Tuesday, March 20, 2012

"D" is for Dress #5

Sew: pleated pink polka dots dress

This one is for my girl #1:

Complete with pink gingham lining and turquoise bias trim:

The pleats at the waist are a little more grown up:

And a full zipper in the back:

And Simplicity pattern #9497:

A fun fresh dress for this spring and summer season:

I'm linking up to:

Whatcha Got Weekend @ Lolly Jane
SAS @ Funky Junk
Weekend Wrap Up @ Tatertots & Jello
Sundae Scoop @ I Heart Naptime
Sister Sunday @ Sisters of the Wild West
Sunday Showcase Party @ Under the Table & Dreaming
Just Something I Whipped Up @ The Girl Creative
DIY Project Parade @ The DIY Showoff
Made by You Mondays @ Skip to My Lou
Making the World Cuter @ Making the World Cuter
Nifty Thrifty @ Coastal Charm
Tuesday Treasures @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia
Tutorials & Tips Tuesday @ Home Stories A to Z
Good Life @ A Beach Cottage
Delightfully Inspiring @ Delightful Order
Transformation Thursday @ The Shabby Creek Cottage
Strut Your Stuff @ Somewhat Simple
Share Awesomeness Thur @ The 36th Avenue
Flaunt it Friday @ Chic on a Shoestring
Tickled Pink @ 504 Main
Frugal Friday @ The Shabby Nest
SAS @ Just a Girl
Feathered Nest @ French Country Cottage
Remodelaholics Anonymous @ Remodelaholic
inspiration board @ Carolyns Homework
Textiles @ Freckled Laundry


  1. This is so adorable! Great fabric choice. I would love it if you had time to link this up at my new craft blog, launch party, link party. It would make such a cute outfit for a kid to wear.


    Rosie xx

  2. Wow you are very talented. Love the dress and your darling model. thanks for sharing. Cheers SpecialK XoXo

  3. Beautifully done! I love making girl's dresses!

  4. Such a beautiful dress! I love it. Megan

  5. I love the contrast of the turquoise and the pink. Such a cute dress on a cute little girl!

  6. Super cute! Love the bright colors!

  7. Hi, I'm Connie at http://hotflashncraftn.blogspot.com/, your new GF friend, please stop by and be my friend, too.
    Thanks for sharing this adorable dress.

  8. This is so beautiful! You are a fabulous seamstress and the fabric you chose is so springy and fun! If you are interested, we would love for you to share this at our link party!

    Take care,



  9. That is the sweetest! You must have the best dressed kids on the block. Your daughter is adorable. Thanks for sharing with air your laundry Friday!