Posts tagged baby

March 8, 2011

Time flies so fast!

I cant believe how fast the year is going already. Our little girl is 14 weeks old today and going great guns! We have been practising our tummy time for a few weeks now and we are now very experienced at holding our head up for more than 10 seconds at a time. Needless to […]

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January 25, 2011


Well then, we are finally back online. We welcomed our beautiful little baby girl 8 weeks ago today and I’m just getting back into my crafting and blogging now. We have a cousins wedding to go to on Friday and the only thing that we have bought for our baby to wear is the dress. […]

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November 19, 2010

Catherine’s Wheel baby Afghan Update

Just a small post to update how the Catherine’s Wheel Baby afghan is going. Its a really smooth and easy pattern to get a hold of and the project grows fairly quickly. I’m really happy with how its coming out.

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November 17, 2010

Catherine’s Wheel Baby Afghan

So I was cruising around Ravelry today and saw something I was interested in which led me to one site that then lead  me to another site when I then ended up on the Crochetville Forums. Down the bottom of that page there was a little 5 min video of some bloke working on a […]

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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 19, 2010

Fitted Cot/ Crib sheets

So at the moment I’m in the process of making my own fitted cot sheet. It’s the first time that I’ve done something like this so its going to take me at least till this afternoon to get it done. The measuresments for our cot mattress are apparently a little different to the normal cot […]

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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 12, 2010

Another thing knocked off…

Well thats another thing knocked off the newborn sewing list. I’ve just finished making 15 burp cloths although I know I will probably need more, I’m going to wait and see. I’ve just cut out panels of terry towelling and cotton fabric (18 inches x 8 inches approx.) and overlocked them together. I was going […]

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