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« on: July 21, 2011 05:11:29 PM »

I have always wanted to make a Belle dress and I couldn't find a better reason to make one. My friend's kid was turning two and what 2 year old wouldn't want a Belle dress? I made the dress from scratch making the pattern up as I went (using a tank top as a guide, as i didnt have measurements), I added a shirred back to allow the dress to grow with her for a bit.
The dress is fully lined with elastic ruching on the overlay of the skirt and overlay of the top. I made the flower from scraps, which took the most time. It is fully lined.

The Little princess absolutely loved the dress as did most the adults.

 




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« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2011 05:29:27 PM »

This is beautiful!! Great job!!
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« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2011 07:36:07 PM »

Adorable. I'd love the have a Belle dress.  Cheesy No idea where I'd wear it.
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« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2011 08:55:19 PM »

STUNNING! any little girls dream. Heck I am a big girl & I dream about dresses like that
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« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2011 10:09:42 PM »

Lovely dress. This is quite similar to the B'day gown i made for my DD's 4th b'day last year. That can be viewed here http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=364346.msg4277915#msg4277915
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« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2011 11:15:02 AM »

So very cute, I am sure she is gonna love it. Every girl needs a great princess dress Smiley
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