Tag Archives: KCWC

The Fancy Pants Leggings – Coming Soon

Hello! I’m making really good progress on my first pattern. I had an amazing group of testers and the final pattern should be available in the next week. I’ve spent a lot of time on this pattern and also learning … Continue reading

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The Tardy Cardi

This cardigan was the last thing I made during KCWC last October. I finished everything except the buttonholes on day 7. As I didn’t finish it until late in the evening I decided to save those for another day. It turned … Continue reading

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Ghetto Groundhog

These trousers may look rather familiar – only a few days ago I showed you Casper’s sweatpants, made with a very cool thrifted hoody. As I only used the sleeves for those I was able to make something for Rowan … Continue reading

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Ghetto Blaster Sweatpants

Last week I struck gold at the thrift shop and found this amazing grey hoodie with a ghetto blaster / industrial print on it. It’s so soft on the inside and only cost £4 – sometimes even poor quality well … Continue reading

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Big Baby in the Hood Jacket

Kids Clothing Week Challenge has been running for 5 days now and this is the first thing I’ve got to show you. I loved taking part last time and had high hopes for this week but, for various reasons, haven’t … Continue reading

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Next Stop London

After a lovely break in London I returned keen to make something with the ‘Next Stop London’ line by designer Laurie Wisbrun. As I’ve mentioned before I was lucky enough to win half a yard of each fabric in the … Continue reading

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Urban Duck Hoodie

I’ve taken Rowan to ‘Sing and Sign’ classes for a few months now and one of the first signs he learnt was duck. He still does it every time he spots a duck, so when I was browsing Etsy for … Continue reading

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Stripey Jersey Jim Jams

Today is the first day of ‘Kids Clothes Week Challenge’, hosted by the Elsie Marley blog, and I am amazed to find that I managed to complete an outfit already. Normally it takes days for one complete item to emerge … Continue reading

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To Market To Market for Treasure Pocket Pants

When my copy of the long awaited ‘Sewing for Boys‘ book first arrived, and I skimmed through it excitedly, this was one of my favourite items in there along with the Henry Shirt. What I love about both of them … Continue reading

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