why I sew: Brooke

why I sew: Brooke

“Why would I make that when I can go to Target and buy it for $10?”                                  “That’s nice for you, but I don’t have time to sew.” “How do you find time to make all those things?”                                                             “That’s a lot of work. Not really worth it in my opinion.” Have […]

the first garment I ever made for my kids: Brooke

the first garment I ever made for my kids: Brooke

When Meg asked us if we wanted to write about this topic, I thought it sounded like fun but wasn’t quite sure that I would be able to find documentation of my first outfit…A quick facebook search later and voila- a picture labeled as “Oliver’s first mama-mades.” Whew! Thank goodness for Facebook over-sharing, right? 🙂  […]

KCW plans: Brooke

KCW plans: Brooke

Hi it’s me, Brooke, here to chat with you again. This time I’m going to talk with you about my personal plans for Spring 2014 KCW. Unlike our other two contributors this week, I don’t have any girls to sew for so my sewing will be solely focused on sewing for my boys. However, many […]

spring inspiration: colors

spring inspiration: colors

Today’s contributor is Brooke from Oliver’s Fancy. She is the mom to two little boys and sew’s some super awesome boy clothes for them!  During the winter KCW, Brooke knocked it out of the park with two amazing hoodies: one in this awesome triangle fabric and then another fantastic striped number. She’s definitely knows what […]