Oliver the Octopus is a modified Amish Puzzle Ball. He comes apart into 3 segments that can be taken apart and reassembled at will. He is made from upcycled clothes – in this case an old torn Long Tall Sally Jean and a stained baby t-shirt. If you are put off because this project looks […]
I added a Fabric Liner and pocket to my crochet stroller bag to show you that this bag is not only perfect for a stroller bag or a market bag, but it can also serve as a purse. You can find the pattern for the bag here. The measurements I use are tailored to this […]
T-shirt Baby Bandana Bibs You might have seen my post about making your own Baby Bandana Bibs. This is a follow-up of that post. Why, if I have already shared the pattern and the how-to? Because these baby bandana bibs were made out of upcycled fabric and I feel it my duty to encourage you […]
It’s a Bandana Bib, Baby! I think a Baby Bandana Bib is just about the cutest thing a little boy can wear. And I think it is the only item of baby boy clothing that kicks any frilly dress’ ass! They are also incredibly simple to make. Anyone that can use a pair of scissors […]
My eldest recently turned 4. To celebrate the occasion we had a Superhero Pop Art Party. We only invited 6 other children as our house and garden is rather small and you can never tell what the English weather will do. As it turned out we had a beautiful day, but if it had been […]
I had such a lot of fun designing and making these capes for Pieter’s Superhero party. I like that they can be worn as masked capes or without the mask. The girls all preferred without. The boys all preferred with :) They are incredibly easy to make as you only need to be able […]
This is my simple fabric bag tutorial. The bag has 2 straps, and a “box” bottom.