Following an unusual career path that includes running away with the circus, training as a carpenter and working as a bank manager, Manda discovered her true passion for all things textile whilst expecting her first daughter five years ago.
An interest in traditional quilting led to a fast growing obsession with fabrics and in turn to the joys of both craft blogs and on line fabric shopping!
After a few years of writing her successful blog (www.treefalldesign.typepad.com) and selling her original designs through a number of international outlets as well as her own Etsy store, Manda was approached by the publishers of the sewing magazine Sew Hip and asked to join the team as the founding Editor.
The addition of her second daughter has meant that Manda has now refocused her attentions once again on designing and making her own products for the retail market, allowing her to return to her main love of…
- Born on June 8
- Joined November 5, 2005