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Topic: Some fun things I have made lately! "lots of cute girl clothes"  (Read 993 times)
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« on: April 01, 2010 06:31:40 PM »

I'm so excited to share all of these with you. I've been looking at this forum for quite awhile and always too chicken to try to make clothes on my own. I started sewing when I decided back in January that I wanted to make my daughters birthday outfit and haven't stopped since!!!

Thanks so much for being an inspiration to me!
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« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2010 06:52:37 PM »

Your daughter is beautiful! You did an amazing job on all the outfits, BRAVO!!

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« Reply #2 on: April 01, 2010 06:56:06 PM »

OMG! you've got a ton of talent(and a beautiful dd!) My favorite is the brown and pink outfit, how cute!? The dress with paisley-the fringe is too cute!
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« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2010 07:13:47 PM »

Great job! With such an inspiring model/muse, I'm not surprised!

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« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2010 09:07:56 PM »

Super work! I can't believe you've only been sewing since January! My faves are #2 and #6. Did you use a pattern for those? Love it!


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« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2010 12:14:40 AM »

Oh my goodness your daughter is so beautiful!!! Cheesy
The clothes look amazing too.
I didn't even think of sewing my daughter's 1st birthday outfit but you have inspired me to give it a go!  Grin

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« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2010 02:30:39 AM »

Brilliant - looks like you've really been enjoying yourself !  She's a beautiful little girl and so lucky having a mummy like you.
« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2010 05:55:55 AM »

aww you ladies are all so nice!

#2 is just a little peasant top with bloomers. I made a basic peasant top off of some tutorials I found online and than took an existing pants pattern I had and chopped them up and added elastic to the legs to make them bloomers

#6 is my husband's old shirt! I also made it like a peasant top, just traced over the fabric with the buttons down the center front. I tried it on her and it still seemed a bit too big, so I added two rows of elastic thread to the waistband. That was my first try with elastic in my sewing machine. It was a bit frustrating, but I love love love the look.

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