Posts filed under Sewing Patterns

March 14, 2011

Feature: Retro Vintage Style Apron

While I was out and about cruising the world wide web, I found this step by step tutorial for this gorgeous vintage style apron. I have been wanting to make something like this for ages. I need my machines back now! Photo by Check out the tutorial by clicking the link: Vintage Style Apron […]

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March 8, 2011

Feature: Prudent Baby – Pillow Zipper Tutorial

Here is a wonderful well written and photographed tutorial from an awesome blog that I check every day. It shows you step by step how to make a cushion cover with an easy to install zipper. No need to be scared of dong zips again! As soon as I get my machine back, I am […]

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November 3, 2010

Cot Mobile

Can you say enough already?! Another thing made for when bub comes along is a bird mobile that I adore! I used a template for a bird found here: and made up 12 of these cute little birds. We found some sticks from our woodshed and cleaned them up and spent a couple […]

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Baby Scratch Mittens!

I cant say that I know for sure that bub’s will be needing scratch mittens but its better to have them just in case! I didnt want to sit down and knit or crochet any but wanted to sew a couple so I found an unreal tutorial that had a template (as I had no […]

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October 25, 2010

Another baby something

Another thing on the to do list before bub arrives is to have some PUL covers made up to go over the flat nappies. This is actually something that is really simple to make using a layer of PUL material with an outter layer and some snaps and FOE elastic. I’ve managed to make one […]

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October 15, 2010

Nappy Stacker

So we are using terry cloth nappies as well as MCN’s for bub and we needed some way of storing them. Out trolling around the shops, a nappy stacker isnt all that cheap. So with a bit of left of fabric and a fantastic tutorial off the net (where else?!) I made up a nappy […]

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October 5, 2010

Buttercup bag Pattern – Made by Rae

So if your interested in doing some sewing but not on a huge project and you feel the need for a new bag, this is a great start. This wonderful Buttercup Bag pattern has been made free by the creator Made by Rae. I have made a couple of these bags and recieved nothing but […]

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