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« on: November 08, 2012 09:21:13 AM »

My daughter is 2. She has a stuffed Eeyore that she loves. I decided to try and make her an Eeyore costume for Halloween.

I started with Simplicity pattern 1753

I modified it only slightly, leaving the feet open instead of putting booties on it. I also used Velcro for the closure instead of a zipper. I free handed ears and a tail to attach to the suit as well as yarn for a mane.

Of course, it was hard to get pictures of a 2 yr old who didn't want to stand still, but here's a shot of the whole thing without her:

(sorry that's blurry)

the tail is just a tube with yarn at the end. It's attached by Velcro dot and the button is sewn on:


Ruched legs:

Yarn mane and ears:

The front:

Thanks for looking!
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2012 09:52:47 AM »

You never see eeyore he doesn't get enough respect I love this very unique
« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2012 02:12:37 PM »

Super cute!! I love Eeyore!
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« Reply #3 on: November 15, 2012 11:23:20 AM »

Thanks!  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2012 07:38:01 PM »

aww, that is super cute. you did a great job.

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