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Saturday, October 2, 2010

Strawberry Shortcake vs Strawberry Shortcake

When my daughter was 6 she had a Strawberry Shortcake birthday party.  Her 6 year old daughter wants to be Strawberry Shortcake for Halloween.  When I sent the picture I thought she was talking about, my daughter sent back a "lol...no one under 30 would know who she was" She sent me the picture of the "NEW" Strawberry Shortcake.  So gma got out the sketch pad and hit the fabric store.  NO one carries pink with red dot fabric so I bought the pink and some fabric paint.  To make the hat I used a child's bill cap as the base to build it on.  We ordered the socks and except some lace on the sleeves and hem length we are ready to mail it to Texas. 





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10 comments:

Annesphamily said...

What a sweet Halloween costume. My daughter loved Strawberry Shortcake. I am going to look around for her doll which was all hand crocheted. That little doll was amazing. What a great post! Anne

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

My daughter's 4th bday party we did a Strawberry Shortcake theme! It was a blast, even 26 yrs. ago. I sure didn't know there was a "new" girl in town, tho. She has been a bit updated but is still adorable. Your granddaughter will be thrilled with her costume!

Happy PS!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

Abramyan Avenue said...

Oh my goodness..it turned out perfect!! So so adorable! You did an excellent job! I'm sure you daughter and granddaughter will love it! I know I do!!
Have a wonderful weekend!
-April

Parsley said...

What a fun costume! Strawberry Shortcake (older version) was my fav toy as a kid. I still have mine. She doesn't smell and is missing some clothes but she's still my gal!

Marydon said...

G'morn ~ What memories! It is darling!

We finally finished both house constructions & took off for 2 weeks. I apologize, but will be better in touch now .

TTFN ~ Hugs, Marydon

Ann said...

YOU ARE A FANTASTIC GRANDMA-----what a fabulous job. All you need girl is a piece of paper to sketch--I remember how you used napkins before - whatever is available. My sweet little great niece should LOVE it.
Hugs
Ann

Donnie said...

Love the Strawberry Shortcake pink. Happy Pink Saturday.

Rebecca said...

How cute-be sure to post pics with her in it!

Maggie said...

Oh honey, that is so very cute- how wonderful! She should love it!

(And I'm so out of it I didn't know they updated Strawberry Shortcake!)

Happy PS!

In Shoes We Trust,
Maggie Mae @
"Do these shoes match this purse?"

Jean said...

That turned out wonderful.

LOL. I have always known that clothing styles come back but toys has been interesting. I'm waiting for the cabbage patch kids as there are nine in my garage. The daughters have all left them here in a trunk that I've been told I can't touch. If cabbies come back, they might remove them.

Anyway, it's so much fun making costumes for the grands. Congratulations on yours being perfect.