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Topic: Firefly/Serenity Kayle "Inspired" toddler outfit  (Read 2338 times)
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prettyfloralbonnet
« on: October 01, 2009 03:01:42 PM »



This was my first project where I came up with an idea and made most of it without the help of a tutorial.  This is also my first pair of bloomers with ruffles!  It really didn't turn out the way I imagined it (all that was similar was the fabrics), but it did turn out to be a cute outfit for E.  So for those reasons I'm proud of it.

I decided to make my daughter an outfit inspired by Kaylee from Firefly and Serenity.  It doesn't really look like anything Kaylee wore on the show, but it really was inspired by her.  I put the whole back story, like how it would have had a third piece and why I didn't want to do a jumpsuit,  here on my blog. http://chimpsgomoo.wordpress.com/2009/10/01/fireflyserenity-kaylee-inspired-toddler-outfit/



This is one of the few projects I've made from store bought material.  It was nerve-wracking!



If you've seen other garments I've made for E you probably recognize the boots.  She loves those things and although I always give her choices she almost always picks these!

Thanks for looking, lots more photos on the blog.
« Last Edit: October 01, 2009 05:27:30 PM by prettyfloralbonnet » THIS ROCKS   Logged

I used to be strictly a yarn girl but now I'm teaching myself to sew.  Help! Smiley

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cup*KAY*ke
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2009 05:57:10 PM »

I LOVE Firefly! And if anyone reading this hasn't seen it, CHECK IT OUT!!  Smiley

This reminds me of her ruffle dress.  Grin
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prettyfloralbonnet
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2009 06:10:01 PM »

Oh I'm so glad you can see some Kaylee in this!  I totally love her dress from Shindig (http://still-flying.net/images/shindig/index.php?image=shindig143.jpg) , it's on my list, I want to do a whole "line" of Kaylee inspired clothes for my daughter lol
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TeenyBunny
« Reply #3 on: October 04, 2009 09:15:21 PM »

This outfit is soooo adorable! I love the ruffle bottom and the fabrics you chose.
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momma2many
« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2009 06:51:39 AM »

I just love little ruffle butts!
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prettyfloralbonnet
« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2009 07:36:39 AM »

Thanks everyone!
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jennjitsu
« Reply #6 on: December 08, 2009 07:59:58 AM »

You had me at Firefly Cheesy
Super cute, I love ruffle butts!
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