I was browsing through pattern books recently and came across these two patterns. One is a vintage 1948 pattern and the other had those adorable Mary Janes. Patterns were 40% off so of course I had to buy both! Must get ready for the grandbaby on the way, and since we don't know if it will be of the pink or blue variety , I had to make some of each.
My OCD kicked in and this is the result.
Introducing the Studio 911 line of couture baby footwear.
These polka dot Mary Janes were my prototype. After struggling with my machine trying to sew through all the layers, I decided felt would be a lot easier. Not really happy with the way these turned out.
These black shoes were created in memory of Julie's famous Macy's cashmere sweater, wherever it may be. Sigh.
This one is dedicated to Megan's childhood obsession with all things dog.
" Mommy's Little Angel"
Our two daughters have an aversion to wearing stockings and as Mr. Glad always said, "When you plant beans you get beans." Soooo.......
Just when I thought I was finished, those darn Vikings went and signed Hank whats-his-name.
The felt used to create these booties is recycled from post consumer plastic bottles.