Thursday, August 1, 2013
the birthday presents
Richard has a yen for turtles. His first ever toy was a stuffed turtle that Uncle Geoffrey gave him the day he was born. Add to that fact that both his parents went to Georgia tech, and you have Tech Turtle. He's made from a vintage toy pattern, and I'm completely convinced that those are the way to go.
I'm afraid I forgot to take pictures of Gracie's present. Hers was tricky, because I was cutting down a doll clothing pattern to fit her extremely skinny favorite doll. Hopefully, Christmas won't be as difficult. Someday, I should probably blog about baby gifts as well--I have enough pictures, after all--but my blog time and sewing time are limited these days. Though y'all can expect a post on raglan sleeves within the next week!