Monthly Archives: October 2014

Devil horn hair clips

The kids wanted me to dress up today. I didn’t. I wanted to (and did) wear a Halloween shirt. But I did make some devil horn hair clips. Supplies Fimo or other brand polymer clay (the kind that bakes to … Continue reading

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Finished vampirate costume

After sewing on the sleeves, what seemed like a few too many hooks and eyes, and glueing on some sparkly trim the costume is done! And my daughter loves it!! While I love how it turned out almost as much … Continue reading

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Vampirate costume part 3

I got the vest part of the shirt sewn. It had 3 facing pieces, 3 main pieces, and 3 peplum prices. I didn’t hem the lower edge of the peplum because that is how my daughter wanted it. I got … Continue reading

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Vampirate costume part 2

I sewed the skirt today, I thought it was going to take about an hour, but it took me almost 2. Part of why it took me as long as id did, was because the safety pin popped open a … Continue reading

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Vampirate costume part 1

I didn’t get as much done as I would have liked but I did get it cut out. Both layers of the skirt, and the waistband. As well as the shirt, with contrasting sleeves. I have just a few days … Continue reading

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Finished camo jacket.

There was only a few finishing details left anyway. I hemmed the sleeves. And I sewed on a hook and eye, as well as the button. My son jumped up and down and gave me a hug when I let … Continue reading

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Camo jacket part 8

Yikes! I had no idea it was going to take me this long to make it. But I am getting closer and closer to finished. I put in the lining today. I still have to hand sew the main fabric … Continue reading

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