While pregnant, I introduced Carter to Peter Pan.
Which led to Jake & The Neverland Pirates,
which led to Carter loving Pirates.
So I asked him, what he would want to be for Halloween, his first answer Pirate. Perfect.
This was a simple costume to make! All I had to make was his pants ( which I could have bought, but had enough fabric for) his vest, bandana, belt and eye patch (per his request)!
To make the vest I simply traced the outline of a shirt that fits him. Cut up the center and sewed the sides and shoulders. I added a patch on one side.
To make the pants I made them exactly the way I make pj pants for him. Full Tutorial here.
The bandana and belt are just ripped up strips of red ( that I dyed) fabric. I put a piece of elastic in his bandana back to help hold it on. The belt I just tied.
Eyepatch was an oval folded over the elastic and sewed down.
And tomorrow, I am sharing his brother