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BERNINA Halloween 2011 Angler fish

Added Oct 19, 2011

by sassy-pants

Pasco, Washingto...






When I asked my five year old what he wanted to be for Halloween last year he said an angler fish. Always up for a challenge I started working. The fish base is from an out of print Simplicity pattern and I made alterations to the tail and fins to make them look a little more like a scary deep sea fish. I also added teeth, lights, a lure, and big bulging eyes.

Material Notes

crepe back satin, foam, vinyl, plastic Christmas ornaments (eyes and lure), plastic tubing, wire, lights, ribbon




Garment Type
Organza, Other, Satin

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    Oct 20, 2014, 10.52 PMby Jafraley

    Would you like to sell the costume of you still have it?

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    Nov 1, 2011, 05.06 PMby hanolalaith

    This is so cool! All his friends were super jealous, I’m sure. Amazing!

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    Oct 29, 2011, 12.27 PMby frankiesoup

    This is, without a doubt, the best halloween costume I have ever seen. Ever.

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    Oct 25, 2011, 09.36 PMby sunintheclouds

    Okay This is AWESOME!

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    Oct 19, 2011, 04.32 PMby patti-r

    Awesome job!!! I have the pattern simplicity 4926 kids fish costume. made my grandson Gold Fish costume about 3 years ago, checked it is out of print.

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    Oct 19, 2011, 08.36 AMby freakusbzzz

    Youre the coolest mum!

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    Oct 19, 2011, 08.15 AMby marjoleintje

    Hello, very nice

    can you tell me where I find the pattern of the fish my son want a fish now….. thanks

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    Oct 19, 2011, 08.03 AMby machelefranklin

    This is brilliant !!

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