So here’s what I decided to sew up while my best friend had her bun in the oven. I used a Simplicity pattern that offered a complete set of baby items such as: Jacket, Onesie, Top, Pants, Booties & even a blanket. The pants and headband was a pattern I self drafted. Fabric searching was a little difficult ‘cuz I was looking for something out of the ordinary. I am a big believer in gifting baby items that are not just pink or blue. So I purchased all these fabrics from JoAnn’s. They’re super soft knits in an eclectic print and a touch of metallic dots. The booties were made from a scrap of textured vinyl that was in the stash.
So here’s how I made it mine: