Today’s post from Jennifer is wonderful for those of us wondering how we can begin sewing with our children.
now because having a family, it’s really necessary to know
how to sew. Many years I’ve threw out my children’s clothing because
of these holes. Now, I’m not saying to sew everything with holes and
turn it into a glob of new thread. However, we can turn an old pair of
jeans into something useful and fun.
appropriate to wear. The main thing I struggle with is how short the
dresses or skirts are. I’m now able to make her dresses to the length
that I’m happy with and to her taste of style without the high price
well. This is a great skill for them to take with them into their
adulthood. I’ve started them on making pillows because it’s the
easiest to make.
sitting in front of me while the sewing machine did it’s job. She was
giggling the whole time.
again. This time he’s coming up with his own patterns. He had an idea
for water bottles. So, I let him go to town and he really well. His
finished product is below.
thinks the pedal is a gas pedal. He made himself a pillow.
scraps of the dress. I was really happy with the turn out of this
apron. This will come in handy for when children are helping in the
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