a few sewing projects

August 13, 2012

in Sewing

just sharing a few recent sewing projects! you may remember the Big Butt Baby Pants I made for Brooke just after Christmas. They no longer fit her (sad face!)...but no worries, I made some more to fit her cloth diapered bum:

They are sort of big right now, but will fit perfectly this Fall/Winter - and I like that I can roll them for now. Woot! They are soft and make the perfect play pants. She is SUPER active right now, so these pants are just what we need...

I also decided to try another one of Rae's awesome patterns and made this Charlie Pullover Tunic. It just needs buttons, but other than that it's done. This was by far the most challenging sewing project I've done...! It turned out OK...could be better but at least I know my mistakes for next time.

trying it on...I think she likes it?? (please don't mind the lack of pants. It was hot and I was pushing my luck trying the shirt on..let alone pants...ha!)

I might get super brave and try the Charlie Dress Add-On next, because OMGLOVE!! I can only imagine how cute that dress would look on Brooke.

Also, can we all agree that my child is growing FAR TOO FAST?? GAHHH!! How did that happen??

All fabric (listed below) is from this lovely Etsy seller:

Riley Blake Designs, Apple of My Eye, Apple Basket Blue Michael Miller, Tweet Birdie Tweet Michael Miller Ta Dot Apple Michael Miller Dumb Dot Teal

{ 7 comments }

Lori August 14, 2012 at 9:12 pm

Awesome job Kerri, have you taken sewing classes or are you self taught!!! BTW.. Brooke is adorable!!!

Lucille August 15, 2012 at 11:43 am

SOOOOOO cute! You are so talented and Brooke is such a cutie!

divya August 16, 2012 at 8:37 pm

They’re gorgeous! How I wish I could sew :(

koii August 22, 2012 at 6:04 am

Very Very CUTE!!!

Lorrie August 26, 2012 at 1:34 pm

The fabrics are so adorable and unique for girlie clothes. Brooke looks so cute and I love that little top on her, those patterns are modern and simple. Love them all!

Laura Whitaker August 28, 2012 at 8:59 pm

these are so beautiful, you are one talented gal!

Anthonette September 7, 2012 at 12:56 am

Oh my goodness…she is so adorable. The tunic and pants are great! Love the fabrics.

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