Daily Archives: October 24, 2009

Mmmm I can smell dinner cooking

Ok I’m just popping in for a quick post so I don’t completely lose the blogtoberfest spirit 🙂

This week our friends Catherine and Heath had a baby girl, Matlida Olive, born with ginger hair. Awwwww. I wish I was there to share some baby cuddles.

I’m making up a couple of muslin wraps to send in my ‘baby package’.  This fabric was $2/m at Spotlight this week.

It’s nice to be working on something ‘tried and true’ after my recent sewing disasters.  Yes.  I’m loath to admit it, but the cute little pants are too small 🙁  They wont get up over Jasper’s lovely, lovely baby thighs.

So I’ve go to redraft this pattern to be baby shaped rather than Japanese todder shaped.  I’m thinking; add an inch to each leg width and then also add a bit more bum room.  AND make a muslin this time. (I’m also wondering what this means for the hooded jacket which I was all excited about)

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