When I began this adventure, I was sewing baby wraps and ring slings exclusively. I was thrust into the world of babywearing by my first son, who was colicky and screamed the better part of his first five months. In addition to being immediately hooked on the benefits of babywearing, a serious fabric addiction was born. Since my son was always in a carrier, what I wore became pretty irrelevant. Having a beautiful wrap or sling made me feel put together and happy, two things that were sorely needed as a new mom with a miserably sad baby. Sewing quickly became my passion as well as my ticket to sanity.
As my children and skills have grown, I've expanded to sew a brad collection of children's products and activewear. Some of the reasons I began sewing my own kids' clothes are that truly warm, cute girl's clothes are almost non-existent, and boys clothes tend to be...well...boring. I live in New England and…
- Joined July 30, 2009