Saturday, October 15, 2011

A witch, an aviator, and Lightning McQueen!



My daughter came up with these super cute costumes one year.  


I know I'm biased, but I think this is about the cutest witch ever!


She simplified a little by starting with a generic witch's costume.  She then added on more colorful tulle, some purple satin, and trim.  Decked out with some striped tights and this little witch is not so scary!


This handsome guy wanted to be an aviator.  His favorite ride at California Adventure is Soarin' Over California.  In fact, the last time we went to Disneyland, he brought his aviator hat to wear on the ride!  (See below!)  She made the hat and goggles and put wire in the scarf so it could be "blowin' in the wind!"  The jacket was purchased, but got double duty the following year when he dressed as Indiana Jones.



And someone I know LOVES Lightning McQueen.  She made this costume without a pattern!  It took some time, but I think it turned out great!  Here's a tip...download images from the internet, print them onto iron-on fabric sheets and add them as details to your costume. VVVROOOOM!

To see more of her creativity, visit easypeasypie.blogspot.com.

4 comments:

  1. Really cute costumes for really cute kids! Kim did a great job with all three of these.

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  2. Awesome job she did thats for sure!! The car one reminds me of the lady who made the magic school but earlier this year for book week Speaking of which go see the Nanny Mcphee I made not long back.Reckon me and you will be sharing costumes for a long time now lol

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  3. I may be biased, too. Thanks for posting these! I haven't seen them in awhile. I do love the way Eli's aviator costume turned out. :o)

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  4. Oh, the aviator's hat and goggles are too cute!!! These are fantastic costumes. Your daughter is very talented; I guess it runs in the family :)

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