19 dresses

Today has been a super amazing day not only because of the weather because of the fact that Jenny and Becksie held another dress a girl event and made a total of 19 dresses!dress 3

We were lucky as the church hall was cool and a very lovely place to be, we even had a spot of classical music on in the background.

We had a tasty lunch made by Granny Pugh – lots of yummy sarnies! And even Ian and Grandpa joined forces to make a dress! Very impressive!dress 1

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A huge thank you to all the sewers who attended it was a fabulous day and 19 girls around the world are going to be delighted!

Our raffle which raised £38 towards materials to do more dress days

Our raffle which raised £38 towards materials to do more dress days

Now this really special project really is a way you can change the world and putting on an event is a huge amount of fun. Of course to put on an event you need fabric, bias binding, elastic and thread! We had some extremely kind donations firstly from a lovely lady called Hannah and Kate from Marshmellow Woodstock and a huge fabric donation from Abakhan fabrics. Amazing, so kind and we are hugely grateful!dress 5

Some of the dresses

Some of the dresses

A really personal touch

A really personal touch

And now……. to chill out a bit with a nice cup of tea! Phew!

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6 thoughts on “19 dresses

  1. WEll done for organising both of you!! I was very pleased to be part of it and also to manage to make a passable dress this time! I will improve!

  2. Well Done Again Becksie….I do admire you for never doing things by halves ..and lovely to see the fellas being useful too!
    There will be some very happy little girls wearing your dresses for years to come…what a lovely thing to do.

  3. Well done! Ive been asking around friends and family for pillowcase dontations as I want to see if I can make a few, so hopefully I can crack on with some in the next few weeks. :O)

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