kcw trends: colors

kcw trends: colors

When I started browsing through the project pool to begin preparing this post, I had a preconception that I would find springy florals and sherbert colors sprinkled throughout.  And there were those for sure, but I was a little floored that each page clearly showed the true color trend for KCW Spring 2014: Green and […]

kcw trends: patterns

kcw trends: patterns

There were so many incredible projects in the Kids Clothes Week project pool this year!!  It appears that everyone was eager to dive into their spring sewing, regardless of what the spring weather looked like for each of us.  Here are a few patterns that kept making the rounds this season. The Geranium.  So classic, so many […]

kcw Theme: Mini Me!

kcw Theme: Mini Me!

Hi Kids Clothes Week enthusiasts! It’s Renee here again from Nearest the Pin. The team have a few fun round up posts planned and todays is the first. Whew! I have to say, the project pool was an amazing place to spend some time. I’m sure you’ll agree that the wealth of talent and productivity was […]

kcw april 2014: wrap up

kcw april 2014: wrap up

The April 2014 edition of Kid’s Clothes Week has come and gone. As usual it was absolutely amazing! There were almost 500 of you signed up and sewing away for seven days. The quality (and quantity!) of handmade clothes you made was absolutely unreal. 1. color block flip by Raphaelle 2. elsa ballon by Raphaelle […]

the winner of the first ever participant giveaway!

the winner of the first ever participant giveaway!

We were just shy of 500 participants for KCW April 2014! Super amazing, right?! If you haven’t had time to go through the project pool properly–mark your favorites, cheer people on with a comment or two, and discover some awesome new sewers (and blogs!)–well then set aside some time to put your feet up and […]

day seven: kcw april 2014

day seven: kcw april 2014

Woo Hoo! Today is the last day of Kid’s Clothes Week! How did it go this time around? Mistake after mistake? One fantastic finished garment after another? Just a little bit of sewing 1. cloudy jacket by Emily 2. beep! beep! little geranium by Roxanne 3. butterfly dress by Anna  4. cat nessie top by Jessica […]