Month: September 2013

What do you get a one year old?

What do you get a one year old? I was faced with this question a little while ago, and as this was quite a special little man I wanted to get him something quite unique.
I spent ages trawling through the Internet trying to find the perfect gift, but, admittedly, I left it a little bit too late to order anything truly bespoke. So I rolled my sleeves up and did something myself!

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I cut out some big, tall triangles….

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Then made a stencil out of some cardboard…

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Added some very funky colours…

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Checked they all fit together…
Then added a few sticks and a little whizz on the sewing machine and….
Ta da!!!!
My very first tipi!!

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Unfortunately I’m a little bit too big for it, but it fits the one year old just fine.
C.x

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