Kid Designed…Parent Approved

My daughter, Megan, thought that Mommy had a pretty cool new hobby when I first started doing all of this applique and wanted to make a design too.  I thought this was a great idea, so I asked her to draw me something that she would like me to help her put on a shirt.  She drew out the letters L-O-V-E just as you see them and picked out the fabric for each letter.

I just love it!  Don’t you?

Well, I had an idea to make my girls and Grace and Sophie some coordinating Pj’s…so I made their Pj’s bottoms to have my girls match the bottoms of their friends.  I thought of what I could put on their tops to coordinate them even further but then remembered the idea above so instead I had them each draw a picture of a flower for me to cut out and put on their shirt.  Again they picked the fabric that they wanted their flower to be and all I did was sew it on.  If you look closely you can see their picture they each drew.

Below is a picture of Grace with her rose design.  Didn’t she do a great job with her drawing?  She told me later that she copied the swirl from the fabric into her stem for her rose.  Work of art, I say!

Here’s Megan with her Daisy design.

And these 2 are inseparable, literally!  The are the cutest little friends that I ever did see.  We only see each other 4-6 times a year but every time it is like they just saw each other yesterday.  Reminds me of Wendy and I…apple doesn’t fall far, huh?

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  1. Wendy
    Posted 22 Sep 10 at 8:17 am | Permalink | Reply

    Grace and Sophie love their new PJs and want to wear them every night!! Adding their own artwork and personal touch is such a great idea. Thank you for doing this project with them. Love you!

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