These are so cute. Your little one will look adorable in these around the festive season. This tutorial and free pattern shows you how to make a baby elf hat and booties. It is quite an easy project and is perfect for beginners. Follow the link for the tutorial; http://www.peekaboopages.com/2011/11/elf-hat-booties-tutorial.html
If you would like to learn or brush up on other basic sewing techniques before you start this project go here; Sewing Techniques & Stitches to find the skill you would like to work on.
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