

Wiley Bridgeman, 60, and Ricky Jackson, 57, were freed Friday after being imprisoned for nearly four decades for a 1975  . . .

Akai Gurley Accidentally Shot and Killed by NYPD Rookie Officer

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 20:04 PM

Unarmed 28-year-old Akai Gurley was accidentally shot dead by a rookie police officer in Brooklyn who was walking with h . . .

Jimmy Kimmel: Mean Tweets About Celebs Read Aloud by Said Celebs (Video)

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 18:57 PM

"Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Thursday brought back the popular, laugh-out-loud Mean Tweets, where celebrities read the cruel t . . .

Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved