A baby dress
Our friend's son and daughter in law just had a baby. We are very fond of the family. I decided to make the new baby a dress. Yes, you have seen this orange flower batik before. I made a dress for my cousin's new baby out of the same fabric.
The fabric had arrived at my house, a complete mystery. I have no idea who left it for me, but i am really fond of this 1970's batik.
The trim on this dress is all cut from the dress I had made earlier in the week.
And now for a moment of color theory. I took these photos of the dress today against a dark background.
This dress was fun to make. The baby's father grew up in this neighborhood and probably some of his day-care classmates wore similar dresses.