Month: March 2011

Sewing for a Belly over at DIY Maternity

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I’m pretty jazzed to be guest blogging over at DIY Maternity today. Come on over and make this Turn About the Room Dress with me! There’s a pdf pattern download, as well as the full tutorial. Hop on over, kids! You’ll really love what Megan has done over there–it’s kind of the mecca for maternity sewing…. Read more »

Knitted Diaper Covers

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I’ve always enjoyed the good fortune of being pregnant in good company. With my first daughter I was pregnant at the same time as my two sisters Emily and Eirene–all of us having girls–and they ended up being born on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of June.  Really. With my second, I was pregnant with… Read more »

Sewing for a Belly: Take Manhattan Tunic from Twinkle Sews

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The Take Manhattan Tunic aka I’ve-got-the-whole-world-in-my-cowl. Shoot. I’m trying to watch Finding Forrester and blog simultaneously. So far I’ve written the opening paragraph three times. I’m rubbish at multi-tasking. This is yet another Twinkle Sews top. I know, I know, for a girl who is so passionate about the grievances committed therein, I sure can’t stay away, can… Read more »

Sewing for a Belly: the Parting Glance Jumper

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I love naming things I sew. Makes me feel cool. So, I actually sewed this two years ago after my little man was born as a post-baby aka hide-my-flub outfit. I made this pattern according to my measurements, and ended up just swimming in it. It was just huge and frumpy, and kinda the last… Read more »