|view the complete tutorial at made by rae|
How adorable are the baby tights? The best part is that you can sew them with either a serger or a regular sewing machine using stretchy knit jersey or old t-shirts. You’ll also need some 3/4: wide elastic.
Toy Giraffe Softie
|view the complete tutorial at Woman’s Day
Your little one will love cozying up to this adorable giraffe softie. The collage of fabric is what really makes this project a stand out–let your imagination run wild!
|view the complete tutorial at the purl bee|
These quick & easy Strawberry Pillows are sure to be a big hit with the kids. They’ll all love squeezing them and carrying them around!
Toy Fox Softie
|sewing pattern PDF available for purchase at dolls & day daydreams on Etsy|
Create a lovely cloth rag doll fox for your little one. The versatile pattern available on Etsy allows you to make both boy & girl foxes using cotton and felt fabrics.
Stick Horse Tutorial
|View tutorial at lightbluegrey|
These super-cute DIY stick horses have been making their way around the Internet for a while now, but I still haven’t had a chance to make one. I simply must make the time–every child loves horses!
DIY Spiked Dinosaur Hoodie
|view tutorial at living, loving, learning naturally|
A simple project that packs a big bite! I just know my boys would love this one.
DIY Car Seat Cover Tutorial
|view tutorial at expatria|
Why do all car seats come with such atrocious covers? ditch the ugly fabric that came in the box and make a statement by sewing a car seat cover that matches your personal style!
DIY Shirt Onesie
|view the tutorial at sew, mama, sew|
Turn an ordinary shirt into a onesie for your little one. The possibilities are endless.
Cozy Car Caddy Tutorial
|view tutorial at homemade by jill|
If your little racer insists on taking his fleet of cars wit him everywhere he goes, this project was tailor-made for you. this handy car caddy will help him keep track of all of those little cars (so you don’t have to keep buying them).
Lego Storage Bag & Play Mat
|view tutorial at freshly pieced|
If you’ve got kids, chances are you’ve got thousands of tiny LEGO bricks creeping into every corner of your home. This LEGO storage bag & play mat will help you get everything back under control.
Have any of you tried these projects or know of other great sewing projects for kids? Please share!
About the Author
Lynn is Director of Consumer Services with Coats & Clark.