Feb
7

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To make your hat- trace a party hat from the store onto cute paper or fabric( or just use the party hat from the store), fold and glue, and then glue pom-poms on top and around the sides.
next…
To make your shirt- First cut out a circle. Then trace the circle on to the fabric and cut out.
Trace a 1 onto scrap fabric and then cut.
I thought the one needed a little more spice, so I threaded some blue through and then used Heat N Bond to bond it to my shirt.
Here is the end result… Pretty dang cute! It was so funny watching him dig into that cake. He absolutely loved it! I think all of the work I put into this party definitely paid off, and now I will have all these cute pictures forever! I love my chunky monkey!
click on over to see his cupcake tower,birthday banner, and picture display.
Jamielyn Nye is the owner and managing editor of I Heart Nap Time. She aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. Her unique projects have been featured on many popular websites, including: BHG, Martha Stewart, Fox, ABC, People, Parents and more. When she’s not creating . . . Jamielyn loves to chase her two little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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11 Responses to “First Birthday shirt and party hat”

  1. susan

    The hat and shirt are cute, but that chubby chocolate covered face is priceless! Love the last picture :)

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  2. Andrea @ TheTrainToCrazy.com

    I love it! Super cute. What a cute monkey :) Stop by and link up on Thursday to my new carnival Make it, Wear it!

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  3. Wendy

    Cute, cute, cute! Im working on my DDs first birthday, gotta make her a hat. Love the pompoms!

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  4. Maridith

    So cute!! Love all the matching stuff! Your son is adorable! Happy Birthday big guy!!

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  5. Tiff @ Making The World Cuter

    Very cute! The pompoms are my favorite touch! Thanks for sharing and for displaying my button!
    -Tiff

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  6. RACHEL JOHNSON

    Hi1 Thanks for the sweet comment on my blog! I am not blogging as much as I would like right now due to homeschooling but I appreciate the following and checing back when you are able :-)
    I am following you too!

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  7. Andy Porter

    Man, oh man that is just super super cute!! What a great idea! He's such a cute little guy too! Thanks for the idea!!

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