Halloween is just around the corner! Are your kids' costumes ready yet? If you are looking for some last minute inspiration, be sure to check out our patterns group on Facebook where our members are sharing all kinds of creative costume ideas. Who knew that Halloween could be so cute?!
Our first pattern release this week is for both boys AND girls!! We now feature Cameron Costume Cloak Set for kids. This awesome pattern has a long cloak and short capelet, and features 4 collar options (Simple, High Back, Short, and Dracula) and 2 hood styles (Rounded and Pointed). You will never need another cape pattern again!
On Wednesday we released three new baby patterns. First we have Baby Willow's Wrap Jacket. Winter is almost here so bundle your little one up in this ultra cute wrap jacket. The jacket can be reversible and also features options for longer sleeves to fold up to show off your lining fabric. Next we have Baby Malyn's Pretty Peasant Dress. It is a fun fast sew! It features a shirred waist, 3 sleeve lengths and an optional sash. Baby Willow's and Malyn's are available in size NB - 18/24 months. Last, we have a new baby boy pattern, Baby Andrew's Longalls, available in size NB-4T. This must-have jonjon has three optional pockets, snaps on the legs and straps, and extra length on the legs to fold up into stylish cuffs. So much cuteness for your little ones!
Who's ready for a funky new dancewear pattern?!? Parker's Parachute pants are unique and sure to be loved by your little prince OR princess! Use Spandex or knit fabrics and pair them with one of the fun dancewear tops in our shop for a fun mix-and-match look! Size 2T-8. Parker's is on sale for 30% off until Sunday.
On the Blog
We have a special blog post for you from all of the staff at CKC! Please read, enjoy, and share!
Have you tried our FREE Marilyn's Slim Fit Peasant Dress pattern that's available on fabric.com? It is one of our fan favorites, especially for beginners! We have had several fans ask the best way to attach a sash to a simple peasant dress, so this week on the blog we showed you how!
Who is ready for a contest?? We have been seeing some AMAZING Halloween costumes in our group, so let's have a little fun. Upload your child wearing his/her CKC costume on our Facebook wall, name the character and pattern, and tag us. We're going to have a winner in each category listed in the photo above!! Contest ends Sunday, November 2 at 11:59 pm edt. Winners will win a 3-pattern pack and will be announced the following Monday.
Our Monthly Mixup includes 5 fall-themed patterns in one little order. Monthly Mixup will run for the entire month of October and if it does well, look for another one next month! As long as you guys love it, we'll keep doing it. This is a great stash builder and a fun way to try out some new patterns. Even if you already own one or two patterns, it's still a great deal on the package. Note that none of these patterns will be on sale for a half-off weekend anytime soon!
This weekend we have Serena's Stripwork Double Layer Dress on sale for 50% off! Serena's is a reverse knot dress with lots of twirl! Our knot dresses are really cute layered over a long sleeve tee or peasant for colder weather, and you can even pair it with some frilly boutique pants.
Then in addition to Serena's, we also have Landry's Stripwork Knit and Woven Dress on sale for 50% off this weekend!
Landry's is knit on top and woven on bottom, making it comfy and super cute! It has three sleeve options, a fun stripwork skirt, and a unique ruffled bib that she is sure to love! Landry's is a fun way to show off all those holiday prints!
That's all for our Weekly Wound Up. We hope you have an enjoyable weekend and a safe Halloween!
Let's Create! ~ Kristen