Category Archives: baby

CASED For You Any-Occasion Card

Friends! New colours! They’ve been here for a month now, and I’m only just getting to play with them.  FINALLY, right?  This one is with Coastal Cabana, which I adore. This card is a very CASED one that I got … Continue reading

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Sewing a Ring Sling

Hi there! This little peanut has grown a lot since I took that picture, but she’s still just as sweet.  She even wrote me a card and gave me a gift for Mother’s Day (with dad’s help, of course).  I … Continue reading

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Baby Carriage Announcement Card

Hellooooo! After all this baby stuff, I had to create my own hand-made baby announcements.  It just didn’t seem right for me to go the usual route and send one of those cute picture postcard type announcements, since making cards … Continue reading

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Kite card for baby

It seems like there’s a lot of babies happening.  Maybe I’ve just hit that stage of life, similar to lots of weddings happening all at once.  The weddings have slowed down a bit now, and the babies have started coming, … Continue reading

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Flannel and Chenille Burp Cloth Tutorial

I thought I should get back to these amazingly plush and cute burp cloths that I made (with some difficulty, but that doesn’t matter – they’re too cute not to make!).  They’re soft fuzzy white chenille on one side, and … Continue reading

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The hardest thing I’ve ever sewn–Baby Chenille and Flannel Burp Cloths

If these aren’t the most challenging sewing project I’ve taken on, then they at least come pretty darn close!  The crazy part? It’s a rectangle.. you sew straight lines.. really, there’s no skills required!  So what the heck was my … Continue reading

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See-your-baby Style Nursing Cover Tutorial

Hiya, Well, first of all.. I have a baby, ya’ll!  She’s a precious little love bug.  Little miss Lila came into our lives on Thursday, February 9th, 2012 at 8:50am, weighing 8lbs, 1oz.  Sleep’s still an issue for me, and … Continue reading

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A quilt 16 years in the making

Hi there, Yep, this quilt took 16 years to make – I’m not even exaggerating.  It might have been 16 1/2 years, even!  When you look at it, it doesn’t look all old and dated, or maybe I have my … Continue reading

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Little girly baby dress

Man oh man, I need to work on getting better pictures.  Someone give me some light to work with! I had fun making this little baby dress.  It looks big on the hanger here, but might fit a 3 month … Continue reading

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Pillowcase to Bassinette Sheet

I got all sewy with it today.  This is the family heirloom bassinette that little peanut will sleep in for the first 4+ months of her life.  It’s been in Nathan’s family for at least as long as him and … Continue reading

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Baby Mary Janes

Hi! I’ve been excited to share these little baby booties with you.  I’ve adapted a few patterns to work for what I wanted, and I’m pretty happy with the result.  Bonus – these weren’t quite as frustrating to make as … Continue reading

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Rosette Hairclip

Hi there, I’m getting all giddy about this whole upcoming Christmas thing.  Are you?  I love getting to plan out gifts that I can make, and baking that I can do.  Hooray!  It’s not like I always get around to … Continue reading

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Handmade Nursing Cover

Hi, hi! There hasn’t been much teaching work for me this week, although I was a librarian for a day.  Ha! I know, it was a bit crazy.  At least I understand how the books go on the shelf, but … Continue reading

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Baby Girl Blanket

Hello hello, I’ve been getting my sewing on.  The first project I recently tackled was this little flannel baby blanket.  I found some flannel that I loved at fabric.com and just had to have it.  I made a rectangle (practically … Continue reading

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Baby Card for Maryann

Mega happy excited times in the land of babies here right now!  My good friend Maryann had her first little one 3 weeks ago, and we couldn’t be happier for her.  We’re sending wishes of sleep and calm, though I’m … Continue reading

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