Thursday, February 17, 2011

Travel Bib Version 1

Today, in my neck of the woods it's 62 degrees & beau-tee-ful!  We were able to play in the yard & I even cleaned out my car (much, much over due!).  All of this has put me in a good mood!  Let me share a couple travel bibs I've created. 
Now that my baby is on solids it seems like every time we are going to be away from home during meal time I am packing a little travel bag like this :

There's a bib, washcloth, spoon, & usually a container of babyfood.

Well, I feel so wasteful throwing those bags away and thought I'm sure I can make something that would hold all of this & that can be washed & reused!
So, here is what I've come up with so far.
Version 1- Fold n Go Bib:

I had seen this idea somewhere but am not totally in love with how loose the snap closure is.  I am thinking about revising it & doing something with velcro. Overall I think it turned out great, though.

There are pockets on the back of the bib that hold a spoon/ fork, wet wipes, the middle pocket can even hold a container of baby food.


Version 2  here.

Would you like to make one of these?  Here is my tutorial. Would you like me to make one for you?  Email me at bisforboy(at)yahoo(dot)com.


  

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20 comments:

  1. Erica, this is fabulous--seriously cool! Will you do a pattern/tutorial?

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  2. AWESOME!!! Same question as Erin - pattern and tutorial? Please? ;) I would love to make some for my little nephew.

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  3. Erica you clever girl! I love finding out ideas for baby gifts. I have a tutorial on making burp cloth under 25 minutes on my blog today http://puddlejumpercreations.blogspot.com.
    Your idea of the travel assortment is another very clever idea.

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  4. This is amazing, you have to mass produce this and sell them. Really great!! Thanks for stopping by my blog, I have a little guy too so looking fwd to following and getting to know you better in blog land!

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  5. OK- brilliant! Seriously...
    Rochelle @ http://homesweethomebodies.blogspot.com

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  6. Fabulous idea!! Patent this idea fast!! This would be great gifts too.

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  7. Wow, I really love this! Please share how you made it. ;)
    Thanks for sharing,
    Desi

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  8. That is a fabulous idea! Awesome job. Thanks for linking up to my Catch a Glimpse party!

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  9. Awesome! Love this idea, very handy for mums. Looking forward to the tutorial!

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  10. That's awesome! You did a fabulous job!!

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  11. Fantastic idea, Erica. I LOVE that polka dot fabric. And I love how compact it is and how much it holds.

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  12. I Love this! found you on Just something I whipped up!! New follower!! I think this would be a perfect shower/baby gift.

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  13. What a smart idea. I love that is holds stuff. Multi-functional. Cute fabric too. Saw you on Today's Creative.

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  14. That is such an awesome ideas. I know some moms who would love this! Perhaps I will see if I can make something similar. Very great idea. Thanks!

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  15. I'm featuring this on Thursday for my Show & Share party. Please stop by and grab a featured button! ;)

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  16. This. is. BRILLIANT!!! Too bad I'm past the bib stage. This is right up my alley! Great, great idea : )
    craft-interrupted.blogspot.com

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  17. I LOVE this one & I wanna win :P
    My little man just turned 6 months & your pic is exactly the same baggie we pack for outings, so it made me smile to see yours! :) This package is such a great idea.
    I will use it for my little one - his name is Leland. and I LOVE LOVE LOVE that you have stuff for boys!
    email: amanda4875 at yahoo.com

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