Challenge recap

Last week’s output was spare, but a lot of learning was done on the new serger… I used a number of tutorials and patterns. The shirts were recycled from old t-shirts, the booties from stashed scraps.

90 minute shirt tutorial
newborn gown from a t-shirt tutorial
baby shoes tutorial (pdf)

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Moseying Along

When little monkey was just born, we had a huge pack and play in our living room where he often slept during the day. This time, there’s no room for such a monster. Inspired by L’e Dans La and Caderno Branco (the latter found via Bloesem Kids) I’ve started to put together a cosy little nest for the little one about to arrive.

moses in progress

Finished the liner and sheet on Friday afternoon, in preparation for the Elsie Marley Challenge this week…

Day 1 was mostly prep-no finished objects but well on the way for a couple tomorrow.

ready set

Here’s what I hope to accomplish this week:
3 newborn t-shirts
2 pairs of newborn booties
1 jersey blanket
2 t-shirts for monkey
and maybe a crib skirt…