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Sweet Carolanne Makes a Sweet Tomato Pin Cushion Costume

My ideas for Halloween costumes this year fell into two groups. The color red and my American Girl doll. I had 3 ideas! Use the Carolyn Pajama pattern to recreate Molly’s bedtime look. If you follow me on Instagram you know that I still have Molly and am proud that she is in such good condition. I have the red PJ’s for her so I could have carried her around with me and it would have been great. Downfalls? Was I really going to buy a butt load of red silk for a Halloween costume? I also thought of this around October 1st and hadn’t even tried the pattern yet. I didn’t want to rush, what was next? Recreate Molly’s after school outfit. I actually started this in July! I have navy ultimate trousers cut out and a blackwatch plaid Archer in nearly identical fabric about 1/2 done. I could have rushed to finish, but again, I didn’t want to. Just when I thought I would wear my witch costume for the 8th year in …