This is really lame, but I bought the materials for this project in October….of 2010.
But then someone gave us a coat for Madeline that year and I pushed it off.
I guess it’s a good thing I did.
She’s grown a lot this past year and all of her coats/jackets were making her look like the little brother on A Christmas Story so I figured it was about time to finally get down to business.
(photo credited here)
I think it turned out pretty cute and Madeline loves it.
The only real issue I had was that somehow the hat lining ended up too small for her head.
By that point I just didn’t care anymore, so her hat isn’t lined, which thankfully doesn’t seem to bother her.
Of course, my seam ripper and I have as close a relationship as always.
Whoops, I knew I forgot something. I guess there was a reason I made four flowers. Duh.
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