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« Reply #10 on: February 02, 2008 08:32:42 AM »

Cute dress, and your little boy is a doll! I have a silly question though, on these dresses, how does the underneath part close in the front? Does it tie also? If so, cant you see it under the outer layer?

« Reply #11 on: February 02, 2008 08:36:06 AM »

Love the dress!  It is so cute (your son is a cutie too!).  I'll have to look up that pattern.  It looks like it would be so comfy for summer.  Great Job!
« Reply #12 on: February 02, 2008 08:54:49 AM »

I love this pattern!! I've just finished my first Anna dress and it was less painful that I had imagined it would be - I am a TOTAL novice!! I love the Valentine fabric!! And your son's a real cutie and so helpful to agree to model the finished dress. I like the idea of the ties at the shoulder.
« Reply #13 on: February 02, 2008 09:47:13 AM »

Cute dress, and your little boy is a doll! I have a silly question though, on these dresses, how does the underneath part close in the front? Does it tie also? If so, cant you see it under the outer layer?
i wondered that too - i don't know how the "real" pattern works, i made mine tie just like the back, but it really doesn't show.  the front hangs quite nicely (when the pocket isn't full of matchbox cars, that is)

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« Reply #14 on: February 02, 2008 09:56:04 AM »

Yep, the back is just like the front. It ties first, in front, then the front of the dress ties in back.


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« Reply #15 on: February 23, 2008 09:20:05 PM »

How did I miss this one? must have fell asleep. Prince Charming in a dress. How adorable is that.  Cheesy You did great. Looks just like the real thing. I'm gonna have to try this out. What was the shape of the pattern? Like a diamond with the top and bottom cut off?

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« Reply #16 on: February 24, 2008 05:12:22 AM »

I have the pattern and have sewn it a few times.  I must say you did a great job! And I love that the strap tie!
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« Reply #17 on: February 25, 2008 08:07:07 AM »

wow! that's fab! and your son is adorable... I agree that this is bargaining material for his future though- i have a pic of my now 15 year old brother, age 4, in a tutu and I will use it if he makes me lol!!!
« Reply #18 on: February 25, 2008 12:49:33 PM »

I don't supposed you could post a tute on this, could you, please!!!!! I have been trying to figure out the Anna dress for awhile now but like you I can't order and then wait.
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