Welcome to Ollie and Rose. Here's a brief on how my shop got started... I took my first sewing class in middle school, where I made a plush whale. I continued taking sewing in high school and stopped sewing until I had my kids. I picked sewing back up as a creative outlet and a way to have some "mom" time.
Each creature I make is truly one of a kind and has a personality all their own (most of my creations are inspired by my kids). I do not use a pattern for anything I make. I have a vision and draw it up and my lovely husband helps me cut it out.
I'm just as passionate about the environment as I am sewing, so I create eco-friendly items, using a variety of materials such as upcycled sweaters, vintage and upcycled fabrics (all prewashed by me), vintage buttons, eco felt, fleece, poly fill, and anything else I have that can add to the appearance of the...
- Joined March 10, 2011