Making great and useful baby gifts

I’m going to be an aunty and i’ve just thrown my sister a great baby shower! So I thought I would show you some great, cute and useful baby gifts you can sew up for your friends and family or yourself. I’ve put links to tutorials or patterns that can assist in making these or similar items. Bandana Bibs!   The mucky macbook neckerchief tutorial Burp cloths Two twenty one burp cloths tutorial   Baby harem pants Pattern Emporium Harem Pants Pattern Appliqued Onesies   The Crafty Gemini – how to applique   Nappy pouches   This is self drafted, […]

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Easy Pincushion and Needle book Gift Set – Tutorial

This is the perfect gift for any sewist and a quick easy thing to make for your first project. You will need: Felt Cotton Pellon /fusible fleece stuffing thread scissors hand needle air erasable marker sewing machine Cut 2 7″ x 3 1/2″ pieces of cotton for the needle book cut 1 7″ x 3 1/2″ piece fusible fleece cut 2 5″ x 2 1/2″  pieces of felt cut 2 11 1/2″x 2 1/2″ pieces of cotton for the pin cushion Needle Book Iron the fusible fleece onto the back of one of the pieces of cotton for the needle […]

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Recent creations – July

July has been a busy month learning to use my new Overlocker! Check out some of my creations! Birthday fairy gift for a friend’s daughter   Vinties available on Etsy   Vinties available on Etsy   A small quilt I’m (slowly) working on Cute Romper available on Etsy   Grace (back)   Grace (back)

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Recent Creations – June

June has been a very busy and creative month. Below are some of my favourite creations. Earrings available on Facebook Vinties available on Etsy or Facebook for customs Phone pouches available on Facebook Size 1 vintie   Umbrella vintie. love it!   Appliquéd onsies   Market items and belts   Lego earrings and earring holder for markets.   Phone pouches, love the bright colours You can find the Tech pouch pattern for sale on my Etsy or craftsy stores. I found all these creations so much fun to make and sew. I would love to see what your creating! Lets […]

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Patterns I love – Grace Dress

I adore making little girl dresses and have found the Boo! Grace, the cutest dress for girls! I loved this design so much i bought it the day it came out a few months ago! I’ve made two dresses so far. I’m going to be starting two Frozen inspired graces this week.  This dress is a great everyday dress or a fantastic party dress.I love how it’s modest and modern. Unique buttons really make this dress pop and i think the button up back is what i love the most. I love the straps, the way the back looks with the […]

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Scrap Busting!

I’ve found some great ideas to use up those left over fabric scraps. I want to show you some of the ways I’ve used them and link to the tutorials i have used and plan to use. Cuffs on my Capri Jeans The jeans were only $11 so i wasn’t worried if it didn’t work out. This summer i plan on doing lace. These two tutorials really helped me out theghettoquilter tutorial for lengthening and mending Craftycritique tutorial knot no hem capri pants Scrappy belts!  They are so cute on toddlers as well as adults. Applique I’ve made so many […]

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Recent Creations – May

I would love to do a blog at the end of each month containing some really fantastic items i created. I’m really proud of these lovelies! Some are sold and custom orders. Others are available in the website store (etsy) or on facebook Harem pants – Pattern emporium Harem pants – Pattern emporium Vinties, Long leg – Fresh designs Ruched Shorts – Coles Creations  Colouring Book Caddy’s – Lorelei Jayne Lots of Little Girl Bags – Lorelei Jayne Kids messengers Bag – Zaaberry (we are licensed to sell) These are just some of our favourite. I can’t wait to make […]

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