When I was a child my mother, a fashion designer, had an idea of opening up a clothing boutique in the den of our house. She wanted the flexibility of being able to work from home and raise four mischievous children at the same time. As a result of this “Designers Den” came to fruition over 25 years ago. My childhood was filled with beautiful fabrics, buttons, lace and zippers among many things. The sound of the sewing machine became almost comforting since I knew my mother was within my reach at anytime. Over the years she created the most beautiful haute couture dresses and gowns I have ever seen. My mother eventually closed the boutique, once we all graduated from high school and made our way to college.
The attic of my parent’s house is filled with all of my mother’s wonderful vintage fabrics and supplies. I promised her I would help clean out the attic and in conjunction with her, thought it would be a…
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