With Owen back in preschool this week, I feel back in the swing things. Which means more sewing time! And “Back to School Clothes” ideas are piling up in my head–probably because I’m dreaming of cooler weather and Fall time. Hey, maybe if I sew enough it’ll summon the rain clouds? Better get busy.
If you’ve got a sewing itch, here’s a round-up of Back to School tutorials–from your blogs and mine.
1. Pleated Skirt 2. Kid Belts 3. Knot Shorts 4. Bunny Pants 5. Shirt to Skirt 6. Engineer Cap 7. Rainbow Wrap Skirt 8. T-shirt Dress 9. Chiffon Skirt
For even more inspiration and tons of links, check out Elsie Marley’s Kid’s Clothing Week Challenge. Here are some posts to get you started:
– Fall Clothes
– Halloween Costumes
– Hats, Mittens, and Scarves
– Coats and Sweaters
EVERYDAY SCHOOL GADGETS
(many found through the Sew Mama Sew Back to School Series):
1. Reusable snack bag 2. Fabric Book Covers 3. Lunch Money Cuffs 4. Binder Pouch 5. Lunch Bag 6. Pen Wrap 7. Lunch Sack 8. Pencil Cases
More CLOTHING from MADE–all links at the bottom.
I hope you find a free moment to sew too!
I need to make pencil skirts for my 6 and 8 year old grand daughters. I watched your video for the adult pencil skirts but I’m thinking that the measurements will be different from the waist to the
I need to make pencil skirts for my 6 and 8 year old grand daughters. I think the tapering measurements will be different from those of an adult. Could you give me some help on this?
I have really had fun making the circle skirts. Thanks for sharing your talents.