The most common complaints about machine embroidery on tee shirts and sweat shirts is that the embroidery is stiff and the embroidery doesn't drape like the rest of the garment. Everyone wants a soft pliable easy to wear tee shirt or sweat shirt, not a stiff shirt. Embroidering a finished garment is a bit more challenging than embroidering a piece of fabric and then transforming the fabric into a garment but it is not impossible.
I’ve made each of my kids their own bath towel hoodie when they’re born, starting with my son 6 years ago. I make them one with their name on it and one with a fun appliqued shape on the back. These towels are super easy to make, needing only limited sewing know-how.
Bev's "Itsa Puppet" (C) very simple and quick to make Tiny Teddy Bear (C) Now on it's own page! Great to donate to Children's Hospitals .
All babies need blankets!
The first thing to do is to have all of the stuff you will be needing in one place. That list is in the intro if you need to refer back to it. If you are just looking at the pattern and havent bought the fabric yet, here is how you can find out how much to buy.
I'm sharing this tutorial under one condition.
Use sherpa suede to create this comfortable and functional messenger bag. This easy-to-sew bag is great for daily errands. Materials:
Ever struggle to get your sleeping bag back into that tiny sack you bought it in? Get a little creative and sew up a much more convenient bag in colorful fabric to transport your sleeping bag and other essentials.
When Wyatt was born my MIL gave me a blanket and burp cloths that were similar to this. I loved them so much that I made a bunch more burp cloths the same way (I even found the exact same camo fabric that she had used!).
How to Make A Baby Receiving Blanket From your Sewing Guide