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Here you will find all the posts and tutorials I’ve written about the nursery for our boys and the DIY projects I tackled for it along with all the other baby projects and tutorials.

DIY Baby Milestone Blanket using Cricut’s Infusible ink

Learn how to make an adorable baby girl DIY milestone blanket using Cricut’s Infusible ink – To track the growth of your baby in her first year of life. This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mines. Capturing the growth of the first year …

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DIY name sign: Typographic baby name wall-art for nursery

Make a super cute typographic DIY name sign with this tutorial, super simple and made out of cardboard, so you don’t have to mess with wood and a scroll saw in order to make a cute oversize name sign. I’ve had a lot of emails and comments asking to show how I made the name …

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Baby changing pad: DIY Waterproof quilted diaper changing mat tutorial

Learn how to make a waterproof baby changing mat that you can roll and toss in your diaper bag with this step by step tutorial. Right before baby Peanut was born, I made a few projects with the help of my Mom, it was so much fun to sew with her, especially when we’re working …

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Bear hat: How to sew a baby beanie with teddy bear ears (free pattern)

A few weeks ago I decided that I wanted to make Conner a warm hat for our outdoor adventures (not that we actually go outside much when it’s snowing) but he definitely needed something thicker than what he had. Luckily I had different colors of fleece for projects that I still haven’t had the chance …

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THE REVEAL: Colorful circus gender-neutral nursery

Modern circus-inspired and very colorful, gender-neutral nursery. Today is the day to finally share the reveal of our “labor of love” nursery! Since we are waiting until our little peanut is here to find out the gender, we wanted to keep it as gender-neutral as possible, while keeping it super minimal and colorful. I’ve shared …

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Marquee light: How to make a wall hanging marquee light for a nursery

How I made this marquee light for the circus theme nursery using only wood scraps and some plaint! From sketch to final hanging, check how we made this $15 light! We are so happy about Peanut’s nursery feedback and I am super excited about all the comments and emails, so Thank you!! And just like …

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Baby toy basket: Ikea Fyllen laundry basket turned toy basket

Check how I turned this laundry basket into the perfect Circus theme baby toy basket by adding an appliqué of a circus seal. This will be the perfect basket to store little peanut’s stuffed animals. Even though we already have a toy storage bench for the nursery, Ken thought that it would be good to …

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Ikea hack: Poang chair recover with paint and a custom cover

Follow along as I share how I recovered a Craigslist find for the nursery. I made new covers and after some paint, this IKEA hack was the perfect chair for the nursery! I used foam, fabric, and some snaps to make the custom cover that matches the other chevron fabric from the rest of the …

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Baby bedding: How to sew a crib bedding and nursery essentials

This post actually started as a tutorial of all of the bedding elements I sewed for little Peanut’s nursery, but just like the wheel, there is no need for reinvention in the crib bedding tutorial world. After a quick Google search, I found pretty much every helpful information I was planning on sharing on my …

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Free Nursery art print “You are so Loved” Download

Download this super cute printable with the “you are loved” message, perfect for a nursery or just any room, with six colors to pick. With a simple mix of two companion fonts. For this print, I used the free font Flamenco created by fellow Chilean Designers of Latinotype for the Google Font Directory and I …

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Quiet please sign: Banner and free print “Quiet please sleeping baby”

Make a super cute “sleeping baby” sign to hang in your front door or in the nursery door to prevent people from ringing the doorbell or making loud noises while your little one is sleeping! I have to start by sharing that the layout and phrase are not my original idea when I started to …

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Circus ticket pillow: Tutorial and pattern for nursery

Make your own circus ticket pillow with this tutorial using a regular pillow that you can modify or just making your own altogether. The cover of the circus ticket pillow is made out of felt pieces using a FREE template I share at the end of the post. I think by now everyone already guessed …

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Hot air balloon mobile: How to make a baby mobile – FREE pattern

check out this step by step tutorial and a free template to make a beautiful how air balloon mobile with 3 different designs of balloons. Today I want to share one of my favorite projects for the nursery we’re putting together for baby Peanut =] A very colorful hot air balloon mobile made out of …

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Ruffle maternity top: $3 XL Target t-shirt into maternity with ruffles

Check how I made this cute ruffle maternity top with ruffle shoulders using a $3 XL simple tee from Target. Perfect for a growing bump, since I will probably only use this tee for only a few more months, budget-friendly and so cute! A few weeks ago I shared this picture on Instagram. And today …

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DIY Elephant lamp for nursery out of styrofoam and drywall putty

I want to share with you how I made an elephant lamp for the circus theme nursery that we are working on. I used recycled materials and an old lamp base to create a one of a kind DIY lamp that will add such a special touch to the baby’s room. If you follow me …

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Sewing a $1 Maternity Jean skirt from men’s shorts

Getting a comfortable skirt for my growing belly was getting a little challenging, so I wanted to make something that could be comfortable, made out of recycled materials, and also budget-friendly! As you already know, I love upcycling and giving new life to old things, and also love sewing. So this project merges both my …

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