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Thursday, July 1, 2010

Sweet little sundress

I have found a great blog that has some great tutorials.  I want to try just about all of them!  This little "one hour sundress" tutorial came from Christine at From An Igloo.  If you haven't visited her before, it is worth a trip!
On Sunday I decided to start with this little dress.  I had this piece of fabric with no intentions and sewed it right up!  I love how it turned out.  I would have loved it more if my little petunia could have modeled it, but she has been sick and has been sporting her p.j.'s!
I only made one change.  I made the top halter style because petunia was asleep and I couldn't measure the straps.  I also made another for my big girl, but shortened it to a shirt and left off the top ruffle.  She wore it 2 days in a row! 






11 comments:

Christine said...

It's adorable! Thanks for sharing your link with me!

Tales from the Trails said...

So cute. Great job, girly.

myletterstoemily said...

it's just darling, but i would like to see
it on one of your little princesses. :)

--Amie-- said...

That is adorable!!!! I love it!

w said...

one hour for real? i've got to check out that tute!

love it!

Megan said...

Isn't it great when they wear the stuff we make on their own volition? That's a sure sign that they really, truly like it! I hope your little one is out of her pj's soon and feeling better! I'm off to check out that tutorial. Thanks for sharing!

Ode to Motherhood said...

Very pretty! One hour sounds too good to be true!

Holly said...

That is an adorable sundress! I like the halter style...very cute. My little one declared she hates dresses...makes me so sad especially when I see things like this.

Melissa B. said...

So cute for your cutie-pies! Hope y'all had a Happy 4th!!

Debbie said...

That is so cute! And it looks like it would be so cool and comfortable.

myletterstoemily said...

dear andrea,

thank you for your sweet comments
today. your words have a way of
uplifting my heart each time.

the Lord probably chuckles at my
"i need some time alone with Him,"
since He is always with me. :)

blessings,
lea