by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Hi Cuties! I finally got a design embroidered! Yea!

I have been making doll clothes for my grand daughter's new dolls (and old ones-lol) she got for Christmas. This is a Sue Box design simply called ARose. It was a free design in 2018, I believe. My regret is I didn't have the same color fabric (I made the piping) and threads (I used in the design). The design stitched beautifully, as you can see in the close-up. I will post more in Sewing, if you have the time to look.

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by blueeyedblonde 26 Jan 2020

looks great!

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toogie by toogie 26 Jan 2020

Thanks!

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by pennyhal2 26 Jan 2020

What a wonderful dress! You'll regret not having those patterns when your great grand daughter comes along!

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toogie by toogie 26 Jan 2020

No regrets here 'cause I keep my patterns and I have a great-grand daughter, although she's not one year yet.

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by sewtired 25 Jan 2020

Quite adorable. Good work as usual.

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Thank you sewtired

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by yvh 25 Jan 2020

Beautiful dress and embroidery. The embroidered design goes so well with the fabric. I LOVE it! Brings back memories of playing with my doll that was that size decades ago. What a treasure you've given your granddaughter.

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

The design ended up being perfect for the fabric and dress. It is such a nice design given in her newsletter, too. Thanks!

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by peafarm 25 Jan 2020

What a great designer outfit. The rose is beautiful but then so is the outfit. My granddaughter tucked her dolls away and she's only 12 1/2 y/o so I decided no more doll clothes. She and I both gave my great grands clothes for the dolls they got for Christmas. I just deleted all my computer patterns. Yea for you for still feeling like making them. It is beautiful!

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Oh it almost made me sick when I read you deleted your doll patterns. I save so many on my pc, then load them on a USB stick, before I delete on the pc. I hoard them like I do fabric-lol-Thanks

peafarm by peafarm 28 Jan 2020

I didn't think to save them to a usb but then I thought to myself at the time, I don't need them, I won't make any more. I just showed a friend at sew club how to make a doll skirt with and without border at bottom using just a rectangle of fabric and no pattern. Next month I told her I'd show her how to sew a pr. of pants on recycled denim--no pattern. I gave her a store doll that is 18 inch that I had in sewing room but decided I didn't need her anymore--My 12 y/o granddaughter packed up her AG dolls--my great girls were given dolls for Christmas but I don't plan on making clothes for them. Between 12 y/o and me, we gave them plenty of clothes to put on and take off.

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by dailylaundry 25 Jan 2020

Oh, the design is so nice and the dress (great style!). Sweet fabric too. Your granddaughter is a lucky girl!!!

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

I'm lucky, too. A lady from church gave me this fabric. It was leftover from her grand daughter's bedroom decor.Thanks Laura

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by graceandham 25 Jan 2020

Awww!

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Take it you like-lol

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by mops Moderator 25 Jan 2020

A designer outfit!! Nice work, toogie.

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

It really is in double. The design is Suebox and the fabric is Ralph Lauren!-really
Thanks mops!

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by lidiad 25 Jan 2020

Great job,toogie, your grand daughter will be thrilled!
Hugs,Lidia

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Oh she loved it. She had to bring and show her mom when my daughter got back from the hospital. Thanks for looking!

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by sonjapotgieter 25 Jan 2020

Great work done!!Stunning

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Thank you Sonja!

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by pennifold 25 Jan 2020

Toogie, this is just gorgeous. Love Chris

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Thanks Chris

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by marianb 25 Jan 2020

Very pretty

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toogie by toogie 25 Jan 2020

Thanks Marian

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