Both of our granddaughters have a birthday next month and we are starting to get ready for the trip. Our oldest granddaughter reads this blog so I will just say, her gift is a surprise! (sorry Lydia) I will post pictures after the party. . .
Normally I make the girls a new outfit for their birthday and we purchase the accessories to complete the ensemble. This year we bought something for the oldest girl and I made an outfit for the youngest, Lauren.
I had purchased this fabric with Lauren in mind.
I went through the patterns and decided on these.
I was unsure of which color ricrac to use so I played around with what I had available.
I made her all 4 items so she could mix and match them. Lauren loves frills and ruffles so figured she would really like these:
Then I used the patchwork fabric to make these: