Copyright (c) 2017 en-us Threads - "Threads Halloween Costume Contest 2010" contest entries Threads - "Threads Halloween Costume Contest 2010" contest entries Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:54:03 -0500 Threads - "Threads Halloween Costume Contest 2010" contest entries Threads - "Threads Halloween Costume Contest 2010" contest entries <![CDATA[Killer Bee Halloween costume]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 22:52:36 -0500 Killer Bee Halloween costume Posted by KewpieDoll
This is my Killer Bee Halloween costume.  I could not find any black and yellow striped fabric so I had to make it myself.  I bought some cheap black frabric and sewed on fat... ]]>
<![CDATA[Doctor Who -- The Fourth Doctor]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 21:12:01 -0500 Doctor Who -- The Fourth Doctor Posted by KBthreads
  For this costume I made the 13-foot-long scarf out of thrift store sweaters (see detailed instructions below), dyed the hat brown and attached a hat band, made the necktie, and restructured... ]]>
<![CDATA[St. George and the Dragon]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 20:09:34 -0500 St. George and the Dragon Posted by Monica in Maryland
This was a group costume that began with Renn Faire costumes for my daughters. The youngest (7yo) wanted to be a dragon for halloween. It was a short step to include the fair maidens and (the former... ]]>
<![CDATA[Wizrobe and Link]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 17:32:12 -0500 Wizrobe and Link Posted by ASewingMom
These are characters from my sons' favorite video game The Legend of Zelda, Wind Waker.  The Boss Wisrobe, the villan on the left, and Link, the hero, on the right.  ]]>
<![CDATA[Luigie]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 15:31:59 -0500 Luigie Posted by gmahanna
Luigie's hat was my challenge here,but basically two circles of a faux suede with fun foam reinforcement on the interior made the shape correct. The bill was sewn around an insert of fun foamnbsp... ]]>
<![CDATA[Jessie times two]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 15:11:41 -0500 Jessie times two Posted by gmahanna
Ryan,4 and Ella,3, both told Grandma that they wanted to be "Jessie". So I did Jessie times 2.  The details had to be right,according to my two little clients,so I used plain white dress shirts... ]]>
<![CDATA[Homemade Slinky Dog Costume]]> Sun, 14 Nov 2010 00:34:40 -0500 Homemade Slinky Dog Costume Posted by thomp5km
I have been an artist for years and I love to create and push myself beyond my limits! I have made original costumes in the past, but this year I really wanted to go all out! I am a senior art major... ]]>
<![CDATA[Halloween 2010]]> Sat, 13 Nov 2010 09:39:32 -0500 Halloween 2010 Posted by Kutz
These are the Halloween costumes I made for my family. For the Mad Hatter, I used an old suit jacket and added more fabric to it to make it longer. Sewed wood spools with different colored threads on... ]]>
<![CDATA[Pink Panther]]> Sat, 13 Nov 2010 09:36:11 -0500 Pink Panther Posted by LucyClark
Pink Panther costume was made from a pattern I bought years ago. I used embroidery and felting techniques on the head and face. The ears have wire to stand up. The mittens are threaded through the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Halloween Costume Contest]]> Fri, 12 Nov 2010 13:10:21 -0500 Halloween Costume Contest Posted by coatcheck
I made this dress and shrug with a phone call and a few measurements from 1500 miles away. The dress, lining, crinoline and sheer layers are all French seamed.  The zipper is... ]]>
<![CDATA[For Boys Who Are Getting to "That Age"]]> Fri, 12 Nov 2010 10:35:20 -0500 For Boys Who Are Getting to Posted by user-4382552
My son does not like to wear face paint or masks. He said this year he wanted to "look like himself". We thought of Martian antennae, then a mad scientist, when he said he wanted to be a Lego man. I... ]]>
<![CDATA[Word up, it's Word Girl!]]> Fri, 12 Nov 2010 02:11:56 -0500 Word up, it's Word Girl! Posted by suprneko
My daughter wanted to be her favorite superhero, Word Girl, for Halloween. I had made red leggings previously and luckily had left over fabric. I self drafted the shirt, hood, detachable cape, gloves... ]]>
<![CDATA[Neverland Dept of Correction]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 22:08:57 -0500 Neverland Dept of Correction Posted by aqn
I made these outfits for Halloween 2009 for my wife and myself from a 100% cotton from Jo-Ann's Fabrics.  The idea is along the line of "Prison Couture".  Both outfits have quilted... ]]>
<![CDATA[Alice]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 17:33:01 -0500 Alice Posted by artzyfartzy68
This is Audrey, as Alice, 20 mths Alice has a linen dress from a peasant dress pattern in Lalala3 with 3 rows of elastic shirring at the sleeves and the neckline. The hem is trimmed with white... ]]>
<![CDATA[The Red Queen]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 17:29:00 -0500 The Red Queen Posted by artzyfartzy68
this is Rosemary, as The Red Queen, 5 wks old. The Red Queen's dress is a Kwik Sew"s Sewing for Baby baby dress bodice with self-drafted sleeves, skirt and overskirt. It closes w/ one button on the... ]]>
<![CDATA[The Mad Hatter]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 17:14:53 -0500 The Mad Hatter Posted by artzyfartzy68
The is William, 3 years old, as The Mad Hatter. The Mad Hatter is wearing reconned thrift store jacket (women's size M to a size 4t!), with homemade uniform polo (white shirt), self-drafted vest w... ]]>
<![CDATA[The White Rabbit]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 17:03:56 -0500 The White Rabbit Posted by artzyfartzy68
This is Aldous, 25mths, as The White Rabbit. The White Rabbit is a self-drafted zipfront jumpsuit out of fun-fur and felt and a satin-lined hood. It's sleeveless to allow ease of movement under the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Pirate Costumes]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 15:24:03 -0500 Pirate Costumes Posted by kyleleandra
I made both of our pirate costumes.  I used some relavant patterns and researched pirate outfits to come up with a pattern for fairly accurate costumes.  The jackets, shirts, vests, and... ]]>
<![CDATA[Baterina]]> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 09:36:00 -0500 Baterina Posted by Stitch2much
My Baterina costume was "inspired" by a the ready-to-wear costume indicated below for my 10 year old daughter, as always, by special request. I used no commecial patterns to create this costume. I... ]]>
<![CDATA[costume contest]]> Wed, 10 Nov 2010 20:59:32 -0500 costume contest Posted by MarisaD
My 16 year old son wanted a Jedi costume that looked authentic. He accompanied me to the store to pick the "perfect" fabric's that would complete the task.  They had to feel right and look... ]]>