Addie is so petite that anything store-bought slides off her narrow shoulders, and for a skirt to fit her tiny waist, it has to be a micro-mini. That's not going to work, so I've been working on making her summer church wardrobe. This sweet little dress is a quick and easy sew:
The pattern has everything a girl could want: Puffed sleeves? Check. Peter Pan collar? Check. Gathered empire waistline? Check.
Baby rick rack? Of course!
It also comes in a taxi-cab yellow version, because really, who can resist black and white gingham?
And waiting in the wings, a patriotic number, ready for some fireworks:
What's not to love? Fortunately for me, it can be made in long sleeves, too. I'm already dreaming of baby wale corduroy for the winter. . .