Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Brushing Teeth in a New Nightie

And brushing one less tooth!  My big girl lost her first tooth in a casual way at school (surprising, because there was a lot of drama up to this point). 



She's wearing a new nightie that I sewed for her. I used this pattern again, and the cherry one still fits her as her other summer nightie. 


I adore this story fabric so much that I was almost paralyzed about cutting and sewing it.  But my fabric stash feels large right now, so I told myself this was a great way to sew it down.


If she keeps growing up like a string-bean, the nightie should be just fine into high school. 

5 comments:

  1. She is a doll. Losing one's first tooth is such a Big Deal! And that nightie is a big deal, too--I love that fabric!!

    Congratulations on having One Less Tooth, G!!!

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  2. So sweet...the nightie and the toothy milestone :-)

    I like the daisy clock. So fun to have special things like that around from our pasts...and you fixed up the cord situation quite nicely.

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  3. My little guy just lost his 3rd tooth after wraslin' with his brother ; ) I've been making P.J. pants out of thrifted pillow cases. Their favorites are the elephant print!

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  4. Such a special time, and such a special night gown to make the ordeal so much better..
    love that fabric.. I have 4 grandaughters and I make them night gowns.. They love the ones Maw makes.[and Maw loves to make them.ha]

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  5. She is darling, and the nightgown it so sweet. I love it when little girls wear pretty things to sleep in, and lovely slips under their dresses.

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