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tsarnicholas
« on: November 21, 2008 11:31:35 PM »

made this for a little girl turning 5...  sequined organza with habutai lining and puffy petticoat, and a simple-in-theory elastic waistband that gave me grief.  the organza was crap to work with--never again!

modeled by my ever-gracious sofa, with cat for scale.


lovely crinoline with crisp rolled hem.  sorry for the terrible lighting.


better view of the sequins.  again with the gloom, sorry.


i also made a simple little doll with a matching skirt, posted here:
https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=278937.0
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« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2008 07:52:18 AM »

This is so sweet.  The recepient is going to be one happy little girl.  I know what you mean about the organza being hard to work with but the end results are so great.
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« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2008 06:04:34 PM »

Very pretty. I just got something similar for my little girl for Christmas.
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« Reply #3 on: November 23, 2008 07:44:10 PM »

OOOh, that's so pretty!!  I agree about organza--it's a beast!!  Great work taming that beast!   Smiley 
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michellesangel
« Reply #4 on: December 07, 2008 08:51:44 PM »

sooooo pretty! the sparkly fabric is gorgeous!!
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Ln
« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2008 01:45:27 PM »

That's gorgeous!  I have two little girls of my own, and would LOVE IT, so I'm sure your little recipient will adore it!

And your kitty is cute too.  Grin

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