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Halloween prep... (PICTURES!!)

Thursday, October 24, 2013

I'll jump on the bandwagon & post some of my 'progress' pics for my Halloween costume!
It's a Disney themed party this year (anything owned by Dizzz was fair game, so wide open).
I decided to go old-school-retro-traditional. :-)
Here's basically what I've aimed at:



A couple of thrift store bedsheets:

A downloaded picture of the approximate right shape:

(pattern being out of print...)

A mockup (sans sleeves):

The cape:

A cheap halloween wig (which needs some work before Saturday, obvs):

And, a helmet that's getting a bit of a makeover:

I'm still working on shoes... Worse comes to worse, I've got these silver crazy tall platform go-go boots that I can wear (It _is_ an adult halloween party, afterall), but I'm still on the lookout for boots like the photo, that I can spray paint silver.

Okay. Gotta get off the computer & get back to working on the costume!!
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  • no profile photo CD3800677
    Your costume looks like it's going to be awesome! Such a cool idea, too.
    2531 days ago
  • LARISSA238
    Awesome costume! I wish I had a sewing machine!
    2532 days ago
  • LESLEE33
    Great idea for the costume! emoticon
    2532 days ago
    Cool! Tomorrow Land! It looks great!
    2532 days ago
    Being this close to Halloween, the costume-themed stores around here have started doing crazy markdowns. Maybe you can find boots at a similar store in your neighborhood?

    The costume looks awesome so far, by the way.
    2532 days ago
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