Drape Drape 2 for Grumbles!

Added Jan 7, 2011

by jorth

Melbourne, Austr...

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Description

Redrafted Dress #2 from Drape Drape 2, made to fit my daughter.

You didn’t really think that Grumbles would allow her mum to have a snazzy Drape Drape 2 dress and not get in on the action herself, did you?

The pattern was easy to redraft for Grumble’s size – I simply found a singlet pattern in an old copy of Ottobre Magazine, and used it as the foundation. The fabric was left over from making this top. Austerity crafting at its best!

The only downside is that as soon as Grumbles sees me in my Drape Drape dress, she races downstairs and dons hers. And then proceeds to tell every aquaintance that we meet that we’re wearing the same dress. It’s a tad too matchy-matchy for my liking, but heaven help me – I wouldn’t kill her buzz for the world.

You can check it out some more at my blog, Jorth!

Material Notes

“Original Wally”, a cotton blend jersey from Tessuti Fabrics

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Children
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Beach, Other
Material
Cotton, Blends, Knits/Jersey

Credits

Drape Drape 2

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    May 6, 2011, 03.00 AMby foopy1

    LOOKing at all your lovely pics made me SMILE nonstop… you are blessed in sew many ways !!!

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    Jan 8, 2011, 04.07 AMby marloncosta

    Adorable!!! I can see my daughter in a dress like that!!! Coooool!

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    Jan 7, 2011, 04.19 PMby sixgunsally

    This is the cutest thing ever!

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    Jan 7, 2011, 11.59 AMby verypurpleperson

    This is too cute! Now I’ve got to get the book!

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    Jan 7, 2011, 09.12 AMby magdamagda

    stripes on bias – could anyone think of a better thing to do with stripes!? I couldnt! :)

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    Jan 7, 2011, 07.36 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    i swear im her size….can i have one too?

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    Jan 7, 2011, 07.08 AMby otrotamal

    what an adorable dress!!

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