CategoryElijah

KCW – May 2016 – Day 4

Day 4 Pattern: Choose your Adventure Tee and Dress Size: 5 with added length Fabric: 3 upcycled adult tshirts So today’s item is a upcycled t-shirt for Elijah.  He always seems to miss out during these sorts of things as making for the girls is just so much easier. I made him a CYATAD using a transformers tshirt that I bought from a second hand store for .20c! See, even the back is kind of pieced together like it could […]

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Kids Clothes Week Day 4 – Shorts for Elijah

So Elijah always seems to get left out when I’m making clothes, I’m not sure why, maybe because the girls clothes are cuter and I can make them matching.  But anyway, today I decided to make him some shorts as hes still wearing size 3 from a couple of years ago. Day 4 Pattern: The shorts from the Sleepy Kiwis nightwear Size: 4 for my skinny boy with a little added length Fabric: from my stash I added some big […]

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Kids Clothes Week ~ Day 5 ~ Lined Motorbike Trackpants

  Day 5 has come around super fast. Today I sewed for the boy.  Who incidentally is turning 5 in 18!!!! sleeps, Yikes, that happened fast. Mr “I have no long pants” has been asking for some more warm pants for a while so I though, right, KCW is the perfect excuse to make him some, and what better way than to try out another option of the Tamariki Trackpants.   See another option of this pant here. With winter fast […]

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KCW Day 4 – Hooded Vest

Well, I’m doing well, and keeping up with the days.  This morning I wasn’t sure what I was going to make, but Elijah helped me decide.   This morning he chose is clothes, some shorts a t-shirt and this hooded vest that I made him 2 years ago!!!  Needless to say, it doesn’t fit him anymore and he was very upset about it…”make me another one please, with cars on the pockets” he asked so nicely.   So how could […]

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Elijah’s Birthday

I’m finally getting around to posting about Elijah’s 3rd birthday.   I was very impressed with myself with how his cake turned out.  Although it was more green and pink than Blue and Red…lol He loved it anyway and thats all that matters. Blue Velvet cupcakes Left over icing piped onto krispie biscuits. Very proud of his cake. Opening presents, he was a very spoilt little boy.   The CARNAGE afterwards. Now I have to start planning little miss almost […]

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Elijahs Birthday Preparation

My little boy turns 3 on Sunday…wow where did the time go. They start off so small…8lbs get bigger … and cheekier  He’s my clown Tomorrow is his party and so today I have been busy cooking the cake and other treats.   Mini blue velvet cupcakes using this recipe from Amybites.  They are more a green though, I wasnt prepared to pour in ALL my blue colouring to make them bright blue. I promise I will post some photos of […]

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