Found this Korilakkuma washcloth thingy when I was in San Francisco ages ago. Japan Town has so many fun little shops. Loved her because she is adorable, but had no idea what to do with her. Bought her anyway. And this weekend was glad I did. Found a good basic pink sweatshirt on Amazon.com, tossed in some ribbon and lace in my stash, as well as some little charms I found locally, and before I knew it had a DIY project.
I also added a couple of bows to adorn the ears on the hood. It is hard to see from the snaps I took, but in person they add a needed balance and continuity to the ribbon on the applique. The sweatshirt now matches wonderfully to Baby the Stars Shine Bright’s My Sweet Mate Kumya’s Honey Hunt skirt. Very proud of my little Thanksgiving weekend accomplishment.