Sunday, December 21, 2014

Penguin outfit from Tshirts

Recycling idea: My penguin outfit made from 2 Tshirts. My 8 years daughter needed a penguin outfit for her performance in a winter show. I crocheted the hat and I made the penguin belly from 2 Tshirts.

The hat: a crochet black beanie with ear flaps, 2 big white circles and 2 black small circles for eyes and an orange beak. 

The belly: one black Tshirt, one smaller white Tshirt, orange felt for feet.

The white Tshirt is smaller that the black one and my daughter doesn't wear it. But I didn't want to cut it. I folded it bringing the edges inside to look like a white penguin belly and I fixed it with pins. The feet are cut from orange felt.

Then I sewed them.

The penguin was very happy!


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