The fourth annual Handmade Gifts for Boys series has come to a close! Stacey and I always have so much fun bringing you new ideas for gifts to make your kiddos. Hopefully you've found an idea or two and have been inspired to make your boys (or girls!) some gifts this year. Keep reading through … Continue reading Handmade Gifts for Boys 2015 Giveaway and Wrap-up!
My absolute favorite thing to make for new babies is a pair of baby pants. Or three. I make my pants using this tutorial of mine, and now I've added a free newborn sized pattern to make it even easier for you! Supplies: 1/4 yard of knit fabric 15 inches of 3/4in. non-roll elastic (you may need … Continue reading Free Newborn Baby Pants Pattern
I've been sharing a few tutorials lately for DIY lunchbags, but I wanted to put together a roundup of a few more different types. So whether you want to sew or not, make something complicated or simple, insulated or not, you can make exactly what you need! 1. Cloth Lunch Sacks from If Only They Would Nap … Continue reading 12 DIY Lunchbag patterns and tutorials (sew and no-sew!)
Today I'm over at Melly Sews sharing my Zinnia Jacket as part of the Riley Blake Knit Love blog tour. I'm super excited to take part in the tour on Melissa's behalf and have the chance to play with some super yummy Riley Blake knits. You can read all about the Zinnia Jacket over on … Continue reading FREE Yoga Pants Pattern!
We're in the home stretch of our Handmade Gifts for Boys series, and Stacey and I are having so much fun! My boys don't play with dolls too much, but they do love to play with their stuffed animals. A couple years ago, the three older boys were gifted some Build-a-Bears, so I thought it … Continue reading Handmade Gifts for Boys day 4 – Teddy Bear Dress-up Clothes (and FREE pattern!)
This week is Romper Week over at Sewing Mama RaeAnna, and at our house we love a good baby romper. I have a super easy tutorial so that your baby can be as adorable as mine (well... I'll still think mine is the most adorable, if that's okay ;) as well as a free 12 … Continue reading Simply Summer Romper – Tutorial and Free Pattern!
We're already halfway through our gift series, Boys Will be Boys, so Handmake Their Toys! So far in the series, I've shared a lot of tutorials for toys your little boys are sure to love. [well, mine are sure to love them anyway!] But sometimes you want to be a little more practical with your … Continue reading Boys Will Be Boys: Soft Soled Baby Shoes Tutorial and FREE Pattern!