|~ Tablecloth Dress #3 ~|
This one took forevah. Truly.
|with 2 donated tablecloths and 1 stash bit of fabric|
There are thousands (and I mean that literally) of appliques covering holes and staining on these beauties.
|sorry for the blurrrrr, not so good at back shots...|
And yes that is a donkey on my back.
|and that's not all...|
Here's a view of those hot red and orange shoes from ebay:
Speaking of ebay, I found the same exact tablecloth there for $150!!!!! Sure that one was in pristine condition, but come on. It's the one I'm using for the bodice and sleeves with the farmer, his wife (?), donkey, and happy veggies.
|Those two characters are also peaking out of my big ole pockets.|
Then there's behind-the-scenes shots from the production of Tablecloth Dress #3:
|Skirt section laid out with potential appliques-in-waiting|
|and the floor next to it full of itty-bitty scraps|
|appliques pinned on awaiting stitching|
|more and more|
|with tinier and tinier pieces|
Yes, you can even view the dress in more detail (and
p.s. I've already finished 2 more!
p.p.s. My XOXO shoes (really, that's the brand name) are now joining the party at Sheila's Shoe Shine. Have a look-see at all the pretty little things.