It sounds like pretty much everybody across the country has started school now, and fall sewing is in full swing! We are seeing a myriad of posts about Halloween costumes in our patterns group and I love all the fun fabrics that make their way out at this time of year! If you haven't started thinking about costumes yet, be sure to come join us because the creativity is in full force!
Your tween is going to love Jaclyn's Jumper Dress! It’s perfect for school or church, or just hanging out with friends! Jaclyn’s features snaps or buttons on the straps, roomy inseam pockets, and an adorable bow on the front bodice pocket. You can use all one fabric for a sophisticated jumper, or mix it up with her favorite prints for a fun one-of-kind look you can't find anywhere else! The layering peasant dress is even included in the pattern! She will love having several that she can mix and match.
Brenda's Bubble Sleeve Top is now available for women and tweens! This adorable pattern is perfect for layering under all of your favorite CKC dresses. Featuring a fun bubble sleeve, ruched ruffle, and options for 3/4- or long-sleeve, you'll be making these for every outfit this fall and winter! Use all one color for a simple look or go crazy with many prints for a one-of-a-kind look you can't find anywhere else! This patterns is designed for use with knit fabrics.
This week we also released Heather's Ruffled Raglan in tween and women sizes! We've taken the simple knit raglan t-shirt and brought it to a level only Create Kids Couture can do, by adding ruffles! This fun and comfortable pattern includes the simple raglan and the ruffled raglan t-shirt, 2 sleeve lengths, and several hem variations. It's also a great pattern for upcycling tees!
Our next new releases are still on sale for 30% off! The all-new Haven's Hoodie Dress is now available in women's! With an oversized circle hood and two length options, you will be cozy and warm for the upcoming cool weather! Best part? You can use sweatshirt fabric or a fun knit!
And what goes perfectly with comfy hoodies? LEGGINGS! Priscilla's Ruched or Cuffed Leggings are now available in tween and women's sizes! You will need these in every color this year--the perfect addition to any pattern collection!
And what about something cute and sweet? Daphne's Women's Bubble Skirt is adorable for all seasons! This all-woven design includes shirred and elastic casing instructions. Pair it with your favorite top and some tights...and you have a great fall outfit!
On the Blog
We have two hot topics on the blog this week! First, come see how to "fussy cut" a bed sheet like we did to make this shirt. Then you can stick around to watch our video on attaching sleeves and a collar to our button up shirts such as Porter's, Candice's, and Eric's. Click here to see it all!
We have a new Monthly Mix-Up available! Our September bundle includes six patterns that are perfect to get you ready for Fall: Tanya's, Keria's, Kenadi's, Peyton's, Hazel's, and Brinley's. Together, these patterns would normally cost you $46, but if you buy them this month in our September Monthly Mix-up, you pay only $18 total for six patterns!
Now is your chance to earn ribbons and free patterns, all while contributing to a worthy cause! Our Virtual World Fair is open to all sewists everywhere. There are just a few weeks left to send in your entries, so don't delay! You can find all you need to know about our CKC Virtual World Fair at the link here.
Our next Sew-Along pattern will be Royal's Princess Leotard, which means that it is on sale for 50% off, this weekend only! The Sew-Along begins on Monday in our Sew-Alongs group, so be sure to grab the pattern and come join in on the fun!
Our first half-off pattern this week is for the boys! Landon’s Knit Pants are the perfect new staple for your boy with a cute hipster style! These pants are super comfy and designed to fit perfectly just for boys! Landon’s also features an optional drawstring and instructions for getting the sizing just right. You will love how easy it is to make these trendy pants that are fitted but not too snug. Landon’s can be paired with a cool button-up or jacket and then your little guy will be all ready to go! Get Landon's for 50% off, this weekend only!
Our next sale pattern is Roxy's Fitted Blazer, in toddler, tween, and women sizes! Be prepared for all the compliments you will receive with this adorable blazer! With long and short length options and regular and cuffed sleeves included, it is easy to customize and will become your go-to accessory for the perfect touch to every outfit! Mix up fabrics depending on your mood and the season!
Lulu's Tiered Knit Jumper is our final pattern on sale this weekend. This cute and comfy jumper will be your go-to this fall! Featuring 2 skirt options-- simple skirt and mega-twirly tiered skirt-- you can make several versions for different occasions! Lulu's is written for knits and you can mix and match to create the perfect knit dress she will love!
With all of these great patterns on sale, as well as our new releases, don't forget that tiered pricing goes into effect automatically without a code, so the more you spend the more you save!
Thanks for another great week at CKC!
Let's Create! ~ Kristen