Queen of Hearts Costume

Added Mar 28, 2010

by heyhogwarts

San Antonio, Tex...

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Description

So ever since I saw the project “Off with his head!” I KNEW I wanted to be the Queen of Hearts for Halloween! This costume was definitely a challenge for me, but it turned out very well and I have worn it every chance I’ve gotten so far!

Material Notes

Cheap costume fabric from JoAnn’s, haha.
I actually sewed cards on the dress.
The hat is actually made out of cardboard and paper poster board.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Costume
Material
Blends

Credits

Off with his head!

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    Apr 1, 2010, 09.52 AMby aimifarhana

    wow… luv it. i’m going to be queen of heart for upcoming party. i’m going to make myself this costume. question: how do you lift the collar to make it stand? please answer… i really want to make my own costume. tq

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      Apr 2, 2010, 07.28 AMby heyhogwarts

      I actually didn’t support my collar well enough, so it kept flopping down on me and continues to do so everytime I wear it :(
      My professor told me that I should’ve added thin boning to my collar to make it stand, so that’s what I suggest to do.

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    Mar 31, 2010, 06.16 PMby bethecain

    This costume is so cute! i love when people make their own costumes!

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    Mar 30, 2010, 07.57 PMby Olivia Anne

    this looks so good!

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    Mar 29, 2010, 05.22 AMby cquinn13

    amazing! great job!

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    Mar 29, 2010, 01.04 AMby seasidelaundry

    Killer! You got to the “heart” of it so well. Love the room, too-much like one I am in at the moment. Nice capture of theme.

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    Mar 28, 2010, 08.05 PMby cantare

    This is great! Especially since I saw Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland the costumes have inspired me Lewis Carroll style!

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