Monkeymoo Easter

I spent quite a long time deliberating over Moo’s Easter dress. I had seen beautiful fabrics via Australian pages but I couldnt get the ones I wanted. Then I found this Moda fabric advertised. Its a gorgeous japanese cotton. I bought the coordinating floral and found a cute spotty fabric in a local haberdashery.

IMG_3617 I bought the first edition of the “One Thimble” magazine on the day that it was released. However, I hadn’t yet tried anything from it. I kept seeing beautiful the Bo Peep party dresses (by Ainslee Fox Boutique Patterns for One Thimble) and decided that was the one I wanted to make after far too much deliberation!  IMG_3647


The dress is trimmed with vintage lace hem and detailing on the waist. This pattern was absolutely fabulous to follow. I thoroughly enjoyed making it. The fit is good, the finish is good, and its stunning.



I slightly modified the sash, as I didn’t want a visible wrong side. But I decided this as I was making it, so only had the pattern width of fabric. Next time, I would double it so that the bow is still as wide and fabulous as the pattern design but finished the whole way round.

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Moo massively approved of it’s twirl factor, particularly when we teamed it with her fluffliest pettiskirt.

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She finished the outfit off with a handmade egg collecting bag, beautiful handmade pearl bracelet and fluffy bunny ears. Just right for her Easter egg hunt, so she thought!

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