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FeliciaSlayDCRG
« on: October 12, 2011 05:40:15 AM »

My daughter wanted to be Rapunzel from Tangled for Halloween, and at the store one day, we saw the Simplicity 2065 pattern.  Here's the fruit of my 3 weeks of labor.  Wink  She was super excited.  The only issue I had with the pattern was, its a little low cut for a 3 year old, so she'll be wearing a shirt underneath.  Oh, and I kinda hate working with organdy.  HAHA



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« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2011 06:41:17 AM »

Love it!  Beautiful work!
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« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2011 07:24:50 AM »

You are such a great Mom!  Her hair looks perfect for Rapunzel.  And where I live, the kids always have to wear a shirt underneath just to stay warm.
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« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2011 10:53:51 AM »

Your labor was not in vain. Just look at the smile on that face.Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: October 12, 2011 02:22:41 PM »

Beautiful dress and model!  My daughter (2 1/2 yo) was sitting with me and she told me, "Mom, I need that one to be Rapunzel.  Buy that dress for me.  And that hair."  I kid you not.  I was planning to go buy a pattern tomorrow, so I thank you for finding that one for me! 
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« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2011 03:08:52 PM »

What an adorable costume!! And the others are right about her having the lovely hair to go with it.

The little flower and lace details along the edges really make the dress something special. I would feel seriously pretty in that dress. lol
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« Reply #6 on: October 12, 2011 03:51:53 PM »

Thank you!   Grin  I made the dress in the smallest size on the package, and its pretty roomy on her.  She'll definitely be able to wear for a long time.  I decided to skip the lining.  The satin I used was pretty heavy/sturdy and also, I got tired of working on it at that point.  

Also, the flowered ribbon trim was SO hard to find.  I actually hunted for several days online to find it, because my daughter wanted it to be the same as the picture on the pattern.  In case you want to get the same kind, I ordered it from craft*ladies on Ebay.  Here is the link to their shop. http://stores.ebay.com/craftytrims
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NicoleMarie
« Reply #7 on: October 14, 2011 10:05:47 AM »

This is precious.  You did an excellent job!  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: October 15, 2011 11:11:25 AM »

It's so pretty!
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