why I sew: jessica from willow & stitch

why I sew: jessica from willow & stitch

Earlier this week I said (in an instagram post) that sewing means the world to me, and it’s true, it really is. Sewing may be my hobby but it’s also sew much more (excuse the pun!). Sewing brings balance to my world I haven’t always been interested in sewing. For me it’s a passion that […]

finding the time to sew during kcw

finding the time to sew during kcw

So, Kids Clothes week is almost upon us and I don’t know about you but I’m so exited to get started.  There are so many things I want to make that I feel like my head is going to burst with ideas. The aim of KCW is to sew for your kids for 1 hour […]

how to prepare for kcw

how to prepare for kcw

Today I’ve got some tips for you on how to get the most out of Kids Clothes Week. In order to make sure you can do as much sewing as is humanly possible during KCW (that is the aim right…?) you need to be thoroughly prepared.  Think of this like training for a marathon.  No, […]

DISGUISE: disguised details

DISGUISE: disguised details

Hi, Jess here from Willow & Stitch.  Today I’m hoping to give you some ideas on how you can use this season’s theme – ‘Disguise’ – while thinking outside the (costume) box. When I think of ‘Disguise’ the most obvious ideas that occur to me are costumes or dress ups, and while October is a […]