Sunday, May 15, 2011

Kids Clothing Week Challenge Products

What...you didn't know I was participating in Elsie Marley's Kids Clothing Week Challenge?  Ha!  I've had that little button over there, but I hadn't a second extra this week to post anything.  Though I haven't posted, I have made a few things for this challenge that I'll share with you {technically not too late since today is really the last day of the challenge}.  I didn't have time to come up with my own creations, but it sure is nice to just sit down with a good tutorial or pattern once in a while.  I'd highly recommend the ones I mention below!  Hoping to have more time to sew/post soon.  The end of the school year is super crazy, but it'll be over in two weeks!  Wow!  On with the clothes...

The first thing I made this week was a couple pairs of Old School Shorts from an awesome tutorial!  I made one pair to match that tank top I showed you a few weeks ago.  They look super cute together so I'll show you a pic of that outfit on EG when I get one :)


The other day I saw this cute tutorial for a quick and easy visor and knew I had to make one for tee ball practice.  Next time I'll make the brim a little bigger and the strap a little longer, but I think it's too cute!


Next, I tried out Lil Blue Boo's new pattern...the Maliboo Romper.  LOVE it!  I had tons of this knit fabric (you've probably seen some other projects with it around here...) and it turned out perfect for a fun, bright romper.  EG loved this too...did not want to take it off!  She said, "can't this just be pjs?"  I think it's a winner!  I followed the pattern, and then added the ruffles to give it a little something extra.



Finally, I made a quick little tutu/skirt for EG from a formal skirt that I purchased at a local thrift store.  Score!


All in all, I don't think that's too bad of a showing for a super busy week!  LOL.  Thanks for stopping by!


2 comments:

  1. Everything is cute but my favourite are the shorts and matching tank top. Sewing all these would take me at least one month!

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  2. You are so talented! We featured your darling peek-a-bow shorts today!
    Happy weekend :) xoxo

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