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Grand Prize Winner

Janene Wells
Sedona, AZ
Pattern 2535

Simplicity® and Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores® are pleased to announce the winners of our 2009 Halloween Costume Contest! Nearly 1,000 contestants submitted photographs of their handmade costumes in November 2009. Winning costume designs were selected based on creativity, originality, and innovative use of Simplicity pattern(s). Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all who participated!
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Two or More Instant Prize Winner

Carol Stansfield
Harrisburg, PA
Pattern 2548

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:George Washington

First Place Winner

George Washington
by:Mary-Jane Bennett

Coeur D’Alene, ID
Patterns 3594, 2526

Second Place Winner
picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Owl

Owl
by: Deborah Tucker

Chesterfield, VA
Pattern 2788

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Gnome

Runner Up
Gnome
by: Riki Rietschlin

Mansfield, OH
Pattern 2527

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Yo Gabba Gabba

Runner Up
Yo Gabba Gabba
by: Laura Davies

Winston, GA
Pattern 4024

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Witch

Runner Up
Witch
by: Karen Martini

Rockton, IL
Pattern 2569

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Renaissance

First Place Winner

Renaissance
by: Jessica Harper

Centerville, TN
Pattern 3637

Second Place Winner
picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Unicorn

Unicorn
by: Irene Scarlett

Scottsdale, AZ
Patterns 2855, 2853

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:50's Girl

Runner Up
50's Girl
by: Katie Walker

Alachua, FL
Pattern 3836

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Porcupine

Runner Up
Porcupine
by: Ruth Lenk

Alexandria, VA
Pattern 2855

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Princess

Runner Up
Princess
by: Sherry Soditus

San Mateo, CA
Pattern 2861

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Christmas Tree

First Place Winner

Christmas Tree
by: Sharon Wills and Donna Colson

Sacramento, CA
Pattern 2569

Second Place Winner
picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Mad Hatter

Mad Hatter
by: Sereno Lucero

Adelanto, CA
Pattern 2834

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Salsa Dancer

Runner Up
Salsa Dancer
by: Catherine Ritz

Mt. Pleasant, PA
Pattern 2834

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Renaissance

Runner Up
Renaissance
by: Shelina Oliver

West Jordan, UT
Pattern 4092

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Renaissance

Runner Up
Renaissance
by: Janna K.S. Reck

Greer, SC
Pattern 2589

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Renaissance

First Place Winner

Renaissance
by: Karen McPherson

Houston, DE
Pattern 3782

Second Place Winner
picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Peacock

Peacock
by: Crissy Schad

Countryside, IL
Pattern 9769

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Witch

Runner Up
Witch
by: Leslie Johnson

Kaysville, UT
Patterns 3635, 9825

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Pirate

Runner Up
Pirate
by: Mary Coleman

Riverdale, GA
Pattern 3629

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Gypsy

Runner Up
Gypsy
by: Sheila Thacker

Parkland, FL
2502

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Queen of Hearts

First Place Winner

Queen of Hearts
by: Judy Lovelett

Sedona, AZ
Pattern 2832

Second Place Winner
picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Renaissance

Renaissance
by: Denise Williams

Norwich, CT
Pattern 3782

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Sleeping Beauty-Fairies

Runner Up
Sleeping Beauty-Fairies
by: Cami Woodward

Seattle, WA
Pattern 3723

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:The Incredibles

Runner Up
The Incredibles
by: Edna McCrory

Lake Forest, CA
Patterns 2527, 2565, 2567

picture of award-winning Halloween Costume pattern:Duck

Duck
by: Pam Bommarito

Clinton TWP, MI
Pattern 2839