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anjapiranja
« on: November 10, 2011 11:45:07 AM »

Hey everybody!

This year, I decided to dress up as a "desperate-50's-housewife" for halloween.
Since I'm totally into all this vintage-clothing stuff (my secret dream is to walk
around the house in this apron all-day-long Cheesy), it wasn't really hard to decide
which costume I should pick for the occasion.

It was also a really really cheap costume!
The jewellery, the cardigan, the shoes, the skirt and
the white t-shirt were things I already had in my closet.
(The skirt is also made by me. You can see it here -->
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=341217.msg3958196#msg3958196 )

So I only needed a cute apron.
I saw a youtube-tutorial on how to make an apron
out of an old teatowel (am I allowed to share the link
of this video here?). It was so quick and easy!
After I finished the basic apron, I added some lace to the
sides to give it a cuter look.
Combined with a big  bow in my hair (also DIY-Project. I simply
used the leftover fabric of my skirt)
and some victory rolls -> tadaa!

I hope you guys like it,too! Thanks for reading Smiley

Front view on the apron (no make up, no hair did):


...and all dressed up! :


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garoons
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2011 12:15:05 PM »

You look great! awesome job!
oh, and I've seen youtube links in topics here before, but I'm not sure if it's okay to post them according to Craftster.
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« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2011 01:19:41 PM »

 Cheesy so cute! i would have worn huge dishwashing gloves with it though!  Wink
you're really adorable!
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