Refashion Runway Sewalong Week Five: Halloween

Thanks mom, you do the most amazing things for me. 🙂

Wedding Dress Blue

What to be for Halloween?  Cowgirl?  Indian?  Fairy?  As Daughter has grown, the answers have changed.

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This year, when she saw the pile I collected for a costume, what she was most of all was SKEPTICAL.

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Really, what was going to come of this orange bridesmaid dress, black lace dress, black skirt, garage sale bag of ribbon…and a pink doll’s hat?  It was the hat that got her.

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“Oh ye of little faith,” I said, “This year I am dressing you AS Halloween.”

First was the bad hat…a little help from spray paint, netting from the green dress makeover, and chickens…and, Ta-dah!  A HAT!

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The hat makes me wish there was a living being a millner these days.  It is so much fun to take bits and pieces and CREATE!

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The bodice was a good fit and I liked the length, but I wanted something quite a bit more dramatic…

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