A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 313,362
Currently Running With Scissors:
344 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: pirate/fairy costume  (Read 1271 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
shanaelle
« on: October 14, 2008 11:39:13 AM »

I used part of a pattern from a previous year's costume to make the vest and the gathered, elastic top. the skirt was really a trial-and-error process, as I didn't use a pattern and found out the hard way that I needed a zipper to make it fit right. I wore it with big black wings on Saturday night.



Here's the front. I tacked on some leftover lace over the yoke of the skirt and leftover mesh/netting over the rest of it to give it a more rough look.



Here's a shot of the arm detail. I forgot the pattern for the blouse left the arms open so I went back and tacked a criss-cross design of ribbon over it.


And here's a shot of the back. I had leftover lace on the ends when I tacked it to the yoke, but I really liked how it looked so I left it on.




thanks for looking! Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
LadyJ
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2008 06:58:56 PM »

Nice! I like the lace. Good job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: An Orb For Your Yard
Tute Tuesday: Bamboo Project Bag
How Does Your Garden Grow?

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.