I grew up around thrifty and creative parents. My dad made bunk beds, Christmas presents for my school teachers, swings, etc. He was always finxin' or riggin' something around the house. My mom sewed for me and my brothers and sisters from the time we were babies until we were grown. She made bonnets, holiday decorations, quilts, bags, sundresses, Halloween costumes, prom dresses, and even our wedding dresses. This is something that I have always appreciated about my childhood and it is now part of my adult life. I enjoy to creating; and now that I am a wife and mother of two imaginative sons and a fashionista daughter, I find myself constantly thinking about projects to create for my kids, our home, and those we love. Fabric, texture, patterns, and color inspire me.
When I am not sewing, thinking of projects to sew, or handcrafting my own patterns, I love to cook and eat, read,…
- Joined January 29, 2009