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#Medieval monk or #SundaySchool character #DIY project w/free pattern @

By the heading I’ve chosen, you probably won’t be surprised when I tell you that the costume I designed for my Friar Laurence to wear in the stop-motion video I’m producing of Romeo and Juliet is quite popular with Sunday School teachers. I guess they use it to make costumes for Father Christmas, Jesus, holiday angels, and various Bible characters. I’ve received a number of emails … Continue reading #Medieval monk or #SundaySchool character #DIY project w/free pattern @

Image of Ken doll dressed as a monk

How to Make a #Monk’s Costume for Ken #Dolls

In Monday’s blog post, I offered links to the free, printable sewing patterns that match this tutorial. Now, here’s how you put Friar Laurence’s costume together: Please show your appreciation for my free, printable patterns and tutorials by liking, pinning, and tweeting about my website. Thanks! Continue reading How to Make a #Monk’s Costume for Ken #Dolls