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Once Upon a Midnight Dreary

by Alexandra F., mermaid from San Diego, United States

44 comments · 10 · October 14, 2013

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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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Comments (44)

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ALLEN M
Amazing. You should enter this in spookbook contest!
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Ashley Taylor
Damn girl! Look at you! This is an amazing costume.
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Charmaine Gapasin
I love how you took the time to hand-make this costume! Its effect is amazing! The first thing I thought of when I saw this was that you looked like a Raven. And that was really what your costume is. Brilliant costume:)
Michelle LL
You've done a good job making this raven costume, you look amazing, you deserve to win :)
Prudence Fife
I hope you're one of the winners. You really deserve it!
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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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