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 […]

meet the oct 2015 contributors

meet the oct 2015 contributors

It’s always exciting to meet the new contributors each season. This group is super talented and full of fantastic ideas for this season! 1. Jess from Willow & Stitch 2. Stacey from Boy, oh boy, oh boy crafts 3. Lindsay from Instagram  4. Jess from Gracious Threads Here they are in all their masked glory:) You […]

the fall 2015 season!

the fall 2015 season!

School is in. Hot weather is out. And a new season of KCW is here! Mark your calendars because the official challenge week this fall is October 19-25. Before then we will have inspiration galore on the blog. There will be gorgeous photos to get you excited to sew, beautiful fabrics you’ll discover you need, and patterns […]

kcw interview: Toya from Made by Toya

kcw interview: Toya from Made by Toya

Hi everyone! It is Maria from My cozy Co, sharing with you today an interview with Toya, the master creator behind the blog Made by Toya.  Toya is an artists/Illustrator. In her blog, she shares not only the amazing clothes she makes for her two daugthers and for herself, but also free tutorials and patterns. […]