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« on: May 10, 2012 11:41:24 AM »

I recently had a baby and I redid our carseat liner.  The carseat canopy is GONE somewhere, so I needed something to cover the little.  A couple years back I made a carseat tent for a friend and she got a lot of use out of it.  So, that's what I decided to make to keep out the wind, sun, and rain...and whatever else might be blowing around.  If you can sew a straight line, you can do this!!


The fabric is from Hobby Lobby and it is one of the matching fabrics to the liner I made. 



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Flipped up to allow for air circulation when it's nice and hot (our oober hot months are right around the corner! AND we are taking a family vaca to Garden City, SC in 3 weeks)



Close up of the straps: I attached them to the "blanket" using a square and X stitching.  Should be good and secure.



I wrote up a non photo tutorial on my blog if this is a new project for you. 

http://www.vibrant-designs.net/2012/05/carseat-tent-tutorial.html

Happy to answer any questions.  I think this would make a great shower/baby gift.
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« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2012 12:38:13 PM »

I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2012 04:31:05 PM »

Holy heck are those adorable little feet.

Cute carseat tent too! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2012 11:57:56 PM »

I wonder where I was till now and why I didn't joined this forum. I found such an amazing things here.

Good idea and wonderful tutorial, I will try to do it for my little son and will be back with my picks Smiley

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