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Halloween Costume Contest

Medieval Gargoyles Perched on Stone Pedestals

Nov 06, 2011
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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, and gluing it over stuffing on the shirts. The legs are sewn and attached to black pants to create the illusion of gargoyles perching on a pedestal. The pedestal is made of boxes with holes cut into them attached to boots. The headpiece, wings, gloves, and tail were painted with stone paint to match. The costumes took about a month and a half to make. 

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  1. sewbuttons May 1st

    Impressive! What were the costumes for?

  2. Rabia November 13th

    Yes, I concur: FAB costume idea, and VERY clever execution of the idea!>applause<

  3. User avater charbroiled November 10th

    You have to be kidding!! Those are the very best costumes I have ever seen! Amazing job!!

  4. User avater sophronia November 7th

    How very creative!

  5. LunaMortus November 6th

    This was simply an amazing costume! You should win an award for it.

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