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« on: June 26, 2006 04:31:01 PM »

I made this dress for my daughter this weekend.  I am planning to make another in blue.


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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2006 04:32:10 PM »

that is precious.  you have a little angel!
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« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2006 04:52:00 PM »

I love it!  Did you use a pattern or make it up yourself?
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« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2006 04:58:40 PM »

I made it up myself.  It is basicaly a double circle skirt made with squares instead and an elastic top with a tie behind her neck.  I found this cool elastic for the top,  It is a band that has 5 pieces of elastic thread woven in.  You sew it on and then pull the threads tight and you have instant shirred top!  No messing around with threading your bobbin by hand!
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« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2006 05:02:32 PM »

That is a great design.  And your daughter is the perfect model  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: June 27, 2006 09:47:56 AM »

Too cute!  That elastic sounds really neat, what is it called?
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« Reply #6 on: June 27, 2006 11:31:10 AM »

Awesomeness...I need that for my Canada Day celebrations!!!  And your dd is just adorable!

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« Reply #7 on: June 27, 2006 12:14:23 PM »

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« Reply #8 on: June 27, 2006 12:15:21 PM »

THanks guys, she is my pride Cheesy

Yvaine:  It is called "stitch & stretch"  elastic pleating tape.  It comes in a yard an a half length
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