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rachieann55
« on: October 25, 2007 06:27:37 AM »

My daughter in her costume! dont mind all the stuffin the background!
I used McCall's 4887. made the wings with wire and pantyhose, then painted them. i still need to secure the wings on to her back better....

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« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2007 06:31:30 AM »

I am pretty sure it just doesn't get any cuter than that!  I am wracking my brains trying to figure out who I could make that for.  (I'm pretty my grandsons would say no thanks Wink)

And lovely work BTW.  It looks absolutely perfect.  Is that two layers of different colored tulle in the front?  I love the look of that.  Was that part simple?

I do have a "step-granddaughter" who I'm not around enough to really make her Halloween costume, but I do usually make her a holiday dress.  Two layers of tulle like that could be adapted to some sort of underskirt, I think.  That would be cute.
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« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2007 06:35:42 AM »

its like 3-4 layers of each color it was not hard at all. well cutting it was kinda hard, becuse the bottom isnt straight, but sewing it wasn't bad.

i think the pattern called for 3 1/2 yards of one color and 1/2 of the other.
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« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2007 06:56:18 AM »

Hello! Someone sound the cuteness alarm!!! Could you not just look at that smile all day?

Adorable costume, and the colors are very pretty on her.
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« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2007 07:03:33 AM »

Cutest baby fairy ever!!!
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« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2007 07:14:13 AM »

wow!!
thats so great
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« Reply #6 on: October 25, 2007 07:15:21 AM »

So Cute!!! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 25, 2007 07:47:34 AM »

What an adorable happy little fairy!
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« Reply #8 on: October 25, 2007 07:53:26 AM »

Very pretty. Oh, and the costume is good too!
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« Reply #9 on: October 25, 2007 08:18:26 AM »

That's a priceless picture of your gorgeous daughter. I love the costume. It looks stunning. You did a fantastic job!
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