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.

day two: kcw october 2015 // featured garments

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 blew me away! Who ever thought a costume for a shiny, gold, metal droid could be comfy–or cute! It almost makes me want a gold spandex outfit for myself…almost. That sweet fox in hot pink trainers is wearing an old dress disguised as a new one. Brienne simply sewed a wide panel on the bottom of a too short dress and voila! See this theme isn’t all costumes and spandex:) Ooo, maybe our next theme should be gold spandex!

day two: kcw october 2015 // featured garments

1. a rhino rowan by Kama  2. grey dance outfit by Monica 3. julia dress by Querida 4. elephant tee shirt by Marta 

Comfy seems to be the big trend this season. I hope there aren’t people out there who are scared of knits. They are super fun to work with and your kids will love wearing them. Starting with thicker knits (interlock or french terry for example) and making pants is a good way to get started with knits. Don’t start with a tissue thin jersey! There will be too many tears and KCW is not about making you cry. But then again, it’s not all wine and straight seams either:)

I was featured on KCW // october 2015

Sorry, I forgot to give you this badge yesterday. If your work is pictured above, or featured any time this season, please slap this badge on your blog and tell everyone how awesome you are.

the winner of the KCW giveaway

The winner of the Miss Matatabi giveaway is Alissa Schade. Congratulation Alissa, you have won an $80 gift certificate to the Miss Matatabi etsy shop. Have fun filling up your shopping cart! We are all green with envy.

Have you done the Chateau Sew & Sew scavenger hunt yet? What are you waiting for? It could be your lucky day! You could win 5 yards of some gorgeous Cotton + Steel fabric. How can you say no to that?!

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  • Reply Sewing Stadium October 20, 2015 at 1:18 pm

    Did you see Katy’s c3po costume on Top Stitchers!? Talk about gold spandex :-O

  • Reply Melissa October 20, 2015 at 5:56 pm

    Such amazing inspiration already! Thanks so much for featuring my little deer. I am already amazed at what has been made. 

  • Reply Marta October 21, 2015 at 3:18 am

    Wow, I cannot believe my elephant is there with such great outfits… Thanks for featuring it! Great, great, great ideas around here!!

  • Reply Diariodenaii October 21, 2015 at 4:49 am

    What a surprise ! Thanks for  featuring my Obi :)))! 

  • Reply Kama Clark October 23, 2015 at 1:29 am

    Wow – thanks so much for featuring my t-shirt. So exciting for me as a newby to KCW to be featured alongside such sewing awesomeness! And of course my son is thrilled that his soft toy monkey got chosen! 😉 

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