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 …

Wedding Party

I made the flower girl dresses and the ring bearer’s vest and tie for a wedding.

Wedding Dress

Creating a custom wedding dress can be challenging. I started with sketching out ideas based on what looked good on the bride when we tried on dress at the store. Then I took detailed measurements and made a moulage. I was then able to create a pattern from the moulage which was made in cheap …

Frozen

I hand embroidered the Anna costume. Took me 120 hours. Now I could do it by machine in a lot less time. The Kristoff costume tunic is self-drafted. I also knitted the sweater worn underneath, it was my first knitting project.