DIY Cricut Graduation Gifts with the Joy

DIY Graduation Gift

It’s graduation season, which means graduation gift season! Searching for the perfect and unique gift can be hard, but hey, that’s why we’re makers, right? Thanks to the Cricut Joy and Smart Materials, I’m sharing not one, or two, or even three, but FOUR DIY graduation gifts you can make with the Cricut Joy (thanks to Cricut for sponsoring this post) that will be perfect for any special grad!

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Free Kids Apron Pattern – 3 sizes!

DIY Apron Pattern Free
I don’t know about you, but sometimes I feel like it would be handy if my kids just wore an apron alll day! From cooking, to arts and crafts, little ones seem to have a constant supply of drips, spills, and fingerprints. To celebrate those messes in style, I’m sharing a free kid’s apron pattern and tutorial (including a video!) with you, so you can make your little one a DIY apron that’s ready for all the activities! And once you learn how to make an apron, you’ll love getting to customize them in your little one’s favorite colors and fabrics.
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DIY Scalloped Jumper Dress

DIY Pinafore Dress

I’ve had a lot of enjoyment lately sewing fast but satisfying projects, and the DIY girls dress I’m sharing today was certainly both fast and satisfying! I sewed this dress for Lola as part of her Christmas outfit (even though these photos were the only thing she had to wear it to this year ;)), and am hoping to get this girls’ dress pattern released sometime early this year. [Read more…]

Girl’s Peasant Dress Pattern

girls peasant dress

It’s time for some of my favorite posts to share all year long, my kid’s DIY Christmas outfits! This year I used my favorite girl’s peasant dress pattern, the Polly Peasant Dress Pattern, with a couple changes, to make Hattie’s Christmas dress. [Read more…]

Boy’s Vest Pattern for Christmas

DIY Vest

If you’ve been around Sew Much Ado for awhile, you may know that I love to sew my kids Christmas outfits and photograph them every year. They love the photographing part especially (not). I only made one item between my boys this year, and used my favorite boy’s vest pattern, the Schoolboy Vest Pattern, for Weston. [Read more…]