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Red gabardine fabric
Red hat with white featherWhite...
Bowser from Mario Bros!
We did a group costume for Mario Kart this year. Bowser was a costume I could not find anywhere so I decided to make my own version. The whole costume is hand...
We are ancient gargoyles who just flew off a cathedral in France. These costumes are completely home-made. We made the stone shirts by painting felt with stone paint and then cutting it into pieces...
I sewed the hooded cape of a fine wale corduroy, and the peasant style full skirt from broadcloth - with patch pockets, whopping rick-rack and broderie anglaise trim. The hood was lined with a nice...
I created this costume from some old burlap and linen for my little girl.
I created this costume with a feather boa, tulle and lots of glue!
I draped and designed this alien coatume and used boning to create volume.
My 7 year old son wanted to be Garfield for Halloween and he convinced his sister to be Nermal. So, my partner and I decided to join in with Odie and Arlene. It was a blast!
ninja costume reconstructed from childs costume chestpiece and boot covers turned into vest and wrist and knee pads
old kids dress reconstructed
scraps used to make doll dress
make up on eyes
balloon in shape of 0
kids plastic army toys
army cargo pants
the jacket is an old winter jacket we covered strip by strip with red duct tape and shaped it into the thriller jacket the details were added with black electrical tape
laundry basket duct tape poster board foam paper hot glue
this was all handmade by us material used was stuff laying around the house mostly recycled materials trash bags garbage ties plastic totes chicken wire duct tape card board
Used paper mache to make the body for Mike and green fleece to make the shoe covers. Used wire from inside a play tunnel to make the body of Boo and covered it with pubple felt. Added clothes...
My home made Russian Nesting Doll costume. I made a chicken wire form for the shape around my dress form then draped canvas around. The head is lined with 1" thick sheet foam, and there are three...
President Obama carrying a box marked "Property Seal Team SIX" which holds Osama Bin Laden with a rocket through his head, covered in blood .
Our family dressed up as the Wizard of Oz characters this year. My 1 year-old got to be the more-cute-than-cowardly lion. I used McCall's pattern M6105 to create the look. I modified the pattern for...
This halloween I decided to be "practically perfect in every way" and dress as Mary Poppins! Inspired by both the classic film and the Broadway Production, I made a coat using Simplicity 2581. The...
I used two cardboard boxes, one large, one medium. I cut all the flaps off. I glued them together with very strong glue and let dry overnight. I then spray painted the boxes silver. I again let this...
I was asked to make an Army costume for one of my grandsons for Halloween, if I could. I didn't have a specific pattern for the costume, I just used a basic shirt and pant pattern that I had...
For my 3rd grandsons first Halloween I fell in love with a pattern for a lion, McCalls 8938 pattern. I made the pattern with soft flannel fabric, using some of the slipper sole fabric for the...
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