Saturday, January 16, 2010

Baby Figure Skates

With the Winter Olympics coming up, how else is a baby supposed to train to be a champion figure skater?  I'd seen incredibly cute knitted booties that looked like skates, but since my knitting skills are pretty basic I decided to come up with a sewing version.

Using fleece, I whipped up a quick design and presto:  Babies on ice!  Here a few action shots:
Getting ready to try them out (she's just a little nervous to get out there, as you can see)
And success!  Such smooth moves & natural grace, definitely ready to go for the gold.  I'm sharing these with some fun linking parties:
Just Something I Whipped Up Mondays
Making The World Cuter
Market Yourself Monday
Make Your Monday
Today's Creative Get Your Craft On
Show & Tell Blue Cricket Design 
Fireflies & Jellybeans Show Off Your Stuff
Treasures For Tots Thursday's Treasures
Somewhat Simple's Strut Your Stuff 
Poppies At Play's Creative Cats 

31 comments:

  1. Hi from a SITsa! Those little baby iceskates are unbelievably adorable! What a great idea. BTW the baby is adorable too :0)

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  2. Those are so adorable. You've got quite the talent, and she's well on her way to becoming an Olympic skater. ;)

    Thanks for stopping by today!

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  3. OMG those are the cutest things ever! Stopping in from SITS :)

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  4. Those are adorable! Visiting from SITS.

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  5. Oh how I am laughing. I love these, I wish I had a baby i could make some for. You did a great job, thanks for the inspiration.

    Cha Cha

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  6. Those are so adorable - and what an original idea!

    from SITS!

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  7. hee hee, those are adorable! Thanks for sharing with me!
    -Tiff

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  8. Stopping by from SITS. Those are adorable and completely amazing. The most I can do is make a blanket!

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  9. Oh my, these are so cute!! What a great idea for winter booties!!! Love them!!

    Mags

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  10. Those are SO CUTE!!

    Come share tomorrow at my Thursday's Treasures party!
    http://treasuresfortots.blogspot.com/

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  11. Very cute . I love it.
    im from SITS incase you were wondering. Nice to meet you.
    http://riaanordinarygirl.blogspot.com/
    and
    photosbyria.blogspot.com

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  12. these are A-DORABLE! so sweet! Love it! : )

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  13. They will be ready for the Olympics! Stopping by from SITS!

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  14. OH-MY-Goodness! Those are so fun. I am a former figure skater, so those def. made me chuckle. What a cute idea!

    Following from SITs:)

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  15. they're cute. Serena's growing so fast. I just found this on another sewing mum's blog and thought you might find it interesting
    http://www.seedpodcraft.com//blog/sweetpod/

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  16. Those are so cute!!! Lucky little girl!

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  17. Aww how sweet are those on that baby girl?! Cute.

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  18. I just wanted to let you know that I featured you here:

    http://firefliesandjellybeans.blogspot.com/2010/01/spotlight-sunday.html

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  19. Ah ha ha...that is so adorable!!! What a cutie pie!!

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  20. Thank you for sharing at Thursday's Treasures!

    Come share again this week!

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  21. Another cute idea! I wish I had time to look through them all. I've posted another link. I'd love if you would join my link party at childmade.com.

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