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Contest Photo by: johnAmykatelynMaddy
Kansas City, KS
Category: Creative Creatures

Brief Description:

As a child, Sleeping Beauty was my favorite Disney fairy tale and Merryweather was my favorite fairy godmother. My 3 yr old granddaughter also liked the same and decided to be Merryweather for Halloween '09. Unfortunately, there aren't any costumes for Merryweather and since I am not really a seamstress and I didn't want her disappointed, I created a costume out of blue felt/chiffon. She was thrilled and definitely was unique as no one else was Merryweather!


Blue felt, chiffon, glue, birthday party hat and a blue Cinderella dress underneath the cape.

Time to Create:

3 hrs: cut chiffon & felt/glue 2 layers felt-hat.
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