Make Your Own Baby Stuff:
From Baby Slings To Diaper Bags And Things

If your going to make your own baby stuff creating baby gear (you know, all the useful stuff!) can be such a great money saver! And you get to make uniquely personalized items custom tailored to your routine and lifestyle. Create custom fit baby carriers that have a customized fit for you and your baby. Sew your own diaper bags that are just the right size and have pockets for each of the items you wish to carry with you.

And oh the money you'll save! You can make a baby sling for pennies on the dollar compared to some of those sold in the stores with a hefty price tag. So calling all baby wearing and thrifty Mamas! It's time to whip up some homemade baby gear!

And don't we need a whole lot of that baby gear and stuff? From diaper bags to nursing covers, baby carriers to breastfeeding pillows. There is a heap of things to make and a lot of money to be saved when you simply make it yourself!

All of these baby stuff ideas and sewing patterns will also make fantastic homemade gifts as well. So let's get creative!




Make pouch style baby slings! A tutorial on how to make a reversible baby pouch sling. These are great for baby wearing and breastfeeding.


Make your own cosy blanket sleepers with my printable Baby Sleep Sack Pattern.



Make a diaper bag pattern to use in making your own custom handmade diaper bag. Create your bag to fit your own needs, sizes, pockets, etc...


Sew your own Boppy style nursing pillow with my printable breastfeeding pillow pattern.


Make a breastfeeding pillow cover. An easy tutorial and printable pattern.



Make your own bibs! Check out my easy to make, basic baby bib pattern.


Create cute and cozy infant caps! Such an easy DIY project. The tutorial has it's own printable baby hat pattern.


You can always use another pair of cute little cloth baby shoes! Use my soft sole baby shoe pattern to make shoes for all seasons.














Disclaimer: Along with any of the tutorials or patterns on this site, use with precaution and at your own risk. Please check your DIY baby gear often for loose seams or wearing fabric. makesewbaby.com cannot be held liable or responsible for any accidents, inconveniences, or sewing/construction errors.



Fun Projects and Tutorials

Infant Caps



Printable Mobiles


Shoe Patterns


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