This week on HOTH it’s all about dungarees! I love dungarees on babies. Its my all time favourite outfit. They always look so scrummy and comfortable in them. Dungarees are also super versatile as you can put various tops underneath to achieve a different “look” and when your toddler is ….. well ……toddling there are no issues of trousers falling down etc. They’re the ultimate crawling/climbing ensemble both cute and practical!
When I’m selling I like to make a matching hat so its a full out fit like these fox gift sets perfect for photo shoots and baby shower gifts. If you’d like the pattern I based this make on head over to Linda’s Crafty Corner the pattern comes in 0-3 month and 12-18 months.
I love how simply by changing the colour you can create completely different looks….
From super chic in pink and grey……
To boyish charm in olive and grey with deer hunter hat
Clients have been going mad for them too which has given me the perfect excuse to make them. I’ve also been inspired to try my hand at designing a fox hand bag and matching headband. I’m not sure how that will turn out but I’ll be sure to post pics in the next instalment.
Don’t forget to comment with your favourite makes this week!
READING IN THE ACTION MOVIE VOICE OVER…….
………..When the heffer within strikes no food is safe (background explosion) when the greed in you surfaces and all cake becomes victim to your appetite (imagine a bake well tart screaming)………When you just have a few days where you think F**k it. Then you’ve had a DISASTER
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This weekend has been totally fab from Chinese food to cake, Dirty Dancing and Patrick Swayze to Grease and hair in rollers its been a barrel of laughs from start to finish.
So its week 2 of herbalife and I’m still surviving without chocolate. It was my weigh in day with Chloe today and its not something I was particularly looking forward to. Whilst Chloe is totally supportive I always feel there’s a trepidation when putting yourself on scales in front of someone.
image courtesy of www.cookingclassy.com
So this is the first instalment of hot off the hook and there won’t be much writing just pretty pics of great makes or awful pics of disasters!
So I’ve been super busy recently hitting the hook and getting my wool fix.
I attempted this week to make my own item without a pattern a total first for me and I’ve got to say I’m pretty chuffed with the overall result.
I’ve attempted to write a pattern for it. So here it is in all its glory. There maybe mistakes and it’s certainly not perfect so please be gentle with me.
Wow I can’t believe its been nearly 8 months since I last posted anything here!
So much has happened! So many family days out that I haven’t recorded. So much cake eaten that I haven’t written about!