SET SAIL TOP & a giveaway

SET SAIL TOP & a giveaway

Hi Everyone. It is Jolanda again from the Dutch blog jurkenenshirtjes to inspire you for the toy theme of this seasons KCW. For my inspiration post I could pick a pattern from Oliver+S. The pattern of the sailboat top gave me the inspiration to mix in the theme of toys. Also I definitely wanted to work […]

A ZIP LINE DRESS & a giveaway

A ZIP LINE DRESS & a giveaway

Aside from resting my iron on my designers curve ruler when I thought it was on the cradle and thinking as my sewing room smelled funny “that old iron of mine has finally bit the dust” (hint: it had, because I was, at that moment, melting a ruler with it) my daughter’s dress was a […]

SLEEVE DRIVING & a giveaway

SLEEVE DRIVING & a giveaway

Hi Everyone, it’s Anne again from Sofilantjes. I was asked to sew something up to inspire you. Hopefully I can. The last post I wrote was more about girls than boys, so I though this time I will make it all about the boy, my big Hero. For my inspiration post I was allowed to choose a […]

DRESSING LIKE YOUR TOYS!

DRESSING LIKE YOUR TOYS!

I jumped at the chance to talk about costumes for this season’s theme. You can read about my love  and angst for the creative process of costume-making. I love costumes. I love creating them. I have a stack of off-white gauze and crushed forest green velvet sitting next to my machine for this season. My fabric […]

SEWING TOYS YOU CAN WEAR!

SEWING TOYS YOU CAN WEAR!

Hey sewing world! I’m Karly from Paisley Roots and I’m here today to talk about incorporating toys into your kids clothing. Basically making a wearable busy book!  1. Telephone Shirt 2. Clock Sweater 3. Artists Palette 3-D applique has seemed to be the biggest technique to emerge when I was looking around the web at inspiration. Velcro toys, movable hands, […]

PRINTING WITH YOUR TOYS!

PRINTING WITH YOUR TOYS!

Clothes and toy stamps Hi everyone, it’s Jolanda of “Jurkenenshirtjes“. I would like to give you some inspirations for the Toys theme. You can think of so much ways to combine toys and children’s clothes and you can let your creativity flow! What I think is mainly the challenge when making children’s clothes is to […]