Archive for the 'children’s clothing' Category

Gumboots to Pixie Puddlers

28 June, 2008

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  • Post: Gumboots to Pixie Puddlers
  • Main Site: Homefree
  • Artist/Author: ?
  • Registration Required?: No
  • Free?: Yes
  • Via: email
  • Other:

    • Itty Bitty Baby Dress Pattern

      19 June, 2008

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    • Post: Itty Bitty Baby Dress Pattern
    • Main Site: Made by Rae
    • Artist/Author: Rae
    • Registration Required?: No
    • Free?: Yes
    • Via:
    • Other:

      • Pictorial Mega Post: Tutorials for Shoes, Slippers, Booties and Related Stuff: Part 3

        17 June, 2008

        click on any image below to go directly to a tutorial for the shoes, slippers, booties, etc.–please let me know if you are aware of a tutorial I’ve missed.

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        Pictorial Mega Post: Tutorials for Shoes, Slippers, Booties and Related Stuff: Part 2

        16 June, 2008

        click on any image below to go directly to a tutorial for the shoes, slippers, booties, etc.–please let me know if you are aware of a tutorial I’ve missed.

         

        http://www.flickr.com/groups/clothshoes/pool/

        http://www.wikihow.com/Sew-a-Scented-Shoe-Stuffer

        http://www.marywalesloomis.com/

        http://www.notebookmagazine.com/calendar/article/353/Warm-and-fuzzy

         

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        Pictorial Mega Post: Tutorials for Shoes, Slippers, Booties and Related Stuff: Part 1

        16 June, 2008

        click on any image below to go directly to a tutorial for the shoes, slippers, booties, etc.–please let me know if you are aware of a tutorial I’ve missed.

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        Mermaid Costume for dolls or babies

        15 June, 2008

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      • Post: Mermaids, & more importantly, the Merbaby.
      • Main Site: Angry Chicken
      • Artist/Author: Amy
      • Registration Required?: No
      • Free?: Yes
      • Via: http://whipup.net/
      • Other: I just love how sweet the pattern is:
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        10-minute trousers

        15 June, 2008

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      • Post: 10-minute trousers
      • Main Site: http://madebypetchy.blogspot.com
      • Artist/Author: Solveig
      • Registration Required?: No
      • Free?: Yes
      • Via:
      • Other: the same concept can work for basic adult pants, too

        • Soft Baby Shoes

          15 June, 2008

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        • Post: Soft baby shoes tutorial
        • Main Site: On Pins and Needles
        • Artist/Author: Michele Q.
        • Registration Required?: No
        • Free?: Yes
        • Via: blog.craftzine.com
        • Other: also has a tutorial for a lined sling

          • reversible baby bonnet tutorial

            6 October, 2007

             

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
          • Post: reversible baby bonnet tutorial
          • Main Site: http://www.craftster.org/forum/
          • Artist/Author: ammasmama
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • via:
          • Other: are bonnets back in fashion for grownups this season???
          • tiny happy: wrap dress pattern

            15 September, 2007

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          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
          • Post: tiny happy: wrap dress pattern
          • Main Site: http://tinyhappy.typepad.com/tiny_happy/
          • Artist/Author: tinyhappy
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • via: craftzine
          • Other: for 2-3 year old child, approximately
          • Sew, Mama, Sew! Blog » Kids’ Clothes Month Sew-Along ~ Patchwork Scarf Tutorial

            8 September, 2007

             

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
          • Post: Sew, Mama, Sew! Blog » Kids’ Clothes Month Sew-Along ~ Patchwork Scarf Tutorial
          • Main Site: Sew, Mama, Sew
          • Artist/Author: First Photo: Beth, Second Photo: Kristin
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • via: http://sewmamasew.com/blog2/?p=196
          • Other: Kids’ Clothes Month Flickr group
          • The Merry Church Mouse: The "Charming" Little Skirt

            8 September, 2007

             

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
          • Post: The Merry Church Mouse: The "Charming" Little Skirt: A Tutorial
          • Main Site: The Merry Church Mouse
          • Artist/Author: Linda
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • via: i have to say
          • Other: made from 5" fabric charms
          • On Pins and Needles » soft baby shoes

            8 September, 2007

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          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
          • Post: On Pins and Needles » soft baby shoes
          • Main Site: On Pins and Needles
          • Artist/Author:
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • via: i have to say
          • Other: also check out the lined baby sling at the same site.
          • Elemental Stitches: Back to School Tutorials

            1 September, 2007

            An excellent selection of back to school tutorials selected by elemental stitches. Visit her site for the actual links. Some have previously appeared here at myhalfofthebrain.

            Back to School Tutorials

            In the spirit of Back to School I have compiled some helpful tutorials I have come across.

            Headbands
            Barrettes
            Wall Pocket
            Embroidered Linen Tote
            Quick Tank Top
            Girls Dress
            Make Up Bag
            Lunch Bag
            Binder Cover
            Memo Board
            Ladybug Backpack
            Pencil Case
            Kids Pants

            Elemental Stitches: Back to School Tutorials

            Child’s Sleeveless Top Instructions

            30 August, 2007

            child's sleeveless top

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included?  Yes
          • Post: Child’s Sleeveless Top Instructions
          • Main Site: http://www.jcarolinecreative.com/
          • Artist/Author: n/a
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: Pants pattern and instructions available here.
          • Retro Doll Pajama Bag Pattern » TipNut.com

            24 August, 2007

             Picture of Pajama Bag - Tipnut.com

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included?  No pattern, but thorough cutting and sewing instructions
          • Post: Retro Doll Pajama Bag Pattern » TipNut.com
          • Main Site: TipNut.com
          • Artist/Author: Woman’s Day Magazine–November, 1969
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: I had a pajama bag very much like this ages and ages ago… probably around the same time this pattern was published in 1969!
          • Montessori by Hand: Child’s Smock Tutorial

            24 August, 2007

             

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included?  Yes
          • Post: Montessori by Hand: Child’s Smock Tutorial
          • Main Site: http://montessoribyhand.blogspot.com/
          • Artist/Author: Meg McElwee
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: love the fabric!
          • Old School Acres: If the shoe fits–free baby shoes patterns

            24 August, 2007

            If the shoe fits, via old school acres

            The majority of hits to [her] blog are from searches for baby shoe patterns.  [She has] written about this topic before but [has] been adding to [her] collection since then.

            Free baby shoe/shoes patterns:
            1st step shoes (Japanese) for pattern click here (pdf)
            Bootie Pattern to Sew (pdf)
            3-seam baby footies
            Fleece Chinese slippers
            Fleece booties
            Tacky baby shoes
            Soft-sole leather baby shoes
            10-minute bootie pattern and instructions (very similar to the pattern I used for these)
            30-minute bootie pattern
            Heather Bailey’s Bitty Booties

            Pattern Bee vintage felt shoes

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes, links to 11 patterns for baby shoes
          • Post: http://oldschoolacres.typepad.com/old_school_acres/2007/08/if-the-shoe-fit.html
          • Main Site: http://oldschoolacres.typepad.com/old_school_acres/
          • Artist/Author: Laurie
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: Some of Laurie’s own tutorials
          • Radical Cross Stitch » Blog Archive » Easiest Baby Hat Ever – Tutorial

            23 August, 2007

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          • Tutorial/Pattern Included?  Yes
          • Post: Radical Cross Stitch » Blog Archive » Easiest Baby Hat Ever – Tutorial
          • Main Site: http://radicalcrossstitch.com/
          • Artist/Author:
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: Ridiculously easy
          • Nested: Something to Make: Basic Bib

            4 August, 2007

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            Nested: Something to Make: Basic Bib

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes, downloadable pdf
          • Post: Nested: Something to Make: Basic Bib
          • Main Site: Nested: good stuff for you and the little one
          • Artist/Author: About Nested
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: great new blog aimed at parents with kids under 3. Check out the categories for Free Stuff and Something to Make
          • Toddler Sun Bonnet with a Ruffle Brim

            1 June, 2007

            Toddler's sun hat with ruffle

            Link to Toddler Sun Bonnet with a Ruffle Brim

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? downloadable pdf
          • Post: Toddler Sun Bonnet With a Ruffle Brim
          • Main Site: about.com: sewing
          • Artist/Author: Debbie Colgrove (?)
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Favorite Tutorials from Heather Bailey

            10 May, 2007

            Heather Bailey is the Queen of Tutorials. She Rules! (Heather, I’d like to put your header or a pic from your website here… may I?)