Thursday, 2 April 2009

a little bit of dressmaking...

I'm not really one for dressmaking much, but yesterday I felt inspired after looking trhough a topkids magazine.

I made this cute little apron/dress/top for Briahna.  It was really an experiment to see if I liked the style on her, and I might make it again with some nicer corduroy. :)  Also, believe me this is one item of clothing that looks better on than on a hanger!


And then this morning I designed my own little pinafore for my, soon to be one year old, neice.  I based it on a pattern in the topkids magazine, but changed it completely!  Theirs was made with quilted nylon, had pockets, and was really ugly!!  I like how mine turned out!


What do you think?

5 comments:

PaisleyJade said...

They are amazing... you clever thing!!

Mr Sew Funky said...

You're a stunner!

Mommab@sbcglobal.net said...

You are awsome!!! I love them both!!! Huggs Marion

Angela said...

Both garments are fantastic. I adore the detailing on the front of the pinafore!

Baba said...

They're both so cute! You did an amazing job!

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