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, March 12

Old Pink Daygown

I love Daygowns!!

This little pink one is very simple but so cute.
Notice the cross stitch which is used along the front facing and the sleeves and neck edge.   Very a secret.

You can make this little gown using Baby Layette pattern.  Just add a little  extra fabric at the neck and gather it.

I am going along for a tour with Pink Saturday!  Join me and How Sweet The Sound.

All Designs Are Copyright Protected copyright 2011 Jeannie Baumeister


Julia said...

So sweet in pink.

Debbie~ said...

Adorable and loooving it in sweet pink! Thanks for sharing! Debbie @ Cottage Hann~Me~Downs

WendyBee said...

Oh, sooo, sooo sweet. I haven't begun heirloom sewing yet, but I think I will someday. I do a little home dec stuff and sew for my own wardrobe, but one day, I will make things like this gown. Say, for any grandchildren God blesses us with....

Kellie said...

I am amazed at how delicate old dresses appear... yet they are still around! When my mother-in-law was expecting my husband, someone made a little dainty dress all hand sewn with entredeaux and shell stiched hem... just beautiful! She never put my husband in it (PTL!) but kept it and gave it to me when we had our little girl! It is over 46 years old and is one of my precious treasures!

Deanna said...

Just lovely and I can see it in pale shades of blue or yellow. Thanks for sharing.

Happy Pink and Green Saturday
Deanna :D

LV said...

That is sch s sweet little pink day dress. I never was big into sewing, but admire those that are great seamstresses.

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble said...

What a lovely piece!!


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