Wow, did your week fly by as fast as mine did? The holiday on Monday jumped us right ahead and here we are! We have a lot of new stuff to share with you from CKC this week, from new dying techniques to a bunch of dance wear releases, and even a fabric giveaway.
Our first new pattern this week is an adorable one, for sizes 2 to 14! Della's Drop Waist Dress and Tunic is a year-round pattern with endless possibilities to create your perfect look.. This pattern features 4 bodice options: solid, plain panel, pleated panel, and lace panel. Della's comes in tunic or dress length, and with four sleeve options (sleeveless, cap, short and long) you can never go wrong. You will be sure to love the embellishment options including piping, ric rac, and lace. And for even more fun there are optional button tab accents and a Peter Pan collar option. Mix and match the options in Della's to create over 500 different styles, all from one pattern!
Yesterday we released a ton of dance patterns! There something for everyone...
First is Jennifer's Jazz top. Looking for comfort with style and class? Look no further! This fun new pattern is sure to be a hit in the studio! The cinched double ruffle back is what sets this top apart from the rest. Jennifer’s comes in two length options: sports bra and tank!
Next up we have Meadow's Dance shorts! These are going to be your new go-to dance shorts pattern! This pattern offers three fun and totally different looks including a skirt ruffle, vertical leg ruffles and triple ruffles on the bum, The elastic waist makes for a clean and comfy finish.
Now let me tell you about Vivica's! This pattern is available in both girls AND women! Vivica’s is our fun new tank pattern that will take you from the gym to the beach! Wear this tank top over your favorite sports bra or bikini! Get two totally different looks with just one pattern. Vivica’s features a tie back option as well as a twist back option.
To go along with Vivica's we have our new "Break Dance not Hearts" cut file! Dance like nobody is watching! This super fun and youthful boom box is the perfect file for your favorite workout shirt, dance bag, leotard, hoodie, sweatshirt, anything! Throw back to the days of street dancing and beat boxing with this “Break dance, not hearts” design. So many options from a basic outline to layers of bright neon colors, there is no way you can’t make yours incredibly unique.
Lastly we have Kalista's Criss Cross 3-in-1. This one is such a hit with our dancers! Our 3-in-1 dance patterns all have to option of creating a sports bra, tank top and/or leotard. Get more bang for your buck! Kalista’s has the popular crossover bodice as well as criss cross back straps and a full coverage bum.
All five of these new dance wear patterns are 30% off through Sunday night!
On the Blog
Are you looking for some inspiration? Or something to simply brighten your day? Come enjoy our Hundred Acre Wood themed shoot by our friend over at Lucky One Photography! All outfits were made by our fabulous Stephanie Baker using CKC patterns. So much cuteness in one place!
We already showed you Della's Dropwaist Dress that released this week. It's adorable! It includes a lot of sweet features that are fabulous on their own. Sometimes it's fun to play around with added embellishments too, and one of our testers came up with this fun addition to Della's. Come join us on the blog where Megan Wachowski shows us how to add this bodice detail and bow!
Also on the blog this week, you can learn a new technique to make your creations even more one-of-a-kind! It's called ice dying! Our tutorial and time lapse video make it super easy to prepare for your first time. Plus, we have teamed up withParis Bebe Fabrics for a GIVEAWAY! Here's your chance to win two yards of the yummy knit fabric to practice your ice dying. (They also have it on sale this weekend, if you don't want to wait.) Come join in on the fun!
It's almost time for another Create Kids Couture Virtual Stitch Expo! They are kicking off their Fall Showcase on September 16 at 8 pm est. As always, they will have absolutely stunning outfits available. You can go check out their page for a few sneaks!
Guess what! We are now accepting European Orders on our website again! It's no longer necessary to email us for special invoices. Everyone can now order through our website without any issues. Please help us spread the news by sharing with all your sewing friends!
Have you had a chance to go check out our Designer Deals on the website? These are some of our favorite patterns we have hand-picked to be 50% off all month long! But don't wait too long to snatch them up or you might forget. There are some incredible styles to choose from and you can't beat half price!
Well, I think that's it for our Weekly Wound Up. As you shop the sales and new releases, don't forget about our automatic Tiered Pricing. The more you buy the more you save!
Happy shopping, and even better -- happy sewing!
Let's Create! ~ Kristen