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235 BUNNIES & BUTTERFLIES
Smocking Design: Bunnies & Butterflies


Dress Pattern sold separately
Dress Pattern: The Classic Yoke

236 TALLULAH
Smocking Design: Tallulah


Dress & Pinafore Patterns sold separately
Pinafore Pattern: Bishops & Bonnets
Dress Pattern: Me & Leroy basic dress

237 SPRINGTIME CHICKS
Smocking Design: Springtime Chicks


Dress Pattern sold separately
Dress Pattern: The Classic Yoke

238 ESTHER
Smocking Design: Esther


Dress Pattern sold separately.
Dress Pattern: Christine

239 BUNNIES FOR LULA
Smocking Design: Bunnies For Lula


Dress Pattern: Bishops & Bonnets

240 YVONNE
Smocking Design: Yvonne


Dress & Bonnet Pattern sold separately
Dress Pattern: Bishops & Bonnets

241 EDEN
Smocking Design: Eden



Dress & Bonnet Pattern sold separately
Dress Pattern: Bishops & Bonnets

242 BRIDGETT
Smocking Design:Bridgett


Dress Pattern sold separately
Dress Pattern: Bishops & Bonnets


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Carrot Valley Critters
For The Young & Young At Heart


 

Vol. I GRAMMA & STEPHANIE

Shadow appliqué & shadow embroidery book

'Gramma' wears wire rimmed glasses.   With needle in hand she stitches the ear openings on a hat.

A lovely bow trimmed hat box is beside her.

'Stephanie' has a fuzzy pompom tail & is wearing her favorite sun bonnet. She is watering the tulips.

Complete instructions for stitching these motifs into the lace trimmed ovals & stitching them into the garments.

Complete instructions for stitching the shadow embroidery & shadow appliqué designs.  

Instructions for converting the patterns that are pictured. 

Heirloom sewing & lace shaping instructions included.

Instructions for converting the patterns 
Read more Gramma & Stephanie Vol. 1

 Price: $8.00 ea.

 Order Carrot Valley Critters Shadow Appliqué Book Vol. 1

 

Patterns sold separately
See hyperlink below to go to pattern for description & sizes
Blue Dress & Pinafore: Me & Leroy

 

 

 

 

 

 


Carrot Valley Critters
For The Young & Young At Heart



 

Vol. II LAURA & JOHN 

Shadow appliqué & shadow embroidery book

Laura' is a sweet little rabbit with a fuzzy pompom tail.   

She is watching Tulip' the bird, sitting on top of a fancy Easter egg. 

'Bebe', Laura's 'little sister, watches in awe. 

The bottom of this pinafore is circled with a bevy of Easter eggs. 

Complete instructions for stitching these motifs into the lace trimmed circles & stitching them into the pinafore.

'John' is wearing his jacket & carrying an Easter egg. 

An optional pattern piece, of a little present, allows you to create  a year round design.

Complete instructions for stitching the shadow embroidery  & shadow appliqué designs.

 Heirloom sewing & lace shaping instructions included. 

Instructions for converting the patterns 

Read more Laura & John Vol. 2

Order Carrot Valley Critters Shadow Appliqué Book Vol. 2

 Price: $8.00 ea.

 

Patterns sold separately
See hyperlink below to go to pattern for description & sizes
Romper: Brandon

Dress & Pinafore Pattern: Lauren

 

Carrot Valley Critters
For The Young & Young At Heart

 MARY ANN & JEFFREY Vol. 3

Shadow appliqué & shadow embroidery book

 'Mary Ann' is a flop eared rabbit with a basket of eggs in front of her.  

 The basket could easily be filled with delicate embroidered flowers. 

Extra design pieces included for year round variations. 

Complete instructions for stitching the beautiful lace work baskets shown on the skirt.

Mary Ann is one of Pat's favorites!

'Jeffrey' wears a straw hat & is growing jelly beans.   
He is successful judging from all the little green sprouts coming up in his garden.

Complete instructions for stitching the shadow embroidery  & shadow appliqué designs.

Heirloom sewing & lace shaping instructions included. 

Instructions for converting the patterns that are pictured.

Read more Mary Ann & Jeffrey Vol. 3

Order Carrot Valley Critters Shadow Appliqué Book Vol. 3

 Price: $8.00 each

Patterns sold separately
See hyperlink below to go to pattern for description & sizes
Romper: Brandon


Dress & Pinafore: The Classic Yoke adaptation.
Dress is made using the high yoke and skirts are cut 42" wide front & back and are not smocked.
Pinafore is not smocked & uses the high yoke dress fronts & backs from pattern.

UPDATE February 2014
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