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CMFoster
« on: October 30, 2008 09:47:29 AM »

My oldest daughter is to be Glenda the Good Witch from Wizard Of Oz for Halloween.  I'm not yet finished with her dress, but I did finish the crown and I'm SOOOOOO happy with it...  More pictures an information about it (and other Halloween costume projects) on my blog (link in my signature).



Comments welcome!!
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Munora
« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2008 03:01:16 PM »

Oh, that's so sweet. So much nicer than those plastic garbage crowns.
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CMFoster
« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2008 08:51:23 PM »

Thank you!!
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deeredone2
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2008 04:03:24 PM »

Nice Job!  I love it.
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threegirlsandaboy
« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2008 04:26:08 AM »

Gorgeous!
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CMFoster
« Reply #5 on: November 04, 2008 07:56:25 AM »

Thank you!!
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the1irishgirl
« Reply #6 on: November 06, 2008 06:07:26 AM »

Oh my goodness, this is so perfect!  I am making a pink satin 1st birthday ballgown (which, incidentally, I keep thinking looks like Glinda's dress) and this crown is just what I've been looking for!  May I ask if it was from a pattern or did you make it up yourself?  I'm struggling with trying to figure out how to keep it standing straight. 

PS - We're going to do Wizard of Oz next year, too!  Smiley 
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CMFoster
« Reply #7 on: December 07, 2008 08:32:00 PM »

Oh my goodness, this is so perfect!  I am making a pink satin 1st birthday ballgown (which, incidentally, I keep thinking looks like Glinda's dress) and this crown is just what I've been looking for!  May I ask if it was from a pattern or did you make it up yourself?  I'm struggling with trying to figure out how to keep it standing straight. 

PS - We're going to do Wizard of Oz next year, too!  Smiley 

Thank you!  I didn't use a pattern, I just drew a pattern myself - then used that to cut out timetex (this is what makes it stiff enough to stand up).  Then I just traced by facing and lining fabric, using the timetex cutout as a guide.

I can't wait to see your ballgown and crown!!!!  I do hope that you'll share it on here!!
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