There were lots of fun patterns for children noted the other day. The forum pattern thread is always a great resource for more information about a specific pattern, and it’s easy to find cute, new looks in the Flickr pool. Here’s a round-up of some of your current, favorite kid patterns.

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leila & ben Bolero Jacket from Liz at me and t

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that*darn*kat Round Neck Top from Kate at Free Motion

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Portabellopixie Claire Dress from Amber at one shabby chick

Your current favorites…
Girls: Any/all of the Portabellopixie patterns but specifically the Claire (dress), Any/all of the Pink Fig patterns but specifically the Olivia (top), Girly Skirt, Lily (top) and Bella (pants), Any/all Oliver + S patterns but specifically the Swingset Tunic & Skirt and the 2 + 2 Blouse & Pleated Skirt, Burda Style 9678 (pants), Belle Elysse Pinafore from YouCanMakeThis.com, SewBaby Twirly Dress, leila & ben Sweet Little Dress, Miss Madeline from The Handmade Dress, Children’s Corner Sara’s Skort, Jackie Clark Britches & Bloomers and Baby Doll Top

Boys and/or girls: SewBaby Wonder Jacket, Kwik Sew 2951 (shirt), Favorite Things Little Hooded Jacket

Book & Magazine resources: Japanese sewing books, Ottobre

We also have lots of excellent pattern reviews on the blog for some of our kid clothing patterns:
Oliver + S Sandbox Pants
Oliver + S Bubble Dress
Oliver + S Tea Party Sundress
Favorite Things Little Hooded Jacket
Favorite Things Little Hip Skirts
Jackie Clark’s Britches & Bloomers
Jackie Clark’s Baby Overalls
Pink Fig Girly Stripwork Skirt

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SewBaby Wonder Jacket from Juliana

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Rebekah from Rebekah Bland’s Blog wrote in about the Favorite Things Little Hooded Jacket pattern and made a darling version (see it here). In our non-stop search for cute boy clothing inspiration we just had to share a picture of the Easter clothes she recently made with a vintage pattern for her little guy.


Add anything we missed in the comments… Tell us more about patterns for boys!