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Once Upon a Midnight Dreary

by Alexandra F., mermaid from southern California, United States

44 comments · 10 · October 14, 2013


Alexandra Ford - Jeffrey Campbell Studded Boots - Once Upon a Midnight Dreary
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#Raven #Blackbird #Crow #Nevermore #EdgarAllenPoe #RavenCostume #Costume #Handmade #DIYCostume #HandmadeCostume #CrowCostume #AllBlack #Feathers #Fur

I created this all-black monstrosity with inspiration from Edgar Allen Poe's spooky creation: "The Raven." Everything I am wearing, aside from my boots, I have handmade. First, I sewed the knit dress with long sleeves and added wings with the same fabric. Next I added all the feathers to the bottom half, and faux fur to the chest. The last step was to create the mask. I completely transformed a simple, craft-store, white mask by painting it and glueing as many feathers as I could fit onto it. Halloween is definitely my favorite day of the year and I love to go as crazy as possible. :)

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Elisabetta Tambasco
I do not know if you will win, but your is definitely the best Halloween dress I've ever seen!
Sophia Mayrhofer
You look incredible. I can't imagine the time and talent it must have taken to make this.
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Steph S
wow you did that on your own?? great styling and even greater crafting work!
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Jessica N.
this is absolutely adorable! love the costume!
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Emma Wilde
Incredible work!
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Jerrell Gibson
Im Late! But I LOve This. Dope!
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Jacinth B
so awesome!!!! _<
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