Ash and Pikachu, Best Friends Forever.

I finished the Ash pattern which you might have seen here and here. We added some accessories and the costume is complete. Ash wears a short sleeve black t-shirt under his blue shirt so we opted for a longsleeves shirt because of the cold weather. My daughter decided to be Pikachu and wore my son’s …

Birthday Presents for My Nieces

I made some very cute presents for my nieces. First I made Simplicity 1238, an elephant with clothes and carrying case. I changed the elephant into a cat since my niece loves cats. This project was very time consuming and used a lot of effort. I made some changes to the clothing to make it …

Agent P and Pinkie Pie

Both costumes are made from a basic jumpsuit and modified to fit the character being made. I am not so sure I like the Pinkie Pie costume, but my daughter loves it. I really like the Agent P costume, it came out better than I expected. Perry the Platypus was made using McCall’s 4945. I made changes …

The Hello Kitty Backpack

During my daughter’s first year in Kindergarten she went through 2 backpacks! We had ripping and broken zippers. I have gotten so fed up with the kid backpacks I decided to make one. My daughter wanted a Hello Kitty backpack, but of course there is no Hello Kitty fabric for making backpacks. Instead I used pink …