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Rob’s Little Princess: Making Dress-Up More Fun ~ #Review and #Win a Dress! CAN 03/17

| February 17, 2014 | 54 Comments

Kids love playing dress-up.  My kids enjoy putting on outfits and using their imaginations to become someone totally different while they play.  My younger daughter will even wrap a blanket around her waist, pretending it is a dress, and start dancing around our living room whenever we play music at home.  Rob’s Little Princess allows for little girls to bring to life some of their fairytale fantasies by designing handmade clothing for little girls that can only be described as being fun and frilly.

Rob’s Little Princess has been making outfits, dresses, skirts, shirts, along with matching hair bands and hair pins since October, 2013.  They use material that is flame retardant and safe for children, so there is less worry for parents when their child is wearing their pieces.

Dress Collage

When the outfit for my daughter was delivered to my door, I had to stifle my girlish squeals of delight because I could just imagine her reaction when she saw what she was going to get to play in.  My daughter got to review a Cinderella-themed dress.

For this dress, I was able to choose the material I wanted for the bodice. I had my choice of a knit crochet bodice,



or a fuzzy knit crochet bodice.




I chose the latter because I thought that my daughter would find it softer against her skin, and it would be less revealing.

I found that there were a few issues with the dress once I received it. The blue tulle at the top of the bodice was uneven, and the fluffy bodice was coming off on to anything it came into contact with.

I spoke with Rob’s Little Princess, and brought my issues to them. They were able to quickly adjust the tulle at the top of the dress.  I did not change the bodice of the dress. I was given the choice to have the bodice removed for the plain knit bodice, but then the dress would have to be remade from scratch.  It was not a huge problem to me. I felt that the look of the fuzzy knit crochet was better for the dress, but to avoid having bits of bodice everywhere, I would advice choosing the knit crochet bodice over its fuzzy counterpart.

Since my daughter loves dresses, I was not disappointed with her reaction to this outfit.  She was ecstatic!  She could not wait to for me to help her into this dress.  Once all dressed up, she was all but floating around the house, calling herself a princess.  The fit of the dress was perfect.  It was the right length, and the bodice was stretchy, so it allowed for a thin shirt to be worn underneath it.  It is one of her favourite things to wear!




I really liked this outfit.  This dress makes her feel special whenever she wears it, and it made us smile whenever we saw her having fun playing princess.

Besides having the issues with the dress, I had a really positive experience with Rob’s Little Princess.

They were able to address my concerns quickly and in a positive manner.  They also wanted a lot of information about my daughter in order to have the dress fit her properly without physically being measured.

If you are looking for a sweet dress-up outfit for your little girl to help her live out her imagination, then look to Rob’s Little Princess to make this happen.

Disclosure:  I received the above mentioned products to sample.  All opinions are honest and my own.


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Enter to Win a Cinderella Themed Dress

just like the one that was reviewed!


Available from 1 year to 8 years old (value is $50)


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My name is Lian Wright. Born in Toronto, I came to Ottawa as a student to study Political Science at Carleton University, and came away with an Honours Degree, and decided to stay. I'm a huge sports fan, have a love of reading, and like experiencing new things whenever I can. I am now a mother of three children (11, 1 and 7 months old) and am kept constantly on my toes. My blog, Pieces of Me, is my way of sharing what I have enjoyed and encountered in my life so far as a mother. So far, being a mom has had it's expected ups and downs, but that's what makes being a parent so fulfilling for me. I've loved and learned from what's happened so far, and I can't wait to see what's in store for me next. I hope you enjoy the journey with me! Author's website.

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  1. Lynda Cook says:

    Your daughters dress is very beautiful, and I bet she feels like a real princess. My favourite princess is Snow White and my granddaugther would look so cute in one of these dresses

  2. catebrazil says:

    My favorite princess is Cinderella – my daughter (2) recently discovered barbie and calls her Cinderella 🙂

  3. Stephanie LaPlante says:

    My favorite princess is Sleeping Beauty.

  4. Julie Bolduc says:

    My daughter liked Cinderellea

  5. My favorite princess is Belle! My daughter would love one of these dresses!

  6. angela m says:

    My favorite princess is belle

  7. andie says:

    Sleeping beauty – Aurora

  8. natasha severson says:

    i’ve always loved cinderella

  9. Carolle Hall says:

    It is Cinderella 🙂

  10. stephanie yas says:

    our favorite princess is sister adores her new Orleans flare.

  11. ivy pluchinsky says:


  12. kristen visser says:

    i love so many of them but Cinderella has always been my fav

  13. charityk says:

    sleeping beauty

  14. Juliee Fitze says:

    It is Cinderella have loved her all my days

  15. Erinn Lishman says:

    I’d have to say Snow White, and my daughters love her too!

  16. Nicole S says:

    My favorite princess is Belle!

  17. Robyn B. says:

    My favorite is Cinderella.

  18. Dianne G. says:

    My favorite princess is Rapunzel.

  19. darci says:

    Love Ariel1

  20. Trisha Y. says:

    I love The Little Mermaid, Ariel.

  21. Holly Wright says:

    my favourite princess is cinderella

  22. Erin Nolan says:

    What a beautiful, unique dress. My daughter would love it:)

  23. Fan R says:

    Our favourite Princess is Elsa.

  24. Amanda Neilson says:

    For the longest time, my favourite princess was Ariel. Now my favourite, as well as my daughter’s, is (Queen) Elsa :).

  25. Laurie B says:

    My favorite is Cinderella. My dauhgters is Belle.

  26. Maegan Morin says:

    Belle is my favorite princess!

  27. kathy downey says:

    My grand-daughters favorite princess is Cinderella

  28. Cheryl says:

    Fave princess is Ariel

  29. Jennifer L. says:

    My favourite is Cinderella.

  30. Viv Sluys says:

    I’m loving the new Disney princesses like Rapunzel, Anna & Elsa, and Merida.
    I think Rapunzel is my favourite.

  31. Sarah Stickney says:


  32. Marla says:

    Cinderella 🙂

  33. Kimberly B says:

    My favorite was always Snow White & Cinderella but now there are so many it’s hard to choose.

  34. nancy chartrand says:

    All of the princesses are amazing really, with their own special qualities, from snow white, to sleeping beauty to Ariel and Cinderella, and the new ones like Anna and Elsa, It is great to be a girl. My princess is Autumn and she would love a dress like this <3 ty so much for the opportunity to own one 🙂

  35. holly o'gorman says:

    Looove Cinderella!

  36. Angela Mitchell says:

    Rapunzel is our favourite!

  37. KD says:

    I’ve always loved Belle (Beauty and the Beast), but the new princess from Brave is wonderful too!

  38. nikki robak says:


  39. michelle hebert says:

    i like Ariel as a kid

  40. I’ve always loved Cinderella. Love the dress and so would my daughter.

    Besos, Sarah
    Blogger at Journeys of The Zoo

  41. Robin says:

    I love Ariel and Rapunzel!

  42. Silvia D says:

    I like Cinderella

  43. Lindsay Cyr says:

    Cinderella is our favorite Princess. My daughter insists on watching the Cinderella movie at least once a week!

  44. Sarah says:

    my favorite princess is Elsa from Frozen

  45. Jennifer P. says:

    Our favourite princess is Tiana.

  46. amber y says:

    My favourite princess is Ariel

  47. Jen F says:

    Is Tinker Bell considered a princess ? 😉 hehehe — I would say Little Mermaid then Cinderella

  48. caryn coates says:

    My favorite is Cinderella

  49. kim D'Angelo says:


  50. Kim D. says:

    I like ariel!

  51. Gillian Morgan says:


  52. Heidi C. says:

    Cinderella has always been my favourite!

  53. natalie yeoman says:

    rapunzel is our favorite

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