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A long time ago (though not very far away)I started my first business, making quilts, bags and generally anything that could be made out of patches. I loved it, it was fun and I used almost exclusively remnants and roll-ends of fabrics.

I loved the recyclingness (grammar police? shush!) of it and I loved the unexpectedness of creating. What I made came from what I had, what I could find. Nothing was really planned and a huge element of luck and chance influenced the final results.

I drifted. I explored different directions, I had a lot of fun, but now it is time to come home.

All pieces here are made from salvaged materials that would otherwise have been thrown away, organic and/or fairtrade materials, vintage fabrics and…

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  • Joined September 9, 2011

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cotton, linen, velvet

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About

Hi there!

A long time ago (though not very far away)I started my first business, making quilts, bags and generally anything that could be made out of patches. I loved it, it was fun and I used almost exclusively remnants and roll-ends of fabrics.

I loved the recyclingness (grammar police? shush!) of it and I loved the unexpectedness of creating. What I made came from what I had, what I could find. Nothing was really planned and a huge element of luck and chance influenced the final results.

I drifted. I explored different directions, I had a lot of fun, but now it is time to come home.

All pieces here are made from salvaged materials that would otherwise have been thrown away, organic and/or fairtrade materials, vintage fabrics and other recycled, upcycled, reused elements that need a new life.

I hope to show that living lightly can be luxurious.


I am, by the way, also

http://www.etsy.com/shop/paperspill
http://www.etsy.com/shop/overspill
http://www.etsy.com/shop/fabricoverspill
http://www.etsy.com/shop/terracottatoys
http://www.etsy.com/shop/englishgentleman
http://www.etsy.com/shop/carolinehardy

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