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Sewing

Rapunzel Chloe

Rapunzel Front

You know my Rapunzel Costume post?  Well here’s the outcome.  I really waited until the last minute, but it turned out pretty cute I must say.  And Chloe felt like a princess for sure.  I changed up the colors a little (I like the deeper old school Rapunzel purple, not lavender hues) and I didn’t fuss with the sheer long sleeves or an overskirt.  I had visions of any sheer fabrics getting ripped or snagged.  If I had enough of the lace, I would have added it to the bottom of the dress, too…

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Sewing

Rapunzel Costume

Rapunzel Costume

Here are the makings of Chloe’s Rapunzel costume.  Halloween is just a few days away, so I better get started.

I’m using Simplicity 2065 as my pattern, found the super-awesome wig at Walmart, and the fabric and ribbon at Jo-Ann Fabrics.

Now I’m off to start cutting out the size 4 pattern pieces…

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My Perspective

My First Blog Post

Angela's First Blog Post

 

Wow.  There, I did it.  My first blog post on my very own blog.  Not Facebook.  Not Twitter.  My own homebase.

Feels good.

I’m starting this blog to express myself.  And to share my experiences at my own central location.  Sometimes I feel like my postings on other social networks get lost into oblivion.  This is an effort to regain control…