Beginner | 14 min
Taught by Ashley Nickels
Creativebug all-star Ashley Nickels shows you how to stitch a simple pair of baby bloomers that make the sweetest summery diaper cover. You’ll sew straight seams, then work a double-fold casing for the elastic waist and legs. The included pattern comes in three sizes: 3-6 months, 6-12 months and 12-24 months. Requiring just a small amount of fabric, these are an approachable stash-busting project that make for an adorable gift.
Learn how to:
  • Cut out pattern pieces
  • Sew  straight seam
  • Make a double-fold casing
  • Work with elastic

What you'll get:
  • Detailed lesson how to sew a pair of baby bloomers
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and downloadable PDF pattern ($8 value)
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Ashley Nickels
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students


Chapters
Sew a Pair of Baby Bloomers
00:38
00:40
05:22
04:51
03:13
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Pattern pieces from class PDF
  • ½ yard of cotton lawn fabric
  • Straight pins
  • Safety pin or bodkin
  • Fabric scissors
  • Ruler
  • Iron and ironing surface
  • Sewing machine and matching thread
  • 1/4 inch elastic band: for size 3-6 months - 2  10” pieces and 1 16” piece;  6-12 months – 2 11” pieces and 1 17” piece;  12-24 months – 2 12” pieces and 1 18” piece
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