what makes me sew: laura

what makes me sew: laura

Why do I sew? ¬†Well, I can tell you all the obvious (and true) reasons (I’m guessing some of you can relate): an innate desire to create; an opportunity to carve out some time for myself in this world filled with the demands of little people; the feeling of satisfaction I get by engaging both […]

what makes me sew: tara

what makes me sew: tara

Ok, Tara from Girl Like The Sea back here one more time for the post season of KCW. Do you ever wonder sometimes why you’re even sewing things? Especially kids clothes. I mean, if you’re sewing clothes for kids it probably means you have kids, in which case you probably don’t really have TIME to […]

what makes me sew: brienne

what makes me sew: brienne

Hello, readers. Brienne Moody here, one last time this season to talk about the why. I spend as much time as I can making things. And even when I can’t, it consumes my thoughts. And kids things in particular. As I considered this post over the last few weeks, I couldn’t come up with exactly […]

our amazing sponsors

our amazing sponsors

We had an amazing season here at KCW thanks to you and to our wonderful sponsors! KCW could not keep going if not for our fantastic sponsors. We are lucky to partner with pattern and fabric shops that have the modern sewers in mind–you! I think you will find that the patterns and fabrics sold […]

kcw january 2014 trends: colors

kcw january 2014 trends: colors

Hi! Tara here again, popping over from Girl Like The Sea, to give a report on some color trends from this KCW. A few scans through the flickr pool and community photos brought things to the forefront for me, though are by no means the final word on what colors people are sewing with right […]

kcw january 2014 trends: patterns

kcw january 2014 trends: patterns

Hello, hello! Sanae here, back with some hardcore analysis of winter kcw 2014 (kidding, of course). Today, I’m featuring some popular patterns that popped up frequently in the project pool. There are some serious goodies. I spent some quality time going through all the images and I’m simply blown away. The variety, quality and squeal-worthy […]