What better way to shower a baby with love than with a handmade gift? With the 40 beautiful and beautifully illustrated choices here, there's an heirloom-quality, parent-pleasing project for crafters at every skill level. Clothing, blankets, and other sewn articles feature modern, washable fabrics. Try an embellished cotton top, little booties, or oilcloth bib. Wrap winter newborns in fleece bunting. Stimulate baby's mind with smart toys, like soft blocks, and ease teething pains with a felt rattle. Plus - gift presentation ideas, personalized cards, interesting information on new baby traditions from around the world. The guide to choosing materials, sizing chart for babies up to a year old, and introduction to basic stitches make it all easy.