For Isaac, Duke Class of 2032

by ilene on July 15, 2011 · 6 comments

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My college roommate just gave birth to their second child!   Since she met her husband in college, I thought it was fitting to gift her with some Duke Blue Devil onesies.  (I made onesies similar to these before here.  For those onesies, I painted the Duke logo on with fabric paint.)  For these new onesies, […]


Outfits for Baby Caleb

by ilene on May 9, 2011 · 7 comments

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It’s back to regular programming this week!! I had fun doing the Unwrapped series but my kitchen aid could use a break for awhile. And we are going on a week-long sailing trip in the Caribbean in a few weeks and I’ll need to wear a swimsuit!! eeek. So the diet starts today.  But don’t […]


Ruffled Bottom Onesies (tutorial)

by ilene on March 3, 2011 · 1 comment

in baby, sewing

These days, it seems like my friends have been having lots of baby boys so I’ve been creating lots of boy apparel (like this and this). When I found out that my dear friends KK and Dough were expecting their second baby girl this July, I jumped at the chance to make them something girly.  […]

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Momma’s Got a New Toy!

by ilene on February 11, 2011 · 3 comments

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Much to the husband’s dismay, I’ve acquired a new crafting tool!!   Our second bedroom is already exploding with all my craft supplies, but with a sweet smile, I was able to convince Jeff that I absolutely need this baby.  The Silhouette is cutting machine similar to my beloved Cricut, but it hooks up directly […]


This One(sie)’s for the Dukies!

by ilene on February 9, 2011 · 3 comments

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In honor of the big Duke/UNC game tonight, I’m posting one of my favorite projects I’ve made this winter.  These onesies were made for a college friend who is a huge Duke basketball fan. We used to camp out for the games as undergrads with our friends, so I couldn’t resist making making these for […]