Sewing gifts for kids: Pajama Eaters


I prefer to make gifts for my kids for Christmas. I usually make pajamas, clothes and a toy. Last year I made each of my kids a Pajama Eater to go with their new pajamas. I used the pattern by Sew Fearless and loved it. I didn’t make any of them exactly like the pattern.

Alphabet Collection


Last year Pattern Anthology was born when 4 friends, who happen to design sewing patterns, decided it would be fun to collaborate. So we worked tirelessly on the first collection. We had so much fun collaborating that we decided to do a second collection. This time it is a completely unisex, four piece collection for

Handmade Costumes: DIY Incredibles Costume Tutorial for the whole family!

I recently found Allison at Freshly Completed and her costumes impressed me so much I had to ask her to stop by and share one with you! Today she's sharing how to make Incredibles costumes. These tutorials are super easy even for people who don't sew much! Make matching family costumes! See the complete Handmade

Handmade Costumes: DIY Dwarf & Gnome Costume Tutorial

Toddlers and preschoolers look pretty adorable in dwarf & gnome costumes. Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings is here with a great super queick and easy dwarf or gnome costume tutorial. It would go great with this gnome hat. Check out all the Handmade Costume Series tutorials. Hi everyone, I'm Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings. Costumes

Handmade Costume Series: DIY Bumble Bee Costume Tutorial

Autie from iCandy Handmade is here with THE most adorable DIY homemade bumble bee costume tutorial I've ever seen! Check out all the other costumes in the series! Hey Train to Crazy! I'm Autie (it's Autumn, but I go by Autie) and I blog over at iCandy handmade with my friend Jen.  I dabble in

Handmade Costume Series: DIY Garden Gnome Hat Tutorial

This Garden Gnome Hat costume is beyond adorable! Justine from Sew Country Chick is here with an adorable Garden Gnome Hat tutorial. I can't get over how cute it is! Check out all the tutorials in the Handmade Costume Series.

Handmade Costumes: DIY Cowboy Costume Tutorial (chaps!)

Vanessa from Designs by Sessa is here with the cutest little cowboy tutorial. She even shows you how to make chaps! CHAPS! How cute are those? If you enjoy this tutorial don't forget to check out all the other tutorials in the Handmade Costume Series! Hi Everyone! I'm Vanessa. I'm from South Carolina, and my

Handmade Costume Series: DIY Elephant Costume Tutorial (includes tusks!)

So you need to know how to sew an elephant costume? Good! Jess from If Only They Would Nap is here with a great DIY tutorial to help you make someone into a cute little elephant! Don't forget to check out the rest of the Handmade Costume Series as well! Hi there!! I'm Jess from