Ana wanted to dress as Paul on the Sgt. Pepper cover for Halloween this year. The blue suit here:
ok, that is shiny!
So this is definitely a costume-grade costume. I made it all in 1.5 days -- but I think it turned out cute, and she appears to be happy.
A few construction photos:
first -- always add pin-stripe to the pants leg *before* you sew up the pants:
I also opted to add as much of the trimmings to the jacket before sewing it up.
then I drafted a little collar:
Can you see the ball fringe on the bottom? I love it!
So here she is before the wig...
And I laughed so hard when she did put on the wig... oh my, she looks so different!!! She's doing letters from Help!. Dork.