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HappyMadison87
« on: November 05, 2011 11:09:51 PM »

I've wanted to go as a mermaid for Halloween for quite some time now, but this was the first year I was able to make it a reality! I think it turned out pretty spiffy...The only thing I didn't make or modify in any way is the tank top.

The full costume, on me:


A closeup of the 'seaweed' boa I made, out of yarn, scraps, and a couple of those bath poufs I unraveled.


The side of the complete costume, on my sewing dummy:


Closeup of the skirt.


Full view of front.


Closeup of the seaweed and seashell necklace:


Closeup of the seashell crown I made:


Earrings:


Bracelet:



What the crown looks like when worn:



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« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2011 06:01:38 AM »

Loooove this so much!
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« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2011 06:46:18 AM »

Excellent! You look fantastic and the work you put into this really shows. The details are great. I especially adore your crown Smiley.
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« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2011 01:19:56 PM »

thats awesome! the crown looks beautiful  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: November 07, 2011 03:35:55 AM »

It's so amazing...very good job, it's beautiful
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kcartwright856
« Reply #5 on: November 07, 2011 05:36:39 AM »

I love all of it! You look like a sea goddess!
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WhimsySister
« Reply #6 on: November 17, 2011 11:24:24 AM »

LOVE IT! The best mermaid ever! All the details you worked on are perfect. And it goes well with the color of your hair!
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... and they lived happily ever after ... in Ireland.
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