kcw summer 2013: day three

kcw summer 2013: day three

Day three is usually the day you start blowing me away. And this time it’s no different! I love that the summer clothes you are sewing have these great, simple shapes. Then the fabric you choose has such saturated colors that the clothes just pop! You guys are good.  1. more swing tops 2. bias […]

kcw summer 2013: day two

kcw summer 2013: day two

Day two and you guys are going strong. There are so many amazing things popping up in the project pool (on the kcw community website).  Speaking of the website, thank you for all your suggestions. Keep ’em comin’! To answer a few questions: When you add images to your project, the last picture you upload […]

kcw summer 2013: day one

kcw summer 2013: day one

Summer KCW is here! We are a smaller group this summer–see everyone who is participating here–but there are beautiful things being made nonetheless. I mean just look at that adorable polka dot geranium dress! 1.  puffy peter pan and polka dotted geranium dress  2. paris skirt  3. indigo linen jump rope dress  4. pink pants

summer staples: hats

summer staples: hats

Today is the last day of our Summer Staples Series. I hope these posts got you excited to sew for kcw! To top all these great summer clothes off we have…hats! Totally necessary and quick to sew, a hat is a perfect kcw project. Holly from Hamster and the Bee is here to show us […]

summer staples: dresses

summer staples: dresses

I know we’re excluding the boys with this one, but what would summer be without little girls in cute summer dresses?! When the temperature climbs to 95 degrees (35C), there is no other option but to wear a dress. And they are so much fun to sew! Suz from SewPony makes beautiful and playful dresses […]

summer staples: tee shirts

summer staples: tee shirts

Only 5 more days left until the first summer kcw! Are you shopping for fabric? Digging out patterns? Making lists? I’m pretty sure a tee shirt or two has made it onto that list. There is nothing my kids love more than a comfy tee shirt. Tara from girl like the sea is here today […]