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« on: January 18, 2013 11:41:33 AM »

My son is getting older and every year I hunt for the perfect Halloween costume for him. However, I have learned that spending too much on a costume he will only wear once is illogical. This year I decided to do Halloween on a budget. To my delight this costume cost around nine dollars. I also have an adequate amount of felt left over.

Felt 4.90
Thread 2.97
Fleece 1.50

Total 9.37

The body is felt. The hat is fleece. The face was free hand cut going off of a picture online and sewn on with coordinating thread using a walking foot. This took about 2 hours from start to finish.

My apologies for the picture quality, it is a cell phone pic.

Will do personal swap for pogs, Polly Pockets (the little ones) and Gameboy Advance Games. PM me if interested!
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« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2013 12:12:08 PM »

That's such a cute costume, I love it! Your son must think you're the world's greatest mommy!
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« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2013 05:50:16 PM »

This is fantastic!  I bet it was also pretty comfy for him!

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