I busted out the Ottobre Pattern book that I got in the mail a few days ago. I really liked the European style of children's clothing and I thought it would be fun to try some of these patterns. I had no idea you would need an engineering degree to figure this out. I got motion sickness just staring at the pattern. Kind of like Where's Waldo gone bad lol!!
All that searching for 2 simple pieces lol~ I made an apron style top that you would wear over a Tshirt. I used very inexpensive fabric to see if I would like this for Anna.
The Ottobre had this pattern complicated with multi fabric and trim I left it simple thats my style and appliqued some butterflies onto it. If you would like the butterfly applique pattern that I drew click here
I think it will look really nice after it has been washed a few times and the fabric softens up. Anna loves it because it is kind of like wearing an apron. I am excited to figure this Ottobre stuff out I think it will be a good challenge to my sewing and help to improve my skills. And as an added benefit I get to make some really cute clothes.