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Finished a car seat poncho, like maybe the zippered Goober Pea Pod, and want to add on some arm holes? Here’s an easy (and cute!) way to do it! STEP A Using a washable marker, draw two matching ovals approx 1 inch (2.5cm) wide for your armholes. You can make them as long as you … Continue reading Add-on Armhole for Goober Pea Pod (or any other car seat poncho!)
Goober Pea Designs just released an add-on for the Gold River Adventure Dress (included free with the original pattern, or available separately soon) that allows you to mash the overall top (bibs/straps) with any kids pants pattern with a stretchy knit waistband! Taryn from A Sparkly Baby patterns and I decided to team up and … Continue reading Gold River Overall Mash Up with BA Bottoms/Palauchos
Did you know that it is super easy to make a cute dress or tunic from the Starlight/Starbright sleep sack patterns? Check it out! Both the dress and tunic above were made from the Starlight crossover bodice and the Starbright A-line lower sack pattern piece – shortened to the desired length. My daughter has a … Continue reading Starlight/Starbright dress (or tunic) hack!
This pattern was my first drafted on the computer (versus drafting on paper and then scanning and tracing it digitally), and I was learning new software as I did it, so it represents hundreds of hours of work. But it was SO WORTH IT! It turned out amazingly well and my testers have sewed up … Continue reading Introducing the reversible Campbell Jacket!