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Chicken Costume

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by taxus812, Oct 2, 2009.

  1. taxus812

    taxus812 Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok I decieded to try my hand at sewing. My daughter REALLY wanted to be a chicken for halloween.

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  2. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    awesome job... I wish I could sew...
     
  3. taxus812

    taxus812 Out Of The Brooder

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    Not much sewing. Mostly tacked the boa to the tshirt with big globs of hot glue.

    the way it is put together is. I put a t-shirt over a turtle neck. I sewed the t-shirt bottom to the turtleneck bottom and then stuffed pilow filling inbetween. once done I glued 6 boa's to the t-shirt. (To help I put the costume on a 5 gal bucket before I glued it on)
     
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  4. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In
    [​IMG] When youngest daughter was four she had a tin man costume to cute for words.
     
  5. toletiquesbysam

    toletiquesbysam Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2008
    Nebraska
    Love it, she's adorable!!! Good Job!!! I may steal the idea if I can make it big enough for an adult! [​IMG]
     
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Adorable!!! [​IMG]
     
  7. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    Awww! I miss that age [​IMG]. Mine is 14 and instead of Trick or Treating this year he is going on a cruise with his Dad. (Man never took me anywhere in 13 years we were together [​IMG] this his third cruise in 3 years. Who's bitter? Not me?! [​IMG])
     
  8. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

    Jun 14, 2008
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    [​IMG] ha ha ha... too cute... and I adore the tights!!!


    woot woot! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Enter that girl in some costume contests!!! WAY too cute!! Adorable!!
     
  10. taxus812

    taxus812 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am going to make wings later. I need two more feather Boa's but they cost $9 each. I got carried away. My original Idea was the hat with some feathers on her butt.
     

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