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mother-daughters matching dress

Added May 7, 2010

by liaspace

Jakarta, Indonesia






today, misfits’ school held a mother’s day performance and we were asked to wear matching outfits (similar color or similar design). I decided to make ruffled dresses for the misfits and for myself. I used the pattern from children’s style book and simple style dress and added an extra ruffle for the children in the middle and followed the same design like the children’s dress on my ruffled dress :). I used size 80 for little M and added about 1cm extra for the neck and used a size 90 for Big M.

I originally made a size 110 for big M and that was way too big for her, so last night I decided to sew a size 80 for little M and gave little M’s dress for Big M :). It only took me 1 hour !! mine was done in about 1.5 hours…not bad, I must say…I was so scared when I was about to try my dress…I was scared it was going to be hideous…but it wasn’t as bad as I thought :D. I used a beautiful discounted linen I

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    May 10, 2010, 10.44 AMby nessys

    This is so sweet! You and your daughters are just lovely! I just love the colour on your dress.

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      May 11, 2010, 09.03 AMby liaspace

      thank you :)…I love the beautiful linen fabric too :)

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    May 9, 2010, 03.52 AMby pitocia

    I really love it! It’s perfect for you and your little sweet daughters.By the way,where did you got those linen fabric in jakarta?

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      May 9, 2010, 05.42 PMby liaspace

      they’re everywhere, but this one I bought at Pasar Mayestik, the shop nearby the entrance, next to Ratu Busana…forgot the name :)

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    May 8, 2010, 06.37 PMby gray

    Realy lovely… such a nice job well done!!

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    May 8, 2010, 12.44 PMby adile

    Adorable dresses from a proud mum to her adorable little girls..well done mum. 8-)

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    May 8, 2010, 08.35 AMby holasoylulu

    so cute!!!

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    May 8, 2010, 05.32 AMby tradsahm

    How sweet! I love the ruffles!

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    May 7, 2010, 04.19 PMby Xiaofeng Xu

    Your girls and the dress are both so pretty! and you too :-)

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    May 7, 2010, 11.45 AMby miktha

    Ooo.. your dress is pretty and the girls are adorable.

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    May 7, 2010, 11.34 AMby shedoz213

    Absolutely Adorable!

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    May 7, 2010, 10.23 AMby Mi (なおみ)

    sweet !!

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