Ghost Pattern from Illegally
Easy Halloween Costumes for Kids.
spirits of the dead, return to the world of the living on Halloween
night. They wander among the excited trick-or-treaters trying to
scare everyone with their shadowy images.
small 3-4 years old (medium 6-8 years old) large 10-12 years old.
- White Polarfleece
for hooded robe, balaclava helmet and mittens, 60" (150 cm)
wide: 2 yd (2-1/2 yd) 2-3/4 yd, or 1.80 m (2.3 m) 2.60 m.
- Black Polarfleece
and fabric scraps for tote.
- Paper sheets
and grid paper to enlarge the pattern pieces. One square = one
inch (2.5 cm).
gun and glue sticks.
Stitch or hot-glue
center front and center back seams.
and underarms. Cut sleeve ends wavy. Stitch top and back seam of
hood. Stitch hood around neck, overlapping center front edges to
hand on paper and draw all around with large seam allowances and
long wrists. Or use pattern as shown. Cut out four pieces from Polarfleece.
With right sides together, stitch each two together. Slit seam allowance
between thumb and forefinger and trim curves. Turn right side out.
Fold each handle
in half lengthwise, right sides in, and stitch long sides. Turn
right side out and press. With right sides together and raw upper
edges even, stitch handle ends to the upper edge of bag. With fold
at bottom and right sides in, stitch side seams. Turn upper edge
under, with handles upward, and topstitch in place through all thicknesses.
Shortcut: hotglue the seams and handles. Decorate the tote
with two ghosts framed by a window pane and orange curtains, all
cut from scrap fabrics and hotglued in place.