15 Simple Kid Knits for New Knitters

One of the best things that fall brings with it is knitting. I tend to sew a lot, but it was so exciting to break open my knitting bag and get my needles going on some new projects! Are you new to knitting or looking for some quick knits for your kiddos (or upcoming babies)? [...]

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Tutorial: 3 No-Sew Halloween Onesies

My littlest is an October baby. She was born a week before Halloween and I only had one halloween-y outfit for her, which she wore to a pumpkin patch and completely swallowed her up. I remember that when it came time to go trick-or-treating with my then 16-month-old daughter I wanted my newborn to be [...]


Crochet Owl Hat Pattern

A long time ago I learned how to crochet. And then I learned how to knit. And then I forgot how to crochet….must. learn. crochet!!!!  This owl hat is too cute! Check out A Life Examined for the pattern.


35 DIY Halloween Hoodie Costumes

Its amazing what one can make with a simple hoodie!  I’ve rounded up some awesome tutorials, ideas, and insparation for Halloween costumes made from hoodies and sweatsuits… Animal Hoodie Costumes   Monkey hoodie costume tutorial from Craft     Lion hoodie costume instructions from National Geographic Kids   Goldfish hoodie costume tutorial from How to [...]


Cereal Box Bib Tutorial

Don’t have a bib pattern? No worries! The Object Project shows how you can use a cereal box to make a sewing template! Totally genius and very cute. Go here to see more!


DIY Cloth Diapers: Tutorial

Craftster user agrafikartist shows step-by-step how to make a soft, snuggly, eco-friendly diaper for newborns. I LOVED using cloth on my girls, but the initial investment can be steep and often turns people off. If you’ve got the skills, you should definitely give this one a try! You can find the tutorial here!

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Repurposed Placemat to Bib: Tutorial

Shannon, from luvinthemommyhood has posted a tutorial for making bibs out of placemats! I love this idea. Placemats are designed to be durable, plus you can find some really gorgeous prints nowadays! Even if you don’t have little ones, bibs are always a practical gift for new moms! You can find the tutorial at Nouvelle [...]


Baby Bloomers Pattern and Tutorial

Just Tutorials shares a free pattern and tutorial for making your own baby or toddler bloomers. I love that you can just use and old t-shirt to make these! So cute! Find the info here! (via Craft Gossip)


Cap with Kitty Ears Knitting Pattern

She’s Crafty has reworked this adorable vintage knitted kitty cap pattern and is sharing the updated version with her readers! Click here for the pattern!


Double-Sided Burp Cloth Tutorial

Go check out Create Studio to lean how to make this pretty, two-sided burp cloth! No more fiddling around at inopportune times trying to figure out which way the darn thing goes! Click here for her tutorial!