Sewing Challenge

The challenge of making everything in The Liberty Book of Home Sewing in one year (hmm…would you believe two years?). How about: Lots of things I have made in the past year or so…

Category Archives: Hand Made Baby Gifts

Soft and cuddly cushion doll

The pattern is made up of overlapping circles. I traced plates for the body and face and cups for the ears and arms. I didn’t give her legs, because if … Continue reading

September 9, 2013

Play Pants

These are just a simple version of shorts, except they are not that precise. Each leg is one piece of fabric cut on the fold. Regular pants would have two … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Summer Sleeping Bag

This is the baby type of sleeping bag, not the camping type. I made this summer one which would fit a 2 – 4 year old. Most of the instructions … Continue reading

November 20, 2012

Baby Wash Cloths

I made these for a friend with a new baby. One side is towelling fabric and the other is a cotton or polyester. I would recommend using a fabric that doesn’t … Continue reading

November 20, 2012

A Big Baby Quilt

Well, it’s not for a big baby, but it is a big quilt! I made it mostly from material a friend gave me and the underside is pale blue polar … Continue reading

November 10, 2012

Little Hat

As one of my non-Liberty projects I made one of these for my daughter and also for her friend. It’s a Nicole Mallalieu design. Nicole’s a Melbourne girl, but you … Continue reading

November 10, 2012