But I hadn't reckoned with L.
- a ladleful of school dress-up day
- a generous dose of plaintive comments about what her friends would be wearing
- a small but potent pinch of maternal competitiveness
A mini warlock costume will inevitably have to follow. I fear I've set a terrible precedent...
Do you do Halloween, and if so, are you making costumes? It's not exactly a tradition native to Belgium - far from it, in fact. But where the shops lead, popular culture follows... condemning those of us too late to Aldi for the 6 euro outfits to slave over the sewing machine and make our own :-)
Linking this up to Sew Mama Sew's linky party - look at all those ideas!