My kids are obsessed with the movie Despicable Me! I did not like the commercial costume at all so I went to work and made my own Homemade Minions Costume.
Possibility for a first sewing attempt.
I wanna make this...Theo Midnight Patchwork Dress - Clothing
Pillowcase Dresses These dresses last for years and are made to last, standard size fits most infants from 6 months to teen size 16 as a shirt.
Recycled Sweater Scarf : Decorating : Home & Garden Television
Old t-shirt-So cute.
Alabama Chanin - sew together squares of thrifted tees, might be able to knock this of in a colorful way