Welcome to the 2013 Gussy Sews Mama+Baby Gift Guide

…your source for handmade shopping for all things Mama+Baby. Below you’ll find a variety of gift giving ideas, from newborn necessities to pampering new mamas. All shops are listed alphabetically, please contact them directly with any unique questions you have.

NEW THIS YEAR >> download a copy of our 2013 Mama+Baby Gift Guide by clicking here.

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BbB200-001BABY BE BLESSED – a doll ministry where each handmade doll has the Word of God printed on a patch sewn to their belly. Handmade in New Knoxville, OH

Tina’s favorite things: Sabrina the Ballerina, Charles and Personalized Scripture Lamb

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $61 USD

To shop visit www.babybeblesseddolls.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

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BABY JIVES – a shop that creates handmade, one-of-a-kind mobiles and art that inspire wonder and imagination even after the nursery has gone. Handmade in Philadelphia, PA

Jahje’s favorite things: Night Sky Mobile, Butterfly Mobile and the 5 Bird Mobile

♥ Gifts range from $27 to $178 USD

To shop visit www.babyjives.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

BACK40LIFE – a family run shop of vinyl wall decals, carved signs, growth charts, cut-out wood monograms and more. Handmade in Travelers Rest, SC and Indianapolis, IN

Jodi’s favorite things: 5×7 Picture Frame, Vines Wooden Monogram, and Wide Ruler Growth Chart

♥ Gifts range from $5 to $200 USD

To shop visit www.back40life.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

BEKAH’S BOUTIQUE – handmade heating pads can provide some R&R and help soothe aching muscles for new moms. Handmade in Republic, MO

Bekah’s favorite things: Microwaveable Heating Pad, Duo Neck Warmer & Eye Pillow and Duo Neck Warmer & Eye Pillow

♥ Gifts range from $8 to $35 USD

To shop visit www.bekahboutique.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

BLABLA – a popular children’s line of soft, whimsical knitted playthings and clothing, founded on the belief that children are driven by their senses + imagination. Based in Atlanta, GA

Susan’s favorite things: Claire the Cow, Pink Flower Hat and Berry Lee Boogaloo

♥ Gifts range from $20 to $400 USD

To shop visit www.blablakids.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

BOBALOO! – a darling line of modern handmade goodies for babies and kiddos with a focus on quality, practicality, and great design. Made in Indianapolis, IN

Samantha’s favorite things: Constellations Necktie Bib and Burp Cloth, Sprout Teether and Travel Placemat in Ice Cream

♥ Gifts range from $12 to $58 USD

To shop visit www.bobalookids.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

200x200BUTTONWOOD COTTAGE – a shop of hand crocheted accessories, including our adorable “My Little Monster” series of hats and booties, the ever popular Hoot Hats, and more! Handmade in Burlington, NJ

Kasey’s favorite things: Hoot Hats, The Vernon Hat and Penguin Crochet Appliques

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $50 USD

To shop, visit www.buttonwoodcottage.storenvy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

celebrate_pretty_GS_ADCELEBRATE PRETTY - a whimsical little shop specializing in personalized gifts, accessories, and keepsakes — handmade for life’s sweetest celebrations. Handmade in Long Beach, CA

Nicala’s favorite things: Rainbow Punch Bunting Banner, Modern Owl Blankie and Canvas Initial Tote

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $60 USD

To shop visit www.celebratepretty.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Pinterest

 

 

ad gussy sewsCHAMELEON GIRLS - Chameleon Girls’ dresses are for “everyday” wear. Going to the park, school, market or napping, your little Princess will be the Belle of the Ball. Handmade in Baton Rouge, LA

Suzette’s favorite things: Snowy Dress, Minnie Mouse and Jessie Dress

♥ Gifts range from $44 to $50 USD

To shop visit www.chameleongirls.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

gussy sews ad 200x200CLEAN MAMA PRINTABLES – the home of the ORIGINAL printable homekeeping kit concept, including The Busy Mama Kit, The Cleaning Kit and more! Designed in the USA

Becky’s favorite things: Baby Brain Kit, Busy Mama Kit and The Clean House Kit

♥ Gifts range from $3 to $65 USD

To shop visit www.CleanMamaPrintables.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

CURTSAY DESIGNS – your go-to shop for crochet patterns and accessories, each item is geared towards making babies look cute and helping moms look their best! Handmade in Apex, NC

Lindsay’s favorite things: Embroidered Hedgehog Baby Onesie, Peanuts the Elephant Crochet Hat Pattern and Peter Pan Collar Crochet Pattern

♥ Gifts range from $4 to $45 USD

To shop visit www.curtsay.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

DEBORAH & CO. – feminine and lovely clothing for women, maternity and girls! Custom sewn skirts and nursing covers for all seasons of life and ages! Handmade in Independence, MO

Caroline’s favorite things: Calf Length Ruffle Maternity Skirt, Ruched Skirt and Girls Ruffled Skirt

♥ Gifts range from $14 to $66 USD

To shop visit www.deborahandco.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

ELK DRESSES – soft, comfy dresses, skirts and leggings for babies and big girls. Dress them up, dress them down, play in them, go out in them! Handmade in Queen Creek, AZ

Marjory’s favorite things: Girls Dress Giraffe on Light Blue, Girls Dress Coral Pink & Rainbow Roses and Girls Dress Grey, Red & White

♥ Gifts range from $15 to $42 USD

To shop visit www.elkdresses.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

ELLE DEE DESIGNS – a handmade boutique that is packed full of a fun mix of colorful, vintage, modern + classic items for those sweet little people in your life. Handmade in Austin, TX

Lani’s favorite things: Growth Chart, High-top Sneaker Bootie and Infant Dino Hoodie

♥ Gifts range from $8 to $50 USD

To shop visit www.elledeedesign.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

ELLE JAY – a sweet shop that researches your baby’s name, finds a verse or blessing that corresponds with the name, and wraps it all into a cute design to match your nursery! Handmade in Sioux Center, IA

Liza’s favorite things: Custom Print Pennant, Custom Print Elephant and Custom Print Ribbon

♥ Gifts range from $12 to $50 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/byellejay // Connect: Facebook + Pinterest

 

ctUmbaPrint_aERGOBABY – born out of the desire for mobility and comfort for both parent and baby. It gives parents the freedom to enjoy life’s big and small adventures while strengthening the bond between parent and baby.

Ergobaby’s favorite things: Bundle of Joy in Organic Dark Chocolate, Bundle of Joy in Organic Navy and Christy Turlington Designer Series

♥ Gifts range from $25 to $145 USD

To shop visit www.ergobaby.com//Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

200x200HEMMED IN – A handmade boutique specializing in modern & feminine clothing & accessories for Little Ladies, with a few goodies for Mama, too! Handmade in Denver, CO

Wendy’s favorite things: The Mini Maxi, The Toddler Tote and The Full Skirt Apron

♥ Gifts range from $8 to $40 USD

To shop visit www.hemmedin.com // Connect: Facebook

 

 

Gussy_Heinrichs_MomandBaby_AdJANE HEINRICHS – a collection of charming whimsical illustrations and fine art prints by children’s book illustrator Jane Heinrichs. Handmade in Cape Town, South Africa

Jane’s favorite things: Elephants Can Fly Nursery Art Print, Lighting the Sky Nursery Art Print and Porcupine Can Read Nursery Art Print

♥ Gifts range from $20 to $50 USD

To shop visit www.janeheinrichs.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

KAI RAI – a handmade, homegrown company that focuses on simple, crisp pieces crafted just for babies, toddlers, and big kids. Handmade in Lancaster, CA

Sandrea’s favorite things: Tie Onesie, Pumpkin Orange Swaddle Blanket and Reversible Corduroy/Gingham Hat

♥ Gifts range from $9 to $60 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/kairaikids // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

KNOT FORGOTTEN - 200x200 ADKNOT FORGOTTEN – custom canvas and metal signs are a great way to remember life’s big moments and embellish a home. Handmade in Plano, TX

Kim’s favorite things: Baby Name Alphabet Canvas Wall Art, Proverbs 31:28 Canvas Wall Art and Birth Announcement Canvas Wall Art

♥ Gifts range from $50 to $250USD

To shop visit www.knotforgottenonline.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook

 

 

LISA LEONARD DESIGNS – handmade jewelry + gifts, from fine pewter cake toppers to hand-wrought 14k gold necklaces — each piece is made with love in our workshop. Handmade in San Luis Obisbo, CA

Lisa’s favorite things: Gold Word of the Year Necklace, Gold Full Circle Earrings and Silver Connected Bracelet

♥ Gifts range from $16 to $95 USD

To shop visit www.lisaleonardonline.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

LITTLE ALOUETTE – a reinvented way of thinking of natural toys by creating the first modern and fun shapes that the country had seen in a long time. Handmade in Columbus, OH

Amy’s favorite things: Owl Wooden Teether, Camera Teether and Dove Teether

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $100 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/littlealouette // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

LITTLE HIP SQUEAKS – a shop featuring exclusive prints that are hip and modern organic baby bedding, baby clothing and accessories. Handmade in Brooklyn, NY

Amy’s favorite things: Geometric Triangles Baby Blanket, Organic Baby Girl Headband and Personalized Bicycle Print Baby Blanket

♥ Gifts range from $18 to $80 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/littlehipsqueaks // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

MATTIE MAE DESIGNS – onesies, bibs, pillows, pennant banners, stuffed lovies… unique and one-of-a-kind pieces for all the special moments in your life. Handmade in Murfreesburo, TN

Lena’s favorite things: Bear with a Banjo Shirt, Fox Flowers Overalls and Owl Birthday Shirt

♥ Gifts range from $12 to $30 USD

To shop visit www.mattiemaedesigns.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

MISSY DEAR DESIGNS – specializing in wool and fabric hair accessories they have something you’re sure to love. Handmade in Canton, MA

Missy’s favorite things: New Born Wool Felt Bow & Hair Tie Set, Layered Daisy Wool Felt Flower Headband and Pick Your Color Triple Rose Cluster

♥ Gifts range from $5 to $30 USD

To shop visit www.missydear.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

MOMMY MOXIE – a one-stop shop for stylish moms and babies: designer maternity delivery gowns to nursery bedding and decor — you decide on the details. Handmade in Fort Worth, TX

Nicole’s favorite things: Maternity Delivery Gown, Crib Sheet, Changing Table Pad Cover

♥ Gifts range from $7 to $325 USD

To shop visit www.mommymoxie.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

MY LITTLE BUFFALO – affordable and adorable art prints, cards, announcements and design services for big kids and little ones alike. Handmade in Holland, MI

Lisa’s favorite things: Custom Family Portrait Illustration, Be Kind to Yourself Art Print and Custom Printable Birth Announcement

♥ Gifts range from $2.50 to $65 USD

To connect visit www.etsy.com/shop/mylittlebuffalo // Connect: Facebook + Twitter

 

 

logo watermarkMY LITTLE HEART – crocheted and custom accessories and clothing made of natural fibers for infants, children and adults. Handmade in Southern California and Virginia

Celinka’s favorite things: Elegance Headband with Rosettes, Arrr Matey Pirate Eye Patch and Devon Visor Hat

♥ Gifts range from $6 to $40 USD

To shop visit www.mylittleheartshop.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Pinterest

 

 

GussySews200vintageORIGAMI OWL JEWELRY – a beautiful shop where customers can create a beautiful, one of kind piece of jewelry that will fits their budget. Made in Chandler, AZ

Heather’s favorite things: Large Rose Gold Locket with Crystals, Believe Inspiration Tag and Pink Puffy Heart Love Charm

♥ Gifts range from $40 to $85 USD

To shop visit heatheryoung.origamiowl.com // Connect: Facebook

 

 

PJD SIDEBAR AD 2013PAMELA JOYCE DESIGNS – if you love the idea of handmade, custom made items then come explore our shop for something special and always Made With Love. Handmade in Cataula, GA

Pamela’s favorite things: You Are My Sunshine Wood Sign, Rustic Burlap Feed Sack Pillow and Rustic All You Need is Love Wood Sign

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $1200 USD

To shop visit www.pamelajoycedesigns.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

PILLOW FACTORY - a shop that offers pillows that combine the simplicity and beauty of linen with the richness and warmth of felt. Handmade in Fullerton, CA

Gloria’s favorite things: Modern ABC Pillow, Love Pillow Cover and Vintage Fabric Quilt

♥ Gifts range from $22 to $150 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/PillowFactory // Connect: Facebook

 

 

ad 200x200POCKET BABY – modern, personalized gifts from Burp Cloths to Bibs to Onesies. Give each item a personal touch by picking from a variety of fabrics – go ahead – get creative! Handmade in Frisco, TX

Lindsey’s favorite things: Baby Gift Set, Little Man Outfit and Personalized Bibs

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $50 USD

To shop visit www.Pocketbaby.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

proofbutton2POCKET FULL OF LOVELIES - inspired by beautiful photography, Pocket Full of Lovelies outfits your littles for creative photo’s or for fun everyday wear. From Kansas City, KS

Elizabeth’s favorite things: Floral Headband + Pink Ruffle Wrap, Coral Stripe Headband + Coral Wrap and Teal Polka Dot Neck Tie + Blue Wrap

♥ Gifts range from $10 to $60 USD

To shop visit www.pocketfulloflovelies.storenvy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

gussy_ad_200x200.4-01PRETTY PALETTE – a shop that specializes in making custom art for nurseries and children’s rooms! All artwork is hand painted and can be personalized to match any decor. Handmade in Portland, OR

Lindsay’s favorite things: Custom Hand Painted Name Sign, I Love You a Ton Hand Painted Wall Art and Custom Hand Painted Name Sign

♥ Gifts range from $22 to $80 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/theprettypalette // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

RADIANT COSMETICS – a makeup company whose vision is to end human trafficking, donating 20% of profits to our partner anti-trafficking organization. Based in New York, NY

Nicole’s favorite things: Matte Lipstick in Madrid, Gel Eyeliner in Tanzanite and Eye Shadow in Penny Lane

♥ Gifts range from $12 to $28 USD

To shop visit www.radiantcosmetics.org // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

SHAGGY BAGGY – Shaggy Baggy Buckets are perfect for storage in any room, including our new line of kids prints, perfect for nursery and play room. Handmade in Minnesota

Sharon’s favorite things: Shaggy Baggy Bucket – Large, Coffee Tote and Kids Mini Bucket

♥ Gifts range from $14 to $65 USD

To shop visit www.shaggybaggy.etsy.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

SHE DOES JUSTICE – a handmade shop filled with products created to fit your lifestyle; a portion of each purchase goes to help support an organization. Handmade in Minneapolis, MN

Megan’s favorite things: Tear-drop Flower Headband, B&W Chainlink Headband and Blue&Gray Striped Infinity Scarf

♥ Gifts range from $1 to $24 USD

To shop visit www.shedoesjusticeshop.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter

 

 

SILLY MAMA QUILTS – a shop full of fresh and fun handmade projects ranging from mug rugs and snack mats to table runners and baby quilts. Handmade in Willmar, MN

Brooke’s favorite things: Watermelon Picnic Quilt, Lucy’s Crab Shack Quilt and Pastel Remix Table Runner

♥ Gifts range from $3.50 to $250 USD

To shop visit www.sillymamaquilts.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter

 

 

SPICY PINECONE – a shop dedicated to bringing you handmade baby items that infuse a dash of color into your baby’s wardrobe. Handmade in Phenix City, AL

Sarah’s favorite things: Rainbow Chevron Burp Cloth Set, Gauze Swaddle Blankets and Rainbow of Baby Hats

♥ Gifts range from $8 to $50 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/spicypinecone // Connect: Facebook

 

 

Summer Birds ad 2SUMMER BIRDS - handmade baby blankets, quilts, musical door pillows, burp cloths and more. Created to be used + loved for a long time. Handmade in East Stroudsburg, PA

Melissa’s favorite things: Small Quilt, Flannel Baby Blanket and Musical Door Pillow

♥ Gifts range from $7 to $70 USD

To shop visit www.summerbirds.etsy.com

 

 

-2SWEET SEAT – handcrafted booster seats for children, expertly combining style + function in one product you’ll want to keep around until your grandchildren come over! Handmade in Boerne, TX

Tracy’s favorite things: Aqua + Cherry Red Dots Sweet n Clean Seat, Pink/Orange/Grey Mini and Sweet Seat Citron

♥ Gifts range from $16 to $84 USD

To shop visit www.sweet-seat.com // Connect: Facebook

 

umisling200x200 UMI SLING – a modern and customizable ring sling and when you purchase an Umi Sling, one is also given to a mother in need in rural Papua New Guinea. Made in Portland, OR

Megan’s favorite things: Handstamped Cotton Linen Sling, Handwoven Guatemalan Cotton Sling and Organic Cotton with Chevron Accent

♥ Gifts range from $40 to $60 USD

To shop visit www.umisling.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 

200x200 Gussy AdWEE AND ME – an adorable shop for babies and mamas! Featuring modern lovey blankets, pacifier clips and zipper pouches. Handmade in Springfield, MO

Kristin’s favorite things: Pink & Aqua Chevron Personalized Blanket, Mustache Pacifier Clip and Yellow & Grey Chevron Lovie Blanket

♥ Gifts range from $9 to $24 USD

To shop visit www.etsy.com/shop/weeandmestyle // Connect: Facebook + Pinterest

 

 

wittlebee200WITTLEBEE – Simply put, Wittlebee is convenient and fun — a service that ships you a monthly box of kids clothes based off of your child’s size, gender and age. Based in Los Angeles, CA

Wittlebee’s favorite things: Monthly Box, Weekly Featured Product for Boys and Weekly Featured Product for Girls

♥ Gifts are $39.99/month USD

To shop visit www.wittlebee.com // Connect: Facebook + Twitter + Pinterest

 

 NEW THIS YEAR >> download a copy of our 2013 Mama+Baby Gift Guide by clicking here.

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