Tuesday, April 24, 2012

KCWC Day 2: Fabric

Today's hour came in 5-10 minute snatches throughout the day.  A whole hour to sit down and do something I want without interruption sounds divine!  I didn't make as much progress as I'd hoped, but I did manage to:
  • add seam allowances to the patterns I traced yesterday,
  • pick out suitable fabric, and
  • launder the fabric.


The floral flannel and orange stretch terry are for Miss M's swimming cover-up and the plaid flannel and red stretch terry are for the Little Mister (with some tan flannel thrown in for good measure).  The flannels are from Black Friday at JoAnn a couple years ago and the terry cloths were in a box of knits I got at an estate sale last year.  It's nice to use up some of my stash!

3 comments:

  1. I've been slow to get much done for KCWC even though I'm participating so I think you're doing great! Can't wait to see the cover ups...thanks for sharing the link for LiEr's tutorial. I've added it to my list!

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  2. I'm confused. What is KCWC? Color me uneducated.....

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  3. KCWC stands for Kids Clothing Week Challenge. It's basically a sew-along featuring kids clothes and lasts a week! And I'm a very bad girl 'cause I never ever posted the finished results of mine! And at this point, probably never will. Oh dear...

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