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Motherhood Resources


Fertility, Pregnancy, and Childbirth

The Ministry of Midwifery

Midwifery Today – Pregnancy, Birth, Homebirth and Midwife Information



Baby Care



La Leche League International ~ breastfeeding education and support organization.



Baby’s First Foods: A Mother’s Guide to Whole Grains and Family Nourishment ~ a book from Joyous Home.

The Adoptive Breastfeeding Resource Website ~ adoptive breastfeeding information.


Special Topics

My Natural Motherhood Journey. Parenting Without The Artificial Stuff


Child Development, Health

ZERO TO THREE’s Web Site ~ child development
American Academy of Pediatrics



What Shall Baby Wear?

Take a look at what babies are wearing and have worn in the past!


Vintage baby clothing (vintage patterns and old pictures)

What-I-Found ~ vintage and out-of-print sewing patterns for infants and toddlers.

Vintage Fashion Library baby patterns ~ may or may not have any at any given time.


Heirloom sewing baby clothing (frequently heirloom baby clothing is in vintage styles)

Ginger Snaps Designs ~ lots of heirloom baby sewing patterns.

The Old-Fashioned Baby Sewing Room~ This is a link to the designer’s blog. More pictures on the website along with pattern details.


Historic, Retro-Style, Ethnic, Specialty, or Unusual Baby Clothing

Kannik’s Korner ~ historical infants and children’s clothing sewing patterns.

The Kings Daughter’s ~ Modest, somewhat old-fashioned, baby clothing.


Modern baby clothing

Chez Ami ~ Designer children’s clothing.

Etsy ~ Handmade baby clothing on Etsy (mostly modern but could be anything).

Kwik Sew Patterns ~ Sewing patterns for baby clothing and other stuff.

New Look Patterns ~ Sewing patterns for baby clothing and other stuff. This link includes all children’s patterns.

Simplicity Patterns ~ Sewing patterns for baby clothing and other stuff.



Making Things for Babies

Whether you’re making things for a hope chest or just learning how to make them.



Baby Sewing Patterns ~ maker and designer websites

B&B Blueprints

Children’s Corner

Collar’s, Etc.

Creations by Michie’

Creative Keepsakes

Ginger Snaps Designs

Kwik Sew Patterns

New Conceptions

New Look Patterns

Ottobre Design

Simplicity Patterns

The Children’s Corner

The King’s Daughters

The Old Fashioned Baby

Link suggestions welcome, although inclusion is not guaranteed.