By Yarn and Needlework Contributor Stephanie from the blog Twilly 23
This spring I have several friends expecting babies. I wanted to make something cute but also practical. Burp cloths fit this description perfectly. This pattern will teach you how to make a simple burp cloth that looks like a whimsical creature.
Don’t you just love a project that only requires scrap yarn to do? I don’t know about you, but i have a ton of scrap yarn! I raided my stash to find some tiny little balls of scrap yarn just for this project.
Do you have, or know of a little that loves the sea and sea creatures? This would be perfect for their room, or even decorations for an under the sea birthday party. And the best part is…it GLOWS in the dark!
With summer temperatures just around the corner, make this breezy cotton swaddle blanket for all those summer babies about to be born. The lightweight, and stretchy cotton material make it great for breathable summer swaddling, and the fun custom print makes it a great personalized baby gift.
This month baby showers are on my mind big time. I have a new niece on the way and many friends with babies due in early spring. I’ve been a little disappointed in the baby shower gift registries because the items on those lists always seem so boring and impersonal. So, I got to thinking, what if I made some of my own baby gifts to add to those ordinary practical baby must haves – diapers, bottles, onesies, etc. Here are some really cute ideas I found to inspire my baby shower presents.
For those of you who are handy and skilled with pallets, this DIY Pallet Moon Cradle is a real treasure. I would love to build my own nursery around a cradle like this one.