This post is about how I finished making my Olympic Mascot onesie! This turned out really well so I’m excited to write about it. (Part one is here) Once I finished sewing the basic onesie, I needed to add the finishing touches. Here’s what my list of things to do looked like: make it fitted … Continue reading Making the Vinicius onesie: Part 2
First of all here is the fabric (polar fleece) for Vinicius: The first step to making my Vinicius costume was buying a onesie pattern. (I used Mcalls M6251) I traced over the pieces I needed and cut them out. Once that was done, my friend helped by holding the pattern pieces up to me, and marking… Continue reading Making the Vinicius Onesie: Part 1
PYV West Camp is coming up in a couple of weeks! The theme is ‘Olympics’. That means I need to make an olympics costume. At first I was kind of at a loss of what to do, ‘Olympics’ didn’t really start my much creative juices right away. However, last night Mum and I were wondering… Continue reading Olympics Costume!
At the moment I’m doing a lot of research about costume making. I’ve been reading lots of websites, looking at lots of pictures and reading lots of books! I have a lot of new things for my bookshelf so, it’s time for my first ‘haul’ post! The first new resource is a magazine! It goes… Continue reading Resource haul!
At the moment I have a three fun, costume related projects going! Here they are: Captain America T-shirt This project I started, after I watched The Winter Soldier and Captain America: the First Avenger! I bought a few plain coloured T-shirts from Kmart, a few months ago for this very purpose! I’m using the blue one for Cap’s shield.… Continue reading Current Projects!
At the moment I’m working on an early 1940’s girl’s dress. I used information from the pictures in the book: ‘Hidden Like Anne Frank‘, to get a detailed look the 1940’s style. there are lots of good pictures in it. This is the Concept Design i came up with: more Details to come soon! 🙂