I love a little sewing project and always appreciate an excuse to make a little something as a present, so when my sis announced they were expecting their first baby I was sooo excited! I scoured Pinterest for ideas and settled on this little beauty: http://www.craftinessisnotoptional.com/2012/07/up-up-and-away-mobile-tutorial-and.html
And here’s the finished product!:
Another firm favourite of mine is the Sock Monkey! Very easy (and cheap!) to make. I love the fact that every monkey is completely unique! Just make sure you pick a funky pair of socks 😉
Here’s the pattern I use: http://craftbits.com/project/sock-monkey/
Pinterest is great for crafty project ideas, the best ones are projects that you can work on while lying down/ watching TV as you don’t want to be lugging your sewing machine around or bending over a project for hours on end.