I also had a vintage dress I had to photograph before it became too short. I figured I'd kill two birds with one stone and do a fairy tale shoot and a vintage dress shoot.
I had to wait for a day with decent light and a convenient time. I think I waited a month before I was able to get my shots in. I found a vintage dress in the closet so that I could kill two birds with one stone: vintage dress photos and fairy tale photos.
She insisted on having Emma with her. She and Emma were quite inseparable. She is still very attached, but mostly at bed time. Emma is rarely carted around anymore.
She was a very unhappy and sleepy princess. Just like the real thing.