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mayamagination
« on: May 21, 2011 04:28:14 PM »

It is a long weekend here, and it's rainy and cold.  Sad

So I took the opportunity to spend the afternoon at the sewing machine after being inspired by a post on the Prudent Baby blog for dress up bird wings. Super adorable! Mine are a little different, and my daughter loves them!



A little close up of a wing.


And just for this picture she decided they were vampire wings.


They actually were put together pretty quickly, and it gave me some good use out of older fabric I haven't touched in ages. I'm super happy with how well they turned out, and that my daughter hasn't taken them off yet and has been running around the house "tweeting".  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2011 05:24:36 PM »

What a fun idea. I may have to try these
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2011 05:25:33 PM »

Adorable! What a fun dress-up idea!
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« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2011 06:25:50 PM »

I would have loved these as a kid! They're so sweet  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2011 07:02:08 PM »

That looks like so much fun!
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« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2011 08:15:56 PM »

Oh, so great! I've had this project on my list for a bit but haven't had the time to do it. Now I'll have to though, they just look so amazing!
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« Reply #6 on: May 22, 2011 04:08:36 AM »

Those are cool!  Do you have interfacing in them, or are they really floppy?  I think my daughter would love something like that, too!  And such a good idea to use up stash fabrics! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: May 22, 2011 10:50:26 AM »

Thanks everyone!

They are not interfaced, but you could easily do so to make them stiffer!
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« Reply #8 on: June 20, 2011 07:51:05 AM »

These look like so much fun - I'm going to have to try them!
I love the patterned fabric on the inside!
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