Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Cookie & the Crystal Shoes

Yes, just like a crappy heroes movie, hahaha. Anyways, hubby and I went out on Sunday to a local artisan fair, and we found an old guy that used to work on a glassware, and he did all of this tiny things on crystal, like pandas, frogs, and more. I fell in love with a pair of earrings that were some clear heels, and hubby bought them for me!

I was also sewing for Cookie -and this is such a challenge. My big issue right now is to find something like velcro or snaps that doesn't look out of proportions, because the ones I have for Coco are too big for Cookie. I also tried to make an A-line dress and it sucked hardly, so I went for a classic top+gathered skirt + panties, and it worked decently. I'm gonna make something matching for Coco, with this fabric.

Hope you like this, Cookie is still missing a hat with bunny ears, but my mom is knitting a commission and I won't ask her a hat until she is finished :3

(Excuse the pics effects, I was *aiming* for something fantasy-like)

Cookie: What is that? *go and grabs a shoe*


Cookie: Are this Cinderella's shoes?
Me: no, they are my earrings!
Cookie: But they are huge!

Excuse the dialog, this girls makes me imagine stories, hahaha. Here is a closeup to one of the shoes:


My crappy camera declared war against sheerness and clear shoes, hahahaha. It was so hard to get it to focus on the shoes and capture the crystal in a half decent way.

Hope you like this!

4 comments :

  1. Cookie is so cute! But I can imagine how hard it must be to sew for such a teeny cutie. x__x

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    1. It is kind of hard on getting the appropriate fabrics, but my main issue right now is getting something in scale to make the closure in the dress!

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  2. Cookie is just too adorable! ♥ The dress you made for her looks really cute - I can't wait to see what other sewing you will do for her when you find the right in scale things for it. :)

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    1. Thank you dear! I want to make her a ballerina outfit, since she poses so well :3 I really hope I can get the in scale things, too :)

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