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 […]

DISGUISE: disguised details

DISGUISE: disguised details

Hi, Jess here from Willow & Stitch.  Today I’m hoping to give you some ideas on how you can use this season’s theme – ‘Disguise’ – while thinking outside the (costume) box. When I think of ‘Disguise’ the most obvious ideas that occur to me are costumes or dress ups, and while October is a […]

DISGUISE: hiding in plain sight

DISGUISE: hiding in plain sight

This season of Kid’s Clothes Week is all about DISGUISE, and there is no one better at disguises than the chameleon. The chameleon camouflages himself to match his surrounding, becoming nearly invisible in the landscape. floral tank and pants by Glitter + Wit You too can be a master of disguise by taking inspiration from […]

DISGUISE: costumes to wear everyday

DISGUISE: costumes to wear everyday

Hi there, it’s Lindsay, posting today about making costume-inspired pieces for your kiddos that are practical enough for everyday wear. Now don’t get me wrong, I’ve totally been that mom at the grocery store who is pushing the kid in the Batman mask or completely obnoxious adorable princess ensemble. I’m all for agreeing to those wardrobe requests […]

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 […]

kcw oct 2015: color inspiration

kcw oct 2015: color inspiration

Hi all! This is Jess [from gracious threads] here, sharing with you today some colour inspiration for your fall Kid’s Clothes Week sewing! {And yes, that is the correct spelling for colour, north of the 49th parallel anyways!} Every season the Pantone Color Institute makes a prediction about which colours will be popular in the […]