kcw spring 2013: day two

kcw spring 2013: day two

beautiful fabric stack above by Ericka   1. Oliver + S floral sailboat shorts  2. Upcycled button down geranium dress  3. Quilted sweatshirt with elbow and shoulder patches  4. Nautical stripes and hot pink   The flickr pool is starting to fill up! Don’t fret if you haven’t finished anything yet–it is only day 2 after all. In […]

kcw spring 2013: day one

kcw spring 2013: day one

The first day of kid’s clothes week is here! I think Jenny’s picture up there pretty much sums it up: pattern tracing, pattern tracing, more pattern tracing. Prepping for the sewing always seems to take longer than the actual sewing! If you are new to KCW and a little unsure how it works, or if […]

guest post: cherie from you and mie

guest post: cherie from you and mie

This is the last day of the kcw kick off week. The sewing starts Monday! Cherie from You & Mie joins us today to share her favorite pattern, The Geranium Dress, by Made by Rae.  With the amount of Geranium dresses and tunics that pop up in my rss reader everyday, you would think it’s […]

guest post: emily from emmmy lizzzy

guest post: emily from emmmy lizzzy

Not too long ago, Dorie introduced me to Emily and her amazing sewing skills.  Emily’s blog is full of fantastic quilts (check out this one!) and you can usually find out what she’s up to on instagram.  When I asked Emily about her favorite pattern, I had no idea I would be in for such a […]

guest post: sanae from sanae ishida

guest post: sanae from sanae ishida

I’d like to introduce you to Sanae Ishdia, and her amazing (and eponymous) blog. Sanae may only have been blogging for a year, but she has already made mountains of beautiful clothes.  Every Monday she posts a new, handmade outfit for her daughter. And every Monday I am blown away by the beautiful garments: gorgeous fabrics, […]

guest post: an from straight grain

guest post: an from straight grain

Our second guest this week comes all the way from Belgium. An writes the blog, Straight Grain and she is quite an amazing sewer. The clothes she makes for her daughter are always so very pretty. For the past few months on her blog, she as been hosting the series, “Kids’ Clothes Belgian Style.” It […]