It's Halloween! I made my son's costume this year...big surprise there. I wanted to make a costume that I would not have to spend a penny on for two reasons: the economy and to be green! I found a picture online of a pirate costume and knew that I had the material to make it! All I needed were some pirate accessories and some fake leather fabric for the boot covers and "belt". Here was my inspiration:
I did not use any type of pattern in order to save money. I made patterns from some of my son's existing clothes.
The boot covers ended up too tall for his short legs as you can see here:
So I shortened them and ended up with the final result!! Here it is: