Sofie Skein's Profile
Hello! I'm Sofie, the creator of Bonjour Poupette. I live in a fishing village on the Oregon Coast with my husband, Nicolas, and our beloved rescue cat, Monsieur Chaton.
I grew up next door to my family's veterinary clinic on the edge of the Cascades. Animals, both wild and domestic, have always been intrinsic to my world, part of my family, and my greatest teachers. I have fond memories of nursing orphaned porcupines and taking naps on the back of my pinto pony while he grazed on our lawn.
I've had a lifelong, wide-ranging passion for textiles which currently includes knitting with wool, floor loom weaving, making heirloom teddy bears and sewing frocks at every opportunity!
When I'm not in the studio I like to count herons, read books, take long walks, daydream, bake sourdough bread and…
- Born on January 28
- Joined March 6, 2010