bumble bib.1Spring seems to bring birth announcements and shower invitations. There is no better excuse to get you sewing, baby sewing is quick and uses small quantities of fabric. Using a store bought pattern and changing our buttons for foil this sweet bumble bib will be ready for your next baby shower.

Project Supplies:

DECO FOIL™ Hot Melt Adhesive

DECO FOIL™ Transfer Sheets • Pink Melon

DECO FOIL™ Transfer Sheets • Black

HeatnBond® Fleece Fusible High Loft, 3/8 yard

1 inch circle punch

1/4 inch circle punch

Pattern (Used Simplicity 2468)

Supplies and materials as indicated by pattern, I replaced the button eyes and cheek appliques with DecoFoil

Basic sewing tools: Sewing Machine, Iron, Marking tools, Pins


Project Instructions:

  1. Cut pattern pieces as directed.
  2. bumble bib, fuse fleece
  3. Stitch together top and bottom of front bib. Fuse HeatnBond® Fleece Fusible High Loft to wrong side of bib front. bumble bib, cheecks and trim
  4. Punch two 1 inch circles from DECO FOIL™ Hot Melt Adhesive with paper punch. Place DECO FOIL™ Hot Melt Adhesive, paper side up, on bib front and iron in place. Place Ric Rac trim and sew in place.
  5. Peel paper backing from DECO FOIL™ Hot Melt Adhesive and apply DECO FOIL™ Transfer Sheets • Pink Melon as directed on packaging.
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  7. Hand stitch smile with a back stitch. (Used Wonderfil, #8 perle cotton. Razzle, black).
  8. Finish pattern as directed by manufacturer. Apply eyes in same manner as cheeks in step 3, these can be added during step 3 if desired.

These are so quick you may want to stitch a whole hive of them in preparation for all the impending baby showers.

happy sewing Jennifer Davey of bestillmycraftingheart.blogspot.com

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