kcw and me: Melissa

kcw and me: Melissa

Hello fellow KCW’ers! It’s Melissa from a happy stitch and I’m honored to have been asked to reflect on what KCW means to me. It was, of course, a surprise to hear that Meg and Dorie are moving on and it’s been hard to avoid feeling a little sad at this kinda-sort-of-a send off. Big […]

kcw and me: Kristin

kcw and me: Kristin

Hello, Kristin from skirt as top here to reflect on what KCW, and Meg, have meant to me. First, a look to the past. I don’t think it’s overstating things to say that “elsie marley” Meg is a huge reason i became a sewing blogger at all. I had a little flickr page where i […]

kcw and me: Maartje

kcw and me: Maartje

Hey everyone, Maartje here from huisje boompje boefjes. I’m so glad to be back on the Kids Clothes Week blog and  to kick off this new spring season. A bittersweet season that is, saying goodbye to Meg and Dorie after all those years of organizing these great challenges. But the future is looking bright! Anyway, Meg […]

the future of kcw

the future of kcw

Welcome to the spring season of Kid’s Clothes Week! Dorie and I are excited to announce that we are handing over the reigns of KCW to Julie from Our Chez Nous. As of next season, Julie will be your new fearless KCW leader! We looked near and far for someone who would be up to the […]

why I sew: diana from miss castelinhos

why I sew: diana from miss castelinhos

Hello everyone! It’s Diana from Miss Castelinhos. Sadly (for me, I’m sure!), this is my last post for this season of Kid’s Clothes Week. I had a blast and hope you enjoyed reading! Thank you so much for being there! 🙂 Sara and Miranda already told us why they sew, and today it’s my turn. Why do I sew? […]

why i sew: lisa from mabey she made it

why i sew: lisa from mabey she made it

My first word was “pree pree” (pretty pretty). My grandma was a prolific seamstress, and almost every time we went to her house she had a new little dress sewn and hanging in the hall. It wasn’t long before I knew that those “pree prees” might be for me and my mom tells of me […]