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My little Sweethearts

So, the planned Valentine's dresses did happen- finished the night before at about 10:30 even. I still had a good half an hour of unneeded sewing time leftover!

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Ellery's dress was from this pattern but without the bubble skirt. This is the third time I have made this dress. A fourth is cut out and partially sewn. So, yes, I do love this pattern. Completely elegant with no buttons or zipper. What's not to love?

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Anna's skirt was made using this online tutorial. It's at least my second time making one of these skirts. I started at nine the night before Valentine's and was finished at about 10:30. Not too shabby. It helped that I didn't have to pull out the seam ripper at all.

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I do love sewing little pink frilly things. Hopefully the boy doesn't feel left out.

Comments

debbie said…
I LOVE the dresses and I'm totally going to try to make that skirt at some point. Thanks for posting the tutorial.
Jennifer said…
How cool! I've used that same skirt tutorial =) I made a skirt for each of my girls for Christmas using it. I'm getting ready to make Easter dresses, so I need to check out the pattern for Ellery's dress. It's too cute.
balloongal said…
I remember Anna's skirt style from before. Super cute outfits.
Meg said…
Very cute! I'm on a pink kick right now, so I love those a lot!

As for boy stuff? I'm sure you'll have no trouble finding fabric with trucks and robots and such. Another bloggy friend, Rae, is have a Celebrate The Boy month on her blog. If you haven't seen it, you'll find LOTS of inspiration!

http://madebyrae.blogspot.com/
Alex said…
Those girls are so cute it is literally painful.
Rachel said…
I just made one of these skirts! E loves it. And it kinda matches yours, ooops.

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