Congratulations, Vicki Kate!

What better way to celebrate a happy event for one of my favourite bloggers than a virtual Baby Shower!  Congratulations Vicki, and looking forward to hearing more about the little one when he or she arrives.

My gift is an owl sleeping bag.  I hope the little one sleeps soundly in it – at least some of the time!

Burda 9479 IMG_3251

Teddy wanted to get involved  –IMG_3252

This is a great pattern, if you are planning to make a baby gift.  The only part I had a problem with was the button holes – my machine did not like the layers of fabric and wadding and refused to cooperate.  So I went with some snaps instead.

The details:
IMG_3253Pattern: Burda 9479
Fabric: Adorn-It nested owl

Thank you so much to Ann of Annabelle Bumps for organising, and you can see all the other contributions by clicking the links below –

Annabelle Bumps
Being Frank
Ginger Makes
Modern Vintage Cupcakes
Symon Sez
Thread Carefully

13 responses to “Congratulations, Vicki Kate!

  1. I’m lost for words. Truly, I can’t believe how generous and amazing you all are! This is so unexpected and such a lovely, wonderful surprise!! I came into the office this morning to do a quick bit of work before the school run to find notification after notification in my inbox! Thank you so much, you’ve all managed to move me to tears this morning, in the best possible way!!

  2. Super cute! Love that owl fabric 🙂 (Also, snaps win out over buttons any day of the week/time of the night with babies 😉 )

  3. That owl fabric is the best! Congratulations to Vicky Kate. 🙂

  4. These little sleepers come in so handy with babies in the winter. Yours turned out absolutely adorable. Thanks for helping to plan this baby shower!

  5. I love it! So cute, and extremely useful, too!

  6. Oh this is so adorable! Lovely job, and such a clever idea!! 🙂

  7. Oh my gosh, this is so sweet! It looks so cozy and nice!

  8. Those sleeping bags are the best, and your version is so damn cute 🙂

  9. Pingback: A Virtual Baby Shower | VickikateMakes

  10. What a sweet gift and such a lovely idea for the virtual baby shower. Also interested to see that you are doing Project Life. I’ve been cutting up card for mine.

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