Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Frankenpattern and Simplicity 2290 PJs

When I showed Logan the Mater interlock that I made his and Duncan's tee shirts out of, he was really excited about it. He's been a little lukewarm about Cars lately, so I was glad he was so pleased. He told me that he wanted a short sleeve shirt (check!) and jammies (uh oh.). I only had a yard of the interlock, and he actually prefers flannel PJs, so I put "Mater flannel" in the back of my mind and went on my merry way. Last week, I hit Joann for the yellow ribbing for Duncan's tee, and Logan found his flannel.
Yeah, I'm a sucker for that kid. He asks me for so little. Anyway, the patterns are the same ones I used to make his Thomas the Train PJs, which are his favorite.
I used some bright yellow buttons from the stash and stitched the buttonholes in yellow thread, just for fun. All of the other topstitching was done in dark blue.
When I showed them to him, he declared them "cool". Erg, when did my baby start saying, "cool"?? At least he still loves Mater jammies!

8 comments:

  1. Cute jammies - what a nice mom you are!

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  2. Oh wow, I totally made pajamas with the same fabric, except that I underestimated what I needed (dumb 45" width fabric!), and I didn't have enough for pants which made #1 kind of sad. I reckon I'll have to remedy that one.

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    1. 45" fabric gets me every time...

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  3. Aww! They're awesome. At least mom-mades are still cool! ;)

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  4. Wow, he's getting big. Nice jammies! It's so nice that he appreciates your creations.

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  5. I bet he thinks his mom and her sewing are as cool as his jammies.

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  6. It makes it extra special that he doesn't ask for much and you're able to fulfill his wishes.:)

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  7. Oh yes, little boys love mater. I don't know how old Duncan is, but my grandsons, age 4 and 5 are all about Cars and Spiderman!

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