why I Sew- Stacey of Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts

why I Sew- Stacey of Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts

Hi, Stacey here today to tell you about why I sew.  Honestly, this should really be titled, “Why Don’t I Sew” because I could probably ramble on for a book’s length about why I do sew.  1.  Zippered Dragon Vest        2.  Schoolboy Vest        3.  Angry Bird Backpack       […]

day two: kcw october 2015

day two: kcw october 2015

Welcome to day two of Kid’s Clothes Week! The project pool is filling up with amazing disguises, clothes with little disguised details, and just flat-out fantastic handmade duds. 1. C3P0 by Marnae 2. deer cat suit by Melissa 3. everything old is new again by Brienne 4. obi wan by Naii  The C3PO outfit just […]

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 […]

the kcw participant winner!

the kcw participant winner!

There were almost 400 of you signed up for this season’s KCW. The project pool is overflowing with amazing handmade clothes and costumes. So really everyone who participated is a winner, right?! But the person who actually won this season’s official participant giveaway is. . . . . Elise. Congratulations, Elise! You have won a beautiful […]

wrap up: kcw oct 2014

wrap up: kcw oct 2014

That’s a wrap folks! Another fantastic season of Kid’s Clothes Week has flooded the internet with creative and beautiful handmade children’s clothes. Season after season you blow me away with your creativity and your skills! Some of my favorites from the season are pictured below. The first collages showcases a beautiful and super modern fall pallette: rich […]

day seven: kcw oct 2014

day seven: kcw oct 2014

It’s here: the last day of Kid’s Clothes Week! Whether you made tons of cute clothes or ripped out the same seam everyday, pat yourself on the back for a job well done!  It’s not every week that you get to devote some time each day to creative pursuits. Being creative, making things, sewing Elsa costumes:)  is hard work. […]