The Life of Jennifer Dawn: Belle Tutu

Monday, August 2, 2010

Belle Tutu

I saw a Tutu Drive publicized on another blog. All of the tutus were being sent to a hospital with terminally ill children. I just knew that I had to participate even though the drive was nearing its end. I quickly went out to the store to buy some tulle. I have a confession though... Up until this point, I've never actually sewn a tutu before. This was the perfect opportunity to give it a try though. 

The strategy:
Figure it out as I went along

The inspiration:
Belle from Beauty and the Beast

What little girl wouldn't want to dress-up as this beautiful, book reading princess?!

The result:
This Belle Inspired Tutu that a very deserving little girl will feel like a princess in.
Happy sewing!


  1. Oh this is beautiful!
    It's amazing what two sweet red roses and ribbons will do!
    love your creativity!

  2. What a sweet charity. Your tutu turned out beautifully! You must have some fun ideas for wrapping gifts, too! I hope you'll stop by my PRETTY PACKAGES PARTY and share some of your talent! Be sure to grab a button for a reminder!

  3. How pretty and sparkly! Any little girl would feel like a princess in that tutu :) Stopping by from Making the World Cuter

  4. How is it that sparkly princess skirts haven't been accepted as mainstream attire?? Ahh, to be a kid again :)

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  5. This is beautiful. My little girl would love it!

  6. That is fabulous! I'm loving all the princess tutus!


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