Which is weird to me. First of all, because I HATED dresses as a kid. Second of all, because Girly-Lou couldn't care less about what she wears, so it's very different to have a girl that's picky.
And of course, I don't have 8+ dresses I'm willing to let her wear every day either.
Because of all this, I'm in the process of buying/thrifting/sewing a whole wardrobe for her. Pintrest, of course helps with the ideas.
A couple of days ago I found a pin to THIS page, and she was asking for pattern testers for a cute dress. I've always thought it would be fun to be a pattern tester, so I filled out the form. The next morning I woke up to FOUR emails from the blogger with all the info and asking to have the dress ready 48 hours later. (cue panic attack!)
It was a VERY crazy day, but in 24 hours, I did this:
|she was mad I was taking pictures, but she really loves the dress|
Isn't it adorable!
Now, the pattern wasn't perfect (yet!), but it's a great basic dress that I could do a dozen different variations with. I'm super excited to play around with it some more!