Fine Heirloom Sewing, Smocking and Hand Embroidery

"Baby will be well and smiling in little garments made by Mother, Auntie, Grannie and loving friends!"

Please join me as I teach the old fashioned techniques and skills needed to sew baby clothes. You will find lessons that start at the very beginning and take you step by step as we sew little baby clothes together. May you find much joy and pleasure in making them.
It's easy and it's fun!!

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Saturday, November 13

Pretty Blue Daygown.

Fairy Rose from my Garden.
I finished my blue daygown.

Actually, it will have gathered lace around the lace yoke.  But I wanted to show you before I stitched it on.

I like the simple look with just the lace insertion.  Very Boy, I think!

And love the sleeves.

With a pleat in the back.  And a Fairy Rosebud stitched on the pleat.

Will show you how it looks with gathered lace next!  Gotta go stitch it.

The Fairy Rose
Sprays of tiny, double, rose pink flowers against petite, dark green  leaves combine to make "The Fairy" a tidy , handsome, and useful shrub.  Antique Rose circa 1932,  disease resistance is better than that of most roses in its class.
from Antique Roses For The South by William C. Welch

Anyone can grow this rose!!  It is like a thorn bush with flowers!

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Cynthia Gilbreth said...

Lovely daygown, but then all of your daygowns are.

Prissy said...

Oh, Jeannie, this is lovely! You make the BEST baby clothes!

Sara said...

you never fail to INSPIRE me!!! Love this gown and yes, it would be precious on a boy!!!

Jan said...

That's very sweet. Thanks so much for sharing with all of us.

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