spring inspiration: colors

spring inspiration: colors

Today’s contributor is Brooke from Oliver’s Fancy. She is the mom to two little boys and sew’s some super awesome boy clothes for them!  During the winter KCW, Brooke knocked it out of the park with two amazing hoodies: one in this awesome triangle fabric and then another fantastic striped number. She’s definitely knows what […]

spring inspiration: fabric

spring inspiration: fabric

Our contributor for today is an Australian blogger,  Renee from Nearest the Pin. I only just discovered Renee and her blog last KCW.  She has a boy and a girl to sew for and also sews lovely clothes for herself. Renee took up sewing rather recently, but she has an eye for good fabrics!  That’s what […]

spring inspiration: patterns

spring inspiration: patterns

I’m so excited for you to meet this season’s contributors. We’ve got an extra awesome bunch this time. They are bursting with creative energy! They are going to get you so excited for KCW you won’t be able to sit on the couch–you’re going to have to get up and sew! Our first contributor is […]

announcing the dates for KCW!

announcing the dates for KCW!

You might already be in the know if you follow us on Facebook, but we’ve announced the dates for this season’s KCW! The spring KCW (or if you are in the southern hemisphere, fall) will be the week of April 7-13. Only a month away! Plenty of time to stare at fabric, pick out a pattern […]

what makes me sew: laura

what makes me sew: laura

Why do I sew?  Well, I can tell you all the obvious (and true) reasons (I’m guessing some of you can relate): an innate desire to create; an opportunity to carve out some time for myself in this world filled with the demands of little people; the feeling of satisfaction I get by engaging both […]

what makes me sew: tara

what makes me sew: tara

Ok, Tara from Girl Like The Sea back here one more time for the post season of KCW. Do you ever wonder sometimes why you’re even sewing things? Especially kids clothes. I mean, if you’re sewing clothes for kids it probably means you have kids, in which case you probably don’t really have TIME to […]