Tag: Twins

Aug 07

CoBloWriMo Day 7: Made for Someone Else

My ideal post for this topic would be absolutely blank.  But you know that’s NEVER how it goes.  As soon as people discover you sew, they start asking, and it takes more willpower than I had as a young 20-something to say no. So, yeah, I’ve had my share of prom dresses, sun dresses, wedding …

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Sep 12

Back to the sewing

Surprisingly, I’ve actually managed to make time for a little sewing here and there even though the school year has started back up. I made a couple of aprons for my kids.  The design needs a bit of tweaking as they are having a hard time keeping them on the shoulders, but I like the …

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Jun 29

Mini Crib Bumpers

In an effort to get my sewing room clean enough to actually work on some Costume College preparations, I decided that the first task was to finally finish making bumpers for the twins mini cribs.  Of course, nowadays, infants are not supposed to have bumpers because they increase the risk of SIDS, but when the …

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Jan 30

Sewing for Babies!

Of course, having the twins means I have VERY little time to sew, but I did manage to whip up a couple of little outfits for them for Dickens Fair this year. I used Elizabeth Stewart Clark’s Infant Gowns pattern and absolutely loved it.  I think for next year I’ll go ahead and get the …

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