HOW TO make clothes that layer well

HOW TO make clothes that layer well

Making clothes that layer well is a practice that is near and dear to me. I love me a good garment made with a delicate voile and finished beautifully with hand stitching. I ogle French and Japanese patterns and I’m intrigued by their subtle details and runway shapes. But practicality is an important factor for […]

kcw plans: sanae

kcw plans: sanae

Hello! Sanae again, and today I’m here to talk about my winter sewing plans for KCW and the timing is perfect. I’ve been doing a lot of planning in general these last few days, and though I don’t always follow my plans, assembling ideas is one of my favorite things to do. Last week I […]

kcw plans: brienne

kcw plans: brienne

Hi again, Brienne here. How are you faring in this frigid cold? Are your holiday decorations stored? Have you swept up all of the pine needles and eased your children’s post-holiday illnesses? Well now that your home is in perfect, harmonious order; now that your sewing room has been professionally cleaned, the thread has been […]

kcw plans: laura

kcw plans: laura

Hi there KCW readers and happy new year!  I’m Laura from Behind the Hedgerow and I’m here to share with you some of my plans for this season’s KCW. I usually make my plans while sitting in my little corner of Belgium and share them only with my cat and dog…or I would if I […]

winter inspiration: colors

winter inspiration: colors

Happy New Year, KCW readers! I hope you’ve had an auspicious beginning already and are getting geared up for the first ever KCW Winter! I’m Sanae, and I blather on about sewing and making stuff in general at my namesake blog here (I often wish I’d had the forethought to come up with a more […]

winter inspiration: fabrics

winter inspiration: fabrics

Hi there! I’m Brienne. I’m new to blogging and I’m doing it over here: www.briennemoody.typepad.com. I live in a remote wilderness area where there are no movie theaters, all-night grocery stores or fabric shops. It is beautiful where I live but it’s a bit isolating too. So being a part of the KCW community  is […]