I am a fabric/textile addict. Silk dupioni, velvet, charmeuse, midori ribbon, vintage lace, barkcloth, seersucker, linen, cashmere, wool, dotted swiss, matelasse, tulle....
There is no stopping me when I come upon any of these items (and more - the list could go on and on!). When my daughter moved out, I turned her bedroom into a craft room, in order to house all my treasures. And lately I’ve started collecting vintage trims, and rhinestone/pearl jewelry. That being said, is the reason I came up with my latest sewing endeavor.
I remember my first trip to a fabric store with my mother when I was in grade school, and how I fell in love with some sweet flowered cotton fabric that I took home with me, not knowing if I would ever do anything with it. I did – and made two pillows. From there I went on to embroidery, cross stitch, sewing clothes in high school, to…
- Born on January 15
- Joined November 22, 2010