Little Monster

Added Nov 13, 2010

by madebymeg

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Check it out at: MadeByMeg

Well, Halloween is just around the corner and my boss gave me Monday off… so that means Halloween costume planning is in progress!

After several lukewarm ideas, I was particularly inspired by this Etsy seller . Her garments are realistic yet amazing interpretations of animals, musical instruments, even food! I have therefore narrowed my costume ideas down to two things: I’ll either be a monster or a cupcake (the gumball machine comes in a close third).

I used my Vogue pattern as a base to sketch up some ideas. Check them out:

Option 1, monster .

Option 2, cupcake .

Which should it be?? Or do I let the fabric store decide?

After an overwhelmingly pro-cupcake response, I did the only logical thing and chose to make a monster. The pattern called to me more—with more details, and more Halloween theme-ness.

Now my apartment is covered in orange monster hair.

Material Notes

fake fur (orange with pink), satin, felt

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Costume
Style
Geek, Other
Material
Leather/Fur, Satin

Credits

Vogue Patterns

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    Jan 17, 2014, 02.11 AMby froggylonglegs

    This dress is soo fantastic! I bet you had the funnest time in it!

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    Apr 17, 2012, 04.28 PMby chased-away

    so cute!

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    Apr 27, 2011, 07.15 PMby gaviccaabri

    lovely!

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    Apr 27, 2011, 07.11 PMby origanimal

    wow! me encantó el difraz!

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    Nov 14, 2010, 12.00 AMby kelepso

    Such comedy! Great fun!

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    Nov 13, 2010, 10.49 PMby tine94

    Wow! this is so awesome, such a happy piece. Not sure i would be able to wear it out in public. lol

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    Nov 13, 2010, 08.59 PMby inguciuke

    your dress is fantastic! It really made my smile :)

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