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DIY Felt Weather Baby Mobile

Today we have such a fun project for you mums to be, or for anyone wanting to give a handmade gift to a new baby in the family/friend group! This sweet and colourful weather-themed baby mobile was created by Laura Howard. Take it away, Laura! Today I’m sharing a how-to for making a cute and colourful […]
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Genuinely useful new baby makes with Zoe: Jersey hat

We’re back with our fifth and final post in Zoe’s awesome series of handmade gift ideas for new babies! This time she’s showing us how to whip up the cutest baby hat. Adorable! She used Andover Jersey Knits: The Alison Glass Collection in Magenta to make this beauty. Here’s the final (sniff) installment of this […]
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Free pattern: Camilla’s baby leg warmers

When Camilla Miller, one of our knitting teachers, offered to knit up a pair of baby leg warmers for Harvey using Be Sweet Bambino, we were delighted. Read on for the free pattern and an adorable picture of Harvey’s little legs! Thanks, Camilla! Knitted in beautiful mix of organic cotton and bamboo by Be Sweet […]
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Tutorial: Julie’s baby bibs

Harvey is eating solids now. And that means I am doing even more laundry than before. But bibs help. So the more I can have around the better! This tutorial from Julie of forestpoppy is full of tips for whipping up some quick, fun and adorable baby bibs. Just one note from me – this […]
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Harvey’s easy baby blanket

Everyone (who doesn’t know me) assumes I do a lot of making, you know, because I run a craft shop, but sadly having a business and, now, a baby, and free time don’t really mix! But I did manage to whip up this easy blanket for Harvey. And if you ignore the fact this blanket […]
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Kelly’s Pearl Bracelet baby quilt tutorial

Kelly from Jeli Quilts loves a good rainbow, so we let her loose with the brightest Pearl Bracelets in the new collection by Lizzy House. Lucky me – she made a baby quilt and I don’t have to give it back! Read on for her fabulous tutorial. Thanks Kelly! I love the Lizzy House Pearl Bracelets […]
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It’s a boy!

It’s no secret I’m pregnant, but I thought it might be time to make an official announcement: Ed and I are expecting a baby boy on 10 April! It’s all very exciting and, as you can imagine, quite busy around here. I have been feeling a bit guilty because I haven’t made anything for the […]
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New in the shop: Nursery Flannel from Cloud9

In keeping with their tradition of nursery themed collections, Cloud9 has introduced Nursery Flannels, which take from some of the company’s most popular prints – sweet birdies, playful elephants and the perfect little dot. This soft and supple organic fabric is perfect for all things baby! We are stocking the full collection, which coordinates beautifully with […]
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Cloud9 Maman and Nursery Basics make adorable baby dresses

It’s my humble opinion that Cloud9 can do no wrong, but I especially loooooooooove the Maman collection. In case you don’t know the story behind it, this collection is based on the illustrations of Anne-Marie Murphy, nee Anne-Marie Bossaert, who is Cloud9 co-owner Michelle Engel Bencsko’s grandmother. These designs are stunning and to make them even more […]
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