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dad’s shirt – now her dress

Happy Friday everyone!  I just got a workout vacuuming the entire house and thought I should sit down and share Natalie’s shirt dress with you. 
And if you haven’t already there still time to enter the Cloud 9 Fabric and my pattern giveaway.
Well, it’s been super warm and sunny here, so it was a lot of fun getting some pics outdoors for a change.  It’s so much fun taking pictures of Natalie, she’s always moving always doing goofy things.  Just. Plain. Fun.
Just like Emily’s shirt dress I used MADE‘s shirt dress tutorial.  I love the splash of color at the waistband!
Hope you all have a great weekend. I’ll announce the fabric & pattern winners tomorrow morning.

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38 Responses to dad’s shirt – now her dress

  1. lisa's blog.............. 04.15.2011 at 11:10 am #

    Really adorable!

  2. alayne 04.15.2011 at 11:14 am #

    both shirt dresses and your skirt are super cute! i need to get sewing. so much on my list to get done before easter!

  3. Jennadesigns 04.15.2011 at 11:14 am #

    It’s lovely Anna! I need to make some of these for Hannah this summer!

  4. Krista 04.15.2011 at 11:18 am #

    So pretty! I love the combo of gingham and that anthology fabric (one of my faves). And how does it get so warm there so quickly! Look at all of that lush green grass.

  5. Miss Sews-it-all 04.15.2011 at 11:20 am #

    Wow, I love this, and it looks like Natalie does, too!

  6. MAUREEN CRACKNELL 04.15.2011 at 11:24 am #

    This is so adorable — I love navy gingham for girls!

  7. Scrummy Scrapz aka Lizzie 04.15.2011 at 11:28 am #

    A truly adorable little dress, what a good idea using Dad’s shirt and it seems that Natalie just loves it! Have a great weekend x

  8. Chris 04.15.2011 at 11:57 am #

    Those blond curls and so pretty! I love the color at the waist, too. Wishing you a happy, springy weekend.

  9. Christie @ A Lemon Squeezy Home 04.15.2011 at 12:09 pm #

    That’s so very cute! She looks like a fun little girl:). And it does look so warm! Have a great weekend!

  10. Emily 04.15.2011 at 12:38 pm #

    I love these pictures! Your dress turned out darling, as usual. :) I really like the contrasting colors and position of the waist band.

  11. Emily 04.15.2011 at 12:45 pm #

    This has been on my to-do list for a while. Looks great!
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  12. Marisa 04.15.2011 at 12:49 pm #

    I just love the contrasting waistband! I’ll have to ask Hubs to go through his shirts.

  13. Twins Squared 04.15.2011 at 1:09 pm #

    That came out really great! I was inspired after your last post to give this a try. Now if I can just get the hubby to let go of a couple of shirts. Hee Hee!

  14. Poppyprint 04.15.2011 at 1:14 pm #

    Sweet!!! The dress is adorable, too.

  15. Jocelyn 04.15.2011 at 1:14 pm #

    That is so adorable! I love it. You’re so good to sit down and blog after vacuuming the whole house. I would probably nap instead, but I’m going to blame that on pregnancy ;)

  16. eatmoresmores 04.15.2011 at 1:16 pm #

    I love this! I’ve got a very similar shirt that my husband decided he didn’t want and I saved it for a project like this. You’ve inspired me to get it done. I think it will be sweet for my daughter to wear it on father’s day among other times.

  17. hungiegungie 04.15.2011 at 1:19 pm #

    adorable- i can’t wait to go through my husband’s shirts and claim a few of them for my daughter :)

  18. florzinha Tá 04.15.2011 at 1:37 pm #

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  19. Toodie 04.15.2011 at 2:21 pm #

    Great shirt dress. It is soo cute.

  20. JuneBug 04.15.2011 at 3:03 pm #

    Awesome pictures, full of personality! And the shirt dress is darling. I will have to make one.

  21. Kelly O. 04.15.2011 at 3:28 pm #

    super duper cute! I must try this!

  22. Jeannie 04.15.2011 at 7:06 pm #

    Good shots and an adorable dress. That is such a cute tutorial.

  23. Brooke 04.15.2011 at 7:18 pm #

    So cute!

  24. Cindy 04.15.2011 at 8:00 pm #

    This is sooo adorable, Anna! Great job!! She is just so precious!!:)

  25. Cole's Corner 04.15.2011 at 8:37 pm #

    So cute!!! So much cuter than all the upcycled man shirt dresses I’ve seen. Love it.

  26. Emily Elizabeth 04.15.2011 at 10:48 pm #

    I love this so freaking much!

  27. virginiamae 04.16.2011 at 7:39 am #

    Adorable! Love the colors!

  28. hannapurzel 04.16.2011 at 12:12 pm #

    I love it!!!!!!
    I’ve done it too ;)
    http://hannapurzel.blogspot.com/2011/04/papis-altes-hemd.html

  29. Kitten's Lost Her Mittens 04.16.2011 at 4:59 pm #

    So cute! I just love how it turned out.

  30. Su 04.17.2011 at 7:52 pm #

    Very pretty. I love shirt to dress transformations, and the Made tutorial is esp good

  31. Gwen @ Gwenny Penny 04.17.2011 at 10:29 pm #

    This is such an adorable dress. And Natalie looks like she loves it, too. She’s ready for spring :)

  32. Maxabella 04.18.2011 at 1:32 am #

    Well I just LOVE it. From checked business shirt to sweet gingham dress. What’s more perfect than that? x

  33. meg 04.18.2011 at 10:30 am #

    do we live in the same state? because it looks like summer there, but it’s seems like winter here?

  34. Angela 04.18.2011 at 1:01 pm #

    What a lovely little dress makes me wish I was a little girl again! A fabulous way to recycle too.

  35. Louisa 04.18.2011 at 5:29 pm #

    What a fabulous dress! I love the idea of using a shirt from dad to make a little girls dress!

  36. Gretta 04.19.2011 at 1:26 pm #

    I love these dresses! So cute.

  37. Yolanda @ Miss Refashionista 04.20.2011 at 11:53 am #

    Love it!! The cutest refashion I’ve seen lately!

  38. Anonymous 05.16.2011 at 12:49 pm #

    Absolutely gorgeous!!!! And the dress is beautiful too!!! :)

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