Sew it Yourself! 10 awesome things you can make for your baby

Why do it yourself if you can sew it yourself??

If you’re not the master of the sewing beast – machine, fear not!

These easy stitches can be pulled off by anyone, even with minimal needle experience!

Make your kids proud and sew something for them with your hands!

1. Adorable Cot Blanket

Attractive print can transform your baby cot, so forget about white sheets and make this fitted bed blanket or sheet instead.  Tutorial by Pretty Prudent

fitted cot blanket

2. Modern Burp Cloths

Burp cloths come in all shapes and sizes, but if you have some leftover fabric, use it to make your statement burp cloths. Tutorial on Cloud 9 Fabrics

diy burp cloths

3. Beautiful Summer Dress

Simple design and eye-catching fabric make this summer dress a real winner, by Craftiness is not Optional

pretty summer dress

4. Cute Stuffed Turtles

Great as an extra pillow for the cot, or a playful vibrant toy for the nursery. Tutorial by Make it – Love it.

diy soft toys

5. DIY Taggie Blanket

Taggie blankets and toys are the hit at the moment, babies love something to pull on and try different fabrics, so why not make one at home? Tutorial by The Craft Chicks

diy taggie blankets

6. Fabric Beach Balls

These are just adorable! Tutorial by Purl Soho

fabric beach balls

7. DIY Heirloom Cut Chenille Baby Blanket

Another great DIY tutorial by Aesthetic Nest

Sewing_Heirloom Cut Chenille Baby Blanket_DSC_8387

8. Sock Monkey

This is one of the best tutorials I’ve seen around! Great way to make something unique and personal for your baby, or give away as a gift. Tutorial here.

sock monkey tutorial

9. Swaddling Blanket

Custom made swaddling blankets by Alida Makes

diy swaddling blanket

10. Dinosaur Costume

This tutorial requires a bit more skill, but if you follow the detailed instructions on Andrea’s Notebook, I’m sure you can pull it off.


Julie Higgins
Julie is a Staff Writer at She has been working in publishing houses before joining the editorial team at momooze. Julie's love and passion are topics around beauty, lifestyle, hair and nails.

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