Do-It-Yourself

Easy Baby Sewing Projects

Baby Sewing Tutorials

There is something so special about preparing something handmade for your baby. Even if you aren’t the perfect seamstress or a Martha Stewart-caliber crafter, you can still make something sweet and special for your little one. Here are some easy baby sewing project tutorials from our archives […]

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Do-It-Yourself, Organization

DIY: How to Sew a Diaper Strap

DIY Diaper Strap Tutorial

Did you know that in the United States, more babies are born in August and September than any other months? With that being the case, you may soon find yourself shopping for the perfect baby shower gift […]

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Big Kid, Do-It-Yourself

DIY: Sew a Kids Bean Bag Chair in 30 Minutes

DIY Kids Bean Bag Chair

All kids deserve a snuggly spot to call their own. Whether it’s for lounging, movie nights or just curling up with a good book, a pint-sized bean bag chair fits the bill. […]

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Do-It-Yourself

DIY: Dress-Up Superhero Capes

DIY Initial Superhero Cape

A playful superhero cape for a child has been on my “DIY To-Do List,” so recently, when I was invited to dinner at a friend’s house who happens to have a little boy and girl, I thought what a perfect gift to bring along—his and her superhero capes! I personalized them with each of their initials. […]

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Clothing, Do-It-Yourself, Holidays

DIY: Easter Bunny Ears

DIY Bunny Ears

Looking for a fun way to get ready for Easter? In today’s DIY, I share the steps to make your own bunny ears—make them as a surprise for the kids or have them join you to create their own. […]

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Do-It-Yourself, Toys

DIY: Make Your Own Tag Blanket

DIY Taggie Blanket

Recently, a client of Pins & Needles, who is also a new mom, stopped by the shop and showed me a special tag blanket her mom had stitched up using some fabrics that she had purchased from us. I had heard of “Taggies” blankets before and how much babies enjoy playing with them, but I especially liked this one since

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