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Plush Animal Clutch Toys: A Tutorial

Plush Animal Clutch Toys: A Tutorial

Looking at $10 a pop for fun organic squeeker toys and colorful plush clutching toys, I decided to make my own for my 3 month old.  I’ll show you how to make a bird and a fish… you can use your imagination to make whatever […]

Baby Sunhat: A Tutorial

Baby Sunhat: A Tutorial

Living in sunny Arizona where the sun shines 350 days out of the year, a baby sunhat was a must have for my little man.  This pattern does not work for a toddler sunhat: find that tutorial here.  This design works great for baby’s round […]

Square Basket Liner: A Tutorial

Square Basket Liner: A Tutorial

This is an easy naptime project you can do to glam up a basket. You will need: Fabric Fabric Scissors Sewing Machine or Serger Iron for the hem. Let’s get started! First measure your basket .  Mine was 14x13x13 inches.  Cut your fabric with 1/2 […]

Make A RainStick: A Tutorial

Make A RainStick: A Tutorial

My little guy is really into bright colors and sounds toys make when he moves them.  A rainstick is the perfect baby toy!  Here is how to make one for less than $5. You will need: A mailing tube with the plastic end pieces.  Do […]

Yarn Man: A Tutorial

Yarn Man: A Tutorial

A Tutorial on how to make a fun yarn doll.

Sewing Reusable Baby Wipes – A Naptime Project

Sewing Reusable Baby Wipes – A Naptime Project

After cloth diapering for 2 months, I finally decided it was also silly to buy and throw away wipes. So instead of buying pieces of square cloth for $2 a pop to wipe my kid’s bum, I decided to sew my own cotton flannel wipes.

Stuffed Bunny from Scraps

Stuffed Bunny from Scraps

Here’s an easy little bunny you can make from scraps and an old sock.

Tailoring Cloth Diapers: Naptime Project

Tailoring Cloth Diapers: Naptime Project

A tutorial on adding “wings” to cloth diapers that don’t fit baby quit right.

Top Knot Baby Hat: Naptime Project

Top Knot Baby Hat: Naptime Project

…cutting up my husbands unwanted T-shirts and crafting cute little baby hats…

Simple Knit Baby Blanket

Simple Knit Baby Blanket

My son is 3 months old now and I just finally finished knitting his baby blanket.  I think I started it when I was 6 months pregnant with him, so it’s taken me nearly 6 months! But that was only because I knit about 2-3 […]