Tag Archives: Halloween

Halloween Hair Bows | Show & Tell

Just a quick show & tell! Be sure to follow my Ribbon, Tulle, & Hair Pretties board on Pinterest if you like hair bow inspiration.  Halloween Hair Bows I’m trying to use up my ribbon stash…I went on a spree a … Continue reading

Posted in Bows, Costumes, holidays | Tagged , , | 4 Comments
DIY Tin Man Costume for less than $20!

DIY Tin Man Costume Sof’s mom brought me some inexpensive stretchy metallic fabric and red trim with a request for a Tin Man costume. Total cost for this project was around $20, including the funnel to make the hat. For … Continue reading

Posted in Costumes, Girls Clothing | Tagged , , | 10 Comments
Pirate Costume Reveal!

I’ve been working on these costumes forever, and I can’t wait to share with you! Here are Bella & cousin Julian having a sword fight. A few more shots… (You can click here to see how I made her shirt.) … Continue reading

Posted in Costumes, Design, Kids, Sewing | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment
Taking a Break From Pirates

I’ve been working on a fully boned & lined corset using Butterick 5662. I’m a size 10ish. I thought it would be safe to buy the pattern sizes 6-14. But after constructing the front and back bodice, I realized it … Continue reading

Posted in Pattern Review, Sewing | Tagged , | Leave a comment
I Hate Pirates

I made Edson’s pants yesterday for his costume. They were so carefully constructed and had a nice tailored look….but they didn’t fit! What’s worse is; I’m out of that fabric! So I’m going to work on my costume for a … Continue reading

Posted in Costumes, Crafty, Sewing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment