by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

Abby's poodle skirt I just finished for her Celebrate the 50's Day at Kindergarten this Fri. The yellow leash was Abby's choice not mine or her Mothers. The poodle I ironed on . Her Grandmother purchased that and the fabric which was what I call Duck, all cotton so it has to be ironed. Laughed when my daughter asked how the fabric was. My response was " well it's definitely not perm press" My No 1 daughter does not sew. As everyone knows Abby is my 5 yr old Great Grand. Cut the pattern from Newspaper./Lillian

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by pldc 26 Oct 2016

you did a terrific job~hugs~

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by pennyhal2 26 Oct 2016

The leash really adds some nice contrast...and brings back memories from long long ago...

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by airyfairy 22 Oct 2016

It looks just amazing. Abby will love it

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lbrow by lbrow 22 Oct 2016

Thank you

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by noah 20 Oct 2016

Well done Lillian hugs

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lbrow by lbrow 22 Oct 2016

Thanks Carolyn

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by katydid 20 Oct 2016

Amazing !! We had these and I have made so many also. I do love them , too.

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lbrow by lbrow 22 Oct 2016

Yep me too . With 4 daughters I have made more than my share

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by meganne 19 Oct 2016

SO VERY 50's I love it!

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lbrow by lbrow 22 Oct 2016

Thanks dear Meg

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by pennifold 19 Oct 2016

Wow! This is gorgeous Miss Lillian, luv Chris

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lbrow by lbrow 22 Oct 2016

Thanks Chris

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by bevintex 19 Oct 2016

very nice

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

thanks

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by ribblev 19 Oct 2016

Anything goes with colour in childrens' worlds thank goodness. Remember when "blue and green shall not be seen without a colour inbetween"???. This was a big no no for years. Now we see redheads wearing pinks and reds, Eureka..we are finally liberated colour wise. .....Ann

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

that we are and i love colors. thank you

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by asterixsew Moderator 19 Oct 2016

What a great skirt you have created for Abby

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

She came by this afternoon to pick it up. You should have see the grin on her face. Thanks

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by graceandham 19 Oct 2016

Amazing you can even THINK at this point, much less sew something so cute for Abby. I like pink and yellow in a garden, but most people don't like this combination. Maybe she is going to be artistic?

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

She certainly has her on mind when it comes to clothes and colors. Sewing keeps my mind busy, must concentrate on what I am doing. Thanks much

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by marfa 19 Oct 2016

Super, well done!

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

thanks

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by mops Moderator 19 Oct 2016

That's an adorable skirt!

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

Thank you Martine

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by dragonflyer 19 Oct 2016

Adorable, Lillian!

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

Thanks Kim

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by jrob Moderator 19 Oct 2016

That is adorable and I'm not sure Miss Abby could be ANY cuter, she will certainly be best dressed.

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

She was happy with it. Best thing she'll be able to wear it again next year with hem let down and I hand stitched the yellow leash so it will be easy to do another color too.

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by spendlove Moderator 19 Oct 2016

Lovely!

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lbrow by lbrow 19 Oct 2016

Thanks Sue

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