Betty Boop-Oop-A-Doop Costume

First of all, I have to say the past few days have been very hectic! I started the week with my last day of final exams, and by the end of the day I lay dead in bed. The next day I had to wake up very early to go the the fabric market to buy stuff to make a Betty Boop costume, which is the character I decided to go as to a costume party.

After a very quick trip around fabric market I went back home and started my super-top-speed-non-stop-killer-machine-sewing mode. And by the end of the day I almost finish the whole dress. Being sleep deprived from the whole ‘exam season’, I went to bed early only to wake up the next day to complete the dress, wash it, iron it and then go to help my friend prepare his costume (which by the way took ages!)

IMG_2317 IMG_2322 IMG_2330 Avatar_Costume

As you can see my friend went as the Avatar and you can still see traces of blue ink on my hands and arms.

Betty_boop_costume

                        1653802_750036948342305_2100822970_n 1795658_750038115008855_74753762_n

1966925_3894931107697_228639306_n

Black_swan_costume

So, the night was a BLAST (but I don’t want to bomb you with so many pictures, haha)! The food was enjoyable, the activities was fun, everything was just perfect!

Now, I got to go dip my feet in warm water to help with my foot ache (seriously, how do other girls manage to wear high heels for hours without getting sore is a total mystery…) but here’s a little sneak peek of something I’ve been working on. 🙂

holly_rose_emery_drawing_with_patels_pencil_by_icieiceHolly Rose Emery – picture taken from my Instagram.

Thanks for reading if you like what you’re seeing then follow me!

Follow on Bloglovin

Advertisements

6 thoughts on “Betty Boop-Oop-A-Doop Costume

  1. Wow, hats off to you for sewing a dress that fast! Adorable pictures. 😀 I love that picture of your friends’ inky hands — the color was just right that when I looked at the hands, they looked like a bronze statue! Very cool. 😀 Glad you had a good time!

  2. Totally agree with Kiwi. That was a fast sew! and you look awesome. So does Avatar, and the black swan, and the geisha girl… 😀 Looked like a fun time.

    Love the eyes in that drawing. Can’t wait to see it finished.
    Ramona

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s