I made two outfits using this flannel fabric which originated as a bed linen by Tchibo about two years ago. The look above shows a bubble dress that I made using a (back then) free tutorial by Straight Grain. An has in between started to sell sewing patterns and the first one she offered was the bubble dress. The instructions are now even more detailed and the sizing and so on are improved. However, I also liked the old version. It was the first dress that I sewed and it turned out really nice. Well, you can never beat a bubble 😉
Die 3. Woche project run and play läuft und das Thema ist diesmal „mad for plaid“. Auch ich bin wieder beim sew along dabei. Diesmal mit einem „upcycle“ Projekt. Mein plaid war ehemals ein altes Flannelhemd vom Herrn Papa, das nun zu ner heißen Weste und 3/4 langen Hosen für die Frau Tochter geworden ist.
For her 4th birthday I decided to sew R a shirt and some things to go with it. When the themes for this season of project run and play were published, I got to think that maybe I could do one of the themes for her birthday. To tell you the truth: The candy was chosen after a long look at my different fabrics. I loved this fabric that Pamela Hilti (enemenemeins) has designed for lillestoff. And then it hit me: this really is a smarties fabric and thus, perfect for my little girl for whom a birthday without a smarties birthday cake wouldn’t be a birthday. Well, it was set: She would get a smarties birthday tee.
Heute wurde unsere kleine R schon 4 Jahre! Seit Tagen war sie aufgeregt und auch etwas ängstlich: