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This hack is for the standard Campbell Jacket (no peplum or collar) with snaps, buttons, or velcro. Save on fabric and make a cute light jacket from just a single layer! I suggest sizing down (and adding length to bring it to the correct height size) if making it from stretchy knit fabric. Step 1 – … Continue reading Single Layer hack for the Campbell Jacket
Want to turn the Stylin’ Snuggler into a cute summer pajama romper? Use the short sleeve version and cut off the legs to make shorts! I recommend sizing down – this version was made in the correct size per height, in the slim fit (she measures between regular and slim fit for chest size). PLEASE … Continue reading Shorts hack for the Stylin’ Snuggler
For a quick and easy Stylin’ Snuggler, you can swap out the zipper for snaps! Here’s how to do it: Add 3/4″ extra seam allowance (shown in red below) to your front pieces (or back, if you are putting the snaps on the back) … Continue reading Snap hack for the Stylin’ Snuggler
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!)