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Easter Style: Sew vs. Shop

Easter will be here before we know it.  Which means it’s time to think about suiting the family up to look good in all those pics.  Whether you want to make or buy your duds this year, you have lots of great options.

Today I have for you a round up I’m calling “sew vs. shop” with a little bit of something for everyone.  First up is this super sweet girl’s skirt at Aesthetic Nest vs. fun flowy layers at J.Crew.  Click through for the rest of goods.


Of course, mama needs a cute skirt too. So next we have this Betty-Draper-Eat-Your-Heart-Out number from Say Yes to Hoboken vs. fun and flirty at White House Black Market.

With the girls looking so cute, we can’t forget about the boys. When it comes to bow ties these days, the options are pretty much limitless – especially if you make your own. So here’s a tutorial from Living the Swell Life (via papernstitch) vs. handmade bow ties from Etsy seller Hunter Gatherer (via babble).

For pant options, I like the southern boy look with these linen flat front pants from MADE vs. gray slate seesuckers at J. Crew.

Last but not least are these hilarious adorable items for getting baby in on the Easter spirit.  There’s super simple via Notes from a Very Red Kitchen vs. super posh at Knitzy Blonde.



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{ 7 comments… read them below or add one }

feelincrafty April 13, 2011 at 4:53 pm

Ahhh. the dilemna. I went through this at Halloween with the kiddos Halloween costume! I went with sew. These are all beautiful pieces!


Anna April 13, 2011 at 10:52 pm

That is one cute baby in the bunny hat!


Exam Result 2011 April 14, 2011 at 8:03 am

Oh my god !! cute baby and beautiful dresses . really cool posting .


dana April 15, 2011 at 3:57 am

i love this post! How fun to see the two side by sides. thanks for including me :)


Lyann April 15, 2011 at 6:54 am

Thank you, I bought the girl’s skirt pattern today. Can’t wait to make it for my little monster;)


Steph at ModernParentsMessyKids.com April 15, 2011 at 7:00 am

Lyann, that’s great – I’d love to see Easter pics of the completed project!


mohsin April 15, 2011 at 9:50 am

i love this post!and How fun to see the two side by sides. thanks for including me


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