Add-on Armhole for Goober Pea Pod (or any other car seat poncho!)

Finished a car seat poncho, like maybe the zippered Goober Pea Pod, and want to add on some arm holes? Here’s an easy (and cute!) way to do it! STEP A Using a washable marker, draw two matching ovals approx 1 inch (2.5cm) wide for your armholes. You can make...

Gold River Overall Mash Up with BA Bottoms/Palauchos

Goober Pea Designs just released an add-on for the Gold River Adventure Dress (included free with the original pattern, or available separately soon) that allows you to mash the overall top (bibs/straps) with any kids pants pattern with a stretchy knit waistband!...

Starlight/Starbright dress (or tunic) hack!

Did you know that it is super easy to make a cute dress or tunic from the Starlight/Starbright sleep sack patterns? Check it out! Both the dress and tunic above were made from the Starlight crossover bodice and the Starbright A-line lower sack pattern piece –...

Introducing the reversible Campbell Jacket!

This pattern was my first drafted on the computer (versus drafting on paper and then scanning and tracing it digitally), and I was learning new software as I did it, so it represents hundreds of hours of work. But it was SO WORTH IT! It turned out amazingly well and...

Introducing the Goober Pea Pod!

As a mom of small kids in a cold climate, car seat safety is a big issue. The first time I saw a fleece poncho designed for the car seat, it was like a light bulb going off – what a great idea! A way to keep my child warm while buckling and unbuckling them, and...