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Today I get to be part of Muse of the Morning‘s Pattern Tour! I chose to make the Billy Bright Eyes Snappy Tee pattern because it’s a great versatile and basic pattern, but it has a great snap shoulder detail. I made each one unique for each kid. On Henry’s I did some diagonal piecing on the front and the back using two different striped knit fabric and alternated the fabric on the sleeves. On Claire’s I added a scalloped hot pink band around the neckline and paired it with some striped knit fabric.

Billy Bright Eyes Snappy Tee Review

One of my favorite things about this pattern is that it goes down to 3 mos! Most kid’s patterns don’t go below 12 mos which is really disappointing! It was so fun to use such a basic pattern for both a toddler and a baby! (Did you know I used this pattern for Henry when he was about a year old? The sizes have since been extended!) 
I used the 3 mos size for Claire which is a perfect fit; she’s going to grow out of it too quickly! 
I used the 2T size for Henry which is a perfect fit for him too. I also love that this pattern runs skinny, so it fits Henry well without alterations!

Billy Bright Eyes Snappy Tee Review

Claire was pretty easy to get pictures of because she can’t move much. I struggled with Henry, but this is the best I got showing the diagonal color-blocking. It looks really cool! 

Billy Bright Eyes Snappy Tee Review
I had both kids corralled in the crib, and Henry got bored quickly so I told him to read a book to Claire. I was able to capture most of it on video!
There is a great giveaway open on her blog so don’t forget to enter! Also, use the coupon BLOGTOUR30 to get 30% off of all patterns sold through Muse of the Morning’s shop which can be used May 1 – May 17. 
Billy Bright Eyes Snappy Tee Review


Author: Heather