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Win Your Very Own Buddy the Dinosaur Costume

Posted by Kristen on October 22, 2009 at 10:42 AM
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buddy.JPGJust in time for Halloween, no less. Here's the picture of Nate wearing his. I was frantically finishing it off in time for this post. In the spirit of full disclosure, I don't have the mittens/hands done yet because I was really confused by the sewing on one side thing on the pattern. Not to say that it is complicated. I have just given birth to three children and the last time I had a decent coherent thought was sometime in 2004.

Also, I didn't do the feet because I am going to do something a little different from the pattern. I just haven't figured out what that is just yet. They have the cutest little dinosaur toes you have ever seen. The Henson pattern calls for feet with soles however. This will NEVER work for us because our Halloween involves hayrides in backs of trucks for trick-or-treating. It would take all of two seconds for Nate to put his foot right through that or for him to get any manner of the great outdoors poking his feet. I think I might make the felt feet with just the top sides and run elastic that can slip over shoes. I'll let you know.

Do you want to win the AWESOME ONE seen toward the end of this video? It's only been worn once! For your chance to win, all you have to do is tweet:

@hensonparents is giving away a Buddy costume of Dinosaur Train fame to one lucky tweeter on 10/26 at 3pm PST #buddysuit pls RT

Or there is still time to make your very own. Trust me. If I can do it, so can you...

5 Comments

John writes...

Point of fact: Dinosaurs did not eat candy!

Erin writes...

Do we have to let you know that we tweeted it? My son LOVES Buddy!

KristenAuthor Profile Page writes...

Twitter is all-knowing. No need to let us know. Just spread the word!!

We are huge Dinosaur Train fans and I wish I was together enough to sew a Buddy costume like you! It is so cute! I'll just have to Tweet to win! :)

JessicaaAPISS writes...

I think this costume should thank the Academy. FA-BOO!!

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