my meet outfit I wanted to remake a classic character that everybody
Red riding hood!
wanted to make it more modern and more directed to the older fairy
include elements of the wolf into my design as well, such as fur
gloves and a fang necklace.
is the basic idea for my design, it is made from various images I
found on the internet.
is all of the pieces waiting to be sewn.
lace and the sweet heart top.
Skirt and the INSIDE of the hood,
had already started sewing the hood when I remembered to take the
is the pieces for the Boots, Gloves, and the purse,
the strips of felt to paper helped keep everything in place as I wove
them together .
are the Progress shots
the fit of the lace top.
bias on the sweetheart top is waiting to be sewn.
better view of the top stitching on the sweetheart top.
the tulle on the under side of the skirt.
the the trim on to the edge of the hood.
the zipper on the inside of the purse.
stitching the buttons onto the boot.
unfinished glove, you can see the finished thumb hole.
completely forget to take any pictures of the necklace,
my words will have to be enough,
couldn’t find a charm anywhere, so I decided to sculpt it,
couldn't find any tooth colored clay, except for....glow in the dark.
has a wire though it, than wrapped with thread, and lastly the thread
is cover with ribbon, there is also ribbon in place of a chain, but
it has a clip, up-cycled from another piece of jewelry to secure it.
is a close up of the boots.
better look at all of the accessories,
gloves, purse and necklace.
is a pic with everything in view.
is without the hood on, see the layered tops?
love how they turned out.
little bit of posing-ness
is not your typical Red riding hood,
has a black lace long sleeve top, with a slightly scooped neckline,
it has a partial Velcro closer in the back, and is worn under a
strapless sweet heart top, with top stitching on the bodice it has
Velcro the entire length.
gingham skirt has just the perfect ruffle and give the outfit a pop
of bright color.
hood is a darker shade than what is common, but I think complements
the outfit perfectly, it had black trim along the front and on the
hood, it closes in front with a hook and eye.
purse is meant to represent Red's basket, and is made from woven
strips of felt,
a twisted cording for a strap and has a working zipper, it is also
lined with a bright red cotton fabric.
finished the edges of the faux fur on the fingerless gloves with fray
check, the gloves are hand stitched, and the edges have been finished
with tiny blanket stitches, allowing the fleece to have a slight
boots have buttons up the outer edge of the shoe, each strap is ¼
inch elastic hand sewn into place,
ends are finished with fray check and there is a decorative button at
the end of each strap, sewn over a snap, these boots, because of the
elastic straps can be worn with or without socks.