Thursday, 14 March 2019

A little sewing

Thanks for all of your kind words on my last post, I really did appreciate them.

Despite the recent turmoil here there has been a (little) bit of sewing going on.





A top and  2 pairs of leggings for the newest addition to the family.




I made the 3 month size but it doesn't look like he is going to get a lot of wear out of them does it?

Naturally, I turned to my trusty Brindille and Twig patterns for these makes just like I did when I made similar for his big brother.

Of course, I couldn't make for our newest grandson without making something for his big brother too!



Our gorgeous grandson has a vivid imagination and loves dressing up so when I saw this book I knew that I had to buy it.

Here is my first attempt at an outfit from the book - a lion hat, which I am pleased to say fits and has gone down well :) It is admittedly a rather elderly lion with all that grey hair in his mane but sometimes you just have to work with what is available!


3 comments:

  1. Awe, the little grandson and his outfit are both adorable! Looks like you better get sewing some 6 month sizes ;) And the lion hat is fantastic! I can imagine tons of fun play happening with that in the years to come.

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  2. Ooh, so cute and cuddly for the little one, and I can imagine the roars from the big one! Isn't it fun to make things to match personal taste? :)

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  3. You are an expert at stretch sewing now, Fiona. It's amazing how grandkids can unknowingly motivate us. Big brother is just going to love his lion hat.

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