day two: kcw april 2015

day two: kcw april 2015

Sometimes when I look through the KCW project pool, I want to run to my studio and sew. Other times, I want to sink so deep into the couch that I disappear. I think, “Why didn’t I think of that? Why can’t I sew that fast? Why do my kids throw fits when I take the […]

day one: kcw april 2015

day one: kcw april 2015

It’s here! The first day of Kid’s Clothes Week. And it’s starting off with a big old bang. The project pool is filling up quick already! I think you guys might like the theme. I mean look at all these WILD THINGS:   1. deer sweater dress by Jenny 2. cat tee by Meritxell  3. bear […]

finch sewing studio + giveaway

finch sewing studio + giveaway

Today is the last day of giveaway week, but don’t be sad! There is still plenty of time to enter each and every giveaway. Then you can get down to business and starts sewing for KCW! Our last giveaway this season is from a gorgeous shop in Virginia called Finch Sewing Studio. Here is Nicole, […]

zonen 09 + giveaway

zonen 09 + giveaway

I promised you a post about boys’ patterns and here is it;) People tend to shy away from sewing boys’ clothes. It’s true that they can be a bit more involved than, say, an elastic waist skirt, but they are incredibly satisfying to sew. Girls have a reputation for being picky, but I think my […]

blaverry + giveaway

blaverry + giveaway

Today’s shop is a brand new company specializing in patterns for girl’s clothes, Blaverry (don’t worry I would never forget the boys–they are up tomorrow). Blaverry is run by one women, Susie. The funny name comes from a combination of her 3 children’s names: Blayne, Gavin, and Ferry. I am very excited to introduce you to Susie and her […]

made by rae + giveaway

made by rae + giveaway

If you sew clothes and haven’t heard of Made by Rae, well then you must live on the moon or under a rock (or under a moon rock)! But just in case… Made By Rae patterns are fun, easy to sew, and infinitely adaptable. They make sewing accessible to everyone who wants to make clothes […]