• Projects,  Sewing

    Easy Infant Gnome Costume

          This year I celebrated Halloween with my baby at home rather than going to any kind of event.  I wanted to share a quick photo with you of my son’s costume.  I was busier than I thought I would be in the days leading up to Halloween and didn’t have time to put together a complicated costume for my infant to wear around the house on Halloween.  Instead, I opted for a quick and easy gnome buy prednisone for my dog costume which I put together in less than 10 minutes. I turned my baby into a gnome.  Aww! I already had a bib on hand that…

  • Projects,  Sewing

    Quick! I need a Halloween costume!

    I love costumes.  In my younger years,  I did cosplay at anime conventions and at event meet-ups. For the past few years,  my priorities have shifted and I haven’t been focusing on sewing costumes.  This year,  Halloween really crept up on me and I didn’t have a block of time to make a costume. I was scrambling to finish my pumpkin quilt. At work,  we could wear costumes on Friday for Halloween so I decided to pull together something. I have this fantastic appliquéd anchor skirt my sister made for me years ago that happened to coordinate well with a striped blazer I often wear to work anyway. Time to…