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Nuusa
« on: July 05, 2006 01:05:43 PM »

I found patterns in my grand-ma house, like this pattern of a dress for pregnant woman. I love the shape, so I thought it could be fun to give it a try for my first dress sewing and my third sewing project xD
So I made a U-collar, and shorten the dress. (forget my messy room  xD (she's still messy, even if I tidy it yesterday ;_;,))


http://leishui.free.fr/img/babydolldress2.jpg
http://leishui.free.fr/img/babydolldress3.jpg

Action shot! xD I have so much fun dancing with this dress and a butterfly wand! It was so great!
http://leishui.free.fr/img/babydolldress1.jpg

Woo, that's all : 3
But there are looot of mistakes! You can see some on these photos (thanks to my little sister who took them <3)... I had so much trouble sewing sleeves! My second is better than the first, I think I found a way to do it nicely XD
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« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2006 02:47:24 PM »

Nice dress. Keep the good work.
Is there anything sweeter than findings from our grandmas ? Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2006 02:56:00 PM »

I can't tell that there were any mistakes at all! Good work. Are you pregnant, then, or did you simply want a cute dress? Either way, it's lovely!
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« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2006 04:35:57 PM »

Thats quite cool! I can't see the mistakes in the pics either.
If I may make a suggestion? Thats would look even cooler if you made it a bubble hem and wore it with tights.
Just my opinion. It's nice anyway. Good job.
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« Reply #4 on: July 05, 2006 05:16:01 PM »

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Thats would look even cooler if you made it a bubble hem and wore it with tights.

That's a great idea!!!! It would look awesome with the tights and the bubble hem.
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« Reply #5 on: July 05, 2006 08:58:45 PM »

If I saw this dress on someone else I probably would consider it frumpy, but because you look so gorgeous and whimsical, I think you pull it off with flying colors!! I love the neckline and the fabric Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2006 12:18:25 AM »

wow that's a really cute dress, i would wear it and i'm not pregnant lol.
If it was just a little above the knee, worn with tights it'd be even cuter
than  it already is! Just imagine it in some polka dot material with some
heart shaped buttons !!! OMG. i want it. hehe.
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« Reply #7 on: July 06, 2006 01:06:53 AM »

Germie-> Yeah, that will be my third kid, it's a girl, I and my husband Osmund shall call her Emma, because of his grandma's first name and... NO! xD Just joking, i'm not pregnant at all! (but Osmund, I yyou come by here... I do want to marry you xDDDD(kidding again))
I made this dress just because I want to do something cute with the pattern... : 3

Thanks everyone!
In fact I don't really like the fabric, I took it because it was the cutest and the more baby-ish of all my fabrics, but I think I shall redo-it in black and white fabric, with stripes or polka dots!
O yeah with tights it could be so cute! *_* or high socks *_* and hearth-shaped button yeah! xD I also found some sooo cuuute duckling button! I want them!

The bubble hem is a so great idea too! I will try it! xD

Maliaka->Thanks for making me discover two words today: 'frumpy' and 'whimsical' I love the word frumpy so much that's so funny to spell iiiit! <3333 mwahaha xD
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« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2006 01:58:44 AM »

That is cute.  I would wear it even if I weren't' pregnant. 
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