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« on: December 30, 2008 06:08:05 PM »

We're due with our first baby Jan 10th. I found this cute stroller at a thrift store I frequent, but it was dark blue with yucky checkered print. I had this cute pink fabric in my stash and spent the day re-vamping a stroller for her. The part where she'll sit is removable. I spray painted the dark blue frame black.  The canopy is still dark blue, but I can live with it. I glued strips of the fabric on the canopy top where it had the checkered fabric.





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« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2008 06:13:21 PM »

You did a wonderful job with this stroller. Congrats on you new baby, too.
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« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2008 06:17:52 PM »

This is FUN!  Love the colors you chose for the stroller.  Congrats on the baby!  I have no idea if you have any other kids but you are in for quite the ride...but its one I would NEVER get off if given the chance.   Grin
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« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2008 06:48:35 PM »

You did a wonderful job!!!
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« Reply #4 on: December 30, 2008 06:49:22 PM »

I love it. I'll have to remember this if/when I have babies.
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« Reply #5 on: December 30, 2008 07:51:33 PM »

Great idea. Wink I so wish Craftster would have been around when I was still having babies. So many people have such wonderful things to share.
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« Reply #6 on: December 30, 2008 08:42:00 PM »

I love the bright pink contrast with the dark blue!  it looks great!  Congrats on the new babe!


oh, and I'm very jealous of you having a girl (I have 2 boys)......... Lucky!
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« Reply #7 on: December 31, 2008 06:42:45 AM »

That's amazing!  It looks fabulous...you know that people are going to be asking you where you found your stroller because they'll be stuck with the standard, boring factory fabrics.
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« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2009 06:23:58 PM »

I never would have thought of recovering the part of the stroller I didn't like. Nice job.
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« Reply #9 on: January 18, 2009 07:57:25 PM »

wow! great job!!!
I was researching myself how to make a seat liner for a stroller.  I got a used stroller a few days ago but the fabric has some stains and I can't seem to take it off (even though I see some snap buttons around the sides)... 
Did you use any padding inside the seat? What kind of padding did you use?  I need some ideas...
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