A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 295,053
Currently Running With Scissors:
675 Guests and 22 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Paper Doll Lady E! (Me)  (Read 1988 times)
Tags for this thread: costume , costume_idea , halloween_costume , craft_challenge_44_entries  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
petuniahead
Renegade Chola
Offline Offline

Posts: 355
Joined: 15-Apr-2005

Viva La Gee Whiz!


View Profile WWW
« on: November 03, 2009 10:10:15 AM »

Hello All!
Well, My Costume this year was inspired be my a story my mama told me about her and her sisters growing up, and having paper dolls, and fashioning up clothes out of paper for their Little Card board cut outs....
Without Further ado...

ME... As a PAPER dolly... Wink Full Shot!



Close up... You can REALLY see the little tags I made to "Fold over myself... All out of Poster board... SOOO FUN!


Tee hee... Outside, Strutting my Stuff, and Showing off my Accessory, (My Paper Purse Wink )



And, Just in Case you were Wondering, I know my mama was Wink , Usually paper doll stand up's are in their Unders... So, I had an old Dress slip, and a t-shirt with a printed Lace Corset on it (Work Friendly), and add some Argyle Tights and Ballet Flats, and I was Good to GO!



My Hair was all in Ringlets, and HAD to be topped off with a Big red SHINY bow, Fake Dolly Eyelashes, and Even a  Paper Ruffle for the bottom of the skirt! I had no problem walking around in it all day Smiley

Thank you for looking, and Happy Voting!!!!



THIS ROCKS   Logged

"I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best."
-Frida Kahlo

www.geewhizdesign.e tsy.com
loisgriffin
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2009 12:06:28 PM »

Very creative, I love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Daymoth
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2009 12:12:46 PM »

I love your details especially the "unders" soo cute!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
petuniahead
Renegade Chola
Offline Offline

Posts: 355
Joined: 15-Apr-2005

Viva La Gee Whiz!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2009 12:48:53 PM »

YAY! Thank you So Much for the Comments! Truly Appreciated! Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best."
-Frida Kahlo

www.geewhizdesign.e tsy.com
digital misfit
Offline Offline

Posts: 3121
Joined: 08-Mar-2008

crazy doesn't begin to cover it!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: November 03, 2009 03:45:30 PM »

LOL very creative!
I like how you took the theme right to the undergarments like a proper paper dolly.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Visit my blog to read my rambling, get free hand embroidery patterns, and even enter giveaways from time to time! http://myhidingplaceincyberspace.blogspot.com
jinxme
« Reply #5 on: November 09, 2009 04:54:31 PM »

this is really cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

i saw you walking on the sidewalk, your head was taller than the trees.

 http://www.myspace.com/beckiann
 http://wists.com/jinxme
 http://www.somebunnies.etsy.com
petuniahead
Renegade Chola
Offline Offline

Posts: 355
Joined: 15-Apr-2005

Viva La Gee Whiz!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: November 10, 2009 10:36:35 AM »

Thank you So Very Much! I For one Had As much fun Making it as I did Wearing it!
 Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best."
-Frida Kahlo

www.geewhizdesign.e tsy.com
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Deviled Ham-Cream Cheese Finger Sandwiches Recipe
Crock Pot Pork Roast Tenderloin and Gravy Recipe
Easy and Elegant Benedictine Finger Sandwiches Recipe
Sunday Morning Sausage Gravy Recipe
Crispy Bacon Topped Baked Beans Recipe
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight On: Amigurumi
Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge - Karen Casper
Tute Tuesday: Wooden Chain

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.