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Wednesday
Dec162009

Kids Clothes!

Oliver+s birthday party dressoliver+s playdate dress in swiss cotton

 

Little girls are so fun to dress and they are even more fun to sew for! Sometimes I feel guilty because I never make my son anything.  In 2010, I vow to change that, and make T some mommy made clothes.  

Last spring I found the cutest pattern company oliver+s, I think at this point I own almost all the patterns that they make, and over the holidays I will be making many more of their creations for M and T.  Here are the 2 that I have made so far... one was for M's first day of school and the other is for her holiday concert on Friday! I found this beautiful striped swiss cotton at Fabric corner in Arlington.

The Oliver+s patterns are so simple to use and the directions are easy to follow. I made both these dresses, start to finish, in under a day.

Tomorrow, I am going to work on adding sleeves to the birthday party dress and making it in a beautiful light blue silk, from Fabric Corner in Arlington, I found for M's Christmas dress.  I'll let you know how it works out!  I'll also update with pictures of M in the playdate dress.  Happy holidays!

 

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