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Friday, January 13, 2012

Boys' Week {Project Run and Play}

Well, I made it through Boys' Week over at Project Run and Play without a boy and I actually LOVE what I created.  I wanted to make something for Bean even though it would be boy-ish.  I thought of a cute way to girl it up once the contest was over and for something that was just a thought it my mind to actually turn out exactly as I was hoping is kind of exciting.  Especially since this was a functional-type of experiment and not something asthetic. 

After seeing You and Mie's GORGEOUS winter romper entered for the Junebug Dress Remix, I fell in love with the idea of making a shorts romper.  A shromper.  With a few details I thought I could take a boy's shromper and fit it for a girl.  This is what I came up with.

A fully lined shromper.  I fell in love with how the top pocket I made adds a hint of frogginess to the front.  So I call it the Froggy Shromper, hehe.

Stay tuned for some pics of Bean in the Froggy Shromper with both boy AND girl styling.  It turned out so cute!  I swear it's worth the wait to see how the girl pics turned out :)

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**Update** You can click here to see the post of the transformation!


  1. Thanks for the mention!! I'm glad you liked the romper - I love your version. The froggy face is so cute!!

  2. Oh, and don't you just LOVE when something comes out just the way you wanted, even though you weren't sure what you were doing!?? :)

  3. Yes, it's the best feeling seeing something come together!

  4. I love how the parts of this work together to form a froggy, without there being any actual appliqued pictures involved. Very creative and adorable! It will be fun to see how you make it girly in the end.

  5. oh that has to be the CUTEST thing ever! I'm visiting you from Skip to My Lou. I'd love to invite you to link up with us for Fun Stuff Fridays.


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