Perfect Summer Sew / Mini Ogden

Perfect Summer Sew / Mini Ogden

The Mini Ogden Cami is one of the cute mini versions of grownup patterns by True Bias. It’s a perfect pattern for kicking off the Summer season with some quick and satisfyingly pretty sewing. The pattern is available in sizes 2-10 as a PDF We headed to our local fabric shop to choose some beautiful […]

upcycled skort

upcycled skort

Sometimes you can find the perfect way to marry the need to make something totally fun and custom, while also filling practical needs for your kids. I’m always on the lookout for fun tee shirts that I can make into a unique item, and a skort is a pretty perfect way to use one if […]

whimsical spring sewing

whimsical spring sewing

When the world is suddenly bursting into bloom and the forest is waking up, it feels like the perfect time to supply our little imaginative people with some dress up items…. (stay to the end to witness a make believe forest tragedy) My oldest has always been a lover of woodland fairies, sprites, and all […]

what makes me sew: tara

what makes me sew: tara

Ok, Tara from Girl Like The Sea back here one more time for the post season of KCW. Do you ever wonder sometimes why you’re even sewing things? Especially kids clothes. I mean, if you’re sewing clothes for kids it probably means you have kids, in which case you probably don’t really have TIME to […]

kcw january 2014 trends: colors

kcw january 2014 trends: colors

Hi! Tara here again, popping over from Girl Like The Sea, to give a report on some color trends from this KCW. A few scans through the flickr pool and community photos brought things to the forefront for me, though are by no means the final word on what colors people are sewing with right […]