A new dress, a look back and a look to the future

I can’t believe it’s already the end of September! Earlier this month, I got an email from Liesl of Oliver + S asking me if I would join in on the book tour of her newly released book, Building Block Dress. I figured it would be the perfect time to not only share a new […]

Why I Sew : Soumya

Hey guys!!! This post is coming to you about a week late… oops! I forgot about how bad my wifi would be last week/weekend and how busy back to school always winds up being. But, here is the last post for our summer season 🙂 -Julie Growing up in India I never knew anyone in […]

Why I Sew : Lindsy

My first sewing experiences date from when I was 18.  After I graduated from high school in 1996 in Belgium, I flew over to San Antonio in Texas to become an exchange student in Winston Churchill high for one year.  Because graduating over there had no extra value for me (when working in Belgium) I […]

Why I sew : Nicoletta

I don’t know if there is only one reason why I love so much sewing. In my personal experience, it was the influence of many factors. First of all, as many of you, in my family I had really talented knitters and seamstress: I grew up watching my mom having always a project in her […]

Why I Sew : Amy

Growing up I was lucky enough to live between two dressmakers. One made gowns and sometimes our halloween costumes, and another used to set me up with a jar of buttons and needle and thread. And my mom sewed… a lot. She made some of her clothes and lots of ours… and years of halloween […]

weekend wrap-up: kcw august 2016

I think you guys really blew it out of the water this weekend! I had a hard time choosing pictures for this wrap up since I missed a few days (mostly, the entire weekend). Not because I was ignoring…. Just because so many things happened relentlessly. Phew!!! Clockwise from top left 1/2/3/4 But seriously, seeing […]