why I Sew- Stacey of Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts

why I Sew- Stacey of Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts

Hi, Stacey here today to tell you about why I sew.  Honestly, this should really be titled, “Why Don’t I Sew” because I could probably ramble on for a book’s length about why I do sew.  1.  Zippered Dragon Vest        2.  Schoolboy Vest        3.  Angry Bird Backpack       […]

the aftermath

the aftermath

Let’s be honest.  No matter how organized one is for the start of Kids Clothes Week, we all know how things look and feel after the fact. If you’ve been sewing for a few seasons now, you probably have figured out how to prep your fabric and patterns beforehand to maximize your hour each day. […]

DISGUISE: Costumes For The Dress-up Bin

DISGUISE: Costumes For The Dress-up Bin

When Halloween rolls around, I  find I’m  in a constant argument with myself.  The creative part of me wants to go all out with the Halloween costumes, pull out all the stops.  If I let myself, I could spend hours adding sequence, or scales, or feathers.  There’s been years (way back when there was only […]

kcw oct 2015: pattern inspiration

kcw oct 2015: pattern inspiration

Hi, everyone!  Stacey of Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts here today to bring you some Fall sewing pattern inspiration.  I keep a running list on Pinterest of kid’s clothing patterns so that when I sit down to decide what my boys need to fortify their wardrobes, I have a ready list of patterns to […]