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Girl's Sequined Dress

Added Dec 11, 2013

by Ellen Hatteland

Nedre Vats, Norway

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Description

This is an easy dress to make, but sewing with sequined fabric could be a challenge.. I choosed to use satin for the sleeves and I have used two press buttons on the left shoulder, and satin for lining. She is very happy with the Christmas dress :)

Material Notes

Sequined fabric and satin

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Children
Garment Type
Dress
Material
Satin

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    Dec 14, 2013, 05.53 AMby Regan Mackenzie

    Gorgeous Ellen and close to heart, as I have a step daughter who is expecting. I’m making her 3 maxi dresses for her preggy dresses (for west Australian summer). So I will soon be a step grand mum too! Maybe I’ll get to make children’s clothing soon, how exciting.

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      Dec 14, 2013, 08.29 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Ooh, that is wonderful Regan :) You are so kind with her – and I’m sure she appreciate it very much! My husbans son and her girlfriend got their first son two days ago! so we visit the little prins yesterday – so cute and little :))

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    Dec 13, 2013, 02.31 PMby vinia789

    The dress is so cute and your husband’s grandaughter is beautiful too.

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    Dec 12, 2013, 10.32 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

    I’d love to lend such a dress from your husband’s granddaughter if only could ever hope to wear it:-))) Simple pattern and what else is needed for such bright fabric. Any girl would be happy to look like a star in this outfit!

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      Dec 12, 2013, 11.02 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      I think you will be fabulous in such a dress Oksana! – why don’t you give it a try.. She is so sweet and lovely girl :))

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    Dec 12, 2013, 04.56 PMby liliv-1

    Your husband’s granddaughter looks very pretty in this gorgeous dress Hellen ….. she’s so sweet and she looks very proud of you!

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      Dec 12, 2013, 10.58 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      I appreciate you nice commets Liliv – thank you very, very much :-)

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    Dec 11, 2013, 08.36 PMby rita61

    What a lovely looking young lady! Very lucky!

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      Dec 11, 2013, 10.18 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      She is a very sweet girl :) It’s always nice to sew new clothes for her because she appreciate it very much :)

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    Dec 11, 2013, 11.40 AMby Bbtiny

    What a lovely dress and she really seems so happy with it! Couldn’t be better for Christmas! It’s so nice to sew for kids!

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      Dec 11, 2013, 02.34 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks Bbtiny ! That’s for sure nice to sew for kids – they are so glad for everything I’m sewing :-))

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    Dec 11, 2013, 09.24 AMby Mary Athey

    This is gorgeous ellen and what a lovely young girl. Is this your daughter?? I love sequins and i still want 2 metres in red. Working with sequins is streeful but the end result is so worth it. Fabulous. I love the contrasting satin in the sleeves, it’s a nice touch. Did you take the sequins of before sewing the seams ellen? i broke that many needles last time i used this fabric that another sewer gave me a tip and that was to remove the sequins at all the seams then sew x

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      Dec 11, 2013, 10.45 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      You are always so kind with your comments, thanks a lot Mary. She’s my husband sweet granddaughter, and she is so happy with everything I’m sewing to her :) I know it would be better to remove some sequins, but they are so small so I didn’t have to do it. :o)

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      Dec 11, 2013, 11.25 AMby Mary Athey

      I normally don’t remove the sequins either ellen but i might with the next dress as the sequins are a bit larger. Sequins and anything sparkly remind me so much of xmas. I really wanted the red last year but could’nt get any. I settled on navy and emerald green. I bought gold the previous year. This year i bought black. Its greedy but i would still love the rec!! I don’t think i’m going to that many parties for all these dresses though lol x

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      Dec 11, 2013, 02.32 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      I’m really impressed Mary!! Wow – you can party every night through the holidays :-) Red is my favorite color for Xmas, and also sequins and sparkly garments are nice :) I’m looking forward to see your black dress – I’m sure you will be pretty in your new dress :-))

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