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Sunday, December 9, 2018

Doll Dress Boutique -- a Crafty Weekends Review & Link Party

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Disclosure: C&T Publishing sent me this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own! I will receive a small stipend for purchases made through the links in this post. Thank you for supporting Crafty Moms Share!

It has been a crazy week like usual. I have been really wanting to try one of the patterns in today's book, but have not pulled out my sewing machine in quite awhile. Today I am sharing a new doll clothes pattern book. It is Doll Dress Boutique by Erin Hentzel. 


This book has seven chapters. The first chapter is a general sewing chapter with a bonus dress pattern for a tuxedo dress. Then the chapters are about styles of dresses: A-Line, Classic Sleeveless, Country Cottage, Square Neck, Party, and Princess Seamed. All of the chapters also have bonus dress patterns.
Bonus Design: Spring Meadow
The dresses in this book are adorable and there are many different styles and adaptations. They can be made with different fabrics to fit the different time periods of various dolls.
I Heart Westies from Classic Sleeveless Dresses Chapter
The patterns are printable and look easy enough to piece together when necessary. There are shaded pictures of the entire piece to show the portion on that page. Overall the book has great patterns and new styles for doll clothes as well as easy instructions. I hope you will check it out!


Bonus Design: Orange Crush


Cape Cod from Square-Neck Dress Chapter






It is time to see what you have been creating!  Thank you to everyone who shared with us at our last party. It was a fun party with lots of creativity shared!  Below are a few of the features from our last party, but be sure to go back and check out the many great crafts shared! Please remember for your child-oriented crafts, activities, lessons, etc. Sharing Saturday will be back next week!! I skipped one due to the holiday! be sure to stop by and share your kid-oriented activities!! And if you have cultural posts be sure to share them at Creative Kids Culture Blog Hop this month!  I can't wait to see what your latest creations are!!

Features


1) From Busy Being Jennifer: Ruffle Ribbon Christmas Tree

2) From DIY Party Mom: Santa's Belt Christmas Countdown Calendar

3) From Refresh Living: Upcycled Santa Coffee Can Craft

4) From Anika's DIY Life: DIY Colorful Wood Slice Christmas Tree

5) From Rain on a Tin Roof: DIY Christmas Ornament Drink Stirrers

6) From Creative of Rainy: Crochet Tulip Stitch Mini Bag

7) From LiliaCraftParty: Alegria Baby Set

8) From The Scrap Shoppe: Map Mural Big Boy Bedroom Makeover


Thank you to everyone who shared the last week!! I hope you will share again!! If you are featured here, please feel free to grab a featured button to display proudly on your blog. I would love the help spreading the word about Crafty Weekends!!