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Topic: From a dinosaur to Max from Where the Wild Things Are  (Read 2187 times)
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« on: November 02, 2008 02:01:50 PM »

I have no hope of getting any votes, because y'alls' costumes are AMAZING, but I can't resist showing off my little girl.

Where the Wild Things are has always been one of my favorite books, so Lily was Max for Halloween this year.

I'm an extreme novice at sewing, so we bought a dinosaur costume, removed the spines off of the back of it, and then I tacked some claws and buttons on, and used a fox tail in the back.  The crown  my mom made from gold tag board and scraps of fur.

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The back with tail:
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« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2008 02:25:38 PM »

what an adorable idea!! I love that story and that is one cute baby!!
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« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2008 02:32:55 PM »

Such a precious little cutie. Smiley  You did a terrific job!  That's got to be the snuggliest Max costume ever! Cheesy    
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2008 02:37:58 PM »

Well, we're in Minnesota, so Halloween tends to be pretty chilly.  Snuggly is necessary.  (Though it wasn't too bad this year.

Thanks for the compliments, ladies!
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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2008 11:22:07 PM »

Great costume!  She's adorable!!  I love the tail, nice and floofy!  And that crown is great!
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