Attempts And Outcomes : Pajamas

A while back I put together a list of some things I wanted to work on over the course of the first quarter (or year) and the top item, at least in my mind, was a new pair of jammies!  I ended up hitting a sah-weet sale at Hobby Lobby and scored McCall’s Pattern #M5990…

Attempts and Outcomes : Toy Car Mat #2

A while back I wrote about trying to come up with cute kid’s toys and gifts that could be sewn.  Not only did I want to create something interesting and fun, but sometimes sewing can help keep the cost down to you while making something priceless for someone else.  My two-year old son’s friend was the…

Attempts and Outcomes : Toy Car Racetrack Mat

With several birthdays on the horizon, I have been wanting to try my hand at making some children’s toys and gifts.  Here is the report of my first attempt.  I used my son’s friend as a guinea pig, since his birthday came up first, to try my hand at creating a toy that was functional, but portable.  I decided on a simple…