Helen J's Profile
Welcome to From Linen Press to Dress!
I produce one-of-a-kind garments made from upcycled goodies you’d expect to find in a linen press – from sheets to doilies to tablecloths and cushion covers, the options are boundless. My philosophy is based on waste reduction, ethical clothing manufacture and a love of feminine and vintage styles. I love that the fabric that goes into each garment I make had a completely different life previously and I use this in the design process, hanging the item on my wall until it forms itself into something in my mind. Using original patterns is a challenging but rewarding process and allows me to create unique pieces that are suited to the fabric. If you’ve got that item you can’t bear to part with, let me custom make it into a garment for you! I can be contacted via Etsy conversations or via Facebook at...
- Joined March 28, 2012