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Topic: Michelangelo- the ninja turtle not the artist  (Read 3281 times)
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« on: November 01, 2009 02:11:37 PM »

so this idea got concocted when  i was watching the ninja turtle movies with my boyfriend over the summer reminiscing about the good ole days  Smiley.   Michelangelo was my favorite ninja turtle as a kid plus i though he ha the coolest weapon so that was an easy choice.

the entire costume was made by me with the exception of the fishnets which i found at walmart. Thankfully it was a pretty cheap costume to make i rummaged through my mom's fabric stash for all of the fabric and stuffing, and only had to buy the supplies for nun chucks.



i forgot to get a picture of the shell, but it was all hand sewn because i couldn't figure out how to sew two poofy things together, also it's got a secret pocket for my keys, cellphone, ID and money
That's the closest i have to a picture of the shell. it was also after i slung my nun chucks too hard.


and just because they've my first pair of shoes and i'm proud of them here are my turtle shoes


it was a fun costume and i got alot of complements throughout the night, especially when people found out i made it myself.

thanks for looking.
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« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2009 04:28:00 PM »

You are awesome!  Super fun costume, and a great excuse to rock out some lime green fishnets, lol!
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« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2009 04:53:15 PM »

Totally Tubular Dude! What an awesome costume
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« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2009 04:54:37 PM »

I love it!! I love your turtle shoes too! Great job.
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