Anne Hollond's Profile
Indie vinyl designer and seamstress. Letterpresser. Adventurer.
I've been designing and sewing with vinyl fabrics since 1999. I saw a craft segment on double-sided oilcloth placemats on Martha Stewart Living. The oilcloth spoke to me. (Or perhaps I just imagined that. It was a scorching hot summer day, we had recently moved into an old farmhouse in rural Kansas with no air conditioning, and I was spending countless sweaty hours home alone rocking a restless newborn baby and watching HGTV.)
I found oilcloth online and placed an order (my very first internet order for anything), and I hoped that the baby would be blissfully ignorant of the many profanities I used while figuring things out with my sewing machine. In record time, I whipped up some swanky placemats. I was hooked. After making a few other oilcloth projects using other people's patterns, I…
- Born on April 26
- Joined November 30, 2008