Back to School Clothing Checklist

School is right around the corner which means it’s time to think about back to school clothes! If you have a goal to sew all or part of your child’s school wardrobe it’s definitely time to get started 🙂

Here’s my checklist for the girls:


And here’s my list for boys:


Of course these lists will vary depending on where you live and your child’s preferences. My daughter doesn’t like pants so she really only needs one pair and 5 dresses instead of 1 or 2 🙂 If you live somewhere warm all year you can skip the winter gear and add in some shorts.

Use this list as a launching point for your own customized list. Then go through your child’s drawers and cross off everything you’ve already purchased and/or made. Then see what you have left and decide which pieces you’d like to make and which you need to add to your shopping list.

Keep in mind that this a sewing checklist and just for school but if you’re doing a whole wardrobe you’ll also need pajamas, dress clothes, socks and shoes.

Want to join our Back to School Sew Along?

1. Join the Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop Facebook Group and share your photos in the Sew Along Album
2. Follow Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop on Instagram and share your projects all week with the hash tag #pabbts
3.  Check back here on Saturday to see if you won some pattern shop credit! Prizes will be given for the following:

– Random draw from Facebook album
-Random draw from Instagram using the #pabbts hashtag
– Most likes on Facebook
-Most likes on Instagram

You can enter on both Facebook and Instagram. Feel free to enter multiple items if you get more than one thing sewn up this week 🙂

Need some pattern ideas?

 Head on over to Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop and let’s get sewing 🙂Sierra1

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