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here kitty, here kitty

It didn’t take me long to make Stella a slightly creepy cat face dress like her sister’s.  Much to her delight!

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For Stella I cut a size 5 width and size 6 length of the same Modkid Melanie pattern that I used for Clare. That is one advantage of pdf patterns – it’s simple to print out another copy, tape it together, and cut it in a different size. Although slightly tedious. The leggings are the Go To Leggings, in size 5/6 (I think!).

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As with Clare’s dress, I added a neckband. All hems are twin needled. I really do like the gathers in the centre of the side pockets. A very nice touch! I strongly suspect that like the Hopscotch Dress, you’ll see this pattern used many, many times.

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And there’s plenty of the cat fabric left to make something for me! Hooray!

Thanks so much to all the people who left comments on my sewing room tour post – I’m glad that you enjoyed seeing where I sew!  Speaking of which, I should get back to it – it is Frocktails on Saturday night, and I have nothing to wear yet!

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