Sweeny Todd & Mrs. LovettMonday, November 02, 2009
Blake & Tigan * Picture Credit: Chelsi Mae Photography
I know I promised How-To instructions but boy this was a lot more complicated than I originally thought. So I will just give you a little insight and point you in the right direction. At first I thought I could just use some existing clothes and then just dye and paint them for the desired effect.
So I got some Rit Navy Blue Dye.
And Dyed me some blue clothes.
For Blake's costume I thought I could just paint the stripes on like we did last year for our Wheres Waldo costumes. But alas imperfect stripes spoke to the perfectionist in me and.... So I scratched the whole idea except for one navy blue dyed shirt and bought some fabric. I cut up the clothes that I had originally bought from savers and used them as my patterns. So with several lengths of red ribbon and a couple days we had ourselves a...
Where did I get my quality striped tights? Check Here they come in every color under the sun.