AnnaBeth had a plain white sweater (a hand-me-down from a neighbor) that we decided to embellish to match her new blue skirt . First I sewed on a blue flower trim, purchased at JoAnn's:
Took off the front fastener -- a white button and loop -- and added dyed -to-match ribbon in its place. Then gave the entire thing a thorough coating of cat fur:
The only way I could get the cat off of the sweater was to hang it vertically:
Fashion model pose:
The rosette on the skirt was a ready-made dyed-to-match item -- the fabric and trims were from the Casa Collection at JoAnn Fabrics.
They sang in the morning service and also in a concert in the evening. Both girls had solos.
Thalia decided to wear her hair up because, "it doesn't feel like a performance without a bunch of hairpins sticking in your head." Her friends from Irish Dance will know what she means.