|Pattern Review ||5/30/09 8:43 PM|
|Simplicity - 3511 Toddlers' dress, top and pants |
I made this twice and it is a fun satisfying project for beginners!
View B - solid black, tunic for family portraits. Didn't like the portraits so much and the top was only worn that one time... how many times do you want a 2 year old in solid black? But it was cute.
View B Black "Tunic" for Fa...more...
|Pattern Review ||12/30/08 10:31 PM|
|Butterick - B4474 |
Somewhere around December 26th of 2007 I started wondering what on earth I would get my mother for christmas in 2008. Seriously, the woman has everything and prefers picking out her own things. Finally, it dawned on me that I should use my new sewing skills to make something for her. A labor of l...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/22/08 9:41 PM|
|Simplicity - 2794 Pumpkin Fairy |
When Mom is 37 weeks pregnant at Halloween only a pumpkin costume will do (for mom) which means 2 year old DD must be a Pumpkin Fairy!
Pumpkin Fairy Minus Tulle Skirt (Base Costume)
Pumpkin Fairy in Flight
A Thoughtful Pumpkin Fairy
Rear View of Wings
Close Up of Pumpkin "Crown"
|Pattern Review ||10/4/08 3:56 PM|
|Simplicity - 4760 Boys' & Men's Pants and Shirt |
So Wednesday night (right in the middle of my pumpkin fairy costume sewing for DD) I realize that family day at my husband's AF Reserve base is Saturday and didn't I see some cute Air Force fabric at Hobby Lobby?.. and don't I happen to have a pattern in my stash that would totally work? Never mind...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/18/08 9:26 PM|
|No Pattern Used - Kindermat Napmat Cover |
My 4 year old son attends full day preK 2 days per week and they nap on those foam Kindermats. The mats are nasty plastic so no wonder the poor kid couldn't sleep. I decided to make him a cozy nap cover, attached blanket and removeable attached pillow. I saw similar nap mats on Ebay for $50. Min...more...
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