Fall Fairy Tunic


I Love tunics dresses in the summer and tunic shirts in the fall! I made this specifically for the babes fall wardrobe - after eyeing up this pattern for ages (LOVE the pattern btw, so easy to follow the directions, separate pattern pieces for each age - so no tracing and then cutting). I won the pattern in a great giveaway from this blog

Now with the thoughts of fall I know pink isn't everyone's first fall color choice... But I LOVE pink! and I knew I wanted to add a fall fairy to it, and pink goes perfectly with the fall colors in my humble opinion.

Here is a close up of my fall fairy. I drew the pattern for this fairy and cute it out on felt, used heat and bond to get the pieces to stick together and then onto the shirt, and finally hand stitched around it. Note her adorable acorn hat - love love love <3 


The back: (the pattern doesn't call for a button up, that is my own spin on things, mainly out of concern for the shirt going over my daughter's head with ease.)

Cute? I think so. Love it with her skinny jeans and slouchy hat!


The side detail. Snack cups slow her down long enough to get a non blurry pic! (nearly 14 months and busy busy all the time)


I just think it's cute that she wants to throw leaves over the edge of the deck.

Close up of the shoulder sleeve pleat 

Another view of the back:

since I made this with fall in mind I've entered it into 
Celebrate Color


PS. If there is interest I can scan in the fairy pattern so you can get it for yourself (for your own personal use)

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9 comments

UK lass in US said...

Aw, I miss that age... What a sweet top!

Joni Nickrent said...

This is adorable and perfectly magical for FALL! POP ART MINIS

Mindie Hilton said...

Cute hat and top. What a cutie pie.
Thank you for your kind words at Bacon Time too, it means a lot to me.

Rachel Hauser said...

That fairy is SOOOOO cute!

kasia said...

As always, really cute! Btw I am starting to recognize yr creations :)

April's Homemaking said...

How cute!! Tunics are great- love the little fairy- great work!!

odetoinspiration said...

Adorable tunic! Awesome job on the fairy:D

Jami said...

Hi Jen! This little fairy tunic is toooo cute! Love the details! Did I see a cute embellishment on the jeans, too?!? You are a crafty momma!! Thanks so much for stopping by and linking up to the Tuesday To To Party!
Smiles!
Jami
www.blackberryvine.blogspot.com

Athena said...

This is so cute and it looks so comfortable. Thanks for linking to Success U @ TheStuffOfSuccess.com

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