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OpheliasLily
« on: July 14, 2012 09:19:26 AM »

         
         I just got a Blythe Clone and have been trying to sew clothes for her from patterns but to no avail (I attempted the Puccini A-line Dress 6 times without success!). I finally decided to take a break from pre-designed patterns and make my own!
        I have a ton of Mexican Oilcloth and Vinyl Scraps about the house. So, with that in mind, I set out to make a mini-apron using these materials and some tiny copper grommets I found at Michael's. I have made and sold life sized versions, but this was the second Blythe sized apron I made (the first was sent to the marvelous StacySews for all of her help).
        So, without further ado:




        I used snaps for around the neck on the second try and added superglue to the mini grommets for extra hold. I can give a basic tute for anyone interested. but it is pretty easy to figure out.

       Let me know what you think! Thanks for looking!
 
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« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2012 12:19:20 PM »

It's hard to sew those small little seams.
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« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2012 01:56:43 PM »

Looks good  Smiley Do you know what trouble you were having with the A-line dress? I just recently finished it myself.
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OpheliasLily
« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2012 07:20:43 AM »

Looks good  Smiley Do you know what trouble you were having with the A-line dress? I just recently finished it myself.

Thanks for offering help! I am doing something wrong when it comes to putting the two pieces together. I have tried it 6 times! I just can't read patterns  Undecided . Could you PM me with some hints on the dress?

Till I figure out patterns, I guess I'll stick to making my own.
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