Wednesday, August 5, 2015

*Review* OG Retro - Aloha, I Love You & MLA - Garden Party Dress



Got this cute set for Kanani. It is adorable! 


Included: 2 postcards, writing pen (no ink), retro late 60s carry on, and a tropical coconut drink.


 To me, this dress has a tropical styled look. I thought with minor adjustments Kanani could wear it.

The netted crochet shrug can go over bathing suits, tank tops and sun dresses. I decided to remove the tulle hem and the pink satin around the waist.

 

I added fabric to lengthen the dress and a halter strap. The dress has no spandex in it and fits tight in the bodice.


I love it with the crochet coverlet, I think this DIY project turned out cute.

*VIDEO*

7 comments:

  1. So cute! Love the make over of the dress!

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  2. Really cute! I love what you did with the dress.

    -aginparadise

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  3. We have the aloha set. The coconut drink is so cute!

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  4. I love the striped fabric you added. Kanani has some great accessories with the OG set.

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  5. This is awesome!! You've done such beautiful things this whole project is great. Have you heard of Maru and Friends? They're an amazing doll collection with such gorgeous faces, I wonder if that cool wheelchair would work with the Maru and Friends dolls? Love your whole blog!!

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  6. Gave the Aloha set to granddaughter #2 in May as she likes to do beach scenes with her dolls. . She also liked the coconut drink best. I've seen the garden party dress and passed it by, but I didn't see its potential as you did. Love how you adapted it for Kanani; she looks cute in it.

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