Ok. Its new years day. I'm drinking coffee in front of our fire with a giant mug of coffee while the kids watch TOM AND JERRY. (or "Jeh-wey!" as baby says). I have a new years resolution type post brewing inside of me. More later today.
|so this is making a toddler felt soft sword.|
this is the inside. some cardboard. some stuffing
|crooked, but babies dont care.|
|insert handles. sew over the whole thing. yes, your|
sewing machine can sew through cardboard.
mine can at least.
|the inside of the handle|
|a finished toddler sword|
|three swords for the three toddlers in my extended family|
|so here is my latest fun thing. a huge pocket apron,|
perfect for gathering eggs or garden produce.
the pic is crap, sorry. but it gives you the general shape of
the front and back pieces
|here is the front piece, with trim around the edge of the pockets |
and an iphone pocket. :)
|nothing like a nice fuzzy picture of your midsection to make you feel super great. |
no baby junes in there, just too many holiday sweets. HA.
|so here is making hobby horses for the two big kids. |
notice the beer. nothing like crafting on christmas eve while drinking. HA.
|little misses girly horse.|
|put on top of dowel. VOILA.|
|this is when we told her "what a beautiful princess" she replied "yea, i know. and i'm awesome".|