Baby Sling For My Nephew

November 02, 2008

My sister-in-law, Abby, is due with her second (a boy!), in December.  She, my brother, and their little girl, Calla, have recently moved to Colorado.  I had the privilege of spending time with Abby this past weekend for a small, intimate baby shower I threw for her at my home.  Being so close to my own due date, I originally anticipated not being able to make her a handmade gift.  And yet, after checking out the Hotsling she registered for, I was inspired and compelled to sew my own version for my nephew.  (Really, how could I not give it a try?  But it's the last thing I'm making for awhile...I promise!) Lest I take too much credit, there are many sites like this one that give instructions on the relatively simple process of sewing one of these baby slings.  The one I made for Abby is reversible, padded, and equipped with a pocket and ring for attaching toys, pacifiers, and anything else baby might need!  I  cannot wait to see my little nephew all curled up in it.

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