a little ball of pink | DIY baby leggings

What? You wanted to see more pictures of my girl on her birthday? OK. :D

Just in case you aren’t following me on Facebook & missed it, those little leggings are a super easy DIY project. Once Caroline started crawling, she got some nasty rug-burns from my less than stellar carpeting. I thought surely there had to be a good alternative to spending $14 on one pair of Baby Legs, since she was going through a couple pairs a day. I picked up a bunch of $2 socks at Target, cut off the feet and sewed them right up. I put the original elastic sock top up by her thigh, so the important end is the one that is factory made. These have been wonderful. Here is an iPhone snap of a few pairs I did. So easy! If you are not comfortable with a sewing machine, I would bet that iron on adhesive would be a decent no-sew alternative to fasten the bottom seam under. Plus, they come in the most festive patterns & I CANNOT WAIT to make holiday leggings!!!! (have I mentioned how much I love the holidays?!?) If the thought of doing it yourself really scares you, but you still want something inexpensive, try searching etsy. You will find a BUNCH there for very cheap.

They happen to look adorable with just a FuzziBunz diaper too, see!

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Hi! Hello! I am Shawna, the founder of Styleberry Blog. This creative corner of the internet has become a learning haven for moms and creatives, offering a warm and encouraging nudge to those who wish to be better and do better, but often don't know where to start. From Decorating to DIY to Diapers and Paleo-ish Dishes, I strive to make the complicated simple and empower women to take action beyond their personal comfort zone. I subscribe to the Shine Theory & so strongly believe that we shine when the women around us shine and mutual support—lifting up instead of tearing down--will always be the culture here. Are you in? I hope so! Beyond the computer, I run Styleberry Creative where I work with clients to create low fuss, high function spaces that are pretty and practical in San Antonio, Texas and beyond. I LOVE making a house a home. My own studs out renovation is now complete and I am now back to working with clients. Please don't hesitate to drop me a line if you'd like to work together! I hope you’ll join me on this fun new adventure! Xo.