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Pattern Reviews> No Pattern Used> Self Drafted (Snowflake Fairy)

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Posted on:9/30/11 2:21 AM
Last Updated:10/8/11 7:05 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 11 people   
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droxy said... (10/27/11 11:39 AM) Reply
This is fab! I hear you on tulle- drives me nuts. I really love the lighted wings. This is really really wonderful.
KathySews said... (10/11/11 4:13 PM) Reply
this is fantastic. I hope she comes by my house she would definitely get extra goodies. Wonderful grandma memories for both of you
KathySews said... (10/11/11 4:13 PM) Reply
this is fantastic. I hope she comes by my house she would definitely get extra goodies. Wonderful grandma memories for both of you
Princess Aurora said... (10/11/11 12:36 PM) Reply
Hands down winner of the most AWESOME Grandma and Costume award! So jealous!!!!!
JillyBe said... (10/9/11 1:55 PM) Reply
How adorable is that!? Great job!
Elke said... (10/9/11 8:15 AM) Reply
Fabulous costume! Great attention to detail!
Aroura said... (10/8/11 9:55 PM) Reply
Wow, great job! I am very impressed with your wings! I attempted those myself and failed. Love the lit up aspect as well. Great costume!!
marvelous said... (10/5/11 0:12 AM) Reply
I'm in awe of the wings alone! BEAUTIFUL costume! My daughter would love this. Review was very helpful and already has me thinking of ideas for next year. Can't wait to see pics on your granddaughter.
homewerk said... (10/3/11 4:45 PM) Reply
I wanna be a light-up fairy too! But seriously, great costume and helpful review. Want more pictures!
Gail in Western WA said... (10/3/11 6:34 AM) Reply
Love the inclusion of the electrics!
Gelbean said... (10/1/11 5:52 PM) Reply
Super cute!
Heatherrique said... (10/1/11 5:29 AM) Reply
What a fabulous fairy costume! Please post a picture of your granddaughter wearing this dazzling costume.
Bonnie123 said... (9/30/11 10:53 AM) Reply
Very cute and creative!
mastdenman said... (9/30/11 10:34 AM) Reply
That's sooo cute.
mastdenman said... (9/30/11 10:34 AM) Reply
That's sooo cute.
Sue W said... (9/30/11 9:53 AM) Reply
Awesome!!! She'll be thrilled!!!
Trephas2003 said... (9/30/11 9:37 AM) Reply
It looks cute!
GoodbyeValntino said... (9/30/11 9:07 AM) Reply
Aww..... What a lucky girl! Love the costume :)
no7262 said... (9/30/11 7:26 AM) Reply
Too cute! I can't wait to see it on her! Your a great Grama for making this! Nora :)
 
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