day five: kcw feb 2015

day five: kcw feb 2015

Welcome to day five of Kid’s Clothes Week! Every season you guys make clothes that knock my socks off and every season they get better and better. How is that even possible? 1. upycled half zip sweater by Maartje 2. piped tunic by Lisa 3. stripe and leather embellished t by Bethany 4. striped upcycled skirt […]

day four: kcw feb 2015

day four: kcw feb 2015

Welcome to day four of Kid’s Clothes Week! 1. copy cat leather shoulder sweatshirt by Amanda 2. tee with golden stencil by Marta 3. upcycled cowgirl romper by Carin 4. stripy dinosaur pajamas by Melissa  How is the week going for you? Success after success? Mistake after mistake? KCW is all about making mistakes and […]

day three: kcw feb 2015

day three: kcw feb 2015

Welcome to day three of Kid’s Clothes Week! The word of the day is stripes. Stripes are so much fun to mix and match, color block, and applique with sharks and jelly fish talking on telephones! 1. sweatshirt refashion by Jill 2. jelly jams by Holly 3. upcycled shark shirt by Carin 4. stripey upcycled tee […]

day two: kcw feb 2015

day two: kcw feb 2015

Welcome to day two of Kid’s Clothes Week! The project pool is starting to fill up with beautiful photos of your amazing handmade clothes. 1. nessy tops by Crystal 2. the coolest pjs by Joke 3. floral paneled sweaters by Monica 4. preschool upcycle by Carin  You guys have taken to the UPCYCLED theme like […]

day one: kcw feb 2015

day one: kcw feb 2015

Welcome to the winter season of Kid’s Clothes Week! Whether you are just realizing KCW started today or have been prepping and planning for weeks, all you need to do is sit down to sew one hour a day, each day this week. Or sit down and tape PDF patterns together; or sit down and cut out […]

figgys + giveaway

figgys + giveaway

The clothes that Shelly Figeuroa designs for her pattern company Figgy’s really stand out in this world of t-shirts and sweatpants. Figgy’s patterns are super chic, but are designed with real kids in mind. They are always simple and modern, but they have delightful details as well. They are constructed in interesting ways, but not impossible to sew. Most importantly […]