KID ART: inspiration from art

KID ART: inspiration from art

Hi KCW sewers and blog readers. Shelley (aka Lightning McStitch) from Bartacks and Singletrack here to talk a bit about art as inspiration for making kid’s clothes. This is exciting for me as there’s nothing I like better than taking an idea, possibly unrecognisable to anyone else, and then getting completely carried away with it. Often you’ll […]

KID ART: art-like fabric

KID ART: art-like fabric

Hi there ! Sophie here all the way from sunny France! I am so honored to be a contributor for this summer KCW and I hope to help you get ready for this season’s KCW. When I heard about this seasons’ s theme: KID ART, I immediatly thought of how it would apply to fabrics and […]

inspiration : summer trends

inspiration : summer trends

Hey guys! I’m Julie from Our Chez Nous, and I’m here today to talk to you guys about, you guessed it, trends! I love trends, for me, they’re not something to go off specifically and follow, but more something to be inspired by and create from. They can give you that kick in the butt […]

inspiration: summer colors

inspiration: summer colors

Hi, Kristi here, from SweetKM. Let’s kick off this season of Kid’s Clothes Week with a little chat about color. I make no secret of my love of color (on trend, or otherwise). Kid’s clothes only last a season or two, which frees sewists and designers to really embrace fun color trends. You may not […]

pattern adding for all

pattern adding for all

Hello makers of beautiful kids clothes! Are you prepared to feel enabled? We are opening up the ability to add patterns on the KCW community site to everyone in the community! There are just too many good patterns for a small group of editors to get them all in, and we think that linking patterns […]

JULY 2014: contributors

JULY 2014: contributors

I’m am so happy to announce the amazing new group of contributors we have this season. No, they are not little dancing ice cream cones, but talented women who love to sew.  1. Sophie 2. Shelley 3. Kristi 4. Julie So many of you applied to be contributors for this season, it was especially hard […]