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Sew a Simple Preschool Art Smock

August 13, 2015 – 5:00 am | 3 Comments
How to sew a preschool art smock: free pattern and tutorial!

Life is going to feel really weird starting next month – with Little C going to grade one and Little A going to preschool a couple of days a week, our home is going to …

Back To School Clothes Shopping Tips + Little C’s French Inspired Wardrobe from Marshalls

August 11, 2015 – 10:00 am | 56 Comments
How to survive back to school clothes shopping + a cute French inspired kid's wardrobe from Marshalls Canada

It’s hard for me to take in, but my Little C is going to Grade 1 in September. That means she’ll go to school every weekday. Oh, I’m going to miss this girl! She’s so …

Make Baby Leg Warmers from Socks (Video)

August 3, 2015 – 7:00 am | One Comment
How to make baby leg warmers from knee high socks - a video tutorial.

Roly-poly smushy baby thighs are my favourite. They are especially cute when they’re pantless and free – that is, when babies can crawl around in their diapers and you can kiss their sweet, dimply baby …

Video: Sew Soft Baby Slippers

May 22, 2015 – 7:00 am | 3 Comments
A free soft baby slippers / booties pattern and tutorial with video

One of the very first tutorials and sewing patterns that I published to this blog was this one – how to sew soft baby slippers. Even after almost 6 years, it’s still one of my most visited …

Sew Baby Crawler Jeans with Leather Knee Patches

May 13, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
DIY baby crawler jeans with cute leather knee patches - tutorial.

I’ve been telling my friends lately that I used to feel so proud of myself a couple of months ago when I thought I had mothering three kids all figured out. Things have changed. Baby …

Cotton & Tulle Skirt Tutorial + Motivational Monday #48: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 10, 2015 – 7:00 pm |

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

How to Sew an Easy DIY Ruffled Petti Romper

March 9, 2015 – 8:00 am | One Comment
How to make an easy DIY ruffled petti romper

This past Saturday we celebrated Baby B’s first birthday. I’m still shaking my head as I type this and I’m wondering where this past year has gone. Wasn’t it just last week that I was …

Wanderer Tunic Pattern Review + An Easy DIY Boho Headband

January 28, 2015 – 8:00 am |
Wanderer Tunic Pattern Review by The DIY Mommy

Last week, I had the opportunity to test out an adorable kid’s tunic pattern by Striped Swallow Designs. Meet the “Wanderer Tunic“. It’s a sweet, boho styled children’s top that features an adorably curved yoke, …

9 Favourite Posts of 2014 from The DIY Mommy

January 5, 2015 – 8:00 am | 5 Comments
The 9 Favourite Posts of 2014 on The DIY Mommy: Lots of great sewing and home decor tutorials!

As we enter the year 2015, I feel very thankful. I’m thankful that I can continue use this little blog as a creative outlet, and I’m excited that it has even become a source of …

Sew a Frozen Inspired Kid’s Dance Costume

December 17, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Easy DIY Frozen Inspired Dance Costume (Bodysuit + Tutu)

Little C had her dance recital last Saturday and it was SO CUTE! It was Frozen themed (big surprise), and her dance teacher asked all of her students to wear something blue. With some leftovers …