Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Tutorial Tuesday: Pleated Flower Pin

Did you notice the skirt Peachy was wearing for the photo shoot? It took me a little bit to figure out what we should all wear. I decided to go with a less is more approach and keep us all coordinating without being matchy-matchy. The pattern for the skirt can be found on Etsy at Noodles and Milk.

The pattern is very simple and easy enough for a beginning sewer. I have had this thing with adding flowers to my creations lately, and decided to try this tutorial from Cute As a Fox. I decided to make my flower with 10 petals. I made five a little bit bigger and five a little bit smaller. I also added a covered button to the middle. This is an easy way to make adorable flowers. I can't wait to make some more!
Sorry this one is on its side. I guess it didn't have its V-8!!

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Kim @ NewlyWoodwards said...

Adorable! She's such a cutie.

Staci J said...

Oh WOW!! I LOVE that skirt, and the flower pin is the perfect accent piece;)
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Heather said...

Oooo so pretty! LOve the colour combo! Thanks for linking up!

Megan said...

The pink and the brown together is beautiful! 'Tis the season for flower accessories, too! This turned out lovely.