2) Bind top and make sleeves out of a little more binding. You don't even have to hem the bottom if you cut out the dress pattern from the hemmed edge of the pillowcase! Nothing could be simpler.
I whipped up a cute little headband out of the pillowcase scraps and put a bow on the front as well.
Then all you gotta do is get your model to sit still while you take a picture. Impossible! I took about 40 pictures and only got a few usable ones. Laney is a whirlwind of movement!
Here is the still version of the dress, just in case you missed it in the previous photos. Models! You just can't do anything with 'em!
**** This Cutie Baby Valentine's Day Dress and matching headband will be listed at Tawny Bee for $26. Half the proceeds ($13) will be donated to the Heart and Stroke Foundation as part of my Project Upcycle for Heart and Stroke 2010 campaign. ****
Stay tuned tomorrow to find out what I will be turning this mint green sweater, this reclaimed elastic, and these adorable bear buttons into. Hint: Lace up your ice skates and grab your AquaNet - it's 1984 baby!
- Day 1 - Baby Sock Wreath
- Day 2 - Sweet Lace Camisole
- Day 3 - In Car Garbage/Toy Bag