Halloween

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

After working away at costumes, we started out like this on Sunday night:
{Dumbledore & the Purple Witch}
like the graduation gown (circa 1991) which has been transformed into wizard robes? gotta love that hot glue!

Looking good... three houses into the trick or treating:


And then the purple witch decided the hat just got in the way. It's okay, she told me, now I'm just a purple princess:

And then the Dumbledore wig, which I painstakingly hand stitched kept doing this:

And suddenly, Dumbledore was transformed into Harry Potter - same costume sans wig & beard!
Ahhh.... the best laid plans. They never work out do they? But you have to love flexible kids!

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3 comments

  1. I wish Dumbledore and Hermione could have trick-or-treated together! Abby will love these pictures.

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  2. Great costumes! it's always the hardest parts to make that get dumped first. But the tutu made it! Wish I could have been there to see them (and little Yoda)

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  3. Yes, the best laid plans. Miles kept asking if he could take off his hat and his whip holder. Inside I was saying "but I made that. do you know how long i spent making that for you? going to the nasty thrift stores" but on the outside "sure honey" Hilarious! We had fun! Hope you guys did too.

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