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Topic: Dunkin Donuts Munchkin Costume  (Read 3590 times)
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« on: October 31, 2011 07:42:30 PM »

Hi everyone!!! I made this costume for my son for this year because he loves munchkins. This is my second attempt at making a costume. Back in 2009 I made a spongebob for him. Well this one took me 4 weeks to create. My wife found a pic online of one that was made from an actual large munchkins box and styrofoam balls. I figured I could improve on it and make one that will hold up to the stress that a 4 y/o could put on it. I bought an embroidery machine and managed to teach myself the software in an afternoon to get started. It consist of the box, a hat, and a coffee cup basket. All of it is made from felt. I used a juggling ball pattern I found to make the munchkins. I'll post all the details in the costume section along with all the pics of it coming together. anyway...here he is tonight with it on going trick or treating. He loves it!

This was also my first time ever making a hat. No pattern just started cutting and figured it out along the way.

If you would like to see the progress through the build. Here's the link. http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=393890.0

« Last Edit: October 31, 2011 09:28:51 PM by medic2230 » THIS ROCKS   Logged
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« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2011 07:47:43 PM »

That is so cute!

~The angels have the sewing machine~
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2011 07:08:52 PM »

This is so adorable! I love the coffee cup!

« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2011 06:57:00 PM »

This is so adorable! I love the coffee cup!

It took me more time to figure out the cup than anything else. lol

Thanks for the comments!!!
« Reply #4 on: November 13, 2011 07:05:17 AM »

Adorable Costume and original.

« Reply #5 on: November 13, 2011 07:52:35 AM »

LOL That is super adorable, great job!
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