November 3 ~ Gifts for Babies & Toddlers

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There’s bound to be a little someone on your holiday list who will absolutely love one of these fun ideas for Babies & Toddlers!

Make It

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Meg’s Sweet Pea Pilot Cap from Sew Liberated gives such a classic look and keeps Baby’s ears warm too. We’ve had great success with this fun pattern!
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Don’t forget about Rae’s Fold-Up-and-Snap Bib from our recent Baby Shower theme. It’s the perfect thing for the babies and toddlers in your life (their parents will thank you!).
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Joy from Momma’s Kinda Crafty shows you how to whip up some simple and cute Leg Warmers for the cold weather. You can also use the same technique for BabyLegs-style warmers for new crawlers.
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With Dana’s Perfect Diaper Cover from MADE, every little diapered bottom in the world can be covered with cute fabric!
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Holly’s Mooshy Belly Bunny from Chez Beeper Bebe is sure to be a well-loved, snuggly new friend.

You might also enjoy these related tutorials from the SMS archives: Baby Kimono Wrap, Sushi-Roll Changing Pad and Diaper & Wipes Pouch, Pacifier Clip, Reversible Baby Bonnet, Pea Pod Hip Carrier, Crayon Box Quilt, Sleep!, Gifts for New Parents, Play!, More Gifts for Babies & Toddlers, Teach & Learn!

Here are just a handful of fabrics we love for some of these projects. Click on the fabric images to visit the Sew,Mama,Sew! shop:

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Buy It

spacer Eco-friendly Sleep Sack from Pure Pixie
Pure Pixie’s Sleep Sack is made from organic fibers, has a double zipper for easy diaper changes and is machine washable. Babies will enjoy it most for it’s natural warmth & coziness.

Mix It

spacer Shortbread Buttons from Forty-Sixth at Grace
These colorful Shortbread Button Cookies from Forty-Sixth at Grace are effortless treats everyone will enjoy!

Print It

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Eva from Oh Smile created these Photo Ornament Tags for Rhythm of the Home. Download and insert your favorite photo for a memorable keepsake.

Win It

Tweet #handmadeholidays anytime this week for a chance to win a $20 gift certificate to Sew,Mama,Sew!

Comment in today’s post for a chance to win one of these books! Visit our prize lists to see some of the other great giveaways this month.

By Meg Mateo Ilasco & Joy Deangdeelert Cho
(Chronicle Books, $16.95, ISBN: 9780811871617)

From the Publisher:

As the hipster classic Craft, Inc. did for crafters, this book will teach all types of creatives—illustrators, photographers, graphic designers, animators, and more—how to build a successful business doing what they love. Freelancing pros Meg Mateo Ilasco and Joy Deangdeelert Cho explain everything from creating a standout portfolio to navigating the legal issues of starting a business. Accessible, spunky, and packed with practical advice, Creative, Inc. is an essential for anyone ready to strike out on their own.

By Anna Maria Horner
(Wiley, $24.99, ISBN: 978-0-470-49781-4)

From the Publisher:

Come stitch alongside celebrated fabric designer Anna Maria Horner as she prepares for her own new baby. This stunning collection of nursery décor, keepsakes, maternity wear, baby s clothing, and more is all breathtakingly photographed as Anna Maria progresses through her pregnancy.

Mothers-to-be, grandparents, family, and friends will treasure this collection of sewing projects to welcome home a new baby. Stylish prints and colors combine in unique designs to give you 24 projects ranging from booties and a quilt to an embroidered family tree and a thank you note organizer and everything in between.

Saturated with gorgeous full-color photography, Handmade Beginnings gives new and veteran sewers colorful, contemporary, yet classic, patterns to mark one of life s biggest milestones.

Knit Green: 20 Projects and Ideas for Sustainability
By Joanne Seiff
(Wiley, $19.99, ISBN: 978-0-470-42679-1)

From the Publisher:

Knit Green offers tons of information and ideas on everything you need to be a more environmentally conscious knitter. From sourcing materials locally and using organic products, to supporting fair work and fair trade programs, Knit Green is a tremendous source of information to help you tailor your craft to your convictions.

Fashion-forward knitting and easy-to-digest essays come together to help you “green-up” your hobby and easily implement suggestions and strategies for sustainability in the context of knitting. You’ll get a full exploration of green avenues and product options, including organically -farmed fibers, non-animal yarns, alternative or recycled fibers and yarns, fair work and fair trade companies and programs, buying local, sustainable farming and energy in yarn production, and more. Plus, you’ll find more than 20 fashionable patterns that don’t sacrifice style for sustainability.

  • 20 projects for environmentally conscious knitting
  • Full exploration of green knitting product options
  • From the author of Fiber Gathering

From vegan options to eco-diversity, Knit Green gives you the tools you need to green-up not only your knitting, but your whole life!

By Judit Durant
(Storey Publishing, $18.95, ISBN: 978-1-60342-579-7)

From the Publisher:

Sock yarn isn’t just for socks anymore! Veteran knitter Judith Durant has selected 101 original patterns for items that can be created from just a single skein of sock yarn—adorable baby clothes, warm mittens and hats, beautiful scarves, original jewelry, bags, cozies—even a dog sweater and a lampshade! Contributed by yarn shops and designers throughout North America, the patterns are fetching and fun to knit. Some knit up in less than three hours, others make creative use of sock yarn leftovers, and several make heirloom-worthy gifts.

More Handmade Holiday Ideas (& don’t miss our Handmade Holidays photo pool!)… Gift ideas for:

2 ~ Girlfriends
1 ~ Imaginative Friends

We respect the copyright of all crafters. All links and photos from blogs on our Handmade Holidays posts are used with permission.

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596 Responses to November 3 ~ Gifts for Babies & Toddlers

  1. Mel says:

    Those leg warmers are on my list!

  2. Squeaks says:

    Thanks for the wonderful tutorials.

  3. Kristy says:

    I want to make them ALL!

  4. Marie says:

    The sleep sack is great!

  5. L says:

    That bunny is so cute!

  6. Paula says:

    The Mooshy Belly Bunny is really sweet!

  7. Katherine says:

    I love the mooshy bunny and the sleep sack.

  8. Kristen says:

    The green knitting book looks great! My new niece would love all of those tutorials!

  9. Jansie says:

    That bib is super cute..and I thought those cookies were real buttons. Wow!

  10. melora says:

    Those buttons cookies are great!

  11. Christy says:

    Such sweet little projects My baby niece will love the sweet pea cap. 🙂

  12. Love that mooshy bunny! I remember him from Easter. 🙂

  13. Carrie says:

    Great tutorials! I want to make all of the projects for my 2 girls.

  14. Love the shortbread cookies!!

  15. Carrie says:

    The shortbread cookies are adorable.

  16. Lobela says:

    You don’t need a baby to think those cookies are super cute!

  17. carrie says:

    I love the simplicity of that pacifier clip. Gotta do some of those!

  18. Melissa Babecka says:

    I think my 11 year old daughter would love to make the bunny for her 11 week old sister. I would love to win Handmade Beginnings & Sock Yarn One Skein Wonders.

  19. Lina says:

    That bunny’s so cute!

  20. Care says:

    So many goodies! How will I ever choose what to make?? 🙂

  21. April says:

    Love the little bunny! My daughter will love it!

  22. linda says:

    oh that mushy belly bunny looks like the cutest!

  23. Claudia says:

    What a wonderful idea! Fabulous handmade gifts! And a giveaway as well…..I LOVE this!!!
    Kind regards from Germany sends

  24. Laurie says:

    I want to make the leg Warmers and the Bib! Very cute!!

  25. Julie says:

    I love all these ideas. I love the pilot cap.

  26. wendy says:

    What a great collection of gifties! I think my new nephew needs the mooshy bunny and the pilot cap 🙂

  27. GailM says:

    I just absolutely love sewing baby stuff. thanks for all the ideas.

  28. Breanna S says:

    The snap up bib is an awsome idea!

  29. Missie says:

    I love the button cookies. They are adorable!

  30. Kristi in AL says:

    Wonder if I could actually accomplish the leg warmers!

  31. Shannon says:

    Everything here is so lovely and thoughtful — I just adore these posts. Thank you!

  32. Samurai Mom says:

    I just want to Moosh that mooshy bunny!

  33. Martha says:

    Thanks for all the great ideas! I don’t know what’s cuter – the hat or the baby.

  34. dorothy says:

    Okay, I’ve been needing to make one of Meg’s pilot caps for a while now. So stinking cute.

  35. Jen C. says:

    great projects!

  36. Emily S says:

    Love the hat! If only my daughter would keep it on…..

  37. Sam says:

    They’re all so cute, but I love the cap. The shortbread buttons look delicious!

  38. Kimmie says:

    Fantastic! I would love to have a chance to win one of these!

  39. Laura says:

    I just gained a new niece and am excited to make her some cute Christmas presents!

  40. Amy C says:

    I’m loving these posts – between the diys, the buys, and the books, it’s perfect for my xmas list one way or the other!

  41. Deb DeChurch says:

    Wonderful ideas. I’m making lots of baby stuff right now for my upcoming grandchild and these will be on my list to make.

  42. Jessy says:

    I’ll definitely be making use of these!

  43. Barb says:

    Great ideas for sweet little ones!

  44. Linda says:

    I am really loving your handmade holidays ideas. The little bunny struck a chord with me today. Many thanks for the giveaways!

  45. Cass says:

    Love the bunny! 🙂

  46. Rachel says:

    I like the fold up and snap bib!

  47. EllaJac says:

    neat bunny! I may have to make some of those. 🙂

  48. Mama24Monkeys says:

    I love those cookies

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  49. Mama24Monkeys says:

    I love those cookies.

  50. Rachel says:

    Must. Make. Those shortbread buttons! Now!

  51. Dianne McLean says:

    I love all these baby things!

  52. SaraD says:

    That hat! Those leggings!

  53. All super cute projects! The bunny looks so soft and cuddly. 🙂

  54. gabriella says:

    I’d love to win. I’d love to win!!!!

  55. Rachelle says:

    These are so cute! My sister is having a baby soon so I love all these ideas.

  56. Karen says:

    I’ve heard excellent things about the Knit Green book!

  57. Catherine says:

    I’ve been saving t-shirts and thinking of ways to use them – love the bunny!

  58. Danielle H says:

    I’m so making the pilot hat and the bunny for my son! Too cute!

  59. bruinbr says:

    Those shortbread cookies are so adorable! Have to try it!

  60. Cindy B. says:

    Just having fun looking

  61. Debbie says:

    I love these ideas!

  62. Rachel Locke says:

    Thanks for the great giveaway!! That bunny was sooo cute!

  63. SewLindaAnn says:

    I’m going to make a couple of the little squishy bellies (one for a gift and one for me!)

  64. Tabitha says:

    Making the leg warmers!

  65. Mel P says:

    *Love* that bunny!

  66. Rebecca says:

    I love these. I would love to make the leggins for my daughter!

  67. Deb says:

    Would love a chance to win one of these books! I love the Pilot Cap and the leggings = }

  68. Donna B. says:

    That little guy would make anyone want a pilot’s cap 🙂 So many great gifts, not sure where to start.

  69. Natalie Burgan says:

    Those leg warmers are super cute. Thanks for the great ideas!

  70. I already have all of the babies on my list taken care of for Cmas and Bdays through the end of the year, but there are some great ideas on here!

  71. Jenny says:

    i just love the new mcmorris flannel!

  72. Laura M says:

    I love the bib, and the bunny is so cute!

  73. Sheila says:

    The photo ornament tags are a great idea! I’ll be making some for my church preschool class to add as a little something extra to the gifts they will be making for their parents.
    🙂 Sheila

  74. Denise says:

    Can’t wait to try out the legwarmers for my 3&1/2 year old! Perfect for layering here in FL:) Thanks!!

  75. nikky says:

    love the sock book thanks for the give away!!!!

  76. Would love to win!

  77. Nikki Rainey says:

    It is always so much fun to make gifts for babies.

  78. Sarah says:

    love the cloth diaper covers!

  79. Sarah says:

    so cute!

  80. Faith says:

    Oh my goodness, that bunny is adorable. I would love to win the new(ish) Anna Maria Horner book. I have been wanting it ever since it came out.

  81. Bethany says:

    The bunny is so adorable! I’d love to make one for a friend. Thanks for sharing these tutorials 🙂

  82. Rochelle says:

    That fold-up and snap bib would be a handy gift to give to parents of toddlers.

  83. Lisa Eichholtz says:

    Almost enough to make me want to add another baby to the household (but I’ll pass). Instead, I’ll file these away for future grandchildren.

  84. I love those leggings. They are adorable!!

  85. Debbie says:

    Definitely will be making the bib & hope to try the leggings!! Thanks for the great tutorials.

  86. Katiegirl says:

    Those cookies are so cute and I’ll bet they’re tasty!

  87. Amanda says:

    I think that bib looks great. i keep meaning to try it.

  88. Sara K. says:

    Those leggings would be perfect for my older nieces!! I have lots of nieces and a nephew to make presents for, these are all great ideas as they all range in ages from newborn to 8 years old.

  89. Hilary says:

    all the stuff on this page is so cute it’s almost enough to make me want to have a child

  90. mjb says:

    Lots of fun things to make here.

  91. Alicia says:

    I love the Handmade beginnings book! No babies yet, but I am sure every inch of the future nursery will be covered in these handmade goodies!

  92. Jaimie says:

    I really love the bib idea, so clever that made by rae is!!

  93. Diana says:

    The shortbread buttons are too cute!

  94. this bunny looks cute, love the idea

  95. maryanne says:

    If you keep providing me with so many fantastic sewing ideas, I will never get my Christmas sewing done!!!

  96. Sarah says:

    I am so excited handmade holidays has started again. If there were only more sewing hours in the day.

  97. Suzanne says:

    I’m so excited about sock yarn one skein wonders. It’s at the top of my Christmas list.

  98. I am throwing a baby shower this month, and I am sure to whip up some of the diaper covers and bibs! Great ideas! Oh course, handmade beginnings would help too!

  99. Erika M says:

    So cute, I love the leg warmers!

  100. Colette says:

    Oh thanks for the bib tutorial, my new nephew will look adorable in one!

  101. Christine says:

    I think the bunny might be going on my bed. I can make two.

  102. bookboxer says:

    These are all simply great! Thank you!

  103. Gill says:

    I love the Sweet Pea Pilot Cap
    Thank you

  104. Tara says:

    I wish I’d had the pilot cap tutorial when I was trying to make my little one’s Halloween costume! 🙂 That bunny is ADORABLE too!

  105. Elisha Niven says:

    If I had the handmade beginnings book, I would have to have another baby 🙂

  106. Ange Moore says:

    I love these books and I love the gift inspiration you’re sharing!

  107. Laura says:

    I love the leggings! Can adults wear blue stripes too?

  108. sook hyun says:

    this list is great! keep it up 🙂

  109. D'Anna says:

    I love the leg warmers, too! and the buttons- too cute to eat! : )

  110. Pat says:

    Mooshy…What a great project, 2 babies on my Christmas list…Downloaded onto my computer and ready to put on the weekend sewing list….Thanks

  111. Deborah says:

    Love the shortbread buttons. And, it would be great to win the Creative Inc book.

    homemakerhoney @gmail .com

  112. Temima says:

    love the bib – think it’s going to be my weekend project!
    have spent quite a few hours in the bookstore drooling over handmade begining.

  113. katia says:

    My 5year old will loooove the leggings!

  114. Karo says:

    button shortbread??? eek! i’ll be spending the day baking. 🙂

  115. Genevieve says:

    Oh my goodness. All you people have the best ideas!

  116. Rebmara says:

    Those cookies are real fun, at first I thought those were real buttons!

  117. laurel says:

    the leg warmer idea is fantastic! Love all the tutorials. thanks for putting this together!

  118. Julee says:

    Adorable diaper covers. I will be making these for my friend who is expecting triplets next year! I also love the bunny. Thanks again for great ideas.

  119. Cinnamon says:

    The leg warmers! How fun and cute, and most importantly, easy! And the one skein sock wonders is right up my alley.

  120. Tanis says:

    Those button cookies are adorable! Thanks for the great ideas. I love sock yarn and am excited to check out that book!

  121. Melissa says:

    Making stuff for babies and toddlers is the best! Love those diaper covers!

  122. Jen Clark says:

    So, I totally thought my baby days were over, and just found out yesterday that we’re taking legal guardianship of a newborn!!! So I totally need that Handmade Beginnings book!!! LOL!

  123. Crystal says:

    Our granddaughters would love more leggings! And the baby ones are super adorable. Thanks for sharing more great inspiration and gifts.

  124. Chacoy says:

    Love these & actually think I could pull some off!!

  125. Val Payne says:

    Oooh, that moosy belly bunny is so darn cute! But what really caught my eye – the Animal Stripe Green ~ Zoo Menagerie fabris by Eleanor Grosch for Free Spirit. How adorable!

  126. Julia says:

    If I was to make one thing right now…it’d be that bunny!! adorably perfect for all the first Christmases coming up 🙂

  127. Katrina says:

    Those photo gift tags are super cute!

  128. valerie says:

    Those cookies would be so perfect for the baby shower I’m doing! Thanks for the ideas!

  129. ~Helena~ says:

    Awesome ideas. These are a great help. I <3 handmade stuff.a

  130. almamater says:

    Love the button cookies! And, oooh, how I have been wanty about that Handmade Beginnings book…

  131. Michelle says:

    Love the bunny and the leg warmers!
    thanks so much for the tutorials!

  132. Wendy says:

    The diaper cover looks really cute!

  133. Michelle says:

    Looooooove it!

  134. Abbie says:

    So many little ones in my life to make things for… these ideas are great! Love that little bunny!

  135. amber says:

    I am going to try to make the leggings in adult size. I have some friends who would love them.

  136. Kristina says:

    I love that bunny! Too cute. I will definitely be making that.

  137. Louana says:

    I love the look of those biscuits! and that cap is very cute too

  138. danielle says:

    these books look great-need to update my library!

  139. Texana says:

    I just love sewing for babies! So many cute ideas!

  140. Anna says:

    What a sweet little bunny!

  141. The shortbread buttons are cute.

  142. miktha says:

    i love the bib idea… with the snap… great for gifts.

  143. erin says:

    I love the little bunny!

  144. Nicole says:

    Those leggings are adorable!

  145. Vieve says:

    That squishy belly bunny is so cute! Now who can I give it to?

  146. Brenda U. says:

    So many wonderful baby & toddler items to sew with love for my 3 little grandchildren!!

  147. Tina L. says:

    Love the craft books.

  148. Marcia W. says:

    My favorite is the perfect diaper cover followed by the fold up and snap up bib. Thanks for this nice set of handmades.

  149. Abbington says:

    I love the nappy (diaper) cover! I need some of these for my toddler, for under her skirts!

  150. Alyssa says:

    I have to say that I LOVE LOVE the sweet pea pilot cap!! I’ve made is several times for my daughter but of course now she won’t leave anything on her head 🙁

  151. Erin Gustafson says:

    All great ideas! Thanks!

  152. Looks like my little girl will be getting a bunny for Christmas. So cute!

  153. Amy says:

    I love the diaper covers! I am definitely going to make some for my nephew on the way!

  154. annie says:

    Can’t wait to start sewing!

  155. Emory says:

    I can’t wait to make that bib! I am expecting my first baby in July and I would love to win the Handmade Beginnings book.

  156. Judy R says:

    I love the leg warmer idea. I would love to get the one skein wonders or handmade beginnings, but would certainly like the others!

  157. Lucie says:

    Short bread button cookies? So totally adorable and yummy looking!
    Lucie (

  158. Laura says:

    Love the tutorials! I’ve made the leg warmers for my girls and it is simple and quick! Thanks for sharing!

  159. Elle says:

    Such adorable goodies!

  160. Kathy says:

    Such sweet ideas! Love the diaper covers and the bunny.

  161. kathyh says:

    I am going to make the leggings.

  162. Kati Falzone says:

    I didn’t even realize those buttons were cookies – yumo!

    I love that bib – what a quick and simple gift idea.

  163. Jill says:

    I can’t wait to make the bunny for my young niece!

  164. Amanda says:

    i like everything love the links

  165. Mel says:

    That bunny is so cute!

  166. amber says:

    So many ideas . . . So little time!!!

  167. Betsy M says:

    My new little baby boy is going to look so cute in that cap. Thank you for the great tutorials!!

  168. Tammy says:

    I’ve seen the bib pattern since I subscribe to Rae’s blog but the other patterns were new and fun. Thanks!

  169. meikjn says:

    I think i will make the bunny for my baby (:

  170. Lynn says:

    Made the button cookies this morning with my three grand kids. They were a big hit!

  171. Harmony Williams says:

    What great ideas.

  172. Jeni says:

    Can’t wait to try that Pilot Cap!

  173. Nicole says:

    Everyday I look forward to checking the blog and seeing what great new ideas you’ve come up with for me.

  174. Lynn says:

    Love the bunny!

  175. Rachel says:

    I love that little bunny!

  176. Danna says:

    I love all the ideas so far! The bunny (I need to make one) is great and the leggings! I have a couple of nieces I can make them for. Thanks again for the great ideas. 😀

  177. Louisa says:

    I hadn’t seen the Mooshy Belly Bunny pattern before. I love it! Thanks for sharing it!

  178. Gretchen R says:

    Sweet! Sweet! Sweet!

  179. Mooshy bunny – CUTE name!

  180. Mandi says:

    I love that bunny! I want one!

  181. Sarah Wick says:

    I’m so impressed by all the clever and sweet ideas your contributors come up with. Thanks! Going to make a mooshy belly bunny for a baby shower on Sunday. Glad I stopped in!

  182. Jennifer says:

    Looks like my little niece is getting a hat and bunny this Christmas!
    Looking forward to making the button cookies, too! What a neat idea.
    Again, a difficult choice with the books. My favorite is Creative, Inc. I have a little etsy shop, but I’d like to expand a little.

  183. Greta says:

    really like these books.

  184. Sara P. says:

    Preheating my oven for those to die for cookies!

  185. Tracy L says:

    Oh those shortbread buttons look amazing…so tempting. and that creative inc book looks so helpful and interesting. Great roundup once again 🙂

  186. Jaclyn says:

    The bunny is great. A perfect gift for all of the little ones on my list!

  187. DebbieKL says:

    Great gift ideas for my new niece!

  188. Celeste says:

    The leggings are already on my to-do list!

  189. Danielle says:

    The shortbread buttons are cute!

  190. VickiT says:

    I just love those adorably realistic button cookies! Love the bunny and leg warmers too.

  191. Rachel says:

    LOVE the shortbread buttons! What a cute idea.

  192. nilly says:

    this time i’ll try the bunny. thanks!

  193. MamaBee says:

    Such great ideas! Thanks!!!

  194. I immediately snagged the pattern for the Belly Bunny. So cute! I can’t wait to make some.

  195. Laura says:

    the bunny WILL be made!! thanks!

  196. those cookies are adorable!

  197. April from SD says:

    I love the bunny and the ornament tags. Great list!

  198. karen says:

    Love the pilot cap, soooo sweet!!

  199. Amanda says:

    Lovin’ those leggins!

  200. Christine M says:

    I can’t believe those buttons are shortbreads!

  201. kathleen says:

    Love the leg warmers, and the bib. Got a few friends with babies due soon. I’d better get work.

  202. Stephanie says:

    Love, love, love the bunny! Super cute!

  203. anna dorothy says:

    love the squishy bunny tutorial and the button cookies!

  204. SheilaC says:

    I am definitely going to make that adorable bunny!!

    Thank you for some great ideas 🙂


  205. Erin says:

    Those button cookies are BEYOND adorable! What a wonderful treat for an afternoon craft circle.

  206. Melanie says:

    How CUTE is that cap?! Adorable. I am already loving this year’s Handmade Holidays 🙂

  207. Christy says:

    my brand new niece is going to get one of everything!!!

  208. Elizabeth says:

    That pilot cap is too sweet! Thanks for the tutorials!

  209. Holly says:

    The gift tags are gorgeous! Wish my printer didn’t suck!

  210. Sue says:

    I have to get into the swing of making baby things DD1 is having our second grandchild May 2011. So the baby shower and now this is a great opportunity for me to download stuff to make for him or her and for darling grand daughter Lily who is 2

  211. love that pilot cap, so cute!

  212. Ellu says:

    Oh, I would soo love to win of of these goodies… sigh

  213. kate c. says:

    My chubby baldy will certainly be getting a pilot’s cap – and I don’t mean my husband! (He’s a slim balding!)

  214. Meghan says:

    I’m definitely planning on making some bibs soon, and I’d love to try some of the other patterns, too. Thanks!

  215. renae says:

    Love the leggings! My girl is super skinny so skirts with leggings are a major part of her wardrobe!

  216. Tong says:

    love that bunny!!! so cute!

  217. alcheme says:


  218. Cary says:

    Very cute cap, and even cuter baby wearing it!

  219. Annabel says:

    I love the pilot cap! bellgirlsblog [at] gmail [dot] com

  220. Deb Cameron says:

    Wow, this post was a wake up call for me, my boys really aren’t toddlers anymore! The only thing that would be useful is the leggings, and even though they are boys, they would look cute in them. I do however love all the other items – so cute! NO, I’m not clucky – really 🙂

  221. Robin E. says:

    Those sock-leggings is an amazing idea. So creative and they look so cute too.

  222. Anne Marie says:

    Love the bib and bunny tutorials!!

  223. Gloria says:

    The Handmade beginnings book is so sweet! I would love to win it.I have a new baby coming and this would be perfect!

  224. Libby says:

    The sweet pea pilot cap will be perfect for my granddaughter when I use pink and add some lace!

  225. Holly Walsh says:

    That squishy bunny is just the thing to go with the baby quilt I am currently working on! So adorable!

  226. Tammi says:

    OOh, that mooshy belly bunny is so wonderful!

  227. Heather S says:

    We have a new baby cousin to make for, thanks for the great ideas!

  228. Jennie says:

    AWww… cutest rabbit ever.

  229. Katie M says:

    Fabulous! With four of my closest friends having babies in the next 6 months, I am so grateful for the inspiration!

  230. Wendy D. P. says:

    That sweat pea cap is so cute! Thanks for all the wonderful ideas!!

  231. Natacha says:

    The leggings are so easy to make! And I really like the idea of the ‘buttons’.

  232. Lauranie says:

    mmmm shortbread cookies!! My favorite! I love all of Dana’s creations, she is such a talent! Thanks for the chance!

  233. Debbie says:

    those shortbrad buttons look too real to eat!

  234. Carrie L says:

    Really cute stuff!

  235. Melanie T says:

    Every day! Such great books!

  236. OH MY! I am so excited! Leggings!!! I have a daughter who wears leggings or knee high socks every day…even in the summer. The only rule about them is that they have to be “crazy” patterns. Crazy socks, easy to find. Crazy leggings, not so much. Now I can customize them just for her! Oh Joy! Thank you so much!

  237. Mary says:

    I am SO making those bunnies! Love them!

  238. Judith says:

    That bib is a great idea!

  239. Jennifer says:

    Oh, I love that mooshy belly bunny!

  240. Natalie says:

    There is so much to look at in one post! Do I have enough time between now and Christmas?!

  241. Cindi C says:

    I love this month every year for all the great ideas you get out there. Thanks!

  242. Andria says:

    I love the gift ideas!

  243. Kerstin says:

    I love the snap bib, great idea!

  244. Kat says:

    Every day, I’m adding to my to-make list. This is going to be one busy month! I hope my husband doesn’t harbor any illusions about spending time with me until after Christmas 🙂 Today it’s some leggings for my teeny one, and those button shortbread cookies… oh my. A perfect gift for my crafty girlfriends in the Underground Sew-ers.

  245. Becky says:

    I LOVE the leg warmer idea. Perfect.

  246. Emillie says:

    love the leggins!!

  247. Bethany says:

    Ooh, I love the leggings and the mooshy belly bunny! So cute!

  248. Staci says:

    I would LOVE all of those books! I think I’ll add them all to my Christmas list. And I love the sweet pea pilot cap. Too cute!

  249. Eve Nicole says:

    I love having a few bibs ready for gifts anytime. Thanks!

  250. Heidi Anderson says:

    This is a great way to kick off the holiday season. The ideas keep coming!

  251. the baby with the pilot cap is totally adorable, thanks for the great ideas.

  252. Amy says:

    The mushy belly bunny is adorable!

  253. Renee says:

    the leggings are adorable!!!!

  254. MelissaB says:

    What cute ideas!!!!

  255. Jennifer says:

    I love that pilot cap tutorial–and with a new baby nd a new niece, I have a good reason to make some!

  256. Blossom says:

    Such cute projects!

  257. Tiffany says:

    I have made one of the pilot caps and really liked how it turned out. I will have to see if I can make a few more.

  258. I want handmade beginnings SO BADLY!! Thanks for the post!

  259. Sophia Patterson says:

    Love all the books!

  260. Nicole Balazs says:

    Cute projects!

  261. Carly says:

    I’m gonna have to look into this bunny!

  262. Liz W says:

    Oh the Mooshy Belly Bunny is gorgeous & the instructions are so clear – another great find – thank you!

  263. Raheli says:

    I think I might be making all of these! Including those tasty-looking cookies.

  264. Heidi P says:

    Oh my goodness! What a wonderful time to have a nephew so I can make him some of these cute things for Christmas!

  265. Angela says:

    Oh I want that anna marie horner book! Love it!

  266. desiree says:

    thanks again for the great links today!!!

  267. Carrie says:

    My girls would love the leggings!

  268. rusty taylor says:

    I need to find some babies to sew for! My 16 yr. old son just won’t wear those cute little leg warmers anymore!!!

  269. Whistlepea says:

    Those cookies are adorable.

  270. sarah says:

    love the leggings/babylegs! and thanks for highlighting the book by anna maria horner. her stuff is great and it looks like the book has some fun projects!

  271. Andi says:

    A friend and I made shortbread buttons one year – they were fun to eat and make!

  272. Michelle P says:

    Wow-adorable inspiration. Love these ideas.

  273. Milica says:

    So much cuteness! I’ll be looking to ADD babies to my gift list!

  274. Annie says:

    babies are cute! so are baby clothes!

  275. Gali says:

    never saw a more mooshy Bunny…

  276. christine says:

    mooshie belly bunny and the button cookies are so cute!

  277. Amy says:

    I love the bunny!

  278. Bailey says:

    Yummy button cookies! I’m all about the food, can you tell I’m expecting…..and hungary!

  279. Laura W. says:

    Those legwarmers are a must have in my chilly climate! Adorable!

  280. Mama Lusco says:

    I’ve been wanting the One Skein Wonders book!

  281. Jennifer says:

    I’m loving all these gift ideas!!

  282. Deanne Johnson says:

    Love the Mooshy Belly Bunny.

  283. alison says:

    love the sweet pea helmet

  284. Rachel L says:

    I love that Mooshy Belly Bunny. I’m going to try making one of those.

  285. I’m so happy Handmade Holidays is back! Love the knitting green book!

  286. Heidi says:

    All those projects look great, plus I’ve been wanting that handmade beginnings book forever.

  287. Sandy says:

    I have to make those shortbread buttons!

  288. Kara says:

    LOVE the bunny! I’ll have to make one for my son.

  289. Really nice baby gifts – I love the sack dress!!!

  290. Ali van Oosten says:

    Love the bunny especially and am 7 months pregnant with my first child so would love that handmade beginings book :0)

  291. Mary Lou says:

    My niece had twins last spring. Making baby things for Christmas.

  292. Greeblygreebly says:

    Those leggings are so cute and clever!

  293. Natalie says:

    I love the bunny & buttons, ooh & the little hat!

  294. that Creative Inc. book sounds interesting!

  295. Andrea says:

    Off to check out the leg warmers post!

  296. Melissa says:

    Thanks for the opportunity to win one of these great books!

  297. Denny says:

    The bib is way too cute! These books look wonderful. I’ve perused one and want it!

  298. Robynn says:

    Love that bunny. Have the perfect fabric.

  299. Elizabeth Justice says:

    Those cookies look amazing!

  300. Lauren says:

    That little bunny is so precious. And I’m already started on the bibs for my cousin =)

  301. The legwarmers are so cute! Perfect for the skirts I have been sewing now that it’s so chilly outside! 🙂

  302. kim says:

    aww…love the bunny….

  303. ~Heather says:

    My 6 year old refuses to give up on shorts despite the November chill – legwarmers could be our answer! ~H

  304. Trish says:

    That bunny is sooo cute.

  305. faye a b says:

    lu-hu-hu-huv the Sweet Pea Pilot Cap. think of all the lil’ caps one could whip up in a variety of color combos!!

  306. Jen says:

    I’ve had my eye on “Handmade Beginnings” for awhile! Thanks for the chance to win.

  307. D'Lane says:

    We get lots of hand me downs that are missing diaper covers, so I can’t wait to whip up a few!

  308. Shannon F. says:

    Love these!

  309. Nicole says:

    Oh, so many wonderful projects. Will I ever get time to make them all, before my babies grow up?

  310. Jesse says:

    My most favorite thing is looking at the projects and seeing the projects come from people’s blogs that I already visit and love!

  311. JJ says:

    Those shortbread biscuits look awesome – looking forward to trying them out.

  312. Lindsey says:

    Love those leggings! I would love to try making those, thank you!

  313. Megan says:

    Love the cookies and that bunny.

  314. Amy says:

    So many great ideas!

  315. Tracy says:

    Love those cookies and the bunny!

  316. virginia says:

    what fun to sew for baby!

  317. Suzy Blue says:

    That pilot cap is adorable…a definite must-make!

  318. Sharon T. says:

    3 of my friends had babies in the past month. Thanks for all the great ideas!!!!

  319. Suzanne says:

    I just love the idea of that one skein book with sock yarn.

  320. Melissa says:

    Everyday gets better & better! 🙂

  321. Leslie says:

    Love the bib…anything to make life simpler. The shortbread buttons are adorable.

  322. Love the stripy leggings!

  323. Jenn X says:

    Those fold and snap bibs are on my to-sew-list as we speak! They’re fabulous.

  324. Mara says:

    Folks might be interested in the playmat I made for my nephew last Christmas.

    I posted a tutorial here:

    I am happy to say that my 3 yo nephew LOVES it!

  325. Shannon says:

    Love the bunny! I was looking for something just like this to make to put in my daughter’s stocking. I see a litter of them coming!:)

  326. Meeta says:

    Such great ideas! Mooshy bunny is absolutely adorable. I am going to make that one for sure. Thanks

  327. rosie says:

    i wish there were giant socks so i could make those sock leggings for me!

  328. Katie says:

    great ideas!

  329. Melissa says:

    I can’t wait to make the pilot cap for my sons, ADORABLE!

  330. Marisa says:

    Ooohhh – I’m so excited for the pilot cap pattern!

  331. marie beck says:

    omg, that sweet pea pilot cap is so adorable!

  332. T says:

    Yet more wonderful books! Thanks.

  333. Rachel says:

    Great tutorials and more great giveaways! Thanks for the chance to win.

  334. Adeena says:

    My goal is to do one craft a day… Or at least look at this blog everyday ( I have 2 little ones and am an active Zumba instructor)Love the bunnies…

  335. Megan says:

    great stuff!

  336. Kim Mears says:

    I love the leggings and the bunny! Too cute!

  337. Kadybug says:

    I love the leggings! I wanted to buy some for my daughter but now I am going to make some!

  338. Amber says:

    I love the little booties on the cover of Handmade beginnings & the sweet pea pilot cap sure looks fun!

  339. Carmen says:

    The ornaments are great!!

  340. Debbie says:

    Cute baby projects! Those knitting books look interesting!

  341. Amanda says:

    I see shortbread buttons in my future!

  342. Jen V says:

    That bunny is on my to-do list! Too cute.

  343. Kirsten says:

    I have so much sock yarn I would love to have that sock yarn book. If I don’t win it, it is definitely on my christmas list of books!!

  344. annie says:

    oh that is the cutest bunny! and we can never have enough leggings around here. cute cute.

  345. Courtney says:

    Love the diaper cover — I’ll be keeping that in mind for future showers!

  346. Beth says:

    Those leggings are genius!

  347. Samina says:

    The bunny is adorable & I thought the button cookies were actually soaps at first. Hmm, there’s an idea…

  348. That sleep sack is so cool! And I have really been wanting a copy of handmade beginnings! Thanks!

  349. Chasley says:

    Great prize pack, can’t wait to see if I win.

  350. Janet K says:

    Thanks for the baby collection – cute! I will definitely try the shortbread button cookies!

  351. Paulina says:

    Mooshy Belly Bunny looks great. Could serve as a pillow as well.

  352. Krista says:

    Love the sleepsack. I need one that does up in the back so my 2yo will quit getting naked after we put her to bed. We do not like getting woken up at 3am because she’s naked and cold!

  353. alisha says:

    The shortbread button cookies are so adorable.

  354. Morgan says:

    The button cookies really took me a minute to figure out – are they buttons, or cookies? 🙂

  355. Leslie says:

    Great ideas.

  356. Theresa says:

    I love the “sushi roll”, the “pilot’s hat” and the bib. And probably everything else. 😉

  357. Lynda says:

    Those shortbread buttons are so cute! I think I might use that idea for my Christmas Cookie exchange!

  358. Kelly Smith says:

    I love the bunny and the hat. Cute stuff

  359. Lindsay says:

    I would love to win the Knit Green book! I’m always looking for ways my crafting can stretch a dollar and help the environment! Thanks for another great giveaway!

  360. Theresa says:

    Oh, I would so love to win one of these books! The ones I like best are the Sock Yarn One Skein Wonders and the Knit Green books. Hopefully you’ll pick me! Thank you!!!

  361. Alisa says:

    All such cute gifts to make for baby.

  362. Kelly Sas says:

    So many great things to make… so little time! Love that bib!

  363. Naomi says:

    Love the leggings!

  364. Lauren says:

    Love the little button cookies!

  365. mama k says:

    Love the bunny! Must find a stripey shirt to cut up….

  366. Amanda says:

    Love the leggings tutorial! Totally easy to do, and my daughter will love it. Thanks for sharing!!

  367. Heidi Myers says:

    I will definitely need to make some of those, particularly the hat and bibs. Thanks

  368. SofiAlgarvia says:

    I guess all my friends – kids and adults included – will receive a Mooshy Belly Bunny this Xmas 🙂

  369. Veronica G. says:

    OMG, that pilot cap is cutest thing, and so easy to make I will definitively give it a try for this season! thanks!

  370. Andreia says:

    wow! This is really amazing! I’m saving these tutorials and links because I think I’m going to try them all…sonner our later…Maybe I’ll start with the bunny – it could be a great handmade Christmas gift to my 5 months daughter!
    Thanks again for sharing!

  371. Mary Anne Fl. says:

    Lovely things!

  372. patricia says:

    Perfect timing as I was getting ready to buy some diaper covers! Now I can make my own. Thank you so much!

  373. Lorrie Orr says:

    Love the smooshy toy. And those shortbread buttons. Darling!

  374. Julie Phillips says:

    my daughter is having a baby in February, her first! I love looking at all of the things to make like the bibs and diaper cover, so dang cute!


  375. Jessica says:

    I’ve had the bunny bookmarked for sometime now. I really need to make one of these with some old t-shirts that I have.

  376. Beth says:

    Those shortbread buttons look so REAL!

  377. kathy says:

    that sleep sack is adorable!

  378. jasmine says:

    I will be making a lot of these 🙂

  379. Serena says:

    I love Meg’s Pilot Cap, and that bunny is so deliciously squooshy!

  380. beverly says:

    Great tutorials! Thanks!

  381. Andreia says:

    I would like to have all these three fantastic books!

  382. Anita says:

    I just love those button cookies!

  383. Connie says:

    I am going to give that cute bunny a try! Great way to use some of my favorite outgrown baby t’s.

  384. jenw says:

    i love it when you guys put together ideas for holidays! some of my favorite posts!

  385. Eleanor says:

    I am so enjoying the gift ideas. Thank you for doing this

  386. Tanya says:

    Great ideas!

  387. Jenn Lee says:

    That Knit Green book has been on my wishlist since it came out!

  388. Kate F. says:

    Yes! There is a new baby in the family this year. These are great (especially the bunny).

  389. Rosemary says:

    Fantastic ideas…

    Must get busy!!

  390. Sonya M says:

    That squishy bunny is so cute!!! I plan to make some leggings for my niece, and some bibs for my newest soon to be niece or nephew. Thanks for the great tutorials!

  391. Sharon G. says:

    The cookies are adorable!! I cannot wait to try them!! I also love the bunny! I usually handknit toys for friends having babies, but this is a great alternative. Thanks for the wonderful ideas!!!

  392. Michelle H says:

    That pilot cap is adorable! Can hardly wait for my little dude to be here so I can make more stuff for him!

  393. Sandra says:

    I love ALL of today’s projects. Living in western New York, that pilot’s cap would be just the thing for some little ones I know. Ooooh those shortbread cookies, wow, just love ’em! All the others, too. These are archives that I will come back to again and again all through the year. THANK YOU so much!

  394. Danielle says:

    the rabbit is cute!

  395. Sarah R. says:

    Awesome tutorials! Thanks!

  396. Candi says:

    I love all of these! I’m 29 weeks pregnant and looking forward to sewing as it gets colder out!

  397. Cynthia says:

    Aw, what a sweet bunny!

  398. Debra says:

    Great Tutorials!! I just had two friends that had babies, so this is very helpful.

  399. Jen says:

    Oh my goodness these patterns are all so sweet! I started a few gathered clutches last night and now you’ve inspired me again! Thank you!

  400. Jocelyn says:

    I love those leggings!

  401. knitsewreadlove says:

    Eeek! I was just about to buy a bunch of leggings for my toddler… not anymore! And there is NO way a mooshy belly bunny is not finding his way into her stocking! Also, once again, every book on your list has me excited. Oh, SMS, you’ll get me into trouble at this rate! ;0)

  402. Sarah says:

    Great tutorials as usual. I love the simple baby leg warmers! I also have a pilot cap tutorial/pattern that I haven’t gotten around to posting — nearly identical in style to Sew Liberated. Hmmm…wondering if I should still post it.

  403. Kayla says:

    So many cute projects! With everyone around me having babies or expecting, it’ll be hard to decide which ones to try!

  404. Rachael says:

    Thanks for being so generous!

  405. Katie says:

    Oh, I know someone who’s going to need some baby legs! Such fun ideas to inspire you!!!

  406. Jennifer says:

    Those are the cutest cookies ever!

  407. Addy says:

    I’d love to try to make the leggings!

  408. Ing says:

    Even my teenage daughter would like the belly bunny!

  409. Cayce says:

    FUN! I’ve had my eye on the Knit Green book for a while now. And those button cookies – how awesome!!!

  410. I love the little bunny!

  411. Kimberly says:

    I love the pilot cap. It has now been added to my to do list! I really appreciate your Handmade Holidays posts. They are so helpful. Thanks for keeping it going.

  412. EstherH says:

    would love to win the sock yarn book!

  413. Dani says:

    I have been wanting the perfect diaper cover pattern and tutorial for a while now! Thank you sooooo much and your leggings are ADORABLE!

  414. RP says:

    Those cookies are too cute to eat!

  415. Kate says:

    The leggings are great and just what is needed now that the weather is getting cooler! Thanks for the great idea!

  416. Sara says:

    Love the pilot hat and really interested in the legging. Cute leggings can be hard to find, you know? Thanks for the chance to win!

  417. Bethany says:

    I don’t have any babies, not for a while anyway. But I’d love ot add Handmade Beginnings to my sewing books collection. Anna Maria Horner has so many great ideas.

  418. Jordan says:

    So happy to see all of these wonderful holiday tutorials again! Anna Maria’s new book may have to go on my own Christmas wish list. 🙂

  419. Lisa says:

    I have 2 friends about to have babies. These are all great gift ideas!

  420. Jessica C says:

    my goodness do I need baby gift ideas. Not only is Christmas comming but I have 4 different friends due in december!

  421. I like the one skein wonders idea. I like to knit, but it has to be simple and fast!

  422. Megan says:

    Awww. So many cute ideas for my nephew! Not to mention all the other babies in my life (many, many babies – none of them mine which gives me the time to make stuff for them)……

  423. Stephanie S says:

    I love the pilot’s hat and the cookies! Another great post!

  424. Cindy says:

    I read the blog’s of three of the women highlighted today. Thank you for introducing them to me in the past. I get alot of inspiration from them.

  425. britt says:

    love the bunny! making some for the nieces for christmas

  426. Adrienne says:

    Thanks for the cute ideas!

  427. Jeannine says:

    Definitely making the diaper cover… and looking forward to tomorrow’s post!

  428. Katie says:

    the photo ornament tags are darling. Thank you!

  429. Jessica says:

    Baby sewing…so cute!

  430. I love to make gifts for babies, I didn’t knew that bunny, It’s so cute.

  431. Rebecca says:

    Love the bunny!

  432. jes says:

    the rabbit is cute!

  433. Leesa says:

    Those shortbread cookies are so fun. These projects make me wish I had a little one to craft for.

  434. Clara says:

    The pilot hat is so cute. I’ll have to make it for my new baby.

  435. Christina says:

    I absolutely love all your handmade holiday posts. They are inspiring!

  436. Diane says:

    Thanks for the great tutorials! I think the bunny will be first on my list…

  437. stephanie says:

    LOVE the bunny!

  438. Cathie says:

    So many fun things to make!

  439. Meghan says:

    The bibs are a great idea!

  440. Kristin says:

    Love those Shortbread Buttons!!

  441. Kim says:

    Love the idea of sewing baby gifts – need to do that more often!! Simple fun tutorials are my favorite – THANKS!!

  442. Erin says:

    Another great roundup has begun!

  443. Michelle says:

    I love all the tutorials I am seeing this month!!! Can’t wait to try the sweet pea cap for my friends little girl. She will look so cute!

  444. Cherie says:

    The button shortbread cookies are really cute!

  445. Larissa says:

    They’re all great, but Mooshy Baby Bunny won me over for sure! Thanks!

  446. Kay says:

    The Sleep Sack is so cute, I bet my brand new niece would love it! And those books they all look absolutely lovely.

  447. trina says:

    I love Handmade Holidays!

  448. Jessca says:

    I LOVE it all!!! I am going to be an aunt (I have no kids) so I am overflowing with ideas!

  449. Sue says:

    I really like that Mooshy Belly Bunny and have thought of making one for my newest grandson. I have a lot of striped Tees I was going to take to the thrift shop but I may be cutting them up instead. All the above ideas and books are great.

  450. Allison says:

    Thanks–with a little one on the way, I loved your baby shower with its great projects–these are a great addition!

  451. Robyn Wing says:

    Another great collection! I love that sleepsack featured and those cookies are so cute for a baby shower!!

  452. Annette says:

    Love the diaper cover tutorial! Will have t try for sure 🙂

  453. great tutorials – thanks! But I think my favorite just might be the picture of that cute little boy with the hat on – too cute!!!

  454. Kelly says:

    Love these ideas. With another baby on the way, I’m off to check out that big tutorial.

  455. Oooh … I think I’m going to make that bunny tonight!

  456. Shannon H says:

    How adorable is that hat!! Wonderful tutorials! Thank you for sharing these very useful links. My girls are getting leg warmers very soon 🙂

  457. Kathy G. says:

    Those button cookies are darling!!!

  458. Krystal M says:

    I am at work wishing that I was at home making all of these neat things. 🙂

  459. Kimberly says:

    Thank you for the great links!

  460. jackie says:

    the mooshy belly bunny is so cute!!

  461. Leanna says:

    Yes, I fear the bunny will need to be made for one little boy this christmas!

  462. Kristin says:

    wow, i want one of those pilot hats in grown up girl size!

  463. Cory says:

    OOOH. Thanks for posting all these cute ideas…my Christmas sewing list just got longer!

  464. Seanna Lea says:

    That diaper cover is super cute! One of my friends is doing cloth diapering, so I automatically think of diaper covers for that.

  465. stacey says:

    so many good ideas!

  466. Emily says:

    So excited to find this diaper cover tutorial. I haven’t had much luck with others.

  467. rebecca says:

    How can I not love all of this!! I love rae’s bib!

  468. Mandy K Court says:

    Too FUN! once again my sewing list is getting bigger….I better get sewing if I am going to get everything done 🙂

  469. Kristy says:

    Too much to sew, so little time! Love it!

  470. Mel says:

    Love the bunny and the diaper covers – great selection of tutorials

  471. Camille says:

    We are expecting a baby right before Christmas. Thanks for the great ideas!

  472. Amy says:

    I know a darling 4-year-old who will rock some legwarmers!

  473. Chrissy says:

    This is the year of the baby in my neck of the woods and I can’t wait to make Christmas presents for all of them!

  474. Stacy says:

    The bunny is so adorable!

  475. Ana V says:

    I’ve got the cutest recipient for these gifts! I particularly like the bunny, and will probably try the diaper cover too. Thanks!

  476. Kelsey D says:

    This stuff is so cute! I can’t wait to get sewing for Christmas!

  477. Leisel says:

    What fabulous ideas and fabulous prizes! Thank you, thank you!

  478. Jennifer says:

    Those shortbread cookies are adorable! I also like the leg warmers!
    Going to have to try that one out!

  479. Annie says:

    My niece is due to be born December 23rd. I can’t wait to sew her an adorable stuffed bunny. Thanks! 🙂

  480. PeachRainbow says:

    Thank you!

  481. Hayley Pickett says:

    I have one baby and another on they way, and I want to make them everything! Guess I better get sewing!

  482. Lisa says:

    Ooh! My friend is due any day now, and there may just be time to make 2 bunnies (one for the proud big brother, too)!

  483. Carla says:

    Love the bunny!

  484. That Sweet Pea Pilot Cap is adorable and I need to make it!

  485. Jennifer says:

    The leggings! Love ’em! And that Beginnings for Baby book… well, it makes my mouth water. I am loving these November days!

  486. one skein wonders sounds like my style!

  487. Lara Thorarinsdottir says:

    those shortbread cookies look amazing!

  488. Virginia says:

    Love this time of year!

  489. Jessica says:

    Another awesome day. The diaper cover is too cute!

  490. Susan C. says:

    I must check out that shortbread recipe!

  491. Jennifer says:

    That bunny is so cute! I bet my baby would love it. Stocking stuffer maybe?

  492. Jill says:

    Great ideas for my friend who is having twins.

  493. Alex says:

    the bunny is sooooo cute!

  494. elizabeth says:

    Ooh, shortbread….

  495. kelly jo says:

    Loving those legwarmers!!

  496. Debra says:

    I’ve been meaning to make those cookies for awhile, they are adorable. Love the leggings too!

  497. Michelle J. says:

    Love the leggings!

  498. Kathleen says:

    Yay! More creativeness! Thank you for sharing!

  499. Jennifer says:

    Love the leg warmer tutorial…my daughter will love them!


  500. Amanda says:

    super cute stuff as always 🙂

  501. Laura says:

    Ooh, I think ruffles on the cap is a brilliant idea!! I’m loving the cutest button treats 🙂

  502. Keola H says:

    These holiday gift ideas will definitely come in handy this Christmas…I’ve got a lot of little munchkins on my gift list this year!

  503. Molly bruening says:

    I love that cute little bunny!

  504. Nicole says:

    With a new niece, I’ve been looking for some cute baby projects. The search is over!

  505. kate C. says:

    The knitting green book looks really neat, I’ll have to check that out. And I’m also going to look into the leggings… my girls would look so cute in those!!

  506. Kristie says:

    Any of these books would be a great addition to my small, but hopefully growing, craft library. Thanks!

  507. Limor says:

    Those shortbread buttons are beyond adorable. I think I’ll make some with DD. She’ll be so excited to “fool” my husband into thinking that they’re real buttons.

  508. Sara says:

    I have wanted the Handmade beginnings books for some time. Thanks for the opportunity to win it!

  509. Cameron H says:

    All adorable, as usual!

  510. Cheri says:

    Love all these great ideas for my grandson! Can’t wait to try them out.

  511. Tara says:

    I would love to win one of the books. I also can’t wait to make some diaper covers.

  512. Renate says:

    Lovely gift ideas for little ones. Thanks!

  513. Krystina says:

    Ooooo! I love these and since they’re so small, they will be easy to sew up quickly!

  514. Mary says:

    These books look pretty interesting…full of lots of good ideas, I’m sure.

  515. Kathy H says:

    Another cute book of things to make for babies and toddlers.

  516. Cherie says:

    Thanks for all the great ideas!

  517. Jennifer says:

    This is just what I needed, two toddler neices and one nephew with a new neice on the way. Thanks!

  518. Tricia says:

    I love those button cookies!

  519. Lisa L. says:

    Ooooooooh, would LOVE to win Creative, Inc. Keeping my fingers crossed!

  520. Brigette says:

    I never thought of making leg warmers, and the bunny looks really cute.

  521. Gina.S says:

    Love those cute button cookies.

  522. susan mzf says:

    adorable little baby things as usual! thanks as always for being such a source of inspiration!

  523. Great selection

  524. Coralee says:

    such delightful gift ideas!

  525. Tierney Barden says:

    I can’t wait to check out the tutorials. Thanks for conveniently listing them!

  526. Carmen says:

    It’s only three days into November and I’m just floored at how many ideas you’ve presented. Thanks so much!

  527. bess says:

    what a great idea for the snap-up bib!

  528. Mikaela says:

    Love the leggings and the bunny.

  529. Hashi says:

    Mooshy Belly Bunny looks fun!

  530. Rachel says:

    These are great ideas. I love them! I know a lot of babies that are making their arrival by the end of the year (including mine!)

  531. Hannah says:

    So many cute baby gifts. Can’t wait until I have some babies (or maybe just friends’ babies) to craft for!

  532. Corrina says:

    Love all these ideas!! Wish there was more time to try them all!!

  533. lucy says:

    love all of these book selections, especially the anna maria horner book!!!

  534. Elizabeth says:

    What to make first….. Wishing that I had enough free time to do it all 🙂

  535. Kati says:

    I love the Mooshy Belly Bunny. Too cute!! I know a little girl who would LOVE it! 🙂

  536. Amy says:

    Trying to hand make all of my holiday gifts this year. What fun if I could win a gift for myself!

  537. ooohhh i have been wanting “handmade beginnings!” i don’t know how to knit though 🙁

  538. Dacia says:

    I love the leggings! how fun!

  539. Lissa says:

    I have an eight year old, a three year old and one due in 2 weeks! Thanks for all the toddler ideas. I will definitely bookmark this page.

  540. Melissa says:

    Love it!! Another day of great ideas. Wow! It’s going to be a fun month of crafting!

  541. Nadine says:

    i love the little bunny!

  542. Patty says:

    What a cute little Buddha belly bunny! Love it.

  543. Melissa Ann says:

    I might have to make that pilot cap for my girls! I wonder if I can add ruffles to it some how… 😉

  544. monica says:

    As always, I’m getting lots of fun ideas. Keep them coming!

  545. joy says:

    Once again love the ideas and the giveaways!

  546. Colleen says:

    Bibs and the bunny – on my list to make for holiday gifts! The list is getting longer!

  547. Amy H says:

    I think I would make just about all of these. Except I have a baby that demands my attention with his chubby cheeks:). Maybe I will have to settle for one or two and then go get more baby kisses.

  548. heather b says:

    Going to go check out the legwarmers – perfect for cold days waiting for the bus or getting to dance class!

  549. sarahjane says:

    I love that little baby cap!

  550. Holly says:

    What fun!

  551. duff says:

    Perfect! I was going online to find a pilot’s cap pattern and here it is! thanks! these little caps are absolutely perfect for every baby.

  552. brittany says:

    have been thinking of the sweet pea pilot cap lately for my little guy!

  553. Leigh Anne says:

    I really wanna win that Anna Maria Horner book! As I’m preggo w/ #3 I could get alot of ideas from it I’m sure 🙂

  554. Tiffany says:

    Cute bib! Baby fabric is so fun to work with.

  555. Christina says:

    Awww, smooshy belly bunny!

  556. Jen says:

    Another round of awesome books to win!

  557. LisaRae says:

    Wishing I knew some little ones to make these fabulous things for. In any case, I will be making the Shortbread Buttons for my house…mmm!

  558. I love the Mooshy Belly Bunny! I’m going to make one for my friend who expecting a little girl in December.

  559. Johanna says:

    That bunny is so cute! Is it weird that even though I don’t have kids, I want to make one?

  560. Ms.Cleaver says:

    Those shortbread cookies look amazing!!

  561. Katharine Lake says:

    Hurray for Handmade Holidays. That little pea hat is so cute, wish I had a little one to make one for..

  562. Sara says:

    I really like the snap bib tutorial!

  563. Natalie VV says:

    Those leg warmers look like just the thing for our cooler mornings!
    Thank you.

  564. Chris says:

    Thanks for the great ideas. I love the look of the one skein wonders!

  565. Lynne says:

    I’ve made many pairs od those legwarmers, they are fantastic! Thanks for the new ideas!

  566. Silvia says:

    Beautiful!!! the Belly Bunny is really sweet!

  567. Karen says:

    Great baby gift ideas! I have a friend’s baby shower coming up and would love to make some of these for her!

  568. Tez says:

    The sleep sack is so sweet. I am in love with it! Some of these pattern books are on MY Christmas wish list.

  569. Katie B. says:

    I have to check out those shortbread buttons!

  570. Lisa says:

    Handmade Holidays always has such clever ideas.

  571. Em says:

    I’m super grateful for this post and these links. Not for “the holidays” necessarily, unless you count about a 1/2 dozen upcoming toddler birthdays as holidays.

  572. Megan says:

    Great ideas!

  573. Amy says:

    What adorable creations! My favorite time of year is when Sew Mama Sew puts on their Handmade Holidays! Can’t wait for the rest of November 🙂

  574. Anya says:

    The leggings are so easy and cute! And the Sweet Pea Pilot Cap is wonderful. I’m going to make the pattern bigger so I can make it for my kids (almost 4 & 6) so they can wear it under their bike helmet when they’re biking in chillier weather. Thank you!

  575. Rachel G. says:

    Those button cookies are adorable!

  576. Kayci Nelson says:

    Such great projects. The bunny looks so squishy and cute!

  577. Amanda Fox says:

    So cute! I will have to try the fold-up and snap-up bib.

  578. Amy Martin says:

    All these ideas are wonderful for babies! I think my daughter may need that little bunny in her stocking! I am really trying to focus on simple, handmade toys for christmas and not all the plastic–wild colored–loud toys. We’ll see how the grandparents handle that request!
    I LOVE al those books. I love the idea of knitting with a piece of reused fabric, and what fun texture and color that brings to your project.
    Fabulous as always! : )

  579. Maggie says:

    Cute ideas!

  580. Melissa Williams says:

    Love the knits for the toddlers. Thanks!

  581. Jo says:

    Oh wow more great ideas! You’ve just reminded me my daughter and I made a blankie bunny last year! might have to make another…. Wonderful prizes as ever!

  582. Sarah says:

    I’m expecting my first in May, so the Handmade Beginnings book looks awesome!

  583. jennifer says:

    I would love to win the handmade baby project book!

  584. Fawn says:

    I love these gifts! The pilot cap and diaper cover area adorable. Thanks!

  585. Lael says:

    OOOh. It’s cold here so time to snap back to knitting.

  586. Caroline K says:

    cute, cute, cute!

  587. Mhairi says:

    more great projects. love the look of the handmade book.

  588. Kristin says:

    That baby sack is darling!

  589. Sarah AJ says:

    Aw, the bunny’s so squishy-looking!

  590. Mandy says:

    I wish I had known about cute diaper covers when my little one was little enough!

  591. Jerimi says:

    Oh my goodness! I didn’t even realize those were cookies until I read the text. They really do look like buttons.

  592. Michelle says:

    I like the bibs. I think I might try to make some.

  593. Christina says:

    The button cookies look so realistic!

  594. Terri says:

    Great set of tutorials!!! : ) Love the bunny and leggings!!! Maybe a bunny with legging is in order!!! : )

  595. Andrea says:

    My 18mo is a shorty short so I’ll be whipping up a ton of the leg warmers!

  596. Valerie says:

    I love the bunny, and those shortbread cookies I have never seen before- I’ll have to try them!

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