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« on: April 23, 2010 03:24:20 PM »

I got inspiration from several places.

The second site said they used magnets for the 'ties' at the neckline and I thought that was an awesome idea. I used magnets as well. They were a bit heavy, but hold up well under the fabric + interfacing.
He should love it, he wore a bee costume for 2 whole days several weeks ago.

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« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2010 04:37:21 PM »

I love it! magnets are a great idea my two year old nephew will only wear a cape if he doesn't know its there....this way we could sneak it back on after he's pulled it off! Genius!!

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« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2010 07:10:51 AM »

That's adorable. I like the monogram. My little sister put on a fancy disney princess type dress upon waking every day for about 6 months. I can't wait until my friend's kid is a little bigger, and I can make her a whole box of dress up clothes!
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2010 04:50:08 PM »

Awesome idea!! My 2 1/2 yo boy and 4 yo boy would love this! You've inspired me to make my two little superheroes their own capes!

Yes, little kids can be like that. When my little brother was preschool age, he wore a dog costume every day for months. We still tease him about it & he's in his 20s now.

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« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2010 03:02:21 AM »

Love the magnet idea!  I assume that would make it safer as well. 

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« Reply #5 on: April 27, 2010 02:18:59 PM »

Yeah, he's such a little guy and since he might wear it to bed, I figured it would be safer. Plus such a super easy way to put it on and take it off, he doesn't have to tie anything.

« Reply #6 on: May 07, 2010 01:58:50 AM »

Thank you for posting. I have nephews (and a nice and daughters!) who would LOVE this idea! And magnets are awesome!!
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