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A Week of Onesies!!!

Well... I said that I would TRY to exercise some restraint, but I can't!  I just have to share what I've been working on. 

There's something about tiny clothes for tiny people... I just squeal every time I finish a onesie.  I have 5 to finish before Saturday, so if I'm able to stay on track I'll reveal them throughout the week. 

I started this one by making ribbon flowers. 
First you cut a 6" piece of ribbon and do a long stitch all across one edge.  As I did more and more of these I found that the flower turns out better if I made longer stitches than shown here.  

Next I pulled the thread and scrunched up the ribbon. Can you tell I'm not a sewer?  I soooo don't know the correct sewing terms. 

Next I pinched the two loose ends together to form a precious flower. 

Then I stitched a straight line to hold it in place and cut off the excess ribbon. 

Turn it over, flatten it out, and voila!  A cute little flower!  Easy Peesie??

After making a bunch of these, I pinned them down on the onesie and tacked them on. 

Here's my super easy Onesie Dress. 

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I love a party! :)  I'm linking to Made it Monday and DIY Day!  


Linh C. said...

I love making these flowers too! I have lots of ribbons, and embroidery floss, so I make these flowers as I monitor my daughters doing their homework. :)

Tracy is ... Loving Pretty Things said...

OHMY - those onesies are to-die for! I'm such a sucker for any girlie flair - and these rosettes are fabulous!!

Ribbons, bows, flowers, ruffles, hearts, etc.....these are such a must-have.


The Persimmon Perch said...

Thanks so much for linking up with Made it Monday! The flowers look great! I've been thinking about making some of these you make it sound so easy!

kirstin & jordan said...

I love it! :) And I have that same ribbon. So funny!

Michelle said...

These are so cute. Thanks for posting them. Now I know exactly what to make for the next baby girl that comes along in our family.

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