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Topic: Tutorial link for making baby sleeping bag/grobag  (Read 2560 times)
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« on: October 31, 2011 04:39:45 AM »



The weather is warming up here, so I thought I'd sew up some lightweight sleeping bags for Roman. I made them extra big so there's plenty of growing room...hopefully I'll get 2 summers out of them.

I used a sleeping bag he already uses and copied the neckline to make a pattern and added a bit of length to it.

I used a cotton print for the outside and some cotton jersey for the lining. It was also the first time I've used continuous zip which was easier than I thought it would be.

Full step by step is on my blog:
http://www.thingsforboys.com/2011/10/sewing-baby-sleeping-bag-tutorial.html
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« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2011 06:32:48 AM »

Looks great.  I love the fabric you used.
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« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2011 04:59:41 PM »

That fabric is gorgeous! I think my son needs some sleep sacs too.
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