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I have been making clothes since 1974, the day after Abba won the Eurovision song contest. I designed and made new costumes for the girls because I didn't like theirs. I was 4 years old!
From then on I made my school uniform and family members came to me for evening dresses and ballgowns for all their big events.

For some reason my entire business and life plan went out of the window when planning my own wedding. I made my post box and got so many compliments I started to sell them through friends, and now through Etsy. I'm still sewing, but random designs of a quirky nature, everyday things I just want to make prettier.

I try to only make one of each item for customers, I'm not interested in doing bulk orders as it would make me feel like this was a job. And that's not the way I roll. I do what I do because I love it and the moment I stop enjoying what I make,…

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  • Born on May 8
  • Joined May 20, 2011

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Cotton, paper, card, felt, linen

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About

I have been making clothes since 1974, the day after Abba won the Eurovision song contest. I designed and made new costumes for the girls because I didn't like theirs. I was 4 years old!
From then on I made my school uniform and family members came to me for evening dresses and ballgowns for all their big events.

For some reason my entire business and life plan went out of the window when planning my own wedding. I made my post box and got so many compliments I started to sell them through friends, and now through Etsy. I'm still sewing, but random designs of a quirky nature, everyday things I just want to make prettier.

I try to only make one of each item for customers, I'm not interested in doing bulk orders as it would make me feel like this was a job. And that's not the way I roll. I do what I do because I love it and the moment I stop enjoying what I make, I'll stop making it.

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