My daughter chose the Super Mario Toad costume for her school costume event.
Me and my daughter designed a newspaper dress for her and I would like to show you how to make the same one or similar. It’s not as difficult as it might seem and it’s a lot of fun!
Do you have a little dragon kid at home that’ll soon need a dragon costume? Search no more, here’s my tutorial on a dragon costume that’s also a sweatsuit, so it’s wearable all year long!
Witch hairband is great for a Halloween costume and also a good alternative to a big hat.
I was really proud of the Te Fiti costume I made for my daughter for the Czech Mardi Gras called Masopust. I’ve shown you how to make the wig and dress, now it’s time for the Heart of Te Fiti.
My daughter’s Mardi Gras choice for this year is Te Fiti from Moana. The most important part of this costume is the wig and I was quite excited to make it.
Do you have little fans of Frozen at home? I do, two of them in fact, and they love the costumes and props from this movie. Princess Anna from Frozen wears a special hairstyle to her sister’s coronation and even though it looks complicated, it’s not. Let’s see how to make it.
I underestimated the preparation for the previous carnival season. In my defense, it was the first time I had to tackle three costumes instead of two. Fortunatelly, my youngest didn’t really care about what he was going to wear and so I didn’t need to feel bad for choosing the spider costume as a last …
The last carnivale season was in the name of insect costumes. If you’ve been on this blog before, you probably know that I have been making my children’s costumes myself. Check out also my spider costume that came out together with the two butterfly costumes for our girls.
My younger daughter regularly wakes up asking for a piece of cake for breakfast. Not that we would normally have a cake unless it’s somebody’s birthday but she asks anyway. So one day I just decided to make a fruit cake hat for each of my daughters. These hats very easy to make and lots …
There’s never enough creative activities once the autumn weather arrives. This spring I needed lots of them because with the new baby’s arrival we were also visited by a series of kids’ illnesses which meant spending a lot of time indoors.
My girls like to help me in the kitchen and they like doing it dressed up in costumes. Our kitchen has already brought down one Frozen dress because SOMEONE refused to take it off for the Christmas baking. And so I though to solve the problem and make both sides happy by making a princess …
One more tutorial before this year’s Halloween / Samhain / Día de los Muertos. This time, unlike the Halloween brain cake, it will be something rather for girls only. I will show you how to make a sewn felt witch hat to use as a decoration.
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The wig is just the most awesome part of the Princess Poppy costume! The Poppy costume proved an original choice as she was the only troll princes at the costume party. The wig was definitely catching everyone’s attention.
As all the parents of the little Trolls fans know, all trolls have floral wristbands that light up at hug time. The wristband is a small detail to complete the Princess Poppy costume.
I used to love costume parties when I was a child. It was like spending a few hours in a fairy tale land, there were contests…I especially liked dressing up to be a princess! Not only can my mom sew really well, she always had great ideas for our costumes. Today I enjoy especially watching …