Rachel Faucett

Rachel is a designer and vintage scout for all things children. She lives on a farm with her husband, their five children, and an ever-changing menagerie of animals.Her blog Hand­made Char­lotte is a daily design and DIY crafts blog that focuses on kids & fam­i­lies. The blog fea­tures a daily dose of DIY projects, party ideas, and design from around the world.

Do-It-Yourself Craft Projects for the Nursery

Nothing is more fulfilling than making things by hand for your baby’s nursery. But what to make? The answer to that question lies inside Heather Ross Prints, the latest crafts book by celebrated designer Heather Ross. It’s filled with highly original projects that will bring the handmade stamp of approval to your home. Here are a few of our favorites.

Rice Paper Lanterns

Handmade Wallet for Toy Cars

Every baby loves playing with wallets. We found this handmade lovely to house Baby’s toy cars — genius!
Handmade Car Wallet by Ann Kelle

Amazing Design For Baby and Mommy

Need some artwork for baby? See the incredible work of MiniMega. The lovely prints and stationary are on the top of my list!

Mini Mega Cat and Mouse Posters

DIY Fabric Chandelier for Baby's Nursery

Super easy DIY for Baby’s nursery. The tutorial walks you step by step through every scrap filled inch – check it out!

Fabric Chandelier by Lala Lovely

Handmade Letterpress Birth Announcements

Let the entire world share in the excitement of the new addition to your family with these wonderful handmade birth announcements. They will be a keepsake for generations to come.

handmade birth announcements
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