Well apparently it’s children’s wear week or at least it was, not that I was aware of it mind until today. All I can say is that it must have been in the ether or something as that’s exactly what I’ve been up to.
I haven’t made anything for the kids in years and why of all weeks would I suddenly decide I needed to make P.J.’s for the kids? Weird.
So off I go to Spotlight…big disappointment. Nothing in the flannelette was even remotely usable for my children’s age group and especially for my boy and it was soooo expensive I mean come on this is stuff you wear to bed!!! So after looking around for a bit I came across some cute plaid material that was lovely, thick and soft and 140cm wide for $4 a meter MINE!
I then decided to go home and see what I could find in my material box for Savannah.
I’m quite happy with the result and at least I can customise the fit so that they are the comfiest Jammies ever.
But as a note to self in future I am going to keep a look out for flannelette sheeting at the op shops that may be suitable for Jammies and probably nicer as well.