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« on: December 08, 2009 08:11:22 AM »

I was given the brief "something christmassy" for my daughter's xmas pageant... when asked what she'd like to go as, my daughter said "a volcano"...ooook then.

suffice to say she's not going to be a volcano for the pageant, but I did have to promise to make her a volcano outfit in order to placate her into being happy to dress as a little miss santa (pics on tomorrow after her dress rehearsal Wink )

here it is!! volcano poncho and matching hat. omg I love that girlie!!

here it is without a child in it

and here is the stone coloured fleece fabric, and some of the appliqu of the red fleece.

the whole thing has cost me less than 5 because I was able to use quite small pieces of fleece, both of which were on sale at a local fabric store lol!!

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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2009 08:43:16 AM »

awesome poncho.  (i would so wear that) but even more awesome "out of the box" super kiddo.


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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2009 08:43:40 AM »

Oh so precious! This is the cutest thing I've seen!
« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2009 09:07:01 AM »

Both brilliant and adorable! Love it.  Grin
« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2009 09:15:34 AM »

Holy molten lava. My daughter would adore this. Brilliant!
« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2009 09:57:06 AM »

My son is obsessed with volcanos right now. He would LOVE this!!

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« Reply #6 on: December 08, 2009 12:42:00 PM »

Too cute for words!  I freakin' love this... and kinda want one for myself...

« Reply #7 on: December 08, 2009 02:49:22 PM »

how amazingly cute! love it... could i get away with it as an adult i wonder... Roll Eyes
« Reply #8 on: December 08, 2009 07:49:45 PM »

Really, really cool!
The idea, and the kid!
What fun!
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« Reply #9 on: December 09, 2009 04:46:27 AM »

as a side-benefit, if she ever needs a "dessert with strawberry sauce" costume, you've got it covered.

on the other hand, i suppose there could be something christmassy about volcanoes... sparkling, um, sparks?  chestnuts roasting on the open lava, perhaps? 
i doubt i am anywhere close ... children's logic has a reason, it might be just not the reason we could guess.

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